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The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement - Page 135

David Brooks - Social Science - 2011 - 424 pages
The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement David Brooks. traits
that separated those who progressed from those who did not. IQ was not a good
predictor. Neither were aural sensitivity, math skills, income, or a sense of rhythm.
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Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror and Deliverance in the City of Love

David Talbot - History - 2012 - 480 pages
Salon founder David Talbot chronicles the cultural history of San Francisco and from the late 1960s to the early 1980s when figures such as Harvey Milk, Janis Joplin, Jim Jones, and Bill Walsh helped usher from backwater city to thriving ...
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On Paradise Drive: How We Live Now (And Always Have) in the Future Tense

David Brooks - Social Science - 2004 - 320 pages
It makes us anxious and optimistic, manic and discombobulating. Even in the superficiality of modern suburban life, there is some deeper impulse still throbbing in the heart of average Americans. That impulse is the subject of this book.
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The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the ...

Andreĭ Soldatov, Irina Borogan - History - 2010 - 301 pages
In The New Nobility, two courageous Russian investigative journalists open up the closed and murky world of the Russian Federal Security Service.
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Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There

David Brooks - Social Science - 2010 - 288 pages
In his bestselling work of "comic sociology," David Brooks coins a new word, Bobo, to describe today's upper class -- those who have wed the bourgeois world of capitalist enterprise to the hippie values of the bohemian counterculture.
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The New Leader's 100-Day Action Plan: How to Take Charge, Build Your Team ...

George B. Bradt, Jayme A. Check, Jorge E. Pedraza - Business & Economics - 2011 - 352 pages
Leaders who use this book can expect impressive business and culture-building results." —JON BONITO, Senior Vice President, Bank of America; formerly of Coach and Pfizer "One of the most basic, yet comprehensive books I've read regarding ...
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The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes ...

Gabriel Sherman - Business & Economics - 2014 - 560 pages
Part of the reason [Ailes] and his allies have campaigned against the book is not because it is false, but because it tells a true story.”—David Carr, The New York Times “Sherman is at his best writing with sweep about the history of ...
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50 Ways to Wear a Scarf

Lauren Friedman - Self-Help - 2014 - 128 pages
From the Audrey to the Paris, the Top Down, or the Easy Breezy, there are 50 scarf styles in this book for any occasion or mood.
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Mixed Effects Models for Complex Data

Lang Wu - Mathematics - 2009 - 431 pages
This book explores the biases that arise when na´ve methods are used and shows which approaches should be used to achieve accurate results in longitudinal data analysis.
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10th Anniversary

James Patterson, Maxine Paetro - Fiction - 2011 - 448 pages
With James Patterson's white-hot speed and unquenchable action, 10th Anniversary is the most deliciously chilling Women's Murder Club book ever.
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Foundations of Algebraic Specification and Formal Software Development

Donald Sannella, Andrzej Tarlecki - Computers - 2012 - 597 pages
This book provides foundations for software specification and formal software development from the perspective of work on algebraic specification, concentrating on developing basic concepts and studying their fundamental properties.
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100 Cupboards: Book 1 of the 100 Cupboards

N. D. Wilson - Juvenile Fiction - 2007 - 304 pages
Henry soon understands that these are not just cupboards, but portals to other worlds. 100 Cupboards is the first book of a new fantasy adventure, written in the best world-hopping tradition and reinvented in N. D. Wilson’s inimitable ...
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44 Cranberry Point

Debbie Macomber - Fiction - 2013 - 400 pages
Olivia Lockhart-Griffin Cedar Cove, Washington Dear Reader, Jack and I are just back from our honeymoon, and I'm eager to catch up with my friends Bob and Peggy Beldon, who run the Thyme and Tide bed-and-breakfast at 44 Cranberry Point.
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1862: A Novel

Robert Conroy - Fiction - 2007 - 416 pages
From the Mississippi bayou to the Pennsylvania farmlands to the woods of Maine, the great armies of Generals Grant and Lee face off in the nation’s deadliest conflict. And to the victor goes history. From the Paperback edition.
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The Scandal of Images: Iconoclasm, Eroticism, and Painting in Early Modern ...

Marguerite A. Tassi - Drama - 2005 - 259 pages
In Elizabethan England, dramatists and painters were both achieving the greatest degree of artistic excellence yet witnessed, but they were also in a state of transition, vying for social status and patronage, as well as struggling against ...
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