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New Perspectives on Microsoft Excel 2010, Brief - June Jamrich Parsons, Roy Ageloff, Patrick CareyWith the New Perspectives' critical-thinking, problem-solving approach, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Excel 2010 and will learn how to take advantage of the flexibility it offers. Case-based tutorials challenge you to apply what you are learning to real-life tasks, preparing you to easily transfer skills to new situations. With New Perspectives, you understand why you're learning what you're learning and are better situated to retain skills beyond the classroom.
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Ruins of Modernity - Julia Hell, Andreas Schönle, Anthony Vidler, Vladimir Paperny, Svetlana Boym, Jonathan Bolton, Amir Eshel, Lucia Saks, Rahul Mehrotra, Kerstin Barndt, Jonathan Veitch, Gustavo Verdesio, Alexander Regier, Jon Beasley-Murray, Todd SamueImages of ruins may represent the raw realities created by bombs, natural disasters, or factory closings, but the way we see and understand ruins is not raw or unmediated. Rather, looking at ruins, writing about them, and representing them are acts framed by a long tradition. This unique interdisciplinary collection traces discourses about and representations of ruins from a richly contextualized perspective. In the introduction, Julia Hell and Andreas Schönle discuss how European modernity emerged partly through a confrontation with the ruins of the premodern past.Several contributors discuss
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Human Sexuality: Diversity in Contemporary America - Barbara L. Yarber, Bryan Strong, Barbara Sayad, Barbara L. YarberHuman Sexuality: Diversity in Contemporary America presents a forward thinking, open approach to Human Sexuality for today's student. The new lead authors, Bill Yarber and Barbara Sayad, continue to bring their research experience to the book while maintaining the engaging writing style that original author Bryan Strong brought to this best-selling text for years. The first text to achieve a full integration of cutting-edge research with a contemporary "sex-positive" approach, it also strives to represent the modern, diverse world that students encounter outside the classroom. Both within the text
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Principles of Environmental Science - William CunninghamRather than the 25 to 30 chapters found in most environmental science textbooks, the authors have limited Principles of Environmental Science: Inquiry and Applications to 15 chapters—perfect for the one-semester, non-majors environmental science course. True to its title, the goal of this concise text is to provide an up-to-date, introductory view of essential themes in environmental science along with offering students numerous opportunities to practice scientific thinking and active learning.
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New Perspectives on HTML and XHTML, Comprehensive (New Perspectives) - Partrick M. CareyThis best-selling text by Patrick Carey uses the New Perspectives Series signature case-based, problem-solving approach to teach students how to create simple to advanced Web sites using HTML and XHTML.
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Childhood Cancer - Honna Janes-Hodder, Nancy KeeneThis second edition of the most complete parent guide available, features detailed and precise medical information about solid tumor childhood cancers, including neuroblastoma, Wilms tumor, liver tumors, soft tissue sarcomas, and bone sarcomas. In addition, it offers day-to-day practical advice on how to cope with procedures, hospitalization, family and friends, school, social and financial issues, communication, feelings, and, if therapy is not successful, the difficult issues of death and bereavement. Woven among the medical details and the practical advice are the voices of parents and
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May
Separation Process Principles: Chemical and Biochemical Operations - J. Seader, Ernest HenleyThe third edition has been completely rewritten to enhance clarity and it provides a comprehensive treatment of the major separation operations in the chemical industry. It contains 272 examples, 719 homework exercises, and more that 1,100 references.
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The God of Small Things - Arundhati Roy"They all crossed into forbidden territory. They all tampered with the laws that lay down who should be loved and how. And how much." The year is 1969. In the state of Kerala, on the southernmost tip of India, fraternal twins Esthappen and Rahel fashion a childhood for themselves in the shade of the wreck that is their family. Their lonely, lovely mother, Ammu, (who loves by night the man her children love by day), fled an abusive marriage to live with their blind grandmother, Mammachi (who plays Handel on her violin), their beloved uncle Chacko (Rhodes scholar, pickle baron, radical Marxist,
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di Fiore's Atlas of Histology with Functional Correlations - Victor P EroschenkoThis atlas’s distinctive, full-color, schematic illustrations have earned lasting renown for superb explanation of basic histology concepts. This edition includes 120 newly improved illustrations; an additional nine micrographs; and a new chapter on cell biology. The atlas presents its hallmark magnification of the minutia of organ and tissue structures to show the functions of microscopic structures and how functions work. Part One explains tissues and their relationship to their systems; Part Two addresses organs in a similar way. A brand-new electronic supplement now allows students to
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May
OpenGL Programming Guide: The Official Guide to Learning OpenGL, Version 2 - Dave Shreiner, Mason WooOpenGL is a powerful software interface used to produce high-quality, computer-generated images and interactive applications using 2D and 3D objects, bitmaps, and color images.The OpenGL® Programming Guide, Fifth Edition, provides definitive and comprehensive information on OpenGL and the OpenGL Utility Library. The previous edition covered OpenGL through Version 1.4. This fifth edition of the best-selling "red book" describes the latest features of OpenGL Versions 1.5 and 2.0, including the introduction of the OpenGL Shading Language.You will find clear explanations of OpenGL functionality and