Elinor Klivans, "Chocolate Cakes: 50 Great Cakes for Every Occasion"
English | ISBN: 0811868729 | 2010 | PDF | 144 pages | 33 MB
There are enough people out there obsessed with chocolate cake to warrant an official holiday, National Chocolate Cake Day, January 27th. Beloved baker Elinor Klivans, author of the best-selling Cupcakes! and Cupcake Kit, has dedicated her new cookbook to the stuff of chocoholic fantasy: chocolate cake. There's something for bakers of every skill level in the 50 recipes included here, from fast chocolate fixes like the Hot Chocolate Pudding Cake to more elaborate recipes like the Mocha Whipped Cream Truffle Cake. This book is certain to be celebrated by chocolate lovers everywhere. And how will they do that? With cake, of course!
Charity Ferreira, "Brittles, Barks, & Bonbons: Delicious Recipes for Quick and Easy Candy"
English | ISBN: 081185535X | 2008 | PDF | 93 pages | 8,4 MB
There are few things more tempting than a dish of fancy candies. But here's a little secret—it's actually quite easy to make these sugary confections at home! Brittles, Barks & Bonbons offers a candy recipe for every occasion and is packed with helpful tips on ingredients and equipment. For elegant gift-giving, there are Chai-Spiced Truffles and Vanilla Sea-Salt Caramels. For movie night with the family, Rocky Road Bark is deliciously addictive. And classic Buttery Almond Toffee is a festive treat for the holidays and perfect for giving. For the ultimate in simple indulgence, there's nothing sweeter than Brittles, Barks & Bonbons.
Jackie Callahan Parente, "Can it! Start Canning and Preserving at Home Today"
English | ISBN: 1935484281 | 2012 | EPUB | 176 pages | 40 MB
Can It!, from the editors of Hobby Farm Homes, gives readers a contemporary perspective on this favorite traditional kitchen art. As the “eat local” movement sweeps the country, so too does the popularity of canning and preserving the harvest from our own gardens and hobby farms. Filled with nearly 200 full-color photograph and illustrations, Can It! is a detailed beginner’s guide that takes the reader step by step through the process of canning fruits and vegetables. From canning tomatoes and squashes to preparing homemade salsas, relishes, and jellies, this book simplifies the processes so that even modern busy people can find time to do it themselves, while emphasizing cost-saving, sustainability, and food safety.
Elinor Klivans, "Big Fat Cookies"
English | ISBN: 0811842169 | 2004 | PDF | 132 pages | 45,6 MB
Nobody's ever made baking history with a scrawny cookie. No matter what the occasion, nothing beats the big, fat, homemade kind. With this deliciously fun cookbook and a few simple ingredients, anyone can whip up a quick batch of one of 50 different gigantic crispy, chewy, or fancy-pants sandwich cookies. From classic Super Chocolate Chip to colossal Mocha Mud Mountains, Jumbo Coconut Macaroons to Lemon Whoopie Pies, this is total cookie satisfaction. Introductory material includes tips on buying the best ingredients, techniques such as mixing and forming the perfect round, baking ahead and storing, andfor those who actually like to share their cookieshow to pack them up safely so they won't break on the way to the party. So, get that sweet tooth ready and bite into a Big Fat Cookie.
Susan Irby, "Boost Your Metabolism Cookbook: Fire up Your Diet for a Fit and Firm You"
English | ISBN: 1440504008 | 2010 | PDF | 256 pages | 3,5 MB
The secret is out: Eating low-fat, low-calorie foods doesn't automatically equate to low numbers on the scale. However, by focusing on foods that keep the metabolism high and the body healthy, automatic weight loss is the result! And in this creative collection, the Bikini Chef Susan Irby shows dieters they don't need to eat wacky foods or sacrifice flavor to reach their goal. She serves up mouthwatering recipes you can whip up while you trim down, including: Polenta Blueberry PancakeOrzo Salad with Red Bell Peppers and Fresh HerbsJalapeno Salsa Pork Tenderloin with Pomegranate and Onion MarmaladeGreen Tea Sorbet Complete with nutritional information and specific tips throughout, this cookbook is all you need to program your body to burn fat better and faster-with every bite!
Betty Crocker Editors, "Betty Crocker Gluten-Free Cooking"
English | ISBN: 1118146077 | 2012 | PDF | 288 pages | 115 MB
A simple and easy-to-use guide to great-tasting gluten-free cooking
Whether you suffer from celiac disease, gluten intolerance, or want to avoid gluten, you know how challenging it can be to stick to a safe, nutritious, and delicious diet. Most gluten-free cookbooks are just collections of simple, basic recipes that get the job done without offering much creativity. But with Betty Crocker Gluten-Free Cooking, the most trusted name in home cooking serves up a collection of recipes that are safe for celiacs (and others avoiding gluten), and delicious too!
These accessible, delicious recipes cover breakfast and brunch, appetizers and snacks, main courses, gluten-free breads, sides, and desserts—giving you plenty of great-tasting options for every meal of the day.
