Functional Anatomy

Author: Chris Colles,Carole Vincer

Publisher: Kenilworth Press

ISBN: 9781872119199

Category: Medical

Page: 24

View: 7819

A guide to the horse's anatomy and basic physiology, with clear descriptions of how it works. Written for horse owners and students by a leading equine veterinary surgeon. Chapters include points of the horse and anatomical directions, the skeleton, tendons and ligaments, respiratory and digestive system and teeth and ageing.

Poles and Gridwork

Author: Jane Wallace

Publisher: Kenilworth Press

ISBN: 9781872082448

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 24

View: 1189

Progressive exercises over poles and simple fences, designed to improve suppleness and jumping skills in horse and rider. Chapters include trotting poles, simple grids, bounces, jumping on the angle and turning exercises.

Networking for People Who Hate Networking

A Field Guide for Introverts, the Overwhelmed, and the Underconnected

Author: Devora Zack

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

ISBN: 1605096075

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 200

View: 2106

Networking is the art of building and maintaining connections for shared positive outcomes. This field guide begins by politely examining, and then shattering to pieces, traditional networking truisms.

Herbs for Horses

Author: Jenny Morgan

Publisher: Kenilworth Press

ISBN: 9781872082462

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 24

View: 9005

A straightforward guide to the use and preparation of safe and effective herbal remedies for horses and ponies. The text describes a number of herbs and plants, and explores their use in creams, poultices, infusions, decoctions, compresses and oils.

Digital Photography Digital Field Guide

Author: Harold Davis

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780764597855

Category: Photography

Page: 219

View: 4244

The digital camera has revolutionized photography. Sporting events, breathtaking landscapes, the mood of the sea, or a child's eyes as a present is opened-capture whatever fascinates you. Learn touse your images in ways only highly skilled professionals could manage a mere decade ago. With this practical guide in your camera bag, you'll have professional advice at your fingertips to help you get great shots, use all your camera's features, download and enhance your photos, and share them in dozens of creative ways. * Understand digital camera basics * Learn the secrets for getting a good close-up * Find out when and why to use RAW format * Explore dozens of formulas for shooting a variety of scenes, including suggested lenses, settings, and lighting options * Rid your pictures of red-eye and other imperfections * Create a slide show, prints, or e-mail- and Web-ready images * Make the most of your camera's abilities with filters and other accessories

Managing Grass for Horses

The Responsible Owner's Guide

Author: Elizabeth O'Beirne-Ranelagh

Publisher: J. A. Allen, Limited

ISBN: 9780851318561

Category: Pets

Page: 398

View: 2689

Grass plays a vital part in a horse's nutrition, health, and well-being, and good grassland management is a cost-effective way of feeding them. This book explains everything that needs to be considered when managing grasslands to benefit the horse.

Running a Stables as a Business

Author: Janet W. Macdonald

Publisher: J. A. Allen, Limited

ISBN: 9780851317373

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 112

View: 7634

Contains everything a prospective proprietor needs to know about finding and financing an establishment. Topics covered include accounting, taxation, legal matters, employing staff, horses, customers, and publicity. With helpful suggestions on how to cut losses and increase profits.

Jumping Cross-country Fences

Author: Jane Wallace,Jane Thelwall,Carole Vincer

Publisher: Kenilworth Press

ISBN: 9781872082073

Category: Pets

Page: 24

View: 8137

Straightforward advice on how to safely negotiate a wide variety of cross-country obstacles. Chapters include walking the course, the start and first fence, rhythm, balance and impulsion, and types of jumps.

Information Management

Strategies for Gaining a Competitive Advantage with Data

Author: William McKnight

Publisher: Newnes

ISBN: 0124095267

Category: Computers

Page: 214

View: 5112

Information Management: Gaining a Competitive Advantage with Data is about making smart decisions to make the most of company information. Expert author William McKnight develops the value proposition for information in the enterprise and succinctly outlines the numerous forms of data storage. Information Management will enlighten you, challenge your preconceived notions, and help activate information in the enterprise. Get the big picture on managing data so that your team can make smart decisions by understanding how everything from workload allocation to data stores fits together. The practical, hands-on guidance in this book includes: Part 1: The importance of information management and analytics to business, and how data warehouses are used Part 2: The technologies and data that advance an organization, and extend data warehouses and related functionality Part 3: Big Data and NoSQL, and how technologies like Hadoop enable management of new forms of data Part 4: Pulls it all together, while addressing topics of agile development, modern business intelligence, and organizational change management Read the book cover-to-cover, or keep it within reach for a quick and useful resource. Either way, this book will enable you to master all of the possibilities for data or the broadest view across the enterprise. Balances business and technology, with non-product-specific technical detail Shows how to leverage data to deliver ROI for a business Engaging and approachable, with practical advice on the pros and cons of each domain, so that you learn how information fits together into a complete architecture Provides a path for the data warehouse professional into the new normal of heterogeneity, including NoSQL solutions

Books in Print

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

Page: N.A

View: 8481

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Alfalfa Management Guide

Author: D. J. Undersander

Publisher: Amer Society of Agronomy

ISBN: 9780891181798

Category: Science

Page: 59

View: 2945

The Alfalfa Management Guide is designed especially for busy growers, with to-the-point recommendations, useful images of diseased plants and pests, and quick-reference tables and charts. Revised in 2011, this edition of Alfalfa Management Guide covers the latest strategies for alfalfa establishment, production, and harvest-soil testing, fertilizing, integrated pest management, rotation, and more.

