Physics for Gearheads: An Introduction to Vehicle Dynamics, Energy, and Power – with Examples from Motorsports

Author Randy Beikmann ISBN-10 0837616158 ISBN-13 9780837616155 Year 2015-03-09 Pages 604 Language English Publisher Bentley Publishers Download Link Click Here There is no better way to learn physics than by having a problem to solve As a gearhead you have a secret advantage when it comes to understanding physics you see it at work every time you solve a problem with your car or watch a motorsports event The experience you already have tuning cars or motorcycles is your virtual physics lab Physics for Gearheads will show you that if you can learn about cars you can learn about physics Whether your interest is in increasing your engine s horsepower getting more miles per gallon or shaving tenths off your lap time on track day you can use physics to gain insight into the problem and formulate a solution Physics for Gearheads not only explains physics principles in language you can understand it demonstrates how to use physics to your advantage Note on the units of measurement used in Physics for Gearheads This book outfits the reader to work in SI or British Engineering units Chapters1 A Warm Up Lap2 Kinematics Basics3 Kinematics Applications4 Dynamics Basics5 Forces6 Dynamics Applications7 Torque…

The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm: The Complete First Edition

Author Jacob Grimm ISBN-10 0691173222 ISBN-13 9780691173221 Year 2016-10-13 Pages 568 Language English Publisher Princeton University Press Download Link Click Here When Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published their Children s and Household Tales in 1812 followed by a second volume in 1815 they had no idea that such stories as Rapunzel Hansel and Gretel and Cinderella would become the most celebrated in the world Yet few people today are familiar with the majority of tales from the two early volumes since in the next four decades the Grimms would publish six other editions each extensively revised in content and style For the very first time The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm makes available in English all 156 stories from the 1812 and 1815 editions These narrative gems newly translated and brought together in one beautiful book are accompanied by sumptuous new illustrations from award winning artist Andrea Dezs From The Frog King to The Golden Key wondrous worlds unfold heroes and heroines are rewarded weaker animals triumph over the strong and simple bumpkins prove themselves not so simple after all Esteemed fairy tale scholar Jack Zipes offers accessible translations that retain the spare description and engaging…

Gem: The Definitive Visual Guide

Author DK ISBN-10 1465453563 ISBN-13 9781465453563 Year 2016-10-04 Pages 440 Language English Publisher DK Download Link Click Here A dazzling visual guide to precious and semiprecious stones organic gems and precious metals that showcases beautiful specially commissioned images as well as science natural history mythology and true stories of adventure and discovery From diamonds and sapphires to emeralds and obsidian Gem profiles all the key gemstones and other precious materials Its stunning images show the jewels in their different cuts colors and uses See the exquisite jewelry pieces of royalty around the world high society women and Native American traditions Visit the Russian Amber Room study the details of a Faberg egg and find out what characteristics are needed for a record breaking gem The stories myths and legends that surround the most celebrated gems and jewel laden artifacts from around the world are revealed from their journeys in the company of royalty film stars and thieves to the curse of the Hope Diamond Follow the history of the world s most famous jewelry houses and their designers including Cartier Harry Winston Tiffany Co and more For additional information about the world s natural treasures an 80 page reference section…

Wild at Heart Revised and Updated: Discovering the Secret of a Man’s Soul

Author John Eldredge ISBN-10 1400200393 ISBN-13 9781400200399 Year 2011-04-17 Pages 272 Language English Publisher Thomas Nelson Download Link Click Here Every man was once a boy And every little has dreams big dreams dreams of being the hero of beating the bad guys of doing daring feats and rescuing the damsel in distress Every little girl has dreams too of being rescued by her prince and swept up into a great adventure knowing that she is the beauty But what happens to those dreams when we grow up Walk into most churches have a look around and ask yourself What is a Christian man Without listening to what is said look at what you find there Most Christian men are bored John Eldredge revises and updates his best selling renowned Christian classic Wild at Heart and in it invites men to recover their masculine heart defined in the image of a passionate God And he invites women to discover the secret of a mans soul and to delight in the strength and wildness men were created to offer John Eldredge is the director of Ransomed Heart

