This is the first volume in a new series of books from Histoire
Critically acclaimed author Blumenthal takes readers to the core of this complicated and legendary man while simultaneously exploring the evolution of computers. Framed by Jobs' inspirational Stanford commencement speech and illustrated throughout with black-and-white photos..
Excerpt from Sketches of Stephen Dodson Ramseur Major General. S. D. Ramseur was born in the village of Lincolnton. N. C.. on the 31st of May. 1837. He was the second child of Jacob A..
The first printing is available as a series of "Designer Editions". Each edition will be bound in a fabric from one of six designers in the book and comes in a plexiglass box..
This book is an instruction manual for a simple and accessible method of conflict resolution and transformation in daily life..
In his fascinating new novel. Chris Potter has produced a masterful work of literary fiction in the tradition of John Irving and Andrew Davidson. His cast of characters search for meaning by confronting tragic events and hidden truths..
A companion to"The Definitive Guide to Cancer." this practical and fully revised guide (formerly titled"Five to Thrive") outlines a five-step plan integrating both conventional and alternative therapies for cancer survivors..
Who do you run to. Out in the forest. tensions are blazing like forest fire. The ancient rivalry between the Fenner and Gaudin packs has reached fever pitch. and only a battle will quell the blood lust..
"Buccaneer" deals with military and aviation..
Fans of Rick Riordan s Percy Jackson and the Olympians" "and Peter Lerangis s Seven Wonders" "series will embrace this first epic adventure in a rollicking new series by a "New York Times "bestselling author..
Visit the companion website at www.uk.sagepub.com/walleranddavies3e to view Observation Videos. listen to Podcasts and more. Put together by an outstanding writing team including many authors from the University of Northampton..
On a desperate mission to save his entire race from extinction. Emissary Ruell travels to Earth equipped with his two most powerful bargaining currencies - health and longevity - hoping to convince the most powerful leader in the free world that collaboration can save both their civilizations..
In the tradition of Kay Redfield Jamison's "An Unquiet Mind." "Acquainted with the Night" is a powerful memoir of one man's struggle to deal with the adolescent depression and bipolar disorder of his son and his daughter..
It's not the best start to DCI Grant Foster's day: standing over a mutilated body in a windswept London churchyard. Although the killer has left a cryptic and brutal clue. It is only when the clue is handed to Nigel Barnes..
A journal recording the experiences of a young adventurer during the first overland Arctic expedition. led by Sir John Franklin. This expedition was the first to travel the northern coast of North America's Arctic - in two birch-bark canoes they surveyed 675 miles of Arctic coastline..
Howard Blackburn was fishing from a dory when he was caught in a squall and set adrift on the Atlantic Ocean. The text captures the story of Blackburn's journey in 1883 from Gloucester Harbor to the Newfoundland coast..
A leading anthropology researcher on human evolution proposes a new and controversial theory of how our species came to be In this groundbreaking and engaging work of science..
In the tradition of Out of My Mind. Wonder. and Mockingbird. this is an intensely moving middle grade novel about being an outsider. coping with loss. and discovering the true meaning of family..
Many great job candidates have poor resumes that are merely a laundry list of job tasks that do little to distinguish them from their competition. The average recruiter or hiring manager spends less than 15 seconds reviewing a resume..
A cheeky donkey HATES the idea of work - so much so. that he tries every trick in the book to make people think he is useless. For the most part. this seems to work..
When we think about Africa. we often recall pictures of a wild countryside. rivers. forests. deserts. buzzing markets and media stories of poverty. devastation and hunger - a prime continent where branches of human justice are still thin and often absent..
Your theatrical portfolio will earn a standing ovation with guidance from this industry expert..
Have you always wanted to launch a rocket. Do you want to find out how. Just follow the simple steps inside this book.
In the same engaging style that has endeared him to readers of "Mindfulness In Plain English." Bhante Gunaratana delves deeply into each step of the Buddha's most profound teaching on bringing an end to suffering: the noble eightfold path..
The world's best stories. retold in dynamic. graphic-novel form. These reimagined classics will hook your reluctant readers and thrust them face-to-face with some of history's most famous stories..
Explore four of Shakespeare's comedies like never before--with LEGO bricks. This book presents Shakespeare's most delightful comedies. A Midsummer Night's Dream. Much Ado About Nothing..
