Pleasure Bound Selections 19

Picture of Nevertheless: A Memoir.

Nevertheless: A Memoir.

Baldwin, Alec.

He is a gifted actor who has made many popular Hollywood movies. His memoir is honest and ...

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Picture of Forecast: What Physics, Meteorology, and the Natural Sciences Can Teach Us About Economics.

Forecast: What Physics, Meteorology, and the Natural Sciences Can Teach Us About Economics.

Buchanan, Mark.

Examines how a more authentic use of some ideas and concepts coming from physics can be ve...

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Picture of Keyhole.

Keyhole.

Robinson, Doug.

The story of what happens behind the walls of a maximum security prison told by the author...

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Picture of It's in the Bag: What Purses Reveal and Conceal.

It's in the Bag: What Purses Reveal and Conceal.

Gallagher, Winifred.

The time is perfect for a short, smart purse book. The "good bag" has nudged out shoes, je...

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Picture of Masterpieces of the British Museum:The Aztec Double-Headed Serpent.

Masterpieces of the British Museum:The Aztec Double-Headed Serpent.

This alluring object is admired for its symmetry, beauty and colour. But its teeth make it...

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Picture of Miniatures in the Wallace Collection.

Miniatures in the Wallace Collection.

Duffy, Stephen and Vogtherr, Christoph Martin.

The Wallace Collection is my favourite museum in London. Of course it displays objects oth...

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Picture of Expanding Empires: Cultural Interaction and Exchange in World Societies from Ancient to Early Modern Times.

Expanding Empires: Cultural Interaction and Exchange in World Societies from Ancient to Early Modern Times.

Kasinec, Wendy F. and Polushin, Michael A. (eds.).

These essays are drawn from a variety of disciplines among the social sciences and humanit...

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Picture of The Information Continuum: Evolution of Social Information Transfer in Monkeys, Apes and Hominids.

The Information Continuum: Evolution of Social Information Transfer in Monkeys, Apes and Hominids.

King, Barbara J.

Social information transfer is a form of communication, and she focuses on this in monkeys...

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Picture of Hip-Hop Hares and Other Moments of Epic Silliness.

Hip-Hop Hares and Other Moments of Epic Silliness.

Vaughn, Bill et al.

These are hilarious, whimsical (and sometimes a bit scary) photographs, providing a chance...

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Picture of Masterpieces of the East: The Great Stupa Sculptures from Amaravati.

Masterpieces of the East: The Great Stupa Sculptures from Amaravati.

These sculptures and reliefs from Amaravati are 2,000 years old and are among the greatest...

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Picture of Kim Philby: A Story of Friendship and Betrayal.

Kim Philby: A Story of Friendship and Betrayal.

Milne, Tim.

Tim Milne, Philby's close friend since childhood and recruited by him into MI6 to be his d...

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Picture of Pigeon Guided Missiles: and 49 Other Ideas That Never Took Off.

Pigeon Guided Missiles: and 49 Other Ideas That Never Took Off.

Moore, James and Nero, Paul.

The past is littered with examples of grandiose schemes and ambitious ideas that never qui...

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Picture of Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World.

Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World.

Kidder, Tracy.

The central character of this marvelous book (this is the young adult adaption) is one of ...

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Picture of The Pencil Book: Loads of Things You Can Make or Do with a Pencil.

The Pencil Book: Loads of Things You Can Make or Do with a Pencil.

Flower, Miri.

Many of the crafts in this book can be done with pencils and paper alone, and some need a ...

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Picture of The Wonder Book of Would You Believe It?

The Wonder Book of Would You Believe It?

Golding, Harry (ed.).

A reprint of the original 1936 edition it is packed with fascinating facts about history, ...

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Picture of Peter Pan in Scarlet.

Peter Pan in Scarlet.

McCaughrean, Geraldine.

In 2004 Great Ormond Street Hospital, which owns the copyright to J.M. Barrie's Peter P...

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Picture of M'Liss Rae Hawley's Round Robin Renaissance.

M'Liss Rae Hawley's Round Robin Renaissance.

Hawley, M'Liss Rae.

The excitement of group quilts lies in the creativity of the shared experience and here th...

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Picture of Gorgeous Suppers.

Gorgeous Suppers.

Bell, Annie.

Here are over 100 recipes for the evening meal. Chapters include: Starters, Soups, Eggs ‘n...

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Picture of Olive Magazine: 101 Smart Suppers: Slick Ideas for Weeknights.

Olive Magazine: 101 Smart Suppers: Slick Ideas for Weeknights.

Grimes, Lulu (ed.).

These after-work meals can be achieved in 30 minutes or less, and they don’t use hard-to-f...

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Picture of The Reading Connection: Secrets of Better Reading for Parents, Teachers and Students.

The Reading Connection: Secrets of Better Reading for Parents, Teachers and Students.

Murray, Pamela.

Anyone, at any age, can become a better reader is the clear message in this positive, prac...

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Picture of Journey of Hope: The Back-to-Africa Movement in Arkansas in the Late 1800s.

Journey of Hope: The Back-to-Africa Movement in Arkansas in the Late 1800s.

Barnes, Kenneth C.

In the 1820s the African state of Liberia was founded as a refuge for free blacks and free...

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Picture of What Britain Has Done 1939-1945: A Selection of Outstanding Facts and Figures.

What Britain Has Done 1939-1945: A Selection of Outstanding Facts and Figures.

Overy, Richard et al.

This was originally published in 1945 by the Ministry of Information. For this reprint, Ri...

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Picture of Moctezuma Aztec Ruler.

Moctezuma Aztec Ruler.

Montezuma was a semi-divine figure who presided over a vast and politically complex empire...

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Picture of Your Chinese Horoscope for Each and Every Year.

Your Chinese Horoscope for Each and Every Year.

Somerville, Nell.

For those new to Chinese horoscopes, the Chinese Year is based on the lunar year, which st...

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