By Wayne M. Saslow
A really entire advent to electrical energy, magnetism and optics starting from the attention-grabbing and precious background of the technology, to connections with present real-world phenomena in technology, engineering and biology, to logic suggestion and perception at the intuitive knowing of electric and magnetic phenomena. it is a enjoyable booklet to learn, heavy on relevance, with functional examples, corresponding to sections on automobiles and turbines, in addition to `take-home experiments' to carry domestic the most important options. a little extra complicated than commonplace freshman texts for calculus-based engineering physics classes with the maths labored out essentially and concisely. precious diagrams accompany the dialogue. The emphasis is on intuitive physics, graphical visualization, and mathematical implementation. recommendations can be found through site to certified clients. *Electricity, Magnetism, and light-weight is a fascinating introductory therapy of electromagnetism and optics for moment semester physics and engineering majors. *Focuses on conceptual realizing, with an emphasis on relevance and old improvement. *Mathematics is restricted and avoids pointless technical improvement. *Emphasis on actual ideas, examining the electromagnetic points of many daily phenomena, and guiding readers conscientiously via mathematical derivations. *Provides a wealth of fascinating details, from the historical past of the technology of electrical energy and magnetism, to connections with genuine international phenomena in technology, engineering, and biology, to good judgment recommendation and perception at the intuitive realizing of electric and magnetic phenomena
By Edward Winterhalder & Arthur Veno
The global of bikers' golf equipment has lengthy been shrouded in secrecy, however the function of girls in those male bastions is much more mysterious. well known photographs of scantily clad ladies who're little greater than slaves do not do justice to the wealthy background and tradition of the numerous girls who've selected to experience with their biker males. Even much less press is given to the ladies who trip of their personal correct in golf equipment that commemorate the camaraderie of alternative girls and the liberty and pleasure of driving strong motorbikes.
Ever because Motor Maids, the 1st woman bike membership, shaped within the Thirties with their old fashioned white gloves and a flourish of colour on their jackets, ladies bikers were turning heads. And but this present day within the male international of the golf equipment ladies are obvious as mere 'accessories' for male membership participants and the foundations and protocols they have to detect are magnificent, although a few wield way more energy over their males than it is going to appear.
Biker Chicks brings jointly the private tales of the ladies - the 'ole ladies', the 'strippers', the 'hang-arounds', the 'biker sluts', the 'mamas' and the 'sweet butts', in addition to the reviews of the all lady biker teams - and places them into the context of an extended unique heritage, detailing the forces and motivations that draw specific ladies to the motorbike scene.
Biker Chicks is a special and well timed investigate a global that mystifies - occasionally terrifies - the outsider.