Modern Chess Openings, 15th Edition

Modern Chess Openings is the easiest and so much relied on device for critical chess gamers out there. First released over a half-century in the past, this can be a thoroughly revised and up to date variation of the publication that has been the normal English language reference on chess openings. a useful source for membership and match avid gamers, it now comprises details on contemporary suits and the main updated thought on chess openings.

Modern Chess Openings is excellent for intermediate avid gamers able to increase their video game to the following point or foreign Grandmasters who are looking to remain on most sensible of modern chess ideas.

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Modern Chess Openings is the easiest and so much relied on device for critical chess gamers out there. First released over a half-century in the past, this can be a thoroughly revised and up to date variation of the publication that has been the normal English language reference on chess openings. a useful source for membership and match avid gamers, it now comprises details on contemporary suits and the main updated thought on chess openings.

Modern Chess Openings is excellent for intermediate avid gamers able to increase their video game to the following point or foreign Grandmasters who are looking to remain on most sensible of modern chess ideas.

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MySQL Cookbook: Solutions for Database Developers and Administrators

MySQL’s acceptance has introduced a flood of questions on the right way to remedy particular difficulties, and that’s the place this cookbook is key. if you want speedy recommendations or innovations, this useful source presents ratings of brief, targeted items of code, countless numbers of worked-out examples, and transparent, concise reasons for programmers who don’t have the time (or services) to resolve MySQL difficulties from scratch.

Ideal for novices database and internet builders, this up-to-date 3rd variation covers robust good points in MySQL 5.6 (and a few in 5.7). The booklet specializes in programming APIs in Python, Hypertext Preprocessor, Java, Perl, and Ruby. With greater than two hundred+ recipes, you’ll find out how to:

  • Use the mysql purchaser and write MySQL-based programs
  • Create, populate, and choose facts from tables
  • Store, retrieve, and manage strings
  • Work with dates and times
  • Sort question effects and generate summaries
  • Use saved workouts, triggers, and scheduled events
  • Import, export, validate, and reformat data
  • Perform transactions and paintings with statistics
  • Process internet enter, and generate web pages from question results
  • Use MySQL-based net consultation management
  • Provide defense and server administration

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MySQL’s acceptance has introduced a flood of questions on the right way to remedy particular difficulties, and that’s the place this cookbook is key. if you want speedy recommendations or innovations, this useful source presents ratings of brief, targeted items of code, countless numbers of worked-out examples, and transparent, concise reasons for programmers who don’t have the time (or services) to resolve MySQL difficulties from scratch.

Ideal for novices database and internet builders, this up-to-date 3rd variation covers robust good points in MySQL 5.6 (and a few in 5.7). The booklet specializes in programming APIs in Python, Hypertext Preprocessor, Java, Perl, and Ruby. With greater than two hundred+ recipes, you’ll find out how to:

  • Use the mysql purchaser and write MySQL-based programs
  • Create, populate, and choose facts from tables
  • Store, retrieve, and manage strings
  • Work with dates and times
  • Sort question effects and generate summaries
  • Use saved workouts, triggers, and scheduled events
  • Import, export, validate, and reformat data
  • Perform transactions and paintings with statistics
  • Process internet enter, and generate web pages from question results
  • Use MySQL-based net consultation management
  • Provide defense and server administration

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Best Care Anywhere: Why VA Health Care is Better Than Yours

By Phillip Longman

The long-maligned Veterans healthiness management has develop into the highest-quality healthcare supplier within the usa. This encouraging swap not just has benefited veterans but additionally offers a blueprint for salvaging America's personal deeply bothered healthcare method. "Best Care wherever" exhibits how a central authority forms, operating with little detect, is atmosphere the traditional for top practices and price relief whereas the personal region is lagging in either parts. writer Phillip Longman demanding situations traditional knowledge through explaining precisely how industry forces paintings to reduce caliber and lift costs within the healthcare region, and the way U.S. clinical practices have a susceptible foundation in technology. The booklet, multiplied from a largely praised article within the "Washington Monthly," mixes difficult evidence with writer Philip Longmans' compelling human tale of the lack of his spouse to melanoma. half manifesto, half relocating memoir, "Best Care at any place" bargains new wish for addressing an immense challenge of up to date society that has effects on all of us.

