341 pages , ABC-CLIO , 2010 This book offers 25 profiles of some of the most popular female action heroes throughout the history of film, television, comic books, and video games. * Comprises 25 profiles, arranged alphabetically * 70 sidebars provide additional information on pertinent topics, individuals, and symbols * Includes a chronology of major appearances of the 2...[Read More]
316 pages , Apress , 2013-10-25 2D games are everywhere, from mobile devices and websites to game consoles and PCs. Timeless and popular, 2D games represent a substantial segment of the games market. In Learn Unity for 2D Game Development, targeted at both game development newcomers and established developers, experienced game developer Alan Thorn shows you how to use th...[Read More]
608 pages , Johns Hopkins University Press , 1997 "This book will help students better grasp and understand the complex processes involved in making American defense policy. It will help them draw important lessons from our experiences during the Cold War while also providing them with a glimpse of many of the more important security challenges to come."--Brent Scowcroft...[Read More]
336 pages , John Savage Thriller , 2019-04-04 Deep in the New Forest, a body is hidden in the branches of a towering fir tree in an area known as Dead Maids Wood. When John Savage learns that the body belonged to an old school friend, he sets out to discover who was responsible.
236 pages , Peter Lang Incorporated, International Academic Publishers , 2017 Matthew Farber's Game-Based Learning in Action: How an Expert Affinity Group Teaches with Games showcases how one affinity group of K12 educators--known as "The Tribe"--teaches with games.
200 pages , 2013-11-11 Be the hero of a mythic quest! Simple and scalable rules, nearly unlimited character options, and fast-paced play make Adventure Quest excellent for roleplaying hobbyists, experiential learning, and youth programs. This book has all the standard powers, paths, gear, and rules for an exciting adventure. For the experiential education facilitator or camp dir...[Read More]
211 pages , Springer , 2016-11-16 This book brings together a cutting edge international team of contributors to critically review the current knowledge regarding the effectiveness of training interventions designed to improve cognitive functions in different target populations. There is substantial evidence that cognitive and physical training can improve cognitive perf...[Read More]
262 pages , Simon and Schuster , 1998 When a remote mountain community is suddenly beset by a rash of grisly murders, the Special Tactics and Rescue Squad--a paramilitary unit--is dispatched to investigate
216 pages , Bloomsbury Publishing , 2016-08-25 1944 Atomic testing at Los Alamos opens a rift in the fabric of space, while the detonation of the Fat Boy atomic bomb over Dresden creates a second. German and American scientists determine that signals are being transmitted through the rifts, many indecipherable, but some containing revolutionary scientific and technologic...[Read More]
256 pages , Taylor & Francis , 2012-08-17 Create the Gotham for your Batman, the African savannah for your Simba, or the bustling newsroom for your Clark Kent. Background, setting, environment.whatever you call it, it is the silent character in the visual story, and a dynamic and compelling setting can define and hone the action and drama of your story. If you're in the ...[Read More]
480 pages , Penguin , 2015-09-15 A remarkable life plan based on the game the author herself and hundreds of thousands of others have used to leap from trauma and setbacks to recovery and personal growth You are stronger than you know. You are surrounded by potential allies. You are a hero to others. These three qualities are all it takes to become more resilient in the ...[Read More]