Architecture and the Vernacular: An Introduction to Architecture, Design and the Everyday

Architecture and the Vernacular: An Introduction to Architecture, Design and the Everyday al mejor precio Descripcion: What is the connection between the elite world of avant-garde architectural design and the 'ordinary' everyday buildings which most of us inhabit in our daily lives? Architecture and the Vernacular explores the troubled borders between architectural design and the everyday world. In contrast to the view widely-held in architectural circles, this book argues...

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Introduction to the Physics and Techniques of Remote Sensing (Wiley Series in Remote Sensing and Image Processing)

Introduction to the Physics and Techniques of Remote Sensing (Wiley Series in Remote Sensing and Image Processing) al mejor precio Descripcion:INTRODUCTION TO THE PHYSICS AND TECHNIQUES OF REMOTE SENSING DISCOVER CUTTING EDGE THEORY AND APPLICATIONS OF MODERN REMOTE SENSING IN GEOLOGY, OCEANOGRAPHY, ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE, IONOSPHERIC STUDIES, AND MOREThe thoroughly revised third edition of the Introduction to the Physics and Techniques of Remote Sensing delivers a comprehensive update to the authoritative textbook, offering readers new sections on radar interferometry,...

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Introduction to Environmental Modeling (English Edition)

Introduction to Environmental Modeling (English Edition) al mejor precio Descripcion: This textbook presents an understanding of how basic physical descriptions can be translated into mathematical analogues that provide an opportunity to investigate environmental processes. Examples come from a range of hydrologic, atmospheric, and geophysical problems. The emphasis is on simple examples and calculations that add to understanding. The book provides a sense for the meaning of mathematical expressions, a...

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An Introduction to Radiation Dosimetry: 4 (Techniques of Measurement in Medicine Series, Series Number 4)

An Introduction to Radiation Dosimetry: 4 (Techniques of Measurement in Medicine Series, Series Number 4) al mejor precio Descripcion: First published in 1979, this volume presents an elementary and, as far as is practicable, non-mathematical introduction to radiation dosimetry. Where it proved necessary to use mathematical notation, it was kept to a simple level. The volume treats dosimetry from first principles, dealing with the interaction of the various radiations...

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A Child’s Introduction to the Environment: The Air, Earth, and Sea Around Us — Plus Experiments, Projects, and Activities YOU Can Do to Help Our Planet! … Introduction Series) (English Edition)

A Child's Introduction to the Environment: The Air, Earth, and Sea Around Us -- Plus Experiments, Projects, and Activities YOU Can Do to Help Our Planet! ... Introduction Series) (English Edition) al mejor precio Descripcion: Explore the water, land, and air around us with this entertaining and informative look at our magnificent planet—and learn how your experiments, activities, and everyday actions can help save the environment.  ...

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Global Bioethics: An introduction (English Edition)

Global Bioethics: An introduction (English Edition) al mejor precio Descripcion:The panorama of bioethical problems is different today. Patients travel to Thailand for fast surgery; commercial surrogate mothers in India deliver babies to parents in rich countries; organs, body parts and tissues are trafficked from East to Western Europe; physicians and nurses migrating from Africa to the U.S; thousands of children or patients with malaria, tuberculosis and AIDS are dying each day because they cannot afford effective drugs that...

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Little Creatures: An Introduction to Classical Music

Little Creatures: An Introduction to Classical Music al mejor precio Descripcion:This book pairs five centuries of music history with stunning illustrations of fascinating little creatures&;insects, arachnids, and amphibians; wasps, butterflies, frogs, and snakes. A glossary of musical terms and a short biography of each composer are included along with a CD (plus a unique code for the digital download) of recordings performed by the likes of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, the Liverpool Philharmonic, and the Nashville Symphony. Numero de Serie: 2924774551 Historial...

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Crystals and Crystal Growing For Children: A guide and introduction to the science of crystallography and mineralogy for kids (Earth Sciences, Geology … for Young People Book 1) (English Edition)

Crystals and Crystal Growing For Children: A guide and introduction to the science of crystallography and mineralogy for kids (Earth Sciences, Geology ... for Young People Book 1) (English Edition) al mejor precio Descripcion: What do you think of when you think of crystals? You might think of rich jewels or you may think of a hotel chandelier? Well you would be surprised at how many other things in...

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Eloquent JavaScript: A Modern Introduction to Programming

Eloquent JavaScript: A Modern Introduction to Programming al mejor precio Descripcion:Completely revised and updated, this best-selling introduction to programming in JavaScript focuses on writing real applications.Eloquent JavaScript dives into the JavaScript language to show programmers how to write elegant, effective JavaScript code. Like any good programming book, Eloquent JavaScript begins with fundamentals--variables, control structures, functions, and data structures--then moves on to complex topics like object-oriented programming and regular expressions. This third edition introduces new features covering the 2017...

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Introduction to Sanatana Dharma

Introduction to Sanatana Dharma al mejor precio Descripcion:Sometimes known as "Hinduism", or alternately as the Vedic tradition, the religion of Sanatana Dharma is the most ancient, continuously practiced spiritual tradition on earth. The term “Sanatana Dharma” is translated from the Sanskrit language to English as the “Eternal Natural Way”. It is the religion of over one-billion of the world’s current inhabitants. In this very accessible and easily readable new book, Sri Dharma Pravartaka Acharya (one of the world's...

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