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Gideon Guthrie: A Monograph Written 1712 To 1730 by Gideon Guthrie, ISBN: 9781342451675
African Descendants in Colonial America by Lievin Kambamba Mboma, ISBN: 9780998971605
Kat & Mouse: a Crosscannon Roller Derby romance by Jacquelyn Heat, ISBN: 9781733940207
Carrying the Fire by Michael Collins, ISBN: 9781885283146

Carrying the Fire


by ( Dec, 1998 )

NASA astronaut Michael Collins was the first man to walk in space and also piloted the first manned craft to land on the moon.

A grammar of Afrikaans by Bruce C. Donaldson, ISBN: 9783110134261

Afrikaans has been one of the two official languages of the Republic of South Africa (the other, of course, being English) since 1925 when an act of parliament replaced Dutch with Afrikaans. It is the mother tongue of at least five million South Africans as well as some tens of thousands of Namibians (of whom about half the speakers are blacks or other people of color). This volume puts a useful descriptive grammar at the disposal of a world public, presenting a more complete description of the grammar that any to date for non-native speakers. It concentrates on the most common grammatical and phonological variants of Afrikaans and describes the language very much as it is spoken now, which means riddled with thousands of Anglicisms which either are no longer recognized as such or, if they are, are now considered an integral part of the language. It also gives considerable attention to where Afrikaans differs from English. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Essentials of Family Therapy by Michael P. Nichols, ISBN: 9780205496150

The Third Edition of "The Essentials of Family Therapy," now in a more affordable paperback format, examines the rich history, classic schools, and latest developments of family therapy while emphasizing a more practical clinical focus. Expanded treatment of ethical issues, more material on diversity issues, a new chapter on research, and a new section on in-home therapy, further arm therapists with practical knowledge.

Atonement by Ian McEwan, ISBN: 9780099429791



by ( Mar, 2002 )

"'Atonement', which Ian McEwan has called his "Jane Austen novel," is divided into three sections, reaching from the first chapter, set in 1935, to a startling coda in the early 2000s. In between is wartime Europe and a group of nurses tending to wounded soldiers; this section also describes the aftermath of the battle of Dunkirk, in which McEwan's father fought. (McEwan gives his father, who died just before ATONEMENT was published, a walk-on part.) The story revolves around a disastrous misunderstanding by a young teenage girl, which leads to a tragic series of events that culminate in a stunning surprise ending." - product description.

Snow White, Deadly Night (Under Suspicion Novel) by Mary Higgins Clark, ISBN: 9781508238188
Desktop Boxing: Knock Out Your Stress! by Press Running, ISBN: 9780762460809

Did you just get reamed out by your boss? Did Bob in accounting eat your sandwich out of the fridge again? Don't take your stress out on your coworkers,take it out on this mini punching bag! Desktop Boxing is the perfect desk accessory for inconspicuous yet effective stress relief, and everyone from 9-to-5ers to boxing fans will enjoy this fun distraction. The kit includes a mini desktop punching bag with suction cup base, two tiny boxing gloves for your pointer fingers, and a 32-page book with basic finger boxing moves and boxing trivia.

Taverna by Georgina Hayden, ISBN: 9780224101646



by ( May, 2018 )

Greek Cypriot food is a melting pot of delicious flavours- simple Mediterranean salads; classic ingredients like feta, a squeeze of lemon and fresh oregano; cinnamon-infused stews; orange-blossom scented pastries. TAVERNA, takes the best of traditional Cypriot cooking and makes it relevant to modern home cooks. From simple vegan fast-day dishes to feasts for the family, there is something delicious for every mood and moment. These delicious recipes relive sun-kissed Mediterranean holidays and simple taverna-style meals.

Discovering Biblical Equality by Ronald W. Pierce and Rebecca Merrill Groothuis (editors), ISBN: 9781844741076

Discovering Biblical Equality

Diffuse X-Ray Scattering and Models of Disorder (International Union of Crystallography Monographs on Crystallography) by Thomas Richard Welberry, ISBN: 9780198528586
The Portable Milton by John Milton, ISBN: 9780140150445

The Portable Milton


by ( Aug, 1976 )

The Portable Milton is an authoritative grand tour through the imagination of this prodigal genius. In the course of his forty-year career, John Milton evolved from a prodigy to a blind prophet, from a philosophical aesthete to a Puritan rebel, and from a poet who proclaimed the triumph of reason to one obsessed with the intractability of sin. Throughout these transformations, he conceived his work as a form of prayer, written in the service of the supreme being.

A New Gospel for WomenKatharine Bushnell and the Challenge of Christi... by Kristin Kobes Du Mez, ISBN: 9780190205645
The Earth and Its PeoplesA Global History by Richard Bulliet, ISBN: 9781337401470
The Fast 800 Recipe Book by Dr Clare Bailey, ISBN: 9781760850425

The highly anticipated companion to the No.1 bestseller The Fast 800 150 delicious new recipes to help you combine rapid weight loss and intermittent fasting for long term good health Foreword by Dr Michael Mosley This companion cookbook to the international bestseller The Fast 800 by Dr Michael Mosley is filled with delicious, easy, low carb recipes and essential weekly meal planners, all carefully formulated by Dr Clare Bailey and Justine Pattison to help you lose weight, improve mood and reduce blood pressure, inflammation and blood sugars. Studies show that 800 calories is the magic number when it comes to successful dieting. It’s high enough to be manageable, but low enough to speed weight loss and trigger a range of positive metabolic changes. In The Fast 800, Dr Michael Mosley brought together all the latest science, including Time Restricted Eating, to create an easy-to-follow programme, and this collection of all-new recipes, all photographed in full colour, will help you achieve all your goals. Every recipe is also calorie coded and noted with nutrition metrics to help you on your path to long term health.

