Category: Guidebooks

House, M.D.: The Official Guide to the Hit Medical Drama

By Ian Jackman

The first licensed significant other to the Emmy Award-winning clinical drama House, M.D., starring Hugh Laurie, House M.D: The respectable advisor to the Hit clinical Drama features complete behind the scenes entry to the forged and workforce of the preferred tv sequence, with an advent by means of Hugh Laurie.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

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How to do Media and Cultural Studies

By Jane Stokes

'Crammed with helpful recommendation added in a straight-forward, no nonsense process this article is helping scholars to get off the beginning blocs.... i like to recommend that each one media dissertation scholars start their undertaking with it' - Simon Cottle, college of Melbourne

How to do Media and Cultural Studies presents a vital scholar consultant to the method of study and writing. aimed toward any scholar approximately to begin on a longer essay or dissertation it covers the entire key levels - from formulating a examine query to writing up.

How to do Media and Cultural Studies:

- Covers either quantitative and qualitative methods

- comprises separate chapters of ways to investigate media and cultural texts, industries and audiences

- Works via a chain of key examples of media and cultural research

- encompasses a checklist of worthwhile library assets and crucial internet sites

Suitable to be used as a coursebook, this e-book is also used independently by way of scholars. No different publication presents such an available and useful guide. find out how to do Media and Cultural Studies is a necessary buy for all media, communique, movie and cultural reports scholars.

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Ubuntu: Up and Running: A Power User's Desktop Guide

By Robin Nixon

Ubuntu for everybody! This renowned Linux-based working approach is ideal for individuals with little technical history. It's easy to put in, and simple to take advantage of -- with a powerful specialize in defense. Ubuntu: Up and Running indicates you the fine details of the program with an entire hands-on journey. You'll find out how Ubuntu works, find out how to speedy configure and keep Ubuntu 10.04, and the way to take advantage of this distinct working method for networking, enterprise, and residential leisure.

This e-book features a DVD with the entire Ubuntu process and several other really good versions -- together with the Mythbuntu multimedia unlock.
* decide on between 3 computer environments: GNOME, KDE, or XFCE
* attach printers, sound playing cards, cameras, webcams, and iPhones
* Use the Linux filesystem with both the machine or the command line
* examine networking features, comparable to dossier and folder sharing and web entry
* Get an in-depth advent to the company productiveness suite
* the best way to use WINE to run home windows courses
* enforce improvements speedy and simply
* discover the place to get, and the way to put in, different nice software program for Linux

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Learn Enough Text Editor To Be Dangerous (Developer Fundamentals, Book 2)

By Michael Hartl


Learn Enough™ textual content Editor to Be risky is designed that will help you discover ways to use what's arguably an important merchandise within the aspiring machine magician’s bag of methods: a textual content editor. studying tips to use a textual content editor is a vital part of technical sophistication.

Unlike different textual content editor tutorials, that are in general tied to a selected editor, this instructional is designed to introduce the complete type of application—a classification many of us don’t even understand exists. additionally, editor-specific tutorials are usually geared toward expert builders, and usually think years of expertise, yet examine Enough™ textual content Editor to Be harmful doesn’t even imagine you recognize what a “text editor” is. Its simply prerequisite is a uncomplicated realizing of the Unix command line, reminiscent of that supplied via examine Enough™ Command Line to Be Dangerous.1 simply because research Enough™ textual content Editor to Be harmful is a part of a chain of tutorials designed to educate the basics of software program improvement (with a specific specialize in the must haves for studying internet improvement with the Ruby on Rails Tutorial), it’s preferrred for someone who desires to study the talents essential to paintings with builders or to develop into builders themselves. eventually, whether you understand the right way to use a textual content editor, following this instructional (and doing the workouts) can assist fill in any gaps on your wisdom, and also you may well even research a number of new tricks.

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The Rough Guide to Peru

The tough advisor to Peru is the final word trip consultant to this attention-grabbing kingdom, with full-color maps and distinctive assurance of all its areas. observe Peru's highlights with professional details on every thing from climbing the Inca path and wildlife-spotting within the Amazon rainforest to buying souvenirs in bright markets and looking for the simplest eating places for ceviche.

This newly up-to-date consultant comprises insider reports of the easiest inns, bars, golf equipment, outlets and eating places for all budgets, in addition to attractive images that brings all of it to life.

Make the main of it slow with The tough consultant to Peru.

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The A to Z of Fantasy Literature (The A to Z Guide Series)

As soon as upon a time all literature used to be delusion, set in a legendary prior while magic existed, animals talked, and the gods took an energetic hand in earthly affairs. because the legendary earlier used to be displaced in Western estimation by way of the history and novelists turned more and more preoccupied with the current, fable used to be quickly marginalized until eventually the past due twentieth century, whilst it loved a striking resurgence in each stratum of the literary marketplace.

