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 Wed, 23 Oct 2019 01:02:07 GMT Books-share.com https://www.books-share.com/images/logo.png https://www.books-share.com/ 158 57 Programming Linux Games (by Loki Software, John R. Hall, Loki Software Inc) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/programming-linux-games
Author(s): Loki Software, John R. Hall, Loki Software Inc
Categories: Computers > Operating Systems, Games > Video & Electronic, Reference > General, Computers > Development, Computers > Software
Publisher: No Starch Press
Publish date: 2001-08
ISBN-10: 1886411492
ISBN-13: 9781886411494
Language: English
Description: Programming Linux Games discusses important multimedia toolkits (including a very thorough discussion of the Simple DirectMedia Layer) and teaches the basics of Linux game programming. Readers learn about the state of the Linux gaming world, and how to write and distribute Linux games to the Linux gaming community.
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 01:02:07 GMT
The Power of Strategy Innovation: A New Way of Linking Creativity and Strategic Planning to Discover Great Business Opportunities (by Robert E. Johnston Jr., J. Douglas Bate) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-power-of-strategy-innovation-a-new-way-of-linking-creativity-and-strategic-planning-to-discover-great-business-opportunities
Author(s): Robert E. Johnston Jr., J. Douglas Bate
Categories: Business & Economics > Management
Publisher: AMACOM
Publish date: 2003-09-05
ISBN-10: 0814407684
ISBN-13: 9780814407684
Language: English
Description: Innovation and strategic planning are not mutually exclusive - they are interdependent. This book presents a practical five-step process for aligning day-to-day, bottom-line-focused planning with discovery-driven innovation that drives future growth.
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 01:02:01 GMT
Vietnam War: Almanac (Vietnam War Reference Library) (by Kevin Hillstrom) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/vietnam-war-almanac-vietnam-war-reference-library
Author(s): Kevin Hillstrom
Categories: History > Asia, History > Military, History > Reference, Literary Collections > American, Children's Books > History
Publisher: UXL
Publish date: 2000-10-20
ISBN-10: 0787648833
ISBN-13: 9780787648831
Language: English
Description: Book by Hillstrom, Kevin
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:56:09 GMT
Vietnam War: Primary Sources (by Kevin Hillstrom) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/vietnam-war-primary-sources
Author(s): Kevin Hillstrom
Categories: History > Military, History > Reference, Literary Collections > American, Reference > General, Children's Books > History
Publisher: UXL
Publish date: 2000-10-27
ISBN-10: 0787648876
ISBN-13: 9780787648879
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:56:06 GMT
American Civil War: Biographies Edition 1. 2 Volume Set (American Civil War Reference Library) (by Kevin Hillstrom, Laurie Collier Hillstrom) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/american-civil-war-biographies-edition-1-2-volume-set-american-civil-war-reference-library
Author(s): Kevin Hillstrom, Laurie Collier Hillstrom
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction > History, Juvenile Nonfiction > Reference, Reference > General
Publisher: UXL
Publish date: 2000-01-01
ISBN-10: 078763820X
ISBN-13: 9780787638207
Language: English
Description: Book by Kevin Hillstrom, Laurie Collier Hillstrom
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:56:04 GMT
ITU Handbook on Satellite Communications (by International Telecommunications Union) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/itu-handbook-on-satellite-communications
Author(s): International Telecommunications Union
Categories: Computers > Networking, Science > Waves & Wave Mechanics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Wiley-Interscience
Publish date: 2002-02-15
ISBN-10: 0471221899
ISBN-13: 9780471221890
Language: English
Description: An essential overview of satellite communications from the organization that sets the international standards Since their introduction in the mid-1960s, satellite communications have grown from a futuristic experiment into an integral part of today's "wired world." Satellite communications are at the core of a global, automatically switched telephony network. Assembled by the International Telecommunication Union--the international organization that sets the standards for this rapidly growing industry--the Handbook on Satellite Communications, Third Edition brings together basic facts about satellite communications as related to the... more...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:56:02 GMT
Beyond Significance Testing: Statistics Reform in the Behavioral Sciences (by Rex B. Kline) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/beyond-significance-testing-statistics-reform-in-the-behavioral-sciences
Author(s): Rex B. Kline
Categories: Psychology > Clinical Psychology
Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)
Publish date: 2013-03-31
ISBN-10: 1433812789
ISBN-13: 9781433812781
Language: English
Description: This accessibly written book reviews the controversy about significance testing, which has now crossed various disciplines as diverse as psychology, ecology, commerce, education, and biology, among others. It also introduces readers to alternative methods, especially effect size estimation (at both the group and case levels) and interval estimation (confidence intervals) in comparative studies. Basics of bootstrapping and Bayesian estimation are also considered. Research examples from substance abuse, education, learning, and other areas illustrate how to apply these methods.
