A pirâmide vermelha (As crônicas do Kane Livro 1) by Rick Riordan

By Rick Riordan

Desde a morte da mãe, seis anos atrás, Carter Kane viaja o mundo com o pai, o egiptólogo Dr. Julius Kane. Ele não frequenta a escola e seus pertences cabem em uma única mala. Enquanto isso, Sadie, sua irmã mais nova, é criada pelos avós em Londres. Ela tem tudo o que Carter queria: casa, amigos e uma vida "normal". E ele, o que ela mais deseja: conviver com o pai. Depois de tanto pace separados, os irmãos não tinham praticamente mais nada em comum.

Até que na noite de Natal, em uma visita ao British Museum, o pai faz uma estranha promessa: tudo voltará a ser como antes. Mas seu plano dá errado, e os irmãos acabam assistindo ao momento em que um personagem misterioso desaparece com o egiptólogo e provoca uma explosão magnífica.

Para salvar o pai, os irmãos embarcam em uma perigosa jornada, na qual descobrem que os deuses do Egito Antigo foram despertados e algo terrível está para acontecer - e que tudo isso está relacionado com uma ligação ancestral entre os Kane e a Casa da Vida, ordem secreta que existe desde a época dos faraós.

Primeiro quantity da série As crônicas dos Kane, A pirâmide vermelha leva aos leitores a aventura, o mistério e o irresistível humor já característicos dos livros de Rick Riordan, autor da bem-sucedida série Percy Jackson e os olimpianos. Os capítulos narrados ora por Carter, ora por Sadie, dão à história o tom ao mesmo pace engraçado e comovente da rivalidade e das provocações entre os irmãos, que mal se conhecem no início da saga, mas, quem sabe, ainda serão grandes companheiros.

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Griffith REVIEW 39: Tasmania - The Tipping Point? by Julianne Schultz,Natasha Cica

By Julianne Schultz,Natasha Cica

Kathy Marks' essay 'Channelling Mannalargenna', concerning the survival and feel of self between Tasmania's aboriginal inhabitants, gained the 2013 Walkley Award for Indigenous Affairs.

A ground-breaking and topical version of Griffith REVIEW that would spotlight quick alterations in Tasmania, previous and current, by means of the state's most sensible writers and thinkers.

Tasmania, the smallest of Australia's states, has lengthy been at the fringe of nationwide conversations approximately prosperity, equality and identification.

In Tasmania: The Tipping Point? Griffith REVIEW serves up strategic slices of Tasmania's earlier, current and destiny, ready through the various state's most sensible writers. Thinkers and doers from Tasmania and past, together with contributors of its diaspora, research no matter if the island country has reached a 'tipping point'.

Geographic isolation, a particular average setting and small social scale are more and more obvious as benefits, proposing amazing possibilities. the arriving of David Walsh's block-busting Museum of outdated and New paintings in Hobart has encouraged self belief in championing Tasmania as a cultural, fiscal, environmental and social try mattress - regardless of a few entrenched neighborhood resistance.

Tasmania: The Tipping Point? demanding situations how Tasmania is visible via outsiders, and illuminates how Tasmanians see themselves, down domestic and within the world.

(Published with the aid of the college of Tasmania.)

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El libro de los Nùmeros (Colección CODEX) (Spanish Edition) by Ignacio Gómez Gallegos,www.algarabiaeditorial.com

By Ignacio Gómez Gallegos,www.algarabiaeditorial.com

Éste es un libro sobre los números que van del zero al a hundred. Pero no es un libro de matemáticas, sino de trivialities. Está lleno de datos inútiles, no esenciales, sin importancia, pero divertidos, que forman parte de los angeles cultura normal y que, sobre todo, enriquecen una conversación. Es un libro que contiene información encontrada al azar, por lo que los datos provienen de muy diversas fuentes; algunos de estos datos seguramente generarán polémica y otros podrán variar con el tiempo.

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Beginning Visual C# 2012 Programming by Karli Watson,Jacob Vibe Hammer,Jon D. Reid,Morgan

By Karli Watson,Jacob Vibe Hammer,Jon D. Reid,Morgan Skinner,Daniel Kemper,Christian Nagel

Step-by-step beginner’s advisor to visible C# 2012

Written for amateur programmers who are looking to research programming with C# and the .NET framework, this e-book bargains programming fundamentals reminiscent of variables, stream keep an eye on, and item orientated programming. It then strikes into internet and home windows programming and information entry (databases and XML). The authors specialize in the software that newcomers use regularly to software C#, the visible C# 2012 improvement surroundings in visible Studio 2012.

