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July
New GRE Verbal Workbook - Kaplan Inc.NEW FOR AUGUST 2011 TEST CHANGE! Kaplan New GRE Exam Verbal Workbook comprehensively addresses the test changes in the verbal section of the GRE Revised General Test. Fully revised and updated, Kaplan New GRE Verbal Workbook contains 75 percent all-new content, 50 percent new practice questions, and brand new strategies for new question types. This powerful combination makes the Kaplan New GRE Verbal Workbook a highly effective way to prepare for the verbal section of the GRE Revised General Test. Kaplan New GRE Verbal Workbook includes: Overview of the new GRE Revised General Test verbal
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July
1001 Questions in MCAT Biology - Alex Merkulov1001 Questions in MCAT Biology provides 101 practice passages and 1001 question covering all biology topics tested by the MCAT. Answers and explanations are provided in the back of the book.
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July
Fast-Food Operations and Their Management - Stephen D. BallCompiled from contributions by a group of people involved in researching a fast food database, produced by Jordans. The book represents a survey of the fast-food sector and fast-food operations, and examines the issues confronting managers, with emphasis on delivery as well as production systems.
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July
The Speaker's Handbook - Jo Sprague, Douglas StuartAs the first text of its kind, THE SPEAKER'S HANDBOOK has established itself as both an invaluable reference for the individual speaker and an excellent textbook for use in the public speaking course. Sprague and Stuart give careful consideration to key cultural, educational, and technology trends to provide not only exceptionally efficient blocks of text that reflect the most recent research, but also abundant examples-including a new collection of sample speeches. Each chapter within THE SPEAKER'S HANDBOOK'S eight tabbed parts can stand alone, enabling you to quickly consult just the section of
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July
Principles and Labs for Fitness and Wellness - Werner W.K. Hoeger, Sharon A. HoegerDiscover your own personal fitness and wellness stories with Hoeger/Hoeger's PRINCIPLES AND LABS FOR FITNESS AND WELLNESS, 11th Edition. This book takes a personalized approach that guides you through the development of an attainable and enjoyable fitness and wellness program. The authors provide current, practical information and tips on health and fitness topics, from nutrition and stress management to flexibility and strength. PRINCIPLES AND LABS FOR FITNESS AND WELLNESS offers a variety of resources, including exercise videos, case studies, and portable reference cards, to turn active learning
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July
Savage Inequalities: Children in America's Schools - Jonathan KozolNational Book Award-winning author Jonathan Kozol presents his shocking account of the American educational system in this stunning "New York Times" bestseller, which has sold more than 250,000 hardcover copies."An impassioned book, laced with anger and indignation, about how our public education system scorns so many of our children." "--New York Times Book Review"
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July
Topics in Contemporary Mathematical Physics - Kai S. LamThis textbook, pitched at the advanced-undergraduate to beginning-graduate level, focuses on mathematical topics of relevance in contemporary physics that are not usually covered in texts at the same level. Its main purpose is to help students appreciate and take advantage of the modern trend of very productive symbiosis between physics and mathematics. Three major areas are covered: (1) linear operators; (2) group representations and Lie algebra representations; and (3) topology and differential geometry. The features of this work include: an exposition style which is a fusion of those common in
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July
Women in Asia: Restoring Women to History - Barbara N. Ramusack, Sharon Sievers"These four volumes in this major series... provide a single-source reference to the status of the field of women's history and to ways that the field can be expanded.... A basic set for all academic libraries." --Library Journal Academic Newswire Writing on South and Southeast Asia, Ramusack surveys both the prescriptive roles and lived experiences of women, as well as the construction of gender from the period of the early states to the 1990s. Sievers presents an overview of women's participation in the histories of China, Japan, and Korea from prehistory to the modern period.
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July
From Alpha to Omega: Ancillary Exercises - Jon Bruss, BrussDesigned to accompany Anne H. Groton’s From Alpha to Omega, Fourth Edition, this book of ancillary exercises reinforces grammatical and syntactical knowledge, helps develop an operational vocabulary, and improves oral proficiency. Ancillary Exercises presents concepts from the textbook in new ways, helping students overcome any problem-areas. Instructors can use the exercises in class, or since answers are provided in the back of Ancillary Exercises, students can practice on their own time and at their own pace.