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AQA AS Geography: Student's Guide - Malcolm Skinner, David Redfern, Amanda BarkerThis textbook has been written specifically to meet the needs of AS students following the AQA specification. It provides comprehensive coverage of both units, including all options, matching the structure of the course precisely. The accompanying CD-ROM offers guidance on exam technique and sample exam-style questions, together with mark schemes and detailed commentaries. AQA AS Geography comprises the following special features: l Clear and concise definitions of key terms l Relevant, up-to-date and detailed case studies l In-depth coverage of AS skills l End of option and unit assessment
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May
Thermodynamics - Michael A. BolesAdopting a physical, practical approach rather than a theoretical mathematical one, the authors promote a clearer understanding of the basic principles of thermodynamics. This text also includes nearly 2000 class-tested problems.
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May
Business Plans Kit for Dummies . - Steven D. Peterson, Barbara Findlay SchenckWhen you're establishing, expanding, or re-energizing a business, the best place to start is writing your business plan. Not only does writing out your idea force you to think more clearly about what you want to do, it will also give the people you work with a defined road map as well."Business Plan Kit For Dummies, Second Edition" is the perfect guide to lead you through the ins and outs of constructing a great business plan. This one-stop resource offers a painless, fun-and-easy way to create a winning plan that will help you lead your business to success. This updated guide has all the tools
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May
Advanced Geoinformation Science - Chaowei Yang, David W.S. Wong, Qianjun Miao, Ruixin YangMany of the challenges of the next century will have physical dimensions, such as tsunamis, hurricanes, and climate change as well as human dimensions such as economic crises, epidemics, and emergency responses. With pioneering editors and expert contributors, Advanced Geoinformation Science explores how certain technical aspects of geoinformation have been used and could be used to address such global issues. The editors and chapter authors have been involved in global initiatives and research problems, such as Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS), Digital Earth, Air Quality, Public
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J.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set: The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings - J.R.R. TolkienThis four volume, deluxe paperback boxed set contains J.R.R. Tolkien's epic masterworks The Hobbit and the three volumes of The Lord Of The Rings (The Fellowship Of The Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return Of The King) in their definitive text settings complete with maps and cover illustrations from the motion pictures. In The Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins is whisked away from his comfortable, unambitious life in Hobbiton by the wizard Gandalf and a company of dwarves. He finds himself caught up in a plot to raid the treasure hoard of Smaug the Magnificent, The Lord Of The Rings tells of the great and
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May
Reading Children's Literature: A Critical Introduction - Eric TribunellaInformed by recent scholarship and interest in cultural studies and critical theory, Reading Children's Literature: A Critical Introduction is a compact core text that introduces students to the historical contexts, genres, and issues of children's literature. A beautifully designed and illustrated supplement to the individual literary works assigned, it provides helpful apparatus that makes it a complete resource for working with children's literature both during and after the course. View the flyer.
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Excellence in Supervision: Essential Skills for the New Supervisor (50-Minute Series) - Richard ConlowThis book will show you how to gain the respect and support of your employees, use coaching skills to help others excel and accomplish goals, deal effectively with changing times and confusing situations, communicate confidently with your employees, peers, and manager, and establish expectations for high performance. As a supervisor you must lead employees to success and understand that their success is your success. Supervisors need to possess a multitude of skills in communication, performance management, coaching, and flexible decision making. Learning and applying these skills quickly is
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May
Collins Latin Concise Dictionary - Joyce Littlejohn, Mary Wade, Collins PublishersA New Look at Language The complete Latin dictionary and grammar -- two books in one Comprehensive treatment of the vocabulary of texts read in high school and college Full step-by-step Latin grammar section Detailed verb tables covering 120 regular verbs and more than 300 irregular verbs Supplements on Roman history, life, and culture Special section of Latin words and phrases used in contemporary English: carpe diem, quid pro quo, etc. All the information you need to know to translate the classics by Virgil, Livy, or Cicero
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May
Complete Guide to the Toefl Test: IBT/E(Complete Guide to the Toefl Test) - Bruce RogersThe instruction and practice in the Complete Guide to the TOEFL iBT closely mirrors the actual test, helping students to master the skills necessary to achieve the best possible score on the TOEFL iBT test and prepare them for success in an academic setting.
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May
The Practice of Programming - Brian W. Kernighan, Rob PikeCoauthored by Brian Kernighan, one of the pioneers of the C programming language, The Practice of Programming is a manual of good programming style that will help any C/C++ or Java developer create faster, more maintainable code. Early sections look at some of the pitfalls of C/C++, with numerous real-world excerpts of confusing or incorrect code. The authors offer many tips and solutions, including a guide for variable names and commenting styles. Next, they cover algorithms, such as binary and quick sorting. Here, the authors show how to take advantage of the built-in functions in standard