  • Puts the highlight on key starting point subject matters with easy-to-follow directions for Microsoft visible C# 2012
  • Explores the way to software for variables, expressions, move keep watch over, and functions
  • Explains the debugging approach and blunder dealing with in addition to item orientated programming, and lots more and plenty more

Beginning Microsoft visible C# 2012 Programming offers rookies a advisor to writing powerful programming code following uncomplicated step by step equipment, each one by way of the chance to aim out newly got skills.

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Orchestra in Our Brain : The Story of a Child with Epilepsy by Cynthia Fabian

By Cynthia Fabian

Synopsis:
Robert, a five-year-old with epilepsy, has a seizure in school. the scholars don’t comprehend what a seizure is all approximately, and one baby even makes enjoyable of Robert.

To make Robert and the opposite scholars comprehend what occurred, the trainer supplies the youngsters a lesson in tune, describing it as an Orchestra in Our mind. He illustrates simply how the mind works by utilizing musical metaphors.

Robert’s mind determined to play the incorrect be aware, so he had a seizure. The orchestra in his mind was once a little off key.

This book’s basic and non-graphic approach to clarify epilepsy to teenagers is person who will let teenagers to appreciate seizures, and to benefit approximately those people who are varied than themselves.

About the Author:
Previously a instructor, Cynthia Fabian now speaks in libraries and faculties. “I have had epilepsy my whole existence and feature constantly needed to conquer hindrances in lots of methods. This booklet is extra approximately making your self the simplest, via preserving a favorable perspective than whatever else.” She is writing her subsequent e-book, Can’t and capable, utilizing celebrity metaphors.

Publisher’s web site: http://www.strategicpublishinggroup.com/title/OrchestraInOurBrain.html

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Microsoft Windows PowerShell 3.0 First Look by Adam Driscoll

By Adam Driscoll

This ebook teams positive factors into logical chapters via subject. each one function is absolutely defined, with correct historical past info, and easy examples. directors or strength clients seeking to fast study and discover the hot positive factors of PowerShell 3.0 will locate this booklet convenient. earlier adventure of Powershell isn't required yet may well make a few subject matters more uncomplicated to understand.

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Tumford's Rude Noises by Nancy Tillman

By Nancy Tillman

Tumford isn't a poor cat. it truly is simply, like many teenagers, Tum likes to make loud noises. yet this day, his mom and dad will not be within the temper. they've got associates coming over and Tummy is not only loud. No, Tumford is rude!

This fascinating story from the a number of New York instances bestselling writer Nancy Tillman is certain to please readers in all places, as she once more reaffirms that – irrespective of how a lot difficulty you can get into – you're loved.

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Ghalib: Selected Poems by Ghalib,Paul Smith

By Ghalib,Paul Smith

GHALIB: chosen POEMS

Translation & creation Paul Smith

Mirza Asadullah Beg (1797-1869}, referred to as Ghalib (conqueror), a pen-name or takhallus he followed within the culture of all classical Urdu poets, was once born within the urban of Agra of oldsters with Turkish aristocratic ancestry. while he used to be purely 5 his father Abdullah Beg Khan died in a conflict whereas operating less than Rao Raja Bakhtwar Singh of Alwar and his uncle Nasrullah Beg Khan took cost of him. yet he misplaced his uncle additionally on the age of 8. He then moved to Delhi. He lived on country patronage, credits or the generosity of neighbors. His reputation got here to him posthumously. He had remarked in the course of his lifestyles that even supposing his age had overlooked his greatness he will be well-known by means of later generations. background has vindicated his declare. even though he wrote ghazals, qit’as and ruba’is in Persian he's extra recognized for these written in Urdu. earlier than Ghalib, the Urdu ghazal was once essentially an expression of anguished love yet Ghalib expressed his philosophy and cynicism on God and different topics. in line with the conventions of the ghazal, in such a lot of Ghalib’s couplets the cherished can be a appealing lady, boy, monarch or maybe… God, as in his Sufi poems. here's a collection of his ghazals and different poems from the Persian & Urdu within the right shape and that means. two hundred pages

COMMENTS ON PAUL SMITH’S TRANSLATION OF HAFIZ’S ‘DIVAN’.

