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1 New York Times Bestseller2014 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTIn her first memoir Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through four-color cartoons family photos and documents and a narrative as rife with laughs as it is with tears Chast s memoir is both comfort and comic relief for anyone experiencing the life-altering loss of elderly parents When it came to her elderly mother and father Roz held to the practices of denial avoidance and distraction But when Elizabeth Chast climbed a ladder to locate an old souvenir from the crazy closet with predictable results the tools that had served Roz well through her parents seventies eighties and into their early nineties could no longer be deployed While the particulars are Chast-ian in their idiosyncrasies an anxious father who had relied heavily on his wife for stability as he slipped into dementia and a former assistant principal mother whose overbearing personality had sidelined Roz for decades the themes are universal adult children accepting a parental role aging and unstable parents leaving a family home for an institution dealing with uncomfortable physical intimacies managing logistics and hiring... strangers to provide the most personal care An amazing portrait of two lives at their end and an only child coping as best she can Can t We Talk about Something More Pleasant will show the full range of Roz Chast s talent as cartoonist and storyteller more
Based on the blog with more than four million loyal fans a beautiful heartfelt funny and inspiring collection of photographs and stories capturing the spirit of a cityNow an instant 1 New York Times bestseller Humans of New York began in the summer of 2010 when photographer Brandon Stanton set out to create a photographic census of New York City Armed with his camera he began crisscrossing the city covering thousands of miles on foot all in an attempt to capture New Yorkers and their stories The result of these efforts was a vibrant blog he called Humans of New York in which his photos were featured alongside quotes and anecdotes The blog has steadily grown now boasting millions of devoted followers Humans of New York is the book inspired by the blog With four hundred color photos including exclusive portraits and all-new stories Humans of New York is a stunning collection of images that showcases the outsized personalities of New York Surprising and moving printed in a beautiful full-color hardbound edition Humans of New York is a celebration of individuality and a tribute to the spirit of the city With 400 full-color photos and a distinctive vellum jacket
Why use this coloring book For more than 35 years The Anatomy Coloring Book has been the 1 best-selling human anatomy coloring book A useful tool for anyone with an interest in learning anatomical structures this concisely written text features precise extraordinary hand-drawn figures that were crafted especially for easy coloring and interactive study Organized according to body systems each of the 162 two-page spreads featured in this book includes an ingenious color-key system where anatomical terminology is linked to detailed illustrations of the structures of the body When you color to learn with The Anatomy Coloring Book you make visual associations with key terminology and assimilate information while engaging in kinesthetic learning Studying anatomy is made easy and fun The Fourth Edition features user-friendly two-page spreads with enlarged art clearer more concise text descriptions and new boldface headings that make this classic coloring book accessible to a wider range of learners TABLE OF CONTENTS PREFACE ACKNOWLEDGMENTS INTRODUCTION TO COLORING ORIENTATION TO THE BODY 1 Anatomic Planes Sections 2 Terms of Position Direction 3 Systems of the Body 1 4 Systems of the Body 2 5 Cavities Linings CELLS TISSUES 6 The... Generalized Cell 7 Cell Division Mitosis 8 Tissues Epithelial 9 Tissues Fibrous Connective Tissues 10 Tissues Supporting Connective Tissues 11 Tissues Muscle 12 Tissues Skeletal Muscle Microstructure 13 Tissues Nervous 14 Integration of Tissues INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM 15 The Integument Epidermis 16 The Integument Dermis SKELETAL ARTICULAR SYSTEMS 17 Long Bone Structure 18 Endochondral Ossification 19 Axial Appendicular Skeleton 20 Classification of Joints 21 Terms of Movements 22 Bones of the Skull 1 23 Bones of the Skull 2 24 Temporomandibular Joint 25 Vertebral Column 26 Cervical Thoracic Vertebrae 27 Lumbar Sacral Coccygeal Vertebrae 28 Bony Thorax 29 Upper Limb Pectoral Girdle Humerus 30 Upper Limb Glenohumeral Shoulder Joint 31 Upper Limb Bones of the