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Conceptual Physical Science - Paul G. Hewitt, John Suchocki, Leslie HewittBased upon the premise that students learn best from what they already know, the authors use a range of everyday examples to clarify concepts in the physical sciences. The content has been revised, and the art program and design refreshed.
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The Romans: From Village to Empire - Mary T. BoatwrightIntroduces ancient Rome to readers eager for a concise understanding of its political, social and cultural history. The book traces Rome's remarkable evolution from monarchy, to republic, to one-man rule by an emperor whose power stretched from Scotland to Iraq and far up the Nile valley.
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Literature: A Portable Anthology - Janet E. Gardner, Beverly Lawn, Jack Ridl, Peter SchakelWith a handy size and a very affordable price, this collection offers a well-balanced selection of classic and contemporary literature — 40 stories, 200 poems, 9 plays — for the introductory literature course. The literature is chronologically arranged by genre and supported by informative and concise editorial matter, including a complete guide to writing about literature at the back of the book. This volume in Bedford/St. Martin’s popular series of Portable Anthologies and Guides offers the series’ trademark combination of high quality and great value.
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Interactive Aerospace Engineering and Design - Dava NewmanIntended for majors and non-majors in Introduction to Aerospace Engineering or Introduction to Flight, this text comes with a CD-ROM, and emphasises design. This work includes coverage of space flight, the design process, with integrated multimedia that provides animations and QuickTime movies, and Matlab based simulations.
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Archaeology: Down to Earth - David Hurst Thomas, Robert L. KellyThis new brief edition pairs two of archaeology's most recognized names-- David Hurst Thomas of the American Museum of Natural History and Robert L. Kelly of the University of Wyoming-to bring a passionate, down-to-earth introduction to archaeological method and theory to the classroom. Designed both for students who intend on pursuing a career in archaeology, as well as those who do not, the authors give students a more immediate, concrete impression of what the practice of archaeology is all about. They include well-chosen examples that show how archaeologists have worked through actual problems
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Animal Physiology - Richard W. Hill, Gordon A. Wyse, Margaret AndersonAnimal Physiology presents all the branches of modern animal physiology with a strong emphasis on integration among physiological disciplines, ecology, and evolutionary biology. Its full-colour illustration program includes many novel, visually effective features to help students learn.
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The Turn of the Screw - Henry JamesA very young woman's first job: governess for two weirdly beautiful, strangely distant, oddly silent children, Miles and Flora, at a forlorn estate...An estate haunted by a beckoning evil. Half-seen figures who glare from dark towers and dusty windows- silent, foul phantoms who, day by day, night by night, come closer, ever closer. With growing horror, the helpless governess realizes the fiendish creatures want the children, seeking to corrupt their bodies, possess their minds, own their souls... But worse-much worse- the governess discovers that Miles and Flora have no terror of the lurking
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The Making of Modern Britain: The Age of Empire to the New Millennium - Jeremy BlackThis book gives an account of Britain's rise and fall over the past 200 years, painting a provocative picture of a once great nation reduced to a European statelet. Jeremy Black demonstrates that the Britain we know today and which has shaped our identity has outgrown the industrial and commercial empire which once made Britain great throughout the world. The achievements and innovations of the great inventors and industrialists were appropriate in their time but Britain is searching for a new role and a new place among the leading nations. At present it appears that all we have to look forward to
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Trigonometry - Charles P. McKeague, Mark D. TurnerGain a solid understanding of the principles of trigonometry and how these concepts apply to real life with McKeague/Turner's TRIGONOMETRY, Sixth Edition. This book's proven approach presents contemporary concepts in brief, manageable sections using current, detailed examples and interesting applications. Captivating illustrations drawn from Lance Armstrong's cycling success, the Ferris wheel, and even the human cannonball show trigonometry in action. Unique Historical Vignettes offer a fascinating glimpse at how many of the central ideas in trigonometry began.
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Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics 5: Chapters 39-46 [With Thomsonnow Printed Access Card] - Serway, John W. Jewett Jr.Achieve success in your physics course by making the most of what PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS has to offer you. From a host of in-text features to a range of outstanding technology resources, you'll have everything you need to understand the natural forces and principles of physics. Throughout every chapter, the authors have built in a wide range of examples, exercises, and illustrations that will help you understand the laws of physics AND succeed in your course Available with most new copies of the text is CengageNOW for Physics. Save time, learn more, and succeed in the course with