Stableford presents a useful advisor to this series of occasions and to the present nation of the sphere. The chronology tracks the evolution of delusion from the origins of literature to the twenty first century. The creation explains the character of the impulses developing and shaping myth literature, the issues of its definition and the explanations for its altering old fortunes. The dictionary contains cross-referenced entries on greater than seven hundred authors, ranging around the whole ancient spectrum, whereas greater than two hundred different entries describe the delusion subgenres, key photos in delusion literature, technical phrases utilized in fable feedback, and the in detail convoluted courting among literary fantasies, scholarly fantasies, and way of life fantasies. The e-book concludes with an in depth bibliography that levels from normal textbooks and really good bills of the historical past and scholarship of fable literature, via bibliographies and money owed of the myth literature of other international locations, to person writer stories and helpful web pages.

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Istanbul (Eyewitness Travel Guides)

DK Eyewitness commute consultant: Istanbul will lead you directly to the simplest points of interest this urban has to provide. This totally up-to-date guidebook comprises 3-D cutaway illustrations, flooring plans, and reconstructions of Istanbul's gorgeous structure, plus maps of the major districts to discover walking. there is even a chart exhibiting the jogging distances among significant points of interest.

DK Eyewitness go back and forth advisor: Istanbul covers this city's unforgettable points of interest intensive and is derived whole with a pull-out urban map that in actual fact marks the points of interest from the guidebook. The map has specified road perspectives of all of the key components, transportation maps, info on easy methods to get round the urban, and an easy-to-use highway index.

In this advisor, you are going to additionally locate distinctive listings of the simplest lodges, eating places, bars, and retailers for all budgets, plus insider tips about every thing from the place to discover the easiest markets and nightspots to nice points of interest for kids. With hundreds and hundreds of pictures, illustrations, and maps, DK Eyewitness trip advisor: Istanbul indicates you what others purely inform you.

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Visual Guide to Lock Picking (1st Edition)

By Mark McCloud

This can be the definitive consultant for studying the artwork of lock settling on. inside of you'll find the secrets and techniques of the alternate. via examining this e-book, practising, and using the tools brought, you could effectively turn into a grasp at deciding upon all of the universal locks of this present day.
This e-book makes it effortless and offers you the sting to quick study what it takes others years to assemble. This booklet is a priceless addition to any assortment and should open doorways for you.
Not basically does this ebook hide what instruments and strategies are had to choose most typical locks, however it additionally is going via what to do step by step; and really teaches you the way to do it. It explains what all the instruments are and for what they're used. What fairly units this ebook a ways above the contest, in spite of the fact that, is the immense collection of illustrations that make every thing effortless to appreciate. This quite is a visible consultant containing over 60 pages full of diagrams and drawings that might immediately express you ways locks paintings, and precisely what to do to avoid them. you can begin studying this day!
This booklet makes studying the paintings of lock choosing enjoyable and simple. You don't need to waste some time guessing how it's performed, interpreting a few amateur's theories, or attempting to examine from the films. (They continuously get it wrong). Now, you will get actual info that the pros use. Their secrets and techniques have eventually been published.
Inside, you'll find sections approximately warded locks, pin tumblers, wafer tumblers, and extra. those are the locks discovered on so much residential and advertisement doorways, autos, padlocks, desks, submitting cupboards, safes, gear, merchandising machines, motorbike locks, etc... each one part encompasses a specific and straightforward to appreciate clarification as to how that kind of lock works. This e-book even outlines numerous routines you could practice for you to increase your lock choosing abilities. You'll be selecting each lock in your home very quickly.
Now, you could comprehend the know-how that has saved thieves at bay for hundreds of years. Even during antiquity, in the halls of the good pyramids, tomb raiders discovered their untold riches at the back of unusually refined locks. Today's locks inherit those similar precept designs. We provide the keys to their secrets and techniques.
How time and again have you ever or anyone you recognize been locked out? Now, you don't need to be helpless in that scenario once you wait and depend on a few locksmith who's going to cost you many of cash to do what you are able to do your self. You don't need to be a sufferer of your situations. the subsequent time somebody forgets their keys, you'll be convinced with the information so you might aid your self and your mates and retailer handsome profit within the approach.
This is the authoritative advisor on lock identifying. whether easy methods to choose a few locks, this publication covers suggestions & recommendations so that you can use. This e-book is ideal for present locksmiths, car repossessors, and vehicle purchasers.
Whether you have an interest in changing into a locksmith, want to know the right way to pass protection locks in your activity in legislations enforcement or emergency providers, drawn to lock settling on as a pastime, simply are looking to be ready in an emergency, or for no matter what cause, this booklet gets you started out correct!

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