Genesis by Bill T. Arnold +

Genesis by Bill T. Arnold
Requirements: .ePUB, .MOBI/.AZW reader, 1.7 Mb
Overview: This commentary is an innovative interpretation of one of the most profound texts of world literature: the book of Genesis. The first book of the Bible has been studied, debated, and expounded as much as any text in history, yet because it addresses the weightiest questions of life and faith, it continues to demand our attention. The author of this new commentary combines older critical approaches with the latest rhetorical methodologies to yield fresh interpretations accessible to scholars, clergy, teachers, seminarians, and interested laypeople. It explains important concepts and terms as expressed in the Hebrew original so that both people who know Hebrew and those who do not will be able to follow the discussion. "Closer Look" sections examine Genesis in the context of cultures of the Ancient Near East. "Bridging the Horizons" sections enable the reader to see the enduring relevance of the book in the twenty-first century.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Rifled Sanctuaries by Bill Pearson

Rifled Sanctuaries: Some Views of the Pacific Islands in Western Literature to 1900 by Bill Pearson
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 2.1MB
Overview: The Pacific Islands began to appear in Western literature soon after European navigators made landfall there. From the first, there was seldom a statement of plain facts. Explorers brought their own viewpoints while editors, poets and novelists went on to interpret and moralise the first accounts.

Portraying Pacific peoples as sensual, indolent, childlike and – frequently – wicked, such stories implied the duty of Europeans to rule and of the natives to be grateful. Modified though it sometimes was by the more accepting attitudes of beachcombers, by the exploitative activities of traders, and through the romantic eyes of erotic novelists, this conception of Pacific Islanders persisted through the nineteenth century and well into the twentieth.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational > Literary Criticism

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SQL Antipatterns by Bill Karwin

SQL Antipatterns: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Database Programming by Bill Karwin
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 6 MB
Overview: Bill Karwin has helped thousands of people write better SQL and build stronger relational databases. Now he’s sharing his collection of antipatterns-the most common errors he’s identified in those thousands of requests for help.

Most developers aren’t SQL experts, and most of the SQL that gets used is inefficient, hard to maintain, and sometimes just plain wrong. This book shows you all the common mistakes, and then leads you through the best fixes. What’s more, it shows you what’s behind these fixes, so you’ll learn a lot about relational databases along the way.

Each chapter in this book helps you identify, explain, and correct a unique and dangerous antipattern. The four parts of the book group the anti​patterns in terms of logical database design, physical database design, queries, and application development.

The chances are good that your application’s database layer already contains problems such as Index Shotgun, Keyless Entry, Fear of the Unknown, and Spaghetti Query. This book will help you and your team find them. Even better, it will also show you how to fix them, and how to avoid these and other problems in the future.

SQL Antipatterns gives you a rare glimpse into an SQL expert’s playbook. Now you can stamp out these common database errors once and for all.

Whatever platform or programming language you use, whether you’re a junior programmer or a Ph.D., SQL Antipatterns will show you how to design and build databases, how to write better database queries, and how to integrate SQL programming with your application like an expert. You’ll also learn the best and most current technology for full-text search, how to design code that is resistant to SQL injection attacks, and other techniques for success.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices

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Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies: The Civil War [Audiobook]

Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies: The Civil War [Audiobook]

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Bill Walsh And Lem Moore – Video Alpha

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Bill Guthrie – Audience Explosion 2 0

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Bill Baren – Premium Packages Blueprint

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Way Off the Road by Bill Geist

Way Off the Road: Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small Town America by Bill Geist
Requirements: .ePUB, .MOBI/.AZW reader, 3.07 MB
Overview: Celebrated roving correspondent for CBS News Sunday Morning and bestselling author Bill Geist serves up a rollicking look at some small-town Americans and their offbeat ways of life.

“In rural Kansas, I asked our motel desk clerk for the name of the best restaurant in the area. After mulling it over, he answered: ‘I’d have to say the Texaco, ‘cuz the Shell don’t have no microwave.'”

Throughout his career, Bill Geist’s most popular stories have been about slightly odd but loveable individuals. Coming on the heels of his 5,600-mile RV trip across our fair land is Way Off the Road, a hilarious and compelling mix of stories about the folks featured in Geist’s segments, along with observations on his twenty years of life on the road.

