eBooks-share Latest eBooks https://www.books-share.com/rss Latest eBooks from Books-share.com en-us admin@ebooks-share.net admin@ebooks-share.net Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:46:14 GMT Books-share.com https://www.books-share.com/images/logo.png https://www.books-share.com/ 158 57 The Fat Kitchen: How to Render, Cure & Cook with Lard, Tallow & Poultry Fat (by Andrea Chesman) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-fat-kitchen-how-to-render-cure-and-cook-with-lard-tallow-and-poultry-fat
Author(s): Andrea Chesman
Categories: Cooking > Reference, Cooking > Specific Ingredients, Health & Fitness > Diets, Reference > Encyclopedias
Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC
Publish date: 2018-11-13
ISBN-10: 1612129137
ISBN-13: 9781612129136
Language: English
Description: Animal fats are being welcomed back into the kitchen! Chefs and home cooks alike are rediscovering how fats create amazing texture — from the flakiest lard pie crust to the crispiest fried chicken — and define the flavor of a dish like authentic clam chowder with salt pork or duck fat French fries. The Fat Kitchen is the comprehensive guide to rendering and using whole animal fats, including lard, tallow, and poultry fat. Cooks will learn the distinctive qualities and best uses of each fat along with methods for curing and storing them. In addition, 100 scrumptious recipes highlight traditional cultural favorites... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:46:14 GMT
The Power of Creativity (Book 1): Learning How to Build Lasting Habits, Face Your Fears and Change Your Life (by Bryan Collins) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-power-of-creativity-book-1-learning-how-to-build-lasting-habits-face-your-fears-and-change-your-life
Author(s): Bryan Collins
Categories: Business & Economics > Business Life, Medical > Mental Health, Body, Mind & Spirit > Spirituality, Psychology > General, Self-Help > Creativity
Publisher: Independently published
Publish date: 2017-05-16
ISBN-10: 1521161364
ISBN-13: 9781521161364
Language: English
Description: Are you ready to build habits, face your fears and change your life? Because that’s the Power of Creativity. This book is for new writers, musicians, filmmakers, artists and anyone who has ever asked questions like “How can I become more creative?” or, “How can I get more ideas?” or “How can I focus on my thoughts and just let them flow?” If you’ve ever struggled with a problem or challenge in your personal or professional life and thought, “I can’t do this, I’m not creative enough”, this book will help you. In this book, you will discover these strategies: ˃˃˃ 1. Prepare to be Inspired... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:46:07 GMT
An Introduction to Autism for Adoptive and Foster Families (by Katie Hunt) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/an-introduction-to-autism-for-adoptive-and-foster-families
Author(s): Katie Hunt
Categories: Family & Relationships > Adoption, Family & Relationships > Children with Special Needs
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish date: 2018-10-18
ISBN-10: 9781785924
ISBN-13: 9781785924057
Language: English
Description: Written for busy foster carers and adoptive parents, this book provides a concise introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and how to support a child with a diagnosis. It emphasises the common strengths children with ASD have, as well as offering strategies for any behavioural issues that are likely to arise, highlighting how these can be exacerbated by the care system and adoption process. The first part of the book looks at the different aspects of autism and the challenges it can pose for children and parents, providing strategies for managing difficulties at home and at school, using social stories, and reducing... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:46:03 GMT
What is Terrorism?: A Book to Help Parents, Teachers and other Grown-ups Talk with Kids about Terror (by Atle Dyregrov, William Yule, Magne Raundalen) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/what-is-terrorism-a-book-to-help-parents-teachers-and-other-grown-ups-talk-with-kids-about-terror
Author(s): Atle Dyregrov, William Yule, Magne Raundalen
Categories: Family & Relationships > Parenting, Children's Books > Education & Reference
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish date: 2018-09-21
ISBN-10: 1785924737
ISBN-13: 9781785924736
Language: English
Description: Terror acts have taken place in several countries recently, and the media attention they generate means that children are more exposed to hearing about terrorism than ever before. Using simple language suited to children aged 7+, this book is designed for an adult to read along with a child to help ease their misunderstanding and fear. The authors, who are child psychologists, tackle a broad range of important but difficult questions with consideration, including: Why do some people and groups use terrorism? What are adults doing to prevent societies being hurt by terrorism? And what can we do when we feel worried and... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:42:18 GMT
Safety and Consent for Kids and Teens with Autism or Special Needs (by Debra Jacobs) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/safety-and-consent-for-kids-and-teens-with-autism-or-special-needs
Author(s): Debra Jacobs
Categories: Family & Relationships > Children with Special Needs
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish date: 2018-10-18
ISBN-10: 1785928287
ISBN-13: 9781785928284
Language: English
Description: The developmental challenges of children with special needs means they are often more at risk of physical or emotional exploitation. This book provides invaluable tools to help parents, carers and teachers protect vulnerable children. Difficult topics are sensitively and straightforwardly addressed through step-by-step guidelines for parents and learning activities for children. Guidance to carers includes information on how to identify warning signs of abuse, and recognise tell-tale behaviour changes in their child. Intervention activities help children learn which adults to trust and how to stay safe, while reducing the... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:42:14 GMT
Acupuncture for Babies, Children and Teenagers: Treating both the Illness and the Child (by Rebecca Avern) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/acupuncture-for-babies-children-and-teenagers-treating-both-the-illness-and-the-child
Author(s): Rebecca Avern
Categories: Medical > Acupuncture, Medical > Mental Health
Publisher: Singing Dragon
Publish date: 2018-09-21
ISBN-10: 9781848193
ISBN-13: 9781848193222
Language: English
