Just as important as the exams is the interview panel (BA expect over 85% overall passing grade), and this is the book for those who want to deal with both - its purpose is to help you become a... More > professional, for which the exams are but a step on the way - doing the bare minimum to pass them makes you ill-prepared to be a pilot, which is not fair to future passengers and painfully obvious to employers (and interviewers) who certainly expect you to have more than a basic knowledge.
Based on the author's approved JAA ATPL(A) course, it is a reference book that follows the ATPL syllabus, so you can use it before, during and after your exams, for the whole of your career!< Less
The Banknote Book is meant to be purchased as a four-volume set organized alphabetically:
1 Abyssinia to Czech Republic (49 countries).
2 Dahomey to Lithuania (54 countries).
3 Macau to Serbian... More > Krajina (57 countries).
4 Seychelles to Zimbabwe (40 countries).
Combined, these volumes provide a comprehensive reference of the banknotes from the 200 countries included, but be advised that The Banknote Book is a work in progress and that not all countries in the world are currently cataloged.
Anyone buying the print edition of The Banknote Book can request a free one-year subscription to the online edition (a $99 value), which entitles you to downloadable PDF copies of every chapter currently available as well as everything published—or revised—during the next 12 months. Forward your Lulu order confirmation email to firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain your subscription.< Less
Rubbings of Ancient Maya Sculpture by Joan W. Patten (softcover color edition)
American Sculptor Joan W. Patten (1924-2005) lived and traveled extensively throughout Guatemala from 1965-1982. The... More > Guatemalan government granted Joan official, carte blanche permission to make molds, casts and replicas of ancient Preclassic (1500 BC-250 AD) and Classic (250-900 AD) Maya relief sculpture. Her replicas of Maya stelae currently stand in Guatemala’s Museo Nacional de Arqueología y Etnología, the National Zoo and at the Museo Popol Vuh gardens at Francisco Marroquín University. In addition to the replicas, she executed hundreds of rubbings in oils on colored fabric. With a sculptor’s touch and infinite patience, she rendered images onto cloth that are remarkably sharp in detail and line. The rubbings include images that preserve an abundance of information about Maya sculptural traditions, iconography, hieroglyphic writing, mythology and history.< Less
Welcome to the second speed building book using “The Moody Method for Machine Shorthand.” As mentioned in Book I, this method of speed building is not new or unique, but it is the... More > teaching method that has been proven to be the most effective in developing the psychomotor skills required in building machine shorthand speed, skill, and accuracy. Students who practice the lessons systematically and follow the directions for speed-building will progress faster than simply practicing or writing on their machines without goals, directions, and guidance.< Less