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Author(s): Michele Hunt
Categories: Business & Economics > Business Ethics, Business & Economics > Corporate & Business History, Business & Economics > Environmental Economics, Business & Economics > Industrial Management, Business & Economics > Leadership
Publisher: Greenleaf
Publish date: 2017-01-31
ISBN-10: 1783533951
ISBN-13: 9781783533954
Language: English
Description: DreamMakers: Innovating for the Greater Good profiles stories of businesses, cross-sector initiatives and movements and whole communities that are collaborating to create a flourishing world. They all share attitudes and beliefs that transcend: who they are, where they live, or their individual circumstances. The book provides a new definition of success, shares the stories of a number of businesses and communities and examines how the people that lead these successful organizations have made a significant difference. Stories come from people based in very different types of industries and sectors, such as Waka Waka, a company that is helping to... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:36:02 GMT
The Farmers Market Cookbook: The Ultimate Guide to Enjoying Fresh, Local, Seasonal Produce (by Julia Shanks, Brett Grohsgal) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-farmers-market-cookbook-the-ultimate-guide-to-enjoying-fresh-local-seasonal-produce
Author(s): Julia Shanks, Brett Grohsgal
Categories: Cooking > General, Health & Fitness > General, House & Home > Sustainable Living
Publisher: New Society Publishers
Publish date: 2016-04-19
ISBN-10: 0865718229
ISBN-13: 9780865718227
Language: English
Description: Farmers' Markets and CSAs are among the best places to find high-quality, diverse, and exciting vegetables and fruits. But the rich array of unusual varieties can be confusing and overwhelming. From detailed produce descriptions to storage tips, preparation techniques, and over two hundred flavorful recipes, The Farmers' Market Cookbook has the answer to every prospective locavore's perennial question, "What do I do with this?" Featuring a range of traditional favorites alongside innovative creations showcasing the stunning flavors of heirloom fruits and vegetables, this guide to seasonal eating... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:32:02 GMT
New Aging: Live Smarter Now to Live Better Forever (by Matthias Hollwich, Bruce Mau Design) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/new-aging-live-smarter-now-to-live-better-forever
Author(s): Matthias Hollwich, Bruce Mau Design
Categories: House & Home > Design & Construction, Self-Help > Aging
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publish date: 2016-03-29
ISBN-10: 0143128108
ISBN-13: 9780143128106
Language: English
Description: Aging is a gift that we receive with life—and in New Aging, the architect Matthias Hollwich outlines smart, simple ideas to help us experience it that way.   New Aging invites us to take everything we associate with aging—the loss of freedom and vitality, the cold and sterile nursing homes, the boredom—and throw it out the window. As an architect, Matthias Hollwich is devoted to finding ways in which we can shape our living spaces and communities to make aging a graceful and fulfilling aspect of our lives. Now he has distilled his research into a collection of simple, visionary principles—brought to life with... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:26:05 GMT
Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter: Simplify Your Life One Minute at a Time (by Erin Rooney Doland) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/never-too-busy-to-cure-clutter-simplify-your-life-one-minute-at-a-time
Author(s): Erin Rooney Doland
Categories: House & Home > Cleaning & Caretaking, Self-Help > Motivational & Inspirational
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Publish date: 2016-01-26
ISBN-10: 0062419722
ISBN-13: 9780062419729
Language: English
Description: ALL THE ADVICE AND MOTIVATION YOU NEED TO KICK-START YOUR HOME ORGANIZING PROJECT . . . ON YOUR SCHEDULE Whether you have thirty seconds, one minute, five minutes, or fifteen minutes, this organizing daily devotional offers tips, checklists, weekend projects, quizzes, and encouragement that will help you find the time, motivation, and permission to let go of sentimental clutter, set up storage solutions, and establish routines that make sense for your life. Filled with practical advice and small, doable projects that were created with your busy life in mind, Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter is a loyal resource, as well as a... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:26:02 GMT
Slight Exaggeration: An Essay (by Adam Zagajewski) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/slight-exaggeration-an-essay
Author(s): Adam Zagajewski
Categories: Literary Collections > Continental European, Literary Collections > Essays
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publish date: 2017-04-04
ISBN-10: 0374265879
ISBN-13: 9780374265878
Language: English
Description: A new essay collection by the noted Polish poet For Adam Zagajewski―one of Poland’s great poets―the project of writing, whether it be poetry or prose, is an occasion to advance what David Wojahn has characterized as his “restless and quizzical quest for self-knowledge.” Slight Exaggeration is an autobiographical portrait of the poet, arranged not chronologically but with that same luminous quality that distinguishes Zagajewski’s spellbinding poetry―an affinity for the invisible. In a mosaic-like blend of criticism, reflections, European history, and aphoristic musings, Zagajewski tells the stories of his... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:16:04 GMT
The Art of Portraits and the Nude (Kodak Library of Creative Photography) (by Time Life) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-art-of-portraits-and-the-nude-kodak-library-of-creative-photography
Author(s): Time Life
Categories: Photography > General
Publisher: Time Life Education
Publish date: 1984-05
ISBN-10: 0867062142
ISBN-13: 9780867062144
Language: English
Description: Faces and Figures, Building a Portrait, Sitter and Setting, Photographing the Nude.
