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February
Contatti 1: A First Course in Italian - Mariolina Freeth, Giuliana Checketts, Giuliana CheckettesSupport Book and CD Pack to accompany Contatti 1, the bestselling course for adult learners of Italian.
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February
An Introduction to Developmental Psychology - Alan Slater, J. Gavin BremnerAn Introduction to Developmental Psychology is a representative and authoritative 'state of the art' account of human development from conception to adolescence. The text is organised chronologically and also thematically and written by renowned experts in the field. This is a truly international account of theories, findings and issues in human development.
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February
The Heart of Mentoring: Ten Proven Principles for Developing People to Their Fullest Potential - David A. Stoddard, Robert TamasyHow are you investing your life? Spend your time and energy totruly make a difference. Mentoring is a relational process thatinvolves life-to-life exchanges to help others discover and pursuetheir passions. This book provides effective mentors with thebasics.
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February
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas AdamsSeconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy who, for the last fifteen years, has been posing as an out-of-work actor. Together this dynamic pair begin a journey through space aided by quotes from The Hitchhiker's Guide ("A towel is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have") and a galaxy-full of fellow travelers: Zaphod Beeblebrox--the two-headed, three-armed ex-hippie and totally out-to-lunch
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February
Know the Truth: A Handbook of Christian Belief - Bruce Milne, J.I. PackerUnderstanding and appreciating who God is and what he has done for us is at the center of the Christian faith. Right belief is the first step to getting everything else right--from home to work, from worship to witness, from self-understanding to service. In this concise handbook Bruce Milne summarizes in masterly fashion what the Bible teaches in the major areas of Christian doctrine (the Bible, God, humanity, Christ, the Holy Spirit, the church and the last things). He explains the historical understanding and development of these truths from the early church to the present. In doing so he
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February
Crossing the Finish Line: Completing College at America's Public Universities - William G. Bowen, Michael S. McPherson, Matthew M. ChingosThe United States has long been a model for accessible, affordable education, as exemplified by the country's public universities. And yet less than 60 percent of the students entering American universities today are graduating. Why is this happening, and what can be done? Crossing the Finish Line provides the most detailed exploration ever of college completion at America's public universities. This groundbreaking book sheds light on such serious issues as dropout rates linked to race, gender, and socioeconomic status. Probing graduation rates at twenty-one flagship public universities and four
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February
The Peoples Of Canada: A Post Confederation History - J.M. BumstedThe Peoples of Canada: A Post-Confederation History, 3/e, examines the history of Canada from Confederation to the contemporary issues now facing Canadians. The volume examines the early years after Confederation, the development of culture and industry in Canada, the emergence of the 'national question' and the later Quiet Revolution, social reform, the Great War, the inter-war years, the Second World War both at home and Canada's role overseas, the urban and subsequent suburbanization of Canada, the search for social justice, the political fragmentation of the country in the 1970s onwards, the
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February
Trees of North America: A Guide to Field Identification, Revised and Updated - C. Frank Brockman, Rebecca MarrileesSmell the bark of the aromatic Sassafras. Wonder at the Lodgepole Pine, whose heat-activated cones reseed forests destroyed by fire. Search for the Sugar Maple, whose foliage blazes red and yellow in autumn. North America's trees rank among nature's most awesome creations. This premier field guide features all characteristics-tree shape, bark, leaf, flower, fruit and twig-for quick identification, making it a superior choice for trail walks, creating displays, and scientific or commercial needs. -All of North America in one volume -Over 730 species in 76 families and 160 range maps -Native
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February
Holt Allez, Viens!: Grammar and Vocabulary Workbook Level 1 - John DeMadoThe Entire Allez, viens! Video Program. On screen menus for access to all presentations and all chapters. ***Optional French Captioning for all portions of the program.*** Chapter stops for easy navigation through episodes and interviews. Interactive Comprehension Questions. On-Screen grammer presentations. ***Added Bonus Interactive DVD-ROM Tutor.***