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A brief history of Bali : piracy, slavery, opium and guns: the story of an island paradise
Hanna, Willard A. 1911-1993, author. (Willard Anderson),
This book tells the story of Bali—the

Adult programs in the library
Lear, Brett W.
Programming is an important means of not only drawing new people to the library but also better serving existing patrons. Lear’s invaluable guide to adult programs is back—and better than ever, with refreshed, expanded co

Basic documents in U.S. federal campaign finance law
Laidler, Paweł, author.
Basic Documents in Federal Campaign Finance Law presents the evolution of the relationship of money and politics in American governance, with a special focus on the regulations and norms which have shaped the current understa

Caretaking democratization : the military and political change in Myanmar
Egreteau, Renaud, author.
This book examines the political landscape that took shape in Myanmar after the 2010 elections and the subsequent transition from direct military rule to a quasi-civilian 'hybrid' regime. Striking political, social, and econo

Energy law in a nutshell
Tomain, Joseph P., 1948- author.
This title addresses the component parts of the energy fuel cycle, as well as the market and government policies that oversee it. This Nutshell describes in detail the country's traditional energy policy and also discusses th

Energy transitions : global and national perspectives
Smil, Vaclav, author.
Based on the best international and national statistical sources, the second edition of

Fire in the village : new and selected stories
Dunn, Anne M., 1940- author.
A dynamic, imaginative collection of seventy-five new and selected stories by Anne M. Dunn, Anishinabeg-Ojibwe grandmother story-teller.

Free speech on America's K-12 and college campuses : legal cases from Barnette to Blaine
Bobbitt, Randy, 1955- author.
This book covers the history of legal cases involving free speech issues on K-12 and college campuses, particularly from 1965 through 2015. It also covers religious issues, speech codes, political correctness, and more recent

Get the callback : the art of auditioning for musical theatre
Flom, Jonathan, 1977- author.
"All great auditions require preparation and practice, but what's the secret to securing a callback? What are the best ways to prepare for that pivotal moment? And once you're in front of the casting director, what does it ta

Handbook of research on foreign language education in the digital age

"This book presents a comprehensive examination of emerging technological tools being utilized within second language learning environments, highlighting theoretical frameworks, multidisciplinary perspectives, and technical t

Improving nutrition outcomes with better water, sanitation and hygiene : practical solutions for policies and programmes.

This publication, jointly prepared by WHO, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), summarizes the current evidence on the benefits of WASH (water, sanita

In the shadow of the moon : the science, magic, and mystery of solar eclipses
Aveni, Anthony F., author.
In anticipation of solar eclipses visible in 2017 and 2024, an exploration of the scientific and cultural significance of this mesmerizing cosmic display Since the first humans looked up and saw the sun swallowed by darkness,

Innovative strategies for heritage language teaching : a practical guide for the classroom

Heritage language (HL) education has as its primary aims to help learners regain, develop, or maintain their HL while gaining deeper understanding of their cultural heritage. The topic has gained traction in recent years, as

Intercultural responsiveness in the second language learning classroom

"This book will aim to provide relevant theoretical frameworks and the latest empirical research findings on implementing Intercultural Responsiveness (IR) among second language learners. Jones (2013) defined Intercultural Re

Looking back on the Vietnam War : twenty-first century perspectives

"Looking Back on the Vietnam War reflects on the half-century since the 1965 U.S. escalation of conflict in Viet Nam, asking what, how, and why we know about the Vietnam War. While the war in all of its complexities is writte

North America before the European invasions
Kehoe, Alice Beck, 1934- author.
North America Before the European Invasions tells the histories of North American peoples from first migrations in the Late Glacial Age, sixteen thousand years ago or more, to the European invasions following Columbus s arriv

Preparing foreign language teachers for next-generation education

"This book concerns itself with the integration and study of new technologies in foreign-language education by featuring theoretical and empirical chapters related to the confluence of teacher-education, teacher cognition, an

Preventing sexual violence on campus : challenging traditional approaches through program innovation

Amid the ongoing national conversation regarding campus sexual assault, this book thoughtfully explores existing programmatic interventions while wrestling with fundamental questions regarding the cultural shifts in our natio

Vaughan, Brian K., author.
"The sweeping tale of one young family fighting to find their place in the universe. When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a d

Science, conservation, and national parks

Today, more than 292 million tourists visit U.S. national parks each year, enjoying the great outdoors and taking selfies with buffalos. And nearly 25,000 professionals, many of them scientists, help guide and educate those t

The Handbook of Contemporary Cambodia

The contemporary geopolitics of Cambodia : alignments in regional and global contexts / Sok Udom Deth, Kairat Moldashev and Serkan Bulut -- Justice inverted : law and human rights in Cambodia / Catherine Morris -- Justice and

The Oxford handbook of environmental ethics

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished articles in this handbook, however the table of

The SAGE handbook of sport management

The SAGE Handbook of Sport Management draws together the best current research on the major topics relevant to the field of sports management, including leadership, gender, diversity, development, policy, tourism, and media.

