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By tackling the most central ideas in chemistry Why Chemical Reactions Happen provides the reader with all the tools and concepts needed to think like a chemist. The text takes a unified approach to the subject aiming to help the reader develop a real overview of chemical processes by avoiding the traditional divisions of physical inorganic and organic chemistry. To understand how chemical reactions happen we need to know about the bonding in molecules how molecules interact what determines whether an interaction is favourable or not and what the outcome will be. Answering these questions requires an understanding of topics from quantum mechanics through thermodynamics to curly arrows". In this book all of these topics are presented in a coherent and coordinated fashion showing how each leads to a deeper understanding of chemical reactions."
Snow-dusted or sun-kissed steppe and taiga, the Gobi Desert and the Great Wall - the Trans-Siberian routes unite landscapes and experiences into the journey of a lifetime. Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of the Trans-Siberian Railway, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice: inspirational images, 3D illustrations, the best of local knowledge and recommendations from our expert authors planning features and top itineraries to help you plan the perfect trip local secrets and hidden travel gems that will make your trip unique plus in-depth information on a range of routes including the Trans-Mongolian, the Trans-Manchurian, and the BAM (Baikal-Amur Mainline) Coverage includes: Planning chapters, Moscow, St Petersburg, Moscow to Yekaterinburg, Yekaterinburg to Krasnoyarsk, Lake Baikal: Krasnoyarsk to Ulan-Ude, Ulan-Ude to Vladivostok, Baikal-Amur Mainline (BAM), Trans-Mongolian...
Deserts are extreme places: barren, wild and lonely. Children will love exploring their most amazing aspects in this exciting geography book.
The international Number One bestseller Dean Koontz's most-loved character Odd Thomas is back. A gripping and powerful thriller - full of suspense mystery and horror. Evil never backs down so neither can he. Odd Thomas that unlikely hero once more stands between us and our worst fears. Odd never asked to communicate with the dead - they sought him out in the small desert town of Pico Mundo which he can never leave. He has already lost the love of his life; and now a childhood friend has disappeared and the worst is feared. But as Odd applies his unique talents to the task of finding his friend he discovers something far worse than a dead body. Evil personified has come to visit this desert community of souls both living and dead...
From the author of the New York Times bestselling PRETTY LITTLE LIARS comes a killer new series THE LYING GAME. Sutton Mercer had a life anyone would kill for - and someone did. But thanks to a view from the afterlife and Emma Paxton her long-lost twin sister Sutton has a chance to solve her own murder. Emma slips into Sutton's old life to piece together her disappearance. But can Emma keep up the charade long enough to discover what really happened to Sutton...or will she become the next victim? Let the lying games begin.
Modern December 2009 The innocent’s awakening… Set up against her will as a potential Arabian queen for the notorious Sheikh Karim, unworldly Eva has a plan to deter the desert King. She will convince him she’s a modern, sexually experienced woman – and definitely not marriage material. However, the next thing she knows, Eva’s still a virgin – but she’s also become a bride! And her new husband is having a startling effect on her… She finds herself increasingly impatient; could it be that she wants the renowned playboy prince to bed her?
Collins Key English Skills is a series of six books designed to boost your child's literacy skills as they progress from Years 1-6. * Ideal preparation for KS2 SATs and the new grammar punctuation and spelling test * Challenging activities to support more able children * Practice activities for less confident children
From the forts and palaces of maharajahs to dizzying festivals and tiger safaris at dawn, Rajasthan is the India of the imagination writ large. Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of Rajasthan, Delhi & Agra, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice: inspirational images, 3D illustrations, city walks and the best of local knowledge planning features and top itineraries to help you plan the perfect trip local secrets and hidden travel gems that will make your trip unique plus Rajasthan colour sections, the Taj Mahal in 3D, Rajasthani arts & crafts and women & solo travellers Coverage includes : Planning chapters, Delhi, Agra & the Taj Mahal, Rajasthan, Understand and Survival guide chapters.. By Paul Clammer , Abigail Blasi, Kevin Raub . 4th Edition Oct 2015. . 288 pages, 160 pp colour, 43 maps.
Rather disturbing opening scenes set the whole tone of this book for me. I found Tyler rather superficial with a one track mind to bed women. Later relevations with regard to his family life didn't really convince. Eleanor was nice, if unassuming but I would have liked to stand uo to her family more. This was a pleasant if not memorable M&B medical. Six out of ten" 25 February 2013 Review By Lucy Perkins
Natalie Hart has sworn off love and basketball. All sports, for that matter. Her pro athlete husband cheated on her—and she’s not sure she’ll ever be ready to give her heart again. Now single and working at a children’s charity, it’s not just event planning that has her putting in overtime. Local football celebrity Michael Jones is organizing a gala affair with Natalie. And the sexy jock has made it crystal clear he’d like to kick off with seduction. But can Natalie let down her guard and fall for another professional athlete? Michael Jones is used to women falling at his multi-million dollar, cleat-covered feet. But Natalie is giving him a run for his money. With the vulnerable beauty arousing his fiercest, protective instinct—and a desire neither has the power to resist--Michael is ready to let his playboy past go. If Natalie’s willing, together they can surrender to their future....
This pack contains six copies each of the following titles: PM Turquoise: At Sea (PM Non-fiction) Levels 18, 19 PM Turquoise: For Fun and Sport (PM Non-fiction) Levels 18, 19 PM Turquoise: In Emergencies (PM Non-fiction) Levels 18, 19 PM Turquoise: In the Air (PM Non-fiction) Levels 18, 19 PM Turquoise: On Rails (PM Non-fiction) Levels 18, 19 PM Turquoise: On the Road (PM Non-fiction) Levels 18, 19 Turquoise level titles develop children’s understanding of topics with clusters of books on related subjects. High-interest themes such as danger, courage, kindness, bullying and anger are introduced. For children who prefer to read non-fiction texts, the PM Plus Non-fiction titles offer carefully researched information thematically linked to key learning areas. The texts are supported with superb photography and realistic illustrations.
The most popular and trusted guide to the building regulations Building Regulations in Brief is updated regularly to reflect constant changes. Now in its seventh edition it has sold over 28 000 copies since its first publication in 2003. This new edition includes the latest on all the significant amendments to Building Regulations Planning Permission and the Approved Documents that occurred in October 2010 and includes changes to Parts F and L as well as Approved Documents A C and J. There are also changes reflecting the consolidation of the building regulations included. The no-nonsense approach has made it a firm favourite with all involved in the building industry including designers building surveyors and inspectors students and architects. A ready reference giving practical information it enables compliance in the simplest and most cost-effective manner possible. Building Regulations...
A brilliant new look for Roald Dahl’s cheeky classics. Give them pride of place on your shelf.
Fading southern belle Blanche Dubois depends on the kindness of strangers and is adrift in the modern world. When she arrives to stay with her sister Stella in a crowded boisterous corner of New Orleans her delusions of grandeur bring her into conflict with Stella's crude brutish husband Stanley. Eventually their violent collision course causes Blanche's fragile sense of identity to crumble threatening to destroy her sanity and her one chance of happiness.