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Mastering Regular Expressions - Jeffrey E.F. FriedlRegular expressions are an extremely powerful tool for manipulating text and data. They are now standard features in a wide range of languages and popular tools, including Perl, Python, Ruby, Java, VB.NET and C# (and any language using the .NET Framework), PHP, and MySQL. If you don't use regular expressions yet, you will discover in this book a whole new world of mastery over your data. If you already use them, you'll appreciate this book's unprecedented detail and breadth of coverage. If you think you know all you need to know about regularexpressions, this book is a stunning eye-opener. As
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The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Fifth Annual Collection - Gardner R. Dozois, David Moles, Robert Silverberg, Neal Asher, Ted Chiang, Justin Stanchfield, Bruce Sterling, Stephen Baxter, Alastair Reynolds, Ian McDonald, Michael Swanwick, Vandana SinIn the new millennium, what secrets lay beyond the far reaches of the universe? What mysteries belie the truths we once held to be self evident?  The world of science fiction has long been a porthole into the realities of tomorrow blurring the line between life and art. Now, in The Year’s Best Science Fiction Twenty-Fifth Annual Collection the very best SF authors explore ideas of a new world. This venerable collection brings together award winning authors and masters of the field such as Robert Reed, Ian McDonald, Stephen Baxter, Michael Swanwick, Paolo Bacigalupi, Kage Baker, Walter Jon
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Latino/A Thought: Culture, Politics, and Society - Francisco H. VazqueLatino/a Thought brings together the most important writings that shape Latino consciousness, culture, and activism today. This historical anthology is unique in its presentation of cross cultural writings especially from Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban writers and political documents that shape the ideology and experience of U.S. Latinos. Students can read, first hand, the works or authors who most shaped their cultural heritage. They are guided by vivid introductions that set each article or document in its historical context and describe its relevance today. The writings touch on many themes,
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Athenaze: An Introduction to Ancient Greek Book I - Maurice Balme, Gilbert LawallCombining the best features of traditional and modern methods, Athenaze: An Introduction to Ancient Greek, 2/e, provides a unique course of instruction that allows students to read connected Greek narrative right from the beginning and guides them to the point where they can begin reading complete classical texts. Carefully designed to hold students' interest, the course begins in Book I with a fictional narrative about an Attic farmer's family placed in a precise historical context (432-431 B.C.). This narrative, interwoven with tales from mythology and the Persian Wars, gradually gives way in
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Comparative Politics: Notes and Readings - Bernard E. BrownA perennial best-seller, this anthology features a unique mix of classic and contemporary essays that have provided generations of instructors with a stimulating overview of tested theories and current trends in comparative politics.
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Western Civilization: Volume I: To 1715 - Jackson J. SpielvogelBest-selling text, WESTERN CIVILIZATION has helped over one million students learn about the present by exploring the past. Jack Spielvogel's engaging, chronological narrative weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. Each chapter offers a substantial introduction and conclusion, providing students a context for these disparate themes. The clear narrative of a single gifted author makes it easy for students to follow the story of Western civilization. Spielvogel gives
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March
Kaplan MCAT Comprehensive Review - Kaplan Inc."Are You Ready for the New MCAT?" Kaplan's "MCAT(R) Comprehensive Review, 2004 Edition" comes complete with a targeted review of all the tested material on the new MCAT(R) plus Kaplan's highly effective test-taking strategies. With this powerful combination, "MCAT(R) Comprehensive Review" is the best way for you to get the high MCAT(R) score you need to get into medical school. Intensive Science Review 15 Biology Chapters 11 Chemistry Chapters 15 Organic Chemistry Chapters 12 Physics Chapters Practice Sets for Each Section Verbal Reasoning Section 2 Full-Length Verbal Reasoning Tests Detailed
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Civil Disobedience and Other Essays (Collected Essays) - Henry David ThoreauCivil Disobedience and Other Essays is a collection of some of Henry David Thoreau's most important essays. Contained in this volume are the following essays: Civil Disobedience, Natural History of Massachusetts, A Walk to Wachusett, The Landlord, A Winter Walk, The Succession of Forest Trees, Walking, Autumnal Tints, Wild Apples, Night and Moonlight, Aulus Persius Flaccus, Herald of Freedom, Life Without Principle, Paradise (to be) Regained, A Plea for John Brown, The Last Days of John Brown, After the Death of John Brown, The Service, Slavery in Massachusetts, and Wendell Phillips Before Concord
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Elementary Surveying: An Introduction to Geomatics (12th Edition) - Charles D. Ghilani, Paul R. WolfUpdated throughout, this highly readable best-seller presents basic concepts and practical material in each of the areas fundamental to modern surveying (geomatics) practice. Its depth and breadth are ideal for self-study. Includes a new Chapter 16 on Kinematic GPS. Features several new sections on machine control, localization of GPS surveys, and construction staking using GPS added to Chapters 16, 19, and 23. Moves Astronomical observations chapter to Appendix C to reflect that in recent years, kinematic GPS has replaced astronomical observations for position and azimuth. Emphasizes total
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Statistics: A Guide to the Unknown - Roxy Peck, George Casella, George W. CobbThis collection of intriguing essays describes important applications of statistics and probability in many fields. Instead of teaching methods, the essays illustrate past accomplishments and current uses of statistics and probability. Surveys, questionnaires, experiments, and observational studies are also presented to help the student better understand the importance of the influence of statistics on each topic covered within the separate essays. The overarching goal of STATISTICS: A GUIDE TO THE UNKNOWN is to demonstrate the wide use and importance of statistics through an integrated set of