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:16:01 GMT
ADHD and Its Many Associated Problems (by Christopher Gillberg) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/adhd-and-its-many-associated-problems
Author(s): Christopher Gillberg
Categories: Health & Fitness > Diseases, Medical > Neurology, Medical > Psychiatry, Psychology > Psychopathology
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish date: 2014-06-12
ISBN-10: 0199937907
ISBN-13: 9780199937905
Language: English
Description: ADHD and Its Many Associated Problems is a clinical handbook about infants, children, adolescents, young adults, middle-aged, and elderly people with ADHD and all its many comorbidities. It is the only book on ADHD that includes the comprehensive view of the condition as but one (albeit, perhaps the most important) of many disorders subsumed under the umbrella concept of ESSENCE (Early Symptomatic Syndromes Eliciting Neurodevelopmental Clinical Examinations). This book reviews the history of ADHD, its definitions, symptoms, associated ESSENCE problems, etiology, risk and protective factors, approach to diagnosis and diagnostic work-up,... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:12:01 GMT
The Little Book of Cacti and Other Succulents (by Emma Sibley) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-little-book-of-cacti-and-other-succulents
Author(s): Emma Sibley
Categories: Nature > Plants
Publisher: Quadrille Publishing
Publish date: 2017-04-04
ISBN-10: 1849499144
ISBN-13: 9781849499149
Language: English
Description: Cacti and succulents are a trendy and low maintenance way to bring nature into your home, and this book is an essential user-friendly guide to the most popular 60 varieties. The book focuses on their propagation and care. As well as a section of handy tips, there will be a ready reference on dealing with common problems and pest control.
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:06:03 GMT
Salamanca, 1812 (by Dr. Rory Muir, Rory Muir) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/salamanca-1812-1
Author(s): Dr. Rory Muir, Rory Muir
Categories: History > Europe, History > Military
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publish date: 2001-12-01
ISBN-10: 0300087195
ISBN-13: 9780300087192
Language: English
Description: July 22, 1812. Salamanca, Spain. Frustrated at their first advance, British forces under Wellington's command have spent the last four days manoeuvering and retreating from the French army. Patient and cautious, Wellington is determined not to make a fatal mistake. He glimpses a moment of opportunity and grasps it, committing all of his troops to a sudden devastating attack. At the end of the day, the French army is broken, panic-stricken and reeling; Wellington has achieved the finest victory of his brilliant military career. This book examines in unprecedented detail the battle of Salamanca, the critical British victory that proved crushing to... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:02:03 GMT
The Face of Water: A Translator on Beauty and Meaning in the Bible (by Sarah Ruden) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-face-of-water-a-translator-on-beauty-and-meaning-in-the-bible
Author(s): Sarah Ruden
Categories: Religion > General
Publisher: Pantheon
Publish date: 2017-03-28
ISBN-10: 0307908569
ISBN-13: 9780307908568
Language: English
Description: A dazzling reconsideration of the original languages and texts of the Bible, in both the Old and the New Testaments, from the acclaimed scholar and translator of Classical literature (“The best translation of the Aeneid, certainly the best of our time” —Ursula Le Guin; “The first translation since Dryden that can be read as a great English poem in itself” —Garry Wills, The New York Review of Books) and author of Paul Among the People (“Astonishing . . . Superb” —Booklist, starred review).  In The Face of Water, Sarah Ruden brilliantly and elegantly explains and celebrates the Bible’s writings. Singling out the most famous... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:52:03 GMT
Nude Photography: The French Way (by Laurent Biancani) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/nude-photography-the-french-way
Author(s): Laurent Biancani
Categories: Photography > General
Publisher: Amphoto,U.S.
