The American Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Ophthalmology

Excerpt from The American Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Ophthalmology In adopting the strictly alphabetical sequence of subject-headings it has been necessary to review for the first volume practically the whole range of the literature of Ophthalmology and its related sciences..

Horace and Morris But Mostly Dolores

Horace. Morris. and Dolores are inseparable friends . . . until they're persuaded to join separate boys- and girls-only clubs. Howe's spirited. pun-filled text and Walrod's lively collage art create a gender-bending romp with a message that never overwhelms the sheer fun of the story..

The Responsibility to Protect

After the Holocaust. the world vowed it would never again permit such mass atrocity crimes. yet many have since gone unchecked. from the killing fields of Cambodia to the machetes of Rwanda to the ongoing nightmare in Darfur..


What food is more basic. more essential and more universal than bread. Common to the diets of both rich and poor. bread is one of our oldest foods. Loaves and rolls have been found in ancient Egyptian tombs..

Black Box Thinking

What links the Mercedes Formula One team with Google. What links Dave Braisford's Team Sky and the aviation industry. What is the connection between the inventor James Dyson and the footballer David Beckham..

The Moon Was Hungry

This is a delightful collection of stories with morals to learn from and fun for all ages. Some are funny poems like "The Underpants Monster." Learn While You Read" and "It Rolled Away..

Struck by Genius

Jason Padgett was an ordinary. not terribly bright. 41-year-old working in his father's furniture shop when he was the victim of a brutal mugging outside a karaoke bar in 2002..

Java and XSLT

The power of XSLT is its ability to change the structure or format of any content that can be converted to XML. This work shows you how to use XSL transformations in Java programs ranging from stand-alone applications to servlets..

God's Word My Bedtime Bible

A simple and inviting way to spend time together every day with your child and with God. The "one minute Bible stories." perfect for bedtime reading and discussion. help your youngsters form their faith and develop an early habit of daily devotion in a warm and engaging way..

Hazelet's Journal

Hazelets Journal is a riveting Alaska Gold Rush saga that takes place in the Copper River Country 1898 to 1902. It is a remarkable true story. not only about a man and his family..

Secularism, Identity, and Enchantment (Convergences

Bringing clarity to a subject clouded by polemic. Secularism. Identity. and Enchantment" is a rigorous exploration of how secularism and identity emerged as concepts in different parts of the modern world..

Spice Necklace

While sailing around the Caribbean. Ann Vanderhoof and her husband Steve track wild oregano-eating goats in the cactus-covered hills of the Dominican Republic. gather nutmegs on an old estate in Grenada..

The Definitive Book of Branding

With the growing body of knowledge on branding. there are now more facets of branding that brand custodians need to know than ever before. A unique compilation of branding experts..

The Walking Dead Coloring Book

Explore the terrifying world of the hit AMC show like never before with the official "The Walking Dead "coloring book.

Filled with incredible line art inspired by the hit television show..

Kill Switch

A gripping account of espionage and loyalty that Booklist calls "a compact. frayed-nerves bundle of brilliance." from National Book Award Finalist Chris Lynch.All Daniel wants to do is spend one last summer with his grandfather before he moves away for college and his grandfather's dementia pulls them apart..

The Science of Being Great

The author of The Science of Getting Rich brings you The Science of Being Great. Wallace D. Wattles introduced the world to the power of positive thinking. He was a profound influence on Michael Losier and James Arthur Ray..

Supporting Language and Literacy Development in the Early Years

"Marian Whitehead's re-focused priorities of babies as powerful thinkers. the significance of non-verbal communication. the importance of language play. the roots of emergent literacy and the notion of language and education as shared community endeavours make her book the one to choose for today's world..

Lily Hates Goodbyes

This heartwarming and inspiring storybook helps children ages 2-7 thrive despite a parent's lengthy absence. Lily's daddy is deployed for about a billion days. She feels angry. sad. stubborn..

FIA Recording Financial Transactions FA1

Foundations in Accountancy (FIA) awards are entry-level. core-skill focused qualifications from ACCA. They provide flexible options for students and employers. and as official ACCA Approved Learning Provider - Content..

Taking Back My Power

BBC My Story. runner up for 'Overcoming adversity'. Infant Lena Oleary was a convict. Her 'rap sheet' was for being homeless. Imprisoned for 15 years. she suffered starvation. neglect. psychological. physical and sexual abuse..

Counting 1 to 20 (Rookie Toddler) [Board book]

Beautiful photos of adorable baby animals make it fun to learn to count from 1 to 20. Little children will want to revisit this book again and again as their skill in counting gets grows..

How Bad are Bananas?

