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November
Is Your Museum Grant-Ready?: Assessing Your Organization's Potential for Funding - Sarah S. BrophyIs your institution grant-ready? This is a crucial question that almost every small museum or historic organization will find itself asking when considering grant funding, as it seeks to expand or improve programs, broaden its reach, or just simply maintain its existing level of performance. This succinct volume provides an accessible, step-by-step guide to assessing an organization's readiness for the grant application process, and includes seven real-life examples of institutions that have successfully achieved grant-readiness. Chapters will help assess readiness, and provide explanations and
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November
The Ramayana: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic - R.K. Narayan, Vālmīki, Pankaj MishraThe greatest Indian epic, one of the world's supreme masterpieces of storytelling A sweeping tale of abduction, battle, and courtship played out in a universe of deities and demons, The Ramayana is familiar to virtually every Indian. Although the Sanskrit original was composed by Valmiki around the fourth century BC, poets have produced countless versions in different languages. Here, drawing on the work of an eleventh-century poet called Kamban, Narayan employs the skills of a master novelist to re-create the excitement he found in the original. A luminous saga made accessible to new generations
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November
MCAT Organic Chemistry Review - Princeton Review, Princeton ReviewThe MCAT is a test of more than just the facts about basic physical and biological sciences—it’s an in-depth, rigorous examination of your knowledge of scientific concepts and principles, as well as your critical-thinking and writing skills. With the Princeton Review’s subject-specific MCAT series, you can focus your review on the MCAT topics that are most challenging to you. Each book in the series contains the most in-depth coverage of subjects tested on the MCAT.   Each chapter in MCAT Organic Chemistry Review includes: • Full-color illustrations and diagrams • Examples of organic chemistry
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November
Deutsch, Na Klar!: An Introductory German Course - Robert Di Donato, Jacqueline Vansant, Monica D. ClydeThe ample activities and exercises, the easy-to-follow chapter structure, and the wonderful array of multimedia supplements make Deutsch: Na klar! a favorite among students and instructors.
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November
Database Systems: Design, Implementation, and Management (with Premium Web Site Printed Access Card) - Carlos M. Coronel, Steven Morris, Peter RobDATABASE SYSTEMS: DESIGN, IMPLEMENTATION, AND MANAGEMENT, NINTH EDITION, a market-leader for database texts, gives readers a solid foundation in practical database design and implementation. The book provides in-depth coverage of database design, demonstrating that the key to successful database implementation is in proper design of databases to fit within a larger strategic view of the data environment. -Updated coverage of data models. -Improved coverage of normalization with a data modeling checklist. -Enhanced coverage of of database design and life cycle. -New review questions, problem sets,
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November
Perspectives on Argument - Nancy V. WoodFor Freshman Composition Courses and Argumentative Writing Courses. Nancy Wood's Perspectives on Argument offers the most complete coverage of the research paper available in an argument writing text. This argument book explains argument theory clearly and applies it to written, visual, and oral argument. It presents complete instructions on how to write a research paper that makes an argument. It encourages students to find multiple perspectives on issues before they decide on their own perspective, and it provides strategies for finding common ground. A classroom-tested assignment sequence
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November
In Your Dreams: The Ultimate Dream Dictionary - Mary Summer Rain, Alex GreystoneThe essential guide for dream decipherers, In Your Dreams is one of the most comprehensive dream dictionaries on the market. It contains more than twenty thousand symbols and their interpretations, followed by concise definitions of what each symbol means, from the ordinary (tending your garden) to the obscure (what does it mean when Greta Garbo appears in your dreams?).In Your Dreams is an easy-to-use and helpful dictionary to your subconscious. It will build a bridge from the dreaming world to the waking one. Keep it by your bedside and use it whenever you wonder what your subconscious is trying
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November
Introduction to Fourier Optics - Joseph GoodmanFourier analysis is a ubiquitous tool that has found application to diverse areas of physics and engineering. This book deals with its applications in optics, and in particular with its applications to diffraction, imaging, optical data processing, holography and optical communications.
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November
Social Entrepreneurship for Dummies - Mark B. Durieux, Robert A. StebbinsDiscover how to bring social responsibility to your businessIn today's business world, your bottom line isn't measured by your company's financial performance alone. "Social Entrepreneurship For Dummies" shows you how to implement social responsibility to your business plan in order to increase your bottom line. This book helps any social entrepreneur gain the necessary skills needed to change the system and spread the solution, while providing explanations of the most successful business tools being used today.A complete reference on the ideas and processes associated with social