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Emma
Thrift Study Edition

Jane Austen

Includes the unabridged text of Austen's classic novel plus a complete study guide that helps readers gain a thorough understanding of the work's content and context. The comprehensive guide includes chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, analytical paper topics, list of characters, bibliography, and more. Created to help readers gain a thorough understanding of the content and context of "Emma." The guide includes:

Chapter-by-chapter summaries Explanations and discussions of the plot
Question-and-answer sections
Austen biography
List of characters and more

Dover Thrift Study Editions feature everything that students need to undertake a confident reading of a classic text, as well as to prepare themselves for class discussions, essays, and exams.

048647804
Price: $6.95

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Pride and Prejudice
Thrift Study Edition

Jane Austen

Includes the unabridged text of Austen's classic novel plus a complete study guide that helps readers gain a thorough understanding of the work's content and text. The comprehensive guide includes chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, analytical paper topics, list of characters, bibliography, and more.

Created to help readers gain a thorough understanding of the content and context of "Pride and Prejudice." The guide includes:

Chapter-by-chapter summaries Explanations and discussions of the plot
Question-and-answer sections
Austen biography
List of characters and more

Dover Thrift Study Editions feature everything that students need to undertake a confident reading of a classic text, as well as to prepare themselves for class discussions, essays, and exams

048647564
Price: $6.95

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Barron's Police
Officer Exam - 9th Edition

• By Donald Schroeder, Ph.D., and Frank Lombardo, M.S., NYPD Retired
• Four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained
• Two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department
• Strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests
• Strategies for taking traditional paper/pencil multiple-choice exams
• New reading comprehension question type with word selection questions & strategies for answering them
• New, up-to-date sample forms and new illustrations
• Diagnostic exam with questions like those that have appeared on recent entry-level exams used by police departments across the country
• Test-taking tips for all question types
• Suggested rules for effective study
• Detailed description of a police officer’s duties
• Updated chapters take into account the recent trend by police departments to rely on oral interviews and computerized testing when selecting police officers

143800133
Price: $18.99

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Wuthering Heights
Thrift Study Edition

Emily Bronte

Includes the unabridged text of Bronte's classic novel plus a complete study guide that helps readers gain a thorough understanding of the work's content and context. The comprehensive guide includes chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, analytical paper topics, list of characters, bibliography, and more.

Created to help readers gain a thorough understanding of the content and context of "Wuthering Heights, " the guide includes:

Chapter-by-chapter summaries
Explanations and discussions of the plot
Question-and-answer sections
Emily Bronte biography
List of characters and more

Dover Thrift Study Editions feature everything that students need to undertake a confident reading of a classic text, as well as to prepare themselves for class discussions, essays, and exams.

048647803
Price: $6.95

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The Awakening
Thrift Study Edition

Kate Chopin

Includes the unabridged text of Chopin's classic novel plus a complete study guide that features chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, historical background, and more.

Created to help readers gain a thorough understanding of the content and context of "The Awakening." The guide includes:

Chapter-by-chapter summaries Explanations and discussions of the plot
Question-and-answer sections
Kate Chopin biography
List of characters and more

Dover Thrift Study Editions feature everything that students need to undertake a confident reading of a classic text, as well as to prepare themselves for class discussions, essays, and exams

048647566
Price: $6.95

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Great Expectations
Thrift Study Edition

Charles Dickens

Includes the unabridged text of Dicken's classic novel plus a complete study guide that helps readers gain a thorough understanding of the work's content and context. The comprehensive guide includes chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, analytical paper topics, list of characters, bibliography, and more.

