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Product Description: This book describes the bird life of the region embracing Madagascar, the Seychelles group, the Comoros and the Mascarenes (comprising Mauritius, Reunion and Rodrigues) – a region that hosts nearly 400 species, many endemic. All are fully described, giving ID features, preferred habitats, status, calls, distribution maps and full-color illustrations...read more
By Norman Arlott (illustrator), Hilary Burn (illustrator), Peter Hayman (illustrator), Olivier Langrand and Ian Sinclair

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9781431700851 | 3 revised edition (Struik Pub, October 15, 2013), cover price $29.00 | About this edition: This book describes the bird life of the region embracing Madagascar, the Seychelles group, the Comoros and the Mascarenes (comprising Mauritius, Reunion and Rodrigues) – a region that hosts nearly 400 species, many endemic.

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Product Description: Birds of Southern Africa continues to be the best and most authoritative guide to the bird species of this remarkable region. This fully revised edition covers all birds found in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and southern Mozambique...read more

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9780691152257 | 4 ill edition (Princeton Univ Pr, October 24, 2011), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Birds of Southern Africa continues to be the best and most authoritative guide to the bird species of this remarkable region.

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9780691096827 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 23, 2002, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: The decision whether or not to reunify a child in care with their birth family is one of the most serious taken by children's services, and often involves considerable risk.This book examines the long-term consequences of this decision for children who entered public care for abuse or neglect...read more

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9781849052078 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, September 15, 2011, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: The decision whether or not to reunify a child in care with their birth family is one of the most serious taken by children's services, and often involves considerable risk.

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Product Description: Birds of Africa South of the Sahara provides unrivalled coverage of African birds in a single volume, and is the only book to describe and illustrate all of the birds found in Africa south of the Sahara Desert (the Afrotropic Region), including Socotra, Pemba and islands in the Gulf of Guinea...read more

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9781770076235 | 2 edition (Random House Struik, March 15, 2011), cover price $47.00 | About this edition: Birds of Africa South of the Sahara provides unrivalled coverage of African birds in a single volume, and is the only book to describe and illustrate all of the birds found in Africa south of the Sahara Desert (the Afrotropic Region), including Socotra, Pemba and islands in the Gulf of Guinea.

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Product Description: New in Struik Nature’s Pocket Guide series, this book covers an astonishing 500 southern African birds, yet is small enough to fit in your pocket. It is loaded with information that makes for quick and easy bird identification: * Color photographs show each bird, giving both male and female images where there's a difference * Concise text pinpoints key identification features * Distribution maps locate each species in the region * Calendar bars show the months when the birds are more likely to be seen * Bird size and breeding months are indicated...read more

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9781770077690, titled "Birds of Southern Africa: Pocket Guide" | Random House Struik, September 1, 2009, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: New in Struik Nature’s Pocket Guide series, this book covers an astonishing 500 southern African birds, yet is small enough to fit in your pocket.

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Presents a guide to the bird life of a region that embraces Madagascar, the Seychelles group, the Comoros and the Mascarenes (comprising Mauritius, Reunion and Rodrigues). This illustrated guide contains various species entries, which are accompanied by distribution maps that highlight identification features, preferred habitats, and vocalization.

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9781770071759 | Struik Pub, March 30, 2008, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Presents a guide to the bird life of a region that embraces Madagascar, the Seychelles group, the Comoros and the Mascarenes (comprising Mauritius, Reunion and Rodrigues).

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Product Description: The Ultimate Value for Electronics Newbies Most engineers rely on a small core of books that are specifically targeted to their job responsibilities. These dog-eared volumes are used daily and considered essential. But budgets and space commonly limit just how many books can be added to your core library...read more

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9780750687263 | Cdr edition (Newnes, March 18, 2008), cover price $115.00 | About this edition: The Ultimate Value for Electronics Newbies Most engineers rely on a small core of books that are specifically targeted to their job responsibilities.

Electronic and Electrical Servicing provides a thorough grounding in the electronics and electrical principles required by service engineers servicing home entertainment equipment such as TVs, CD and DVD machines, as well as commercial equipment including PCs.In the printed book, this new edition covers all the core units of the Level 2 Progression Award in Electrical and Electronics Servicing (Consumer/Commercial Electronics) from City & Guilds (C&G 6958), plus two of the option units. For those students who wish to progress to Level 3, a further set of chapters covering all the core units at this level is available as a free download from the book’s companion website or as a print-on-demand book. The book and website material also offer a fully up-to-date course text for the City & Guilds 1687 NVQs at Levels 2 and 3.The book contains numerous worked examples to help students grasp the principles. Each chapter ends with review questions, for which answers are provided at the end of the book, so that students can check their learning.Level 2 units covered in the book:Unit 1 – d.c. technology, components and circuitsUnit 2 – a.c. technology and electronic componentsUnit 3 – Electronic devices and testingUnit 4 – Electronic systemsUnit 5 – Digital electronicsUnit 6 – Radio and television systems technologyUnit 8 – PC technologyIan Sinclair has been an author of market-leading books for electronic servicing courses for over 20 years, helping many thousands of students through their college course and NVQs into successful careers. Now with a new co-author, John Dunton, the new edition has been brought fully up-to-date to reflect the most recent technical advances and developments within the service engineering industry, in particular with regard to television and PC servicing and technology.Level 3 units covered in free downloads at http://books.elsevier.com/companions/9780750669887:Unit 1 - Electronic principlesUnit 2 - Test and measurementUnit 3 - Analogue electronicsUnit 4 - Digital electronics

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9780750669887 | 2 edition (Routledge, November 16, 2007), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Electronic and Electrical Servicing provides a thorough grounding in the electronics and electrical principles required by service engineers servicing home entertainment equipment such as TVs, CD and DVD machines, as well as commercial equipment including PCs.

