US Air Force F-4 Phantom II MiG killers 1965-1968 by Peter Davies ; illustrated by Jim Laurier

By Peter Davies ; illustrated by Jim Laurier

The USAF brought the F-4C Phantom II into the Vietnam battle (1955-1975) in April 1965 from Ubon RTAB, Thailand. The F-4C/D quickly grew to become the Air Force's significant fighter over the North, destroying eighty five MiGs by means of the shut of 1968. This publication describes how the USAF grew to become a gunless naval interceptor into an opponent to the extra nimble VPAF MiGs. It explains how the Air strength progressively US military projects within the use of the F-4's missile armament yet hired very various strategies and aircrew education. the jobs of key personalities resembling Col. Robin Oldany are mentioned, including armament and markings, crews and engagements

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Power System Protection Volumes 1-4 by Institution Of Engineering And Technology, Electricity

By Institution Of Engineering And Technology, Electricity Training Assoc

A suite of 4 volumes compiled by means of major gurus within the electrical energy provide and production businesses to supply a complete remedy of strength method protection.

Also available:

Power approach security 2: platforms and strategies - ISBN 9780852968369
Power method defense three: program - ISBN 9780852968376

The establishment of Engineering and expertise is without doubt one of the world's top expert societies for the engineering and know-how group. The IET publishes greater than a hundred new titles each year; a wealthy mixture of books, journals and magazines with a again catalogue of greater than 350 books in 18 varied topic components together with:

-Power & Energy
-Renewable Energy
-Radar, Sonar & Navigation
-Electrical Measurement
-History of Technology
-Technology Management

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Centrifugal Pump Lexicon by Kurt Holzenberger, Klaus Jung

By Kurt Holzenberger, Klaus Jung


14 years after the 1st and nine years after the second one a little bit revised version of KSB's Centrifugal Pump Lexicon you presently have the 3rd, thourly revised variation of this technical reference publication on your arms. the place updating used to be required, the contents have been pointed out to the cutting-edge; new technical criteria have been takeninto account, and the diversity of technical phrases used to be prolonged, although with out altering the well-proven format of this lexicon. due to our nearer enterprise ties in europe we supplemented all technical phrases with their German and French equivalents, this means that KSB's Centrifugal Pump Lexicon can also be used as a translation relief for greater than seven hundred phrases. final yet now not least an alphabetic checklist of technical phrases is supplied within the annex as fast reference for the person.

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Nova (SF Masterworks 37) by Samuel R. Delany

By Samuel R. Delany

The stability of galactic strength within the thirty first century revolves round Illyrion, the main helpful power resource within the universe. the various and unique team who register with Captain Lorq van Ray comprehend their challenge is harmful, and so they quickly study that they're occupied with a perilous race with the charismatic yet vicious chief of an opposing house federation. yet they've got no suggestion of Lorq's mystery obsession: to assemble Illyrion at resource via flying in the course of the very center of an imploding superstar.

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Atlas of Russia's Intact Landscapes by Dmitry Aksenov, Dmitry Dobrynin, Maxim Dubinin etc. (Global

By Dmitry Aksenov, Dmitry Dobrynin, Maxim Dubinin etc. (Global Forest Watch)

Approximately 1 / 4 of the world’s present wooded area sector is in Russia. Russia has retained approximately thirds of its anticipated unique woodland zone. Given its value, Russia’s forests play an immense function within the world’s weather. a brand new research by means of GFW Russia indicates that in simple terms a couple of zone of the wooded area quarter of Russia continues to be in huge blocks of road-less desolate tract – so known as intact wooded area landscapes (also often called frontier forests). this is often under the former estimate of greater than fifths. the hot estimate is gifted in an Atlas of Russia’s Intact woodland Landscapes and derives from a yr examine during which GFW Russia used satellite tv for pc photos and floor observations to positive comb the woodland region of Russia for indicators of disturbances via glossy land use.

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