048647570
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Dictionary of Legal Terms
Steven H. Gifis

Updated to include new terms such as "civil union" and to incorporate recent changes in laws and judicial interpretations, this handy dictionary cuts through the complexities of legal jargon and presents definitions and explanations that can be understood by non-lawyers. Approximately 2,500 terms are given with definitions and explanations for the benefit of consumers, business proprietors, legal beneficiaries, investors, property owners, litigants, and all others who have dealings with the law. Terms are arranged alphabetically from Abandonment and Abatable Nuisance, all the way through to Writ, Yellow Dog Contract, and Zoning.
076413921
Price: $8.99

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The Scarlet Letter
Thrift Study Edition

Nathaniel Hawthorne

An "A" for "adultery" marks Hester Prynne as an outcast from the society of colonial Boston. Although forced by the puritanical town fathers to wear a badge of shame, Hester steadfastly resists their efforts to discover the identity of her baby's father. Masterful in its symbolism and compelling in its character studies, Nathaniel Hawthorne's tale of punishment and reconciliation examines the concepts of sin, guilt, and pride. "The Scarlet Letter" was published to immediate acclaim in 1850. Its timeless exploration of moral and spiritual issues, along with its philosophical and psychological insights, keep it ever relevant for students of American literature and lovers of fiction. A definitive survey, this Dover Thrift Study Edition offers the novel's complete and unabridged text, plus a comprehensive study guide. Created to help readers gain a thorough understanding of the content and context of "The Scarlet Letter." The guide includes:

Chapter-by-chapter summaries Explanations and discussions of the plot
Question-and-answer sections
Hawthorne biography
List of characters and more

Dover Thrift Study Editions feature everything that students need to undertake a confident reading of a classic text, as well as to prepare themselves for class discussions, essays, and exams

048647569
Price: $6.95

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ASVAB Strategies (2017-2018)
Kaplan Test Prep

"ASVAB 2017-2018 Strategies, Practice &Review" is an online, print, and mobile study system that prepares you to succeed on the ASVAB and AFQT, with extensive review of all ASVAB subject tests.

"ASVAB 2017-2018 Strategies, Practice & Review" includes:

• 4 full-length ASVAB practice tests with detailed explanations: 1 online and 3 in the book
• 1,000+ realistic practice questions with explanations
• Detailed math and verbal review, including targeted strategies for vocabulary questions and math problem solving
• An extensive word list to help you build your vocabulary
• Comprehensive content review and specific methods for tackling all technical topics: science, electronics, auto/shop, mechanical information, and object assembly.
• Study on the go with mobile-enabled online practice test with detailed score reporting
• Specific strategies for mastering the Computer Based Test format

"ASVAB 2017-2018 Strategies, Practice & Review" is an essential study system for individuals interested in enlisting in the military. Get the results you need to pursue the military career path you’ve dreamed of.

Kaplan helps individuals achieve their educational and career goals to build futures, one success story at a time."

150620316
Price: $18.99

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The Metamorphosis
Thrift Study Edition

Franz Kafka

A traveling salesman awakens from troubled slumbers to find himself transformed into a giant insect. Franz Kafka's matter-of-fact tone brings an air of absolute truth to his fantastic narrative, which chronicles the effects of this monstrous conversion upon the protagonist's business and family life. Interpretations of Kafka's acclaimed 1915 novella range from religious allegory to psychoanalytic case history. All agree upon its status as a landmark work of twentieth-century fiction. A definitive survey, this Dover Thrift Study Edition offers the novel's complete and unabridged text, plus a comprehensive study guide. Created to help readers gain a thorough understanding of the content and context of "The Metamorphosis, " the guide includes:

Chapter-by-chapter summaries
Explanations and discussions of the plot
Question-and-answer sections
Kafka biography
List of characters and more

Dover Thrift Study Editions feature everything that students need to undertake a confident reading of a classic text, as well as to prepare themselves for class discussions, essays, and exams.