Description: This colour textbook is a comprehensive guide to diagnosis and treatment in paediatric acupuncture. Ill health related to modern lifestyles is discussed, as is the role of family dynamics in childhood disease. Rebecca Avern examines treatment of children from both a TCM and a Five Element perspective. Throughout, she highlights how diagnosis and treatment should be tailored depending on the age of the child. The book includes information on a wide variety of treatment methods, including needling and pediatric tui na. The book covers all the conditions that children commonly present with in modern practice, including food... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:42:10 GMT
Collaborative Approaches to Learning for Pupils with PDA (by Phil Christie, Ruth Fidler) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/collaborative-approaches-to-learning-for-pupils-with-pda
Author(s): Phil Christie, Ruth Fidler
Categories: Health & Fitness > Diseases, Medical > Mental Health
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish date: 2018-09-21
ISBN-10: 1785920170
ISBN-13: 9781785920172
Language: English
Description: Educational environments can present challenges for children with Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA), who require different strategies than children with a more straightforward presentation of autism, and schools frequently find themselves struggling to meet their complex needs. In this guide PDA experts Ruth Fidler and Phil Christie outline effective strategies for supporting pupils with PDA in education settings. Including a useful overview of PDA, this book outlines the impact of this diagnostic profile on learning, and explains why Collaborative Approaches to Learning is such a successful method for supporting pupils... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:42:06 GMT
Overcoming Challenges in the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (by Camillia Kong, Alex Ruck Keene) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/overcoming-challenges-in-the-mental-capacity-act-2005
Author(s): Camillia Kong, Alex Ruck Keene
Categories: Law > Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish date: 2018-09-21
ISBN-10: 9781785922
ISBN-13: 9781785922596
Language: English
Description: This book provides mental capacity practitioners with accessible ethical guidance and applicable tools for applying the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) 2005. It shows how clients' relationships can impact their capacity in positive and negative ways, and which communication skills practitioners can use to enable and empower those with impairment. It also covers how to engage in self-reflection and transparent debate about values to improve the quality of assessments. Helping practitioners interpret complex issues of mental capacity in the most beneficial way for clients, this book is essential reading for students and... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:42:01 GMT
Nurturing Attachments Training Resource: Running Parenting Groups for Adoptive Parents and Foster or Kinship Carers - With Downloadable Materials (by Kim Golding) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/nurturing-attachments-training-resource-running-parenting-groups-for-adoptive-parents-and-foster-or-kinship-carers-with-downloadable-materials
Author(s): Kim Golding
Categories: Family & Relationships > Adoption, Political Science > Public Policy
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish date: 2017-09-30
ISBN-10: 1785929852
ISBN-13: 9781785929854
Language: English
Description: Nurturing Attachments Training Resource is a complete group-work programme containing everything you need to run training and support sessions for adoptive parents and foster or kinship carers. Based on attachment theory and developed by expert author and trainer Kim Golding, this rich resource provides an authoritative set of ideas for therapeutically parenting children along with all the guidance you will need to implement the training. The training resource includes theoretical content and process notes for facilitators, and a range of activities supported by online downloadable content with photocopiable reflective... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:36:07 GMT
Ionic Liquids:: Physicochemical Properties (by Suojiang Zhang, Xingmei Lu, Qing Zhou, Xiaohua Li, Xiangping Zhang, Shucai Li) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/ionic-liquids-physicochemical-properties
Author(s): Suojiang Zhang, Xingmei Lu, Qing Zhou, Xiaohua Li, Xiangping Zhang, Shucai Li
Categories: Reference > General, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Chemical & Biochemical, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publish date: 2009-09-07
ISBN-10: 044453427X
ISBN-13: 9780444534279
Language: English
Description: This comprehensive database on physical properties of pure ionic liquids (ILs) contains data collected from 269 peer-reviewed papers in the period from 1982 to June 2008. There are more than 9,400 data points on the 29 kinds of physicochemical properties for 1886 available ionic liquids, from which 807 kinds of cations and 185 kinds of anions were extracted. This book includes nearly all known pure ILs and their known physicochemical properties through June 2008. In addition, the authors incorporate the main applications of individual ILs and a large number of references. -Nearly 50 tables include typical... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:36:04 GMT
Vietnam Bao Chi: Warriors of Word and Film (by Marc Phillip Yablonka) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/vietnam-bao-chi-warriors-of-word-and-film
Author(s): Marc Phillip Yablonka
Categories: History > Asia, History > Military, History > World
Publisher: Casemate
Publish date: 2018-11-30
ISBN-10: 1612006876
ISBN-13: 9781612006871
Language: English
Description: Bao Chi brings together interviews with 35 combat correspondents who reported on the Vietnam War. They wrote the stories of Vietnam, captured the images and filmed the television coverage of their fellow servicemen on the battlefields from the Mekong Delta in the south to the DMZ in Central Vietnam, from the Tet Offensive in 1968 to the fall of Saigon in 1975. They were men like Dale Dye, who would go on to play an integral role in the making of Platoon, the first film to realistically portray the Vietnam War; marine Steve Stibbens, the first Stars and Stripes reporter in Vietnam in early 1962; Jim Morris, 1st and 5th Special Forces Group, whose... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:36:01 GMT
Who Stole My Child?: Parenting through the Four Stages of Adolescence (by Carl Pickhardt) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/who-stole-my-child-parenting-through-the-four-stages-of-adolescence
Author(s): Carl Pickhardt
