Frommer s Vancouver Whistler Day by Day U S O C Edition

Frommer s Vancouver   Whistler Day by Day  U S O C  Edition Author Matt Hannafin
ISBN-10 9780470486825
Year 2009-07-27
Pages 228
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons

Profiles a number of one- to three-day tour itineraries organized under such themes as art and architecture, food, and families, in a portable reference that rates local hotels and restaurants while featuring additional coverage for Olympics venues. Original.

Chassis Engineering

Chassis Engineering Author Herb Adams
ISBN-10 1557880557
Year 1993
Pages 133
Language en
Publisher Penguin

Chassis Engineering for HP Cars Manual Chassis Design Covers Center Of Gravity And Roll Center Enhancing Road Handling Ability Step-By-Step Guide Tire Technology And Front and Rear Suspensions Brakes; Shocks And Springs

Public Art in Vancouver

Public Art in Vancouver Author John Steil
ISBN-10 1894898796
Year 2009-03-31
Pages 175
Language en
Publisher TouchWood Editions

Featuring more than 500 public art installations, this is the first comprehensive guidebook to explore Vancouver's urban treasures. The character of a city is revealed by the public art that neighborhoods and residents collectively place on streets and walls and in their public spaces. As a city known internationally for its breathtaking cityscapes and mountain backdrop, Vancouver has much to offer visually including the diverse and thriving public art in the city's neighborhoods. Engaging color photos and detailed descriptions that focus on the historical and cultural context of each art piece, its place in modern art and the artist who created it allow for a greater understanding of these urban treasures. Easy-to follow maps take readers to communities and destinations such as False Creek, Chinatown, the West End, Downtown, East Vancouver, VanDusen Garden, Stanley Park and the University of British Columbia. Tour the better known and the unknown art installations that are made from every possible media and include monuments, paintings, murals, tapestries, figures, First Nations art, relics, busts, fountains, gateways, mosaics, sculptures and reliefs.

Jonquils for Jax

Jonquils for Jax Author Katy Regnery
ISBN-10 1633920925
Year 2016-08-19
Pages 170
Language en
Publisher Spencer Hill Contemporary

Jacqueline Jax Rousseau is vivacious, rich, smart and beautiful but that doesn t mean she s lucky in love: she s dated doctors, lawyers, actors and politicians who ve all managed to end up disappointing her. In fact, she s on a self-imposed hiatus from love when she has an unpleasant run-in with her neighbor s gorgeous new landscaper, Gardener Lenox. Jax is not accustomed to gruff, ill-mannered men that can t be charmed, but something about Gard intrigues her, and if she can find her way through the armor that surrounds his heart, she also might find a love that won t let her down. "


Fallout Author Gwenda Bond
ISBN-10 9781630790059
Year 2015-05-01
Pages 304
Language en
Publisher Capstone

Lois Lane is the new girl at East Metropolis High, and her instinct to ask questions brings her and her online friend, Smallville Guy, into conflict with some bullying video gamers called the Warheads, who are being used in a dangerous virtual reality experiment.

Mastering Oracle PL SQL

Mastering Oracle PL SQL Author Christoper Beck
ISBN-10 9781590592175
Year 2004-01-08
Pages 648
Language en
Publisher Apress

Do you need more from a PL/SQL book than just the correct keywords and some pretty syntax diagrams? Have you been searching in vain for real-world examples and genuine strategies for maximizing the benefits of PL/SQL within your organization? You'll find them here in Mastering Oracle PL/SQL: Practical Solutions, the inaugural title of the pioneering OakTable Press series from Apress. This isn't a tutorial on how to code PL/SQL. It's designed to show you how to code PL/SQL well. It shows you how to write code that will run quickly and wont break in high-load, multiuser environments. It covers the vast array of the functionality that PL/SQL provides, including effective handling of relational and abstract data, security, triggers, dynamic web content presentation from within the database, creation of a DBA toolkit, and effective debugging techniques. This book sets out to redress the unjust criticism leveled at PL/SQL in years gone by. It gives you the tools and techniques to ensure that, whatever your needs are, the PL/SQL you build will run as efficiently as possible. The practical solutions provided in this book will help you to realize the true power and functionality PL/SQL can offer your projects. If you're brand-new to PL/SQL, then you'll want to take some time to get familiar with the language before tackling this book. It's not for the total beginner. But once youre up and running, you'll find this book an invaluable guide for ensuring that the PL/SQL solutions you build are robust, perform well, and are easy to maintain. What you’ll learnWho this book is for Mastering Oracle PL/SQL: Practical Solutions is targeted primarily toward the DBA or developer charged with the implementation of effective data handling, security, and database administration mechanisms in the Oracle database. However, it will also have great appeal to any developer whose applications rely on an Oracle database and who needs a sound understanding of how to use PL/SQL effectively. Table of Contents Efficient PL/SQL Package It All Up The Vexed Subject of Cursors Effective Data Handling PL/SQL Optimization Techniques Triggers DBA Packages Security Packages Web Packages PL/SQL Debugging

Counseling the Nursing Mother

Counseling the Nursing Mother Author Judith Lauwers
ISBN-10 9781284052640
Year 2015-07-13
Pages 850
Language en
Publisher Jones & Bartlett Publishers