Forearm 32 Upper Limb Elbow Related Joints 33 Upper Limb Bones Joints of the Wrist Hand 34 Upper Limb Bones Joints in Review 35 Lower Limb Hip Bone Pelvic Girdle Pelvis 36 Lower Limb Male Female Pelves 37 Lower Limb Sacroiliac Hip Joints 38 Lower Limb Bones of the Thigh Leg 39 Lower Limb Knee Joint 40 Lower Limb Ankle Joint Bones of the Foot 41 Lower Limb Bones Joints in Review MUSCULAR SYSTEM 42 Introduction to Skeletal Muscle 43 Integration of Muscle Action 44 Head Muscles of Facial Expression 45 Head Muscles of Mastication 46 Neck Anterior Lateral Muscles 47 Torso Deep Muscles of the Back Posterior Neck 48 Torso Muscles of the Bony Thorax Posterior Abdominal Wall 49 Torso Muscles of the Anterior Abdominal Wall Inguinal Region 50 Torso Muscles of the Pelvis 51 Torso Muscles of the Perineum 52 Upper Limb Muscles of Scapular Stabilization 53 Upper Limb Muscles of the Musculotendinous Cuff 54 Upper Limb Movers of the Shoulder Joint 55 Upper Limb Movers of Elbow Radioulnar Joints 56 Upper Limb Movers of Wrist Hand Joints 57 Upper Limb Movers of Hand Joints Intrinsics 58 Upper Limb Review of Muscles 59 Lower Limb Muscles of the Gluteal Region 60 Lower Limb Muscles of the Posterior Thigh 61 Lower Limb Muscles of the Medial Thigh 62 Lower Limb Muscles of the Anterior Thigh 63 Lower Limb Muscles of the Anterior Lateral Leg 64 Lower Limb Muscles of the Posterior Leg 65 Lower Limb Muscles of the Foot Intrinsics 66 Lower Limb Review of Muscles 67 Functional Overview NERVOUS SYSTEM 68 Organization 69 Functional Classification of Neurons 70 Synapses Neurotransmitters 71 Neuromuscular Integration CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM 72 Development of the Central Nervous System CNS 73 Cerebral Hemispheres 74 Tracts Nuclei of Cerebral Hemispheres 75 Diencephalon 76 Brain Stem Cerebellum 77 Spinal Cord 78 Ascending Tracts Pathways 79 Descending Tracts CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM CAVITIES COVERINGS 80 Ventricles of the Brain 81 Meninges 82 Circulation of Cerebrospinal Fluid CSF PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM 83 Cranial Nerves 84 Spinal Nerves Nerve Roots 85 Spinal Reflexes 86 Distribution of Spinal Nerves 87 Brachial Plexus Nerves to the Upper Limb 88 Lumber Sacral Plexuses Nerves to the Lower Limb 89 Dermatomes 90 Sensory Receptors AUTONOMIC VISCERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM 91 ANS Sympathetic Division 1 92 ANS Sympathetic Division 2 93 ANS Parasympathetic Division SPECIAL SENSES 94 Visual System 1 95 Visual System 2 96 Visual System 3 97 Auditory Vestibular Systems 1 98 Auditory Vestibular Systems 2 99 Taste Smell CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM 100 Blood Blood Elements 101 Scheme of Blood Circulation 102 Blood Vessels 103 Mediastinum Walls Coverings of the Heart 104 Chambers of the Heart 105 Cardiac Conduction System the ECG 106 Coronary Arteries Cardiac Veins 107 Arteries of the Head Neck 108 Arteries of the Brain 109 Arteries Veins of the Upper Limb 110 Arteries of the Lower Limb 111 Aorta Branches Related Vessels 112 Arteries to Gastrointestinal Tract Related Organs 113 Arteries of the Pelvis Perineum 114 Review of Principal Arteries 115 Veins of the Head Neck 116 Caval Azygos Systems 117 Veins of the Lower Limb 118 Hepatic Portal System 119 Review of Principal Veins LYMPHATIC SYSTEM 120 Lymphatic Drainage Lymphocyte Circulation IMMUNE LYMPHOID SYSTEM 121 Introduction 122 Innate Adaptive Immunity 123 Thymus Red Marrow 124 Spleen 125 Lymph Node 126 Mucosal Associated Lymphoid Tissue M A L T RESPIRATORY SYSTEM 127 Overview 128 External Nose Nasal Septum Nasal Cavity 129 Paranasal Air Sinuses 130 Pharynx Larynx 131 Lobes Pleura of the Lungs 132 Lower Respiratory Tract 133 Mechanism of Respiration DIGESTIVE SYSTEM 134 Overview 135 Oral Cavity Relations 136 Anatomy of a Tooth 137 Pharynx Swallowing 138 Peritoneum 139 Esophagus and Stomach 140 Small Intestine 141 Large intestine 142 Liver 143 Biliary System Pancreas URINARY SYSTEM 144 Urinary Tract 145 Kidneys Related Retroperitoneal Structures 146 Kidney Ureter 147 The Nephron 148 Tubular Function Renal Circulation ENDOCRINE SYSTEM 149 Introduction 150 Pituitary Gland Hypothalamus 151 Pituitary Gland Target Organs 152 Thyroid Parathyroid Glands 153 Adrenal Suprarenal Glands 154 Pancreatic Islets REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM 155 Male Reproductive System 156 Testis 157 Male Urogenital Structures 158 Female Reproductive System 159 Ovary 160 Uterus Uterine Tubes Vagina 161 Menstrual Cycle 162 Breast Mammary Gland BIBLIOGRAPHY AND REFERENCES APPENDIX A ANSWER KEYS APPENDIX B INNERVATION OF SKELETAL MUSCLES GLOSSARY INDEX more
