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August
Aeneid: Books 1 and 4 (P. Vergilii Maronis: Aeneis, Libros I et IV) - Virgil, Hans Henning ØrbergPresented via the natural method by Hans orberg, " Aeneis Libros I et IV" allows students to read lightly altered Latin texts. It includes the complete text of the "Aeneid "Books 1 and 4 and portions of books 2 and 3, along with indices of vocabulary and names. This text is suitable for use in conjunction with orberg's second-year text "Roma Aeterna." ("Lingua Latina Pars II"), also available from Focus, or any third year Latin course that studies Vergil.
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August
Introduction to Geography: People, Places, and Environment, Updated Edition - Edward F. Bergman, William H. RenwickThe Updated Second Edition contains materials about recent world events triggered by the September 11th attacks on New York City and Washington D.C. KEY FEATURES: "This book covers numerous topics, including Cultural Geography, The Geography of Languages and Religions, A World of States, and an examination of world affairs after the events of September 11. For those in the field of geography.
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August
Mapping the Mind - Rita CarterToday a brain scan reveals our thoughts, moods, and memories as clearly as an X-ray reveals our bones. We can actually observe a person's brain registering a joke or experiencing a painful memory. Drawing on the latest imaging technology and the expertise of distinguished scientists, Rita Carter explores the geography of the human brain. Her writing is clear, accessible, witty, and the book's 150 illustrations—most in color—present an illustrated guide to that wondrous, coconut-sized, wrinkled gray mass we carry inside our heads. Mapping the Mind charts the way human behavior and culture have
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August
Chemistry 101: The TextVook - Dr. Vook, Charles River EditorsCut through the terminology and master chemistry quickly with this eBook. "Chemistry 101: The TextVook," presents the complex study of chemistry in an easy-to-digest format. This TextVook contains 4,000 words written and curated by Ivy League graduates, and stars Dr. Vook Ph.D., a smart professor who explains everything you need to know about electrons to chemical reactions. Find out about how to navigate the Periodic Table of Elements to how to master covalent bonding. Whether you're interested in studying chemistry, brushing up on a course you took years ago, or personally fascinated by the
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August
Invitation to Psychology - Carole Wade, Carol Tavris"Emphasizes critical thinking, culture, and gender"" ""Invitation to Psychology, 5/e, " shows students why scientific and critical thinking is so important in the decisions they make. In clear, lively, warm prose, this edition continues the title's integration of gender, culture, and ethnicity. By the end, readers will learn how to interpret research and to address and resolve controversies. MyPsychLab is an integral part of the Wade/Tavris/Garry program. Engaging activities and assessments provide a teaching and learning system that helps students think like a psychologist. With MyPsychLab,
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August
Engaging Adolescent Learners: A Guide for Content-Area Teachers - ReLeah Cossett Lent"Steeped in research and chock-full of learning ideas with titles to support instruction, "Engaging Adolescent Learners "is a must-have for principals, teachers, and staff developers." - Cris Tovani, Author of "I Read It, But I Don't Get It" "Engagement is the missing link to all student learning, and Releah Lent has nailed it. A compelling, moral, practical, exciting book whose ideas are immediately ready for use. Devour this book, put the ideas into effect and reap the benefits." - Michale Fullan, Author of "Leading in a Culture of Change" In an educational environment fraught with federal