Category: Guidebooks

Art of Drawing the Human Body

Budding artists can grasp the hardest and such a lot valuable means of all: portraying the sweetness, grace, and character of the human physique. this glorious educational, and a number of inspiring sketches on each web page, give you the good technical origin had to depict every kind of figure—young or previous, male or woman, status, sitting, or in motion—and with kind. Intricately specific drawings, a few with grids, support trap the proper proportions for head, torso, hands, and legs; upload gentle and shadow for tonal intensity; and create texture, quantity, and expressive strains. a radical examine of the nude and the improvement of initial sketches make this a unprecedented value.

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Football For Dummies

By Howie Long

Tackle every little thing approximately soccer with this entire consultant from the pros!

Always desired to comprehend soccer, yet have no idea your X's out of your O's? Football For Dummies has you coated! This enjoyable, easy-to-read consultant deals a finished review of the sport. Former expert participant and present NFL analyst Howie lengthy groups up with expert soccer advisor John Czarnecki to steer you thru the sport like not anyone else can, with research of soccer positions, uncomplicated and complicated offensive and protecting techniques, and the most recent updates to the sport and the foundations. know about the newest NFL stadium applied sciences, new stars within the online game, and get information about soccer that follow to each point, from pee wee to school, university, and the pros!

Perfect for either an expert enthusiasts as a reference, or to these new to the game, this enjoyable consultant makes studying soccer effortless. bounce in and you will be conversing the soccer speak in no time!

  • Offers an ideal entire and up-to-date consultant to soccer for either new lovers and previous pros
  • Provides certain reasons of positions, offensive and protective performs, and research of ways to varied online game situations
  • Includes up-to-date content material on new stadium know-how, new avid gamers, and the newest ideas and regulations
  • Packed with details that is acceptable for each level

Dive correct in to Football For Dummies to get the most recent in-depth research to the most well-liked activity in America!

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Adopting a Pet For Dummies

By Eve Adamson

Boost a loving dating along with your followed pet

Your enjoyable and straightforward consultant to the demanding situations and rewards of adopting a pet

puzzling over adopting or rescuing an animal? This pleasant consultant offers a no-nonsense advent to the method and is helping you decide definitely the right significant other for you and your loved ones. You'll see the best way to deal with every thing from feeding, health and wellbeing care, and house-training to obedience, habit matters, and particular wishes for older and abused animals.

detect how to
* paintings with shelters and rescue groups
* Navigate the systems and paperwork
* discover a supportive veterinarian
* undertake a puppy, cat, poultry, critter, or unique pet
* aid your puppy comply with its new domestic

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Scandinavia (Multi Country Travel Guide)

By Mark Elliott, Simon Richmond, Becky Ohlsen, Anthony Ham, Andy Symington, Cristian Bonetto, Carolyn Bain, Fran Parnell

“The seductive name of the north is considered one of wild landscapes, crisp air and state-of-the-art urban type coloured by means of the epic alterations of the Scandinavian seasons.” – Andy Symington, Lonely Planet Writer

Our Promise

You can belief our trip details simply because Lonely Planet writers stopover at the areas we write approximately, each variation. We by no means settle for freebies for confident assurance, and you'll depend on us to inform it like we see it.

Inside This Book…

8 specialist authors
77 maps
104 nationwide parks
39 strange dishes to try
Inspirational photos
Clear, easy-to-use maps
At-a-glance sensible info
Natural Wonders feature
Comprehensive making plans tools
Easy-to-read layout

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Istanbul (Eyewitness Travel Guides)

DK Eyewitness commute consultant: Istanbul will lead you directly to the easiest points of interest this urban has to provide. This absolutely up to date guidebook comprises 3-D cutaway illustrations, ground plans, and reconstructions of Istanbul's beautiful structure, plus maps of the main districts to discover strolling. there is even a chart exhibiting the jogging distances among significant attractions.

DK Eyewitness commute consultant: Istanbul covers this city's unforgettable points of interest extensive and is derived entire with a pull-out urban map that sincerely marks the attractions from the guidebook. The map has exact road perspectives of the entire key parts, transportation maps, details on tips to get round the urban, and an easy-to-use road index.

In this consultant, you will additionally locate exact listings of the simplest lodges, eating places, bars, and retailers for all budgets, plus insider tips about every thing from the place to discover the simplest markets and nightspots to nice points of interest for kids. With hundreds and hundreds of pictures, illustrations, and maps, DK Eyewitness trip consultant: Istanbul exhibits you what others merely inform you.

