The diverse heritage of coal and the maturing field of coalbed gas have given rise to definitions, and terminologies that are used throughout this book. The ability to comprehend basic principles is the key to extrapolate from coal science to engineering-a..
Is this happenstance, providence, or coincidence? According to cosmologist Martin Rees, the answer depends on the answer to another question, the one posed by Einstein's famous remark: ''What interests me most is whether God could have made the world diffe..
The book, comprised of selected reports from Marathon Asset Management, a successful global investment firm, explains how shareholder value â€“ the notion that companies should be run in the interests of their shareholders â€“ became corrupted in..
From Hugo Award-winning author Robert Reed. Set 2,000 years in the future, THE HORMONE JUNGLE tells the story of hunters and the hunted, fighting on an overcrowded, terraformed Earth, inhabited by trillions of lifeforms
Each has different motives, but they combine to make a formidable team.Against a background of racing the reader is taken on a thrilling ride of intrigue that moves between the US, Ireland, Cotswolds high society and the ganglands of the East End.
In his writing, she was sometimes his subject and always his muse. The dedication of the first book he published after her death read, “I wrote this for Alice. Actually, I wrote everything for Alice.”In that spirit, Calvin Trillin has, with Abo..