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Getting Started with Dwarf Fortress: Learn to Play the Most Complex Video Game ever Made By Peter Tyson

Getting Started with Dwarf Fortress: Learn to Play the Most Complex Video Game ever Made By Peter Tyson

2012 | 236 Pages | ISBN: 1449314945 | EPUB + PDF | 4 MB + 32 MB


Dwarf Fortress may be the most complex video game ever made, but all that detail makes for fascinating game play, as various elements collide in interesting and challenging ways. The trick is getting started. In this guide, Fortress geek Peter Tyson takes you through the basics of this menacing realm, and helps you overcome the formidable learning curve.
Architecting Mobile Solutions for the Enterprise By Dino Esposito

Architecting Mobile Solutions for the Enterprise By Dino Esposito

2012 | 472 Pages | ISBN: 0735663025 | EPUB + PDF | 11 MB + 26 MB


Your guide to planning and executing a complete mobile web strategy
Revisit your approach to the mobile web—and deliver effective solutions that reach customers and clients on a variety of mobile devices. In this practical guide, web development luminary Dino Esposito shows you how to develop a solid mobile strategy for the enterprise, starting with an effective mobile website. You’ll receive essential architectural and implementation guidance, as well as mobile-specific design patterns for building cross-platform and native applications.
Terrorism and Homeland Security, 7 edition By Jonathan R. White

Terrorism and Homeland Security, 7 edition By Jonathan R. White

2011 | 688 Pages | ISBN: 0495913367 | PDF | 13 MB


Written by acclaimed national terrorism expert Jonathan R. White, the market-leading TERRORISM AND HOMELAND SECURITY, 7th Edition is widely recognized as the most comprehensive, balanced, and objective terrorism book on the market. White provides a theoretical and conceptual framework that enables readers to understand how terrorism arises and how it functions. Packed with cutting-edge coverage, the book discusses the most sophisticated theories by the best terrorist analysts in the world, while still focusing on the domestic and international threat of terrorism and the basic security issues surrounding terrorism today.
Amy E. Arntson, "Graphic Design Basics"

Amy E. Arntson, "Graphic Design Basics"

Wa dsworth Publ ishing | 2011 | ISBN: 0495912077 | 272 pages | PDF | 24,3 MB


GRAPHIC DESIGN BASICS combines design principles, history, and current technology to present students a comprehensive introduction to the field of graphic design. Keeping pace with rapid changes in the field of design, while maintaining a consistently high academic quality, the text emphasizes design structure, visual perception and digital design, with a wide range of visuals from throughout design history, as well as the latest contemporary illustrations. Each chapter provides assignments with student sample solutions and critique sections to help students apply the concepts and assess their work. This market leader's interwoven combination of concept, history, and practice rarely found in other graphic design texts has been enriched by integrating material specific to digital design. The accompanying Premium Website offers students bonus images, interviews with artists featured in the text, additional projects, studio techniques and research links.
Jean-Claude Diels, Ladan Arissian, "Lasers: The Power and Precision of Light"

Jean-Claude Diels, Ladan Arissian, "Lasers: The Power and Precision of Light"

Wil ey-VC H | 2011 | ISBN: 3527410392 | 277 pages | PDF | 5,1 MB


This timely book addresses all end-users of the technology, including non-scientists, at a time when photonics are becoming increasingly important in many areas. The very well known and reputable researchers and experts in the field adopt an intuitive approach by explaining the potential of the laser and its many applications in the fields of medicine and surgery, telecommunications, data communication and storage, ultrafast lasers, scanner, pointers, imaging, lithography and metrology, materials processing and machining, astronomy, etc.
A dedicated webpage run by the authors includes links to new inventions, laser companies, and quizzes for self-testing.
Stephen R Smoot and Nam K Tan, "Private Cloud Computing: Consolidation, Virtualization, and Service-Oriented Infrastructure"

Stephen R Smoot and Nam K Tan, "Private Cloud Computing: Consolidation, Virtualization, and Service-Oriented Infrastructure"