048647571
Price: $5.95

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Bob Miller's Math
For the Accuplacer®

Written by a math specialist, our test prep contains everything you need to know to score high on the math portion of the ACCUPLACER®. The book explains math concepts in a lively, easy-to-grasp style. The targeted review section covers all the math topics tested on the ACCUPLACER® including arithmetic (17 questions on the test), elementary algebra (12 questions on the test), and college-level math (20 questions on the test). To help you get the most out of your ACCUPLACER® preparation, Bob has included four practice tests for each section - for a total of 12 exams! Each chapter includes step-by-step examples and exercises. Detailed explanations of solutions help you understand and retain the material. Test-taking advice, study tips, and exam strategies prepare you for exam day, ease your anxiety, and help you boost your score.
073860673
Price: $18.95

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Merriam-Webster's
Dictionary of Law
Trade

Revised & updated!

Revised and updated for 2016, this trade paperback provides a convenient, comprehensive guide to the language of law for everyone from the homeowner to the legal professional. Defines more than 10,000 legal words and phrases in common terminology.

087779735
Price: $16.95

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Quick Study
Accounting 1

We’ve taken our popular Accounting 1 guide and made it even better! Updated content and an additional panel of information not only make this an essential companion for students in introductory accounting courses, but also a refresher for those in higher level courses. In this edition you will find more coverage of the subject including expanded sections on financial statements and accounting in business, making this a study tool you won’t want to be without!

By BarCharts

142322150
Price: $6.95

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Quick Study
Accounting 2

Our best-selling Accounting 2 guide has now gotten even better, thanks to the latest up-to-date information added to the original text. The new material within this 3-panel (6 page) guide goes further into the various accounting practices that businesses use to keep financially afloat; mathematical equations, charts, and tables are also included in an easy-to-use format.

By BarCharts

142321631
Price: $6.95

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Quick Study
Algebra Funtamentals

Get a leg up on the basics of algebra with this special 3-panel “Quizzers” version of our popular Algebra Fundamentals guide. Not only can you find the same algebraic definitions, tips, and example problems as featured in the previous version, there are now practice questions to answer and problems to solve so that you can keep on the right track. It all “adds” up to greater understanding—and better grades!
142321732
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Quick Study
Algebra Part 1

For a subject that is a challenge at all levels of education, this chart covers principles for basic algebra, intermediate algebra and college algebra courses.

By BarCharts

157222735
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Quick Study
Algebra Part 2

Algebra 2 is the advanced QuickStudy guide specially designed for students who are already familiar with Algebra 1.

By BarCharts

157222922
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Quick Study
Algebraic Equations Quizzer

This comprehensive, 3-panel “Quizzers” edition of our best-selling Algebraic Equations guide features a new list of sample problems you can perform that cover every element featured in the original version—from second-degree quadratic and polynomial equations to logarithmic functions. With helpful hints and guidelines included, no math student should be without this handy reference tool!
142321733
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Quick Study
Anatomy

Complete labeled illustrations of over 1,400 anatomical identifications.

Loaded with beautifully illustrated diagrams clearly and concisely labeled for easy identification.

Illustrations by award-winning medical illustrator Vincent Perez.

142322278
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Quick Study
Anatomy 2

Loaded with beautifully illustrated diagrams clearly and concisely labeled for easy identification. Illustrations by award-winning medical illustrator Vincent Perez.
157222856
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Quick Study
Anatomy Quizzer

While BarCharts’ Anatomy guide set the bar high for studying the human body, we just exceeded that mark with this special 3-panel “Quizzers” edition of the original version. Along with the same labeled, full-color illustrations of each body system, there are now accompanying questions and answers that quiz you on what you’ve learned from using the guide. It’s a great reference tool for students and medical practitioners alike.
142321734
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Quick Study
Anatomy Test

Test yourself on over 1,400 anatomical identifications. This 6-page guide is loaded with beautifully illustrated diagrams with blank labels for a true test of your knowledge. The Anatomy Test guide is a companion to our Anatomy guide which contains all the illustrations identified with the body parts name. ?PLEASE NOTE: You must purchase the Anatomy guide to receive the answers to the Anatomy Test guide.
142322354
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Quick Study
Bio Lab Basics

Focusing on safety and ease of laboratory use, this 2-panel guide is a one-stop resource for all biology lab students. It covers everything from dissection to microscopes.
142320417
Price: $4.95

