Fighting Chess: Move by Move

Fighting Chess: Move by Move

What separates the best chess players from the rest? What gives them the edge over their rivals? Chess legend Vladimir Kramnik believes its their fighting skills and the ability to continuously find ways to keep a game alive. Colin Crouch agrees, and is fascinated that the worlds strongest players seem almost unbeatable, even when games … Read more

The Denmark Vesey Affair: A Documentary History

The Denmark Vesey Affair: A Documentary History

In 1822, thirty-four slaves and their leader, a free black man named Denmark Vesey, were tried and executed for attempting to raise an insurrection in Charleston, South Carolina. In The Denmark Vesey Affair, Douglas Egerton and Robert Paquette annotate and interpret a vast collection of contemporary documents that illuminate and contextualize this complicated saga, ultimately … Read more

Guide to the National Electrical Code, 2005 Edition (Guide to the National Electric Code)

Guide to the National Electrical Code, 2005 Edition (Guide to the National Electric Code)

All You Need to Succeed with the 2005 NEC: Practical, Illustrated, and Hands-On This book gives working and student electricians practical guidance for using the new 2005 National Electrical Code effectively–plus all the resources they need to prepare for their Masters or Journeyman’s licensing exams. Leading NEC expert and instructor Thomas Harman systematically covers electrical … Read more

Guide to Presentations: Pearson New International Edition

Guide to Presentations: Pearson New International Edition

For anyone who has to make presentations.A brief, professional, reader-friendly guide to creating effective presentations. Many people avoid giving presentations or simply suffer through them. Guide to Presentations, with its clear, concise, and practical information, helps readers understand how to prepare and practice in order to make presentations far less troubling. Author : Lynn Russell, … Read more

Gambit Busters: Take It, Keep It … and Win!

Gambit Busters: Take It, Keep It ... and Win!

We have all had the experience of facing nasty gambits and ultra-aggressive opening play. It s scary and it s always been difficult to find good, practical advice on how to react. Now, however, help is at hand.In this book, Sam Collins tackles this subject head on. He explores in depth the basic gambit approaches, … Read more

Guide to Presentations (Guide to Business Communication Series)

Guide to Presentations (Guide to Business Communication Series)

For any course that requires students to make presentations.Munter/Russell is a clear, concise and practical reference for effective business presentations. Author : Mary M. Munter, Lynn Russell Publisher : Pearson Year : 2007 Pages : 160 Series : Volume Info : Edition : 2 ISBN : None Download : Download

Guide to Business Etiquette (Guide to Series in Business Communication)

Guide to Business Etiquette (Guide to Series in Business Communication)

A brief, professional, reader-friendly guide to understanding business etiquette. Put your best professional foot forward with Guide to Business Etiquette, a brief text that covers all the important issues and concepts without confusing the reader with excess material. This edition now covers basic digital etiquette and provides information on how to maintain business relationships. Author … Read more

Grow a Greener Data Center (Networking Technology)

Grow a Greener Data Center (Networking Technology)

Grow a Greener Data CenterA guide to building and operating energy-efficient, ecologically sensitive IT and Facilities infrastructureConventional Data Centers can have a huge impact upon the environment, using massive amounts of energy and water, emitting pollutants, and discarding huge quantities of machine waste. Their insatiable demand for energy and often inefficient designs make Data Centers … Read more

Greenhouse Operation and Management: Pearson New International Edition

Greenhouse Operation and Management: Pearson New International Edition

For courses in Greenhouse Management. Based on the author’s life-long practical experiences both in the industry and in research, Greenhouse Operation and Management, Seventh Edition, offers students a state-of-the-art guide to the operation of commercial flower and vegetable greenhouses. The text presents coverage in the order in which decision-making concerns occur for a person entering … Read more