Medea. in which a spurned woman takes revenge upon her lover by killing her children. is one of the most shocking and horrific of all the Greek tragedies. Dominating the play is Medea herself..
Andy Carpenter isn't sure what to think when he gets a mysterious phone call from a good friend. policeman Pete Stanton. asking him to drop everything. drive to an unfamiliar address..
The fourth volume of Card's award-winning saga of Ender Wiggin is now available on unabridged audio. 11 CDs..
Youth Communication. Gritty. honest personal stories from teens offer courage and hope in the face of bullying. stress. and anger. Teenagers open up to tell personal stories that tackle difficult..
Among all the timepieces created during the 20th century. the Tank watch. designed by the master jeweler Louis Cartier has remained the most long-lived and the most coveted by glamorous people around the world..
This stunning "New York Times" bestselling sequel to "River God" takes place during the wake of a 60-year war over the reign of the kingdoms of Egypt as two young pharaohs rise to claim power--but only one can succeed..
Acknowledged as "America's most popular suspense novelist"("Rolling Stone" ) and as one of today's most celebrated and successful writers. Dean Koontz has earned the devotion of millions of readers around the world and the praise of critics everywhere for tales of character..
A collection of Tom Stoppard plays which reflect a combination of the frivolous and the serious aspects of his talent..
Modern urban societies have become fragmented environments consisting of individuals. Here theoretical accounts and case studies address whether making public spaces more accessible can restore the social fabric of the city..
This affectionate and immensely readable biography charts the remarkable life of Joanna Lumley. who has been an endlessly fascinating figure for over four decades..
Excerpt from Types of the Laramie Flora About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work..
A classic story of friendship between man and beast. Saved from the jaws of the evil tiger Shere Khan. young Mowgli is adopted by a wolf pack and taught the law of the jungle by lovable old Baloo the bear and Bhageera the panther..
The Newbery Honor Award Winner and "New York Times" bestseller "Roller Girl" is a heartwarming graphic novel about friendship and surviving junior high through the power of roller derby perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier's"Smile"
For most of her twelve years..
Self-confessed loafter Tim Moore. seduced by the speed and glamour of the biggest annual sporting event in the world. sets out to cycle the course of the Tour de France..
Cracking Maths focuses on the skills of the curriculum. rather than just the content. promoting real understanding. especially in areas such as problem-solving. All levels of the series are supported by engaging and stimulating digital resources..
Seventeenth and eighteenth century Europe was a cauldron of wars and upheavals. However. in the midst of this turmoil. some of the more imaginative and gifted Europeans were able to think outside the box..
Oxford Children's Myths and Legends bring you the greatest stories ever told. from around the world and long ago. Heroes and villains. witches and wizards..
In one of the most exciting debuts in years. G. T. Almasi has fused the intricate cat-and-mouse games of a John le Carre novel with the brash style of comic book superheroes to create a kick-ass alternate history that reimagines the Cold War as a clash of spies with biological..
The"New York Times"Best Seller is now a major motion picture starring Lily James and Sam Riley. with Matt Smith. Charles Dance. and Lena Headey.
This movie tie-in edition features 16 pages of color stills from the film..
Little Monkey feels sad. mad and angry all at once--he needs to learn how to calm down..
Welcome to the Low Carb Bibles.A series of Low Carb Cookbooks for home cooks and food enthusiasts.Looking For New Low Carb Ideas That Actually Taste Great.Explore the world..
Read. Play. Explore "Alaca Bead. Alaca Beak. Here comes the fairy-tale with answers you seek." With these magical words zany Professor Pywacket invites you to read. play and explore the sixty-four adventurous Whimsical Tales from The Wild Hearts..
Elfish's friends live hand to mouth in a bleak section of London. squatting. seeing local bands. getting high. and feeling bitter over lost ambitions. Except Elfish..
Be inspired by 12 fabulously scrappy. jelly roll friendly designs from renowned quilter and author Kim Brackett. You can discover a host of favourite quilts from author Kim Brackett's much-loved books Scrap-Basket Surprises and Scrap-Basket Sensations..
Once a winter pastime for socializing and courtship. skating evolved into the wildly popular competitive sport of figure skating. one of the few athletic arenas where female athletes hold a public profile--and earning power--equal to that of men..