Includes more than 150 delicious gluten-free recipes, including contributions from popular gluten-free bloggers
Features 75 beautiful full-color photos that offer mouthwatering inspiration
Bonus material includes authoritative information on maintaining a healthy, happy gluten-free lifestyle
Betty Crocker's Gluten-Free Cooking presents delicious recipes and handy advice from a name you can trust. Take it from Betty Crocker, going gluten-free doesn't mean giving up flavor!
Lou Seibert Pappas, "Creme Brulee"
English | ISBN: 0811866823 | 2009 | PDF | 96 pages | 47 MB
Lou Seibert Pappas brings simple elegance to home entertaining in this delightful guide to creamy and crispy crème brûlée. Whether classic, fruity, chocolatey, nutty, or savory, these easy-to-follow recipes add a fine finale to any meal. By mixing new flavors with just a few basic ingredients, first-time cooks and experienced chefs alike can serve showstoppers like Balsamic-Blackberry Crème Brûlé made with Greek-style yogurt, or tartly sweet Cranberry-Orange Crème Brûlé. With advice on choosing ingredients and equipment, tips on technique and presentation, and mouthwatering photographs, Crème Brûlé is a dreamy addition to any dessert repertoire.
Holistic Game Development with Unity: An All-in-One Guide to Implementing Game Mechanics, Art, Design and Programming
Penny de Byl, "Holistic Game Development with Unity: An All-in-One Guide to Implementing Game Mechanics, Art, Design and Programming"
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 0240819330 | 504 pages | PDF | 42,5 MB
The independent developer has ascended, and the new business model demands agility. You have to be able to work on all aspects of game creation, and your team's game will publish directly to platforms like Android, iPhone, and Facebook. You'll use Unity, the hottest game engine out there, to do it. In order to earn your place on the elite development team, you must master both sides of the development coin: art and programming.
Holistic Game Development with Unity is an authoritative guide to creating games in Unity. Taking you through game design, programming, and art, Penny de Byl uses a holistic approach to equip you with the multidisciplinary skills you need for the independent games industry. With this book, you will master essential digital art and design principles while learning the programming skills necessary to build interactivity into your games. The tutorials will put these skills into action. The companion website offers: source code for completed projects from the book, art assets, instructional videos, a forum, author blog and lesson plans and challenge questions for professors.
Examines art and programming in unison-the only one-stop shop for individual developers and small teams looking to tackle both tasks.
Philip J. DiSaia, William T. Creasman, "Clinical Gynecologic Oncology, 8 edition"
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 0323074197 | 720 pages | PDF | 41,2 MB
Clinical Gynecologic Oncology, by Drs. Di Saia and Creasman, is the leading medical reference book geared toward helping you improve gynecologic cancer outcomes. You'll see how to take advantage of the latest advances in early detection and improved treatment options for gynecologic cancers, especially uterine and cervical cancers, equipping you with the skills you need to provide effective and compassionate care for your patients.
Sue Ann Sisto, Erica Druin MPT, "Spinal Cord Injuries: Management and Rehabilitation, 1e"
English | 2008 | ISBN-10: 032300699X | 608 pages | PDF | 160 MB
From a hospital admittance to discharge to outpatient rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injuries addresses the wide spectrum of rehabilitation interventions and administrative and clinical issues specific to patients with spinal cord injuries. Comprehensive coverage includes costs, life expectancies, acute care, respiratory care, documentation, goal setting, clinical treatment, complications, and activities of daily living associated with spinal cord patients. In addition to physical therapy interventions and family education components, this resource includes content on incidence, etiology, diagnosis, and clinical features of spinal cord injury.
Histopathology of Preclinical Toxicity Studies: Interpretation and Relevance in Drug Safety Evaluation, 4 edition
Peter Greaves, "Histopathology of Preclinical Toxicity Studies: Interpretation and Relevance in Drug Safety Evaluation, 4 edition"
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 0444538569 | 892 pages | PDF | 55 MB
The new 4th edition of Histopathology of Preclinical Toxicity Studies is now completely in full color and continues to describe the pathology found in drug safety studies in laboratory animals with an evidence-based discussion of the relevance of these findings to the clinical investigation of new drugs for humans. Organized according to organ systems, this revision features a thoroughly updated bibliography and discusses new drug-induced pathologies and applicable species comparisons to aid in the preclinical safety assessment of new medicines. This updated reference is essential for those involved in drug safety evaluation, including pathologists, toxicologists and pharmacologists working in corporate, government, academic and research settings.
Gregory S Patience, "Experimental Methods and Instrumentation for Chemical Engineers"
English | 2013 | ISBN-10: 0444538046 | 416 pages | PDF | 16,3 MB
Experimental Methods and Instrumentation for Chemical Engineers is a practical guide for research engineers and students, process engineers and, consultants, and others in the chemical engineering field. This unique book thoroughly describes experimental measurements and instrumentation in the contexts of pressure, temperature, fluid metering, chromatography, and more. Chapters on physico-chemical analysis and analysis of solids and powders are included as well.
