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January
Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing: Materials, Processes, and Systems, 3rd Edition - Mikell P. GrooverIn this introductory book, Groover not only takes a modern, all-inclusive look at manufacturing processes but also provides substantial coverage of engineering materials and production systems. It follows a more quantitative and design-oriented approach than other texts in the market, helping readers gain a better understanding of important concepts. They'll also discover how material properties relate to the process variables in a given process as well as how to perform manufacturing science and quantitative engineering analysis of manufacturing processes.
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January
Financial Applications Using Excel Add-In Development in C/C++ - Steve Dalton"Financial Applications using Excel Add-in Development in C/C++" is a must-buy book for any serious Excel developer.Excel is the industry standard for financial modelling, providing a number of ways for users to extend the functionality of their own add-ins, including VBA and C/C++. This is the only complete how-to guide and reference book for the creation of high performance add-ins for Excel in C and C++ for users in the finance industry. Steve Dalton explains how to apply Excel add-ins to financial applications with many examples given throughout the book. It also covers the relative strengths
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January
The Working Director: How to Arrive, Survive and Thrive in the Director's Chair - Charles WilkinsonA step-by-step guide to the rules of engagement--starting with what and what not to say on the first producer phone call, how to deal with writers, with stars, with crews. A fun, irreverent, informative, gloves-off guide to landing the work, doing the work, and getting more.
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January
Color Lines and Racial Angles - Douglas Hartmann, Christopher UggenThe third volume in The Society Pages series tackles race, ethnicity, and diversity in contemporary American society. As with our previous volumes, the chapters are organized into three main sections. Core Contributions exemplifies how sociologists and other social scientists think about race-related groups and topics in this case the demographics of race, the construction of group identities, and the social psychology of prejudice and racism. Chapters in the Cultural Contexts section engage race and diversity in and through cultural realms ranging from mass media and sports to the environment in
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January
Silence - Unknown, Sarah Roche-MahdiThis bilingual edition, a parallel text in Old French and English, is based on a reexamination of the Old French manuscript, and makes Silence available to specialists and students in various fields of literature and women's studies.      The Roman de Silence, an Arthurian romance of the thirteenth century, tells of a girl raised as a boy, equally accomplished as a minstrel and knight, whose final task, the capture of Merlin, leads to her unmasking.
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January
Interiors: An Introduction - Karla Nielson, David Taylor"Interiors: An Introduction" is the starting point for a lifetime of design education, appreciation, and enjoyment. Whether the goal is a career in interior design, or simply a better understanding of how to enhance one's own living space, the information and ideas in this text will help readers achieve it. "Interiors" offers an introduction to the elements, practice, and aesthetics of residential and nonresidential interior design, as well as their applications. In addition, the authors describe the numerous choices of materials, furnishings, and components used in interior design.
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January
Since You Went Away (P) - Judy Barrett Litoff, David C. SmithLast night Mel and I were talking about some of the adjustments we'll have to make to our husbands' return. I must admit I'm not exactly the same girl you left-I'm twice as independent as I used to be and to top it off, I sometimes think I've become 'hard as nails'. . . . Also--more and more I've been living exactly as I want to . . . I do as I damn please." [These tough words from the wife of a soldier show that World War Ii changed much more than just international politics.] "From a fascinating collection of letters, filled with wonderfully distinctive human stories, Judy Barrett Litoff and
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January
Olds' Maternal-Newborn Nursing & Women's Health Across the Lifespan (8th Edition) (Maternal-Newborn & Women's Health Nursing (Olds)) - Michele R. Davidson, Marcia L. London, Patricia W. LadewigNurses working with childbearing families face a variety new challenges, including shortened lengths of hospital stay, the trend toward greater use of community-based and home care, and downsizing and mergers of health-care systems. This book is not only important reading for maternity nurses, but also can be used as an invaluable reference tool. The Eighth Edition of this popular book not only continues to emphasize the central role played by maternity nurses working with today's childbearing families, but also includes a global perspective, covering culture as a factor in relating to the woman's
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January
Mechanical Engineering 101: The TextVook - Dr. VookLearn all about mechanical engineering in this eBook. "Mechanical Engineering 101" presents what you need to know in an easy-to-digest format. This TextVook contains 4,000 words written and curated by Ivy League graduates, and stars Dr. Vook, Ph.D., a smart professor who explains everything you need to know. Whether you're interested in mechanical engineering for fun or brushing up on a course you took years ago, you will advance your knowledge. You will be able to read these 8 chapters: -What is Mechanical Engineering? -Statics I -Statics II -Statics III -Dynamics I -Dynamics II
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January
Go! with Microsoft Access 2010, Comprehensive [With Access Code] - Shelley Gaskin, Nancy GraviettThis package contains the following components: 0132119560 / 9780132119566 myitlab with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Office 2010 0138007713 / 9780138007713 GO with Microsoft Access 2010, Comprehensive