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July
City of God - Augustine of Hippo, Henry BettensonNo book except the Bible itself had a greater influence on the Middle Ages than Augustine's City of God. And since medieval Europe was the cradle of modern Western society, this work is vital for understanding our world and how it came into being.
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July
Calculus: Early Transcendentals Single and Multivariable - Howard Anton, Stephen Davis, Irl C. BivensDesigned for the freshman/sophomore Calculus I-II-III sequence, the eighth edition continues to evolve to fulfill the needs of a changing market by providing flexible solutions to teaching and learning needs of all kinds. The new edition retains the strengths of earlier editions such as Anton's trademark clarity of exposition, sound mathematics, excellent exercises and examples, and appropriate level. Anton also incorporates new ideas that have withstood the objective scrutiny of many skilled and thoughtful instructors and their students.
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July
Health Assessment Online for Physical Examination and Health Assessment Version 2 - Carolyn JarvisValue package including the 5th edition of the Jarvis text and a user guide and access code for Health Assessment Online. (User Guide, Access Code and Textbook Package)
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July
Introductory Logic for Christian and Home Schools - James B. Nance, Douglas J. WilsonLogic is the art of reasoning well—of learning to think God's thoughts after Him. In this book, directed toward junior-high students, Douglas Wilson and James Nance lay the proper foundation of reasoning in the truth of God, and go on to train students in the crucial skills of defining terms, recognizing basic types of statements, arguing with syllogisms, arguing in ordinary language, and identifying informal fallacies. This text, together with Intermediate Logic by James Nance, provides students with a rigorous course in logic that will help them excel in every other subject they will study,
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July
Problem Solving and Programming Concepts - Maureen SprankleRevised to reflect changes in the programming industry - as well as user feedback - this successful book emphasizes that problem solving is the same in "all" computer languages, regardless of syntax. Uses a generic, non-language-specific approach to present the tools and concepts required when using any programming language to develop computer applications. Is designed for readers with little or no computer experience, but is also useful to programmers at any level. Provides step-by-step progression and consistent in-depth coverage of topics, with detailed explanations and many illustrations.
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July
The Lure of Images: A History of Religion and Visual Media in America - David MorganThis is the history of the relationship between mass produced visual media and religion in the United States. It is a journey from the 1780s to the present - from early evangelical tracts to teenage witches and televangelists, and from illustrated books to contemporary cinema. David Morgan explores the cultural marketplace of public representation, showing how American religionists have made special use of visual media to instruct the public, to practice devotion and ritual, and to form children and converts. Examples include: studying Jesus as an American idol; Jewish kitchens and Christian
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July
Essentials of General Surgery - Richard M. Bell, Merril T. DaytonEssentials of General Surgery, Fourth Edition is extensively revised with an abundance of new tables and illustrations, to provide the most current and up-to-date information on general surgery. The book covers the most need-to-know information about specific diseases and areas of surgery and meets all the guidelines of the Association of Surgical Educators. Additional features include an atlas of images, multiple-choice questions, and case studies.
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July
Excel for Engineers and Scientists - S. C. BlochUsing an informal, conversational style, this "how to" book guides beginning students from spreadsheet basics through the robust engineering and scientific applications of EXCEL, including using EXCEL in the lab. Students learn how to compose structured, efficient, documented workbooks with data entry cells, summary results and statistics cells, and commented cells. Throughout the book, they'll find innovative techniques for composing spreadsheets, solving problems, analyzing data, and presenting results that will help them in their courses and professional careers. End-of-Chapter problems not
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July
Technophobia!: Science Fiction Visions of Posthuman Technology - Dan DinelloA timely examination of the conflict between the techno-utopia promised by real-world scientists and the techno-dystopia predicted by science fiction.