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by Herbert, Frank
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Dune -- Maud'Dib -- Appendix I: Ecology of Dune -- Appendix II: Religion of Dune -- Appendix III: Report on Bene Gessereit motives and pruposes -- Appendix IV:Almanak en-Ashraf (selected excerpts of the Noble Houses) -- Terminilogy of the Imperium -- Map
Topics: Dune (Imaginary place), Science fiction, Dune (Imaginary place)
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by hooks, bell, 1952-
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"A visionary and accessible book, bell hooks's All About Love offers radical new ways to think about love. Here, hooks, one of our most acute social critics, takes the themes that put her on the map - the relationship between love and sexuality, and the interconnectedness between the public and the private - and challenges the prevailing notion that romantic love is more important than all other bonds." "All About Love is a blueprint for finding myriad types of love, which hold...
Topics: Love, Feminist ethics, Feminist ethics, Love
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by Santiago, Esmeralda; Santiago, Esmeralda. Almost a woman
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Continued by: Almost a woman
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by William D. Thornbury
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Topic: Geomorphology.
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by Goleman, Daniel
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-345) and index
Topics: Intelligence, Psychology, Self-Help, Emotions, Personal Growth - General, Self-Help / Success,...
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by George Selden
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Topics: Crickets -- Juvenile fiction, Cats -- Juvenile fiction, Mice -- Juvenile fiction, Times Square (New...
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Architecture, Architecture, Bouwkunst
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by Achebe, Chinua; Innes, Catherine Lynette
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A collection of stories by African writers which deal with life and customs in African society
Topics: Short stories, African (English), Short stories, African, Manners and customs, Short stories,...
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by Brian Friel
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by Jean Piaget
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Topics: Composers, Compositeurs, Komponist, Biographie
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by Carl B. Boyer
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Topic: Mathematics -- History
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by Sachar, Louis, 1954-
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Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 4, Reading Level-Grade 5, Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading...
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by Neil W. Ashcroft
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Topic: Solid state physics.
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by Gay Robins
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Topics: Art, Egyptian, Art, Ancient -- Egypt
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by Levitt, Steven D; Dubner, Stephen J
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"Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? Why do drug dealers still live with their moms? How much do parents really matter? How did the legalization of abortion affect the rate of violent crime? These may not sound like typical questions for an economist to ask. But Steven D. Levitt is not a typical economist. He is a much-heralded scholar who studies the riddles of everyday life--from cheating and crime to sports and...
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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by Goleman, Daniel
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-372) and index
Topics: Executive ability, Management, Emotional intelligence, Personality development, Emotions and...
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by Rushdie, Salman
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Topic: Short stories
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by Bukowski, Charles
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by Ebrey, Patricia Buckley, 1947-
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Originally published: 1996
Topics: China, China
Source: removedNEL
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by Bacon, Edmund N
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Bibliography: p. 331-332
Topics: City planning, Space (Architecture), Harmony (Aesthetics)
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by Itten, Johannes, 1888-1967; Bauhaus
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Translation of Gestaltungs- und Formenlehre; Vorkurs am Bauhaus und später, first published in 1963 under title: Mein Vorkurs am Bauhaus; Gestaltungs- und Formenlehre
Topics: Bauhaus, Art, Art
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by Speare, Elizabeth George
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When the Romans brutally kill Daniel bar Jamin's father, the young Palestinian searches for a leader to drive them out, but comes to realize that love may be a more powerful weapon than hate. Set in Galilee in the time of Jesus, this story tells of a young Jewish rebel who is won over to the gentle teachings of Jesus. "A dramatic, deeply felt narrative whose characters and message will long be remembered
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Topic: Jesus Christ
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by Wattenberg, Ben J
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Includes index
Topics: Fertility, Human, Fertility, Human, Population forecasting, Population forecasting
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by Alexopoulos, Constantine John, 1907-; Mims, Charles W., joint author
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Includes bibliographies and indexes
Topics: Mycology, Mycologie
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by Coopersmith, Stanley, 1926-
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Bibliographical footnotes
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Topic: Self-esteem in children
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 445-456) and index
Topics: Consciousness, Subconsciousness, Human information processing, Bewusstsein
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by Mandl, F. (Franz), 1923-
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1, xiii, 379, 2p. : 23 cm
Topic: Statistical physics
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by Beti, Mongo, 1932-
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by Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957; Williams, Garth, illustrator
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Laura and her family move to Minnesota where they live in a dugout until a new house is built and face misfortunes caused by flood, blizzard, and grasshoppers
Topics: Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957, Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957, Frontier and pioneer life,...
