Library book stock reviews

IET Library book stock reviews for November/December 2014. All books reviewed are available for loan for library users to borrow.

Library book review November/ December 2014.

Each month a small sample of new/donated/historical books from our library stock are picked out and reviewed by IET Library staff.

This month we are focusing on two electronic books. If you are not a member and want to access this title, you can either join the IET or become a library only member.

Fracking—The Operations and Environmental Consequences of Hydraulic Fracturing

Book cover of Fracking

Title: Fracking—The Operations and Environmental Consequences of Hydraulic Fracturing
Author: Michael D. Holloway & Oliver Rudd
Pages: 392
Year: 2013
Publisher: Scrivener Publishing
ISBN: 978-1-118-49632-9

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Presenting both sides of a very controversial subject—induced hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," this book explores the history, techniques, and materials used in its practice, while examining the environmental and economic impact.

  

The Project Management Tool Kit: 100 Tips and Techniques for Getting the Job Done Right, Third Edition

Book cover The Project Management Tool Kit

Title: The Project Management Tool Kit: 100 Tips and Techniques for Getting the Job Done Right, Third Edition
Author: Tom Kendrick
Pages: 313
Year: 2014
3rd edition
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780814433454

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Complete with checklists, charts, examples, and tools for easy implementation, this handy guide is filled with step-by-step guidance that will enable managers to get complex projects completed on time and on budget.
 

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