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Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))

The enjoyable option to wake up and operating with home windows 10

If you are a first-time, over-50 home windows 10 person searching for an authoritative, easy-to-follow consultant to the fundamentals of this new working process, glance no additional. This pleasant publication cuts via complicated jargon and covers simply what you want to understand, offering large-print textual content and many necessary figures and drawings alongside the way!


  • Essentials for operating with home windows 10 on any device
  • Tips for utilizing the net to discover what you need
  • Steps for importing, enhancing, and downloading pictures
  • Ways to exploit home windows 10 to play video games and luxuriate in media
  •  Advice for checking your defense and upkeep status
  • Things you are able to do to hurry up your computer
  • Guidance for calibrating your touchscreen

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Reading Herodotus: A Guided Tour through the Wild Boars, Dancing Suitors, and Crazy Tyrants of The History

By Debra Hamel

Debra Hamel’s e-book is a full of life advent to The background of the Persian Wars, Herodotus's account of Persia's enlargement less than 4 kings―Cyrus, Cambyses, Darius, and Xerxes―and its eventual collision with the city-states of Greece.

The History could be a lengthy slog for contemporary readers, however it is filled with salacious stories approximately intercourse, violent loss of life, divine prophecies, and cannibals. Following the constitution of the unique paintings, Hamel leads the reader via a colourful travel of the principal tales that compose The History. She highlights the extra fascinating and significant elements of the tale whereas supplying readers who're new to Herodotus with the history info essential to savour the author’s wide-ranging material. right now educational and cheeky, the adventure of this publication is like analyzing Herodotus whereas at the same time consulting a background of Greece and a scholarly remark at the text.

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Hiking from Here to WOW: Utah Canyon Country (Wow Series)

This full-color consultant good points ninety trails in southern Utah’s impressive canyon kingdom that epitomize the “wonder of wilderness.” The authors hiked greater than 1600 miles via Zion, Bryce, Escalante-Grand Staircase, Glen Canyon, Grand Gulch, Cedar Mesa, Canyonlands, Moab, Arches, Capitol Reef, and the San Rafael Swell on the way to assemble their checklist of ninety WOW hikes. insurance levels from brief dayhikes to multi-day backpacking adventures. The e-book describes accurately the place to discover the redrock cliffs, slick-rock domes, hovering arches, and historical ruins that make southern Utah particular. And it does so in a fresh style—honest, literate, wonderful, and encouraging. Authors comprise vast updates at each one new printing.

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Project Management for Dummies - UK

Get initiatives performed on time, on funds, and with greatest potency - absolutely up-to-date united kingdom edition!

In modern-day time-pressured and cost-conscious international company atmosphere, trustworthy venture administration and efficient supply are extra vital than ever. more and more, venture administration is being visible as an important administration ability for all, in addition to a profession selection for lots of. This new united kingdom version of Project administration For Dummies, 2d united kingdom Edition quick introduces you to the foundations of winning undertaking administration with a transparent and logical method of assist you bring your initiatives, not just effectively, but additionally extra simply. special to the united kingdom version, you will discover transparent suggestions on utilizing the hugely logical product-based method of venture making plans, besides suggestion on how one can free up the nice strength of the process, not just for powerful making plans, but in addition for venture control.

Updated with clean content material, suggestions, and strategies that disguise every little thing you want to comprehend from a project's begin to end, this available advisor takes you thru each level of venture administration. you will discover the way to make undertaking making plans more uncomplicated and greater, deal with assets and remain on target inside of the cheap. Then you will discover aid and recommendation that can assist you inspire and deal with your groups to assist them practice at their top. that can assist you remain on the cutting edge, you will additionally locate new chapters during this version explaining undertaking governance and the more and more very important overseas common ISO 21500. briefly, this e-book may also help you grasp a hugely necessary ability for advancing your career.

  • Provides transparent descriptions of who may still do what in a undertaking to avoid conversation and keep watch over problems
  • Presents the newest suggestions in venture administration techniques
  • Discusses find out how to retain dangers less than keep an eye on throughout the project
  • Includes entry to on-line undertaking administration templates and checklists to help in learning

If you are a supervisor taking up a venture for the 1st time or a more matured undertaking expert trying to wake up to hurry at the most recent considering and strategies, Project administration For Dummies, 2d united kingdom Edition equips you for undertaking administration success.

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Practical Python and OpenCV: An Introductory, Example Driven Guide to Image Processing and Computer Vision

By Adrian Rosebrock

Study machine imaginative and prescient in one weekend...
...with the sensible Python and OpenCV eBook

Are you curious about computing device imaginative and prescient and snapshot processing, yet don't be aware of the place to begin? My new ebook is your assured quickly begin advisor to studying the basics of laptop imaginative and prescient and photo processing utilizing Python and OpenCV.

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