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by Emecheta, Buchi
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A young Ibo girl named Aku-nna flees an unwanted marriage to be with her true love, Chike, the son of a prosperous former slave. However, Aku-nna's uncle refuses the bride price from Chike's family, an action that frightens Aku-nna for it foreshadows her own death in childbirth
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Johnson, Crockett, 1906-1975
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Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon
Topics: Fantasy, Fantasy
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by Mott, Robert L
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Includes index
Topic: Fluid mechanics
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by Packer, J. I. (James Innell)
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The study of God -- The people who know their God -- Knowing and being known -- The only true God -- God incarnate -- He shall testify -- God unchanging -- The majesty of God -- God only wise -- God's wisdom and ours -- Thy word is truth -- The love of God -- The grace of God -- God the judge -- The wrath of God -- Goodness and severity -- The jealous God -- The heart of the gospel -- Sons of God -- Thou our God -- These inward trials -- The adequacy of God
Topic: God (Christianity)
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by Andrew, Christopher M; Gordievsky, Oleg; Mazal Holocaust Collection. TxSaTAM
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 729-744) and index
Topics: Soviet Union. Komitet gosudarstvennoĭ bezopasnosti, URSS. Komitet gosudarstvennoj bezopasnosti,...
1972 printing has new introduction
Topics: Art, Visual perception
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A Chinese American woman tells of the Chinese myths, family stories, and events of her California childhood that have shaped her identity
Topics: Kingston, Maxine Hong, Kingston, Maxine Hong, Chinese American women, Asian Americans, Women's...
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by Hawking, Stephen, 1942-; Hawking, Stephen, 1942- Brief history of time
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Includes index
Topics: Universe, Nature/Ecology, Cosmology (Astronomy), Science, Astronomy - Universe, Non-Classifiable,...
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by Zion, Gene; Graham, Margaret Bloy
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When a white dog with black spots runs away from home, he gets so dirty his family doesn't recognize him as a black dog with white spots. Harry is a white dog with black spots who loves everything . . . except baths. So one day before bath time, Harry runs away. He plays outside all day long, digging and sliding in everything from garden soil to pavement tar. By the time he returns home, Harry is so dirty he looks like a black dog with white spots. His family doesn't even recognize him!
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Topics: Dogs, Dogs
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by Adeline Yen Mah
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Topics: Mah, Adeline Yen, 1937-, Women physicians -- California -- Biography, Chinese Americans --...
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by Cannon, Janell, 1957-
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After she falls headfirst into a bird's nest, a baby bat is raised like a bird until she is reunited with her mother
Topics: Bats, Birds
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by Van Allsburg, Chris
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Left on their own for an afternoon, two bored and restless children find more excitement than they bargained for in a mysterious and mystical jungle adventure board game
Topics: Play, Games
Includes index
Topics: Cunanan, Andrew, 1969-1997, Versace, Gianni, Serial murders, Serial murderers, Serial murder...
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by Selye, Hans, 1907-
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Includes bibliography
Topics: Stress (Physiology), Stress, Stress, Adaptation (Physiologie), Stress, Medizin, Stress
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by Saadawi, Nawal
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Topics: Arabic fiction, Arabic fiction, Arabic fiction
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by Van Allsburg, Chris
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After being given two magical figs that make his dreams come true, Monsieur Bibot sees his plans for future wealth upset by his long-suffering dog
Topics: Dreams, Magic, Dogs, Dreams, Magic, Dogs
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by Orwell, George, 1903-1950
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"1984 has come and gone, but George Orwell's prophetic, nightmarish vision in 1949 ..."--Back paperback cover
Topics: Orwell, George, 1903-1950, Totalitarianism, Cautionary tales and verse, Science fiction, English,...
