The fourth edition of a bestseller, this encyclopedia compiles the contributions of major researchers and practitioners and exploring the cultural institutions of more than 30 countries, this major reference presents hundreds of entries extensively reviewed for accuracy. The new edition continues...
To Be Published January 14th 2016 by CRC Press
Power System SCADA and Smart Grids brings together in one concise volume the fundamentals and possible application functions of power system supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA). The text begins by providing an overview of SCADA systems, evolution, and use in power systems and the data...
To Be Published April 1st 2015 by CRC Press
Demography, Economics, and Social Policies
This unique and inexpensive book provides a demographic and economic history of urban America over the last 65 years. The growth and decline of most northern cities is contrasted with the steady growth of western and southern cities. Various urban government policies are explored, including federal...
Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge
This fascinating study uses Domesday book data and Management Science methods to examine manorial production efficiency in Medieval Essex in 1086. This book reveals unexpected facts about economic history, and is a remarkable contribution to economic history and medieval studies. It will be of...
Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge
Series: Electrical Engineering Handbook
The use of electric power substations in generation, transmission, and distribution remains one of the most challenging and exciting areas of electric power engineering. Recent technological developments have had a tremendous impact on all aspects of substation design and operation. With 80% of...
Published May 15th 2012 by CRC Press
Growth, Crisis, and Rebirth
This book will change the way Americans think about their cities. It provides a comprehensive economic and social history of urban America since 1950, covering the 29 largest urban areas of that period. Specifically, the book covers 17 cities in the Northeast, 6 in the South, and 6 in the West,...
Published January 14th 2008 by Routledge
Combining select chapters from Grigsby's standard-setting The Electric Power Engineering Handbook with several chapters not found in the original work, Electric Power Substations Engineering became widely popular for its comprehensive, tutorial-style treatment of the theory, design, analysis,...
Published May 29th 2007 by CRC Press
NewTechniques and Applications
New methods for the analysis of edible oils, fats, and cellular lipids have recently been developed, presented at scientific meetings, and published in peer-reviewed journals. These methods apply to biological and food matrices, edible oils and fats, as well as cellular fats of pathogenic bacteria...
Published April 23rd 2006 by AOCS Publishing
Modern Japanese Literature in Films
Of all the world s cinemas, Japan's is perhaps unique in its closeness to the nation's literature, past and contemporary. The Western world became aware of this when Akira Kurosawa's Rashomon was awarded the Grand Prize at the Venice film festival in 1951 and the Oscar for best foreign film in 1952...
Published December 30th 1999 by Routledge
Reflects the explosion of information and technological breakthroughs that have facilitated investigations into the development of the lung-including recombinant DNA technology, molecular genetics, transgenics, and advances in lung cell and mo-lecular biology. Provides nearly 2800 bibliographic...
Published January 1st 1997 by CRC Press