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A Frequency Dictionary of French by Deryle Lonsdale (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 653 kb Overview: A Frequency Dictionary of French is an invaluable tool for all learners of French, providing a list of the 5000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on a 23-million-word corpus of French which includes written and spoken material both from France and overseas, this dictionary provides the user with detailed information for each of the 5000 entries, including English equivalents, a sample sentence, its English translation, usage statistics, and...

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If You Want to Write by Brenda Ueland (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 1.7 MB Overview: But we must try to find our True Conscience, our True Self, the very Center, for this is the only first-rate choice-making center. Here lies all originality, talent, honor, truthfulness, courage and cheerfulness. Here lies the ability to choose the good and the grand, the true and the beautiful. In her ninety-three remarkable years, Brenda Ueland published six million words. She said she had two rules she followed absolutely: to tell the truth, and not to do...

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Rigor Mortis by Richard Harris (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader 0.4 MB Overview: Named by Amazon as one of the "Best Nonfiction Books of the Month" An award-winning science journalist pulls the alarm on the dysfunction plaguing scientific research–with lethal consequences for us all American taxpayers spend $30 billion annually funding biomedical research. By some estimates, half of the results from these studies can't be replicated elsewhere-the science is simply wrong. Often, research institutes and academia emphasize publishing...

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Volition's Face by Andrew Escobedo (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 4.8MB Overview: Modern readers and writers find it natural to contrast the agency of realistic fictional characters to the constrained range of action typical of literary personifications. Yet no commentator before the eighteenth century suggests that prosopopoeia signals a form of reduced agency. Andrew Escobedo argues that premodern writers, including Spenser, Marlowe, and Milton, understood personification as a literary expression of will, an essentially energetic figure...

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Democratic Legitimacy by Pierre Rosanvallon (.ePUB)+

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Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 1.3MB Overview: It's a commonplace that citizens in Western democracies are disaffected with their political leaders and traditional democratic institutions. But in Democratic Legitimacy, Pierre Rosanvallon, one of today's leading political thinkers, argues that this crisis of confidence is partly a crisis of understanding. He makes the case that the sources of democratic legitimacy have shifted and multiplied over the past thirty years and that we need to comprehend...

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COBUILD English Grammar by Collins Cobuild (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.2MB Overview: This new edition of the Collins COBUILD English Grammar is a modern, global and learner-focussed grammar reference, aimed at learners and teachers of English. Collins COBUILD English Grammar is based on the evidence of the 4.5-billion-word Collins Corpus, and is an invaluable guide to the English language as it is written and spoken today, in all areas of the world. It has been thoroughly updated, to take into account significant changes in grammar over recent...

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France's New Deal by Philip Nord (.ePUB)(.AZW3)

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Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 1.6MB Overview: France's New Deal is an in-depth and important look at the remaking of the French state after World War II, a time when the nation was endowed with brand-new institutions for managing its economy and culture. Yet, as Philip Nord reveals, the significant process of state rebuilding did not begin at the Liberation. Rather, it got started earlier, in the waning years of the Third Republic and under the Vichy regime. Tracking the nation's evolution from the...

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Governance, New Global Disorder by Daniel Innerarity (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.2MB Overview: When we talk about globalization, we focus on its social and economic benefits. In Governance in the New Global Disorder, the political philosopher Daniel Innerarity considers its unsettling and largely unacknowledged consequences. The “opening” of different societies to new ideas, products, and forms of prosperity has introduced a persistent uncertainty, or disorder, into everyday life. Multinational corporations have weakened sovereignty. We no...

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Why French Don't Like Headscarves by John R. Bowen (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.5MB Overview: The French government's 2004 decision to ban Islamic headscarves and other religious signs from public schools puzzled many observers, both because it seemed to infringe needlessly on religious freedom, and because it was hailed by many in France as an answer to a surprisingly wide range of social ills, from violence against females in poor suburbs to anti-Semitism. Why the French Don't Like Headscarves explains why headscarves on schoolgirls caused such a...

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Career Development All-in-One by Consumer Dummies (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 5.3MB Overview: Take control of your career today Want to get ahead in the workplace? Learn new skills and increase your visibility as a leader in your company with the help of this practical, hands-on guide to professional development. You'll find new techniques for being a better leader, tips for writing better emails, rules for running more effective meetings, and much more. Plus, you'll discover how to give presentations that will keep your audience engaged and learn to be...

