Carolyn Janik, "The Smart Guide to Understanding Your Cat"
English | ISBN: 0983442185 | 2012 | 255 pages | PDF | 13 MB
With a wealth of practical information, this comprehensive and enjoyable handbook will provide cat owners with new insights into their pets: how they think, how they express affection, how they make choices—in short, why they do what they do. Among the topics covered in this multifaceted guide are how to choose the appropriate breed for a particular lifestyle or personality, how create a cat-friendly home, how to raise kittens, and how to make an adopted cat feel at home. Additional sections discuss how to interpret a cat’s body language, what cats should not eat, whether it is possible to tame a feral cat, how to care for an aging or ailing cat, and how to have fun with a cat. Numerous photographs and illustrations—including original illustrations by the author—are scattered throughout the book, making this an informative and visually appealing resource for any reader owned by a cat.
Stefano Cabrini, Satoshi Kawata, "Nanofabrication Handbook"
English | ISBN: 1420090526 | 2012 | 546 pages | PDF | 38 MB
While many books are dedicated to individual aspects of nanofabrication, there is no single source that defines and explains the total vision of the field. Filling this gap, Nanofabrication Handbook presents a unique collection of new and the most important established approaches to nanofabrication. Contributors from leading research facilities and academic institutions around the world define subfields, offer practical instructions and examples, and pave the way for future research.
Cloud Database Development and Management by Lee Chao
2013 | ISBN: 1466565055 | English | 487 pages | PDF | 80 MB
Although today’s job market requires IT professionals to understand cloud computing theories and have hands-on skills for developing real-world database systems, there are few books available that integrate coverage of both. Filling this void, Cloud Database Development and Management explains how readers can take advantage of the cloud environment to develop their own fully functioning database systems without any additional investment in IT infrastructure.
Rosaldo de Jesus Nocêra, "The PMP Certification Exam Study Guide"
English | ISBN: 1466503831 | 2012 | 736 pages | PDF | 19 MB
The PMP® Certification Exam Study Guide facilitates the knowledge and confidence needed to achieve the highly sought after PMP® credential. Covering the nine knowledge areas and 42 processes covered in the actual examination, it contains more than 500 questions, memorization games, study tips, equations, and a glossary.
Ashfaque Ahmed, "The SAP Materials Management Handbook"
English | ISBN: 146658162X | 2014 | 443 pages | PDF | 23 MB
Although tens of thousands of global users have implemented Systems, Applications, and Products (SAP) for enterprise data processing for decades, there has been a need for a dependable reference on the subject, particularly for SAP materials management (SAP MM).
CoCo: The Colorful History of Tandy's Underdog Computer by Boisy G Pitre, Bill Loguidice
2013 | ISBN: 1466592478 | English | 203 pages | PDF | 93 MB
CoCo: The Colorful History of Tandy's Underdog Computer is the first book to document the complete history of the Tandy Color Computer (CoCo), a popular 8-bit PC series from the 1980s that competed against the era's biggest names, including the Apple II, IBM PC, and Commodore 64. The book takes you inside the interesting stories and people behind this unique, underdog computer.
More Shop Drawings for Craftsman Furniture: 30 Stickley Designs for Every Room in the Home
Robert W. Lang | 2002 | Scan PDF | ISBN: 1892836149 | 144 pages | 27 Mb
Here are working shop drawings for 30 pieces of household furniture by Gustav Stickley and his contemporaries the Craftsman movement. Every type of furniture is represented here: chairs, chests of drawers, wall shelves, book cases, sideboards, dining tables, occasional tables, beds, and rockers. These construction drawings present all the information a woodworker needs to reproduce each piece in his own workshop. Each project includes a perspective view along with elevations, sections and details, plus a complete bill of materials. The introductory chapters give basic technical information about choosing wood, layout and construction techniques, and assembly methods, with a special section on finishing.
