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April
Boundary-Layer Theory - Hermann SchlichtingThis text is the translation and revision of Schlichting's classic text in boundary layer theory. The main areas covered are laws of motion for a viscous fluid, laminar boundary layers, transition and turbulence, and turbulent boundary layers.
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Principles of Anatomy and Physiology - Gerard J. Tortora, Bryan H. DerricksonThe eleventh edition of Principles of Anatomy and Physiology marks a new milestone in the publication of the phenomenally successful Principles of Anatomy and Physiology. Bryan Derrickson of Valencia Community College in Orlando, Florida joins Jerry Tortora as a co-author, bringing his background and expertise in physiology in balance with Jerry's focus on anatomy. The authors have maintained in the text the superb balance between structure and function and continue to emphasize the correlations between normal physiology and pathophysiology, normal anatomy and pathology, and homeostasis and
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The Satyricon - Petronius Arbiter, P.G. WalshSatyricon (or Satyrica) is a Latin work of fiction in a mixture of prose & poetry (prosimetrum). It's thought to have been written by Gaius Petronius Arbiter, tho the manuscript tradition identifies the author as a certain Titus Petronius. As with the Metamorphoses of Apuleius, classicists often describe it as a Roman novel, without necessarily implying continuity with the modern literary form. Surviving portions of the text detail the misadventures of the narrator, Encolpius, & his lover, a handsome 16-year-old boy, Giton. Throughout the novel, Encolpius has a hard time keeping his lover
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Ethics in Public Relations: Responsible Advocacy - Kathy FitzpatrickEthics in Public Relations: Responsible Advocacy is the first book to identify universal principles of responsible advocacy in public relations. In this engaging book, editors Kathy Fitzpatrick and Carolyn Bronstein bring together prominent authorities in the field to address theoretic and practical issues that illustrate the broad scope and complexity of responsible advocacy in 21st-century public relations.
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The Prince - Niccolò Machiavelli, Adolph Caso, Rufus Goodwin, Benjamin MartinezTHE PRINCE was written by Niccolo' Machiavelli in the 1500s. It has continued to be a best seller in many languages. Presently, it is translated into modern English, with illustrations by Benjamin Martinez and an Introduction by Adolph Cso. The Prince is a classic book that explores the attainment, maintenance, and utilization of political power in the western world. Machiavelli wrote The Prince to demonstrate his skill in the art of the state, presenting advice on how a prince might acquire and hold power. Machiavelli defended the notion of rule by force rather than by law. Accordingly, The
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April
Essentials of International Relations - Karen A. MingstEssentails of Internatioanl Relations covers the field's core concepts and offers professors the freedom to supplement their courses with additional texts from the Norton Series in World Politics. This second edition features new chapters on globalizing issues, addressing scarcity of resources, growing populations and cross-cultural ethics. An accessible and authoritative coverage, this text should provide students with the analytical tools they need for study in this dynamic field.
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Art of Computer Programming, Volume 2: Seminumerical Algorithms - Donald Ervin Knuth"The bible of all fundamental algorithms and the work that taught many of today's software developers most of what they know about computer programming." --"Byte," September 1995 "I can't begin to tell you how many pleasurable hours of study and recreation they have afforded me! I have pored over them in cars, restaurants, at work, at home... and even at a Little League game when my son wasn't in the line-up." --Charles Long "If you think you're a really good programmer... read [Knuth's]" Art of Computer Programming... "You should definitely send me a resume if you can read the whole thing."
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Calculus: Concepts and Applications - Paul A. FoersterFrom John Kenley, Clemson University, "This book's material is presented in an easily understood fashion, with ample technology- based examples and exercises." The student will learn techniques to solve problems using technology as well as how to do calculus on paper or in their head.
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A History of Interior Design - John F. PileMuch like the history of art, the history of interior design encompasses numerous styles, movements and the international political and social developments that have informed or challenged its evolution. This lavishly illustrated book will be of interest to anyone who appreciates interior design as well as antiques, furniture design, textiles, decorative objects and the general evolution of the space where we work and live. The new edition contains 150 new photos, 35 new line drawings, 32 more pages, making it more lavish than the first. A companion web site filled with even more images is also
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The Norton Anthology of English Literature, Vol. E: The Victorian Age - M.H. Abrams, Stephen Greenblatt, Catherine Robson, James Simpson, Jon Stallworthy, Jack Stillinger, Carol T. Christ, Lawrence Lipking, Jahan Ramazani, George M. Logan, Alfred David, KFirmly grounded by the hallmark strengths of all Norton Anthologies thorough and helpful introductory matter, judicious annotation, complete texts wherever possible The Norton Anthology of English Literature has been revitalized in this Eighth Edition through the collaboration between six new editors and six seasoned ones. Under the direction of Stephen Greenblatt, General Editor, the editors have reconsidered all aspects of the anthology to make it an even better teaching tool.