The Illustrated Book of Trees by Eric A. Bourdo

By Eric A. Bourdo

Книга содержит описания более 250 древесных пород, произрастающих в различных раойнах мира. Описания видов сгруппированы по родам, расположенным в алфавитном порядке латинских наименований. Для каждой древесной породы приведены цветные рисунки, характеризующие внешний вид дерева, листьев и генеративных органов. Видовые описания включают информацию по высотам и морфологическим особенностям растений, географическому распространению.

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The Price of Virtue: The Economic Value of the Charitable by Susana Mourato

By Susana Mourato

It truly is renowned that the voluntary region in glossy society is big in phrases of monetary job - yet how huge? The authors of this pioneering ebook try to deal with this challenge by using survey recommendations, initially built in environmental economics, to put an financial price at the advantages supplied by way of the voluntary quarter within the united kingdom. The authors comprehensively aspect the analytical foundations in their survey method, a said choice procedure, and the implications which have been completed. The fiscal price of the voluntary region is elicited by way of gaining knowledge of the final public's willingness to pay, to take care of charitable prone which are at a hypothetical hazard of closure. This willingness to pay is proven to be an immense component to the commercial worth of the voluntary zone. The authors movement directly to examine the advantages supplied via the charitable zone in most cases and by means of housing and homelessness charities specifically. The e-book considers how, if individuals are keen to pay extra for charities than they really do, this financial surplus may be captured and became flows of source of revenue for the charities themselves. monetary incentives, the efficacy of varied fund-raising equipment and the advantages of inhabitants focusing on are all tested as a method to this finish. The publication additionally discusses no matter if the worth of charities will be outlined in a much wider context when it comes to social capital.

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Amplification of Nonlinear Strain Waves in Solids (Series on by Alexey V. Porubov

By Alexey V. Porubov

A therapy of the amplification of nonlinear pressure waves in solids. It addresses difficulties at the same time: the sequential analytical attention of nonlinear pressure wave amplification and choice in wave courses and in a medium; and the demonstration of using even specific analytical suggestions to nonintegrable equations in a layout of numerical simulation of unsteady nonlinear wave strategies. The textual content comprises a number of specified examples of the tension wave amplification and choice as a result of the effect of an exterior medium, microstructure, relocating element defects, and thermal phenomena. The volume's major beneficial properties are: nonlinear versions of the tension wave evolution in a rod subjected through numerous dissipative/active components; and an analytico-numerical process for strategies to the governing nonlinear partial differential equations with dispersion and dissipation. The paintings will be compatible for introducing readers in mechanics, mechanical engineering and utilized arithmetic to the idea that of lengthy nonlinear pressure wave in one-dimensional wave courses. it's going to even be priceless for self-study by way of execs in all parts of nonlinear physics.

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The Nonprofit Manager’s Resource Directory by Ronald A. Landskroner

By Ronald A. Landskroner

A newly revised and up-to-date variation of the last word source for nonprofit managersIf you’re a nonprofit supervisor, you possibly spend a great deal of it slow monitoring down hard-to-find solutions to complex questions. The Nonprofit Manager’s source listing, moment version offers fast solutions to your whole questions relating nonprofit-oriented product and repair companies, websites, investment assets, courses, help and advocacy teams, and lots more and plenty extra. if you would like aid discovering volunteers, knowing new laws, or writing furnish proposals, aid has arrived. This new, up to date version positive factors multiplied assurance of vital concerns or even extra solutions to your whole nonprofit questions.Revised to maintain very important info as much as the minute, The Nonprofit Manager’s source listing, moment variation: * includes greater than 2,000 distinctive listings of either nonprofit and for-profit assets, items, and providers * provides entire info on every little thing from tips and help teams to software program proprietors and net servers, administration experts to record retailers * presents info on every kind of unfastened and inexpensive items to be had to nonprofits * good points a completely new part on overseas matters * Plus: 10 bonus sections to be had simply on CD-ROMThe Nonprofit Manager’s source listing, moment variation has the knowledge you want to hold your nonprofit alive and good in those tough occasions. issues contain: * responsibility and Ethics * overview and overview * monetary administration * normal administration * Governance * Human source administration * info expertise * foreign 3rd quarter * management * felony matters * advertising and marketing and Communications * Nonprofit region evaluation * Organizational Dynamics and layout * Philanthropy * specialist improvement * source improvement * Social Entrepreneurship * Strategic making plans * Volunteerism

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