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December
THE STEEL SQUARE - Fred T. HodgsonPublication date not included in book. Author and Publisher active before and after 1900. A practical treatise on the application of the steel square, containing an exhaustive colection of problems and solutions
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December
Proofs from THE BOOK - Martin AignerFrom the Reviews: "... Inside PFTB (Proofs from The Book) is indeed a glimpse of mathematical heaven, where clever insights and beautiful ideas combine in astonishing and glorious ways. There is vast wealth within its pages, one gem after another. Some of the proofs are classics, but many are new and brilliant proofs of classical results. ...Aigner and Ziegler... write: "... all we offer is the examples that we have selected, hoping that our readers will share our enthusiasm about brilliant ideas, clever insights and wonderful observations." I do. ... " Notices of the AMS, August 1999 "... the
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Services Marketing: Concepts, Strategies, & Cases - K. Douglas Hoffman, John E.G. BatesonHoffman and Bateson's SERVICES MARKETING: CONCEPTS, STRATEGIES, AND CASES examines the use of services marketing as a competitive tool from a uniquely broad perspective. The book explores services marketing not only as an essential focus for service firms, but also as a source of competitive advantage for companies that market tangible products. As a result, real-world examples throughout the book feature a wide array of businesses representing a variety of industries both within and beyond the nine service economy supersectors: education and health services, financial activities, government,
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December
Philosophy in Action - Wayne SproulePhilosophy In Action is published by Fitzhenry and Whiteside.
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December
Game Theory: Mathematical Models of Conflict - A.J. JonesWritten engagingly and with agreeable humor, this book balances a light touch with a rigorous yet economical account of the theory of games and bargaining models. It provides a precise interpretation, discussion and mathematical analysis for a wide range of “game-like” problems in economics, sociology, strategic studies and war. There is first an informal introduction to game theory, which can be understood by non-mathematicians, which covers the basic ideas of extensive form, pure and mixed strategies and the minimax theorem. The general theory of non-cooperative games is then given a detailed
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December
An Introduction to Quantum Computing - Phillip KayeThe authors provide an introduction to quantum computing. Aimed at advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students in these disciplines, this text is illustrated with diagrams and exercises.
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December
Beginning Ubuntu Linux: From Novice to Professional (Beginning from Novice to Professional) - Keir ThomasBeginning Ubuntu Linux, the award–winning and best–selling Ubuntu book for beginners, is now in its third edition, presenting readers with an up–to–the–minute introduction to the world of Linux and the open source community. A detailed overview of Ubuntu’s installation and configuration process encourages you to take the plunge and switch to Linux, and from there you’ll learn how to wield total control over your newly installed operating system. Guided through the most commonly desired tasks such as printer configuration, listening to audio CDs and MP3s, watching movies, performing office and
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December
Lean Production Simplified: A Plain Language Guide to the World's Most Powerful Production System - Pascal DennisLean Production Simplified, 2nd Edition is a plain language guide to the lean production system written for the practitioner by a practitioner. It delivers a comprehensive insider's view of lean manufacturing. The author helps the reader to grasp the system as a whole and the factors that animate it by organizing the book around an image of a house of lean production. Highlights include: * A comprehensive view of Toyota1s lean manufacturing system * A look at the origins and underlying principles of lean * Identifying the goals of lean production * Practical problem solving for lean production *
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Cannery Row - John SteinbeckCannery Row is a book without much of a plot. Rather, it is an attempt to capture the feeling and people of a place, the cannery district of Monterey, California, which is populated by a mix of those down on their luck and those who choose for other reasons not to live "up the hill" in the more respectable area of town. The flow of the main plot is frequently interrupted by short vignettes that introduce us to various denizens of the Row, most of whom are not directly connected with the central story. These vignettes are often characterized by direct or indirect reference to extreme violence:
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The Personality Puzzle W/ Pieces of the Personality Puzzle Included - David C. FunderEntire Kit, The Personality Puzzle 5th Edition Hardcover with Pieces of the Personality Puzzle paperback