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Guns across America: Reconciling Gun Rules and Rights

Robert Spitzer · Oxford University Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In vast swathes of America, the sacredness of the Second Amendment has become a political third rail, never to be questioned. Gun rights supporters wear tri-cornered hats, wave the stars and stripes, and ask what would have happened if the revolutionaries had been unarmed when the British...
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The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government

Philip K Howard · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 244
Format: Hardcover

The secret to good government is a question no one in Washington is asking: "What's the right thing to do?" What's wrong in Washington is deeper than you think. Yes, there's gridlock, polarization, and self-dealing. But hidden underneath is something bigger and more...
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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth

MICHIO KAKU · Doubleday
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

The #1 bestselling author of The Future of the Mind traverses the frontiers of astrophysics, artificial intelligence, and technology to offer a stunning vision of man's future in space, from settling Mars to traveling to distant galaxies.

Formerly the domain of fiction, moving...
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Neighbor Law: Fences, Trees, Boundaries & Noise

Emily Doskow · NOLO; Eighth Edition edition
Format: Paperback

An easy-to-read guide on laws concerning common neighbor disputes Is the noise from next door keeping you up at night? Is the view from your backyard being obstructed? Is a neighboring business driving you crazy? Your home is important to you and your neighbors aren't going anywhere...
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Principles of Programming & Coding

Donald Franceschetti · H.W. Wilson Publishing Co.
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover


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May I Quote You on That?: A Guide to Grammar and Usage

Stephen Spector · Oxford University Press, USA
Pages: 416
Format: Paperback

We all use language in different ways, depending on the situations we find ourselves in. In formal contexts we are usually expected to use a formal level of Standard English-the English codified in grammars, usage guides, and dictionaries. In May I Quote You on That? Stephen Spector offers...
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Praxis: Core Academic Skills for Educators:

LLC LearningExpress · Learningexpress, Llc
Format: Book

Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Tests measure academic skills in reading, writing and mathematics. Colleges and universities may use the Praxis Core tests to evaluate individuals for entry into teacher education programs, and many states also require Praxis Core scores as part...
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McGraw-Hill Education Firefighter Exam, 2nd Edition

Ronald Spadafora · McGraw-Hill; 2 edition
Format: Print book

Your up-to-the-minute guide for acing the firefighter exam McGraw-Hill Education: Firefighter Exams offers 7 full-length sample exams (two more exams than previous edition), plus valuable instruction and practice in all the most common question types--all designed to reflect today's...
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ACT 2016-2017 Strategies, Practice, and Review with 6 Practice Tests: Online Book

Kaplan · Kaplan Publishing
Pages: 600
Format: Print book

Kaplan's essential, comprehensive ACT guide provides proven test-taking strategies, realistic practice questions and tests, detailed answer explanations, and video tutorials so you can score higher on test day - guaranteed. More than 1.9 million high school students take the ACT. Despite...
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Film Noir 101: The 101 Best Film Noir Posters From The 1940s-1950s

Mark Fertig · Fantagraphics; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

This art book collects film noir posters and critical commentary, with a foreword by Academy Award-winning director William Friedkin (The French Connection, The Exorcist). Collecting 101 noir movie posters of, arguably, the greatest noir films ever made (including classics The Maltese Falcon,...
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Grammar: 1,001 Practice Questions For Dummies

Geraldine Woods · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Book

Practice makes perfect - and helps deepen your understanding of English grammar Establishing good grammar habits will set you up for success. From English class to writing your college essay, from corporatecommunications, to updating your social media sites, good grammar is essential and now you have...
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The Long Shadow: The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century

David Reynolds · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the 2014 PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize for the Best Work of History. "If you only read one book about the First World War in this anniversary year, read The Long Shadow. David Reynolds writes superbly and his analysis is compelling and original." -Anne Chisolm, Chair of the PEN Hessell-Tiltman...
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Essential Guide to Federal Employment Laws, The

Lisa Guerin J.D. · NOLO
Pages: 512
Format: Paperback

Quick answers to questions about 20 Key Employment Laws With the The Essential Guide to Federal Employment Laws, you'll learn the ins and outs of the most important national employment laws, including: which businesses must comply with each law what each law allows and prohibits...
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Praxis Core For Dummies with Online Practice Tests

CARLA C KIRKLAND · For Dummies
Pages: 432
Format: Paperback

Get the confidence you need to ace the Praxis Core Prepping for the Praxis Core can feel like a pain - but it doesn't have to! Beginning with a thorough overview of the exam to ensure there are no surprises on test day, Praxis Core For Dummies with Online Practice Tests arms you with...
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Easy Grammar Step-by-Step: With 85 Exercises

Phyllis Dutwin · McGraw-Hill Education; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Youve come to the right place for a quick and effective way to learn grammar! Easy Grammar Step-by-Step is based on the idea that the quickest route to learning this subject is building a solid foundation in the basics. You wont find a lot of pointless discussion instead, you get an original,...
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