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October
Classical Tragedy - Greek and Roman: Eight Plays with Critical Essays - Robert W. Corrigan, Hal Leonard Publishing Company(Applause Books). A collection of eight plays along with accompanying critical essays. Includes: "The Oresteia" Aeschylus; "Prometheus Bound" Aeschylus; "Oedipus the King" Sophocles; "Antigone" Sophocles; "Medea" Euripides; "The Bakkhai" Euripides; "Oedipus" Seneca; "Medea" Seneca.
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October
Diseases of Trees and Shrubs - Wayne A. Sinclair, Howard H. LyonAssociation of American Publishers Professional and Scholarly Division Award Winner (Life Sciences) First published in 1987, Diseases of Trees and Shrubs has become a standard reference for plant health specialists, plant diagnosticians, horticulturists, arborists, foresters, and their students. Now thoroughly revised, fully updated, and illustrated with more than 2,200 digitally optimized color images in 261 full-color plates and more than 350 black-and-white photographs and drawings, the second edition is an unrivalled survey of the diseases of forest and shade trees and woody ornamental plants
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October
Employment Law for Business - Dawn Bennett-AlexanderBennett-Alexander and Hartmans Employment Law for Business, 5/e addresses law and employment decisions from a managerial perspective. It is intended to instruct students on how to manage effectively and efficiently with full comprehension of the legal ramifications of their decisions. Students are shown how to analyze employment law facts using concrete examples of management-related legal dilemmas that do not present clear-cut solutions. The methods of arriving at resolutions are emphasized, so that when the facts of the workplace problem are not quite the same, the student can still reach a good
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October
Evaluation: Obtaining and Interpreting Data - Jim Hinojosa, Paula KramerAccountability, full engagement of clients in their treatment, emphasis on quality of life, and movement away from inpatient care all have contributed to significant changes in how occupational therapists and other health care providers view the evaluation process and the methods by which they evaluate. Thus, we now find ourselves struggling to perfect a process that can provide us with all the information we and our clients require. Further, the current health care system is changing rapidly and is so focused on costs and outcomes that every profession must establish value in no uncertain terms.
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October
Neal Schuman Library Technology Companion: A Basic Guide for Library Staff - John J. BurkeImprove performance, boost productivity and stay connected with this quintessential guide to the latest library technology topics and tools. Newly revised to include the most recent advancements in the field, this all-in-one resource will guide you on how to successfully conceptualize, purchase, implement and maintain your library's invaluable 'tech' assets. "Booklist"'s editors concluded that the prior edition: '...truly succeeds in elucidating the complexities of library technology and should prove a welcome addition to all libraries'. Author John J. Burke includes updated sections on computers
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October
Racism: A Short History - George M. FredricksonAre antisemitism and white supremacy manifestations of a general phenomenon? Why didn't racism appear in Europe before the fourteenth century, and why did it flourish as never before in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries? Why did the twentieth century see institutionalized racism in its most extreme forms? Why are egalitarian societies particularly susceptible to virulent racism? What do apartheid South Africa, Nazi Germany, and the American South under Jim Crow have in common? How did the Holocaust advance civil rights in the United States? With a rare blend of learning, economy, and cutting
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October
The Museum Educator's Manual: Educators Share Successful Techniques (American Association for State and Local History Books (Paperback)) (American Association for State & Local History) - Anna  Johnson, Kimberly HuberThe role of education in museums has increasingly become a major professional concern. Engaging, informative, and even entertaining programs can make an enormous difference in a museum's popularity, bringing in visitors of all ages, from the local community and beyond. The proliferation of recent publications on museum education and the promotion of workshops and training seminars for museum staff have reinforced the need for creativity, excellence, and accountability in museum educational programs. The Museum Educator's Manual addresses the role museum educators play in today's museums from an
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October
Principles of Life - David M. Hillis, David E. Sadava, H. Craig Heller, Mary V. PriceSinauer Associates and W.H. Freeman are proud to introduce Principles of Life. Written in the spirit of the reform movement that is reinvigorating the introductory majors course, Principles of Life cuts through the thicket of excessive detail and factual minutiae to focus on what matters most in the study of biology today. Students explore the most essential biological ideas and information in the context of the field’s defining experiments, and are actively engaged in analyzing research data. The result is a textbook that is hundreds of pages shorter (and significantly less expensive) than
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October
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas - John BoyneBerlin 1942 When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a promotion and the family must move from their home to a new house far far away, where there is no one to play with and nothing to do. A tall fence running alongside stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people he can see in the distance. But Bruno longs to be an explorer and decides that there must be more to this desolate new place than meets the eye. While exploring his new environment, he meets another boy whose life