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Craniosacral Therapy II: Beyond the Dura - John E. Upledger, Lillian L. BenskyCraniosacral Therapy II: Beyond the Dura marks yet another step in understanding the craniosacral system and its significance in the clinic. Building on concepts set forth in his pioneering work Cranioscacral Therapy, Dr. Upledger further explores the anatomical and physiological bases and clinical implications of several important aspects of the craniosacral system. The first chapter looks at the cranial nerves and how they can be effectively influenced by craniosacral therapy. In the second chapter, the author, through words and pictures, dissects the fascial anatomy of the neck from the
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Core Java 2, Volume I--Fundamentals (Core Series) - Cay S. Horstmann, Gary CornellBook Description Completely revised and up-to-date coverage of Generic programming, restrictions and limitations, type bounds, wilcard types, and generic reflection Swing GUI development, including input validation and other enhancements Exception handling and debugging, including chained exceptions, stack frames, assertions, and logging Streams and files, the new I/O API, memory-mapped files, file locking, and character set encoders/decoders Regular expressions using the powerful java.util.regex package Inner classes, reflection, and dynamic proxies Application packaging and the Preferences API
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iGenetics: A Mendelian Approach - Peter J. Russell"iGenetics: A Mendelian Approach" reflects the dynamic nature of modern genetics by emphasizing an experimental, inquiry-based approach with a solid treatment of many research experiments. 1. Genetics: An Introduction, Mendelian Genetics, Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance, Extensions of Mendelian Genetic Principles, Quantitative Genetics, Gene Mapping in Eukaryotes, Advanced Gene Mapping in Eukaryotes, Variations in Chromosome Structure and Number, Genetics of Bacteria and Bacteriophages, DNA: The Genetic Material, DNA Replication, Gene Control of Proteins, Gene Expression: Transcription, Gene
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The Hours - Michael CunninghamThe Hours tells the story of three women: Virginia Woolf, beginning to write Mrs. Dalloway as she recuperates in a London suburb with her husband in 1923; Clarissa Vaughan, beloved friend of an acclaimed poet dying from AIDS, who in modern-day New York is planning a party in his honor; and Laura Brown, in a 1949 Los Angeles suburb, who slowly begins to feel the constraints of a perfect family and home. By the end of the novel, these three stories intertwine in remarkable ways, and finally come together in an act of subtle and haunting grace. The Hours is the winner of the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for
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Diet & Nutrition: A Holistic Approach - Rudolph BallentineBringing together the latest scientific research and cross-cultural data, Dr. Ballentine resolves conflicting views on such controversial issues as the link between modern diet, cancer, and heart disease; the use and misuse of vitamin and mineral supplementation; how much protein is enough; the bran controversy; the "sugar story; " raw vs. cooked; vegetarianism vs. omnivorism; additives and preservatives and much more.
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Organic and Biochemistry for Today - SPENCER SEAGER, Michael SlabaughYou will quickly gain a comprehensive understanding of chemistry with this new Sixth Edition of ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY FOR TODAY. Using real-life applications and interactive technology tools, this text will show you how chemistry relates to health science. The thorough integration of online assessment and learning tools turns study time into experiences with chemistry--helping you gain true comprehension of chemical concepts. ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY FOR TODAY will help dispel any fear you may have of chemistry as it helps you appreciate the role chemistry plays in our daily lives through a
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Chinese Brush Animals - Lucy WangWelcome to the expressive world of Chinese brush painting! This complete kit makes it easy to start exploring this elegant Asian art form because it comes with everything a beginning artist needs—from a set of high quality materials to comprehensive instruction. The full-color project book covers the basics—such as how to handle the brush, create Chinese brushstrokes, and combine basic strokes—before delving into simple step-by-step lessons that give would-be artists a chance to apply their newfound knowledge. The clear instructions and detailed illustrations guide the reader stroke by stroke
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Ferdydurke - Witold Gombrowicz, Danuta BorchardtFerdydurke Text by Witold Gombrowicz Translated by Danuta Borchardt Won the 2001 National Translation Award given by the American Literary Translators Association In this bitterly funny novel by the renowned Polish author Witold Gombrowicz. a writer finds himself tossed into a chaotic world of schoolboys by a diabolical professor who wishes to reduce him to childishness. Originally published in Poland in 1937. Ferdydurke became an instant literary sensation and catapulted the young author to fame. Deemed scandalous and subversive by Nazis. Stalinists. and the Polish Communist regime in turn.