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Central Recovery Press
Publish date: 2018-12-04
ISBN-10: 1942094833
ISBN-13: 9781942094838
Language: English
Description: Psychologist Carl Pickhardt offers insight from his thirty years of experience counseling caregivers on how to navigate the adolescent development process―from eight to eighteen. For most parents, the onset of puberty brings an unexpected, even unwelcome change in their child’s behavior, which can cause bewilderment, confusion, and sadness. Dr. Pickhardt’s comforting and knowledgeable voice points out that not only can growth change many beloved characteristics of their child, but also it can alter dynamics in the relationship. Parents, teachers, and caretakers will find comfort with effective practices to help kids achieve responsible... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:32:14 GMT
Dislocations in Solids, Volume 15 (by John P. Hirth, Ladislas Kubin) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/dislocations-in-solids-volume-15
Author(s): John P. Hirth, Ladislas Kubin
Categories: Science > Physics, Science > Solid State Physics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: North Holland
Publish date: 2009-11-10
ISBN-10: 0444532854
ISBN-13: 9780444532855
Language: English
Description: Bacon and Osetsky present an atomistic model of dislocation-particle interactions in metal systems, including irradiated materials. This work is important in simulating actual behavior, removing earlier reliance on assumed mechanisms for dislocation motion. New mechanisms for dislocation generation under shock loading are presented by Meyers et al. These models provide a basis for understanding the constitutive behavior of shocked material. Saada and Dirras provide a new perspective on the Hall-Petch relation, with particular emphasis on nanocrystals. Of particular significance, deviations from the traditional stress proportional to the square-root... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:32:11 GMT
A Matter of Taste: A farmers' market devotee's semi-reluctant argument for inviting scientific innovation to the dinner table (Exploded Views) (by Rebecca Tucker) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/a-matter-of-taste-a-farmers-market-devotees-semi-reluctant-argument-for-inviting-scientific-innovation-to-the-dinner-table-exploded-views
Author(s): Rebecca Tucker
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Agriculture
Publisher: Coach House Books
Publish date: 2018-12-11
ISBN-10: 1552453677
ISBN-13: 9781552453674
Language: English
Description: How did farmer's markets, nose­-to-­tail, locavorism, organic eating, CSAs, whole foods, and Whole Foods become synonymous with “good food”? And are these practices really producing food that is morally, environmentally, or economically sustainable? Rebecca Tucker's compelling, reported argument shows that we must work to undo the moral coding that we use to interpret how we come by what we put on our plates. She investigates not only the danger of the accepted rhetoric, but the innovative work happening on farms and university campuses to create a future where nutritious food is climate-­change resilient, hardy enough... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:32:07 GMT
Microbial Glycobiology: Structures, Relevance and Applications (by Patrick Brennan, Anthony P Moran, Otto Holst, Mark von Itzstein) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/microbial-glycobiology-structures-relevance-and-applications
Author(s): Patrick Brennan, Anthony P Moran, Otto Holst, Mark von Itzstein
Categories: Medical > Biotechnology, Medical > Microbiology, Science > Biology
Publisher: Academic Press
Publish date: 2009-09-14
ISBN-10: 0123745462
ISBN-13: 9780123745460
Language: English
Description: This book presents in an easy-to-read format a summary of the important central aspects of microbial glycobiology, i.e. the study of carbohydrates as related to the biology of microorganisms. Microbial glycobiology represents a multidisciplinary and emerging area with implications for a range of basic and applied research fields, as well as having industrial, medical and biotechnological implications. Key Features and Benefits* Individual chapters provided by leading international scientists in the field yield insightful, concise and stimulating reviews. - Provides researchers with an overview and synthesis of... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:32:02 GMT
Music Therapy Assessment: Theory, Research, and Application (by Barbara L. Wheeler, Stine Lindahl Jacobsen, Eric G. Waldon, Gustavo Schulz Gattino) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/music-therapy-assessment-theory-research-and-application
Author(s): Barbara L. Wheeler, Stine Lindahl Jacobsen, Eric G. Waldon, Gustavo Schulz Gattino
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish date: 2018-09-21
ISBN-10: 9781785922
ISBN-13: 9781785922954
Language: English
Description: As the use of music therapy becomes more widespread so too does the need for detailed assessment. Standardised assessment tools, and knowledge of how to integrate assessment into clinical practice, are needed for teaching, research and clinical purposes all around the world. Based on the findings of members of the International Music Therapy Assessment Consortium (IMTAC), this comprehensive anthology collects the latest research and clinical practice methods about music therapy assessment. Looking at the available assessment tools holistically, the book covers the major assessment models currently used in clinical practice,... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:26:05 GMT
Enzinger and Weiss's Soft Tissue Tumors, 5e (by Sharon W. Weiss MD, John R. Goldblum MD FCAP FASCP FACG, Andrew L. Folpe) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/enzinger-and-weisss-soft-tissue-tumors-5e
Author(s): Sharon W. Weiss MD, John R. Goldblum MD FCAP FASCP FACG, Andrew L. Folpe
Categories: Medical > Internal Medicine, Medical > Pathology
Publisher: Mosby
Publish date: 2007-12-14
ISBN-10: 0323046282
ISBN-13: 9780323046282
Language: English
Description: Here's your ideal reference on the diagnosis of tumors of the skeletal muscles, connective tissue, fat, and related structures. No other textbook matches its scope and depth of coverage in this complex and challenging area of surgical pathology, and no other text contains as much practical information on differential diagnosis. Throughout, microscopic findings are correlated with the latest developments in molecular biology, cytogenetics, and immunohistochemistry to provide you with a comprehensive and integrated approach to evaluation and diagnosis. Almost 2,000 superb illustrations capture the appearance of a complete range of entities and help... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:26:01 GMT
