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September
Numerical Methods for Engineers - Steven C. Chapra, Raymond P. CanaleThe fifth edition of Numerical Methods for Engineers continues its tradition of excellence. Instructors love this text because it is a comprehensive text that is easy to teach from. Students love it because it is written for them--with great pedagogy and clear explanations and examples throughout. The text features a broad array of applications, including all engineering disciplines. The revision retains the successful pedagogy of the prior editions. Chapra and Canale's unique approach opens each part of the text with sections called Motivation, Mathematical Background, and Orientation, preparing
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September
The Way to Rainy Mountain - N. Scott Momaday, Al MomadayThe legends, mythology and history of the Kiowa Indians.
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September
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace ... One School at a Time - Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relinhere Anyone who despairs of the individual’s power to change lives has to read the story of Greg Mortenson, a homeless mountaineer who, following a 1993 climb of Pakistan’s treacherous K2, was inspired by a chance encounter with impoverished mountain villagers and promised to build them a school. Over the next decade he built fifty-five schools—especially for girls—that offer a balanced education in one of the most isolated and dangerous regions on earth. As it chronicles Mortenson’s quest, which has brought him into conflict with both enraged Islamists and uncomprehending Americans, Three Cups
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September
Chemistry - Steven S. Zumdahl, Susan A. ZumdahlAuthors Steven and Susan Zumdahl offer all the elements instructors need for their general chemistry course. They bring a conceptual approach to chemistry and integrate problem-solving skills throughout, helping students transition from theory to practice. A strong emphasis on models, real-world applications, and visual learning prevails throughout the text. The Seventh Edition seamlessly integrates the strengths of the Zumdahl approach through a comprehensive and interwoven print and technology program. Enhanced Sample Exercises, online homework problems, and Classroom Response System content
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September
Personality: Theory and Research - Daniel Cervone, Lawrence A. PervinIn Personality: Theory and Research, 10th Edition the overall format of the text remains the same. The ordering of chapters, integrating theory with research, has been retained. The text aims to introduce the primary theoretical perspectives that guide contemporary research on personality and individual differences, while reviewing a wide range of contemporary scientific findings on personality. Throughout the text, emphasis is placed on how theory and research inform one another. Rich case material shows how the theoretical conceptions yield insight into the lives of individual persons. In
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September
Forbidden Rites: A Necromancer's Manual of the Fifteenth Century (Magic in History) - Richard KieckheferPreserved in the Bavarian State Library in Munich is a manuscript that few scholars have noticed and that no one in modern times has treated with the seriousness it deserves. Forbidden Rites consists of an edition of this medieval Latin text with a full commentary, including detailed analysis of the text and its contents, discussion of the historical context, translation of representative sections of the text, and comparison with other necromantic texts of the late Middle Ages. Like many medieval texts for the use of magicians, it is a miscellany rather than a systematic treatise. It is
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September
Play and Learn French (Book + Audio CD): Over 50 Fun songs, games and everyday activites to get started in French: Over 50 Fun Songs, Games and ... Started in French (Play and Learn Language) - Ana Lomba, Marcela SummervilleContains over 50 songs, games and everyday activities to get started in French. This package turns everyday routines into language-learning activities for parents and children.
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September
Beginning Latin Poetry Reader - Gavin Betts, Daniel FranklinThis is a perfect primer for the 177,000 high school and 30,000 college students of Latin in the United States.
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September
Researching Society and Culture - Clive SealeThis is the second and comprehensively revised and greatly expanded edition of the best selling book on methods and methodology written by members or associates of the Department of Sociology, Goldsmiths College, University of London. All of the acknowledged strengths of the first edition have been retained and improved. There are completely new chapters covering audio recordings, the Internet, visual materials, focus groups, grounded theory, combining qualitative and quantitative methods, using data archives for statistical analysis, doing a dissertation, ethics, doing a literature review and
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September
A Guide To European Union Law - P.S.R.F. MathijsenA Guide to European Union Law has long been established as the perfect first-stop introduction and source of reference for all aspects of EU law. In one volume it provides a comprehensive overview of the European Union's institutions and their functions as well as an analysis of the substantive law, making it an ideal course companion for law students as well as an invaluable source of reference for practitioners.