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Category: Nonfiction 6

Category: Nonfiction 6

Category: Nonfiction 6

Securing the Indian Frontier in Central Asia: Confrontation by Martin Ewans

By Martin Ewans

The 3 a long time among 1865 and 1895 marked a very contentious interval within the courting among Britain and Russia in valuable Asia, which greater than as soon as introduced them to the verge of battle. Moderates attempted to settle the matter via the negotiation of ‘neutral zones’, or company obstacles, however the factor was once complex by means of misreading of intentions, a lot inner confusion and dispute, and enormous lack of awareness of the geographical and geopolitical components involved.

This cautious and unique research examines the strategic pondering and diplomatic discourse which underlay the total interval, and specifically of the succession of efforts to set up a frontier, which finally introduced the interval to an in depth with out a significant disagreement being provoked. in line with suitable documents within the professional and the British Library, in addition to inner most papers, press remark, parliamentary debates and different modern bills, Sir Martin Ewans offers a ‘history of proposal' of this significant interval in valuable Asia. He presents an perception into the way within which problems with conflict and peace have been dealt with within the 19th Century and a desirable case examine of an excellent strength dating sooner than the 1st international struggle. a huge contribution to the learn of Asian heritage, Tsarist Russia, imperial heritage and the historical past of British India, this ebook can be of curiosity in India and Pakistan as a research of the occasions that ended in the definition and consolidation in their northern frontiers.

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Category: Nonfiction 6

Extremal Polynomials and Riemann Surfaces by Andrei Bogatyrev, Nikolai Kruzhilin

By Andrei Bogatyrev, Nikolai Kruzhilin

The difficulties of conditional optimization of the uniform (or C-) norm for polynomials and rational features come up in numerous branches of technological know-how and know-how. Their numerical answer is notoriously tricky in case of excessive measure features. The ebook develops the classical Chebyshev's process which supplies analytical illustration for the answer when it comes to Riemann surfaces. The suggestions born within the distant (at the 1st look) branches of arithmetic akin to advanced research, Riemann surfaces and Teichmüller thought, foliations, braids, topology are utilized to approximation difficulties.

The key characteristic of this publication is using appealing principles of latest arithmetic for the answer of utilized difficulties and their potent numerical recognition. this is often one of many few books the place the computational features of the better genus Riemann surfaces are illuminated. potent paintings with the moduli areas of algebraic curves offers vast possibilities for numerical experiments in arithmetic and theoretical physics.​

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Category: Nonfiction 6

Category: Nonfiction 6

Category: Nonfiction 6

Category: Nonfiction 6

Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technologies from Photonic by Igor Minin

By Igor Minin

The e-book offers with sleek advancements in microwave and millimeter wave applied sciences, featuring a big variety of other issues inside this attention-grabbing quarter. From an outline of the evolution of technological procedures for the layout of passive capabilities in milimetre-wave frequency diversity, to diversified purposes and assorted fabrics review, the publication deals an intensive view of the present developments within the box. with a bit of luck the e-book will allure extra curiosity in microwave and millimeter wave applied sciences and simulate new rules in this attention-grabbing topic.

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