The Sound Reinforcement Handbook

Author Ralph Jones ISBN-10 436 ISBN-13 Year 1988-01-01 Pages Sound reinforcement is the use of audio amplification systems This book is the first and only book of its kind to cover all aspects of designing and using such systems for public address and musical performance The book features information on both the audio theory involved and the practical applications of that theory explaining everything from microphones to loudspeakers This revised edition features almost 40 new pages and is even easier to follow with the addition of an index and a simplified page and chapter numbering system New topics covered include MIDI Synchronization and an Appendix on Logarithms 416 Pages Language English Publisher Hal Leonard Publ Co Download Link Click Here undefined

Reflected in You (Crossfire)

Author Sylvia Day ISBN-10 0425263916 ISBN-13 9780425263914 Year 2012-10-23 Pages 352 Language English Publisher Berkley Download Link Click Here THE 1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERTHE SENSUAL SAGA OF EVA AND GIDEON CONTINUES in the hotly anticipated follow up to BARED TO YOU the New York Times bestselling novel of EROTIC ROMANCE THAT SHOULD NOT BE MISSED Romance Novel NewsGideon Cross As beautiful and flawless on the outside as he was damaged and tormented on the inside He was a bright scorching flame that singed me with the darkest of pleasures I couldn t stay away I didn t want to He was my addiction my every desire mine My past was as violent as his and I was just as broken We d never work It was too hard too painful except when it was perfect Those moments when the driving hunger and desperate love were the most exquisite insanity We were bound by our need And our passion would take us beyond our limits to the sweetest sharpest edge of obsession

Analyzing Baseball Data with R (Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series)

Author Max Marchi ISBN-10 1466570229 ISBN-13 9781466570221 Year 2013-10-29 Pages 352 Language English Publisher Chapman and Hall/CRC Download Link Click Here With its flexible capabilities and open source platform R has become a major tool for analyzing detailed high quality baseball data Analyzing Baseball Data with R provides an introduction to R for sabermetricians baseball enthusiasts and students interested in exploring the rich sources of baseball data It equips readers with the necessary skills and software tools to perform all of the analysis steps from gathering the datasets and entering them in a convenient format to visualizing the data via graphs to performing a statistical analysis The authors first present an overview of publicly available baseball datasets and a gentle introduction to the type of data structures and exploratory and data management capabilities of R They also cover the traditional graphics functions in the base package and introduce more sophisticated graphical displays available through the lattice and ggplot2 packages Much of the book illustrates the use of R through popular sabermetrics topics including the Pythagorean formula runs expectancy career trajectories simulation of games and seasons patterns of streaky behavior of players and fielding measures Each chapter contains exercises that encourage…

Paint by Sticker Kids: Create 10 Pictures One Sticker at a Time

Author Workman Publishing ISBN-10 0761189416 ISBN-13 9780761189411 Year 2016-04-05 Pages 34 Language English Publisher Workman Publishing Company Download Link Click Here Move over coloring books Heres an entirely new craft that kids will love Paint by Sticker Kids Paint by Sticker Kids is the same compelling craft first introduced in Paint by Sticker but just for kids The book includes everything you need to create 10 bright playful full color illustrationsillustrated templates printed on perforated card stock and 10 pages of stickers to fill in and create the artwork The fun vibrant images are rendered in low poly a computer graphics style using geometric polygon shapes to create a 3 D effect As in paint by number each template is divided into hundreds of spaces each with a number that corresponds to a particular sticker Find the sticker peel it and place it in the right space Add the next and the next and the next and voila Its a rocket ship blasting through space A Tyrannosaurus rex prowling his domain A pickup truck hauling its load A friendly toucan hanging on his perch Kids will love watching these pictures come to life Plus each is suitable for framing or…

Curious Kids Nature Guide: Explore the Amazing Outdoors of the Pacific Northwest

Author Fiona Cohen ISBN-10 1632170833 ISBN-13 9781632170835 Year 2017-05-02 Pages 96 Language English Publisher Little Bigfoot Download Link Click Here Filled with fun facts and 100 full color beautiful and scientifically accurate illustrations this nature guide will inspire kids to go outdoors and discover the natural wonders of the Pacific Northwest Did you know that baby raccoons are smaller than a bar of soap Or that salmon smell using little pits in the front of their eyes Curious Kids Nature Guide is filled with full color illustrations and fun facts about the natural wonders of the Pacific Northwest encouraging kids to discover and explore nature in their own backyards and beyond Organized by habitat forest beach fresh water and backyards and urban parks this book will teach kids about some of the most intriguing flora fauna and natural phenomena of the region while also sharing ecological lessons

