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January
More Math into LaTeX - George GrätzerP"Grätzer's book is a solution."p-European Mathematical Society NewsletterppFor close to two decades, Math into Latex has been the standard introduction and complete reference for writing articles and books containing mathematical formulas. In this fourth edition, the reader is provided with important updates on articles and books. An important new topic is discussed#58; transparencies (computer projections).pKey features of More Math into Latex, 4th edition#58;p- Installation instructions for PC and Mac usersp- An example-based, visual approach and a gentle introduction with the Short Coursep- A
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January
Oxford Guide To British And American Culture - Jonathan CrowtherThis volume is a guide to all aspects of British and American culture, for learners of English, in language that's easy to understand.
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January
Im Spiegel Der Literatur - Brigitte M. Turneaure, Turneaure, Bridgette M. TurnearueThirty-two selections, spanning from 1900 to 1990, from turn-of-the-century romantic tales to sketches of street life during the "velvet revolution" of 1989. Stories are arranged in order of publication. A variety of short-prose forms-short story, surrealist story, parable, anecdote, novella, fairy tale, and experimental texts-provide a range of lengths and level of difficulty. Generous representation of major authors, among them, Rilke, Mann, Hesse, Kafka, and Brecht, works by women (eight selections), and writers from different German-speaking cultures and countries-Austria, Switzerland,
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January
Someplace Like America: Tales from the New Great Depression - Dale Maharidge, Bruce Springsteen, Michæl S. WilliamsonIn Someplace Like America, writer Dale Maharidge and photographer Michael S. Williamson take us to the working-class heart of America, bringing to life—through shoe leather reporting, memoir, vivid stories, stunning photographs, and thoughtful analysis—the deepening crises of poverty and homelessness. The story begins in 1980, when the authors joined forces to cover the America being ignored by the mainstream media—people living on the margins and losing their jobs as a result of deindustrialization. Since then, Maharidge and Williamson have traveled more than half a million miles to investigate
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January
Good Snakekeeping: A Comprehensive Guide to All Things Serpentine - Philip  PurserThis comprehensive guide contains entries on more than 35 snake species, from those commonly availableto subspecies and related species, desirable rarer species, and even species to avoid altogether. Written by an expert snake keeper, the chapters detail the natural range, habitat, pet suitability, and specific care requirements of different snakes. The book also discusses creating habitats for pet snakes, including cage types, substrates, heating, lighting, humidity, and terrarium fixtures, and provides instructions for setting up the enclosure for desert, forest, rainforest, and semi-aquatic
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January
Lost Names: Scenes from a Korean Boyhood - Richard E. KimIn this classic tale, Richard Kim paints seven vivid scenes from a boyhood and early adolescence in Korea at the height of the Japanese occupation, 1932 to 1945. Taking its title from the grim fact that the occupiers forced the Koreans to renounce their own names and adopt Japanese names instead, the book follows one Korean family through the Japanese occupation to the surrender of the Japanese empire. Lost Names is at once a loving memory of family and a vivid portrayal of life in a time of anguish.
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January
Ruby Moon - Matt Cameron'It had been one of those scorching summer days. Sprinklers swivelled to a hypnotic beat, cicadas pulsed to the shimmering heat, the concrete was caramel under your feet and the ice-cream van turned slow motion into our dead-end street'. Matt Cameron's arresting new play begins like a fairytale - but ends somewhere else entirely.
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January
French: First Year - Eli BlumeBook by Blume, Eli
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January
The Psychology of Associative Learning - David ShanksIt is hard to think of any significant aspect of our lives that is not influenced by what we have learned in the past. Of fundamental importance is our ability to learn the ways in which events are related to one another, called associative learning. This book provides a fresh look at associative learning theory and reviews extensively the advances made over the past twenty years. The Psychology of Associative Learning begins by establishing that the human associative learning system is rational in the sense that it accurately represents event relationships. David Shanks goes on to consider the
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January
Critique of Pure Reason - Immanuel Kant, Paul Guyer, Allen W. WoodThis entirely new translation of Critique of Pure Reason is the most accurate and informative English translation ever produced of this epochal philosophical text. Though its simple, direct style will make it suitable for all new readers of Kant, the translation displays a philosophical and textual sophistication that will enlighten Kant scholars as well. This translation recreates as far as possible a text with the same interpretative nuances and richness as the original. This translation of Kant's Critique is a superb volume that forms the heart of Cambridge's excellent series of translations