Month: March 2017

Explorer's Guide Hudson Valley & Catskill Mountains: by Joanne Michaels

By Joanne Michaels

The bestselling and so much whole consultant to the attractive Hudson Valley is again in a brand new, completely revised edition.

Rich with historic and cultural sights and common attractiveness, the Hudson Valley has turn into a call getaway. neighborhood writer Joanne Michaels publications you thru its treasure trove of eating places, comfortable hotels, galleries, antiques outlets, and wineries, and to its many outdoors actions. thoroughly revised; from the main revered trip author within the region.

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Digital Media Sport: Technology, Power and Culture in the by Brett Hutchins,David Rowe

By Brett Hutchins,David Rowe

Live broadband streaming of the 2008 Beijing Olympics accounted for 2,200 of the predicted 3,600 overall hours proven by means of the yankee NBC-Universal networks. on the 2012 London Olympics, unheard of multi-platforming embraced on-line, cellular units, online game consoles and broadcast tv, with the BBC supplying 2,500 hours of stay assurance, together with each aggressive occasion, a lot in excessive definition and a few in 3D. The BBC additionally had 12 million requests for video on cellphones and 9.2 million browsers on its cellular Olympics web site and app. This development will in simple terms accentuate at destiny recreation mega occasions just like the 2014 FIFA international Cup and 2016 summer season Olympics, either one of with a view to happen in Brazil. more and more, whilst humans speak of the monitor that supplies pictures in their favourite expert recreation, they're describing machine, computer, and pill machine displays in addition to tv and cellular handsets.



Digital Media activity analyzes the intersecting problems with technological switch, marketplace energy, and cultural practices that form the modern international activities media panorama. The complexity of those comparable matters calls for an interdisciplinary strategy that's followed the following in a sequence of thematically-organized essays by means of foreign students operating in media reports, web reports, sociology, cultural reviews, and activity studies.


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Hogs, Blogs, Leathers and Lattes: The Sociology of Modern by William E. Thompson

By William E. Thompson

This e-book combines greater than forty five years of the author’s driving studies with facts accrued over 5 years of systematic statement and vast ethnographic interviews with over two hundred female and male riders. a lot has been written approximately hardcore bikers, yet there was little scholarly learn at the a lot better phase of the inhabitants extra aptly known as motorbike fans. This booklet makes a speciality of them—the tough operating plumbers, truck drivers, and different blue collar staff in addition to the white collar executives, medical professionals and different execs who're quite often married, have mortgages, pay their money owed, obey the legislation, and on weekends and vacation trips perform a favourite hobby, using motorcycles.

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Face of an Island: Leigh Richmond Miners Photographs of by Edith M. Dabbs,Leigh Richmond Miner

By Edith M. Dabbs,Leigh Richmond Miner

initially released in 1970 as a part of South Carolina's tricentennial party, it is a selection of photographer Leigh Richmond Miner's large-format black-and-white pictures of existence on a Carolina low-country barrier island. This pictorial chronicle of lifestyles one of the post-Civil conflict freed black neighborhood in and round the Penn tuition on St. Helena Island was once ready below the course of historian Edith M. Dabbs. utilizing the most recent in top of the range electronic duotone replica, this reprint version exceeds the unique in revealing the ability and class of Miner's photographic skills in addition to delivering a special examine a very unheard of element of yank life.

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Essentials of Southern Cooking: Techniques and Flavors of a by Damon Fowler

By Damon Fowler

An genuine selection of recipes celebrating Southern traditions.

Southern cooking as most folks give some thought to it doesn’t exist. in the end, there are as many ways to make genuine corn bread, gumbo or fried poultry as there are chefs. rather than residing on traditional notions of authenticity, Essentials of Southern Cooking honors the spirit, the historical past, the folks, and the style of the vintage Southern desk via concentrating on the essence of serious Southern nutrition and mixing conventional materials in clean methods. during this tempting number of over two hundred recipes, writer Damon Lee Fowler balances the long-lasting allure of rural Southern flavors with the fashionable sensibilities of today’s cook dinner. It’s an attractive and informative examine the history of Southern cuisine.

Sampling of recipes:

Creamy fowl Pot Pies

Sweet Potato Cobbler

Scalloped Oysters

Lowcountry Crab au Gratin

Baked Vidalia candy Onions with Ham

Bourbon-Grilled Flank Steak

Shrimp Étouffée

Pecan-Crusted Cat Fish

Butter-Bean and Okra Ragout

Old-Fashioned Southern Shortcake

 

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Therapeutic Recreation Leadership and Programming by Robin Kunstler,Francis Stavola Daly

By Robin Kunstler,Francis Stavola Daly

healing activity management and Programming palms scholars with the data they should be triumphant as healing sport experts. They’ll research the sensible features of the career and advance a management frame of mind. The publication makes a speciality of day by day initiatives of the TRS and integrates moral issues into every one point of the activity.

Important discover: The electronic variation of this booklet is lacking a few of the pictures present in the actual edition.

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Reptiles & Amphibians of Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan by Stan Tekiela

By Stan Tekiela

This publication units the traditional for reptile and amphibian box courses! It includes sixty eight species - all of the turtles, snakes, lizards, salamanders, frogs and toads in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. The crisp photographs contain information wanted for id, whereas the excellent info is an ideal reference for newcomers and specialists alike.

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The Active Text: Unlocking Plays Through Physical Theatre by Dymphna Callery

By Dymphna Callery

Many theatre practitioners consider actual theatre as something and text-based theatre as one other. during this ebook, Dymphna Callery, writer of Through the physique: a pragmatic advisor to actual theatre, exhibits how workouts and practice session ideas linked to actual and devised theatre might be utilized to scripted performs. operating 'through the physique' permits performers to find what particularly makes a play work.

Drawing on key practitioners, together with Jacques Lecoq, Joan Littlewood, Peter Brook and Simon McBurney, The lively Text deals an entire method of operating with a scripted play, best the reader via a means of lively exploration and experimentation that includes:

Uncovering a play's inner dynami utilizing improvisation and theatre video games Exploiting the languages of the physique Getting contained in the phrases which are spoken (as good as those who aren't!) gaining knowledge of picture buildings knowing the effect at the audience

Throughout the publication, the writer attracts on a middle collection of famous texts (from Sophocles and Shakespeare to Brecht, Arthur Miller, Steven Berkoff and Sarah Kane), displaying how an lively method of textual content can problem assumptions approximately even the main prevalent of plays.

Packed with theatre video games, improvisation workouts and practice session strategies, The lively Text is an inspirational advisor for performers, administrators, scholars and lecturers. it is going to revitalise paintings within the practice session room, workshop or lecture room - at any place that dramatic textual content should be delivered to life.

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Discourses of Olympism: From the Sorbonne 1894 to London by D. Chatziefstathiou,I. Henry

By D. Chatziefstathiou,I. Henry

This booklet evaluates the ethical venture of Olympism, analzying the altering price positions followed relating to the ideology of Olympism around the interval from the Eighteen Nineties to the current day. The publication additionally analyzes discourses of Olympism all in favour of early life, governance, activity for improvement and foreign relations.

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Minnesota And Dacotah by C. C. Andrews

By C. C. Andrews

This scarce antiquarian publication is a facsimile reprint of the unique. as a result of its age, it could possibly comprise imperfections resembling marks, notations, marginalia and fallacious pages. simply because we think this paintings is culturally vital, we've got made it on hand as a part of our dedication for shielding, holding, and selling the world's literature in reasonable, prime quality, sleek versions which are real to the unique work.

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