Alchemy & Mysticism by Alexander Roob, ISBN: 9783836549363

Signs and wonders: A fantastic journey through the history of esoteric lore The Hermetic Museumtakes readers on a magical mystery tour spanning an arc from the medieval cosmogram and images of Christian mysticism, through the fascinating world of alchemy to the art of the Romantic era. The enigmatic hieroglyphs of cabalists, Rosicrucians, and freemasons are shown to be closely linked with the early scientific illustrations in the fields of medicine, chemistry, optics, and color theory. Even for those with no knowledge of the fascinating history of alchemy, this book is a delight to explore. Each richly illustrated chapter begins with an introduction and quotes from alchemists by specialist Alexander Roob. The roots of surrealism and many other more recent artistic movements can be found in this treasure trove. About the Series: Bibliotheca Universalis Compact cultural companions celebrating the eclectic TASCHEN universe at an unbeatable, democratic price!Since we started our work as cultural archaeologists in 1980, the name TASCHEN has become synonymous with accessible, open-minded publishing.Bibliotheca Universalisbrings together nearly 100 of our all-time favorite titles in a neat new format so you can curate your own affordable library of art, anthropology, and aphrodisia.Bookworm s delight never bore, always excite! "

Commodore 64: a visual Compendium by Bitmap Books, ISBN: 9780993012983
Daredevil by Brian Michael Bendis & Alex Maleev Ultimate Collection - Book 1 by Hachette Australia, ISBN: 9780785143888

Contains material originally published in 2001-2003 in single magazine form as Daredevil (2nd series) #16-19, 26-40.

Seydou Keita by KEITA SEYDOU, ISBN: 9783869303017

Seydou Keita


by ( Dec, 2011 )
Small World by Martin Parr, ISBN: 9781911306351

Small World


by ( Sep, 2018 )
Adrian Tarot Deck by Adrian B. Koehli, ISBN: 9783905219036
Complete Novels of Jane Austen CollectionBoxed Set by Jane Austen, ISBN: 9781840227482

Jane enjoyed social events, and her early letters tell of dances and parties; however, there is little solid evidence of any serious courtship with men, apart from a mutual flirtation with an Irishman Thomas Lefroy and an unsubstantiated story of a holiday romance with ?a young man', who supposedly told Jane, when parting at the end of the holiday, that he would seek her out again. However, they heard a little time later that he had died. In 1801 when Jane's father retired, the family moved to Bath, and then in 1806 to Southampton. Three years later, together with her sister and mother, she moved to Chawton, near Alton and Winchester, where her brother Edward provided a small house on one of his estates. She remained there for the rest of her life until she died on Friday 18th July 1817 aged 41. It was not known what caused her death, but it seems likely that it was Addison's disease. Her literary career began at the age of fifteen, when she started work on her Juvenilia, which were written between 1787 and 1793, they are collected in three volumes and were originally written for the amusement of her family. Earlier versions of her novels were all begun and worked on from 1795 to 1799. Sense and Sensibility was finally published in 1811, Pride and Prejudice in 1813, Mansfield Park in 1814, Emma in 1816. Northanger Abbey and Persuasion were both published posthumously in 1818. In her works she generally portrayed small groups of people in a limited environment, and moulding the trivial incidents of their lives into a comedy of manners. Most of her characters are middle-class in constant pursuit of courtship and marriage. Boxed Set includes: ? Sense and Sensibility ? Pride and Prejudice ? Mansfield Park ? Persuasion ? Northanger Abbey ? Lady Susan and Other Works

The Origins of Fascist Ideology 1918-1925 by Emilio Gentile, ISBN: 9781929631186
Big Book of the Human Body (With Foils and Flaps, Pop-ups and Pull-outs, Things to Touch and Things to Turn, Includes 3D Glasses) by Unknown, ISBN: 9780760771204

Big Book of the Human Body (With Foils and Flaps, Pop-ups and Pull-outs, Things to Touch and Things to Turn, Includes 3D Glasses)

Stars Beneath Our Feet by David Barclay Moore, ISBN: 9781524701246
Falling Up Special Edition by Shel Silverstein, ISBN: 9780062321336

Falling Up Special Edition

With 12 New Poems


by ( Jan, 2015 )

From New York Times bestselling author Shel Silverstein, the creator of the classics Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, and Every Thing On It, comes a wondrous book of poems and drawings.

This special edition contains 12 never-before-published poems. Filled with unforgettable characters like Screamin’ Millie; Allison Beals and her twenty-five eels; Danny O'Dare, the dancin' bear; the Human Balloon; and Headphone Harold, this collection by the celebrated Shel Silverstein will charm young readers and make them want to trip on their shoelaces and fall up too!

So come, wander through the Nose Garden, ride the Little Hoarse, eat in the Strange Restaurant, and let the magic of Shel Silverstein open your eyes and tickle your mind.