Publish date: 1980-07-25
ISBN-10: 0817450955
ISBN-13: 9780817450953
Language: English
Description: Book by Biancani, Laurent
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:46:02 GMT
Le Cordon Bleu Cuisine Foundations (by Le Cordon Bleu) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/le-cordon-bleu-cuisine-foundations
Author(s): Le Cordon Bleu
Categories: Business & Economics > Industries, Cooking > Regional & Ethnic, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Travel > Europe
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publish date: 2010-04-21
ISBN-10: 1435481372
ISBN-13: 9781435481374
Language: English
Description: Le Cordon Bleu Cuisine Foundations presents the definitive concepts and techniques of classic French cuisine in an artfully designed package that captures the rich tradition of Le Cordon Bleu in a contemporary, international setting. Extensively researched, this landmark book traces French culinary technique and foundations back through the 20th-century codification by Auguste Escoffier to the earlier innovations of Jules Gouffé, Urbain Dubois, Antonin Careme, and other noted chefs of earlier generations to deliver a truly authoritative work. Illustrated with thousands of highly detailed photographs that reveal the proper cooking and preparation... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:42:01 GMT
Space Planning Basics (by Mark Karlen) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/space-planning-basics
Author(s): Mark Karlen
Categories: Architecture > Interior Design, Architecture > Reference, House & Home > Design & Construction
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2009-05-04
ISBN-10: 0470231785
ISBN-13: 9780470231784
Language: English
Description: Space planning involves much more than sketching a preliminary floor plan. A designer must take a client's programming needs into account and must also consider how other factors such as building codes and environmental factors affect a spatial composition. Space Planning Basics, now in its Third Edition, offers a highly visual, step-by-step approach to developing preliminary floor plans for commercial spaces. The book provides tools for visualizing space and walks the designer through other considerations such as building code requirements and environmental control needs. Specific programming techniques covered include matrices, bubble diagrams,... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:36:09 GMT
The Indoor Environment Handbook: How to Make Buildings Healthy and Comfortable (by Philomena Bluyssen) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-indoor-environment-handbook-how-to-make-buildings-healthy-and-comfortable
Author(s): Philomena Bluyssen
Categories: Architecture > Sustainable/Environmental
Publisher: Routledge
Publish date: 2009-10-14
ISBN-10: 184407787X
ISBN-13: 9781844077878
Language: English
Description: Winner of the Choice Outstanding Academic Titles of 2010 award. Ensuring that buildings are healthy and comfortable for their occupants is a primary concern of all architects and building engineers. This highly practical handbook will help make that process more efficient and effective. It begins with a guide to how the human body and senses react to different indoor environmental conditions, together with basic information on the parameters of the indoor environment and problems that can occur. It then moves on to give a background to the development of the study and control of the indoor environment, examining the main considerations (including... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:36:04 GMT
Elasticity: Theory and Applications (by Adel S. Saada) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/elasticity-theory-and-applications
Author(s): Adel S. Saada
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Pergamon
Publish date: 2013-12-22
ISBN-10: 1483127117
ISBN-13: 9781483127118
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:26:07 GMT
Computational Continuum Mechanics (by Ahmed A. Shabana) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/computational-continuum-mechanics-1
Author(s): Ahmed A. Shabana
Categories: Science > Mechanics
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish date: 2011-12-12
ISBN-10: 1107016029
ISBN-13: 9781107016026
Language: English
Description: This updated text presents the theory of continuum mechanics using computational methods. The text covers a broad range of topics including general problems of large rotation and large deformations and the development and limitations of finite element formulations in solving such problems. Dr. Shabana introduces theories on motion kinematics, strain, forces, and stresses, and goes on to discuss linear and nonlinear constitutive equations, including viscoelastic and plastic constitutive models. General nonlinear continuum mechanics theory is used to develop small and large finite element formulations which correctly describe rigid body motion for... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:26:05 GMT
Structural and Stress Analysis (by T.H.G. Megson) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/structural-and-stress-analysis
Author(s): T.H.G. Megson
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Civil
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Publish date: 1996-01-05
ISBN-10: 0340631961
ISBN-13: 9780340631966
Language: English
Description: Structural analysis is the corner stone of civil engineering and all students must obtain a thorough understanding of the techniques available to analyse and predict stress in any structure. This text provides the student with a comprehensive introduction to all types of structural and stress analysis. Starting from an explanation of the basic principles of statics, normal and shear force and bending moments and torsion. It goes on to examine the different structures in which consideration of these is paramount, from simple pin joints to suspension cables. The properties of materials are outlined and all aspects of beam theory are examined in... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:26:02 GMT
Elasticity in Engineering Mechanics (by Arthur P. Boresi, Ken Chong, James D. Lee) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/elasticity-in-engineering-mechanics
Author(s): Arthur P. Boresi, Ken Chong, James D. Lee
Categories: Science > Mechanics, Science > Nanostructures, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2010-12-21
ISBN-10: 0470402555
ISBN-13: 9780470402559
Language: English
Description: Elasticity in Engineering Mechanics has been prized by many aspiring and practicing engineers as an easy-to-navigate guide to an area of engineering science that is fundamental to aeronautical, civil, and mechanical engineering, and to other branches of engineering. With its focus not only on elasticity theory, including nano- and biomechanics, but also on concrete applications in real engineering situations, this acclaimed work is a core text in a spectrum of courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and a superior reference for engineering professionals.
