Download e-book for iPad: Afro-Bets ABC Book by Cheryl Willis Hudson

By Cheryl Willis Hudson

ISBN-10: 0940975882

ISBN-13: 9780940975880

ISBN-10: 1590191684

ISBN-13: 9781590191682

The Afro-Bets ABC ebook uniquely offers letters A via Z for kids to find with the fun-filled, eye-catching Afro-Bets childrens. The impossible to resist, colourful characters shape their letters in whimsical, motivating illustrations. every one creatively formed quantity is strengthened by means of phrases and images.

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Download PDF by Francesca Simon: The Sleeping Army

By Francesca Simon

ISBN-10: 1846682789

ISBN-13: 9781846682780

One of many bestselling kid's authors on the earth, the writer of the "Horrid Henry series", launches a thrilling new novel for kids elderly 8+. Freya is a standard lady dwelling in sleek Britain, yet with a twist: humans nonetheless worship the Viking gods. She's stuck in her mom and dad' divorce, and shuttling among bickering adults isn't any enjoyable. One night, caught along with her dad on his evening shift on the British Museum, she is interested in the Lewis Chessmen and Heimdall's Horn. not able to withstand, she blows the horn, waking 3 chess items from their attraction; the slaves Roskva and Alfi, and Snot the Berserk. they're all summoned to Asgard, land of the Viking gods, and informed they have to move on a deadly trip to revive the gods to formative years. If Freya refuses she's going to be changed into an ivory chess piece yet, if she accepts her future and fails, a similar negative destiny awaits her.

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New PDF release: Programming Elixir: Functional |> Concurrent |> Pragmatic |>

By Dave Thomas

ISBN-10: 1937785580

ISBN-13: 9781937785581

You are looking to discover sensible programming, yet are do away with by means of the tutorial think (tell me approximately monads only one extra time). you recognize you wish concurrent purposes, but additionally recognize those are nearly most unlikely to get correct. Meet Elixir, a sensible, concurrent language outfitted at the rock-solid Erlang VM. Elixir's pragmatic syntax and integrated help for metaprogramming will make you efficient and preserve you for the lengthy haul. This ebook is the advent to Elixir for knowledgeable programmers.

Maybe you wish whatever that is in the direction of Ruby, yet with a battle-proven atmosphere that is unequalled for enormous scalability, concurrency, distribution, and fault tolerance. possibly the time is true for the subsequent huge factor. perhaps it really is Elixir.

And be sure you obtain this useful "cheat sheet":​elixir/ElixirCheat.pdf for Elixir syntax.

h5. Print books might be to be had after Elixir 1.0 has been finalized.

As a developer, you might have most likely heard that useful programming thoughts aid deal with the complexities of modern day real-world, concurrent structures. you are additionally investigating designs that assist you maximize uptime and deal with security.

This ebook is your advisor to Elixir, a latest, sensible, and concurrent programming language. simply because Elixir runs at the Erlang VM, and makes use of the underlying Erlang/OTP structure, it merits from nearly twenty years of analysis into excessive functionality, hugely parallel, and heavily powerful purposes. Elixir brings much that is new: a contemporary, Ruby-like, extendable syntax, bring together and runtime overview, a hygienic macro procedure, and more.

But, simply as importantly, Elixir brings a feeling of delight to parallel, useful programming. Your purposes develop into enjoyable to paintings with, and the language encourages you to experiment.

Part 1 covers the fundamentals of writing sequential Elixir courses. we are going to examine the language, the instruments, and the conventions.

Part 2 makes use of those abilities to begin writing concurrent code--applications that use all of the cores in your computer, or the entire machines in your community! And we do it either with and with no OTP.

And half three appears to be like on the extra complicated beneficial properties of the language, from DSLs and code iteration to extending the syntax.

By the tip of this publication, you will comprehend Elixir, and know the way to use it to resolve your complicated, glossy problems.

