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Reference works

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Environmental Resource Handbook, 2019/20

Environmental Resource Handbook, 2019/20

Author: Laura Mars Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/07/2019

This edition is the most up-to-date and comprehensive source for Environmental Resources and Statistics. Section I: Resources, provides detailed contact information for thousands of information sources, including Associations & Organizations, Awards & Honors, Conferences, Foundations & Grants, Environmental Health, Government Agencies, National Parks & Wildlife Refuges, Publications, Research Centers, Educational Programs, Green Product Catalogs, Consultants and much more. Section II: Statistics, provides statistics on hundreds of important topics, including Children's Environmental Index, Municipal Finances, Toxic Chemicals, Recycling, Climate, Air & Water Quality and more. This kind of up-to-date environmental data, all in one place, is not available anywhere else on the market place today. This new edition is a must-have for all public and academic libraries as well as any organization with a primary focus on the environment.

Financial Literacy Basics, 2019

Financial Literacy Basics, 2019

Author: Weiss Ratings Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/07/2019

Complete Resource Guide for People with Chronic Illness, 2019/20

Complete Resource Guide for People with Chronic Illness, 2019/20

Author: Laura Mars Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/07/2019

This directory provides a comprehensive overview of the support services and information resources available for people diagnosed with a chronic illness. It details the wide range of organizations, educational materials, books, newsletters, web sites, periodicals and databases that address 88 specific chronic illnesses.

Literature and Law in the Middle Ages A Bibliography of Scholarship

Literature and Law in the Middle Ages A Bibliography of Scholarship

Author: John A. Alford, Dennis P. Seniff Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/07/2019

Originally published in 1984, Literature and Law in the Middle Ages is a comprehensive bibliography on the subject of literature and law in the Middle Ages. The collection was composed with the notion that early society regarded literature, law and religion from the same single point of view. It discusses how for many medieval poets, their art existed primarily to enforce obedience to God and king and suggests that society viewed law as a chief instrument of the divine will in human affairs. The book's comprehensive introduction argues that eventually, these areas of diverged and became separate; this bibliography covers the broad period of the Middle Ages from the 5th to the 15th century and examines this period of transition during which, the process was not yet complete. This bibliography will be vital resource for those studying medieval studies, both in literature and history.

Mindful Manners Modern Etiquette for a Better Life

Mindful Manners Modern Etiquette for a Better Life

Author: Nancy R. Mitchell Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/07/2019

Chemistry: The Easy Way

Chemistry: The Easy Way

Author: Joseph A. Mascetta, Mark, M.A. Kernion Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/07/2019

Barron's E-Z Chemistry covers all important chemistry topics, from atomic structure and chemical formulas to electrochemistry and the basics of organic chemistry. Three full-length tests are included with answers fully explained, two of them modeled after the SAT Subject Area Chemistry Test. A method of diagnosing students' strengths and weaknesses by topic area is included with each test. The E-Z Series presents new, updated, and improved versions of Barron's longtime popular Easy Way books. Updated cover designs, interior layouts, and more graphic material than ever make these books ideal as self-teaching manuals. Teachers have discovered that E-Z titles also make excellent supplements to classroom textbooks. Skill levels range between senior high school and college-101 standards. All titles in the series present detailed reviews of the target subject plus short quizzes and longer tests to help students assess their learning progress.

Biology: The Easy Way

Biology: The Easy Way

Author: Gabrielle I. Edwards, Cynthia Pfirrmann Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/07/2019

This new edition in Barron's E-Z Series contains everything students need to succeed in biology. Topics covered in Barron's E-Z Biology include the cell, bacteria and viruses, fungi, plants, invertebrates, chordates, Homo Sapiens, heredity, genetics and biotechnology, evolution, and ecology. The E-Z Series presents new, updated, and improved versions of Barron's longtime popular Easy Way books. Updated cover designs, interior layouts, and more graphic material than ever make these books ideal as self-teaching manuals. Teachers have discovered that E-Z titles also make excellent supplements to classroom textbooks. Skill levels range between senior high school and college-101 standards. All titles in the series present detailed reviews of the target subject plus short quizzes and longer tests to help students assess their learning progress.

