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May
5-Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline - Lawrence Patrick TilleyThe second edition of this reference presents practical reviews of diseases and clinical problems, with the emphasis on diagnosis and treatment of those likely to be encountered in daily practice. The text is divided into three sections: clinical problems, laboratory abnormalities, and diseases. Diagnostic algorithms are used extensively in the first two sections, and there is an appendix which includes a drug formulary, toxicology tables, chemotherapy protocols, normal laboratory values, conversion tables, and parasite identification tables.
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May
A Preface to Paradise Lost - C.S. LewisA Preface to Paradise Lost provides an interpretation of Milton's purpose in writing the epic.
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May
Epidemiology: Beyond the Basics - Moyses Szklo, F. Javier NietoWritten For Those Who Are Familiar With The Basic Strategies Of Analytic Epidemiology, Epidemiology: Beyond The Basics Takes Readers Through A More Rigorous Discussion Of Key Epidemiologic Concepts And Methods Such As Study Design, Measures Of Association, Research Assessment, And More. With Real-Life Examples Throughout, The Book Avoids Complex Statistical Formulations And Is An Invaluable Resource For Intermediate Students And Practicing Epidemiologists Who Wish To Expand Their Knowledge Of Epidemiology And Its Role In The Medical And Public Health Sciences. The Third Edition Offers A Completely
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May
Black Like Me - John Howard GriffinIn the Deep South of the 1950s, journalist John Howard Griffin decided to cross the color line.  Using medication that darkened his skin to deep brown, he exchanged his privileged life as a Southern white man for the disenfranchised world of an unemployed black man.  His audacious, still chillingly relevant eyewitness history is a work about race and humanity-that in this new millennium still has something important to say to every American.
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May
The Hidden Heart of the Cosmos: Humanity and the New Story - Brian SwimmeOpens up not only the exhilarating truths that science reveals of the birth of the universe, but how these truths can transform our lives.
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May
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics - David R. LideThe CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, 88th Edition continues to offer the most authoritative, up-to-date data to scientists around the world. This edition contains NEW tables on "Properties of Ionic Liquids, Solubilities of Hydrocarbons in Sea Water, Solubility of Organic Compounds in Superheated Water, "and "Nutritive Value of Foods." It also updates many tables including "Critical Constants, Heats of Vaporization, Aqueous Solubility of Organic Compounds, Vapor Pressure of Mercury, Scientific Abbreviations and Symbols, "and "Bond Dissociation Energies." The 88th Edition also presents a new
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May
Wheater's Functional Histology 3/E - H. George Burkitt, Barbara Young, John W. HeathHistology, the microscopic study of cells, their mechanisms and their interrelationships, represents an important part of any medical or biological course and is taught during a medic's pre-clinical years. Wheater's Functional Histology is internationally renowned as one of the leading student texts on this subject, as it contains the right balance of essential information with illustrations enabling it to stand alone as a core text.
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May
Barbara Jordan: Speaking the Truth with Eloquent Thunder [With DVD] - Barbara JordanRevered by Americans across the political spectrum, Barbara Jordan was "the most outspoken moral voice of the American political system," in the words of former President Bill Clinton, who awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994. Throughout her career as a Texas senator, U.S. congresswoman, and distinguished professor at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Barbara Jordan lived by a simple creed: "Ethical behavior means being honest, telling the truth, and doing what you said you were going to do." Her strong stand for ethics in government, civil liberties, and democratic
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May
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules, Second Edition, 2002 Revision, 2005 Update (Kit) - American Library AssociationWhat's new in the 2004 update? - New and updated rules as approved by the JSC including instruction regarding serials, multipart monographs, and integrating resources - A checklist of updates - A complete and fully revised index
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May
East Asia at the Center: Four Thousand Years of Engagement with the World - Warren I. CohenA common misconception holds that Marco Polo "opened up" a closed and recalcitrant "Orient" to the West. However, this sweeping history covering 4,000 years of international relations from the perspective of China, Japan, Korea, and Southeast Asia shows that the region's extensive involvement in world affairs began thousands of years ago. In a time when the writing of history is increasingly specialized, Warren I. Cohen has made a bold move against the grain. In broad but revealing brushstrokes, he paints a huge canvas of East Asia's place in world affairs throughout four millennia. Just as Cohen