Author: George W. Symonds
Publisher: Harper Collins
A new method for the practical identification and recognition of trees -- and an important supplement to existing botanical methods. The book is in two parts: Pictorial Keys and Master Pages. The Keys are designed for easy visual comparison of details which look alike, narrowing the identification of a tree to one of a small group -- the family or genus. Then, in the Master Pages, the species of the tree is determined, with similar details placed together to highlight differences within the family group, thus eliminating all other possibilities. The details of the Oak trees on this plate are an example of the system. All of the more than 1500 photographs were made specifically for use in this book and were taken either in the field or of carefully collected specimens. Where possible, details such as leaves, fruit, etc., appear in actual size, or in the same scale.
How to Identify and Attract the Top 25 Birds
Author: Bill Fenimore
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
BACKYARD BIRDS IS AN EXCITING SERIES of books that explores the top twenty-five backyard birds most commonly found in each state. It includes a profiled size scale that allows the reader to quickly identify the correct bird, and each bird entry is accompanied by a stunning color photograph and specific description, including identification marks, behavior, habitat, and nesting style-even the song the bird makes! As an added feature, author Bill Fenimore also provides expert tips for building the ultimate backyard bird sanctuary, from creating birdbaths and planting proper foliage to offering a bird's favorite foods.
Knowing Who You Are in Christ & Moving Forward in Your Purpose
Author: Courtnaye Richard
Publisher: WestBow Press
You have been created for such a time as this! Dont doubt it. Dont waver. Just believe it! There is no one on this earth that can do what God has called you to do. He has a plan for your life, and he is getting you ready to fulfill it. I believe that we are living in a time like in the book of Acts. Its time to spread the Gospel like never before! But first, we have to know who we are in Christ and understand the power that lies within us. Jesus told his disciples in Acts 1:8, But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywherein Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth. Our world needs a Savior, and God is raising up his Kingdom daughters to help get the job done! This book will help you: See the urgency and importance of knowing who you are, and walking in your purpose in these last days, identify and give you practical tips on how to utilize your God-given gifts and talents effectively, get the momentum and motivation you need to operate in your purpose successfully, recognize and handle spiritual attacks quickly as you move toward doing what God has called you to do, conquer doubt, insecurity, and fear, be equipped to carry out Gods plan for your life, And so much more! Jesus is coming back soon! And its time for you to rise up and make your thumbprint in the world for Jesus Christ as an identified warrior in the Lord! Its time for Kingdom business!
Basic Principles of Identity Design in the Iconic Trademarks of Chermayeff & Geismar
Author: Tom Geismar,Sagi Haviv,Ivan Chermayeff
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
The NBC peacock. Chase Bank's blue octagon. Mobil Oil's arresting red O. PBS's poetic silhouettes of "Everyman." Chermayeff & Geismar's visual identities are instantly recognizable by countless millions around the world (one identity--the official logo for the U.S. Bicentennial--even sits on Mars) and set the standard for what a successful trademark is. In Identify, celebrated designers Tom Geismar and Ivan Chermayeff, and partner, rising star Sagi Haviv (called a "logo prodigy" by The New Yorker) open up their studio for the first time in the firm's 55-year history and reveal the creative process that lead to the firm's iconic visual identities, from the oldest (Chase Bank and Mobil Oil in the 1960s) to the more recent (Armani Exchange and the Library of Congress in the 2000s). The team demonstrates how their approach to design has remained unaltered by cultural and technological change and is in fact more successful than ever in today's online and digital applications, due to the powerful simplicity that is the hallmark of the firm's work. A showcase of some of the world's most famous and enduring trademarks, an account of how they came to be, and an unprecented insider's peek into a legendary branding and graphic design firm. Identify: Basic Principles of Identity Design in the Iconic Trademarks of Chermayeff & Geismar unveils the thinking and the process behind identity design that works.
Author: Jane Walton
Category: Business ethics
This guide provides directors with a concise, straightforward aid to director's thinking: practical assistance for a practical job. This publication is intended to help directors identify the boundaries between legal conflicts and ethical ones, to know what questions to ask, and to recognise problems in the making.
How to Identify, Select, and Prepare Virtually Every Meat, Poultry, and Game Cut
Author: Aliza Green,John Kelsey
Publisher: Quirk Books
Category: House & Home
Describes the history and function of a variety of tools and includes information on the proper use of each tool.
The 50 Most Common Birding Identification Challenges
Author: Bill Thompson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Provides information on how to identify a variety of North American birds.
Author: Yvonne D. Jones
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Discusses the Dept. of Homeland Security's (DHS) efforts to identify and address barriers to equal employment opportunity (EEO) in its workforce. Since its inception in March 2003, DHS has faced a number of challenges, one of which is effectively and strategically managing its large workforce (about 216,000 employees) to respond to current and emerging 21st century issues. This testimony discusses: (1) the extent to which DHS has taken steps to identify barriers to EEO in the workplace; (2) efforts DHS has taken to address identified barriers and what progress has been reported; and (3) how DHS oversees and supports its components in identifying and addressing barriers. Illustrations.
A Departmentwide Framework to Identify and Report Gaps in the Defense Supplier Base Is Needed
Author: Ann Calvaresi-Barr
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
The DoD relies on thousands of suppliers to provide weapons, equipment, and raw materials to meet U.S. national security objectives. Yet, increased globalization in the defense industry and consolidation of the defense supplier base into a few prime contractors has reduced competition and single-source suppliers have become more common for components and subsystems. This report: (1) assessed DoD's efforts to monitor the health of its defense supplier base; and (2) determined how DoD identifies and addresses gaps that might exist in its supplier base. To conduct its work, the auditor surveyed 20 major DoD weapon acquisition program officials on potential supplier-base gaps. Charts and tables.
24 Revealing Tests to Identify and Overcome Your Personal Barriers to a Better Life
Author: Louis Janda
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
FIND OUT HOW TO GET WHAT YOU WANT OUT OF LIFE . . . Do you long for happiness? Do you worry too much? Are you content in your romantic relationships? Do you wish you felt better about yourself? Now you can discover exactly what's stopping you from living the life you long to lead-and what you can do about it. Based on the latest research, this inspiring guide by renowned author and psychologist Dr. Louis Janda presents twenty-four psychological tests that will help you identify the barriers standing between you and a more fulfilling personal and professional life-and figure out how you can overcome them. Developed by behavioral researchers for professional use, these tests are divided into three sections-personal barriers, interpersonal barriers, and one's capacity for change-and cover every aspect of personality, from self-esteem, impulsiveness, and self-efficacy, to intimacy, anger, and romantic relationships. Best of all, at the end of each test, Dr. Janda provides expert advice that will help you use your results to make changes for yourself or help you decide whether you should seek professional help. Refreshingly candid and insightful, The Psychologist's Book of Personality Tests will not only help you achieve greater personal and professional success-it will show you how to get what you want out of life.