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:22:07 GMT
Seismic Analysis of Structures (by T. K. Datta) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/seismic-analysis-of-structures
Author(s): T. K. Datta
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Civil, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2010-05-24
ISBN-10: 0470824611
ISBN-13: 9780470824610
Language: English
Description: While numerous books have been written on earthquakes, earthquake resistance design, and seismic analysis and design of structures, none have been tailored for advanced students and practitioners, and those who would like to have most of the important aspects of seismic analysis in one place. With this book, readers will gain proficiencies in the following: fundamentals of seismology that all structural engineers must know; various forms of seismic inputs; different types of seismic analysis like, time and frequency domain analyses, spectral analysis of structures for random ground motion, response spectrum method of analysis; equivalent lateral... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:22:05 GMT
Concrete: Neville's Insights & Issue (by Formerly Vice President of the Royal Academy of Engineering, Principal, Vice-Chancellor, University of Dundee Adam Neville) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/concrete-nevilles-insights-and-issue
Author(s): Formerly Vice President of the Royal Academy of Engineering, Principal, Vice-Chancellor, University of Dundee Adam Neville
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Civil
Publisher: Institution of Civil Engineers Publishing
Publish date: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 0727734687
ISBN-13: 9780727734686
Language: English
Description: Adam Nevilles reputation as a world leading expert on concrete technology is unquestioned. In this, his final book on concrete he demonstrates the radical thinking that sets him apart through incisive reflections and forecasts. Standard books on concrete often have an encyclopaedic approach and proceed from science to practice but this book is not standard. The author looks at a problem or an issue, and discusses the underlying scientific and technological aspects, including broader contextual topics. Adam Neville describes this as looking at concrete through the wrong end of the telescope, which contributes to a better understanding of... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:22:02 GMT
Streets and Patterns : The Structure of Urban Geometry (by Stephen Marshall) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/streets-and-patterns-the-structure-of-urban-geometry
Author(s): Stephen Marshall
Categories: Architecture > General, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Spon Pr
Publish date: 2004-10-31
ISBN-10: 0203589394
ISBN-13: 9780203589397
Language: English
Description: There is an emerging consensus that urban street layouts should be planned with greater attention to ‘placemaking’ and urban design quality, while maintaining the conventional transport functions of accessibility and connectivity. However, it is not always clear how this might be achieved: we still tend to have different sets of guidance for main road networks and for local streetgrids. What is needed is a framework that addresses both of these, plus main streets – that don’t easily fit either set of guidance – in an integrative manner. Streets and Patterns takes up this challenge to create a coherent rationale to underpin today’s... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:12:06 GMT
Handbook of Steel Connection Design and Details (by Akbar Tamboli) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/handbook-of-steel-connection-design-and-details
Author(s): Akbar Tamboli
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Civil
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
Publish date: 2009-09-21
ISBN-10: 0071550054
ISBN-13: 9780071550055
Language: English
Description: The Definitive Guide to Steel Connection Design Fully updated with the latest AISC and ICC codes and specifications, Handbook of Structural Steel Connection Design and Details, Second Edition, is the most comprehensive resource on load and resistance factor design (LRFD) available. This authoritative volume surveys the leading methods for connecting structural steel components, covering state-of-the-art techniques and materials, and includes new information on welding and connections. Hundreds of detailed examples, photographs, and illustrations are found throughout this practical handbook. Handbook of Structural Steel Connection Design and... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:12:04 GMT
Recommendations for Seismic Design of Hybrid Coupled Wall Systems (by Sherif El-Tawil, Patrick Fortney, Kent Harries, Bahram Shahrooz, Yahya Kurama, Mohammad Hassan, Xiangdong Tong) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/recommendations-for-seismic-design-of-hybrid-coupled-wall-systems
Author(s): Sherif El-Tawil, Patrick Fortney, Kent Harries, Bahram Shahrooz, Yahya Kurama, Mohammad Hassan, Xiangdong Tong
Categories: Architecture > General, House & Home > Design & Construction
Publisher: American Society of Civil Engineers
Publish date: 2009-08-01
ISBN-10: 0784410607
ISBN-13: 9780784410608
Language: English
Description: Hybrid Coupled Wall (HCW) systems are lateral-force-resisting systems composed of reinforced concrete walls coupled by steel beams. Extensive research has shown that HCW systems possess the necessary combination of stiffness, strength, and toughness for application in regions of moderate to high seismicity. "Recommendations for Seismic Design of Hybrid Coupled Wall Systems" synthesizes the existing information into helpful recommendations for engineers and practitioners involved with seismic analysis and design of HCW systems. This book offers two methods for system design - a prescriptive design method based on linear elastic analysis and an... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:12:02 GMT
The Lost Key (A Brit in the FBI) (by Catherine Coulter, J. T. Ellison) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-lost-key-a-brit-in-the-fbi
Author(s): Catherine Coulter, J. T. Ellison
Categories: Fiction > Suspense, Literary Collections > American
Publisher: Putnam Adult
Publish date: 2014-09-30
ISBN-10: 0399164766
ISBN-13: 9780399164767
Language: English
Description: "A thriller packed with nonstop action, real-life name-dropping and enough cutting-edge science to make you wonder how much of it could be true." —Kirkus Reviews The newest entry in the sizzling international thriller series featuring Nicholas Drummond, from #1 New York Times–bestselling author Catherine Coulter. Freshly minted FBI agent Nicholas Drummond is barely out of his Quantico training when he and his partner, Mike Caine, are called to investigate a stabbing on Wall Street.          Their investigation, however, yields more questions than answers. It quickly becomes clear that the victim,... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:08:04 GMT
To Improve Health and Health Care Vol XVI: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Anthology (Jossey-Bass Public Health) (by Stephen L. Isaacs, David C. Colby) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/to-improve-health-and-health-care-vol-xvi-the-robert-wood-johnson-foundation-anthology-jossey-bass-public-health
Author(s): Stephen L. Isaacs, David C. Colby
Categories: Medical > Health Care Delivery, Medical > Public Health
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
Publish date: 2014-10-20
ISBN-10: 1119000785
ISBN-13: 9781119000785
Language: English
Description: The RWJF's biannual update on the latest developments in U.S. health care To Improve Health and Health Care is the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's biannual anthology, focusing on the pressing health and health care issues facing the country. This volume covers some of the most important topics in public health, preventative medicine, and health services. Readers will find an in-depth look into the programs funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, providing policy makers, practitioners, and interested members of the public a valuable perspective to inform strategy for the coming years. As part of the Foundation's efforts... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:06:01 GMT
