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The Grateful Life

The Grateful Life is a guide to discovering -- and achieving -- one's dreams by harnessing the power of a positive attitude. In years of research and practice, authors Nina...

Human Personality, and Its Survival of Bodily Death, Vol. 1 of 2 (Classic Reprint)

PREFACE THE book which is now at last given to the world is but a partial presentation of an ever-growing subject which I have long hoped to become able to treat in more adequate...

Pauline A. Stebbins, Petitioner, V. United States. U.S. Supreme Court Transcript of Record with Supporting Pleadings

The Making of Modern Law: U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 contains the world's most comprehensive collection of records and briefs brought before the nation's...

Simon and Schuster's Guide to Gems and Precious Stones

"Simon & Schuster's Guide to Gems and Precious Stones" provides both the connoisseur and the casual collector with a compact, easy-to-use volume describing more than 100 rare...

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Jayber Crow

Returning once again to the Port William membership, Berry has written his best novel yet, a book certain to confirm his reputation as one of America's finest novelists.. From the...

Lockheed P-80F-80 Shooting Star. A Photo Chronicle

note: final pages missing!The Lockheed P-80/F-80 Shooting Star was the first American operational jet fighter. David McLarens new book chronicles the development and early...

Adobe Creative Team. Adobe After Effects CS6 Classroom in a Book

Adobe Press. 2012. — 416 p. — ISBN: 978-0321822437.Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe After...

Slow Cooking Properly Explained: Over 100 Favourite Recipes

A collection of over 100 traditional family recipes for the slow cooker. It presents recipes which prove that slow cookers not only produce tasty soups, stews and casseroles, but...


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Wikipedia: the missing manual

Want to be part of the largest group-writing project in human history? Learn how to contribute to Wikipedia, the user-generated online reference for the 21st century. Considered...

The Cynical Idealist

A radio playlist could easily follow John Lennon's "Mind Games" with "Do Ya Think I'm Sexy." But comparing the two, it becomes obvious that Lennon had more in common with the...