Written from a teaching perspective, Counseling the Nursing Mother: A Lactation Consultant’s Guide, Sixth Edition presents topics within a counseling framework with practical suggestions and evidence-based information interwoven throughout. Completely updated and revised, it includes new research on milk composition, the importance of the gut microbiome and skin-to-skin care, Affordable Care Act changes, and the latest guidelines from the World Health Organization for breastfeeding with HIV. Also explored and expanded are discussions on cultural competence, working effectively and sensitively with LGBTQ families, addressing disparities in health equity, milk banking issues, and social media trends for lactation information and support. Additionally, the Sixth Edition also serves as a significant teaching tool for students, interns, and other healthcare professionals.Important Notice:The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition

Murach s Mainframe COBOL

Murach s Mainframe COBOL Author Mike Murach
ISBN-10 1890774243
Year 2004
Pages 687
Language en
Publisher Mike Murach & Associates Incorporated

The #1 choice of professional COBOL programmers because it shows how to design, code, test, and maintain structured COBOL programs on the IBM mainframes (or enterprise systems), this book also presents the IBM products that every mainframe programmer needs to know including TSO, ISPF, OS/390 JCL, VSAM Access Method Services, CICS, and DB2.

Fungal Biology

Fungal Biology Author J. W. Deacon
ISBN-10 9781118685075
Year 2013-04-29
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons

Visit the accompanying website from the author at Fungal Biology is the fully updated new edition of this undergraduate text, covering all major areas of fungal biology and providing insights into many topical areas. Provides insights into many topical areas such as fungal ultrastructure and the mechanisms of fungal growth, important fungal metabolites and the molecular techniques used to study fungal populations. Focuses on the interactions of fungi that form the basis for developing biological control agents, with several commercial examples of the control of insect pests and plant diseases. Emphasises the functional biology of fungi, with examples from recent research. Includes a clear illustrative account of the features and significance of the main fungal groups.

The Book of Photography

The Book of Photography Author John Hedgecoe
ISBN-10 0394724666
Year 1984
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Random House Incorporated

Combines detailed, specific instructions for getting the most out of your camera technically, with practical advice about developing a personal style. Leads the beginner and accomplished amateur to expertise.

Fundamentals of Derivatives Markets

Fundamentals of Derivatives Markets Author Robert L. McDonald
ISBN-10 0321553799
Year 2009
Pages 503
Language en
Publisher Addison Wesley Longman

Fundamentals of Derivatives Markets is a succinct yet comprehensive adaptation of the authora s successful text, Derivatives Markets. Streamlined for a broad range of undergraduate students, the approachable writing style and accessible balance of theory and applications introduces essential derivatives principles. By exploring various methods for valuing derivatives and by discussing risk management strategies in real-world context, Fundamentals of Derivatives Markets develops studentsa financial literacy for todaya s corporate environment."

Vancouver and Victoria

Vancouver and Victoria Author Connie Brissenden
ISBN-10 140531463X
Year 2006
Pages 128
Language en

Whatever you plan to do in Vancouver and Victoria, make sure you do the best. With this easy to use, quick reference guide that slips into your bag, you can instantly find the top 10 sights, events, walks and much, much more. Find the best views at the Falls, the most interesting museums, and the Top 10 things to keep children entertained. Just to make sure your trip is perfect, this guide also includes the Top 10 Things to Avoid. Discover the best-kept secrets of this wonderful city, and the landscape of Victoria, and ensure this holiday ranks in your Top 10.

Topology and Geometry

Topology and Geometry Author Glen E. Bredon
ISBN-10 9781475768480
Year 2013-03-09
Pages 131
Language en
Publisher Springer Science & Business Media

This book offers an introductory course in algebraic topology. Starting with general topology, it discusses differentiable manifolds, cohomology, products and duality, the fundamental group, homology theory, and homotopy theory. From the reviews: "An interesting and original graduate text in topology and geometry...a good lecturer can use this text to create a fine course....A beginning graduate student can use this text to learn a great deal of mathematics."—-MATHEMATICAL REVIEWS

Video Demystified

Video Demystified Author Keith Jack
ISBN-10 9780080553955
Year 2011-04-08
Pages 944
Language en
Publisher Elsevier

What doesn't have a video component nowadays? IPod, cell phone, computer, they all have video. And, of course, television which is a major source of our entertainment and information. Any engineer involved in designing, manufacturing, or testing video electronics needs this book! Each edition of Video Demystified has sold thousands of copies and answered many questions for electrical engineers across the globe. This fifth edition will keep the engineer up-to-date with next-generation digital video formats - Blu-ray and HD-DVD, development of new audio and video codecs - Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD, etc. - along with the all the latest information on HDTV, HDMI and IPTV(TV over the Internet). All broadcast, cable, and satellite standards will be updated to reflect these new codecs and specifications. The book will also aid in the design of devices and infrastructures from analog to digital television transmission - with analog transmission ceasing in early 2009 or before. *The next generation of digital video - Blu-ray and HD-DVD thoroughly introduced *All broadcast and satellite standards completely updated *Essential information for the upcoming transition of television signals from analog to digital