Sara Brenner, "The Clinical Nanomedicine Handbook"
English | ISBN: 1439834784 | 2014 | 365 pages | PDF | 39 MB
Designed to foster a stronger awareness and exploration of the subject by practicing clinicians, medical researchers and scientists, The Clinical Nanomedicine Handbook discusses the integration of nanotechnology, biology, and medicine from a clinical point of view. The book highlights relevant research and applications by specialty; it examines nanotechnology in depth, and the potential to solve medical problems. It also increases literacy in nanotechnology, and allows for more effective communication and collaboration between disciplines.
Bintu Harwani, "PhoneGap Build: Developing Cross Platform Mobile Applications in the Cloud"
English | ISBN: 1466589744 | 2014 | 303 pages | PDF | 35 MB
PhoneGap is a standards-based, open-source development framework that can be deployed to any mobile device without losing the features of the native app—allowing for access to device contacts, the local file system, camera, and media on multiple platforms without requiring users to write a single line of code.
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1617650900 | 256 pages | PDF | 58 MB
Discover more than 320 beloved recipes for this chill-chasing comfort food with Taste of Home Soups. Cook up delicious one-pot meals, save time and money, and get your family to eat more veggies! Enjoy masterful shortcuts that give you homemade meals fast, or prepare old-fashioned from-scratch favorites like Chicken 'n' Dumpling Soup and New England Clam Chowder. Perhaps best of all, you’ll enjoy effortless, lunch box-perfect meals as you savor the delicious leftovers! Recipes Include: Quick Italian Wedding SoupVegetarian ChiliClassic Cream of Asparagus SoupSteak SoupMicrowave MinestroneCurried Pumpkin Apple SoupTomato BisqueChicken 'n' Dumpling SoupEmily's Bean SoupConfetti Chowder
A big, glossy bumper pack of essential tips, tricks and fixes to help readers become super-savvy Photoshop® users. With features arranged to suit the software’s menus and toolbars, Photoshop Tips, Tricks & Fixes offers a nice and easy way for people to find what they need, with step-by-step guides revealing clever ways to use Photoshop’s tools and correcting common problems. Plus: a free CD including expert video tutorials.
Virtual World Design
Ann Cudworth | 2014 | True PDF | ISBN: 1466579617, 1466579668, ASIN: B00MMOJ2CY | 398 pages | 162 Mb
Learn How to Create Immersive Virtual Environments Written by an award-winning designer with 20 years of experience designing virtual environments for television and online communities, Virtual World Design explores the intertwining disciplines of 2D graphics, 3D models, lighting, sound, and storytelling. It illustrates how these disciplines come together by design in the creation of an accessible virtual environment for teaching, research, and entertainment.
Jim Harmer, "Improve Your Wildlife Photography"
ISBN: n/a, ASIN: B00492CQ16 | 2010 | EPUB | 41 pages | 2 MB
Most photographers think that being a wildlife photographer simply requires a long lens and getting close to the animals; however, their pictures lack the impact and drama of a professional wildlife photographer.
Christopher Grey's Lighting Techniques for Beauty and Glamour Photography: A Guide for Digital Photographers by Christopher Grey
2010 | ISBN: 1608952347 | English | 125 pages | EPUB | 18 MB
Incorporating several categories of beauty photography—maternity, fitness, boudoir, Maxim style, Goth glamour, and fetish glamour—this guide describes the artistic and technical nuances of each genre while teaching posing and compositional techniques. Explaining how to choose popular lights and modifiers, the guide helps novice and professional photographers create stunning portraits with mood and personality that highlight the most desirable aspects of the subject. A series of case studies from portrait sessions and detailed diagrams for recreating the shots are also included.
Architecture: Form, Space, and Order by Francis D. K. Ching
2014 | ISBN: 1118745086 | English | 464 pages | PDF | 57 MB
The revered architectural reference, updated with contemporary examples and interactive 3D models
An access card with redemption code for the online Interactive Resource Center is included with all new, print copies or can be purchased separately. The Interactive Resource Center includes an expanded library of images that provide ample visual confirmation of the interplay between theory and practice, and readers are encouraged throughout the book to look critically at the built environment to promote a more evocative understanding of architecture. By encouraging critical thought, simplifying timeless design principles, and providing flawless visual reference, Architecture has become a classic resource for both students and professionals. The online Interactive Resource Center, also contains animations, interactive exercises, and other learning resources tied to the book.
