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Of Love and Dust

Ernest J. Gaines - Fiction - 2012 - 288 pages
This is the story of Marcus: bonded out of jail where he has been awaiting trial for murder, he is sent to the Hebert plantation to work in the fields.
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How to Read a Book

Mortimer J. Adler, Charles Van Doren - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2011 - 426 pages
Originally published in 1940, this book is a rare phenomenon, a living classic that introduces and elucidates the various levels of reading and how to achieve them—from elementary reading, through systematic skimming and inspectional ...
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Swords Against the Shadowland

Robin W. Bailey - Fiction - 2014 - 244 pages
Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser, two of the greatest and most beloved characters in fantasy literature, return in this novel-length adventure by Nebula Award nominated author Robin Wayne Bailey.
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The Social Psychology of Religion (Psychology Revivals)

Michael Argyle, Benjamin Beit-Hallahmi - Psychology - 2013 - 260 pages
Originally published in 1975, this book is a completely rewritten, revised version of Michael Argyle’s standard work, Religious Behaviour, first published in 1958.
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The Alexandreis: A Twelfth-Century Epic

Walter Chatillon - Poetry - 2006 - 282 pages
Along with David Townsend's revised translation, this edition provides a rich selection of historical documents, including other writings by Walter of Châtillon, excerpts from other medieval Latin epics, and contemporary accounts of the ...
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Origin and Early Evolution of Comet Nuclei: Workshop honouring Johannes ...

Hans Balsiger, Kathrin Altwegg, Walter F. Huebner, Tobias Owen, Rita Schulz - Astrophysics - 2008 - 324 pages
The book is intended to serve as guide for researchers and graduate students working in the field of planetology and solar system exploration.
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The Postal Age: The Emergence of Modern Communications in Nineteenth-Century ...

David M. Henkin - History - 2008 - 238 pages
Drawing on original letters and diaries from the period, as well as public discussions of the expanding postal system, Henkin tells the story of how these Americans adjusted to a new world of long-distance correspondence, crowded post ...
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Collective Dreams: Political Imagination and Community

Keally D. McBride - Political Science - 2005 - 168 pages
Collective Dreams looks at ideals of community, frequently embraced as the basis for reform across the political spectrum, as the predominant form of political imagination in America today.
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Thread Of The Silkworm

Iris Chang - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 352 pages
The definitive biography of Tsien Hsue-Shen, the pioneer of the American space age who was mysteriously accused of being a communist, deported, and became?to AmericaOCOs continuing chagrin?the father of"
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Shadows of Glory

Owen Parry, Ralph Peters - Fiction - 2012 - 296 pages
" --Washington Post In a snow-swept Northern town, Union officer Major Abel Jones struggles to solve the riddle of Federal agents tortured to death From the drama of Civil War Washington and a divided home front, to the hardship and triumph ...
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Avoiding Common ICU Errors

Lisa Marcucci, Elizabeth A. Martinez, Elliott R. Haut, Anthony D. Slonim, Jose I. Suarez - Medical - 2012 - 896 pages
This pocket book succinctly describes 318 errors commonly made by attendings, residents, interns, nurses, and nurse-anesthetists in the intensive care unit, and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these errors.
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The Wedding Game

Jane Feather - Fiction - 2004 - 300 pages
And if Douglas ever lifted the veil that covers this mysterious woman, he might discover his perfect match. From the Paperback edition.
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