Brutally Honest (by Unknown) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/brutally-honest
Author(s): Unknown
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Quadrille Publishing Ltd
Publish date:
ISBN-10: 1787133559
ISBN-13: 9781787133556
Language: English
Description: No description available
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:22:12 GMT
Collaborations Within and Between Dramatherapy and Music Therapy: Experiences, Challenges and Opportunities in Clinical and Training Contexts (by Sue Jennings, Susan Greenhalgh, Amelia Oldfield, Amanda Carr, Rebecca Applin Warner, Grace Thompson, Jo Tomlinson, Helen Odell-Miller, Ditty Dokter, Eleanor Richards) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/collaborations-within-and-between-dramatherapy-and-music-therapy-experiences-challenges-and-opportunities-in-clinical-and-training-contexts
Author(s): Sue Jennings, Susan Greenhalgh, Amelia Oldfield, Amanda Carr, Rebecca Applin Warner, Grace Thompson, Jo Tomlinson, Helen Odell-Miller, Ditty Dokter, Eleanor Richards
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish date: 2018-08-21
ISBN-10: 1785921355
ISBN-13: 9781785921353
Language: English
Description: In this insightful book, Oldfield and Carr draw together persuasive arguments for combining aspects of music therapy and dramatherapy, whilst retaining their unique facets. Building on the many links between music and drama and the compatibility between the two disciplines, the authors explore how artistic aspects of each therapy can be drawn on to create fresh ways of working. This approach enriches the practice of professionals working to support people with special needs, people recovering from trauma and social deprivation and a wide range of other service users. Despite the significant overlap in music therapy and... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:22:08 GMT
Reconsidering Confederation: Canada’s Founding Debates, 1864-1999 (by Phillip Buckner, Ken S. Coates, Bill Waiser, Robert Wardhaugh, J.R. Miller, P. Whitney Lackenbauer, Daniel Heidt, Marcel Martel, Colin Coates, Martin Paquet, Maxime Gohier, Barry Ferguson, Patricia Roy, Raymond B. Blake, Andre Legare) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/reconsidering-confederation-canada-s-founding-debates-1864-1999
Author(s): Phillip Buckner, Ken S. Coates, Bill Waiser, Robert Wardhaugh, J.R. Miller, P. Whitney Lackenbauer, Daniel Heidt, Marcel Martel, Colin Coates, Martin Paquet, Maxime Gohier, Barry Ferguson, Patricia Roy, Raymond B. Blake, Andre Legare
Categories: History > Native American, History > Study & Teaching
Publisher: University of Calgary Press
Publish date: 2018-11-30
ISBN-10: 1773850156
ISBN-13: 9781773850153
Language: English
Description: July 1st 1867 is celebrated as Canada's Confederation - the date that Canada became a country. But 1867 was only the beginning. As the country grew from a small dominion to a vast federation encompassing ten provinces, three territories, and hundreds of First Nations, its leaders repeatedly debated Canada's purpose, and the benefits and drawbacks of the choice to be Canadian. Reconsidering Confederation brings together Canada's leading historians to explore how the provinces, territories, and Treaty areas became the political frameworks we know today. In partnership with The Confederation Debates, an ongoing crowdsourced, non-partisan, and... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:22:02 GMT
Prosperity Far Distant: The Journal of an American Farmer, 1933-1934 (by Prof. Charles M. Wiltse Ph.D) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/prosperity-far-distant-the-journal-of-an-american-farmer-1933-1934
Author(s): Prof. Charles M. Wiltse Ph.D
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Personal Memoirs & Diaries, History > United States, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Ohio University Press
Publish date: 2012-08-15
ISBN-10: 9780821419
ISBN-13: 9780821419984
Language: English
Description: Fresh from receiving a doctorate from Cornell University in 1933, but unable to find work, Charles M. Wiltse joined his parents on the small farm they had recently purchased in southern Ohio. There, the Wiltses scratched out a living selling eggs, corn, and other farm goods at prices that were barely enough to keep the farm intact. In wry and often affecting prose, Wiltse recorded a year in the life of this quintessentially American place during the Great Depression. He describes the family’s daily routine, occasional light moments, and their ongoing frustrations, small and large―from a neighbor’s hog that... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:16:03 GMT
The Wellness Lifestyle: A Chef's Recipe for Real Life (by Daniel Orr, Kelly Jo Baute) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-wellness-lifestyle-a-chefs-recipe-for-real-life
Author(s): Daniel Orr, Kelly Jo Baute
Categories: Cooking > General, Health & Fitness > Diets, Health & Fitness > Exercise
Publisher: Red Lightning Books
Publish date: 2018-09-25
ISBN-10: 168435059X
ISBN-13: 9781684350599
Language: English
Description: Have you meticulously counted calories and obsessed over what you eat and how you move, only to feel exhausted, unfulfilled, and overweight? The Wellness Lifestyle: A Chef's Recipe for Real Life is the easy-to-follow and life-changing book for those who love food and want a healthier and more fulfilling life. Renowned chef Daniel Orr (Chef D) teams up with wellness coach Kelly Baute (Dr. K) to identify and navigate the eight dimensions of wellness: nutritional, physical, social, spiritual, emotional, intellectual, occupational, and environmental. The result is a fulfilling recipe for everyone interested in improving their... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:12:16 GMT
A Diamond in the Dust (by Unknown) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/a-diamond-in-the-dust
Author(s): Unknown
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Australia
Publish date:
ISBN-10: 192568508X
ISBN-13: 9781925685084
Language: English
Description: No description available
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:12:11 GMT
Lord High Executioner: An Unshamed Look at Hangmen, Headsmen, and Their Kind (by Howard Engel) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/lord-high-executioner-an-unshamed-look-at-hangmen-headsmen-and-their-kind
Author(s): Howard Engel
Categories: Fiction > Mystery & Detective, Law > Legal History, Social Science > Criminology
Publisher: Key Porter Books
Publish date: 1996-10-01
ISBN-10: 1550137867
ISBN-13: 9781550137866
Language: English
Description: In Lord High Executioner, Howard Engel produces a wonderfully wise and witty social history of the men and women who represent our agents of death, and who have done our dirty work over the centuries.