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:46:08 GMT
The Rough Guides' Lisbon Directions 1 (Rough Guide Directions) (by Rough Guides, Matthew Hancock) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-rough-guides-lisbon-directions-1-rough-guide-directions
Author(s): Rough Guides, Matthew Hancock
Categories: Travel > Europe, Travel > Reference
Publisher: Rough Guides
Publish date: 2004-07-05
ISBN-10: 1843533154
ISBN-13: 9781843533153
Language: English
Description: Slim, stylish and pocketable, Lisbon Directions is full of ideas for short breaks and flying visits. Providing accurate, up-to-date coverage, the guide – with a third in full colour – is fully illustrated. Browse the "Ideas" section with 28 themed spreads – "Sporting Lisbon", "Literary Lisbon", "Clubbing", "Get Moving" with each caption cross-referenced to the pratical part of the guide – and you''ll know what you want to do, 24 hours a day. Flip to the practical "Places" section and explore the city district by district, with every sight, restaurant, bar and shop located on user-friendly maps. Comprehensive basic information,... more...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:32:05 GMT
Metallica - Death Magnetic: Easy Guitar with Notes & Tab (by Metallica) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/metallica-death-magnetic-easy-guitar-with-notes-and-tab
Author(s): Metallica
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Cherry Lane Music
Publish date: 2008-12-01
ISBN-10: 1603781072
ISBN-13: 9781603781077
Language: English
Description: (Easy Guitar). We proudly present the matching folio to the hot CD by these heavy metal masters the first to feature bassist Robert Trujillo, and the first produced by Rick Rubin. Includes artist-approved easy arrangements in notes & tab for the hit single "The Day That Never Comes" and 9 more: All Nightmare Long * Broken, Beat & Scarred * Cyanide * End of the Line * The Judas Kiss * My Apocalypse * Suicide & Redemption * That Was Just Your Life * The Unforgiven III.
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:26:05 GMT
Convair Deltas: From Sea Dart to Hustler (by Bill Yenne) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/convair-deltas-from-sea-dart-to-hustler
Author(s): Bill Yenne
Categories: History > Military, Technology & Engineering > Military Science
Publisher: Specialty Pr Pub & Wholesalers
Publish date: 2009-08-15
ISBN-10: 158007118X
ISBN-13: 9781580071185
Language: English
Description: Convair Deltas: From SeaDart to Hustler tells the compelling story of America's aerospace industry in its heyday, when manufacturers boldly took the initiative to explore futuristic new designs by actually building and test flying airplanes to determine how well they would work, if at all. Convair led the way in this area with America's only complete family of delta-wing aircraft that included America's first delta-wing jet, the one-of-a-kind XF-92 experimental prototype, the XF2Y-1 jet-powered seaplane, the XFY-1 Pogo turboprop vertical takeoff and landing fighter, the F-102 Delta Dagger and F-106 Delta Dart supersonic missile-firing interceptors,... more...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:22:10 GMT
The Complete Book of Handwriting (by School Specialty Publishing) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-complete-book-of-handwriting
Author(s): School Specialty Publishing
Categories: Reference > General, Children's Books > Education & Reference
Publisher: American Education Publishing
Publish date: 2001-12-27
ISBN-10: 156189382X
ISBN-13: 9781561893829
Language: English
Description: The Complete Book of Handwriting teaches children in Kindergarten to grade 3 important handwriting skills! This 352 page workbook guides children through exercises that will refine handwriting skills-in both print and cursive! Features: •Instruction and practice in both print and cursive •Eye-hand coordination exercises •Practice writing letters, words, phrases, and sentences •Exercises using frequently used words: days of the week, school subjects, holidays, and so on •Special section on writing thank-you notes and friendly letters •Pull-out writing guide Over 4 million in print! The... more...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:22:04 GMT
Panzerwaffe Vol. 2: The Campaigns in the West 1940 (Classic Colours) (v. 2) (by John Prigent) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/panzerwaffe-vol-2-the-campaigns-in-the-west-1940-classic-colours-v-2
Author(s): John Prigent
Categories: History > Europe, History > Military, History > Reference, Reference > General
Publisher: Ian Allan Publishing
Publish date: 2006-06-01
ISBN-10: 0711032408
ISBN-13: 9780711032408
Language: English
Description: Designed with the war-gamer and military historian in mind, this new Ian Allan Publishing series is a pictorial reference to many of the most important tank designs of the 20th century. One of the most successful of prewar light tanks was the Czech LT-38 (TNHP). Absorbed into the German Army after annexation, it was outclassed as a gun tank on the Eastern Front but its chassis formed the basis of the Marder SPG and the Jagdpanzer Hetzer.
