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Product Description: The human genome is indeed a mysterious world, but, as this fascinating book shows, its vital secrets are now being uncovered. The latest studies are revealing exciting new discoveries, such as how the DNA and related chemical compounds in our cells work together to direct the processes of life...read more

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9781633881525 | 1 edition (Prometheus Books, February 16, 2016), cover price $28.00

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9780007549085 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, April 7, 2016, cover price $15.70 | About this edition: The human genome is indeed a mysterious world, but, as this fascinating book shows, its vital secrets are now being uncovered.

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Product Description: Asperger syndrome (AS), also known as Asperger's syndrome, Asperger disorder (AD) or simply Asperger's, is an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) that is characterized by significant difficulties in social interaction and nonverbal communication, alongside restricted and repetitive patterns of behavior and interests...read more

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9781508882442 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 14, 2015, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Asperger syndrome (AS), also known as Asperger's syndrome, Asperger disorder (AD) or simply Asperger's, is an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) that is characterized by significant difficulties in social interaction and nonverbal communication, alongside restricted and repetitive patterns of behavior and interests.
9780523425788, titled "How to Find a Husband in 30 Days" | Pinnacle Books, July 1, 1985, cover price $4.95 | also contains How to Find a Husband in 30 Days | About this edition: Offers advice on methods for meeting an eligible man, winning his love, and convincing him to propose marriage

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Product Description: Develop rock-solid willpower with evidence-based techniques Willpower For Dummies shows you how to train, strengthen, and improve your willpower in seven easy steps! Written by a clinical psychologist and cognitive therapist, the book proves that willpower can be learned like any other skill, and provides tons of practical exercises and strategies you can start using today...read more

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9781118680032 | For Dummies, August 11, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Develop rock-solid willpower with evidence-based techniques Willpower For Dummies shows you how to train, strengthen, and improve your willpower in seven easy steps!

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Product Description: Hyena is a collection of autobiographical stories by Jude Angelini, the well known host of hit radio show "The All Out Show". Each chapter reads as it's own story, but they are best taken collectively as Angelini takes the reader on his journey of heartbreak, depravity, and hilarity, deftly moving between his adult life and his childhood growing up in a factory town outside of Detroit...read more

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9781494305307 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 11, 2013, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Hyena is a collection of autobiographical stories by Jude Angelini, the well known host of hit radio show "The All Out Show".

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Product Description: An innovative new approach to addiction treatment that pairs cognitive behavioural therapy with cognitive neuroscience, to directly target the core mechanisms of addiction. Offers a focus on addiction that is lacking in existing cognitive therapy accounts Utilizes various approaches, including mindfulness, 12-step facilitation, cognitive bias modification, motivational enhancement and goal-setting and, to combat common road blocks on the road to addiction recovery Uses neuroscientific findings to explain how willpower becomes compromised-and how it can be effectively utilized in the clinical arena...read more

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9780470669969 | Blackwell Pub, March 4, 2013, cover price $127.95 | About this edition: An innovative new approach to addiction treatment that pairs cognitive behavioural therapy with cognitive neuroscience, to directly target the core mechanisms of addiction.

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9780470669952 | Blackwell Pub, March 4, 2013, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: Book by Ryan, Frank

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Product Description: The extraordinary role of viruses in evolution and how this is revolutionising biology and medicine.Darwin's theory of evolution is still the greatest breakthrough in biological science. His explanation of the role of natural selection in driving the evolution of life on earth depended on steady variation of living things over time – but he was unable to explain how this variation occurred...read more

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9780007315123 | Collins, May 1, 2011, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The extraordinary role of viruses in evolution and how this is revolutionising biology and medicine.

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Product Description: Book by Sweet, William

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9781843715979 | Thoemmes Pr, September 30, 2004, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Book by Sweet, William

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Taking a close-up look at the complexities of evolution, the author of Virus X and The Forgotten Plague explores the role of interaction among species in promoting the diversity of life, examining key examples of symbiosis and demonstrating that huge leaps in evolution have arisen from the blending of life forms. (view table of contents)

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9780618118120 | Houghton Mifflin, December 16, 2002, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The author explores the role of interaction among species in promoting the diversity of life, examining key examples of symbiosis and demonstrating that huge leaps in evolution have arisen from the blending of life forms.

