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The Sickness

“Blood is a terrible gossip, it tells everything.”Dr. Miranda is faced with a tragedy: his father has been diagnosed with terminal cancer and has only a few weeks to live. He is also faced with a dilemma: How does one tell his father he is dying?Ernesto Duran, a patient of Dr. Miranda’s, is convinced he is sick. Ever since he...

06.12.2016

Never Give Up, Vol. 7

Never Give Up! (ネバギバ!, Neba Giba!?) is a shōjo manga by Hiromu Mutou. The story is about a girl named Kiri, who poses as a male model in order to protect her childhood love, a boy named Tohya. Kiri has always looked masculine, inheriting the looks of her fashion-model father. Tohya, on the other hand, has always...

06.12.2016

Construction and Assessment of Classification Rules

The author has written an accessible book presenting the central issues and placing particular emphasis on comparison, performance assessment and how to match method to application. He reviews the different approaches and guides researchers (and the huge class of users and potential users) to suitable classes of techniques. He points the way to...

06.12.2016

Baghdad Ablaze

Following the liberation of Iraq in 2003, why are Iraqis still fighting? To extinguish the fires that burn in Iraq, one must discover why it is ablaze, what would move Iraqi politicians to put out the fires, and what would induce Iraq’s neighbors to quench the flames. So, what are the causes of violence in Iraq? First, the occupation of Iraq...

06.12.2016

Total Defense

Have you ever disarmed a knife wielding attacker? Looked down the barrel of a gun? Been attacked by two or three thugs at the same time? Carjacked? Sucker-punched? Clubbed? Loren W. Christensen and Mark Mireles have. With over 50 years of law enforcement experience between them, they've been on the receiving end of nearly every kind of street...

06.12.2016

Theologia Summi Boni / Abhandlung über Die Göttliche Einheit Und Dreieinigkeit. Tractatus De Unitate Et Trinitate Divina

Peter Abelard was the preeminent philosopher of the twelfth century and perhaps the greatest logician of the middle ages. During his life he was equally famous as a poet and a composer, and might also have ranked as the preeminent theologian of his day had his ideas earned more converts and less condemnation. In all areas Abelard was brilliant,...

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Paperback Mar-1999

Alain LeRoy Locke(1886-1954) was an American educator, writer, and philosopher, who is best remembered as the chief interpreter of the Harlem Renaissance.Locke graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard University in 1907 and was the first black Rhodes Scholar. He studied at Oxford and the University of Berlin, then received a Ph.D. in...

06.12.2016

Joseph Stalin and the Soviet Union

A young adult biography of Russian Premier Joseph Stalini

06.12.2016

Midnight Lover (Forever Vampires #5)

Rosemary Laurey’s newest novel is a wickedly delicious tale of love, lust, and the otherworldly with a decidedly sexy twist...There Are Beings Worse Than Vampires...Vampire Toby Wise knows there is a spy in his organization. He thinks Laura Fox, the beautiful nurse who looks after the invalid founder of Connor Corp., is one. But...

06.12.2016

Affluence and Authority

Provides a wide-ranging, well-informed, and accessible interpretation of British social history during a century of profound and unprecedented, economic, political, cultural, demographic and ideological upheaval.

06.12.2016

Doria Shafik, Egyptian Feminist

Cynthia Nelson brings to life a bold and gifted Egyptian of the mid-twentieth century who helped define what it means to be a modern Arab woman. Doria Shafik (1908-1975), an Egyptian feminist, poet, publisher, and political activist, participated in one of her country's most explosive periods of social and political transformation. During the '40s...

06.12.2016

First Part of the Royal Commentaries of the Yncas by the Ynca Garcillasso de La Vega

Sir Clements Robert Markham KCB FRS was a British geographer, explorer and writer. He was secretary of the Royal Geographical Society (RGS) between 1863 and 1888, and later served as the Society's president for a further 12 years. In the latter capacity he was mainly responsible for organising the National Antarctic Expedition of 1901–04, and for...

06.12.2016

Circus

Against the enthralling background of the Big Top, three circus children - Dominic, Julius and Maria - pit their wits against a gang of ruthless villains.In a desperate race against time, and with the future of the circus at stake, the three youthful detectives set out to discover the identity of the gang's mysterious accomplice. Who was...