The Outdoor Pony

Author: Susan McBane

Publisher: Kenilworth Press

ISBN: 9781872082301

Category: Nature

Page: 24

View: 9308

A guide to the practical aspects of keeping a pony at grass. Every aspect of horse care is covered from feeding, health and well being to the seasons, benefits and problems, and suitable rugs and headcollars. A section on catching, safe handling and security is also included.

Complete Horse Care Manual

Author: Colin Vogel

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405366362

Category: Nature

Page: 216

View: 4053

Comprehensive, fully illustrated and up-to-date, Complete Horse Care Manual is a thoroughbred guide to horse care. An excellent working relationship with your horse is based on understanding and communication. These lie at the heart of this practical guide. From day-to-day upkeep, stabling, and grooming, to nursing a sick horse and first-aid techniques, this accessible handbook will appeal to all horse lovers. With over 650 specially commissioned photographs and diagrams, step-by-step sequences tell you all you need to know about caring for your horse. A detailed guide to ailments allows you to recognize common problems and deal with them efficiently. Practical suggestions for daily, monthly, and annual routines will ensure you keep your horse healthy and comfortable throughout the year.

Discipline Equals Freedom

Field Manual

Author: Jocko Willink

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1250156947

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 208

View: 6667

Jocko Willink's methods for success were born in the SEAL Teams, where he spent most of his adult life, enlisting after high school and rising through the ranks to become the commander of the most highly decorated special operations unit of the war in Iraq. Here he describes how he lives that mantra: the mental and physical disciplines he imposes on himself in order to achieve freedom in all aspects of life. Willink includes strategies and tactics for conquering weakness, procrastination, and fear; specific physical training presented in workouts for beginner, intermediate, and advanced athletes; and the best sleep habits and food intake recommended to optimize performance.

802.11ac: A Survival Guide

Wi-Fi at Gigabit and Beyond

Author: Matthew S. Gast

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449357725

Category: Computers

Page: 154

View: 749

The next frontier for wireless LANs is 802.11ac, a standard that increases throughput beyond one gigabit per second. This concise guide provides in-depth information to help you plan for 802.11ac, with technical details on design, network operations, deployment, and monitoring. Author Matthew Gast—an industry expert who led the development of 802.11-2012 and security task groups at the Wi-Fi Alliance—explains how 802.11ac will not only increase the speed of your network, but its capacity as well. Whether you need to serve more clients with your current level of throughput, or serve your existing client load with higher throughput, 802.11ac is the solution. This book gets you started. Understand how the 802.11ac protocol works to improve the speed and capacity of a wireless LAN Explore how beamforming increases speed capacity by improving link margin, and lays the foundation for multi-user MIMO Learn how multi-user MIMO increases capacity by enabling an AP to send data to multiple clients simultaneously Plan when and how to upgrade your network to 802.11ac by evaluating client devices, applications, and network connections

IBM Business Process Manager Operations Guide

Author: Bryan Brown,Karri S Carlson-Neumann,Mark Filley,Weiming Gu,Chris Richardson,Dave Spriet,Shuo Zhang,IBM Redbooks

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

ISBN: 0738442291

Category: Computers

Page: 140

View: 1413

This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides operations teams with architectural design patterns and guidelines for the day-to-day challenges that they face when managing their IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) infrastructure. Today, IBM BPM L2 and L3 Support and SWAT teams are constantly advising customers how to deal with the following common challenges: Deployment options (on-premises, patterns, cloud, and so on) Administration DevOps Automation Performance monitoring and tuning Infrastructure management Scalability High Availability and Data Recovery Federation This publication enables customers to become self-sufficient, promote consistency and accelerate IBM BPM Support engagements. This IBM Redbooks publication is targeted toward technical professionals (technical support staff, IT Architects, and IT Specialists) who are responsible for meeting day-to-day challenges that they face when they are managing an IBM BPM infrastructure.

Management of Pituitary Tumors

The Clinician’s Practical Guide

Author: Michael P. Powell,Stafford L. Lightman,Edward R. Laws Jr.

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1592593909

Category: Medical

Page: 318

View: 8294

Leading physicians from a variety of medical specialties summarize their clinical experiences in treating pituitary adenomas in United States and the United Kingdom. Using simple language to describe their approaches, the authors describe the latest treatments for prolactinoma, acromegaly, Cushing's disease, and nonfunctioning pituitary tumors, and the latest surgical techniques. To round out the clinician's understanding of the illness, a patient describes the experience of diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up. Comprehensive and accessible, Management of Pituitary Tumors: The Clinician's Practical Guide brings together all the medical fields involved in treating pituitary tumors, both for novices in the specialties that manage these cases, and for pituitary specialists seeking to understand better the contribution of other medical disciplines to the treatment of these tumors.

Visual Fields

Examination and Interpretation

Author: Thomas Walsh

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0195389689

Category: Medical

Page: 311

View: 8487

"Published by Oxford University Press in cooperation with the American Academy of Ophthalmology."

The Savvy Manager

5 Skills that Drive Optimal Performance

Author: Jane R. Flagello,Sandra Bernard Dugas

Publisher: American Society for Training and Development

ISBN: 1562865323

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 164

View: 2897

Business management.