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:16:07 GMT
Fiat G.91R/ T/ Y (by Charles Stafrace) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/fiat-g-91r-t-y
Author(s): Charles Stafrace
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Modelaid International Publications
Publish date: 1990-12-07
ISBN-10: 1871767040
ISBN-13: 9781871767049
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:16:02 GMT
Representation of Multiple-Valued Logic Functions (Synthesis Lectures on Digital Circuits and Systems) (by Radomir S. Stankovic, Jaako T. Astola, Claudio Moraga) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/representation-of-multiple-valued-logic-functions-synthesis-lectures-on-digital-circuits-and-systems
Author(s): Radomir S. Stankovic, Jaako T. Astola, Claudio Moraga
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers
Publish date: 2012-06-26
ISBN-10: 160845942X
ISBN-13: 9781608459421
Language: English
Description: Compared to binary switching functions, the multiple-valued functions (MV) offer more compact representations of the information content of signals modeled by logic functions and, therefore, their use fits very well in the general settings of data compression attempts and approaches. The first task in dealing with such signals is to provide mathematical methods for their representation in a way that will make their application in practice feasible. Representation of Multiple-Valued Logic Functions is aimed at providing an accessible introduction to these mathematical techniques that are necessary for application of related implementation methods... more...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:12:11 GMT
Mistel: The Piggyback Aircraft of the Luftwaffe (by Hans-Peter Dabrowski) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/mistel-the-piggyback-aircraft-of-the-luftwaffe
Author(s): Hans-Peter Dabrowski
Categories: Foreign Language Study > General, History > Military, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Transportation > Aviation
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Ltd
Publish date: 1994-07
ISBN-10: 0887406688
ISBN-13: 9780887406683
Language: English
Description: , b/w photographs, line drawings, 8 1/4" x 11"
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:12:05 GMT
Borodino 1812: Napoleon's great gamble (Campaign) (by Philip Haythornthwaite) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/borodino-1812-napoleons-great-gamble-campaign
Author(s): Philip Haythornthwaite
Categories: History > Europe, History > Military, History > World, Juvenile Nonfiction > General
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
Publish date: 2012-09-18
ISBN-10: 1849086966
ISBN-13: 9781849086967
Language: English
Description: The battle of Borodino was one of the greatest encounters in European history, and one of the largest and most sanguinary in the Napoleonic Wars. Following the breakdown of relations between Russia and France, Napoleon assembled a vast Grande Armée drawn from the many states within the French sphere of influence. They crossed the river Neimen and entered Russian territory in June 1812 with the aim of inflicting a sharp defeat on the Tsar's forces and bringing the Russians back into line. In a bloody battle of head-on attacks and desperate counter-attacks in the village of Borodino on 7 September 1812, both sides lost about a third of their men,... more...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2019 00:02:05 GMT
Baseball For Dummies (by Joe Morgan, Richard Lally) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/baseball-for-dummies-1
Author(s): Joe Morgan, Richard Lally
Categories: Sports & Recreation > Baseball, Sports & Recreation > Coaching
Publisher: For Dummies
Publish date: 2014-02-24
ISBN-10: 1118510542
ISBN-13: 9781118510544
Language: English
Description: Play, watch, and understand America's favorite pastime Baseball continues to be a popular game both as a spectator sport and as a pastime. Since the publication of Baseball For Dummies, 3rd Edition, baseball teams have changed, new MLB stadiums have been built, and rules have been updated. This updated 4th Edition brings you the latest information on the players, the places, and above all, the game. Baseball For Dummies is for baseball fans at all levels, from players and coaches to spectators who love the game. Baseball Hall of Fame player Joe Morgan explains baseball with remarkable insight, using down-to-earth language so... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 23:52:13 GMT
What Color Is Your Parachute? For Teens, 2nd Edition: Discovering Yourself, Defining Your Future (by Richard N. Bolles, Carol Christen) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/what-color-is-your-parachute-for-teens-2nd-edition-discovering-yourself-defining-your-future
Author(s): Richard N. Bolles, Carol Christen
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction > Reference, Children's Books > Education & Reference, Children's Books > Social Situations
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
Publish date: 2010-04-06
ISBN-10: 158008141X
ISBN-13: 9781580081412
Language: English
Description: In today’s über-competitive climate, you can’t just wing it when you graduate and count on finding a great job (or a great job finding you). It pays to figure out your interests early, so you can decide what additional schooling—and tuition debt—makes sense for your chosen field. In What Color Is Your Parachute? For Teens, career authorities Carol Christen and Richard N. Bolles not only help you plan for these decisions, but also help you define the unique passions that will lead  you to your dream job. With new chapters on social media and sustainable jobs—along with all-new profiles of twentysomethings who’ve found work in solar... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 23:52:10 GMT
The Job-Hunter's Survival Guide: How to Find a Rewarding Job Even When "There Are No Jobs" (by Richard N. Bolles) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-job-hunters-survival-guide-how-to-find-a-rewarding-job-even-when-there-are-no-jobs
Author(s): Richard N. Bolles
Categories: Business & Economics > Careers, Business & Economics > Development, Business & Economics > Economic History, Business & Economics > Management, Self-Help > Success
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
Publish date: 2009-06-16
ISBN-10: 158008026X
ISBN-13: 9781580080262
Language: English
Description: One hundred pages of lifesaving advice for people out of work. When over ten million people have needed help with their job-hunt—or with figuring out what to do with their life—there is one person they have turned to, more than any other. He is Richard N. Bolles, author of the #1 job-hunting book of all time, What Color Is Your Parachute? His name is well-known around the world. Just during the last twelve months, he has appeared in Time (“10 Ideas Changing the World Right Now,” March 2009), U.S. News & World Report (deemed “savior of the nation’s unemployed,” October 2008), NBC’s Today Show (broadcast in April 2009), and many... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 23:52:07 GMT
Carnal Knowledge: Baxter's Concise Encyclopedia of Modern Sex (by John Baxter) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/carnal-knowledge-baxters-concise-encyclopedia-of-modern-sex
Author(s): John Baxter
Categories: Health & Fitness > Sexuality, Reference > Encyclopedias, Self-Help > General
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publish date: 2009-02-10