And don't miss Runny Babbit Returns, the new book from Shel Silverstein!

No More MR Nice Guy by Robert A. Glover, ISBN: 9780762415335

Debunks the "nice guy syndrome," the need to please others at one's own expense with the hope of receiving happiness, love, and fulfillment, and offers advice for how to rediscover oneself, revive one's sex life, and build better relationships with others.

Interiors : A Black Woman's Healing in Progress by Iyanla Vanzant, ISBN: 9780863163210
Arisal of the Clear: Simple Guide to Healthy Eating According to Traditional Chinese Medicine by Bob Flaws, ISBN: 9780936185279

Recently, the traditional Chinese diet has been proven scientifically to be healthier than the modern Western diet. This book explains the theory behind the traditional Chinese diet and how to apply two thousand plus years of Eastern dietary wisdom to our modern Western eating habits. Learn what Chinese medicine has to say about: raw vs. cooked foods, food & phlegm production, sugar & dairy products, candidiasis, food allergies, cholesterol, and more.

Sigurd Lewerentz, Architect by Janne Ahlin, ISBN: 9783906027487

Sigurd Lewerentz (1885–1975) was educated as a mechanical engineer at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, but it was an architectural apprenticeship in Munich that set him on his career path—a path that led him to be revered as one of Sweden’s most eminent architects. Sigurd Lewerentz, Architect is a high-quality reprint of the first monograph ever written on Lewerentz and his work. Originally published in 1985 in Swedish, this legendary book tells the story of his life and presents his entire body of work through a combination of texts, photographs, drawings, and plans. This edition sets Lewerentz in a contemporary context through a concluding essay on his work and legacy by the German-Chinese architect, critic, and professor Wilfried Wang.

The Journey Home by Alison Lester, ISBN: 9780734411044

The Journey Home


by ( Jun, 2009 )

One day Wild and Woolly dug such a big hole in their sandpit, that when they fell into it, they came out at the North Pole. Immediately they set out on the journey home... visiting the houses of the most interesting characters along the way.

The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall, ISBN: 9780375831430

The Penderwicks


by ( Jun, 2005 )

While vacationing with their widowed father in the Berkshire Mountains, four young sisters, ages four through twelve, share adventures with a local boy, much to the dismay of his snobbish mother.

Caldo Largo by Earl Thompson, ISBN: 9780881847710

Caldo Largo

Mass Market Paperback

by ( Oct, 1991 )

Jacket Description/Back: Everyone wants a pice of Johnny Hand. But he will risk almost anything to remain independent. So when they come to him with a proposition to smuggle guns into Castro's Cuba...

Van Til's Apologetic by Greg L. Bahnsen, ISBN: 9780875520988
Nineteen Eighty - Four by George Orwell, ISBN: 9788172345143

First published in 1949, George Orwell's 1984 has lost none of its impact and vision with which it first hit readers.

Bear Says Thanks by Karma Wilson, ISBN: 9781416958567

Bear Says Thanks


by ( Sep, 2012 )

What better way for Bear to say thanks, than to have a big dinner with all his friends! Bear has come up with the perfect way to say thanks—a nice big dinner! When Bear decides to throw a feast, his friends show up one by one with different platters of delicious food to share. There’s just one problem: Bear’s cupboards are bare! What is he to do? Karma Wilson’s playful text and Jane Chapman’s charming illustrations bring to life this celebration of family and friendship. Young readers will delight in discovering the special gift Bear has to share.

The Courage To Be Disliked: How to free yourself, change your life and achieve real happiness by Ichiro Kishimi, ISBN: 9781760630737
Diffuse X-ray Scattering and Models of Disorder by Thomas Richard Welberry, ISBN: 9780199583812
Apocalypse 2027: Antichrist Unmasked: Scriptural Case for the Global Antichrist by Peter Jensen, ISBN: 9781732223219
A Passion for Needlework - Factoria VII by Inspirations Studio, ISBN: 9780648287315
Genuflect by Tracy R Twyman, ISBN: 9781521491447



by ( Jun, 2017 )
Auggie & MeThree Wonder Stories by R. J. Palacio, ISBN: 9781101934852

Over 2 million people have read the #1 New York Times bestseller Wonder and have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman, an ordinary boy with an extraordinary face. Readers have also been treated to three stories offering a special look at Auggie's world through new points of view. Previously only available in ebook, now they'll be published all together in a gorgeous hardcover package! These stories are an extra peek at Auggie before he started at Beecher Prep and during his first year there. Readers get to see him through the eyes of Julian, the bully; Christopher, Auggie's oldest friend; and Charlotte, Auggie's new friend at school. Together, these three stories are a treasure for readers who don't want to leave Auggie behind when they finish Wonder.

