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Chopra explores Jesus' original message. revealing a spiritual guide of profound depth and inspiration that speaks to anyone who believes in the importance of peace and love..
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Everyone thinks they know the real Gordon Ramsay: rude. loud. driven. stubborn. But this is his real story...In this fast-paced. bite-sized edition of his bestselling autobiography Ramsay tells the real story of how he became the world's most famous and infamous chef: his difficult childhood..
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Sophie discovers that nothing is as she first imagined.When Walt. the reporter who helped her over the border. shows up again after Guernica is bombed. Sophie is given an impossible mission. She must leave behind the man she's fallen in love with and return to the person who betrayed her..
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Throughout history. social and intellectual crises have given rise to compelling suggestions for reform steeped in various progressive sensibilities. For example. within the discipline of criminology -- particularly during the 1980's and 1990's -- a number of unconventional theoretical perspectives emerged that sought to challenge many of the assumptions embedded within its own mainstream discourse..
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The Local Group of galaxies consists of the Milky Way and all of its neighbours. The proximity of these galaxies allows for detailed studies of the processes that have led to their formation. structures..
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Design is all around us. it is impossible to avoid. Everything that surrounds us has been designed - from the paperclip and the iPod. to our homes and the way we live. Design: Intelligence Made Visible forms the definitive statement on design for this century..
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Contains a wealth of information essential to beginning students of Chinese. It meets the growing need for a high-quality. user-friendly dictionary for use by foreigners..
A straightforward. comprehensive. and approachable guide to research as practiced by social scientists. the Thirteenth Edition of Babbie's "gold-standard" text gives you the tools you need to apply research concepts practically..
Japan is one of the world's largest fish-eating countries with a long history. and has developed its own customs and values in terms of managing fisheries resources..
Dominance without punishment. collection without rein pressure. these apparent contradictions are explained as this charismatic new author demonstrates his revolutionary method of teaching and training based upon precisely defined body language..
Enthusiasts look forward to a time when tiny machines reassemble matter and process information with unparalleled power and precision. But is their vision realistic. Where is the science heading. As nanotechnology (a new technology that many believe will transform society in the next one hundred years) rises higher in the news agenda and popular consciousness..
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Ever since "Star Trek "first aired on television in 1966. the series has had a strong influence on pop culture. In 1976. due to the show s rising popularity in syndication. Topps released a series of collectible trading cards featuring full-color images from the classic television series created by Gene Roddenberry..
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Whilst Wine Marketing: a practical guide also looks at theory and existing research. the main focus of this book is on the practicalities of wine marketing. Each chapter includes the following invaluable features: * 'How to' and 'how not to' case studies based on international examples * A guide to further reading and websites * 'Issues to consider when marketing' section as a means of self-evaluation 'Wine Marketing' systematically outlines the major issues involved in the production and marketing of wine..
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Twenty-three years ago. Misty Banner was brutally slashed to death in her home in Virtue Falls. Washington. Her husband was convicted of the murder. Their four year old daughter Elizabeth witnessed the crime..
By almost any reckoning. the Ninety-Five Theses ranks as the most important text of the Reformation. if not in substance at least in impact. As the anniversary of their posting on the church door in Wittenberg approaches..
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"Sex and the Japanese" provides a broad look at the changing concepts of sexuality in Japanese culture. From the days of concubines and geishas to the present. sex and sexuality in Japan have been more openly discussed and available than in the West - due for the most part to Shinto..
A dazzling short assessment of the life and work of the poet and winner of the 1995 Nobel Prize for literature. by one of the finest literary critics now writing. * In awarding the Nobel Prize for Literature to Seamus Heaney in 1995..
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In this book. 35 directors champion their favourite overlooked or critically savaged gems. Among these guilty pleasures. almost-masterpieces. and undeniable classics in need of revival are unsung noirs (Murder by Contract)..
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Fifteen years after its original publication comes a thoroughly revised edition of the Evangelical Dictionary of Theology. Every article from the original edition has been revisited..
The anticipation. joy. challenges and rewards of parenthood. captured by "Happy" artist Mies van Hout. From longing and expecting. via marvelling and nursing. to listening and eventually letting go - Mies van Hout has created a picture book that will conjure a lasting smile on the face of every parent and parent-to-be..
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Winner of the 2014 Blue Lynx Prize The poems in Elephant Raga are strange and lyrical stories. jokes. heart breaking truths. and existential meditations. Their amazing energy and freshness makes every page an adventure and a delight..
In a world of organizations that are in constant change. scholars have long sought to understand and explain how they change. This book introduces research methods that are specifically designed to support the development and evaluation of organizational process theories..
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Covering all the core skills you will need to help you make the most of your university course. "The Ultimate Study Skills Handbook" is your key to success. This is the handbook of techniques..
The numbers speak for themselves. More than 50 million Americans suffer from high blood pressure--and yet despite the billions we spend on medication. the death rate from high blood pressure has risen 36 percent in the past decade..
Philosophers have gradually accepted axiology as one branch of philosophy. As a basic category belonging to axiology and philosophy. "value" is the general abstraction of concrete value formation in various fields including utility..
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