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London (Ancient And Modern) From The Sanitary And Medical Point Of View

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George Vivian Poore

This little book is an expansion of two addresses delivered in January, 1889. One deals with sanitary issues in London. The other deals with…

Marvels of Scientific Invention

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Thomas W. Corbin

This is a chronicle of the 19 most interesting inventions of the early 20th century. Some of the inventions are still in use and of consider…

Recordings on MP3 players and other portable devices (Written in March)

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William Wordsworth

This is a project which will allow us to compare recording quality of different mp3 players and portable recording devices. Each reader has …

How to Do Chemical Tricks

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A. T. Anderson

While a bit outdated in many of the more complex descriptions of several of the phenomena described, this book is nonetheless still fun and …

Careers of Danger and Daring

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Cleveland Moffett

In this volume of adventure the author depicts the lives of certain humble modern heroes whose unconscious courage ordinarily goes unnoticed…

The Story of Books

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Gertrude Burford Rawlings

Rawlings follows the development of printing from the origins of writing to modern printing. Some of the earliest records are ancient Egypti…

Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge FAA-H-8083-25A

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Federal Aviation Administration

"The Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots. This handbook introduces pilots …

How I Filmed the War

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Geoffrey H. Malins

An account of World War I and the experience of filming it by an early cinematographer (and, after the war, successful director) who was the…

Final Report from the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill…

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National Commission On The Bp Deepwater Horizon Oil Spi

On April 20, 2010, the Macondo well blew out, costing the lives of 11 men, and beginning a catastrophe that sank the Deepwater Horizon drill…

The Bomb: The 1945 Test of the First Atomic Bomb

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These two publications put out by the U.S. government are about the Trinity site in New Mexico where in 1945 the first atomic bomb was teste…

A Treatise on Staff Making and Pivoting

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Eugene Edward Hall

This instruction manual contains complete directions for making and fitting new staffs for watches from raw material. The author refers to s…

Invention And Discovery: Curious Facts And Characteristic Sketches

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"In this little volume are brought together a number of sketches and memoranda, illustrating the history of discovery, and the lives an…

Inventions Of The Great War

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Alexander Russell Bond

“… this war was not one of mere destruction. It set men to thinking as they had never thought before. It intensified their inventive faculti…

Department of Engineering Science Centenary Lectures


University of Oxford Podcasts

Virtual Vice - A new technology crime novel based on true events

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Jason M. Kays

In Virtual Vice by Jason M. Kays, readers follow disillusioned entertainment attorney Ian McKenzie as his professional life takes a decided …

MIT 6.172 Performance Engineering of Software Systems, Fall 2010

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Instructors: Saman Amarasinghe, Charles Leiserson Lecture videos for 6.172 Performance Engineering of Software Systems, Fall 2010. Also in…

MIT 2.993 Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering: The Art and Science of Boat …

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Instructors: Christopher Dewart, Kurt Hasselbalch, Prof. Nicholas Patrikalakis, Reuben Smith, Antonio Dias This class is jointly sponsored …

MIT 18.085 Computational Science and Engineering I, Fall 2008

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This course provides a review of linear algebra, including applications to networks, structures, and estimation, Lagrange multipliers. Also …

MIT 21M.380 Music and Technology (Contemporary History and Aesthetics), Fall 200…

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Instructor: Prof. Christopher Ariza This course is an investigation into the history and aesthetics of music and technology as deployed in …

Technology and Management for Development


University of Oxford Podcasts

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