Exploring the World of Reptiles and Amphibians by Jen Green

By Jen Green

Alligators, crocodiles, turtles, snakes, lizards, salamanders, toads, and frogs - all are cold-blooded animals within the reptile or amphibian family members. full of enticing articles prepared in alphabetical order, the hot six-volume "Exploring the realm of Reptiles and Amphibians" set appears on the common historical past of reptiles and amphibians via naturalistic art, maps, and wonderful images. This colourful set is meant to demonstrate key life-science ideas whereas offering thorough details on reptiles and amphibians to younger readers.In addition to studying the various ways that forms of creatures hunt, feed, breed, and shield themselves, heart college researchers also will find out about issues corresponding to variations, ecology, genetics, conversation, conservation and endangered species, and habitats. every one quantity beneficial properties extra assets, corresponding to a word list, quantity index, and an inventory of books and websites for extra analyzing. This set offers illustrated relations bushes that specify how amphibians and reptiles slot in to the animal state; evaluation articles in each one quantity that conceal the most important teams of amphibians and reptiles; 'Fact dossier' sidebars that supply in-depth details at the animal or crew featured; and, 'Did You Know?' sidebars that current attention-grabbing and little-known evidence.

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Encyclopedia Of Russian History Volume 1: A-D by James R. (Editor) Millar

By James R. (Editor) Millar

Supplying a accomplished dialogue of Russia's humans, politics, economics, faith and social structures, the ''Encyclopedia of Russian heritage enhances the research of comparative politics, global heritage, geography, literature, arts and tradition and international cultures. With nearly 1,600 entries and 500 illustrations, this four-volume set spans the time from the earliest beginnings of the Russian state to the increase and fall of the Soviet Union

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Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook: 201 Self-Promotion Ideas by Bob Baker

By Bob Baker

NOTE: this can be the older 2007 model of the instruction manual. Please look for the revised and up to date 2013 edition of this vintage advisor to self reliant track advertising. With this guide, you will find that track advertising does not need to be pricey or flashy to be powerful. even if you are selling a fast-growing indie band, checklist label or solo act out of your basement, the Guerrilla tune advertising Handbook provides the instruments you must get the main from your song career.

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"The so much at once acceptable, start-tomorrow, creatively inspiring booklet i have ever visible on selling your music!" -Derek Sivers, founding father of CD Baby

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Don't create nice song in the dead of night. Get the Guerrilla track advertising Handbook this day. it really is already helped hundreds of thousands of artists get extra publicity and generate extra gigs and song revenues. Now it is your flip to take in those principles and positioned them to paintings for you.

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Encyclopedic Dictionary of Roman Law (Transaction of the by Adolf Berger

By Adolf Berger

An encyclopedic dictionary, with broad bibliographies, designed for academics and scholars of Roman legislations within the lecture room, for college students of felony heritage who've very little wisdom of Latin, and for readers of juristic or literary Latin works in translations that will not be trustworthy while criminal phrases or difficulties are concerned.

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Encyclopedia of Quantitative Finance (4-Volume Set) by Rama Cont

By Rama Cont

"What firstly seemed like an very unlikely project has turn into a powerful success, stretching from the theoretical foundations to the latest leading edge equipment. Mille bravos!"
Dr Bruno Dupire (Bloomberg L.P.)

The Encyclopedia of Quantitative Finance is an immense reference paintings designed to supply a finished assurance of crucial themes relating to the quantitative modelling of economic markets, with authoritative contributions from major teachers and professionals.

Drawing on contributions from a large spectrum of specialists in fields together with monetary economics, econometrics, mathematical finance, operations learn, numerical research, danger administration and information, the Encyclopedia of Quantitative Finance trustworthy displays the multidisciplinary nature of its subject.
With a pool of writer comprising over four hundred prime lecturers and execs world wide, the Encyclopedia offers a balanced view of theoretical and sensible points of quantitative modelling in finance.

Topics lined within the Encyclopedia include

  • the ancient improvement of quantitative modelling in finance, together with biographies of influential figures
  • self-contained expositions of mathematical and statistical instruments utilized in monetary modelling
  • authoritative expositions at the foundations of economic idea and mathematical finance, together with arbitrage pricing, asset pricing thought, choice pricing and asset allocation
  • comprehensive reports of varied elements of chance administration: credits threat, industry chance, operational possibility, financial capital and Basel II with an in depth insurance of issues concerning credits risk
  • up-to-date surveys of the state-of-the-art in computational finance: Monte Carlo simulation, partial differential equations (PDEs), Fourier remodel equipment, version calibration
  • detailed entries on numerous varieties of monetary derivatives and techniques used for pricing and hedging them, together with fairness derivatives, credits derivatives, rate of interest derivatives and foreign currency derivatives
  • pedagogical surveys of econometric equipment and versions utilized in finance, together with GARCH versions, GMM, discovered volatility, issue versions, combined information Sampling and high-frequency data
  • empirical and theoretical points of marketplace microstructure and trade-level modelling
  • timely entries on new issues equivalent to commodity threat, electrical energy derivatives, algorithmic buying and selling and multi-fractals
  • quantitative equipment in actuarial technology, together with assurance derivatives, disaster bonds , equity-linked lifestyles coverage and different themes on the interface of finance and insurance

All articles include are cross-referenced to different suitable articles within the Encyclopedia and contain distinctive bibliographies for extra reading.

The scope and breadth of the Encyclopedia will make it a useful source for college students and researchers in finance, quantitative analysts and builders, threat managers, portfolio managers, regulators, monetary industry analysts and someone drawn to the complexity of today’s monetary markets and products.

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East - by Eric M. Meyers

By Eric M. Meyers

This entire five-volume paintings analyzes the archaeological and linguistic information that pertain to the large cultural milieu of the traditional close to East, the crossroads of 3 of the world's such a lot influential religions--Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. starting from prehistoric instances as much as the early centuries of the increase of Islam, the paintings covers the civilizations of Syria-Palestine, Mesopotamia, Anatolia, Iran, Arabia, Cyprus, Egypt, and the coastal areas of North and East Africa. It contains 1,125 alphabetically prepared entries on websites, languages, fabric tradition, archaeological equipment, businesses and associations, and significant excavators and students of the sector. This specific, accessibly written reference brings new breadth to the learn of archaeology within the biblical global, making it a helpful source not just to students and scholars of archaeology, but in addition to these with an curiosity in historical artwork and structure, languages, background, and faith.

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