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December
The Obama Presidency: Appraisals and Prospects - Bert A. Rockman, Andrew Rudalevige, Lady Colin CampbellIn the latest volume in this classic series, Rockman, Rudalevige, and Campbell once again bring together top-notch scholars, this time to take a comprehensive look at the first two years of Barack Obama's presidency. Assessing Obama's political strategy, as well as his administration's successes and setbacks, chapter authors critically examine a presidency marked by continued partisanship, major policy battles, and continued global turmoil.
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December
Time Planet Earth: An Illustrated History - Time-Life BooksThe third planet from the sun is mankind's home - but how well do you know it? Its molten core, for instance, is hotter than the surface of the sun. Now, Time presents an unrivalled portrait of Planet Earth: it's violent history, its vast oceans, its constantly changing geology, its life-sheltering atmosphere.
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December
Fundamentals of Molecular Diagnostics - David E. Bruns, Edward R. Ashwood, Carl A. BurtisThis book offers an introduction to the newest, fastest-growing field in laboratory science. Explaining and clarifying the molecular techniques used in diagnostic testing, this text provides both entry-level and advanced information. It covers the principles of molecular biology along with genomes and nucleic acid alterations, techniques and instrumentation, and applications of molecular diagnostics. Written by leading experts, including Patrick Bossuyt, Angela Caliendo, Rossa W.K. Chiu, Kojo S.J. Elenitoba-Johnson, Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, Amy Groszbach, Sultan Habeebu, Doris Haverstick, Malek
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December
3D TV and 3D Cinema: Tools and Processes for Creative Stereoscopy - Bernard Mendiburu<p class="nielsen-review">Helps you master the technical requirements of shooting 3D stereoscopic images. This title defines the concept of a professional 3D camera system and describes what features are required to make a successful unit to keep your production on schedule and on budget.</span>
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December
A New Practical Primer of Literary Chinese - Paul RouzerPaul Rouzer presents 40 lessons to introduce beginning students to the basic patterns and structures of classical Chinese. They are taken from a number of pre-Han and Han texts selected to give students a grounding in exemplary classical Chinese style.