By Subrata Das
By Subrata Das
By Kathleen M. Cox
Feng shui, the traditional chinese language artwork and technological know-how of discovering concord with nature, has develop into extensively followed within the West. Like Buddhism, which migrated from India eastward, feng shui is well-known via jap students as having originated now not in China yet in India, the place it's often called Vastu Shastra, or the technology of structure. In Vastu dwelling, Kathleen Cox introduces readers to the paintings, technological know-how, and perform of vastu. Cox explains vastu's origins within the Vedas, its dating to the Hindu gods, its ideas and guidance, and its conventional makes use of. Vastu residing exhibits readers how you can perform vastu at domestic and within the workplace--from figuring out its teachings on room format and furnishings placement to bringing the divine into each measurement of one's surroundings.
By Jim Boyce
Should you are confronted with switching over to the strong yet usually complicated home windows 2000, home windows 2000 quickly Fixes bargains anything thoroughly new: not only options, yet a quick, effortless option to locate them. Designed with the ability person in brain, this booklet is laid out for optimum accessibility; it defines difficulties truly and follows up with concise, but precise, suggestions. home windows 2000 quickly Fixes is a necessary reference for either the beginner and the well-seasoned Microsoft OS consumer. for example, newbies to home windows 2000 who've young ones utilizing their pcs can speedy the best way to safeguard a few parts with no walling off the total procedure. outdated fingers at home windows will research speedy and straightforward new how you can get well facts or what to do while the administrator's password's been forgotten. not like the various outsized and poorly prepared books out there, home windows 2000 quickly Fixes does not waste time with unending tutorials, fluff, and dead historical past fabric. And whereas the booklet is designed for simple entry, the fabric is under no circumstances simple. It offers vast assurance of difficulties for either the home windows 2000 expert and home windows 2000 Server variations, and takes energy clients from deploy concerns, via complicated networking configuration difficulties, to special backup and safeguard matters. the various subject matters coated contain: * establishing a dual-boot approach * improving info * Resolving configuration conflicts * Restoring the Registry from a again up * creating a printer to be had in the course of the net * utilizing automated deal with task with no DHCP * Configuring net Connection Sharing"
By Roger German
Considering the fact that i do know not anything approximately building, i'll defer to my husband. He has been construction his man-cave downstairs for two years now. the photographs within the e-book were stress-free for him and he selections the publication up infrequently to take a look at how he
has already stepped forward and what he might or won't do subsequent. He likes it. it is only one other software he has extra to his Handyman magazines.
By Irene Semanchuk Dean
The colours, textures, and flexibility of polymer clay make it an ideal medium for growing fake surfaces--and those 30 recipes for detailed completing, shaping, baking, and molding innovations will remodel polymers visual appeal. Craft stunning pretend gem stones; idiot the attention with imitation metals, together with Balinese silver and verdigris copper; and duplicate must-have naturals, from bone to leather-based. Or make simulated agate, slate, and marble. Youll locate details on all of the varieties of polymer clay, from translucent ones to a couple with mica powder, and notice how you can improve their floor with paints, inks, wax compounds, and confetti. the weird comprise a good-looking make-up set, lapis lazuli drawer pulls, and Opal jewelry.
By Pauline Albenda
This learn brings jointly the archaeological list and the pictorial documentation of decorative wall portray produced in Assyria, from the 13th to the 7th centuries B.C. Nimrud, Khorsabad, Til Barsip, and inform Sheikh Hamad, are one of the historical websites the place awesome wall work have been chanced on; regrettably each one of these discoveries now exist in drawings and images in simple terms. decorative wall portray created a colourful and significant visible effect to the rooms of flats belonging to the Assyrian kings. The assembled fabric demonstrates that the polychrome and black-and-white embellished bands of geometric, floral, figural, and animal motifs have been prepared right into a number of formulaic designs. specific cognizance is given to the altering tendencies within the choice and blend of motifs, a few of which had symbolic which means. The chronology of the wall work at Til Barsip and the accompanying dialogue of cloth styles are of distinctive curiosity to the artwork historian. This booklet illustrates the decorative wall work as recorded within the excavation experiences.
By Elizabeth Shove
How do universal home goods equivalent to simple plastic apartment wares or high-tech electronic cameras remodel our day-by-day lives? The layout of lifestyle considers this question intimately, from the layout of goods via to their use in the house. Drawing on interviews with shoppers themselves, the authors examine how daily items, starting from screwdrivers to picture administration software program, are used on a pragmatic point. heavily investigating the layout, creation and use of mass-market items, the authors supply new interpretations of ways shoppers' wishes are met and synthetic. They research the dynamic interplay of goods with daily practices. The layout of lifestyle bargains a clean viewpoint on fabric tradition, drawing crucial--and formerly overlooked--links among layout, intake and use.