Out of Our Minds: A History of What We Think and How We Think It by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto, ISBN: 9781786075819

To imagine to see that which is not there is the startling ability that has fuelled human development and innovation through the centuries. As a species we stand alone in our remarkable capacity to refashion the world after the pictures in our minds. Traversing the realms of science, politics, religion, culture, philosophy and history, Felipe Fern indez-Armesto reveals the thrilling and disquieting tales of our imaginative leaps from the first Homo sapiens to the pioneers of the digital age. Through ground-breaking insights in cognitive science, he explores how and why we have ideas in the first place, providing a tantalising glimpse into who we are and what we might yet accomplish. A magisterial paean to the human imagination from a wonderfully elegant thinker, Out of Our Minds is a unique history of our species that is sure to linger long in the -

Pyrofighters 1 by Atsushi Ohkubo, ISBN: 9781632363305

Pyrofighters 1


by ( Nov, 2016 )

"The city of Tokyo is in the grip of a reign of terror! Possessed by demons, people have begun to burst into flame, leading to the establishment of a special firefighting team: the Pyrofighters, ready to roll on a moment's notice to fight spontaneous combustion anywhere it might break out. But the team is about to get a very unique addition: Shinra, a boy who possesses the unique power to run at the speed of a rocket, leaving behind the famous odevil's footprintso (and destroying his shoes in the process). Can the Pyrofighters discover the source of this strange phenomenon and put a stop to it? Or will the city burn to ashes first? Series Overview: In the year 198 of the Age of the Sun, Tokyo is a crowded cosmopolis. But the world's most populous city is threatened by devils that cause people to burst into flame at random! The only ones who can stop it are the Pyrofighters, a team of specialized firefighters. The young Shinra, blessed with the ability to ignite his feet and travel at the speed of a rocket, wants nothing more than to be a hero, and knows that this is the place for him! But he's not the best at following ordersa"

The Next Economic Disaster: Why it's Coming and How to Avoid it by Richard Vague, ISBN: 9780812247046

In this illuminating and provocative work, Richard Vague argues that the rapid expansion of private debt—rather than public spending—is what constrains economic growth and triggers economic calamities like the financial crisis of 2008.

Mental Purification and Healing (The Sufi Message) by Hazrat Inayat Khan, ISBN: 9788120806016

The author provides a guidebook for inner path. It provides with an insight and understanding which may be a welcome in a circle of Sufi friends, or as a silent companion on your further way. It is a volume rich in both quantity and quality. It offers beautiful insights into the world of the mind in its relation to the body one the one hand, and to the soul on another.

The Adventures of Sabrina MichaelaMe and My Big Sis by Katie Cocca Berk, ISBN: 9781545632697
Big Ideas MathCC Algebra 1 Student Edition by Ron Larson, ISBN: 9781642087178
The Candymakers and the Great Chocolate Chase by Wendy Mass, ISBN: 9780316089180
Professor Brownstone's Mythical CollectionThe Urn of Uruk by Joe Todd Stanton, ISBN: 9781909263543
!Alza el vuelo! by Daniel Silvert, Merrick Rosenberg, ISBN: 9788499445915
Atomic Habits: Tiny Changes, Remarkable Results by James Clear, ISBN: 9781847941848

Atomic Habits: Tiny Changes, Remarkable Results

An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones


by ( Apr, 2019 )

People think when you want to change your life, you need to think big. But world-renowned habits expert James Clear has discovered another way. He knows that real change comes from the compound effect of hundreds of small decisions - doing two push-ups a day, waking up five minutes early, or holding a single short phone call. He calls them atomic habits. In this ground-breaking book, Clears reveals exactly how these minuscule changes can grow into such life-altering outcomes. He uncovers a handful of simple life hacks (the forgotten art of Habit Stacking, the unexpected power of the Two Minute Rule, or the trick to entering the Goldilocks Zone), and delves into cutting-edge psychology and neuroscience to explain why they matter. Along the way, he tells inspiring stories of Olympic gold medalists, leading CEOs, and distinguished scientists who have used the science of tiny habits to stay productive, motivated, and happy. These small changes will have a revolutionary effect on your career, your relationships, and your life.

Machinery's Handbook Guide by Erik Oberg, ISBN: 9780831130947

Completely updated and revised to reflect the changes and additions made to the "Machinery s Handbook, 30th Edition," the "Machinery s Handbook""Guide"enables users to maximize the enormous practical value of the invaluable information in the "Handbook.""

The Wonder Weeks: How to Stimulate Your Baby's Mental Development and Help Him Turn His 10 Predictable, Great, Fussy Phases Into Magical Leaps Forward by Frans X. Plooij, ISBN: 9789491882166

The worldwide bestseller and multiple award winning The Wonder Weeks describes the incredible mental developmental changes (leaps) and regression periods that all babies go through. Based on the scientific — and parental — world-changing discovery of a phenomenon: all healthy babies appear to be more fussy at very nearly the same ages, regression periods, and sleep less in these phases. These age-related fluctuations in need for body contact and attention (regression periods) are related to major and quite dramatic changes in the brains of the children. These changes enable a baby to enter a whole new perceptual world and, as a consequence, to learn many new skills. Understanding the real reason behind crying, eating, and sleeping problems is the only real solution every parent needs.

Piper at the Gate by Mary Stanton, ISBN: 9780671698201

Piper at the Gate


by ( May, 1989 )

Piper--son of the murdered mare Duchess and the lost Dancer--faces the evil Dark Horse in a desperate battle to reclaim the souls of his parents

The Richard Burton Diaries by Richard Burton, ISBN: 9780300180107

The personal diaries of the renowned actor and glamorous celebrity describe his life from 1939 to 1983, including his struggles with weight, drinking and jealousy when other men looked at the love of his life, Elizabeth Taylor.