From a text message to a war. from a Valentine's rose to a flight or even having a child. How Bad are Bananas. gives us the carbon answers we need and provides plenty of revelations. By talking through a hundred or so items..

OMG. That's Paleo?

OMG. That's Paleo. features 30 new recipes never seen before on author Juli Bauer's blog. as well as a selection of her best blog recipes..

Teaching English Language Learners

Teaching English Language Learners is the essential how-to book for teachers who have English language learners in their classrooms but have little experience or training in ESL..

New Leaf

The "New York Times" bestselling author of "Silver Thaw" returns to Mystic Creek for a new novel about a love that inspires the courage to start over and the strength to reclaim a dream..

iPad For Dummies

Brilliant. full-color guide to all things iPad - updated for iOS 6. Apple's amazing iPad continues to get better and better. and iOS 6 brings even more incredible features to the incredible iPad..

For the Time Being

For the Time Being is a pivotal book in the career of one of the greatest poets of the twentieth century. W. H. Auden had recently moved to America. fallen in love with a young man to whom he considered himself married..

T.J. and the Winning Goal (T.J.

The Parkview team are off to compete in the Regional Championship tournament. but their striker is in trouble. The team is improving all the time. but Tulsi. once the star..

Taking Care

Modern medical science has been an unrivaled benefactor of humankind-providing cures for terrible diseases. palliative care for the sick and suffering. and longer and healthier lives for the vast majority of us..

Mouse Noses on Toast

'I will have the colourful parrot soup.' the lady said. 'with extra beaky bits.' 'And I.' said her husband. 'will have mouse noses on toast.' The waiter flipped open his notebook and wrote this down..

Nothing Changes Until You Do

After three years of living his dream as a professional baseball pitcher. Mike Robbins had an arm injury that benched him for good. and when this happened. everything changed..

The American Revolution

In 1776 the thirteen American colonies initiated what became known as the American Revolution. but many of the Founding Fathers believed the real American revolution was the revolution in ideas that had preceded the war..

The Modern Novel

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important. and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact..

Sisi : Empress on Her Own

"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER For readers of Philippa Gregory. Paula McLain. and Daisy Goodwin comes a sweeping and powerful novel byAllison Pataki. "Sisi" tells the little-known story of Empress Elisabeth of Austria-Hungary..

Train Up a Child

"Train Up a Child" explores how private schools in Old Order communities reflect and perpetuate church-community values and identity. Here. Karen M. Johnson-Weiner asserts that the reinforcement of those values among children is imperative to the survival of these communities in the modern world..

Popular Performer Great American Songbook

Some of the most famous selections from the Great American Songbook are included in this collection. These classic favorites. masterfully arranged by Dan Coates for advanced piano. sound rich and full and will delight audiences as well as provide hours of enjoyment for hobbyists..

Scaling Concepts in Polymer Physics

The first stage of the physics of long. flexible chains was pioneered by eminent scientists such as Debye. Kuhn. Kramers. and Flory. who formulated the basic ideas. In recent years..

A Practical Guide to Kinesiology Taping

This book is a must for any physical therapist involved in the treatment of patients. athletes. or indeed anyone who may present with any type of sports related injury. albeit peripheral limbs. trunk and/or cervical spine pain..

Living Well in a Nursing Home

While life in a nursing home is rarely considered a first choice. at times it's the best choice. Still. the decision to put a loved one in a home is incredibly difficult. This book concentrates on the positive aspects of nursing homes and offers strategies for identifying the best facilities..

The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas

This book is from the publishers of "The Unofficial Guide[registered] to Walt Disney World[registered]". "A Tourist s Best Friend." - "Chicago Sun Times". "Indispensable" - "The New York Times"..

The Fourth Gospel

Rescuing John's Gospel from Its Creedal CaptivityJohn Shelby Spong. bestselling author and popular proponent of a modern. scholarly. and authentic Christianity..

Sea Wolf (Axel Storm)

Axel Storm's parents are rock stars - and they just want Axel to be a normal boy. But when he goes to stay with his crazy uncles. Axel always ends up stealing the show...Axel has always wanted to sail the high seas..

Adobe InDesign CS6 Classroom in a Book

Creative professionals seeking the fastest. easiest. most comprehensive way to learn InDesign CS6 choose Adobe InDesign CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team. The 16 project-based lessons show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working with InDesign CS6..

Life 1: Student Book

National Geographic Learning brings the world to your classroom with Life. a six-level integrated-skills series that develops fluency in American English. Through an exploration of real world content from National Geographic presented through stunning images..

Vegetarian (Easy Eats)

"Like handy little notebooks. the Easy Eats series of titles. each containing more than 100 easy. everyday recipes. are made to be well handled and well loved..


