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How Money Works. The Facts Visually Explained
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How Money Works. The Facts Visually ExplainedA user-friendly guide to understanding key financial concepts, How Money Works takes a highly visual approach to this topic, using bold infographics with clear, jargon-free text to make finances and economics easy to understand.
How Money Works looks at how governments control money, how companies make money, how financial markets work, how individuals can maximize income through investments, and much more.
 
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A Shakespearian Grammar: An Attempt to Illustrate Some of the Differences Between Elizabethan and Modern English
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A Shakespearian Grammar: An Attempt to Illustrate Some of the Differences Between Elizabethan and Modern EnglishThe finest and fullest guide to the peculiarities of Elizabethan syntax, grammar, and prosody, this volume addresses every idiomatic usage found in Shakespeare's works (with additional references to the works of Jonson, Bacon, and others). Its informative introduction, which compares Shakespearian and modern usage, is followed by sections on grammar (classified according to parts of speech) and prosody (focusing on pronunciation). The book concludes with an examination of the uses of metaphor and simile and a selection of notes and questions suitable for classroom use.  Unabridged republication of the classic 1870 edition.
 
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Poetry for Kids: Emily Dickinson
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Poetry for Kids: Emily DickinsonLet your children discover the works of poet Emily Dickinson in Poetry for Kids: Emily Dickinson.

As the premier title in the Poetry for Kids series, Emily Dickinson introduces children to the works of poet Emily Dickinson. Poet, professor, and scholar Susan Snively has carefully chosen 35 poems of interest to children and their families. Each poem is beautifully illustrated by Christine Davenier and thoroughly explained by an expert. The gentle introduction, which is divided into sections by season of the year, includes commentary, definitions of important words, and a foreword.

 
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Gravity (Readers Advance; Science Readers , Grade 4)
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Gravity (Readers Advance; Science Readers , Grade 4)Gravity (Readers Advance; Science Readers , Grade 4)

Have you ever wondered how gravity works? Written for students in grade 4, Gravity tells students how it works. Students also learn how gravity affects a person’s weight, space travel, and even the orbits of the planets! This 22-page book includes a glossary of bold-faced vocabulary words, reading activities, an index of terms, and an answer key.
 
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Knives 2009
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Knives 2009Knives 2009

The worlds greatest knife book showcases in brilliant full color photography the finest forged and artistic works of the greatest knifemakers. 
 
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Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature
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Studies in Medieval and Renaissance LiteratureStudies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature

This entertaining and learned volume contains book reviews, lectures, and hard to find articles from the late C. S. Lewis, whose constant aim was to show the twentieth--century reader how to read and understand old books and manuscripts. Highlighting works by Spenser, Dante, Malory, Tasso, and Milton, Lewis provides a refreshing update to medieval and Renaissance criticism, and equips modern readers to understand these works in a new way.
 
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How It Works - Issue 94
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How It Works - Issue 94How It Works - Issue 94

How It Works, the magazine that explains everything you never knew you wanted to know about the world we live in. Loaded with fully illustrated guides and expert knowledge, and with sections dedicated to science, technology, transportation, space, history and the environment, no subject is too big or small for How It Works to explain.
 
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