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Embassytown - Page 74

China Miéville - Fiction - 2011 - 208 pages
China Miéville. laws by which someone might theoretically have tried to claim her
, but by now it would have seemed abominable. “It's just Turingware,” Scile said
when she wasn't there, though he allowed that it was better such than he'd seen ...
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China Miéville - Fiction - 2012 - 448 pages
. But in this, as in all of his works, Miéville has that special knack for evoking other writers even while making the story wholly his own.”—Los Angeles Times On board the moletrain Medes, Sham Yes ap Soorap watches in awe as he ...
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Prevention, Detection and Response to Nuclear and Radiological Threats

Samuel Apikyan, David Diamond, Ralph Way - Technology & Engineering - 2007 - 308 pages
Stemming from the NATO Advanced Research Workshop, this book asserts that no single institution or country possesses all the resources to effectively address radiological and nuclear threats.
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The Textures of Time: Agency and Temporal Experience

Michael G. Flaherty - Science - 2011 - 180 pages
Ultimately, in keeping with his central thesis, Flaherty's lucid prose make this book a quick read, and the strategies he describes reveal the profound and inventive ways we "manage the clock."
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Linear Algebra Through Geometry

Thomas Banchoff, John Wermer - Mathematics - 2012 - 308 pages
This book introduces the concepts of linear algebra through the careful study of two and three-dimensional Euclidean geometry.
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The Aurelian Wall and the Refashioning of Imperial Rome, AD 271–855

Hendrik W. Dey - Social Science - 2011
This book explores the relationship between the city of Rome and the Aurelian Wall during the six centuries following its construction in the 270s AD, a period when the city changed and contracted almost beyond recognition, as it evolved ...
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Prefrontal Cortex: From Synaptic Plasticity to Cognition

Satoru Otani - Medical - 2007 - 323 pages
This volume, Prefrontal Cortex: from Synaptic Plasticity to Cognition, is an interdisciplinary approach to characterize the function of the anterior portion of the frontal lobe in rodents and human and non-human primates.
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Partnership Working

Anthony Douglas - Medical - 2008 - 248 pages
This book is both an introduction and an in-depth analysis of partnership working across the public sector in the UK. In a comprehensive discussion of partnership working, Anthony Douglas explores: The history of partnership working, its ...
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Ethics and Politics of Translating

Henri Meschonnic - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2011 - 178 pages
What if meaning were the last thing that mattered in language? In this essay, Henri Meschonnic explains what it means to translate the sense of language and how to do it.
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Precursor-Derived Ceramics

Joachim Bill, Fumihiro Wakai, Fritz Aldinger - Technology & Engineering - 2008 - 313 pages
Precursor-Derived Ceramics Edited by J. Bill, F. Wakai, F. Aldinger The production of high-purity ceramic materials from low-molecular weight, inorganic or organoelement precursors is a topic of increasing relevance within materials science ...
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Gauge Field Theories

Paul H. Frampton - Science - 2008 - 353 pages
The first edition of this work was quickly adopted by universities and other institutions of higher learning around the world. Completely updated, this third edition continues to be an ideal reference on the subject.
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Foundations of Topology

C. Wayne Patty - Mathematics - 2012 - 380 pages
Historical comments are dispersed throughout the text, and exercises, varying in degree of difficulty, are found at the end of each chapter.
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Correction: A Novel

Thomas Bernhard - Fiction - 2013 - 288 pages
As an unnamed friend pieces together—literally, from thousands of slips of papers and one troubling manuscript—the puzzle of Rotheimer’s breakdown, what emerges is the story of a genius ceaselessly compelled to correct and refine his ...
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Artificial Psychology: The Quest for What It Means to Be Human

Jay Friedenberg - Psychology - 2011 - 312 pages
First Published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Preventive Dermatology

Robert A. Norman - Medical - 2010 - 260 pages
However, even the most informed patients need guidance, making this book essential for all practicing dermatologists.
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Demyelinating Disorders of the Central Nervous System in Childhood

Dorothée Chabas, Emmanuelle L. Waubant - Medical - 2011
Essential reading for pediatric neurologists and MS specialists, this book will also be valuable reading for adult neurologists and pediatricians.
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Pregnancy For Dummies

Sarah Jarvis, Joanne Stone, Keith Eddleman, Mary Duenwald - Health & Fitness - 2011 - 384 pages
This UK edition includes information on: Getting the best care from the NHS for you and your baby Welfare benefits for mothers and mums to be.
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