The past few years have held more surprises than part-angel Clara Gardner could ever have anticipated. The one thing she can no longer deny is that she was never meant to live a normal life..

War of the Worlds Digital Guide

Thirty-five reproducible activities per guide reinforce basic reading and comprehension skills while teaching high-order critical thinking. Also included are teaching suggestions..

Atlas of Histology

Atlas of Histology: With Functional and Clinical Correlations is a brand-new atlas that provides students a practical. clinically oriented source of fundamental histology..

College Admissions (Current Controversies

Each anthology is composed of a wide spectrum of primary sources written by many of the foremost authorities in their respective fields. This unique approach provides students with a concise view of divergent opinions on each topic..

Images of the West

Two organisations have collaborated in this beautifully produced book: Images of Africa in Denmark and Baobab Books in Zimbabwe. Images of Africa is one of the world's largest festivals of African art and culture..

The Sushi Lover's Cookbook

If you think sushi is all about raw fish. then you've only seen the tip of the riceberg. Top-quality. ocean-fresh fish - actually called sashimi - is used in some sushi recipes. but by no means all of them..

Cloud Enterprise Architecture

Cloud Enterprise Architecture examines enterprise architecture (EA) in the context of the surging popularity of Cloud computing. It explains the different kinds of desired transformations the architectural blocks of EA undergo in light of this strategically significant convergence..

Handbook of Forensic Drug Analysis

The Handbook of Forensic Drug Analysis provides in-depth. up-to-date methods and results of forensic drug analyses. Chapters written by leading researchers in the field discuss the various forms of the drug as well as the origin and nature of samples..

Rise and Rise of Imbecile Lawyers

"The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself." - Charles Dickens The legal trade is a very broad church (too broad) that admits geniuses and intellectual peasants alike..

The Night Before First Grade

This humorous take on Clement Moore's classic tale--starring a girl excited to start the new school year with her best friend--offers reassurance to help all first-graders through their own back-to-school jitters..

One-Punch Man, Vol. 5

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

To stop a Demon-level crisis..

Full Moon

The thought of being cooped up in Blandings Castle with Clarence. the Earl of Emsworth. the perennially youthful Galahad and with the Earl's younger son. Freddie Threepwood. openly appalled Colonel Wedge..


When Mommy decides to surprise Cassie with a newly painted bedroom. Marley wants to help. But by the time he's done. the messy dog is in need of a little help himself..

Dark Flame

In Noel's most darkly seductive Immortals novel yet. Ever fights for control of her body. her soul--and the timeless true love she's been chasing for centuries..

Dyslexia Screening

refers to difficulty developing accurate and or fluent word recognition. along with poor spelling and decoding abilities. These problems are believed to arise from a neurological predisposition rather than instructional shortcomings..

El Cielo Ha Vuelto [Spanish]

Patricia es una joven modelo de pasarela cuya vida parece marcada por el exito. En un vuelo de trabajo conoce a Viviana. su companera de asiento. que le advierte que tenga cuidado porque alguien de su entorno desea su muerte..

Advances in Multimedia Information Processing - PCM 2002

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third IEEE Pacific Rim Conference on Multimedia. PCM 2002. held in Hsinchu. Taiwan in December 2002. The 154 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 224 submissions..

Yoshimasa and the Silver Pavilion

Yoshimasa may have been the worst shogun ever to rule Japan. He was a failure as a soldier. incompetent at dealing with state business. and dominated by his wife. But his influence on the cultural life of Japan was unparalleled..

Idea Work

What does it take to find oil in an area where many have tried. but failed. What does it take to design buildings that become prize-winning cultural landmarks. And what can the best architects..

Grace Makes It Great

When Grace learns that her grandparents' bakery might be closing after 30 years. she's crushed. She can't imagine her life. or her hometown. without the bakery. And how can her own business survive if the one that inspired her cannot..

Re-imaging Death and Dying

Apprehension - some might call it an outright fear - surrounds the efforts to investigate. analyse. or discuss the inescapably profound experiences of dying and death..

Through the Wall

An uplifting memoir of resilience and strength from ex-Premier of Queensland. Anna Bligh. Anna Bligh knows something about hard knocks and high walls. She was raised by a single mother in the working class Gold Coast..

A Manual of the Chaldee Language

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. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits..

Ward on the Line

For over a decade from the 1970s. Railnews. the in-house magazine of British Railways - included in its monthly issues a topical cartoon penned under the name Ward. Whilst individual humour is of course subjective..

The Odes of John Keats

Helen Vendler widens her exploration of lyric poetry with a new assessment of the six great odes of John Keats and in the process gives us. implicitly. a reading of Keats's whole career..

