I'm Glad My Mom Died
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Overkill
Verity
Ugly Love
The Time For Love
The Challenge
Where the Crawdads Sing
All Good People Here
The 6:20 Man
Just One Kiss
November 9

Featured Books
Till Victory Is Won

Till Victory Is Won


Author: Janet Cheatham Bell
  • Release Date : 2002-03-07
  • Genre: History

Taking its title from the moving lyrics of the official song of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," Till Victory Is Won chronicles significant moments in African-American history through more than two hundred illuminating quotations from NAACP officers, members, and award recipients. Focusing on five major topics -- Protecting Civil Rights, Achieving Educational Excellence, Nurturing Economic Development, Reaching Youth, and Gaining Political Power -- this extraordinary anthology inspires and informs. Featured voices include: Kweisi Mfume Duke Ellington Rosa Parks Ha...

An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary

An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary


Author: E. A. Wallis Budge
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Genre: Reference

An Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary, a two volume set written by Egyptian expert E.A. Wallis Budge, is quite simply one of the most comprehensive and detailed dictionaries of Egyptian hieroglyphs with English to accompany it. The series includes a detailed Introduction by the author with key words and glyphs, a bibliography of works used to help with translation and research, glyphs organized alphabetically by the Egyptian alphabet with accompanying words and English translations, tables of hieroglyphs with phonetic and numeric values and accompanying translations, and an Index of both English and Egyptian words. Volume I ...

A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England  Ireland  and Scotland

A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England Ireland and Scotland


Author: John Burke
  • Release Date : 1977
  • Genre: Reference

Tracing the history of Maronets of the British Isles who left no descendants....

Organophosphorus Chemistry

Organophosphorus Chemistry


Author: D W Hutchinson
  • Release Date : 2007-10-31
  • Genre: Science

Organophosphorus Chemistry provides a comprehensive annual review of the literature. Coverage includes phosphines and their chalcogenides, phosphonium salts, low coordination number phosphorus compounds, penta- and hexa-coordinated compounds, tervalent phosphorus acids, nucleotides and nucleic acids, ylides and related compounds, and phosphazenes. The series will be of value to research workers in universities, government and industrial research organisations, whose work involves the use of organophosphorus compounds. It provides a concise but comprehensive survey of a vast field of study with a wide variety of application...

Goethe s Theory of Colours

Goethe s Theory of Colours


Author: Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Release Date : 2015-12-13
  • Genre: Uncategorized

It became necessary to connect all these incongruous parts and additions by the strangest galleries, halls and passages. All damages, whether inflicted by the hand of the enemy or the power of time, were quickly made good. As occasion required, they deepened the moats, raised the walls, and took care there should be no lack of towers, battlements, and embrasures. This care and these exertions gave rise to a prejudice in favour of the great importance of the fortress, and still upheld that prejudice, although the arts of building and fortification were by this time very much advanced, and people had learnt to construct much...

Ibn Khallikan s Biographical Dictionary

Ibn Khallikan s Biographical Dictionary


Author: Ibn Khallikan
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Genre: Reference

Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary, or Deaths of Eminent Men and History of the Sons of the Epoch, was the noted Arabic scholar Ibn Khallikan's most well-known and respected work. The author worked on the tome from 1256 to 1274, compiling names, genealogies, and histories of prominent or conspicuous men in the Islamic world. The final work was translated into English by William MacGuckin de Slane and is longer than 2,700 pages. It has been quoted by many Arabic rhetoricians and grammarians in other works, as it is considered one of the most important records of Arabic history ever written. Here, separated into four vo...

Ibn Khallikan s Biographical Dictionary

Ibn Khallikan s Biographical Dictionary


Author: Ibn Khallikan
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Genre: Reference

Ibn Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary, or Deaths of Eminent Men and History of the Sons of the Epoch, was the noted Arabic scholar Ibn Khallikan's most well-known and respected work. The author worked on the tome from 1256 to 1274, compiling names, genealogies, and histories of prominent or conspicuous men in the Islamic world. The final work was translated into English by William MacGuckin de Slane and is longer than 2,700 pages. It has been quoted by many Arabic rhetoricians and grammarians in other works, as it is considered one of the most important records of Arabic history ever written. Here, separated into four vo...

A Guide to English Grammar

A Guide to English Grammar


Author: Bessie Brooks
  • Release Date : 2012-02-17
  • Genre: Reference

There is elements of language that allow us to better understand the world. Abstractions in language help us classify ideas into groups so that we may generalize or specify parts within a label. For instance a car is made up of many parts, such as the engine, the wheels, the body,etc. We call it a car instead of of "an engine driving the wheels with a body attached to carry passengers", to make it easier for us not only to transfer the though within our mind, but also to others. Also, by calling it a car, we have differentiated the object from a train or a bike, both being other modes of transportation. Abstractions are pa...

Plays and their Makers up to 1576

Plays and their Makers up to 1576


Author: Glynne Wickham
  • Release Date : 2013-09-05
  • Genre: Performing Arts

This volume forms part of the 5 volume set Early English Stages 1300-1660. This set examines the history of the development of dramatic spectacle and stage convention in England from the beginning of the fourteenth century to 1660....

Being Ethnographic

Being Ethnographic


Author: Raymond Madden
  • Release Date : 2017-09-18
  • Genre: Reference

Being Ethnographic is an essential introductory guidebook to the methods and applications of doing fieldwork in real-world settings. It discusses the future of ethnography, explores how we understand identity, and sets out the role of technology in a global, networked society. Driven by classic and anecdotal case studies, Being Ethnographic highlights the challenges introduced by the ethnographers' own interests, biases and ideologies and demonstrates the importance of methodological reflexivity. Addressing both the why and how questions of doing ethnography well, Madden demonstrates how both theory and practice can work t...

Match Annual 2017

Match Annual 2017


Author: MATCH
  • Release Date : 2016-09-22
  • Genre: Humor

From the makers of the UK's best football magazine! Year in, year out, MATCH remains the bestselling football annual and is what footy fans everywhere put at the top of their Christmas wishlist! Inside the annual, you can build your Ultimate Player, check out the wonderkids who'll rip up 2017 and find out everything you need to know about Messi, Pogba, Rashford, Aubameyang, Aguero, Di Maria and Higuain! Plus, it's packed with stars’ cars, Prem club legends, Euro 2016’s best moments, brain-busting quizzes, FIFA through the ages, mad pics, footy stars as emojis, crazy cartoons and loads more! Don't miss it!...

Table for Two

Table for Two


Author: Lucy Morgan Waller
  • Release Date : 2010-11-23
  • Genre: Reference

Table for Two Table for Two is a humorous guide for older men and women who are not yet ready to give up on finding love. Its only real purpose is to share a laugh with its readers. It is a series of first dates. Each date is a disaster for one reason or another. The advice given is more likely to be funny than helpful. Along with the stories, you find various lists that may apply to senior dating. They should be read carefully to unveil their humor. Have fun reading Table for Two, but dont take it too seriously....