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By Phillip Longman

The long-maligned Veterans healthiness management has develop into the highest-quality healthcare supplier within the usa. This encouraging swap not just has benefited veterans but additionally offers a blueprint for salvaging America's personal deeply bothered healthcare method. "Best Care wherever" exhibits how a central authority forms, operating with little detect, is atmosphere the traditional for top practices and price relief whereas the personal region is lagging in either parts. writer Phillip Longman demanding situations traditional knowledge through explaining precisely how industry forces paintings to reduce caliber and lift costs within the healthcare region, and the way U.S. clinical practices have a susceptible foundation in technology. The booklet, multiplied from a largely praised article within the "Washington Monthly," mixes difficult evidence with writer Philip Longmans' compelling human tale of the lack of his spouse to melanoma. half manifesto, half relocating memoir, "Best Care at any place" bargains new wish for addressing an immense challenge of up to date society that has effects on all of us.

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The Core iOS Developer's Cookbook (5th Edition) (Developer's Library)

By Erica Sadun

The most sensible position to begin iOS software development

The middle iOS Developer’s Cookbook presents ready-to-use code options for universal iOS demanding situations, offering recipes that assist you grasp the middle know-how on the middle of iOS. well known iOS programming professional Erica Sadun and most sensible iOS developer wealthy Wardwell hide the subjects you must create winning cellular purposes that take complete benefit of iOS pics, touches, and views.

As in all of Sadun’s iOS bestsellers, The middle iOS Developer’s Cookbook interprets smooth most sensible practices into operating code, distilling key options into concise recipes you could simply comprehend and follow for your personal tasks. This isn’t simply cut-and-paste; utilizing examples, Sadun and Wardwell totally clarify either the “how” and “why” that underscore powerful and profitable iOS development.

Coverage includes

  • growing direct touch-based interfaces with multi-touch, gestures, and customized gesture recognizers
  • development and customizing controls in strong methods
  • including novel movement results
  • Alerting clients through pop-ups, development bars, neighborhood notifications, popovers, audio cues, and extra
  • utilizing Xcode modules to simply combine approach frameworks and headers
  • Assembling perspectives and animation, organizing view hierarchies, and figuring out how perspectives interact
  • helping a number of reveal geometries with the leap forward car structure constraints procedure
  • Controlling keyboards, making onscreen parts “text aware,” and successfully scanning and formatting textual content
  • Organizing consumer workspaces with view controllers
  • handling pictures, movies, e mail, and textual content messages
  • Leveraging more suitable iOS help for social media actions, together with Flickr and Vimeo
  • imposing VoiceOver accessibility, together with text-to-speech
  • Getting begun with center Data-managed info shops
  • Leveraging robust networking and net prone help
  • utilizing APIs to augment the person adventure

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By Erica Sadun

The most sensible position to begin iOS software development

The middle iOS Developer’s Cookbook presents ready-to-use code options for universal iOS demanding situations, offering recipes that assist you grasp the middle know-how on the middle of iOS. well known iOS programming professional Erica Sadun and most sensible iOS developer wealthy Wardwell hide the subjects you must create winning cellular purposes that take complete benefit of iOS pics, touches, and views.

As in all of Sadun’s iOS bestsellers, The middle iOS Developer’s Cookbook interprets smooth most sensible practices into operating code, distilling key options into concise recipes you could simply comprehend and follow for your personal tasks. This isn’t simply cut-and-paste; utilizing examples, Sadun and Wardwell totally clarify either the “how” and “why” that underscore powerful and profitable iOS development.

Coverage includes

  • growing direct touch-based interfaces with multi-touch, gestures, and customized gesture recognizers
  • development and customizing controls in strong methods
  • including novel movement results
  • Alerting clients through pop-ups, development bars, neighborhood notifications, popovers, audio cues, and extra
  • utilizing Xcode modules to simply combine approach frameworks and headers
  • Assembling perspectives and animation, organizing view hierarchies, and figuring out how perspectives interact
  • helping a number of reveal geometries with the leap forward car structure constraints procedure
  • Controlling keyboards, making onscreen parts “text aware,” and successfully scanning and formatting textual content
  • Organizing consumer workspaces with view controllers
  • handling pictures, movies, e mail, and textual content messages
  • Leveraging more suitable iOS help for social media actions, together with Flickr and Vimeo
  • imposing VoiceOver accessibility, together with text-to-speech
  • Getting begun with center Data-managed info shops
  • Leveraging robust networking and net prone help
  • utilizing APIs to augment the person adventure

