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Struggle and Survival in the Modern Middle East (2nd edition)

by Edmund Burke David N. Yaghoubian

A collection of short biographies of ordinary men and women whose lives tell the story of today's Middle East. This second edition has been revised to include six new contemporary stories to bring the book up to date.

The Struggle for Democracy Second Edition

by Edward S. Greenberg Benjamin S. Page

Textbook on the US government, politics, and democracy.

The Struggle for Europe: The History of the Continent Since 1945

by William I. Hitchcock

"A magisterial narrative by a brilliant young historian. Not only shrewd and comprehensive, but written with a wit and vigour that make it a real joy to read. It deserves to be the standard work on the subject for many years to come." Sir Michael Howard, formerly Regius Professor of Modern History, Oxford.

Stuart Woods 6 Stone Barrington Novels

by Stuart Woods

Includes: <P> L.A. Dead: Stone's trip to Venice-with a fiery Mafia princess-is cut short by a frantic phone call from half a world away. A celebrity murder has Los Angeles in an uproar and has a former flame pining for Stone's help-in more ways than one...<P> Cold Paradise: Palm Beach is the most glamorous scene-of-the-crime yet for cop-turned-investigator Stone Barrington, who becomes reacquainted with a case he thought was buried years ago and must settle romantic entanglements that haunt him still.<P> The Short Forever: Hired by an odd client previously unknown to him, Stone arrives in London, on a mission he thinks he understands, but doesn't. Soon he finds himself not only out of his territory, but out of his depth as well. Baffled as he is by the behavior of both his quarry and his client, Stone's life is further complicated by two, possibly three, murders and the affectionate attentions of two former lovers. When the intelligence services of three countries become involved, he can only hang on for a wild ride and hope for a not-too-bumpy landing.<P> Dirty Work: Hired to prove infidelity in an heiress's marriage, Stone Barrington goes undercover. But the work turns dirty-and catastrophic-when the errant husband is found dead and the other woman disappears without a trace. Now, Stone must clear his own good name and find a killer hiding among the glitterati of New York's high society. Enter Carpenter-the beautiful British intelligence agent first encountered in The Short Forever-who has arrived in New York to begin an investigation of her own. Stone suspects that her case is strangely connected to the dead husband. And he and Dino, his former NYPD partner, are set to face the most bizarre and challenging assignment of their very colorful careers.<P> Reckless Abandon: Cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington tracks a mobster hiding deep within the witness protection program in this new thriller in the New York Times bestselling series-with a little help from beautiful Florida police chief Holly Barker.<P> Two Dollar Bill: Two-Dollar Bill delivers all the storytelling twists and whip-smart banter readers have come to love in Stuart Woods's thrillers, as suave Manhattan cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington is back on his home turf caught between a filthy rich conman-who's just become his client-and a beautiful prosecutor.

Stuart Woods: The Ed Eagle Novels

by Stuart Woods

Sante Fe lawyer Ed Eagle is "a fascinatingly flawed character,"* and in these three edgy, exciting novels from the New York Times bestselling author, he takes on difficult clients, a dangerous woman, and cases that offer "plenty of fun" for thriller lovers. (*Booklist) Short Straw Santa Fe Dead Santa Fe Edge

Stubborn Twig: Three Generations in the Life of a Japanese American Family

by Lauren Kessler

Stubborn Twig was selected by the Oregon Library Association as one of three books for "Oregon Reads", in early 2009. These books were chosen for the 150th state anniversary. The middle school book ("Bat 6", in the Bookshare collection), and this one (high school to adult) focus on the history of the Japanese Americans in Oregon. Stubborn Twig follows a well-known family through its life in Hood River valley and beyond. The WWII period includes the forced internment of all Japanese people on the west coast to inland relocation camps for the duration of the war. Stubborn Twig includes photos (captions are included with text), discussion group questions, and an index.

A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion

by Stephen Hawking

Best-selling author and physicist Stephen Hawking assembles the most groundbreaking works by Albert Einstein together into one volume. From the text that revealed the famous "Theory of Relativity"-renowned as the most important scientific discovery of the 20th Century-to his significant works on quantum theory, statistical mechanics, and the photoelectric effect, here are the writings that changed physics, and subsequently, the way we view the world. Einstein also thought deeply on both political issues and religious thought, so many of Einstein's philosophical essays are included. Hawking provides introductions to each work, which provides both historical and scientific perspective. From the papers that shaped modern scientific thought to Einstein's later musings on his landmark findings, A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion is a collection of Einstein's most important work, with commentary from our greatest living physicist.