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:12:05 GMT
Chemical and Functional Properties of Food Saccharides (Chemical & Functional Properties of Food Components) (by Piotr Tomasik) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/chemical-and-functional-properties-of-food-saccharides-chemical-and-functional-properties-of-food-components
Author(s): Piotr Tomasik
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: 2003-10-20
ISBN-10: 0849314860
ISBN-13: 9780849314865
Language: English
Description: This fourth volume in the Chemical and Functional Properties of Food Components series focuses on saccharides as food constituents. Written by an international group of experts, it provides an up-to-date review of a wide spectrum of issues, focusing on the current research and literature on the properties of compounds, their mechanisms of action, and effects on the quality of foods. It also explores some non-nutritional applications of saccharides, including biodegradable materials and polysaccharide waste as a source of energy. This unique reference will serve as a valuable resource and guide for researchers, professionals, and graduate students.
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:12:02 GMT
Developing Agility and Quickness (NSCA Sport Performance) (by NSCA -National Strength & Conditioning Association, Jay Dawes) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/developing-agility-and-quickness-nsca-sport-performance
Author(s): NSCA -National Strength & Conditioning Association, Jay Dawes
Categories: Health & Fitness > Exercise, Sports & Recreation > General
Publisher: Human Kinetics, Inc.
Publish date: 2019-01-11
ISBN-10: 1492569518
ISBN-13: 9781492569510
Language: English
Description: Most competitive sports require rapid whole-body movements in which athletes need to accelerate, decelerate, and change direction in response to game situations. That’s why coaches, athletes, and strength and conditioning professionals are constantly searching for the most effective ways to improve agility and quickness. As the world’s leading organization in the field of sport conditioning, the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is at the forefront of such knowledge. In Developing Agility and Quickness, Second Edition, 19 of the NSCA’s leading experts provide... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:06:22 GMT
The Sport Rules Book, 4th Edition (by Human Kinetics, Myles Schrag) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-sport-rules-book-4th-edition
Author(s): Human Kinetics, Myles Schrag
Categories: Reference > Encyclopedias, Sports & Recreation > Reference
Publisher: Human Kinetics
Publish date: 2018-11-15
ISBN-10: 1492567590
ISBN-13: 9781492567592
Language: English
Description: "The purpose of this book is to provide a comprehensive overview of popular sports to sport enthusiasts and those interested in getting involved in programming multisport opportunities"--
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:06:17 GMT
The Price of Fortune: The Untold Story of Being James Packer (by Damon Kitney) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-price-of-fortune-the-untold-story-of-being-james-packer
Author(s): Damon Kitney
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Business, Biography & Autobiography > Editors, Journalists, Publishers, Biography & Autobiography > Ethnic Cultures, Biography & Autobiography > Rich & Famous, Humor > General
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publish date: 2018-11-27
ISBN-10: 146075669X
ISBN-13: 9781460756690
Language: English
Description: The biography of James Packer. James Packer turns to Greek mythology in an attempt to explain the most exciting yet tumultuous period of his 50 years on earth. "I was like Icarus," the billionaire tells his biographer, journalist Damon Kitney, of the heady days of 2016 when he broke up with pop star Mariah Carey, abandoned living in Hollywood and Israel, left the global casino stage, and divided the family fortune in a bitter separation from his sister. "I flew too close to the sun." With these words, Packer delves for the first time into the story behind his stunning public revelation in mid-March 2018 of his battle with mental health issues,... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:06:13 GMT
Did You Ever Love Me?: Abused by the ones who were supposed to keep her safe (by Toni Maguire) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/did-you-ever-love-me-abused-by-the-ones-who-were-supposed-to-keep-her-safe
Author(s): Toni Maguire
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Women
Publisher: Ebury Press
Publish date: 2018-09-25
ISBN-10: 1785037668
ISBN-13: 9781785037665
Language: English
Description: “It’s what daddies do with their little girls,” he explains, “every little girl does it. But it’s a secret, and you must not talk about it.” Cassie was too young to remember when her father started abusing her. With no one to turn to in a house where her father ruled with an iron fist and her mother only saw her as a rival for her husband’s affection, she married a man she didn’t love in order to escape. When she eventually confessed her secret, her husband abandoned her and the children. They were soon taken into care as Cassie fell to drinking. Now would begin the biggest challenge of her life: winning her children back and... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:06:07 GMT
Agile for Everybody: Creating Fast, Flexible, and Customer-First Organizations (by Matt LeMay) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/agile-for-everybody-creating-fast-flexible-and-customer-first-organizations
Author(s): Matt LeMay
Categories: Business & Economics > Management, Business & Economics > Management Science, Business & Economics > Workplace Culture, Computers > Computer Science
Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Publish date: 2018-11-12
ISBN-10: 1492033510
ISBN-13: 9781492033516
Language: English
Description: The Agile movement provides real, actionable answers to the question that keeps many company leaders awake at night: How do we stay successful in a fast-changing and unpredictable world? Agile has already transformed how modern companies build and deliver software. This practical book demonstrates how entire organizations—from product managers and engineers to marketers and executives—can put Agile to work. Author Matt LeMay explains Agile in clear, jargon-free terms and provides concrete and actionable steps to help any team put its values and principles into practice. Examples from a wide... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:06:02 GMT
City of a Million Dreams: A History of New Orleans at Year 300 (by Jason Berry) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/city-of-a-million-dreams-a-history-of-new-orleans-at-year-300
Author(s): Jason Berry
Categories: History > Study & Teaching, History > United States, Science > Earth Sciences
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
Publish date: 2018-11-12
ISBN-10: 9781469647
ISBN-13: 9781469647142
Language: English
Description: In 2015, the beautiful jazz funeral in New Orleans for composer Allen Toussaint coincided with a debate over removing four Confederate monuments. Mayor Mitch Landrieu led the ceremony, attended by living legends of jazz, music aficionados, politicians, and everyday people. The scene captured the history and culture of the city in microcosm--a city legendary for its noisy, complicated, tradition-rich splendor. In City of a Million Dreams, Jason Berry delivers a character-driven history of New Orleans at its tricentennial. Chronicling cycles of invention, struggle, death, and rebirth, Berry reveals the city's survival as a triumph of diversity, its... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:02:02 GMT
Coaching Youth Baseball (by Babe Ruth League Inc.) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/coaching-youth-baseball
Author(s): Babe Ruth League Inc.
