By Ram Dass
A Lama origin publication. Describes one man's transformation upon his recognition of the foundations of Yoga and provides a contemporary restatement of the significance of the religious part of man's nature. Illustrated.
By Ian Williams
Provides the elemental schooling within the XSLT processing version that builders have requested
The progress of XML content material administration functions is boosting the call for for XSLT and XPath talents. This starting Wrox publication presents a company origin within the XSLT processing version, giving builders an enormous skillset.
If, like many builders, you've had hassle greedy the XSLT processing version, you'll relish how this publication focuses in particular on what you want to comprehend. XSLT examples handle the often-requested processing steps for ordinary XML rfile and knowledge vocabularies. you'll find precisely how XSLT is determined by XPath, and the way the processing version differs from such a lot programming languages. A case examine demonstrates how one can construct a static website utilizing XSLT 2.0 components and XPath 2.0 functions.* Explains XSLT and XPath, overlaying either model 1.0 and 2.0* Covers utilizing templates, regulate and branching, variable and parameters, sorting and grouping, and utilizing modular stylesheets* additionally examines strings, dates, and numbers; operating with a number of files and textual content; producing identifiers; and trying out and documentation* All subject matters comprise incremental code examples* Addresses the much-requested processing steps for average XML rfile and knowledge vocabularies, together with how the processing version differs from so much programming languages
Beginning XSLT and XPath: reworking XML files and Data is the fundamental consultant you must completely comprehend the real XSLT processing model.
Note: CD-ROM/DVD and different supplementary fabrics usually are not integrated as a part of booklet dossier.
By José Esteban Muñoz
The LGBT time table for too lengthy has been ruled by way of pragmatic concerns like same-sex marriage and gays within the army. it's been stifled by way of this myopic specialise in the current, that is short-sighted and assimilationist.
Cruising Utopia seeks to damage the current stagnancy via cruising forward. Drawing at the paintings of Ernst Bloch, José Esteban Muñoz recollects the queer previous for suggestions in presaging its destiny. He considers the paintings of seminal artists and writers comparable to Andy Warhol, LeRoi Jones, Frank O’Hara, Ray Johnson, Fred Herko, Samuel Delany, and Elizabeth Bishop, along modern functionality and visible artists like Dynasty purse, My Barbarian, Luke Dowd, Tony simply, and Kevin McCarty that allows you to decipher the anticipatory illumination of artwork and its uncanny skill to open home windows to the future.
In a startling repudiation of what the LGBT stream has held expensive, Muñoz contends that queerness is as an alternative a futurity certain phenomenon, a "not but here" that seriously engages pragmatic presentism. half manifesto, half love-letter to the previous and the long run, Cruising Utopia argues that the right here and now usually are not adequate and concerns an pressing demand the revivification of the queer political imagination.
By Walter Lippmann, Carl Sandburg
Approximately a century in the past, an African American teen crossed an invisible line of segregation at a Chicago seashore and paid along with his lifestyles. The incident trigger days of violence, leading to dozens of deaths and 1000's of accidents. this modern account used to be written through Pulitzer Prize–winning writer Carl Sandburg, who suggested at the riots for the Chicago day-by-day News.
By Jancis Robinson, Julia Harding, Jose Vouillamoz
Wine fanatics all over the place have fun! Wine Grapes offers completely every thing the gourmet desires to find out about the succulent, awesome fruit that care, love, ability, and time remodel into humankind’s such a lot liked beverage—and offers all of it in a stunningly appealing, gorgeously illustrated package deal. The brilliant co-creation of Jancis Robinson, one of many world’s top recognized wine experts, Julia Harding, who handed the grasp of Wine tests on the most sensible of her category, and the world over popular botanist José Vouillamoz, Wine Grapes is the 1st entire compendium in additional than a century to all grape forms appropriate to the wine lover. a gorgeous present book—and a must-own for someone within the meals and wine industry—Wine Grapes charts the relationships of the grapes (with a few superb relatives trees), discusses in interesting aspect the place and the way they're grown, and, most significantly, what the wines made of them will finally style like.
By Animal Planet
This publication comprises fabric that's simply too lovable. Reader discretion is advised.
The first 8 weeks of a kitten's lifestyles are an epic experience. and each impossibly cute second of that event is captured during this e-book, in accordance with Animal Planet's hit convey TOO CUTE.
Millions of audience have joined their favourite kitties as they tackle the adventure from helpless child to rambunctious ally. Now they could carry directly to each important second throughout the particular images during this publication. each appealing, entirely-too-cute photograph illustrates the typical dramas of kittens as they develop up and learn how to navigate the world.
From their first sight of the area, to their first wobbly steps, to their first conflict with a toy, those cuddly kitties are coming of age within the most lovely methods. This ebook is for a person who wishes a little—or a lot—of additional cuteness of their lifestyles!
By Kay Whitt
Kay Whitt loves designing luggage, and you're going to like stitching them! Take Your decide of Styles:
With complete directions for twelve bags—and with a couple of shrewdpermanent adaptations thrown in—there are lots of designs to select from! choose a purse that's candy, modern or funky. Or try out a number of the different nice designs: a flirty little backpack, the fitting lunch bag, handy buying luggage and convenient task-oriented luggage (whether that job contains a computer, fitness center outfits or diapers). each one layout is straightforward to conform for your style.
Hone Your abilities: try out the process part, which include step by step photographs, to clean up your talents and know about a number of new notions, too. subsequent, stream directly to the tasks to place your knowledge in motion.
• turn to the easy luggage for whatever fast and enjoyable to stitch. or even although those baggage are effortless to make, the top effects are shrewdpermanent and cute.
• Step it up within the Intermediate luggage part, with luggage that play up your sort. examine a couple of new abilities, attempt a number of new instruments and make your self a bag you could rather express off.
• The hard luggage part takes you to the extent of bag maven. The bags' building can be complicated, however the directions aren't. stitch it jointly step-by-step, and end up with a really expert, superbly built bag.
The luggage during this ebook are actually extraordinary—and with Kay's guideline, they're oh-so-easy to make.
By Better Homes and Gardens
500 colour photographs and greater than a hundred illustrations.
All recommendations for designing and shaping a panorama plan and customary outdoors structures.
Includes plant identity pictures and charts.
By Djuna Barnes
Edited through Alyce Barry, foreword and statement via Douglas Messerli
featuring: James Joyce, Lillian Russell, Diamond Jim Brady, Coco Chanel, David Belasco, Kiki, D. W. Griffith, mom Jones, Billy Sunday, Flo Ziegfeld, Lunt & Fontanne, and plenty of others
Maria Popova at brainpickings.org: In 1985, 3 years after Barnes died on the age of 90, outliving each individual she ever profiled (“It’s bad to survive your personal new release. I want i may be dead,” Barnes had remarked a decade earlier), those notable conversations have been amassed in Interviews through Djuna Barnes (public library), that includes Barnes’s personal drawings of her matters. yet what makes them particularly compelling is that Barnes, like today’s such a lot masterful interviewers, poured into those conversations a major quantity of her personal middle, brain, and sensibility, so they continuously mirrored as a lot approximately her as they did approximately her subjects.
Among them was once none except James Joyce, whom Barnes interviewed and profiled for vainness reasonable in 1922, months after Ulysses used to be released. The interview continues to be the main major one Joyce gave in his lifetime, straight away the main cryptic and the main revealing.
[...] Interviews by means of Djuna Barnes is a treasure trove in its entirety, with many extra infrequent conversations with cultural icons.
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