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January
Jesus Is the Christ: Studies in the Theology of John - Leon, MorrisMore than simply a series of chapters on the theology of John's Gospel, Jesus Is the Christ relates each of John's teachings to his declared aim, expressed in John 20: 30-31: Jesus did many other signs before his disciples, which have not been written in this book; but these have been written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing you may have life in his name. Indeed, each chapter in Morris's book takes up some facet or aspect of John's expressed aim.For an age still asking the question Who is Jesus? Leon Morris argues convincingly that John's entire
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January
Black Politics: Inside the Complexity of Aboriginal Political Culture - Sarah MaddisonDrawing on extensive interviews with activists and politicians, Black Politics explains the dynamics of Aboriginal politics. It reveals the challenges and tensions that have shaped community, regional, and national relations over the past 25 years. Since the early 1990s Aboriginal Australia has experienced profound political changes with very real and lasting implications, from the Mabo land rights case in 1992 and the abolition of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC) in 2005, to more recent attempts to reduce the autonomy of remote communities. Sarah Maddison identifies
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January
The Twelve Caesars - Suetonius, Michael Grant, Robert GravesAs private secretary to the Emperor Hadrian, Suetonius gained access to the imperial archives and used them (along with eye-witness accounts) to produce one of the most colorful biographical works in history. The Twelve Caesars chronicles the public careers and private lives of the men who wielded absolute power over Rome, from the foundation of the empire under Julius Caesar and Augustus, to the decline into depravity and civil war under Nero, and the recovery that came with his successors. A masterpiece of anecdote, wry observation and detailed physical description, The Twelve Caesars presents
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January
Satellite Remote Sensing for Archaeology - Sarah ParcakLibrary of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Parcak, Sarah H. Satellite remote sensing for archaeology / Sarah H. Parcak. p. cm. ISBN 978-0-415-44877-2 (hardback: alk. paper) -- ISBN 978-0-415-44878-9 (pbk.: alk. paper) -- ISBN 978-0-203-88146-0 (ebook) 1. Archaeology--Remote sensing. 2. Imaging systems in archaeology. 3. Remote-sensing images 4. Archaeology--Fieldwork. 5. Excavations (Archaeology) 6. Historic sites--Conservation and restoration. 7. Antiquities--Collection and preservation. 8. Archaeology--Methodology. 9. Archaeology--Moral and ethical aspects. 10.
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January
HTML: Comprehensive Concepts and Techniques - Gary B. Shelly, Thomas J. Cashman, Denise M. WoodsPart of the highly successful Shelly Cashman series, this text provides a comprehensive introduction to HTML and leads the user through a clear, step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach to learning. Readers learn how to create a Web page using HTML, format the page, add graphics, and more. Benefits: * Contains twelve chapters and five appendices that offer comprehensive coverage of HTML, including the Web development life cycle, Web page creation using HTML, creating lists, creating links, inserting images, and formatting text. * Offers a new Plan Ahead feature which prepares students to create
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January
Calculus - James StewartThis edition of James Stewart's best-selling calculus book has been revised with the consistent dedication to excellence that has characterized all his books. Stewart's Calculus is successful throughout the world because he explains the material in a way that makes sense to a wide variety of readers. His explanations make ideas come alive, and his problems challenge, to reveal the beauty of calculus. Stewart's examples stand out because they are not just models for problem solving or a means of demonstrating techniques--they also encourage readers to develp an analytic view of the subject. This
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January
In the Name of Identity: Violence and the Need to Belong - Amin Maalouf, Barbara BrayIn this cogent and persuasive examination of identity in the modern world, Amin Maalouf moves across the world's history, faiths, and politics, outlining the way the notion of a singular identity—personal, religious, ethnic, or national—can give rise to heated passions and even massive crimes. Although written before the events of September 11, the essence of Maalouf's rumination couldn't be more relevant.
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Essential University Physics - Richard WolfsonRichard Wolfson's "Essential University Physics" is a concise and progressive calculus-based physics textbook that offers clear writing, great problems, and interesting real-life applications. At nearly half the length and half the price of other physics texts on the market, "Essential University Physics" is a compelling alternative for professors who want to focus on the fundamentals. Based on "Physics for Scientists and Engineers "by Wolfson and Pasachoff, "Essential University Physics" retains many of the lauded features of the original text, while introducing new pedagogical elements derived