Download E-books London Stories: London Walks PDF

By David Tucker

Written by means of the specialist courses of London Walks, London’s oldest, so much acclaimed strolling travel corporation, this assortment comprises neighborhood perception and data which could in simple terms be won via years of tour-leading event. those theme-based walks supply whatever for everybody, even if a heritage buff, partial to the magical, or these searching for enjoyable off the overwhelmed course. The walks contain Sinister London, targeting haunted London and Jack the Ripper; Literary London, from Shakespeare to Dickens; Public Houses, showcasing the outdated pubs of Soho; and a Mystery and secrets and techniques walk exploring the city's hidden prior. ideal for travelers who are looking to adventure London lifestyles past Trafalgar sq. in addition to for Londoners eager to step off the Circle Line and notice the secrets and techniques on their lonesome doorstep, this guide offers a desirable glimpse into the capital's wealthy heritage. With photographs, maps, and illustrations to convey the tales to lifestyles, London Stories is in case you love London, written by means of those that comprehend it best.

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Download E-books Frommer's San Francisco 2013 (Frommer's Color Complete) PDF

  • Full-color throughout
  • Free full-color, foldout map
  • Completely up to date each year
  • Insider advice from our neighborhood specialists who let you know the place the locals move at evening, the place to discover the simplest new eating places and foodstuff vehicles, the place to take your children, and the easiest loose museum hours and different loose sights. you will additionally the following from neighborhood celebrities: Top Chef simply Desserts winner, Yigit Pura, reveals his favourite spots for goodies; Sommelier of the yr Eugenio Jardim stocks his favourite wine bars, from funds to splurge; and drag queen Heklina supplies speedy takes on each homosexual bar within the Castro!
  • Where to find the easiest inn at each expense element, best possible burrito within the project, the simplest Dungeness crab, the hippest new cocktail bars, the eating places with the easiest ocean perspectives, the place to discover the Bush guy on Pier 39 and different neighborhood oddities--plus complete assurance of Napa, Sonoma, Berkeley, Oakland, Sausalito, Marin, Muir Woods and Mount Tamalpais.
  • Insightful commentary on San Francisco's cultural icons, from Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac to Ken Kesey's 3-Day journeys competition to Harvey Milk and the homosexual rights movement--plus the simplest strolling excursions for locating this heritage.
  • Opinionated reviews. No bland descriptions and lukewarm options. Our specialist writers are keen about their destinations--they inform it love it is in an interesting and worthy approach.
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  • User-friendly positive factors together with famous person rankings and precise icons to indicate readers to nice reveals, first-class values, insider guidance, most sensible bets for children, distinctive moments, and puffed up reports.

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Download E-books Black Narcissus: Turner Classic Movies British Film Guide (British Film Guides) PDF

Black Narcissus, now heralded as a masterpiece, is a landmark movie within the influential canon of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. With the centenary of Powell's start in 2005 this well timed book--the first committed completely to the film--draws on archival files, unique set drawings and stills to illustrate its extraordinary achievements, either as a creation and as a car for concepts. taking a look at the film's enduring photographs of either position and gender, Sarah highway additionally examines Black Narcissus as a masterly technical accomplishment, in addition to a meditation at the finish of empire. taking a look too on the film's debatable reception by way of overseas critics and censors, and its next effect on experimental filmmakers, road explores problems with strategy, variety, functionality and interpretation to bare the ongoing relevance of the movie today.

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Download E-books Beginning Smartphone Web Development: Building Javascript, CSS, HTML and Ajax-Based Applications for iPhone, Android, Palm Pre, Blackberry, Windows Mobile and Nokia S60 PDF

By Gail Frederick, Rajesh Lal

Today’s net 2.0 purposes (think fb and Twitter) pass a ways past the confines of the laptop and are standard on cellular units. The cellular internet has develop into exceptionally well known given the good fortune of the iPhone and BlackBerry, the significance of home windows cellular, and the emergence of Palm Pre (and its webOS platform). At Apress, we're lucky to have Gail Frederick of the well known education web site research the cellular internet provide her professional suggestion in Beginning telephone internet Development. during this publication, Gail teaches the net criteria and basics particular to smartphones and different feature-driven cellphones and devices.
* indicates you the way to construct interactive cellular sites utilizing net applied sciences optimized for browsers in smartphones
* info markup basics, layout rules, content material variation, usability, and interoperability
* Explores cross-platform criteria and top practices for the cellular net authored via the W3C, dotMobi, and related organizations
* Dives deeps into the function units of the most well-liked cellular browsers, together with WebKit, Chrome, Palm Pre webOS, Pocket IE, Opera cellular, and Skyfire

By the top of this publication, you’ll have the educational, instruments, and strategies for developing strong cellular internet reports on any of those structures on your favourite telephone or different cellular device.
<h3>You’ll learn the way to:</h3> * construct interactive cellular web content that conform to criteria and top practices.
* advance websites utilizing the markup languages of the cellular internet: XHTML-MP, instant CSS, and WML.
* Use cellular JavaScript and Ajax for client-side internet interactivity.
* Adapt the syntax and layout of cellular websites to focus on telephone models.
* improve cellular websites to focus on complicated gains of telephone browsers.
* Validate and compress cellular markup to optimize for community transmission and browser performance.
* Simulate phone browsers utilizing emulators and improvement tools.
<h3>Who is that this publication for?</h3>
Mobile program builders and their managers have to study cellular net applied sciences simply because it’s of their fiscal curiosity. Time-to-market and chance charges are considerably reduce for web-based cellular functions than for local ones.

