Author Daniel Clowes ISBN-10 1606999052 ISBN-13 9781606999059 Year 2016-03-21 Pages 180 Language English Publisher Fantagraphics Download Link Click Here The most anticipated graphic novel of 2016 from the creator of Ghost World Patience is a psychedelic science fiction love story veering with uncanny precision from violent destruction to deeply personal tenderness in a way that is both quintessentially Clowesian and utterly unique in the authors body of work This 180 page full color original graphic novel affords Clowes the opportunity to draw some of the most exuberant and breathtaking pages of his life and to tell his most suspenseful surprising and affecting story yet Full color illustrations throughout

The Field Guide to Understanding ‘Human Error’

Author Sidney Dekker ISBN-10 1472439058 ISBN-13 9781472439055 Year 2014-12-19 Pages 248 Language English Publisher CRC Press Download Link Click Here When faced with a human error problem you may be tempted to ask Why didnt these people watch out better Or How can I get my people more engaged in safety You might think you can solve your safety problems by telling your people to be more careful by reprimanding the miscreants by issuing a new rule or procedure and demanding compliance These are all expressions of The Bad Apple Theory where you believe your system is basically safe if it were not for those few unreliable people in it Building on its successful predecessors the third edition of The Field Guide to Understanding Human Error will help you understand a new way of dealing with a perceived human error problem in your organization It will help you trace how your organization juggles inherent trade offs between safety and other pressures and expectations suggesting that you are not the custodian of an already safe system It will encourage you to start looking more closely at the performance that others may still call human error allowing you to discover how your…

Inspiralized: Turn Vegetables into Healthy, Creative, Satisfying Meals

Author Ali Maffucci ISBN-10 0804186839 ISBN-13 9780804186834 Year 2015-02-24 Pages 224 Language English Publisher Clarkson Potter Download Link Click Here NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe definitive cookbook for using a spiralizer the kitchen gadget that turns vegetables and fruits into imaginative low carb dishes On her wildly popular blog Inspiralized Ali Maffucci is revolutionizing healthy eating Whether youre low carb gluten free Paleo or raw you dont have to give up the foods you love Inspiralized shows you how to transform more than 20 vegetables and fruits into delicious meals that look and taste just like your favorite indulgent originals Zucchini turns into pesto spaghetti jicama becomes shoestring fries sweet potatoes lay the foundation for fried rice plantains transform into tortillas for huevos rancheros Alis recipes for breakfast snacks appetizers sandwiches soups salads casseroles rices pastas and even desserts are easy to follow hard to mess up healthful and completely fresh and flavorful Best of all she tells you how to customize them for whatever vegetables you have on hand and whatever your personal goal may belosing weight following a healthier lifestyle or simply making easy meals at home Here too are tons of technical tips and tricks nutritional information for…

Royal Assassin (The Farseer Trilogy, Book 2)

Author Robin Hobb ISBN-10 0553573411 ISBN-13 9780553573411 Year 1997-02-03 Pages 688 Language English Publisher Spectra Download Link Click Here Fitz has survived his first hazardous mission as kings assassin but is left little more than a cripple Battered and bitter he vows to abandon his oath to King Shrewd remaining in the distant mountains But love and events of terrible urgency draw him back to the court at Buckkeep and into the deadly intrigues of the royal family Renewing their vicious attacks on the coast the Red Ship Raiders leave burned out villages and demented victims in their wake The kingdom is also under assault from within as treachery threatens the throne of the ailing king In this time of great danger the fate of the kingdom may rest in Fitzs handsand his role in its salvation may require the ultimate sacrifice Praise for Robin Hobb and Royal Assassin Fantasy as it ought to be written Robin Hobbs books are diamonds in a sea of zircons George R R Martin Robin Hobb continues to revitalize a genre that often seems all too generic making it new in ways that range from the subtle to the shocking Locus Royal Assassin reaches…

Speak Like Churchill, Stand Like Lincoln: 21 Powerful Secrets of History’s Greatest Speakers