ISBN-10: 0060874341
ISBN-13: 9780060874346
Language: English
Description: Averitable smorgasbord of sin, John Baxter's Carnal Knowledge is a delightfully unabashed education in sex and erotic culture. Would you ever consent to a knee-trembler at a love hotel? Would you enjoy a hot lunch while watching kinbaku? Would you consider wearing a French tickler, a merkin, a strap-on, or pasties . . . or would you rather just go commando at the Mine Shaft? From Deep Throat to Debbie Does Dallas, from the mile-high club to the Emperor's Club, John Baxter explains it all to you in this decadently definitive work on the many ins and outs of s-e-x, guaranteed to tantalize, edify, and titillate whether you're a novice or an expert in... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 23:46:05 GMT
Japanese Hot Pots: Comforting One-Pot Meals (by Tadashi Ono, Harris Salat) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/japanese-hot-pots-comforting-one-pot-meals
Author(s): Tadashi Ono, Harris Salat
Categories: Cooking > Regional & Ethnic
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
Publish date: 2009-09-22
ISBN-10: 158008981X
ISBN-13: 9781580089814
Language: English
Description: Wholesome, delicious Japanese comfort food, hot pot cooking satisfies the universal desire for steaming, gratifying and hearty meals the whole family can enjoy. In Japanese Hot Pots, chef Tadashi Ono and food journalist Harris Salat demystify this communal eating tradition for American home cooks with belly-warming dishes from all corners of Japan. Using savory broths and healthy, easy-to-find ingredients such as seafood, poultry, greens, roots, mushrooms, and noodles, these classic one-pot dishes require minimal fuss and preparation, and no special equipment—they’re simple, fast recipes to whip up either on the stove or on a tableside portable... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 23:46:02 GMT
Laser Ablation: Effects and Applications (Lasers and Electro-Optics Research and Terchnology) (by Sharon E. Black) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/laser-ablation-effects-and-applications-lasers-and-electro-optics-research-and-terchnology
Author(s): Sharon E. Black
Categories: Science > Light
Publisher: Nova Science Pub Inc
Publish date: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1611224667
ISBN-13: 9781611224665
Language: English
Description: Laser ablation is the process of removing material from a solid (or occasionally liquid) surface by irradiating it with a laser beam. At low laser flux, the material is heated by the absorbed laser energy and evaporates or sublimates. At high laser flux, the material is typically converted to a plasma. Usually, laser ablation refers to removing material with a pulsed laser, but it is possible to ablate material with a continuous wave laser beam if the laser intensity is high enough. This book presents current research in the study of laser ablation from across the globe. Topics discussed herein include double-pulse laser ablation of solid targets... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 20:56:02 GMT
Environmental and Natural Disaster Resilience of Indonesia (New Frontiers in Regional Science: Asian Perspectives) (by Hiroyuki Shibusawa, Yuzuru Miyata, Indrawan Permana, Any Wahyuni) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/environmental-and-natural-disaster-resilience-of-indonesia-new-frontiers-in-regional-science-asian-perspectives
Author(s): Hiroyuki Shibusawa, Yuzuru Miyata, Indrawan Permana, Any Wahyuni
Categories: Business & Economics > Economics, Business & Economics > Management, Business & Economics > Urban & Regional, Political Science > Government, Political Science > Public Policy
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2018-04-13
ISBN-10: 981108209X
ISBN-13: 9789811082092
Language: English
Description: This study aims at analyzing the resilience of Indonesia from two aspects: one is was natural disaster and the other  is environmental protection. Therefore the study comprises two parts. The first aims at analyzing Palangkaraya City in Central Kalimantan Province by constructing apartial and a general equilibrium models; hence the existence of illegal settlements can  be explained systematically. The models demonstrates a new attempt in city analysis by introducing the expected flood damage rate on households’ assets. Furthermore, a numerical simulation shows a new finding, namely, that the... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 20:16:02 GMT
Categorical Data Analysis (Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics) (by Alan Agresti) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/categorical-data-analysis-wiley-series-in-probability-and-statistics
Author(s): Alan Agresti
Categories: Mathematics > Probability & Statistics
Publisher: Wiley-Interscience
Publish date: 2002-07-22
ISBN-10: 0471360937
ISBN-13: 9780471360933
Language: English
Description: Amstat News asked three review editors to rate their top five favorite books in the September 2003 issue. Categorical Data Analysis was among those chosen.A valuable new edition of a standard reference"A 'must-have' book for anyone expecting to do research and/or applications in categorical data analysis."–Statistics in Medicine on Categorical Data Analysis, First EditionThe use of statistical methods for categorical data has increased dramatically, particularly for applications in the biomedical and social sciences. Responding to new developments in the field as well as to the needs of a new generation of professionals and students, this new... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 20:12:03 GMT
Incline Algebra and Applications (Ellis Horwood Series in Mathematics & Its Applications) (by Zhi-Qiang Cao, Ki Hang Kim, Fred W. Roush) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/incline-algebra-and-applications-ellis-horwood-series-in-mathematics-and-its-applications
Author(s): Zhi-Qiang Cao, Ki Hang Kim, Fred W. Roush
Categories: Mathematics > Algebra
Publisher: Ellis Horwood Ltd , Publisher
Publish date: 1984-10
ISBN-10: 0853127654
ISBN-13: 9780853127659
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 20:02:02 GMT
Geotechnics for Natural and Engineered Sustainable Technologies: GeoNEst (Developments in Geotechnical Engineering) (by A. Murali Krishna, Arindam Dey, S Sreedeep) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/geotechnics-for-natural-and-engineered-sustainable-technologies-geonest-developments-in-geotechnical-engineering
Author(s): A. Murali Krishna, Arindam Dey, S Sreedeep
Categories: Nature > Weather, Science > Chemistry, Science > Earth Sciences, Technology & Engineering > Civil, Technology & Engineering > Environmental
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2018-03-24
ISBN-10: 9811077207
ISBN-13: 9789811077203
Language: English
Description: This contributed volume encompasses contributions by eminent researchers in the field of geotechnical engineering. The chapters of this book are based on the keynote and sub-theme lectures delivered at the Indian Geotechnical Conference 2017. The book provides a comprehensive overview of the current state-of-the-art research and practices in different domains of geotechnical engineering in the areas of soil dynamics, earth retaining structures, ground improvement, and geotechnical and geophysical investigations. It will serve as an ideal resource for academics, researchers, practicing professionals, and students alike. 