Sixty-One Nails

A dark magic will be unleashed by the Untainted...Unless a new hero can be found. The smarter. faster brother to Neil Gaiman's "Neverwhere" has arrived..

Dream Again

The inspiring story of Isaiah Austin. the man who captured our hearts when he was made the honorary NBA draft pick after a shocking diagnosis ended his professional basketball career before he could even step onto the court..

Easy Guitar Big Book

Alfred's Guitar Big Book series presents the best songs of each decade and each genre in complete note-for-note guitar tab transcriptions. Most books in the series are well over 250 pages and contain 30 to 40 or more songs each..

Reptiles and Amphibians of the Colorado Plateau

A guide featuring 49 of the most commonly encountered reptiles and amphibians native to the Colorado Plateau region of the southwestern United States. Some of the rare and more unique species are included to underscore the biological importance of this interesting biome..

Watercress Tuna and the Children of Champion Street

This classic Kiwi treasure is the story of a tuna (or eel. in English) who leaves his creek and visits the children of Champion Street. As he visits each one. they pull something out of his mouth: Kelehia gets a kie..

Snowmen at Work

If you were a snowman. what job would you choose. Ten years ago. on the publication of "Snowmen at Night." we discovered the secret lives of snowmen. While we humans sleep..

Sweetheart Travellers

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important. and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact. and remains as true to the original work as possible..

This Way of Life

The children are brought up to respect nature. their horses and each other. Regardless of their lack of material wealth. they never lose sight of the magic in everyday tasks - collecting eggs..

Youth Work Ethics

What does it mean to practice youth work ethically. How does ethical theory relate to the youth work profession. What are the moral dilemmas confronting youth workers today..

Flying Dinosaurs

The discovery of stunning. feathered dinosaur fossils coming out of China since 2006 suggest that these creatures were much more bird-like than paleontologists previously imagined. Further evidence-bones..

Yuck's Amazing Underpants

The gross-out antics of these two Yuck adventures take disgusting to a new level. Includes "Yuck's Amazing Underpants" and "Yuck's Scary Spider." Illustrations..

Reading, Writing, and Proving

This book. which is based on Polya's method of problem solving. aids students in their transition from calculus (or precalculus) to higher-level mathematics. The book begins by providing a great deal of guidance on how to approach definitions..

Tiny Light Booklight - Grey

Not only is this the most fashion-conscious book light on the market but it's surely the trimmest. Now there's no need to stop reading when the sun goes down. just clip it onto the back cover of your book..

The Societal Burden of Child Abuse

Research into the effects of child abuse has experienced an explosion over the last few decades. resulting in a far more wide-ranging understanding of this grave societal problem..

Draw 500 Things from Nature

A new fun format for Quarry's best-selling 20 Ways to Draw a Tree and 44 Other Nifty Things from Nature. this cute chunky volume features 500 inspirational illustrations in a perfect small size for drawing on the go..

Shoot to Kill

BEFORE THE MAN BECAME THE LEGEND. BEFORE THE BOY BECAME THE MAN. Lights. Camera. Murder. Young Bond is back in his most action-packed. explosive adventure yet- something terrible is happening in Tinseltown ..

The Proverbs 31 Woman

THE PROVERBS 31 WOMAN If You Are Seriously Interested In Becoming The "Uncommon Woman." This Book Unlocks Her Secrets And Examines The Qualities That Make Her So Remarkable..

The Adventurer

This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced. affordable price..

Castles (Beginners)

Who lived in a castle. and what was it like. Children can find out the answers to these questions and lots more about the wonderful world of castles in this informative book..

I Nearly Died Laughing

Guaranteed to make everybody laugh. and with an introduction by the renowned Stephen Fry. this collection of hilarious cartoons is an insight into the darkly comic world of one of the UK's leading cartoonists..

Big Mal

Malcolm Allison is one of the most controversial figures of the last half-century of English football. Leader of the famed 'West Ham Academy'. his playing career was cut short by the loss of a lung to tuberculosis..

The Principles Of Pleading And Practice In Civil Actions In The High Court Of Justice

Originally published in 1912. Contents include: Table of Cases Cited - Table of Statutes Cited - Table of Rules and Orders Cited - An Action At Law - Matters to be Considered before Writ - Indorsement on Writ - Procedure Under Order XIV - Proceeding to Trial Without Pleadings - Summons for Directions - Pleadings - Material Facts - Certainty - Answering Your Opponent's Pleading - Attacking Your Opponent's Pleading - Statement of Claim - Defence - Set-Off and Counterclaim - Reply Etc..