|Subject:|| Osborne's Latest & Greatest January 2004||Date:|| Tue, 6 Jan 2004 10:47:16 -0600
||From:||"Faltermeier, Bettina" <Bettina_Faltermeier@mcgraw-hill.com>
NEW TITLES FOR JANUARY 2004
Below you will find a list of select new titles to be released this
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High Score! The Illustrated History of Electronic Games, Second Edition
by Rusel DeMaria & Johnny Wilson
ISBN: 0-07-223172-6; 400 pages; $24.99
This lavishly illustrated full-color retrospective includes hundreds of
images of arcades, consoles, and PC games that span decades of game
history, as well as photos of visionaries and creators of the games.
Updated content includes the history of games in the U.K. and Japan.
3ds max 6 Animation: CG Filmmaking from Concept to Completion by
ISBN: 0-07-222893-8; 448 pages; $44.99
This one-of-a-kind guide illustrates each step of production of a short
film in detail. Includes examples and situations to cover most aspects
of CG animation, touching specifically on important areas such as
contemporary character modeling, convincing body animation and dialog driven
emotional facial animation. It also covers the creative areas of
character design drawing, storyboards, and art direction.
How to Do Everything with Adobe Encore DVD by Doug Sahlin
ISBN: 0-07-223190-4; 376 pages; $24.99
Written in an easy-to-follow format, this resource teaches even
inexperienced users how to create and burn professional, high-quality DVDs in
no time. Intended for videographers, video productions companies, and
digital video enthusiasts of all levels, this guide provides info on
all the basics, as well as sophisticated DVD features such as subtitles,
alternate audio tracks, and motion menus.
How to Do Everything with Adobe InDesign CS by David Bergsland
ISBN: 0-07-223153-X; 456 pages; $24.99
This book provides information about InDesign for graphics users of all
levels. Offers short, real-world projects and details for those
converting their layouts from Quark or PageMaker2, and includes a color
insert with examples of layout choices, InDesign's Swatches palette, and
How to Do Everything with Windows XP Digital Media by Curt Simmons
ISBN: 0-07-225342-8; 352 pages; $29.99
Show how to use the great digital tools already built in to Windows XP:
to burn CDs, make movies, edit and organize photographs, and much more.
Includes projects and ideas for using Windows Media Player 9, Windows
Movie Maker 2, and digital photos.
How to Do Everything with Microsoft Digital Image Pro 9 by David
ISBN: 0-07-223195-5; 400 pages; $24.99
This guide is packed with tidbits on software and digital photography
techniques and offers updates on new features and new technologies.
Includes tips and techniques for transforming digital pictures, printing,
improving detailed areas, shape configuring, and going beyond the
basics with text, edges and filters.
Red Hat: The Complete Reference Enterprise Linux & Fedora DVD Edition
by Richard Petersen & Ibrahim Haddad
ISBN: 0-07-223075-4; 832 pages; $49.99
Provides full details on everything from installation and configuration
to system administration, server management, and security of Enterprise
Linux. The DVD contains 1,500+ applications and corresponding source
code for the entire Red Hat Fedora Core distribution.
Intrusion Detection & Prevention by Carl Endorf, Eugene Schultz, & Jim
ISBN: 0-07-222954-3; 500 pages; $39.99
The authors show how to implement top intrusion detection products into
real-world networked environments. They show, step by step, how to
mount a comprehensive defense to cyber crime, perform real-life security
monitoring, and implement a proactive incident response plan.
MCSE Windows Server 2003 All-in-One Exam Guide by Brian Culp, et al.
ISBN: 0-07-222406-1; 1032 pages; $79.99
Written by Microsoft-certified professionals with more than two decades
of combined instructional and consultant experience in the IT field,
this resource provides helpful exam tips, end-of-chapter practice
questions, and plenty of hands-on examples and exercises that reinforce core
MCSE Planning a Windows Server 2003 Network Study Guide by Diana
ISBN: 0-07-222325-1; 608 pages; $49.99
This book provides 100% complete coverage of all objectives for exam
70-293, hundreds of practice exam questions, and hands-on exercises. The
CD-ROM features full practice exam software with interactive tutorials
and lab simulations, plus an adaptive test engine.
MCSE Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Infrastructure Study Guide by
ISBN: 0-07-222319-7; 592 pages; $49.99
Written by a senior systems engineer responsible for production and
corporate Active Directory design, this book provides 100% complete
coverage of all objectives for exam 70-294.
Mike Meyers A+ Certification Passport, 2nd Edition by Mike Meyers &
ISBN: 0-07-222914-4; 688 pages; $29.99
This is an affordable and portable study tool for the A+ certification
exam with practice exam software on the enclosed CD.
C++: A Beginner's Guide, 2nd Edition by Herb Schildt
ISBN: 0-07-223215-3; 496 pages; $24.99
This step-by-step book is ideal for first-time programmers or those new
to C++. The modular approach of this series, including sample projects
and progress checks, makes it easy to learn to use C++ at one's own
ISBN: 0-07-222790-7; 624 pages; $24.99
Web designers to create windows, display moving text, and generate sound
or other multimedia elements with ease.
JavaServer Faces Programming by Budi Kurniawan
ISBN: 0-07-222983-7; 512 pages; $39.99
Explains exciting new JavaServer Faces framework components and then
shows how to put them to work with real-world examples and usable codes.
Developers of varying skill levels learn to quickly and easily build
Web applications by assembling reusable UI components in a page,
connecting these components to an application data source, and wiring
client-generated events to server-side event handlers.
Microsoft Office Access 2003: A Beginner's Guide by Robert Sheldon
ISBN: 0-07-223142-4; 448 pages; $24.99
This easy-to-follow resource shows how to collect and process data,
customize data entry, share it through secure pathways, and create
processing rules. Designed for easy comprehension, this helpful guide gives
step-by-step explanations supported by relevant examples and exercises.