The BrickGun Book

Author: Jeff Boen
ISBN: 1593274904
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The BrickGun Book shows you how to build five remarkably sleek LEGO® handgun replicas, like the classic Berreta 92FS and a formidable rubber-band-firing MAC-11. Each chapter includes step-by-step building instructions and a complete parts list using only readily available LEGO pieces. Builder Jeff Boen has designed each model with stunning accuracy and attention to detail, focusing on everything from 1:1 real-life scale to functioning cocking and trigger mechanisms. Each BrickGun is ultra-realistic in look and feel, but mostly harmless—perfect for display or your next backyard battle. NOTE: Adult supervision is required. These models are not suitable for children under the age of 12.

LEGO Heavy Weapons

Author: Jack Streat
Publisher: No Starch Press
ISBN: 9781593274122
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Provides instructions for building replicas of firearms, including a desert eagle, jungle carbine, and an AKS-74U.

Badass LEGO Guns

Author: Martin Hudepohl
Publisher: No Starch Press
ISBN: 9781593272845
Release Date: 2010-12-15
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

LEGO Guns is packed with building instructions for five impressive looking "weapons" built entirely from LEGO TECHNIC parts. In this heavily illustrated 2-color book, you learn how to use LEGO TECHNIC pieces to build working model guns like the Warbeast, a sophisticated, fully-automatic submachine gun; Parabella, a semi-automatic pistol; Thriller, a slide action crossbow pistol with smooth cocking and chambering mechanisms; and the Magic Moth, a simple butterfly "knife" built with TECHNIC pieces. With the help of a bit of sanding, some rubber bands, and Krazy Glue, each gun actually shoots LEGO bricks at high speed, with surprising accuracy. The building instructions for each model are easy to follow and include detailed parts lists. LEGO Guns also includes sections discussing the general concepts of LEGO gun design and offers practical building tips and tricks. The models range from sophisticated to easy, and readers of all ages will find something enjoyable to build and play with.

Research Handbook on Intellectual Property in Media and Entertainment

Author: Megan Richardson
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 9781784710798
Release Date: 2017-01-27

The phenomenal growth of the media and entertainment industries has contributed to a fragmented approach to intellectual property rights. Written by a range of experts in the field, this Handbook deals with contemporary aspects of intellectual property law (IP), and examines how they relate to different facets of media and entertainment.

Forbidden LEGO

Author: Ulrik Pilegaard
ISBN: 1593271379
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Create working models that LEGO would never endorse. Try your hand at a toy gun that shoots LEGO plates, a candy catapult, a high voltage LEGO vehicle, a continuous-fire ping-pong ball launcher, and other useless but incredibly fun inventions.--From publisher description.

Elite Weapons for LEGO Fanatics

Author: Martin Hüdepohl
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781632208859
Release Date: 2015-09-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The last LEGO brick weapon construction book and design guide you’ll ever need, Elite Weapons for LEGO Fanatics features building instructions for thirteen fully functional LEGO masterpieces, including the monstrous, 27-inch-long Dinosaur Superior, a fully automatic combat rifle that can puncture aluminum cans, and a highly detailed HK G3 brick replica. Also featuring a helmet, a baton, handcuffs, sunglasses, and a grappling hook gun, which allows you to retrieve distant objects without ever leaving your seat, Elite Weapons for LEGO Fanatics includes a chapter on how to find the LEGO pieces you need and a comic book story featuring a hero using the weapons in action. LEGO fans of all ages and skill levels will find a treasure trove of models, including: • Hammerhead Jr., a single-shot crossbow and it’s big brother, the heavy-duty Hammerhead Sr. • Panzer Pod combat helmet • KlopSTOCK baton • Melody, a rubber-firing machine pistol • Nice-1, a pocket-sized pistol that packs a punch • Chinahook harpoon gun • Sunglasses, in two different models • A functioning Heckler & Koch G3 replica in LEGO bricks

LEGO Space

Author: Peter Reid
Publisher: No Starch Press
ISBN: 9781593275211
Release Date: 2013

"A beautiful, four-color book that showcases an epic LEGO universe. Full of advanced models guaranteed to inspire, as well as simpler models with building instructions"--

The Great Bazaar Brayan s Gold

Author: Peter V. Brett
Publisher: Tachyon Publications
ISBN: 9781616961978
Release Date: 2015-07-07
Genre: Fiction

Previously published by Sibterranean Press as The great bazaar and other stories, A2010, and Bryan's gold A2011.

Heidegger Authenticity and the Self

Author: Denis McManus
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317676676
Release Date: 2014-09-25
Genre: Philosophy

Though Heidegger’s Being and Time is often cited as one of the most important philosophical works of the last hundred years, its Division Two has received relatively little attention. This outstanding collection corrects that, examining some of the central themes of Division Two and their wide-ranging and challenging implications. An international team of leading philosophers explore the crucial notions that articulate Heidegger’s concept of authenticity, including death, anxiety, conscience, guilt, resolution and temporality. In doing so, they clarify the bearing of Division Two’s reflections on our understanding of intentionality, normativity, responsibility, autonomy and selfhood. These discussions raise important questions about how we may need to rethink the morals of Division One of Being and Time, the broader project to which that book was devoted, the shaping influence of figures such as Aristotle and Kierkegaard, as well as Heidegger’s relationship with his contemporaries and successors. Essential reading for students and scholars of Heidegger’s thought, and anyone interested in key debates in phenomenology, ethics, metaphilosophy and philosophy of mind. Contributors: William Blattner, Clare Carlisle, Taylor Carman, Steven Galt Crowell, Daniel O. Dahlstrom, Sophia Dandelet, Hubert Dreyfus, Charles Guignon, Jeffrey Haynes, Stephan Käufer, Denis McManus, Stephen Mulhall, George Pattison, Peter Poellner, Katherine Withy, Mark A. Wrathall.

Beautiful LEGO

Author: Mike Doyle
Publisher: No Starch Press
ISBN: 9781593275082
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Art

A compendium of LEGO artwork that showcases an array of pieces ranging from lifelike replicas of everyday objects and famous monuments to imaginative renderings of spaceships, mansions, and mythical creatures.

The LEGO Book

Author: Daniel Lipkowitz
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 0756656230
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Art

Offers an illustrated history of the Lego Group and its minifigure, along with a montage of the building sets, theme and park sets, and minifigures created throughout the century.

A Conjuring of Light

Author: V. E. Schwab
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780765387486
Release Date: 2017-02-21
Genre: Fiction

Witness the fate of beloved heroes and notorious foes in the heart-stopping conclusion to V.E. Schwab’s New York Times bestselling Shades of Magic trilogy. As darkness sweeps the Maresh Empire, the once precarious balance of power among the four Londons has reached its breaking point. In the wake of tragedy, Kell—once assumed to be the last surviving Antari—begins to waver under the pressure of competing loyalties. Lila Bard, once a commonplace—but never common—thief, has survived and flourished through a series of magical trials. But now she must learn to control the magic, before it bleeds her dry. An ancient enemy returns to claim a city while a fallen hero tries to save a kingdom in decay. Meanwhile, the disgraced Captain Alucard Emery of the Night Spire collects his crew, attempting a race against time to acquire the impossible. Shades of Magic series 1. A Darker Shade of Magic 2. A Gathering of Shadows 3. A Conjuring of Light At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Unofficial LEGO Builder s Guide

Author: Allan Bedford
Publisher: No Starch Press
ISBN: 9781593270544
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Presents a guide to constructing toys, miniature buildings, and art projects with LEGOs, covering topics such as scale, bonding patterns, model designs, grids, mosaics, games, tools, and techniques.