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I Got Schooled: The Unlikely Story of How a Moonlighting Movie Maker Learned the Five Keys to Closing America's Education Gap

M. Night Shyamalan · Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

I Got Schooled offers a look at Americas educational achievement gap that could only have come from an outsider Famed director M Night Shyamalan has long had a serious interest in education The foundation he and his wife started once gave college scholarships to promising inner-city students...
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The Grants Register 2015: The Complete Guide to Postgraduate Funding Worldwide

Palgrave Macmillan · Palgrave Macmillan; Thirty-Third Edition, Revised edition
Format: Hardcover

The Grants Register 2015Thirty-third Edition The most authoritative and comprehensive guide available to postgraduate and professional funding worldwide International coverage of grants in 51 countries, both English and non-English speaking Almost 1,200 awarding bodies provide...
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The Grants Register 2013: The Complete Guide to Postgraduate Funding Worldwide

Gen Tanabe · Palgrave Macmillan; Thirty-First Edition, Revised Edition edition
Pages: 1176
Format: Hardcover

The most comprehensive guide on postgraduate grants and professional funding globally. For thirty-one years it has been the leading source for up-to-date information on the availability of, and eligibility for, postgraduate and professional awards. Each entry is verified by its awarding...
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Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It

DAN HAMPTON · William Morrow
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

The New York Times bestselling author of Viper Pilot chronicles another thrilling chapter in American aviation history: the race to break the sound barrier.

In the aftermath of World War II, the United States accelerated the development of technologies that would give it an advantage...

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IRAs, 401(k)s & Other Retirement Plans: Strategies for Taking Your Money Out

Twila Slesnick PhD · NOLO
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

Take cash out of your retirement plan while avoiding taxes and penalties If you have a retirement plan, IRAs, 401(k) s & Other Retirement Plans is your comprehensive guide on taking money out of it. Make sense of the complex tax rules governing when you can take money out of your...
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The Grants Register 2016: The Complete Guide to Postgraduate Funding Worldwide

Palgrave Macmillan · Palgrave Macmillan; Thirty-Fourth Edition, 34th edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The Grants Register 2016Thirty-fourth Edition The most authoritative and comprehensive guide available to postgraduate and professional funding worldwide International coverage of grants in 54 countries, both English and non-English speaking Over 1,100 awarding bodies provide information...
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Graduate Programs in the Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Agricultural Sciences, the Environment & Natural Resources 2015

Peterson's · Peterson's; 49 edition
Format: Hardcover

Graduate Programs in the Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Agricultural Sciences, the Environment & Natural Resources 2015 contains more than 3,000 graduate programs in the relevant disciplines-including agriculture and food sciences, astronomy and astrophysics, chemistry, physics, mathematics,...
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Star Crossed: The Story of Astronaut Lisa Nowak

Kimberly C. Moore · University Press of Florida
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

Star Crossed transports readers to the moment the news broke that one of America's heroes, an astronaut who had flown aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery just months before, had been arrested for a very bizarre crime. Lisa Nowak had driven 900 miles from Houston to Orlando to intercept...
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Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War

Mary Roach · W.W. Norton & Company
Pages: 285
Format: Print book

A New York Times / National Bestseller

"America's funniest science writer" (Washington Post) Mary Roach explores the science of keeping human beings intact, awake, sane, uninfected, and uninfested in the bizarre and extreme circumstances of war.

Grunt tackles...

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Graduate Programs in Engineering & Applied Sciences 2015

Peterson's · Peterson's; 49 edition
Format: Hardcover

Peterson's Graduate Programs in Engineering & Applied Sciences 2015 contains comprehensive profiles of more than 3,850 graduate programs in all relevant disciplines-including aerospace/aeronautical engineering, agricultural engineering & bioengineering, chemical engineering, civil and environmental...
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