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July
Schaum's Outline of Basic Mathematics with Applications - Hyam Kruglak, John T. Moore, J. T. MooreSchaum's Outlines include basic theory, definitions, and hundreds of sample problems solved in step-by-step detail and supplementary problems with answers. Schaum's Outlines have been favorably received and widely adopted by numberous colleges and technical schools. Major topics covered are Decimal Fractions , Measurement and Scientific Notation , Common Fractions , Percentage , Essentials of Algebra , Ratio and Proportion , Linear Equations , Exponents and Radicals , Logarithms , Quadratic Equations and Square Roots , Essentials of Plane Geometry , Solid Figures , Trigonometric Functions ,
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July
As Others See Us: The Causes and Consequences of Foreign Perceptions of America - Stephen BrooksOne of the ironies of the post-Cold War world, in which the power of the United States is without rival, is that the costs of isolationism and ignorance are greater than ever. The temptation to imagine that the rest of the world matters less than before is enticing, as America basks in the triumphant glow of a world in which capitalism and democracy, under the aegis of American leadership, are thought to have vanquished all rivals. Although it is unlikely that Americans will come to pay much attention to the rest of the world anytime soon--except when their citizens are threatened or killed
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July
Pocket Keys for Speakers - Isa N. Engleberg, Ann RaimesCombining the expertise of two successful Houghton Mifflin authors, this handbook offers students a practical, "how-to" approach to speaking throughout their academic and professional careers. In addition, the authors clearly distinguish the principles of oral and written communication and provide quick references on grammar and mechanics. The text's convenient handbook size and format, along with its timeless content, make it an ideal life-long resource.