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November
The Art of Electronics - Paul Horowitz, Winfield HillThis is the thoroughly revised and updated Second Edition of the single, authoritative text and reference on electronic circuit design--both analog and digital. It emphasizes the methods actually used by circuit designers--a combination of some basic laws, rules of thumb, and a large bag of tricks. This completely new edition responds to the breakneck pace of change in electronics with a large number of new and revised topics.
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November
Retailing Management - Michael Levy, Barton A. WeitzTaking a strategic perspective, this text covers developments in retailing, and aims to reflect the changing job market with the centralization of the buying function and limited jobs for buyers. There are new chapters on electronic retailing and company web addresses are provided.
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November
MGMT4 - Chuck WilliamsCreated through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process with more than 150 students and faculty, MGMT4 2011 EDITION offers an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. This paperback combines the latest developments and core management concepts in a streamlined book that reads like a business periodical. Powerful content as well as multimedia resources, such as MP3 review podcasts, online quizzing, videos and an eBook, encourage interactive learning and management success.
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November
Robust Adaptive Beamforming - Jian LiThe latest research and developments in robust adaptive beamforming Recent work has made great strides toward devising robust adaptive beamformers that vastly improve signal strength against background noise and directional interference. This dynamic technology has diverse applications, including radar, sonar, acoustics, astronomy, seismology, communications, and medical imaging. There are also exciting emerging applications such as smart antennas for wireless communications, handheld ultrasound imaging systems, and directional hearing aids. Robust Adaptive Beamforming compiles the theories and
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November
The IVP Introduction to the Bible - Philip S. JohnstonThe Bible is a truly wonderful book.Millions of Christians through the ages and across the world have treasured it as their most valued possession, often insisting that anyone can pick up the Bible and read and understand it for themselves. But many of the details remain fuzzy until we find out more about their historical or literary setting.The IVP Introduction to the Bible is intended to reduce the fuzziness, in two ways: First, by providing background information to the whole Bible and each testament, as well as the gap between the testaments.Second, by introducing all the main sections of the
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November
The Armenian People From Ancient to Modern Times, Volume I: The Dynastic Periods: From Antiquity to the Fourteenth Century - Richard G. HovannisianEdited by the leading historian of the Republic of Armenia, this is the definitive history of an extraordinary country - from its earliest foundations, through the Crusades, the resistance to Ottoman and Tsarist rule, the collapse of the independent state, its brief re-emergence after World War I, its subjugation by the Bolsheviks, and the establishment of the new Republic in 1991. Written by the foremost experts on each period in Armenia's history, this book is a major contribution to understanding the complexities of Transcaucasia. Armenia is a cradle of civilization situated on one of the
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November
Student Activities Manual for Adler/Proctor II/Towne's Looking Out, Looking In, 11th - Ronald B. Adler, Russell F. Proctor II, Neil TowneWritten by Mary O. Wiemann, Santa Barbara City College. This Activities Manual/Study Guide contains more than fifty class-tested exercises and more than five hundred study test items designed to build understanding of principles and proficiency in skills introduced in the book. Each chapter in the Activities Manual/Study Guide parallels the corresponding chapter in Looking Out, Looking In.
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November
Does The Center Hold?: An Introduction to Western Philosophy - Donald D. Palmer"Does the Center Hold?" is an entertaining, topically-organized introductory text with more than 500 original illustrations. The ideas and issues typically covered in introductory courses are presented here in a remarkably accessible and enjoyable manner. The author demonstrates that serious philosophical inquiry may be perplexing but is ultimately enlightening and liberating.
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November
The Real Jesus: The Misguided Quest for the Historical Jesus & the Truth of the Traditional Gospels - Luke Timothy JohnsonThe Real Jesus—the first book to challenge the findings of the Jesus Seminar, the controversial group of two hundred scholars who claim Jesus only said 18 percent of what the Gospels attribute to him—"is at the center of the newest round in what has been called the Jesus Wars" (Peter Steinfels, New York Times). Drawing on the best biblical and historical scholarship, respected New Testament scholar Luke Timothy Johnson demonstrates that the "real Jesus" is the one experienced in the present through faith rather than the one found in speculative historical reconstructions. A new preface by the
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November
Organic Chemistry I for Dummies - Arthur WinterA plain-English guide to one of the toughest science courses around Organic chemistry is rated among the most difficult courses that students take and is frequently the cause of washout among pre-med, medical, and nursing students. This book is an easy-to-understand and fun reference to this challenging subject. It explains the principles of organic chemistry in simple terms and includes worked-out problems to help readers get up to speed on the basics.