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Wired Target

By Toby Neal
  • Book ID : N.a
  • Publisher : Neal Enterprises INC
  • Pages : 250
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reads : 834
  • eBook Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • File Pdf: wired-target.pdf

Book Summary:

If Lisbeth Salander and Jack Reacher had a Black/Thai love child, she would be Sophie... What would you do if the crime you were hired to solve tugged at your heartstrings? Private investigator Sophie's latest case weighs heavy: someone has desecrated the nesting grounds of the majestic Laysan Albatross on Oahu, annihilating a generation of endangered birds--and the outrageous crime appears to have spread to other islands. Sophie teams up with Sergeant Lei Texeira on Maui to search for a killer whose brutal activities appear senseless. Meanwhile, killer grandma Pim Wat continues to threaten the fragile peace Sophie is building with her family. Will Sophie and Lei be able to find the answers they seek in time? "Action. Adventure. Intrigue. Suspense. Sophie's story jumps off the pages and pulls the reader into a world that's hard to leave at the end of each book!" ~Deb L., FB

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By U.S. Army
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Jeffrey Frank Jones
  • Isbn : N.a
  • Pages : 136
  • Category : History
  • Reads : 624
  • File Pdf: st-44-170-3-hawk-air-defense-guided-missile-system.pdf

Book Summary:

I scanned the original manual at 600 dpi.

Software-Intensive Systems and New Computing Paradigms

By Martin Wirsing,Jean-Pierre Banatre,Matthias Hölzl,Axel Rauschmayer
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Isbn : 3540894373
  • Pages : 267
  • Category : Computers
  • Reads : 318
  • File Pdf: software-intensive-systems-and-new-computing-paradigms.pdf

Book Summary:

This volume presents results of three workshops of the InterLink working group, setup by the EU to look at software-intensive systems and novel computing paradigms. It covers ensemble engineering, theory and formal methods, and novel computing paradigms.

My Rock 'n' Roll Friend

By Tracey Thorn
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Canongate Books
  • Isbn : 1786898241
  • Pages : 256
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Reads : 471
  • File Pdf: my-rock-n-roll-friend.pdf

Book Summary:

'Entertaining, affectionate and righteous' Guardian 'Says so much about being a woman' Cosey Fanni Tutti In 1983, backstage at the Lyceum in London, Tracey Thorn and Lindy Morrison first met. Tracey’s music career was just beginning, while Lindy, drummer for The Go-Betweens, was ten years her senior. They became confidantes, comrades and best friends, a relationship cemented by gossip and feminism, books and gigs and rock ’n’ roll love affairs. Thorn takes stock of thirty-seven years of friendship, teasing out the details of connection and affection between two women who seem to be either complete opposites or mirror images of each other. She asks what people see, who does the looking, and ultimately who writes women out of – and back into – history.

The Complete Review Guide to Contemporary World Fiction

By M.A. Orthofer
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Isbn : 0231518501
  • Pages : 498
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Reads : 808
  • File Pdf: the-complete-review-guide-to-contemporary-world-fiction.pdf

Book Summary:

A user-friendly reference for English-language readers who are eager to explore contemporary fiction from around the world. Profiling hundreds of titles and authors from 1945 to today, with an emphasis on fiction published in the past two decades, this guide introduces the styles, trends, and genres of the world's literatures, from Scandinavian crime thrillers and cutting-edge Chinese works to Latin American narco-fiction and award-winning French novels. The book's critical selection of titles defines the arc of a country's literary development. Entries illuminate the fiction of individual nations, cultures, and peoples, while concise biographies sketch the careers of noteworthy authors. Compiled by M. A. Orthofer, an avid book reviewer and the founder of the literary review site the Complete Review, this reference is perfect for readers who wish to expand their reading choices and knowledge of contemporary world fiction. “A bird's-eye view of titles and authors from everywhere―a book overfull with reminders of why we love to read international fiction. Keep it close by.”—Robert Con Davis-Udiano, executive director, World Literature Today “M. A. Orthofer has done more to bring literature in translation to America than perhaps any other individual. [This book] will introduce more new worlds to you than any other book on the market.”—Tyler Cowen, George Mason University “A relaxed, riverine guide through the main currents of international writing, with sections for more than a hundred countries on six continents.”—Karan Mahajan, Page-Turner blog, The New Yorker

