Название: Hiking Waterfalls Rocky Mountain National Park: A Guide to the Park's Greatest Waterfalls Автор: Kent Dannen Издательство: Falcon Guides Год: 2019 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 216 Размер: 24,8 Mb Язык: English
Hiking Waterfalls in Rocky Mountain National Park includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for the most scenic waterfall hikes in the park. Hike descriptions also include history, local trivia, and GPS coordinates. Hiking Waterfalls in Rocky Mountain National Park will take you to the best areas to view the most spectacular waterfalls.
Название: Backroads & Byways of Wisconsin Автор: Kevin Revolinski Издательство: Countryman Press Год: 2020 Формат: epub Страниц: 275 Размер: 134 МБ Язык: English
Experience Wisconsin in all its glory―beautiful lakes, gorgeous parks, delicious cheese, and happy people. This updated edition of Backroads & Byways of Wisconsin is the ultimate guide to exploring the beauty of the Badger State on the most scenic alternative routes Wisconsin has to offer.
Название: The Good Drone: How Social Movements Democratize Surveillance (Acting with Technology) Автор: Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick Издательство: MIT Press Год: 2020 Формат: epub Страниц: 187 Размер: 30,4 МБ Язык: English
Drones are famous for doing bad things: weaponized, they implement remote-control war; used for surveillance, they threaten civil liberties and violate privacy.
Название: CultureShock! Dubai Автор: Leena Asher Издательство: Marshall Cavendish International Год: 2016 Формат: EPUB Размер: 10 Мб Язык: английский / English
CultureShock! Dubai is an indispensable guide for anyone planning a stay in the Las Vegas of the Middle East. Within a single generation, Dubai has blossomed from a quiet port city to major business hub with a lion’s share of the global gold trade. The emirate will host the World Expo 2020. Leena Asher draws on her insider knowledge to take visitors through the process of settling in, whether for short or longer stays. From getting an Emirates ID, navigating banking practices and exchanging Islamic greetings to sipping Arabic coffee and camel milk, shopping at the gold, textile and spice souqs and visiting a ski resort in the desert, the book provides complete information on what’s unique about life in Dubai.
Название: Also Innovators: How one computer salesman contributed to the digital revolution Автор: Christopher B Yardley Издательство: ANU Press Год: 2019 Формат: PDF Размер: 12 Мб Язык: английский / English
‘Thank you for your order, Mr Mainframe Customer. The cost is £5 million and the lead-time for manufacture will be two years. In the meantime you will have to build a special computer centre to our specification. For our part, our project team will help you recruit and train potential programmers and we shall advise on how you might use the system.’ How different from today when the customer will want to see a specific application running before he puts a hand in his/her pocket. Chris Yardley lived the changes as a computer salesman and tells his story of a career living and working in five countries. Warts and all. The ecstasies, the heartbreaks and idiocies of major corporations. His career was not a planned one. In a growing industry, opportunities presented themselves and Chris believes he grasped every one presented.
Название: Smart Cities For Dummies Автор: Reichental Издательство: For Dummies Год: 2020 Формат: EPUB Размер: 11 Мб Язык: английский / English
At its core, a Smart City is a collection of technological responses to the growing demands, challenges, and complexities of improving the quality of life for billions of people now living in urban centers across the world. The movement to create smarter cities is still in its infancy, but ambitious and creative projects in all types of cities—big and small—around the globe are beginning to make a big difference. New ideas, powered by technology, are positively changing how we move humans and products from one place to another; create and distribute energy; manage waste; combat the climate crisis; build more energy efficient buildings; and improve basic city services through digitalization and the smart use of data.
Название: Landscape Ideas You Can Use Автор: Chris Peterson Издательство: Cool Springs Press Год: 2012 Формат: PDF Размер: 49 Мб Язык: английский / English
A beautiful, inspiring book featuring well-chosen examples of landscape designs that succeed. This book goes beyond pretty pictures to include specific information on plant and hardscaping options so you can make an informed decision on which options make sense for your yard. Subjects covered include: Understanding landscape styles, landscape materials, landscape elements, gardens & border plantings, landscape structures, firepits & fireplaces, landscape lighting, and many more.
Lonely Planet’s Cruise Ports Alaska is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch the skyscrapers of downtown Vancouver disappear behind the trees of Stanley Park as you glide beneath the Lion’s Gate Bridge, relive the wild drama of the gold rush era in Skagway, nose around Cold War relics amidst giant glaciers in Whittier; all with your trusted travel companion. Discover the best of Alaska and begin your journey now!
Название: The Useful Book: 201 Life Skills They Used to Teach in Home Ec and Shop Автор: David Bowers, Sharon Bowers Издательство: Workman Publishing Год: 2016 Формат: PDF Размер: 79 Мб Язык: английский / English
A modern and energetically designed encyclopedia of DIY with everything you need to know to roll up your sleeves and cook it, build it, sew it, clean it, or repair it yourself. In other words, everything you would have learned from your shop and home ec teachers, if you'd had them.
Название: 100 Things You Will Never Do: And How to Achieve the Impossible Автор: Daniel Smith Издательство: Quercus Год: 2013 Формат: EPUB Размер: 28 Мб Язык: английский / English
Ever wondered what it takes to get into Fort Knox? Fancied a peek inside the Coca-Cola Safety Deposit Box? Would you dare to visit Three Mile Island? The world is full of secret places that we either don't know about, or couldn't visit even if we wanted to. Now you can glimpse the Tora Bora caves in Afghanistan, visit the Tucson Titan Missile Site, tour the Vatican Archives, or see the Chapel of the Ark. This fascinating guide book takes a look at 100 places around the world that are either so hard to reach, so closely guarded, or so secret that they are virtually impossible to visit any other way.