- Collins Health and Social Care for Intermediate GNVQ
A specially revised edition for everyone starting an Intermediate Part One GNVQ Health and Social Care course in September 1999. Originally published in 1996 for GNVQ Intermediate, it has been tried and trusted by GNVQ students and teachers alike. The contents reflect the 1995 pilot specifications for Part One Intermediate GNVQ Health and Social Care. There is an additional section dealing specifically with work placement in a care setting. Contents: * Introduction * Unit 1 (Unit A) -- Promoting health and well-being * Unit 2 (Unit B) -- Influences on health and well-being * Unit 3 (Unit C) -- Health and social services * Work placement in a care setting * Glossary * Index * Answers
- The Complete Stories Volume I: v. 1
First published fifteen years ago, shortly after his death, inside this collection are some of the finest short stories of science fiction writing from one of the genre's greatest writers, Isaac Asimov. Isaac Asimov was the Grand Master of the Science Fiction Writers of America, the founder of robot ethics, and one of the world's most prolific authors of fiction and non-fiction. The Good Doctor's short fiction has been enjoyed by millions for more than half a century. Now the definitive Asimov collection is underway with Volume One of The Complete Stories. Many of these stories are classics of the genre, and the last, 'The Last Question', the absolute personal favourite of Asimov himself. Always entertaining and thought provoking, these stories display Asimov's mastery of the short story form. He remains supreme as the thinking person's science fiction writer.
- Carte routière : Africa (en anglais)
MAIN FEATURES Physical map with attractive layer colouring and including roads, railways, cities and towns. AREA OF COVERAGE All of the continent of Africa from the Mediterranean Sea to the Cape of Good Hope. INCLUDES Comprehensive place names index on reverse of the sheet. Continent FactFile on back of cover. WHO THE PRODUCT IS AIMED AT Armchair traveller and for general reference. OTHER PRODUCTS IN THE CONTINENTAL MAP SERIES Asia Europe North America South America World
- Out of the Silent Planet (Cosmic Trilogy)
The first novel in C.S. Lewis's classic sci-fi trilogy which tells the adventure of Dr Ransom who is kidnapped and transported to Mars In the first novel of C.S. Lewis's classic science fiction trilogy, Dr Ransom, a Cambridge academic, is abducted and taken on a spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra, which he knows as Mars. His captors are plotting to plunder the planet's treasures and plan to offer Ransom as a sacrifice to the creatures who live there. Ransom discovers he has come from the 'silent planet' - Earth - whose tragic story is known throughout the universe...
- Cool Names for Babies
The up-to-the-minute word on what's hot and what's not in baby names. Every new parent faces the dilemma of what to call their baby - should you stick to something traditional? Or come up with something unfamiliar? Since its first publication in 2004, Cool Names for Babies has become the last word in what names are cool and how to choose one for your child. This latest edition is packed with up-to-date info on today's most popular choices, as well as the most recent offerings from the celebrity name game. In addition, Cool Names for Babies suggests how you can use your imagination and source names from the past, from art, place names, literature, colours, nature,the music scene,and even video games! How about taking Gwyneth Paltrow's fruit name route, but opting for something a little more exotic, such as Papaya or Tamarillo? Or why not try revamping a more common name by adding an extra letter so that Amos becomes Ramos? Or, as Jordan soars in popularity, how about going for another river such as Amazon or Seine? More and more parents are looking for unusual and individual ideas, which are not catered for in traditional babies' names books, this is the title for them. It's fun; it's informative; and it's packed with inspiration. Chapters cover: * Mainstream names * Famous names * Old names * Creative names