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Gre: Practicing to Take the Chemistry Test (3rd ed) - Educational Testing Service
These practice workbooks and guides contain essential information for those preparing for GRE subject tests, including practice questions, full-length practice tests that were actually administered at international GRE subject test administrations, answer sheets, correct answers, score conversion tables, and performance data for students who took the tests.Author Biography: Educational Testing Service (ETS) is the world's premier educational testing organization and the only publisher of GRE
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Jungle Days - William Beebe
1923. With seven illustrations. William Beebe was one of this century's leading pioneers into the oceanic world. The Brooklyn, New York, native possessed an unrelenting curiosity about the natural world around, and beneath, him. Through his dozens of books describing his various expeditions, Beebe brought the average citizen in closer touch with the natural world. Beebe turned his focus away from pheasants to the tropical jungle and became director of the Zoological Park's new Department of
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Cleaning & Stain Removal for Dummies - Gill Chilton
Whether you're a devout neatnik or a free spirit who likes to draw designs in dust, "Cleaning & Stain Removal For Dummies" is for you. It helps you make quick work of dirty work with all kinds of practical tips and techniques, plus trade secrets used by the pros. You'll learn how to use the proper equipment and tackle specific cleaning challenges, includingFloors, walls, and ceilingsThe kitchen and bathroomsFurniture and furnishingsAppliances and equipmentWindowsBicycles and carsClothes and
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Arrow Pushing in Organic Chemistry: An Easy Approach to Understanding Reaction Mechanisms - Daniel E. Levy
Find an easier way to learn organic chemistry with "Arrow-Pushing in Organic Chemistry: An Easy Approach to Understanding Reaction Mechanisms," a book that uses the arrow-pushing strategy to reduce this notoriously challenging topic to the study of interactions between organic acids and bases. Understand the fundamental reaction mechanisms relevant to organic chemistry, beginning with Sn2 reactions and progressing to Sn1 reactions and other reaction types. The problem sets in this book, an
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PHP 5 for Dummies - Janet Valade
Covers the latest major release of PHP, the most popular open source Web scripting language, in the friendly, easy-to-understand For Dummies stylePHP is installed on nearly nine million servers, and usage has grown at the rate of 6.5 percent per month for the past two yearsPHP is easy to learn, well suited for Web development, and can be embedded with HTML, making it a good choice for creating dynamic Web pages for e-commerce sites and other Web applications; a database-friendly language, it
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Travels of William Bartram - William Bartram
For serious naturalists have treasured their of Francis Harper's naturalist copies years, edition of The Travels of William Bartram as the definitive version of Bartram's pioneering survey. Complete with notes and commentary, an annotated index, maps, a bibliography, and a general index, this classic is now back in print for the first time in decades. Harper's knowledge of natural history transforms Bartram's accounts of the southern states from a curious record of personal observation from the
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The Regulatory Genome: Gene Regulatory Networks in Development and Evolution - Eric H. Davidson
Gene regulatory networks are the most complex, extensive control systems found in nature. The interaction between biology and evolution has been the subject of great interest in recent years. The author, Eric Davidson, has been instrumental in elucidating this relationship. He is a world renowned scientist and a major contributor to the field of developmental biology. The Regulatory Genome beautifully explains the control of animal development in terms of structure/function relations of
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Handmade Electronic Music: The Art of Hardware Hacking - Nicolas Collins
"Handmade Electronic Music: The Art of Hardware Hacking "provides a long-needed, practical, and engaging introduction for students of electronic music, installation and sound-art to the craft of making--as well as creatively cannibalizing--electronic circuits for artistic purposes. Designed for practioners and students of electronic art, it provides a guided tour through the world of electronics, encouraging artists to get to know the inner workings of basic electronic devices so they can
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Manipulative Monkeys: The Capuchins of Lomas Barbudal - Susan Perry
With their tonsured heads, white faces, and striking cowls, the monkeys might vaguely resemble the Capuchin monks for whom they were named. How they act is something else entirely. They climb onto each other's shoulders four deep to frighten enemies. They test friendship by sticking their fingers up one another's noses. They often nurse--but sometimes kill--each other's offspring. They use sex as a means of communicating. And they negotiate a remarkably intricate network of alliances, simian
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Openoffice.Org for Dummies - Gurdy Leete, Ellen Finkelstein
Uses the straightforward For Dummies style to show Linux and Windows users how to use the OpenOffice.org desktop productivity suiteOpenOffice.org has a user interface and feature set similar to that of other office suites and works transparently with a variety of file formats, including those of Microsoft OfficeExplains how to download, install, and set up both the Linux and Windows versions of OpenOffice.orgOrganized by the four key desktop applications provided in the OpenOffice.org suite: