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Fairy Tales for Little People

Geyserland

Excerpt from Geyserland: Empiricisms in Social Reform, Being Data and Observations Recorded by the Mark Stubble With a view to enlarging our present field of happiness, we wish to...

Thinking in Painting: Gilles Deleuze and the Revolution from Representation to Abstraction

Origami Zoo: An Amazing Collection of Folded Paper Animals

In Origami Zoo, two of the world's finest paper folders present an exciting collection of original origami animals. Their creatures, ranging from the exotic to the familiar, the...

Scalable Video on Demand: Adaptive Internet-based Distribution

In recent years, the proliferation of available video content and the popularity of the Internet have encouraged service providers to develop new ways of distributing content to...

The Modern Survival Retreat

Human cargo : a journey among refugees

National Book Critics Circle Award FinalistTraveling for nearly two years and across four continents, Caroline Moorehead takes readers on a journey to understand...

The structure of the artistic text

The Little Zen Companion

While it seeks neither to define Zen nor answer its most famous koan (a riddle unanswerable by conventional thinking, in this case the sound of one hand clapping), this...

Lipoprotein Deficiency Syndromes

Current interest in lipoprotein deficiency states stems from the growing realization of their importance in the etiology of premature coronary heart disease. While...


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Touch and Feel Tractor [Board Book]

Preschoolers can touch chunky tractor tires, spiky grass, shiny headlights, and much more, in this fun board book that encourages readers to explore and use their eyes and hands...

The Unicode Standard, Version 4.0

Unicode provides a unique number for every character, no matter what the platform, no matter what the program, no matter what the language. Fundamentally, computers just deal with...