“It isn't really a joke... the English model of the entire ghazals of Hafiz is a brilliant feat and of paramount significance. i'm astonished. If he involves Iran i'll kiss the fingertips that wrote the sort of masterpiece encouraged through the author of all.” Dr. Mir Mohammad Taghavi (Dr. of Literature) Tehran.
“Superb translations. ninety nine% Hafiz 1% Paul Smith.” Ali Akbar Shapurzman, translator into Persian and knower of Hafiz’s Divan off via heart.

Paul Smith is a poet, writer and translator of over eighty books of Sufi poets of the Persian, Arabic, Urdu, Turkish, Pashtu and different languages, together with Hafiz, Sadi, Nizami, Rumi, ‘Attar, Sana’i, Jahan, Obeyd Zakani, Nesimi, Kabir, Anvari, Ansari, Jami, Khayyam, Rudaki, Yunus Emre, Shah Latif, Mahsati, Bulleh Shah, Khushal Khan Khattak and so forth, in addition to poetry, fiction, performs, biographies, children’s books and screenplays.

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Definitive Guide to sed: Tutorial and Reference by Daniel Goldman,Paolo Bonzini

By Daniel Goldman,Paolo Bonzini

What is sed? - sed is a "stream editor". sed swiftly and reliably transforms textual content documents, and edits "streams" (program outputs) at the fly. sed is a uniquely precious textual content processing software, put in through default on Unix desktops. sed is also used on a home windows computing device.

Why should still I examine sed? - if you happen to write scripts, retain resource code, retain websites, or technique textual content information, sed will help make your paintings extra effective and relaxing. Plus, sed is enjoyable and engaging to take advantage of.

Why should still i purchase this book? - "Definitive advisor to sed" is easy methods to research sed. "Definitive consultant" tremendously lessens the confusion many come upon on attempting to study sed. The ebook serves as a whole educational and reference, invaluable for either starting and skilled sed clients.

Any prerequisites? - in the event you plan to exploit sed on Unix, it is suggested to be conversant in easy Unix instructions and to have written a few uncomplicated shell scripts. when you plan to exploit sed on home windows, it is suggested to be accustomed to batch or PowerShell scripting. sed isn't really a "beginner's tool".

Which sed is covered? - GNU sed 4.2.1 is roofed. for those who use a special sed, this ebook remains to be invaluable for studying sed, considering lots of the instructions are a similar.

What issues are covered?

- All sed instructions and concepts
- All commonplace expressions as used inside GNU sed
- Addresses to specify while sed instructions are run
- similar Unix textual content utilities, reminiscent of grep, head, and tr
- Many instance sed scripts with complete causes
- Reference sections for simple look up

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Top-Level desk of Contents

Foreword
Preface

1: advent to sed
2: sed s (substitute) Command
3: Flags for s (substitute) Command

4: unmarried personality MetaChars
5: Anchor MetaChars
6: basic Repetition MetaChars
7: common Repetition MetaChars
8: different RegEx MetaChars
9: SubEx MetaChars

10: Command Addresses

11: Delete PatSpace content material - dD
12: Append, Insert, switch - aic
13: Print PatSpace - pP l
14: learn / Write dossier - rR wW
15: learn Line into PatSpace - nN
16: entry HoldSpace - hH gG x
17: department / give up - : btT / qQ
18: different activities - { } # eyvz =

19: common suggestion approximately sed

20: Examples - Substitution
21: Examples - Line Spacing
22: Examples - upload a few traces
23: Examples - Print a few traces
24: Examples - Delete a few traces
25: Examples - different brief projects
26: Examples - complicated initiatives

27: similar Unix instructions - grep
28: different comparable instructions - 0.5
29: different comparable instructions - 2/2

30: Definitions of designated phrases
31: sed Command Line Reference
32: sed Command Reference
33: s Command Flag Reference
34: handle & Regex Reference
35: comparable Books and sites

(Edited on writer critical Kindle: 2014-01-10)

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