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3ds Max 4 for Windows: Visual QuickStart Guide - Michele MatossianThe popular Visual QuickStart Guide format offers clear, step-by-step instructions, hundreds of screen shots, and easy-to-use visual tabs for quick referencing. 3ds max 4: Visual QuickStart Guide leads readers through the basics of MAX. Readers will start out by learning maxs interface, navigation and display tools, and will then move on to modeling and transforming objects; surface mapping; rendering; and creating full-fledged animations. This new edition offers all-new coverage of Maxs updated features, including its new interface design, additional chapters, and a four-color signature
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The City: A Global History - Joel KotkinIf humankind can be said to have a single greatest creation, it would be those places that represent the most eloquent expression of our species�s ingenuity, beliefs, and ideals: the city. In this authoritative and engagingly written account, the acclaimed urbanist and bestselling author examines the evolution of urban life over the millennia and, in doing so, attempts to answer the age-old question: What makes a city great? Despite their infinite variety, all cities essentially serve three purposes: spiritual, political, and economic. Kotkin follows the progression of the city from the early
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The Challenge of Modern Art - Allen LeepaKessinger Publishing is the place to find hundreds of thousands of rare and hard-to-find books with something of interest for everyone
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Multiple Regression in Behavioral Research - Elazar J. PedhazurThis text adopts a data-analysis approach to multiple regression. The author integrates design and analysis, and emphasises learning by example and critiquing published research.
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Chaucer and the Jews - Lester H. BruneThis edited collection explores how and why the Jews continued to play an important role in the English Christian imagination of the 14th and 15th centuries - long after Jews were expelled from Britain in 1290. Delany focuses attention on the historical context, the analysis of Chaucerian texts, and the consideration of texts by xonremporary authors Gower, Langland, Lydgate and Kempe.
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Strategic Management: Concepts and Cases (11th edition) - Arthur A. Thompson Jr., A.J. StricklandThompson/Strickland is the strategic management market leader by a wide margin. The book and its parts include excellent text material,the best cases,and a strong current readings component. With this edition,the text portion now contains the best coverage of the resource-based view of the firm,keeping up the Thompson/Strickland's Strategic Management commitment to currentness in thought,excellence in package,and reliability overall. The cases which are starred below can be found on Strat-TUTOR.
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War, Politics and Superheroes: Ethics and Propaganda in Comics and Film - Marc DipaoloSuperhero adventure comics have a long history of commenting upon American public opinion and government policy, and the surge in the popularity of comics since the events of September 11, 2001, ensures their continued relevance. This critical text examines the seventy-year history of comic book superheroes on film and in comic books and their reflections of the politics of their time. Superheroes addressed include Batman, Wonder Woman, Spider-Man, Superman, the Fantastic Four and the X-Men, and topics covered include American wars, conflicts, and public policy.
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Golosa: A Basic Course in Russian, Book 1 (3rd Edition) - Richard M. RobinFor courses in First-year Russian - Introductory Russian. Golosa is a two-volume, introductory Russian-language program that strikes a balance between communication and structure. It is designed to help students reach the Intermediate range in speaking and listening plus reading and writing. Each volume of Golosa includes a textbook, a student workbook with audio drills and written exercises, and an audio program that includes listening comprehension exercises, dialogs, conversations, and rapid-pace oral drills. The robust Companion Website offers additional lexical and grammatical exercises,
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Doing Ethnographic and Observational Research - Michael Angrosino, Uwe FlickIncluding coverage of the selection of cases, observation and interviewing, recording data, and takes into account ethical issues, Doing Ethnographic and Observational Research introduces the reader to the practice of producing data through ethnographic fieldwork and observational research.
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The Cosmic Perspective - Jeffrey O. Bennett, Megan O. Donahue, Nicholas O. Schneider, Mark VoitBuilding on a long tradition of effective pedagogy and comprehensive coverage, The Cosmic Perspective, Sixth Edition provides the most engaging and up-to-date introduction to astronomy for non-science majors. The text provides a wealth of features to help enhance student skill building, including new Visual Skills Check end-of-chapter questions that provide an opportunity for students to test their visual interpretation skills, new Cosmic Context Figures that help students synthesize key concepts and processes, and a new comprehensive visual overview of scale to help students explore the scale of