Categories: Sports & Recreation > Baseball
Publisher: Human Kinetics, Inc.
Publish date: 2018-12-05
ISBN-10: 1450453406
ISBN-13: 9781450453400
Language: English
Description: Congratulations on your commitment to coach youth baseball. If you’re new to coaching, you’ll find Coaching Youth Baseball invaluable in making your first season a success. If you have previous coaching experience, you’re sure to discover tips and strategies that will help you improve on last year. Coaching Youth Baseball will help you manage your team with confidence. This age-specific and field-tested coaching guide will prepare you to handle your responsibilities and establish proper priorities as a coach; communicate with players, officials, other coaches, and parents; teach baseball skills and strategies using a... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:56:09 GMT
Advances in Brain, Vision, and Artificial Intelligence: Second International Symposium, BVAI 2007, Naples, Italy, October 10-12, 2007, Proceedings ... Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Graphics) (by Francesco Mele, Giuliana Ramella, Silvia Santillo, Francesco Ventriglia) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/advances-in-brain-vision-and-artificial-intelligence-second-international-symposium-bvai-2007-naples-italy-october-10-12-2007-proceedings-vision
Author(s): Francesco Mele, Giuliana Ramella, Silvia Santillo, Francesco Ventriglia
Categories: Computers > Artificial Intelligence, Computers > Programming, Reference > General, Science > Life Sciences, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2007-10-24
ISBN-10: 3540755543
ISBN-13: 9783540755548
Language: English
Description: This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Brain, Vision and Artificial Intelligence, BVAI 2007. Coverage includes: basic models in visual sciences, cortical mechanism of vision, color processing in natural vision, action oriented vision, visual recognition and attentive modulation, biometric recognition, image segmentation and recognition, disparity calculation and noise analysis, meaning-interaction-emotion, and robot navigation.
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:56:07 GMT
The Myth of Capitalism: Monopolies and the Death of Competition (by Jonathan Tepper) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-myth-of-capitalism-monopolies-and-the-death-of-competition
Author(s): Jonathan Tepper
Categories: Business & Economics > Economic Conditions, Business & Economics > Economics
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2018-11-29
ISBN-10: 1119548195
ISBN-13: 9781119548195
Language: English
Description: The Myth of Capitalism tells the story of how America has gone from an open, competitive marketplace to an economy where a few very powerful companies dominate key industries that affect our daily lives. Digital monopolies like Google, Facebook and Amazon act as gatekeepers to the digital world. Amazon is capturing almost all online shopping dollars. We have the illusion of choice, but for most critical decisions, we have only one or two companies, when it comes to high speed Internet, health insurance, medical care, mortgage title insurance, social networks, Internet searches, or even consumer goods like toothpaste. Every... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:56:04 GMT
Frostgrave: The Maze of Malcor (by Joseph A. McCullough) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/frostgrave-the-maze-of-malcor
Author(s): Joseph A. McCullough
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy
Publisher: Osprey Games
Publish date: 2018-06-19
ISBN-10: 1472824016
ISBN-13: 9781472824011
Language: English
Description: Part magical university, part museum, part tourist attraction, the great Collegium of Artistry had flourished in Felstad's final days. Under the leadership of the seemingly immortal Malcor the Mad, the vast complex expanded, with new wings being built wherever they would fit, including up and down the rock face, and even buried within the mountain itself. Visitors called it one of the architectural wonders of the world; the students, who often got lost in its endless tunnels, simply called it "The Maze." With a titanic crash, an immense ice shelf tears free from the mountains that that loom above Frostgrave, revealing the... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:56:02 GMT
Polymeric Foams: Science and Technology (by Shau-Tarng Lee, N. S. Ramesh, Chul B. Park) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/polymeric-foams-science-and-technology
Author(s): Shau-Tarng Lee, N. S. Ramesh, Chul B. Park
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Chemical & Biochemical, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: 2006-08-21
ISBN-10: 0849330750
ISBN-13: 9780849330759
Language: English
Description: Polymers are among the major hallmarks of 20th-century science, and the explosive outgrowth and tremendous importance of polymeric foams is a testament to their amazing versatility and unique properties. With applications from automotive to acoustic and medical, polymeric foams pervade all areas of our lives. If this growth is to continue into the new millennium, especially in light of stringent environmental regulations, a strong understanding of the basic science and the major technologies behind foam production is critical.Written by experienced and accomplished leaders in the field, Polymeric Foams: Science and Technology provides comprehensive... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:52:10 GMT
Wes Anderson (Close-Ups, Book 1) (by Little White Lies, Sophie Monks Kaufman) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/wes-anderson-close-ups-book-1
Author(s): Little White Lies, Sophie Monks Kaufman
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Artists, Architects, Photographers, Biography & Autobiography > Entertainment & Performing Arts, Health & Fitness > General, Performing Arts > Reference, Study Aids > Study Guides
Publisher: William Collins
Publish date: 2019-05-14
ISBN-10: 0008329230
ISBN-13: 9780008329235
Language: English
