Head, Neck, and Neuroanatomy (THIEME Atlas of Anatomy) by Michael Schuenke, Erik Schulte, Udo Schumacher, Brian

By Michael Schuenke, Erik Schulte, Udo Schumacher, Brian MacPherson, Cristian Stefan

This moment version of quantity three within the Thieme Atlas
of Anatomy
sequence now covers anatomy of the neck in addition to anatomy of the
head and neuroanatomy. It contains over 2 hundred wonderful new anatomic
illustrations in addition to a considerable variety of extra medical
correlations. Descriptions of anatomic constructions and their relationships to at least one
another, in addition to info at the improvement of the buildings, anomalies,
and universal pathologies, look in each bankruptcy.


  • More than 1300 beautiful, full-color illustrations for the
    head, neck, and neuroanatomy accompany the transparent, concise text
  • An
    innovative, ordinary layout within which each one two-page unfold offers a
    self-contained consultant to a selected topic
  • Summary tables, excellent for
    rapid overview, seem during the text
  • Access to move, neck, and
    neuroanatomy photos on Winking Skull.com PLUS, that includes labels-on, labels-off
    functionality and timed self-tests

This atlas connects the fundamental technological know-how of
anatomy to the scientific perform that scholars are embarking upon whereas taking
anatomy courses.

The THIEME Atlas of Anatomy sequence additionally contains
additional volumes, General Anatomy and Musculoskeletal approach and
Neck and inner Organs.

All volumes of the Thieme Atlas of
are available softcover English/International Nomenclature and
in hardcover with Latin nomenclature.

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Only in Spain: A Foot-Stomping, Firecracker of a Memoir by Nellie Bennett

By Nellie Bennett

Looking for herself, Nellie Bennett fell passionately in love...with the land of flamenco

One day, Nellie Bennett falls in love with flamenco in a Sydney dance studio. uninterested in her dull retail task and longing to catch up with to the genuine event, she packs her suede dance footwear and travels to Seville, Spain. What Nellie didn't become aware of is that flamenco is not only a dance; it's a lifestyle. whereas there, she falls in love 3 times-with a smoky-eyed dance instructor, a tempestuous Gypsy, and with a good-looking Basque chef-only to find that it's the rustic that's held her middle all alongside.

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Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A. by Luis J. Rodriguez

By Luis J. Rodriguez

The award-winning and bestselling vintage memoir a couple of younger Chicano gang member surviving the harmful streets of East la, now that includes a brand new disguise.
Winner of the Carl Sandburg Literary Award, hailed as a New York Times striking booklet, and browse through millions, Always Running is the searing actual tale of 1 man’s existence in a Chicano gang—and his heroic fight to loose himself from its grip.
by means of age twelve, Luis Rodriguez was once a veteran of East la gang conflict. Lured through a possible invincible gang tradition, he witnessed numerous shootings, beatings, and arrests after which watched with expanding worry as gang existence claimed family and friends individuals. ahead of lengthy, Rodriguez observed a fashion out of the barrio via schooling and the facility of phrases and effectively broke loose from years of violence and desperation.
attaining luck as an award-winning poet, he was once yes the streets might hang-out him no more—until his younger son joined a gang. Rodriguez fought for his baby through telling his personal tale in Always Running, a shiny memoir that explores the motivations of gang lifestyles and cautions opposed to the loss of life and destruction that necessarily declare its contributors.
every now and then heartbreakingly unhappy and brutal, Always Running is eventually an uplifting precise tale, full of wish, perception, and a well-deserved lesson for the following new release.

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The Confessions (Everyman's Library) by Augustine of Hippo, Robin Lane Fox, Philip Burton

By Augustine of Hippo, Robin Lane Fox, Philip Burton

"This translation of The Confessions through Philip Burton is kind of fantastic. It's diversified widespread than Albert Outler's or Philip Schaff's - whose works I'd symbolize as extra 'muscular', with a type of classical caliber approximately them. Burton opts for a extra flowing, smooth kind, yet surrenders not anything in readability or beauty."

