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Download Take Me to the Source by Rupert Wright (.ePUB)

Take Me to the Source by Rupert Wright (.ePUB)

Educational | 72 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.4MB Overview: Colourless, tasteless, odourless, ageless: water is both the simplest thing on earth and the most complex. We cannot live without it yet it kills six thousand children a day. It is the ultimate renewable resource but we pollute it without thinking twice. Why, if water is so valuable does nobody want to pay for it unless it comes in a designer bottle? Is it really the oil of the twenty-first century? Will we all soon be fighting over it, or can it lead countries...

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The Ground Beneath Us by Paul Bogard (.ePUB)

Educational | 111 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB reader, 25 MB Overview: Our most compelling resource just might be the ground beneath our feet. When a teaspoon of soil contains millions of species, and when we pave over the earth on a daily basis, what does that mean for our future? What is the risk to our food supply, the planet's wildlife, the soil on which every life-form depends? How much undeveloped, untrodden ground do we even have left? Paul Bogard set out to answer these questions in The Ground Beneath Us, and what he...

Download Archaeology by Robert L. Kelly, David Hurst Thomas (.PDF)

Archaeology by Robert L. Kelly, David Hurst Thomas (.PDF)

Educational | 117 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: PDF Reader 36.7 MB Overview: This text pairs two of archaeology's most recognized names: Robert L. Kelly and David Hurst Thomas, who together have over seventy years of experience leading excavations. The sixth edition of ARCHAEOLOGY reflects the most recent research and changes in the field, while covering core concepts in an exceptionally student-friendly fashion using personalized examples and high-interest topics. This edition continues a tradition of combining academic rigor with an...

Download Management of Tropical Rainforests by Eberhard Bruenig(.PDF)

Management of Tropical Rainforests by Eberhard Bruenig(.PDF)

Educational | 161 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: PDF Reader 6.35 MB Overview: Tropical rainforests fascinate scientists and explorers. The richness and variety of forms and the diversity of species have been acknowledged for centuries. Measures to protect endangered species within this ecosystem were already thought necessary in the mid-nineteenth century. Since the 1920s commercial greed, political misdemeanor and the relentless increase in the human population have all posed increasing threats to the future of rainforests....

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Entropy Theory In Hydraulic Engineering: An Introduction

Educational | 202 | 31-07-2017, 15:12

Author: P.E. Vijay P. Singh  |  Isbn: 978-0784412725  |  File size: 11.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 456  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Science Entropy Theory in Hydraulic Engineering: An Introduction is the first book to explain the basic concepts of entropy theory from a hydraulic perspective and demonstrate the theorys application in solving practical engineering problems. In the hydraulic context, entropy...

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New Zealand by Ljiljana Ortolja-Baird (.ePUB)

Educational | 71 | 31-07-2017, 14:25

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 3.2MB Overview: Culture Smart! New Zealand offers insights into a country that is reflecting on its identity, having shed its colonial past and now moving from a bicultural society (Maori and European) toward a new multiculturalism. Despite the challenges ahead, New Zealand society is resilient, underpinned by the values of anti-materialism, tolerance, patience, and commonsense, and driven by a shared passion about being a Kiwi. Not by chance was New Zealand chosen to represent...

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Mathematician Plays Stock Market by John Allen Paulos(.ePUB)

Educational | 83 | 31-07-2017, 14:03

Requirements: EPUB reader, 300 kb Overview: In A Mathematician Plays the Stock Market best-selling author John Allen Paulos demonstrates what the tools of mathematics can tell us about the vagaries of the stock market. Employing his trademark stories, vignettes, paradoxes, and puzzles (and even a film treatment), Paulos addresses every thinking reader's curiosity about the market: Is it efficient? Is it rational? Is there anything to technical analysis, fundamental analysis, and other supposedly...

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The Cambridge Companion To Paradise Lost

Educational | 165 | 31-07-2017, 13:29

Author: Louis Schwartz  |  Isbn: 9781107664401  |  File size: 71 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 233  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Fifteen short, accessible essays exploring the most important topics and themes in John Milton's masterpiece, Paradise Lost. The essays invite readers to begin their own independent exploration of the poem by equipping them with useful background knowledge, introducing them...

