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December
Chemistry: The Central Science - Theodore L. Brown, H. Eugene LeMay Jr., Bruce E. BurstenThis text offers students an integrated educational solution to the challenges of the chemistry course with an expanded media programme that works in concert with the text, helping with problem solving, visualization and applications.
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December
Metamorphoses - Ovid, David Raeburn, Denis FeeneyMetamorphoses (from Greek μετά meta and μορφή morphē, meaning "changes of shape"), is a Latin narrative poem in fifteen books describing the history of the world from its creation to the deification of Julius Caesar within a loose mythico-historical framework. Completed in AD 8, it is recognized as a masterpiece of Golden Age Latin literature. This cohesive collection of stories from Greek and Roman mythology recounts tales of recorded transformations. Comprised of over fifty stories, it chronicles the legends of King Midas, Daedalus, Icarus, Hercules, and the Trojan War.
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December
The History of the Peloponnesian War - Thucydides, Rex Warner, Moses I. FinleyWritten four hundred years before the birth of Christ, this detailed contemporary account of the long life-and-death struggle between Athens and Sparta stands an excellent chance of fulfilling its author's ambitious claim. Thucydides himself (c.460-400 BC) was an Athenian and achieved the rank of general in the earlier stages of the war. He applied thereafter a passion for accuracy and a contempt for myth and romance in compiling this factual record of a disastrous conflict.
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December
Materials and Techniques of Twentieth-Century Music - Stefan KostkaUnlike other books on this subject, this survey of 20th-century music is organized according to compositional methods and analytical techniques rather than historical movements. Emphasizing hands-on compositional and analytical experience, it covers scale formations, chords and simultaneities, melod
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December
Essential Evidence Outlines: Practitioner and Student Handbook - Daniel P. Ryan"Essential Evidence Outlines" is designed for use by members of the judiciary, practitioners, law professors and law students as a review of the essential elements of the Federal Rules of Evidence. Judge Ryan has compiled these materials over the last twenty-four years of teaching law school and continuing legal and judicial education Evidence programs in the United States and internationally. Essential Evidence Outlines is unique in that it provides the Federal Rules of Evidence including current amendments through December 2011, signi cant Evidence cases through October 2011, a topical index,
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December
Punto y Aparte Student Edition with Olc Bind-In Card - Sharon W. Foerster, Anne LambrightThis best-selling intermediate level Spanish textbook was widely embraced by the market when it first published in 1999, ushering in a new approach to instruction. The unique methodology, which emphasizes seven communicative goals (metas comunicativas) has been praised by professors and students as an original way to review and refine language development at the intermediate level.
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December
Intercultural Communication: A Practical Guide - Tracy NovingerAn authoritative, practical guide for deciphering and following "the rules" that govern cultures, with a demonstration of how these rules apply to the communication issues that exist between the United States and Mexico.
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December
The Complete Fiction of Nella Larsen: Passing, Quicksand, and The Stories - Nella Larsen, Charles Larson, Marita GoldenIn The Complete Fiction of Nella Larsen, whose career flamed brightly but briefly in the 1920s, we rediscover one of the most gifted writers of the Harlem Renaissance. Nella Larsen's subject is the struggle of sensitive, spirited heroines to find a place for themselves in a hostile world. Passing is the story of a light-skinned beauty who, after spending years passing for white, finds herself dangerously drawn to an old friend's Harlem neighborhood. In Quicksand, a restless young mulatto tries desperately to find a comfortable place in a world in which she sees herself as a perpetual outsider.
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December
FBI Handbook of Crime Scene Forensics - Federal Bureau of Investigation (F.B.I.)FBI Handbook of Crime Scene Forensics is the official procedural guide for law enforcement agencies, attorneys, and tribunals submitting evidence to the FBI. This handbook outlines the proper methods for investigating crime scenes, examining evidence (bullets, computers, hairs, inks, lubricants, ropes, shoeprints, tire treads, weapons of mass destruction, and more), packing and shipping evidence to the FBI, and observing safety protocol at hazardous crime scenes. At once a guide for professional forensics experts and an introduction for laymen, FBI Handbook of Crime Scene Forensics makes perfect
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December
Management - John R. Schermerhorn Jr.Management 9e, by John Schermerhorn, is based on constructive balances that are essential for success in business and management: the balance of managerial theory and practice; the balance of managerial ethics and positive action; and the balance of present realities with future possibilities. In this new edition, Management, 9e has been extensively revised with a sincere commitment to help instructors teach and students learn in today's complex and globally competitive environment. The subject matter has been carefully chosen to meet AACSB accreditation guidelines while allowing extensive