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Unique Introductory Microbiology Text Scores Big with Reviewers

Last spring we conducted a review of our unique microbiology textbook, The Microbial Challenge: A Public Health Perspective, Third Edition by (the late) Robert Krasner and Teri Shors. The text is unique in that it covers the core microbiology concepts … Continue reading

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Review of Climatology, Third Edition: “it is the best text on the market for my course.”

In planning for a fourth edition of our comprehensive climatology text for the upper-level undergraduate or introductory-level graduate course, we conducted a revision survey with instructors who are currently or have very recently used the text in their course and … Continue reading

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Review: “Introduction to Homeland Security…is logical and easy to understand”

Great news – the recently published Introduction to Homeland Security: Policy, Organization, and Administration by Willard M. Oliver, Nancy E. Marion, and Joshua B. Hill was warmly reviewed by Professor Ostrowidzki of El Paso Community College. Professor Ostrowidzki said “Introduction … Continue reading

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Review: “[Counterterrorism] is an excellent reference for both graduate and undergraduate students…”

Security Management magazine recently published a review on Counterterrorism, authored by Marie-Helen Maras: “The author of Counterterrorism is eminently qualified to write a book on this important topic. She served seven years in counter-surveillance operations for Naval Intelligence, holds several … Continue reading

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"A First Course in Computational Physics" Receives Great Review in Computing in Science & Engineering Magazine

A First Course in Computational Physics, Second Edition, by Paul L. DeVries and Javier E. Hasbun, was recently reviewed in the IEEE Computer Society bi-monthly magazine, Computing in Science & Engineering. Reviewer Eric Ayars, an associate professor of physics at … Continue reading

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