Crafts & Hobbies

Strips & Strings

Author: Evelyn Sloppy

Publisher: That Patchwork Place


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 835

An old-time technique for using up little bits of fabric gets an all-new twist! Perfect for quilters who can't bear to throw out their scraps, the string-piecing shortcuts and fresh new ideas in this book stretch the method way beyond its traditional uses. Plus, there's no need for a foundation! Sixteen eye-catching designs range from quilts for kids' rooms to intriguing throws and beautiful bed quilts. Simply sew strings of fabric together, and then cut from the patchwork fabric to make finished blocks. Get intricate-looking results with this cinch of a technique-achieve great results at any skill level.
Crafts & Hobbies

Quilting with Strips and Strings

Author: H. W. Rose

Publisher: Courier Corporation


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 72

View: 111

Quickest, easiest way to turn left-over fabric into handsome quilts. 46 patchwork quilts; 31 full-size templates.
Finance, Public

Treasury Decisions Under Customs and Other Laws

Author: United States. Department of the Treasury



Category: Finance, Public


View: 865

Vols. for 1904-1926 include also decisions of the United States Board of General Appraisers.
Technology & Engineering

Encyclopedia of Food Grains

Author: Colin W Wrigley

Publisher: Academic Press


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1976

View: 983

The Encyclopedia of Food Grains is an in-depth and authoritative reference covering all areas of grain science. Coverage includes everything from the genetics of grains to the commercial, economic and social aspects of this important food source. Also covered are the biology and chemistry of grains, the applied aspects of grain production and the processing of grains into various food and beverage products. With the paramount role of cereals as a global food source, this Encyclopedia is sure to become the standard reference work in the field of science. Also available online via ScienceDirect – featuring extensive browsing, searching, and internal cross-referencing between articles in the work, plus dynamic linking to journal articles and abstract databases, making navigation flexible and easy. For more information, pricing options and availability visit Written from an international perspective the Encyclopedia concentrates on the food uses of grains, but details are also provided about the wider roles of grains Well organized and accessible, it is the ideal resource for students, researchers and professionals seeking an authoritative overview on any particular aspect of grain science This second edition has four print volumes which provides over 200 articles on food grains Includes extensive cross-referencing and "Further Reading" lists at the end of each article for deeper exploration into the topic This edition also includes useful items for students and teachers alike, with Topic Highlights, Learning objectives, Exercises for Revision and exercises to explore the topic further

Introduction to Strings and Branes

Author: Peter West

Publisher: Cambridge University Press


Category: Science

Page: 709

View: 622

Detailed, step-by-step introduction to the theoretical foundations of strings and branes, essential reading for graduate students and researchers.
Crafts & Hobbies

String Frenzy

Author: Bonnie Hunter

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 468

Are you buried in scraps—big pieces, small pieces, hunks, chunks, strips, and parts? Bonnie K. Hunter fans will love her newest book of playful string-quilt projects! Sew a dozen vibrant quilt patterns using the small leftovers from other projects that seem too tiny to save, yet too big to toss. Learn Bonnie’s basics for foundation piecing narrow fabric pieces 3/4” to 2” wide, turning them into dazzling scrappy blocks and one-of-a-kind quilts.

Introducing Python

Author: Bill Lubanovic

Publisher: O'Reilly Media


Category: Computers

Page: 630

View: 140

Easy to understand and fun to read, this updated edition of Introducing Python is ideal for beginning programmers as well as those new to the language. Author Bill Lubanovic takes you from the basics to more involved and varied topics, mixing tutorials with cookbook-style code recipes to explain concepts in Python 3. End-of-chapter exercises help you practice what you’ve learned. You’ll gain a strong foundation in the language, including best practices for testing, debugging, code reuse, and other development tips. This book also shows you how to use Python for applications in business, science, and the arts, using various Python tools and open source packages.

Introduction to the Tsinghua Bamboo-Strip Manuscripts

Author: Guozhang Liu

Publisher: BRILL


Category: History

Page: 242

View: 994

In Introduction to the Tsinghua Bamboo-Strip Manuscripts, Liu Guozhong explores the complexities of researching the Tsinghua strips, from the challenges that arise in their preservation, to the contribution they make for our understanding of Chinese history.