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July
Introduction to Computing - Sanjay J. PatelThe reason most people do not understand their first programming language is because they are forced to memorize technical details. They do not understand the basic underpinnings. This book is based on the premise that starting with a high-level programming language has its shortcomings. This premise lead to Patt/Patel's "bottom-up approach" found in Introduction in Computing.
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July
In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam - Robert S. McNamara, Brian VanDeMarkThe #1 national bestseller--an indispensable document for anyone interested in the Vietnam War. McNamara's controversial book tells the inside and personal story of America's descent into Vietnam from a unique point of view, and is one of the most enlightening books about government ever written. This new edition features a new Foreword by McNamara. of photos. (Military History)
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July
The Oxford New German Dictionary - Oxford University Press- Foreign-to-English and English-to-Foreign sections - More than 100,000 words, phrases, and translations in a portable format - Essential background information on each culture
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July
Art of Computer Programming, The, Volumes 1-3 Boxed Set - Donald Ervin KnuthFinally, after a wait of more than thirty-five years, the first part of Volume 4 is at last ready for publication. Check out the boxed set that brings together Volumes 1 - 4A in one elegant case, and offers the purchaser a $50 discount off the price of buying the four volumes individually. The Art of Computer Programming, Volumes 1-4A Boxed Set, 3/e ISBN: 0321751043
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July
Secrets of Power Negotiating: Inside Secrets from a Master Negotiator - Roger DawsonCovers every aspect of the negotiating process with practical, proven advice: from beginning steps to critical final moves.
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July
Essential Modern World History Students' Book - Ben WalshAn entry-level textbook for students, covering the heartland of modern world history, including World War I, Nazi Germany, international relations between 1919 and 1939, World War II, and the Cold War. It should be suitable for pupils studying Modern World History for GCSE, Certificate of Achievement IGCSE or S Grade. Each topic is pared down to its essentials and memorable key ideas. There are tasks which are designed to get students thinking about the key ideas in the ways that examiners expect. The text concentrates on human stories which bring the topic to life.
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July
The Humanistic Tradition: The Early Modern World to the Present (The Humanistic Tradition, #2) - Gloria K. Fiero""The Humanistic Tradition" is quite simply the finest book of its type. Fiero manages to integrate the political, cultural, and social history of the world into one coherent and fascinating whole. It is a masterpiece of scholarship . . . balanced, interesting, easy to read, and consummately beautiful. Our professors praise its accuracy and scope and our students unanimously say it is their favorite textbook." -- Sonia Sorrell, Pepperdine University "The Humanistic Tradition" features a flexible, topical approach that helps students understand humankind's creative legacy as a continuum rather than
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July
Methods, Standards, & Work Design - Benjamin W. Niebel, Andris FreivaldsFaced with increasing global competition, every industry, business, and service organization is restructuring itself to operate more effectively. Cost-effectiveness and product reliability without excess capacity are the keys to successful activity in business, industry, and government, and these keys are the end results of methods engineering.. The 11th edition of Methods, Standards, and Work Design provides practical, up-to-date descriptions of engineering methods to measure, analyze, and design manual work. The text emphasizes both the manual components and the cognitive aspects of work,
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July
Psychology: An Exploration - Saundra K. Ciccarelli, J. Noland WhiteThe most learner-centered and assessment-driven text available.   Using the APA undergraduate psychology learning outcomes, the authors establish clear learning objectives for students and tie the text assessment to these objectives. Praised for a very engaging writing style, comprehensive coverage of key research, and strong pedagogical features, Ciccarelli focuses on getting students to actually read their textbook. Student and instructor feedback from an extremely successful first edition emphasize the appeal of Ciccarelli's approach to teaching and learning in today's classroom.
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July
Vertebrates: Comparative Anatomy, Function, Evolution - Kenneth V. KardongThis one-semester text is designed for an upper-level majors course. Vertebrates features a unique emphasis on function and evolution of vertebrates, complete anatomical detail, and excellent pedagogy. Vertebrate groups are organized phylogenetically, and their systems discussed within such a context. Morphology is foremost, but the author has developed and integrated an understanding of function and evolution into the discussion of anatomy of the various systems.