We Wish You a Merry Christmas. This series of bright, slider board books featuring perennially popular nursery rhymes bursts with energy and cheering illustrations. Each book comes with five slider mechanisms, and both an instrumental and vocal version of the nursery rhyme- simply scan the QR code on the first page for little ones to listen and sing along!
Из серии: Sing
Advanced mechanism design: analysis and synthesis. Volume 2.
Invitation Strictly Personal. The fashion show invitation is a statement of intent, providing the first inkling of the designer’s vision for that season. Invitation Strictly Personal presents a unique collection of 300 invitations that span the past four decades, from both ready-to-wear and haute couture houses in the fashion capitals of New York, London, Milan, and Paris.
Hambre. Alberto Vazquez-Figueroa
Hambre. Alberto Vazquez-Figueroa A novel which takes place in the context of Western indifference to world hunger and the desperate poverty of Africa.
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Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine. Hello, Robot.: Design between Human and Machine investigates how robotics is becoming part of our everyday lives, demonstrating that design in its traditional function as a mediator is indispensable if robots are to become a visible reality and not just remain hidden in washing machines, cars and cash machines.
The volume clarifies where we
Three Men In a Boat. Jerome J.
Three Men In a Boat. Jerome J. Incompetence, embarrassment, and general disaster—no it’s not politics, it’s a trip down the Thames! Three hapless fellows and a world weary dog decide they need a holiday from their exhausting hypochondria. Hilarious mayhem ensues.
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Private International Law and the Internet.
Private International Law and the Internet. The third edition of Private International Law and the Internet presents a detailed and insightful account of what is emerging as the most crucial and current issue in private international law: the interplay of private international law and the Internet. The author discusses how the controversial issues that stem from borderless Internet prove to
Soul. Carlan A.
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 found. I knew Chase would use all his money and resources to search the ends of the Earth for me, but I
Mox Nox. Spanish cartoonist Joan Cornella’s viciously funny Mox Nox single-page strips are wordless, full-color, hand-painted marvels of the form. That his visually inviting artwork is in the service of Cornella’s graphic sense of humor/horror only heightens the appeal. Mox Nox is populated almost exclusively by smiling psychopaths who invariably turn even
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 selling hip hop artist Anton Santiago. Still dealing with the trauma from June, our girl opens her heart
The Coursebook and Beyond. Choosing, Using and Teaching Outside the Text. Copland Fiona
The Coursebook and Beyond. Choosing, Using and Teaching Outside the Text. Copland Fiona The Coursebook and Beyond is a resource for current and future English language teachers. It has been written both for use by the individual teacher and for use in teacher training courses. The book looks at the central role played by the coursebook in most language courses, at some of the curricular ideas behind a coursebook and at the different
Russian Phrase Book & Dictionary.
Russian Phrase Book & Dictionary. A fresh, crisp new design re-launches this perennial bestseller. More user-friendly thanks to improved color-coding and new categories, this is the phrase book created by the people for the people.
Из серии: Berlitz Phrasebooks
Zonzo. The follow-up to the web cartoonist’s smash hit debut collection of twisted, hand-painted wordless comics.
Spanish cartoonist Joan Cornella’s first book, the viciously funny Mox Nox, has struck such a nerve on social media that his Facebook page has garnered over one million fan followers, three-quarters of a million Instagram followers, and a
Frozen Dreams: Contemporary Art from Russia. Amirsadeghi Hossein
Frozen Dreams: Contemporary Art from Russia. Amirsadeghi Hossein Frozen Dreams is the first comprehensive survey of contemporary art from Russia. Culturally and geographically thought of as part of Europe while at the same time a vast country stretching over nine time zones, Russia is a major world power with seemingly endless natural resources and undeniable political significance. How has Russia’s rapidly
Gijsbert Hanekroot: Abba to Zappa.
Gijsbert Hanekroot: Abba to Zappa. From 1968 to 1978 Gijsbert Hanekroot photographed pretty much everyone in rock music. Intimate, grainy and reflective, Hanekroots images capture several generations of rock royalty, from blues forerunners Fats Domino and B.B. King through megastars the Stones, Doors and Clapton, to a precocious and young-looking Talking Heads. Hanekroot loved the
Mirror & Pomegranate: Works from the private archives of Andrey Tarkovsky and Sergei Parajanov.
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, checkmate and stalemate, and finally basic strategy and thinking skills. Quizzes and puzzles
London. Фотоальбом. Xenia McBell Born in 1985 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, Xenia McBell currently lives and works in London. She studied Philology at Saint Petersburg State University, Russia (2005); Economics at the University of Surrey, Guildford, UK (2009); and Photography at the London College of Communication, UK (2010). Photography is a self-thought passion. Inspired by the
Paris. Фотоальбом. Мишуков В.
Paris. Фотоальбом. Мишуков В. В альбом вошли фотографии Парижа, сделанные Владимиром Мишуковым.