06.12.2016

The Queen Jade

The secret history of an empire The mythical power of a stone The quest to solve the legend of ... The Queen JadeFor centuries, explorers and scholars of the New World have been captivated by a legend involving the tragic life of a King, a Witch, and a giant blue jade stone whose beauty is intoxicating -- a stone whose possessor is...

06.12.2016

Middle East

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherLonely Planet Middle East is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch the sun set over the Petra tombs, marvel at the towering Pyramids of Giza, or wander the...

06.12.2016

Falskmyntarna

This is subtle metafiction since one of the main characters is a writer and the nature of Gide's The Counterfeiters is intellectual, bohemian, philosophical and of its time - for example, Freudian techniques used on a boy are exposited upon and discussed. It follows various people of a social milieu, from schoolboys to new school-leavers,...

06.12.2016

W.A. Mozart, Le Nozze Di Figaro

Le nozze di Figaro (1786) was Mozart's first mature opera buffa. It was also the first of his three major collaborations with the librettist Lorenzo da Ponte. Unlike Don Giovanni (1787) and Cosi fan tutte (1790), Figaro has few obvious problems, and even if it is not without flaws, it nevertheless contains a remarkable mixture of all those...

06.12.2016

Dragon Man

But divorce seemed so final...Ruark Lencioni, born in the Year of the Dragon--the Chinese zodiac's greatest celestial power--was back in Singapore. And the instant Katrin saw him again, she knew exactly why she'd fallen in love with him, why she hadn't recovered from their breakup.Butthe divorce had come through almost a year ago,...

06.12.2016

Learn Webdesign Using Drupal Open Source Software

This book will teach you how to design your website from the scratch with Drupal open source software. Be it a personal or professional website for your business. From registering your domain name to choosing a hosting platform, we take you on a journey in web design from the point of view of a newbie. It is the product of over 13 years...

06.12.2016

Ex Convict

Hope Manson ruled her school senior year. When a girl in her class, Jenny, spreads a rumor about Hope, an attempt of getting even ends with Jenny dead and Hope in prison for man-slaughter. Six years later, she is let out with one goal in mind- to make a difference.A difference for Jenny.Hope will be anything but selfish.Wes Styles...

06.12.2016

International Who's Who in Poetry 2004

The 12th edition of the International Who's Who in Poetry is a comprehensive guide to the leading lights and freshest talent in poetry in 2004. Containing biographies of more than 4000 contemporary poets world-wide, this reference work provides international coverage.

06.12.2016

Calgary Cavalcade From Fort To Fortune

John Walter Grant MacEwan, best known as Grant MacEwan (August 12, 1902 – June 15, 2000) was a farmer, Professor at the University of Saskatchewan, Dean of Agriculture at the University of Manitoba, the 28th Mayor of Calgary and both a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) and the ninth Lieutenant Governor of Alberta, Canada.MacEwan...

06.12.2016

Hizb'allah in Lebanon

The abduction of Western citizens by Hizb'Allah was motivated either by internal organisational requirements or in alignment with Syrian and Iranian interests, and mechanisms for the resolution of the hostage-crisis were subject to continuous interaction between Hizb'Allah, Iran, and Syria influenced by internal Lebanese, regional, and...

06.12.2016

Smithereens

I had high hopes for this book when it first came out snatching it from the shelves and reading it with instant vigor.It turned out that my anticipation perhaps ruined the book for me.As a Micallef fan I did find this book to be fun and very much 'him' at times, while it was also some what disjointed and very much a hit and miss...

06.12.2016

Andor Weininger

This book presents 34 works by Weininger, a Bauhaus student whose stage designs were essential to theater experiments at the famed art and design school.

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学園キノ 5 (Gakuen Kino, #5)

Pen name of Keiichi Shigusawa (時雨沢恵一).

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Are You Burnt Out with Acid Reflux - 7 Ways to Put Out the Fire!

Do you have heartburn?Frequent occurrences may indicate a health issue related to acid reflux and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). This report provides useful information about the condition and it's health implications.