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Hyperhidrosis, An Issue of Dermatologic Clinics, 1e (The Clinics: Dermatology)

Issues during this factor of Dermatologic Clinics contain: prevalence and occurrence; influence on caliber of existence; precise issues of hyperhidrosis in young children; Topical cures; Iontophoresis; Botox for axillary hyperhidrosis; Botox for palmar/plantar hyperhidrosis; Botox for different hyperhidrosis; Systemic treatments for hyperhidrosis; Procedural ways; Endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy; rising and investigative remedies; assets for sufferers and physicians; Incorporating prognosis and therapy into medical perform. Dr David Pariser is Editor of this book; a founding member of the foreign Hyperhidrosis Society and renown researcher and lecturer on mechanism, prognosis, and therapy of hyperhidrosis, Dr Pariser maintains to enquire treatments which are potent for sufferers.

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Issues during this factor of Dermatologic Clinics contain: prevalence and occurrence; influence on caliber of existence; precise issues of hyperhidrosis in young children; Topical cures; Iontophoresis; Botox for axillary hyperhidrosis; Botox for palmar/plantar hyperhidrosis; Botox for different hyperhidrosis; Systemic treatments for hyperhidrosis; Procedural ways; Endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy; rising and investigative remedies; assets for sufferers and physicians; Incorporating prognosis and therapy into medical perform. Dr David Pariser is Editor of this book; a founding member of the foreign Hyperhidrosis Society and renown researcher and lecturer on mechanism, prognosis, and therapy of hyperhidrosis, Dr Pariser maintains to enquire treatments which are potent for sufferers.

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Through a Dog's Eyes: Understanding Our Dogs by Understanding How They See the World

By Jennifer Arnold

A “transformative,”* inspiring publication with the ability to alter the way in which we comprehend and converse with our dogs.
 
Few everyone is extra certified to talk about the talents and power of canines than Jennifer Arnold, who for two decades has proficient carrier canine for individuals with actual disabilities and exact wishes. via her specific figuring out of canine’ intelligence, sensitivity, and extrasensory talents, Arnold has built an exemplary education strategy that's in accordance with kindness and encouragement instead of worry and submission, and her effects are extraordinary.

To Jennifer Arnold, canine are neither wolves wanting a pack chief nor infants short of coddling; quite, they're tremendous trusting beings attuned to their vendors’ wishes, they usually goal to thrill. tales from Arnold’s existence and the lives of the canines who have been her maximum lecturers offer convincing and compelling testimony to her selection educating approach and make Through a Dog’s Eyes an unforgettable booklet that would without end switch your courting along with your dog.
 
*Publishers Weekly

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By Jennifer Arnold

A “transformative,”* inspiring publication with the ability to alter the way in which we comprehend and converse with our dogs.
 
Few everyone is extra certified to talk about the talents and power of canines than Jennifer Arnold, who for two decades has proficient carrier canine for individuals with actual disabilities and exact wishes. via her specific figuring out of canine’ intelligence, sensitivity, and extrasensory talents, Arnold has built an exemplary education strategy that's in accordance with kindness and encouragement instead of worry and submission, and her effects are extraordinary.

To Jennifer Arnold, canine are neither wolves wanting a pack chief nor infants short of coddling; quite, they're tremendous trusting beings attuned to their vendors’ wishes, they usually goal to thrill. tales from Arnold’s existence and the lives of the canines who have been her maximum lecturers offer convincing and compelling testimony to her selection educating approach and make Through a Dog’s Eyes an unforgettable booklet that would without end switch your courting along with your dog.
 
*Publishers Weekly

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Sex, Work and Sex Work: Eroticizing Organization

By Joanna Brewis, Stephen Linstead

Intercourse is way extra rife within the place of work than many may imagine in accordance with this interesting and debatable new publication. It argues that not just does sexuality pervade each point of corporations, but in addition that association pervades each point of our sexuality.