Born in 1969 and based in Moscow, Russia. The photographer Vladimir Mishukov obtained his BA at the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts in 1995. His first exhibition People for people was held in 2000 at the Butyrskaya prison in Moscow. Between 2000 and 2004, Mishukov was awarded the
Chicago. Scott Jordan Harris
Chicago. Scott Jordan Harris This title is elegantly designed and packed with evocative film stills, location info and maps. It is affordable and collectable. It offers a range of a high-profile professional contributors, some of whom are Chicagoan critics. The book provides an accessible look at the historical scope of representing: the city. It addresses the multiple ways
Ralf Mitsch: Why I Love Tattoos.
Ralf Mitsch: Why I Love Tattoos. Through more than 50 portraits of inspiring people who tell the story behind their tattoos, photographer Ralf Mitsch delves into a personal fascination with adorning ones own body with permanent ink. As a teenager in the 1980s, he noticed how those who had tattoos generally came from social strata with little to do with ruling class norms, or just
Toulouse. Тулуза. Карта-покет ламинированная 1:15 000. Двухсторонняя ламинированная, удобная в использовании (непромокаемая карта, можно рисовать маршрут маркером, затем стирать и рисовать новый маршрут) туристическая карта города Бордо. Подробная карта, детальный масштаб 1:15 000 (в 1 см - 150 м), центр города 1:10000 (в 1 см - 100 м).
Из серии: Comfort!
How to Build a Universe. From the Big Bang to the End of Universe. Gilliland Ben
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En Rincon Del Alma. Antonia J. Corrales
En Rincon Del Alma. Antonia J. Corrales Todos ocultamos pedazos de nosotros mismos: instantes imprecisos de nuestra vida. Esos jirones estan llenos de anoranzas, de deseos incumplidos, de amores imposibles o frustados, de silencios necesarios, de mentiras piadosas. Llenos de la impotencia que, a veces, produce la vida. Esas pequenas cosas que no solemos compartir con nadie, son las que
Mexico: Macabre!: Prints for the Day of the Dead. Manilla M.
Mexico: Macabre!: Prints for the Day of the Dead. Manilla M. Following on from the success of Calaveras (now out of print), here is another startling collection of extraordinary images to be published in time for the Day of the Dead on November 2nd. Posada and Manilla produced hundreds of prints for the Day of the Dead. These great printmakers, so admired by Diego Rivera, Sergei Eisenstein and the
Bretagne. Ламинированная карта.
Bretagne. Ламинированная карта. This easy-folding laminated comfort! map is durable and water resistant. Map includes up-to-date road network, places of interest, shaded relief and an index of places names. Double sided map. laminated on both sides Масштаб 1:300000.
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Из серии: Comfort! Map
Why Race and Gender Still Matter: An Intersectional Approach.
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 well as looking at other disciplines.
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Into the Darkest Corner. Haynes Elizabeth
Into the Darkest Corner. Haynes Elizabeth Catherine has been enjoying the single life for long enough to know a good catch when she sees one. Gorgeous, charismatic, spontaneous - Lee seems almost too perfect to be true. And her friends clearly agree, as each in turn falls under his spell. But there is a darker side to Lee. His erratic, controlling and sometimes frightening behaviour means
The Globalization of Space: Foucault and Heterotopia.
The Globalization of Space: Foucault and Heterotopia. The work of Michel Foucault has been influential in the analysis of space in a variety of disciplines, most notably in geography and politics. This collection of essays is the first to focus on what Foucault termed ‘heterotopias’, spaces that exhibit multiple layers of meaning and reveal tensions within society.
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Art is Everywhere. Lorenzo Servi alias SerraGlia This book combines science and hands-on practices. It aims to stimulate readers to observe the world as they have never seen it before by suggesting how ordinary things can be seen differently and how art, if made more accessible to everyone, can help us see things differently.
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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 examples of the venerable cherry and its variants, with color swatches, line-drawn renderings, image
Error and Uncertainty in Scientific Practice.
Error and Uncertainty in Scientific Practice. Assessment of error and uncertainty is a vital component of both natural and social science. Empirical research involves dealing with all kinds of errors and uncertainties yet there is significant variance in how such results are dealt with. Contributors to this volume present case studies of research practices across a wide spectrum of scientific
Animorphia. An Extreme Colouring and Search Challenge. Rosanes Kerby
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Introduction to Information Behaviour. Ford Nigel
Introduction to Information Behaviour. Ford Nigel This landmark textbook is the essential resource for students, academics and researchers globally exploring information behaviour, users and information literacy. Drawing on international research, practice and theory across sectors this provides the authoritative overview of the information behaviour field today. Invaluable reading for library
Wisdom Stories. Wu Min
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 practices, ideals and interests of ancient China. Through those stories, people can gain an understanding
Clip, Stamp, Fold.
Clip, Stamp, Fold. An explosion of little architectural magazines in the 1960s and 1970s instigated a radical transformation in architectural culture, as the magazines acted as a site of innovation and debate. Clip/Stamp/Foldtakes stock of seventy little magazines from this period that were published in over a dozen cities. Coined in the early twentieth century to