An Illustrated Dictionary Of Aviation

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An Illustrated Dictionary Of Aviation

Author : Bharat Kumar
ISBN : 9780071782609
Genre : Transportation
File Size : 55.86 MB
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This authoritative, heavily-illustrated reference features a comprehensive A-Z compilation of 7,000 terms and definitions encompassing all key areas of aviation: military, commercial, and general aviation -- highlighted by 2,400 illustrations that clarify and illuminate the expert text. If it concerns aviation, you'll find it in Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation: Navigation Meteorology Air Traffic Control Airports Aviation Medicine Avionics Aircraft Equipment Aircraft Engineering Aerial Photography Aircraft Operations Aviation Acronyms Aerodynamics And much more Written by an author with almost four decades of air military experience, this combination dictionary, reference, and learning tool will be of value to the full-spectrum of aviation industry professionals -- pilots, engineers, administrators, government agency personnel, air traffic controllers, mechanics and technicians, corporate flight departments -- as well as students and serious aviation hobbyists.
Category: Transportation

The Telecommunications Illustrated Dictionary

Author : J.K. Petersen
ISBN : 9781351836111
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 51.27 MB
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From fundamental physics concepts to the World Wide Web, the Telecommunications Illustrated Dictionary, Second Edition describes protocols, computer and telephone devices, basic security concepts, and Internet-related legislation, along with capsule biographies of the pioneering inventors who developed the technologies that changed our world. The new edition offers even more than the acclaimed and bestselling first edition, including: Thousands of new definitions and existing definitions updated and expanded Expanded coverage, from telegraph and radio technologies to modern wireline and mobile telephones, optical technologies, PDAs, and GPS-equipped devices More than 100 new charts and illustrations Expanded appendices with categorized RFC listings Categorized charts of ITU-T Series Recommendations that facilitate online lookups Hundreds of Web URLs and descriptions for major national and international standards and trade organizations Clear, comprehensive, and current, the Telecommunications Illustrated Dictionary, Second Edition is your key to understanding a rapidly evolving field that, perhaps more than any other, shapes the way we live.
Category: Technology & Engineering

Fiber Optics Illustrated Dictionary

Author : J.K. Petersen
ISBN : 9781351836166
Genre : Science
File Size : 83.63 MB
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Within a few short years, fiber optics has skyrocketed from an interesting laboratory experiment to a billion-dollar industry. But with such meteoric growth and recent, exciting advances, even references published less than five years ago are already out of date. The Fiber Optics Illustrated Dictionary fills a gap in the literature by providing instructors, hobbyists, and top-level engineers with an accessible, current reference. From the author of the best-selling Telecommunications Illustrated Dictionary, this comprehensive reference includes fundamental physics, basic technical information for fiber splicing, installation, maintenance, and repair, and follow-up information for communications and other professionals using fiber optic components. Well-balanced, well-researched, and extensively cross-referenced, it also includes hundreds of photographs, charts, and diagrams that clarify the more complex ideas and put simpler ideas into their applications context. Fiber optics is a vibrant field, not just in terms of its growth and increasing sophistication, but also in terms of the people, places, and details that make up this challenging and rewarding industry. In addition to furnishing an authoritative, up-to-date resource for relevant industry definitions, this dictionary introduces many exciting recent applications as well as hinting at emerging future technologies.
Category: Science

An Illustrated Dictionary Of The Third Reich

Author : Jean-Denis G.G. Lepage
ISBN : 9781476603698
Genre : History
File Size : 40.39 MB
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This dictionary gives an enormous amount of basic information on the Third Reich era by listing, and often depicting, German terms connected to Nazism and the Germany of World War II. It includes ranks, badges, insignia, regalia, medals, flags and banners, weapons, uniforms, equipment, vehicles, fortifications, airplanes, battleships, main Nazi concepts and organizations, slogans, sayings, code names, nicknames, slang words, places of importance, events and battles, treaties and alliances, industry and economics, justice, art, religion, education, political parties, newspapers, laws, institutions, and short biographies of Nazi leaders. To make the rise of Nazism comprehensible, aspects of the Weimar Republic have also been considered. In all there are 1,650 entries and 234 illustrations.
Category: History

