Operational Oceanography

Implementation at the European and Regional Scales

Author: N.C. Flemming,S. Vallerga,N. Pinardi,H.W.A. Behrens,G. Manzella,David Prandle,J.H. Stel

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780080538051

Category: Science

Page: 572

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The Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS) is an international programme for a permanent global framework of observations, modelling and analysis of ocean variables that are needed to support operational services around the world. The EuroGOOS strategy has two streams: the first is to improve the quality of marine information in European home waters, and the second is to collaborate with similar organisations in other continents to create a new global ocean observing and modelling system that will provide the open ocean forecasts needed to achieve the best possible performance by local marine information services everywhere. EuroGOOS held its second international conference in The Hague in 1999. Here, the operational services already in place in the EuroGOOS regions were presented and evaluated. In addition, a "Forward Look" was presented, with targets for the next 5-10 years. The proceedings of the first EuroGOOS conference were published by Elsevier in the /locate/inca/600827EOS Series No. 62 Editors: Stel et al, ISBN 0-444-82892-3.

Bass bible

a world history of styles and techniques

Author: Paul Westwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9783927190672

Category: Music

Page: 285

View: 9054

"The English bassist Paul Westwood is one of the most in demand bass players of our time. His Bass Bible is the ultimate method book for every bass player. It contains a fascinating journey through the world of techniques, styles, grooves, and their evolution, using more than 1000 musical examples in all! This book is designed like a dictionary of musical phrases, which can be opened at the point that interests you. Learning a whole series of musical phrases, riffs, rhythms and patterns provides the basic language for performing within a group. Each section of the book captures the essence of a particular style, providing a springboard from which to start improvising. In notation and tablature for 4-string bass."

Rock Bass Bible (Songbook)

Author: Hal Leonard Corp.

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1458435180

Category: Music

Page: 200

View: 4535

(Bass Recorded Versions). This book in our outstanding Bible series features note-for-note transcriptions with tab for 35 rock bass classics: Another One Bites the Dust * Badge * Barracuda * Come Together * Fat Bottomed Girls * I Can See for Miles * I Want You to Want Me * Jerry Was a Race Car Driver * Living After Midnight * Miss You * Money * Smoke on the Water * Suffragette City * Sweet Child O' Mine * Sweet Emotion * Takin' Care of Business * Walk of Life * White Room * You Shook Me * more!

Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Author: Andrew D. Althouse,Carl H. Turnquist,Alfred F. Bracciano,Gloria M. Bracciano

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781631263545

Category: House & Home

Page: 1679

View: 461

Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning is the standard for a new generation of learners. This classic is an excellent blend of theory, skill development, and service techniques to help students learn how to install and service refrigeration and HVAC systems. Technical content has never been more up to date. A logical and progressive organization, rich learning pedagogy and features, a superior art program, and readability contribute to Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning’s highly accessible nature. Relevant career and workplace readiness content prepares students for a successful career in the HVACR industry. New technical updates including added information on microchannel heat exchangers, variable frequency drives, variable refrigerant flow systems, and additional Code Alert features; new and updated content focusing on energy efficiency (chapters 31-33 and 36 - air side economizers, multistage and zoning thermostats, Thinking Green features, and variable refrigerant flow); and hundreds of new pieces of art ensure students receive a modern HVACR education. Accessible content and design contributes to CTE learner success like increased coverage of safety (new Safety chapter), well-designed illustrations to effectively support the text, and content that is well-organized and readable. Relevant career preparation and workplace readiness information is provided in a new Careers chapter, Service Call Scenario features, and correlations to HVAC Excellence and PAHRA standards and competencies.

Honda ST1300 (Pan European) '02 to '11

Author: John A Wegmann

Publisher: Haynes Manuals N. America, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781844259083

Category: Transportation

Page: 336

View: 3090

With a Haynes manual, you can do it yourself…from simple maintenance to basic repairs. Haynes writes every book based on a complete teardown of the motorcycle. We learn the best ways to do a job and that makes it quicker, easier and cheaper for you. Our books have clear instructions and hundreds of photographs that show each step. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, you can save big with Haynes!

Funk Bass Bible (Songbook)

Author: Hal Leonard Corp.

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1458458245

Category: Music

Page: 264

View: 6340

(Bass Recorded Versions). 32 funk classics transcribed note-for-note with tablature for bass, including: Brick House * Car Wash * Fire * Higher Ground * Le Freak * Love Rollercoaster * Pick up the Pieces * Super Freak * and more.

The Last Suppers

Author: Diane Mott Davidson

Publisher: Crimeline

ISBN: 055357258X

Category: Fiction

Page: 272

View: 2043

Caterer Goldy Bear eagerly prepares her wedding feast, until word comes from the groom that the wedding is off because of a killer

10-Minute Tech

The Book More Than 600 Practical and Money-Saving Ideas

Author: Trailer Life

Publisher: Trailer Life Enterprises

ISBN: 9780934798594

Category: Reference

Page: 232

View: 3811

This book is a compilation of the best tips submitted by readers of the Trailer Life magazine column "10-Minute Tech." These RVers have discovered simple, quick ways to solve small onboard problems; get things to run smoother, quieter, and better; personalize an RV with changes and upgrades; and make life on the road easier.

