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Formal Semantics - Ronnie CannThis accessible introduction to formal, and especially Montague, semantics within a linguistic framework, presupposes no previous background in logic, but takes students step-by-step from simple predicate/argument structures and their interpretation to Montague's intentional logic.
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Understanding Pure Mathematics - A.J. Sadler, D.W.S. ThorningA classic single-volume textbook, popular for its direct and straightforward approach.
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August
Management Basics for Information Professionals - G. Edward Evans, Patricia Layzell WardG. Edward Evans and Patricia Layzell Ward ISBN: 9781555705862 Published: 2007 6 x 9 - 575 pp. - $65.00 Request an Exam Copy WorldCat record Add to LibraryThing DescriptionFree PreviewReviewsCompanion Web Site Completely revised and expanded to reflect the rapidly changing sphere of information services, this comprehensive introduction to the management of libraries builds the basic skills good library managers must exercise. The authors offer an authoritative approach on the fundamental concepts of management while recognizing the diverse needs of different operating environments. This edition
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The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini“It may be unfair, but what happens in a few days, sometimes even a single day, can change the course of a whole lifetime." Khaled Hosseini's #1 New York Times Bestselling Debut Amir is the son of a wealthy Kabul merchant, a member of the ruling caste of Pashtuns. Hassan, his servant and constant companion, is a Hazara, a despised and impoverished caste. Their uncommon bond is torn by Amir's choice to abandon his friend amidst the increasing ethnic, religious, and political tensions of the dying years of the Afghan monarchy, wrenching them far apart. But so strong is the bond between the two
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Basic Greek in 30 Minutes a Day: New Textament Greek Workbook for Laymen - James FoundPresents a self-study introduction to Greek including the alphabet, pronunciation, the meaning of hundreds of words, and outlines of grammar.
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College Algebra - Robert BlitzerThis book presents the traditional content of Precalculus in a manner that answers the age-old question of " When will I ever use this?" Highlighting truly relevant applications, this book presents the material in an easy to teach from/easy to learn from approach. KEY TOPICS" Chapter topics include equations, inequalities, and mathematical models; functions and graphs; polynomial and rational functions; exponential and logarithmic functions; systems of equations and inequalities; matrices and determinants; conic sections; and sequences, induction, and probability. For engineers of every kind,
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Traffic Engineering - Roger P. Roess, Elena S. Prassas, William R. McShaneThis unique book presents comprehensive and in-depth coverage of traffic engineering. KEY TOPICS It discusses all modern topics in traffic engineering, including design, construction, operation, maintenance, and system. For anyone involved in traffic studies, engineering, analysis, and control and operations.
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Traditions & Encounters: A Global Perspective On The Past - Jerry H. Bentley, Herbert F. ZieglerBased on Bentley and Ziegler's best-selling, comprehensive survey text, this book provides a streamlined account of the cultures and interactions that have shaped world history.
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Western Civilization: Volume C: Since 1789 - Jackson J. SpielvogelJoin over one million students who have used Spielvogel's texts to be successful in their Western Civilization course! There's a reason WESTERN CIVILIZATION is the best seller: it makes the "story of history" come alive. Spielvogel's text is also loaded with extras, like "Film and History" features that show you a new approach to studying history. Colorful maps and visuals, plus dramatic first-hand historical accounts, combine to bring to life the stories of the people and events that have shaped Western civilization.