Nfpa S Illustrated Dictionary Of Fire Service Terms

Author : National Fire Protection Association
ISBN : 076373909X
Genre : Medical
File Size : 76.77 MB
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Illustrated dictionary features approximately 4,000 firefighting, fire safety and electrical terms and their definitions. Special features of this dictionary include reference to NFPA code of origin following each definition, a complete listing of NFPA's standards and common firefighting acronyms.
Category: Medical

Dictionary Of Aeronautical Terms

Author : Dale Crane
ISBN : 1560272872
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 74.40 MB
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An updated reference for aviation industry professionals provides comprehensive coverage of more than 10,000 terms, phrases and acronyms as well as helpful appendices that contain the periodic table, the phonetic alphabet and Morse code. Original.
Category: Technology & Engineering

Focal Illustrated Dictionary Of Telecommunications

Author : Xerxes Mazda
ISBN : 9781136121029
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 77.76 MB
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The Focal Illustrated dictionary of Telecommunications is an invaluable resource for anyone studying, entering, or already working in the telecommunications industry. * Written by experts with specialist knowledge * Contains essential data for on-the-job use * Includes over 6,000 terms, definitions and acronyms * Has over 350 line drawings * The most comprehensive reference source of this nature A Technical Manager for Nortel Networks, Fraidoon Mazda has held various senior technical posts within the electronics and telecommunications industries. He is editor of the Telcommunications Engineer's Reference Book, now in its second edition, and has also edited a series of eight pocketbooks derived from this major work. Since obtaining his PhD from Cambridge University, Dr. Xerxes Mazda has worked at the Science Museum, London, in various research and management positions. He is currently the Associate Curator of Communications.
Category: Technology & Engineering

Illustrated Dictionary And Resource Directory Of Environmental And Occupational Health Second Edition

Author : Herman Koren
ISBN : 9781420032239
Genre : Science
File Size : 29.96 MB
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The Illustrated Dictionary and Resource Directory of Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition is a one-of-a-kind, comprehensive reference source for the vast and diverse collection of interrelated terms and topics that encompass the fields of environmental science, occupational health and safety, and preventive medicine. These topics include: epidemiology, energy; biological, chemical, and physical hazards; hazard analysis; microbiology; weather; geology and geography; food protection, food borne disease, and food technology; emerging diseases; pesticides; indoor air pollution; air quality; solid and hazardous waste; water quality; water pollution; sewage; bioterrorism; instrumentation; toxicology; risk assessment, statistics; computer science; GIS, mapping, and instrumentation; regulating agencies; and environmental law. This second edition of 16,000 terms reflects the steady evolution of the multi-disciplinary field including over 8500 new terms, related to equipment and environmental control, new and emerging diseases, hazardous chemicals, bioterrorism and emergency response, and environmental resources. This is an indispensable resource for individuals throughout the environmental, occupational, and public health industries, from students and environmental practitioners, to engineers, doctors, policymakers, and civic and professional organization members.
Category: Science

The Illustrated Dictionary Of Electronics

Author : Rufus P. Turner
ISBN : UCAL:B4217937
Genre : Electronics
File Size : 56.6 MB
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Definitions, abbreviations and acronyms, illustrations, schematics and diagrams, symbols and conversion tables cover a broad range of subjects of relevance to students, hobbyists, and professionals. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Category: Electronics

Circular Series A

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ISBN : UIUC:30112055368564
Genre : Education
File Size : 66.56 MB
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Category: Education

Florida Schools

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ISBN : UIUC:30112043034930
Genre :
File Size : 21.78 MB
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