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August
Manual of Avian Practice - Agnes E. RupleyWith the aid of algorithms, this practical resource guides practitioners through selecting diagnostics, making a diagnosis, and selecting therapeutics. Features a complete list of differentials and information useful for making difficult diagnoses.
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August
Linear System Theory and Design - Chi-Tsong ChenThe third edition of this text on the theory and design of linear systems has been revised by the author from a theoretical approach to the topic to a more general approach that should appeal to a wider audience. A key feature of the revision is the incorporation of MATLAB throughout the text, with an emphasis on the ideas behind the computation and the interpretation of the results. The user-friendly approach to linear systems is intended to strike a balance between theory and applications. The text is aimed at undergraduate students of linear systems and multivariable system design.
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August
Conversacion y repaso: Intermediate Spanish Series - Lynn A. Sandstedt, Ralph Kite, John G. CopelandCONVERSACIÓN Y REPASO, Eighth Edition, is the core text of the Intermediate Spanish Series that has gained the reputation as the most complete grammar syllabus with in-depth explanations, while its three book format allows greater flexibility for any intermediate Spanish program.
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August
Home, School and Community Relations: A Guide to Working with Families - Carol GestwickiThis practical text is designed to meet the needs of students, administrators, and teachers of children of all ages who are trying to create effective partnerships with families. It provides an overview of modern families and their complex roles, to sensitize teachers to the diversity and needs of families they will encounter. The text discusses fully both the benefits of creating productive partnerships and the barriers that teachers must work beyond. Practical and effective communication strategies are described, with abundant examples. Emphasis is placed on current developments in the field of
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August
Persuasion: Reception and Responsibility - Charles U. LarsonIntended for courses in persuasion, propaganda, advertising/marketing, or any course dealing with rhetorical and/or media criticism that takes a consumer approach to advertising, the media, and political persuasion. These courses are offered at four-year schools in departments of speech, speech communication, mass communication, communication studies and/or communication.
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August
An Introduction to the Properties of Fluids and Solids - Robert A. Heidemann, Ayodeji A. Jeje, Farhang MohtadiDeals with some basic thermodynamic & transport properties of fluids & solids that are of interest in engineering applications. This book discusses various notions about the basic structure of matter, fundamental concepts of our physical world & the conditions of equilibrium between different phases of matter.
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August
The Age Of Longing: A Novel - Richard B. WrightSet in small-town Ontario and spanning three generations, Richard B. Wright's acclaimed novel of Howard Wheeler's search for self-understanding is a journey through the past, both real and imagined, a brilliant gathering-together of the many threads of emotional inheritance that make up life.
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August
Contesting Global Governance: Multilateral Economic Institutions and Global Social Movements - Robert O'Brien, Anne Marie Goetz, Jan Aart Scholte, Marc WilliamsThe contest to shape global governance is increasingly being conducted on a number of levels and among a diverse set of actors. This book argues that increasing engagement between international institutions and sectors of civil society is producing a new form of international organization. The authors study the relationship between the IMF, World Bank, and World Trade Organisation, and environmental, labor, and women's movements, providing a rich analysis of the institutional response to social movement pressure.
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August
On Course: Strategies for Creating Success in College and in Life - Skip DowningThe concise length, tight focus, and emphasis on self-development are keys to this text's appeal. Written in a positive, motivational style, On Course empowers students with tools they need to take charge of their success in college and life. Downing's distinctive guided journal entries help students develop essential life skills by encouraging exploration of personal responsibility, self-motivation, interdependence, and self-esteem. Extensive coverage of study skills--reading, note taking, memorizing, and test taking--provided in the "Wise Choices in College" sections help students excel in all
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August
Cute Little Animals (Leisure Arts #4271) - Amy GainesMeet Amy Gaines' 8 appealing characters to crochet. There's more to these cute animals than meets the eye. Millicent Rose is a "libearian" by day and a bingo fanatic by night. Archibald Hiram wears his striped PJs whenever he's not at work as a financial advisor. Rumored peanut shortages keep Wesley the blue elephant from joining the circus. Then there is Lourdes, a preppie purple hippo. Roscoe (Newgate) Kidd is a pirate panda who escaped from the zoo long ago. Scooter Pup is a likeable little fellow whose teeth get him in trouble. From the paranormal files we have Nestor Lochland, A.K.A the Loch