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9780750650175 | 1 edition (Routledge, February 11, 2013), cover price $59.95

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Product Description: The first edition of this ground breaking reference work was the most comprehensive reference source available about the key aspects of the satellite applications field. This updated second edition covers the technology, the markets, applications and regulations related to satellite telecommunications, broadcasting and networking―including civilian and military systems; precise satellite navigation and timing networks (i...read more

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9783319233871 | 2 pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, July 11, 2017), cover price $1498.50 | About this edition: The first edition of this ground breaking reference work was the most comprehensive reference source available about the key aspects of the satellite applications field.

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Product Description: The revealing backstory of spaceflight before the establishment of NASA.NASA's history is a familiar story, culminating with the agency successfully landing men on the moon in 1969, but its prehistory is an important and rarely told tale...read more

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9781472911179 | Bloomsbury Sigma, January 12, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: NASA's history is a familiar story, culminating with the agency successfully landing men on the moon in 1969, but its prehistory is an important and rarely told tale.

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9781472911247 | Bloomsbury Sigma, April 4, 2017, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The revealing backstory of spaceflight before the establishment of NASA.

Product Description: The second edition provides an update of the recent developments in classical and computational solid mechanics. The structure of the book is also updated to include five new areas: Fundamental Principles of Thermodynamics and Coupled Thermoelastic Constitutive Equations at Large Deformations, Functional Thermodynamics and Thermoviscoelasticity, Thermodynamics with Internal State Variables and Thermo-Elasto-Viscoplasticity, Electro-Thermo-Viscoelasticity/Viscoplasticity, and Meshless Method...read more

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9789814713641 | 2 edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, March 31, 2017), cover price $178.00 | About this edition: The second edition provides an update of the recent developments in classical and computational solid mechanics.

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9789814713658 | 2 edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, March 31, 2017), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The second edition provides an update of the recent developments in classical and computational solid mechanics.

Product Description: Performance of the Jet Transport Airplane: Analysis Methods, Flight Operations, and Regulations presents a detailed and comprehensive  treatment of  performance  analysis techniques for jet transport airplanes. Uniquely, the book describes key operational and regulatory procedures and constraints that directly impact the performance of commercial airliners...read more

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9781118384862 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 27, 2017, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Performance of the Jet Transport Airplane: Analysis Methods, Flight Operations, and Regulations presents a detailed and comprehensive  treatment of  performance  analysis techniques for jet transport airplanes.

By Jeffrey P. Sutton (editor)

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9783319121901 | Springer Verlag, September 15, 2017, cover price $599.00

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9783319121925 | Pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, September 15, 2017), cover price $899.00

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Product Description: The world will always remember Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin for their first steps on the moon, yet few today hold in respect the sites that made these and other astronauts' journeys possible. Across the American landscape and on the lunar surface, many facilities and landing sites linked to the Apollo program remain unprotected...read more

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9780813062464 | Univ Pr of Florida, February 7, 2017, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The world will always remember Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin for their first steps on the moon, yet few today hold in respect the sites that made these and other astronauts' journeys possible.

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Product Description: This book captures the most exciting advances in the harnessing of space as a global resource. The authors track the growing number of space businesses and opportunities for investors, and the many possible benefits of spaceplanes, space stations and even space colonies...read more
By Ram Jakhu (editor)

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9783319392721 | Copernicus Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This book captures the most exciting advances in the harnessing of space as a global resource.

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Product Description: "If Hidden Figures has you itching to learn more about the women who worked in the space program, pick up Nathalia Holt's lively, immensely readable history, Rise of the Rocket Girls." --Entertainment WeeklyThe riveting true story of the women who launched America into space...read more

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9781410491374 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, August 10, 2016), cover price $31.99 | About this edition: Traces the pivotal achievements of the elite female science recruits at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where in the mid-20th century they transformed rocket design and enabled the creations of the first American satellites.
9780316338929 | Little Brown & Co, April 5, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: "If Hidden Figures has you itching to learn more about the women who worked in the space program, pick up Nathalia Holt's lively, immensely readable history, Rise of the Rocket Girls.

