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Product Description: The Vermont Gardener's Companion tells how to get the most out of Vermont's short gardening season and details how readers can use organic methods to improve soil, deal with diseases and pests, and get better results with their plants in a state where “winter temperatures plunge far below zero and rocks left by the glaciers pop out of the ground each spring like bread from hyperactive toasters...read more

Paperback:

9781493022113 | 2 edition (Globe Pequot Pr, March 1, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The Vermont Gardener's Companion tells how to get the most out of Vermont's short gardening season and details how readers can use organic methods to improve soil, deal with diseases and pests, and get better results with their plants in a state where “winter temperatures plunge far below zero and rocks left by the glaciers pop out of the ground each spring like bread from hyperactive toasters.

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Much water has flowed over the dam since this book went to press in Moscow. One might expect that PIONEER would have made substantial advances-unfortunately it has not. There are reasons: the difficulty of the problem, the disenchantment of the mathematicians (because of the delays and drawing out of the work), and principally the insufficiency and some­ times complete lack of machine time. The general method used by PIONEER to solve complex multidimen­ sional search problems had already been formulated at that time. It was supposed that the successful completion of the chess program PIONEER-l would provide a sufficient validation for the method. We did not succeed in completing it. But, unexpectedly, PIONEER's method obtained a different kind of validation. Since our group of mathematicians works at the Institute for Electroen­ ergy, we were invited to solve some energy-related problems and were assigned the task of constructing a program that would plan the recondi­ tioning of the equipment in power stations-initially for one month. Until then, the technicians had been preparing such plans without the aid of computers. Although the chess program was not complete even after ten years, the program PIONEER-2 for computing the monthly repair schedule for the Interconnected Power System of Russian Central was completed in a few months. In mid-October of 1980 a medium-speed computer constructed the plan in 40 seconds. When, at the end of the month, the mathematician A.

Hardcover:

9780387908694, titled "Computers in Chess: Solving Inexact Search Problems" | Springer Verlag, February 1, 1984, cover price $99.00 | also contains Computers in Chess: Solving Inexact Search Problems | About this edition: Much water has flowed over the dam since this book went to press in Moscow.

Paperback:

9781493010714, titled "New Hampshire Gardener's Companion: An Insider's Guide to Gardening in the Granite State" | 2 edition (Globe Pequot Pr, April 1, 2015), cover price $16.95
9780762742998 | 1 edition (Globe Pequot Pr, January 1, 2007), cover price $14.95

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Product Description: Organic Gardening (not just) in the Northeast is organized around the calendar year, starting in March and continuing through the year with timely advice. Henry Homeyer's book is packed with useful information you won't easily find elsewhere: how to sharpen your pruners, use a screwdriver to test for compaction in the lawn, and build a welcoming cedar arbor as an entrance to the garden...read more

Paperback:

9781593730901 | Bunker Hill Pub Inc, April 16, 2011, cover price $17.50 | About this edition: Organic Gardening (not just) in the Northeast is organized around the calendar year, starting in March and continuing through the year with timely advice.

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Explaining how home gardeners can get the most out of Vermont's short growing season, a practical horticultural handbook addresses the unique challenges of gardening in Vermont, with tips on using organic methods to improve soil, protecting plants from harsh winter temperatures, and how to select the right plants to suit regional requirements. Original.

Paperback:

9780762743346 | 1 edition (Globe Pequot Pr, November 1, 2007), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Explaining how home gardeners can get the most out of Vermont's short growing season, a practical horticultural handbook addresses the unique challenges of gardening in Vermont, with tips on using organic methods to improve soil, protecting plants from harsh winter temperatures, and how to select the right plants to suit regional requirements.

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Product Description: Author Henry Homeyer gives a plainspoken, straightforward account of the philosophy and practices of organic gardening throughout the year. His writing is accompanied by the block prints of Josh Yunger. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9781584653455 | Univ Pr of New England, July 1, 2003, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Author Henry Homeyer gives a plainspoken, straightforward account of the philosophy and practices of organic gardening throughout the year.

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Product Description: A hands-on gardener, Henry Homeyer gives practical advice on how to garden -- whether building a hot box, transplanting peonies, defeating the deer, planting ginseng, growing ladyslipper orchids and shiitake mushrooms, or keeping the birds out of the berry bushes...read more
By Henry Homeyer and Josh Yunger (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781584651093 | Univ Pr of New England, June 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A hands-on gardener, Henry Homeyer gives practical advice on how to garden -- whether building a hot box, transplanting peonies, defeating the deer, planting ginseng, growing ladyslipper orchids and shiitake mushrooms, or keeping the birds out of the berry bushes.

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