The Modern Language Association, the authority on research and writing, takes a fresh look at documenting sources in the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook. Works are published today in a dizzying range of formats. A book, for example, may be read in print, online, or as an e-book--or perhaps listened to in an audio version. On the Web, modes of publication are regularly invented, combined, and modified. Previous editions of the MLA Handbook provided separate instructions for each format, and additional instructions were required for new formats. In this groundbreaking new edition of its best-selling handbook, the MLA recommends instead one universal set of guidelines, which writers can apply to any type of source.Shorter and redesigned for easy use, the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook guides writers through the principles behind evaluating sources for their research. It then shows them how to cite sources in their writing and create useful entries for the works-cited list.More than just a new edition, this is a new MLA style.
Published by: The Modern Language Association of America | Publication date: 04/01/2016Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 160 pages
A cookbook devoted to the beloved Vietnamese sandwich, with 50 recipes ranging from classic fillings to innovative modern combinations.Created by Vietnamese street vendors a century or so ago, banh mi is a twist on the French snack of pâté and bread that is as brilliant as it is addictive to eat. Who can resist the combination of crisp baguette, succulent filling, and toppings like tangy daikon and carrot pickles, thin chile slices, refreshing cucumber strips, and pungent cilantro sprigs? You’ll have ample opportunities to customize your sandwich with filling options such as grilled pork, roast chicken, and “the special”—a delectable combination of garlicky pork, liver pâté, and Vietnamese cold-cuts.Opening a new realm of flavor for anyone tired of standard sandwich fare, The Banh Mi Handbook presents more than fifty recipes and numerous insights for crafting a wide range of sandwiches, from iconic classics to modern innovations, including: Crispy Drunken ChickenShrimp in Caramel SauceGrilled Lemongrass PorkBeef and Curry SlidersCoconut Curry TofuLettuce Wrap Banh MiRespected food writer Andrea Nguyen’s simple, delicious recipes for flavor-packed fillings, punchy homemade condiments, and crunchy, colorful pickled vegetables bring the very best of Vietnamese street food to your kitchen.
Published by: Ten Speed Press | Publication date: 07/08/2014Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 132 pages
Ketosis Diet Handbook: (3 Manuscripts in 1 Book) Ketogenic Diet, The Keto Crockpot, Burn Fat - Burn Fat In 4 Weeks Eating Delicious Ketogenic Recipes For A Slim & Healthy Lifestyle
Do you wish you had the ultimate guide you needed to lose weight fast? Or you want to burn those fats & eat delicious foods at the same time? Ketosis Diet Handbook is the book for you as we have included a combination of in-depth knowledge & proven methods & recipes that will get you to lose weight & burn those fats fast! These recipes are delicious yet highly effective & have proven to work for others as well. The recipes have been carefully chosen and it includes a wide variety of foods so you will never get bored eating the same foods over and over again! We will also show you the psychology and know how of burning fat & combined with our carefully selected recipes, you will achieve your results in no time.Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn...
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Publication date: 03/31/2018Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 345 pages
Happiness. It seems to elude many people. Yet, it’s quite simple. Researching what causes (and takes away) happiness for decades, author, David Lee, discovered there are commonalities with those who are deep down inside happy. His book chronicles aspects of his career, insights and journey to bring you one of the best books of its kind on the topic of happiness. From family therapist, engineer, and writer, David was delighted to utilize his talents with a doll that brought many a young girl, and a few boys, sheer happiness. His design of the talking mechanism for the Chatty Cathy Doll, a favorite for children from 1959 – 1965. Chatty Cathy was the first ever talking doll. From there he put his talents to use in many other areas to help people achieve happiness. Often referred to as the man of many visions, David Lee, is the quirky, visionary, inspirational creator of the absurdly insightful collection of amusing messages that are designed to make people smile. In The Happiness Handbook, readers will enjoy learning how David has maintained an incredible level of happiness as he approaches his ninth decade on earth. The book is perfect for anyone who is ready to find a simple solution to happiness, once and for all. Inside The Happiness Handbook is an invitation to download a series of MP3 meditations to take you even deeper on your happiness journey. This book is for those who truly wants to change their live for the better. Author, David Lee wrote this book for anyone who: ● Has trouble getting out of bed in the morning because there is so little to look forward to. ● Feels that life could be a lot better but has no idea how to go about it. ● Puts up with an intolerable situation or relationship because they are afraid they would be worse off if they left. ● Goes through times of great sadness when it is difficult to function. ● Wants to experience more happiness, peace of mind, and enjoyment of life. In other words, anyone who wants a better life. A better life means more happiness, less stress and turmoil, and increased satisfaction. It means getting up in the morning looking forward to the day ahead. It means going to sleep at night pleased and content with the day’s activities. At least most of the time. It also means taking pleasure in the little things occurring daily everyday things that happen all day long, especially the relationships you have with others. As David says, “In a way this book is the story of my life: How I started with a life destined for misery, just like all the people who surrounded me as a young child and raised me. How I learned to be happy despite all the odds. It tells you what I have learned along the way, and it lets you know how to find your own path to fulfillment. At least that’s my hope for you, as you read this book.”