This two-way conceptualization lends the ebook a two-part constitution, overlaying first of all the ways that organizational behaviour is formed via matters resembling male managers' adventure of violence, organizational buildings of sexual harassment, and pros who paintings with intercourse offenders. the second one a part of the publication examines how intercourse is equipped for advertisement reasons, and considers intercourse paintings as an that are analyzed as the other, with vital insights for regular organizing. Key positive factors of the e-book comprise sections on:

* organizing as sexual activity
* connecting wish, the erotic, the abject and organization
* the 'hidden' penetration of association procedures through sexuality
* the 'dark side' of intercourse and association and the significance of transgression
* the double impression of discursive and fabric placing
* organizing sexuality inside prostitution
* prostitution as a posh and sundry industry.

Fascinating and informative, this arguable booklet is a important resource of data for postgraduates and researchers within the fields of industrial, administration and sexuality and gender studies.

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By Joanna Brewis, Stephen Linstead

Intercourse is way extra rife within the place of work than many may imagine in accordance with this interesting and debatable new publication. It argues that not just does sexuality pervade each point of corporations, but in addition that association pervades each point of our sexuality.

This two-way conceptualization lends the ebook a two-part constitution, overlaying first of all the ways that organizational behaviour is formed via matters resembling male managers' adventure of violence, organizational buildings of sexual harassment, and pros who paintings with intercourse offenders. the second one a part of the publication examines how intercourse is equipped for advertisement reasons, and considers intercourse paintings as an that are analyzed as the other, with vital insights for regular organizing. Key positive factors of the e-book comprise sections on:

* organizing as sexual activity
* connecting wish, the erotic, the abject and organization
* the 'hidden' penetration of association procedures through sexuality
* the 'dark side' of intercourse and association and the significance of transgression
* the double impression of discursive and fabric placing
* organizing sexuality inside prostitution
* prostitution as a posh and sundry industry.

Fascinating and informative, this arguable booklet is a important resource of data for postgraduates and researchers within the fields of industrial, administration and sexuality and gender studies.

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Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action

By Simon Sinek

THIS e-book was once WRITTEN FOR someone WHO desires to motivate OTHERS, AND a person WHO desires to locate somebody TO motivate THEM. 
 
Simon Sinek is prime a circulation to construct a global during which nearly all of us are encouraged by way of the paintings we do. hundreds of thousands have already noticeable his video on TED.com concerning the significance of realizing why we do what we do. begin with Why takes the idea that even deeper.
 
Any individual or association can clarify what they do; a few can clarify how they're diverse or higher; yet only a few can basically articulate why. WHY is no longer approximately funds or revenue – these are effects. WHY is the item that conjures up us and conjures up these round us.
 
From Martin Luther King, Jr. to Steve Jobs to the Wright Brothers, Start with Why exhibits that the leaders who encourage all imagine, act, and speak within the very same means – and it’s the exact opposite of what each person else does. Drawing on quite a lot of real-life tales, it presents a framework upon which businesses will be outfitted, events could be led, and other people will be encouraged – and all of it starts off with WHY.

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By Simon Sinek

THIS e-book was once WRITTEN FOR someone WHO desires to motivate OTHERS, AND a person WHO desires to locate somebody TO motivate THEM. 
 
Simon Sinek is prime a circulation to construct a global during which nearly all of us are encouraged by way of the paintings we do. hundreds of thousands have already noticeable his video on TED.com concerning the significance of realizing why we do what we do. begin with Why takes the idea that even deeper.
 
Any individual or association can clarify what they do; a few can clarify how they're diverse or higher; yet only a few can basically articulate why. WHY is no longer approximately funds or revenue – these are effects. WHY is the item that conjures up us and conjures up these round us.
 
From Martin Luther King, Jr. to Steve Jobs to the Wright Brothers, Start with Why exhibits that the leaders who encourage all imagine, act, and speak within the very same means – and it’s the exact opposite of what each person else does. Drawing on quite a lot of real-life tales, it presents a framework upon which businesses will be outfitted, events could be led, and other people will be encouraged – and all of it starts off with WHY.