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An account of humankind against microbe investigates the nature of plague viruses from diverse parts of the world and their implications, and presents a new theory about the origins of these deadly diseases

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9780316763066 | Back Bay Books, September 1, 1998, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: An account of humankind against microbe investigates the nature of plague viruses from diverse parts of the world and their implications, and presents a new theory about the origins of these deadly diseases

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Product Description: AIDS, Ebola, "mad cow disease," "flesh-eating" viruses...Today's newspapers are full of articles about new plagues & viruses. Where do these new viruses come from? Why do new plagues arise? Could there be - will there be - a lethal & incurable Virus X that spreads as easily as the common cold? The author, a renowned authority on diseases, presents a radical theory about the origin of deadly microbes in a book that takes us into the "hot zones" of today's most dangerous viral outbreaks, then into the research labs & hospitals where doctors & scientists are risking their lives trying to control them...read more

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9780756753870 | Diane Pub Co, December 1, 1997, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: AIDS, Ebola, "mad cow disease," "flesh-eating" viruses.

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A meticulously researched account of humankind against microbe investigates the nature of plague viruses from diverse parts of the world and their implications, and presents a radical new theory about the origins of these deadly diseases. 25,000 first printing. $25,000 ad/promo. (view table of contents)

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9780316763837 | Little Brown & Co, February 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A meticulously researched account of humankind against microbe investigates the nature of plague viruses from diverse parts of the world and their implications, and presents a radical new theory about the origins of these deadly diseases.

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Recalls the effects of tuberculosis, which killed more that one billion people worldwide, examines its temporary decline and recent resurgence, and discusses the threat of a new epidemic

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9780316763806 | Bulfinch Pr, June 23, 1993, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Traces the history of tuberculosis, describes the medical research that led to its decline, and explains why the disease is reappearing

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9780316763813, titled "The Forgotten Plague: How the Battle Against Tuberculosis Was Won-And Lost" | Back Bay Books, September 1, 1994, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Recalls the effects of tuberculosis, which killed more that one billion people worldwide, examines its temporary decline and recent resurgence, and discusses the threat of a new epidemic

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Product Description: Set in Anglesey, this crime novel features Detective Inspector Sandy Woodings who is on the trail of a nationwide drugs ring. It portrays the explosive tension and deep-rooted passions of a rural community under violent pressure.

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9780708922873 | Large print edition (Ulverscroft Large Print Books, September 1, 1990), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Set in Anglesey, this crime novel features Detective Inspector Sandy Woodings who is on the trail of a nationwide drugs ring.

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Step-by-step photographs and instructions demonstrate the skills required of the young female gymnast for the execution of floor exercises and movements on the balance beam, horse, and uneven parallel bars

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9780670358229 | Viking Pr, August 1, 1985, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Step-by-step photographs and instructions demonstrate the skills required of the young female gymnast for the execution of floor exercises and movements on the balance beam, horse, and uneven parallel bars

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9780140462715 | Viking Pr, May 1, 1977, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Step-by-step photographs and instructions demonstrate the skills required of the young female gymnast for the execution of floor exercises and movements on the balance beam, horse, and uneven parallel bars

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Presents the historical backgrounds of and training requirements for the four international jumping events--the high jump, the pole vault, the triple jump, and the long jump

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9780684163376 | Encore Editions, April 1, 1980, cover price $2.49 | About this edition: Discusses the history and techniques of the four jumps featured in track and field events: the high jump, the pole vault, the long jump, and the triple jump.

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An illustrated approach to mastering the four basic swimming strokes, with professional pointers on breathing, form and training

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9780140463385 | Viking Pr, July 1, 1978, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: An illustrated approach to mastering the four basic swimming strokes, with professional pointers on breathing, form and training

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