The civilian lives of U.S. veterans : issues and identities

In this book, 50 experts study the lives of U.S. veterans at work, at home, and in American society as they navigate issues regarding health, gender, public service, substance abuse, and homelessness. * Considers the changing

The diatoms : biology & morphology of the genera
Round, F. E. 1927- (Frank Eric),
Illustrated descriptions of over 250 genera of diatoms are presented for the first time in this wide-ranging volume. The introduction describes the diatom cell in detail, the structure of the wall (often extremely beautiful d

The lesser blessed
Van Camp, Richard, author.
An eye-opening account of what it is like to be a vulnerable teenager in the modern world. Through the eyes of Larry Sole, a First Nation teenager filled with bravado and angst, comes the story of three unlikely friends isola

The mystery of sleep : why a good night's rest is vital to a better, healthier life
Kryger, Meir H., author.
An authoritative and accessible guide to what happens when we shut our eyes at night We spend a third of our lives in bed, but how much do we really understand about how sleep affects us? In the past forty years, scientists h

Top secret : a handbook of codes, ciphers, and secret writing
Janeczko, Paul B.
Presents history, trivia, and code-breaking tales in a guide book to the world of secret writing that includes examples of a variety of codes and ciphers.

Traveling beyond her sphere : American women on the Grand Tour, 1814-1914
Beatty, Bess, 1947- author.
The nineteenth-century ideal of domesticity identified home as women's proper sphere, but the ideal was frequently challenged, profoundly so when woman left home and country to travel in foreign lands. This book explores the

Trees : a complete guide to their biology and structure
Ennos, A. R., author.
Trees are vital components of the landscape and have been exploited by humans since the beginning of our history. They cover huge areas of the globe, from the rainforests of the central tropics to the conifer forests of the s

Uncertainty modeling : dedicated to Professor Boris Kovalerchuk on his anniversary

This book commemorates the 65th birthday of Dr. Boris Kovalerchuk, and reflects many of the research areas covered by his work. It focuses on data processing under uncertainty, especially fuzzy data processing, when uncertain

Vietnam : a new history
Goscha, Christopher E., author.
"Vietnam's role in one of the Cold War's longest-running conflicts has meant that its past has been endlessly abused. Popular accounts have cherry-picked from the Vietnamese past to tell politicized, American-centered stories

War : an enquiry
Grayling, A. C., author.
A renowned philosopher challenges long-held views on just wars, ethical conduct during war, why wars occur, how they alter people and societies, and more For residents of the twenty-first century, a vision of a future without

We believe you : survivors of campus sexual assault speak out
Clark, Annie E., author.
"From young activists at the forefront of the movement to end sexual assault on college campuses, a collection of survivor stories that will connect with students and inform and inspire us all Across the U.S. student activist

White man's water : the politics of sobriety in a Native American community
Prussing, Erica, 1968-
In recent years, efforts to recognize and accommodate cultural diversity have gained some traction in the politics of US health care. But to date, anthropological perspectives have figured unevenly in efforts to define and ad

Women witnessing terror : testimony and the cultural politics of human rights
Cubilié, Anne.
A model of engaged scholarship, this book examines first-person testimonials by women who have survived abuse and atrocity in zones of conflict and terror.Drawing on a wide range of sources and settings, including genocide, s

Y : the last man
Vaughan, Brian K.
Yorick Brown and his pet male monkey learn just how valuable they are when they set out across the planet in search of one specific girl in the wake of a strange plague that has killed every man, boy, and mammal with a Y chro

Feasting and fasting with Lewis & Clark : a food and social history of the early 1800s
Holland, Leandra Zim.
What did the Lewis and Clark Expedition live on? Fresh bison on the High Plains, dried salmon in Columbia River country, dog and horse when necessary, vegetables offered by Indian hosts, portable soup, and salt pork carried f

Feminist judgments : rewritten opinions of the United States Supreme Court
Stanchi, Kathryn M., editor.
Fifty feminist law professors come together to rewrite twenty-five major Supreme Court opinions on gender justice and equality.

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