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  • How to Draw by Scott Robertson
    How to Draw (English, Paperback) Scott Robertson

    Provides instruction on drawing objects and environments from the imagination, constructing accurate perspective grids, and experimenting with various mediums.

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  • Failure Is Not an Option by Gene Kranz
    Failure Is Not an Option (English, Paperback) Gene Kranz

    This memoir of a veteran NASA flight director tells riveting stories from the early days of the Mercury program through Apollo 11 (the moon landing) and Apollo 13, for both of which Kranz was flight director....

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  • Raven Rock by Garrett M Graff
    Raven Rock (English, Hardback) Garrett M Graff

    The eye-opening true story of the government's secret plans to survive and rebuild after a catastrophic attack on US soil?a narrative that spans from the dawn of the nuclear age to today. ...

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  • My Inventions by Nikola Tesla
    My Inventions (English, Paperback) Nikola Tesla

    The Croatian-American inventor recounts the story of his life, from his schooling and work in Europe to development of the alternating-current induction motor. Includes "The Problem of Increasing Human Energy."

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  • New Dark Age by James Bridle
    New Dark Age (English, Hardback) James Bridle

    How the Information Age destroys knowledge

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  • Ignition! by John Drury Clark
    Ignition! (English, Paperback) John Drury Clark

    This newly reissued debut book in the Rutgers University Press Classics imprint is the story of the search for a rocket propellant which could be trusted to take man into space. Acclaimed scientist and sci-fi author John D. Clark writes with irreverent and eyewitness immediacy about the development of the explosive fuels strong enough to negate the relentless restraints of gravity.

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  • Milling by Harold Hall
    Milling (English, Paperback) Harold Hall

    A comprehensive introduction to the milling machine, assuming no previous experience, by one of Model Engineers' Workshop magazine's leading authorities. Eight projects lead prospective model engineers through all of the techniques involved; each project is extensively illustrated with step-by-step photographs and workshop drawings.

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  • OCR Design and Technology for AS/A Level by John Grundy
    OCR Design and Technology for AS/A Level (Paperback) John Grundy, Sharon McCarthy

    Inspire your students to tackle the iterative design process with creativity and confidence, using a textbook that delivers the knowledge, understanding and skills they need for the 2017 OCR Design & Technology AS and A-level specifications.

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  • The Design of Everyday Things by Donald A. Norman
    The Design of Everyday Things (English, Paperback) Donald A. Norman

    A fully updated and expanded edition of Don Norman's classic and influential work, which pioneered the application of cognitive science to design.

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  • Making It, 2nd edition by Chris Lefteri
    Making It, 2nd edition (English, Paperback) Chris Lefteri

    Explains over 100 production methods. With diagrams, case studies and step-by-step photographs of the manufacturing process, this title uses contemporary design as a vehicle to describe production processes. It lists their pros and cons, suitable production volumes, costs involved, speed of production, relevant materials and typical applications.

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  • Leonardo da Vinci by Leonardo da Vinci
    Leonardo da Vinci (English, Hardback) Leonardo da Vinci

    Provides the reader with an insight into the life and work of one of history's most intriguing figures, Leonardo Da Vinci. Almost all of his work is presented in this volume - from his paintings and frescos, to detailed reproductions of his remarkable encrypted notebooks.

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  • Shock Of The Old by David Edgerton
    Shock Of The Old (English, Paperback) David Edgerton

    Presents the history of technology that casts aside the usual stories of inventions and focuses instead on what people actually use. This book assesses the relationship of technology and society, using unrecognized examples such as Spanish synthetic petrol, Japanese rickshaws, American gas chambers, Soviet tractors and Turkish battleships.

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  • NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract Option A: Price contract with activity schedule by NEC
    NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract Option A: Price contract with activity schedule (English, Paperback) NEC

    Option A is a priced contract with an activity schedule where the risk of carrying out the work at the agreed prices is largely borne by the contractor. This document contains all the clauses, the shorter schedule of cost components and contract data, relevant to an option A contract....

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  • Machine Learners by Adrian Mackenzie
    Machine Learners (English, Hardback) Adrian Mackenzie

    If machine learning transforms the nature of knowledge, does it also transform the practice of critical thought?

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  • The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
    The Wright Brothers (Paperback) David McCullough

    Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize David McCullough tells the dramatic story-behind-the-story about the brothers who taught the world how to fly.

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  • Tesla by Richard Munson
    Tesla (English, Hardback) Richard Munson

    Though Tesla's inventions transformed our world, his true originality is shown in the visionary ambitions he failed to achieve.

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  • Professor Porsche's Wars by Karl Ludvigsen
    Professor Porsche's Wars (English, Paperback) Karl Ludvigsen

    In-depth, richly illustrated account of Ferdinand Porsche's design and production for the military .

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  • My Inventions and Other Writings by Nikola Tesla
    My Inventions and Other Writings (English, Paperback) Nikola Tesla

    Includes three additional articles by the author which were published in "The Electrical Experimenter" magazine and represent the breadth of his interests: "Tesla would pour Lightning from Airships to Consume Foe" (1916), "The Action of The Eye" (1893), "The Problem of Increasing Human Energy" (1900).

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  • How Transformative Innovations Shaped the Rise of Nations by Gerard Tellis
    How Transformative Innovations Shaped the Rise of Nations (English, Hardback) Gerard Tellis, Stav Rosenzweig

    Over the last 2,000 years, critical innovations have transformed various small regions into global powers. But they have faded when they did not embrace the next big innovation. Gerard J. Tellis and Stav Rosenzweig argue in ?How Transformative Innovations Shaped the Rise of Nations' that openness to new ideas and people, competition and empowerment of individuals are key drivers in the development and adoption of transformative innovations.

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  • Isambard Kingdom Brunel by Colin Maggs
    Isambard Kingdom Brunel (English, Paperback) Colin Maggs

    There is little disagreement that Isambard Kingdom Brunel was a towering genius of the Victorian age, but what about the man behind the reputation?

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