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All you need to know about the music business by Passman, Donald S.

All you need to know about the music business

Through seven editions and twenty years, All You Need to Know About the Music Industry has been the essential go-to reference for music business pros--musicians, songwriters, entertainment lawyers, agents, concert promoters, music publishers, record company execs, and music managers--as they try to navigate the rapid transformation of their industry. Now in its eighth edition--revised and updated with crucial information on the industry's major changes in response to rapid technological advances

Jul 12, 2014
The alliance - managing talent in the networked age by Hoffman, Reid.

The alliance - managing talent in the networked age

"For most of the 20th century, the relationship between employers and employees in the developed world was all about stability and lifetime loyalty. That has recently changed, giving way to a transactional, laissez-faire approach that serves neither party well. A new arrangement is needed, the authors argue--one built on alliance (usually temporary) and reciprocity. The high-tech start-up community of Silicon Valley is pointing the way--and companies that wish to be similarly agile and entrepren

Jul 12, 2014
3D printing with Autodesk 123D - create and print 3D objects with 123D, Autocad, and Inventor by Biehler, John.

3D printing with Autodesk 123D - create and print 3D objects with 123D, Autocad, and Inventor

Jul 12, 2014
935 lies - the future of truth and the decline of America's moral integrity by Lewis, Charles, 1953-

935 lies - the future of truth and the decline of America's moral integrity

Discusses how the Internet has made it more confusing to discern fact from fiction, and how those in powerful positions use their authority to control the release of information and corrupt its content.

Jul 12, 2014
Act Like a Success, Think Like a Success - Discovering Your Gift and the Way to Life's Riches by Harvey, Steve

Act Like a Success, Think Like a Success - Discovering Your Gift and the Way to Life's Riches

Jul 12, 2014
Cooking with Chia For Dummies by Rogers, Barrie.

Cooking with Chia For Dummies

Jul 12, 2014
Doll costume dress up - 20 sewing patterns for the 18-inch doll by Hinds, Joan.

Doll costume dress up - 20 sewing patterns for the 18-inch doll

Shares twenty costume ideas for the eighteen-inch doll, offering illustrated instructions as well as an accompanying CD that includes full-size PDF patterns.

Jul 12, 2014
Do not sell at any price - the wild, obsessive hunt for the world's rarest 78 rpm records by Petrusich, Amanda.

Do not sell at any price - the wild, obsessive hunt for the world's rarest 78 rpm records

A celebration of 78 rpm record subculture reveals the growing value of rare records and the determined efforts of their collectors and archivists, exploring the music of blues artists who have been lost to the modern world.

Jul 12, 2014
Cut adrift - families in insecure times by Cooper, Marianne, 1973-

Cut adrift - families in insecure times

"Cut Adrift makes an important and original contribution to the national conversation about inequality and risk in American society. Set against the backdrop of rising economic insecurity and rolled up safety nets, Marianne Cooper explores what keeps Americans up at night. Through poignant case studies, she reveals what families are concerned about, how they manage their anxiety, whose job it is to worry, and how social class shapes all of these dynamics, including what is even worth worrying ab

Jul 12, 2014
The Copernicus complex - our cosmic significance in a universe of planets and probabilities by Scharf, Caleb A., 1968- author.

The Copernicus complex - our cosmic significance in a universe of planets and probabilities

"A groundbreaking revision of the Copernican principle Though the concept of "the universe" suggests the containment of everything, the latest ideas in cosmology hint that our universe may be just one of a multitude of others--a single slice of an infinity of parallel realities. In The Copernicus Complex, the renowned astrophysicist and author Caleb Scharf takes us on a cosmic adventure like no other, from tiny microbes within the Earth to distant exoplanets and beyond, asserting that the age-

Jul 12, 2014
The core iOS developer's cookbook. by Sadun, Erica.

The core iOS developer's cookbook.

Jul 12, 2014
Count Like an Egyptian - A Hands-On Introduction to Ancient Mathematics by Reimer, David

Count Like an Egyptian - A Hands-On Introduction to Ancient Mathematics

Jul 12, 2014
Creative block - get unstuck, discover new ideas - advice and projects from 50 successful artists by Krysa, Danielle.

Creative block - get unstuck, discover new ideas - advice and projects from 50 successful artists

Fifty artists who work in a variety of mediums reveal how they stay motivated and find new ideas, while offering strategies and projects for breaking through the creative block.

Jul 12, 2014
Be a Changemaker - How to Start Something That Matters by Thompson, Laurie Ann/ Drayton, Bill (FRW)

Be a Changemaker - How to Start Something That Matters

Jul 12, 2014
Beasts - what animals can teach us about the origins of good and evil by Masson, J. Moussaieff (Jeffrey Moussaieff), 1941-

Beasts - what animals can teach us about the origins of good and evil

There are two supreme predators on the planet with the most complex brains in nature: humans and orcas. In the twentieth century alone, one of these animals killed 200 million members of its own species, the other has killed none. The author's book begins here: there is something different about us. In his previous books the author has showed that animals can teach us much about our own emotions: love (dogs), contentment (cats), grief (elephants), among others. But animals have much to teach us

Jul 12, 2014
Git pocket guide by Silverman, Richard E, author.

Git pocket guide

Provides an introduction to Git 1.8.2, covering the basic version control fuctions, including making commits, merging, and searching history.

Jul 12, 2014
Creative image transfer--any artist, any style, any surface - 16 new mixed-media projects using TAP transfer artist paper by Riley, Lesley, 1952-

Creative image transfer--any artist, any style, any surface - 16 new mixed-media projects using TAP transfer artist paper

Jul 12, 2014
The art & making of Hercules by

The art & making of Hercules

With more than 200 photos and drawings, the official full-color illustrated companion book to Hercules, the live-action adventure tentpole film from MGM/Paramount starring Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson, directed by Brett Ratner, based on the bestselling graphic novel... An epic film of gigantic scope and complexity, the film Hercules was shot live entirely on location in Budapest with locations, sets, kingdoms, battles, weapons, warriors, and horses replicating the world centuries ago. This spectacu

Jul 12, 2014
Data Science for Dummies by Anderson, Carl

Data Science for Dummies

Jul 12, 2014
Data Mining for Dummies by Brown, Meta S.

Data Mining for Dummies

Jul 12, 2014