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The New Book of Middle Eastern Food - Page 178

Claudia Roden - Cooking - 2008 - 528 pages
Claudia Roden. couples are encouraged to step over a large fish as an
assurance of happiness and a protection from evil. Today, the shape ot a risli has
become a symbol. Embroidered on material and carved in metal, it is believed to
ward off ...
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Koi For Dummies

R. D. Bartlett, Patricia Bartlett - Pets - 2011 - 288 pages
This friendly guide shows you how to get started, with expert tips on everything from buying Koi and keeping them healthy to feeding, breeding, showing, and enjoying these gorgeous fish.
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I See You Everywhere

Julia Glass - Fiction - 2008 - 200 pages
In this vivid, heartrending story of what we can and cannot do for those we love, the sisters grow closer as they move further apart.
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Insects of Stored Grain: A Pocket Reference

David Rees - Technology & Engineering - 2007 - 80 pages
This new edition has twice as many species in it and more detail on distribution, host range and pest status than the previous edition.
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GIS Applications in Agriculture

Francis J. Pierce, David Clay - Technology & Engineering - 2007 - 224 pages
The book provides a toolkit for the acquisition, management, and analysis of spatial data throughout the agriculture value chain.
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Back in the World: Stories

Tobias Wolff - Fiction - 2011 - 224 pages
To American soldiers in Vietnam, "back in the world" meant America and safety. To Tobias Wolff's characters, Back in the World is where lives that have veered out of control just might become normal again.
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Best Food Writing 2014

Holly Hughes - Cooking - 2014 - 352 pages
The fifteenth annual edition of this classic food writing anthology—the book that will “delight anyone who enjoys the pleasures of a good read and a good meal” ( Library Journal, starred review)—with more than 100,000 copies sold of the ...
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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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The First Person and Other Stories

Ali Smith - Fiction - 2011 - 224 pages
Ali Smith and the short story are made for each other. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Woman with Birthmark: An Inspector Van Veeteren Mystery (4)

Hakan Nesser - Fiction - 2009 - 335 pages
International Bestseller Chief Inspector Van Veeteren is on the case once more in this breathless thriller of deception, blackmail, and cold murder.
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The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday: An Isabel Dalhousie Novel (5)

Alexander McCall Smith - Fiction - 2008 - 272 pages
Whatever the problem, whatever the case, we know we can count on Isabel's instincts to help her find the right solution. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Hothouse Flower and the Nine Plants of Desire: A Novel

Margot Berwin - Fiction - 2009 - 266 pages
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Food of Spain

Claudia Roden - Cooking - 2011 - 624 pages
In The Food of Spain, Claudia Roden, the James Beard award-winning author of the classics A Book of Middle Eastern Food and The Book of Jewish Food, and one of our foremost authorities on Mediterranean, North African, and Italian cooking, ...
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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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Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi: A Novel

Geoff Dyer - Fiction - 2009 - 304 pages
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Widower's Tale

Julia Glass - Fiction - 2010 - 448 pages
Yet again, she plumbs the human heart brilliantly, dramatically, and movingly. From the Hardcover edition.
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