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:46:01 GMT
Visual Quality Assessment for Natural and Medical Image (by Yong Ding) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/visual-quality-assessment-for-natural-and-medical-image
Author(s): Yong Ding
Categories: Computers > Computer Graphics, Computers > Internet, Computers > Programming, Mathematics > General
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2018-03-14
ISBN-10: 3662564955
ISBN-13: 9783662564950
Language: English
Description: Image quality assessment (IQA) is an essential technique in the design of modern, large-scale image and video processing systems. This book introduces and discusses in detail topics related to IQA, including the basic principles of subjective and objective experiments, biological evidence for image quality perception, and recent research developments. In line with recent trends in imaging techniques and to explain the application-specific utilization, it particularly focuses on IQA for stereoscopic (3D) images and medical images, rather than on planar (2D) natural images. In addition, a wealth of vivid, specific figures and... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:42:02 GMT
Natural Disasters and Risk Management in Canada: An Introduction (Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research) (by Nirupama Agrawal) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/natural-disasters-and-risk-management-in-canada-an-introduction-advances-in-natural-and-technological-hazards-research
Author(s): Nirupama Agrawal
Categories: Nature > General, Science > Earth Sciences, Technology & Engineering > General
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2018-05-29
ISBN-10: 9402412816
ISBN-13: 9789402412819
Language: English
Description: These chapters provide valuable and comprehensive information on a variety of hazards, including both scientific and social aspects of disasters. The work introduces the concept of large, medium and small scale hazards, and includes many useful case studies as well as working examples of theoretical concepts. As readers will acknowledge, today the distinction between natural and technological hazards is becoming blurred and a new concept of NATECH hazards is evolving. For permanent hazards (such as tides, wind waves, coastal erosion and climate change) routine predictions are made, whereas for evanescent hazards... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:36:01 GMT
Handbook on Cerebral Venous Thrombosis (Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience) (by V. Caso, M. Paciaroni, G Agnelli) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/handbook-on-cerebral-venous-thrombosis-frontiers-of-neurology-and-neuroscience
Author(s): V. Caso, M. Paciaroni, G Agnelli
Categories: Medical > Neurology
Publisher: S Karger Pub
Publish date: 2007-12-03
ISBN-10: 3805583788
ISBN-13: 9783805583787
Language: English
Description: Cerebral veins contain about 70 per cent of the total cerebral blood volume, but cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) occurs about a thousand times less often than arterial stroke. CVT affects mostly young adults and children, and in about one quarter of cases the cause remains unknown. Written by international experts, this publication is dealing with epidemiology, risk factors, coagulation disorders, clinical presentation - especially focusing on headache, current neuroradiological treatment, complications and long-term prognosis of CVT. The book covers the full spectrum of CVT pathogenesis and offers a new and effective approach to improve earlier... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:32:02 GMT
The King’s Regiment (Men-at-Arms) (by Alan Shepperd) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-king-s-regiment-men-at-arms
Author(s): Alan Shepperd
Categories: History > Military, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
Publish date: 1973-06-15
ISBN-10: 0850451205
ISBN-13: 9780850451207
Language: English
Description: This book examines the uniforms, equipment, history and organization of the King's Regiment, from its first blooding in combat to World War II and beyond. The regiment's deployment in the New World, South Africa, India and Afghanistan are all summarized. Uniforms are shown in full illustrated detail.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:26:01 GMT
Japanese Army of World War II (Men-at-Arms) (by Philip Warner) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/japanese-army-of-world-war-ii-men-at-arms
Author(s): Philip Warner
Categories: History > Military, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
Publish date: 1973-12-15
ISBN-10: 0850451183
ISBN-13: 9780850451184
Language: English
Description: In 1941 the Allied forces in the Pacific were devastatingly unprepared for the onslaught of the Japanese Army, which by this time had been fighting for ten years on the Manchurian front. The Allies paid dearly for their lack of planning and found themselves defeated time and time again as the seasoned Japanese forces swept through the Pacific colonies. This book examines the Japanese concept of war and describes the organization, tactics and weaponry of the Japanese Army from their triumphant invasions of 1941-42 until their ultimate defeat in 1945. Numerous illustrations and colour plates depict the weapons and uniforms of the Japanese troops of... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:16:02 GMT