On the morning his headline-grabbing divorce trial is due to begin. multi-millionaire Terrance Wyler is found dead on his kitchen floor. He's been stabbed seven times..
Textiles for Commercial, Industrial, and Domestic Arts Schools; Also Adapted to Those Engaged in Wholesale and Retail Dry Goods, Wool, Cotton, and Dressmaker's Trades
Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition). as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos..
"The Monkey's Mask" is a totally unique experience. It's poetry. It's a crime thriller. It's where high art meets low life. passion meets betrayal. and poetry faces profanity on the streets of a harsh modern city..
Dynamic Romanian multimillionaire Nicolae Carpathia's sphere of influence steadily grows as he parlays his looks. charm. charisma. and intellectual brilliance into success in business and politics..
The mystery of how migrating animals find their way over unfamiliar terrain has intrigued people for centuries. and has been the focus of productive research in the biological sci- ences for several decades..
The race is on to construct the first quantum code breaker. as the winner will hold the key to the entire Internet. From international. multibillion-dollar financial transactions to top-secret government communications..
Long ago. the king of Denmark built a huge hall for feasts. and he called it Heorot. But the noise from the hall woke a sleeping monster in the nearby swamp - Grendel. Could the brave warrior Beowulf save Denmark's people and fight the monster..
Traditional Chinese edition of The Last Station. The novel is about Leo Tolstoy's last year in which he struggled to live by his principles of poverty and chastity while fame. wealth and luxury encroached on his soul..
Most strokes are attributed to atherosclerosis of neck and intracranial arteries. brain embolism from the heart. and penetrating artery disease- these are discussed in detail in many other books..
Shiori Hirano and Knox Lofgren are left to run the martial arts program at Black Arts while Ronin Black travels. On the surface. the two highest ranked belts appear to cooperate-but in private..
If you pick up this book. you want your college or university application process to be smooth and successful. This process is a journey that is bound to change your life forever.
Successful journeys begin with visions..
Book three in Black Library's longest running Sci-fi series returns For a thousand years. the Sabbat Worlds have been lost to the Imperium. claimed by the dread powers of Chaos. Now..
Share the love of reading with your beginner reader. I Can Read books are widely recognised as the premier line of beginner readers. Inaugurated in 1957 with Else Holmelund Minarik's Little Bear..
This everlasting literary diary has been specially commissioned from Rosemary Gray. It has one page per day. and each contains apposite quotes from the stories or information about Conan Doyle. publication history and general Holmesiana..
The key to weight loss isn't calories. It isn't fat. It isn't protein. It isn't even carbs. You can count them. cut them. and swap them all you want. but you won't lose weight if you're eating foods that your body can't tolerate..
Lean manufacturing methodology provides a standard for operational excellence. Lean strategy enables you to change for the better. ensuring your processes are as streamlined as possible and costs are kept to a minimum..
The return to holistic therapies is one of the most important developments in health over the past two decades. With preventative medicine being taken more seriously by conventional health practitioners..
A #1 "New York Times" bestseller. this innovative and wildly funny read-aloud by award-winning humorist/actor B.J. Novak will turn any reader into a comedian.
You might think a book with no pictures seems boring and serious..
James Wolcott's career as a critic has been unmatched. from his early Seventies dispatches for "The Village Voice" to the literary coverage made him equally feared and famous to his must-read reports on the cultural weather for "Vanity Fair..
In a sexy. suspenseful read. #1" New York Times "bestselling author Nora Roberts delivers a slow-burning fuse of a plot that ultimately explodes in a nail-biting conclusion. *
Shelby Foxworth lost her husband..
In the 1970s. the Fort McDowell Reservation in Arizona came under threat by a dam construction project that. if approved. would potentially flood most of its 24.680 acres of land. As part of the effort to preserve the reservation..
The ambition of this book is to resituate the problem of 'world literature'. considered as a revived category of theoretical enquiry. by pursuing the literary-cultural implications of the theory of combined and uneven development..
Cyberspace is everywhere in today's world and has significant implications not only for global economic activity. but also for international politics and transnational social relations..
Rostam is Iran's greatest mythological hero. a Persian Hercules. magnificent in strength and courage. As recounted in the tenth-century "Book of Kings (Shahnameh)" by the poet Ferdowsi..