Hattaway, Paul & Liu, Zhenying, The Heavenly Man

Author Paul & Liu, Zhenying & Hathaway, Paul & Yun, Brother Hattaway ISBN-10 082546207X ISBN-13 9780825462078 Year 0000-00-00 Pages 368 Language English Publisher Monarch Books Download Link Click Here The Heavenly Man is the intensely dramatic story of how God took a young half starved boy from a poor village in Henan Province and used him mightily to preach the gospel despite horrific opposition Brother Yun is one of China s house church leaders a man who despite his relative youth has suffered prolonged torture and imprisonment for his faith His account challenges any complacency about the situation in China where international ecumenic investment ignores the brutal fact that religious persecution is still a daily reality for millions Instead of focusing on the many miracle or experiences of suffering however Yun prefers to emphasize the character and beauty of Jesus

Camille’s Mermaid Tale (Wellie Wishers)

Author Valerie Tripp ISBN-10 1609588754 ISBN-13 9781609588755 Year 2017-02-09 Pages 104 Language English Publisher American Girl Download Link Click Here Camille loves the ocean the warm sand the pretty shells and the sparkling waves that tickle her toes Sometimes she even imagines that she s a mermaid with whales and dolphins for friends When the other WellieWishers see how much Camille misses her summers by the sea they want to help but how can four girls turn a garden into an ocean

Women of Abstract Expressionism

Author Irving Sandler ISBN-10 0300208421 ISBN-13 9780300208429 Year 2016-06-14 Pages 216 Language English Publisher Yale University Press Download Link Click Here A long awaited survey of female Abstract Expressionist artists revealing the richness and lasting influence of their work The artists Jay DeFeo Helen Frankenthaler Grace Hartigan Elaine de Kooning Lee Krasner Joan Mitchell and many other women played major roles in the development of Abstract Expressionism which flourished in New York and San Francisco in the 1940s and 1950s and has been recognized as the first fully American modern art movement Though the contributions of these women were central to American art of the twentieth century their work has not received the same critical attention as that of their male counterparts Women of Abstract Expressionism is a long overdue survey Lavishly illustrated with full color plates emphasizing the expressive freedom of direct gesture and process at the core of the movement this book features biographies of more than forty artists offering insight into their lives and work Essays by noted scholars explore the techniques concerns and legacies of women in Abstract Expressionism shedding light on their unique experiences This groundbreaking book reveals the richness of the careers of these…

The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing and Ropework (Dover Maritime)

Author Hervey Garrett Smith ISBN-10 0486264408 ISBN-13 9780486264400 Year 2012-05-11 Pages 256 Language English Publisher Dover Publications Download Link Click Here Over 150 years ago the skills needed to operate a merchant sailing vessel were many and varied While not nearly as much in demand today as they were in the days of the Yankee clippers these skills nevertheless remain important and necessary to today s yachtsmen and owners of smaller pleasure boats In this excellent handbook on basic shipboard skills marine expert Hervey Garrett Smith offers boating and yachting enthusiasts a complete course in rigging working and maintaining a ship More than 100 illustrations help the reader grasp the fundamentals and fine points of handling a ship while the author describes in detail a sailor s tools basic knots and useful hitches as well as the arts of splicing handsewing and canvas work Other topics equally important to safe economical and efficient boat maintenance and management include belaying coiling and stowing towing procedures how to make a chafing gear and much more Easy to follow instructions for fashioning decorative knots ornamental coverings and nettings and even how to make a proper bucket round out this engaging and informative guide…

Teaching with Love & Logic: Taking Control of the Classroom

Author Jim Fay ISBN-10 0944634486 ISBN-13 9780944634486 Year 0000-00-00 Pages 399 Language English Publisher Love and Logic Press Download Link Click Here Teachers often find themselves facing a variety of classroom situations never covered in initial training This valuable resource helps teachers increase skills enhance professional development and maximize classroom learning time Discover why Love and Logic works in the school environment and understand the psychological reasons for its effectiveness Jim Fay and David Funk s truly positive approach and time tested ideas and strategies will empower teachers to effectively manage classroom dynamics while bringing the joy back to teaching