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October
Intellectual Foundation of Information Organization - Elaine SvenoniusInstant electronic access to digital information is the single most distinguishing attribute of the information age. The elaborate retrieval mechanisms that support such access are a product of technology. But technology is not enough. The effectiveness of a system for accessing information is a direct function of the intelligence put into organizing it. Just as the practical field of engineering has theoretical physics as its underlying base, the design of systems for organizing information rests on an intellectual foundation. The subject of this book is the systematized body of knowledge that
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Life of Fred: Beginning Algebra - Stanley F. SchmidtBegin this book after Decimals and Percents, or after Saxon 7/6 or 8/7. The Human Face of Beginning Algebra In five days of Fred's life, every aspect of beginning algebra pops up in our hero's life. Learn What it takes to get drafted into the army at age 6 New milkshake marketing techniques How Darlene tries to get Joe to fall in love with her ...and algebra All fun! Just open & enjoy. Numbers, Integers, Equations, Motion & Mixture, Two Unknowns, Exponents, Factoring, Fractions, Square Roots, Quadratic Equations, Functions & Slope, Inequalities & Absolute Value. The author
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October
A Concise Guide to Technical Communication - Laura J. Gurak, John M. LannonA Concise Guide to Technical Communication takes a situational approach, emphasizing issues of audience and purpose for any technical communication task. The first text of its kind to acknowledge that most technical communication today takes place electronically, this Concise Guide offers a seamless connection between the new and old worlds of technical communication.
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October
Parasitic Diseases - Dickson D. DespommierNow in its third edition, the foremost book on parasitology contains comprehensive information on the biology of parasites and their pathological consequences for the host. Over 300 illustrations present vivid, practical information to the clinical researcher or the progressing student.
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October
The New Diplomacy - Shaun RiordanThe world of international relations has changed radically in the last few years. Technological, social and political change have combined to undermine the traditional assumptions of diplomacy - in particular, the events of 11 September set in stark relief the risks and dangers. Shaun Riordan, a former British diplomat, draws on his own experience, case studies, and current debates in international relations to assess the performance of diplomatic services and to sketch out the new diplomatic environment. Traditional diplomatic services and structures are found wanting. Riordan argues forcibly
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October
An Introduction to Statistical Thermodynamics - Terrell L. HillPart I deals with principles of quantum statistical mechanics. Part II examines systems composed of independent molecules or other independent subsystems. Part III considers systems of interacting molecules, and Part IV covers quantum statistics and includes sections on Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein statistics, photon gas, and free-volume theories of quantum liquids.
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October
Hand and Foot Reflexology - Kevin Kunz, Barbara KunzHere's a revolutionary way to fine-tune your relationship with your body, reduce stress, and feel better all over: Stimulate the reflexes in your hands and feet! It's all in this hands-on encyclopedia of personal reflexology information. Here, Kevin and Barbara Kunz (authors of The Complete Guide to Foot Reflexology) bring you their unique self-health approach to wellness. Through reflexology, they teach you how to free and channel your pent-up energy -- and to prevent and correct common health problems. With more than 500 detailed instructions, this book includes: * Why your feet and hands
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October
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language - Marianne Celce-MurciaNow in its third edition, this best selling methodology resource gives both experienced and prospective teachers the theoretical background and practical applications they need to succeed.
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October
Organic Chemistry - Francis A. CareyA Market Leading, Traditional Approach to Organic Chemistry Throughout all seven editions, Organic Chemistry has been designed to meet the needs of the "mainstream," two-semester, undergraduate organic chemistry course. This best-selling text gives students a solid understanding of organic chemistry by stressing how fundamental reaction mechanisms function and reactions occur. With the addition of handwritten solutions, new cutting-edge molecular illustrations, updated spectroscopy coverage, seamless integration of molecular modeling exercises, and state-of-the-art multimedia tools, the 7th