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Barron's New MCAT with CD-ROM, 2nd Edition

Jay B. Cutts M.A. · Barron's Educational Series; 2 edition
Format: Print book

Completely revised and expanded for the 2015 MCAT, Barron's New MCAT test prep manual with enclosed CD-ROM provides test takers with an in-depth, easy-to-use science review and a set of often-neglected but critical strategies for test taking that cover timing, test anxiety, scientific...
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Barron's GRE with CD-ROM, 21st Edition

Sharon Weiner Green M.A. · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 624
Format: Paperback

This newly revised and updated manual presents a test overview of the GRE, test-taking advice, and a timetable for a typical computer-based test. Added features include--A diagnostic test with an answer key and answer explanationsA verbal reasoning review with practice questions in sentence...
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American Eclipse: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World

DAVID BARON · Liveright
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Richly illustrated and meticulously researched, American Eclipse ultimately depicts a young nation that looked to the skies to reveal its towering ambition and expose its latent genius.On a scorching July afternoon in 1878, at the dawn of the Gilded Age, the moon's shadow descended on the American...
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Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble

Marilyn Johnson · Harper
Format: Hardcover

The author of The Dead Beat and This Book is Overdue! turns her piercing eye and charming wit to the real-life avatars of Indiana Jones - the archaeologists who sort through the muck and mire of swamps, ancient landfills, volcanic islands, and other dirty places to reclaim history for us all.Pompeii,...
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Kaplan Lsat Unlocked 2018-2019 Proven Strategies Online

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Integrating the Web into Everyday Library Services: A Practical Guide for Librarians

Elizabeth R Leggett · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 193
Format: Print book

With the world becoming increasingly more dependent upon the Internet, libraries offer an essential service by providing access to this worldwide network. To help their patrons, modern librarians must have a thorough understanding of this technology. Integrating the Web into Everyday Library...
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PSAT/NMSQT 2017 Strategies, Practice & Review with 2 Practice Tests: Online Book

Kaplan · Kaplan Publishing
Pages: 804
Format: Print book

The most complete PSAT preparation guide!Prep Smarter. Not Harder. The PSAT changed in October 2015, and it is now aligned to the new SAT. The redesigned PSAT/NMSQT is completely revised with new sections, a new scoring system, and new timing. To be prepared, you need a PSAT program that...
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GRE Math Workbook: Score Higher with 1,000 Drills & Practice Questions

Kaplan Test Prep · Kaplan Publishing
Pages: 660
Format: Paperback

Kaplan's GRE Math Workbook includes more than 1,000 realistic practice questions to help you get comfortable and confident with the Quantitative section of the test.We're so confident that GRE Math Workbook offers all the practice you need to excel on the GRE that we guarantee it: After...
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Introducing the Ancient Greeks: From Bronze Age Seafarers to Navigators of the Western Mind

Edith Hall · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

What made the Greeks unique in their time and why their influence lives on today. The ancient Greeks invented democracy, theater, rational science, and philosophy. They built the Parthenon and the Library of Alexandria. They wrote down the timeless myths of Odysseus and Oedipus, and the histories...
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Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

Robert Sapolsky · Penguin Press
Pages: 790
Format: Hardcover

"It's no exaggeration to say that Behave is one of the best nonfiction books I've ever read." - David P. Barash, The Wall Street JournalFrom the celebrated neurobiologist and primatologist, a landmark, genre-defining examination of human behavior, both good and bad, and an answer...
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Barron's AP Human Geography, 7th Edition: With Bonus Online Tests

MERI ALAGONA PETER MARSH · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

In-depth preparation for the AP Human Geography exam features: Two full-length practice exams with answers and explanationsA diagnostic test to help students target areas where they need more studyA subject review covering map reading and understanding scale, population geography, cultural...
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Getting the Joke: The Inner Workings of Stand-Up Comedy

Oliver Double · Bloomsbury Methuen Drama; 2 edition
Format: Paperback

This is the kind of book that troubles grey-suited committees of academic peers. Its too enjoyable. But that, given its subject, is just what it ought to be, and it treats that subject seriously . . . There isnt a dull page anywhere in the book. - Professor Peter Thomson, Studies in Theatre...
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Everyday Surveillance: Vigilance and Visibility in Postmodern Life

William G. Staples · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 255
Format: Paperback

When we think of surveillance in our society, we usually imagine "Big Brother" scenarios with the government tracking our every move. The actual surveillance of our everyday lives is much more subtle, however, and may be more insidious. William G. Staples shows how our lives are tracked...
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