Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad cover
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A New York Times bestseller that brings to life one of the bloodiest battles of World War II—and the beginning of the end of the Third Reich.

On August 5, 1942, giant pillars of dust rose over the Russian steppe, marking the advance of the 6th Army, an elite German combat unit dispatched by Hitler to capture the industrial city of Stalingrad and press on to the oil fields of Azerbaijan. The Germans were supremely confident; in three years, they had not suffered a single defeat.The Luftwaffe had already bombed the city into ruins. German soldiers hoped to complete their mission and be home in time for Christmas.
The siege of Stalingrad lasted five months, one week, and three days. Nearly two million men and women died, and the 6th Army was completely destroyed. Considered by many historians to be the turning point of World War II in Europe, the Soviet Army’s victory foreshadowed Hitler’s downfall and the rise of a communist superpower.

Bestselling author William Craig spent five years researching this epic clash of military titans, traveling to three continents in order to review documents and interview hundreds of su...
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Accelerated Learning: How To Learn Any Skill Or Subject, Double Your Reading Speed And Develop Laser Sharp Memory - INSTANTLY -  OUT-THINK ANYONE cover
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Do you find learning difficult? Do you struggle with poor memory, distractions, and interruptions, consumed by procrastination and wandering mind? Do you ever wish you could get really good at something quickly, smoothly and effortlessly?

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Cracking the AP English Literature & Composition Exam, 2017 Edition: Proven Techniques to Help You Score a 5 (College Test Preparation) cover
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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP English Literature Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding 2 full-length practice tests, thorough content reviews, access to our AP Connect online portal, and targeted strategies for every section of the exam.

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AP® U.S. History Crash Course, 4th Ed.,  Book + Online (Advanced Placement (AP) Crash Course) cover
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Publisher’s Note: For updates to the first printing of the 4th edition of REA’s Crash Course® for AP® United States History, please visit www.rea.com/apush2018update

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REA’s all-new 4th edition addresses all the latest test revisions taking effect through 2018. The book covers the full range of AP® history reasoning skills (formerly desc...
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Lost at School: Why Our Kids with Behavioral Challenges are Falling Through the Cracks and How We Can Help Them cover
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From the renowned authority on education and parenting an in depth approach to aid parents and teachers to work together with behaviorally challenging students Publishers Weekly now revised and updated School discipline is broken Too often the kids who need our help the most are viewed as disrespectful out of control and beyond help and are often the recipients of our most ineffective most punitive interventions These students and their parents teachers and administrators are frustrated and desperate for answers Dr Ross W Greene author of the acclaimed book The Explosive Child offers educators and parents a different framework for understanding challenging behavior Dr Greene s Collaborative Proactive Solutions CPS approach helps adults focus on the true factors contributing to challenging classroom behaviors empowering educators to address these factors and create helping relationships with their most at risk kids This revised and updated edition of Lost at School contains the latest refinements to Dr Greene s CPS model including enhanced methods for solving problems collaboratively improving communication and building relationships with kids Dr Greene s lively compelling ...
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For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood... and the Rest of Y'all Too: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education cover
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A New York Times Best Seller

Merging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education.

Drawing on his own experience of feeling undervalued and invisible in classrooms as a young man of color and merging his experiences with more than a decade of teaching and researching in urban America, award-winning educator Christopher Emdin offers a new lens on an approach to teaching and learning in urban schools. For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood...and the Rest of Y’all Too is the much-needed antidote to traditional top-down pedagogy and promises to radically reframe the landscape of urban education for the better.

He begins by taking to task the perception of urban youth of color as unteachable, and he challenges educators to embrace and respect each student’s culture and to reimagine the classroom as a site where roles are reversed and students become the experts in their own learning.

Putting forth his theory of Reality Pedagogy, Emdin provides practical tools to unleash the brilliance and eagerness of youth and educator...
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Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race cover
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For twenty-five years, Debby Irving sensed inexplicable racial tensions in her personal and professional relationships. As a colleague and neighbor, she worried about offending people she dearly wanted to befriend. As an arts administrator, she didn't understand why her diversity efforts lacked traction. As a teacher, she found her best efforts to reach out to students and families of color left her wondering what she was missing. Then, in 2009, one "aha!" moment launched an adventure of discovery and insight that drastically shifted her worldview and upended her life plan. In Waking Up White, Irving tells her often cringe-worthy story with such openness that readers will turn every page rooting for her-and ultimately for all of us....
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Summary of Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as Told by Christian (Fifty Shades of Grey Series) by E L James - One Sitting Reads - Read the Whole Book In 5 Minutes With (Bonus Story) cover
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