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Victory Quilts - Eleanor BurnsVictory Quilts represents a look back in history to the 1940s and life on the home front during the war years. This book offers patterns and techniques for 20 blocks, each one representing a slice of history with a story to tell. The blocks are traditional patterns, popular during the 1940s era. Along with strip piecing, Eleanor teaches her techniques for squaring up triangle-pieced squares, applique, flying geese patches, and much more. Make a sampler quilt "set on point" or straight set. Each method is clearly explained and has step-by-step illustrations in full color. Ribbon and swag borders
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Solving Mathematical Problems: A Personal Perspective - Terence TaoAuthored by a leading name in mathematics, this engaging text leads the reader through the various tactics involved in solving mathematical problems at the Mathematical Olympiad level. Assuming only a basic level of mathematics, the text is ideal for students of 14 years and above in pure mathematics.
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Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals - George B. Thomas Jr.This text is designed for the single variable component of a three-semester or four-quarter calculus course (math, engineering, and science majors). Calculus hasna t changed, but your students have. Todaya s students have been raised on immediacy and the desire for relevance, and they come to calculus with varied mathematical backgrounds. Thomasa Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Twelfth Edition, helps your students successfully generalize and apply the key ideas of calculus through clear and precise explanations, clean design, thoughtfully chosen examples, and superior exercise sets. Thomas