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First, do no harm

Lisa Belkin · Fawcett Crest
Pages: 353

"What is life worth? And what is a life worth living? At a time when America faces vital choices about the future of its health care, former New York Times correspondent Lisa Belkin takes a powerful and poignant look at the inner workings of Hermann Hospital in Houston, Texas, telling...
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Remaking the American patient : how Madison Avenue and modern medicine turned patients into consumers

Nancy Tomes · The University of North Carolina Press
Pages: 538
Format: Print book

In a work that spans the twentieth century, Nancy Tomes questions the popular--and largely unexamined--idea that in order to get good health care, people must learn to shop for it. Remaking the American Patient explores the consequences of the consumer economy and American medicine having...
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ASAP U.S. History: A Quick-Review Study Guide for the AP Exam

Princeton Review · Princeton Review
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

LIKE CLASS NOTES - ONLY BETTER. The Princeton Review's ASAP U.S. History is designed to help you zero in on just the information you need to know to successfully grapple with the AP test. Advanced Placement exams require students to have a firm grasp of content - you can't bluff...
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Barron's SAT 1600, 6th Edition

Linda Carnevale M.A. · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 460
Format: Paperback

Students who are focused on getting an exceptionally high or even perfect score on the SAT will want to get their hands on this guide! Barron's SAT 1600 is based on the updated SAT test. It takes students beyond standard test prep exercises, reviewing the rigorous coursework that is required...
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College Study Hacks: 101 Ways to Study Easier and Faster

Melanie Falconer · Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.
Pages: 180
Format: Paperback

The general rule of thumb has been that you should study about two to three hours for every hour you spend in the classroom. If you have a 15 credit hour semester, you generally spend about 15 hours in class every week, which means you should be studying between 30 to 45 hours per week....
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Worth A Thousand Words: Using Graphic Novels to Teach Visual and Verbal Literacy

Meryl Jaffe · Jossey-Bass
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Use graphic novels to teach visual and verbal literacyWhile our kids today are communicating outside the classroom in abbreviated text bursts with visual icons, teachers are required to teach them to critically listen, think, and read and write complex texts. Graphic novels are a uniquely...
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Four-Year Colleges 2018

Peterson's · Peterson's

This valuable resource includes information on every accredited four-year undergraduate institution in the United States and Canada (and many international schools) -more than 2,900 institutions in all. It also includes detailed two-page descriptions written by admissions personnel for approximately...
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The K & w Guide to Colleges for Students With Learning Differences 350 Schools With Programs or Services for Students With ADHD or Learning Disabilities.

Princeton Review
Pages: 848
Format: Paperback

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Adult Programs in the Library

Brett W. Lear · ALA Editions
Pages: 262
Format: Paperback

Programming is an important means of not only drawing new people to the library but also better serving existing patrons. Lear s invaluable guide to adult programs is back---and better than ever, with refreshed, expanded content and new ideas to reinvigorate programs and give them a 21st-century...
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Fiske Guide to Colleges 2016

Edward Fiske · Sourcebooks; 32 edition
Format: Print book

Every college and university has a story-and no college guide tells those stories like the Fiske Guide, written from the honest, independent perspective of Edward B. Fiske. Students, parents, and counselors agree, Fiske is the best way to get to know the unique personalities of schools,...
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Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court

Ralph Warner Attorney · NOLO
Pages: 440
Format: Paperback

You don't need a lawyer to win in small claims court -- you need to know how to prepare and present your own case. Smart preparation for your day in court can make the difference between receiving a check and writing one. Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court provides the information,...
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Barron's ACT, 3rd Edition: With Bonus Online Tests

BRIAN STEWART · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 864
Format: Paperback

College-bound students preparing for the ACT will find the help they need in this fully updated edition of Barron's trusted ACT study manual. With additional science passages, a new statistics and probability review section, over 1,600 practice questions in the book, and 432 additional...
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ASAP World History: A Quick-Review Study Guide for the AP Exam

Princeton Review · Princeton Review
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

LIKE CLASS NOTES - ONLY BETTER. The Princeton Review's ASAP World History is designed to help you zero in on just the information you need to know to successfully grapple with the AP test. Advanced Placement exams require students to have a firm grasp of content - you can't bluff...
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Supercharged Storytimes: An Early Literacy Planning and Assessment Guide

Kathleen Campana · Amer Library Association, 2015.
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Based on the groundbreaking research of VIEWS2 the first systematic study of storytimes done to date this book recommends simple interactive ways to emphasize early literacy techniques and encourage children to use and practice their pre-reading skills while preserving the delight inherent...
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