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A Summit of Tumultuous Winds

By Winnie Khaw

Set in a fantastical China weakened by way of terrible executive from inside and attacked by way of barbarian hordes from with no, A Summit of Tumultuous Winds follows the adventures of a unprecedented gamut of characters (from a susceptible dancing woman to a romantic shadow murderer to a philosophical demigod) as they fight to discover which means in life ... while a great amoral strength from the West ways ...

"If fortune has me cuckolded, she has purely made herself a whore."

-- Lien

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Agile Principles, Patterns, and Practices in C#

By Robert C. Martin

With the award-winning publication Agile software program improvement: ideas, styles, and Practices, Robert C. Martin helped carry Agile ideas to tens of hundreds of thousands of Java and C++ programmers. Now .NET programmers have a definitive advisor to agile equipment with this thoroughly up to date quantity from Robert C. Martin and Micah Martin, Agile rules, styles, and Practices in C#.

This publication provides a sequence of case stories illustrating the basics of Agile improvement and Agile layout, and strikes quick from UML versions to genuine C# code. The introductory chapters lay out the fundamentals of the agile stream, whereas the later chapters exhibit confirmed strategies in motion. The e-book comprises many resource code examples which are additionally on hand for obtain from the authors’ net site.

Readers will come clear of this publication understanding

  • Agile ideas, and the fourteen practices of utmost Programming
  • Spiking, splitting, pace, and making plans iterations and releases
  • Test-driven improvement, test-first layout, and recognition testing
  • Refactoring with unit testing
  • Pair programming
  • Agile layout and layout smells
  • The 5 kinds of UML diagrams and the way to take advantage of them effectively
  • Object-oriented package deal layout and layout patterns
  • How to place it all jointly for a real-world project

Whether you're a C# programmer or a visible uncomplicated or Java programmer studying C#, a software program improvement supervisor, or a enterprise analyst, Agile ideas, styles, and Practices in C# is the 1st publication you want to learn to appreciate agile software program and the way it applies to programming within the .NET Framework.

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Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home

By Marcia Stewart

Locate the proper condo on the correct fee with insider information and recommendation from the specialists!

Say see you later to landlords and laundromats with Nolo's crucial advisor to purchasing Your First Home. This well timed identify can help you discover the proper position to dwell and put money into -- or even have a good time doing it.

full of attention-grabbing proof, real-life tales and customary pitfalls to prevent, this e-book presents every thing you want to decide upon the perfect residence, the best loan, the precise agent, definitely the right inspections -- and masses extra. Get the interior scoop on:

  • deciding among a home, residence, co-op or townhouse
  • exploring your neighborhood marketplace for the easiest worth
  • qualifying for and lining up financing
  • getting the suitable inspections and assurance
  • negotiating with or new domestic developers
  • successfully ultimate the deal

    learn throughout the real-world studies of over 20 first-time homebuyers, in addition to worthwhile insights from a staff of thirteen actual property pros, together with:

  • brokers
  • attorneys who focus on actual estate
  • a domestic inspector
  • a local researcher
  • a personal loan specialist
  • and more!

    in addition to this step by step instruction manual, you will get The Homebuyer's Toolkit, a CD-ROM that incorporates dozens of kinds and MP3s in order to assist you locate the best position, crunch the numbers, interview genuine property pros, or even borrow down fee funds out of your mom and dad.

    the new third variation of Nolo's crucial consultant to purchasing Your First Home is absolutely up-to-date to mirror the dramatically replaced housing marketplace, together with emphasis on the way to do the proper of analysis sooner than selecting a cost and the phrases of your supply. it is also a brand new dialogue of what to anticipate when you are trying to find financing.

    Are you a California resident? try out how one can purchase a home in California

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    Automobile Magazine (June 2012)

    Vehicle knows your ardour for all issues car. With each one factor, our employees stocks their deep wisdom of the folks, the background and the company of vehicles via leading edge writing and fabulous images. We don’t simply checklist the specifications. We get less than the hood and out at the highway to teach you what lifestyles is like at the back of the wheel of latest types. And most significantly, we now have just one rule: no uninteresting vehicles!

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    The Forever Man 4 - Dystopian Apocalypse Adventure: Book 4: Unicorn

    By Craig Zerf

    HIGHLY prompt through British fable Award Winner & ny instances top vendor, Michael Marshall-Smith.

    For enthusiasts of - video game of Thrones, Wool, Blade Runner, The Hobbit, Stephen King, David Gemmell and Robert J. Crane.


    The global, as we all know it, has ended.

    One guy stands resolute. a guy who has been knowledgeable within the savage arts of warfare. a guy who lives his lifestyles based on a creed. an easy guy who wishes not one of the energy thrust upon him. This guy is Marine Sergeant Nathaniel Hogan, seconded to the yankee Embassy in London and, even though he doesn't realize it, he's – The ceaselessly Man.

    The first pulse happened within the outdated calendar 12 months of 2022. a series of enormous sun flares created a sequence of big electromagnetic pulses that stopped the center of our glossy global and lower back us to the darkish a while.

    Tens of hundreds of thousands died in the first few hours as airplanes fell from the skies, hospitals ceased to paintings and each type of glossy transportation floor to a halt.

    Within days the loss of life toll had reached the loads of hundreds of thousands. Fires raged unchecked in the course of the towns, water provides ran out and survivors activate one another as mob rule exceeded all else.

    And Nathaniel reveals that he has been replaced through the massive quantities of Gamma radiation within the sun flares. they've got stronger his ordinary talents, giving him elevated velocity, energy and therapeutic. Indefinitely prolonged his existence span and permitting him with a purpose to draw at the strength of the sunlight flares to create magik.

    But even The without end guy was once now not ready for what occurred subsequent, because the ongoing flares tore a gap in time and area, making a gateway during which ‘they’ seemed. From the nation-states of myth got here the orcs, the goblins and, top all of them – the reasonable people.

    Were they the following to aid – or to conquer?

    The final Dystopian superhero.

    Craig Zerf has gotten severe! this can be the 1st in his colossal new Heroic delusion. a real Epic dystopian delusion that covers hundreds of thousands of years of man's dystopian lifestyles less than the yoke of the Fair-Folk.

    Award profitable author...Chosen by means of London Radio BBC four as a "BEST learn" – Dystopian apocalyptic myth, Dystopian myth adventure

    ˃˃˃Chosen by way of London Radio BBC four as a "BEST learn" – delusion Superhero Saga

    SF CROWSNEST - Craig Zerf is inflated with invention and well-endowed with wit – Superhero Books loose.

    This sequence is a smart Superhero assortment

    Scroll up and seize a replica today.

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