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July
Castle - David MacaulayThe word itself conjures up mystery, romance, intrigue, and grandeur. What could be more perfect for an author/illustrator who has continually stripped away the mystique of architectural structures that have long fascinated modern man? With typical zest and wry sense of humor punctuating his drawings, David Macaulay traces the step-by-step planning and construction of both castle and town.
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July
Sew Pretty Homestyle - Tone FinnangerCreate beautiful accessories to enhance your home using the 35 projects and step-by-step instructions featured in this title.
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July
Sociology: A Global Perspective - Joan FerranteSociology: A Global Perspective, 7/e introduces you to the concepts and theories of sociology, demonstrates how they can be used to think about the most significant and pressing global issues of our day, and uses powerful visual images to illustrate their impact on individuals, local communities, and society.
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July
America: A Narrative History - George Brown Tindall, David Emory ShiThis survey covers America's history from pre-Columbian civilizations to the Civil War Reconstruction. Includes major events & figures; the social effects of major conflicts; immigration statistics; more. Brief third edition. Appendices. B&W illus.
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July
Interviewing as Qualitative Research: A Guide for Researchers in Education and the Social Sciences - Irving SeidmanThe third edition of this bestselling resource provides clear, step-by-step guidance for new and experienced interviewers to help them develop, shape, and reflect on interviewing as a qualitative research process. While proposing a phenomenological approach to in-depth interviewing, the author also includes principles and methods that can be adapted to a range of interviewing approaches. Using concrete examples of interviewing techniques to illustrate the issues under discussion, this classic text helps readers to understand the complexities of interviewing and its connections to broader issues of
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July
See Inside Your Body - Katie Daynes, Colin King- Packed with lively illustrations and fascinating flaps, these books are bursting to reveal amazing secrets.
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July
All the Pretty Horses - Cormac McCarthyThe national bestseller and the first volume in Cormac McCarthy's Border Trilogy, All the Pretty Horses is the tale of John Grady Cole, who at sixteen finds himself at the end of a long line of Texas ranchers, cut off from the only life he has ever imagined for himself.  With two companions, he sets off for Mexico on a sometimes idyllic, sometimes comic journey to a place where dreams are paid for in blood.  Winner of the National Book Award for Fiction.
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July
What Was Asked of Us: An Oral History of the Iraq War by the Soldiers Who Fought It - Trish Wood, Bobby MullerIn this modern-day successor to the Vietnam classic "Everything We Had," award-winning investigative reporter Trish Wood offers a gritty, authentic, and uncensored history of the war in Iraq, as told by the American soldiers who are fighting it. Includes 8 pages of photographs and 1 map.
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July
The Beginnings of Western Science: The European Scientific Tradition in Philosophical, Religious, and Institutional Context, 600 B.C. to A.D. 1450 - David C. LindbergThis landmark book represents the first attempt in two decades to survey the science of the ancient world, the first attempt in four decades to write a comprehensive history of medieval science, and the first attempt ever to present a full, unified account of both ancient and medieval science in a single volume. In The Beginnings of Western Science, David C. Lindberg provides a rich chronicle of the development of scientific ideas, practices, and institutions from the pre-Socratic Greek philosophers to the late-medieval scholastics. Lindberg surveys all the most important themes in the history of
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July
Calculus for Dummies - Mark  RyanEach year, one million high school and college students struggle through calculus, the single toughest maths class that most people will ever take. With easy-to-understand explanations, memorable examples, and helpful shortcuts, math teacher Mark Ryan takes the mystery out of calculus concepts and problems - everything from limits, derivatives, and integration to word problems, integral theorems, and conic sections. He grounds calculus in the real world, showing why it's a key problem-solving tool in most scientific and technical fields. Complete with handy reference tables and formulas, this is a