Ford Farm Tractors

Author: Randy Leffingwell

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 9780760319192

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 641

In this beautifully illustrated history of Ford's tractors, author and photographer Randy Leffingwell celebrates the Ford family of tractors from their development to modern day. Research and photography, courtesy of the Henry Ford Museum Archives, brings Ford tractors and their creators to life. With archival black-and-white photography, and stunning full-color restorations, Leffingwell tells the story of the legendary Fordson, the Model T conversion tractors, European models, and the making of the beloved Ford-Ferguson Model 9N. Ford Farm Tractors is a book that belongs in the collection of any fan of these beautiful machines.

John Deere Shop Manual

Author: Editors of Haynes Manuals

Publisher: Clymer Repair Manuals

ISBN: 9780872883604

Category: Gardening

Page: 216

View: 8910

A tractor repair manual written for the experienced mechanic by professionals in an easy-to-use format , including numerous photos, illustrations and exploded views.

Handbook of ICU Therapy

Author: Ian McConachie

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781900151788

Category: Medical

Page: 244

View: 1693

Handbook of ICU Therapy aims to provide rapid access to important information about the treatment of the critically ill patient and will fill the gap between the `list' type manuals and large textbooks or specialist monographs. It comprises a series of `cutting edge' reviews of the most advanced treatment concepts available in the modern ITU. Whilst assuming a basic knowledge of underlying conditions, it nonetheless outlines key physiological principles where necessary, and critically reviews the current literature and practice. The heart of the book is aimed at providing the key practical information on treatment techniques to the busy clinician in an easily accessible format. In addition to conventional drug therapy, ventilator, fluid and physical therapies are also discussed in detail. All of the authors are directly involved in ICU research and practice and represent the new generation of intensivists.

Maddie's Dream

Author: Catherine Hapka

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481403389

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

View: 8851

Maddie is desperate to keep her favorite horse from being sold in this first book in a contemporary middle grade series in the tradition of Marguerite Henry’s Misty of Chincoteague. Madison “Maddie” Martinez loves her weekly riding lessons, and she loves working with her favorite horse, Cloudy, every time. So she is shocked when she finds out Cloudy’s former owners might want to buy her back! Maddie desperately concocts various plans to stop the sale: maybe she can raise money to buy Cloudy herself, or what if she can make the potential buyers lose interest? Maddie’s online Pony Post friends—Brooke Rhodes, Hayley Duncan, Nina Peralt, who all share a love of Chincoteague ponies—can tell something is up, but at first Maddie is afraid to tell them what’s happening. If she loses her only connection to Chincoteague, will they even want to be friends with her anymore?

Risk Management in the Outdoors

A Whole-of-Organisation Approach for Education, Sport and Recreation

Author: Tracey J. Dickson,Tonia L. Gray

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521152313

Category: Education

Page: 245

View: 8969

Essential reading for students and practitioners involved in outdoor education, sport, recreation and tourism. Dickson, University of Canberra; Gray, University of Wollongong, Australia.

Pragmatics of Fiction

Author: Miriam A. Locher,Andreas H. Jucker

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 3110431092

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 628

View: 4093

Pragmatics of Fiction provides systematic orientation in the emerging field of studying pragmatics with/in fictional data. It provides an authoritative and accessible overview of this versatile new field in its methodological and theoretical richness. Giving center stage to fictional language allows scholars to review key concepts in sociolinguistics such as genre, style, voice, stance, dialogue, participation structure or features of orality and literariness. The contributors explore language as one of the creative tools to craft story worlds and characters by drawing on concepts such as regional, social and ethnic language variation, as well as multilingualism. Themes such as emotion, taboo language or impoliteness in fiction receive attention just as the challenges of translation and dubbing, the creation of past and future languages, the impact of fictional language on language change or the fuzzy boundaries of narratives. Each contribution, written by a leading specialist, gives a succinct, representative and up-to-date overview of research questions, theories, methods and recent developments in the field.

Chemical Sensors in Oceanography

Author: Mark S Varney

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9789056992552

Category: Science

Page: 322

View: 3735

Oceanographic chemical sensing is a new and expanding field which has seen rapid recent development, and the increasing demand to make these types of measurements will ensure continuing technological advances. Chemical Sensors in Oceanography details the state-of-the-art of oceanographic chemical sensor research. It identifies the novel areas where chemical sensors are being used and developed, and indicates their usefulness to marine science. Leading researchers in the field introduce some of the most important techniques under development today, including their detecting principles, the monitored parameters, their theory, technology, and application to the marine environment. Chemical Sensors in Oceanography then goes on to consider the nature of future sensor development. This book will be an invaluable reference source for oceanographers, marine scientists and analytical chemists, particularly those involved in the development of chemical sensors. It is also recommended as a supplementary text for students studying chemical sensors.