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The Politics of the Presidency - Joseph A. Pika, John Anthony MalteseOnce again delivering their comprehensive-and accessible-analysis of the presidency, Pika and Maltese bring their trusted core text completely up-to-date. Never losing sight of the historical foundations of the office, the authors maintain a delicate balance as they examine the presidency through a modern lens. A solid foundation for any presidency course, the eighth edition features new data and scholarship in addition to coverage of: - the 2010 midterm election and preparation for the 2012 election; - Obama's relations with the Republican House; - the appointments of Sotomayor and Kagan to the
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October
Fundamentals of Physics : Student Solutions to Accompany the 5th Edition - David Halliday, Robert Resnick, Jearl WalkerThis popular book incorporates modern approaches to physics. It not only tells readers how physics works, it shows them. Applications have been enhanced to form a bridge between concepts and reasoning.
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Creating the Art of the Game - Matthew OmernickThe key word here is art: the dynamic 3D art that defines the world of computer games, and the planning, modeling, texturing, lighting, effects creation, and interface design that go into it. Readers will be learning from a master--veteran 3D artist and instructor Matthew Omernick--as they progress through the carefully chosen, software-agnostic tutorials that make up this beautiful, full-color volume.