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Awkward: The Science of Why... by Ty Tashiro (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.2MB Overview: In the vein of Quiet and The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth comes this illuminating look at what it means to be awkward and how the same traits that make us socially anxious and cause embarrassing faux pas also provide the seeds for extraordinary success. As humans, we all need to belong. While modern social life can make even the best of us feel gawky, for roughly one in five of us, navigating its challenges is consistently overwhelming—an ongoing maze without...

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Cancer Nutrition & Recipes by Maurie Markman (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.2MB Overview: Fight cancer from the inside out Cancer treatments such as surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation can be as hard on the body as the disease itself, and detailed nutritional advice is usually not part of the program. Yet eating the right foods can actually help lessen the strength of some of the most powerful symptoms of cancer and the side effects of treatment, allowing the patient to better fight the disease. Now, Cancer Nutrition & Recipes For Dummies is your...

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The Notebooks for The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 19.7MB Overview: The central idea of The Idiot, according to its author, was "to depict a completely beautiful human being." More prosaically, the novel was intended to shore up Dostoyevsky's professional and financial state. The portrait of Prince Myshkin, a holy fool, was created in desperation amidst the squalid poverty engendered by the Russian writer's compulsive gambling. Dostoyevsky's entire future depended on the success of his next novel, which began as one story and...

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Top of Mind by John Hall (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 2.MB Overview: A game-changing framework for staying top of mind with your audience―from the No. 1 company dominating content marketing What do many successful businesses and leaders have in common? They're the first names that come to mind when people think about their particular industries. How do you achieve this level of trust that influences people to think of you in the right way at the right time? By developing habits and strategies that focus on engaging your...

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Minecraft Construction For Dummies by Adam Cordeiro (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 9MB Overview: An accessible guide that makes Minecraft construction easy There isn't anything that can't be built in Minecraft, but it can be overwhelming to figure out where to start. That's why there's Minecraft Construction For Dummies, Portable Edition. More than just a game, Minecraft consists of players using an avatar to create or destroy various types of blocks, form fantastic structures, create artwork, and do much more, all in a three-dimensional environment and...

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The 20Time Project by Kevin Brookhouser (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 227 kb Overview: To help inspire innovation and creativity, Google offers employees 20% of their time to work on a project of their choosing. Teachers who offer the same to their students can meet learning goals while creating powerful experiences that lead to increased motivation, creativity, and divergent critical thinking. This book illustrates how to develop a 20time program in middle and high schools across curricula, how to effectively communicate the rationale of the...

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Eye of the Storm by Amy Cherrix (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 17.1 MB Overview: Ten million Americans live in hurricane danger zones, but how do we know if or when to evacuate? We must predict both when a storm will strike and how strong it will be. A daring NASA earth science mission may have finally found a way to crack this hurricane code. Dr. Scott Braun is the principal investigator for the Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel mission (HS3), which flies repurposed military drone over hurricanes so that scientists can gather data....

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Rules for Revolutionaries by Becky Bond, Zack Exley (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 1.4 MB Overview: Lessons from the groundbreaking grassroots campaign that helped launch a new political revolution Rules for Revolutionaries is a bold challenge to the political establishment and the “rules” that govern campaign strategy. It tells the story of a breakthrough experiment conducted on the fringes of the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign: A technology-driven team empowered volunteers to build and manage the infrastructure to make seventy-five...

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We Do! by Jennifer Baumgardner, Madeleine M. Kunin (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 945 kb Overview: Remember when gay marriage was the easiest way to inflame an otherwise mild electorate? This volume demonstrates, through speeches, interviews, and commentary, the encouraging story of American acceptance of gay marriage and the roles that politicians--gay and straight--have played in that history. This movement began with individuals telling the truth about who they are to a world that doesn't accept them. From Supervisor Harvey Milk articulating in 1978...

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Talking to Animals by Jon Katz (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 1 MB Overview: There are so many benefits to learning how to communicate with animals. Love, trust, a spiritual connection that goes to the heart of the human-animal bond. Every time I listen to them, I learn about myself. We seem to need animals in our disconnected lives more and more, yet we understand them less and less. In Talking to Animals, New York Times bestselling author Jon Katz—who left his Manhattan life behind two decades ago for life on a farm where he is...