A.I. Artificial Intelligence: From Stanley Kubrick to Steven Spielberg: The Vision Behind the Film by Jan Harlan, ISBN: 9780500514894

Reveals how the project originated and how it was brought to fruition through the efforts of two great movie directors.

Blade of the Immortal Omnibus Volume 1 by Hiroaki Samura, ISBN: 9781506701240
Calculus, Early Transcendentals, International Metric Edition (International Metric Version) by James Stewart, ISBN: 9781305756281
Because InternetUnderstanding the New Rules of Language by Gretchen McCulloch, ISBN: 9780735210936

The internet isn't the first technology to alter how we communicate, but it is making our language change faster and in more interesting ways than ever before. The programmers behind the apps and platforms we use decide how our conversations are structured, from the grammar of status updates to the protocols of comments and @replies. Linguistically inventive niche online communities spread slang and jargon exponentially faster than in the days when new dialects were constrained by physical space. What's more, social media provides a fascinating laboratory for watching language evolve in real time. Even the most absurd-looking slang has genuine patterns behind it. Internet linguist Gretchen McCulloch explores the deep forces that shape human language and influence the way we communicate with one another. She explains how the year you first accessed the internet determines how you talk online; how -sparkly tildes- became widely recognized as sarcasm punctuation; whether emoji are replacing words; and why internet dialects like doge, lolspeak, and snek are linguistically significant. Because Internet is the perfect book for anyone who wants to understand how the internet is changing the English language, why that's a good thing, and what our online interactions reveal about who we are.

Disney Pixar Finding DoryThe Essential Guide by DK, ISBN: 9781465449788

Finding Dory" in theaters June 17, 2016 Dive into the world of "Finding Dory" and discover everything you ever wanted to know about this new fishy tale "Finding Dory: The Essential Guide" is the perfect partner for Disney Pixar's exciting new sequel to the Academy Award(r)-winning hit movie "Finding Nemo." Explore the memorable new characters and old favorites, plus key locations, themes, and iconic moments from the movie. "Finding Dory: The Essential Guide" is a captivating companion to the animated movie, packed with thrilling stills and character art and is presented in DK's lively and informative nonfiction style.(c) 2016 Disney/Pixar

The Truth Is in the ShadowsNarcicistic Abuse. How to Identify, Expose and ... by George M. Okora, ISBN: 9781981994977
Stéphane Leroux. Bleu Chocolat: (Eng. ed) by Stephane Leroux, ISBN: 9789085867319
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, ISBN: 9780681218550

Edmond Dantes has a perfect life. He is engaged to a beautiful woman and has just been named captain of a ship. But when three jealous friends conspire to destroy him, Dantes is locked away for life in the infamous Chateau d'If. In prison, Dantes learns of an island where vast treasure is hidden. He plots a daring escape, then uses the treasure to transform himself into the Count of Monte Cristo. Equipped with power, wealth, and disguise, he seeks out his enemies. Nothing can stand between the count and his obsession ... revenge.

The Price of the Oath: The French SS Sturmbataillon during the Battle of Berlin 1945 by Tomasz Borowski, ISBN: 9781911512998
The Fireman by Joe Hill, ISBN: 9780575130715

The Fireman


by ( May, 2016 )

This exceptional new thriller from Joe Hill is essential reading for 2015 and perfect for fans of Justin Cronin's The Passage. In a world overtaken by a deadly and dramatic new virus, Harper is determined to live long enough to deliver her baby. But when all it takes is a spark to start a deadly blaze, she's going to need some help from the mysterious fireman.

Lights Out LucyRoller Derby 101 by Elicia Hyder, ISBN: 9781945775109
Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics by Tim Marshall, ISBN: 9781783962433

All leaders are constrained by geography. Their choices are limited by mountains, rivers, seas and concrete. Yes, to understand world events you need to understand people, ideas and movements...but if you don't know geography, you'll never have the full picture.; To understand Putin's actions, for example, it is essential to consider that, to be a world power, Russia must have a navy. And if its ports freeze for six months each year then it must have access to a warm water port - hence, the annexation of Crimea was the only option for Putin. To understand the Middle East, it is crucial to know that geography is the reason why countries have logically been shaped as they are - and this is why invented countries (e.g. Syria, Iraq, Libya) will not survive as nation states.; Spread over ten chapters (covering Russia; China; the USA; Latin America; the Middle East; Africa; India and Pakistan; Europe; Japan and Korea; and Greenland and the Arctic), using maps, essays and occasionally the personal experiences of the widely travelled author, Prisoners of Geography looks at the past, present and future to offer an essential guide to one of the major determining factors in world history.

Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata, ISBN: 9781846276842

Meet Keiko. Keiko is 36 years old. She's never had a boyfriend, and she's been working in the same supermarket for eighteen years. Keiko's family wishes she'd get a proper job. Her friends wonder why she won't get married. But Keiko knows what makes her happy, and she's not going to let anyone come between her and her convenience store...

Unfu*k Yourself by Gary John Bishop, ISBN: 9780062803832

Unfu*k Yourself

Get Out of Your Head and into Your Life


by ( Aug, 2017 )

Joining the ranks of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, You Are a Badas*, and F*ck Feelings comes this refreshing, BS-free, self-empowerment guide that offers an honest, no-nonsense, tough-love approach to help you move past self-imposed limitations.