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9780080553610 | Newnes, December 2, 2007, cover price $34.95

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This title contains updated text and includes an additional fifteen new species that have been recognised since the publication of Sasol Birds.

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9781770072435 | Struik Pub, September 30, 2007, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: This title contains updated text and includes an additional fifteen new species that have been recognised since the publication of Sasol Birds.

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Product Description: Care services for children depend on a limited supply of resources; it is vital that these are used to best effect. This book considers the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of these services and their contribution to children's well-being...read more

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9781843104964 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, December 15, 2006, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Care services for children depend on a limited supply of resources; it is vital that these are used to best effect.

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Product Description: * What are the consequences of fostering for children, their carers and their birth families?* What are the best ways of recruiting, retaining and supporting foster carers?* What are the most important elements of a successful placement?* Can foster care offer a permanent alternative to care at home?Fostering Now brings together authoritative research on foster care in the UK...read more

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9781843103622 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, June 15, 2005, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: * What are the consequences of fostering for children, their carers and their birth families?

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Product Description: What happens to looked-after children in the longer term? This book analyses the outcomes of a large-scale study of foster children in the UK. It includes individual case studies and draws extensively on the views of foster children themselves...read more

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9781843102786 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, June 15, 2005, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: What happens to looked-after children in the longer term?

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Product Description: Following in the format of Sasol Birds of Southern Africa, this guide presents all the birds of Madagascar and the other Indian Ocean islands (Seychelles, Reunion, Mauritius and Mascarenes), a great many species of which are endemic to these islands...read more

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9781868729562 | Struik Pub, January 30, 2005, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Following in the format of Sasol Birds of Southern Africa, this guide presents all the birds of Madagascar and the other Indian Ocean islands (Seychelles, Reunion, Mauritius and Mascarenes), a great many species of which are endemic to these islands.
9781868720354 | New Holland Books, July 1, 1999, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: How can we determine success in foster placements? Based on exhaustive research, the authors discuss the primary concerns in foster placement planning, considering the high frequency of placement breakdowns, their impact on the child's behaviour and school performance, and the challenges this places on foster families...read more

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9781843101734 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, November 30, 2004, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: How can we determine success in foster placements?

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Product Description: Foster carers look after two-thirds of the children cared for by English local authorities at any one time. The recruitment and retention of these carers is one of these authorities' central concerns. Against this background, Foster Carers examines the joys, sadnesses and strains of fostering, the support carers want and need, and the reasons why they continue or cease fostering...read more

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9781843101727 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, June 1, 2004, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Foster carers look after two-thirds of the children cared for by English local authorities at any one time.

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Product Description: Birds of Africa South of the Sahara provides unrivalled coverage of African birds in a single volume, and is the first book to describe and illustrate all of the birds found in Africa south of the Sahara Desert (the Afrotropic Region), including Socotra, Pemba and islands in the Gulf of Guinea...read more
By Norman Arlott (illustrator), Patrice Christy, Alan Harris (illustrator), Peter Hayman (illustrator), Phil Hockey, Peter Ryan and Ian Sinclair

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9781868728572 | Struik Pub, March 1, 2004, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Birds of Africa South of the Sahara provides unrivalled coverage of African birds in a single volume, and is the first book to describe and illustrate all of the birds found in Africa south of the Sahara Desert (the Afrotropic Region), including Socotra, Pemba and islands in the Gulf of Guinea.

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Product Description: This compact and easy-to-use guide is the first book to describe and illustrate all of the birds found in sub-Saharan Africa. Detailing more than 2,100 species, it covers the entire Afrotropic Region, including Socotra, Pemba, and the islands in the Gulf of Guinea...read more

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9780691118154 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 1, 2003, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: This compact and easy-to-use guide is the first book to describe and illustrate all of the birds found in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Product Description: Electronic and Electrical Servicing Level 3 is the key to success in City & Guilds / Electronics Examination Board courses in electronic servicing, providing a thorough grounding in the electronics and electrical principles required by service engineers...read more

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9780750655682 | Newnes, October 9, 2002, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Electronic and Electrical Servicing Level 3 is the key to success in City & Guilds / Electronics Examination Board courses in electronic servicing, providing a thorough grounding in the electronics and electrical principles required by service engineers.

Product Description: Illustrated fiction graphic novel with various authors. Beautiful book. Enjoy!

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9780964206946 | Allen Spiegel Fine Arts, July 1, 2001, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Illustrated fiction graphic novel with various authors.

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