Amy Lo's The Book of Mah Jong: An Illustrated Guide PDF

By Amy Lo

Previously, a accomplished ebook on chinese language mahjong for English-speaking readers didn't exist. ultimately, The booklet of Mahjong meets that long-sought desire, as writer Amy Lo, in session with many grasp gamers of alternative varieties of mahjong, bargains the main whole mahjong consultant ever. It includes:
* Over one hundred sixty full-color instructive photographs
* guideline on real chinese language mahjong, in addition to the Cantonese, Shanghai, and 12-tile models of the game
* an evidence of rituals and ideas basically the main skilled avid gamers know
* A mahjong consultant for all ability degrees, from newbies to execs

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Download e-book for kindle: SAS Jungle Survival by Barry Davies BEM

By Barry Davies BEM

ISBN-10: 1620872080

ISBN-13: 9781620872086

Learn to conform and live on within the most threatening of jungles.
When we predict of jungles, we regularly give some thought to a densely forested zone with thick foliage; this can be what's referred to as a prime jungle. yet jungles may also contain swamps, grasslands, and cultivated components. basic jungles can fall into the class of both a tropical rain woodland or a deciduous wooded area, counting on the kinds of bushes and vegetation chanced on becoming there. A tropical rain woodland is typified via having tall timber whose higher branches interlock to shape canopies. but of the entire environments during which guy has to outlive, the jungle bargains the simplest chance.

The SAS have operated within the jungle for years, occasionally staying within the wooded area for months at a time. They constructed a method wherein they'd units of garments, one for daylight hours use and one for evening. in advance of they went to sleep they'd switch from their rainy garments, which used to be often hung lower than the shield to dry out. within the morning they'd switch from their dry garments and wear the rainy. it's an uncomfortable switch, yet one who assured an exceptional night’s sleep in dry clothing.

The SAS consultant to Jungle Survival will educate the reader to come back to phrases with the jungle surroundings, are aware of it, and paintings with it instead of “fighting it.” The jungle woodland delivers look after, nutrition, and water in abundance, and this e-book will convey you the way. If the jungle deals any difficulties, it really is with ailment and wild animals; The SAS consultant to Jungle Survival will make it easier to stay away from and withstand either and are available out alive. a hundred colour pictures

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Download e-book for kindle: A Still Quiet Place for Teens: A Mindfulness Workbook to by Amy Saltzman

By Amy Saltzman

ISBN-10: 1626253781

ISBN-13: 9781626253780

Being a youngster in today’s fast moving, media-saturated global is tough, and it’s effortless to get crushed or stressed. This step forward workbook may also help you stability your feelings, remain concentrated, and event the normal quietness that lives inside of you.

If you’re a youngster, you’re most likely experiencing pressure. And is it any ask yourself? You’re juggling schoolwork, friendships, and numerous different actions. You get never-ending messages each day—texts out of your acquaintances, recommendation out of your family members and lecturers, pictures from tv, social media, and ads approximately who you may and may be. occasionally you simply desire a position to unwind and be yourself!

A nonetheless Quiet position for Teens will be that position. it's a position of peace and calm inside of. during this workbook, mindfulness professional Amy Saltzman bargains a complete software that can assist you deal with day-by-day stressors and demanding situations on your lifestyles, no matter if at domestic, at school, or with associates. utilizing proven-effective mindfulness-based rigidity aid (MBSR) options, this e-book may help you be totally found in the instant, domesticate kindness and interest towards your self and others, and locate optimistic methods of facing the pressures of being a teen.

Between university, neighbors, and relationship, there’s lots to think under pressure approximately! This publication may also help you discover a quiet position inside of your self that you should return to many times, irrespective of how overwhelming lifestyles will get.

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New PDF release: The Last Great American Picture Show: New Hollywood Cinema

By Thomas Elsaesser, Noel King, Alexander Horwath

ISBN-10: 9053566317

ISBN-13: 9789053566312

The French Connection, The final photograph exhibit, M.A.S.H., Harold and Maude—these are just the various iconic motion pictures made within the usa through the Seventies. initially thought of a "lost generation," the Nineteen Seventies are more and more famous as a very important turning aspect in American filmmaking, and lots of motion pictures from the period have resurfaced from oblivion to develop into a reference for brand new directorial abilities. The final nice American photograph Show explores this pivotal period in American movie historical past with a set of essays through students and writers that firmly situates the last decade because the time of the emergence of "New Hollywood."

Sam Peckinpah, Arthur Penn, Peter Bogdanovich, Monte Hellman, Bob Rafelson, Hal Ashy, Robert Altman, and James Tobac: those mythical administrators built cutting edge thoughts, gritty aesthetics, and a contemporary sensibility in American movie. right here, participants compellingly argue that the cinema of today's significant directors—Steven Spielberg, James Cameron, Quentin Tarantino, Ridley Scott, Robert Zemeckis—could now not have come into lifestyles with out the groundbreaking works produced by way of the administrators of the Seventies. a unconditionally enticing and long-overdue research of this crucial period in American movie, The final nice American photo Show unearths how the movies of the Seventies reworked the yankee social awareness and motivated filmmaking around the world.

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Download PDF by U.S. Army: Engineering Design Handbook - Military Pyrotechnics Series,

By U.S. Army

ISBN-10: 1621982106

ISBN-13: 9781621982104

This 1967 guide is one in all a sequence meant to fill a necessity for an authoritative and finished resource of knowledge on army pyrotechnics. It offers with the actual and chemical theoretical elements of the creation of pyrotechnic results, and the applying of the idea to perform. it's a universal false impression to treat army pyrotechnics as being synonymous with fireworks. army pyrotechnics is quickly constructing right into a technology which exploits all acceptable clinical and engineering ideas and practices. This guide encompasses a bankruptcy at the background of the pyrotechnic artwork, a bankruptcy giving a basic creation to the appliance of pyrotechnic units to army difficulties, and chapters on physical-chemical relationships, visibility, construction of warmth, creation of sunshine, and creation of smoke.
• entrance subject
• record of Illustrations
• checklist of Tables
• Preface
• desk of Contents
1. heritage of army Pyrotechnics
2. advent to army Pyrotechnics
three. Physical-Chemical Relationships
four. Visibility
five. creation of warmth
6. construction of sunshine
7. creation of Smoke

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