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The Perfect Vehicle: What It is about Motorcycles
The Perfect Vehicle: What It is about Motorcycles
by Melissa Pierson
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In a book that is "a must for anyone who has loved a motorcycle" (Oliver Sacks), Melissa Pierson captures in vivid, writerly prose the mysterious attractions of motorcycling. She sifts through myth and hyperbole: misrepresentations about danger, about... (read more)

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Spacefaring : the Human Dimension (01 Edition)
Spacefaring : the Human Dimension (01 Edition)
by Albert A. Harrison
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The stars have always called us, but only for the past forty years or so have we been able to respond by traveling in space. This book explores the human side of spaceflight: why people are willing to brave danger and hardship to go into space; how human... (read more)

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Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook: Faa-H-8083-1a (08 Edition)
Aircraft Weight and Balance Handbook: Faa-H-8083-1a (08 Edition)
by Federal Aviation Association
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Weight and balance is one of the most important factors affecting safety of flight. An overweight aircraft, or one whose center of gravity is outside the allowable limits, is inefficient and dangerous to fly. The responsibility for proper weight and... (read more)

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Jane's Aircraft Recognition Guide (5TH 07 Edition)
Jane's Aircraft Recognition Guide (5TH 07 Edition)
by Gunter Endres
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<p> The essential guide to the world's aircraft </p> <ul> <li>Over 500 color photographs</li> <li>Civilian and military aircraft</li> <li>Technical data</li> <li>Recognition silhouettes</li... (read more)

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Mach 1 and Beyond : the Illustrated Guide To High-speed Flight (95 Edition)
Mach 1 and Beyond : the Illustrated Guide To High-speed Flight (95 Edition)
by Larry Reithmaier
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This compelling book opens up the world of high-speed flight to readers who do not have extensive technical backgrounds. Covering both subsonic and supersonic flight, it demystifies the world of high-speed aerodynamics, flight principles, gas turbine... (read more)

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General Test Guide: The "Fast-Track" to Study for and Pass the FAA Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) General Knowledge Exam (General Test Guide)
General Test Guide: The "Fast-Track" to Study for and Pass the FAA Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) General Knowledge Exam (General Test Guide)
by Dale Crane
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The Fast Track series is designed to prepare applicants who are seeking Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certifications for the full range of material on each test of the series. Prospective test takers are supplied with questions that have been... (read more)

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Private Pilot Test Prep 2013-with Suppl. (12 - Old Edition)
Private Pilot Test Prep 2013-with Suppl. (12 - Old Edition)
by Asa Test Prep Board
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Pilot license candidates studying for the Private and Recreational Pilot FAA Knowledge Exam will find sample questions for every question in the Federal Aviation Administration exam database along with their answers and explanations, in this guide... (read more)

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Principles and Practice of Aviation Psychology (03 Edition)
Principles and Practice of Aviation Psychology (03 Edition)
by Pamela S. (ed.) Tsang
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Principles and Practice of Aviation Psychology is an important addition to the literature in aviation psychology. Covering the history of aviation to the actual pilot actions and tasks today, the editors have brought together a wonderful set of... (read more)

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Aircraft Basic Science (Student Study Guide) (7TH 93 Edition)
Aircraft Basic Science (Student Study Guide) (7TH 93 Edition)
by Michael J. Kroes
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The material in this text is designed primarily as a resource for students of aviation technology, who are preparing for FAA aircraft and powerplant maintenance certification. The text begins with a review of practical mathematics and a general... (read more)

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Commercial Aviation Safety
Commercial Aviation Safety
by Alexander T Wells
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COMMERCIAL AVIATION SAFETY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY It‘s a new world in commercial aviation safety. This fourth edition of the premier resource in the field is thoroughly revised and updated to serve the safety needs of commercial aviation in the... (read more)

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What Makes Airplanes Fly 2ND Edition
What Makes Airplanes Fly 2ND Edition
by Peter P Wegener
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Dealing with aerodynamics in the broadest sense, this book discusses, in addition to aeroplanes, the aerodynamics of cars and birds, and the motion of diverse objects through air and water. The fundamental notions of mechanics and fluid dynamics are... (read more)

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Private Pilot Rotorcraft Practical Test Standards: For Helicopter and Gyroplane FAA-S-8081-15a
Private Pilot Rotorcraft Practical Test Standards: For Helicopter and Gyroplane FAA-S-8081-15a
by Federal Aviation Administration (faa)
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ASA reprints the most current FAA Practical Test Standards (PTS) in this series of handy cockpit-sized guides. ASAs Private Pilot Rotorcraft Practical Test Standards book includes both Section 1 (for Helicopter) and Section 2 (for Gyroplane). The PTS... (read more)

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Our Future Travel
Our Future Travel
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American engineers and constructors have the experience and knowledge to solve the traffic problems that have begun to overwhelm us in recent decades; the daily traffic congestion and inadequate transit in cities, the congested and near bankrupt airlines,... (read more)

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Railroad Engineering 2ND Edition
Railroad Engineering 2ND Edition
by William Walter Hay
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This revision of the classic text on railroad engineering-considered the "bible" of the field for three decades-is the culmination of the author's 48 years of experience in railroad engineering, teaching, research, and consultation. It provides an upto... (read more)

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Aviation Maintenance Tech. Handbook -general (09 Edition)
Aviation Maintenance Tech. Handbook -general (09 Edition)
by Federal Aviat.
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The Aviation Maintenance Technician Handbooks Series is specifically tailored to provide the information necessary to prepare an applicant for FAA mechanic certification with airframe and powerplant ("A&P") ratings. This volume of the series... (read more)

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Far/Amt 2011: Federal Aviation Regulations for Aviation Maintenance Technicians (FAR/AMT: Federal Aviation Regulations for Aviation Maintenance Technicians)
Far/Amt 2011: Federal Aviation Regulations for Aviation Maintenance Technicians (FAR/AMT: Federal Aviation Regulations for Aviation Maintenance Technicians)
by Federal Aviation Admin
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As the most accurate and reliable regulatory reference on the market for aviation maintenance technicians (AMTs), this volume of the Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) and relevant Advisory Circulars clearly marks all changes from the previous year... (read more)

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Duttons Nautical Navigation 15TH Edition
Duttons Nautical Navigation 15TH Edition
by Benjamin Dutton
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As paper navigational charts are replaced by vector images on computer screens, magnetic compasses enhanced by digital flux gate technology, and chronometers joined by atomic clocks, the demand has been mounting for an extensive update to the classic... (read more)

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Frontiers of Space Exploration (Rev and ILL) (2ND 04 Edition)
Frontiers of Space Exploration (Rev and ILL) (2ND 04 Edition)
by Roger D. Launius
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Since the first rocket-technology experiments of the early 20th century, space exploration has captivated the world. Recent advances and setbacks have included the new discoveries from the Galileo mission, the Mars Global Surveyor's revelation that water... (read more)

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Helicopter Flying Handbook : Faa-H-8083-21a (12 Edition)
Helicopter Flying Handbook : Faa-H-8083-21a (12 Edition)
by Federal Aviation Administration
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This is the FAAand#8217;s primary resource for helicopter operations knowledge; it is essential reading for applicants preparing for the exams for private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a helicopter class rating. In addition to... (read more)

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Inside Nasa (94 Edition)
Inside Nasa (94 Edition)
by Howard E. Mccurdy
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Inside NASA explores how an agency praised for its planetary probes and expeditions to the moon became notorious for the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger and a series of other malfunctions. Using archival evidence as well as in-depth interviews... (read more)

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