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September
Statistical Methods In Hydrology - Charles Thomas HaanThis classic text and reference has been totally revised, redesigned, and comprehensively updated for the new millennium and beyond--bound in a new, revamped hardcover version. Inside, the reader will find improved coverage of time series analysis by the addition of a treatment of IRIMA models, improved coverage of regression with the addition of consideration of multicollinarity and correlated errors, increased material on Bayesian statistics, and a major section on the use of statistics in hydrologic and water quality modeling; which includes sensitivity analysis, Monte Carlo simulation, First
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September
Muslim Lives in Eastern Europe: Gender, Ethnicity, and the Transformation of Islam in Postsocialist Bulgaria - Kristen Ghodsee"Muslim Lives in Eastern Europe" examines how gender identities were reconfigured in a Bulgarian Muslim community following the demise of Communism and an influx of international aid from the Islamic world. Kristen Ghodsee conducted extensive ethnographic research among a small population of Pomaks, Slavic Muslims living in the remote mountains of southern Bulgaria. After Communism fell in 1989, Muslim minorities in Bulgaria sought to rediscover their faith after decades of state-imposed atheism. But instead of returning to their traditionally heterodox roots, isolated groups of Pomaks embraced a
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September
College Algebra - Jerome E. Kaufmann, Karen L. SchwittersKnown for a clear and concise exposition, numerous examples, and plentiful problem sets, Jerome E. Kaufmann and Karen L. Schwitters's COLLEGE ALGEBRA, Seventh Edition, is an easy-to-use book that focuses on building technique and helping students hone their problem-solving skills. The seventh edition focuses on solving equations, inequalities, and problems; and on developing graphing techniques and using the concept of a function. Updated with new application problems and examples throughout, the seventh edition is accompanied by a robust collection of teaching and learning resources, including
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September
As You Like It - William ShakespeareAs You Like It is a pastoral comedy by William Shakespeare believed to have been written in 1599 or early 1600 and first published in the First Folio, 1623. The play's first performance is uncertain, though a performance at Wilton House in 1603 has been suggested as a possibility. As You Like It follows its heroine Rosalind as she flees persecution in her uncle's court, accompanied by her cousin Celia and Touchstone the court jester, to find safety and, eventually, love, in the Forest of Arden. Historically, critical response has varied, with some critics finding the work of lesser quality than
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September
Reading Latin: Grammar, Vocabulary and Exercises - Peter Jones, Keith C. SidwellReading Latin is a Latin course designed to help mature beginners read Latin fluently and intelligently, primarily in the context of classical culture, but with some mediaeval Latin too. It does this in three ways; it encourages reading of continuous texts from the start; it offers generous help with translation at every stage; and it integrates the learning of Classical Latin with an appreciation of the influence of the Latin language upon English and European culture from Antiquity to the present. The Text, richly illustrated, consists at the start of carefully graded adaptations from original
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September
American Immigration: A Very Short Introduction - David A. GerberAmericans have come from every corner of the globe, and they have been brought together by a variety of historical processes--conquest, colonialism, the slave trade, territorial acquisition, and voluntary immigration. A thoughtful look at immigration, anti-immigration sentiments, and the motivations and experiences of the migrants themselves, this book offers a compact but wide-ranging look at one of America's persistent hot-button issues. Historian David Gerber begins by examining the many legal efforts to curb immigration and to define who is and is not an American, ranging from the
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September
How Languages Are Learned - Patsy M. Lightbown, Nina SpadaAn introduction to the main theories of first and second language acquisition (now in a new, updated edition). Unlike many introductions to the field of language acquisition research, How Languages are Learned does not assume that you are already familiar with research methods or theories. This makes it especially suitable if you are a trainee teacher or a practising teacher working independently to develop your professional knowledge. It is written in a clear, readable style without unnecessary technical jargon - this has helped to make it a standard text for trainee teachers throughout the
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September
Western Europe Phrasebook - Mikel Edorta Morris Pagoeta, Rob Van Driesum, Izaskun Arretxe, Chris Andrews, James Kenkin, Paul Hellander, Tassos Douvartzides, Sean O'Riain, Sally Steward, Isabel MourinhoOrder almoco on Portugal, visit the strand in Holland, find the guichet in France, enjoy a uisce beatha in Ireland and get an alfombra in Spain. With all the words and phrases you need, this handy phrasebook is the ideal travel companion.
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September
Understanding the Arizona Constitution - Toni McCloryAn authoritative guide to Arizona government— written in plain language! How do laws make their way through the state legislature? What are the specific powers of the governor? How do the courts make public policy? Can citizens change the constitution? A leading lawyer and college educator who was an assistant attorney general through six governors, Toni McClory has written a definitive guide to Arizona government that is as comprehensive as it is easy to understand. It provides a thorough explanation of the state's constitution and shows the impact that its unique features have had on the