books by David Winter
Biomechanics and Motor Control of Human Movement
David A. Winter
Looks at human body movement as a mechanical system and examines techniques used to measure and analyze all body movements. Each limb of the body is treated as a separate segment connected at hinge joints. Muscles are replaced by actuators and the net effect of all muscles is replaced by torque motors. The characteristics of those actuators are documented, along with their neural control as represented in the readily available electromyographic ...
Mr. Miner's Phish Thoughts: An Anthology By a Fan for the Fans
Created with BAJ Design
A unique "choose-your-own-adventure" anthology of essays that chronicles the return of Phish in 2009 and delves deep into the band's history and legacy. Adapted from the blog "Mr. Miner's Phish Thoughts."
101 Things You Should Do Before You Graduate
101 THINGS YOU SHOULD DO BEFORE YOU GRADUATE encourages students who are getting out of high school or college to do more than just fi nish up papers and school projects. Part of getting an education is learning to live life to the fullest. Readers will be reminded that life will change dramatically once they're out of school, so the time to pursue adventure is right now. The book is chock-full of fun, practical, and spiritual suggestions to ...
The Fall and Rise
Aberdeen Bay, 2010
Servius had an uneasy feeling deep within, and it wasn’t due to his expected participation in the impending battle of two powerful Roman armies. His wife, Appia, looked forward to a reunion with her hero husband, yet loved her new-found freedom with friends. Gaius, her father, the Magistrate of Milan, mediated bothersome claims against Christians, and dealt with inept traitorous challenges plaguing him and his family. Their friends, Marcus and ...
Kobold Guide to Worldbuilding
Open Design LLC
The Essential Elements for Building a World Roleplaying games and fantasy fiction are filled with rich and fascinating worlds: the Forgotten Realms, Glorantha, Narnia, R'lyeh, Middle-Earth, Barsoom, and so many more. It took startling leaps of imagination as well as careful thought and planning to create places like these: places that readers and players want to come back to again and again. Now, eleven of adventure gaming's top designers ...
Modern Financial Markets: Prices, Yields and Risk Analysis
David W. Blackwell
Mark D. Griffiths
Throughout this concise, accessible book, readers will quickly learn the fundamental concepts of managerial finance while discovering how things really work. The material is explained using an intuitive theoretical context, providing them with a richer understanding of the material and better insights into solving problems. Finance concepts are covered in a common sense manner and the use of mathematical jargon is minimized. The unifying theme ...
David J Winter
The theft of a religious relic has the village of Durum in an ethical quandary. The theft has also caused trouble within the monastery, the nunnery and St Anne's church located in the village. The interaction among the brothers and sisters at Durum monastery and nunnery and those charged with overseeing Durum takes these men and women on a journey to and from the towns and villages of the Frankish Kingdom to the center of spiritual power in ...
Bible Dogs: Famous Canines in the Bible
, David Winter
Press-Tige Publishing Company, Inc
This amusing humor/cartoon book, with its 60 rich illustrations, is based on the secret "C" or "Canine Text" of the Dead Sea Scrolls. It will appeal to dog lovers, Bible lovers, children, and to anyone with a basic sense of humor. "...We are not the 'Chosen Species'."
Biomechanics and Motor Control of Human Movement
David A. Winter
The classic book on human movement in biomechanics, newly updated Widely used and referenced, David Winter’s Biomechanics and Motor Control of Human Movement is a classic examination of techniques used to measure and analyze all body movements as mechanical systems, including such everyday movements as walking. It fills the gap in human movement science area where modern science and technology are integrated with anatomy, muscle physiology, ...
The Bible Made Clear
Written in non-technical language yet drawing on the latest fruits of study and research, this illustrated compendium starts with the "story" of the Bible, and then unpacks its various literary styles. Wisdom, chronicle, poetry, allegory, and apocalyptic elements are explained and illustrated. Sections on the Gospels and the great personalities of the Bible are supported by background historical and geographical information, and popular ...
The Boat Officer's Handbook
David D. Winters
Naval Institute Press
This handy little book is absolutely essential to individuals preparing for assignments involving the management and operation of small craft.
Forty Days with the "Messiah"
BRF (The Bible Reading Fellowship)
This CD features an intimate and relective recording of Handel's Messiah, recorded live in the Spencer Leeson Hall, Merchant Taylor's School, Batchworth Hill, Middlesex. The twenty-two track recording includes some of the more intimate movements of the work, including "Comfort Ye My People", "He shall feed his flock", "How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace" and "I know that my redeemer liveth". The work is performed ...
The Worst-Case Scenario Pocket Guide: New York City (Worst-Case Scenario Pocket Guides)
Ben H. Winters
Escape a stalled subway car or a swarm of pigeons; stop a runaway hot dog cart; defeat cockroacheswhat every native and visitor needs to survive in the Big Apple.
Amsterdamned if You Do: An Anthology about Setting
CCLaP Publishing, 2011
Of all the basic building blocks that go into modern literature, the issue of setting may perhaps be both one of the trickiest and one of the most powerful; and now the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography is proud to announce a new anthology that specifically examines this subject, conceptualized and edited by the center's 2011 intern, Traci Kim. The compilation features a dozen noted writers from around the world, each penning a story ...
God's Road Map for Grads
An inspiring, practical A-Z guide for encouraging graduates as they confront chaotic life change, this volume is full of time-tested truths that will spark godly journeys into life, making readers confident and excited about what lies ahead.
The Pirate's Guide to Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights: Insider Tactics for Beating Pirates on Their Own ...
David Douglas Winters Esq
David Douglas Winters
A REFRESHING RELIEF FROM BLAND LEGAL TEXTS It takes a thief to catch a thief. With a sly wink, former techno-pirate and award winning author David Winters lashes together the "big picture" for patents, trademarks, copyrights and other intellectual property, showing how they work in truth, not mere theory. The skipper's engaging and humorous examples expose both practical applications and foolishness of present intellectual property rules. ...
Dynamic Capabilities: Understanding Strategic Change in Organizations
Constance E. Helfat
Creating, adapting to, and exploiting change is inherently entrepreneurial. To survive and prosper under conditions of change, firms must develop the “dynamic capabilities” to create, extend, and modify the ways in which they operate. The capacity of an organization to create, extend, or modify its resource base is vital. Since the concept of dynamic capabilities was first introduced, much research has elaborated the initial idea. This ...
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