New Arrivals - Engineering and auto repair
"This exhaustive reference work details every model from each of the major American manufacturers from model years 1973 through 1980, including various "captive imports." Within each model year, it reports on each manufacturer's significant news and details every model offered: its specifications, powertrain offerings, prices, standard features, major options, and production figures. Has approximately 1,300 photographs"--Provided by publisher.
Bach recounts his journey from Florida to Washington state in his small seaplane.
Traces the development of the atomic bomb from Leo Szilard's concept through the drama of the race to build a workable device to the dropping of the bomb on Hiroshima.
Covers the development and construction of the Mars rover Curiosity, the most sophisticated vehicle ever sent to the "Red Planet.".
A pit reporter for NASCAR on ESPN joins forces with a Turbo Expert from the Discovery Channel to provide this handy guide for women to use to take basic, but essential car maintenance into their own hands.
Buzz Aldrin speaks out as a vital advocate for the continuing quest to push the boundaries of the universe as we know it. As a pioneering astronaut who first set foot on the moon during mankind's first landing of Apollo 11-- and as an aerospace engineer who designed an orbital rendezvous technique critical to future planetary landings -- Aldrin has a vision, and in this book he plots out the path he proposes, taking humans to Mars by 2035.
The author presents hif favorite knots, including sketches, original tying methods, photographs of high-wire walks requiring special knotting, trivia, personal anecdotes, tips, magic tricks, knot-tying challenges, and more.