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August
Journey to the Center of the Earth - Jules VerneThe intrepid Professor Liedenbrock embarks upon the strangest expedition of the nineteenth century: a journey down an extinct Icelandic volcano to the Earth's very core. In his quest to penetrate the planet's primordial secrets, the geologist--together with his quaking nephew Axel and their devoted guide, Hans--discovers an astonishing subterranean menagerie of prehistoric proportions. Verne's imaginative tale is at once the ultimate science fiction adventure and a reflection on the perfectibility of human understanding and the psychology of the questor.
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August
Sexuality Today - Gary F. KellyThis ninth edition carefully balances the psychological, biological/physiological, and social elements of human sexuality, integrating the latest research findings and social trends. The author's balanced approach is also evident in his ability to present various sides of controversial topics in a neutral voice.
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August
Working Classes: Data Structures and Algorithms Using C++ - Rick Decker, Stuart HirshfieldBased on object-oriented programming using C++, Working Classes strikes a balance between traditional CS2 topics and more progressive concepts and language, providing a clear understanding of what a data structure really is. And it can be used successfully by your students, whether or not they used an OOP approach in their CS1 class. The authors present key concepts in the text of topics that students will encounter later, such as memory management for lists and parsing for trees. The text includes hundreds of exercises plus a library of C++ code so students can experiment. The authors focus on
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August
Dictionary of Mathematics Terms - Douglas DowningOver 700 definitions of terms related to algebra, geometry, analytic geometry, trigonometry, probability, statistics, logic, and calculus.
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August
The First and Second Discourses - Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Judith R. Masters, Roger D. MastersOne of the most respected translations of this key work of 18th-century philosophy, this text includes a brief introduction to the two works as well as abundant notes that range from simple explanations to speculative interpretations.
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August
Anson's Law of Contract - Jack Beatson FBA, Andrew Burrows, John CartwrightThis edition provides an authoritative and detailed account of contract law. It is essential reading for any student of contract law, and a valuable source of reference for practitioners and academics.
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August
The Routledge Companion to Critical Theory - Simon MalpasThe Routledge Companion to Critical Theory is an indispensable aid for anyone approaching this exciting field of study for the first time. By exploring ideas from a diverse range of disciplines, theory encourages us to develop a deeper understanding of how we approach the written word. This book defines what is generically referred to as critical theory, and guides readers through some of the most complex and fundamental concepts in the field, ranging from Historicism to Postmodernism, from Psychoanalytic Criticism to Race and Postcoloniality. Fully cross referenced throughout, the book
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August
Learn Sign Language in a Hurry: Grasp the Basics of American Sign Language Quickly and Easily - Irene Duke"I love you.""What can I get you?""Let's take a walk." Wanting to say simple things like these but not being able to is frustrating and disheartening--but learning how to communicate can be easy and fun! This book is a basic guide to the alphabet, vocabulary, and techniques it takes to connect using American Sign Language. Whether signing out of necessity or learning for the sake of growing, you will enjoy this practical primer. After reading this book, you will be able to use American Sign Language in a social, educational, or professional setting. Whether the goal is to communicate with
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August
General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications - Ralph H. PetrucciGeneral Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications is recognizedfor its superior problems, lucid writing, and precision of argument. Thisupdated and expanded edition retains the popular and innovativefeatures of previous editions-including Feature Problems, follow-upIntegrative and Practice Exercises to accompany every in-chapterExample, and Focus On application boxes, as well as new Keep inMind marginal notes. Topics covered include atoms and the atomictheory, chemical compounds and reactions, gases, Thermochemistry, electrons in atoms, chemical bonding, liquids, solids, andintermolecular
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August
Why We Teach - Sonia NietoA collection of essays by experienced and beginning teachers.