Jack Weatherford - History - 2010 - 288 pages
he oldest signs of human habitation in Nicaragua appear in the hardened mud
along the edge of Lake I\/Ianagua, which the Indians called Xolotan. Along this
shore in the northwestern part of Managua, seventeen men, women, and children
Jack Weatherford - History - 2005 - 352 pages
This dazzling work of revisionist history doesn’t just paint an unprecedented portrait of a great leader and his legacy, but challenges us to reconsider how the modern world was made. From the Hardcover edition.
David Elmakias - Computers - 2008 - 404 pages
Power system reliability is in the focus of intensive study due to its critical role in providing energy supply to the modern society. This book is not aimed at providing the overview of the state of the art in power system reliability.
Jurgen Overhoff - Philosophy - 2000 - 288 pages
In Hobbes's Theory of the Will, Jurgen Overhoff reveals the religious, ethical, and political consequences of Thomas Hobbes's doctrine of volition.
Joyce Purnick - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 272 pages
Profiles the New York City mayor as a savvy business intellectual and self-made billionaire, discussing his youth in the suburbs of Boston, rise on Wall Street, creation of Bloomberg L.P., and his controversial proposed third mayoral term.
Alan Spence - Fiction - 2007 - 432 pages
Alan Spence has transformed this true story into an unforgettable hundred-year saga that culminates in the annihilation of Nagasaki.