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Jane and the Prisoner of Wool House - Page 69

Stephanie Barron - Fiction - 2009 - 384 pages
Stephanie Barron. Chapter 6 W001 'Jtwse 24 February 1807, cont. ~ WooL
HOUSE DATES, I AM TOLD, FROM THE FOURTILENTH century, when
Southampton was a far smaller port than it now appears, and the town's
habitation was ...
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Shakespeare and Modern Culture

Marjorie Garber - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 326 pages
Shakespeare and Modern Culture is a brilliant recasting of our own mental and emotional landscape as refracted through the prism of the protean Shakespeare. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Game Theoretic Risk Analysis of Security Threats

Vicki M. Bier, M. Naceur Azaiez - Technology & Engineering - 2008 - 242 pages
In this book, Bier and Azaiez highlight work by researchers who combine reliability and risk analysis with game theory methods to create a set of functional tools that can be used to offset intentional, intelligent threats (including ...
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The Original Wild Ones: Tales of the Boozefighters Motorcycle Club

Bill Hayes, Jim Quattlebaum - Transportation - 2010 - 288 pages
The story starts one weekend in 1947, at a motorcycle race in Hollister, California. A few members of one club, the no-holds-barred “Boozefighters,” got a little juiced up and took their racing to the street.
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The Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency

Randall Kennedy - Social Science - 2011 - 288 pages
Timely—as the 2012 presidential election nears—and controversial, here is the first book by a major African-American public intellectual on racial politics and the Obama presidency.
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Don't Sleep, There are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle

Daniel Leonard Everett - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 300 pages
Although Daniel Everett was a missionary, far from converting the Pirahas, they converted him.
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The Challenge for Africa

Wangari Maathai - Social Science - 2009 - 190 pages
Infused with her unique luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai’s remarkable story of courage, faith, and the power of persistence is destined to inspire generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society

Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 304 pages
In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans.
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