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April
Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why - Laurence GonzalesIn ?Deep Survival?, Laurence Gonzalez combines hard science and powerful storytelling to illustrate the mysteries of survival, whether in the wilderness or in meeting any of life's great challenges. This gripping narrative, the first book to describe the art and science of survival, will change the way you see the world. Everyone has a mountain to climb. Everyone has a wilderness inside.
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April
Barron's Italian-English Pocket Dictionary: Dizionario Tascabile Italiano-Inglese - Andreas CyffkaThis brand-new bilingual dictionary is a pocket-size edition -- just the right size to fit in a carry-on flight bag for international travel. Abridged from Barron's comprehensive, full-size " Italian-English Dictionary, " this new title contains approximately 70,000 words presented in two separate sections: American-style English to Italian and Italian to English. Each headword is listed with its translation, part of speech, and pronunciation. Phrases follow each definition using headwords in standard contexts Separate bilingual lists present numerals, abbreviations, and more Compiled and
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April
In Search of Respect: Selling Crack in El Barrio - Philippe BourgoisPhilippe Bourgois's ethnographic study of social marginalization in inner-city America, won critical acclaim when it was first published in 1995. For the first time, an anthropologist had managed to gain the trust and long-term friendship of street-level drug dealers in one of the roughest ghetto neighborhoods--East Harlem. This new edition adds a prologue describing the major dynamics that have altered life on the streets of East Harlem in the seven years since the first edition. In a new epilogue Bourgois brings up to date the stories of the people--Primo, Caesat, Luis, Tony, Candy--who readers
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April
101 Windows Phone 7 Apps, Volume I: Developing Apps 1-50 - Adam NathanFull Color INCLUDES COMPLETE CODE AND ASSETS FOR EACH APP IN THIS VOLUME! Got a great idea for an app? There's a chapter for that! Calling all developers: Windows Phone 7 is starting to gain traction, and the opportunity is yours to sell the next killer app! "101 Windows Phone 7 Apps" is a book series like no other-best-selling author and Microsoft developer Adam Nathan walks you through the process of building 101 real, robust, diverse, and marketplace-certified Silverlight applications. You not only get online access to the full source code and related assets, but the book is chock full of tips,
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April
Discrete Mathematical Structures - Bernard Kolman, Sharon Cutler Ross, Robert C. BusbyThis work aims to tie together discrete topics with a theme. It covers areas such as fundamentals, logic, counting, relations and digraphs, trees, topics in graph theory, languages and finite-state machines, and groups and coding.
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April
A Short Guide to Writing About Literature (Short Guides Series) - Sylvan Barnet, William E. CainPart of Longman's successful Short Guide Series, A Short Guide to Writing about Literature, Tenth Edition, emphasizes writing as a process and incorporates new critical approaches to writing about literature. The tenth edition continues to offer students sound advice on how to become critical thinkers and enrich their reading response through accessible, step-by-step instruction. This highly respected text is ideal as a supplement to any course where writing about literature or literary studies is emphasized.
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April
Managerial Accounting 2010 Edition - John J. Wild, Ken W. ShawWild's Managerial Accounting presents the managerial accounting course content using a corporate approach. It features the same student-friendly writing style and learning tools that have enjoyed consistent success with students and instructors using other texts in the Wild series. Also consistent with this series is Managerial Accounting's focus on the "Three C's" -Clear presentation of accounting concepts, -Concise coverage to help students focus on important material, and-Cutting edge technology to engage students and improve their chances for success. The author provides a balance of small and
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April
Radiographic Image Analysis - Kathy McQuillen MartensenThis comprehensive guide shows how to reduce the need for repeat radiographs. It teaches how to carefully evaluate an image, how to identify the improper positioning or technique that caused a poor image, and how to correct the problem. This text equips radiographers with the critical thinking skills needed to anticipate and adjust for positioning and technique challenges before a radiograph is taken, so they can produce the best possible diagnostic quality radiographs.
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April
Spaceflight Dynamics: Third Edition - William WieselSpaceflight Dynamics is an introduction to the dynamics of spaceflight: orbits, maneuvers, satellite stability and control, rocket performance, reentry. It is suitable for upper undergraduate and introductory graduate courses in astronautical engineering or physics.
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April
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics with Applications to Chemistry - Linus Pauling, E. Bright WilsonThis widely adopted undergraduate-level text applies quantum mechanics to a broad range of chemical and physical problems, covering such subjects as wave functions for the hydrogen atom, perturbation theory, the Pauli exclusion principle, and the structure of simple and complex molecules. Numerous tables and figures.