Bigfoot, Yeti, and Other Ape-Men (Mysteries, Legends, and by Preston E. Dennett,Rosemary Ellen Guiley

By Preston E. Dennett,Rosemary Ellen Guiley

"Bigfoot, Yeti, and different Ape-Men" recounts old and smooth circumstances and sightings of mysterious creatures from numerous cultures around the globe. even if many claims approximately Bigfoot and related creatures are sponsored via medical proof, no definitive facts in their lifestyles has but been chanced on. Chapters of this identify contain: the arriving of Bigfoot; the vintage instances; Wild Ape-men the world over; Sasquatch technological know-how; and, well-known Hoaxes.

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British Prime Ministers From Balfour to Brown by Robert Pearce,Graham Goodlad

By Robert Pearce,Graham Goodlad

The origins of the put up of top Minister may be traced again to the eighteenth century while Sir Robert Walpole turned the monarch’s vital minister. From the sunrise of the 20 th century to the early years of the twenty-first, even though, either the ability and the importance of the function were transformed.

British best Ministers from Balfour to Brown explores the personalities and achievements of these twenty people who have held the top political workplace among 1902 and 2010. It contains reports of the dominant premiers who assisted in shaping Britain in peace and warfare – Lloyd George, Churchill, Thatcher and Blair – in addition to pictures of the fewer favourite, from Asquith and Baldwin to Wilson and Heath. every one bankruptcy provides a concise account of its subject’s upward push to strength, principles and motivations, and governing type, in addition to analyzing his or her contribution to policy-making and dealing with of the main problems with the time. Robert Pearce and Graham Goodlad discover each one leading Minister’s interplay with colleagues and political events, in addition to with cupboard, Parliament and different key associations of presidency. additionally they investigate the importance, and present popularity, of every of the premiers.

This ebook charts either the evolving value of the place of work of best Minister and the ongoing restraints at the workout of strength through Britain’s leaders. those concise, obtainable and stimulating biographies offer a vital source for college kids of political background and common readers alike.

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O Redentor (Portuguese Edition) by Jo Nesbo

By Jo Nesbo

Oslo. Noite gelada. Quem se deslocou ao centro para as últimas compras de Natal faz uma pausa numa movimentada praça para ouvir o concerto de rua do Exército de Salvação, mas um súbito estrépito cala a música e um homem cai no chão atingido por um tiro à queima-roupa. O inspetor Harry gap e a sua equipa têm pouco a que se agarrar para iniciar a investigação: não têm qualquer suspeito, não encontraram a arma do crime e desconhecem as motivações do criminoso. Mas é quando o assassino percebe que atingiu o homem errado que Harry gap se começa a deparar com enigmas perturbadores. Depois de um perspicaz trabalho de investigação a equipa concentra-se num suspeito. Ferido, sem dinheiro, com seis balas apenas no carregador e sem sítio para dormir numa gelada cidade nórdica, o assassino desespera, mas nada o demove do seu único propósito: eliminar o seu alvo.

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Elementi di diritto repressivo tributario (Italian Edition) by Nicolò Pollari,Fortunato Loria

By Nicolò Pollari,Fortunato Loria

Vengono analizzate, in forma estremamente sintetica ma esaustiva, le principali caratteristiche proprie delle fattispecie sanzionatorie in materie fiscale (sia di natura penale che amministrativa). Si riportano inoltre le più significative peculiarità procedimentali e processuali relative all'accertamento delle violazioni tributarie. Il quantity si rivolge ai professionisti ed agli operatori del settore, oltre che agli studenti universitari

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Practical Data Analysis by Hector Cuesta

By Hector Cuesta

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Plenty of small companies face gigantic quantities of information yet lack the interior talents to aid quantitative research. knowing how one can harness the facility of knowledge research utilizing the newest open resource expertise can make them delivering greater customer support, the visualization of shopper wishes, or maybe the facility to acquire clean insights in regards to the functionality of earlier items. useful facts research is a publication perfect for domestic and small company clients who are looking to slice and cube the information they've got available with minimal hassle.

Practical facts research is a hands-on consultant to knowing the character of your information and switch it into perception. it is going to introduce you to using computer studying suggestions, social networks analytics, and econometrics to aid your consumers get insights in regards to the pool of information they've got to hand. appearing info guidance and processing over a number of forms of information similar to textual content, pictures, graphs, files, and time sequence may also be covered.

