Think and Grow Rich!

Think and Grow Rich!

YOU AND I have something in common. We have both selected one of the greatest books ever written, Think and Grow Rich! by Napoleon Hill. However, it is almost 50 years since my mind was first exposed to the information that you are holding in your hands. The content of this book has the potential […]

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Natural Wonders of the World

Natural Wonders of the World

We live on a planet that is covered in amazing features, ranging from the red sands of the Sahara Desert to the blue ice of glaciers such as Vatnajökull, and from the grandeur of mountain chains like the Himalayas to the simple beauty of a bluebell wood. You might think that your list of things […]

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Introduction to Sociology 2e

Introduction to Sociology 2e

About OpenStax OpenStax is a non-profit organization committed to improving student access to quality learning materials. Our free textbooks are developed and peer-reviewed by educators to ensure they are readable, accurate, and meet the scope and sequence requirements of modern college courses. Unlike traditional textbooks, OpenStax resources live online and are owned by the community […]

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CSS Visual Dictionary

CSS Visual Dictionary

CSS Visual Dictionary   Several months have gone into creation of the book you are holding in your hands (or on your device) right now. Indeed, CSS — Visual Dictionary is a work of love and hard labor. Thoughtfully created to help maximize your journey on your way to expanding your knowledge of CSS — […]

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Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

about the dictionary The use of pictures is proven to aid understanding and the retention of information. Working on this principle, thi highly-illustrated English–Arabic bilingual dictionary presents a large range of useful current vocabulary. The dictionary is divided thematically and covers most aspects of the everyday world in detail, from the restaurant to the gym, […]

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A Visual Dictionary of Architecture 2nd Edition

A Visual Dictionary of Architecture 2nd Edition

The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revised and expanded! An essential one-volume reference of architectural topics using Francis D.K. Ching’s signature presentation. It is the only dictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions illustrated with finely detailed, hand-rendered drawings. From Arch to Wood, every concept, technology, material and detail important to architects and designers are […]

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Picturepedia: An Encyclopedia on Every Page

Picturepedia An Encyclopedia on Every Page

CONTENTS 10 The Universe 12 The planets 14 The Moon 16 Space exploration 18 Stargazing 20 Northern skies 22 Southern skies 24 Physics 26 Electricity 28 Chemistry 30 The elements 32 Biology 34 The human body 36 Skeleton 38 Muscles 40 The brain 42 Computers 44 Inventions 46 Numbers 48 Geometry 50 Cars 52 Tractors […]

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Micro MBA: Theory and Practice

Micro MBA Theory and Practice

Nowadays – and this will be the case increasingly moving forward – all professionals are looking to develop their skills and competencies to more effectively meet the growing demands of today’s competitive job market. Because of this reality, it has become quite normal for almost all professionals, in various sectors to consider obtaining a master’s […]

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International Organizations in World Politics

International Organizations in World Politics

As this book was going to press, 195 countries met in Paris under the auspices of the United Nations (UN) to discuss climate change. There, they reached an agreement to work together to slow the increase in the global average temperature, in order to minimize or avoid potentially catastrophic consequences for the planet: severe droughts, […]

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The Longevity Paradox: How to Die Young at a Ripe Old Age

The Longevity Paradox How to Die Young at a Ripe Old Age

As I was writing this book, Edith Morrey, whom I identified in all of my previous books as “Michelle,” passed quickly and peacefully onward just two weeks shy of her 106th birthday. I first met Edith shortly after I moved my practice from Loma Linda University to Palm Springs, California. When she walked into my […]

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Yoga Anatomy

Yoga Anatomy

This book is by no means an exhaustive, complete study of human anatomy or the vast science of yoga. No single book possibly could be. Both fields contain a potentially infinite number of details, both macro- and microscopic—all of which are endlessly fascinating and potentially useful in certain contexts. My intention is to present what […]

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The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity

The Deepest Well Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity

AT FIVE O’CLOCK ON an ordinary Saturday morning, a forty-three-year-old man—we’ll call him Evan—wakes up. His wife, Sarah, is breathing softly beside him, curled in her usual position, arm slung over her forehead. Without thinking much about it, Evan tries to roll over and slide out of bed to get to the bathroom, but something’s […]

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