Published by: David and Margo Press | Publication date: 03/22/2018Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 142 pages
Foundational Teaching from a Charismatic Healing Minister and a Catholic ScholarInternational healing minister Randy Clark teams up with Mary Healy, a respected Catholic scholar, to show not only that the gifts of the Spirit still exist today, but that they are not optional; they are the necessary tools God has given for both building his Church and spreading the Gospel.With wisdom and practical insight, Clark and Healy walk you through biblical texts, dispel misconceptions, and show that there is an endless variety of gifts. They also show how the gifts are not just for a select few, but distributed freely by the Holy Spirit among believers. After laying this foundation, the authors reveal how you can activate the gifts in your own life and use them to benefit others. In this hurting world, you can give people more than just a message--you can help usher them into an encounter with God.
Published by: Chosen Books | Publication date: 03/20/2018Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 242 pages
25% of this book's proceeds will be donated to two military charities: the Special Operation Warrior Foundation and the Sua Sponte Foundation.This book is the complete beginner's guide to long range shooting written in simple every-day language so that it's easy to follow. Included are personal tips and best advice from my years of special operations sniper schooling and experience, and as a sniper instructor.If you are an experienced shooter, this guide will be a resource covering the principles and theory of long range shooting. This is the preliminary book to help you understand fundamental concepts such as MOA vs Mils and external ballistics, that can be like a trusted resource at the range.Learning to shoot long range isn t that difficult. Once you understand the basics, you can start to master your technique and you ll be hitting targets in no time.The author has a series of online instructional videos known for their ability to take seemingly complex areas of long range shooting and breaking them down so that they're easy to understand. This book was motivated by the feedback from those videos.This book is the complete beginner's guide to long range shooting written in simple every-day language so that it's easy to follow. Included are personal tips and best advice from my years of special operations sniper schooling and experience, and as a sniper instructor. If you are an experienced shooter, this guide will be a resource covering the principles and theory of long range shooting. This is the preliminary book to help you understand fundamental concepts such as MOA vs Mils and external ballistics, that can be like a trusted resource at the range.Learning to shoot long range isn’t that difficult. Once you understand the basics, you can start to master your technique and you’ll be hitting targets in no time. The author has a series of online instructional videos known for their ability to take seemingly complex areas of long range shooting and breaking them down so that they're easy to understand. This book was motivated by the feedback from those videos. The handbook is broken down into three main categories: What it is/How it works, Fundamentals, and How to use it. "What it is/How it works" covers equipment, terminology, and basic principles. "Fundamentals" covers the theory of long range shooting. "How to use it" gives you practical advice on how to implement what you've learned so far to make you a long range shooter."Whether you're looking to dip a toe into the complex world of long range shooting, or you're a seasoned shooter with years of trigger time, Ryan Cleckner's book will prove to be excellent reference material. Well written and easy to understand, it covers all the essential topics that a well rounded shooter needs to master." --Iain Harrison, Editor, Recoil Magazine
Published by: Unknown | Publication date: 02/01/2016Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 250 pages
There was once an Aboriginal tribe of people who lived for centuries beside a mighty river. They worshiped the river, they admired it, and they feared it, but they never ventured too close to it and they certainly never went into it. If they had only tapped into the resources that mighty river had to offer, they would have enjoyed and benefited in ways they could never have imagined. The river would have provided food for their families, transportation, and power; not to mention adding a great deal of fun to their life experience.In the same way, we human beings live in the Presence of a metaphorical River of Power, consistently available to anyone, anytime, anywhere - FREE, but more often than not, we also fail to take advantage of it. Spiritual Tools are the fastest and most successful way to attain access to that might power. When utilized consistently, they can add increased prosperity, better health, more harmonious relationships, deeper Spirituality and a great deal more joy to our human experience. Spiritual tools are ours simply for the asking, whether we wish to use them to fix whatever isn't working in our life now, or to create the desires of our heart in the future.
Publication date: 04/02/2018Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 70 pages
The pocket-sized handbook that does the work of a full-sized handbook, now with a new section on editing the errors that matter.Most handbooks include chapters on various general writing topics (e.g., the writing process or the elements of an argument), but few cover the specific kinds of writing students are assigned to do. The Little Seagull has chapters on reports, analyses, and all the other genres that college students are most often assigned. And because it's so small, so easy to use, and so affordable, it's proven to be a popular alternative to larger (and much more costly) handbooks. The third edition adds a new section on editing the errors that matter—and the option to include free access to InQuizitive for Writers, which provides practice in editing the same errors.Please note that this version of the ebook does not include access to any media or print supplements that are sold packaged with the printed book.
Published by: W. W. Norton & Company | Publication date: 06/01/2017Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 480 pages
If you’re a professional looking to master the key aspects of 3D printing, this book is for you.The 3D Printing Handbook provides practical advice on selecting the right technology and how-to design for 3D printing, based upon first-hand experience from the industry’s leading experts.In this book:
- The mechanisms behind all major 3D printing technologies
- The benefits and limitations of each technology
- Decision making tools for technology selection
- Actionable design advice and guidelines
- Industry case studies from world-leading brands
Published by: 3D Hubs | Publication date: 11/28/2017Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 304 pages
For eighteen years, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith have been part of a team revolutionizing the study of politics by turning conventional wisdom on its head. They start from a single assertion: Leaders do whatever keeps them in power. They don't care about the national interest”or even their subjectsunless they have to. This clever and accessible book shows that the difference between tyrants and democrats is just a convenient fiction. Governments do not differ in kind but only in the number of essential supporters, or backs that need scratching. The size of this group determines almost everything about politics: what leaders can get away with, and the quality of life or misery under them. The picture the authors paint is not pretty. But it just may be the truth, which is a good starting point for anyone seeking to improve human governance.
Published by: PublicAffairs | Publication date: 09/27/2011Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 354 pages