Download e-book for kindle: Guerra do Velho (Portuguese Edition) by John Scalzi

By John Scalzi

A humanidade finalmente chegou à period das viagens interestelares. A má notícia é que há poucos planetas habitáveis disponíveis – e muitos alienígenas lutando por eles. Para proteger a Terra e também conquistar novos territórios, a raça humana conta com tecnologias inovadoras e com a habilidade e a disposição das FCD - Forças Coloniais de Defesa. Mas, para se alistar, é necessário ter mais de seventy five anos. John Perry vai aceitar esse desafio, e ele tem apenas uma vaga ideia do que pode esperar.

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Dana Aros's Chasing the Day (Dark Roads) PDF

By Dana Aros

during this map-your-destiny ebook, you're making the choices as Sean, who sings for his band in neighborhood golf equipment round St. Louis. After making an attempt heroin at a gig, you fight to maintain your self and your band participants, Riley and Emmett, secure. In a urban the place you want to sacrifice every thing for happiness and popularity, you want to give you the option to remind your self who you actually are. Chasing the Day is from darkish Roads, an EPIC Press series.

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Masterminds: Payback by Gordon Korman PDF

By Gordon Korman

The exciting finale to the New York Times-bestselling Masterminds sequence from heart grade celebrity writer Gordon Korman. ideal for fanatics of Rick Riordan and James Patterson.

After a major betrayal from one among their former acquaintances, the clones of undertaking Osiris are at the run back. Now separated into pairs, Eli and Tori and Amber and Malik are battling to outlive within the genuine world.

Amber and Malik tune down the only individual they believe might help them turn out the lifestyles of venture Osiris, infamous mob boss Gus Alabaster, often referred to as Malik’s DNA donor. yet as Malik will get pulled into the legal world—tantalized by way of tricks of a true family—his activities positioned him and Amber into larger danger.

Eli and Tori get sucked into even greater conspiracies as they search out venture Osiris’s so much heavily guarded secrets—who does Eli’s DNA come from? With a shocking new best friend and one other cross-country event, the 4 must interact to beat the worst components of themselves in the event that they are going to finish venture Osiris as soon as and for all.

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Read e-book online Expert SQL Server in-Memory OLTP PDF

By Dmitri Korotkevitch

Expert SQL Server In-Memory OLTP is a deep dive into the most major positive factors of SQL Server 2014 – aid for In-Memory on-line Transaction Processing. The booklet describes the structure and internals of the In-Memory OLTP Engine and explains the best way to improve, set up, and preserve structures utilizing it. With it you could dramatically raise transactional throughput to deal with hundreds of thousands of transactions consistent with moment assisting hundreds of thousands of customers.
 
Dmitri Korotkevitch is the five-star writer of Pro SQL Server Internals, and now brings his comparable blend of transparent pondering and deep services to the query of ways to acknowledge the possibilities and reap the benefits of Microsoft’s In-Memory OLTP characteristic set in SQL Server 2014.
 
Learn the structure and the internals with a purpose to realize while In-Memory OLTP could make a distinction. research worthy eventualities for thoughtfully incorporating in-memory aid into present purposes. realize possibilities for In-Memory OLTP in new improvement. Don’t be with out Dmitri Korotkevitch and the deep services he imparts in Expert SQL Server In-Memory OLTP as you progress ahead in utilizing SQL Server’s new and critical In-Memory OLTP function set. 
  • Covers In-Memory OLTP internals and structure, together with info garage, indexing, multi-version concurrency regulate, transaction logging, and recovery
  • Illustrates In-Memory OLTP programmability and the method of local compilation
  • Guides in utilizing In-Memory OLTP in new improvement and present systems.

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Download e-book for iPad: Along the Peal of Drums: Collected Poems (1990-2015) by Ambrose Massaquoi

By Ambrose Massaquoi

In "Along the Peal of Drums" Ambrose Massaquoi demonstrates why he is been a dominant voice around the panorama of Sierra Leonean poetry because the early Nineties. this is often his oeuvre—an inventively crafted repertoire of poems evocative of the lived days and nights in the kaleidoscope of his country's tale. all through those diversified variety of poems, Massaquoi originates photographs and rhythms in ways in which will force his readers all over to ask yourself and dance.

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New PDF release: TOKYO美術館 2016-2017[雑誌] エイムック (Japanese Edition)

By ムック編集部

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※デジタル版は、紙の雑誌とは内容が一部異なり、表紙画像や目次に掲載している記事、画像、広告、付録が含まれない場合があります。また、本誌掲載の情報は、原則として奥付に表記している発行時のものです。

美術館めぐりをもう一歩深く楽しみたい!という人に向けた、東京の美術館のガイドブックです。
都内の美術館111館の情報を網羅し、各館の魅力や所蔵作品、2016年度の注目の企画展などをご紹介。
また巻頭企画では、モデルやアーティスト、デザイナーなど第一線で活躍する“美術LOVERS”の皆さんが、
その方ならではの美術館の楽しみ方を伝授し、美術館めぐりをサポートします。
さらに巻末には、主要美術館でこれから開催される企画展のスケジュールを俯瞰できる、
便利な「2016年度企画展年間スケジュール」も!
この一冊があれば、2016年度の美術館めぐりが何倍にも楽しくなること間違いナシ!