Are you tired of feeling fu*ked up? If you are, Gary John Bishop has the answer. In this straightforward handbook, he gives you the tools and advice you need to demolish the slag weighing you down and become the truly unfu*ked version of yourself. ''Wake up to the miracle you are,'' he directs. ''Here's what you've forgotten: You're a fu*king miracle of being.'' It isn't other people that are standing in your way, it isn't even your circumstances that are blocking your ability to thrive, it's yourself and the negative self-talk you keep telling yourself.

In Unfu*k Yourself, Bishop leads you through a series of seven assertions:

I am willing.
I am wired to win.
I got this.
I embrace the uncertainty.
I am not my thoughts; I am what I do.
I am relentless.
I expect nothing and accept everything.

Lead the life you were meant to have—Unfu*k Yourself.

Body Confidence: THE SCIENTIFIC APPROACH ON HOW TO SHINE FROM WITHIN by Dr Katherine E Iscoe, ISBN: 9780646598635
Quantum Computing Explained by David McMahon, ISBN: 9780470096994

Takes quantum computing out of the realm of theoretical physics and teaches the fundamentals of the field to computer scientists, programmers, electrical engineers, mathematicians and chemists. The self contained text teaches the necessary tools and presents the topic in a conversational for the non-physicist.

Very Cranky Collection by Nick Bland, ISBN: 9781742767642

Very Cranky Collection

Box or Slipcased

by ( Nov, 2017 )

When four friends encounter a cranky bear, Moose, Lion and Zebra all think they know how to cheer him up. But it is Sheep who has the answer. The Very Cranky Bear was first published in 2008 and has since become an international bestseller. Bear is a hugely popular and much loved character, who has now starred in six books in the Cranky Bear series.

Saving God's Face: A Chinese Contextualization of Salvation through Honor and Shame (EMS Dissertation Series) by Jackson Wu, ISBN: 9780865850477

Years ago, the author had a startling realization. Theologians and pastors have long taught on the glory of God and its central importance in the Bible. However, because he was living in East Asia, it also dawned on the author that this sort of talk about God's glory, praising Him, and magnifying His name was simply another way of talking about honor and shame. When the author looked at most theology and ministry-related books, he found that honor and shame seemed to be treated differently. Anthropologists talked about honor-shame, but theologians largely focused more on legal metaphors. The author could see both themes in Scripture but couldn't find help as to how to bring them together. This study was developed in order to address this gap and bring those themes together. Sign up for the WCIU Press newsletter to be notified about new books from this author and more! http: //

The Mystery of the Lost Uniforms by Jerome Jones, ISBN: 9781980836827
The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell, ISBN: 9780316346627

Reveals how focused advertising and promotion to the "right" people can be much more effective than nationwide campaigns to the most people. Reprint. 100,000 first printing.

From Personal Life to Private Law by John Gardner, ISBN: 9780198818755
Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It by Chris Voss, Tahl Raz, ISBN: 9781847941497

'This book blew my mind.' Adam Grant, bestselling author of Originals A former FBI hostage negotiator offers a new, field-tested approach to negotiating - effective in any situation. After a stint policing the rough streets of Kansas City, Missouri, Chris Voss joined the FBI, where his career as a kidnapping negotiator brought him face-to-face with bank robbers, gang leaders and terrorists. Never Split the Difference takes you inside his world of high-stakes negotiations, revealing the nine key principles that helped Voss and his colleagues succeed when it mattered the most - when people's lives were at stake. Rooted in the real-life experiences of an intelligence professional at the top of his game, Never Split the Difference will give you the competitive edge in any discussion. 'Filled with insights that apply to everyday negotiations.' Business Insider 'Chris Voss has few equals when it comes to high-stakes negotiations. Whether for your business or your personal life, his techniques work.' Joe Navarro, former FBI Special Agent and bestselling author of What Every BODY is Saying

Techne Rhetorike - Techniques of Discourse for Writers and Speakers (University of North Carolina, G by Will Dodson, Katie Fennell Alan Benson, ISBN: 9781598712544

Techne Rhetorike - Techniques of Discourse for Writers and Speakers (University of North Carolina, G

Posie The Kitten In Pink by Sarah Phillips, ISBN: 9781785981111
Orphan Train Girl by Christina Baker Kline, ISBN: 9780062445940

This young readers’ edition of Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel Orphan Train follows a twelve-year-old foster girl who forms an unlikely bond with a ninety-one-year-old woman.

Adapted and condensed for a young audience, Orphan Train Girl includes an author’s note and archival photos from the orphan train era. This book is especially perfect for mother/daughter reading groups.

Molly Ayer has been in foster care since she was eight years old. Most of the time, Molly knows it’s her attitude that’s the problem, but after being shipped from one family to another, she’s had her fair share of adults treating her like an inconvenience. So when Molly’s forced to help an a wealthy elderly woman clean out her attic for community service, Molly is wary. 

But from the moment they meet, Molly realizes that Vivian isn’t like any of the adults she’s encountered before. Vivian asks Molly questions about her life and actually listens to the answers.

Soon Molly sees they have more in common than she thought. Vivian was once an orphan, too—an Irish immigrant to New York City who was put on a so-called "orphan train" to the Midwest with hundreds of other children—and she can understand, better than anyone else, the emotional binds that have been making Molly’s life so hard.

Together, they not only clear boxes of past mementos from Vivian’s attic, but forge a path of friendship, forgiveness, and new beginnings.

