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  1. Warriors, Queens, and Intellectuals: 36 Great Women before 1400 Sale

    Warriors, Queens, and Intellectuals: 36 Great Women before 1400

    Joyce E. Salisbury
    4.6 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (21)
    Save up to $330.00 Starting at $69.95 $429.95 $69.95$429.95
    In unearthing these stories in Warriors, Queens, and Intellectuals, we are not only able to rediscover the contributions of women— often lost to time and whose stories were written to fit prevailing prejudices—but we are also able to see our own history in new, more nuanced ways. Beyond battles and dates and the names of great men, there are other stories that can give us a richer understanding of the past and...
  2. Understanding Multivariable Calculus: Problems, Solutions, and Tips Sale

    Understanding Multivariable Calculus: Problems, Solutions, and Tips

    Bruce H. Edwards
    5 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
    Save up to $345.00 Starting at $54.95 $429.95 $54.95$429.95
    Whether calculating the volume of odd-shaped objects, predicting the outcome of a large number of trials in statistics, or even predicting the weather, we depend in myriad ways on calculus in three dimensions. Once we grasp the fundamentals of multivariable calculus, we see how these concepts unfold into new laws, entire new fields of physics, and new ways of approaching once-impossible problems. Understanding...
  3. Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy Sale

    Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy

    John Philip Colletta
    4.8 out of 5
    97% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (91)
    Save up to $180.00 Starting at $19.95 $229.95 $19.95$229.95
    Genealogy is a journey of self-discovery that can teach you as much about yourself as about those who came before you. But what holds many of us back from unearthing our family history is uncertainty about how to go about it. Which resources should you use—or trust? How do you make your way through tangles of public records? How do you bring facts together into a complete story you can share with others? With...
  4. Origins of Great Ancient Civilizations Sale

    Origins of Great Ancient Civilizations

    Kenneth W. Harl
    4.5 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (136)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $14.95 $229.95 $14.95$229.95
    Uncover deep mysteries about the ancient civilizations of the Near East—and their indelible impact on the history of the world—with Origins of Great Ancient Civilizations. This course is your introduction to the fascinating civilizations that often receive only a few lines of cursory discussion in the average textbook on Western civilization, including: the Hitties, the Assyrians, and the Sumerians. Along the...
  5. Advanced Investments

    Advanced Investments

    Steve L. Slezak
    3.5 out of 5
    57% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Investing can be a valuable part of achieving your hopes and dreams. Now, in these 24 lectures by Professor Steve L. Slezak, learn practical techniques for analyzing if a potential investment is a good deal, for measuring risk, for determining the relative advantages of active and passive investments, and much more. This course is essential for serious investors, students of finance, asset managers, and...
  6. Heroes and Legends: The Most Influential Characters of Literature

    Heroes and Legends: The Most Influential Characters of Literature

    Thomas A. Shippey
    4.5 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (67)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
  7. History of Ancient Egypt Sale

    History of Ancient Egypt

    Bob Brier
    4.7 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (275)
    Save up to $510.00 Starting at $59.95 $599.95 $59.95$599.95
    Ancient Egyptian civilization is so grand that our minds sometimes have difficulty adjusting to it. If you're awed by the Great Pyramid, amazed by the magnificent golden mask and other treasures of Tutankhamen, curious about how this longest-lived of all ancient cultures has influenced us, or just intrigued by the mysterious hows and whys of all things Egyptian, then you must own this comprehensive and entertaining...
  8. Fall and Rise of China Sale

    Fall and Rise of China

    Richard Baum
    4.8 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (125)
    Save up to $584.95 Starting at $15.00 $599.95 $15.00$599.95
    How did modern China become one of the most important global powers of the 21st century? Join China expert and Professor Richard Baum as he brings to life the human struggles, political upheavals, and spectacular speed of this nation's rebirth in The Fall and Rise of China. Offering multilevel insights into one of the most astounding real-life dramas of modern history, his 48 lectures weave together the diverse...
  9. Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization Sale

    Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization

    Scott P. Stevens
    4.7 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (56)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    Researchers have perfected mathematical techniques for predicting the best possible outcomes when faced with conflicting options. Now, all you need is a computer and spreadsheet program to harness the power of these methods for solving practical problems. Discover the endless ways in which applying quantitative methods helps problem solvers like you make better decisions in business, research, government, and...
  10. Thinking about Capitalism

    Thinking about Capitalism

    Jerry Z. Muller
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (113)
    Starting at $229.95 Starting at $229.95 $429.95 $229.95$429.95
    In an era of increasing globalization, capitalism plays a dramatic role in the world economy and your everyday life. Explore the wealth of perspectives on this pervasive economic force in Thinking about Capitalism, and gain fresh insights into capitalism's history, its proponents and opponents, and its startling impact on our world. Drawing on his exceptional ability to frame each thinker's concerns within its...
  11. Biology and Human Behavior: The Neurological Origins of Individuality, 2nd Edition Sale

