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Book cover: Using Mathematica for Quantum Mechanics: A Student's ManualUsing Mathematica for Quantum Mechanics: A Student's Manual
by - arXiv.org
This book is an attempt to help students transform all of the concepts of quantum mechanics into concrete computer representations, which can be analyzed and understood at a deeper level than what is possible with more abstract representations.
(submitted on 2019-02-11)
Book cover: Napoleon: A Life From Beginning To EndNapoleon: A Life From Beginning To End
- Hourly History
Napoleon was an unremarkable man who managed to change the entire landscape of the world 200 years ago. He has been hailed as a military genius and his victories are still studied by international armed forces to this day.
(submitted on 2019-02-11)
Book cover: Prelude to SpacePrelude to Space
by - The Galaxy Publishing Corporation
The world's first lunar spacecraft is about to launch. The ship is built from two separate components -- one designed to travel from Earth's atmosphere to the Moon and back, and the other to carry the first component through Earth's atmosphere.
(submitted on 2019-02-11)
Book cover: Plant Life of Southwestern Australia: Adaptations for SurvivalPlant Life of Southwestern Australia: Adaptations for Survival
by - De Gruyter Open
This book focuses on the survival mechanisms, adaptations and ecology of the unique Southwest Australian flora. The book provides an ecological perspective on how the flora has evolved complex strategies to ensure species survival.
(submitted on 2019-02-11)

Book cover: The Secret of Lonesome CoveThe Secret of Lonesome Cove
by - Grosset & Dunlap
A mystery concerning a woman's corpse, which is found handcuffed to a raft on a New England beach. Lonesome Cove is one of the least frequented stretches on the New England seaboard. From the land side, the sheer drop of Hawkill Cliffs shuts it off.
(submitted on 2019-02-11)
Book cover: Parkinson's Disease: Pathogenesis and Clinical AspectsParkinson's Disease: Pathogenesis and Clinical Aspects
by - Codon Publications
Parkinson's disease is an increasingly common neurodegenerative condition, which causes not only dysfunction of movement but also a broad range of nonmotor features, including mood disturbance, sleep dysfunction, autonomic dysfunction, etc.
(submitted on 2019-02-05)
Book cover: Theory of Functions of a Complex VariableTheory of Functions of a Complex Variable
by - Cambridge University Press
The present treatise is an attempt to give a consecutive account of what may fairly be deemed the principal branches of the whole subject. The book may assist mathematicians, by lessening the labour of acquiring a proper knowledge of the subject.
(submitted on 2019-02-05)
Book cover: Perl 6 at a GlancePerl 6 at a Glance
by - DeepText
This book covers many basic and in-depth topics of Perl and provides the initial knowledge you need to start working with Perl 6. The book does not require previous experience with Perl, although some general understanding of programming is assumed.
(submitted on 2019-02-05)
Book cover: Whale PrimerWhale Primer
by - Cabrillo Historical Association
The book provides a brief introduction to one of nature's most interesting creations, the whale. The principal star of the handbook is the California gray whale which in recent years has become a major tourist attraction in southern California.
(submitted on 2019-02-05)
Book cover: In the Roar of the SeaIn the Roar of the Sea
by - United States Book Company
In the Roar of the Sea is a novel that follows the travails of the Trevisa family as they struggle to navigate the aftermath of a tragedy. Anglican priest and scholar Sabine Baring-Gould wrote over 1,000 books and collections in various genres.
(submitted on 2019-02-05)
Book cover: Lectures on Nonlinear Integrable Equations and their SolutionsLectures on Nonlinear Integrable Equations and their Solutions
by - arXiv.org
This is an introductory course on nonlinear integrable partial differential and differential-difference equations based on lectures given for students of Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and Higher School of Economics.
(submitted on 2019-02-04)
Book cover: UFOs, Ghosts, and a Rising God: Debunking the Resurrection of JesusUFOs, Ghosts, and a Rising God: Debunking the Resurrection of Jesus
by
At the dawn of the 21st century, interest in the origins of Christianity is as strong as ever. Hallquist examines what investigations of similar upstart cults have revealed and applies these revelations to the origins of the world's largest religion.
(submitted on 2019-02-04)
Book cover: Nazism, The Jews and American Zionism, 1933-1948Nazism, The Jews and American Zionism, 1933-1948
by - Wayne State University Press
Berman takes a moderate approach to one of the most emotional issues in Jewish historiography, namely, the response of American Jews to Nazism and the extermination of Jewry. Berman tries to understand the constraints within which they operated ...
(submitted on 2019-02-04)
Book cover: Cyberpragmatics: Internet-Mediated Communication in ContextCyberpragmatics: Internet-Mediated Communication in Context
by - John Benjamins Publishing Company
Cyberpragmatics is an analysis of Internet-mediated communication from the perspective of cognitive pragmatics. It addresses a whole range of interactions that can be found on the Net: the web page, chat rooms, instant messaging, social networking...
(submitted on 2019-02-04)
Book cover: Grettir the Outlaw: A Story of IcelandGrettir the Outlaw: A Story of Iceland
by - A.L. Burt
A classic adventure novel which details the life of Grettir Asmundarson. There are several tales told of Grettir when he was a boy, which show that he was a rough lad. He was set by his father to keep geese on the moors, and this made him angry ...
(submitted on 2019-02-04)
Book cover: An Introduction to Partial Differential EquationsAn Introduction to Partial Differential Equations
by - arXiv.org
These lecture notes view the subject through the lens of applied mathematics. The physical context for basic equations like the heat equation, the wave equation and the Laplace equation are introduced early on, and the focus is on methods.
(submitted on 2019-02-01)
Book cover: How Noise Matters to FinanceHow Noise Matters to Finance
by - University of Minnesota Press
Knouf shows how noise affects the ways in which financial markets function. The book draws on different forms of noise, paying attention to how materiality and the interference of humans causes the meanings of noise to shift over space and time.
(submitted on 2019-02-01)
Book cover: Fame Attack: The Inflation of Celebrity and its ConsequencesFame Attack: The Inflation of Celebrity and its Consequences
by - Bloomsbury Academic
This book assesses celebrity culture today. It explores how the fads, fashions and preoccupations of celebrities enter the popular lifeblood, explains what is distinctive about contemporary celebrity, and reveals the consequences of fame.
(submitted on 2019-02-01)
Book cover: Working the PhonesWorking the Phones
by - Pluto Press
Woodcock worked undercover in a call centre to gather insights into the experiences of call centre workers. He shows how this work has become emblematic of the shift towards a post-industrial service economy, and all the issues that this produces.
(submitted on 2019-02-01)
Book cover: Mehalah: A Story of the Salt MarshesMehalah: A Story of the Salt Marshes
by - Smith, Elder & Co.
Between the mouths of the Blackwater and the Colne, on the east coast of Essex, lies a marshy tract freckled in every part with water. It is a wide waste of debatable ground contested by sea and land, subject to incursions from the former ...
(submitted on 2019-02-01)
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