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Changes in the Land
Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

Changes in the Land


by William Cronon
  • Release Date : 2011-04-01
  • Genre: History

Winner of the Francis Parkman Prize Changes in the Land offers an original and persuasive interpretation of the changing circumstances in New England's plant and animal communities that occurred with the shift from Indian to European dominance. With the tools of both historian and ecologist, Cronon constructs an interdisciplinary analysis of how the land and the people influenced one another, and how that complex web of relationships shaped New England's communities....

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The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat  And Other Clinical Tales
Score: 3.5
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The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat And Other Clinical Tales


by Oliver Sacks
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Presents a series of stories about men and women who, representing both medical and literary oddities, raise fundamental questions about the nature of reality...

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Moveable Feast  The Restored Edition
Score: 4
From 117 Ratings

Moveable Feast The Restored Edition


by Ernest Hemingway
  • Release Date : 2014-05-22
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Published posthumously in 1964, A Moveable Feast remains one of Ernest Hemingway's most beloved works. Since Hemingway's personal papers were released in 1979, scholars have examined and debated the changes made to the text before publication. Now this new special restored edition presents the original manuscript as the author prepared it to be published. Featuring a personal foreword by Patrick Hemingway, Ernest's sole surviving son, and an introduction by the editor and grandson of the author, Seán Hemingway, this new edition also includes a number of unfinished, never-before-published Paris sketches revealing experienc...

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The I Heart Naptime Cookbook

The I Heart Naptime Cookbook


by Jamielyn Nye
  • Release Date : 2016-09-06
  • Genre: Cooking

More than 100 inspiring recipes and crafts to cook, bake, and create during that precious hour known as naptime. Every parent knows how magical naptime is-that blissful hour when the house is quiet and you actually have a few moments to yourself. Now Jamielyn Nye, founder of the popular blog IHeartNaptime.net and mother of three, is making naptime even more delicious with her highly anticipated first cookbook. With millions of visitors a month, I Heart Naptime has become a favorite online destination for readers who can't get enough of Nye's easy, kid-pleasing recipes and adorable crafts. From Fluffy Buttermilk Biscuits to...

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Practical Research

Practical Research


by Paul D. Leedy
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Education

Written in uncommonly engaging, lucid, and elegant prose, this book is an “understand-it-yourself, do-it-yourself” manual designed to help readers understand the fundamental structure of quality research and the methodical process that leads to genuinely significant results. It guides the reader, step-by-step, from the selection of a problem to study, through the process of conducting authentic research, to the preparation of a completed report, with practical suggestions based on a solid theoretical framework and sound pedagogy. This book will show readers two things: 1) that quality research demands planning and desi...

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The Last Wish
Score: 3.5
From 40 Ratings

The Last Wish


by Andrzej Sapkowski
  • Release Date : 2010-08-19
  • Genre: Fiction

Geralt is a witcher, a man whose magic powers, enhanced by long training and a mysterious elixir, have made him a brilliant fighter and a merciless assassin. Yet he is no ordinary murderer: his targets are the multifarious monsters and vile fiends that ravage the land and attack the innocent. He roams the country seeking assignments, but gradually comes to realise that while some of his quarry are unremittingly vile, vicious grotesques, others are the victims of sin, evil or simple naivety. One reviewer said: 'This book is a sheer delight. It is beautifully written, full of vitality and endlessly inventive: its format, wit...

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Seriously   I m Kidding
Score: 3.5
From 124 Ratings

Seriously I m Kidding


by Ellen DeGeneres
  • Release Date : 2011-10-04
  • Genre: Humor

Ellen DeGeneres's winning, upbeat candor has made her show one of the most popular, resilient, and honored daytime shows on the air, and her life makes for great (and very funny) reading. Relatable, her first stand-up special in 15 years, airs on Netflix beginning December 18, 2018. "I've experienced a whole lot the last few years and I have a lot to share. So I hope that you'll take a moment to sit back, relax and enjoy the words I've put together for you in this book. I think you'll find I've left no stone unturned, no door unopened, no window unbroken, no rug unvacuumed, no ivories untickled. What I'm saying is, let us ...

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Chakra Wisdom Oracle Toolkit

Chakra Wisdom Oracle Toolkit


by Tori Hartman
  • Release Date : 2014-06-03
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

The Chakra Wisdom Oracle Toolkit guides you in opening up your intuition, removing blockages from your life, improving your relationships and realizing your highest potential. Week by week, you will explore the 49 fables, beginning with “Renewal.” This standalone book can also be used in conjunction with the Chakra Wisdom Oracle Cards. Each fable is associated with one of the major chakras and has its own shade of color. There are five days of activity per week, each requiring just fifteen minutes. On Monday, you read the fable and set your intention for the week. On Tuesday, you explore the meaning of the week’s col...

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Anthology for Musical Analysis

Anthology for Musical Analysis


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  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Music

Containing a collection of over 200 musical compositions and movements, this book offers music theory classes illustrations of chords, voice-leading techniques, and forms. It is adaptable to any theoretical approach and to any type of curriculum, including those that combine theory study with music literature and the history of musical style....

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The Lost Girls of Paris
Score: 3.5
From 51 Ratings

The Lost Girls of Paris


by Pam Jenoff
  • Release Date : 2019-01-29
  • Genre: Fiction

A New York Times Bestseller “Fraught with danger, filled with mystery, and meticulously researched, The Lost Girls of Paris is a fascinating tale of the hidden women who helped to win the war.” —Lisa Wingate, New York Times bestselling author of Before We Were Yours From the author of the runaway bestseller The Orphan’s Tale comes a remarkable story of friendship and courage centered around three women and a ring of female secret agents during World War II. 1946, Manhattan One morning while passing through Grand Central Terminal on her way to work, Grace Healey finds an abandoned suitcase tucked beneath a bench. Un...

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