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July
Phaedo - Plato, David GallopThe Phaedo is acknowledged to be one of Plato's masterpieces, showing him both as a philosopher and as a dramatist at the height of his powers. For its moving account of the execution of Socrates, the Phaedo ranks among the supreme literary achievements of antiquity. It is also a document crucial to the understanding of many ideas deeply ingrained in western culture, and provides one of the best introductions to Plato's thought. This new edition is eminently suitable for readers new to Plato, offering a readable translation which is accessible without the aid of a commentary and assumes no prior
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July
Philosophy of Science: Contemporary Readings - Yuri Balashov, Alex RosenbergThis comprehensive anthology draws together writings by leading philosophers on the philosophy of science. Each section is prefaced by an introductory essay from the editors, guiding students gently into the topic. Accessible and wide-ranging, the text draws on both contemporary and twentieth century sources. The readings are designed to complement Alex Rosenberg's textbook, Philosophy of Science: A Contemporary Introduction (Routledge 2000), but can also serve as a stand-alone volume in any philosophy of science course. Includes readings from the following leading philosophers: Achinstein,
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July
Modern Compressible Flow: With Historical Perspective - John D. Anderson Jr.Anderson's book provides the most accessible approach to compressible flow for Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering students and professionals. In keeping with previous versions, the 3rd edition uses numerous historical vignettes that show the evolution of the field. New pedagogical features--"Roadmaps" showing the development of a given topic, and "Design Boxes" giving examples of design decisions--will make the 3rd edition even more practical and user-friendly than before. The 3rd edition strikes a careful balance between classical methods of determining compressible flow, and modern numerical
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July
The Norton Anthology of English Literature: The Major Authors - M.H. Abrams, Stephen GreenblattBeginning with Seamus Heaney's brilliant new translation of Beowulf, and continuing through ten centuries of remarkable literature to the contemporary works of Derek Walcott, J. M. Coetzee, Nadine Gordimer, and Salman Rushdie, the new Major Authors edition is a library between two covers -- an indispensable addition to the family bookshelf.
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July
Large Animal Clinical Procedures for Veterinary Technicians - Elizabeth A. HanieThis full-color text provides complete coverage of many large animal clinical procedures. Not only does this book show why and how each procedure is performed, it shows the veterinary technician's role in preparing for, assisting in, and following up on each one. It's useful as both a practical, on-the-job reference, and as a textbook in veterinary technology programs. Separate sections cover Equine, Ruminant, and Swine. Within each section, topics include restraint, diagnostic testing, bandaging, diagnostic imaging, surgery and anesthesia, fluid therapy, medical and surgical nursing by body
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July
Julius Caesar (Oxford School Shakespeare) - William Shakespeare, Roma GillThe Oxford School Shakespeare has become the preferred introduction to the literary legacy of the greatest playwright in the English language. This exclusive collection of the Bard's best works has been designed specifically for readers new to Shakespeare's rich literary legacy. Each play is presented complete and unabridged, in large print. Every book is well illustrated, and starts with a commentary and character summary. Scene synopses and character summaries clarify confusing plots, while incisive essays explore the historical context and Shakespeare's sources. Each book ends with a complete
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July
Health and Wellness - Gordon Edlin, Eric GolantyHealth And Wellness, Tenth Edition Is Written In A Personal And Engaging Style With Specific Tips And Aids To Help Students Improve Their Health Habits. This Text Encourages Students To Learn The Skills They Need To Enhance The Quality And Longevity Of Life. Health And Wellness Covers The Many Perspectives Of Personal Health, Including Physical, Emotional, Mental, Social, Environmental, And Spiritual Perspectives, With A Central Theme Of Self-Responsibility For One'S Behavior.
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July
Principles of Cognitive Neuroscience - Dale Purves, Elizabeth Brannon, Roberto Cabeza, Scott A. Huettel, Kevin LaBar, Michael Platt, Marty WoldorffWritten by 7 leaders in the field, this text covers the growing canon of cognitive neuroscience and makes clear the future challenges. Richly illustrated and including helpfull pedagogy, each copy comes with Sylvius 4, offering an interactive tutorial on human neuroanatomy and a digital atlas of human brain structure.
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July
The Illustrated Atlas of Clinical Equine Anatomy and Common Disorders of the Vol 1 - Ronald RiegelVery clean book without damage. No writing, highlighting or underlining. Very minor wear to soft cover.
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July
Essential Readings in World Politics (The Norton Series in World Politics) - Karen A. Mingst, Jack L. SnyderSelections in each chapter reflect diverse perspectives on major topics in international relations, and thorough headnotes provide the context and background that students need. The Fourth Edition includes new readings on current topics like the global financial crisis, Iran’s nuclear ambitions, and the international reach of political Islam.