Augustine's fourth-century non secular autobiography not just is a big record within the historical past of Christianity, a vintage of Roman Africa, and the unchallenged version during the a while for the autobiographical checklist of the adventure to self-knowledge, it additionally marks an important second within the background of Western tradition. As Augustine explains how, whilst, and why he grew to become the guy he's, he probes the good topics that others have been to discover after himCfaith, time, fact, identification, and self-understanding--with a richness of aspect unequalled in historical literature. Dense with shiny portrayals of associates, family members, colleagues, and enemies, The Confessions chronicles the passage from a lifetime of sensuality and superstition to a real religious awakening--in a robust narrative of 1 man's internal schooling that maintains to form the best way we expect and act at the present time.

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Biomechanics: Concepts and Computation by Cees Oomens, Marcel Brekelmans, Frank Baaijens

By Cees Oomens, Marcel Brekelmans, Frank Baaijens

This can be the 1st textbook that integrates either normal and particular themes, theoretical historical past and biomedical engineering purposes, in addition to analytical and numerical methods. This quantitative method integrates the classical techniques of mechanics and computational modelling options, in a logical development via quite a lot of basic biomechanics ideas. on-line MATLAB-based software program besides examples and difficulties utilizing biomedical purposes will encourage undergraduate biomedical engineering scholars to perform and try their abilities. The publication covers subject matters comparable to kinematics, equilibrium, stresses and traces, and likewise makes a speciality of huge deformations and rotations and non-linear constitutive equations, together with visco-elastic behaviour and the behaviour of lengthy narrow fibre-like constructions. this can be the definitive textbook for college kids.

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The Astronaut Wives Club: A True Story by Lily Koppel

By Lily Koppel

As America's Mercury Seven astronauts have been introduced on death-defying missions, tv cameras concerned with the courageous smiles in their younger better halves. in a single day, those ladies have been remodeled from army spouses into American royalty. they'd tea with Jackie Kennedy, seemed at the conceal of lifestyles journal, and speedy grew into model icons.

Annie Glenn, together with her picture-perfect marriage, used to be the envy of the opposite better halves; JFK made it transparent that platinum-blonde Rene wood worker used to be his favourite; and authorized pilot Trudy Cooper arrived with a mystery that had to remain hidden from NASA. including the opposite better halves they shaped the Astronaut better halves membership, supplying each other with help and friendship, espresso and cocktails.

As their star rose--and as divorce and tragic demise started to contact their lives--they persisted to rally jointly, and forming bonds that will face up to the try of time, they usually have stayed neighbors for over part a century. THE ASTRONAUT other halves membership tells the true tale of the ladies who stood beside many of the largest heroes in American heritage.

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My Last Sigh: The Autobiography of Luis Buñuel by Luis Buñuel

By Luis Buñuel

A provocative memoir from Luis Buñuel, the Academy Award profitable writer of a few of contemporary cinema's most crucial motion pictures, from Un Chien Andalou to The Discreet allure of the Bourgeoisie.

Luis Buñuel’s movies have the ability to surprise, encourage, and reinvent our global. Now, in a memoir that incorporates all of the surrealism and subversion of his cinema, Buñuel turns his creative gaze inward. In quick and beneficiant prose, Buñuel strains the astounding contours of his lifestyles, from the nice Friday drumbeats of his adolescence to the desires that encouraged his most famed motion pictures to his turbulent friendships with Federico García Lorca and Salvador Dalí. His own narratives additionally surround the urgent political problems with his time, lots of which nonetheless hang-out us today—the specter of fascism, the tradition wars, the nuclear bomb. jam-packed with movie trivialities, framed by way of Buñuel’s mind and wit, this can be crucial examining for enthusiasts of cinema and for an individual who has ever desired to see the area via a surrealist’s eyes.

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The New Foundations of Evolution: On the Tree of Life by Jan Sapp

By Jan Sapp

This can be the tale of a profound revolution within the method biologists discover life's historical past, comprehend its evolutionary tactics, and show its variety. it's approximately life's smallest entities, inner most variety, and maximum mobile biomass: the microbiosphere. Jan Sapp introduces us to a brand new box of evolutionary biology and a brand new model of molecular evolutionists who descend to the principles of evolution on the earth to discover the origins of the genetic process and the first existence kinds from which all others have emerged. In so doing, he examines-from Lamarck to the present-the technique of pursuing the evolution of complexity, and of depicting the best modifications between organisms.

