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Concise Handbook of Literary and Rhetorical Terms
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - AP exam
The Concise Handbook of Literary and Rhetorical Terms is a must-have reference, providing concise, yet clear definitions of nearly 1600 terms with examples from over 700 authors and literary works.
GRE Analytical Writing: Solutions to the Real Essay Topics
Series: Test Prep, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - GMAT
The material in this book is intended to help you prepare for the Analytical Writing section of the revised GRE test. During the test, you will be asked to respond in writing to two different types of prompts. One, Analyze an Issue, requires you to follow specific directions as you take a position on a statement, claim, or recommendation.
英文字的分析--初級版
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: Chinese. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
英文字的分析--初級版: 英文單字的字形與字音分析-從中文字的字形字音談起 . 如何分析英文單字的字形與字音? 讓作者告訴你. _________________________________________ 英文字的分析--初级版: 英文单字的字形与字音分析-从中文字的字形字音谈起 . 如何分析英文单字的字形与字音? 让作者告诉你.
Aprender Haciendo
Price: $4.30 USD. Words: 50,390. Language: Spanish. Published: June 14, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
Este libro está destinado a todos aquellos que directa o indirectamente están involucrados en la más noble de las tareas, “La Educación”, es decir profesores, alumnos, directivos de Colegios, padres y apoderados, la comunidad barrial y que todavía necesitan introducirse en el manejo de las herramientas computacionales y la Internet para innovar y mejorar la calidad de la educación.
Throwing Lead: A Writer's Guide to Firearms (and the People Who Use Them) by J. Daniel Sawyer and Mary Mason
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
Most people don't grow up around guns, but most fiction writers have to know about them. This entertaining, humorous, and accessible guide takes you from the very basics of gun tech through the social and psychological quirks of cops, crooks, spies, and other professional gunmen.
IELTS Essay Booster - One-Stop Destination for The Writing Module!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
IELTS Essay Booster is a Complete IELTS Writing Preparation Book (for both Academic & General Training Modules). It features: - Useful IELTS writing tips - 150 IELTS essays + 50 essay outlines - Vocabulary / Phrases - Common lines to use in IELTS essays and letters - Graph writing tips, strategy and vocabulary - Letter tips and samples - Misspelled words - Confusables - English enhancement tools
1,000 Character Writing Prompts: Villains, Heroes and Hams for Scripts, Stories and More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,780. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
From the author of 1,000 Creative Writing Prompts, this 300 page, 150,000+ word reference tool can serve writers who need characters and need them now! Each of the 1,000 character ideas ends with a question or command to push you past writer's block and into a creative flow state. If character development is your problem, this detailed reference tool is the solution.
Emotional Writer-How Not To Be Overcome By The Drama Of Overconfidence
Price: Free! Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
Writing and writers, are an amorphous, un-analytic bunch, 'E.W.' accounts in those writers whom are a self-sustaining, self-assertive& incessant-group. Who continue-on, not un-aspired, wishing to pursue a gravity by literateness, acting-in eclectic-innovation. 'Class', academics& intrinsic-issues don't hold-back& here they gain in-depth instrumentality, seeking their own accord.
Bodyguards - How to protect others - Basic Course
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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This is a basic bodyguarding course. It's written in a manner to teach basic skills to those who are starting out in the profession, those who want to increase their knowledge and also gives an in-depth look as to what bodyguards are expected to do, the people they work for and the intruders that they protect them from with hundreds of questions to check understanding.
Let's Play Math: How Families Can Learn Math Together—and Enjoy It
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Tabletop Academy Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Parenting » Math skills
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Discover creative, non-textbook ways to build mathematical literacy and thinking skills from preschool through high school, and find out how to combine math with history for a multicultural learning adventure. Veteran homeschooling mother of five and internet math maven Denise Gaskins shows you how to help your kids succeed in math.
iStudy NCLEX RN Exam - 570 Practice Exam Quiz Questions
Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 138,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Nursing school study guides
Do you want to make sure you pass the NCLEX-RN exam on your first try? You’ve come to the right place for help. iStudy NCLEX-RN Exam has been created by industry insiders to give you every advantage for full exam preparation with 570 sample questions with complete explanations and answers.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
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Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
The Art of Urban Survival - A family safety and self defense manual
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This is an encyclopedia of crime prevention and disaster preparedness knowledge that covers a wide spectrum from; what to do if your child has been abducted, to how to decontaminate after being exposed to nuclear fallout. From; how to tell if someone is lying, to the three basic tactics used by predators.
Put Me In, Coach: A Parent's Guide to Winning the Game of College Recruiting
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
Only a handful of high school athletes will play their sport competitively in college and even fewer will get scholarships. If you are the parent of an athlete who is better than most in high school, but college coaches aren’t lining up at your door, you will find PUT ME IN, COACH indispensable. You'll encounter 20 true stories from the recruiting trail, and advice from 40 college coaches.
The Legacy of John Holt: A Man Who Genuinely Understood, Trusted, and Respected Children
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,680. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by HoltGWS LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Remembrances about the life and ideas of John Holt, a school reform advocate and best-selling author who became the secular founder of the homeschooling movement. Holt is a pivotal figure in American education whose ten books and work continue to inspire both schoolteachers and homeschoolers to help children learn in their own ways.
Minds in Bloom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,120. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Minds in Bloom describes how our brain/mind operates, sometimes leading us to strange places without our realizing that we are being taken for a ride. I take a new look at teaching and learning through the eyes of neurobiologists, whose machines can see inside our brains, and how societies control our behavior without our realizing it. In the end we are one part of the mystery of the universe.
Slow Death of Fresno State
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / general
The Slow Death of Fresno State: A California Campus under Reagan and Brown looks at the history of Fresno State College (now Fresno State University or California State University , Fresno) in the late 60's and early 70's when faculty was locked out, fired and ethnic studies and La Raza programs were targeted by the administration.
Trembling in the Ivory Tower: Excesses in the Pursuit of Truth and Tenure
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
In this gem of a book, scholar and wit Kenneth Lasson takes on all manner of excesses in the Ivory Tower which, from his insider's viewpoint, constitute little less than a full-scale assault on American values and mores. Lasson uses his sharply pointed pen to skewer both the powerful and the petty, from perpetually outraged law professors and would-be literati to ethnic hatemongers with tenure.
60 Topics for IELTS Speaking with Model Answers
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 134,100. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Tests
Everything you need to know about IELTS Speaking in one book! What exactly do you have to do to get a particular band score? Which easy-to-learn words and phrases can improve your score quickly? What should you include in your answers to impress the examiner? Which aspects of grammar or pronunciation should you focus on?
Riding the Shortwaves: Exploring the Magic of Amateur Radio
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
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Amateur or "ham" radio is enjoying a resurgence, welcoming thousands to the excitement of the hobby. This hundred-year-old pastime continues to keep up with the times but also leads the way in technical innovations. Ham operator and bestselling author Don Keith (call sign N4KC) mixes easy-to-understand advice with fictional stories to show what the hobby is all about in the 21st century.