George Cettl's memoir of life in the Australian outback opal mining frontier town of Coober Pedy. circa 1958-1980. George came to Australia from the Czech Republic. a post World War Two refugee of firstly the Nazis and then the Soviets..
Jane and Vincent have finally gotten some much-needed rest after their adventures in Italy when Vincent receives word that his estranged father has passed away on one of his properties in the West Indies..
An accessible and insightful book that is part memoir and part social commentary for parents and teachers. about children who struggle in conventional schools..
Learn how to use the tools of dowsing: angle rods. divining rods. pendulums. wands. and even your own hands and body. Then go on to discover the techniques successful dowsers use to find what they're seeking..
From the originator of the bestselling "HIP Hotels" series comes a book that will once again revolutionize our approach to travel. "Amazing Places Cost Nothing" is a call to arms for a return to the old-fashioned adventure of authentic travel..
Excerpt from The Secret of Successful Tailoring This little handbook is compiled from the series of twelve articles on "The Secret of Successful Tailoring" which were published monthly in L'Art De La Mode..
Math and English are two prominent subjects that will appear throughout your child's educational career. In Second Grade. children are expected to master the basics of both Math and English..
Everything you need to know about the PRINCE2 qualification. whether your studying. have passed the exam and wondering what to do next. or simply wanting to start using the best of PRINCE2 straight away..
When Luno's dad FINALLY gives him the responsibility of delivering pizza orders all over the galaxy. Luno is excited. mostly. He knows that delivering pizza is no walk on the moon. There are hostile customers..
Featuring five beloved I Can Reads. this collection of favorite easy-to-read stories is full of familiar faces and new friends. This Level One box set with handle is perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences..
Now you can celebrate Oktoberfest any day of the year. Treat your friends and family to more than 100 authentic family recipes. many of which have been passed down from generation to generation..
Case Studies in Dental Hygiene. Third Edition. is designed to guide the development of criti-cal-thinking skills and the application of theory to care at all levels of dental hygiene education-from beginning to advanced students..
Fifteen-year-old alien hunter Daniel X is on a mission to finish the job that killed his parents - to wipe out the world's most bloodthirsty aliens on The List. At the number-one spot..
Marshall Everett has traveled a twisting. perilous road from the jungles of South America to the streets of Paris. As an undercover DEA agent. Marshall penetrated a powerful cartel and became the trusted right-hand man of a ruthless drug lord..
Horrible Harry thinks he's the world's second-best detective--second only to Sherlock Holmes. of course. So he's determined to prove himself by solving the latest mystery at South School--how to win the new cafeteria contest..
Inspired by Pillay. some of the modern legends and experts in international law and policy have. in this volume. shared their experiences and thoughts on how better to protect humanity in our time..
PLEASE NOTE. AT THIS TIME STYLES VARY AND WILL SHIP RANDOMLY. YOU WILL RECIEVE ONE PLUSH DIREWOLF CUB.Collect the direwolf cubs adopted and raised by the children of House Stark in the Game of Thrones TV show..
The northern territories of the former Soviet Union remain an under-researched and thus under-represented region in European studies. even though an understanding of the political..
Metabolic Encephalopathy is meant to combine and correlate animal and human studies. It is hoped that increased awareness of the importance of early diagnosis and treatment of these disorders may result in a lowering of the incidence of structural changes and morbidity..
Nothing about Saitama passes the eyeball test when it comes to superheroes. from his lifeless expression to his bald head to his unimpressive physique. However. this average-looking guy has a not-so-average problem-he just can't seem to find an opponent strong enough to take on
When aliens invade Earth..
Mama Slug teaches Little Slug how to read..
'Raggedy Ann and the Paper Dragon' is written and illustrated by Johnny Gruelle. Gruelle (1880 - 1930). was an American artist and political cartoonist. as well as a children's book illustrator and author..
Achievement tests play an important role in modern societies. They are used to evaluate schools. to assign students to tracks within schools. and to identify weaknesses in student knowledge. The GED is used to grant the status of high school graduate to anyone who passes the test..
Stone Barrington returns in the new action-packed thriller from the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author.
It's a time of unexpected change for Stone Barrington. A recent venture has achieved a great victory..
Sixteen years ago the Kingdom of Winter was conquered and its citizens enslaved. leaving them without magic or a monarch. Now the Winterians' only hope for freedom is the eight survivors who managed to escape..