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October
Written on the Body - Jeanette WintersonThe most beguilingly seductive novel to date from the author of The Passion and Sexing the Cherry. Winterson chronicles the consuming affair between the narrator, who is given neither name nor gender, and the beloved, a complex and confused married woman. "At once a love story and a philosophical meditation."--New York Times Book Review.
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October
Competent Christian Counseling, Volume One: Foundations and Practice of Compassionate Soul Care - Timothy ClintonThe authoritative new reference guide that equips counselors, pastors and church leaders, and caregivers for an effective ministry of soul care. Under the guidance of the highly respected American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC), more than 40 leading Christian professionals have come together to provide this comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date reference guide for professional and lay counselors, pastors, and leaders in training. Competent Christian Counseling offers you: • the best contributions on spiritual formation and pastoral care from Scripture as well as from giants of
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October
Romanticism: An Anthology - Duncan WuThe second edition of Romanticism: An Anthology is widely regarded as the most comprehensive collection available of poetry and prose by the British Romantics. This magnificent Anthology is now available as a package with David Miall and Duncan Wu's revolutionary Romanticism: The CD-ROM. Both works reflect recent developments in Romantic scholarship, particularly in the expansion of the literary canon. Alongside unabridged texts from canonical writers are works by women and writers in other genres, including political and philosophical writers, diarists, painters, broadside-balladeers, reviewers
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October
College Algebra (5th Edition) (Dugopolski Precalculus Series) - Mark DugopolskiDugopolski’s College Algebra, Fifth Edition gives readers the essential strategies to help them develop the comprehension and confidence they need to be successful in this course. Readers will find enough carefully placed learning aids and review tools to help them do the math without getting distracted from their objectives. Regardless of their goals beyond the course, all readers will benefit from Dugopolski’s emphasis on problem solving and critical thinking, which is enhanced by the addition of nearly 1,000 exercises in this edition.
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October
Encountering Missionary Life and Work: Preparing for Intercultural Ministry - Tom Steffen, Lois McKinney DouglasThis new volume in the award-winning Encountering Mission series is for current and future missionaries. It provides practical guidance regarding getting ready for the mission field and the realities of life on the field. The authors are well qualified to write such a manual, each having served as a missionary for more than twenty years and each having taught missions in seminary. The authors begin by examining the contemporary context for missions, including the recognition that the world's mission fields are in constant and often rapid change. They then discuss aspects of preparing oneself for
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October
Maus, I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History - Art SpiegelmanA story of a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe and his son, a cartoonist who tries to come to terms with his father's story and history itself.
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October
Calculus: A Complete Course - Robert A. AdamsAdams' Calculus is aimed at the upper end of the three semester calculus course.
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October
Logic and Computer Design Fundamentals - M. Morris Mano, Charles R. KimeFEATURES/BENEFITS NEW—Many new sections on VHDL and Verilog—Includes separate discussions dedicated to VHDL or Verilog on: combinational design; sequential circuits; registers; datapaths; multipliers; and more. Provides the reader with a basic introduction to either of the two hardware description languages used to design in today's computer industry. NEW—125 additional pages on book's website on VHDL and Verilog— Includes additional explanatory material, VHDL and Verilog-based problems, and all source files for VHDL and Verilog examples. NEW—40% changed or new problems. Gives many
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October
Basic Connections: Making Your Japanese Flow (Power Japanese Series) (Kodansha's Children's Classics) - Kakuko ShojiBasic Connections provides basic information about expressions and usages that facilitate the flow of ideas and thoughts in written and spoken Japanese. It explains how words and phrases dovetail, how clauses pair up with other clauses, how sentences come together to create harmonious paragraphs. Since this is a book about the basics it starts with the fundamentals, explaining first the two types of Japanese sentence-"A is B" and "A does B." Then it proceeds to the problem of the modifier and the modified-a matter of "which is which." Wa and ga naturally get considerable play; after all, it is
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October
Norton Recorded Anthology of Western Music, Volume 2: Classic to Twentieth Century - J. Peter BurkholderA Concise Edition of the recordings, with selected works from the anthology on one six-CD set, is also available.