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Quick Study
Biology

BarCharts’ best-selling quick reference to biology has been updated and expanded in this latest edition. With updated content and an additional panel of information, this popular guide is not only an essential companion for students in introductory biology courses but also a must-have refresher for students in higher-level courses. Author Randy Brooks, PhD, a scientist and university professor, has a gift for making the complicated subject of biology easy to understand, from evolution to population genetics—without the fluff. In this new edition, you will find more coverage of the subject, including expanded sections on reproduction in animals, as well as helpful illustrations and diagrams, making this a study tool you won’t want to be without.
142321953
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Quick Study
Biology Terminology

Essential terminology for Biology study pulled together in one guide to maximize success in College and High School courses. Succinct definitions by our resident Ph.D., Biology author and professor ensure the usefulness of this handy guide from high school to college.
142322151
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Quick Study
Calculus 1

Functions, limits and derivatives for first-year calculus students.

By BarCharts

157222796
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Quick Study
Calculus 2

Integral & differential calculus for advanced students.

By BarCharts

157222475
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Quick Study
Calculus Methods

Calculus analysis, functions and equations.
For business, biology and psychology majors.

By BarCharts

157222841
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Quick Study
Chem Lab Basics

This 2-page study guide contains basic chemistry analysis and concepts designed specifically to aid science students.
142320418
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Quick Study
Chemistry Equations
and Answers

This 6-page study guide contains basic chemistry analysis and concepts designed specifically to aid science students.
142320189
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Quick Study
College Algebra

Brush up on your first year of college-level math with our new College Algebra guide! Pinpointed essentials of college algebra are covered in our easy-to-access format that includes succinct explanations of step-by-step problem solving, as well as the related mathematical rules. Whether you are in high school or college, taking the course for your first time or tackling higher-level math, this guide is an essential resource for reviewing this fundamental area of mathematics.

By BarCharts

142322031
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Quick Study
Computer Shortcuts

Want to save time while surfing the Web or balancing a virtual checkbook? This 2-panel (4-page) guide points out helpful shortcuts that can be found within the most popular Windows PC and Apple Macintosh software, including: Windows Operating System (including Vista), Access, FrontPage, PowerPoint, Publisher, QuarkXPress, InDesign, Quicken, UNIX/Linux, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Apple Macintosh, plus special character shortcuts for word processing.

By BarCharts

142320543
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Quick Study
Differential Equations

This handy reference to core concepts is designed to help students in courses that are a gateway to jobs in engineering and science. Students can find facts fast, maximize study time and increase test scores with our uniquely designed format that offers support for mathematics that are a building block in a highly competitive area.
142322032
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Quick Study
Earth Science

This colorful illustrated guide covers the basics of geology, meteorology, oceanography and astronomy to give the student of Earth sciences a thorough overview of the basics of each.
157222611
Price: $4.95

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Quick Study
English Grammar

Using the English language while being grammatically correct has never been easier than with the newest 3-panel “Quizzers” version of our best-selling English Grammar guide. A handy set of questions and answers, found in the back of this edition, thoroughly addresses modifiers, punctuation, clauses, and other elements of grammar that the guide covers in detail. As with the original version, each section is formatted for ease of use so that finding what you need is a cinch.
142321736
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Quick Study
English
Fundamentals 1

English Fundamentals has been one of BarCharts’ most popular guides, and now it’s available in a brand-new version! This 3-panel format—part of our “Quizzers” line of reference tools—features a series of questions and answers pertaining to the basics of English that are fully discussed within the guide: nouns, verbs, adjectives, pronouns, etc. and examples of each. With BarCharts at your side, watch both your English skills and your grades go up!
142321735
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Quick Study
Excel 2010

Because Excel 2010 has many more features than Excel 2007 or XP, our 3-panel (6-page) guide will be a handy resource for beginning, intermediate or advanced end-users of the software. Jam-packed with information and helpful, time-saving hints, this guide features easy-to-read tables, screen captures and icons that are sure to make it an ideal next-to-the-monitor reference.