The Selfie Generation

By Alicia Eler
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Isbn : 1510722661
  • Pages : 316
  • Category : Social Science
  • Reads : 396
  • File Pdf: the-selfie-generation.pdf

Book Summary:

Whether it's Kim Kardashian uploading picture after picture to Instagram or your roommate posting a mid-vacation shot to Facebook, selfies receive mixed reactions. But are selfies more than, as many critics lament, a symptom of a self-absorbed generation? Millennial Alicia Eler's The Selfie Generation is the first book to delve fully into this ubiquitous and much-maligned part of social media, including why people take them in the first place and the ways they can change how we see ourselves. Eler argues that selfies are just one facet of how we can use digital media to create a personal brand in the modern age. More than just a picture, they are an important part of how we live today. Eler examines all aspects of selfies, online social networks, and the generation that has grown up with them. She looks at how the boundaries between people’s physical and digital lives have blurred with social media; she explores questions of privacy, consent, ownership, and authenticity; and she points out important issues of sexism and double standards wherein women are encouraged to take them but then become subject to criticism and judgment. Alicia discusses the selfie as a paradox—both an image with potential for self-empowerment, yet also a symbol of complacency within surveillance culture The Selfie Generation explores just how much social media has changed the ways that people connect, communicate, and present themselves to the world.

Neil Young and the Poetics of Energy

By William Echard
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Isbn : 025302837X
  • Pages : 272
  • Category : Music
  • Reads : 448
  • File Pdf: neil-young-and-the-poetics-of-energy.pdf

Book Summary:

“This book uniquely and successfully sustains a cohesive analysis of the work, career, and reception of a single artist . . . Neil Young.” —Daniel Cavicchi, author of Tramps Like Us As a writer in Wired magazine puts it, Neil Young is a “folk-country-grunge dinosaur [who has been] reborn (again) as an Internet-friendly, biodiesel-driven, multimedia machine.” In Neil Young and the Poetics of Energy, William Echard stages an encounter between Young’s challenging and ever-changing work and current theories of musical meaning—an encounter from which both emerge transformed. Echard roots his discussion in an extensive review of writings from the rock press as well as his own engagement as a fan and critical theorist. How is it that Neil Young is both a perpetual outsider and critic of rock culture, and also one of its most central icons? And what are the unique properties that have lent his work such expressive force? Echard delves into concepts of musical persona, space, and energy, and in the process illuminates the complex interplay between experience, musical sound, social actors, genres, styles, and traditions. Readers interested primarily in Neil Young, or rock music in general, will find a new way to think and talk about the subject, and readers interested primarily in musical or cultural theory will find a new way to articulate and apply some of the most exciting current perspectives on meaning, music, and subjectivity. “A fascinating and unique reading of Neil Young’s music.” —Literary Review of Canada “[An] intriguing, elegantly written analysis of Young . . . Exemplifies the fruitful union of musicology and cultural studies.” —Cotten Seiler, Dickinson College

Penetration Testing Essentials

By Oriyano
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Isbn : 1119235332
  • Pages : 360
  • Category : Computers
  • Reads : 923
  • File Pdf: penetration-testing-essentials.pdf

Book Summary:

Your pen testing career begins here, with a solid foundation in essential skills and concepts Penetration Testing Essentials provides a starting place for professionals and beginners looking to learn more about penetration testing for cybersecurity. Certification eligibility requires work experience—but before you get that experience, you need a basic understanding of the technical and behavioral ways attackers compromise security, and the tools and techniques you'll use to discover the weak spots before others do. You'll learn information gathering techniques, scanning and enumeration, how to target wireless networks, and much more as you build your pen tester skill set. You'll learn how to break in, look around, get out, and cover your tracks, all without ever being noticed. Pen testers are tremendously important to data security, so they need to be sharp and well-versed in technique, but they also need to work smarter than the average hacker. This book set you on the right path, with expert instruction from a veteran IT security expert with multiple security certifications. IT Security certifications have stringent requirements and demand a complex body of knowledge. This book lays the groundwork for any IT professional hoping to move into a cybersecurity career by developing a robust pen tester skill set. Learn the fundamentals of security and cryptography Master breaking, entering, and maintaining access to a system Escape and evade detection while covering your tracks Build your pen testing lab and the essential toolbox Start developing the tools and mindset you need to become experienced in pen testing today.

Wired for Intimacy

By William M. Struthers
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Isbn : 9780830878413
  • Pages : 196
  • Category : Religion
  • Reads : 722
  • File Pdf: wired-for-intimacy.pdf

Book Summary:

Neuroscientist and researcher William Struthers explains how pornography affects the male brain and what we can do about it. Exposing false assumptions, casting a vision for a redeemed masculinity and offering insights for both married and single men alike, this book offers hope for freedom from pornography and sanctification in our bodies.

Redeeming Fear

By Jason C. Whitehead
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Isbn : 1451438583
  • Pages : 160
  • Category : Religion
  • Reads : 898
  • File Pdf: redeeming-fear.pdf

Book Summary:

Our brains are hard-wired to experience the emotion of fear. Yet "do not be afraid" is a common refrain from the Bible, used for both comfort and chastening. We have often treated fear as something to be dismissed or suppressed. Being afraid means more than simply fighting or running from a threat; to be afraid is to remember that something in life is worth living for. Whitehead helps us find the roots of hope in the soil of our fears so that we can form lives and communities of hope in the midst of a culture of fear.

Wired To Work

By Vince D’Acchioli
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : AudioInk Publishing
  • Isbn : 1613394497
  • Pages :
  • Category : Religion
  • Reads : 278
  • File Pdf: wired-to-work.pdf

Book Summary:

Wired To Work helps the reader understand how special they are in God’s eyes and how to find His purpose for their life. Wired To Work is targeted for men, women, pastors, business leaders, or anyone who is struggling to learn more about themselves and how they fit into this world. Its strong mixture of biblical truth and practical “where the rubber meets the road” principles will encourage readers to live a more effective and significant life. The book’s uniqueness and strength is derived from the interlocking combination of three critical elements that must be understood. They are referred to as “Three Unalterable Facts”: 1. God knows us and has created us for a special purpose. (Jeremiah 1:5) 2. God has given us special gifts toward satisfying that purpose. (Jeremiah 1:5) 3. God wants us to discover His purpose for our life. (Ephesians 1:18) Take-away Benefits Topics covered include: • Biblical perspective necessary to understand how God sees us. • Critical and practical information that will help the reader discover their unique areas of giftedness and begin to see God’s plan for their life. • Discover the condition of our nation and the objectives facing the Body of Christ as we enter this new millennium. • Systematic, “precept-upon-precept” approach that shows how to live-out a relevant Christian life in today’s world. • How to building accountable relationships that nurture spiritual growth and consistency. Wired To Work thus becomes much more than a book to be read, but a promise to be lived. As the reader discovers how and why God made them, a new sense of hope will surface; a hope that is accompanied by the exciting realization that I can make a difference.

Computational Science -- ICCS 2005

By V.S. Sunderam,G. Dick van Albada,Peter M.A. Sloot,Jack Dongarra
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Isbn : 3540321144
  • Pages : 1101
  • Category : Computers
  • Reads : 713
  • File Pdf: computational-science-iccs-2005.pdf

Book Summary:

The Fifth International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS 2005) held in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, May 22-25, 2005 ...