Views of the Americas 1493-1750
The database contains more
than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the
Americas written in Europe before 1750. It covers the history of European
exploration as well as the portrayals of Native American peoples. A wide
range of topics are covered; from natural disasters to disease outbreaks and
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101 Best Ways to Land a Job in Troubled Times
By Jay A. Block, 2010
A timely book offering strategies to ride out the tough economic times and a sour job market. Tips and advice on getting a grip on emotions, defining your goal, creating an outstanding resume, and, finally, taking action! A must read for the student of today.
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Ecobeauty: Scrubs, Rubs,
Masks, and Bath Bombs for You and Your Friends
By Lauren Cox with Janice Cox
RA 776.98.C69 2009
This book provides 100 easy
and green recipes for beauty! From crafty gift ideas, to money saving
beauty products, Ecobeauty has something for everyone! Find ways to be
healthy, save money, and make the world a greener place in this essential
Teaching Content Outrageously: How to Captivate All Students and Accelerate Learning
An excellent resource for education majors
and current educators, this book presents the idea that lessons can achieve
standards based criterion while still captivating the interest and imagination
of students. By providing the why and how behind this strategy and giving real
life examples, the author clearly and simply presents his method for
transforming lessons from boring to fascinating.
Digital Photography Q&A: Great
Tips and Hints from a Top Pro
Paul Harcourt Davies
Have you ever wondered how to use all the
“fancy” settings on your digital camera? Have you been puzzled by the terms
aperture and ISO? This book is a great how to guide for those who enjoy
photography but haven’t figured out all the tricks of the trade. It clearly
addresses common questions of the amateur photographer and offers tips to
easily enhance one’s photography.