02
April
Substance & Style: Instruction and Practice in Copyediting - Mary StoughtonStoughton not only demonstrates the "how" aspect of good editing but answers the questions "why" these rules apply. This book inspires, clarifies, nurtures and teaches, painlessly. It provides mental tools that are easy -- and dare I say it? -- fun to use to improve your writing and editing.
02
April
Bantam New College Spanish/English Dictionary - Edwin Bucher WilliamsNo other portable Spanish & English paperbound dictionary offers you so much for your money. With 736 pages and more than 80,000 entries, it is the most comprehensive Spanish & English dictionary of its kind, designed by a foremost authority for the greatest convenience and use. It includes thousands of modern words and phrases that you won’t find anywhere else. Among the special features included in this new edition: concise Spanish grammar, with a full list of irregular verbs; rules for the use of plurals and articles; detailed guides to Spanish pronunciation and word gender; Latin
02
April
Introduction to Horse Biology - Zoe DaviesMany students have only a limited knowledge of biology before starting a variety of equine courses, from BHS stages to National Certificate and Diploma and HND/degree. Introduction to Horse Biology provides all the information students of equine subjects require, particularly those without a GCSE or A level in biology. This book will be invaluable to all students of equine subjects including First Diploma, National Diploma, National Certificate, Higher National Diploma and Higher National Certificate and all students studying for BHS or other equine related examinations. It is also ideal for
02
April
Principles of Chemistry: A Molecular Approach - Nivaldo J. TroGreat chemistry comes in small packages--and this brief new volume helps readers discover the excitement and relevance of chemistry.In this innovative book, acclaimed author Niva Trofocuses exclusively on the core concepts of general chemistry without sacrificing depth or relevance. A unique integration of macroscopic, molecular, and symbolic illustrations help readers visualize the various dimensions of chemistry; and Tro's engaging writing style captures the reader's attention with relevant applications. MasteringChemistry walks readers through problem solving, while promoting understanding of
02
April
Sarah's Key - Tatiana de RosnayParis, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel' d'Hiv' roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother in a cupboard in the family's apartment, thinking that she will be back within a few hours. Paris, May 2002: On Vel' d'Hiv's 60th anniversary, journalist Julia Jarmond is asked to write an article about this black day in France's past. Through her contemporary investigation, she stumbles onto a trail of long-hidden family secrets that connect her to Sarah. Julia finds herself compelled to retrace the girl's ordeal, from
02
April
Teaching English as a Foreign Language for Dummies - Michelle MaxomMaking Everything Easier!"Teaching English as a Foreign Language for Dummies" Learn to: Put an EFL course programme together from scratchLet your students loose in skills classes - from reading to listeningDeliver grammar lessons in a logical and intuitive wayCope with different age groups and capabilities Your one-stop guide to a career that will take you places If you thought that teaching a language that's second nature to you would be easy, think again! Explaining grammar, or teaching correct pronunciation while simultaneously developing your own skills as a teacher can be a huge challenge.
02
April
Imperium - Ryszard Kapuściński, Klara GlowczewskaRyszard Kapuściński's last book, The Soccer War -a revelation of the contemporary experience of war — prompted John le Carre to call the author "the conjurer extraordinary of modern reportage." Now, in Imperium, Kapuściński gives us a work of equal emotional force and evocative power: a personal, brilliantly detailed exploration of the almost unfathomably complex Soviet empire in our time.He begins with his own childhood memories of the postwar Soviet occupation of Pinsk, in what was then Poland's eastern frontier ("something dreadful and incomprehensible...in this world that I enter at seven
02
April
Anatomy & Physiology - Rod R. Seeley, Philip Tate, Trent D. StephensAnatomy and Physiology is designed to help students develop a solid, basic understanding of anatomy and physiology without an encyclopedic presentation of detail. Great care has been taken to select important concepts and to perfectly describe the anatomy of cells, organs, and organ systems. The plan that has been followed for eight editions of this text is to combine clear and accurate descriptions of anatomy with precise explanations of how structures function and examples of how they work together to maintain life. To emphasize the concepts of anatomy and physiology, the authors provide
02
April
Political Thought in America: An Anthology - Michael B. LevyThis comprehensive collection brings together the writings and speeches of statesmen, jurists, clergymen, reformers, and politically active academics who have provided Americans with a real, if unique, tradition of political theory. As inheritors of European intellectual traditions, American theorists have often borrowed from foreign ideas and creatively applied them to American circumstances. They have always attempted to persuade in order to support a new course of public action. The structure of this volume follows the perception that American political thought is a public, practically directed