Living with Art s approach to art appreciation supports students acquisition of the essential skills of the course Mark Getlein s vivid narrative in concert with McGraw-Hill s powerful adaptive learning program LearnSmart within CONNECT Art helps students understand analyze and appreciate the ways art work communicates to us in our visual world In doing so Living with Art provides the foundation for a life-long appreciation of art as well as critical thinking skills that will benefit students far beyond the classroom into their chosen careers Students are invited to actively join in the discussion from Chapter 1 The narrative engages them in the stories of art while the integrated digital assessments in CONNECT Art challenge them to build a fluency in the core vocabulary of the course practice applying it in guided writing assignments and ultimately prepare for active class participation and success on critical analysis studio and museum assignments The result is greater engagement and greater course success
With down-to-earth charm humor and best-girlfriend tough love supermodel next door Molly Sims shares her hard-earned beauty fashion fitness and health secrets in this fully illustrated four-color guide Molly Sims wasn t born looking the way she does on television and in print Like all of us she s had bad hair days weight issues skin problems career setbacks and fashion disasters The secret to her seemingly perfect supermodel look and confidence She works hard to look good and she s tried everything In this fun and practical guide Molly interweaves stories from her life with her own tried-and-true tips as well as advice from the best in the business of beauty health fitness and fashion The ultimate guinea pig when it comes to looking good and feeling good she s learned what works and what doesn t and is prepared to share it all with women everywhere Not afraid to dish on herself Molly breaks down her personal weight loss strategies anti-aging secrets style advice and so much more Filled with insider secrets easy to follow hair and makeup tutorials on-the-go workouts healthy recipes and look good feel good advice it truly is a Hollywood tell-all The Everyday Supermodel is guaranteed to transform the everyday woman into the very... best version of herself more
We form art Art forms us The title of this book has a dual meaning As humans form works of art we are in turn formed by what we create The art world constantly evolves as today s artists interpret challenge and ultimately create the world around them The 11th edition of Prebles Artforms reflects this dynamic environment it is one of the most exhaustive revisions in the book s history Three recent trends drive this edition changing pedagogical needs new scholarly research and recent creativity by artists around the world MyArtsLab is an integral part of the Prebles Artforms program Engaging activities and assessment provide a teaching and learning system that helps students experience and interact with art Key learning tools include ART 21 videos Studio Technique videos and our hallmark Closer Look tours of works of art Teaching and Learning Experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience for you and your students It Personalizes Learning with MyArtsLab The new MyArtsLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed and provides engaging experiences that personalize learning Provides Thematic Exploration Help students explore the reasons for creating art the motivation for individual artists... and how art impacts its audience Emphasizes Critical Thinking Chapter opening-Thinking Ahead questions encourage students to focus and think critically about the issues to come Focuses on Art Today More than 175 new images reflect the author s view that contemporary art provides the best path to art appreciation because of its currency and global nature Note You are purchasing a standalone product MyArtsLab does not come packaged with this content If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyArtsLab search for ISBN-10 020598112 ISBN-13 9780205968114 This package includes ISBN-10 0205206565 ISBN-13 9780205206568 NEW MyArtsLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card and ISBN-10 0205968112 ISBN-13 9780205968114 Prebles Artforms ALERT Before you purchase check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN Several versions of Pearson s MyLab Mastering products exist for each title including customized versions for individual schools and registrations are not transferable In addition you may need a CourseID provided by your instructor to register for and use Pearson s MyLab Mastering products Packages Access codes for Pearson s MyLab Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson check with the seller before completing your purchase Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code Check with the seller prior to purchase more
