Author: Jane Gitlin

Publisher: Taunton Press


Category: Architecture

Page: 218

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The second installment of Taunton's "Updating Classic America" series re-introduces readers to the classic Cape Cod home, featuring more than twenty case studies of updated houses.

The Cape Cod Cottage

Author: William Morgan

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press


Category: Architecture

Page: 95

View: 232

An architectural historian traces the evolution of the Cape Cod cottage style of domestic architecture, placing this uniquely American home in its historical context, from its origins in the colonial period, through its spread throughout the northeast and its role as the ideal suburban home, to its modern-day reinterpretation. Original.
Coastal zone management

Islands, Capes, and Sounds

Author: Thomas J. Schoenbaum



Category: Coastal zone management

Page: 332

View: 889

A look at the history, the people, and the environment of the N.C. coast, written by one of the moving forces behind N.C.'s current laws about coastal management.

Sheppard's British Isles

Author: Richard Joseph Publishers Ltd Publishers




Page: 480

View: 811

The first title with a new series design, "Sheppard's British Isles" is a directory of antiquarian and second-hand book dealers in the British Isles, the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man and the Republic of Ireland. After the Geographical Section, indexes include ones for Proprietor, Business Name, website and book stock specialities. Also includes information related to the trade.

Capes of China Slide Away

Author: James M. Bertram



Category: China

Page: 319

View: 732

James Bertram's memoirs are a personal record of his experiences in New Zealand, Britain and China 1910-1980. Educated in New Zealand, he went to England as a Rhodes Scholar and then on to China in 1936, where he became a British correspondent during the Sian Rising and the months leading up to the Japanese invasion. He fought in the brief defence of Hong Kong and spent four years as a POW in Hong Kong and Tokyo. During his years in China he knew almost everyone of political consequence including Mao Tse-tung and developed a lasting affection for the land and its people.

Mobile Agents

Author: Kurt Rothermel

Publisher: Springer


Category: Computers

Page: 474

View: 291

This book presents the refereed proceedings of the First International Conference on Mobile Agents, MA '97, held in Berlin, Germany, in April 1997. Mobile Agents offer unique opportunities for structuring and implementing distributed systems. A wide range of applications has been identified for mobile agent technology, including electronic commerce, telecommunication services, network management, group work, and workflow management. The 18 revised full papers presented in the volume were selected out of a total of 34 submissions; all in all they reflect the state of the art in the exciting area of mobile agent technology.
Family & Relationships

Raising Boys in the 21st Century: Completely Updated and Revised

Author: Steve Biddulph

Publisher: HarperCollins UK


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 224

View: 774

A word of mouth bestseller which has become one of the best loved and most successful books in the parenting field from Australian writer and lecturer Steve Biddulph, who’s been called ‘a mixture of Billy Connelly and Dr Spock’ by The Times.
Continental shelf

Shelf Sands and Sandstones

Author: Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists

Publisher: Calgary, Alta., Canada : Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists


Category: Continental shelf

Page: 347

View: 529

Library Directory

Author: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Library





View: 836

New England





Category: New England


View: 713

Cape Cod (Mass.)

The Insiders' Guide to Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard

Author: Debi Boucher Stetson

Publisher: Falcon Guides


Category: Cape Cod (Mass.)

Page: 583

View: 513

Famed for its history, sand dunes, salty air, quaint villages, delectable seafood, legendary sunsets, and picturesque harbors, inlets, and coves, Cape Cod attracts millions of visitors each year to its enchanted shores. Featuring information on Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard as well as Cape Cod, this entertaining, insightful guide shows tourists how to make the most of a trip to this memorable part of the country.