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Minecraft s four bestselling handbooks are available in this stunning gold-foiled boxed set Includes the Essential Handbook Redstone Handbook Combat Handbook and Construction Handbook For the first time ever Minecraft s four bestselling handbooks are available in a stunning gold-foiled boxed set This ultimate collection includes the Essential Handbook Redstone Handbook Combat Handbook and Construction Handbook Minecraft--the indie sandbox video game that took the world by storm--has been hailed as one of the greatest phenomena amongst gamers and educators for both its simplicity and its brilliance Allowing players to build explore create collaborate and even survive Minecraft has created a brave new world of gameplay Each handbook contains helpful tips and information from the creators themselves all of which will prove vital to your survival and creativity as you learn to mine craft and build in a world that you control
Premium hardcover edition includes additional pages of Behind The Scenes content interviews with BioWare and exploration into the Making Of product with Dragon Age partners Also includes 3 digital in-game items Mobile friendly eGuide access Digital strategy content optimized for a second screen experience Multiple play styles presented Identify tactics explore hidden caves defeat monumental creatures and shape the world around you based on advice for your own style of play and combat Make the right decision Your actions and choices will shape a multitude of story outcomes along with the tangible physical aspects of the world itself Tough choices define your experience and even one decision can change the course of what s to come Be the finest Inquisitor Choose your class based on recommended character loadouts that take advantage of a unique set of abilities weaponry special moves and even class-reactive story content Completely control the appearance and abilitiesGet the best out of your team Connect and communicate with a cast of unique memorable characters to develop dynamic relationships that will benefit you and your party Where to go next Illustrated maps serve as a guide to the next adventure allowing informed exploration... of a diverse visually stunning and immersive living world more
Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs The Innovators is Walter Isaacson s revealing story of the people who created the computer and the Internet It is destined to be the standard history of the digital revolution and an indispensable guide to how innovation really happens What were the talents that allowed certain inventors and entrepreneurs to turn their visionary ideas into disruptive realities What led to their creative leaps Why did some succeed and others fail In his masterly saga Isaacson begins with Ada Lovelace Lord Byron s daughter who pioneered computer programming in the 1840s He explores the fascinating personalities that created our current digital revolution such as Vannevar Bush Alan Turing John von Neumann J C R Licklider Doug Engelbart Robert Noyce Bill Gates Steve Wozniak Steve Jobs Tim Berners-Lee and Larry Page This is the story of how their minds worked and what made them so inventive It s also a narrative of how their ability to collaborate and master the art of teamwork made them even more creative For an era that seeks to foster innovation creativity and teamwork The Innovators shows how they happen
Here s what you ll find inside A complete walkthrough of all the Gym battles the Elite Four becoming the Champion and beyond More Mega Evolutions and the mysterious Primal Reversion All the new game features including Super-Secret Bases Pok mon Contest Spectaculars and more List of TMs HMs items Berries and Mega Stones including where to find them Helpful tips for getting the most out of communication features and online play A pullout map of the Hoenn region
If you can dream it you can build it in Minecraft This OFFICIAL guide will give you tips and tricks on how to be a creative genius You can make theme parks with incredible water rides or entire pirate coves complete with galleons Is there nothing that can t be achieved in Minecraft Here the experts talk you through amazing constructs which range from awe-inspiring cathedrals to wacky inventions--like the hilarious animal cannon that catapults cows out to sea Find out which are Notch s personal favorites and get step-by-step instructions to fuel your own creative genius Be ORE-some
From the New York Times bestselling author of Where Good Ideas Come From and Everything Bad Is Good for You a new look at the power and legacy of great ideas In this illustrated history Steven Johnson explores the history of innovation over centuries tracing facets of modern life refrigeration clocks and eyeglass lenses to name a few from their creation by hobbyists amateurs and entrepreneurs to their unintended historical consequences Filled with surprising stories of accidental genius and brilliant mistakes from the French publisher who invented the phonograph before Edison but forgot to include playback to the Hollywood movie star who helped invent the technology behind Wi-Fi and Bluetooth How We Got to Now investigates the secret history behind the everyday objects of contemporary life In his trademark style Johnson examines unexpected connections between seemingly unrelated fields how the invention of air-conditioning enabled the largest migration of human beings in the history of the species to cities such as Dubai or Phoenix which would otherwise be virtually uninhabitable how pendulum clocks helped trigger the industrial revolution and how clean water made it possible to manufacture computer chips Accompanied by a major... six-part television series on PBS How We Got to Now is the story of collaborative networks building the modern world written in the provocative informative and engaging style that has earned Johnson fans around the globe more
The OFFICIAL Combat Handbook will teach you everything you need to know to defend yourself from hostile monsters and enemy players In Minecraft you re never alone and the threat of attack is constant How will you survive The Official Combat Handbook will teach you everything you need to know to defend yourself from hostile monsters and enemy players You can learn how to build a fort craft armor and weapons set mob traps defeat your enemies in one-on-one combat and battle your way out of the Nether and the End With tips from Minecraft experts developer Jeb and creator Notch himself you ll be a Minecraft warrior in no time
Gotta read em all Scholastic s publishing program is geared to appeal to Pok mon fans of all ages Handbooks sticker books create trace readers and more It s everything you ever wanted to know about every Pokemon -- all in one place This revised and updated edition of the 2008 bestseller has stats and facts kids need to know about all 646 Pokemon The book includes 64 new pages focusing on the 153 new Pokemon that just debuted in the Pokemon Black White videogames The revised updated Ultimate Handbook is an absolute must-have for Pokemon fans It s sure to be a bestseller with kids of all ages
This book has been FULLY updated to reflect PMI s changes to the PMP exam and should be used to prepare for all PMP exams delivered on or after July 30th of 2013 Can you imagine valuing a book so much that you send the author a Thank You letter Hundreds of thousands of project managers know and understand why PMP Exam Prep is a worldwide best-seller Years of PMP exam preparation experience endless hours of ongoing research interviews with project managers who failed the exam to identify gaps in their knowledge and a razor-sharp focus on making sure project managers don t waste a single minute of their time studying are THE reasons this book is the best-selling PMP exam preparation guide in the world PMP Exam Prep Eighth Edition contains hundreds of updates and improvements from previous editions--including new exercises and sample questions never before in print Offering hundreds of sample questions critical time-saving tips plus games and activities available nowhere else this book will help you pass the PMP exam on your FIRST try
Google Executive Chairman and ex-CEO Eric Schmidt and former SVP of Products Jonathan Rosenberg came to Google over a decade ago as proven technology executives At the time the company was already well-known for doing things differently reflecting the visionary--and frequently contrarian--principles of founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin If Eric and Jonathan were going to succeed they realized they would have to relearn everything they thought they knew about management and business Today Google is a global icon that regularly pushes the boundaries of innovation in a variety of fields HOW GOOGLE WORKS is an entertaining page-turning primer containing lessons that Eric and Jonathan learned as they helped build the company The authors explain how technology has shifted the balance of power from companies to consumers and that the only way to succeed in this ever-changing landscape is to create superior products and attract a new breed of multifaceted employees whom Eric and Jonathan dub smart creatives Covering topics including corporate culture strategy talent decision-making communication innovation and dealing with disruption the authors illustrate management maxims Consensus requires dissension Exile knaves but fight for divas... Think 10X not 10 with numerous insider anecdotes from Google s history many of which are shared here for the first time In an era when everything is speeding up the best way for businesses to succeed is to attract smart-creative people and give them an environment where they can thrive at scale HOW GOOGLE WORKS explains how to do just that more
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