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Modern Architecture Since 1900 - William J.R. CurtisSince its first publication in 1982, Modern Architecture Since 1900 has become established as a contemporary classic. Worldwide in scope, it combines a clear historical outline with masterly analysis and interpretation. Technical, economic, social and intellectual developments are brought together in a comprehensive narrative which provides a setting for the detailed examination of buildings. Throughout the book the author's focus is on the individual architect, and on the qualities that give outstanding buildings their lasting value. For the third edition, the text has been radically revised and
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Краткие сведения по типографскому делу - Петр КоломнинКнига Петра Коломнина (?–1915), вышедшая в самом конце XIX века, до сих пор остается практически единственным примером оригинального русского издания, полностью посвященного набору, верстке и типографике. До середины XX века почти все книги по типографскому делу, издававшиеся в СССР, заимствовали тексты и иллюстрации из Коломнина.
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Physics - Paul E. Tippens"Physics, Seventh Edition" is designed for the non-calculus physics course taken by students who are pursuing careers in science or engineering technology. Content is built through extensive use of examples with detailed solutions designed to develop students' problem-solving skills.
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July
Market Leader Upper Intermediate Coursebook & DVD-ROM Pack - David Cotton, David Falvey, Simon KentThe book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Some pages are marred by notes and highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. With Un-opened CD. 30 DAY GUARANTEE
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July
The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man - Marshall McLuhanSince its first appearance in 1962, the impact of The Gutenberg Galaxy has been felt around the world. It gave us the concept of the global village; that phrase has now been translated, along with the rest of the book, into twelve languages, from Japanese to Serbo-Croat. It helped establish Marshall McLuhan as the original 'media guru.' More than 200,000 copies are in print. The reissue of this landmark book reflects the continuing importance of McLuhan's work for contemporary readers.
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Small Animal Anesthesia and Pain Management: A Color Handbook - Jeff KoDiplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists, Professor of Anesthesiology, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, IN, USA. This is a concise and quick reference guide, clinically oriented, based on experience underpinned by published research data. The book covers anesthetic equipment, monitoring, premedication, intravenous induction agents, injectable anesthetic combinations, inhalant anesthesia, anesthesia for specific diseases, fluids, anesthetic emergencies and complications, acute and chronic pain management. Drug dosages
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July
The Merchant of Venice - William ShakespeareThe Merchant of Venice is one of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, but it remains deeply controversial. The text may seem anti-Semitic; yet repeatedly, in performance, it has revealed a contrasting nature. Shylock, though vanquished in the law-court, often triumphs in the theatre. In his intensity he can dominate the play, challenging abrasively its romantic and lyrical affirmations. What results is a bitter-sweet drama. Though The Merchant of Venice offers some of the traditional pleasures of romantic comedy, it also exposes the operations of prejudice. Thus Shakespeare remains our
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July
Aesthetics: A Comprehensive Anthology (Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies) - Aaron MeskinFrom Plato's "Ion" to works by contemporary philosophers, this anthology showcases classic texts to illuminate the development of philosophical thought about art and the aesthetic. This volume is the most comprehensive collection of readings on aesthetics and the philosophy of art currently available. Brings together the most significant writings in aesthetics and philosophy of art from the past 2500 years Each section includes a useful introductory essay which provides an overview of developments in the field Broken down into three sections: Historical Sources, Modern Theories, and
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July
God, 2nd Edn - Timothy A. RobinsonIncluding over one hundred and fifty pages of new material, a new introduction, enhanced headnotes, and an updated list of further readings, this significantly expanded anthology provides a rich selection of traditional and modern works that reflect the many ways in which philosophers have attempted to address the question of the existence of God.