Basic Alarm Electronics (Toolbox guides for security technicians) (by John Sanger) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/basic-alarm-electronics-toolbox-guides-for-security-technicians
Author(s): John Sanger
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Electronics
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Publish date: 1988-09
ISBN-10: 0409900370
ISBN-13: 9780409900378
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:02:16 GMT
RF Front-End: World Class Designs (by Janine Love) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/rf-front-end-world-class-designs
Author(s): Janine Love
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Newnes
Publish date: 2009-02-23
ISBN-10: 1856176223
ISBN-13: 9781856176224
Language: English
Description: All the design and development inspiration and direction a harware engineer needs in one blockbuster book! Janine Love site editor for RF Design Line,columnist, and author has selected the very best RF design material from the Newnes portfolio and has compiled it into this volume. The result is a book covering the gamut of RF front end design from antenna and filter design fundamentals to optimized layout techniques with a strong pragmatic emphasis. In addition to specific design techniques and practices, this book also discusses various approaches to solving RF front end design problems and how to successfully apply theory to actual design tasks.... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:02:13 GMT
A Handbook of Statistical Analyses using S-Plus, Second Edition (by Brian S. Everitt) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/a-handbook-of-statistical-analyses-using-s-plus-second-edition
Author(s): Brian S. Everitt
Categories: Computers > Computer Science, Mathematics > Probability & Statistics, Medical > Biostatistics, Medical > Reference
Publisher: Chapman and Hall/CRC
Publish date: 2001-12-10
ISBN-10: 1584882808
ISBN-13: 9781584882800
Language: English
Description: Since the first edition of this book was published, S-PLUS has evolved markedly with new methods of analysis, new graphical procedures,  and a convenient graphical user interface (GUI). Today, S-PLUS is the statistical software of choice for many applied researchers in disciplines ranging from finance to medicine. Combining the command line language and GUI of S-PLUS now makes this book even more suitable for inexperienced users, students, and anyone without the time, patience, or background needed to wade through the many more advanced manuals and texts on the market. The second edition of A Handbook of Statistical Analyses Using S-Plus... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:02:11 GMT
Basic Fracture Mechanics: Including an Introduction to Fatigue (Butterworths Basic Books) (by R. N. L. Smith) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/basic-fracture-mechanics-including-an-introduction-to-fatigue-butterworths-basic-books
Author(s): R. N. L. Smith
Categories: Computers > Programming, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Publish date: 1991-06-26
ISBN-10: 0750614897
ISBN-13: 9780750614894
Language: English
Description: Increasingly an important field to engineering design, this book provides an introduction to fracture and fatigue. Features include a series of programs implementing those methods which are both useful and simple.
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:02:07 GMT
Basic Engineering Technology (by R. L. Timings) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/basic-engineering-technology
Author(s): R. L. Timings
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Publish date: 1983-12-31
ISBN-10: 0434919497
ISBN-13: 9780434919499
Language: English
Description: 'Basic Engineering Technology' covers all the general engineering topics required for City & Guilds Basic Engineering Competences 2010. It provides concise explanations and clear diagrams that cover the complete syllabus for the student preparing for the theory section of the general engineering qualification. Thus the book reflects the new emphasis on transferable skills, giving a broadly-based introduction to vocational engineering studies.
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Sun, 28 May 2017 07:02:02 GMT
Basic Digital Signal Processing: Butterworths Basic Series (Butterworths Basic Books) (by Gordon B. Lockhart) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/basic-digital-signal-processing-butterworths-basic-series-butterworths-basic-books
Author(s): Gordon B. Lockhart
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Computers > Software
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Publish date: 1985-03-26
ISBN-10: 0408015780
ISBN-13: 9780408015783
Language: English
Description: Each book in the "BASIC" series has been designed to provide information on practical computing procedures for students and practising engineers, scientists and statisticians. The books explain how computing can be applied to the solution of real engineering and mathematical problems and provide working programs with full explanatory notes in order to help readers comprehend the principles of the subject and write their own computer programs. Digital signal processing is a rapidly developing field which uses computers, microprocessors and other types of digital hardware to analyze or modify electrical signals. The main aim of this book is to convey... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:56:12 GMT
RF Engineering for Wireless Networks: Hardware, Antennas, and Propagation (Communications Engineering) (by Daniel M. Dobkin) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/rf-engineering-for-wireless-networks-hardware-antennas-and-propagation-communications-engineering
Author(s): Daniel M. Dobkin
Categories: Computers > Certification Guides, Computers > Networking, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Newnes
Publish date: 2004-12-06
ISBN-10: 0750678739
ISBN-13: 9780750678735
Language: English
Description: Finally, here is a single volume containing all of the engineering information needed to successfully design and implement any type of wireless network! Author Dan Dobkin covers every aspect of RF engineering necessary for wireless networks. He begins with a review of essential math and electromagnetic theory followed by thorough discussions of multiplexing, modulation types, bandwidth, link budgets, network concepts, radio system architectures, RF amplifiers, mixers and frequency conversion, filters, single-chip radio systems, antenna theory and designs, signal propagation, as well as planning and implementing wireless networks for both indoor and... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:56:09 GMT
Basic Electrotechnology (Butterworths Basic Series) (by R. A. Ashen) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/basic-electrotechnology-butterworths-basic-series
Author(s): R. A. Ashen
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Publish date: 1987-10-07
ISBN-10: 040801251X
ISBN-13: 9780408012515
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:56:05 GMT
Ramen, Soba, Udon (by Parragon Books) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/ramen-soba-udon
Author(s): Parragon Books
Categories: Cooking > General
Publisher: Parragon Books
Publish date: 2014-11-15
ISBN-10: 1472364538
ISBN-13: 9781472364531
Language: English
Description: Take a tasty journey into the world of the noodle. Covering the tastiest of this international staple ramen, udon, and soba noodles, plus more theres everything covered from tantalizing soups and salads to mouthwatering mains. Noodle dishes are not only surprisingly versatile but also quick to cook, healthy, and above all, utterly delicious. This book offers a uniquely interesting and fun approach to cooking, with an informative introduction, helpful hints and hero tips.
