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Knowledge Unbound

by Peter Suber The MIT Press (June 08, 2018)

In these texts, Suber makes the case for open access to research; answers common questions, objections, and misunderstandings; analyzes policy issues; and documents the growth and evolution of open access during...


Encyclopedia of Christianity in the Global South

by Mark A. Lamport, Katalina Tahaafe-Williams, Philip Jenkins & Fenggang Yang et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 31, 2018)

Christianity has transformed many times in its 2,000-year history, from its roots in the Middle East to its presence around the world today. From the mid-twentieth century onward the presence of Christianity...


Badass Affirmations

by Becca Anderson Mango (May 15, 2018)

A funny, inspirational banquet of delicious bon mots, quips, and unforgettable one-liners from movie stars, musicians, politicians, and women writers. Sometimes shocking, always entertaining, everyone from Rihanna...


Learning English at School

by Dr. Kelleen Toohey Multilingual Matters (May 11, 2018)

This fully revised edition provides a comprehensive discussion of how insights and concepts from new materialism and posthumanism might be used in investigating second language learning and teaching in classrooms....


The Encyclopedia of American Animated Television Shows

by David Perlmutter Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 04, 2018)

Once consigned almost exclusively to Saturday morning fare for young viewers, television animation has evolved over the last several decades as a programming form to be reckoned with. While many animated shows...


Presidents: Every Question Answered

by Carter Smith Thunder Bay Press (May 01, 2018)

From George Washington to Barack Obama, an entertaining and educational overview of our nation’s chief executives.

The highest office of our country has been a challenging one to occupy, from the times of a...


Wicked Weird & Wily Yankees

by Stephen Gencarella Globe Pequot Press (May 01, 2018)

Incredible Stories of the Prophets, Vagabonds, Fortune-Tellers, Hermits, Lords, and Poets Who Shaped New England

New England has been a lot of things—an economic hub, a cultural center, a sports mecca—but...


The Official U.S. Army Combat Skills Handbook

by Department of the Army & Matt Larsen Lyons Press (May 01, 2018)

Modern combat is chaotic, intense, and shockingly destructive. A soldier will experience confusing and often terrifying sights, sounds, smells, and dangers—and he must learn to survive and win despite them....


Essential Retirement Planning for Solo Agers

by Sara Geber & Harry "Rick" Moody Mango (April 15, 2018)

Over fifty, retiring and childless by choice?

Are you among the fifteen million Americans over fifty and childless by choice? Solo aging gracefully and a happy retirement can be yours!

Baby Boomers retiring: American...


Historical Dictionary of Medical Ethics

by Laurence B. McCullough Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 11, 2018)

Medical ethics is the disciplined study of medical morality, with two goals: critically appraising current medical morality and identifying how it should be improved. Medical morality has three components. Physicians,...


Historical Dictionary of the Barack Obama Administration

by Michael J. Pomante Ii & Scot Schraufnagel Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 06, 2018)

Barack Obama, the first African-American president of the United States. In a country with a rich history of racial animosities, Obama represents a notable deviation in the trajectory of America’s presidential...


Microbiological Guidelines

by Collective Die Keure Publishing (April 03, 2018)

Food plays an essential part in everyday life.

Food should be tasty, healthy, sustainable and preferably not too expensive. But food should also be safe and with sufficient guarantees on maintaining good quality...


ROGER CORMAN -  The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


TOM PETTY - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


ROSS PEROT - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


JOHN FORD - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


YOKO ONO - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


ROBERT ALTMAN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


SIMONE DE BEAUVOIR - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine  JUSTIN BIEBER - His Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


JOHN MADDEN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Best Advice Ever Given, New and Updated

by Steven Price Lyons Press (April 01, 2018)

In need of a bit of good advice? Well here is the best advice ever recorded--a compendium of personal tips, traditional proverbs, and clever observations from the literary, political, and entertainment world....


The Orvis Guide to Leaders, Knots, and Tippets

by Tom Rosenbauer Lyons Press (April 01, 2018)

Every fly fisher knows how crucial leader construction and knot tying are. But with continual changes in line technology, what served as effective leader and tippet connections a decade ago might not be optimal...


My Alphabet

by Stella Rumbam Library For All (March 30, 2018)


Mad about the House

by Kate Watson-Smyth Pavilion (March 30, 2018)

The book of the UK's No.1 interiors blog, madaboutthehouse.com.

Expanding on her award-winning blog, Kate Watson-Smyth shares a wealth of experience in home design to help you make the most of your space, be...


Media studies 101

by Dr. Erika Pearson BCcampus, BC Open Textbook Project (March 22, 2018)

"Media Studies 101 is the open educational resource for media studies in New Zealand, Australia, and Pacifica. We have constructed this text so it can be read in a number of ways. You may wish to follow the...


Conventions 101: a functional approach to teaching (and assessing!) grammar and punctuation

by Chauna Ramsey Open Oregon Educational Resources; Press Books (March 22, 2018)

"This is a collection of cumulative units of study for conventional errors common in student writing. It's flexible, functional, and zeroes in problems typically seen in writing of all types, from the eternal...