Dynamics of faith and confession by Charles Capps, ISBN: 9780892744442

Paperback, as pictured; mild shelf-type wear; text is excellent (chr)

1984 by George Orwell, ISBN: 9781925355765



by ( Nov, 2016 )

Introduction by Charlotte Wood Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in what remains of a Britain ravaged by revolution. His every move is monitored by the Thought Police, who are responsible for detecting dissent against the Party and its leader, Big Brother:and eliminating it. When he meets Julia, Winston thinks he might have found love, and a fellow loather of the Party. But when the pair are arrested and sent to the sinister Room 101 for re-education, their bond:and commitment to their shared cause:will be tested to its limits. George Orwell's dystopian vision of a world enslaved by doublethink and thoughtcrime is as terrifying now as it was on its initial publication in 1949. One of the great classics of the twentieth century, 1984 is a startlingly original and arresting novel about tyranny and the universal struggle of the individual against the malevolent tendencies of the modern state.

Digital Computer Electronics by Albert Paul Malvino, ISBN: 9780070398610
The Overstory by Richard Powers, ISBN: 9781784708245

The Overstory


by ( Apr, 2019 )

SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018 'Autumn makes me think of leaves, which makes me think of trees, which makes me think of The Overstory, the best novel ever written about trees, and really, just one of the best novels, period.? Ann Patchett'It's a masterpiece.' - Tim Winton'It?s not possible for Powers to write an uninteresting book.' - Margaret AtwoodA monumental novel about trees and people by one of our most 'prodigiously talented' (The New York Times Book Review) novelists.The Overstory unfolds in concentric rings of interlocking fables that range from antebellum New York to the late twentieth-century Timber Wars of the Pacific Northwest and beyond-An Air Force loadmaster in the Vietnam War is shot out of the sky, then saved by falling into a banyan.An artist inherits a hundred years of photographic portraits, all of the same doomed American chestnut.A hard-partying undergraduate in the late 1980s electrocutes herself, dies and is sent back into life by creatures of air and light.A hearing- and speech-impaired scientist discovers that trees are communicating with one another.These four, and five other strangers - each summoned in different ways by trees - are brought together in a last and violent stand to save the continent?s few remaining acres of virgin forest.There is a world alongside ours - vast, slow, interconnected, resourceful, magnificently inventive and almost invisible to us. This is the story of a handful of people who learn how to see that world and who are drawn up into its unfolding catastrophe.

Anatomy of Melancholy: The Best of a Softer World by Joey Comeau, ISBN: 9780982853764
Therapy with Harming Parents, Mothers and Victimized Children after Parental Child Sexual AssaultForging Enduring Safety by Dale Tolliday, ISBN: 9781138286467
Resolving Everyday Conflict by Ken Sande, ISBN: 9780801013867

Ken Sande, author of the bestselling classic The Peacemaker, has long been a trusted resource on the topic of conflict resolution. In Resolving Everyday Conflict, Sande distills his message to the essentials, quickly equipping readers with the tools they need to bring peace to their relationships. Everyone encounters conflict--whether it be with a coworker, family member, friend, or complete stranger. And yet we all desire harmony in our relationships. Resolving Everyday Conflict is a practical, biblical, concise guide to peacemaking in everyday life that can turn tumultuous relationships into peaceful ones.

Stress-Proof: The ultimate guide to living a stress-free life by Mithu Storoni, ISBN: 9781529382365

Are you ready to stop feeling constantly stressed and become the best version of you? In STRESS-PROOF, Dr Mithu Storoni arms you with all the tools you need to improve your relationship with stress and, in turn, positively boost your mental and physical wellbeing. This book will help you to ensure that a brief stressful episode doesn't turn into systematic overload, leading to inflammation, anxiety, depression or other chronic health issues. Each chapter examines a common stress agent and presents simple ways to minimise its harmful effects with changes in diet, exercise and other daily habits. By strengthening your natural defences, you will guarantee that your mind remains sharp and your body resilient so you're ready for whatever life throws at you. Translating cutting-edge scientific research into applied lifestyle advice, STRESS-PROOF is the ultimate user's guide for a healthy mind and body.

The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great by Ben Shapiro, ISBN: 9780062857903

America has a God-shaped hole in its heart, argues New York Times bestselling author Ben Shapiro, and we shouldn't fill it with politics and hate.In 2016, Ben Shapiro spoke at UC Berkeley. Hundreds of police officers were required from 10 UC campuses across the state to protect his speech, which was - ironically - about the necessity for free speech and rational debate. He came to argue that Western Civilization is in the midst of a crisis of purpose and ideas. Our freedoms are built upon the twin notions that every human being is made in God's image and that human beings were created with reason capable of exploring God's world. We can thank these values for the birth of science, the dream of progress, human rights, prosperity, peace, and artistic beauty. Jerusalem and Athens built America, ended slavery, defeated the Nazis and the Communists, lifted billions from poverty and gave billions spiritual purpose. Jerusalem and Athens were the foundations of the Magna Carta and the Treaty of Westphalia; they were the foundations of Declaration of Independence, Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, and Martin Luther King Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham Jail.Civilizations that rejected Jerusalem and Athens have collapsed into dust. The USSR rejected Judeo-Christian values and Greek natural law, substituting a new utopian vision of “social justice” – and they starved and slaughtered tens of millions of human beings. The Nazis rejected Judeo-Christian values and Greek natural law, and they shoved children into gas chambers. Venezuela rejects Judeo-Christian values and Greek natural law, and citizens of their oil-rich nation have been reduced to eating dogs. We are in the process of abandoning Judeo-Christian values and Greek natural law, favoring instead moral subjectivism and the rule of passion. And we are watching our civilization collapse into age-old tribalism, individualistic hedonism, and moral subjectivism. We believe we can reject Judeo-Christian values and Greek natural law and satisfy ourselves with intersectionality, or scientific materialism, or progressive politics, or authoritarian governance, or nationalistic solidarity. We can't.The West is special, and in The Right Side of History, Ben Shapiro bravely explains that it's because too many of us have lost sight of the moral purpose that drives us each to be better, or the sacred duty to work together for the greater good, or both. A stark warning, and a call to spiritual arms, this book may be the first step in getting our civilization back on track.