Description: The indispensable, illustrated pocket guide to the films of Wes Anderson, from Bottle Rocket to Isle of Dogs. See movies through a new lens with Close-Ups, a series of pocket guides from the award-winning film magazine Little White Lies. Wes Anderson is a distinctive auteur of modern American cinema, known for having created a personal universe out of pastel colour palettes, meticulous set design, nostalgic soundtracks and a troupe of familiar actors – all seen in films such as Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Grand Budapest Hotel and Isle of Dogs. In this illustrated pocket guide Sophie Monks Kaufman delves... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:52:05 GMT
Every Step an Arrival: A 90-Day Devotional for Exploring God's Word (by Eugene Peterson) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/every-step-an-arrival-a-90-day-devotional-for-exploring-gods-word
Author(s): Eugene Peterson
Categories: Religion > Meditations
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Publish date: 2018-10-18
ISBN-10: 1529319315
ISBN-13: 9781529319316
Language: English
Description: Take ninety days and walk through the pages of the Bible with the definitive voice today in Christian spirituality. Eugene Peterson provides brief commentary and challenging thoughts to stir the biblical imagination and encourage even the weary believer. Each devotional sheds light on one of two main themes: your life and God's nature, and is followed by a pause of sorts - sometimes a question, sometimes a reflection. Readers can use the words there to form their own prayer for the day - certainly not as an ending point, but rather as a beginning for the arrivals that await them.
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:46:04 GMT
Sound Healing: Balance Mind and Body (Brain Sync Series) (by Kelly Howell) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/sound-healing-balance-mind-and-body-brain-sync-series
Author(s): Kelly Howell
Categories: Medical > Alternative Medicine
Publisher: Brain Sync Corp
Publish date: 1993-08
ISBN-10: 1881451151
ISBN-13: 9781881451150
Language: English
Description: When you aren't feeling well or thinking clearly, just slip on your headphones and listen to Sound Healing. Within minutes, window frequencies gently ease brain activity into the oceanic depths of delta. While drifting in this serenely relaxed and regenerative state, you will be astoundingly revitalized. Afterwards, you may experience a slight, but delightful, floating sensation because you have moved away from pain and anxiety and literally "lightened up" in mind, body, and spirit. Completely free of subliminal messages, or any verbal distractions, Sound Healing delivers 90 minutes of delta window frequencies combined with exquisitely beautiful... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:46:01 GMT
Romans 1-8, Volume 38A (Word Biblical Commentary) (by James D. G. Dunn) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/romans-1-8-volume-38a-word-biblical-commentary
Author(s): James D. G. Dunn
Categories: Religion > General
Publisher: Zondervan
Publish date: 2015-04-07
ISBN-10: 0310521823
ISBN-13: 9780310521822
Language: English
Description: The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structural, and theological evidence. The result is judicious and balanced insight into the meanings of the text in the framework of biblical theology. These widely acclaimed commentaries serve as exceptional resources for the professional theologian and instructor, the seminary or university student, the working minister, and everyone concerned with building theological understanding from a... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:42:17 GMT
Word Biblical Commentary, Vol. 38B, Romans 9-16 (by James D. G. Dunn) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/word-biblical-commentary-vol-38b-romans-9-16
Author(s): James D. G. Dunn
Categories: Reference > Encyclopedias, Religion > General
Publisher: Word Books
Publish date: 1988-11-29
ISBN-10: 0849902525
ISBN-13: 9780849902529
Language: English
Description: The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structural, and theological evidence. The result is judicious and balanced insight into the meanings of the text in the framework of biblical theology. These widely acclaimed commentaries serve as exceptional resources for the professional theologian and instructor, the seminary or university student, the working minister, and everyone concerned with building theological understanding from a... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:42:13 GMT
Positive Thinking (Brain Sync audios) (by Kelly Howell) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/positive-thinking-brain-sync-audios
Author(s): Kelly Howell
Categories: Health & Fitness > General
Publisher: Brain Sync
Publish date: 2003-10-01
ISBN-10: 1881451844
ISBN-13: 9781881451846
Language: English
Description: Positive thoughts produce positive results. The only problem is some of our most persistent, self-defeating beliefs are stored deep in the unconscious, where they have the power to undermine our happiness and sabotage our success. Now you can effortlessly change those negative beliefs to produce the results you want. A special combination of brain wave frequencies are harmonically layered in soothing music to trigger heightened states of receptivity. Here the unconscious is primed to receive and act on a new set of ideas. Subliminal messages are deeply absorbed by the unconscious to immediately impact your sense of self, your creativity and the... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:42:10 GMT
Am I Ugly? (by Michelle Elman (author)) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/am-i-ugly
Author(s): Michelle Elman (author)
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Publish date: 2018-07-12
ISBN-10: 1788541847
ISBN-13: 9781788541848
Language: English
Description: No description available
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:42:05 GMT
The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug Raids, Demons, and My Crazy Chinese Family (by Lindsay Wong) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-woo-woo-how-i-survived-ice-hockey-drug-raids-demons-and-my-crazy-chinese-family
Author(s): Lindsay Wong
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Ethnic Cultures, Biography & Autobiography > Personal Memoirs & Diaries
Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press
Publish date: 2018-11-06
ISBN-10: 1551527367
ISBN-13: 9781551527369
Language: English
