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February
The Norse Myths - Kevin Crossley-HollandHere are thirty-two classic myths that bring the Viking world vividly to life. The mythic legacy of the Scandinavians includes a cycle of stories filled with magnificent images from pre-Christian Europe. Gods, humans, and monstrous beasts engage in prodigious drinking bouts, contests of strength, greedy schemes for gold, and lusty encounters. The Norse pantheon includes Odin, the wisest and most fearsome of the gods; Thor, the thundering powerhouse; and the exquisite, magic-wielding Freyja. Their loves, wars, and adventures take us through worlds both mortal and divine, culminating in a blazing
08
February
Games People Play - Eric BerneWe think we're relating to other people. Actually we're all playing games. Forty years ago, Games People Play revolutionized our understanding of what really goes on during basic social interactions. More than five million copies later, Dr. Eric Berne's classic is as astonishing & revealing as it was on the day it was first published. We play games all the time: sexual games, marital games, power games with our bosses, & competitive games with friends. Detailing status contests like "Martini"; (I know a better way), to lethal couples combat like "If It Weren't For You"; & "Uproar,";
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February
Cryptology Unlocked - Reinhard WobstCryptology includes data encryption (cryptography), cryptographic protocols and code breaking to provide the fundamentals of data security.This new book introduces cryptography in a unique and non-mathematical style. Cryptology Unlocked explains encryption, crypto analysis (classic and modern algorithms), cryptographic protocols, digital standards and much more. This innovative book will reveal some of the dangers of code breaking, and highlights ways to master code-breaking and attack algorithms. Topics range from the simplest enciphering methods to precise investigations of modern algorithms.
08
February
Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences - Susan Nolan, Thomas HeinzenEssentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences by Susan Nolan and Thomas Heinzen is a concise, readable text that covers key statistical concepts. Exploring its wide variety of creative, step-by-step examples, students using Essentials will learn how to choose the appropriate statistical test, understand its conceptual significance, and calculate each statistic. With inviting examples using real-world data, the text teaches students to apply concepts and formulas to statistical questions that they will encounter in their academic lives and outside the classroom.   The clear, accessible
06
February
The Complete Poems and Plays, 1909-1950 - T.S. EliotThis omnibus collection includes all of the author’s early poetry as well as the Four Quartets, Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, and the plays Murder in the Cathedral, The Family Reunion, and The Cocktail Party.
06
February
Practical Common LISP - Peter SeibelLisp is often thought of as an academic language, but it need not be. This is the first book that introduces Lisp as a language for the real world. "Practical Common Lisp" presents a thorough introduction to Common Lisp, providing you with an overall understanding of the language features and how they work. Over a third of the book is devoted to practical examples, such as the core of a spam filter and a web application for browsing MP3s and streaming them via the Shoutcast protocol to any standard MP3 client software (e.g., iTunes, XMMS, or WinAmp). In other "practical" chapters, author Peter
05
February
DNA Virus Replication - Alan J. CannThis book provides an overview of current research into DNA viruses. I t is essential for all laboratories and students involved in DNA virus research.
05
February
Functional Histology - Jeffrey B. KerrThe study of histology requires that students be able to recognise structures within cells and tissues at varying levels of magnification, and understand their function within the human body. Since histology is a visual subject, high quality images of cells and tissues are vital as a component of course material. In this book, concise text relates the structures seen in the images to biological function, and integrates clinical relevance by describing how the histology of tissues is affected in abnormal conditions. WINNER - Best Designed Tertiary and Further Education Book at the "Australian 58th
05
February
Separation Process Engineering (2nd Edition) - Phillip C. WankatThe Comprehensive Introduction to Standard and Advanced Separation for Every Chemical Engineer Separation Process Engineering, Second Edition helps readers thoroughly master both standard equilibrium staged separations and the latest new processes. The author explains key separation process with exceptional clarity, realistic examples, and end-of-chapter simulation exercises using Aspen Plus.The book starts by reviewing core concepts, such as equilibrium and unit operations; then introduces a step-by-step process for solving separation problems. Next, it introduces each leading processes,
04
February
Simple German - Eileen Mc AreeHere is the perfect book to get you started on your way to speaking German! This inexpensive, easy to use book presents five basic themes of German vocabualry: Colors, Numbers, Shapes, Animals, Our Neighborhood and Basic Conversation. Each word or phrase is presented with a German pronunciation guide. Charming illustrations accompany each new vocabulary word or phrase. Simple German belongs at the fingertips of anyone who wants to begin teaching or learning the German language!
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