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Adolf Hitler: German Dictator

by Sue Vander Hook

Presents the life of the German dictator who conquered most of Europe and carried out the murders of over eleven million people during the Holocaust.

The Adoration of Jenna Fox (Jenna Saga #1)

by Mary E. Pearson

Who is Jenna Fox? Seventeen-year-old Jenna has been told that is her name. She has just awoken from a coma, they tell her, and she is still recovering from a terrible accident in which she was involved a year ago. But what happened before that? Jenna doesn't remember her life. Or does she? And are the memories really hers? This fascinating novel represents a stunning new direction for acclaimed author Mary Pearson. Set in a near future America, it takes readers on an unforgettable journey through questions of bio-medical ethics and the nature of humanity.

Adored (It Girl #8)

by Cecily Von Ziegesar

Brett Messerchmidt is planning Waverly Academy's annual holiday ball and gift exchange. But when some enterprising students decide that playing Secret Satan is infinitely more fun, the entire school starts acting naughty. Now all Brett wants for Christmas is a quiet holiday--and a kiss from a certain someone under the mistletoe. Too bad Callie Vernon has the same idea. Ho ho no! Everybody at Waverly is getting into the giving spirit. The only present Tinsley Carmichael wants to unwrap this holiday is her new boyfriend, Julian McCafferty. But what happens when she uncovers a shady secret from his past instead? Santa knows when you've been bad or good ... but what's the point of being good when being bad is so much fun?

Adrenaline High

by C. A. Forsyth

D'Arcy is a 16-year-old overachiever and a budding newshound. When her classmate Zania's mother goes missing, D'Arcy thinks she's found the mother of all scoops. She's determined to solve the mystery and capture it all on film. But Zania's troubles are no game. She suspects her mother's drug-dealing boyfriend may be behind her sudden disappearance and Zania's too scared to go home. It's not long before the girls realize that they're in over their heads. Adrenalin High is a gripping, fast-paced story for mystery lovers.

Advanced Adobe Photoshop CS5 Revealed

by Chris Botello

Discover all that Photoshop CS5 has to offer with ADVANCED ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5 REVEALED. This book teaches advanced design techniques using one of the most popular photo-editing programs on the market. Using step-by-step tutorials, readers work with curves, levels, blending modes, painting and drawing tools, and the latest Photoshop special effects to create professional-quality designs and images. They are challenged not only as Photoshop users but as designers, following the steps a designer would take to complete real-world projects. They also see what works in a design and what doesn't. Readers then take their craft to the next level by using the advanced end-of-chapter learning projects. The book's full-color interior and highly visual design make this the ideal book for learning advanced design techniques using the latest version of Adobe Photoshop.

Advanced Chemistry in Creation (2nd Edition)

by Jay L. Wile

You are about to embark upon an amazing journey! In this text, you will take a deep look at the fascinating subject of chemistry. You will learn about the matter that makes up God's creation and how it changes. Although this course will be hard work, you will learn some truly incredible things.

Advanced Mathematical Concepts: Precalculus with Applications

by Glencoe Staff

Precalculus textbook, covering topics from graphing, to trigonometry, to conic sections, to the surface of calculus

Advanced Mathematics: An Incremental Development

by John H. Saxon

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Advanced Word Power

by Beth Johnson Susan Gamer

You can never know enough words. Every person you meet knows an extra word you would not be familiar with and he/ she as well. This book invites you to Advanced Word Power. It teaches 30 power words in the college vocabulary likely to be used in examinations and tests.

Adventure Travels: An Accounting Simulation Using a General Journal

by Glencoe Mcgraw-Hill

Simulation of an accountant working at a travel agency.

Adventures in American Literature: Curriculum and Writing (Heritage Edition, Revised)

by Kenneth Silverman Francis Hodgins

A high school textbook of the literature produced in the United States since colonial times, with some American Indian offerings and with study and discussion material.

Adventures In American Literature: Pegasus Edition

by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

Adventures In American Literature contains a wide range of American literature, both non-fiction and fiction, from the discovery of the America continent through the latter 20th century. Thematic concepts are traced throughout the book. Analytical and comprehension questions come at the end of each segment, along with specific elements of literary analysis.

