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  1. The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    James S. Tanton
    4.6 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (60)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    World-renowned math educator Dr. James Tanton shows you how to think visually in mathematics, solving problems in arithmetic, algebra, geometry, probability, and other fields with the help of imaginative graphics that he designed. Also featured are his fun do-it-yourself projects using poker chips, marbles, strips of paper, and other props, designed to give you many eureka moments of mathematical insight.
  2. King Arthur: History and Legend

    King Arthur: History and Legend

    Dorsey Armstrong
    4.7 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (84)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    The saga of King Arthur and his court is the most enduringly popular mythic tradition of Western civilization. For over 1500 years, the Arthurian narrative has enthralled writers, artists, and a limitless audience spanning the Western world and beyond—and its appeal continues unabated in our time. Delve into the historical mystery behind the figure of Arthur, and discover the magnificent breadth of these epic...
  3. A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian Sale

    A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian

    David M. Meyer
    4.6 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (92)
    Save up to $180.00 Starting at $29.95 $229.95 $29.95$229.95
    The spectacular sights of the cosmos are now as easy to see as the stars above, with the 18 lavishly illustrated lectures of A Visual Guide to the Universe, produced in partnership with the Smithsonian. Orbit Saturn, search for water and life on Mars, and witness an armada of space telescopes uncovering the secrets of the cosmos. Embark on great voyages of discovery—you’ll find the view is truly out of this...
  4. Building a Better Vocabulary Sale

    Building a Better Vocabulary

    Kevin Flanigan
    4.6 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (159)
    Save up to $330.00 Starting at $69.95 $429.95 $69.95$429.95
    For anyone who has ever grasped for the perfect word, this course provides a research-based and enjoyable method for improving your vocabulary. Your professor understands the cognitive science behind language acquisition and is able to present each new word in a way that makes it immediately memorable. But more importantly, he teaches you these tips and strategies so you can apply them whenever you learn a new word.
  5. Foundations of Organic Chemistry Sale

    Foundations of Organic Chemistry

    Ron B. Davis Jr.
    4.6 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (97)
    Save up to $330.00 Starting at $69.95 $429.95 $69.95$429.95
    Every living thing on Earth uses carbon as a basic building block. Yet organic chemistry—the study of carbon-containing matter—is feared by many interested learners. Making this field relevant and graspable is the forte of Professor Davis. Combining years of classroom and lab experience, he’s crafted vibrantly illustrated lectures designed for everyone seeking to understand this challenging, fascinating...
  6. Latin 101: Learning a Classical Language

    Latin 101: Learning a Classical Language

    Hans-Friedrich Mueller
    4.7 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (131)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Latin lives! The language of Caesar, Cicero, Virgil, St. Jerome, and countless other great authors is alive and well in the modern world. Learning to read Latin is immensely rewarding, and it is a discipline that trains, enhances, and strengthens critical thinking. Embark on this unrivaled adventure with Latin 101: Learning a Classical Language, 36 lectures by Professor Hans-Friedrich Mueller of Union College...
  7. Influence: Mastering Life's Most Powerful Skill

    Influence: Mastering Life's Most Powerful Skill

    Kenneth G. Brown
    4 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (82)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Whether you realize it or not, you’re constantly surrounded by people and groups trying to influence the way you think, act, and feel. But you don’t have to let influence just happen to you. You can actively take charge of your decisions—and your life—by grasping the science behind how influence works and by strengthening your own skills at influence and persuasion. In Influence: Mastering Life’s...
  8. How to Read and Understand Shakespeare

    How to Read and Understand Shakespeare

    Marc C. Conner
    4.7 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (66)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Shakespeare enjoys near-universal agreement among scholars as well as the general public that his works are among the greatest of humanity's cultural expressions, and that we all should know and understand them. But, simply put, Shakespeare is difficult. His language and culture—those of Elizabethan England, 400 years ago—are greatly different from our own, and his poetry, thick with metaphorical imagery and...
  9. Turning Points in Modern History

    Turning Points in Modern History

    Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (58)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Turning Points in Modern History takes you on a far-reaching journey around the globe—from China to the Americas to New Zealand—to shed light on how two dozen of the top discoveries, inventions, political upheavals, and ideas since 1400 shaped the modern world. Taught by award-winning history professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, these 24 thought-provoking lectures...
  10. Strategic Thinking Skills

