From Birdland to Broadway

From Birdland to Broadway: Scenes from a Jazz Life by Bill Crow  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at Jan. 21, 2015
From Birdland to Broadway: Scenes from a Jazz Life by Bill Crow

From Birdland to Broadway: Scenes from a Jazz Life by Bill Crow
English | Sep 9, 1993 | ISBN: 0195085507 | 288 Pages | PDF | 14,5 MB
Totally Scripted: Idioms, Words, and Quotes from Hollywood to Broadway that have changed the English language

Totally Scripted: Idioms, Words, and Quotes from Hollywood to Broadway that have changed the English language by Josh Chetwynd
English | February 1st, 2017 | ASIN: B077Q2LT4F, ISBN: 1630762822 | 232 Pages | EPUB | 1.29 MB

The language of Hollywood resonates beyond the stage and screen because it often has inherent drama—or comedic effect. This volume contains a combination of approximately 100 expertly researched essays on words, phrases and idioms made famous by Hollywood along with the stories behind 30 or so of the most iconic—and ultimately often used—quotes from films.
My 10 Strategies for Integrative Coaching: Co-constructing the Journey from Freedom to Responsibility

My 10 Strategies for Integrative Coaching: Co-constructing the Journey from Freedom to Responsibility by Vincent Lenhardt
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319547941 | 241 Pages | PDF | 12.2 MB

This book gives coaches, and all leaders, the wider perspective and the practical tools to help those they work with to achieve deep and lasting change that generates long-term performance.

The Spanish Military and Warfare from 1899 to the Civil War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Jan. 19, 2018
The Spanish Military and Warfare from 1899 to the Civil War

The Spanish Military and Warfare from 1899 to the Civil War: The Uncertain Path to Victory by José Vicente Herrero Pérez
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319547461 | 355 Pages | PDF | 5.5 MB

This book explores the attitudes of the Spanish army officer corps towards the evolution of warfare during the early decades of the twentieth century, and their influence on the armies of the Spanish Civil War.

Social Capital and Local Development: From Theory to Empirics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 19, 2018
Social Capital and Local Development: From Theory to Empirics

Social Capital and Local Development: From Theory to Empirics by Elena Pisani
English | 11 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319542761 | 542 Pages | PDF | 14.31 MB

This book addresses the role of social capital in promoting rural and local development. The recent financial and economic crises have exposed the European Union (EU) to an increased risk of social exclusion and poverty,

Solid State Properties: From Bulk to Nano  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 19, 2018
Solid State Properties: From Bulk to Nano

Solid State Properties: From Bulk to Nano By Mildred Dresselhaus
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 521 Pages | ISBN : 366255920X | 26.92 MB

This book fills a gap between many of the basic solid state physics and materials sciencebooks that are currently available. It is written for a mixed audience of electricalengineering and applied physics students who have some knowledge of elementaryundergraduate quantum mechanics and statistical mechanics. This book, based on asuccessful course taught at MIT, is divided pedagogically into three parts: (I) ElectronicStructure, (II) Transport Properties, and (III) Optical Properties. Each topic is explainedin the context of bulk materials and then extended to low-dimensional materials whereapplicable. Problem sets review the content of each chapter to help students to understandthe material described in each of the chapters more deeply and to prepare them to masterthe next chapters.

Further Advances in Pragmatics and Philosophy: Part 1 From Theory to Practice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 19, 2018
Further Advances in Pragmatics and Philosophy: Part 1 From Theory to Practice

Further Advances in Pragmatics and Philosophy: Part 1 From Theory to Practice By Alessandro Capone
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 303 Pages | ISBN : 3319721720 | 4.16 MB

This book builds on the idea that pragmatics and philosophy are strictly interconnected and that advances in one area will generate consequential advantages in the other area. The first part of the book, entitled ‘Theoretical Approaches to Philosophy of Language’, contains contributions by philosophers of language on connectives, intensional contexts, demonstratives, subsententials, and implicit indirect reports. The second part, ‘Pragmatics in Discourse’, presents contributions that are more empirically based or of a more applicative nature and that deal with the pragmatics of discourse, argumentation, pragmatics and law, and context.

Java Game Development with LibGDX: From Beginner to Professional  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 18, 2018
Java Game Development with LibGDX: From Beginner to Professional

Java Game Development with LibGDX: From Beginner to Professional, Second Edition By Lee Stemkoski
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 439 Pages | ISBN : 1484233239 | 12.95 MB

Learn to design and create video games using the Java programming language and the LibGDX software library. Working through the examples in this book, you will create 12 game prototypes in a variety of popular genres, from collection-based and shoot-em-up arcade games to side-scrolling platformers and sword-fighting adventure games. With the flexibility provided by LibGDX, specialized genres such as card games, rhythm games, and visual novels are also covered in this book.

Birthing the Computer: From Drums to Cores  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 18, 2018
Birthing the Computer: From Drums to Cores

Birthing the Computer: From Drums to Cores
Cambridge | English | 2017 | ISBN-10: 1443885118 | 369 pages | PDF | 4.67 mb

by Stephen H Kaisler (Author)

The Vigilant Eye: Policing Canada from 1867 to 9/11  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 18, 2018
The Vigilant Eye: Policing Canada from 1867 to 9/11

The Vigilant Eye: Policing Canada from 1867 to 9/11 by Greg Marquis
English | March 1st, 2016 | ISBN: 1552668207 | 325 pages | EPUB | 2.13 MB

In The Vigilant Eye, Greg Marquis combines the narrative and chronological approach of traditional institutional history with the critical approaches of social history, legal history and criminology. The book begins with the English and Irish roots of nineteenth-century British North American policing and traces the development of the three models of law enforcement that would shape the future: the local rural constable, the municipal police department and the paramilitary territorial constabulary.