Written in the deadpan style that has endeared him to millions, Geist shares tales of eccentric individuals, such as the ninety-three-year-old pilot-paperboy who delivers to his far-flung subscribers by plane; the Arizona mailman who delivers mail via horseback down the walls of the Grand Canyon; the Muleshoe, Texas, anchorwoman who delivers the news from her bedroom.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs > Travel

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Who’s Looking Out for You? by Bill O’Reilly +

Who’s Looking Out for You? by Bill O’Reilly
Requirements: .ePUB, .PDF, .MOBI/.AZW reader, 1.2 Mb
Overview: Bill O’Reilly is mad as hell – and he’s not going to let you take it anymore. In his most powerful and personal book yet, this media powerhouse and unstoppable truth-teller takes on those individuals and institutions in American life who are failing in their duties – big-time. In his inimitable style, mixing wit, pugnacity, and plain common sense, O’Reilly kicks butt and takes (and also names) names – from crooked corporate weasels to venal politicians to lazy and/or politically correct bureaucrats to sexually predatory priests and the Church hierarchy that protects them to a media establishment rife with political bias and economically hooked on violence and smut. At the same time that he calls the famous and powerful to account, he dares to get personal, questioning just how much our closest friends, families, and lovers do look out for us, and delivering a powerful message about personal responsibility and self-reliance in an uncertain world. He forces us to ask just how much genuine altruism is left in a society that thrives on self-indulgence and ruthless competition.
Who’s Looking Out for You? is a book that boldly confronts our worst fears and biggest problems in a post-9/11, post-corporate-meltdown world. Its sage, candid advice on regaining control and trust in these troubled times will resonate with the millions of readers and viewers who have come to believe in Bill O’Reilly as the man who speaks for them.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Desperate Networks by Bill Carter

Desperate Networks by Bill Carter
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 1.1MB
Overview: In the executive offices of the four major networks, sweeping changes are taking place and billions of dollars are at stake. Now Bill Carter, bestselling author of The Late Shift, goes behind the scenes to reveal the inner workings of the television industry, capturing the true portraits of the larger-than-life moguls and stars who make it such a cutthroat business.

In a time of sweeping media change, the four major networks struggle for the attention of American viewers increasingly distracted by cable, video games, and the Internet. Behind boardroom doors, tempers flare in the search for hit shows, which often get on the air purely by accident.

The fierce competition creates a pressure-cooker environment where anything can happen . .
Genre: Non-Fiction > History > Television History

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Prepared Not Scared by Bill Stanton

Prepared Not Scared: Your Go-To Guide For Staying Safe In An Unsafe World by Bill Stanton
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 3 MB
Overview: The ultimate guidebook for protecting yourself and your family from the terrifying dangers surrounding us all written by Bill Stanton, arguably the nation’s most recognized and respected expert in personal security and protection.

What do a CIA spy, FBI cyber-security expert, EMT, firefighter, thoracic surgeon, NYPD police chief, pastor, attorney, Secret Service psychologist, and a Special Forces Green Beret have in common? Two things: Like you, they all care about the safety and security of their families. And they all look to Bill Stanton for the practical, life-saving tips and advice that can help them prepare for the worst.

In Prepared Not Scared, author Bill Stanton has amassed more than 500 years of combined security experience and advice through his connections with world-class experts in criminology, psychology, military science, self-defense, technology, and emergency preparedness. But Prepared Not Scaredis no dense, plodding textbook. It moves rapidly, with dramatic storytelling, fascinating expert interviews, practical street-smart advice, and Stanton’s own brand of no-hold’s-barred humor
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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The Mythical Bill: A Neurological Memoir (Sightline Books)


The Mythical Bill: A Neurological Memoir (Sightline Books)
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Deal by means of Bill Kreutzmann, Benjy Eisen

Deal: My Three Decades of Drumming, Dreams, and Drugs with the Grateful Dead by means of Bill Kreutzmann, Benjy Eisen
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 295 MB
Overview: On their 50th anniversary comes a groundbreaking rock-and-roll memoir by means of one of the most founding contributors of the Grateful Dead.
The Grateful Dead are most likely essentially the most mythical American rock band of all time. For 30 years, starting within the hippie scene of San Francisco in 1965, they have been a musical establishment, the unique jam band that broke new floor in such a lot of techniques. From the track to their live-concert sound techniques and fan recordings, they have been forward-thinking champions of creative regulate and outlaw artists who marched to the beat of their very own drums.
Bill Kreutzmann, one in every of their founding contributors and drummer for each and every one in every of their over 2,300-odd live shows, has written an unflinching and wild account of enjoying within the biggest improvisational band of all time. Everything a rock track fan would be expecting is right here, however what units this aside is Bill’s fantastic lifetime of journey, which used to be on the center of the Grateful Dead revel in. This used to be a band that knew no limits, and Bill lived lifestyles to the fullest, pushing the bounds of substances, drums, and top occasions, via devastating tragedy and memorable triumph.
But at this e book’s beating center is the track – theirs and others. Some of the best musicians and live shows have been part of the Grateful Dead’s profession, from sharing the degree with Janis Joplin, Bob Dylan, and the Who, to enjoying within the Acid Tests, the Monterey Pop Festival, Woodstock, and Altamont. Bill’s lifestyles is a chronicle of American track and pop-culture historical past, and his epic private adventure is one in every of sonic discovery and exciting studies.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction

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Buffalo Bill, Sitting Bull Und Die Architektur …

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