Professional C++, 3 edition by Marc Gregoire
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1118858050 | ISBN-13: 9781118858059 | 984 pages | PDF | 12,4 MB
Master complex C++ programming with this helpful, in-depth resource.
From game programming to major commercial software applications, C++ is the language of choice.
Siding, Roofing, and Trim: Completely Revised and Updated (For Pros By Pros) by Editors of Fine Homebuilding
2014 | ISBN: 1627103864 | English | 240 pages | PDF | 31 MB
Details, details, details…they’re what make your home stand out from the crowd. And when it comes to the exterior of your home, the details big and small can make all the difference. This new edition of Siding, Roofing, and Trim—the latest installment in the For Pros by Pros series from the editors of Fine Homebuilding—provides you with all the expert advice and instruction you need to choose, install, and detail these three main aspects of your home’s exterior. The results can be beautiful!
The Visual Handbook of Building and Remodeling, 3rd Edition by Charlie G. Wing
2009 | ISBN: 1600852467 | English | 640 pages | PDF | 24 MB
This enlarged, updated, and expanded third edition of the classic reference on home systems and materials includes the latest code information, new full-color drawings, and a completely new section on making your home green. The Visual Handbook of Building and Remodeling is an established standard reference for DIY homeowners, as well as builders, contractors, and architects. The 1,600 full-color drawings provide a clear look at every aspect of home construction and systems, enabling the reader to visualize exactly how to tackle any building project or problem. All the information is presented in straightforward language anyone can understand.
The Hidden Wealth of Nations by David Halpern
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0745648010 , 0745648029 | 280 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Richer nations are happier, yet economic growth doesn't increase happiness. This paradox is explained by the Hidden Wealth of Nations - the extent to which citizens get along with other independently drives both economic growth and well-being.
Every Shot Counts: Using the Revolutionary Strokes Gained Approach to Improve Your Golf Performance and Strategy by Mark Broadie
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1592407501 | 288 pages | EPUB | 16,5 MB
Columbia Business School professor Mark Broadie’s paradigm-shifting approach that uses statistics and golf analytics to transform the game.
Sunday Casseroles: Complete Comfort in One Dish by Betty Rosbottom
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1452121206 | 176 pages | PDF | 128 MB
In our global society, information processing transpires so quickly that it is essentially timeless, and communication systems have become indistinguishable from the act of communication itself. The medium, once the message, is now invisible, resulting in new methods for wielding power in our decentralized environment. Pandemonium explores the new techniques of control underlying our digital culture. Topics discussed include the transformation of relations between labor and machines in cybernetic and informational environments, and the reorganization of the urban fabric according to new methods of communication flow. This title is conceived as a photo roman in which the design, in collaboration with Bruce Mau Design, plays as great a role as the text. It includes forewords by Lars Lerup and Bruce Mau and an introduction by Sanford Kwinter.
Danny Proulx's Cabinet Doors and Drawers
Popular Woodworking | Danny Proulx | 2005 | True PDF | ISBN: 1558707395 | 130 pages | 12 Mb
Build Your Own Cabinet Doors and Drawers!
With the authoritative advice and easy-to-follow instructions of expert cabinetmaker Danny Proulx, you will be able to make any style of cabinet door and drawer to fit your specific needs and wants.
The Interpersonal Communication Book (13th Edition) by Joseph A. DeVito
2012 | ISBN: 0205031080 | English | 432 pages | PDF | 30 MB
Updated in its 13th edition, Joseph Devito's The Interpersonal Communication Book provides a highly interactive presentation of the theory, research, and skills of interpersonal communication with integrated discussions of diversity, ethics, workplace issues, face-to-face and computer-mediated communication and a new focus on the concept of choice in communication. This thirteenth edition presents a comprehensive view of the theory and research in interpersonal communication and, at the same time, guides readers to improve a wide range of interpersonal skills. The text emphasizes how to choose among those skills and make effective communication choices in a variety of personal, social, and workplace relationships.