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April
Strauss's Handbook of Business Information: A Guide for Librarians, Students, and Researchers - Rita W. MossA long awaited update of the popular 1988 handbook by Diane Wheeler Strauss, this book is divided into two main parts. The first seven chapters cover business information according to the formats in which it is made available.The second part of the book covers specific topics within the area of business. Included are chapters on marketing; money, credit, and banking; and the many aspects of investment ranging from stocks through bonds, mutual funds, and futures and options. Recognizing the changes in information retrieval techniques since the first edition, special emphasis is placed on the
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April
Classical and Modern Direction-Of-Arrival Estimation - Engin Tuncer, Benjamin Friedlander., Engin TuncerBrings together in one book classical and modern DOA techniques, showing the connections between themContains contributions from the leading people in the fieldGives a concise and easy- to- read introduction to the classical techniquesEvaluates the strengths and weaknesses of key super-resolution techniquesIncludes applications to sensor networks Classical and Modern Direction of Arrival Estimation contains both theory and practice of direction finding by the leading researchers in the field. This unique blend of techniques used in commercial DF systems and state-of-the art super-resolution
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April
The Korean Cinderella - Shirley Climo, Ruth Heller‘Climo and Heller conflate several Korean variants of Cinderella to offer up the story of Pear Blossom, a lovely girl who is sorely mistreated by her nasty stepmother and stepsister.… At once comfortingly familiar and intriguingly exotic, the text is especially noteworthy for its instructive but unobtrusive incorporation of Korean words.’—Publishers Weekly. ‘Heller’s paintings are exotically lush and colorful as well as engaging.… An agreeable retelling of the Cinderella story.’ —BL. Notable 1994 Children's Trade Books in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)
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April
The Dynamic Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology - Brian J. Skinner, Stephen C. Porter, Jeffrey ParkAddresses various key areas of physical geology, as well as events that have shaped our world. This title presents the geo-scientific research, theory, and knowledge.
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April
Applied Linear Regression - Sanford WeisbergNow in its third edition, this popular book is a concise, accessible guide to the methods of applied linear regression. Focusing on model building, assessing fit and reliability, and drawing conclusions, it develops estimation, confidence, and testing procedures mostly using least squares. Throughout, the importance of assumptions and their relevance in specific problems is stressed. Updated to reflect enormous progress in the area since the previous edition in 1985, the Third Edition includes new problems, figures, and completely revised chapters on multiple regression, diagnostics, and
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April
A First Course in Wavelets with Fourier Analysis - Albert Boggess, Francis J. NarcowichThis book fills the gap between volumes on wavelets that are either "too advanced" (in terms of mathematical background required) or that contain "too little" mathematical theory underlying wavelets. It presents most of the theory underlying Fourier analysis and wavelets in a clear and comprehensive fashion-- "without" requiring advanced background in real analysis. Provides a careful balance between theory and practical algorithms, and features a clear presentation of applications to digital signal processing--e.g., data compression, digital filtering and singularity detection. Includes
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April
Perl Database Programming - Brent MichalskiAuthor is an experienced Perl user who maintains the Perl area of Dr. Dobb's Journal Website. * The first book to cover the full range of Perl database programming topics. * Discusses practical applications such as online catalogs, Web-based photo databases, and Palm-powered applications.
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April
Foucault in 90 Minutes - Paul Strathern"Each of these little books is witty and dramatic and creates a sense of time, place, and character....I cannot think of a better way to introduce oneself and one s friends to Western civilization." Katherine A. Powers, Boston Globe. "Well-written, clear and informed, they have a breezy wit about them....I find them hard to stop reading." Richard Bernstein, New York Times. "Witty, illuminating, and blessedly concise." Jim Holt, Wall Street Journal. These brief and enlightening explorations of our greatest thinkers bring their ideas to life in entertaining and accessible fashion. Philosophical
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April
History of the Middle Ages 101: The TextVook - Dr. VookLearn all about the history of the Middle Ages. "History of the Middle Ages 101: The TextVook" presents the historical facts of this era 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. Find out about High Middle Ages, The Hundred Years War, and the dawn of the European Renaissance. Whether you're interested in studying the Middle Ages for fun or brushing up on a course you took years ago, you will advance your knowledge. You will be able to read
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April
ManageFirst: Hospitality Human Resources Management & Supervision with Answer Sheet (2nd Edition) - National Restaurant AssociationThis text focuses on HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT & SUPERVISION topics. It includes essential content plus learning activities, case studies, professional profiles, research topics and more that support course objectives. The exam can be taken in either a paper-and-pencil or online format. The exam format is selected at the time of purchase. The text and exam are part of the NRAEF ManageFirst Program from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. This edition is created to teach restaurant and hospitality students the core competencies of the Ten Pillars of