Authors: William Strunk Jr., E. B. White,  Roger AngellBra
Publisher: Longman
Keywords: fourth, style, elements
Number of Pages: 105
Published: 1999-08-02
ISBN-10: 020530902X
ISBN-13: 9780205309023

You know the authors’ names. You recognize the title. You’ve probably used this book yourself. This is The Elements of Style, the classic style manual, now in a fourth edition. A new Foreword by Roger Angell reminds readers that the advice of Strunk & White is as valuable today as when it was first offered.This book’s unique tone, wit and charm have conveyed the principles of English style to millions of readers. Use the fourth edition of "the little book" to make a big impact with writing.    Contents  FOREWORD ix INTRODUCTION xiii I. ELEMENTARY RULES

Author: Max Hailperin
Publisher: Max Hailperin
Keywords: controlled, interaction, supporting, middleware, systems, operating
Number of Pages: 496
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 0534423698
ISBN-13: 9780534423698

Intended for juniors, seniors, and first-year graduate students, Max Hailperin’s Operating Systems and Middleware: Supporting Controlled Interaction takes a modern approach to the traditional Operating Systems course. By using this innovative text, students will obtain an understanding of how contemporary operating systems and middleware work, and why they work that way. They will also gain practical skills including the ability to reason about and program concurrent computations, understand hardware/software interactions, use empirical measurement to guide design, and analyze sy

Author: Jennifer L Armstrong
Publisher: CreateSpace
Keywords: prophet
Number of Pages: 222
Published: 2011-08-13
ISBN-10: 1463734239
ISBN-13: 9781463734237

With a backpack and a trunk full of books, Jenna arrives in Jerusalem. A chance meeting with Zed starts off as a romantic adventure for the televangelist’s son, but becomes unsettling when he discovers that the books in the trunk contradict everything his father teaches about the Second Coming of Jesus. About the Author Jennifer L. Armstrong was educated at Ambassador College where she received a B.A. in Theology in 1993. A summer archaeological dig at Hazor Israel, combined with a tour of the Holy Land in 1992 started an interest in all things Middle Eastern. In 1999, she began pub

Authors: William R. Cheswick, Steven M. Bellovin, Aviel D.
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
Keywords: wily, hacker, repelling, security, internet, firewalls
Number of Pages: 464
Published: 2003-03-06
ISBN-10: 020163466X
ISBN-13: 9780201634662

Essential information for anyone wanting to protect Internet-connected computers from unauthorized access. Includes: thorough discussion of security-related aspects of TCP/IP; step-by-step plans for setting up firewalls; hacking and monitoring tools the authors have built to rigorously test and maintain firewalls; pointers to public domain security tools on the net; first-hand step-by-step accounts of battles with the "Berferd" hackers; and practical discussions of the legal aspects of security. Written by the people responsible for designing and maintaining AT&T’s Internet gateway,

Author: Arulkumaran Kumaraswamipillai Sivayini Arulkuma
Keywords: companion, interview, job, j2ee, java
Number of Pages: 356
Published: 2008-01-22
ISBN-10: 1411668243
ISBN-13: 9781411668249

400+ Java/J2EE Interview questions with clear and concise answers for: job seekers (junior/senior developers, architects, team/technical leads), promotion seekers, pro-active learners and interviewers. Lulu top 100 best seller. Increase your earning potential by learning, applying and succeeding. Learn the fundamentals relating to Java/J2EE in an easy to understand questions and answers approach. Covers 400+ popular interview Q&A with lots of diagrams, examples, code snippets, cross referencing and comparisons. This is not only an interview guide but also a quick reference guide, a refresh

Author: William Henry Chamberli
Publisher: Liberty Fund Inc.
Keywords: crusade, second, america’s
Number of Pages: 400
Published: 2008-11-30
ISBN-10: 0865977070
ISBN-13: 9780865977075

In this book, the author offers his perspective as a seasoned journalist on the US involvement in World War II. It was written only five years after the surrender of Germany and Japan making this book a window into its time.From the Book Was World War II a failure? It is an unthinkable thought in the American political ethos. but noted American journalist and author William Henry Chamberlin dares think it, from the vantage point of the immediate postwar world of 1950. "Not one of the positive goals set forth in the Atlantic Charter and the Four Freedoms has been realized. There is no pea

Author: Edward Gibbon David P. WomersleyBrand Penguin
Keywords: penguin, classics, empire, roman, decline, history
Number of Pages: 848
Published: 2001-01-01
eBookDB-ID: EBDBMA7649

Spanning thirteen centuries from the age of Trajan to the taking of Constantinople by the Turks, "Decline & Fall" is one of the greatest narratives in European Literature. David Womersley’s masterly selection and bridging commentary enables the reader to acquire a general sense of the progress and argument of the whole work and displays the full variety of Gibbon’s achievement. About the Author Edward Gibbon (1737-94) studied briefly at Magdalen College, Oxford and at Lausanne, Switzerland before being elected to Parliament in 1774. DECLINE & FALL was written
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