Practical facts research offers an in depth exploration of the present paintings in information research via self-contained tasks. First you are going to discover the fundamentals of knowledge guidance and transformation via OpenRefine. then you definately gets all started with exploratory info research utilizing the D3js visualization framework. additionally, you will be brought to a few of the desktop studying recommendations akin to, category, regression, and clusterization via useful initiatives equivalent to junk mail class, predicting gold costs, and discovering clusters on your fb buddies’ community. you'll the right way to resolve difficulties in textual content category, simulation, time sequence forecast, social media, and MapReduce via distinct tasks. eventually you'll paintings with quite a lot of Twitter info utilizing MapReduce to accomplish a sentiment research applied in Python and MongoDB.

Practical info research includes a mix of conscientiously chosen algorithms and information scrubbing that permits you to show your info into insight.


Practical facts research is a pragmatic, step by step consultant to empower small companies to regulate and study your facts and extract precious info from the data.

Who this e-book is for

This ebook is for builders, small company clients, and analysts who are looking to enforce facts research and visualization for his or her corporation in a pragmatic approach. you wish no previous adventure with facts research or info processing; besides the fact that, uncomplicated wisdom of programming, facts, and linear algebra is assumed.

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El luminoso regalo (Spanish Edition) by Manuel Vilas

By Manuel Vilas

"El luminoso regalo vendrá del Universo y arrasará el mundo. Puedo verlo." Víctor Dilan es un escritor de éxito que campa a sus anchas por una España prosaica y vulgar. Devoto del sexo y poseedor de un don maligno, un luminoso regalo, un impossible to resist magnetismo que atrae irremediablemente a las mujeres hasta su cama, su vida da un giro tras su encuentro con Ester, l. a. Bruja, "una incandescencia carnívora que vuelve locos a los hombres". Esta milagrosa aparición lo pone frente a un reflejo de sí mismo, más duro y más perverso, y es el inicio de una relación apocalíptica que lo conducirá a una ansiada y profética destrucción. El lector, convertido en voyeur, descubre los recovecos más oscuros e íntimos de un puñado de personajes desbocados, procaces y entregados al sexo. Entrelazando diversos niveles de ficción, Manuel Vilas revisa de forma paródica l. a. naturaleza del amor y el erotismo, que cobran una dimensión mística. Con banda sonora de Dylan (quien inspira el nombre artístico del protagonista) y una lúcida invocación de grandes obras como 2001. Una odisea del espacio o Cumbres borrascosas, l. a. historia de los angeles locura de Víctor Dilan parece l. a. más sincera y desgarrada de las confesiones. ¿Una visión lúcida o alucinada del mundo?

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Developmental Time and Timing by Gerald Turkewitz,Darlynne A. Devenny

By Gerald Turkewitz,Darlynne A. Devenny

Many theorists now think that improvement emerges out of the arrival jointly of a number of affects at the constructing organism. to appreciate improvement, not just is it vital to spot those affects, however it is critical to explain their courting to each other. during this dynamic view of improvement, emergent association is the results of the parts of improvement coming jointly. Timing is worried with the connection among elements that experience varied premiums of development.

This booklet brings jointly the paintings of numerous investigators who've contributed to our realizing of the impression of timing on improvement throughout the exam of other capabilities and varied organisms. by way of juxtaposing their paintings it really is attainable to determine that the concept that of timing has explanatory price at quite a few degrees of association for the certainty of improvement. The book's unifying subject permits the reader to make conceptual analogies throughout species and throughout degrees of association with no being reductionistic. proposing the paintings of researchers in developmental and experimental psychology, biopsychology, neuropsychology, existence span improvement, and drugs, the booklet deals a theoretical base from which to check the worth of utilizing timing as a build and particular examples of analysis courses that have applied timing to border their learn questions.

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Climbing Anchors, 3rd (How To Climb Series) by John Long,Bob Gaines

By John Long,Bob Gaines

This thoroughly revised and up-to-date variation with all new colour photos brings jointly in one quantity the anchoring platforms most well liked between climbers. such a lot climbers this present day research their craft on man made mountaineering partitions and on activity routes with fastened safety. Their first efforts to steer on trad routes frequently come as a impolite shock--they locate that they have not the talents and coaching to protect the climb or to establish reliable belays. This new version of Climbing Anchors is the climber's entire and authoritative resource of knowledge on security, from basic knots to stylish rigging and equalizing skills.

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The Mystery of the Island by Henry Kingsley,D.L. Bryers

By Henry Kingsley,D.L. Bryers

this is often the final of Henry Kingsley's works. it's a enjoyable Victorian experience written easily yet with plenty of twists and turns, and a colorful choice of characters. every age who like background at the excessive seas will locate this a simple and pleasing learn, with all of the Victorian idiosyncrasies of dialect defined for the twenty first century reader (except one).

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