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August
Out of the Past: An Introduction to Archaeology - William T. Sanders, David L. Webster, Susan Toby EvansAn introductory text that can stand alone but which is also intended as a companion to a PBS college-level telecourse and television series premiering in spring 1993. Its goals are to describe the techniques, methods, and theories archaeologists use, to explain how they design research, and to show
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August
A Biblical Theology of Missions - George W. PetersThis exhaustive theology of missions focuses on theory and biblical mandates for missions as a vital part of theology. George Peters, a foremost missions authority, considers both liberal and conservative views, although his own stance is solidly evangelical.
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August
Music for Sight Singing - Robert W. OttmanThis versatile volume presents a collection of melodies carefully selected for their capacity to develop sight singing ability. Featuring singing materials from folk music and the literature of composed music.
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August
The Historical Roots of Elementary Mathematics - Lucas N. H. Bunt, Phillip S. Jones, Jack D. Bedient"Will delight a broad spectrum of readers." — American Mathematical Monthly Do long division as the ancient Egyptians did! Solve quadratic equations like the Babylonians! Study geometry just as students did in Euclid's day! This unique text offers students of mathematics an exciting and enjoyable approach to geometry and number systems. Written in a fresh and thoroughly diverting style, the text — while designed chiefly for classroom use — will appeal to anyone curious about mathematical inscriptions on Egyptian papyri, Babylonian cuneiform tablets, and other ancient records. The authors have
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August
Physics Demystified - Stan GibiliscoYOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A ROCKET SCIENTIST TO UNDERSTAND PHYSICSNow anyone with an interest in the physical sciences can master physics -- without formal training or drowning in a sea of complicated formulas and equations. In "Physics Demystified" best-selling author Stan Gibilisco offers a fun, effective, and totally painless way to learn the fundamentals and general concepts of physics. With "Physics Demystified" you master the subject one simple step at a time – at your own speed. Unlike most books on physics, general principles are presented first – and the details follow. In order to make the
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August
An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology - Nicholas B. Davies, John R. KrebsThe third edition of this successful textbook looks again at the influence of natural selection on behavior - an animal's struggle to survive by exploiting resources, avoiding predators, and maximizing reproductive success. In this edition, new examples are introduced throughout, many illustrated with full color photographs. In addition, important new topics are added including the latest techniques of comparative analysis, the theory and application of DNA fingerprinting techniques, extensive new discussion on brood parasite/host coevolution, the latest ideas on sexual selection in relation to
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August
Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change - Martin S. SilberbergFor five editions, the Silberberg brand has been recognised in the general chemistry market as an unparalleled classic. The sixth edition has been changed in many ways to keep pace with the evolution of student learning. The text still contains unprecedented macroscopic-to-microscopic molecular illustrations, consistent step-by-step worked exercises in every chapter, and an extensive range of end-of-chapter problems, which provide engaging applications covering a wide variety of interests, including engineering, medicine, materials, and environmental studies. Changes have been made to the text and
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August
The Global City: New York, London, Tokyo - Saskia SassenA work that chronicles how New York, London, and Tokyo became command centers for the global economy and in the process underwent a series of massive and parallel changes.
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August
Pharmacology for Nurses: A Pathophysiologic Approach (3rd Edition) - Michael Patrick Adams, Leland N. HollandEffectively learning pharmacology requires students to clearly see the connection between pharmacology, disease and patient care. Pharmacology for Nurses, 3e i(this is the standalone book) is structured to present pharmacology and pathology together, so students can more easily grasp the interrelationship between these subjects and provide a holistic perspective to patient care. A prototype approach, easy to follow presentation and extensive pedagogical aids enable students to understand key concepts and apply essential components of nursing care to drug therapy. If you want the book and