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:56:02 GMT
Passive RF & Microwave Integrated Circuits (by Leo Maloratsky) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/passive-rf-and-microwave-integrated-circuits
Author(s): Leo Maloratsky
Categories: Science > Electromagnetism, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Newnes
Publish date: 2003-11-24
ISBN-10: 075067699X
ISBN-13: 9780750676991
Language: English
Description: The growth in RF and wireless/mobile computing devices that operate at microwave frequencies has resulted in explosive demand for integrated circuits capable of operating at such frequencies in order to accomplish functions like frequency division, phase shifting, attenuation, and isolators and circulators for antennas. This book is an introduction to such ICs, combining theory and practical applications of those devices. In addition to this combined theory and application approach, the author discusses the critical importance of differing fabrication materials on the performance of ICs at different frequencies. This is an area often overlooked... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:52:02 GMT
Refrigeration Equipment, Second Edition (by A C Bryant) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/refrigeration-equipment-second-edition
Author(s): A C Bryant
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Newnes
Publish date: 1998-09-01
ISBN-10: 0750636882
ISBN-13: 9780750636889
Language: English
Description: Refrigeration Equipment is a clear, practical guide to the installation, testing and servicing of industrial and domestic refrigeration equipment. Refrigeration technicians, who are poorly provided with good reference material, will welcome the author's hands-on approach. Other readers will include trainees on in-plant industry courses, building service engineers and maintenance staff in the frozen food industry, supermarkets, hotels and hospitals. It also provides a text from NVQs (C&G 6007) and other vocational courses).This revised edition has been updated throughout, and includes a new section on the topical subject of alternative... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:46:01 GMT
Signal Coding and Processing (by Graham Wade) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/signal-coding-and-processing
Author(s): Graham Wade
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish date: 1994-09-30
ISBN-10: 0521423368
ISBN-13: 9780521423366
Language: English
Description: Signal coding and signal processing are complex and critical elements of communications systems in broadcasting, satellite, and magnetic recording fields among others. Because both signal coding and processing are often found within a single electronic system (especially large communications systems), this book uniquely combines an introduction to both of these areas and provides an uncluttered theoretical treatment of optical coding and processing algorithms, together with design information for practical systems. The author examines Pulse Code Modulation fundamentals, surveys modern data compression techniques, introduces block and convolutional... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:38:04 GMT
Norman Mailer: The Last Romantic (by Carl Rollyson) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/norman-mailer-the-last-romantic
Author(s): Carl Rollyson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Literary, Literary Criticism > General
Publisher: iUniverse
Publish date: 2008-11-24
ISBN-10: 0595504485
ISBN-13: 9780595504480
Language: English
Description: Carl Rollyson was Norman Mailer's first literary biographer to draw on unpublished letters and manuscripts as well as on interviews with the writer's friends and foes. Rollyson provides a full account of Mailer's college years, especially his fear of being drafted. Here are the sources of Mailer's mental crisis in the 1950s that led to the stabbing of his second wife, Adele. Norman Mailer: The Last Romantic gets at the sources of Mailer's obsession with violence while also portraying a major literary figure in the making, from his fabulous debut war novel, The Naked and the Dead to his final bid for literary fame, The Castle in the Forest, a... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:32:02 GMT
Suffering Succotash: A Picky Eater's Quest to Understand Why We Hate the Foods We Hate (by Stephanie V.W. Lucianovic) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/suffering-succotash-a-picky-eaters-quest-to-understand-why-we-hate-the-foods-we-hate
Author(s): Stephanie V.W. Lucianovic
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Personal Memoirs & Diaries, Health & Fitness > Nutrition
Publisher: TarcherPerigee
Publish date: 2012-07-03
ISBN-10: 0399537503
ISBN-13: 9780399537509
Language: English
Description: As a child Stephanie Lucianovic lived for years on grilled cheese and created an elaborate system for disposing of revolting food involving bookshelves, holiday centerpieces, and, later, boyfriends. She agonized not over meeting her future in-laws, but over the peaches they served her. As an adult, this picky eater found herself in the most unlikely of circumstances: a graduate of culinary school who became a cheesemonger and then a food writer. Along the way, she realized just how common her plight was. It wasn’t surprising to discover that picky eating is an issue for millions of kids, but who knew there are even support groups for adults who... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:30:06 GMT
Competitive Strategy: Techniques for Analyzing Industries and Competitors (by Michael E. Porter) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/competitive-strategy-techniques-for-analyzing-industries-and-competitors
Author(s): Michael E. Porter
Categories: Business & Economics > Economics, Business & Economics > Industries, Business & Economics > Management, Business & Economics > Management Science
