Download PDF by Marjorie K. Albers : Amana Style: Furniture, Arts, Crafts, Architecture & Gardens

By Marjorie K. Albers

The German immigrants who settled the Amana Colonies of Iowa in 1855 introduced with them a wealthy cultural background of arts and crafts. That historical past is explored, and celebrated, during this e-book. This finished name explores every thing from clock making, furnishings, and woodworking to basketry, caning, and carpet weaving. Full-color photos by means of mythical Iowa photographer Joan Liffring-Zug Bourret exhibit the sweetness that abounds in Amana, together with lovely gardens and structure. jointly, the textual content and pictures turn into their very own paintings of art.

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Download e-book for kindle: Hocking Hills, The: 1900-1950 (Postcard History Series) by Judith Stoltz Maniskas

By Judith Stoltz Maniskas

The Hocking Hills is a time period given to the realm in southeastern Ohio positioned predominately in Hocking County. thousands of holiday makers stopover at the valley every year to adventure the first function of the Hocking Hills: the attractive and historical cave method that stands this day because it has for eons. From 1900 to 1950, the caves have been a well-liked topic for postcard pictures, and city and nation citizens who lived and labored during this region have been captured on classic postcards. citizens created their very own leisure, and major highway parades, the county reasonable, vacation trips, patriotic occasions, and kin gatherings have been celebrated and recorded with penny postcards.

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Download PDF by Jon Hoffman: iOS and OS X Network Programming Cookbook

By Jon Hoffman

Over 50 recipes to boost community purposes in either the iOS and OS X environment

About This Book

  • Use numerous Apple and third-party APIs to strengthen either server and purchaser networked applications
  • Shows you the way to combine the entire third-party libraries and APIs together with your applications
  • Includes pattern tasks for either iOS and OS X environments

Who This publication Is For

This ebook is perfect for builders that are looking to create community purposes for the Apple OS X or iOS systems. All examples are written in Objective-C utilizing XCode because the IDE. wisdom of Objective-C and X-Code is essential.

What you'll Learn

  • Create customer- and server-based functions with the BSD socket API
  • Create shopper- and server-based purposes with CFNetworking
  • Publish, locate, and fix buyer functions with servers utilizing Apple's Bonjour library
  • Use the AFNetworking library to connect with web-based services
  • Connect to web-based providers utilizing the MKNetworking library
  • Explore the LibNET packet building library in OS X
  • Get to grips with the LibPCAP packet seize library in OS X
  • Discover Apple's high-level APIs to hook up with units through Bluetooth
  • Connect units with a Bluetooth connection

In Detail

Darwin, which types the middle set of elements for OS X and iOS, is appropriate with the one UNIX Specification model three and POSIX UNIX. hence OS X and iOS are UNIX working platforms. whereas there are various books and articles written to educate community improvement in a UNIX surroundings there's strangely little devoted to educating community improvement in particular in an Apple setting. during this ebook we'll be protecting the traditional UNIX networking stack with BSD Sockets in addition to Apple's frameworks like CFNetworking and Bonjour.

"iOS and OS X community Programming Cookbook" is a captivating code-focused ebook on constructing shopper and server functions for the iOS and OS X environments. you are going to how to combine a couple of Unix (BSD Sockets), Apple particular (CFNetworking, NSMutableURLRequest, Bonjour) and 3rd get together APIs (AFNetworking, MKNetworking) together with your personal apps.

"iOS and OS X community Programming Cookbook" starts off through displaying you ways to construct either consumer and server purposes utilizing the BSD Socket Library in addition to Apple's CFNetworking library. The pattern code comprises samples for either iOS and OS X.

It then covers how you can upload Bonjour to submit, locate, and fix to prone. this is used to create peer-to-peer functions over neighborhood networks. ultimately it indicates the best way to combine third-party libraries like Libnet, LibPCAP, AFNetworking, and MKNetworking with the reader's apps.

A lot of builders don't realize that iOS is a whole UNIX-based working procedure that incorporates a complete set of networking APIs. those APIs can be utilized to create either patron- and server-based functions within the iOS setting in addition to OS X. utilizing the Apple's Bonjour library you are going to the way to post, locate, and fix the prone jointly with out hardcoding the relationship details. There also are a couple of third-party APIs that may be used to simply attach iOS and OS X functions to web-based prone. eventually this publication will disguise numerous low point libraries like LibNET and LibPCAP at the OS X environment.

"iOS and OS X community Programming Cookbook" will hide a number of UNIX, Apple, and third-party libraries and APIs. The publication will exhibit the person tips to combine all of those libraries and APIs with their applications.

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Download e-book for kindle: Making Authentic Pennsylvania Dutch Furniture: With Measured by John G. Shea

By John G. Shea

Richly illustrated advisor to the layout, development, portray, and ornament of a bunch of targeted items — candle stands to four-posters. contains designs for twenty-four well known hex symptoms and measured drawings for construction 50 consultant items: chairs, tables, desks, and lots of extra. 250 illustrations. Bibliography.

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Get British Aircraft of the Second World War PDF

By John Frayn Turner

This distinctive booklet, now republished, used to be the 1st of its variety to be released on British plane of the second one global warfare. Aviation fans and aero-modellers can see British airplane as they honestly have been, via magnificently reproduced color pictures. all the forty-nine sorts of airplane is followed via a quick 'biography' including tables of crucial marks and their necessities, engine, span, size, top, weight, staff quantity, greatest pace, carrier ceiling, general variety and armament. there's additionally a piece on British airplane in motion, together with money owed of remarkable exploits by way of the pilots of other forms. John Frayn Turner, the well known aviation writer, has selected the images and supplied the text.

