400 Must-Have Words for the TOEFL

By Lynn Stafford-Yilmaz

For scholars whose first language isn't English and who desire to examine at a college with an English-based curriculum, no admittance try out is extra very important than the try out of English as a overseas Language (TOEFL). 400 Must-Have phrases for the TOEFL helps you ranking good by means of arming you with crucial English vocabulary phrases in general stumbled on in this the most important examination. This well timed advisor additionally encompasses the hot alterations made to the try out, together with the emphasis on dialog and spontaneous verbal exchange to reflect the interactive nature of the study room. 400 Must-Have phrases for the TOEFL additionally includes:

  • Activities similar to paraphrasing, synonym and antonym workouts, and opting for prefixes and suffixes
  • Strategies on how you can comprise new phrases into daily vocabulary
  • Chapters on choosing synonyms and paraphrasing sentences, roots, prefixes, and suffixes

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Principles of Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology: Pearson New International Edition

For a mixed, one-semester, junior/senior-level path in Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology. additionally worthy for courses that educate Igneous Petrology and Metamorphic Petrology.

Typical texts on igneous and metamorphic petrology are geared to both complex or beginner petrology scholars. This detailed textual content bargains entire, updated assurance of either igneous and metamorphic petrology in one volume—and presents the quantitative and technical history required to seriously review igneous and metamorphic phenomena in a fashion that scholars in any respect degrees can comprehend. The aim all through is for college kids which will practice the techniques—and benefit from the insights of the results—rather than tinker with concept and enhance every thing from first principles.

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Understanding Health Policy: A Clinical Approach, Seventh Edition

Understand how the healthcare method works – and the way you could achieve it

The 7th variation of Understanding wellbeing and fitness coverage: A scientific Approach is still the main relied on and accomplished consultant to healthcare on hand and offers every little thing you want to construct an effective origin at the field’s most important matters. This concise and fascinating textbook sincerely explains the all significant elements of healthcare, together with finance, association, and compensation. it's going to assist you enhance a clearer, extra systematic mind set approximately healthiness care within the usa, its difficulties, and the choices for handling and fixing those problems.

The booklet includes a special approach, utilizing scientific vignettes to focus on key coverage concerns, make clear tough strategies, and show how they observe to real-world occasions, affecting either sufferers and execs alike. specialist practitioners in either the private and non-private healthcare sectors, the authors conceal the whole scope of our healthcare procedure. They rigorously weave key rules, descriptions, and urban examples into chapters that make very important wellbeing and fitness coverage matters fascinating and understandable.

Understanding healthiness Policy makes in a different way tough strategies effortless to understand―so you may make greater judgements, enhance results, and enact optimistic switch on an everyday basis.

The 7th version features:

  • Updated all through to mirror the newest adjustments and occasions, together with extra content material on value-based care, selecting Wisely®, etc.
  • Expanded assurance of the effect of the cheap Care Act, together with liable Care agencies and their impression, and international matters in healthiness policy
  • End-of-chapter summaries and entire lists of overview inquiries to toughen what you could have learned
  • Includes "Questions and dialogue subject matters" for school room or person study

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Extreme Weather and Climate

By C. Donald Ahrens

Written in down-to-earth type, vividly illustrated and whole of expertise help, this article will offer you a large medical realizing of the forces of nature which are occasionally unleashed in such life-changing occasions as hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, and serious thunderstorms.

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jQuery Mobile: Develop and Design

By Kris Hadlock

Covering the most recent model of the jQuery cellular Framework, jQuery cellular: increase and Design teaches readers step by step tips to start, how one can write code, and eventually easy methods to create cellular web content utilizing the jQuery cellular framework. The ebook is hands-on, with code examples (with corresponding online demos) and actions throughout.

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UFO: The Whole Story

By Coral Lorenzen, Jim Lorenzen

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It has been a long time now because the first alien craft have been sighted. From the start, the institution line has been one in every of inflexible, unscientific disbelief. but no quantity of inventive refutation and genuine information administration has been in a position to counteract the becoming weight of proof.

Here is the total, authoritative list of the whole unidentified flying object controversy, and of the intense contemporary occasion which point out that alien craft sightings have entered a dramatic new part. via top specialists, and packed with interesting, completely authenticated case histories, this ebook is needs to analyzing for believers and skeptics alike.

Amazon ASIN: B001FDAOZW

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The Facebook Effect: The Inside Story of the Company That Is Connecting the World

By David Kirkpatrick

The specific within tale of fb and the way it has revolutionized the way in which the area makes use of the net. “A extraordinary booklet, full of nice reporting and colourful narrative” (Walter Isaacson).