Author James C. Humes ISBN-10 0761563512 ISBN-13 9780761563518 Year 2002-04-23 Pages 224 Language English Publisher Three Rivers Press Download Link Click Here Turn Any Presentation into a Landmark OccasionEver wish you could captivate your boardroom with the opening line of your presentation like Winston Churchill in his most memorable speeches Or want to command attention by looming larger than life before your audience much like Abraham Lincoln when standing erect and wearing a top hat he towered over seven feet Now you can master presentation skills wow your audience and shoot up the corporate ladder by unlocking the secrets of history s greatest speakers Author historian and world renowned speaker James C Humeswho wrote speeches for five American presidentsshows you how great leaders through the ages used simple yet incredibly effective tricks to speak persuade and win throngs of fans and followers Inside you ll discover how Napoleon Bonaparte mastered the use of the pregnant pause to grab attention how Lady Margaret Thatcher punctuated her most serious speeches with the use of subtle props how Ronald Reagan could win even the most hostile crowd with carefully timed wit and much much more Whether you re addressing a small nation or…

Volleyball Drill Book, The

Author American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) ISBN-10 1450423868 ISBN-13 9781450423861 Year 2012-06-15 Pages 256 Language English Publisher Human Kinetics Download Link Click Here With drills covering every facet of the sport The Volleyball Drill Book is the most comprehensive resource for todays players and coaches Inside youll find the games most effective drills for these and many other aspects of the game Warming up Ball handling Passing Serving Receiving Team building Situational play Offense Defense Transition play Complete with detailed diagrams illustrations coaching tips variations and practice advice The Volleyball Drill Book provides you with everything you need to master essential skills sharpen execution and improve on court performance Whether you wish to develop new skills or fine tune your game rely on the drills that have produced the sports top players and most dominating teams The Volleyball Drill Book is the one and only drill book youll ever need

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman (Helix Books)

Author Richard P. Feynman ISBN-10 0465023959 ISBN-13 9780465023950 Year 2005-04-06 Pages 288 Language English Publisher Basic Books Download Link Click Here The Pleasure of Finding Things Out is a magnificent treasury of the best short works of Richard P Feynmanfrom interviews and speeches to lectures and printed articles A sweeping wide ranging collection it presents an intimate and fascinating view of a life in science a life like no other From his ruminations on science in our culture to his Nobel Prize acceptance speech this book will fascinate anyone interested in the world of ideas

Snow Falls

Author Gerri Hill ISBN-10 1594933162 ISBN-13 9781594933165 Year 2012-12-25 Pages 304 Language English Publisher Bella Books Download Link Click Here Jennifer Kincaid on her way to a writers workshop in the Colorado mountain town of Lake City gets lost and is stranded by an avalanche Catherine Ryan Barrett running from the fame and fortune of her family name wants nothing more to spend the winter alone and sequestered in her high mountain cabin She is not prepared for a party crasher After spending two months together they form an unlikely friendship that deepens even further But after the spring thaw Jen leaves and returns to her life in Santa Feand to the man who wants to marry her All she knows of the woman who rescued her is her name Ryan

Webster’s Dictionary & Thesaurus for Students, Second Edition

Author Merriam-Webster ISBN-10 1596951079 ISBN-13 9781596951075 Year 2011-05-01 Pages 880 Language English Publisher Federal Street Press Download Link Click Here The Best Classroom Resource Updated This best selling edition has been fully revised and expanded for 2011 The concise clearly written definitions offered in the dictionary reflect the curricula for grades 3 through 6 The thesaurus provides synonyms antonyms and related words that enrich vocabulary The world atlas created by the editors of Encyclopdia Britannica is an invaluable aid to students in their studies of world events 37 000 kid friendly definitions in the dictionary Updated for 2011 the 48 page full color atlas covers all the countries of the world 122 000 synonyms antonyms and related words are alphabetically listed in the thesaurus

SQL Cookbook: Query Solutions and Techniques for Database Developers (Cookbooks (O’Reilly))

Author Anthony Molinaro ISBN-10 0596009763 ISBN-13 9780596009762 Year 2005-12-26 Pages 636 Language English Publisher O’Reilly Media Download Link Click Here You know the rudiments of the SQL query language yet you feel you aren t taking full advantage of SQL s expressive power You d like to learn how to do more work with SQL inside the database before pushing data across the network to your applications You d like to take your SQL skills to the next level Let s face it SQL is a deceptively simple language to learn and many database developers never go far beyond the simple statement SELECT columns FROM table WHERE conditions But there is so much more you can do with the language In the SQL Cookbook experienced SQL developer Anthony Molinaro shares his favorite SQL techniques and features You ll learn about Window functions arguably the most significant enhancement to SQL in the past decade If you re not using these you re missing outPowerful database specific features such as SQL Server s PIVOT and UNPIVOT operators Oracle s MODEL clause and PostgreSQL s very useful GENERATE SERIES functionPivoting rows into columns reverse pivoting columns into rows using pivoting to facilitate inter…