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May
Calculus: Early Transcendentals - Soo T.(Soo T. Tan) TanTaking a fresh approach while retaining classic presentation, the Tan Calculus series utilizes a clear, concise writing style, and uses relevant, real world examples to introduce abstract mathematical concepts with an intuitive approach. In keeping with this emphasis on conceptual understanding, each exercise set in the three semester Calculus text begins with concept questions and each end-of-chapter review section includes fill-in-the-blank questions which are useful for mastering the definitions and theorems in each chapter. Additionally, many questions asking for the interpretation of
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May
The Cambridge History of the Cold War, 3 Volume Set - Melvyn P. Leffler, Odd Arne WestadThe Cambridge History of the Cold War is a comprehensive, international history of the conflict that dominated world politics in the twentieth century. The three-volume series, written by leading international experts in the field, elucidates how the Cold War evolved from the geopolitical, ideological, economic and socio-political environment of the two World Wars and the interwar era, and explains the global dynamics of the Cold War international system. It emphasises how the Cold War bequeathed conditions, challenges and conflicts that shape international affairs today. With discussions of
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May
Organotin Chemistry - Iwao OmaeThis new book provides comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of organotin chemistry encompassing synthetic methods, reactions, structures, spectroscopic analyses, as well as uses of organotin compounds for organic syntheses, and in various industrial products and processes. Appropriate references (over 1,000 in all) to recent articles, reviews, and books are given in each chapter. While previous books on organotin compounds have been written specifically for researchers in organotin chemistry, this book offers a more general overview of the subject which will also be of value to those in organic
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May
The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock and Roll: The Definitive History of the Most Important Artists and Their Music - Anthony DeCurtis, James Henke, Holly George-WarrenThe ultimate illustrated history of rock & roll--comprehensive, authoritative, and fully updated with coverage of the most important new sounds and artists of the 1980s and `90s.
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May
Introductory Linear Algebra: An Applied First Course - Bernard Kolman, David R. HillThe most applied of our basic books in this market, this text has a superb range of problem sets. Calculus is not a prerequisite, although examples and exercises using very basic calculus are included (labeled Calculus Required.) The most technology-friendly text on the market, Introductory Linear Algebra is also the most flexible. By omitting certain sections, instructors can cover the essentials of linear algebra (including eigenvalues and eigenvectors), to show how the computer is used, and to introduce applications of linear algebra in a one-semester course.
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May
Second Language Teaching & Learning - David NunanSecond Language Teaching and Learning is a practical guide to the methodology of task-based language instruction. Replete with illustrative scenarios and topics for discussion and writing, this professional title provides the pedagogical overview that ESL/EFL teachers need to successfully teach with Atlas, Go for it!, LIsten In, and Expressions!
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May
Great by Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck--Why Some Thrive Despite Them All - James C. Collins, Morten T. HansenThe new question: Ten years after the worldwide bestseller "Good to Great," Jim Collins returns to ask: Why do some companies thrive in uncertainty, even chaos, and others do not? In "Great by Choice," Collins and his colleague, Morten T. Hansen, enumerate the principles for building a truly great enterprise in unpredictable, tumultuous, and fast-moving times. The new study: "Great by Choice" distinguishes itself from Collins's prior work by its focus on the type of unstable environments faced by leaders today. The new findings: The best leaders were more disciplined, more empirical, and more
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May
Epidemiology in Medicine - Charles H. Hennekens, Julie BuringLecturers - Click here to order a FREE Review Copy of this title
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May
Bash Cookbook: Solutions and Examples for Bash Users - Carl Albing, JP Vossen, Cameron NewhamThe key to mastering any Unix system, especially Linux and Mac OS X, is a thorough knowledge of shell scripting. Scripting is a way to harness and customize the power of any Unix system, and it's an essential skill for any Unix users, including system administrators and professional OS X developers. But beneath this simple promise lies a treacherous ocean of variations in Unix commands and standards. bash Cookbook teaches shell scripting the way Unix masters practice the craft. It presents a variety of recipes and tricks for all levels of shell programmers so that anyone can become a proficient
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May
Theology of the New Testament - Rudolf Karl Bultmann, Kendrick Grobel, Robert MorganAn examination of the central questions in the field of New Testament Studies.