    Strategic Thinking Skills

    Stanley K. Ridgley
    4.3 out of 5
    74% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (79)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Strategic thinking is a powerful and invaluable skill, one that leads to greater chances of success in whatever professional and personal projects you're involved in. It involves setting goals, developing long-range plans, anticipating the unexpected, analyzing your environment, and even cooperating with your competitors. With Strategic Thinking Skills, you'll get a simple and comprehensive guide to the skills,...
  11. Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills

    Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills

    Steven Novella
    4 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (101)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Dr. Steven Novella of the Yale School of Medicine equips you with the knowledge and skills you need to become a savvier, sharper critical thinker in your professional and personal life. The 24 rewarding lectures of Your Deceptive Mind: A Scientific Guide to Critical Thinking Skills immerses you in the science of cognitive biases and thought processes. By learning how to think about thinking (a fascinating process...
  12. Turning Points in American History

    Turning Points in American History

    Edward T. O'Donnell
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (149)
    Starting at $289.95 Starting at $289.95 $599.95 $289.95$599.95
    Relive the most groundbreaking moments in the story of the United States of America with Turning Points in American History. These 48 lectures by masterful historian and Professor Edward T. O'Donnell offer a different perspective on the sweeping narrative of U.S. history. Spanning the arrival of the first English colonists to the chaos of the Civil War to the birth of the computer age and beyond, this course is a...
  13. Effective Communication Skills

    Effective Communication Skills

    Dalton Kehoe
    4.2 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (113)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Effective Communication Skills is your chance to learn more about how you communicate verbally, the common problems you can encounter in doing so, and how you can improve your own effectiveness—especially by overcoming the psychological and biological hard-wiring that often gets in the way of success. These 24 mind-opening lectures by Professor Dalton Kehoe, packed with the tools and strategies you need, are a...
  14. Analysis and Critique: How to Engage and Write about Anything

    Analysis and Critique: How to Engage and Write about Anything

    Dorsey Armstrong
    3.8 out of 5
    70% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (88)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Discover the concepts and methods for clear and strong writing in the 24 accessible and practical lectures of Analysis and Critique: How to Engage and Write about Anything. Delivered by Professor Dorsey Armstrong of Purdue University, this course immerses you in the elements of successful writing, from organizing your thoughts to making persuasive arguments to avoiding common grammatical errors. With its engaging...
  15. Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History

    Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History

    John R. Hale
    4.1 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (125)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Improve and enhance your public-speaking skills with time-tested techniques and strategies used by Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King Jr., and other great orators in The Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History. Delivered by frequent lecturer and distinguished historian Professor John R. Hale, these 12 engaging and accessible lectures offer you helpful insights into preparing for public...
  16. Art of Teaching: Best Practices from a Master Educator

    Art of Teaching: Best Practices from a Master Educator

    Patrick N. Allitt
    4.3 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (81)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Learn how to reach astounding new levels of success as a teacher with The Art of Teaching: Best Practices from a Master Educator. These 24 lectures, delivered by award-winning Professor Patrick N. Allitt, will help you develop and enhance your teaching style; provide you with invaluable methods, tools, and advice for handling all manner of teaching scenarios; and open your eyes to how other teachers—and their...
  17. Art of Reading

    Art of Reading

    Timothy Spurgin
    4.4 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (99)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Learn how to make your future reading experiences more enriching and enjoyable with these 24 insightful lectures. Designed to maximize your effectiveness as an artful reader, The Art of Reading brings together concepts, tools, and techniques rarely found together in a single package. Teaching with an engaging and conversational style, award-winning Professor Timothy Spurgin shows you how to approach even the most...
  18. Long 19th Century: European History from 1789 to 1917 Sale

    Long 19th Century: European History from 1789 to 1917

    Robert I. Weiner
    3.8 out of 5
    56% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (116)
    Save up to $375.00 Starting at $29.95 $429.95 $29.95$429.95
    Few periods of history are so captivatingly complex as Europe's 19th century, the often-broadly defined period from the French Revolution to World War I that formed the foundation of the modern world. These lectures enable you to take an enormous stride toward understanding this turbulent and important era and its effect on peasants, workers, the middle class, aristocrats, women, and minorities.
  19. History of the United States, 2nd Edition

    History of the United States, 2nd Edition

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    4.6 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (131)
    Starting at $649.95 Starting at $649.95 $869.95 $649.95$869.95
    This sweeping, 84-lecture series features three award-winning professors sharing their insights into this nation's past in their own areas of special interest, from European settlement and the Revolutionary War to the Civil War, 19th-century industrialization, world wars, and today's outlook. You will gain a lucid picture of the factors that enabled the United States to become the largest, wealthiest, and most...