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9780316338905 | Back Bay Books, January 17, 2017, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: "If Hidden Figures has you itching to learn more about the women who worked in the space program, pick up Nathalia Holt's lively, immensely readable history, Rise of the Rocket Girls.

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Product Description: Technical know-how, quality of flight, exceptional aerodynamics, luxury, and comfort: Dassault Aviation has created legendary aircraft—the Mystère, Mirage, Falcon, and Rafale—for 100 years. Here is the story of that company, founded during WWI by Marcel Bloch, later Marcel Dassault, when, at 22, he created a new wooden propeller...read more

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9781419722813 | Harry N Abrams Inc, September 27, 2016, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Technical know-how, quality of flight, exceptional aerodynamics, luxury, and comfort: Dassault Aviation has created legendary aircraft—the Mystère, Mirage, Falcon, and Rafale—for 100 years.

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Product Description: As space ventures have become more numerous, leading scientists and theorists have offered ways of building a living habitat in a hostile environment, taking an ‘ecosystems’ view of space colonization. The contributors to this volume take a radical multi-disciplinary view of the challenge of human space colonization through the ongoing project Persephone...read more
By Rachel Armstrong (editor)

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9783319310404 | Springer Verlag, November 6, 2016, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: As space ventures have become more numerous, leading scientists and theorists have offered ways of building a living habitat in a hostile environment, taking an ‘ecosystems’ view of space colonization.

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Product Description: The next frontier in space exploration is Mars, the red planet. National Geographic goes years fast-forward to take a peek into the gravity-defying world of outer space with stunning photography, amazing visuals, and strong science...read more
By Leonard David and Ron Howard (foreword by)

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9781426217586 | Natl Geographic Society, October 25, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The next frontier in space exploration is Mars, the red planet.

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Product Description: This concise volume by a prominent mathematician offers an important survey of mathematical aspects of the theory of compressible fluids. The treatment is geared toward advanced undergraduates and graduate students in physics, applied mathematics, and engineering...read more

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9780486810164 | Dover Pubns, October 19, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This concise volume by a prominent mathematician offers an important survey of mathematical aspects of the theory of compressible fluids.

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Product Description: How have actual spaceships influenced the design of fictional ones like the Millenium Falcon and the Starship Enterprise? Did a fiction series in Collier's magazine really inspire us to create real-life space stations like Mir and the ISS? How have our depictions of space travel developed as the reality of space travel changed? In his new book Spaceships: An Illustrated History of the Real and the Imagined, Ron Miller shows that when it comes to manned spacecraft, art actually does imitate life and, even more bizarrely, life imitates art...read more

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9781588345776 | Smithsonian Inst Pr, October 18, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: How have actual spaceships influenced the design of fictional ones like the Millenium Falcon and the Starship Enterprise?

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Product Description: This expansive reference on the use of clean energy technologies in the aviation industry focuses on tools and solutions for maximizing the energy efficiency of aircrafts, airports, and other auxiliary components of air transit. Key topics range from predicting impacts of avionics and control systems to energy/exergy performance analyses of flight mechanics and computational fluid dynamics...read more
By Onder Altuntas (editor)

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9783319341798 | Springer Verlag, July 30, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: This expansive reference on the use of clean energy technologies in the aviation industry focuses on tools and solutions for maximizing the energy efficiency of aircrafts, airports, and other auxiliary components of air transit.

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Product Description: This book focuses on all of the major problems associated with the absence of body weight in space, by analyzing effects, adaption, and re-adaptation upon returning to Earth, using sound scientific principles embedded in a historical context...read more

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9783319328287 | Springer Verlag, November 8, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book focuses on all of the major problems associated with the absence of body weight in space, by analyzing effects, adaption, and re-adaptation upon returning to Earth, using sound scientific principles embedded in a historical context.

