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Weather and Climate By Stefan Becker
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The book provides concise information on numerous aspects of weather and climate such as solar energy and the seasons, the atmosphere, solar radiation, air temperatures, air pressure and winds,... More > global circulation, upper air circulation, wind systems, water in the atmosphere, adiabatic processes, thermal stability, clouds, precipitation, air masses, mid-latitude cyclones, thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, weather forecast, El Niño, climate change, air pollution, urban climate, and human bioclimatology.< Less
101 Things a Translator Needs to Know By WLF Think Tank
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This is a book for beginners. It’s also a book for seasoned professionals, students and teachers. For freelancers and staff translators. For amateurs and experts, generalists and... More > super-specialists — be they certified and sworn, recognised, authorised... or simply tantalised by translation’s potential for a varied and enriching career. The authors are all successful translation professionals in fields ranging from highly technical to literary. Here they share insights and tips about what translation involves and how a professional translator needs to think, work and act when dealing with clients and colleagues.< Less
Calculus Two For Biologists: Higher Order Models and Their Analysis By James Peterson
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This book tries to show beginning biology majors how mathematics, computer science and biology can be usefully and pleasurably intertwined. After the necessary start up costs to develop... More > some essential calculus tools, we use a few select models to illustrate how these three fields influence each other in interesting and useful ways. Indeed, we believe that the three must be considered as part of a larger whole and that the use of these ideas is perhaps best described as an emergent phenomena! And we must always be careful to make sure our use of mathematics gives us insight. This fourth edition again adds a bit more biology and polishes the mathematical and numerical discussions. In addition,more exercises have been added and additional typographical errors have been found and corrected.< Less
Sett i gang II: Workbook By Kari Lie, Nancy Aarsvold
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This workbook supplements the Sett i gang II textbook. Each chapter from the textbook has 6 pages of corresponding workbook exercises including listening, reading, writing and speaking.