About writing: a guide

by Robin Jeffrey Open Oregon Education Resources (March 22, 2018)

"This writer's reference condenses and covers everything a beginning writing student should need to successfully compose college-level work. The book covers the basics of composition and revising, including...


Historical Dictionary of Trinidad and Tobago

by Rita Pemberton, Debbie McCollin, Gelien Matthews & Michael Toussaint Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 19, 2018)

As separate entities and later a unified state, the Caribbean islands of Trinidad and Tobago boast very unique histories. Initially claimed by the Spanish in 1498, these territories were affected by the imperialist...


GUTS

by Sam Bracken & Bill Curry Mango (March 15, 2018)

Living a life of grit and grace

  • Do you want to understand the important difference between head, heart, and gut and where each fits into better decision-making?
  • Are you ready to enjoy a purpose driven life and...


Dictionary of Public International Law

by Curtis F. J. Doebbler Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 15, 2018)

Significant use has been made of the jurisprudence of the International Court of Justice because it is the principle judicial organ of the world's most universal international organization, the United Nations....


Real Life Mindfulness

by Elise Marie Collins & Becca Anderson Mango (March 13, 2018)

The calm and quiet mind

Spiritual self care: Real Life Mindfulness is a series of reflections that can illuminate every aspect of life. Authors Elise Marie Collins and Becca Anderson offer readers guidance...


Historical Dictionary of Baroque Art and Architecture

by Lilian H. Zirpolo Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 13, 2018)

The baroque period deals with the art created roughly between the end of the 16th and the early years of the 18th centuries. The masters of the era include Caravaggio, Gianlorenzo Bernini, Rembrandt, Vermeer,...


Historical Dictionary of Ancient South America

by Martin Giesso Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 12, 2018)

South America is a vast, relatively isolated, landmass that includes 12 independent countries and one region (Guyane Française) with diverse ethnic groups speaking hundreds of different languages and dialects,...


Secrets of Successful Sales

by Alison Edgar Panoma Press (March 06, 2018)

If you don’t sell, you don’t have a business. In Secrets of Successful Sales, Alison Edgar, The Entrepreneur’s Godmother, brings together psychology and sales to help you develop a winning strategy for...


Doctor Who: The Book of Whoniversal Records

by Simon Guerrier Harper Design (March 06, 2018)

A fact-packed, full-color illustrated collection of records that celebrates the best, biggest and most memorable moments from the world of Doctor Who.

Doctor Who: The Book of Whoniversal Records is a handy compilation...


The Psychology Student Writer's Manual and Reader's Guide

by Jill M. Scott, Gregory M. Scott & Stephen M. Garrison Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 02, 2018)

The Psychology Student Writer's Manual 3/E is a practical guide to research, reading, and writing in the discipline.

Ideal as either a companion or stand-alone text for any psychology course that requires students...


The Delaplaine CAROL BURNETT - Her Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


ELTON JOHN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


BURT LANCASTER - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine MARILYN MONROE - Her Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine MIKE NICHOLS - His Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine ROBIN WILLIAMS - His Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


The Delaplaine MAE WEST - Her Essential Quotations

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (March 01, 2018)

Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


Historical Dictionary of Angola

by W. Martin James Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 01, 2018)

Angola, slowly recovering from a twenty-seven year civil war, is becoming a regional super-power in southern Africa. This rise can be attributed to oil, diamonds, a battle-tested armed forces and a political...


The Napoleonic Prison of Norman Cross

by Paul Chamberlain The History Press (March 01, 2018)

Norman Cross was the site of the world’s first purpose-built prisoner-of-war camp built during the Napoleonic Wars. Opened in 1803, it was, however, more than just a prison: it was a town in itself, with houses,...


Historical Dictionary of Slovenia

by Leopoldina Plut-Pregelj, Gregor Kranjc, Žarko Lazarević & Carole Rogel Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 22, 2018)

The expanded third edition of the Historical Dictionary of Slovenia covers personalities and events that have made a mark on Slovenia in the more than a decade since the last edition. This includes new entries...


Historical Dictionary of the Kurds

by Michael M. Gunter Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 15, 2018)

The failed states of Iraq and Syria plus the rise and fall of ISIS have helped lead to near Kurdish statehood in Iraq (the KRG) and Kurdish autonomy in Syria (Rojava). In Turkey too—as illustrated by its negotiations...


Historical Dictionary of Guatemala

by Michael F. Fry Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 15, 2018)

Guatemala holds a dual image. For more than a century, travel writers, explorers, and movie producers have painted the country as an exotic place, a land of tropical forests and the home of the ancient and living...


Think Happy to Stay Happy

by Becca Anderson Mango (February 13, 2018)

Think Happy

Positivity guide: Happiness is around every corner, but every once in a while we need a guide or map to find it. This book is your guide. The 50 chapters of Think Happy to Stay Happy are filled...