Adventures in Reading: Drama

by Holt Rinehart Winston

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Adventures in Reading: Poetry

by Holt Rinehart Winston

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Adventures in Reading: Short Stories

by Holt Rinehart Winston

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The Adventures of Blue Avenger (Blue Avenger #1)

by Norma Howe

These are big questions to discuss in a young-adult novel, but they are only a small part of what Norma Howe tackles inThe Adventures of Blue Avenger. How did a normal sixteen-year-old boy become the hero of his own comic strip, fall in love with a girl named Omaha Nebraska Brown, and invent a recipe for perfect dripless lemon meringue pie? What does this have to do with the sixteenth-century heretic Giordano Bruno? How can we end the plague of handgun violence in America? A thought-provoking combination of humor, philosophy, and romance,The Adventures of Blue Avenger has something for every teenage reader (and even for a few smart adults).

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark Twain Cynthia Brantley Johnson

ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP Mark Twain's classic adventure story of life on the Mississippi. EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES: A concise introduction that gives readers important background information A chronology of the author's life and work A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context An outline of key themes and plot points to help readers form their own interpretations Detailed explanatory notes Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience Enriched Classics offer readers affordable editions of great works of literature enhanced by helpful notes and insightful commentary. The scholarship provided in Enriched Classics enables readers to appreciate, understand, and enjoy the world's finest books to their full potential. SERIES EDITED BY CYNTHIA BRANTLEY JOHNSON

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark Twain Alfred Kazin

"All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn," Ernest Hemingway wrote, "It's the best book we've had." A complex masterpiece that has spawned volumes of scholarly exegesis and interpretative theories, it is at heart a compelling adventure story. Huck, in flight from his murderous father, and Nigger Jim, in flight from slavery, pilot their raft thrillingly through treacherous waters, surviving a crash with a steamboat, betrayal by rogues, and the final threat from the bourgeoisie. Informing all this is the presence of the River, described in palpable detail by Mark Twain, the former steamboat pilot, who transforms it into a richly metaphoric entity. Twain's other great innovation was the language of the book itself, which is expressive in a completely original way. "The invention of this language, with all its implications, gave a new dimension to our literature," Robert Penn Warren noted. "It is a language capable of poetry."

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark Twain John Seelye

These novels played a unique and lasting role in the development of American literature, and each one remains a beloved and widely read work of fiction. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn--arguably a great American novel. Ethan Frome--an enduring rural tragedy. And Moby-Dick or, The Whale--a profound inquiry into character, faith, and the nature of perception. Now, Penguin Classics is proud to present these three novels in gorgeous graphic packages featuring cover art by some of the most talented illustrators working today.

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark Twain John Seelye Guy Cardwell

Following the events of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn is under the watchful stewardship of the Widow Douglas. However, when he is forced back into his drunken father's custody, Huck fakes his own death and runs off down river. In the process, he meets up with Jim, a runaway slave, and the two become friends as well as travel companions. Their adventures lead them through many twists and turns through the American South, embarking on a legendary journey.

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Related Readings

by Mark Twain Langston Hughes William Stafford Rita Dove Daniel Fisher Selma Lagerlof Maud Parrish Eddy Harris

Contents: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (novel by Mark Twain); from Life on the Mississippi (fiction by Mark Twain); The Negro Speaks of Rivers (poem by Langston Hughes); Narrative of Daniel Fisher (autobiography by Daniel Fisher); Three Days of Forest, A River, Free (poem by Rita Dove); The Outlaws (short story by Selma Lagerlof); from Nine Pounds of Luggage (autobiography by Maud Parrish); Freedom (poem by William Stafford); and from Mississippi Solo (travel narrative by Eddy Harris).

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Adapted and Condensed)

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Adapted, condensed and illustrated version of 7 of the Sherlock Holmes stories. Numerous punctuation errors left intact from the print copy.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (An Adapted Classic)

by Arthur Conan Doyle

The adventures included in this edition are: The Adventure of the Speckled Band, The Adventure of the Man with the Twisted Lip, The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle, The Adventure of the Final Problem, The Return of Sherlock Holmes, The Adventure of the Empty House, The Adventure of the Priory School, and The Adventure of the Six Napoleons.

African Americans In The West

by Douglas Flamming

The story of the African American experience in the Western US, from colonial times to the present, is chronicled in this accessible reference for students in high school and up. The book begins by examining slavery on the moving frontier, and the ways in which the frontier ultimately resulted in the abolition of slavery in America. It continues by examining African American life in the western region as a whole, with material on black cowboys, the rise of the NAACP, the Tulsa race riot, race and organized labor, the era of Black Nationalism, and blacks in Hollywood. The chapter on the African American West since 1980 examines topics including the Rodney King beating, gangsta rap, and suburbanization. The final chapter examines the historiography of the Black West and current issues in multiracial history. A chronology and a glossary are included. Flamming teaches history at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

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