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Java EE 7 - the big picture by Coward, Danny, author.

Java EE 7 - the big picture

"Java EE 7: The Big Picture uniquely explores the entire Java EE 7 platform in an all-encompassing style while examining each tier of the platform in enough detail so that you can select the right technologies for specific project needs. In this authoritative guide, Java expert Danny Coward walks you through the code, applications, and frameworks that power the platform. Take full advantage of the robust capabilities of Java EE 7, increase your productivity, and meet enterprise demands with help

Nov 23, 2014
Java in a Nutshell by Evans, Benjamin J./ Flanagan, David

Java in a Nutshell

Nov 23, 2014
JavaScript & jQuery - The Missing Manual by McFarland, David Sawyer

JavaScript & jQuery - The Missing Manual

Nov 23, 2014
Ketogenic diets - treatments for epilepsy and other disorders by

Ketogenic diets - treatments for epilepsy and other disorders

"Sometimes called the "miracle diet," the ketogenic diet has helped doctors treat difficult-to-control epileptic seizures in thousands of children. Coauthored by four respected Johns Hopkins clinicians, Ketogenic Diets continues to be the definitive guide for parents, physicians, and dieticians wanting to implement this strict diet. This fifth edition has been extensively updated to reflect current advances in understanding how the diet works and how it should be used. Six new chapters address h

Nov 23, 2014
Ketogenic diets - treatments for epilepsy and other disorders by Kossof, Eric H., M.D./ Freeman, John M., M.D./ Turner, Zahava/ Rubenstein, James E., M.D.

Ketogenic diets - treatments for epilepsy and other disorders

"Sometimes called the "miracle diet," the ketogenic diet has helped doctors treat difficult-to-control epileptic seizures in thousands of children. Coauthored by four respected Johns Hopkins clinicians, Ketogenic Diets continues to be the definitive guide for parents, physicians, and dieticians wanting to implement this strict diet. This fifth edition has been extensively updated to reflect current advances in understanding how the diet works and how it should be used. Six new chapters address h

Nov 18, 2014
Last-minute survival secrets - 128 ingenious tips to endure the coming apocalypse and other minor inconveniences by Green, Joey, author.

Last-minute survival secrets - 128 ingenious tips to endure the coming apocalypse and other minor inconveniences

Nov 23, 2014
Last-minute survival secrets - 128 ingenious tips to endure the coming apocalypse and other minor inconveniences by Green, Joey.

Last-minute survival secrets - 128 ingenious tips to endure the coming apocalypse and other minor inconveniences

Nov 18, 2014
Leaders eat last - why some teams pull together and others don't by Sinek, Simon.

Leaders eat last - why some teams pull together and others don't

"The highly anticipated follow-up to the acclaimed bestseller Start With Why Simon Sinek's mission is to help people wake up every day inspired to go to work and return home every night fulfilled by their work. His first book, Start With Why, offered the essential starting point, explaining the power of focusing on WHY we do what we do, before getting into the details of WHAT and HOW. Start With Why became an instant classic, with a loyal following among Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurs, non

Nov 18, 2014
Learning to Program by Foote, Steven

Learning to Program

Nov 23, 2014
Lego Mindstorms Ev3 - Build and Program Your Own Lego Robots by Karch, Marziah

Lego Mindstorms Ev3 - Build and Program Your Own Lego Robots

Nov 23, 2014
Light & exposure for digital photographers by Davis, Harold, 1953-

Light & exposure for digital photographers

A guide to lighting and exposure with digital photography covers such topics as with with aperture and depth of field, selecting shutter speed, shooting in available and artificial light, and using ISO and noise.

Nov 23, 2014
Lincoln's selected writings - authoritative texts - Lincoln in his era - modern views by Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

Lincoln's selected writings - authoritative texts - Lincoln in his era - modern views

Nov 23, 2014
Lives in ruins - archaeologists and the seductive lure of human rubble by Johnson, Marilyn, 1954- author.

Lives in ruins - archaeologists and the seductive lure of human rubble

Examines "the lives of contemporary archaeologists as they sweat under the sun for clues to the puzzle of our past. Johnson digs and drinks alongside archaeologists, chases them through the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, and even Machu Picchu, and excavates their lives. Her subjects share stories we rarely read in history books, about slaves and Ice Age hunters, ordinary soldiers of the American Revolution, children of the first century, Chinese woman warriors, sunken fleets, mummies. What drives

Nov 18, 2014
Logic Pro X for dummies by English, Graham, author.

Logic Pro X for dummies

Nov 23, 2014
Loitering - new & collected essays by D'Ambrosio, Charles.

Loitering - new & collected essays

"Charles D'Ambrosio's essay collection Orphans spawned something of a cult following. In the decade since the tiny limited-edition volume sold out its print run, its devotees have pressed it upon their friends, students, and colleagues, only to find themselves begging for their copy's safe return. For anyone familiar with D'Ambrosio's writing, this enthusiasm should come as no surprise. His work is exacting and emotionally generous, often as funny as it is devastating. Loitering gathers those el

Nov 20, 2014
Loom band it - 60 rubber band projects for the budding loomineer by Roberts, Kat, author.

Loom band it - 60 rubber band projects for the budding loomineer

Provides instructions for creating sixty rubber band loom projects, including a flower garland, hexafish, tiara, and aloha necklace.

Nov 20, 2014
Love, skip, jump - start living the adventure of yes by Bryan, Shelene, 1968-

Love, skip, jump - start living the adventure of yes

The author describes the ways in which God has influenced the path of her life and encourages readers to say "yes" to God and discover the life adventures that result.

Nov 18, 2014
Love, skip, jump - start living the adventure of yes by Bryan, Shelene, 1968-

Love, skip, jump - start living the adventure of yes

The author describes the ways in which God has influenced the path of her life and encourages readers to say "yes" to God and discover the life adventures that result. --Publisher's description.

Nov 23, 2014
Making space - how the brain knows where things are by Groh, Jennifer M., 1966- author.

Making space - how the brain knows where things are

"Knowing where things are seems effortless. Yet our brains devote tremendous computational power to figuring out the simplest details about spatial relationships. Going to the grocery store or finding our cell phone requires sleuthing and coordination across different sensory and motor domains. Making Space traces this mental detective work to explain how the brain creates our sense of location. But it goes further, to make the case that spatial processing permeates all our cognitive abilities,

Nov 23, 2014
Mandela - my prisoner, my friend by Brand, Christo, author.

Mandela - my prisoner, my friend

After more than a decade as a prison guard overseeing Nelson Mandela (1918-2013), Brand, with the assistance of Mail on Sunday Africa correspondent Jones, chronicles the unlikely personal relationship they built.

Nov 23, 2014