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Download e-book for kindle: Celebrating Canada: Decorating with History in a by Peter E. Baker,John A. Fleming

By Peter E. Baker,John A. Fleming

A visible trip showcasing how heritage could make a home a house, a reminder of the energy of personality and ingenuity entrenched in Canada’s history.

Inspired by means of the a hundred and fiftieth anniversary of Canadian confederation — an analogous yr spotting 375 years of payment in Montreal — Quebec antiques specialist Peter E. Baker brings existence to Canadian background and demonstrates how antiques and folks paintings can effectively be included right into a modern way of life, offering a house with a different identity.

Drawing from a unmarried assortment, the writer selects and showcases gadgets spanning 3 centuries of Canadian background, from the early days of French payment to the inventive increase of late-20th-century people artists. Amply illustrated, and written in a conversational, easy-to-read kind, this isn't a standard technical examine of antiques representing a particular kind or area. Celebrating Canada showcases the tale and the inventive benefits of every object.

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Download e-book for kindle: Collection of Antique Asian Puppetry: A Most Ancient Art by Rick Jordan

By Rick Jordan

"The origins of the person puppets during this e-book range, and plenty of in their dates of construction are easily unknown as they're distinctive gadgets, created through expert craftsman on a one-by-one foundation to symbolize figures from some of the loved tales and mythologies in their tradition. many of the puppets inside of this assortment come from Taiwan, China, Mongolia, and Thailand and have been created among the yr 1800 and the early 1900s. The oldest within the assortment have been made round the yr 1800 whereas nearly all of the puppets have been made round 1900.

There are a number of smooth reproductions within the assortment to boot, most likely from the Nineteen Sixties to the Nineteen Eighties, yet there are just a handful of those within the assortment. they're generally super previous and incredibly infrequent, having been bought over the process decades and travels. they arrive from a big selection of personal estates and famous creditors from all around the globe. Many have come from old shops everywhere Europe and the us, whereas a few have come from their foundation of their domestic international locations in Asia.

As the proper courting and information of the starting place of those puppets is a so much tough job, lots of the above details is an educational-informed conjecture dependent upon my own stories into this attention-grabbing topic of antiquity."

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Read e-book online The Little Armageddon:The Great Controversy Within the PDF

By John Churchill


John Churchill is a baptized Seventh-day Adventist Christian considering could 30, 1976. he's a kind of who ""came up during the ranks"" within the church, having a passion from the lord from his early youth, that may no longer permit him simply sit in church or hold quiet approximately Jesus. Sharing his religion got here certainly - and proportion he did! He shared by any means attainable. He was once on choirs, taught Sabbath institution classification, carried out cottage assembly / worship providers in houses at any place approved; did Bible reviews with someone keen to hear, was once focused on the Missionary Volunteer circulation (now Adventist Youth), Pathfindering and all it includes, etc. As he confirmed his dedication and zeal for the Lord's paintings he used to be given increasingly more tasks within the church and used to be interested in church management from his early years as a Christian. John Churchill has been a Church Elder for a few years and was once ordained as an Elder December 31, 1994. He has had many encounters with academics of falsehood over the various years of his Ministry. those encounters contain loads of adventure with an offshoot workforce of the Seventh-day Adventist Church referred to as the the Shepherd's Rod.

John Churchill is a lay evangelist and the founding father of conflict Cry Ministry which pursues the global objective of its undertaking via its web site:

He determined for the reason that approximately 2003 to write down a booklet that might handle the Shepherd's Rod offshoot challenge within the church as he observed that the gang used to be probably at the bring up and inflicting difficulties and pulling away participants of the church to develop into individuals of the gang. The booklet could support not to merely train individuals yet support them to grasp tips to care for the matter in a truly life like / sensible manner. The e-book may additionally entice individuals of the crowd to stop their actions and rejoin the church / ""coming again at the platform""."

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New PDF release: Virginia Beach in Vintage Postcards (Postcard History

By Alpheus J. Chewning

First visited through English settlers in 1607, Virginia seashore has been a favored vacationer vacation spot ever considering the fact that. the ocean, sand, and sunlight are the preferred sights, yet all through historical past town has additionally been recognized for its detailed structure. the 1st geodesic dome inbuilt the USA, designed via Buckminster Fuller, used to be the city's conference middle for a few years. The Cavalier resort, while inbuilt 1927, used to be the state's greatest brick constitution. the recent Cape Henry lighthouse, accomplished in 1881, is still the tallest forged iron lighthouse within the kingdom. The lighthouse it changed, a constitution that also stands this present day, used to be erected in 1791 and used to be the 1st federally funded constitution inbuilt the United States.

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Kay Goldman's With a Doll in One Pocket and a Pistol in the Other PDF

By Kay Goldman

In 1852, Rebecca Cohen Mayer, a newly-married, 15-year outdated, Jewish woman, launched into a trip around the Santa Fe path. even though Rebecca's husband, Henry Mayer, had made the journey repeatedly, few ladies traveled this trip, and maybe no different lady traveled around the Santa Fe
Trail with no lady partners. but, Rebecca was once the lone girl on a wagon educate with 50 drivers, plus her husband, a prepare dinner and bookkeeper.

Rebecca's tale is predicated in part on her personal magazine. packed with pleasure, ask yourself and tragedy, Rebecca's tale relates the superb experience of an American Jewish woman.

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