A Manual of Key Buddhist Terms Categorization of Buddhist Terminologies With Commentary

A Manual of Key Buddhist Terms: Categorization of Buddhist Terminologies with Commentary

A Manual of Key Buddhist Terms: Categorization of Buddhist Terminologies with Commentary by Kaba Pattseg Lotsawa
Paljor Publications; Bilingual edition | July 15, 2002 | English | ISBN: 8185102821 | 80 pages | PDF | 26 MB

In order to understand Buddhism clearly, we need to have a good knowledge of Buddhist terminology. This text, written by an 8th-century Tibetan translator named Kaba Paltseg, introduces us to a world of definitive Buddhist terminology.
Mallarmé on Fashion: A Translation of the Fashion Magazine La Dernière Mode, with Commentary

center]Mallarmé on Fashion: A Translation of the Fashion Magazine La Dernière Mode, with Commentary by P. N. Furbank
English | July 2, 2004 | ISBN: 1859737234 | 230 Pages | PDF | 1 MB
In the later months of 1874, the great French poet, Stephane Mallarme, undertook a highly idiosyncratic project - the publication of a fashion magazine (La Derniere Mode) that he almost single-handedly wrote and edited.
Franklin Edgerton, "Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Grammar and Dictionary", Volume II

Franklin Edgerton, "Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Grammar and Dictionary", Volume II
Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass | 1993 | ISBN: 8120809998 | English | PDF | 632 pages | 73.1 Mb

This is the first attempt at a description of the grammar and lexicon of Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit. Most North Indian Buddhist texts are composed in it. It is based primarily on an old Middle Indic vernacular not otherwise identifiable. But there seems reason to believe that it contains features which were borrowed from other Middle Indic dialects. …
Astronomy Across Cultures: The History of Non-Western Astronomy

Astronomy Across Cultures: The History of Non-Western Astronomy (Science Across Cultures: The History of Non-Western Science) by Helaine Selin
English | 2000 | ISBN: 9401058202 | 650 Pages | PDF | 31 MB

Astronomy Across Cultures: A History of Non-Western Astronomy consists of essays dealing with the astronomical knowledge and beliefs of cultures outside the United States and Europe. In addition to articles surveying Islamic, Chinese, Native American, Aboriginal Australian, Polynesian, Egyptian and Tibetan astronomy, among others, the book includes essays on Sky Tales and Why We Tell Them and Astronomy and Prehistory, and Astronomy and Astrology. The essays address the connections between science and culture and relate astronomical practices to the cultures which produced them.
How to Work with the Spectroscope: A Manual of Practical Manipulation with Spectroscopes of All Kinds

John Browning, "How to Work with the Spectroscope: A Manual of Practical Manipulation with Spectroscopes of All Kinds"
English | 2010 | ISBN-10: 1108014186 | 120 pages | PDF | 21 MB

A Complex Analysis Problem Book (repost)  

Posted by interes at Aug. 19, 2013
A Complex Analysis Problem Book (repost)

Daniel Alpay, "A Complex Analysis Problem Book"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 3034800770 | 536 pages | PDF | 4,3 MB

This is a collection of exercises in the theory of analytic functions, with completed and detailed solutions. We wish to introduce the student to applications and aspects of the theory of analytic functions not always touched upon in a first course.

The Gnomon Workshop: Fundamentals of Perspective 1 (2012)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Nov. 27, 2012
The Gnomon Workshop: Fundamentals of Perspective 1 (2012)

The Gnomon Workshop: Fundamentals of Perspective 1
One-Point Principles and Concepts with Gary Meyer
DVDRip | English | MOV | 1280 x 720 | AVC ~5736 kbps | 24 fps
AAC | 48 kbps | 22.05 KHz | 2 channels | 186 minutes | 7.41 GB
Genre: Video Tutorial / Drawing

One-Point Principles and Concepts, the viewer is first introduced to the tools and definitions used in one-point perspective. One-Point perspective is demonstrated through a series of exercises indicating the relationship of the viewer with the picture plane and the object that is to be constructed

The Fundamentals of Product Design (repost)  

Posted by interes at Sept. 10, 2012
The Fundamentals of Product Design (repost)

Richard Morris, "The Fundamentals of Product Design"
English | 2009 | ISBN: 2940373175 | 208 pages | PDF | 20,6 MB

Product Design can be a challenging field of study because the discipline touches on so many subject areas such as materials, manufacturing, idea generation, CAD, engineering functions, art, market research and product types.
By exploring a variety of key areas, The Fundamentals of Product Design provides an integrated and cohesive view of the product design process and offers pointers about what factors to consider and where your next steps might take you at each stage of the process.
Insult to Injury: Libel, Slander, and Invasions of Privacy

Insult to Injury: Libel, Slander, and Invasions of Privacy
Publisher: University Press of Colorado | ISBN: 0870817426 | edition 2003 | PDF | 372 pages | 1,2 mb

In Insult to Injury, William K. Jones reviews the seminal U.S. Supreme Court decisions that restrict the First Amendment in order to protect persons against defamatory falsehoods, invasions of privacy, and related psychic harm. Covering cases ranging from a restaurant owner driven out of business over a veal chop to a University of Georgia football coach accused of sharing plays with an opponent before a game, Jones examines the many subtleties of the law, its interpretation, and its restrictions.

Smithsonian Channel - Secrets of the Taj Mahal (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 8, 2016
Smithsonian Channel - Secrets of the Taj Mahal (2014)

Smithsonian Channel - Secrets of the Taj Mahal (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3000 Kbps | 46mins | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.01 GB
Genre: Documentary, History

It is considered a wonder of the world, and one of the most popular tourist attractions on Earth, but few realize that the Taj Mahal was built as a monument to eternal love. This is the story of Shah Jahan, ruler of India's mighty Mogul Empire, and his queen, Mumtaz Mahal, and of a love too perfect to survive. The Queen's tragic death moved Jahan to construct a shrine worthy of her name, but with this iconic structure, he would ultimately pay a terrible price to complete his life's work.