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August
American Slavery: 1619-1877 - Peter Kolchin, Fritz MetschThe single best short survey in America, now updated. Includes a New Preface and Afterward In terms of accessibility and comprehensive coverage, Kolchin's American Slavery is a singularly important achievement. Now updated to address a decade of new scholarship, the book includes a new preface, afterword, and revised and expanded bibliographic essay. It remains the best book to introduce a subject of profound and lasting importance, one that lies at the center of American history.
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August
The Fallacy Detective - Nathaniel Bluedorn, Hans BluedornWhat is a fallacy? A fallacy is an error in logic a place where someone has made a mistake in his thinking. A cloud is 90% water. A watermelon is 90% water. Therefore, since a plane can fly through a cloud, a plane can fly through a watermelon. This book meets the needs of parents who want a do-able text for introducing logic and critical thinking to their children.Author: Nathaniel BluedornFormat: 227 pages, PaperbackPublisher: Christian Logic 2nd edition (June 30, 2002) ISBN: 978-0974531502
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August
My Freshman Year: What a Professor Learned by Becoming a Student - Rebekah NathanAfter fifteen years of teaching anthropology at a large university, Rebekah Nathan had become baffled by her own students. Their strange behavior—eating meals at their desks, not completing reading assignments, remaining silent through class discussions—made her feel as if she were dealing with a completely foreign culture. So Nathan decided to do what anthropologists do when confused by a different culture: Go live with them. She enrolled as a freshman, moved into the dorm, ate in the dining hall, and took a full load of courses. And she came to understand that being a student is a pretty
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August
Software Architecture: Foundations, Theory, and Practice - Richard N. Taylor, Nenad Medvidovic, Eric DashofyDesigned for software engineers, this title covers the maturing and important area of software engineering and development. It approaches software architecture from a rigorous systems view while also including real-world perspectives.
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August
Society and Politics in India: Essays in a Comparative Perspective - André BéteilleThis volume brings together some of the lost important essays written over the last two decades by one of India's most distinguished social scientists. They focus upon the relationship between various forms of inequality and distinction (race, caste, tribe, ethnicity and gender) and on concepts of the person; on the relationship between the values of equality and individualism; and on the ambivalent role of the modern Indian state as the guuarantor of these values.
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August
Advancing Maths For Aqa Pure Core Maths - Sam Boardman, Tony Clough, David EvansPure Core 1 2 was written to provide thorough preparation for the revised 2004 specification. Based on the first editions, this series helps you to prepare for the new exams.
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August
Chemistry and Chemical Reactivity (with General ChemistryNOW CD-ROM) - John C. Kotz, Paul M. Treichel, Gabriela C. WeaverCHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL REACTIVITY has been revised to help students get to a higher level of understanding of General Chemistry-concepts. This revision includes General ChemistryNow, a new CD-ROM and web-based learning system that focuses on goals, connections, and complete integration with the text.
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August
Chemistry: As Level and a Level - Brian Ratcliff, John RaffanChemistry: AS Level and A Level clearly separates AS and A Level material, making this book suitable for both courses. Activities such as chapter learning objectives, questions through the text and end-of-chapter exercises encourage independent learning. The material is suitable for all students, including those for whom English is a second language.
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August
The Rhetoric & The Poetics of Aristotle (Modern Library) - Aristotle, W. Rhys Roberts, Ingram BywaterTranslated by Rhys Roberts and Ingram Bywater, Introduction by Edward P.J. Corbett