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March
The Western Intellectual Tradition: From Leonardo to Hegel - Jacob Bronowski, Bruce MazlishTraces the development of thought through historical movements and periods from 1500 to 1830.
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March
Trigonometry Refresher - A. Albert KlafThis classic text encompasses the most important aspects of plane and spherical trigonometry. The 1st part discusses plane trigonometry and examines special problems in navigation, surveying, elasticity, architecture, and various fields of engineering. The final section explores spherical trigonometry and the solution of spherical triangles. Includes 1,738 problems, many with solutions. 1946 edition. Features 494 figures.
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March
Prehospital Emergency Care - Joseph J. Mistovich, Brent Q. Hafen, Keith J. Karren'Prehosptial Emergency Care' provides a comprehensive and student-friendly-approach to EMT basic education. The author takes great care to provide a foundation for the skills needed to be successful in this line of work.
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March
North Carolina: Change and Tradition in a Southern State - William A. LinkIn this long-awaited survey history, William Link examines the fascinating history of North Carolina through the lens of strong but seemingly contradictory historical patterns: powerful forces of traditionalism punctuated by hierarchies of class, race relations, and gender that seemingly clashed, especially during the last century, with potent forces of modernization and a "progressive" element that welcomed, even embraced, change. The result answers meaningful questions that all Tar Heels ask about the history and the future of the unique and quickly growing state they call home. Taking the
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March
Hope and Glory: Britain 1900-2000 - P.F. Clarke"Hope and Glory is an examination of the political, social and economic changes that transformed Britain throughout the twentieth century - considering how issues such as jobs and prices, food and shelter, and education and welfare have shaped the society we live in." For this second edition, Peter Clarke has brought his study right up to date, covering Britain from the fall of Thatcher to the rise of Blair's New Labour, the nation's role in the EU, and the books, films and music that have captured the spirit of the times. Embracing a century of national experience, Hope and Glory conveys the
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March
Introduction to the Thermodynamics of Materials, 4th Edition - David R. Gaskell, Robert R. RiceThis book serves as an introduction to the thermodynamic behaviour of materials systems, where a materials system is any assemblage of solids, liquids and/or gases, which occupies space. The book is organised in three sections; techniques, applications and perspectives. Throughout the book, there are extensive references to the scientific reviews and original articles. An introductory text, simultaneously demonstrating the underlying principles and applicability of thermodynamics to the behaviour of non-metallic materials and to the transformation of metallurgy materials.
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March
Basic Marketing - William D. Perreault Jr., E. Jerome McCarthyEmbodying the continuous improvement and constant innovation of the market's most talented -- and most driven -- author, Bill Perreault, this latest edition of the marketing classic takes on the virtual corporation of the late '90s and beyond, addresses relationship marketing thoughtfully throughout, and expands its discussions of global issues, ethics, IMC, cross-functional topics, customer satisfaction, business-to-business, services and more
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March
Field and Wave Electromagnetics - David K. ChengBack Cover Field and Wave Electromagnetics, Second Edition features many examples of practical applications to give students an excellent physical -- as well as mathematical -- understanding of important concepts. These include applications drawn from important new areas of technology such as optical fibers, radome design, satellite communication, and microstrip lines. There is also added coverage of several new topics, including Hall effect, radar equation and scattering cross section, transients in transmission lines, waveguides and circular cavity resonators, wave propagation in the ionosphere,
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March
Selected Stories, 1968-1994 - Alice MunroSpanning almost thirty years and settings that range from big cities to small towns and farmsteads of rural Canada, this magnificent collection brings together twenty-eight stories by a writer of unparalleled wit, generosity, and emotional power. In her Selected Stories, Alice Munro makes lives that seem small unfold until they are revealed to be as spacious as prairies and locates the moments of love and betrayal, desire and forgiveness, that change those lives forever. To read these stories--about a traveling salesman and his children on an impromptu journey; an abandoned woman choosing between