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Non-Cooperative Equilibria of Fermi Systems with Long Range Interactions

The authors define a Banach space $\mathcal{M}_{1}$ of models for fermions or quantum spins in the lattice with long range interactions and make explicit the structure of (generalised) equilibrium states for any $\mathfrak{m}\in \mathcal{M}_{1}$. In particular, the authors give a first answer to an old open problem in mathematical physics--first addressed by Ginibre in 1968 within a different context - about the validity of the so-ca...

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Creating Android Applications: Develop and Design

Capturing more than half of the global smartphone market, Google’s Android mobile platform offers a vibrant and growing marketplace for developers. In this book, Android programming expert Chris Haseman shows you how to use the powerful set of Android tools to begin writing the next generation of Android applications. Chris provides a complete introduction to developing for Google’s mobile OS, offering tons of insights and hard-earne...

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The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys

From America's preeminent military historian, Stephen E. Ambrose, comes a brilliant telling of the war in Europe, from D-Day, June 6, 1944, to the end, eleven months later, on May 7, 1945. This authoritative narrative account is drawn by the author himself from his five acclaimed books about that conflict, most particularly from the definitive and comprehensive D-Day and Citizen Soldiers, about which the great Civil War historian Jam...

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Nudi e Crudeli: I Mondo Movies Italiani

Contemporaneamente, in quegli stessi anni, dilagava anche il filone dei "mondo sexy" che offriva, attraverso una carrellata di spogliarelli e di esibizioni in locali notturni, la rappresentazione dell'immaginario erotico nel periodo. Si tratta di generi in cui si sono cimentati registi provenienti dai più diversi paesi e dove gli autori italiani si sono distinti per l'abilità davvero speciale. Questo libro si occupa di loro e delle l...

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Berlioz on Music

The quintessential Romantic artist of his century, Hector Berlioz impressed Paganini and Liszt as "Beethoven's only heir" and dazzled the young Wagner as a composer, orchestra conductor, and critic. To Paris and all Europe, Berlioz was known as much for his writings as for his music, yet there has been no English-language anthology of his criticism available until now. Berlioz on Music plunges us into the Parisian music world during ...

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The Fiction of J. M. G. Le Clézio: A Postcolonial Reading

Since the Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to J. M. G. Le Clézio in 2008, there has been a wave of new interest in his œuvre. This book traces the evolution of the writer’s postcolonial thought from his early works to his groundbreaking autobiographical novel Révolutions, arguably his most subversive text to date. The author shows how Le Clézio’s critique of colonialism is rooted in an early denunciation of capitalism and philos...

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Lidless (Yale Drama Series)

It's been fifteen years since Guantanamo, fifteen years since Bashir last saw his U.S. Army interrogator, Alice. Bashir is now dying of a disease of the liver, an organ that he believes is the home of the soul. He tracks down Alice in Texas and demands that she donate half her liver as restitution for the damage wrought during her interrogations. But Alice doesn't remember Bashir; a PTSD pill trial she participated in while in the ar...

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Learn Tapestry Crochet

Tapestry crochet is a technique that allows crocheters to add colorwork to their projects. This wonderful book includes basic steps on how to carry and wrap yarn, change colors, step-by-step photos, written instructions and charts. A great learn-to book! Also included are 7 projects perfect for a beginner.

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Big Book of Whittle Fun

The whittler extraordinaire, Chris Lubkemann is back, with 31 fun and rewarding new whittle projects in his latest guidebook, Big Book of Whittle Fun! 31 quick & easy whittling projects from practical items like a napkin holder to fun games like mini-bowling Detailed, photo-illustrated instructions make it easy to follow along Beginner-friendly advice on getting started, including finding good wood for whittling and an introducti...

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A Matter of Density

The origins and significance of electron density in the chemical, biological, and materials sciences. Electron density is one of the fundamental concepts underlying modern chemistry and one of the key determinants of molecular structure and stability. It is also the basic variable of density functional theory, which has made possible, in recent years, the application of the mathematical theory of quantum physics to chemical and biolo...