06.12.2016

Akrasia, la Voleuse d'Instants

A temple in disrepair looms out of the mist. As you approach, you notice that the debris results not so much from ruin as disinterest. It appears that grandiose plans have disolved due to insufficient money, time or will.It seems a shame; the structure could have been so beautiful. A nagging thought crosses your mind. Could this be the work of...

06.12.2016

Temporary Friends

In this novel of Nashville, local author Alan Clark paints a portrait of history, murder, comedy, competition, and friendship among four strangers who become temporary friends on the canvas of Music City.

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Loosestrife

In this tenth collection, Stephen Dunn turns his "wise, well-practiced eye" (Library Journal) on an America growing ever more stringent with its daily mercies. Not content merely to observe the world, Dunn's stance is always dual, complicit. And as he navigates through each paradox of his moral and aesthetic and erotic selves, this poet,...

06.12.2016

Apex Magazine Issue 5

Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month.We are a 2012 Hugo Award nominee for Best Semiprozine!Our first all international SF issue! Guest edited by Lavie...

06.12.2016

The Big Trip

What could be more fun than a big trip?Pig can't wait to go, but Goat is worried.How will Pig get there?Bicycles are unsteady, horses can throw you off.Cars can break down and trains get stuck in tunnels.A trip can be no vacation at all...but leave it to Pig to send Goat's worries packing and turn tricky travel into smooth sailing!Valeri Gorbachev...

06.12.2016

Archie Day By Day

Archie, Jughead, Betty, Veronica, Reggie- this magical combination of personalities and character types comprise a template for ensemble comedy that has been imitated and homaged ad infinitum. Not only has Archie's popularity endured since his debut in Pep Comics #22, 1941, but his brand of humor grew beyond the confines of the comic book page...

06.12.2016

The Innocents Abroad/Roughing It (Complete Travel Books, Vol 1) (Complete Travel Books, Vol 1)

Author: Samuel "Mark Twain" ClemensTitle: The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrims' ProgressPublication Date: 1869I own this edition but I read The Innocents Abroad as it appears in The Oxford Mark Twain collection. Why? Because it has pictures. More on that later. This...

06.12.2016

Killing for Keeps (DCI Kate Daniels, #5)

The next gripping novel by Mari Hannah.THEY KNOW HE'S COMING. Two brothers from the same criminal family die within hours of each other, five miles apart, one on the edge of a Newcastle industrial estate, the other in a busy A & E department of a local hospital, unseen by the triage team. Both victims have suffered horrific injuries....

06.12.2016

The Case for the Resurrection

The Case for the Resurrection, a ninety-six-page booklet from bestselling author Lee Strobel, provides new evidence that shines a fresh light on the Bible's most important story---the resurrection.Whether you're a pastor, layperson, student, parent, or grandparent ... leading up to the Easter holiday season is a time when millions of people are...

06.12.2016

The Story of Christmas

Stephanie Jeffs employs the storyteller's drama, using narrative and dialogue in a straightforward way, in a tone that is reverent but not overly sentimental. She recounts the story of Christmas to children as though they had never heard it before. John Haysom's watercolor illustrations are wonderful. The artist uses a wide variety of scenes--from...

06.12.2016

Web Privacy with P3p

Web site developers balance their need to collect information about users with their obligation to show respect for their users' privacy. The Platform for Privacy Preferences Project, or P3P, has emerged as a technology that may satisfy the wishes of both parties.Developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), P3P gives users more...

06.12.2016

Hoffmanns Werke. Kritisch-historische und erläuterte Ausgabe. Band 1

German Biedermeier poet and novelist.Eduard Friedrich Mörike (Ludwigsburg, 8 September 1804 – 4 June 1875 in Stuttgart) was a German romantic poet. He studied Theology at the Seminary of Tübingen, and followed the ecclesiastical career, becoming a Lutheran pastor. In 1834 he was appointed pastor of Cleversulzbach near Weinsberg,...

06.12.2016

Egg to Bee

Twin Text: The Very Greedy Bee by Steve Small @ 2007Rational:The fiction text, The Very Greedy Bee is a well loved story by many students. It is also a great introduction to bees, which belong to the insect group. In first grade we study insects and bees are a common known insect students are interested in. After reading the fiction...

