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Principles of Computer Security, CompTIA Security+ and Beyond, - William Arthur Conklin, Gregory White, Roger Davis, Chuck Cothren, Dwayne WilliamsEssential Skills for a Successful IT Security Career Learn the fundamentals of computer and information security while getting complete coverage of all the objectives for the latest release of CompTIA's Security+ certification exam. This instructive, full-color guide discusses communication, infrastructure, operational security, and methods for preventing attacks. Written and edited by leaders in the field, Principles of Computer Security, Second Edition will help you pass the CompTIA Security+ exam and become an IT security expert. Learn how to: Ensure operational and
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Sahara: A Natural History - Marq de Villiers, Sheila HirtleIn the parched and seemingly lifeless heart of the Sahara desert, earthworms find enough moisture to survive. Four major mountain ranges interrupt the flow of dunes and gravel plains, and at certain times waterfalls cascade from their peaks. Even the sand amazes: massive dunes can appear almost overnight, and be gone just as quickly. We think we know the Sahara, the largest and most austere desert on Earth--yet it is full of surprises, as Marq de Villiers reveals in his brilliant and evocative biography of the land and its people. "If you traveled across the United States from Boston to San
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Higher Learning in America, 1980-2000 - Arthur LevineBrings together leading thinkers on higher education from the United States and other countries to explore the new realities that emerged during the 1980s and to examine the trends, issues and challenges of the 1990s.