Barron's AP Statistics with Online Tests

Barron's AP Statistics with Online Tests

Author: Martin Sternstein Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/07/2019

Get in-depth preparation for the AP Statistics exam with Barron's updated AP Statistics, which features the 35 absolutely best AP Statistics exam hints found anywhere, and includes: A diagnostic test and five full-length and up-to-date practice exams> All test questions answered and explained Additional multiple-choice and free-response questions with answers A 14-chapter subject review, covering all test topics A new review chapter highlighting statistical insights into social issues A new chapter on the Investigative Task, which counts as one-eighth of the exam A guide to basic uses of TI, Casio, and HP graphing calculators BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online AP Statistics test with all questions answered and explained. Want to boost your studies with even more practice and in-depth review? Try Barron's Ultimate AP Statistics for even more prep.

Anatomy and Physiology: The Easy Way

Anatomy and Physiology: The Easy Way

Author: Barron's Educational Series Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/07/2019

The new edition of Barron's E-Z Anatomy and Physiology presents an extensive review of the human body's structural framework and describe how it functions. Each of 23 chapters covers a separate system of the body and includes review questions with answers. The book is filled with charts, diagrams, and instructive line illustrations. Books in Barron's E-Z series are enhanced and updated editions of Barron's older, highly popular Easy Way books. Updated cover designs reflect the interior layouts, which feature extensive two-color treatment, a fresh, modern typeface, and more graphic material. Charts, graphs, diagrams, line illustrations, and where appropriate, amusing cartoons help make learning E-Z in a variety of subjects. Barron's E-Z books are self-teaching manuals focused to improve students' grades in skill levels that range between senior high school and college-101 standards.

AP Biology with Online Tests

AP Biology with Online Tests

Author: Deborah T. Goldberg Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/07/2019

Barron's AP Biology is one of the most popular test preparation guides around and a must-have manual for success on the Biology AP Test. In this updated book, test takers will find: Two full-length exams that follow the content and style of the new AP exam All test questions answered and explained An extensive review covering all AP test topics Hundreds of additional multiple-choice and free-response practice questions with answer explanations This manual can be purchased alone, or with an optional CD-ROM that includes two additional practice tests with answers and automatic scoring. BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book or package will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online AP Biology test with all questions answered and explained. Want to boost your studies with even more practice and in-depth review? Try Barron's Ultimate AP Biology for even more prep.

Algebra: The Easy Way

Algebra: The Easy Way

Author: Douglas Downing Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/07/2019

This new edition in Barron's E-Z Series contains everything students need to prepare themselves for an algebra class. E-Z Algebra provides key content review and practice exercises to help students master algebra. Topics covered in this detailed review of algebra include general rules for dealing with numbers, equations, negative numbers and integers, fractions and rational numbers, exponents, roots and real numbers, algebraic expressions, functions, graphs, systems of two equations, quadratic equations, circles, ellipses, parabolas, polynomials, numerical series, permutations, combinations, the binomial formula, proofs by mathematical induction, exponential functions and logarithms, simultaneous equations and matrices, and imaginary numbers. The E-Z Series presents new, updated, and improved versions of Barron's longtime popular Easy Way books. Updated cover designs, interior layouts, and more graphic material than ever make these books ideal as self-teaching manuals. Teachers have discovered that E-Z titles also make excellent supplements to classroom textbooks. Skill levels range between senior high school and college-101 standards. All titles in the series present detailed reviews of the target subject plus short quizzes and longer tests to help students assess their learning progress.

National Debate Topic 2019/2020

National Debate Topic 2019/2020

Author: H. W. Wilson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/06/2019