Download Jim Stoppani's Encyclopedia of Muscle & Strength-2nd Edition

Jim Stoppani's Encyclopedia of Muscle & Strength-2nd Edition

Educational | 105 | 31-07-2017, 12:21

Author: Jim Stoppani  |  Isbn: 9781450459747  |  File size: 43 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 584  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Encyclopedia and Dictionary This is a research-based book backed by science. It covers all facets of optimizing the development of muscle and strength. It includes 381 exercises presented for 13 muscle groups and the whole body. You'll discover proper technique for each exercise that...

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Shakespeare's Common Prayers by Daniel Swift (.ePUB)

Educational | 195 | 31-07-2017, 12:17

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.7MB Overview: Societies and entire nations draw their identities from certain founding documents, whether charters, declarations, or manifestos. The Book of Common Prayer figures as one of the most crucial in the history of the English-speaking peoples. First published in 1549 to make accessible the devotional language of the late Henry the VIII's new church, the prayer book was a work of monumental religious, political, and cultural importance. Within its rituals,...

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Encyclopedia of Asian-American Literature

Educational | 171 | 31-07-2017, 12:00

Author: Seiwoong Oh  |  Isbn: 9780816060863  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 401  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Encyclopedia and Dictionary Asian Americans have been writing and publishing since the 19th century, but today the popularity and importance of Asian-American literature is greater than ever. Encyclopedia of Asian-American Literature, a comprehensive new encyclopedia, traces American...

Download Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, 10 Volume Set

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, 10 Volume Set

Educational | 154 | 31-07-2017, 11:59

Author: Luana K. Mitten and No Authorship  |  Isbn: 9781600446467  |  File size: 41.6MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 640  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Encyclopedia and Dictionary World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky,...

Download Memory Practices in the Sciences by Geoffrey C. Bowker(.PDF)

Memory Practices in the Sciences by Geoffrey C. Bowker(.PDF)

Educational | 179 | 31-07-2017, 11:43

Requirements: PDF Reader, 18,3 MB Overview: Winner, 2007 Ludwig Fleck Prize given by the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S). and Awarded "Best Information Science Book 2006" by the American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T). The way we record knowledge, and the web of technical, formal, and social practices that surrounds it, inevitably affects the knowledge that we record. The ways we hold knowledge about the past—in handwritten manuscripts, in printed books, in file...

Download History of Science Fiction, 2nd Ed by Adam Roberts (.PDF)

History of Science Fiction, 2nd Ed by Adam Roberts (.PDF)

Educational | 190 | 31-07-2017, 10:36

Requirements: PDF Reader, 7.09 MB Overview: This book is the definitive critical history of science fiction. The 2006 first edition of this work traced the development of the genre from Ancient Greece and the European Reformation through to the end of the 20th century. This new 2nd edition has been revised thoroughly and very significantly expanded. An all-new final chapter discusses 21st-century science fiction, and there is new material in every chapter: a wealth of new readings and original research....

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Migrant, Refugee, Smuggler, Savior by Peter Tinti (.PDF)

Educational | 180 | 31-07-2017, 10:29

Requirements: .PDF Reader | 2.8 MB Overview: Migrant, Refugee, Smuggler, Savior investigates one of the most under-examined aspects of the great migration crisis of our time. As millions seek passage to Europe, in order to escape violent conflicts, repressive governments, and crushing poverty, their movements are enabled and actively encouraged by criminal networks that amass billions of dollars by facilitating their transport. Many of these smugglers carry out their activities with little regard for...

Download The A to Z of Plant Names: A Quick Reference Guide to 4000 Garden Plants

The A to Z of Plant Names: A Quick Reference Guide to 4000 Garden Plants

Educational | 122 | 31-07-2017, 10:05

Author: Allen J. Coombes  |  Isbn: 9781604691962  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 312  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Encyclopedia and Dictionary Botanical names can be baffling to even the most experienced gardener. But a plant's botanical name is more than just a handy label—it can tell a plant's country of origin, the shape of its leaves, the color of its petals, and much more. The A to Z of...

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