Oscar Zeta Acosta - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 208 pages
Written with uninhibited candor and manic energy, this book is Acosta's own account of coming of age as a Chicano in the psychedelic sixties, of taking on impossible cases while breaking all tile rules of courtroom conduct, and of ...
Jan J. Boersema, Lucas Reijnders - Science - 2008 - 542 pages
There is special emphasis on modelling and integrated assessment. This book is different because it stresses the societal, cultural and historical dimensions of environmental problems.
Oscar Zeta Acosta - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 272 pages
Here are the brazen games of "chicken" Acosta played against the Anglo legal establishment; battles fought with bombs as well as writs; and a reluctant hero who faces danger not only from the police but from the vatos locos he champions.
Lawrence Anthony, Graham Spence - Nature - 2007 - 256 pages
Together the Americans and Iraqis had managed to keep alive the animals that had survived the invasion. Babylon's Ark chronicles the zoo's transformation from bombed-out rubble to peaceful park.
Jay Allison, Dan Gediman - Literary Collections - 2006 - 304 pages
An inspiring collection of the personal philosophies of a group of remarkable men and women Based on the National Public Radio series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty essayists--from the famous to the unknown--completing the ...