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November
A History of the Modern World - Joel Colton, R.R. PalmerConceived and written as a history of the modern world rather than a truncated Western Civilization book, this text is one of the most highly praised history texts ever published. It has been adopted at more than 1000 schools and has been translated into six languages. Lloyd Kramer joins the author team for this ninth edition that includes two new color inserts highlighting fine art, additional pedagogy to guide students through challenging material, and full, up-to-date inclusion of current events. Now packaged with PowerWeb, a dynamic course-specific rather than book-specific supplement that
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November
Catch-22 - Joseph HellerAt the heart of Catch-22 resides the incomparable, malingering bombardier, Yossarian, a hero endlessly inventive in his schemes to save his skin from the horrible chances of war. His problem is Colonel Cathcart, who keeps raising the number of missions the men must fly to complete their service. Yet if Yossarian makes any attempts to excuse himself from the perilous missions that he's committed to flying, he's trapped by the Great Loyalty Oath Crusade, the bureaucratic rule from which the book takes its title: a man is considered insane if he willingly continues to fly dangerous combat missions,
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November
Microsoft® Visual Basic® 2005 Step by Step - Michael HalvorsonWhether you are new to programming or to Visual Basic 2005, this tutorial gives you practical guidance to build your programming knowledge. Use the real-world exercises to teach yourself the essentials of Visual Basic—and begin creating applications for Microsoft Windows and the Web. Discover how to: Work in the Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 development environment Use Toolbox controls to create compelling user interfaces complete with digital photos, menus, toolbars, check boxes, and more Add artwork, animation, and special effects to an application Use inheritance and other new object-oriented
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November
Network Analysis with Applications - William D. StanleyThe primary objective of this book is to present the general methods of circuits and network analysis by employing differential and integral calculus and transform methods with a strong applied emphasis. This edition supplies additional PSPICE problems with solutions, and additional MATLAB problems with solutions. Coverage of Fourier analysis is expanded to a full chapter.
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November
The Knowledge of the Holy - A.W. TozerAn Inspiring Classic on the Nature of God What is the nature of God? How can we recapture a real sense of God's majesty and truly live in the Spirit? This beloved book, a modern classic of Christian testimony and devotion, addresses these and other vital questions, showing us how we can rejuvenate our prayer life, meditate more reverently, understand God more deeply, and experience God's presence in our daily lives. Informative and inspiring, The Knowledge of the Holy illuminates God's attributes'from wisdom, to grace, to mercy'and shows through prayerful and insightful discussion, how we can
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November
The Cambridge Companion to Modern Russian Culture (Cambridge Companions to Culture) - Nicholas RzhevskyThis volume offers an introduction to Russian culture in all its rich diversity, including the historical conditions that helped shape it and the arts that express its highest achievements. Newly commissioned essays by leading scholars explore language, religion, geography, ideological structures, folk ethos and popular culture, literature, music, theatre, art, and film. A chronology and guides to further reading are also provided. Overall, the volume reveals, for students, scholars and all those interested in Russia, the dilemmas, strengths, and complexities of the Russian cultural experience.
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November
Popular Mechanics Do-It-Yourself Encyclopedia (Volume 1 of 12) - VariousForeword POPULAR MECHANICS, a household word in America for more than half a century, proudly presents this encyclopedia of "do it yourself" knowhow for homeowner and craftsman. Here, in 12 handy volumes, is the information that will keep your household well-run, well-furnished and in good repair. Within these pages lie opportunities to save hours of time and labor and hundreds of dollars in money unspent. This encyclopedia has hundreds of authors and illustrators. They are the same skilled craftsman, the easy-to-understand writers and the trained illustrators who produce the famous magazine,
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November
Age of Greed: The Triumph of Finance and the Decline of America, 1970 to the Present - Jeff MadrickA vividly told history of how greed bred America’s economic ills over the last forty years, and of the men most responsible for them. As Jeff Madrick makes clear in a narrative at once sweeping, fast-paced, and incisive, the single-minded pursuit of huge personal wealth has been on the rise in the United States since the 1970s, led by a few individuals who have argued that self-interest guides society more effectively than community concerns. These stewards of American capitalism have insisted on the central and essential place of accumulated wealth through the booms, busts, and recessions of the
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November
Oxford Dictionary of Chemistry - John DaintithFully revised and updated, this sixth edition contains many new entries as well as biographies of key scientists. It covers all aspects of chemistry, including physical chemistry and biochemistry.
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November
Roadrunners - Lynn Hassler KaufmanThe "Look West Series invites you to meet the roadrunner, that clever bird known for its speed, charisma and impudence.