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Разработка приложений для Android: Уведомления, Виджеты для главного экрана и Службы.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: Russian. Published: March 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Computers & technology
В этом руководстве рассматриваются такие важные инструменты разработки приложений для Android, как создание и отправка Уведомлений, разработка обновляемых Виджетов для главного экрана и разработка Сервисов. В этом руководстве приведены примеры исходного кода на Java и Xml. Этот учебник предназначен для учащихся, которые уже знакомы с основными принципами разработки приложений для Android.
Summary of Washington Black: A novel by Esi Edugyan (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
The critically-acclaimed novel Washington Black is hailed as one of the best books of the year by major publications. Esi Edugyan’s novel is about George Washington Black, or "Wash." He is an eleven-year-old field slave who served on a sugar plantation in Barbados. He is terrified when he was chosen by his master's brother to be his manservant.
Summary of 99 Percent Mine: A Novel by Sally Thorne (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Critics and readers alike have been raving over the USA Today bestselling book The Hating Game. The author Sally Thorne’s smash hit debut has sold thousands of copies in over 20 countries. Now Sally Thorne is back with another unforgettable romantic comedy. 99 Percent Mine is about a woman who finally had a shot at the man who has been her crush for a long time if only she would dare.
Summary of Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World by Anand Giridharadas (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Former New York Times columnist Anand Giridharadas publishes his book Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World. This book is a groundbreaking investigation on the collective efforts of global elites to “change the world.”
Summary of I Owe You One: A Novel by Sophie Kinsella (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
I Owe You One is the new bestselling book from the author of Surprise Me Sophie Kinsella. Kinsella comes back with an irresistible story of love and empowerment. I Owe You One is a story about a young woman who had a complicated family. A handsome man came into her life whom she thinks might be “the one.” An IOU could change everything in her life.
Summary of Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel entitled Orphan Train is set between the years 1854 and 1929. During this time, the so-called orphan trains regularly ran from the cities along the East Coast going to the farmlands of the Midwest. These trains carried thousands of abandoned children. Their fates would then be determined by pure luck.
Summary of CIRCE by Madeline Miller (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Madeline Miller, the author of the international bestseller The Song of Achilles, comes to another powerful tale Circe. Circe ranks high in the bestseller list of The New York Times. Inspired by Homer’s Odyssey, Madeline Miller tells the tale of the mythological witch born in the house of Helios. Circe may be the daughter of the god of the sun, but she is rejected by her kin.
Pedagogy and psychology at the present stage of sciences development (II)
Price: Free! Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Research
Materials of the II international research and practice media conference February 28th , 2019, Los Gatos, USA: Scientific publishing center "Open knowledge", 2019. 50 p.
Summary of A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel by Amor Towles (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
From the author of the New York Times bestselling book Rules of Civility comes another critically-acclaimed novel. A Gentleman In Moscow: A Novel is about a man who was ordered to spend the remainder of his life inside a luxury hotel. In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is sentenced to a house arrest in the grand hotel Metropol. This is located across the street from the Kremlin.
Summary of The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
In 2017, author Rachel Kadish published her book The Weight of Ink. Since then, it has received critical acclaim. It has been hailed as the winner of the National Jewish Book Award. It also became a bestseller in the USA Today list. The Weight of Ink is a jigsaw puzzle of a novel for readers. The setting is London during the 1660s and the early twenty-first century.
Summary of Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Ray Dalio’s book Principles: Life and Work is a #1 New York Times bestselling book. In this book, Ray Dalio shares the lessons he has learned over the course of his remarkable career as an investor and entrepreneur. Dalio argues that life, management, investing and economics can all be systemized into rules and can be understood like machines.
Story in Mind: A Constructivist Narratology. The Psychological and Linguistic Foundations to How Stories Work
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Semiotics & Theory, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
The book that changes the foundations of narrative theory. The book that formalises story as well as narrative. The book that allows the story creator, the characters and the receiver of a story to be united in a groundbreaking new approach to the study of story.
A Worker's Writebook: How Language Makes Stories
Price: $2.99 $1.00 USD. (67% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 79,390. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2019 by Personville Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This quirky writing guide by Jack Matthews (author of 20 literary works) offers insight about how successful writers mold raw experiences into a story and how language helps you to do that. Erudite, witty, idiosyncratic, serendipitous, mischievous, sesquipedalian, entertaining, introspective and colorful: these are adjectives which come to mind when reading this book.
Summary of Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine: A Novel by Gail Honeyman (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Gail Honeyman’s #1 New York Times bestselling book Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine is also a certified book Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick. Nobody has ever told Eleanor Oliphant that life should not only be fine but better than fine. Eleanor Oliphant is an ordinary woman who struggles with the appropriate social skills she needs to have on occasion.
Summary of Lilac Girls: A Novel by Martha Hall Kelly (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Martha Hall Kelly’s 2016 historical fiction debut novel Lilac Girls is inspired by the true story of the New York socialite Caroline Ferriday. She worked at the city’s French consulate and was in love. It was 1939. Her world changed when Hitler marched all across Europe toward France and threatened to upend her near-perfect world.
Summary of The Lost Girls of Paris: A Novel by Pam Jenoff (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Pam Jenoff’s New York Times bestselling book The Lost Girls of Paris is set in Manhattan, New York in 1946. As Grace Healey passed through Grand Central Terminal on her way to work, she found an abandoned suitcase beneath a bench. Inside she discovered twelve photographs of different women. In her impulse, she took the photographs and left the station.
Easy French Tenses And Conjugations Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
This is an easy guide to help you learn French tenses and conjugations easier and faster.
Xenophon's Anabasis: Lessons in Leadership - Fresh Perspective on Military Leadership By Reevaluating Classic Literature, Adventure and Survival Expedition of Disparate Greek Mercenaries
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,230. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Leadership
The purpose of this study is, paradoxically, to provide a fresh perspective on leadership, particularly military leadership, by returning to a piece of classic literature. It is not about defining leadership, or presenting an argument in defense of one leadership theory or another.
Summary of Home Fire: A Novel by Kamila Shamsie (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Kamila Shamsie’s book Home Fire: A Novel is the winner of the 2018 Women’s Prize For Fiction. This book is the heartbreaking and suspenseful story of one immigrant family who was driven by devastating consequences to pit love against loyalty. Isma was set free after many years from the responsibility of watching out for her younger siblings since their mother's death.
Summary of AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order by Kai-Fu Lee (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
In the New York Times bestselling book AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order, author Kai-fu Lee presents his powerful argument that because of the unprecedented developments in Artificial Intelligence (AI), many dramatic changes will be happening much sooner than everyone has expected.