06.12.2016

Content Curation

Savvy Internet consumption starts here! Teachers and students are constantly inundated with information. From Twitter hashtags to online communities, this handy guide will help you to find, store, and share the best information and resources found on the web today – and teach your students to do the same....

06.12.2016

Lassoed

From the moment Billie Rae Rasmussen crashes into him, Tanner Chisholm realizes he is on a collision course with destiny. As Whitehorse's cowboy with a heart of gold, there is no way he could overlook the fear that shadows her eyes. Something has her running scared, but now that she is in his protective arms he intends to keep her safe.Billie...

06.12.2016

How A-CET Came to Ethiopia

The story of how A-CET came to Ethiopia via David Stables' Autobiography endorsed by Sir Bob Geldof.

06.12.2016

All Time Favorite Cole Porter Songs

This book covers the songs of one of America's all-time greatest composers, Cole Porter. Titles are: Anything Goes * Begin the Beguine * Don't Fence Me In * Find Me a Primitive Man * I Get a Kick Out of You * Just One of Those Things * Let's Do It (Let's Fall In Love) * Love for Sale * Night and Day * What Is this Thing Called Love? * You Do...

06.12.2016

The Death of Outrage

In this new, updated edition of a book heralded as a clarion call to the nation's conscience, William Bennett asks why we see so little public outrage in the fade of the evidence of deep corruption within Bill Clinton's administration. The Death of Outrage examines the Monica Lewinsky scandal as it unfolded, from Clinton's denials that he...

06.12.2016

Still Jim

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this...

06.12.2016

Mordre Le Bouclier

PRIX UTOPIALES EUROPÉEN 2012PRIX ELBAKIN 2012 du meilleur roman de FantasyCastel de Broe, six mois ont passé depuis la mort de Noalle et Chien du heaume, anéantie par la perte de ses doigts, s'abîme dans la contemplation de sa griffe de fer, cadeau de Regehir le forgeron. Bréhyr entend lui redonner vie et...

06.12.2016

Malaikat Jatuh dan Cerita-Cerita Lainnya

Beppu, manusia bersayap yang cacat.Sayapnya yang hanya sebelah tidak dapat mengangkatnya terbang meniti angin.Louissa Manna, seorang ibu berusia ratusan tahun. Dia telah memakan jantung manusia bersayap untuk mendapatkan hidup abadi.Pada pertemuan mereka yang dipenuhi oleh kekejaman, Beppu dan Manna berjuang mempertahankan kewarasan,...

06.12.2016

Black World

Never Reprinted Before, the SF Pulp Magazine Classic of a Female Space Pirate! A huge hit with readers when it was first serialized in Amazing Stories during the early 1940s, Golden Age pulp editor and author Raymond A. Palmer's masterwork mixes romance, interplanetary conflict, space piracy, and exotic alien worlds into the unique blend...

06.12.2016

God's House

In anger, Bertrande is a bad mother who does not want her baby. But the child thrives, grow, and as a woman, melds the anger, in lust and mystical rhythm of her sexIn God's house, Lily mourns her mother's painful death, and her exploration of a crumbling house, plumbs the depths pf absence.Michèle Roberts's stories, both set in...

06.12.2016

Love of the World

The wider worldFor the fan of John McGahern who has grown used to his constant focus on a specific time and place, it is refreshing to read his thoughts on the wider world, if only London or Newcastle, Paris or Morocco. But it is his thoughts on writing that are the most satisfying here, and his reviews of other writers work from Flaubert to...

06.12.2016

Jane Austen

Over the past 200 years — although never more than in recent decades — Jane Austen's sharp and witty novels have delighted a diverse and devoted international readership. With scant information about her life available, fans have a bottomless hunger for details about the woman behind the work. Jane Austen feeds that appetite with...

06.12.2016

Rough Crossings

Rough Crossings turns on a single huge question: if you were black in America at the start of the Revolutionary War, whom would you want to win? In response to a declaration by the last governor of Virginia that any rebel-owned slave who escaped and served the King would be emancipated, tens of thousands of slaves -- Americans who clung...

