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This version of Oscar Wilde's only published novel has been especially formatted for the latest e-­readers. The text first appeared as the lead story in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine on 20 June 1890, printed as the July 1890 issue of this magazine. The title of the book is often translated The Portrait of Dorian Gray, however This version remains true to the original. The novel tells of a young man named Dorian Gray, the subject of a painting by artist Basil Hallward. Basil is impressed by Dorian's beauty and becomes infatuated with him, believing his beauty is responsible for a new mode in his art. Dorian meets Lord Henry Wotton, a friend of Basil's, and becomes enthralled by Lord Henry's world view. Espousing a new hedonism, Lord Henry suggests the only things worth pursuing in life are beauty and fulfillment of the senses. Realizing that one day his beauty will fade, Dorian expresses his desire to sell his soul to ensure the portrait Basil has painted would age rather than . . .

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As Commander of the International Space Station, Chris Hadfield captivated the world with stunning photos and commentary from space. Now, in his first book, Chris offers readers extraordinary stories from his life as an astronaut, and shows how to make the impossible a reality.

Chris Hadfield decided to become an astronaut after watching the Apollo moon landing with his family on Stag Island, Ontario, when he was nine years old, and it was impossible for Canadians to be astronauts. In 2013, he served as Commander of the International Space Station orbiting the Earth during a five-­month mission. Fulfilling this lifelong dream required intense focus, natural ability and a singular commitment to "thinking like an astronaut.­" In An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth, Chris gives us a rare insider's perspective on just what that kind of thinking involves, and how earthbound humans can use it to achieve success and happiness in their lives.
Astronaut training...

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Get complete coverage of all the material included on CompTIA Network+ exam N10-­005 inside this comprehensive, up-­to-­date resource. Written by CompTIA certification and training expert Mike Meyers, this authoritative exam guide features learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice questions, and in-­depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the CompTIA Network+ exam with ease, this definitive volume also serves as an essential on-­the-­job reference.

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Assess your readiness for CompTIA Network+ Exam N10-­005—and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide walks you through each exam objective, providing "need to know" checklists, review questions, tips, and links to further study—all designed to help bolster your preparation.
Reinforce your exam prep with a Rapid Review of these objectives:
Network Concepts
Network Installation and Configuration
Network Media and Topologies
Network Management
Network Security
This book is an ideal complement to the in-­depth training of the Microsoft Press® Training Kit and other exam-­prep resources for CompTIA Network+ Exam N10-­005.

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Whether you’re sweating over a last-­minute speech or simply trying to sharpen your skills without investing a lot of time, provides expert tips you can immediately put to use. You’ll get a brief overview of fundamentals like: • Crafting your message • Preparing and rehearsing • Engaging your audience • Managing the Q&A Get up to speed on essential business skills. Whether you’re looking for a crash course or a brief refresher, you’ll find just what you need in HBR’s 20-­Minute Manager series. Advice you can quickly read and apply, from the most trusted source in business.

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Part of the Juniper Networks Technical Library

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Trust the Official Cert Guide series from VMware Press to help you learn, prepare, and practice for exam success. They are the only VMware-­authorized self-­study books and are built with the objective of providing assessment, review, and practice to help ensure you are fully prepared for your certification exam. Master VMware certification exam topics Assess your knowledge with chapter-­opening quizzes Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks Reinforce your learning with web-­based practice exams An excellent "fundamentals" book on vSphere   The Official VCA-­DCV Certification Guide presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. “Do I Know This Already?­” quizzes open each chapter and enable you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-­ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly.   The Official VCA-­DCV . . .

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is a book with a single purpose-­increasing your EQ. Here’s what people are saying about it: “ succinctly explains how to deal with emotions creatively and employ our intelligence in a beneficial way.­” “A fast read with compelling anecdotes and good context in which to understand and improve.­” “Gives abundant, practical findings and insights with emphasis on how to develop EQ.­” “This book can drastically change the way you think about success…read it twice.­” In today's fast-­paced world of competitive workplaces and turbulent economic conditions, each of us is searching for effective tools that can help us to manage, adapt, and strike out ahead of the pack. By now, emotional intelligence (EQ) needs little introduction-­it’s no secret that EQ is critical to your success. But knowing what EQ is and knowing how to use it to improve your life are two very different things. delivers a step-­by-­step program for increasing your EQ via four, core EQ skills that enable you to achieve your . . .

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Intimidated by corporate finance? The numbers (and the jargon) can feel overwhelming-­but you have to understand them to manage effectively. explains the fundamentals simply and quickly, introducing you to key terms and concepts such as: • How to navigate financial statements • How to weigh costs and benefits • What’s involved in budgeting and forecasting • How to gauge a company’s financial health Don’t have much time? Get up to speed fast on the most essential business skills with HBR’s 20-­Minute Manager series. Whether you need a crash course or a brief refresher, each book in the series is a concise, practical primer that will help you brush up on a key management topic. Advice you can quickly read and apply, for ambitious professionals and aspiring executives-­from the most trusted source in business. Also available as an ebook. Advice you can quickly read and apply, from the most trusted source in business.

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The CCNA® Voice certification expands your CCNA-­level skill set to prepare for a career in voice networking. This lab manual helps to prepare you for the Introducing Cisco Voice and Unified Communications Administration (ICOMM v8.­0) certification exam (640-­461). CCNA Voice Lab Manual gives you extensive hands-­on practice for developing an in-­depth understanding of voice networking principles, tools, skills, configurations, integration challenges, and troubleshooting techniques. Using this manual, you can practice a wide spectrum of tasks involving Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Unity Connection, Unified Communications Manager Express, and Unified Presence.    CCNA Voice Lab Manual addresses all exam topics and offers additional guidance for successfully implementing IP voice solutions in small-­to-­medium-­sized businesses.   CCNA Voice 640-­461 Official Exam Certification Guide, Second Edition ISBN-­13: 978-­1-­58720-­417-­3 ISBN-­10: 1-­58720-­417-­7   CCNA Voice Portable Command . . .

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