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Navstar Global Pos Sys (User Eq)

By: Department of Defense

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: (U) A. Mission Description The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a space-based radio positioning, navigation, and time distribution system. GPS User Equipment (UE) consists of standardized receivers, antennae, antenna electronics, etc., grouped together in sets to derive navigation and time information transmitted from GPS satellites. These receiver sets are used by all Services and D.O.D. RDT&E funds UE development and testing, studies and engineering to assis...

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Chelating Agents in Biological Systems

By: Jack Schubert

Government Reference Publication

Introduction: The transition metal ions inevitably exist as metal complexes in biological systems by interaction with the numerous molecules possessing groupings capable of complexation or chelation. Hence we h d essential metals such as Cu, Zn, Cr, Fe, Mn, and Co existing as binary and ternary chelates of amino acids, carboxylic acids, and proteins. Without snch interactions, life could not exist or be maintained, or, as earlier expressed, Life could not exist or even c...

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Love at First Stake

By: J. Morgan

When newbie slayer Savannah Marshall lands her first assignment, she doesn't plan on meeting the vamp of her dreams. Staking Donatello Ravell might not have been the best way to start a relationship but it sure gets her in more trouble than she bargained for. With two days to stop an insane vampire from starting a war between vamps and humans, Savannah and Donatello discover there's more to life than saving the world -- like falling in love. www.DesertBreezePublishing.com

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The Hound of the Baskervilles

By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Excerpt: Chapter 1. Mr. Sherlock Holmes Mr. Sherlock Holmes, who was usually very late in the mornings, save upon those not infrequent occasions when he was up all night, was seated at the breakfast table. I stood upon the hearth?rug and picked up the stick which our visitor had left behind him the night before. It was a fine, thick piece of wood, bulbous?headed, of the sort which is known as a ?Penang law yer.? Just under the head was a broad silver band nearly an inch ...

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Gps Cors and Precise Orbit Data from the National Geodetic Survey

By: Paul R. Spofford

Abstract: The National Geodetic Survey (NGS), National Ocean Service, NOAA, is accumulating a list of Continuously Operating Reference Station (CORS) GPS data as a new product, Intended for postprocessing GPS users, the CORS data and coordinates with the precise GPS orbit data provide an easy and very accurate connection to the North American Datum of 1983 and to the International Earth Rotation Service Terrestrial Reference Frame (ITRF). The CORS sites can be used as ad...

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Applied Psychology : A Series of Twelve Volumes on the Application...

By: Warren Hilton, Society of Applied Psychology
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The Philosophical Strangler

By: Eric Flint

Excerpt: ?To the contrary,? demurred greyboar, toying with his mug, ?the secret lies entirely in the fingerwork.?

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Textbook of Crown and Bridge Prosthodontics : Volume 1

By: Myers, George E., 1916

Crowns (Dentistry) ; Bridges (Dentistry)

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The New Engineering

By: Eugene F. Adiutori

The first book that addressed the full scope of the new engineering. For more information visit http://thenewengineering.com

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The Fall of Troy

By: Quintus Smyrnaeus

Introduction: Homer?s ?Iliad? begins towards the close of the last of the ten years of the Trojan War: its incidents extend over some fifty days only, and it ends with the burial of Hector. The things which came before and after were told by other bards, who between them narrated the whole ?cycle? of the events of the war, and so were called the Cyclic Poets. Of their works none have survived; but the story of what befell between Hector?s funeral and the taking of Troy i...

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Vibrations and Waves

By: Benjamin Crowell

Physics Literature

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Mindgames

By: Sam Vaknin, Ph. D.

Short fiction about bizarre mental health disorders.

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The Arabian Nights Entertainments, V1

Excerpt: This, the ?Aldine Edition? of ?The Arabian Nights Entertainments,? forms the first four volumes of a proposed series of reprints of the Standard works of fiction which have appeared in the English language. It is our intention to publish the series in an artistic way, well illustrating a text typographically as perfect as possible. The texts in all cases will be carefully chosen from approved editions. The series is intended for those who appreciate well printed...

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Aunt Jane's Nieces

By: Edith Van Dyne

Excerpt: BETH RECEIVES AN INVITATION. Professor De Graf was sorting the mail at the breakfast table. Here's a letter for you, Beth, said he, and tossed it across the cloth to where his daughter sat. The girl raised her eyebrows, expressing surprise. It was something unusual for her to receive a letter. She picked up the square envelope between a finger and thumb and carefully read the inscription, Miss Elizabeth De Graf, Cloverton. Ohio. Turning the envelope she found on...

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The Principles of Thermodynamics

By: Birtwistle, George

Thermodynamics

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The Three Musketeers

By: Pere Alexandre Dumas

Preface: In which it is proved that, notwithstanding their names? ending in OS and IS, the heroes of the story which we are about to have the honor to relate to our readers have nothing mythological about them. A short time ago, while making researches in the Royal Library for my History of Louis XIV, I stumbled by chance upon the Memoirs of M. D'Artagnan, printed ? as were most of the works of that period, in which authors could not tell the truth without the risk of a ...

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Account of Roorkee College, Established for the Instruction of Civ...

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Generic : A Programming Language for Vlsi Layout and Layout Manipu...

By: Solworth, J
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Rockets an Educators Guide with Activities in Science, Mathematics...

Excerpt: Rockets are the oldest form of self-contained vehicles in existence. Early rockets were in How To Use This Guide use more than two thousand years ago. Over a long and exciting history, rockets have evolved from simple tubes filled with black powder into mighty vehicles capable of launching a spacecraft out into the galaxy. Few experiences can compare with the excitement and thrill of watching a rocket-powered vehicle, such as the Space Shuttle, thunder into spac...

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Yellow on the Outside, Shame on the inside : Asian Culture Revealed

By: Chi, Anson

Why do Asians really get straight A's? Why do Asians really become doctors and lawyers? Why do Asians really play the piano? Many people believe that the reason has to do with the pressure to perform and the pressure to conform, however, it goes much deeper than that—much, much deeper! This didactic novel reveals the truths about Asian culture, which will shock you to the marrow of your bones — and open a hidden world of long-guarded secrets. http://ansonchi.webng.com

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