Philosophy of Mathematics (Readings in Philosophy) (by Jaakko Hintikka) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/philosophy-of-mathematics-readings-in-philosophy
Author(s): Jaakko Hintikka
Categories: Mathematics > General
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish date: 1969-10
ISBN-10: 0198750110
ISBN-13: 9780198750116
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:12:01 GMT
The French Foreign Legion (Men-at-Arms) (by Martin Windrow) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-french-foreign-legion-men-at-arms
Author(s): Martin Windrow
Categories: History > Europe, History > Military, History > World, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
Publish date: 1971-06-15
ISBN-10: 0850450519
ISBN-13: 9780850450514
Language: English
Description: It is arguable that no group of fighting men in the history of European arms has been so misrepresented by ill-informed publicity as the French Foreign Legion. Though initially conceived in 1831 as a means of drafting recently discharged foreign soldiers to Algeria, the Legion has developed into a sophisticated force of motorized infantry, airborne troops and light armor. In this book, acclaimed French Army expert Martin Windrow examines the history and uniforms of the French Foreign Legion, from its service in the Carlist War of 1835-36 to World War II and beyond, debunking many of the prevalent myths surrounding this formidable force.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 19:06:02 GMT
The Austrian Army (3) 1740-80 : Specialist Troops (Men-At-Arms Series, 280) (by Philip Haythornthwaite) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-austrian-army-3-1740-80-specialist-troops-men-at-arms-series-280
Author(s): Philip Haythornthwaite
Categories: History > Military, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
Publish date: 1995-03-13
ISBN-10: 1855325276
ISBN-13: 9781855325272
Language: English
Description: Until at least the latter years of Maria Theresa's reign, the Austrian artillery was acknowledged to be second to none in Europe; and it must have been no coincidence that Jean Baptiste de Gribeauval, who went on and so radically reformed the French artillery after he became inspector of artillery in 1776, had spent the Seven Years' War (1756-1763) on attachment to the Austrian army from the French. In this last of three volumes [Men-at arms 271 & 276], Philip Haythornwaite does a first class job of examining the composition and uniforms of these and other specialist troops of the Austrian army 1740-80, including the artillery units,... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 18:56:02 GMT
Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism: a Guide for Practitioners (by Andrew Blann) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/deep-vein-thrombosis-and-pulmonary-embolism-a-guide-for-practitioners
Author(s): Andrew Blann
Categories: Medical > Diagnosis, Medical > Internal Medicine
Publisher: M&K Update Ltd
Publish date: 2009-02-06
ISBN-10: 1905539517
ISBN-13: 9781905539512
Language: English
Description: Many common problems in clinical medicine and general practice relate to arterial and venous thrombosis. Thrombosis in veins (i.e. venous thromboembolism, (VTE)) is a permanent problem in various cancers and following surgery, especially orthopaedic. It has recently been estimated that death due to VTE in the European Community exceeds that AIDS, breast cancer, prostate cancer and road traffic accidents combined. This new workbook aims to develop a clear understanding of VTE.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 18:36:02 GMT
Hemostasis and Thrombosis in Obstetrics and Gynecology (by Charles J. Lockwood, Michael Paidas, Nazli Hossain, Tahir S. Shamsi, Marc Rodger, Jens Langhoff-Roos) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/hemostasis-and-thrombosis-in-obstetrics-and-gynecology
Author(s): Charles J. Lockwood, Michael Paidas, Nazli Hossain, Tahir S. Shamsi, Marc Rodger, Jens Langhoff-Roos
Categories: Medical > Gynecology & Obstetrics
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publish date: 2010-12-01
ISBN-10: 1405183993
ISBN-13: 9781405183994
Language: English
Description: Reproductive hemostasis: A global approach to a global challenge A hemostatic change in women through their reproductive lifetime is emerging as an issue of global importance. No wonder, as obstetric hemorrhage remains a major cause of maternal mortality in both developed and developing countries. Thrombophilias and pulmonary embolisms are a threat to maternal and fetal well-being. Hemostasis and Thrombosis in Obstetrics & Gynecology provides a framework for assessing and managing hemostatic disorders in women. Written by an international team, it provides globally applicable guidelines for obstetric hematology. The... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 18:16:02 GMT
A First Course in Complex Analysis (by Dennis Zill) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/a-first-course-in-complex-analysis
Author(s): Dennis Zill
Categories: Computers > Computer Science, Mathematics > Calculus, Science > Physics
Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc.
