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Poisonous Dwellers of the DesertPoisonous Dwellers of the Desert
by Natt Noyes Dodge - Southwestern Monuments Association
Some of the creatures living in deserts are known to be poisonous to man. The purpose of this book is to discuss the various poisonous dwellers of the desert, as well as to debunk some of the superstitions and misunderstandings which have developed.
(submitted on 2017-04-21)

Exploratory Data Analysis with RExploratory Data Analysis with R
by Roger D. Peng - Leanpub
This book teaches you to use R to effectively visualize and explore complex datasets. Exploratory data analysis is a key part of the data science process because it allows you to sharpen your question and refine your modeling strategies.
(submitted on 2017-04-21)

Nucleoside ModificationsNucleoside Modifications
by Mahesh K. Lakshman, Fumi Nagatsug - MDPI AG
Nucleosides are the fundamental components of genetic material, present in all living organisms, and in viruses. By virtue of their ubiquity, they are highly important biomolecules. Nucleosides consist of a heterocyclic aglycone and a sugar unit ...
(submitted on 2017-04-21)

Multinational Corporations and Local Firms in Emerging EconomiesMultinational Corporations and Local Firms in Emerging Economies
by Eric Rugraff, Michael W. Hansen - Amsterdam University Press
A valuable addition to the literature on multinational-local firm interfaces, this book provides case studies from emerging economies that examine such mutually beneficial business relationships and the policy measures necessary to support them.
(submitted on 2017-04-21)

The Affirmative Action Fraud: Can We Restore the American Civil Rights Vision?The Affirmative Action Fraud: Can We Restore the American Civil Rights Vision?
by Clint Bolick - Cato Institute
Bolick explains in clear terms how the civil rights movement strayed off course and demonstrates what is needed to get it back on track. He challenges Americans to reclaim the original civil rights vision by grounding it in individual empowerment.
(submitted on 2017-04-21)

Linux InsideLinux Inside
by 0xAX - GitBook
A book-in-progress about the linux kernel and its insides. The goal is simple - to share my modest knowledge about the insides of the linux kernel and help people who are interested in linux kernel insides, and other low-level subject matter.
(submitted on 2017-04-19)

Supersymmetry and the MSSM: An Elementary IntroductionSupersymmetry and the MSSM: An Elementary Introduction
by Ian J R Aitchison -
These notes are an expanded version of a short course of lectures given for graduate students in particle physics at Oxford. The level was intended to be appropriate for students in both experimental and theoretical particle physics.
(submitted on 2017-04-19)

A Guide to Technical Communications: Strategies and ApplicationsA Guide to Technical Communications: Strategies and Applications
by Lynn Hall, Leah Wahlin - The Ohio State University
This textbook focuses on developing both technical and professional communication skills and will help readers practice strategies for critically analyzing audiences and contexts, and skills for producing documents, presentations, videos, etc.
(submitted on 2017-04-19)

The Passionate QuestThe Passionate Quest
by E. Phillips Oppenheim - Hodder & Stoughton
This 1927 novel by Oppenheim revisits the plot device of a young man who comes into a large fortune suddenly and explores the class differences between the lower middle, and the upper class. How will Martin handle his new fortune?
(submitted on 2017-04-19)

Inside WarInside War
by Fabio Armao - De Gruyter Open
Inside War argues that XXI century wars are products of the blurring of the public-private divide, induced by the end of the Cold War. Also, internal and external factors are blurred and the border between war and crime is becoming ever more elusive.
(submitted on 2017-04-19)

Automata and Rational ExpressionsAutomata and Rational Expressions
by Jacques Sakarovitch -
From the table of contents: A new look at Kleene's theorem; Rationality and recognisability (Rational expressions); From automata to expressions; From expressions to automata; Changing the monoid; Introducing weights; Notes; References.
(submitted on 2017-04-14)

Introduction to the Theory of Fourier's Series and IntegralsIntroduction to the Theory of Fourier's Series and Integrals
by H. S. Carslaw - Macmillan and co.
An introductory explanation of the theory of Fourier's series. It covers tests for uniform convergence of series, a thorough treatment of term-by-term integration and second theorem of mean value, enlarged sets of examples on infinite series, etc.
(submitted on 2017-04-14)

Holographic Materials and Optical SystemsHolographic Materials and Optical Systems
by Izabela Naydenova, et al. - InTech
Holographic Materials and Optical Systems covers recent research achievements in the areas of volume holographic optical elements and systems, development of functionalized holographic recording materials, and applications in holographic imaging.
(submitted on 2017-04-14)

The Emerging Discipline of Quantitative Systems PharmacologyThe Emerging Discipline of Quantitative Systems Pharmacology
by Tarek A Leil, Sergey Ermakov (eds) - Frontiers Media S.A.
Quantitative Systems Pharmacology is still in its infancy, but has tremendous potential to change the way we approach biomedical research. QSP is really the integration of two disciplines: 'Systems Biology' and 'Quantitative Pharmacology'.
(submitted on 2017-04-14)

Hacking with SwiftHacking with Swift
by Paul Hudson -
Hacking with Swift is a complete Swift tutorial written for Swift 3 and iOS 10, taking you from beginner to advanced using hands-on projects. Here you can find the 39 Hacking with Swift projects plus the introduction to Swift -all available for free.
(submitted on 2017-04-14)

Teaching and Learning of CalculusTeaching and Learning of Calculus
by David Bressoud, et al. - Springer Open
This text focuses on the main trends in the field of calculus education. The findings reveal a cornerstone issue that is strongly linked to the formalism of calculus concepts and to the difficulties it generates in the learning and teaching process.
(submitted on 2017-04-12)

Hydrides: Fundamentals and ApplicationsHydrides: Fundamentals and Applications
by Craig Jensen, Etsuo Akiba, Hai-Wen Li (eds.) - MDPI AG
The reversible elimination of hydrogen from metal hydrides serves as the basis for unique methods of energy transformation. This technology has found widespread practical utilization in applications such as hydrogen compressors, storage, batteries.
(submitted on 2017-04-12)

Migration Policymaking in EuropeMigration Policymaking in Europe
by Giovanna Zincone, et al. - Amsterdam University Press
This important work analyses immigration and inclusion policies in ten European countries. The study singles out the important role of usually overlooked factors and actors that significantly affect policymaking alongside the formal legal framework.
(submitted on 2017-04-12)

A Different Road to College: A Guide for Transitioning to College for Non-traditional StudentsA Different Road to College: A Guide for Transitioning to College for Non-traditional Students
by Alise Lamoreaux - Open Oregon Educational Resources
The book is designed to introduce students to the contextual issues of college. This open educational resource is designed to engage students in seeing themselves as college students and understanding the complexity of what that means to their lives.
(submitted on 2017-04-12)

The Power of PrologThe Power of Prolog
by Markus Triska -
The goal of this material is to bridge the gap between the great Prolog textbooks of the past and the language as it currently is, several decades after these books were written. You will see that many limitations of the past are no longer relevant.
(submitted on 2017-04-12)