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Research Design

Research Design

by John W Creswell

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Publication Manual Of the American Psychological Association

Publication Manual Of the American Psychological Association

by American Psychological Association

Presents a style manual that covers manuscript structure and content, writing style, grammar, quotations, tables, footnotes, results display, and source citation for psychological and social sciences literature. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus

Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus

by John Gray

Once upon a time Martians and Venusians met, fell in love, and had happy relationships together because they respected and accepted their differences. Then they came to Earth and amnesia set in: they forgot they were from different planets.Based on years of successful counseling of couples and individuals, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus has helped millions of couples transform their relationships. Now viewed as a modern classic, this phenomenal book has helped men and women realize how different... Read more about this item
Anarchist Cookbook

Anarchist Cookbook

by William Powell

The Anarchist Cookbook, first published in 1971, is a book that contains instructions for the manufacture of explosives, rudimentary telecommunications phreaking devices as well as some dangerous, and in many places illegal, items; while some have merit, other 'recipes' have been shown to be flawed or dangerous or both. It was written by William Powell to protest the United States involvement in the Vietnam War. Interest in the book continues.
A Short History Of Nearly Everything

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

by Bill Bryson

In A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bryson follows his greatest challenge yet: to understand—and, if possible, answer—the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. From the Big Bang to the rise of civilization, Bryson seeks to understand how we got from there being nothing at all to there being us. The result is a profound, funny, and wonderfully clear and entertaining adventure into the realms of human knowledge, as only Bill Bryson can render it.
They Say / I Say

They Say / I Say

by Gerald Graff

"They say/I say" is a modern guide to academic writing, specifically showing the writer how to summarize conversation and arguments in a clear fashion.
Art Of Public Speaking

Art Of Public Speaking

by Stephen E Lucas

The Art of Public Speaking 11e continues to define the art of being the best by helping today’s students become capable, responsible speakers and thinkers. With a strong focus on the practical skills of public speaking and grounded in classical and contemporary theories of rhetoric, The Art of Public Speaking offers full coverage of all major aspects of speech preparation and presentation. Utilizing the full suite of resources, students learn to internalize the principles of public speaking, build... Read more about this item
The Pyramid Principle

The Pyramid Principle

by Barbara Minto

"Third edition"--Spine.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-177).
Freakonomics

Freakonomics

by Stephen J Dubner Steven D Levitt

Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is a 2005 non-fiction book by University of Chicago economist Steven Levitt and New York Times journalist Stephen J. Dubner. The book has been described as melding pop culture with economics. As of 2008, it has sold over 3 million copies worldwide.
My Stroke Of Insight

My Stroke Of Insight

by Jill Bolte Taylor

On the morning of December 10, 1996 Jill Bolte Taylor, a thirty-seven-year-old Harvard-trained brain scientist experienced a massive stroke when a blood vessel exploded in the left side of her brain. A neuroanatomist by profession, she observed her own mind completely deteriorate to the point that she could not walk, talk, read, write, or recall any of her life, all within the space of four brief hours. As the damaged left side of her brain – the rational, grounded, detail and time-oriented side –... Read more about this item
The Elements Of Typographic Style

The Elements Of Typographic Style

by Robert Bringhurst

The Elements of Typographic Style is a book by Canadian typographer, poet and translator Robert Bringhurst. Originally published in 1992, it was revised in 1996, 2001 (v2.4), 2002 (v2.5), 2004 (v3.0), 2005 (v3.1), and 2008 (v3.2). A history and guide to typography, it has been praised by Hermann Zapf, who said “I wish to see this book become the Typographers’ Bible. ” Because of its widespread use, it is sometimes abbreviated simply as Bringhurst.
The First Days Of School

The First Days Of School

by Wong Harry K Wong Rosemary T

Includes bibliographical references and index.
A Writer's Reference

A Writer's Reference

by Diana Hacker

Having helped nearly 3 million students at 1600 colleges and universities to write well, A Writer’s Reference succeeds because it has always been grounded in classroom experience. Nearly twenty years ago, Diana Hacker reinvented the college handbook by looking at her own students’ needs. She crafted a first-of-its-kind reference that offered practical solutions to college writing problems in a language students could understand and in a format that was easy for them to use. Her many innovations —... Read more about this item
The Language Instinct

The Language Instinct

by Steven Pinker

Originally published: New York : W. Morrow and Co., c1994.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-502) and index.
501 Spanish Verbs

501 Spanish Verbs

by Christopher Kendris

Patterns For College Writing

Patterns For College Writing

by Laurie G / Mandell, Stephen R Kirszner

American Migration Routes Part I

American Migration Routes Part I

by William Dollarhide

Story

Story

by Robert McKee

Halley's Bible Handbook

Halley's Bible Handbook

by Henry H Halley

Black's Law Dictionary

Black's Law Dictionary

by Henry Campbell Black

The Ashley Book Of Knots

The Ashley Book Of Knots

by Clifford W Ashley

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A Dictionary Of Modern English Usage

A Dictionary Of Modern English Usage

by Fowler, H W

A Dictionary of Modern English Usage (1926), by Henry W. Fowler, is a style guide to British English usage, pronunciation, and writing. Ranging from plurals and literary technique to the distinctions among like words (homonyms, synonyms, etc. ), to foreign-term use, it became the standard for most style guides that followed — thus, the 1926 first edition remains in print despite the existence of the 1965 second edition, and the 1996 and 2004 printings of the third edition.
Scottish Family History

Scottish Family History

by Stuart, Margaret

In Search Of Scottish Ancestry

In Search Of Scottish Ancestry

by Hamilton-Edwards, Gerald

Us Iana

Us Iana

by Howes, Wright

Mount Auburn Biographies

Mount Auburn Biographies

by Russell, Foster W

American Origins

American Origins

by Pine, L G

Scottish Roots

Scottish Roots

by James, Alwyn