Publish date: 2003-02
ISBN-10: 0763714372
ISBN-13: 9780763714376
Language: English
Description: Written for junior-level undergraduate students that are majoring in math, physics, computer science, and electrical engineering.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 17:56:02 GMT
Practical Phlebology: Deep Vein Thrombosis (by Anthony J. Comerota) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/practical-phlebology-deep-vein-thrombosis
Author(s): Anthony J. Comerota
Categories: Medical > Cardiology
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: 2013-11-18
ISBN-10: 1444146092
ISBN-13: 9781444146097
Language: English
Description: The latest volume in the Practical Phlebology series, Deep Vein Thrombosis provides trainee and practicing physicians with the ideal illustrative guide to the etiology, diagnosis, and management of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Based on peer-reviewed literature and quality clinical trials, the book is also an essential resource for academicians. Topics include: Epidemiology, natural history, and etiology of DVT DVT prophylaxis Diagnostic techniques Anticoagulation, thrombus removal, catheter-based interventions, and thrombolysis Inferior vena cava filters Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Femoral... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 16:36:03 GMT
Consultative Hemostasis and Thrombosis: Expert Consult - Online and Print, 3e (Kitchens, Consultative Thrombosis and Hemostatis) (by Craig S. Kitchens MD, Barbara A Konkle MD, Craig M. Kessler MD) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/consultative-hemostasis-and-thrombosis-expert-consult-online-and-print-3e-kitchens-consultative-thrombosis-and-hemostatis
Author(s): Craig S. Kitchens MD, Barbara A Konkle MD, Craig M. Kessler MD
Categories: Medical > Hematology, Medical > Oncology
Publisher: Saunders
Publish date: 2013-05-02
ISBN-10: 1455722960
ISBN-13: 9781455722969
Language: English
Description: A unique clinical focus makes Consultative Hemostasis and Thrombosis, 3rd Edition your go-to guide for quick, practical answers on managing the full range of bleeding and clotting disorders. Emphasizing real-world problems and solutions, Dr. Craig S. Kitchens, Dr. Barbara A. Konkle, and Dr. Craig M. Kessler provide all the clinical guidance you need to make optimal decisions on behalf of your patients and promote the best possible outcomes. Efficiently look up concise descriptions of each condition, its associated symptoms, laboratory findings, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and treatment. Get the latest... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 16:06:02 GMT
Young Tableaux: With Applications to Representation Theory and Geometry (London Mathematical Society Student Texts) (by William Fulton) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/young-tableaux-with-applications-to-representation-theory-and-geometry-london-mathematical-society-student-texts
Author(s): William Fulton
Categories: Mathematics > Algebra, Mathematics > Geometry
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish date: 1997-01-28
ISBN-10: 0521561442
ISBN-13: 9780521561440
Language: English
Description: This book develops the combinatorics of Young tableaux and shows them in action in the algebra of symmetric functions, representations of the symmetric and general linear groups, and the geometry of flag varieties. The first part of the book is a self-contained presentation of the basic combinatorics of Young tableaux, including the remarkable constructions of "bumping" and "sliding", and several interesting correspondences. In Part II the author uses these results to study representations with geometry on Grassmannians and flag manifolds, including their Schubert subvarieties, and the related Schubert polynomials. Much of this material has... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 15:32:02 GMT
Matrices, Moments and Quadrature with Applications (Princeton Series in Applied Mathematics) (by Gene H. Golub, Gérard Meurant) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/matrices-moments-and-quadrature-with-applications-princeton-series-in-applied-mathematics
Author(s): Gene H. Golub, Gérard Meurant
Categories: Computers > Computer Science, Computers > Programming, Mathematics > General
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish date: 2009-12-07
ISBN-10: 0691143412
ISBN-13: 9780691143415
Language: English
Description: This computationally oriented book describes and explains the mathematical relationships among matrices, moments, orthogonal polynomials, quadrature rules, and the Lanczos and conjugate gradient algorithms. The book bridges different mathematical areas to obtain algorithms to estimate bilinear forms involving two vectors and a function of the matrix. The first part of the book provides the necessary mathematical background and explains the theory. The second part describes the applications and gives numerical examples of the algorithms and techniques developed in the first part.Applications addressed in the book include computing elements of... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:42:07 GMT
Chaos and Nonlinear Dynamics: An Introduction for Scientists and Engineers (by Robert Hilborn) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/chaos-and-nonlinear-dynamics-an-introduction-for-scientists-and-engineers
Author(s): Robert Hilborn
Categories: Mathematics > General, Science > Mechanics, Science > Physics, Science > Quantum Theory, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publish date: 2001-01-11
ISBN-10: 0198507232
ISBN-13: 9780198507239
Language: English
Description: This book introduces readers to the full range of current and background activity in the rapidly growing field of nonlinear dynamics. It uses a step-by-step introduction to dynamics and geometry in state space to help in understanding nonlinear dynamics and includes a thorough treatment of both differential equation models and iterated map models as well as a derivation of the famous Feigenbaum numbers. It is the only introductory book available that includes the important field of pattern formation and a survey of the controversial questions of quantum chaos. This second edition has been restructured for easier use and the extensive annotated... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:42:05 GMT
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Improving Your IQ (by Richard Pellegrino, Michael J. Politis) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-complete-idiots-guide-to-improving-your-iq
Author(s): Richard Pellegrino, Michael J. Politis
Categories: Games > Reference, Reference > General, Self-Help > Success
Publisher: Alpha
Publish date: 1998-12-23
ISBN-10: 0028627245
ISBN-13: 9780028627243
Language: English
Description: You're no idiot, of course. You've read a few books and can hold your own in a room full of university professors. But when it comes to problem-solving and understanding complex theories and facts, you feel like your brain is going to explode. Don't reach for the aspirin just yet! The Complete Idiot's Guide to Improving Your IQ unlocks the secrets of you brain and teaches you how to whip those sparking synapses into shape. In this Complete Idiot's Guide, you get:
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:36:05 GMT
Secret Projects: Flying Saucer Aircraft (by Tony Buttler, Bill Rose) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/secret-projects-flying-saucer-aircraft
Author(s): Tony Buttler, Bill Rose
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Transportation > Aviation
Publisher: Midland Publishing
Publish date: 2007-05-01
ISBN-10: 1857802330
ISBN-13: 9781857802337
Language: English
Description: Though there has been much speculation on whether flying saucers and the aliens who allegedly favor such craft have any basis in reality, it is a fact that over the years a variety of experimental aircraft that could be described as "flying saucer" types have been developed in different countries right here on earth. Such aircraft have invariably been shrouded in secrecy, and this book finally presents a serious factual study of these mysterious designs. This book covers 20 "flying saucer" and similar aircraft projects in detail, including the Vought V-173 Pancake, the Boeing B390, the German AS-6 and Focke Wulf VTOL saucer, and others. It also... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:36:02 GMT
Introduction to the Theory and Application of the Laplace Transformation (by G. Doetsch) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/introduction-to-the-theory-and-application-of-the-laplace-transformation
Author(s): G. Doetsch
Categories: Mathematics > General
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 1974-09-19
ISBN-10: 3540064079
ISBN-13: 9783540064077
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:32:05 GMT
Cities (by John Reader) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/cities
Author(s): John Reader
Categories: History > Africa, History > Civilization
Publisher: Grove Press
Publish date: 2006-10-05
ISBN-10: 0802142737
ISBN-13: 9780802142733
Language: English
Description: In Cities, the acclaimed historian John Reader takes us on a journey of the city—from its earliest example in the Ancient Near East to today’s teeming centers of compressed existence, such as Mumbai and Tokyo. Cities are home to half the planet’s population and consume nearly three-quarters of its natural resources. For Reader, they are our most natural artifacts, the civic spirit of our collective ingenuity. He gives us the ecological and functional context of how cities evolved throughout human history—the connection between pottery making and childbirth in ancient Anatolia, plumbing and politics in ancient Rome, and... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:26:02 GMT
Lebanese Home Cooking: Simple, Delicious, Mostly Vegetarian Recipes from the Founder of Beirut's Souk El Tayeb Market (by Kamal Mouzawak) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/lebanese-home-cooking-simple-delicious-mostly-vegetarian-recipes-from-the-founder-of-beiruts-souk-el-tayeb-market
Author(s): Kamal Mouzawak
Categories: Cooking > Regional & Ethnic
Publisher: Quarry Books
Publish date: 2015-09-15
ISBN-10: 1631590375
ISBN-13: 9781631590375
Language: English
Description: Straight from the eastern shores of the Mediterranean, chef and creator of the first farmers' market in Beirut, Kamal Mouzawak brings you healthy and inspiring dishes, featuring classic Lebanese ingredients. From one of the region's most rich and diverse cultures, learn to make food, not war. Lebanese Home Cooking is a mouthwatering cookbook that teaches traditional Lebanese home cooking with regional and religious variation. You won't find these authentic recipes in many Middle-Eastern restaurants! With over 50 gorgeous recipes including kebbeh, mehsheh, tabikh, mujadara, and mouaa'janat, you'll have amazing and exciting... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:22:11 GMT
Handbook of Sexuality-Related Measures (by William L. Yarber, Terri D. Fisher, Clive M. Davis) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/handbook-of-sexuality-related-measures
Author(s): William L. Yarber, Terri D. Fisher, Clive M. Davis
Categories: Psychology > General
Publisher: Routledge
Publish date: 2010-08-14
ISBN-10: 0415801753
ISBN-13: 9780415801751
Language: English
Description: This classic and invaluable reference Handbook, written for sex researchers and their students, has now been completely revised in a new edition complete with its own companion website. It remains the only easy and efficient way for researchers to learn about, evaluate, and compare instruments that have previously been used in sex research. In this third edition of the Handbook, 218 scales, complete with full descriptions and psychometric data, are made available, with additional information provided at the companion website for this volume.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:22:08 GMT
Subjective Probability: The Real Thing (by Richard Jeffrey) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/subjective-probability-the-real-thing
Author(s): Richard Jeffrey
Categories: Mathematics > General, Philosophy > General, Reference > General, Science > History
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish date: 2004-04-12
ISBN-10: 0521829712
ISBN-13: 9780521829717
Language: English
Description: This book offers a concise survey of basic probability theory from a thoroughly subjective point of view whereby probability theory is a mode of judgement. Written by one of the greatest figures in the field of probability theory, the book is both a summation and a synthesis of a lifetime of wrestling with such problems and issues.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:12:06 GMT
Understanding Microelectronics: A Top-Down Approach (by Franco Maloberti) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/understanding-microelectronics-a-top-down-approach
Author(s): Franco Maloberti
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publish date: 2011-12-12
ISBN-10: 047074555X
ISBN-13: 9780470745557
Language: English
Description: The microelectronics evolution has given rise to many modern benefits but has also changed design methods and attitudes to learning. Technology advancements shifted focus from simple circuits to complex systems with major attention to high-level descriptions. The design methods moved from a bottom-up to a top-down approach. For today’s students, the most beneficial approach to learning is this top-down method that demonstrates a global view of electronics before going into specifics. Franco Maloberti uses this approach to explain the fundamentals of electronics, such as processing functions, signals and their properties. Here he... more...
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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:12:02 GMT