A Strange Wilderness: The Lives of the Great Mathematicians

A Strange Wilderness: The Lives of the Great Mathematicians
Amir D. Aczel, "A Strange Wilderness: The Lives of the Great Mathematicians"

English | ISBN: 1402785844 | 2011 | EPUB | 242 pages | 9,5 MB


From Archimedes' eureka moment to Alexander Grothendieck's seclusion in the Pyrenees, bestselling author Amir Aczel selects the most compelling stories in the history of mathematics, creating a colorful narrative that explores the quirky personalities behind some of the most groundbreaking, enduring theorems.

The Divergence of Judaism and Islam: Interdependence, Modernity, and Political Turmoil

The Divergence of Judaism and Islam: Interdependence, Modernity, and Political Turmoil
The Divergence of Judaism and Islam: Interdependence, Modernity, and Political Turmoil by Michael M. Laskier and Yaacov Lev

English | ISBN: 0813037514 | 2011 | 304 pages | PDF | 1,8 MB


A companion volume to The Convergence of Judaism and Islam, this collection of essays explores the Jewish-Muslim relationship from the nineteenth century to the present. While that earlier work focused on the shared cultures and often peaceful relations between the two religions in the medieval and early modern periods, this book reveals how the paths of Jews and Muslims began to diverge two centuries ago.

Plasticity Theory (Dover Books on Engineering)

Plasticity Theory (Dover Books on Engineering)
Plasticity Theory (Dover Books on Engineering) by Jacob Lubliner

English | ISBN: 0486462900 | 2008 | 544 pages | PDF | 2,7 MB


This self-contained text for advanced undergraduate and graduate students is devoted to classical quasistatic problems of rate-independent plasticity theory. It discusses the finite element method for both viscoplastic and rate-independent plastic solids, in addition to large deformation plasticity numerical methods for rate-based formulations and hyperelastic methods. 1990 edition.

Hegel on Self-Consciousness: Desire and Death in the Phenomenology of Spirit

Hegel on Self-Consciousness: Desire and Death in the Phenomenology of Spirit
Hegel on Self-Consciousness: Desire and Death in the Phenomenology of Spirit by Robert B. Pippin

English | 2011 | ISBN-10: 0691148511 | PDF | 120 pages | 0,6 MB


In the most influential chapter of his most important philosophical work, the Phenomenology of Spirit, Hegel makes the central and disarming assertions that "self-consciousness is desire itself" and that it attains its "satisfaction" only in another self-consciousness.

How to Grow Perennial Vegetables: Low-maintenance, Low-impact Vegetable Gardening

How to Grow Perennial Vegetables: Low-maintenance, Low-impact Vegetable Gardening
How to Grow Perennial Vegetables: Low-maintenance, Low-impact Vegetable Gardening by Martin Crawford

English | 2012 | ISBN: 1900322846 | ISBN-13: 9781900322843 | 224 pages | EPUB | 7,1 MB


Perennial vegetables are a joy to grow and require a lot less time and effort than annuals. In this book Martin Crawford gives comprehensive advice on all types of perennial vegetables (edible plants that live longer than three years) including coppiced trees, aquatic plants and edible woodland species.

A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power

A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power
A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power

Language: English | EPUB / MOBI | ISBN-10: 1476773955 | ASIN: B00HT53JLQ | 2014 | 224 pages | 0.2 MB / 0.6 MB

LinuxCBT - EL-3 Edition Training


LinuxCBT - EL-3 Edition Training
Title: LinuxCBT - EL-3 Edition Training
Video Format: MP4
File Size: 4.71 GB




The Healthy Probiotic Diet

The Healthy Probiotic Diet
The Healthy Probiotic Diet: More Than 50 Recipes for Improved Digestion, Immunity, and Skin Health by R. J. Ruppenthal

2014 | ISBN: 1629142026 | English | 256 pages | EPUB | 21 MB


From sauerkraut to kombucha, homemade fermented foods and drinks are the latest health trend. Probiotic drinks and fermented foods pack a powerful dose of live cultures that many people credit for improved digestion, immunity, and skin health. With more than fifty recipes, The Healthy Probiotic Power Diet will show you how to make delicious meals and beverages in your own home to make them part of your everyday diet.