    Biology and Human Behavior: The Neurological Origins of Individuality, 2nd Edition

    Robert Sapolsky
    4.9 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (124)
    Save up to $260.00 Starting at $29.95 $299.95 $29.95$299.95
    When are we responsible for our own actions, and when are we in the grip of biological forces beyond our control? This intriguing question is the scientific province of behavioral biology, a field that explores interactions among the brain, mind, body, and environment that have a surprising influence on how we behave and interact.
  12. Theories of Knowledge: How to Think about What You Know Sale

    Theories of Knowledge: How to Think about What You Know

    Joseph H. Shieber
    3.6 out of 5
    60% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (10)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $49.95 $299.95 $49.95$299.95
    Delve into the exciting world of knowledge, belief, and truth in Theories of Knowledge: How to Think about What You Know. Taught by acclaimed Professor Joseph H. Shieber of Lafayette College, these 24 mind-bending lectures take you from Plato to Hume to contemporary neurobiologists, and from wide-ranging social networks to the deepest recesses of your own brain.
  13. Foundations of Western Civilization Sale

    Foundations of Western Civilization

    Thomas F. X. Noble
    4.4 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (219)
    Save up to $470.00 Starting at $89.95 $599.95 $89.95$599.95
    You can discover the essential nature, evolution, and perceptions of Western civilization from its humble beginnings in the great river valleys of Iraq and Egypt to the dawn of the modern world. This broad, sweeping series helps you cover an enormous amount of historical material as you see how Western civilization evolved. Concentrating on the period 3000 B.C. to A.D. 1600, Professor Thomas F. X. Noble unfolds for...
  14. Nutrition Made Clear

    Nutrition Made Clear

    Roberta H. Anding
    4.4 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (242)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Replace nutritional misconceptions with hard science you can understand in Nutrition Made Clear. In 36 in-depth lectures taught by dietitian and Professor Roberta H. Anding, explore the fundamentals of good nutrition and learn how to practically apply them to your unique lifestyle. Designed to appeal to anyone at any age, this course is an invaluable source of medically backed, statistically proven information about...
  15. Churchill Sale

    Churchill

    J. Rufus Fears
    4.3 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (212)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $14.95 $229.95 $14.95$229.95
    Who exactly was Winston Churchill? How did he rally the British during World War II? And what legacy did he leave for Western civilization? In Churchill, get the answers to these and other powerful questions as you follow the life of this iconic politician. View Churchill as a resourceful soldier, military strategist, gifted orator, doting father, devoted public servant, and winner of the Nobel Prize for literature....
  16. Discrete Mathematics Sale

    Discrete Mathematics

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.7 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (55)
    Save up to $279.95 Starting at $20.00 $299.95 $20.00$299.95
    Discrete mathematics achieves fascinating results using relatively simple means, such as counting. Explore this modern mathematical realm in Discrete Mathematics, 24 mind-expanding lectures delivered by popular Teaching Company Professor Arthur T. Benjamin. Covering combinatorics, number theory, and graph theory, this intriguing course is an ideal point of entry for you to start thinking more mathematically. While...
  17. Chamber Music of Mozart Sale

    Chamber Music of Mozart

    Robert Greenberg
    4.8 out of 5
    74% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (51)
    Save up to $260.00 Starting at $19.95 $299.95 $19.95$299.95
    Professor Robert Greenberg of San Francisco Performances presents an outstanding opportunity to study and enjoy a variety of chamber works drawn primarily from Mozart’s golden years in Vienna, 1781–1791. The centerpiece of this 16-lecture course is the set of six Haydn string quartets that Mozart dedicated to his friend, the great Joseph Haydn.
  18. Startup Library: Painting with Watercolors

    Startup Library: Painting with Watercolors

    Kateri Ewing
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (58)
    Starting at $79.95 Starting at $79.95 $99.95 $79.95$99.95
    Color your world with watercolors! Join expert Kateri Ewing in this comprehensive beginner’s class as she helps you navigate all the basics. You’ll explore a range of tools and supplies, essential techniques, plus hands-on demonstrations and so much more.
  19. Understanding Nonverbal Communication

    Understanding Nonverbal Communication

    Mark G. Frank
    3.8 out of 5
    64% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (90)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Explore the history, evolution, and context of both the outright obvious and the sublimely subtle nuances of personal expression. This course will view the scope of nonverbal communication through the lens of science, led by Dr. Mark Frank, a renowned expert in this field, and will show you how understanding nonverbal communication helps you to better you understand people.
  20. New Testament

    New Testament

    Bart D. Ehrman
    3.9 out of 5
    66% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (281)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Whether you consider it a book of faith or a cultural artifact, the New Testament is among the most significant writings that the world has ever known. This course sheds the light of purely historical research on the New Testament—its form, the methods of its composition, its authors and their original audiences, and the larger historical context. Mindful of the limitations imposed by the available historical...