Set Lighting Technician’s Handbook

Comprehensive. Detailed. Practical. Set Lighting Technician’s Handbook, Fourth Edition, is a friendly, hands-on manual covering the day-to-day practices, equipment, and tricks of the trade essential to anyone doing motion picture lighting, including the lamp operator, rigging crew, gaffer, best...

1,000 Incredible Costume and Cosplay Ideas

1,000 Incredible Costume and Cosplay Ideas provides a broad and detailed glimpse into the ingenious artistry and attention to detail behind some of the most fabulous costumes you can find. Featuring costumes from popular convention-goers to professional craftsman, this...

Materials with Internal Structure

The book presents a series of concise papers by researchers specialized in various fields of continuum and computational mechanics and of material science. The focus is on principles and strategies for multiscale modeling and simulation of complex heterogeneous materials,...

Psilocybin: Magic Mushroom Grower’s Guide

In the 1970s two of the most influential thinkers of the psychedelic era gathered what was then known about psilocybin botany and culture and presented it in Psilocybin: Magic Mushroom Grower’s Guide. Writing under pseudonyms, the McKenna brothers provided...

All the Time in the World

Entertaining, unexpected, and full of charm, the follow-up to Jessica Kerwin Jenkins’s Encyclopedia of the Exquisite presents a miscellany of engaging stories, detailing the intriguing customs, traditions, and guilty pleasures pursued throughout the ages. All the Time in the World...

Knowledge Tornado: Bridging the Corporate Knowledg…

This new Second Edition includes a completely new chapter on cloud computing. Praise for the new edition: “Working in a company (Electric Generation) in which the current demographics will require replacement of 70% of the workforce over a 5...

The Electric Vehicle Conversion Handbook HP1568

A guide on how to convert any gas- or diesel-powered vehicle to electric power. Includes ownership advantages, basic EV operation, subsystems, components, basic EV operation, project vehicles, and conversion kits.

A Country of Vast Designs

A New York Times Bestseller and New York Times Notable Book Robert Merry’s brilliant and highly acclaimed history of a crucial epoch in U.S. history—the presidency of James K. Polk, “our most underrated president” (Walter Isaacson, author of Einstein)....

Guide to the Engineering Management Body of Knowle…

An authoritative guide to key engineering management principles and practices, this book is divided into eight concise domains of engineering management knowledge, which are further broken down into 46 knowledge areas and 210 sub-knowledge areas. This guide covers a...

Bass Fitness – An Exercising Handbook (Music Instr…

The purpose of this book is to provide the aspiring bass player with a wide variety of finger exercises for developing the techniques necessary to succeed in today’s music scene. It can also play an important role in a...