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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
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May
Artificial Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents - David L. Poole, Alan K. MackworthRecent decades have witnessed the emergence of artificial intelligence as a serious science and engineering discipline. Artificial Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents is a textbook aimed at junior to senior undergraduate students and first-year graduate students. It presents artificial intelligence (AI) using a coherent framework to study the design of intelligent computational agents. By showing how basic approaches fit into a multidimensional design space, readers can learn the fundamentals without losing sight of the bigger picture. The book balances theory and experiment, showing
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May
Probability - Leo BreimanWell known for the clear, inductive nature of its exposition, this reprint volume is an excellent introduction to mathematical probability theory. It may be used as a graduate-level text in one- or two-semester courses in probability for students who are familiar with basic measure theory, or as a supplement in courses in stochastic processes or mathematical statistics. Designed around the needs of the student, this book achieves readability and clarity by giving the most important results in each area while not dwelling on any one subject. Each new idea or concept is introduced from an intuitive,
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May
Toxic Substances Controls Guide: Federal Regulation Of Chemicals In The Environment - Mary Devine WorobecThis concise presentation of federal law and regulation governing toxic chemicals will help you recognize your risks and avoid liability. It gives you: quick reference to your obligations under regulations administered by the EPA, OSHA, Department of Transportation, and Consumer Product Safety Commission highlights of each major toxic statute in convenient "at-a-glance" summaries details of the 1990 changes to the Clean Air Act, the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, regulations under Superfund addressing lender liability, and much more This is an ideal starting point for those
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May
Psychology - Lester A. LeftonIt's here! MyPsychLab Where learning comes to life! An exciting new learning and teaching tool designed to increase student success in the classroom and give instructors quick and easy access to every resource needed to teach and administer an introductory psychology course.Learning in context With MyPsychLab students use an actual e-book, in the same layout as the printed version, to launch multimedia resources such as animations, video and audio clips, activities and simulations, and more.Individualized Study Plans MyPsychLab gives students multiple testing and quizzing opportunities in each
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May
Essentials of Avian Medicine and Surgery - Brian Coles"Essentials of Avian Medicine and Surgery" is designed as a concise quick reference for the busy practitioner and animal nurse. Eminently practical, this classic avian text is prized for its down-to-earth approach. new contributions from world renowned experts in avian medicine new chapter on the special senses of birds, an understanding of which is crucial when giving advice on avian welfare problems fully up-to-date on the latest diagnostic and imaging techniques avian zoonotics are highlighted in infectious diseases section