A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion

by Stephen Hawking

With commentary by the greatest physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, this anthology has garnered impressive reviews. PW has called it "a gem of a collection" while New Scientist magazine notes the "thrill of reading Einstein's own words." From the writings that revealed the famous Theory of Relativity, to other papers that shook the scientific world of the 20th century, A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion belongs in every science fan's library.

A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion

by Stephen Hawking

With commentary by the greatest physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, this anthology has garnered impressive reviews. PW has called it "a gem of a collection" while New Scientist magazine notes the "thrill of reading Einstein's own words." From the writings that revealed the famous Theory of Relativity, to other papers that shook the scientific world of the 20th century, A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion belongs in every science fan's library.

Stuck in Reverse

by Charles F. Stanley

Ever wondered why it seems your life is going nowhere? Thoughts of giving up, tossing in the towel, and walking away plague your every step. In Stuck in Reverse, Dr. Charles Stanley issues one clear call, "No matter what life sends your way, don't give up. God is at work, and if you will let Him, He will show you the steps you need to take to be free from the bondages of low self-esteem, fear, and disappointment." Fear, sin, disbelief, and hesitation can paralyze a person, but God has a wonderful plan in mind for your life. Dr. Charles Stanley explains how you can break free of the reverse rut enjoy the good things God has for youexperience success as you place your trust in God Wrong turns and detours do not have to prevent you from reaching your dreams and goals. Get ready to shift out of reverse and into drive as you learn how to live an abundant life full of hope and meaning.

Stuck in the 70's

by D. L. Garfinkle

One night in 1978, Tyler Gray wakes up to find a beautiful girl named Shay lying in his bathtub. For inexperienced, nerdy Tyler, this is not a common occurrence, but it's even stranger because Shay insists that she's from 2006. Of course Tyler doesn't believe her, but once she proves it, they strike a deal: Tyler will try to help get Shay back to 2006 if Shay helps him become more popular. But the more time Shay spends in 1978, the more she likes it. And while she helps Tyler with the popular crowd, she also wreaks havoc by going out with his worst enemy, making over his sister and helping his mother get a job as a cafeteria worker--at his school! Can Tyler get Shay home before his life is completely turned upside down? Publishers Weekly gave D. L. Garfinkle a Flying Start for Storky, praising its "wry outlook" and "lovable hero" in a starred review. With Stuck in the 70's, Garfinkle creates another funny look at teen life with just a touch of magic. It's far-out, man!

Stuck in the Mud (Thomas & Friends)

by W. Awdry Richard Courtney

Based on the new Thomas & Friends direct-to-DVD movie, Hero of the Rails, this Step 1 leveled reader will introduce children to reading--and the exciting world of Thomas and his friends!

Stuck in the Shallow End

by Jane Margolis

The number of African Americans and Latino/as receiving undergraduate and advanced degrees in computer science is disproportionately low, according to recent surveys. And relatively few African American and Latino/a high school students receive the kind of institutional encouragement, educational opportunities, and preparation needed for them to choose computer science as a field of study and profession. In Stuck in the Shallow End,Jane Margolis looks at the daily experiences of students and teachers in three Los Angeles public high schools: an overcrowded urban high school, a math and science magnet school, and a well-funded school in an affluent neighborhood. She finds an insidious "virtual segregation" that maintains inequality. Two of the three schools studied offer only low-level, how-to (keyboarding, cutting and pasting) introductory computing classes. The third and wealthiest school offers advanced courses, but very few students of color enroll in them. The race gap in computer science, Margolis finds, is one example of the way students of color are denied a wide range of occupational and educational futures. Margolis traces the interplay of school structures (such factors as course offerings and student-to-counselor ratios) and belief systems--including teachers' assumptions about their students and students' assumptions about themselves. Stuck in the Shallow Endis a story of how inequality is reproduced in America--and how students and teachers, given the necessary tools, can change the system.

The Stud Palace

by Cairo

Leave your inhibitions at the door. Beautiful women from all walks of life, looking for a night of unadulterated pleasure with other women, choose from a menu of studs--women who have the swag of a man--to cater to their every sexual whim. Discover what happens when sexually frustrated Octavia Daniels is invited by her friend to take a walk on the wild side in the four levels of "The Stud Palace. "

The Student Bible Dictionary: A Complete Learning System to Help You Understand Words, People, Places, and Events of the Bible

by Karen Dockrey Johnnie Godwin Phyllis Godwin

Here's a concise, easy-to-use reference book for students of all ages who seek to learn more about the Bible and its times. The Student Bible Dictionary features definitions and explanations of hundreds of Bible words, names, places, and concepts. Special color coding, meanwhile, adds special emphasis to important topics which feature additional information geared toward the student reader. From AARON to ZIPPORAH, the Student Bible Dictionary is a whole library of accessible, useful information!