In little greater than part a decade, fb has long gone from a dorm-room novelty to a firm with 500 million clients. it truly is one of many quickest starting to be businesses in background, a necessary a part of the social lifestyles not just of children yet hundreds and hundreds of hundreds of thousands of adults around the world. As fb spreads all over the world, it creates awesome effects—even changing into instrumental in political protests from Colombia to Iran.

Veteran expertise reporter David Kirkpatrick had the total cooperation of Facebook’s key executives in discovering this attention-grabbing background of the corporate and its influence on our lives. Kirkpatrick tells us how fb was once created, why it has flourished, and the place it truly is going subsequent. He chronicles its successes and missteps, and provides readers the main whole evaluation wherever of founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, the significant determine within the company’s outstanding ascent. this is often the fb tale that may be came across nowhere else.

How did a nineteen-year-old Harvard scholar create an organization that has remodeled the web and the way did he develop it to its present huge, immense measurement? Kirkpatrick exhibits how Zuckerberg steadfastly refused to compromise his imaginative and prescient, insistently targeting development over earnings and preaching that fb needs to dominate (his note) communique on the web. within the technique, he and a small team of key executives have created a firm that has replaced social lifestyles within the usa and somewhere else, a firm that has turn into a ubiquitous presence in advertising, changing politics, company, or even our experience of our personal id. this is often the fb impact.

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Ancient Water Technologies

There isn't any extra primary source than water. the foundation of all existence, water is speedy changing into a key factor in today’s international, in addition to a resource of clash. This interesting publication, which units out a few of the creative equipment during which historic societies collected, transported and kept water, is a well timed book as overextraction and profligacy threaten the life of aquifers and watercourses that experience provided our wishes for millennia.

It offers an summary of the water applied sciences constructed by means of a few historical civilizations, from these of Mesopotamia and the Indus valley to later societies equivalent to the Mycenaeans, Minoans, Persians, and the traditional Egyptians. after all, no booklet on historic water applied sciences will be whole with no discussing the engineering feats of the Romans and Greeks, but in addition to overlaying those key civilizations, it additionally examines how historic American societies from the Hohokams to the Mayans and Incas husbanded their water provides. This surprisingly wide-ranging textual content might provide today’s parched international a few options to the approaching concern in our water supply.

"This publication offers priceless insights into the water applied sciences built in historic civilizations that are the underpinning of recent achievements in water engineering and administration practices. it's the most sensible facts that "the prior is the major for the future."
Andreas N. Angelakis, Hellenic Water offer and Sewerage platforms organization, Greece

"This publication makes a primary contribution to what's going to develop into an important problem of our civilization dealing with the worldwide predicament: the matter of water. old Water applied sciences offers an entire landscape of ways historical societies faced themselves with the administration of water. The position of this quantity is to supply, for the 1st time in this factor, an in depth ancient and medical reconstruction and a sign of the way conventional wisdom can be hired to make sure a sustainable destiny for all."
Pietro Laureano, UNESCO specialist for ecosystems in danger, Director of IPOGEA-Institute of conventional wisdom, Italy

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The Melancholy Assemblage: Affect and Epistemology in the English Renaissance

This e-book considers depression as an "assemblage," as a community of dynamic, interpretive relationships among people, our bodies, texts, areas, constructions, and issues. In doing so, it components methods with previous interpretations of depression. Tilting the English Renaissance opposed to the current second, Daniel argues that the fundamental disciplinary stress among drugs and philosophy persists inside modern debates approximately emotional embodiment.

To make this situation, the booklet binds jointly the work of Nicholas Hilliard and Isaac Oliver, the drama of Shakespeare, the prose of Burton, and the poetry of Milton. Crossing borders and classes, Daniel combines fresh theories which have--until now--been considered as incongruous via their respective advocates.

Asking basic questions on how the event of emotion produces group, the ebook can be of curiosity to students of early smooth literature, psychoanalysis, the affective flip, and continental philosophy.

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Shipping Greatness: Practical lessons on building and launching outstanding software, learned on the job at Google and Amazon

By Chris Vander Mey

Desire a shortcut to a point in transport nice software program? winning workforce leaders should have an exceptionally large ability set to discover the best product, paintings via a posh and ever-changing improvement procedure, and do all of it enormously speedy. during this consultant, Chris Vander Mey presents a simplified, no-BS method of the full software program lifecycle, distilled from classes he discovered as a supervisor at Amazon and Google.

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