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Amar Chitra Katha - The Sons Of Rama by Anant Pai PDF

By Anant Pai

ISBN-10: 8189999257

ISBN-13: 9788189999254

The tale of Rama and Sita used to be first set down through the sage Valmiki in his epic poem 'Ramayana.' Rama used to be the eldest son of Dasharatha, the king of Ayodhya, who had 3 other halves - Kaushalya, Kaikeyi and Sumitra. Rama was once the son of Kaushalya, Bharata of Kaikeyi and Laxmana and Shatrughna of Sumitra. The 4 princes grew as much as be courageous and valiant. Rama gained the hand of Sita, the daughter of King Janaka. Dasharatha desired to crown Rama because the king yet Kaikeyi objected. utilizing boons granted to her through Dasharatha past, she had Rama banished to the wooded area. Sita and Laxmana made up our minds to keep on with Rama. whereas within the woodland, a Rakshasi, Shoorpanakha, accosted Laxmana yet had her nostril bring to a halt through him. In revenge, her brother Ravana, king of Lanka, carried Sita away. Rama and Laxmana got down to search for her and with assistance from a military of monkeys, defeated Ravana. On returning Ayodhya after fourteen years of exile, Rama banished Sita due to the suspicions of his matters. within the ashrama of sage Valmiki, she gave start to her dual sons, Luv and Kush.

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Download e-book for iPad: A Christmas Alphabet by Carolyn Wells Dal

By Carolyn Wells Dal

ISBN-10: 1883211220

ISBN-13: 9781883211226

This e-book is an illustrated model of a rhymed alphabet made by means of Carolyn Wells in 1901. She felicitously unearths anything vital approximately Christmas for every letter of the alphabet. here's a series to offer an idea of its taste: "E is for Evergreens minimize for the room / F is for plant life of beautiful body spray / G is for presents that deliver us satisfaction / H is for Holly with pink berries bright".In 1989 we illustrated every one rhyme with an vintage photo, together with illustrators like Arthur Rackham, Sarah Stilwell, Jessie Willcox Smith, Oliver Herford, Anne Anderson, and Charles Robinson. It was once released with nice luck by way of G.P. Putman. we love it quite a bit that now that they've positioned it out of print, we're republishing it.

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DK Eyewitness Books: Car by Richard Sutton PDF

By Richard Sutton

ISBN-10: 0756613841

ISBN-13: 9780756613846

Autos have come far within the century or so seeing that they have been invented. This magnificent selection of particularly commissioned images indicates how autos have replaced and built, from the hazards of the early pioneering types to the complex speedsters of this present day.

See a horseless carriage and boneshaker, the based classics of the Nineteen Thirties, and the kin automobiles of the Nineteen Fifties. each element of the car's tale is illustrated by means of a close examine a specific vehicle, corresponding to the version T Ford, a classic Rolls Royce and a Nineteen Thirties Holden.

Written by means of Richard Sutton, Car is a compelling and informative advisor to the heritage and improvement of vehicles.

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New PDF release: Telemachus, son of Ulysses

By Francois Fenelon

ISBN-10: 052145042X

ISBN-13: 9780521450423

ISBN-10: 0521456622

ISBN-13: 9780521456623

Excerpt from The Adventures of Telemachus, the Son of Ulysses
To thofe who've learn this paintings basically as an exercife at fchool, it truly is beauties are fully unknown; and between them that experience discovered Punch during this nation, there's n0t most likely above one in fifty who can now learn it within the unique with extra virtue than a local of gun may learn Pope's Rape of the Lock in a profe tran a non.
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This booklet is a duplicate of a big old paintings. Forgotten Books makes use of state of the art know-how to digitally reconstruct the paintings, retaining the unique structure when repairing imperfections found in the elderly reproduction. In infrequent circumstances, an imperfection within the unique, comparable to a blemish or lacking web page, can be replicated in our version. We do, besides the fact that, fix the majority of imperfections effectively; any imperfections that stay are deliberately left to maintain the nation of such ancient works."

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