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The Magic Lantern of Kimbustan

The Magic Lantern of Kimbustan Description:

The Magic Lantern of Kimbustan is an old fashioned adventure story that appeals both to children and their parents a tale full of mystery and suspense with a strong compelling fast moving plot and a raft of colourful characters

Rating: 3.59 out of 5

10 Things To Know About Public Speaking

10 Things To Know About Public Speaking Description:

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Rating: 3.68 out of 5

Changing Direction

Changing Direction Description:

This volume records the transition from planning against any post war resurgence of German and Japanese militarism to preparations against a possible threat from the Soviet Union It charts Foreign Office resistance to consideration of even the possibility of Soviet hostility after the war Changing Direction is likely to remain the standard work of reference on this period both for scholars and for the wider public

Rating: 3.80 out of 5

Racing Ace: The Fights and Flights of 'Kink' Kinkead DSO, DSC, DFC

Racing Ace: The Fights and Flights of 'Kink' Kinkead DSO, DSC, DFC Description:

Samuel Kink Kinkead won two DSCs with the Royal Naval Air Service two DFC with the fledgling RAF and the DSO in Russia br br A brilliant pilot postwar he was a long range aviation pioneer and leading racing ace selected for the international Schneider Trophy in Venice in Tragically he was killed in when he was only during his attempt to shatter the World Air Speed record He is honored by several memorials at Cranwell the RAF Club in Piccadilly at Fawley and a permanent exhibition in the Kinkead Room at Calshot from where he set out on his final flight br br Julian Lewis MP has pieced together Kink s extraordinary story of achievement during his short but eventful and glamorous life A fascinating account of flying derring do in war and peace

Rating: 3.29 out of 5

Essential Cell Biology

Essential Cell Biology Description:

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Rating: 3.60 out of 5

Essential Cell Biology

Essential Cell Biology Description:

Cell biology is taught in classrooms around the world to provide students with a firm conceptual grounding in biology This text provides basic core knowledge about how cells work and uses colour images and diagrams to emphasize concepts and aid understanding

Rating: 3.39 out of 5

Al-Qa'ida's Doctrine for Insurgency: Abd al-Aziz al-Muqrin's A Practical Course for Guerrilla War

Al-Qa'ida's Doctrine for Insurgency: Abd al-Aziz al-Muqrin's A Practical Course for Guerrilla War Description:

Osama bin Laden s words carry a great deal of weight in the West When he speaks or allegedly speaks we listen But what about the words of other key leaders in the Al Qa ida terrorist network We can learn how to conduct the war on terrorism more successfully when we study their own manuals written for their followers But few Americans despite their expertise in intelligence or security know Arabic br br Fortunately Norman Cigar is fluent and here he presents the first English translation of Abd al Aziz al Muqrin s A Practical Course for Guerrilla War Saudi security forces killed Al Muqrin Al Qa ida s leader in the Arabian Peninsula in June Published posthumously his Arabic language manual provides a window into Al Qaida s strategic thinking and into how these terrorists operate Accompanying the text s translation is material on al Muqrin s life and Cigar s cogent and detailed analysis of the key ideas in the jihadist s doctrine and the results of Al Qa ida s insurgency efforts on the Arabian Peninsula br br This important work provides a primary source for students in the professional military education system who want to read a variety of military thinkers and develop insights into all warfighting philosophies especially those emanating from non Western sources Academics think tank analysts and government officials in the United States and abroad will also find the work relevant to their own work on Al Qa ida and insurgency theory With a foreword by Julian Lewis MP the Shadow Defence Minister for Great Britain

Rating: 3.45 out of 5

Molecular Biology of the Cell

Molecular Biology of the Cell Description:

Molecular Biology of the Cell is the classic in dept text reference in cell biology By extracting the fundamental concepts from this enormous and ever growing field the authors tell the story of cell biology and create a coherent framework through which non expert readers may approach the subject Written in clear and concise language and beautifully illustrated the book is enjoyable to read and it provides a clear sense of the excitement of modern biology Molecular Biology of the Cell sets forth the current understanding of cell biology completely updated as of Autumn and it explores the intriguing implications and possibilities of the great deal that remains unknown The hallmark features of previous editions continue in the Fourth Edition The book is designed with a clean and open single column layout The art program maintains a completely consistent format and style and includes over photographs electron micrographs and original drawings by the authors Clear and concise concept headings introduce each section Every chapter contains extensive references Most important every chapter has been subjected to a rigorous collaborative revision process where in addition to incorporating comments from expert reviewers each co author reads and reviews the other authors prose The result is a truly integrated work with a single authorial voice Features Places the latest hot topics sensibly in context including genomics protein structure array technology stem cells and genetics diseases Incorporates and emphasises new genomic data All of molecular biology is brought together into one section chapters covering classically defined molecular biology and molecular genetics Two chapters deal exclusively with methods and contain information on the latest tools and techniques New chapters on Pathogens Infection and Innate Immunity Cell Biology Interactive CD ROM is packaged with every copy of the book Contains over illustrations electron micrographs and photographs of which over are originally conceived by the authors

Rating: 3.55 out of 5

Molecular Biology of the Cell-Overhead Transparencies 5e: Overhead Transparencies

Molecular Biology of the Cell-Overhead Transparencies 5e: Overhead Transparencies Description:

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Rating: 3.59 out of 5

The Art Of MBoC4

The Art Of MBoC4 Description:

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Rating: 3.31 out of 5