The Art of Astrophotography

The Art of Astrophotography

The first point to address is why the title ‘The Art of Astrophotography’ was chosen for this book. As one finds when setting out to produce beautiful astronomical images, as much, or even more, time is spent processing the data as acquiring the raw data. There are many image processing tools available, some of which […]

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Sustainable Landscape Management: Design, Construction, and Maintenance

Sustainable Landscape Management Design, Construction, and Maintenance

During our combined 46 (31 + 15) years of teaching landscape design and management, we have developed and refi ned our curriculum to reflect current research, incorporate contemporary issues, and meet course objectives to prepare students for successful careers in the landscape and golf course industries. The current interest in, and push for, sustainable landscape […]

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Environmental Psychology: New Developments (Psychology Research Progress)

Environmental Psychology New Developments (Psychology Research Progress)

Environmental Psychology: New Developments presents original research results on the leading edge of environmental psychology. Each chapter has been carefully selected in an attempt to present substantial advances across a broad spectrum. Vigrx plus Chapter 1 – Environmental Psychology provided a crucial knowledge foundation towards the development of Environment and Behavior (EB) studies in the […]

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Human Anatomy 2nd Edition

Human Anatomy 2nd Edition

Human anatomy is a fascinating field that has many layers of complexity. The subject is difficult to teach, and students can often be overwhelmed by its massive amount of material. In many respects, studying anatomy is similar to studying a foreign language because students must understand the vocabulary before they can apply the material. As […]

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Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology (8th Edition)

Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology (8th Edition)

In this Eighth Edition of Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology, I am pleased to introduce a new coauthor, Dr. Judi Nath. I have known Judi for over a decade as a colleague and friend, and over the years we have corresponded extensively, discussing ways to improve the text. She is a dedicated and experienced teacher […]

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Financial Accounting and Reporting

Financial Accounting and Reporting

Our objective is to provide a balanced and comprehensive framework to enable students to acquire the requisite knowledge and skills to appraise current practice critically and to evaluate proposed changes from a theoretical base. To this end, the text contains: ● current IASs and IFRSs; ● illustrations from published accounts; ● a range of review […]

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Cracking the SAT Premium Edition with 7 Practice Tests, 2018

Cracking the SAT Premium Edition with 7 Practice Tests, 2018

Welcome to Cracking the SAT! The SAT is not a test of aptitude, how good of a person you are, or how successful you will be in life. The SAT simply tests how well you take the SAT. And performing well on the SAT is a skill, one that can be learned like any other. […]

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Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences, Sixth Edition

Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences, Sixth Edition

Overview This text is designed for a two-semester introductory course in statistics for students majoring in engineering or any of the physical sciences. Inevitably, once these student graduate and are employed, they will be involved in the collection and analysis of data and will be required to think critically about the results. Consequently, they need […]

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The Power and Independence of the Federal Reserve

The Power and Independence of the Federal Reserve

There is an old story, perhaps apocryphal, in which the Fed Chair greets a newly appointed member of the Board of Governors of the U.S. Federal Reserve System with an apologetic explanation of the new governor’s status. The chair predicted that when the man introduced himself back home to his friends and family as a […]

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Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States

Against the Grain A Deep History of the Earliest States

What you will find here is a trespasser’s reconnaissance report. Let me explain. I was asked to give two Tanner Lectures at Harvard in 2011. The request was flattering, but having just finished an arduous book, I was enjoying a welcome spell of “free reading” with no particular aim in mind. What could I possibly […]

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Evolution: Making Sense of Life 2nd Edition

Evolution Making Sense of Life 2nd Edition

Brief Contents 1 The Whale and the Virus: How Scientists Study Evolution 2 From Natural Philosophy to Darwin: A Brief History of Evolutionary Ideas. 3 What the Rocks Say: How Geology and Paleontology Reveal the History of Life 4 The Tree of Life: How Biologists Use Phylogeny to Reconstruct the Deep Past 5 Raw Material: […]

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Composing Research, Communicating Results Writing the Communication Paper

Composing Research, Communicating Results Writing the Communication Paper

In my years teaching composition and communication classes, I’ve come to realize that writing and communication have several things in common. The first is that, because we often do both on a daily basis – writing e‐mails, texting, talking to others – we generally assume we know how to do them. This isn’t always the […]

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