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Product Description: Our stories of industrial innovation tend to focus on individual initiative and breakthroughs. With Making Jet Engines in World War II, Hermione Giffard uses the case of the development of jet engines to offer a different way of understanding technological innovation, revealing the complicated mix of factors that go into any decision to pursue an innovative, and therefore risky technology...read more

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9780226388595 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 7, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Our stories of industrial innovation tend to focus on individual initiative and breakthroughs.

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Product Description: This book addresses the complex technical challenges presented by remote space mining in terms of robotics, remote power systems, space transport, IT and communications systems, and more. It also addresses the difficult oversight and regulatory issues that face states and non-state enterprises that would take on the perilous task of obtaining natural resources from the Moon and asteroids...read more

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9783319392455 | Springer Verlag, July 27, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This book addresses the complex technical challenges presented by remote space mining in terms of robotics, remote power systems, space transport, IT and communications systems, and more.

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Product Description: This prizewinning PhD thesis presents a general discussion of the orbital motion close to solar system small bodies (SSSBs), which induce non-central asymmetric gravitational fields in their neighborhoods. It introduces the methods of qualitative theory in nonlinear dynamics to the study of local/global behaviors around SSSBs...read more

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9783662526910 | Springer Verlag, July 25, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This prizewinning PhD thesis presents a general discussion of the orbital motion close to solar system small bodies (SSSBs), which induce non-central asymmetric gravitational fields in their neighborhoods.

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Product Description: The perfect companion to any flight — a guide to the science on view from your window seatThere are few times when science is so immediate as when you're in a plane. Your life is in the hands of the scientists and engineers who enable tons of metal and plastic to hurtle through the sky at hundreds of miles an hour...read more

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9781848313057 | Icon Books, September 13, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The perfect companion to any flight — a guide to the science on view from your window seatThere are few times when science is so immediate as when you're in a plane.
9781848312418 | Icon Books, July 19, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: “With this book in hand, we have all we need to set off on our next flight with our eyes open to the sheer wonder of what is involved.

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Product Description: This book introduces several observer-based methods, including:• the sliding-mode observer• the adaptive observer• the unknown-input observer and• the descriptor observer methodfor the problem of fault detection, isolation and estimation, allowing readers to compare and contrast the different approaches...read more

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9783319323237 | Har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, May 29, 2016), cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book introduces several observer-based methods, including:• the sliding-mode observer• the adaptive observer• the unknown-input observer and• the descriptor observer methodfor the problem of fault detection, isolation and estimation, allowing readers to compare and contrast the different approaches.

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Product Description: Aerodynamics for Engineering Students, Seventh Edition, is one of the world’s leading course texts on aerodynamics. It provides concise explanations of basic concepts, combined with an excellent introduction to aerodynamic theory...read more

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9780081001943 | 7 edition (Butterworth-Heinemann, September 1, 2016), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Aerodynamics for Engineering Students, Seventh Edition, is one of the world’s leading course texts on aerodynamics.

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Product Description: Theory of Aerospace Propulsion, Second Edition, teaches engineering students how to utilize the fundamental principles of fluid mechanics and thermodynamics to analyze aircraft engines, understand the common gas turbine aircraft propulsion systems, be able to determine the applicability of each, perform system studies of aircraft engine systems for specified flight conditions and preliminary aerothermal design of turbomachinery components, and conceive, analyze, and optimize competing preliminary designs for conventional and unconventional missions...read more

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9781856179126 | Butterworth-Heinemann, October 21, 2011, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: PRINT ON DEMAND.

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9780128093269 | 2 reprint edition (Butterworth-Heinemann, September 1, 2016), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Theory of Aerospace Propulsion, Second Edition, teaches engineering students how to utilize the fundamental principles of fluid mechanics and thermodynamics to analyze aircraft engines, understand the common gas turbine aircraft propulsion systems, be able to determine the applicability of each, perform system studies of aircraft engine systems for specified flight conditions and preliminary aerothermal design of turbomachinery components, and conceive, analyze, and optimize competing preliminary designs for conventional and unconventional missions.

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