Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton

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ISBN Code : 9780375422331
Book Author : James Gleick
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Total Pages : 303

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From one of our foremost science writers comes a portrait of the scientific mind that glimpsed more of the truth than perhaps any other and that first articulated the essence of what we know. of illustrations.

The No-Nonsense Guide to Conflict and Peace(No-Nonsense Guides)

The No-Nonsense Guide to Conflict and Peace(No-Nonsense Guides)

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ISBN Code : 9781904456421
Book Author : Helen Ware
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Total Pages : 305

The No-Nonsense Guide to Conflict and Peace(No-Nonsense Guides) Book Detail/ Review :

The twentieth century was the most bloody in history, and already conflict in this century has taken a heavy toll. Most wars are now within countries rather than between states, and often it is civilians that suffer most, especially women and children.This is an invaluable guide for students, peace groups, and activists. It examines the changing types of war, including the

One Wave at a Time

One Wave at a Time

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ISBN Code : 9781601453006
Book Author : Billy Bryan Brown
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Total Pages : 224

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A true adventure of how a scared boy, orphaned at sixteen, grew to be a dad and husband of character as he fought to survive in the wilderness of Alaska, while running from the emptiness left by his childhood loss.

Mennonite Meets Mr. Right: A Memoir of Faith, Hope, and Love(Mennonite 2)

Mennonite Meets Mr. Right: A Memoir of Faith, Hope, and Love(Mennonite 2)

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ISBN Code : 9781455502875
Book Author : Rhoda Janzen
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Total Pages : 307

Mennonite Meets Mr. Right: A Memoir of Faith, Hope, and Love(Mennonite 2) Book Detail/ Review :

At the end of her bestselling memoir Mennonite in a Little Black Dress, Rhoda Janzen had reconnected with her family roots, though her future felt uncertain. When this overeducated professor starts dating the most unlikely of men-a weight-liftin, church-goin, truck-drivin rocker named Mitch-she begins a surprising journey to faith and love. Nothing says, Lets get to k

Famine in North Korea: Markets, Aid, and Reform

Famine in North Korea: Markets, Aid, and Reform

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ISBN Code : 9780231140003
Book Author : Stephan Haggard
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Total Pages : 274

Famine in North Korea: Markets, Aid, and Reform Book Detail/ Review :

In the mid-1990s, as many as one million North Koreans died in one of the worst famines of the twentieth century. The socialist food distribution system collapsed primarily because of a misguided push for self-reliance, but was compounded by the regimes failure to formulate a quick response-including the blocking of desperately needed humanitarian relief.As households, en

Living Green: A Practical Guide to Simple Sustainability

Living Green: A Practical Guide to Simple Sustainability

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ISBN Code : 9781893910478
Book Author : Greg Horn
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Total Pages : 219

Living Green: A Practical Guide to Simple Sustainability Book Detail/ Review :

Over 85% of Americans today express concern about health and the environment, but only a small fraction say they know where to begin. Whether you are concerned about climate change, personal health, or just want to live more lightly on the planet, this book is for you. It helps you get past the worry and take positive action to improve both your health and the health of ou

The Year My Son and I Were Born: A Story of Down Syndrome, Motherhood, and Self-Discovery

The Year My Son and I Were Born: A Story of Down Syndrome, Motherhood, and Self-Discovery

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ISBN Code : 9780762750610
Book Author : Kathryn Lynard Soper
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Total Pages : 300

The Year My Son and I Were Born: A Story of Down Syndrome, Motherhood, and Self-Discovery Book Detail/ Review :

A brutally honest yet beautiful journey of how one mother learned to bond with her disabled son and�gained a new perspective on life.

The Peregrine: The Hill of Summer & Diaries: The Complete Works of J. A. Baker

The Peregrine: The Hill of Summer & Diaries: The Complete Works of J. A. Baker

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ISBN Code : 9780007348626
Book Author : J.A. Baker
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Total Pages : 412

The Peregrine: The Hill of Summer & Diaries: The Complete Works of J. A. Baker Book Detail/ Review :

The Peregrine, which won the Duff Cooper Prize in 1967, recounts a single year from the authors ten-year obsession with the peregrines that wintered near his home in eastern England. The writing is lyrically charged throughout, as the authors role of diligent observer gives way to a personal transformation, as Baker becomes, in the words of James Dickey, a fusion of

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement

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Book Author : Angela Y. Davis
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Total Pages : 530

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement Book Detail/ Review :

In these newly collected essays, interviews, and speeches, world-renowned activist and scholar Angela Y. Davis illuminates the connections between struggles against state violence and oppression throughout history and around the world.Reflecting on the importance of Black feminism, intersectionality, and prison abolitionism for today�s struggles, Davis discusses the legaci

The Only Kayak: A Journey into the Heart of Alaska

The Only Kayak: A Journey into the Heart of Alaska

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ISBN Code : 9781592288946
Book Author : Kim Heacox
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Total Pages : 559

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Finalist for the 2006 Pen Center USA Western award in creative nonfiction.

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