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Making Life Worth WhileMaking Life Worth While
by Douglas Fairbanks - Britton Publishing Company
In 'Making Life Worth While', the author's sole purpose was to emphasize our first duty toward ourselves, which consists of doing our level best at everything we undertake, and making the best of every situation that arises to confront us.
(submitted on 2015-03-30)

Barack Obama's Post-American Foreign PolicyBarack Obama's Post-American Foreign Policy
by Robert Singh - Bloomsbury Academic
Singh argues that Obama's approach of 'strategic engagement' was appropriate for a new era of constrained internationalism, but it has yielded modest results. Obama's search for the pragmatic middle has cost him political support at home and abroad.
(submitted on 2015-03-30)

A Practical Guide to Robust OptimizationA Practical Guide to Robust Optimization
by Bram L. Gorissen, Ihsan Yanıkoğlu, Dick den Hertog - arXiv
The aim of this paper is to help practitioners to understand robust optimization and to successfully apply it in practice. We provide a brief introduction to robust optimization, and also describe important do's and don'ts for using it in practice.
(submitted on 2015-03-30)

Schwarzschild and Kerr Solutions of Einstein's Field Equation: an introductionSchwarzschild and Kerr Solutions of Einstein's Field Equation: an introduction
by Christian Heinicke, Friedrich W. Hehl - arXiv
Starting from Newton's gravitational theory, we give a general introduction into the spherically symmetric solution of Einstein's vacuum field equation, the Schwarzschild solution, and into one specific stationary solution, the Kerr solution.
(submitted on 2015-03-30)

Care at a Distance: On the Closeness of TechnologyCare at a Distance: On the Closeness of Technology
by Jeannette Pols - Amsterdam University Press
Combining detailed ethnographic studies of nurses and patients involved in telecare with a broad theoretical frameworks from various disciplines, the author concludes that these practices leads to more rather than less intense caring relations ...
(submitted on 2015-03-30)

Financial Planning: A Beginner's GuideFinancial Planning: A Beginner's Guide
by Marc Beaudoin, Philippe Beaudoin, Pierre-Luc Bernier - Smashwords
This book deals with topics of personal finance (investments, life insurance, retirement planning strategies, etc.) in a warm and humorous manner. Topics are clearly defined and presented in the context of a father and son chat ...
(submitted on 2015-03-23)

Current Developments in Algebraic GeometryCurrent Developments in Algebraic Geometry
by Lucia Caporaso, et al. - Cambridge University Press
An introductory panorama of current progress in the field, addressed to both beginners and experts. This volume offers expository overviews of the state of the art in many areas of algebraic geometry. Prerequisites are kept to a minimum ...
(submitted on 2015-03-23)

Solid State PhysicsSolid State Physics
by Peter E. Blöchl - TU Clausthal
Contents: The covalent bond; The use of symmetry; From bonds to bands; From atoms to solids; The Standard model of solid-state physics; Spin orbitals; Many-Particle wave functions; The Hartree-Fock approximation; Density functional theory; etc.
(submitted on 2015-03-23)

How to Start a Blog: The Beginner's Guide to Successful BloggingHow to Start a Blog: The Beginner's Guide to Successful Blogging
by Ogi Djuraskovic, Kristi Hines - First Site Guide
This guide is an introduction to mastering the art of blogging. It provides easy to follow steps to start, maintain, and grow your blog. You'll find a blueprint that takes you from learning the basics of blogging to becoming a knowledgeable blogger.
(submitted on 2015-03-23)

Developing New Products and ServicesDeveloping New Products and Services
by G. Lawrence Sanders - The Saylor Foundation
The book focuses on the upfront activities and ideas for new product and service development. A number of powerful concepts and tools are presented so your students can better understand how to facilitate new product development.
(submitted on 2015-03-23)

The Poisoned GobletThe Poisoned Goblet
by Arthur Gask - The Courier-Mail
In 'The Poisoned Goblet' Larose takes a hand to thwart the efforts of a gang of men who try to kidnap the child of Lady Ardave and immediately finds himself faced with one of the most puzzling and one of the most hazardous cases of his career.
(submitted on 2015-03-20)

Membrane Filtration ProcessesMembrane Filtration Processes
by Michel Jaffrin - Bookboon
This book describes the various filtration processes using membranes such as microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration, reverse osmosis. Fluid mechanics concepts are reviewed in order to permit to describe the flow inside filtration modules.
(submitted on 2015-03-20)

Notes on Noncommutative GeometryNotes on Noncommutative Geometry
by Igor Nikolaev - arXiv
The book covers basics of noncommutative geometry and its applications in topology, algebraic geometry and number theory. Intended for the graduate students and faculty with interests in noncommutative geometry; they can be read by non-experts.
(submitted on 2015-03-20)

Computer SystemsComputer Systems
by Daniel Taipala - Smashwords
Computer Systems Companion introduces modern digital computers and the von Neuman architecture through the concepts of transistor gates, number representations, combinational logic circuits, sequential logic circuits, busses and control systems.
(submitted on 2015-03-20)

Roman Walks: Nine Tours in the Heart of the Eternal CityRoman Walks: Nine Tours in the Heart of the Eternal City
by Chiara Sbordoni - Smashwords
Rome is a city that needs to be walked in order to be truly experienced and understood. Every corner of Rome, every street, has something surprising and precious to reveal. The book invites you to approach the city on foot through nine walking tours.
(submitted on 2015-03-20)

Inverse Problems and Applications: Inside Out IIInverse Problems and Applications: Inside Out II
by Gunther Uhlmann (ed.) - Cambridge University Press
The book describes recent developments in inverse problems and imaging, including hybrid or couple-physics methods arising in medical imaging, Calderon's problem and electrical impedance tomography, inverse problems arising in global seismology, etc.
(submitted on 2015-03-18)

Quantum Mechanics of the Chemical BondQuantum Mechanics of the Chemical Bond
by Peter E. Blöchl - TU Clausthal
This book shall provide some chemical insight for physicist and material scientists. It is devoted to simple concepts that only require back-on-the-envelope calculations. The emphasis is on qualitative considerations instead of accurate predictions.
(submitted on 2015-03-18)

Serotonin Receptors in NeurobiologySerotonin Receptors in Neurobiology
by Amitabha Chattopadhyay (ed.) - CRC Press
A number of developments spanning a multitude of techniques makes this an exciting time for research in serotonin receptors. Serotonin Receptors in Neurobiology is among the first books to include information on serotonin receptor knockout studies.
(submitted on 2015-03-18)

Differential and Integral CalculusDifferential and Integral Calculus
by Virgil Snyder - American book company
The derivative is presented rigorously as a limit. Maxima and minima are discussed as the turning values in the variation of a function. The related theories of inflexions, curvature, and asymptotes receive direct and comprehensive treatment.
(submitted on 2015-03-18)

Satellite Positioning: Methods, Models and ApplicationsSatellite Positioning: Methods, Models and Applications
by Shuanggen Jin (ed.) - InTech
This book is devoted to recent development in satellite positioning technique and applications, including GNSS positioning methods, models, atmospheric sounding, and reflectometry as well as their applications in the atmosphere, land and oceans.
(submitted on 2015-03-18)