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The Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces - Maynard Mack, Jerome W. Clinton, Bernard Knox, Stephen Owen, Robert Lyons Danly, Sarah N. Lawall, Pier M. Pasinetti, Indira Viswanathan Peterson, Francis Abiola Irele, John NierhorstThese texts have been selected and prepared by expert scholars and translators who are also committed undergraduate teachers. Like all Norton Anthologies, the Expanded Edition in One Volume of The Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces is foremost a teaching anthology, edited to meet the needs of today s students discovering a range of literary traditions for the first time."
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REVISTA: Conversacion sin Barreras - Maria Cinta Aparisi, José A. BlancoAn innovative and exciting alternative to the standard offerings for conversation courses, REVISTA captures students' interest and sparks lively conversation through its high-intensity graphics and multi-layered content delivered in a colorful magazine-like format. REVISTA is also accompanied by a collection of original short films by contemporary Hispanic filmmakers; closely integrated into the textbook, each film elicits student interaction as it explores an aspect of the corresponding lesson's theme. In addition, the textbook includes succinct grammatical explanations in Spanish of structures
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Cunningham's Manual of Practical Anatomy: Volume I: Upper and Lower Limbs - G.J. RomanesThese well-known and popular manuals appear in their fifteenth edition in an entirely new format. The text has been redesigned to make it more accessible to the student, to highlight key terms, and to set the dissection guide apart from the main text. Illustrations have been revised, with many improvements and new additions. The text has been expanded to include more explanations and new material on embryology, organogenesis, and congenital malformations of clinical significance. New imaging and diagnostic techniques such as CT scanning are included as an introduction to the usefulness of these
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Troilus and Criseyde - Geoffrey Chaucer, Nevill CoghillChaucer's longest complete poem is the supreme evocation of doomed courtly love in medieval English literature. Set during the tenth year of the siege of Troy, the poem relates how Troilus - with the help of Criseyde's wily uncle Pandarus - persuades her to become his lover, only to be betrayed when she is handed over to the Greek camp and yields to Diomede.
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Psychology: Core Concepts (6th Edition) - Philip G. Zimbardo, Robert L. Johnson, Vivian McCannPsychology: Core Concepts represents the marriage of great science with great teaching--Applying the principles of psychology to the teaching of psychology. Within this fourteen-chapter text, the authors focus on the core topics the majority of introductory psychology instructors cover�all while applying the principles of psychology to the teaching of psychology. Psychology: Core Concepts focuses on a manageable number of core concepts (usually three to five) in each chapter, allowing students to attain a deeper level of understanding of the material. Learning is reinforced through focused
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Quantitative Equity Portfolio Management: An Active Approach to Portfolio Construction and Management (McGraw-Hill Library of Investment & Finance) - Ludwig B. Chincarini, Daehwan KimPraise for "Quantitative Equity Portfolio Management" ""A must-have reference for any equity portfolio manager or MBA student, this book is a comprehensive guide to all aspects of equity portfolio management, from factor models to tax management."" ERIC ROSENFELD, Principal & Co-founder of JWM Partners ""This is an ambitious book that both develops the broad range of artillery employed in quantitative equity investment management and provides the reader with a host of relevant practical examples. The book excels in melding theory with practice."" STEPHEN A. ROSS, Franco Modigliani Professor
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Pym - Mat JohnsonA comic journey into the ultimate land of whiteness by an unlikely band of African American adventurers   Recently canned professor of American literature Chris Jaynes is obsessed with The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, Edgar Allan Poe’s strange and only novel. When he discovers the manuscript of a crude slave narrative that seems to confirm the reality of Poe’s fiction, he resolves to seek out Tsalal, the remote island of pure and utter blackness that Poe describes with horror. Jaynes imagines it to be the last untouched bastion of the African Diaspora and the key to his personal
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Quick Access, Reference for Writers - Lynn Quitman Troyka, Doug HesseQuick Find Road Map   If you sometimes feel a bit unsure as you write, try using the QUICK FIND ROADMAP to get you back on track to effective writing. The roadmap reflects some of the most common writing errors that frustrate writers.  To find the information you need, choose the item that best describes the issue you are facing and then turn to the pages referenced.   WORDS AND SENTENCES Write complete sentences instead of fragments. Join independent clauses correctly by avoiding comma splices and run-ons. Match grammatical forms within sentences to avoid shifts and keep
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Krause's Food and Nutrition Therapy (Food, Nutrition & Diet Therapy (Krause's)) - L. Kathleen Mahan, Sylvia Escott-StumpIn print for more than 50 years, KRAUSE'S FOOD & NUTRITION THERAPY has been recognized internationally as the most authoritative text on nutrition. This new edition continues its tradition of providing the most comprehensive and up-to-date content available today. New chapters on medical nutrition therapy for psychiatric disease and developmental disorders spotlight the advances made in these areas. Extensive appendices, tables, illustrations, figures, and clinical insight boxes give practical hands-on procedures and clinical tools with the most current information, including brand-new
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University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 9: Twentieth-Century Europe - John W. Boyer, Jan E. GoldsteinThe University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization (nine volumes) makes available to students and teachers a unique selection of primary documents, many in new translations. These readings, prepared for the highly praised Western civilization sequence at the University of Chicago, were chosen by an outstanding group of scholars whose experience teaching that course spans almost four decades. Each volume includes rarely anthologized selections as well as standard, more familiar texts; a bibliography of recommended parallel readings; and introductions providing background for the selections.