By Richard E. Ferdig
Video games and gaming have regularly been a big a part of society and tradition. in the final 35 years, as a result of quite a few expertise options, digital video games in lots of codecs haven't in simple terms turn into ubiquitous in daily leisure existence yet have additionally permeated many pro fields and disciplines for a number of reasons together with instructing and studying. The instruction manual of study on potent digital Gaming in schooling provides a framework for figuring out video games for tutorial reasons whereas supplying a broader experience of present similar study. Compiling over 50 groundbreaking learn reviews from major foreign gurus within the box, this complicated and uniquely accomplished reference is a must have for tutorial and learn libraries and for all these attracted to increasing their theoretical and sensible wisdom of the fascinating box of digital gaming.
By Joel Johnson
As a Chess grasp who has spent decades enjoying competitive and attacking chess, i used to be rather dismayed in the course of a up to date stopover at to my neighborhood bookstall. i used to be looking for a ebook that coated an array of assaults opposed to many Pawn formations in an geared up style. keep in mind that, my seek got here up empty. The books on attacking fell brief in lots of methods. the various books have been easily a small number of assault video games with out guide concerning the paintings of attacking or concerning the talents required to develop into a good attacker. None of them supplied the reader with any reference information regarding attacking or the weaknesses of varied Pawn formations. None of them contained video games with attacking topics just like the Traxler edition of the 2 Knight's safety, and the Jack younger Fishing Pole. None of them contained any wild attacking principles which could move from starting gambits comparable to the Blackmar-Diemer Gambit, King's Gambit, Scotch Gambit, Nakhmanson Gambit, and so on. 500 pages, 435 video games, Figurine Chess Notation.
By Ishida Akira, James Davies
The authors lay down a couple of transparent ideas, then wade through a wealth of examples and difficulties from specialist play, supplying you with a radical grab of the way to settle on process, tips to execute dual-purpose assaults, how you can strength your opponent into submission or cooperation, find out how to invade and decrease territorial frameworks, and whilst to struggle a ko.
By W. W. Rouse Ball
By Maurice Kraitchik
By David H. Ahl
Blast from the prior & the early days of pcs, this outsized softcover was once simply recovered from hoarder husband's garage. it really is close to nice: will be fresh, yet he made a few pencil notes at the "Super big name Trek" video game. Else, thoroughly fresh, superbly white pages, colours shiny, NO fading, NO creasing. Binding robust & directly, NO writing, highlighting, or underlining except that pointed out above, now not ex-lib, no longer BCE. this can be the eleventh printing, in line with quantity line, of the 1st variation from 1978. Please see our five photographs! Description copyright Gargoyle Books 2014. comparable Day delivery on all orders got via 2 pm (Noon Saturdays) Pacific time; else subsequent day (except Sundays & holidays). targeted: order the spouse quantity (More easy laptop video games) whilst & send either for the cost of one!
The final card-player's companion
Card video games carry humans of every age jointly, even if for enjoyable or festival. within, you will find professional tips and suggestions on how one can use method, reminiscence, cleverness, and extra to turn into a greater participant at a number of the world's most well liked card video games. With easy-to-follow factors for every video game together with their origins, principles, and strategies, you could fast develop into a grasp card participant.
6 Books Inside…
- Card video games For Dummies
- Bridge For Dummies, 4th Edition
- Poker For Dummies
- Texas Hold'em For Dummies
- Winning at web Poker For Dummies
- Casino playing For Dummies
By Steven Goldberg
The center of arithmetic is its splendor; how it all matches jointly. regrettably, its good looks usually eludes the majority of those who find themselves intimidated by means of worry of the trouble of numbers. Mathematical Elegance treatments this. utilizing hundreds and hundreds of examples, the writer offers a view of the mathematical panorama that's either available and fascinating.
At a time of shock that American adolescence are bored by means of math, there's renewed curiosity in bettering math talents. Mathematical Elegance stimulates scholars, in addition to these already skilled within the self-discipline, to discover a few of the unforeseen pleasures of quantitative considering. Invoking mathematical proofs well-known for his or her simplicity and brainteasers which are enjoyable and illuminating, the writer leaves readers feeling exuberant—as good as confident that their IQs were raised by means of ten points.
A host of anecdotes approximately recognized mathematicians humanize and supply new insights into their lofty matters. Recalling such vintage works as Lewis Carroll’s Introduction to Logic and A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper by means of John Allen Paulos, Mathematical Elegance will energize and pleasure a large viewers, starting from intellectually curious scholars to the enthusiastic normal reader.