Publisher: Free Press
Publish date: 1998-06-01
ISBN-10: 0684841487
ISBN-13: 9780684841489
Language: English
Description: Now nearing its sixtieth printing in English and translated into nineteen languages, Michael E. Porter's Competitive Strategy has transformed the theory, practice, and teaching of business strategy throughout the world. Electrifying in its simplicity—like all great breakthroughs—Porter’s analysis of industries captures the complexity of industry competition in five underlying forces. Porter introduces one of the most powerful competitive tools yet developed: his three generic strategies—lowest cost, differentiation, and focus—which bring structure to the task of strategic positioning. He shows how competitive advantage can be defined in... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:30:02 GMT
Anonymous Communication Networks: Protecting Privacy on the Web (by Kun Peng) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/anonymous-communication-networks-protecting-privacy-on-the-web
Author(s): Kun Peng
Categories: Computers > Cryptography, Computers > Networking, Computers > Development
Publisher: Auerbach Publications
Publish date: 2014-07-07
ISBN-10: 143988157X
ISBN-13: 9781439881576
Language: English
Description: In today’s interactive network environment, where various types of organizations are eager to monitor and track Internet use, anonymity is one of the most powerful resources available to counterbalance the threat of unknown spectators and to ensure Internet privacy. Addressing the demand for authoritative information on anonymous Internet usage, Anonymous Communication Networks: Protecting Privacy on the Web examines anonymous communication networks as a solution to Internet privacy concerns. It explains how anonymous communication networks make it possible for participants to communicate with each other without... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:26:11 GMT
Making Everyday Electronics Work: A Do-It-Yourself Guide (by Stan Gibilisco) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/making-everyday-electronics-work-a-do-it-yourself-guide
Author(s): Stan Gibilisco
Categories: Health & Fitness > General, House & Home > General, Reference > General, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Transportation > Automotive
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/TAB Electronics
Publish date: 2013-08-06
ISBN-10: 0071807993
ISBN-13: 9780071807999
Language: English
Description: UNDERSTAND, MAINTAIN, AND IMPROVE THE ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS IN YOUR HOME AND AUTO If you've ever felt lost when choosing a home entertainment system, wondered how to test an electrical outlet to see if it's grounded, or puzzled over how to make the Wi-Fi in the front room reach the back—then this book is for you! Making Everyday Electronics Work: A Do-It-Yourself Guide explains how electricity works and shows you how to take care of the electronics and electrical systems around your house. Save time and money by doing your own electrical diagnostics with help from this practical resource! Learn how to... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:26:08 GMT
Getting Started with Simulink (by Luca Zamboni) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/getting-started-with-simulink
Author(s): Luca Zamboni
Categories: Computers > Computer Graphics, Computers > Computer Science, Computers > Information Theory, Reference > General
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Publish date: 2013-10-25
ISBN-10: 178217138X
ISBN-13: 9781782171386
Language: English
Description: Get up and running with Simulink with this hands-on, easy-to-read guide Overview Dig deep into Simulink No unnecessary theory - start modelling right away Complex concepts made easy through examples Packed with illustrations and detailed step-by-step walkthroughs In Detail Simulink is an engineer's Swiss army knife: instead of spending the day typing out complex formulas, Simulink enables you to both draw and execute them. Block after block, you can develop your ideas without struggling with obscure programming languages and you don't have to wait to debug your algorithm - just launch a... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:26:06 GMT
How Great Leaders Think: The Art of Reframing (by Lee G. Bolman, Terrence E. Deal) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/how-great-leaders-think-the-art-of-reframing
Author(s): Lee G. Bolman, Terrence E. Deal
Categories: Business & Economics > Leadership, Business & Economics > Motivational
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
Publish date: 2014-08-04
ISBN-10: 1118140982
ISBN-13: 9781118140987
Language: English
Description: The proven model that offers powerful and elegant strategies for leaders How Great Leaders Think: the Art of Reframing uses compelling, contemporary examples to show how more complex thinking is the key to better leadership. Leaders who understand what's going on around them see what they need to do to achieve the results they want. Bolman and Deal's influential four-frame model of leadership and organizations—developed in their bestselling book, Reframing Organizations: Artistry Choice and Leadership—offers leaders an accessible guide for understanding four major aspects of organizational life: structure, people, politics,... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:26:04 GMT
Essential Economics (Economist Essentials) (by Matthew Bishop) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/essential-economics-economist-essentials
Author(s): Matthew Bishop
Categories: Business & Economics > Economics, Reference > General
Publisher: Bloomberg Press
Publish date: 2004-04
ISBN-10: 1861975805
ISBN-13: 9781861975805
Language: English
