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September
Biochemical Adaptation: Mechanism and Process in Physiological Evolution - Peter W. Hochachka, George N. SomeroThis text lays out the principles of mechanistic comparative physiology in an ecological and evolutionary context. The subject of evolutionary physiology has been advancing considerably and this book will bring readers up to date on a number of new techniques, ideas and data. Topics include NMR spectroscopy and molecular biology, evolution and adaptation, phylogenetically-based analytical techniques and more.
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September
Guidebook To The Geology Of Eastern Idaho - Scott S. HughesProterozoic and Paleozoic Stratigraphy and Structure. Cenozoic Tectonism. Snake River Plain. Quaternary geology and Geomorphology. Regional Geology. MAPS CHARTS PHOTOS Topographic Development.
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September
Liberty's Daughters: The Revolutionary Experience of American Women, 1750 1800 - Mary Beth NortonFirst published in 1980 and recently out of print, Liberty's Daughters is widely considered a landmark book on the history of American women and on the Revolution itself.
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September
American Sign Language Green Books, A Student's Text Units 1-9 - Charlotte Baker-Shenk, Dennis CokelyBest known as the Green Books, the American Sign Language books provide teachers and students of American Sign Language (ASL) with the complete means for learning about the culture, community, and the native language of Deaf people. A group of 15 ASL teachers and linguists reviewed all five books to ensure that they were accurate and easy to comprehend. The three Student Texts are designed to help students acquire conversational ability in ASL and an awareness and appreciation of deaf people. Each text contains nine instructional units that present major grammatical features of ASL through
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September
Practical Real Estate Law - Daniel HinkelPRACTICAL REAL ESTATE LAW, 6E, is the ideal book for educating and training future paralegals about the intricacies of real estate law and transactions. This user-friendly book covers the central areas involved in transactional real estate in detail. These areas include real estate contracts, real estate brokerage relationships, real estate finance as it specifically relates to residential and commercial processes, surveys, title insurance and federal taxation and how it applies to the ownership and investment in real estate. Practical Real Estate Law, 6E, also discusses the many new laws that
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September
No Applause--Just Throw Money: The Book That Made Vaudeville Famous - Trav S.D.A seriously funny look at the roots of American Entertainment When Groucho Marx and Charlie Chaplin were born, variety entertainment had been going on for decades in America, and like Harry Houdini, Milton Berle, Mae West, and countless others, these performers got their start on the vaudeville stage. From 1881 to 1932, vaudeville was at the heart of show business in the States. Its stars were America's first stars in the modern sense, and it utterly dominated American popular culture. Writer and modern-day vaudevillian Trav S.D. chronicles vaudeville's far-reaching impact in No Applause--Just
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September
Grol Plus (Book & Software Package) - Gordon West, Fred MaiaThe study guide for the FCC Commercial General Radiotelephone Operator License plus Radar Endorsement. Book covers the Elements 1, 3, and 8 commercial question pools. Package includes interactive Windows software that allows you to take practice exams and study at your PC. Software scores your knowledge and shows you where more study is needed.
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September
The Economics of an Aging Society - Robert L. Clark, Timothy M. Smeeding, Richard V. Burkhauser, Joseph F. Quinn, Marilyn MoonWritten by leading thinkers in the field, this text provides an in-depth analysis of the economic and policy issues associated with individual and population aging. The text has a strong policy focus based on demographic and economic analysis, making this book both accessible and challenging to readers with limited mathematical background. Written by leading thinkers in the field of the economics of aging. Employs a strong policy focus based on demographic and economic analysis. Provides a comprehensive international picture of the consequences of aging. Engages the reader through side boxes,
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September
Ancient Rhetorics for Contemporary Students - Sharon Crowley, Debra HawheeAncient Rhetorics for Contemporary Students revives the classical strategies of ancient Greek and Roman rhetoricians and adapts them to the needs of contemporary writers and speakers. This is a fresh interpretation of the ancient canons of composing: invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery. It shows that rhetoric, as it was practiced and taught by the ancients, was an intrinsic part of daily life and of communal discourse about current events. This book gives special emphasis to classic strategies of invention, devoting separate chapters to stasis theory, common and special topics,
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September
The United States, China and Southeast Asian Security: A Changing of the Guard? - Wayne BertChina's growing economy and military power may allow it to challenge US influence in East and Southeast Asia. Wayne Bert examines the likelihood of this and the impact it would have on Southeast Asian security. The approach taken by both the US and China will affect the outcome of this struggle and both the Southeast Asian commitment to economic growth and the development of regional institutions will encourage peaceful evolution and a power transition that avoids major conflict.