Illustrated with a wide range of case studies drawn from all parts of the world, POPULATION GEOGRAPHY clearly depicts the cause-and-effect links between demographic change and the socio-economic transformation of societies. Providing timely information in a clear and accessible style, the text is an ideal classroom text for instructors who are introducing their students to the topic of population geography.
This book introduces the mathematical concepts that underpin computer graphics. It is written in an approachable way, without burdening readers with the skills of ow to do'things. The author discusses those aspects of mathematics that relate to the computer synthesis of images, and so gives users a better understanding of the limitations of computer graphics systems. Users of computer graphics who have no formal training and wish to understand the essential foundations of computer graphics systems will find this book very useful, as will mathematicians who want to understand how their subject is used in computer image synthesis. '
A fantasy for 9-11 year-olds, written by Huw Onllwyn Jones. Because of family debt, Jasper's family accept a free holiday that takes the children to the curious world of the 'purple sphere'. They meet Bluefeather, who sends them on a quest to find Skyclimber and retrieve the alpha ring.
The Welsh Baking Cookbook features a selection of recipes for traditional and new Welsh baked dishes. With recipes for traditional Welsh bakes such as the iconic Bara Brith, Aberffraw Shortbread from Anglesey and a delicious glazed Apple Cake from Pembrokeshire. Complemented with tasteful colour photographs.
The Last Director of Shoreditch is a darkly comic crime story, set in London's East End during the 1950s, and in the rapidly gentrifying present day with its high-tech companies employing hoards of bearded hipsters, and its bars rammed with millennials.
The Welsh Cheese Cookbook features a selection of recipes celebrating Wales' plethora of delicious cheeses. With recipes including Asparagus and Aberwen Puffs, Pantysgawn with Mediterranean Salsa, Caerphilly and Leek Pancake Dome and Glamorgan Sausages. Complemented with tasteful colour photographs.
Applications of Fractals and Chaos presents new developments in this rapidlydeveloping subject area. The presentation is more than merely theoretical, it specifically presents particular applications in a wide range of applications areas. Under the oceans, we consider the ways in which sponges and corals grow; we look, too, at the stability of ships on their surfaces. Land itself is modelled and applications to art, medicineand camouflage are presented. Readers should find general interest in the range of areas considered and should also be able to discover methods of value for their own specific areas of interest from studying the structure of related activities.