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Literary Excursions in Southern... by George Ellison (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 6.1 MB Overview: Extending from Roanoke to Mount Oglethorpe and bounded by the Appalachian Mountains, the Southern Highlands is one of the most diverse natural areas in North America. From beautiful flora like the Fraser magnolia to rare ecosystems such as the mountain cedar glades, the area has been an inspiration for writers and naturalists since it was first explored by William Bartram in 1775. Investigate the biology of the cloudless sulphur butterfly, whose erratic...

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Eclipse: History. Science. Awe. by Bryan Brewer (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader 42 MB Overview: Are you feeling drawn to witness the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017? Do you want to get the most out of this once-in-a-lifetime event? The third edition of ECLIPSE gives you all the information you need to prepare for an amazing experience of “total awe.” Bryan Brewer’s enduring classic – now updated with maps and details for the 2017 event – takes you on a grand, full-color pictorial tour of the history and science of eclipses. Discover...

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Ten Billion Tomorrows by Brian Clegg (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader, 700KB Overview: Science fiction is a vital part of popular culture, influencing the way we all look at the world. TV shows like Star Trek and movies from Forbidden Planet to Inception have influenced scientists to enter the profession and have shaped our futures. Science fiction doesn't set out to predict what will happen - it's far more about how human beings react to "What if?..." - but it is fascinating to see how science fiction and reality sometimes converge, sometimes...

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First Children's Encyclopedia by DK (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader, 15.7 MB Overview: Discover everything you ever wanted to know about anything with this first reference for young readers and writers. This is an inspiring and comprehensive collection of the best in the “DK First Reference” series, all gathered together in one superb volume. From prehistoric life to space travel, bacteria to the human brain help, your child discover all about the world we live in. They’ll discover how life on Earth began, how the human body...

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Writing Murder by S.M. Harding (ed) (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 218 kb Overview: Fifteen successful Midwestern authors have contributed essays on the basics of writing mystery novels to this book. Writing Murder shares their insights on fiction elements: setting, characters, point of view, dialogue, plot, and research. In addition, they offer insight on the genre, how to build suspense, point of view, the circle of openings/endings, and marketing your manuscript Genre: Non Fiction Reference > Writing, Research & Publishing Guides >...

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Dinosaur Paleobiology by Stephen L. Brusatte (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader 26 MB Overview: The study of dinosaurs has been experiencing a remarkable renaissance over the past few decades. Scientific understanding of dinosaur anatomy, biology, and evolution has advanced to such a degree that paleontologists often know more about 100-million-year-old dinosaurs than many species of living organisms. of dinosaur anatomy, biology, and evolution has advanced to such a degree that paleontologists often know more about 100-million-year-old dinosaurs than many...

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Astrophysics for People by Neil deGrasse Tyson (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader 3.66 MB Overview: The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There's no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson. But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So Tyson brings the universe down to Earth succinctly and clearly, with sparkling...

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Islamic Populism in Indonesia... by Vedi R. Hadiz (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 903 kb Overview: In a novel approach to the field of Islamic politics, this provocative new study compares the evolution of Islamic populism in Indonesia, the country with the largest Muslim population in the world, to the Middle East. Utilising approaches from historical sociology and political economy, Vedi R. Hadiz argues that competing strands of Islamic politics can be understood as the product of contemporary struggles over power, material resources and the result of...

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Writing Your Journal Article.. by Wendy Laura Belcher(.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 574 kb Overview: This is the fully functional new Kindle format of Wendy Laura Belcher's Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing Success, a revolutionary approach to enabling academic authors to overcome their anxieties and produce the publications that are essential to succeeding in their fields. Previous Kindle versions of the book had technical problems, but those were fixed and this formatted version was posted March 2016. Genre: Non...

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The Field Guide to Chickens by Pam Percy (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 18.3 MB Overview: The story of the chicken traces the interactions of cultures around the globe. From Southeast Asia 8,000 years ago, chickens spread to ancient China and Japan, the Middle East, Europe during the rise and fall of the Roman Empire, and, from there, the world. Today, chickens fuel our poultry meat and egg industry. They also inspire the time-honored tradition of poultry exhibition and, increasingly, can be found in the backyards of folks who yearn for a simpler...

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