Mo gan Kau ann | 2011 | ISBN: 0123849195 | 424 pages | PDF | 12,5 MB


This book is intended for network engineers, solution architects, internetworking professionals, IT managers, CIOs, Service Providers and anyone who is interested in building or managing a state-of-the-art solution for private cloud services. The information in this book enables you to consolidate services from data centers and remote branch offices, leverage WAN optimization to keep performance high and build a routing and switching platform to provide a foundation for cloud computing services. It assumes familiarity with basic TCP/IP networking. As we progress from simple to more complex topics, the book addresses hard to understand concepts and difficult areas through each chapter and provides case studies and configuration examples to guide comprehension.
Pamela Sharpe Ph.D: "Barron's TOEFL iBT with Audio Compact Discs"

Barron's TOEFL iBT with Audio Compact Discs by: Pamela Sharpe Ph.D

Barron's Educational Series; 13 edition (March 1, 2010) | ISBN: 0764196995 | 838 pages | MOBI | 14 MB


The TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is an internet-based test, or iBT, and this updated edition of Barron's TOEFL manual simulates the test's internet-based format. The manual presents seven full-length model TOEFL iBT tests with explanations or examples for all questions, including sample essays and speaking responses. Author Pamela Sharpe also gives test-takers a general orientation to the TOEFL iBT and follows with a review of academic skills, which include note taking, paraphrasing, summarizing, and synthesizing. A review of language skills covers listening, speaking, reading, and writing in English. The 10 enclosed audio CDs present audio prompts for the Listening, Speaking, and Writing sections of all tests in the book.
Manuel Scherer - ZBrush 4 Sculpting for Games: Beginner's Guide

Manuel Scherer - ZBrush 4 Sculpting for Games: Beginner's Guide

Published: 2011-03-16 | ISBN: 1849690804 | PDF | 348 pages | 43.36 MB


This guidebook is built around four complex example projects with clear step-by-step instructions followed by useful explanation, advice, and handy reference material. It is richly illustrated with a friendly, informal writing style. If you want to get started fast using ZBrush for games then this is the book for you. This book is for all digital artists or game developers who want to create their own 3D sculptures in ZBrush. No experience with ZBrush is required – it's suitable for complete beginners and intermediate users.
Windows Server 2008 Portable Command Guide: MCTS 70-640, 70-642, 70-643, and MCITP 70-646, 70-647 By Darril Gibson

Windows Server 2008 Portable Command Guide: MCTS 70-640, 70-642, 70-643, and MCITP 70-646, 70-647 By Darril Gibson

English | 2011 | 400 Pages | ISBN: 0789747375 | PDF | 12 MB

Maximize your efficiency as a Windows Server 2008 administrator, and master the commands, keywords, command arguments, options, and prompts covered on Microsoft’s MCTS 70-640, MCTS 70-642, MCTS 70-643, MCITP 70-646, and MCITP 70-647 exams! This easy, handy reference brings together all the techniques, tips, tools, and examples you’ll need. It’s your perfect take-anywhere guide to running Windows Server 2008 and R2 environments—and passing Microsoft’s five key Windows Server 2008 administration exams.
Michelle Perkins - 500 Poses for Photographing Men: A Visual Sourcebook for Digital Portrait Photographers

Michelle Perkins - 500 Poses for Photographing Men: A Visual Sourcebook for Digital Portrait Photographers

Published: 2011-01-18 | ISBN: 1608952703 | EPUB | 128 pages | 51.56 MB


Offering a variety of options for refining poses and spicing up portrait sessions, this visual sourcebook addresses the problems that photographers often run into when taking portraits of men, whether the pictures are for male fashion shoots, weddings, family shots, or individual portraits. For ease of use, this reference groups sample images according to how much of the subject is included in the frame—from head-and-shoulders shots to full-length portraits. Containing contemporary images from leading professionals, this indispensable manual explains posing fundamentals as well as how to offset the fears, concerns, and insecurities that men can bring to a portrait session.