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by Margaret Wise Brown
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Topics: Bedtime -- Fiction, Rabbits -- Fiction
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by Lerner, Harriet Goldhor
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Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, c1985
Topics: Anger, Interpersonal relations, Women
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by Silverman, David P
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-245) and index
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by Seife, Charles
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-238) and index
Topic: Zero (The number)
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Topics: Inventory control, Production planning
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by Norton, Peter, 1943-
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Includes index
Topics: IBM Personal Computer, Circuitos (Hardware), Microcomputadores, IBM-PC (Ordinateur), IBM-PC...
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by Swenson, John
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"A Random House/Rolling Stone Press Book."
Topics: Jazz, Sound recordings
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by Rumi (Jalāl ad-Dīn Muḥammad Balkhī)
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Topics: Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana, 1207-1273 -- Translations into English, Sufi poetry, Persian --...
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Includes index
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Topics: Feminist theory, Feminism, Sex discrimination against women, Feminisme
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by Rogers, Carl R. (Carl Ransom), 1902-1987
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Includes bibliography
Topics: Client-centered psychotherapy, Psychothérapie, Psychotherapie, Cliëntgerichte therapie,...
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by Ishikawa, Kaoru, 1915-
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Rev. translation of Genba no QC Shuho
Topics: Quality control, Qualité, Qualitätskontrolle
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by Borowski, Tadeusz, 1922-1951
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This way for the gas, ladies and gentlemen.--A day at Harmenz.--The people who walked on.--Auschwitz, our home (a letter).--The death of Schillinger.--The man with the package.--The supper.--A true story.--Silence.--The January offensive.--A visit.--The world of stone
Topics: Borowski, Tadeusz, 1922-1951, World War, 1939-1945, War stories, Polish
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by Gibran, Kahlil, 1883-1931; Haskell, Mary, 1873-1964
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Topics: Gibran, Kahlil, 1883-1931, Gibran, Kahlil, 1883-1931, Haskell, Mary, 1873-1964, Authors, Arab,...
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by Apostol, Tom M
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"First volume of a two-volume textbook which evolved from a course (Mathematics 160) offered at the California Institute of Technology" and continued by the author's Modular functions and Dirichlet series in number theory
Topics: Number theory, Arithmetic functions, Numbers, Prime
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by Schwaller de Lubicz, Isha, 1885-; Lamy, Lucie
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Translation of Her-Bak "disciple" de la sagesse égyptienne
Topics: Occultism, Mythology, Egyptian
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by Gilchrist, T. L. (Thomas Lonsdale)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Heterocyclic chemistry, Heterocyclic Compounds, Composés hétérocycliques, Heterocyclic compounds
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by Kinross, Patrick Balfour, Baron, 1904-1976
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Includes index
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1 online resource (509 entries) :
Topics: International trade -- History -- Encyclopedias, Commerce -- History -- Encyclopedias, BUSINESS...
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by Ford, Kenneth William, 1926-
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Includes index
Topics: Quantum theory, Théorie quantique, Quantum theory, Kwantummechanica
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xii, 513 p. : 27 cm
Topics: Epidemics -- History, Diseases and history
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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The Creeds were an ideal family, with a charming little daughter and an adorable infant son. When they found the old house in rural Maine, it seemed too good to be true. It was
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Topics: Paranormal fiction, Paranormal fiction
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by Dubus, Andre, 1959-
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Topics: Iranian Americans, Home ownership, Immigrants
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-231) and index
Topics: Creative ability, Subconsciousness, Insight, Créativité, Inconscient, Prise de conscience,...
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by Spencer, Lyle M; Spencer, Signe M., 1950-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-358) and index
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Topics: Assessment centers (Personnel management procedure), Executives, Employees, Performance standards
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by Danielle Steel
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Topic: Large type books
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by Macaulay, David
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Includes index
Topics: Technology, Technology, Technology, Technology, Technology, Tecnologia
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by Klein, Cornelis, 1937-; Hurlbut, Cornelius S. (Cornelius Searle), 1906-2005; Dana, James Dwight, 1813-1895. Manual of mineralogy
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Hurlbut's name appears first on the previous (19th) ed
Topic: Mineralogy
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [374]-380) and index
Topics: Stocks, Investments