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Game Theory: A Simple Introduction
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Game Theory: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its basic principles and applications. Understand a game matrix, prisoners’ dilemma, Nash equilibrium, and the power of asymmetric information. Explore examples looking at free riders, global governance, long-term relationships, competing corporations, advertisers and their customers, along with familiar hawk-dove and chicken game.
Complete Guide to House Training Puppies and Dogs
Series: Positive Dog Training. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animal husbandry
Whether you are trying to house train a new puppy, or an older dog, this guide, written by Professional Dog Trainer and Canine Behaviourist Karen Davison, contains all you need to know to be successful. Information in this guide includes:- Clean up regimes, Positive reinforcement training to teach your dog to toilet on command, Crate Training, Diet, Neutering, Common Mistakes and more.
How to Unchain Your Brain. In a Hyper-connected Multitasking World.
Series: BRAINCHAINS. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience, Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology
This brief and crisp summary of the comprehensive book “BrainChains” explains the minimum you need to know about your brain, to get the best from your brain and your technology and become measurably more productive, more creative, in less time and with less stress. Its practical advice, based on hundreds of research publications, is summarized in five BrainChains and five BrainChain-breakers.
Stephen Hawking Biography: The Life and Work of the World’s Famous Scientist in a Brief History of Time
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos
Stephen Hawking, the next Einstein of the 21st century. He explores the mysteries of the universe with the help of modern physics and technology. The concepts of black holes, gravitational waves, baby universes, the big bang, time wraps, time travel, imaginary time, string theory, theory of everything, unified theory, and many others are contributed to Stephen Hawking's work. Moreover...
Thermophobia
Series: Shining a Light. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,990. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Did you know that Global Warming made civilization possible 12,000 years ago? What were the benefits back then? What changed? We live in an Ice Age and governments want to cool down the planet. That could trigger the next glacial period, and Ice Age glacials are brutal. Thermophobia means “fear of warmth.” It’s an unnatural, unrealistic fear. The cure is here.
Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology: Introduction to the Body
Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / General
This is a collection of multiple choice questions (with diagrams) on introduction to the body. Topics covered include levels of organization, metabolism, homeostasis, location terms, body parts, body areas, body cavities, body sections and organ systems.
Elon Musk Biography: How The World Would Look Like in the Next 30 Years?: Tesla Cars, SpaceX, SolarCity and Other Inventions
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
Elon Musk, the "TONY STARK" of the 21st century! Unlike Tony Stark, this is not a fiction movie. Elon Musk, self-made billionaire, inventor, and entrepreneur has started a quest for advancements in the technology like Tony Stark in the Iron Man movies. Elon's vision of the future is enormously different from 99,7% of the population. 90% of his inventions were initially ideas where most people...
Giants - The Amazing Truth
Series: Monsters in The Bible Series, Book 3. Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
"The eyes of that species of extinct giants, whose bones fill the mounds of America, have gazed on Niagara, as ours do now". Abraham Lincoln 1848 Niagara Falls
How Creativity Works: The Dynamic Interplay of Novelty and Routine
Series: MINDRAMP Creativity & The Arts, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science
In How Creativity Works we take a fresh look at creativity and argue that creative thinking requires the brain to generate new ideas and to reconcile them with stable habits and routines. Creativity is a dynamic interplay between stability and change.
Climate Basics: Nothing to Fear
Series: Climate Basics. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2018 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Afraid of the future? Don’t be. When we’re armed with the basic facts of climate, we can more easily spot the lies that the corrupt, corporate news media is trying to feed us. Some of those lies are huge. This small book gives us everything the layman needs to know about climate science.
Tricks Any Dog Can Do!
Series: Quick Puppy Training, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
This great beginners guide will provide your family with hours of fun as you teach your dog these great tricks. These tricks are presented in a step by step format and are designed for any breed of dog of any age. Any child can teach their pet dog these tricks too.
Mathematical Formulas for Economics and Business: A Simple Introduction
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Mathematical Formulas for Economics and Business: A Simple Introduction includes over 100 formulas in the field, alongside relevant definitions and explanations. The formulas cover the areas of supply and demand, market equilibrium, non-linear functions, financial mathematics, differentiation, functions of several variables, integration, and matrix algebra.
The Backward-Flowing Method: The Secret of Life and Death
Series: Golden Flower Meditation. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,890. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2009 by Life Force Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
What is The Backward-Flowing Method? The short answer is The Secret of Life and Death. The long answer is a safe, permanent way of awakening Kundalini. Once Kundalini is awakened, it uses the nervous system as a communication network, first to diagnose, and second, to flood affected areas with vital Life Force energy. Over time, the affected body area is restored to full functionality.
Choice Theory: A Simple Introduction
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics
Choice Theory: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand expected value, expected utility, and prospect theory, along with risk neutral, risk averse and risk seeking attitudes. Examine zero-sum games and minimax strategies, auction theory and the revenue equivalence theorem, and voting theory with the median voter theorem and Condorcet cycles.
Game Theory for Business: A Simple Introduction
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Game Theory for Business: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand business goals, adverse selection, moral hazard, a bait and switch strategy, long-run business relationships, and show business. Examine price competition, collusion, industry entry deterrence, behavioural strategies to outmanoeuvre rivals, and niche product opportunities.
Environmental Righteousness: Pillar Four
Series: The Eight Pillars of the Heaven. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
The environment is often talked about today, but this book discusses the environment from a vantage point not taken by many. As a result, it offers a fresh perspective, and therefore solution, to the environmental chaos and destruction facing humanity and the planet. Although this book contains uncomfortable truths about our environmental reality, it is a reality we need to face.
Microbiology Practice Questions: Controlling Microbial Growth
Series: Microbiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on controlling microbial growth. Topics include factors affecting growth, bacterial population growth curve, inhibiting growth (in vitro), physical methods and chemical agents. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Microbiology, Introduction to Microbiology or Basic Microbiology.
Equine Herbs & Healing - An Earth Lodge Pocket Guide to Holistic Horse Wellness
Series: Earth Lodge Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,410. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016 by Earth Lodge. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
This informative and beautifully illustrated barn companion teaches you how to combine and use herbs most effectively for your horse’s benefit. Learn what herbs have been used traditionally for which ailments and how to make your own salves, tinctures, braces, and sprays.
Precious Ratios
Series: Fun with Numbers. Price: $3.56 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Time Travel Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Mathematics, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming
For thousands of years mathematicians and artists studied the golden ratio. Later they developed the silver ratio. This book develops the general formula for creating any number of precious ratios, compatible with the ideas behind the golden and silver ratios. As an example, it shows how to create and compute the values of the iridium ratio and the platinum ratio.
Learn Amateur Radio Electronics on your Smartphone
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 51 ยท Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 51. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,130. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Electricity, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
An enhanced eBook published in full colour. Now including extensive interactive content enabling exploration by inserting any values that would occur in a real situation whereby the graphics are redrawn to reflect those changes. Calculations can be also tested against any standard subject textbook to compare the results.