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  • Failure Is Not an Option
    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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  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
    The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (English, Paperback) William Kamkwamba, Bryan Mealer

    SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURED DIRECTED BY AND STARRING CHIWETEL EJIOFOR.

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  • The Design of Everyday Things
    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.Even the smartest among us can feel inept as we try to figure out the shower control in a hotel or attempt to navigate an unfamiliar television set or stove. When The Design of Everyday Things was published in 1988, cognitive scientist Don Norman...

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  • How to Draw
    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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  • The Electrician's Guide to the 17th Edition of the Iet Wiring Regulations BS 7671: 2008 Incorporating Amendment 3: 2015 and Part P of the Building Regulations
    The Electrician's Guide to the 17th Edition of the Iet Wiring Regulations BS 7671: 2008 Incorporating Amendment 3: 2015 and Part P of the Building Regulations (Paperback) John Whitfield, Andrew Hay-Ellis

    For years, electricians have relied on Whitfield's book. Unlike other publications, it does not assume that readers are fully conversant with electrical theory. This 4th Edition covers the latest Amendment 3:2015. It also benefits from the expertise of the co-author, Andrew Hay-Ellis (an established author + Chief Examiner at C&G).

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  • 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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  • Machine Learning
    Machine Learning (English, Paperback) Ethem Alpaydin

    Today, machine learning underlies a range of applications we use every day, from product recommendations to voice recognition -- as well as some we don't yet use everyday, including driverless cars. It is the basis of the new approach in computing where we do not write programs but collect data; the idea is to learn the algorithms for the tasks automatically from data. As computing devices grow...

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  • Making It, 2nd edition
    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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  • Cracking the PM Interview
    Cracking the PM Interview (English, Paperback) Gayle Laakmann McDowell $28.17 $39.95
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  • Engineering: A Very Short Introduction
    Engineering: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) David Blockley

    Engineering is part of almost everything we do - from the water we drink and the food we eat, to the buildings we live in and the roads and railways we travel on. In this Very Short Introduction, David Blockley explores the nature and practice of engineering, its history, its scope, and its relationship with art, science, and technology.

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  • Tesla
    Tesla (English, Paperback) W. Bernard Carlson

    Nikola Tesla was a major contributor to the electrical revolution that transformed daily life at the turn of the twentieth century. His inventions, patents, and theoretical work formed the basis of modern AC electricity, and contributed to the development of radio and television. Like his competitor Thomas Edison, Tesla was one of America's first celebrity scientists, enjoying the company of New...

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  • Isambard Kingdom Brunel
    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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  • The Wright Brothers
    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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  • Computing
    Computing (English, Paperback) Paul E. Ceruzzi

    A compact and accessible history, from punch cards and calculators to UNIVAC and ENIAC, the personal computer, Silicon Valley, and the Internet....

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  • The Great Stink of London
    The Great Stink of London (English, Paperback) Stephen Halliday

    A vivid account of the life and work of Sir Joseph Bazalgette, the engineer who designed and built the system of intercepting sewers, pumping stations and treatment works that cleaned up Victorian London.

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  • Inside Interesting Integrals
    Inside Interesting Integrals (English, Paperback) Paul J. Nahin

    What's the point of calculating definite integrals since you can't possibly do them all?.What makes doing the specific integrals in this book of value aren't the specific answers we'll obtain, but rather the methods we'll use in obtaining those answers;

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  • Bridging the Gap to University Mathematics
    Bridging the Gap to University Mathematics (English, Paperback) Edward Hurst, Martin Gould

    Written by students for students, this book offers a refreshing, new approach to making the transition into undergraduate-level mathematics or a similar numerate degree. The book contains chapters rich with worked examples and exercises.

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  • Engineering
    Engineering (English, Paperback) Natasha McCarthy

    Focusing on the impact of engineering on society and the world, this book details the development of the discipline, explains what makes an engineering mind, and shows how various aspects of our lives has been engineered: from gadgets to our national infrastructure.

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  • Engineering Mathematics Through Applications
    Engineering Mathematics Through Applications (English, Paperback) Kuldeep Singh

    This popular, world-wide selling textbook teaches engineering mathematics in a step-by-step fashion and uniquely through engineering examples and exercises which apply the techniques right from their introduction.

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  • Raven Rock
    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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