Consumer Product Safety Issues (Safety and Risk in Society)

Consumer Product Safety Issues (Safety and Risk in Society)
Consumer Product Safety Issues (Safety and Risk in Society)

Nova Science Publishers (2009-09-25) | ISBN: 1604568267 | 307 pages | PDF | 13 MB


Consumer safety has taken, over the last decades, an ever-growing and important position in our society, in particular in developed countries. This book focuses on some of the key issues in this field which touches virtually everyone including child seats, firearms, food safety, and plastics. In addition, laws and federal agencies and their activities are reviewed and discussed.

Video Cultures: Media Technology and Everyday Creativity

Video Cultures: Media Technology and Everyday Creativity
David Buckingham, Rebekah Willett, "Video Cultures: Media Technology and Everyday Creativity"

English | 2009-11-10 | ISBN: 0230221866 | 248 pages | PDF | 1 MB


Over the past decade, there has been a huge increase in ordinary people's access to video production technology. These essays explore the theoretical significance of this trend and its impact on society, as well as examining a wide range of case studies, from camcorders and camera phones to YouTube and citizen journalism.

Leadership and the Art of Struggle

Leadership and the Art of Struggle
Leadership and the Art of Struggle: How Great Leaders Grow Through Challenge and Adversity by Steven Snyder

2013 | ISBN: 1609946448 | English | 216 pages | PDF | 4 MB


All Leaders Face Adversity. Exceptional Leaders Thrive in It.

Reading between the Lies

Reading between the Lies
Jordan E. Goodman, "Reading between the Lies: How to detect fraud and avoid becoming a victim of Wall Street's next scandal"

Publisher: Kaplan Business; illustrated edition edition (July 14, 2003) | ISBN-10: 0793169453 | ISBN-13: 978-0793169450 | 272 Pages | PDF | 1,6 MB


As the stream of news about corporate fraud and stock scandals continues to flow from Wall Street, many investors have taken to the sidelines, afraid to invest their money in what seems like a roll of the dice in a game that is stacked against them. But individuals should realize that investing doesn't have to be a gamble. They can avoid the next Enron before it happens by learning to be their own most-trusted financial advisor. Reading Between the Lies gives investors all the information they need to begin the self-education process.

Dream Homes: 100 Inspirational Interiors

Dream Homes: 100 Inspirational Interiors
Andreas Von Einsiedel, Johanna Thornycroft , "Dream Homes: 100 Inspirational Interiors"

English | 2007 | ISBN: 1858943493 | 352 pages | djvu | 29 MB


Everyone has an idea of their own dream home, whether it be a minimally furnished apartment overlooking a city skyline or an informal and colourful retreat in the sun. Whatever your dream, this bestselling book - now available in paperback for the first time - presents 100 inspirational interiors of all styles from around the globe, from New England to Mallorca and from Provence to South Africa. Alongside the work of many of the world's most talented interior designers are homes that have been imaginatively transformed by the vision and commitment of their owners.

Site Furnishings

Site Furnishings
Bill Main, Gail Greet Hannah, "Site Furnishings: A Complete Guide to the Planning, Selection and Use of Landscape Furniture and Amenities"

English | ISBN: 0470391839 | 2009 | PDF | 312 pages | 19 MB


Introducing the first all-in-one guide to site furniture principles, processes, and best practices
Furniture matters-outdoors as well as in. Understanding the connections between site and site furniture enhances the creative opportunities for designers of outdoor spaces and increases their ability to influence the long-term success of the spaces they design. Site Furnishings comprehensively examines how to elevate the design of site furnishings to achieve programming goals.

Enterprise-Wide Change: Superior Results Through Systems Thinking

Enterprise-Wide Change: Superior Results Through Systems Thinking
Enterprise-Wide Change: Superior Results Through Systems Thinking

English | 1 edition | ISBN: 0787971464 | 400 pages | October 19, 2004 | PDF | 3 Mb


Steve Haines and his fellow authors practical handbook for leading change in an organization is a godsend to any executive and consultant. Their years of experience, research, and observation are distilled into logical steps for the executive and consultant alike to follow. The examples they give throughout the book bring each step alive. The environment for all enterprises is continually changing, and Steve Haines book will aid leaders in keeping their enterprises ahead of change and growing profitably.
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