Shower of Jewels by Richard Teh-Fu Tan, ISBN: 9780965451208
From Here On, Monsters by Elizabeth Bryer, ISBN: 9781760781132

In a near future city locked in a kind of perpetual twilight, an antiquarian bookseller accepts a very strange commission - the valuation of a rare codex. Within its fragile pages is the story of another book, another codex, but unravelling the mystery may mean unravelling the nature of reality itself... A noirish mystery. A speculative fiction with a social conscience. An unbridled imagination, and a scholar's bibliomanic preoccupations. From Here On, Monsters stretches the boundaries of what we consider fiction in weird and totally wonderful ways...

Self-Love, The Original Dream: Shri Nisargadatta Maharaj’s Direct Pointers To Reality by Mohan Gaitonde, ISBN: 9789385902833
Fatale Deluxe Edition Volume 1 HC by Ed Brubaker, ISBN: 9781607069423

The cursed Josephine travels from 1950s San Francisco, where crooked cops hide deeper evils, to mid-1970s Los Angeles, where burnt-out actors and ex-cult groupies are caught in her dark web of death and desire.

Nabari No Ou, Vol. 7 by Yuhki Kamatani, ISBN: 9780316073127

What was supposed to be a peaceful discourse on the state of the Nabari world descends into chaos as the students of Alya Academy throw themselves headlong into an attack against the very shinobi they invited to their school. Their purpose? To fulfill the grisly requirements of the cure-all forbidden art, Daya, to revive the beloved leader of Kouga village! As Miharu's former allies from Banten and current ones from the Grey Wolves form an uneasy alliance to stay alive, the no-longer-apathetic vessel of the Shinra Banshou reaches out to the secret art in a desperate bid to save Yoite. In the midst of such emotional and physical chaos, will it answer his call? About the Author Yuhki Kamatani's debut work, NABARI NO OU, was a finalist in the 2005 Japan Media Arts Festival in the "Story Manga" category. The series' popularity later led to its popular anime adaptation.

Cable & X-Force Omnibus by Marvel Comics, ISBN: 9781302917777
Learning to Love Your Body by Jessica Sanders, ISBN: 9781760683962

Learning to Love Your Body

your body can do amazing things...


by ( May, 2019 )

My body is strong. My body can do amazing things. My body is my own. Freedom is loving your body with all its "imperfections" and being the perfectly imperfect you! Love Your Body encourages young girls to admire and celebrate their bodies for all the amazing things they can do, and help girls see that they are so much more than their bodies.

The Candymakers by Wendy Mass, ISBN: 9780316002592

The Candymakers


by ( Oct, 2011 )

In the town of Spring Haven, four children have been selected to compete in the national candymaking contest of a lifetime. Who will make a candy more delicious than the Oozing Crunchorama or the Neon Yellow Lightning Chew? Logan, the candymaker's son, who can detect the color of chocolate by feel alone? Miles, the boy allergic to rowboats and the color pink? Daisy, the cheerful girl who can lift a fifty-pound lump of taffy as if it were a feather? Philip, the suit-and-tie-wearing boy who's always scribbling in a secret notebook? This sweet, charming, and cleverly crafted story, told from each contestant's perspective, is filled with mystery, friendship, and juicy revelations.

Contract Law 5e Value Pack by Lindy Willmott, ISBN: 9780190304775

Contract Law 5e Value Pack

Unknown Binding

by ( Jan, 2018 )
The Architectures of Atelier Bow-Wow by Atelier Bow-Wow, ISBN: 9780847833061

The first book to document the Tokyo-based architectural firm, one of the most innovative practices working today. Achieving near cult status among architectural students around the world, Yoshiharu Tsukamoto and Momoyo Kaijima of Atelier Bow-Wow have built a career confronting the challenges posed by dense urban environments. Their city houses—enclosed in vibrant, idiosyncratic forms—are distinguished by their capacity to accommodate the changing needs of the occupants. A basic feature is the permeability of interior spaces, where public and the more intimate places co-mingle, often in vertical structures with a total floor area that rarely exceeds 200 square meters. Atelier Bow-Wow has a dedicated research division that has published a number of treatises on vernacular architecture. This book will feature their newest research, including plans, as well as explorations on mobile or portable projects. The book includes key projects such as the Mini House, The Sway House, the Juicy House, House and Atelier Bow-Wow, the House Tower, and the Aco House.