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January
Basic Animal Nutrition and Feeding - Wilson G. PondThis fifth edition arms readers with the latest information on nutrient metabolism and the formulation of diets from an array of available feedstuffs. The authors discuss animals' role in ecological balance, environmental stability and sustainable agriculture and food production. A new chapter on the regulation of nutrient partitioning offers a lively and timely discussion of emerging technologies in modifying and increasing efficiency of nutrient metabolism and animal food composition. A new chapter on toxic minerals in the food chain addresses the role of agricultural production animal nutrition
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January
A History of My Times - Xenophon, Rex Warner, George CawkwellThucydides' magisterial history told of the unhappy conflict of Greeks against the Greeks in the Peloponnesian War, but his narrative broke off in 411 B.C., seven years before the end, and Greeks were to continue fighting one another for many more years. Xenophon continues the account to 362 B.C. These years saw Athens humbled by Sparta; Sparta humbled by Athens and her former ally, Thebes; Athens ground down again by the military genius of the Theban Epaminondas, taking on both Athens and Sparta; and behind the scenes the might of Persia, intervening now on one side, now on another. Xenophon
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January
Heavy Hands: An Introduction to the Crime of Intimate and Family Violence - Denise Kindschi GosselinSignificantly updated in this edition, this book discusses many family violence issues in a comprehensive and easy to understand format. Chapters begin with scenarios and include case studies, in-depth feature boxes and current events that connect difficult topics to real life situations. This book contains a robust supplement package, new internet-based chapter exercises and end-of-chapter questions that address the changes in family violence, practice, policy and research. Some examples of new content include: A new chapter on Violence Against Women Around the World Section on research and
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January
Korean For Dummies - Jungwook Hong, Wang LeeStart speaking Korean the fun and easy way with "Korean For Dummies," a no-nonsense guide to Korean culture and the basics of Korean language. Pick up basic phrases and commonly used words so that you can converse with Koreans in both business and personal situations. You'll learn Korean for everyday life and task-specific expressions for Korean on the go. In addition, you'll discover important and fascinating aspects of Korean culture.This handy guide won't burden you with lists of grammar rules; just look up the phrases and cultural phrases that you need or read through the whole book for a
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January
The Norton Anthology of World Literature, Volume 2 - Peter Simon, Heather James, Stephen Owen, Lee Patterson, William G. Thalmann, Sarah N. Lawall, F.A. Irele, Indira Viswanathan Peterson, Patricia Meyer SpacksA new format, new design, new selections, new translations, and new color plates make this Second Edition a pleasure to read and a book that students will keep long after the survey course is over.
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January
The Political Writings of St. Augustine - Augustine of Hippo, Dino Bigongiari, Henry PaolucciAnyone with a better than cursory knowledge of politics knows that a people's deepest values - their religious values - are what determine whether a society will prosper or fail. And anyone with a more than cursory knowledge of history knows that there was once an entity called Christendom - a political society self-consciously in obeisance to a total Christian view of life. Here in one concise volume is St. Augustine's brilliant analysis of where faith and politics meet - casting a penetrating light on Roman civilization, the coming Middle Ages, ecclesiastical politics, and some of the most
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January
Learn German the Fast and Fun Way - Paul Graves Jr.Updated with helpful facts and tips for international travelers, this new third editions of Learn German the Fast and Fun Way is suitable as language teaching book for adults as well as for older children. It instructs beginners in the basics of reading, writing, understanding, and speaking German. The book lightens language-learning routines with cartoon-style illustrations, language games, and puzzles. A set of vocabulary flashcards and a small staple-bound bilingual dictionary booklet are bound into the book's spine and can be easily removed for supplementary use.
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January
Writing the Successful Thesis and Dissertation: Entering the Conversation - Irene L. ClarkA complete, step-by-step, practical overview of the process of writing successful theses and dissertations Every year thousands of graduate students face the daunting-sometimes terrifying- challenge of writing a thesis or dissertation. But most of them have received little or no instruction on doing it well. This book shows them how in ways no other book does. It combines the practical guidance and theoretical understanding students need to complete their theses or dissertations with maximum insight and minimum stress. Drawing on her extensive research and experience advising hundreds of graduate
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January
The Secret Sharer - Joseph ConradA young man sets out on his first voyage as captain, aboard a vessel and among a crew that are equally unfamiliar to him. A mysterious night-swimmer climbs aboard, and, in keeping the presence of this fugitive a secret, the skipper risks both his captaincy and the safety of his ship. A test of nerve in the Gulf of Siam ensues.
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January
PRACTICAL BUS MATH PROCEDURES With Student DVD, - Jeffrey SlaterThis text is known for the completeness of its content,superior organization,unique pedagogy,and a supplements package that is second to none. Carefully written and developed to provide both procedural details in a step-by-step format,and appropriate motivation via Wall Street Journal and Kiplinger Personal Finance Magazine articles,colorful format,photos,and scrapbook projects. This edition continues the "24-HOUR STUDENT HOTLINE" that has received over 20,000 student calls. Slater is the leading seller in this market.