This book summarizes the major advances and relevant applications of GC-MS techniques over the last 10 years, with chapters by leading authors in the field of environmental chemistry. The authors are drawn from academia, industry and government.
The book is organized in three main parts. Part I covers applications of basic GC-MS to solve environmental-related problems. Part II focuses on GC-MS-MS instrumentation for the analyses of a broad range of analysis in environmental samples (pesticides, persistent organic pollutants, endocrine disruptors, etc.). Part III covers the use of more advanced GC-MS techniques using low- and high-resolution mass spectrometry for many applications related to the environment, food and industry.Summarizes the major advances of GC-MS techniques in the last decadePresents relevant applications of GC-MS techniquesCovers academic, industrial and governmental sectors
Shopping for My Boyfriend by Earl Sewell
When Jeremy, Anna's longtime crush, asks her to be his girlfriend, it's a yuletide surprise she never saw coming. And in order to get him the perfect gift, she will have to do a total 180 from shy girl to outrageous reality-show contestant. But to discover what Jeremy truly desires for Christmas, Anna will have to get close and risk her heart….
My Only Wish by Caridad Ferrer
Claudia Abreu knew her family was doing more than hiding presents and heating up Cuban cider for her holiday homecoming. Just her luck—her childhood friend, who has been invited as her New Year's Eve party date, is athletic and popular…pretty much everything she's not. But David Levy hopes he finally has the chance to show Claudia that they really do have enough in common to make both of their dreams come true…together.
All I Want for Christmas Is You by Deidre Berry
Bree Calloway's holiday is off to one very un-merry start. First, her boyfriend, Lance, is keeping secrets. Second, getting the lead in The Nutcracker means facing off with a dance-diva-from-hell. And third, the chemistry between Bree and her know-it-all ballet partner, David, is sparking way too hot. Now Bree has one chance to straighten out this tangled tinsel—and make her Christmas truly bright.
Se ofrece así al lector un relato ameno, no sólo del reinado de Alfonso XII, sino de una época de indudable del interés histórico y humano, pero poco conocida, un tanto eclipsada por la breve y romántica vida de un Rey tan querido en su tiempo que le hizo acreedor de títulos tan singulares como los de Rey Castizo, Rey Romántico, Rey Pacificador, Iris de Paz, entre otros.
Relato rematado con un estudio psicológico de la personalidad de Alfonso XII y de las personas de su entorno, realizado por el Catedrático en Psiquiatría, Enrique Rojas, lo que le aporta un toque que nos hace más cercana la humanidad de este Rey.
Haute Date by Dona Sarkar
Ashmita Montague has fallen for the perfect prom dress—but it's way over her budget. How can she impress the school's star athlete while wearing her mom's hand-me-down Indian wedding dress? Then she gets creative and decides to revamp the dress with the help of her best friend Sebastian. A sudden unexpected chemistry takes Ash by surprise and makes her wonder if it's time to make some major alterations to her love life, too….
Save the Last Dance by Caridad Ferrer
Peyton Chaffee's wealthy parents won't believe she's serious about becoming a chef until she proves herself by working in the kitchen for a prestigious event…on prom night. They disapprove of her culinary ambitions and her boyfriend, Eddie. Is she ready to sacrifice one unforgettable night for a chance that could change her entire future?
Prom and Circumstance by Deidre Berry
Everyone knows that popular, pampered Aubrey Garrett is a shoo-in for prom queen. So, self-professed nerd Deanna Parker takes her own nomination as a joke. But with the entire school dividing into Team Aubrey or Team Deanna, competition is getting fierce fast, and there's more at stake for each girl than just a glittering crown.