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September
The Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt - W. Stevenson SmithThe civilisation of Ancient Egypt flourished along the fertile banks of the River Nile. It was a civilisation that extended in virtually unbroken continuity from the fourth millennium B.C. to the conquest of Alexander the Great. During this long era of constancy the architectural and artistic styles characteristic of this civilisation changed and developed from period to period and dynasty to dynasty, as this book so vividly shows. Monuments with their wall-reliefs and paintings and treasures and decoration as well as many other works of art are beautifully reproduced in over 400 illustrations,
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September
MATLAB Advanced GUI Development - Scott T. SmithAfter more than 20 years of development, MATLAB has evolved from a powerful matrix calculation application into a universal programming tool used extensively within scientific and engineering communities both commercial and academic. MATLAB versions 6.x and 7.x include functionality for developing advanced graphical user interfaces, GUIs, and real-time animation and graphics. GUI applications offer many advantages for users who wish to solve complex problems by providing interactivity and visual feedback. Some common examples of application areas where GUI development is desirable: .Image and
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September
Business Statistics: A First Course - David M. Levine, Timothy C. Krehbiel, Mark L. BerensonLevine, Krehbiel and Bereson have teamed up once again to present statistical topics in a business-applied context. Introduction and Data Collection; Presenting Data in Tables and Charts; Numerical Descriptive Measures; Basic Probability; Some Important Discrete Probability Distributions; The Normal Distribution and Other Continuous Distributions; Sampling and Sampling Distributions; Confidence Interval Estimation; Fundamentals of Hypothesis Testing; Two Sample Tests and One-Way Anova; Chi-Square Tests; Simple Linear Regression; Multiple Regression; Statistical Applications in Quality
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September
Doing Grammar - Max MorenbergThis practical and compact guide is invaluable for students in advanced grammar courses and essential for all readers seeking to discover how the English language works. The author employs insights from contemporary linguistic theories and builds them into a coherent system firmly rooted in traditional models. Focusing on the idea that students learn grammar by actually "doing grammar," he provides down-to-earth explanations about the composition of English sentences, illustrating them at every step with diagrams and other visual models. The author constructs a sensible, even hospitable, approach
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September
Cost Accounting: A Managerial Emphasis - Charles T. Horngren, Srikant M. Datar, George  FosterHorngren's "Cost Accounting" defined the cost accounting market and continues to innovate today by consistently integrating the most current practice and theory. This acclaimed, number one market-leading book embraces the basic theme of "different costs for different purposes." It reaches beyond cost accounting procedures to consider concepts, analyses, and management. This latest edition of "Cost Accounting "incorporates the latest research and most up-to-date thinking into all relevant chapters. Professional issues related to Management Accounting and Management Accountants are emphasized.
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September
Essentials of Management Information Systems - Kenneth Laudon, Jane LaudonFor undergraduate and graduate MIS courses. An in-depth look at how today's businesses use information technologies. Many businesses look for candidates who know how to use information systems, making a general understanding of information systems an asset to any business student. Laudon and Laudon continue to define the MIS course for all business majors by emphasizing how business objectives shape the application of new information systems and technologies. The ninth edition focuses on currency and cutting-edge topics.
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September
Interest and Prices: Foundations of a Theory of Monetary Policy - Michael WoodfordWith the collapse of the Bretton Woods system, any pretense of a connection of the world's currencies to any real commodity has been abandoned. Yet since the 1980s, most central banks have abandoned money-growth targets as practical guidelines for monetary policy as well. How then can pure "fiat" currencies be managed so as to create confidence in the stability of national units of account? "Interest and Price"s seeks to provide theoretical foundations for a rule-based approach to monetary policy suitable for a world of instant communications and ever more efficient financial markets. In such a
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September
Comparative Government and Politics. An Introduction - Rod Hague & Martin HarropThe classic introduction to political science has been comprehensively updated for this new edition. Retaining the clarity of expression and breadth of coverage that has made it the introduction of choice for generations of students, it provides a lively and up-to-date account of the events and forces shaping politics in today’s interconnected world. Thoroughly updated throughout, new to this edition are separate chapters on theoretical approaches and research strategies in political science, as well as increased coverage of security, media, culture, law and regulation. Carefully designed