Embark on an exceptional dining adventure with chef Mina Abdi’s Shiraz & Syrah, a delicious convergence of Persian and French cuisines .
Mina Abdi trained as a chef in French culinary schools, slowly learning to perfect savory recipes and pastries. Her love of both Persian and French cuisines prompted her to combine them in one cookbook for foodies to enjoy. Whether it’s an exotic Persian dish or an elegant French meal, Mina believes in making every recipe approachable and delicious.
NASA's second Chief Flight Director, directed missions of the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo programs, including the first lunar landing mission, Apollo 11. He directed the successful efforts by the Mission Control team to save the crew of Apollo 13, and was later portrayed in the major motion picture of the same name by actor Ed Harris.
He coined the phrase "tough and competent", which became known as the "Kranz Dictum". Kranz has been the subject of movies, documentary films, and books and periodical articles. Kranz is a recipient of a Presidential Medal of Freedom. In a 2010 Space Foundation survey, Kranz was ranked as the #2 most popular space hero.
This book gives a unique and entertaining perspective on game development, an "in the trenches" view of how teams succeed or fail from the point of view of the hard-working developers doing everything they can to help their teams succeed.
Author Paul Tozour has worked in a wide range of design, production, programming, and technical design roles across the industry since 1994, including Nintendo, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.
For readers who enjoy mystery novels sprinkled with political and social commentary.
Although set in the 1950s, this story resonates strongly with contemporary readers. The issues in the story, like illegal government operations, are alive and well today.
In late 1980s rural Kansas, Mara finds herself taking on more than she can chew. Mara’s mother is a woman arguably ahead of her own time when it comes to the investigative day job she holds, and her own progressive take and unwanted oversharing of her thoughts on the day’s larger social justice issues.
This book is intended for mature audiences over the age of twenty-five. Parents are not advised to purchase this book for young teenage readers.
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