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Karpov's Strategic Wins: The Making Of A Champion 1961-1985 (Volume 1)

By Tibor Karolyi

Anatoly Karpov is without doubt one of the chess world’s maximum international Champions, together with his top power being his sophisticated maneuvering and positional play. a lot of his competitors were baffled via the profundity of his recommendations, yet the following Karolyi explains Karpov’s genius.

This quantity positive aspects Karpov’s so much wonderful and instructive strategic wins from 1961-1985 because the Russian celebrity proved he was once a helpful successor to Bobby Fischer’s identify. The booklet begins with Karpov as a precocious kid and tells the tale of the making of a champion.

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By Tibor Karolyi

Anatoly Karpov is without doubt one of the chess world’s maximum international Champions, together with his top power being his sophisticated maneuvering and positional play. a lot of his competitors were baffled via the profundity of his recommendations, yet the following Karolyi explains Karpov’s genius.

This quantity positive aspects Karpov’s so much wonderful and instructive strategic wins from 1961-1985 because the Russian celebrity proved he was once a helpful successor to Bobby Fischer’s identify. The booklet begins with Karpov as a precocious kid and tells the tale of the making of a champion.

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The Soil Underfoot: Infinite Possibilities for a Finite Resource

The biggest a part of the world’s foodstuff comes from its soils, both without delay from vegetation, or through animals ate up pastures and vegetation. hence, it will be significant to take care of, and if attainable, increase the quality―and as a result stable health―of soils, whereas permitting them to aid the transforming into global inhabitants. The Soil Underfoot: limitless percentages for a Finite Resource hands readers with ancient knowledge from quite a few populations worldwide, in addition to present rules and ways for the clever administration of soils. It covers the price of soils and their myriad makes use of considered inside of human and societal contexts long ago, current, and intended futures.

In addition to addressing the technical technique of preserving soils, this ebook provides a culturally and geographically different choice of ancient attitudes to soils, together with philosophical and moral frameworks, that have both sustained them or resulted in their degradation. part I describes significant demanding situations linked to weather swap, feeding the expanding international inhabitants, chemical toxins and soil degradation, and know-how. part II discusses a variety of ways that soils are, or were, valued―including in movie and modern paintings in addition to in non secular and non secular philosophies, equivalent to Abrahamic religions, Maori traditions, and in Confucianism.

Section III offers tales approximately soil in historic and ancient cultures together with the Roman Empire, Greece, India, Japan, Korea, South the US, New Zealand, the U.S., and France. part IV describes soil amendment applied sciences, similar to polymer membrane boundaries, and soil makes use of open air advertisement agriculture together with the significance of soils for game and activities grounds. the ultimate part addresses destiny recommendations for greater sustainable use of soils, emphasizing the organic nature of soils and embellishing using "green water" retained from rainfall.

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The biggest a part of the world’s foodstuff comes from its soils, both without delay from vegetation, or through animals ate up pastures and vegetation. hence, it will be significant to take care of, and if attainable, increase the quality―and as a result stable health―of soils, whereas permitting them to aid the transforming into global inhabitants. The Soil Underfoot: limitless percentages for a Finite Resource hands readers with ancient knowledge from quite a few populations worldwide, in addition to present rules and ways for the clever administration of soils. It covers the price of soils and their myriad makes use of considered inside of human and societal contexts long ago, current, and intended futures.

In addition to addressing the technical technique of preserving soils, this ebook provides a culturally and geographically different choice of ancient attitudes to soils, together with philosophical and moral frameworks, that have both sustained them or resulted in their degradation. part I describes significant demanding situations linked to weather swap, feeding the expanding international inhabitants, chemical toxins and soil degradation, and know-how. part II discusses a variety of ways that soils are, or were, valued―including in movie and modern paintings in addition to in non secular and non secular philosophies, equivalent to Abrahamic religions, Maori traditions, and in Confucianism.

Section III offers tales approximately soil in historic and ancient cultures together with the Roman Empire, Greece, India, Japan, Korea, South the US, New Zealand, the U.S., and France. part IV describes soil amendment applied sciences, similar to polymer membrane boundaries, and soil makes use of open air advertisement agriculture together with the significance of soils for game and activities grounds. the ultimate part addresses destiny recommendations for greater sustainable use of soils, emphasizing the organic nature of soils and embellishing using "green water" retained from rainfall.

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