The New Foundations of Evolution takes us right into a international that classical evolutionists might by no means have imagined: a deep phylogeny in accordance with 3 domain names of lifestyles and a number of kingdoms, and created via mechanisms very in contrast to these thought of via Darwin and his fans. Evolution by way of leaps turns out to happen usually within the microbial global the place molecular evolutionists have proven the inheritance of bought genes and genomes are significant modes of evolutionary innovation.

Revisiting the historical past of microbiology for the 1st time from the viewpoint of evolutionary biology, Sapp indicates why classical Darwinian conceptions centering on questions of the beginning of species have been solid with out a microbial beginning, why classical microbiologists thought of it very unlikely to understand the process evolution, and classical molecular biologists thought of the evolution of the molecular genetic procedure to be past figuring out. In telling this stirring tale of clinical iconoclasm, this publication elucidates how the hot evolutionary biology arose, what tools and assumptions underpin it, and the fiery controversies that proceed to form biologists' knowing of the principles of evolution today.

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White Line Fever: The Autobiography by Lemmy Kilmister, Janiss Garza

By Lemmy Kilmister, Janiss Garza

Publish yr note: First released in 2002 by way of Citadel

One of music's such a lot infamous frontmen leads a headbanging, voyeuristic odyssey into intercourse, medications, and rock 'n' roll that opponents Motley Crue's The dust and Aerosmith's stroll this fashion. He made Keith Richards seem like a choirboy and Mick Jagger seem like a nun. and because the head of the mythical band Motorhead, he ploughed his means via such a lot of medications, such a lot of girls, and lots alcohol, that he gave a complete new intending to the time period Debauchery. And he replaced the face of track, conquering the rock global with such songs as "Ace of Spades," "Bomber," and "Overkill" and inventing a complete new kind of music--speed steel. on the age of fifty seven, Lemmy Kilmister is still a rock icon, either for his enormous expertise and his hedonistic way of life.

In White Line Fever, he recounts his fabulous, pleasure-filled, and death-defying trip via track historical past. Born on Christmas Eve, 1945, in Wales, to a vicar and a librarian, Ian Fraser Kilmister discovered early, he as he forthrightly places it, "what a tremendous pussy magnet guitars were." on the start of rock 'n' roll, Lemmy idolized Elvis and blood brother Holly and shortly joined a band of his personal. He may finally head to London, the place he grew to become a roadie for Jimi Hendrix, performed in Opal Butterfly, and joined house rockers Hawkwind's lineup in 1971. 4 years later, speedfreak Lemmy was once fired from the band for doing the incorrect medicines. Vowing to shape the "dirtiest rock 'n' roll band within the world," he shaped Motorhead, arguably the heaviest and loudest heavy steel band to ever take the level.

During their twenty-seven-year heritage, Motorhead may move directly to unencumber twenty-one albums, together with the number 1 checklist No Sleep 'Til Hammersmith and might earn a Grammynomination. Lemmy may additionally cheat dying on multiple get together, so much notoriously in 1980, whilst his health professional advised him, "I can't offer you a blood transfusion simply because general blood will kill you...and your blood may kill one other person, simply because you're so toxic." yet via greater than twenty years of infamous extra, Lemmy has lived to inform the warts-and-all story of a lifestyles lived over the sting.

White Line Fever, a journey of overindulgence, steel, and the hunt for musical integrity, bargains a occasionally hilarious, frequently outrageous, and regularly unbridled journey with the chief of the loudest rock band on this planet.

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Education of a Felon: A Memoir by Edward Bunker

By Edward Bunker

In Education of a Felon, the reigning champion of legal novelists ultimately tells his personal tale. The son of an alcoholic stagehand father and a Busby Berkeley refrain woman, Bunker was--at seventeen--the youngest inmate ever in San Quentin. His hard-won reviews on L.A.'s meanest streets and out and in of felony gave him the fabric to put in writing many of the grittiest and so much affecting novels of our time.
From smoking a joint within the fuel chamber to leaving fingerprints on a knife hooked up to a serial kiler, from Hollywood's steamy undersde to swimming within the Neptune pool at San Simeon, Bunker supplies a memoir as colourful as any of his novels and as compelling because the existence he's lead.

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