Human Heredity in the Twentieth Century. Gausemeier Bernd This collection of essays looks at how human heredity was understood between 1900 and the late 1970s. Developments are explored across three themed sections: concepts, practices and institutions. The contributors explore the interaction of science,
Transport (Sound Pull Board Book). This book is filled with wonderful illustrations and is ideal for music-loving children. When pulling a tab, a melody starts to play to accompany the scene, so the child can dream away.
Из серии: Sound
Calendar Girl: Volume Three. Carlan A. Mia Saunders journey continues in the third wicked hot anthology of the Calendar Girl Series! In the next three months, Mia heads to Miami, Texas, and her hometown, Las Vegas.
In July, she serves as the seductress in a music video to platinum
Wisdom Stories. Wu Min Chinese classic stories have inherited and passed on the abundant historic treasury of the Chinese nation that has been accumulated over several thousand years, mirroring the politics, military affairs, culture, folk customs, prevailing moral
Why Race and Gender Still Matter: An Intersectional Approach. Intersectionality, the attempt to bring theories on race, gender, disability and sexuality together, has existed for decades as a theoretical framework. The essays in this volume explore how intersectionality can be applied to modern philosophy, as
Hound of the Baskervilles. Doyle A desolate moor, a diabolical dog, and some inbred locals—Sherlock Holmes is really up against it. With the help of his trusty sidekick Dr. Watson, Holmes pieces together a mystery that has captured the imagination of readers across the decades—all
Energy Markets. Vincent Kaminski In order to operate as a professional in this business, it is necessary to understand every layer of the industry (physical, financial, and geo-political). The energy markets represent a network of related physical, financial and credit markets,
Now I Know. Chambers Aidan Now I Know is all at once a compelling meditation on faith and religion and the difference between the two and an intense love story.
When a body is found hanging from a crane in a scrapyard, Tom sets out to investigate this strange case. Nik
Diavoleide, mini. Bulgakov Mikhail «Diavoleide (...) è un racconto scritto in modo furioso, pullula di verbi di moto, di ripetizioni martellanti, di dialoghi rapidi (...) So bene che è facile parlare con il senno di poi — di lì a tre anni, nel 1928, Bulgakov
The New Concrete. Bean Victoria The New Concrete is a long-overdue survey of the rise of concrete poetry in the digital age. The accessibility of digital text and image manipulation, modern print techniques and the rise of self-publishing have invigorated a movement that first
Chess for Kids: How to Play and Win. James R. This is the perfect introduction to chess for children from the age of seven upwards. The book contains 30 short lessons, starting with learning about the board and the pieces, then the moves of each piece in turn, then the vital concepts of check,
Soul. Carlan A. I was a dead woman.
I’d finally had a glimpse of true love, admiration, and the kind of devotion only your soulmate, your other half, could provide…until it was physically ripped away.
My stalker had me, and there was little hope I’d be
Vanished Splendor: The Colorful World of the Romanovs. A striking new coloring book depicting the richness of the last days of the Romanovs, allowing users to experience splendor, majesty, and mystery of lost Russia.
Drawing from decades of work, travel, and research in Russia, Robert Alexander has
Read My Lips. What if you could get people to listen to you in every situation? And in addition, get them to want to listen? Would that make life easier? Rhetoric is not the art of speaking – it is the art of getting others to listen.
This book does not deal with
Craft-based Design. Moritsch Stefan Interest in the practice of various forms of craftsmanship has grown in recent times. Yet, a detailed picture of the know-how connected to the manual trades is lacking. Through direct dialogue with active designers and craftspeople, this publication
Veggie Very Much. Leslie-Pringle Mirjam Shot entirely on location at Mirjam’s home in Ibiza, she has created nearly 100 beautiful recipes using the island’s luscious fruit and vegetables. Ideas for healthy and filling dishes move through the day, from nectarines with Greek yoghurt for
Icelandic Vikings. Magnússon Guðmundur When Iceland was settled around 870 it was hardly the most exciting place for Vikings: uninhabited and out of the way in the far northern ocean where there was nothing of any particular value to be found. However, there are fanciful descriptions of
The hidden people of Iceland. Gunnell Terry Through unique drawings and informative text, insight is given into the complex world of elves, goblins and hidden people, who appears to humans as much in dreams as in normal
Ethics. Beshty Walead The boundary of a contemporary art object or project is no longer thought of solely in physical terms but rather in relation to the specific social field it creates. Art has opened up to transnational networks of producers and audiences, migrating
The Doors Of Perception. This book is the final installment of the fascinating Dorothy Circus Trilogy. It features an array of artists that each encapsulates a unique approach to the subculture of Pop Surrealism. This third volume of the Trilogy gathers together all the
Cherry Blossoms. The cherry blossom is a symbol of evanescent beauty in Japan, and its soft pink colorations have been explored countless times by Japanese artists throughout history. Featuring the work of Kyoto kimono design masters, this volume offers splendid
Copyright in A Global Information Economy. Copyright in a Global Information Economy explores the full range of copyright law and its relationship to technological innovations and globalization. Written with precision and clarity, this ambitious yet manageable casebook elucidates the
Undine. Friedrich de la Motte Fouque UNDINE is the name of the water maiden whose story you will read as you turn the leaves of this little book.
Undine is beautiful as the dawn stealing across the waters, beautiful as the spray of the crystal waves.
Yet when she comes to earth she
Sticker Play Scene. Farm: Loose-leaf. Buckingham Caz Encourage imaginative play and help children learn about nature and farm life with this on-the-go activity pack.
Inside this pack is a fold-out farm scene, two colorful farm sticker sheets, and a simple identification guide to help children learn
Ilya und Emilia Kabakov - Die Utopische Stadt. Since he emigrated to the West in 1989, Ilya Kabakov (now seventy years of age) and his wife Emilia have become two of the most important »masters« of the visual arts today.
The work of the Kabakovs goes beyond any historical
The Louvre, A Tale of a Palace. Genevieve Bresc-Bautier The meaning of the word Louvre remains mysterious, with no clear explanation of its origins. Today it is closely associated with one of the most prestigious museums in the world, and enjoys a fame that somehow overshadows the tumultuous path that
What are Shadows and Reflections?. What happens when light is blocked? How can we redirect light? Readers will discover the answers to these questions and more in this fact-filled title. Readers will explore the properties of transparent, translucent, opaque, and reflective