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Destination Europe: The political and economic growth of a continentDestination Europe: The political and economic growth of a continent
by Kjell M. Torbiorn - Manchester University Press
Destination Europe interprets and interrelates the major political, economic and security developments in Europe from the end of the Second World War up until the present time and looks ahead to how the continent may evolve politically in the future.
(submitted on 2015-07-27)

The Legal and Ethical Environment of BusinessThe Legal and Ethical Environment of Business
by Terence Lau, Lisa Johnson - The Saylor Foundation
For students who expect learning to be comprised not only of substance, but also of interactive exercises and multimedia. It streamlines the presentation of material to ensure that every page is relevant, engaging, and interesting to undergraduates.
(submitted on 2015-07-27)

Your First Meteor ApplicationYour First Meteor Application
by David Turnbull -
Free, online book about the Meteor JavaScript framework that helps beginning web developers build their first real-time web application with Meteor in a matter of hours. Included are practical examples, real-world code samples, and helpful exercises.
(submitted on 2015-07-27)

The Four FeathersThe Four Feathers
by A. E. W. Mason - Macmillan
Against the background of the Mahdist War, young Faversham disgraces himself by quitting the army, which friends perceive as cowardice, symbolised by the four white feathers. He redeems himself with acts of physical courage to save his friends.
(submitted on 2015-07-27)

Algebraic Problems and Exercises for High SchoolAlgebraic Problems and Exercises for High School
by I. Goian, R. Grigor, V. Marin, F. Smarandache - The Educational Publisher
In this book, you will find algebra exercises and problems, grouped by chapters, intended for higher grades in high schools or middle schools of general education. Its purpose is to facilitate training in mathematics for students in all high schools.
(submitted on 2015-07-27)

Cities Full of Symbols: A Theory of Urban Space and CultureCities Full of Symbols: A Theory of Urban Space and Culture
by Peter J. M. Nas (ed.) - Leiden University Press
The book develops urban symbolic ecology and hypercity approaches into a new perspective on social cohesion. Architects, sociologists and historians converge to make this a book for anyone interested in urban life, policymaking and city branding.
(submitted on 2015-07-24)

TeacherCraft: How Teachers Learn to Use MineCraft in Their ClassroomsTeacherCraft: How Teachers Learn to Use MineCraft in Their Classrooms
by Seann Dikkers -
Minecraft is currently the game of choice for millions of youth and also for these seventeen teachers. Its rapid adoption provides a unique window of opportunity to look inside the recent memory of innovative teachers and unpack how they learned.
(submitted on 2015-07-24)

Anatomy of Programming LanguagesAnatomy of Programming Languages
by William R. Cook - UT Austin
This document is a series of notes about programming languages, originally written for students of the undergraduate programming languages course at UT. It assumes knowledge of programming, and in particular assume basic knowledge of Haskell.
(submitted on 2015-07-24)

Digital Material: Tracing New Media in Everyday Life and TechnologyDigital Material: Tracing New Media in Everyday Life and Technology
by Marianne van den Boomen, et al. - Amsterdam University Press
The authors assembled their 'digital material' into an anthology, covering issues ranging from desktop metaphors to Web 2.0 ecosystems, from touch screens to blogging and e-learning, from role-playing games and cybergothic music to wireless dreams.
(submitted on 2015-07-24)

Small Business Management in the 21st CenturySmall Business Management in the 21st Century
by David Cadden, Sandra Lueder - The Saylor Foundation
The authors designed the book with a 'less can be more' approach, and by treating small business management as a practical activity rather than as an abstract theoretical concept. It covers some of the major hazards that small business managers face.
(submitted on 2015-07-24)

Mind HackingMind Hacking
by John Hargrave -
Have you ever wished you could reprogram your brain, just as a hacker would a computer? In this 3-step guide to improving your mental habits, learn to take charge of your mind and banish negative thoughts, habits, and anxiety -- in just 21 days.
(submitted on 2015-07-22)

by Percy Bysshe Shelley - George Wilkie and John Robinson
The first of Shelley's two early Gothic prose romances. This sensationalist novel presents some of Shelley's earliest thoughts on irresponsible self-indulgence and revenge, and offers remarkable insight into an imagination that is strikingly modern.
(submitted on 2015-07-22)

From Cosmic Birth to Living Earths: The Future of UVOIR Space AstronomyFrom Cosmic Birth to Living Earths: The Future of UVOIR Space Astronomy
by Julianne Dalcanton, et al. - arXiv
For the first time in history, humans have reached the point where it is possible to construct a revolutionary space-based observatory that has the capability to find dozens of Earth-like worlds, and possibly some with signs of life.
(submitted on 2015-07-22)

A Framework for Assessing Effects of the Food SystemA Framework for Assessing Effects of the Food System
by M.C. Nesheim, M. Oria, P.T. Yih (eds.) - National Academies Press
The book develops an analytical framework for assessing effects associated with the ways in which food is grown, processed, distributed, marketed, retailed and consumed. The framework will allow users to recognize effects across the full food system.
(submitted on 2015-07-22)

Elementary Functions and ApplicationsElementary Functions and Applications
by Arthur Sullivan Gale, Charles William Watkeys - H. Holt & Co.
This book presents the elementary functions; algebraic and transcendental, and their applications to problems arising in various fields of knowledge. The treatment is confined to functions of one variable, with incidental exceptions ...
(submitted on 2015-07-22)

Recycling Materials Based on Environmentally Friendly TechniquesRecycling Materials Based on Environmentally Friendly Techniques
by Dimitris S. Achilias (ed.) - InTech
There is a great need in finding of environmentally friendly recycling techniques. The intention of this book is to present some recent methods for the recycling of several materials, as well as to show the importance of composting of polymers.
(submitted on 2015-07-20)

Windows Phone 8.1 Development for Absolute BeginnersWindows Phone 8.1 Development for Absolute Beginners
by Bob Tabor - Microsoft Corporation
You'll learn by doing as you build five apps, covering a range of scenarios, from media playback to hosted HTML to accessing geolocation data and mapping to extending your Windows Phone app to become a universal Windows / Windows Phone app.
(submitted on 2015-07-20)

Programming and Programming LanguagesProgramming and Programming Languages
by Shriram Krishnamurthi - Brown University
Many people would regard this as being two books in one. One book is an introduction to programming, teaching you basic concepts of organizing data and the programs that operate over them. The other book is an introduction to programming languages.
(submitted on 2015-07-20)

Extension EngineeringExtension Engineering
by Yang Chunyan, Cai Wen - Science Press
The book systematically elaborates the theoretical foundation, methodology and fields of application of extension engineering and presents application cases. The characteristics of the book lie in its combination of theory with practice.
(submitted on 2015-07-20)

Child Injury PreventionChild Injury Prevention
by David C. Schwebel (ed.) - MDPI AG Basel
Injuries are among the leading causes of child morbidity and mortality worldwide. Because injuries typically are incurred by healthy children engaging in daily activities, they can be particularly devastating to the injured child and his family.
(submitted on 2015-07-20)