06.12.2016

Centralized Enforcement, Legitimacy and Good Governance in the EU

Article 226 EC is the central mechanism of enforcement in the EC Treaty, and has remained unchanged since the original Treaty of Rome. It provides the European Commission, as guardian of the Treaty, with a broad power of policing Member States’ conduct. Article 226 has been traditionally characterised as an arena of secretive negotiation...

06.12.2016

Play the French, 3rd

After the immense success of the first two editions, the chess world has been anticipating the next instalment with baited breath... and now the wait is over! Once again this is a fully revised edition of John Watson's classic Play the French, providing Black with a complete repertoire in the French Defence, one of the most strategically...

06.12.2016

Men-ipulation (The Men Wars, #1)

Men-ipulation, Book One of The Men Wars, is dark, dangerous, dramatic and funny as it follows Monica Sarli's lifelong battle with men, sex and Heroin addiction. More can happen to Monica in one week than most people experience in a year, from facing down psychopathic drug dealers to the FBI threatening to put her in the Witness Protection Program...

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Forced to Serve

John thinks he's just gotten lucky with a group of very beautiful women, waking up the next day to discover his freedom has ended, and he's now being tortured and indoctrinated into a world of very strict female dominants. As he gets dragged deeper and deeper into this society of femdoms, he begins to discover information about this secretive...

06.12.2016

Means of Escape from Fire

The provision of an adequate means of escape from fire is fundamental to the design of new buildings and to the alteration, change of use or extension of existing buildings. It is essential that means of escape are considered at the earliest stage of a project as mistakes are very expensive to correct later in the design. There is a great deal of...

06.12.2016

Epigenetics

Illuminating the processes and patterns that link genotype to phenotype, epigenetics seeks to explain features, characters, and developmental mechanisms that can only be understood in terms of interactions that arise above the level of the gene. With chapters written by leading authorities, this volume offers a broad integrative survey of...

06.12.2016

Probing the Limits of Representation

Can the Holocaust be compellingly described or represented? Or is there some core aspect of the extermination of the Jews of Europe which resists our powers of depiction, of theory, of narrative? In this volume, 20 scholars probe the moral, epistemological and aesthetic limits of an account or portrayal of the Nazi horror.

06.12.2016

Yard Work

The only thing left of Rose Lavelle was a pink shoe with a drop of blood on it. Bedminster, NJ detective Lou Bentley had always suspected her husband, Frank, but what was the motive?Then, Bentley is called to the Lavelle place by an angry neighbor. Frank Lavelle has developed a bizaare obsession with a tangle of weeds growing from a messy...

06.12.2016

Out of the Dark

A New York Times Bestseller. Street artist Jade remembers little of her childhood except for the time she spent under the ruthless control of a cult leader, a time marked by terrible abuse and suffering. For the fifteen years since she escaped his grasp, she has survived by living on the streets and never putting down...

06.12.2016

Jury Duty

Steven is used to working from home and setting his own schedule, so fulfilling his civic duty by participating in jury duty is getting on his last nerve. But on the morning the trial is set to begin, Steven catches the eye of an adorable bailiff named Mike. A chance meeting at lunch gets the two men talking, and they realize they have more in...

06.12.2016

Alien Arrival

Aliens are among us already and their activities have increased enormously with the arrival of the new millennium. Journey with the author as he examines human/extraterrestrial interaction from ancient times to the present. Sightings, contact, and abduction cases are all considered, as well as a detailed study of the evidence for life on other...

06.12.2016

Flip the Flaps

Flip the Flaps is a fun way for young children to discover the answers to questions about their favorite subjects, while also flipping the flaps and spotting the scene changes.By flipping the flaps to uncover answers to questions about how and why things go, children play an active role in discovering the...

06.12.2016

Identifying Potential Ethnic Conflict

This report outlines a process-based heuristic model for anticipating ethnic and communitarian conflict. The model is demonstrated through it's application to case studies, two retropective (Yugoslavia and South Africa) and two prospective (Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia).

06.12.2016

The Speed of Wind

Six years after her defeat and banishment from the Sandleyr, the former Fire Queen captured three hostages important to the Children of Light and the Zarder. Her ultimatum: send the Zarder and the Zarder’s Bond, or the hostages will die.A new responsibility has left Zarder Jena unable to save the Onizards she cares...

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