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February
Statistical Machine Translation - Philipp KoehnThis introductory text to statistical machine translation (SMT) provides all of the theories and methods needed to build a statistical machine translator, such as Google Language Tools and Babelfish. In general, statistical techniques allow automatic translation systems to be built quickly for any language-pair using only translated texts and generic software. With increasing globalization, statistical machine translation will be central to communication and commerce. Based on courses and tutorials, and classroom-tested globally, it is ideal for instruction or self-study, for advanced
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February
The Art of Greece and Rome - Susan WoodfordCovering four centuries from Homer to Alexander the Great, this introduction to the architecture, sculpture and painting of ancient Greece reveals its evolution from the simple forms of the Archaic period to the elaborate complexes of the later Hellenistic period.