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Download e-book for kindle: Hunted by Meagan Spooner

By Meagan Spooner

New York occasions bestselling writer Meagan Spooner spins a completely exciting Beauty and the Beast tale for the fashionable age, expertly woven with spellbinding romance, intrigue, and suspense that readers won’t quickly be capable of forget.

Beauty is familiar with the Beast's wooded area in her bones—and in her blood. in the end, her father is the one hunter who’s ever come as regards to studying its secrets and techniques. So whilst her father loses his fortune and strikes Yeva and her sisters out in their cozy domestic one of the aristocracy and again to the outskirts of city, Yeva is secretly relieved. Out within the wasteland, there’s no strain to make idle chatter with vapid baronessas…or to undergo marrying a prosperous gentleman. yet Yeva’s father’s misfortune could have fee him his brain, and whilst he is going lacking within the woods, Yeva units her points of interest on one prey: the creature he’d been obsessively monitoring earlier than his disappearance. The Beast.

Deaf to her sisters’ protests, Yeva hunts this unusual creature again into his personal territory—a cursed valley, a ruined citadel, and an international of magical creatures that Yeva’s purely heard approximately in fairy stories. a global that may deliver her smash, or salvation. Who will continue to exist: the wonder, or the Beast?

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Language of Horsemanship: How To Speak "Horse" - download pdf or read online

By Dick Pieper,Cheryl Cody

Dick Pieper’s The Language of Horses can help any rider use the data of equine features to begin conversation and create profitable interplay in a fashion the pony can comprehend. for instance, an realizing of equine physique language permits the human to change what may appear an competitive method of the pony. by way of altering his technique, the individual can create a feeling of safety, instead of worry, in his horse. Likewise, the horse’s speedy flight-or-fight reflexes, designed for self-protection, could be channeled into quick responses to the rider’s cues. Consistency and repetition are key to the rider constructing the horse’s differentiation abilities with minimum pressure. The ensuing and becoming predictability skilled by way of either is helping create a relaxed horse pleased with his rider.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Many Faces of Christ: Portraying the Holy in the East by Michele Bacci

By Michele Bacci

it's common to consider Jesus of Nazareth’s major actual features as together with lengthy, wavy, blondish hair and a brief beard. but the Holy Scriptures are silent approximately Christ’s beneficial properties, and his representations are infrequently constant in early Christian and medieval arts. The donning of lengthy hair, additionally, is explicitly condemned by means of St Paul as shameful and effeminate: as a result it's wonderful that, even though the Apostle’s authoritative judgement, the long-haired archetype got here to be permitted, as overdue because the 9th century, because the typical iconography of the Son of God.
In the numerous Faces of Christ Michele Bacci examines the complicated ancient and cultural dynamics underlying the making and ultimate profitable institution of Christ’s snapshot among overdue antiquity and the early Renaissance. not like previous experiences, the method is defined opposed to the history of historical and biblical conceptions of good looks and the actual glance as symptoms of ethical, ascetic or messianic characteristics. It takes into consideration a extensive spectrum of either iconographic and textual resources, and additionally appears at analogous tactics within the Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, Jain and Taoist traditions.
This booklet can be of curiosity not just to experts of overdue old, Byzantine and medieval stories, yet to anyone attracted to the historic determine of Jesus and its transferring, arguable conceptions over the process history.

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Download e-book for iPad: The Earl’s Betrothal (Regency Romance) by Karen Tuft

By Karen Tuft

A 2016 Foreword INDIES award finalist for Romance.

Out of the conflict and into one other, Captain Lord Anthony Hargreaves reveals the politics of romance to be as uninviting a conflict because the person who approximately rate him his lifestyles in Badajoz, Spain.
Wounded either mentally and bodily from the Peninsular struggle in 1812, Anthony returns domestic to discover that his older brother has died, putting Anthony subsequent in line to inherit the property. yet he isn't prepared for such tasks. And whilst Anthony's death father pleads with him to marry and convey an inheritor to maintain the kin identify, it approximately sends Anthony over the sting; however he dutifully faces a protracted line of hopeful younger women who wait for him. nobody grabs his awareness, even though, like Amelia Clarke, his mother's wonderful spouse, who's off-limits for the earl. but if Anthony unwittingly places Amelia in a compromising scenario, he dedicates himself to preserving her reputation.
But the horrors Anthony confronted whereas clear of domestic have left him feeling damaged and tormented. And Anthony reveals himself attracted to omit Clarke, the one person who can ward off his demons, yet he needs to conquer the hostility of a society pushed through category, a jealous duke bent on revenge, and himself--for may Amelia ever fairly love a haunted man?

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