Throughout the book, the author examines all aspects of engineering practice and research. The principles of unit operations, transport phenomena, and plant design form the basis of this discipline. Experimental Methods and Instrumentation for Chemical Engineers integrates these concepts with statistics and uncertainty analysis to define factors that are absolutely necessary to measure and control, how precisely, and how often.
Matthew David, "HTML5 Mobile Websites: Turbocharging HTML5 with jQuery Mobile, Sencha Touch, and Other Frameworks"
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 024081813X | 250 pages | PDF | 12,2 MB
Alan B. Craig Dr., "Understanding Augmented Reality: Concepts and Applications"
English | 2013 | ISBN-10: 0240824083 | 296 pages | PDF | 44 MB
Augmented reality is not a technology. Augmented reality is a medium. Likewise, a book on augmented reality that only addresses the technology that is required to support the medium of augmented reality falls far short of providing the background that is needed to produce, or critically consume augmented reality applications. One reads a book. One watches a movie. One experiences augmented reality. Understanding Augmented Reality addresses the elements that are required to create compelling augmented reality experiences. The technology that supports augmented reality will come and go, evolve and change. The underlying principles for creating exciting, useful augmented reality experiences are timeless.
Brian L. Smith, "3ds Max Design Architectural Visualization: For Intermediate Users"
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 0240821076 | 560 pages | PDF | 51 MB
Learn time-saving techniques and tested production-ready tips for maximum speed and efficiency in creating professional-level architectural visualizations in 3ds Max. Move from intermediate to an advanced level with specific and comprehensive instruction with this collaboration from nine different authors from around the world. Get their experience and skills in this full-color book, which not only teaches more advanced features, but also demonstrates the practical applications of those features to get readers ready for a real production environment. Fully updated for the most recent version of 3ds Max.
Venkat Subramaniam, "Functional Programming in Java: Harnessing the Power Of Java 8 Lambda Expressions"
English | 2014 | ISBN-10: 1937785467 | 160 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Intermediate level, for programmers fairly familiar with Java, but new to the functional style of programming and lambda expressions.
Get ready to program in a whole new way. Functional Programming in Java will help you quickly get on top of the new, essential Java 8 language features and the functional style that will change and improve your code. This short, targeted book will help you make the paradigm shift from the old imperative way to a less error-prone, more elegant, and concise coding style that's also a breeze to parallelize. You'll explore the syntax and semantics of lambda expressions, method and constructor references, and functional interfaces. You'll design and write applications better using the new standards in Java 8 and the JDK.
Lambda expressions are lightweight, highly concise anonymous methods backed by functional interfaces in Java 8. You can use them to leap forward into a whole new world of programming in Java. With functional programming capabilities, which have been around for decades in other languages, you can now write elegant, concise, less error-prone code using standard Java. This book will guide you though the paradigm change, offer the essential details about the new features, and show you how to transition from your old way of coding to an improved style.
Rajiv Ramnath, "Beginning iOS Programming For Dummies"
English | ISBN: 1118799275 | 2014 | PDF, EPUB | 456 pages | 32 MB, 18 MB
The ultimate beginner's guide to programming in the iOS environment
The Apple App Store is a gold mine for developers, but with more apps for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch being added every day, it?s essential to have a solid programming foundation to create the best apps possible. If you're eager to learn the ins and outs of iOS programming, this is your book. It teaches object-oriented programming within the iOS framework from the ground up, preparing you to create the next super iPhone or iPad app.
Simply Built Cabinets (Popular Woodworking)
Danny Proulx | English | 2011 | HQ PDF | ISBN: 1440313059 | 178 pages | 100 Mb
Yes, cabinets are those things that make up the storage in a kitchen. And they are the built-in storage spaces in your bathroom, den and other rooms. But cabinets are also free-standing storage units like bookcases. Building cabinets is really building boxes and there are simple techniques to create solid, quality cabinets that look great.
Learn easy steps for making doors and drawers for your cabinets; how to make counter tops, install hardware and more.
David Asch, Steve Caplin, "How to Cheat in Photoshop Elements 10: Release Your Imagination: The Magic of Digital Illustration"
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 0240820479 | 320 pages | PDF | 94 MB
While many Photoshop Elements users are content with using the software for correcting exposure, sharpening edges and removing unwanted objects from their photographs, there's a whole world of opportunity out there for creating fun photomontages, powerful panoramas and dynamic distortions just waiting to be discovered.
How to Cheat in Elements 10 is the answer to anyone who has ever wanted to take their creative skills in Elements one stage further. Starting with the basics of layers, selections and transformations, readers will be creating their own movie posters, textures and caricatures in no time at all, while sections on outputting your images for web or print enable anyone to wow their friends with their creations
Covering the latest tools and features in Elements 10, this book is also fully compatible with all previous versions of Elements. QuickTime movie tutorials and images for all projects in the book are included on the companion website.