By BarCharts

142321426
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Quick Study
Excel 2013
Tips & Tricks

Unleash the power of the newest version of Excel with this new addition to our Office Tips & Tricks line of QuickStudy® guides. Go beyond the basics of Excel and learn time-saving tricks and best practices, including using conditional formatting, referencing cells, and more, bringing your Excel spreadsheets to the next level.

By BarCharts

142322001
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Quick Study
Excel Business Math

Explains essential business math and how to create equations and spreadsheets in Microsoft® Excel to compute that math. More than a guide to using Excel, written by a professor that teaches the course Business Math with Spreadsheets, this well-rounded coverage includes screenshots, Excel equations and an explanation of the math. Great for students or anyone needing a handy guide for reference.

By BarCharts

142322014
Price: $5.95

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Quick Study
First Aid

Symptoms, treatment and tips for wide range of medical emergencies.

Great for home use or the professional as a quick reference or refresher.

157222699
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Quick Study
First Aid
Aches & Pains

Instead of scouring the Internet for ways in which to treat nagging aches and pains, let our comprehensive, three-panel guide be your one-stop resource. Several types of pains are discussed, based on location in the body, along with helpful methods to treat and prevent each one, including instances when you should seek the care of a physician. Our handy format allows you to access treatment information quickly, when you need it most, and also includes tables featuring symptoms and medication comparisons for easy reference.
142321866
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Quick Study
Genetics

The basic principles of genetics.

Reference for any student studying genetics.

142320306
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Quick Study
Geometric Formulas

6-page laminated guide includes:
·general terms
·lines
·line segments
·rays
·angles
·transversal line angles
·polygons
·circles
·theorems & relationships
·postulates
·geometric formulas

By BarCharts

157222909
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Quick Study
HTML Guide

Covers basic information developed for Hypertext Mark-up Language, version 4. Chart includes detailed information on, constructing forms, HTML tags, character formatting, lists & tables, hyperlinks to URLs, images & image maps, sound & animation.

By BarCharts

142320174
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Quick Study
Italian Vocabulary

Packed with useful information for beginners of all ages.

For the student, traveler or those who just need a little help.

157222828
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Quick Study
Macroeconomics

A better understanding of how the economy works in general is crucial for established businesses, start-ups and students of economics. This 3-panel (6-page) guide, jam-packed with up-to-date information, examines macroeconomics in great detail.

By BarCharts

142320854
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Quick Study
Mandarin Vocabulary

This 6-page guide provides vocabulary essentials for students, travelers and businesspeople. Divided into tables that show the Mandarin character (ideogram), the pinyin (Mandarin transliterated into the Latin alphabet) and the English translation for every vocabulary word/phrase covered, this guide is both comprehensive and user-friendly.
142320421
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Quick Study
Math Fundamentals 1

Want to excel in your basic math courses? Look no further than this enhanced 3-panel “Quizzers” edition of our best-selling Math Fundamentals guide. A comprehensive list of sample problems—and their answers for easy checking of work—newly included with the guide provide better understanding of such math basics as decimals, integers, ratios, and more. The same great tips, examples, and diagrams from the original version can also be found here for easy reference.
142321737
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Quick Study
Math Review Quizzer

Take the mystery out of basic math with the latest 3-panel version of our popular Math Review guide—enhanced as part of our “Quizzers” line of study tools. What makes this edition different is a series of back-page problems you can solve in order to test your skills on such concepts as first-degree inequalities, geometric formulas, improper fractions, and more. Like the previous version, every color-coded section includes helpful diagrams and examples of how to work each problem.
142321738
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Quick Study
Math Terminology
& Common Mistakes

Defining of many mathematical elements followed by examples and alerts to mistakes many students make when calculating. Guide can be a companion to the QuickStudy® Math Review title, though was created to be a powerful stand-alone tool to one of the more difficult subjects in school.

By BarCharts

142322160
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