The World is a Ball
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The World is a Ball


  • Author : John Doyle
  • Publisher : Doubleday Canada
  • Release Date : 2010-05-11
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307374455


The World is a Ball Book Description :

Globe and Mail columnist John Doyle explores the international phenomenon of soccer In A Great Feast of Light, John Doyle viewed his childhood in Ireland through the television screen. Now, he turns his eye to the most popular sport on the planet: soccer. It's a journey that begins with the first game John saw, in 1960s-era Ireland, through soccer in the 21st century - the World Cups in 02 and 06, the European Championships in 04 and 08. And Doyle has traveled the globe during the build-up to next year's World Cup 2010. In between the drunken fans, crazed taxi drivers, leprechauns and lederhosen, Doyle muses on the evolution of soccer as a global phenomenon. He shows a sport where for 90 minutes on the pitch anything seems possible. A game where colo...

Ideas changing the World  Logical gaming devices combined with a ball pen

Ideas changing the World Logical gaming devices combined with a ball pen


  • Author : Valeriy Zhiglov
  • Publisher : Litres
  • Release Date : 2018-01-30
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9785040113309


Ideas changing the World Logical gaming devices combined with a ball pen Book Description :

Games become more popular than cinema, it is a trend worldwide. The annual turnover in gaming industry already exceeded 15 billion dollars, and it still grows every year. The author proposed several types of logical gaming devices, including the type combinable with a ball-pen. As preliminarily estimated, such gaming devices might be used with 10—25% of ball-pens produced worldwide, and they might be demanded for both on national and international markets....

World Ball Notebook
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

World Ball Notebook


  • Author : Sesshu Foster
  • Publisher : City Lights Books
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015078778274


World Ball Notebook Book Description :

Presents a mixture of poems and extracts from travel notebooks, postcard jottings, and letters....

Old time Base Ball and the First Modern World Series

Old time Base Ball and the First Modern World Series


  • Author : Peter A. Campbell
  • Publisher : Millbrook Press
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0761324666


Old time Base Ball and the First Modern World Series Book Description :

Chronicles baseball history from the first regulated game in 1846 to the first World Series in 1903, including the development of the Major Leagues, and profiles noteworthy players, owners, and parks....

Foot Ball

Foot Ball


  • Author : R. Picken
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2007-09-06
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781469118727


Foot Ball Book Description :

The main theme is that people in North America have been led to believe that a version of rugby is football.Some people may try to dismiss this as unimportant but it relates directly to honesty.The international sporting achievements of American athletes are given their well deserved recognition. The question of religion is briefly considered at one point.Good people exist in all religions but differences can create barriers.Thats just pitiful....

Pilates on the Ball
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Pilates on the Ball


  • Author : Colleen Craig
  • Publisher : Inner Traditions / Bear & Co
  • Release Date : 2001-09
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0892819812


Pilates on the Ball Book Description :

A synthesis of two acclaimed fitness techniques, the body-conditioning Pilates Method and the Swiss exercise ball, presents a low-impact exercise program without the requirement of expensive equipment, and that can be adapted to all levels of athletic ability, as well as to those healing from injury or chronic back pain. Original....

Pro DLR in  NET 4

Pro DLR in NET 4


  • Author : Chaur Wu
  • Publisher : Apress
  • Release Date : 2011-07-29
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781430230670


Pro DLR in NET 4 Book Description :

Microsoft’s Dynamic Language Runtime (DLR) is a platform for running dynamic languages such as Ruby and Python on an equal footing with compiled languages such as C#. Furthermore, the runtime is the foundation for many useful software design and architecture techniques you can apply as you develop your .NET applications. Pro DLR in .NET 4 introduces you to the DLR, showing how you can use it to write software that combines dynamic and static languages, letting you choose the right tool for the job. You will learn the core DLR components such as LINQ expressions, call sites, binders, and dynamic objects—and how they work together to achieve language interoperability. You’ll see how to mix and match objects and functions from compiled and dynamic...