Description: In this jaw-dropping, darkly comedic memoir, a young woman comes of age in a dysfunctional Asian family whose members blamed their woes on ghosts and demons when in fact they should have been on anti-psychotic meds. Lindsay Wong grew up with a paranoid schizophrenic grandmother and a mother who was deeply afraid of the “woo-woo”—Chinese ghosts who come to visit in times of personal turmoil. From a young age, she witnessed the woo-woo’s sinister effects; at the age of six, she found herself living in the food court of her suburban mall, which her mother saw as a safe haven because they could hide there from dead people, and on a camping... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:36:12 GMT
Canada's World Wonders (by Ron Brown) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/canadas-world-wonders
Author(s): Ron Brown
Categories: History > Native American, Travel > Canada
Publisher: Dundurn
Publish date: 2018-10-09
ISBN-10: 1459740947
ISBN-13: 9781459740945
Language: English
Description: Take a journey across Canada to visit our world-renowned natural and historic landmarks. With Canada's World Wonders, you'll visit Banff National Park, the first link in a vast network of natural parks and heritage sites that has grown to include Old Quebec, the Rideau Canal, and the Fortress of Louisbourg. UNESCO World Heritage Sites, such as Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump in Alberta and the Gwaii Haanas totems in British Columbia, as well as such Indigenous cultural sites including the locations of ancient inuksuit, are also part of the journey. You'll travel through the world’s longest and deepest railway tunnel, cruise the Trans-Canada... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:36:07 GMT
Ready in Minutes (by Alan Coxon) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/ready-in-minutes
Author(s): Alan Coxon
Categories: Cooking > General
Publish date: 2005-03-01
ISBN-10: 1770070273
ISBN-13: 9781770070271
Language: English
Description: ABC
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:36:04 GMT
Frostgrave: Ghost Archipelago: Destiny's Call (by Mark Latham) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/frostgrave-ghost-archipelago-destinys-call
Author(s): Mark Latham
Categories: Fiction > Fantasy
Publisher: Osprey Games
Publish date: 2018-10-23
ISBN-10: 1472832701
ISBN-13: 9781472832702
Language: English
Description: Samir is a thief, a street-urchin from Yad Sha'Rib, greatest city in the Empire. Like the city itself, he carries a secret; Samir is descended from the Heritors, powerful warriors who once drank from the fabled Crystal Pool. Though he dreams of one day saving his people from slavery and oppression, Samir keeps his nascent powers hidden lest he meets the same fate as his father--a slow death in the dungeons, where the grand vizier, Zhar-Marrhad, conducts dark experiments to unlock the Heritors' secrets. When the Ghost Archipelago appears once more everything changes. Feeling the pull of the Lost Isles in his blood, Samir... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:36:02 GMT
The Canadian Short Story (by John Metcalf) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-canadian-short-story
Author(s): John Metcalf
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Biblioasis
Publish date: 2018-10-23
ISBN-10: 1771960841
ISBN-13: 9781771960847
Language: English
Description: No other person has done more to celebrate and encourage the short story in Canada than John Metcalf. For more than five decades he has worked tirelessly as editor, anthologist, writer, critic, and teacher to help shape our understanding of the form and what it can do. The long-time editor of the yearly Best Canadian Stories anthology, as well as a fiction editor at some of the pre-eminent literary presses in the country for more than forty years, he has worked to support and champion several generations of our best writers. Literature in Canada would be far less without his efforts. Sifting through a lifetime of reading,... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:32:13 GMT
Everyday Palmistry: The key to character is in your hands (by Heather Roan Robbins) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/everyday-palmistry-the-key-to-character-is-in-your-hands
Author(s): Heather Roan Robbins
Categories: Medical > Mental Health, Body, Mind & Spirit > Astrology
Publisher: CICO Books
Publish date: 2016-10-11
ISBN-10: 1782493735
ISBN-13: 9781782493730
Language: English
Description: Heather Roan Robbins brings you an accessible and practical system of palmistry that is easy to integrate into your daily life and deepens your understanding of yourself and the people you meet. Heather Roan Robbins brings you an accessible and practical system of palmistry that is easy to integrate into your daily life and deepens your understanding of yourself and the people you meet. Distilled from decades of experience, palmist and astrologer Heather Roan Robbins has developed a uniquely grounded but soul-centered approach to palmistry. She teaches you how to explore the landscape of the hand and come to know the hills and valleys of the... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:32:09 GMT
Stay the Course: The Story of Vanguard and the Index Revolution (by John C. Bogle) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/stay-the-course-the-story-of-vanguard-and-the-index-revolution
Author(s): John C. Bogle
Categories: Business & Economics > Investments & Securities
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2018-12-06
ISBN-10: 1119404304
ISBN-13: 9781119404309
Language: English
Description: A journey through the Index Revolution from the man who started it all Stay the Course is the story the Vanguard Group as told by its founder, legendary investor John C. Bogle. This engrossing book traces the history of Vanguard—the largest mutual fund organization on earth. Offering the world’s first index mutual fund in 1976, John Bogle led Vanguard from a $1.4 billion firm with a staff of 28 to a global company of 16,000 employees and with more than $5 trillion in assets under management. An engaging blend of company history, investment perspective, and personal memoir, this book provides a fascinating look into... more...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 20:32:06 GMT