Download A Gilgamesh Play for Teen Readers: A Tale of the First Myth & Legend of Ancient Mesopotamia for Middle & High Schoolers - Jerry L. Parks

A Gilgamesh Play for Teen Readers: A Tale of the First Myth & Legend of Ancient Mesopotamia for Middle & High Schoolers - Jerry L. Parks
Gilgamesh and Enkidu. The oldest story known to man. In a teaching unit, performable play format, A Gilgamesh Play for Teen Readers tells the essence of the Gilgamesh story without the archaic (and often inappropriate) language. It is the only such format of the story, and furnishes teachers a thorough and interesting background regarding the world of young people in ancient Mesopotamia. The author is a National Board Certified Teacher, and has

Download Instructional Design - Patricia L. Smith, Tillman J. Ragan

Instructional Design - Patricia L. Smith, Tillman J. Ragan
A new edition of this leading Instructional Design reference and text continues to provide readers with a thorough, heavily documented research and theory--based treatment of instructional design prescriptions and practice. Now updated throughout, the third edition reflects the latest changes in ways of thinking about learning environments and consequent changes in interest and terminology. It examines new Web--based instruction and Web--based

Download Environmental Change And Challenge: A Canadian Perspective - Philip Dearden, Bruce Mitchell

Environmental Change And Challenge: A Canadian Perspective - Philip Dearden, Bruce Mitchell
Environmental Change and Challenge introduces concepts and methods for studying the Earth's environment. The book imparts a basic understanding of how the biosphere functions, and links basic environmental management principles to environment and resource problems in a Canadian context.

Download Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences - Joan Welkowitz, Robert B. Ewen, Barry H. Cohen

Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences - Joan Welkowitz, Robert B. Ewen, Barry H. Cohen
A comprehensive and user-friendly introduction to statistics-now revised and updated Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences has had a long and successful history and is a popular and well-respected statistics text. Now in its sixth edition, the text has been thoroughly revised to present all the topics students in the behavioral sciences need in a uniquely accessible format that aids in the comprehension and implementation of the

Download Rubyfruit Jungle - Rita Mae Brown

Rubyfruit Jungle - Rita Mae Brown
Bawdy and moving, the ultimate word-of-mouth bestseller, Rubyfruit Jungle is about growing up a lesbian in America--and living happily ever after. "A truly incredible book".--The Boston Globe.

Download The Awa Book of New Zealand Science - Rebecca Priestley

The Awa Book of New Zealand Science - Rebecca Priestley
From early naturalists' musings on flora and fauna to modern breakthroughs in nanotechnology, this book traces the development of all branches of New Zealand science. With contributions from respected scientists from all over the nation, this anthology places each fascinating piece of scientific history in its broader context.

Download Lo peor de todo - Ray Loriga

Lo peor de todo - Ray Loriga
Élder Bastidas hace un repaso casi terapéutico de su vida: desde las decepciones de la infancia hasta un presente en el que la melancolía y la incomprensión lo dominan todo. Sólo el amor puede ser una tabla de salvación para no hundirse definitivamente. Lo peor de todo es una novela ya clásica de nuestras letras, un referente para toda una generación que encontró en la claridad y en las rotundas imágenes de Ray Loriga que la tristeza puede ser

Download Chesapeake Bay Blues: Science, Politics, and the Struggle to Save the Bay - Howard R. Ernst

Chesapeake Bay Blues: Science,  Politics,  and the Struggle to Save the Bay - Howard R. Ernst
The Chesapeake Bay restoration effort has been touted as the nation's premier environmental restoration program. Yet the Bay and the living systems it supports remain in dismally poor condition, with fisheries in decline and drinking water in danger. This book addresses the Chesapeake Bay as a political problem and reveals how the political process has worked against the interests of science, the public, and environmental advocates all at once.

Download Breaking the Magic Spell: Radical Theories of Folk and Fairy Tales - Jack Zipes

Breaking the Magic Spell: Radical Theories of Folk and Fairy Tales - Jack Zipes
This revised, expanded, and updated edition of the 1979 landmark Breaking the Magic Spell examines the enduring power of fairy tales and the ways they invade our subjective world. In seven provocative essays, Zipes discusses the importance of investigating oral folk tales in their socio-political context and traces their evolution into literary fairy tales, a metamorphosis that often diminished the ideology of the original narrative. Zipes also

Download A Handbook of Native American Herbs - Alma R. Hutchens

A Handbook of Native American Herbs - Alma R. Hutchens
This authoritative guide—based on the author's classic reference work, Indian Herbalogy of North America —is a portable illustrated companion for the professional and amateur herbalist alike. It provides detailed descriptions of 125 of the most useful medicinal plants commonly found in North America, along with directions for a range of uses, remedies for common ailments, and notes on the herbal traditions of other lands. Entries include staples