A flexible format inclusive approach and comprehensive illustration program fit the many ways instructors teach Introduction to the Visual Arts From Thames Hudson the world s leading art publisher Gateways to Art facilitates instructor choice and offers unprecedented pedagogical support for students Short chapters can be read in any order with new vocabulary defined on the page as it occurs Eight Gateways to Art images from around the world and all eras support the common course goal of learning to interpret art in multiple ways and help students build on what they already know The text is balanced and global with over 1 000 illustrations from around the world and from everyday life 800 full-color illustrations
Captivating black-and-white photographs of the world s most majestic ancient trees Beth Moon s fourteen-year quest to photograph ancient trees has taken her across the United States Europe Asia the Middle East and Africa Some of her subjects grow in isolation on remote mountainsides private estates or nature preserves others maintain a proud though often precarious existence in the midst of civilization All however share a mysterious beauty perfected by age and the power to connect us to a sense of time and nature much greater than ourselves It is this beauty and this power that Moon captures in her remarkable photographs This handsome volume presents nearly seventy of Moon s finest tree portraits as full-page duotone plates The pictured trees include the tangled hollow-trunked yews some more than a thousand years old that grow in English churchyards the baobabs of Madagascar called upside-down trees because of the curious disproportion of their giant trunks and modest branches and the fantastical dragon s-blood trees red-sapped and umbrella-shaped that grow only on the island of Socotra off the Horn of Africa Moon s narrative captions describe the natural and cultural history of each individual tree while Todd Forrest vice... president for horticulture and living collections at The New York Botanical Garden provides a concise introduction to the biology and preservation of ancient trees An essay by the critic Steven Brown defines Moon s unique place in a tradition of tree photography extending from William Henry Fox Talbot to Sally Mann and explores the challenges and potential of the tree as a subject for art more
Dark Horse Books and Nintendo team up to bring you The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia containing an unparalleled collection of historical information on The Legend of Zelda franchise This handsome hardcover contains never-before-seen concept art the full history of Hyrule the official chronology of the games and much more Starting with an insightful introduction by the legendary producer and video-game designer of Donkey Kong Mario and The Legend of Zelda Shigeru Miyamoto this book is crammed full of information about the storied history of Link s adventures from the creators themselves As a bonus The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia includes an exclusive comic by the foremost creator of The Legend of Zelda manga Akira Himekawa
This spectacular collector s edition includes a lavishly illustrated book on the making of the show scrolled maps plus an artist s portfolio featuring never-before-seen storyboards all housed in a handsome gold-stamped case The book reveals how the best-selling fantasy series was translated into a series that has captivated millions of viewers It includes hundreds of unpublished set photos production and costume designs plus family trees a dissection of the Dothraki language and histories of the realms Interviews with actors and crew members as well as a foreword by George R R Martin make this an exclusive window into the show The storyboards portfolio shows how comic book artist Will Simpson singlehandedly storyboarded seasons one and two and features deleted scenes and alternate scenes Storyboards are seldom made public so this collection is as rare as it is fascinating Completing the package are maps of Westeros and Esos Fans will recognize the maps from the HBO Go bonus material for Season 2 Printed on archival acid-free paper and ready for framing these maps bring the world of Game of Thrones to life Product Features An exquisite foil-stamped clamshell case Inside HBO s Game of Thrones Hardcover 192 pages fully illustrated... with padded case and foil stamping The Storyboards hardcover 192 pages fully illustrated with emboss and ribbon marker Two 11 x 22 inch scrolled color maps printed on archival acid-free paper more