Rules of Thumb: A Guide for Writers, Seventh Edition by Jay Silverman, Elaine Hughes and Diana Roberts Wienbroer English | 2006 | ISBN: 007353319X | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Brevity and practicality are the hallmarks of Rules of Thumb. Reflecting the most current MLA, APA, and Chicago documentation styles, the seventh edition remains the ideal handbook for improving grammar without overwhelming student writers with specialized terminology.
Lynda.com - Insights from David D. Levine - Writer Designer and Engineer English | Size: 487 MB Category: Lynda.com
David D. Levine has worn many hats in his long career: technical writer, interaction designer, software engineer, and award-winning science fiction author. His career path, with its ups, downs, and redirections, mirrors the one many job seekers find themselves on today. Find out how he turned a BA in architecture into a technical writing career, and, a decade later, transformed himself into an interaction designer and, finally, a software engineer. And see how, even after his retirement, he found ways to use his technical background to write science fiction stories. This course breaks down the different stages in David's career into sections where he answers questions and offers hard-won advice to job hunters. Dive in and get insights from an expertufrom more than one industry!
Borland C++ Builder 6 Developer's Guide 2nd Edition by Jarrod Hollingworth Sams | December 30 2002 | ISBN: 0672324806 | Pages: 1128 | PDF | 11.9 MB
C++Builder 6 Developer's Guide is revised for the latest version of C++Builder, the biggest update to C++Builder in years. C++Builder is an ANSI C++ IDE. The Version 6 adds BizSnap, a tool to build Web Services using XML/SOAP, .NET, and BizTalk from Microsoft, and SunONE from Sun Microsystems. Other new components include WebSnap for Web application development, DataSnap for database development, and CLX, which allows cross-platform development for Unix and Linux.
Help Your Kids with Math: A Unique Step-By-Step Visual Guide, Second Edition by Barry Lewis English | 2014 | ISBN: 1465421661 | 264 pages | PDF | 37,7 MB
After its publication in 2010, Help Your Kids with Math quickly climbed to the top of DK's bestseller charts. Families were hungry for meaningful math help-not Internet searches and hours of family frustration. The simple, visual approach of Help Your Kids with Math was exactly what parents needed to understand and explain the concepts children use most in grades 3 through 6.
Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide by Barbara Janson Cohen, Ann DePetris 2013 | ISBN: 1451187564 | English | 728 pages | PDF | 130 MB
Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide, 7e by Barbara Janson Cohen uses a stepwise approach to learning medical terminology. Part 1 describes how medical terms are built from word parts; Part 2 introduces body structures, diseases, and treatments; and Part 3 describes each body system. Individual chapters also build on knowledge in stages: the Key Terms sections list the terms most commonly used; more specialized terms are included in a later section entitled “Supplementary Terms.”
Professional Techniques for Video Game Writing by Wendy Despain English | 2008 | ISBN-10: 156881416X | PDF | 250 pages | 2,4 MB
This book by the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) Game Writing Special Interest Group focuses on various aspects of working as a professional game writer, including how to break in to game writing, writing manuals, narrative design, writing in a team, working as a freelancer, working with new intellectual property, and more. It includes exercises and writing samples; additional writing samples are available from the book's website.
Efficient Asset Management: A Practical Guide to Stock Portfolio Optimization and Asset Allocation, 2 edition by Richard O. Michaud and Robert O. Michaud English | 2008 | ISBN: 0195331915 | 144 pages | PDF | 2 MB
In spite of theoretical benefits, Markowitz mean-variance (MV) optimized portfolios often fail to meet practical investment goals of marketability, usability, and performance, prompting many investors to seek simpler alternatives.