The Student Body (Sarah Dean Mystery #3)

by J. S. Borthwick

[From the inside dust jacket flap:] "What was to be a peaceful, settled life as tranquil New England college for Sarah Deane, English fellow cum amateur detective, and Dr. Alex McKenzie becomes a baffling exercise in detection when the body of Alice Marmott, a student at Bowmouth College in Maine, is found frozen and strangled in an ice sculpture of a Viking ship. There is no shortage of suspects for Alice was the kind of student who could drive anyone--whether peer or professor--to drink, if not to murder. Soft-voiced yet relentless in her pursuit of academic excellence, she even wrote unsigned papers for extra credit. To complicate matters further, there is soon another murder of an equally unlikeable person; this time it's death by poisoned cocoa. Sarah and Alex must call upon all their sleuthing skills and understanding of human nature to determine which member of the rather unconventional English Department had the best motive and means for murder." Look for more books in this intricately plotted cozy mystery series filled with clearly drawn diverse and believable characters/suspects. Most are set in Maine and surrounding New England states and are liberally strewn with enjoyable literary quotes as the main character is an English teacher. The author also delves into interesting background topics as settings for these mysteries which adds to their appeal to readers who enjoy fascinating true trivia within their fiction. Check out #1 The Case of the Hook-Billed Kites, #2 The Down East Murders, #4 Bodies of Water, #5 Dude on Arrival, #6 The Bridled Groom, #7 Dolly is Dead And #8 The Garden Plot.

The Student Cookbook: 200 Cheap and Easy Recipes for Food, Drinks and Snacks

by Nicotext

Features recipes for food, drinks and snacks.

Student Cookbook For Dummies

by Oliver Harrison

Are you a student who's fed up with making do with greasy food and monotonous ingredients? A parent who worries about your son or daughter's mounting tendency to nip to the fast-food van at all times of the day? Then look no further! Taking into account thepressures and stresses of university life - the work, the exams, the parties - this entertaining guide takes students through the essential skills, techniques and ingredients they need to make over 160 delicious, healthy meals on a budget and on the go. Packed with top tips on frugal shopping, diet maintenance and healthy-microwave cooking, as well as the low-down on hosting dinner parties, choosing wines and mixing cocktails, baked-bean-living will become a thing of the past!Student Cookbook For Dummies includes:Part 1: Getting StartedChapter 1: Saying 'Hello' To Your KitchenChapter 2: Going ShoppingChapter 3: Knowing What You're Eating Part 2: Breakfast, Lunch & SnacksChapter 4: Bigging up BreakfastChapter 5: Making great LunchesChapter 6: Snacks Part 3: Bring On The Main CourseChapter 7: Cooking For OneChapter 8: Eating the Right Food To Get You GoingChapter 9: Mastering Microwave CookingChapter 10: Making the Most of Time and MoneyChapter 11: Decadent Desserts and Treats Part 4: EntertainingChapter 12: Lads and Girls Nights' InChapter 13: Pulling Together a Sunday RoastChapter 14: Food To Impress: Cooking for a DateChapter 15: Getting into the Party SpiritPart 5: The Part Of TensChapter 16: Ten Tips For Cooking At UniChapter 17: Ten Ways to Eat On The CheapChapter 18: Ten Replacements for Expensive Ingredients

Student Solutions Manual For Chemistry: A Molecular Approach

by Nivaldo J. Tro Kathy Thrush Shaginaw Mary Beth Kramer

The selected solution manual for students contains complete, step-by-step solutions to selected odd-numbered end-of-chapter problems.

Student Weekly Assessment, Grade 3

by the editors at McGraw-Hill

NIMAC-sourced textbook

Student Workbook for Learning Perl

by Brian D Foy

If you're a programmer, system administrator, or web hacker just getting started with Perl, this workbook helps you gain hands-on experience with the language right away.

Student Workbook, Level B [Grade 5]

by Bob Dixon

NIMAC-sourced textbook

Student Workbook, Saxon Math 1, Part 2

by Nancy Larson Linda Mathews

NIMAC-sourced textbook

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