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Kinsey and Me

Kinsey and Me

Pan Macmillan. 2013

My name is Kinsey Millhone. I’m a private investigator, licensed, bonded, insured; white, female, age thirty-two, unmarried, and physically fit. That Monday morning, I was sitting in my office with my feet up, wondering what life would bring, when a woman walked in and tossed a photograph on my desk. 'Somebody killed my husband.' Published thirty one years after A is for Alibi, Sue Grafton's Kinsey and Me, is her first compendium of short stories. It features nine Kinsey Millhone short...

Cambridge Learner's Dictionary with CD-ROM

Cambridge Learner's Dictionary with CD-ROM

Cambridge University Press. 2007

Ideal for PET and FCE preparation Packed full of useful study extras, the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary helps you on your way to becoming a confident, natural English speaker. With clear definitions, written especially for intermediate level students, and thousands of examples that put the language into context, this dictionary is an invaluable companion, whether you are learning English for work or pleasure, or preparing for an exam. The best bits of the dictionary ... * NEW! Improved and...

Microsoft Flight Simulator X For Pilots

Microsoft Flight Simulator X For Pilots

John Wiley & Sons. 2012

Get ready to take flight as two certified flight instructors guide you through the pilot ratings as it is done in the real world, starting with Sport Pilot training, then Private Pilot, followed by the Instrument Rating, Commercial Pilot, and Air Transport Pilot. They cover the skills of flight, how to master Flight Simulator, and how to use the software as a learning tool towards your pilot’s license. More advanced topics demonstrate how Flight Simulator X can be used as a continuing...

Introduction to Risk Analysis

Introduction to Risk Analysis

IntroBooks. 2019

Risk analysis is a process which helps the management to find the balance between achieving business objectives and the requirement to protect the assets of the business. It provides a way to optimize operations, leading to an equilibrium of profitability and risk. As external scrutiny increase and stakeholders have begun to question management decisions due to rising scandals and bankruptcy, risk analysis has become a potent tool to pacify them. It demonstrates management’s ability to carry...

Rhythms of the Brain

Rhythms of the Brain

Oxford University Press. 2006

This book provides eloquent support for the idea that spontaneous neuron activity, far from being mere noise, is actually the source of our cognitive abilities. In a sequence of "cycles," György Buzsáki guides the reader from the physics of oscillations through neuronal assembly organization to complex cognitive processing and memory storage. His clear, fluid writing-accessible to any reader with some scientific knowledge-is supplemented by extensive footnotes and references that make it...