Description: Here is the essence of economics, arranged alphabetically for easy reference and written with the clarity and authority for which "The Economist is renowned. "Essential Economics contains the substantive information that those in business, finance, and other professions need to understand. For many, "the joy of economics is a contradiction in terms. Yet in a compelling introduction, Matthew Bishop, business editor at "The Economist, offers a lively explanation of what economics is about and covers its applicability in modern business. This is followed by an expansive A--Z with several hundred entries that explain the... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:26:02 GMT
Fast Data Processing with Spark (by Holden Karau) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/fast-data-processing-with-spark
Author(s): Holden Karau
Categories: Computers > Programming, Computers > Programming Languages, Reference > General
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Publish date: 2013-10-23
ISBN-10: 1782167064
ISBN-13: 9781782167068
Language: English
Description: High-speed distributed computing made easy with Spark Overview Implement Spark's interactive shell to prototype distributed applications Deploy Spark jobs to various clusters such as Mesos, EC2, Chef, YARN, EMR, and so on Use Shark's SQL query-like syntax with Spark In Detail Spark is a framework for writing fast, distributed programs. Spark solves similar problems as Hadoop MapReduce does but with a fast in-memory approach and a clean functional style API. With its ability to integrate with Hadoop and inbuilt tools for interactive query analysis (Shark), large-scale graph processing and analysis... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:22:13 GMT
French Grammar (SparkCharts) (by SparkNotes Editors) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/french-grammar-sparkcharts
Author(s): SparkNotes Editors
Categories: Study Aids > Study Guides
Publisher: SparkCharts
Publish date: 2002-10-14
ISBN-10: 1586636413
ISBN-13: 9781586636418
Language: English
Description: SparkChartsTM—created by Harvard students for students everywhere—serve as study companions and reference tools that cover a wide range of college and graduate school subjects, including Business, Computer Programming, Medicine, Law, Foreign Language, Humanities, and Science. Titles like How to Study, Microsoft Word for Windows, Microsoft Powerpoint for Windows, and HTML give you what it takes to find success in school and beyond. Outlines and summaries cover key points, while diagrams and tables make difficult concepts easier to digest.  This six-page chart reviews:NounsArticlesAdjectivesComparatives and superlativesPrepositionsPronouns and... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:22:10 GMT
Collins English for Life: Skills - Speaking (by Rhona Snelling) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/collins-english-for-life-skills-speaking
Author(s): Rhona Snelling
Categories: Reference > Directories
Publisher: Collins
Publish date: 2013-01-31
ISBN-10: 0007497776
ISBN-13: 9780007497775
Language: English
Description: Develop key speaking skills and become more confident when speaking in English. To improve your speaking skills you need to learn how to get your message across in the right way and make sure people understand what you say. With Collins Speaking (A2) you will learn what to say and how to say it, by practising the right words, phrases and pronunciation. Includes practice on: * meeting new people * buying and ordering things * speaking on the phone * apologizing * asking for and giving opinions * making a complaint * agreeing and disagreeing * * Twenty units with a clear design in full colour. * Recordings of both native and non-native speakers of... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:22:08 GMT
Die Hausmittel Bibel - Schnell wieder gesund!: Die besten & bewährtesten Hausmittel gegen die häufigsten Beschwerden & Krankheiten (German Edition) (by Dr. Andreas Choi) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/die-hausmittel-bibel-schnell-wieder-gesund-die-besten-and-bew-hrtesten-hausmittel-gegen-die-h-ufigsten-beschwerden-and-krankheiten-german-edition
Author(s): Dr. Andreas Choi
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publish date: 2014-03-31
ISBN-10: 1497506409
ISBN-13: 9781497506404
Language: English
Description: Stellen Sie sich für einen kurzen Moment vor, die Pharmaindustrie würde ihre Aufgabe ernst nehmen und tatsächlich dafür sorgen, dass die Patienten wieder gesund werden. Wäre das nicht schön? Doch was wäre dann? Richtig: Diese milliardenschwere Industrie würde sich um ihre eigene Existenzgrundlage bringen. Und so baut sie die altbekannten "Risiken & Nebenwirkungen“ ein, die dafür sorgen, dass die Folgen gemildert, aber nicht die Symptome geheilt werden. Doch man muss nicht gleich zu den Pillen, Zäpfchen oder Säften greifen, die so schön beworben und mit den verschiedensten Heilversprechen ausgestattet, bunt in den Auslagen der... more...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:22:06 GMT
Advances in Functional Training: Training Techniques for Coaches, Personal Trainers and Athletes (by Michael Boyle) http://www.books-share.com/ebook/advances-in-functional-training-training-techniques-for-coaches-personal-trainers-and-athletes
Author(s): Michael Boyle
Categories: Health & Fitness > Exercise, Sports & Recreation > Coaching, Sports & Recreation > Sports Science, Sports & Recreation > Training
Publisher: On Target Publications
Publish date: 2010-01-11
ISBN-10: 1931046018
ISBN-13: 9781931046015
Language: English
Description: In the seven years since the publication of his first book, Functional Training for Sports, new understanding of functional anatomy created a shift in strength coaching. With this new material, Coach Boyle presents the continued evolution of functional training as seen by a leader in the strength and conditioning field.
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Sun, 28 May 2017 06:22:04 GMT