Desktop internet builders at software program businesses and IT departments of non-technology companies have to examine cellular net applied sciences to fulfill the calls for of managers who will quickly be asking them to “mobilize this internet site.” those builders probably want to do the minimal paintings attainable to maximise the compatibility in their cellular sites. The standards-based strategy recommended during this publication will let them construct gracefully adaptive and conveyable cellular internet studies that practice good throughout cellular browser platforms.

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Download E-books The ABC Movie of the Week Companion:A Loving Tribute to the Classic Series PDF

By Michael Karol

Video clips made for tv have been of their infancy whilst ABC got here up with a unique concept: a weekly sequence of movies made totally for the small reveal. The ABC motion picture of the Week grew to become a very good luck and a cultural touchstone for a iteration of Americans.
In this loving tribute to the vintage sequence of television movies, greater than 2 hundred motion pictures within the sequence are reviewed, together with well-remembered titles reminiscent of Duel, Tribes, The Six Million greenback guy, pass Ask Alice, Brian's tune, The evening Stalker, undesirable Ronald, Starsky and Hutch, Trilogy of Terror, That yes summer season, and Killdozer. additionally, selection bits of trivialities concerning the actors and movies and specific photographs are sprinkled in the course of the book.
So bit again, sit back, and go back to a time while the counterculture was once in complete swing and also you may music in per week for a number of unique motion pictures made only for you.

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Download E-books Top 10 Munich (DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guides) PDF

By Elfie Ledig

DK Eyewitness most sensible 10 trip consultant: Munich will lead you instantly to some of the best on supply. no matter if you're trying to find the issues to not pass over on the best 10 points of interest, or are looking to locate the simplest nightspots; this consultant is definitely the right pocket-sized better half. depend on dozens of most sensible 10 lists - from the head 10 museums to the pinnacle 10 occasions and gala's - there's even a listing of the pinnacle 10 issues to prevent. The advisor is split by means of zone with eating place stories for every, in addition to suggestions for motels, bars and areas to buy. You'll locate the insider wisdom each customer wishes and discover each nook without problems with DK Eyewitness best 10 shuttle consultant: Munich and its loose pull-out map.

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Download E-books Ubuntu: Up and Running: A Power User's Desktop Guide PDF

By Robin Nixon

Ubuntu for everybody! This renowned Linux-based working method is ideal for individuals with little technical historical past. It's easy to put in, and straightforward to take advantage of -- with a powerful concentrate on safety. Ubuntu: Up and Running exhibits you the fine details of the program with an entire hands-on journey. You'll find out how Ubuntu works, tips on how to speedy configure and continue Ubuntu 10.04, and the way to exploit this distinctive working approach for networking, enterprise, and residential leisure.

This ebook features a DVD with the whole Ubuntu process and several other really expert versions -- together with the Mythbuntu multimedia liberate.
* pick out between 3 computer environments: GNOME, KDE, or XFCE
* attach printers, sound playing cards, cameras, webcams, and iPhones
* Use the Linux filesystem with both the computing device or the command line
* examine networking capabilities, resembling dossier and folder sharing and net entry
* Get an in-depth creation to the company productiveness suite
* use WINE to run home windows courses
* enforce enhancements fast and simply
* discover the place to get, and the way to put in, different nice software program for Linux

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Download E-books Korea Travel Guide PDF

By Lonely Planet

"Lonely Planet publications are, with no trouble, like no other." —New York Times

The final, so much complete advisor to traveling in Korea comprises up to date stories of the easiest locations to stick, devour, points of interest, cultural info, maps, shipping tips and some top saved secrets and techniques – the entire necessities to get to the center of Korea.

This advisor is the results of in-depth study by means of 4 committed authors and native specialists who immersed themselves in Korea, discovering distinctive stories, and sharing functional and sincere suggestion, so that you come away knowledgeable and amazed.

Regions lined: Seoul, Gyeonggi-do, Incheon, Gangwon-do, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Busan, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jeollanam-do, Jeju-do, Jeollabuk-do, Chungcheongnam-do, Chungcheongbuk-do, North Korea

Inside Lonely Planet Korea:
Full colour styling and images
Clear, easy-to-read colour maps
A awesome new web page structure for quick and simple examining whereas at the go
Itineraries prepared through zone or size of trip
Up-to-date instructed points-of-interest – overlaying consuming, sound asleep, going out, purchasing, actions and attractions
In-depth beneficial properties to discover the world's iconic sights
Hundreds of cash saving tips
Our most up-to-date journey making plans instruments that can assist you get round smoothly
Additional sections together with most sensible stories, historical past, The Korean humans, within the Korean Kitchen, and an A-Z survival guide.

Special book enhancements
Scalable maps – permitting you to zoom in for higher detail
Comprehensive interlinking – permitting you to seamlessly turn among pages, leap among maps and experiences, or stopover at the internet sites of locations we recommend
Search – move immediately to what you're looking for with the in-built seek capability
Add notes – contact a be aware so as to add notes and customize your guidebook
Bookmark – use bookmarks to speedy go back to a page
Dictionary – search for the which means of any word
Plus pinch and zoom photographs and scalable font size

Written and researched by means of Simon Richmond, Shawn Low, Timothy N Hornyak, Yu-Mei Balasingamchow

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