SUMMARY: The Shepherd’s Diet plus my 60 Day Challenge

Author Tim Rojer ISBN-10 152102328X ISBN-13 9781521023280 Year 2017-04-08 Pages 29 Language English Publisher Independently published Download Link Click Here The Shepherds diet is a seven step biblical inspired program developed by Kristina Wilds for losing weight regaining health and eliminating disease The Shepherds diet is based upon the fact that fat is good for you and carbohydrates are bad So you will eat the fat and clothe yourselves with the wool Ezekiel 34 3 Hi My name is Tim Rojer and I was a 289 pound Christian man with a wife and two daughters who has struggled with an ever increasing weight problem I have read Kristina Wilds book and followed her seven step program Throughout this book I hope to provide you a summary of the seven step program along with my understanding and interpretation how I personally tackled each of the seven steps my weight statistics over the 60 day challenge the trials and tribulations I experienced whilst following this diet my shopping list that I take with me when buying our food recipes to use whilst on the program If you are currently attempting the Shepherds Diet I hope that you will be able to use…

What It Is

Author Lynda Barry ISBN-10 1897299354 ISBN-13 9781897299357 Year 2008-05-13 Pages 209 Language English Publisher Drawn and Quarterly Download Link Click Here Deliciously drawn with fragments of collage worked into each page insightful and bubbling with delight in the process of artistic creation A SalonHow do objects summon memories What do real images feel like For decades these types of questions have permeated the pages of Lynda Barry s compositions with words attracting pictures and conjuring places through a pen that first and foremost keeps on moving What It Is demonstrates a tried and true creative method that is playful powerful and accessible to anyone with an inquisitive wish to write or to remember Composed of completely new material each page of Barry s first Drawn Quarterly book is a full color collage that is not only a gentle guide to this process but an invigorating example of exactly what it is The ordinary is extraordinary

Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology (Blueprints Series)

Author Tamara Callahan MD ISBN-10 1451117027 ISBN-13 9781451117028 Year 2013-02-05 Pages 432 Language English Publisher LWW Download Link Click Here Blueprints Obstetrics and Gynecology provides students with a concise review of content for their ob gyn rotations and the Boards Each chapter is brief and includes pedagogical features such as bolded key words tables figures and Key Points New features in this edition include an image bank and a For The Boards section which presents 4 clinical vignettes with 3 5 sequential item set style questions at the end of each chapter Additionally 100 bonus board format questions with answers and rationales appear at the end of the book another 50 bonus questions are provided online

Letter to a Christian Nation

Author Sam Harris ISBN-10 0307278778 ISBN-13 9780307278777 Year 2008-01-08 Pages 144 Language English Publisher Vintage Download Link Click Here From the new afterword by the author Humanity has had a long fascination with blood sacrifice In fact it has been by no means uncommon for a child to be born into this world only to be patiently and lovingly reared by religious maniacs who believe that the best way to keep the sun on its course or to ensure a rich harvest is to lead him by tender hand into a field or to a mountaintop and bury butcher or burn him alive as offering to an invisible God The notion that Jesus Christ died for our sins and that his death constitutes a successful propitiation of a loving God is a direct and undisguised inheritance of the superstitious bloodletting that has plagued bewildered people throughout history

Dear Taylor (Letters to War) (Volume 1)

Author Eija Jimenez ISBN-10 1533601100 ISBN-13 9781533601100 Year 2016-12-08 Pages 368 Language English Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Download Link Click Here Taylor Phillips was working as a barista in NYC the day the twin towers came crashing down Seeing her city in shambles coated in ash and American lives lost she enlisted to fight the War on Terror Daniella Melo a Rhode Island American History teacher challenges her class to write letters to soldiers fighting overseas With one name left and a student short Daniella takes it upon herself to write letters to Private Taylor Phillips stationed in Afghanistan Over the next two years the women exchange letters sharing stories of their daily lives Daniella trailing after her rambunctious daughter Jackie and dealing with overeager seniors planning prom while Taylor trudges through sand and dirt driving her humvee in cold deserts Their friendship continues to grow until it becomes something so much more than either women expect

The Ultimate Cigar Book: 4th Edition

Author Richard Carleton Hacker ISBN-10 1632206579 ISBN-13 9781632206572 Year 2015-06-02 Pages 400 Language English Publisher Skyhorse Publishing Download Link Click Here First published in 1993 The Ultimate Cigar Book has become a classic in its field and is generally credited with having helped launch the current cigar smoking craze It has been reprinted numerous times in the United States and is now sold worldwide No other book contains as much detailed and factual information on virtually every facet of cigar making and cigar smoking And now this trendsetting been has been revised in this fourth edition for the aficionado of the future Forget 1492 This book starts out in B C Before Columbus and transports the cigar enthusiast on a fun and fact filled adventure into virtually every realm of todays popular and growing cigar smoking pastime Written by one of the most knowledgeable and internationally celebrated pipe and cigar authors of our time Richard Carleton Hackers well known wit and wisdom will keep the reader enthralled with every turn of the page as he takes you on an information packed would tour of cigars Starting off with a history of cigar smoking the author then shows us how cigars…