Fresh books

On Mahler and Britten: Essays in Honour of Donald Mitchell on His Seventieth Birthday (Aldeburgh Studies in Music)

Immortal Ops: Collection II

Captain Lukian Vlakhusha is having issues with his newest target, Peren Matthews. Something about her has left him staring at her picture and wondering what it would be like to...

Eschatology and the Technological Future

The rapid advancement of technology has led to an explosion of speculative theories about what the future of humankind may look like. These "technological futurisms" have...

The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys

The noted biographer of Lyndon B. Johnson has written the story of three generations of the Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys, using records and letters never before made public to...

L'Ecole Et La Patrie [FRE]

Excerpt from L'Ecole Et la Patrie: La Lecon de l'Etranger Au lendemain des ecrasants desastres de la Guerre et de la Commune, la France s'etait retrouvee forte de confiance en...

Graphs: Theory and Algorithms

This adaptation of an earlier work by the authors is a graduate text and professional reference on the fundamentals of graph theory. It covers the theory of graphs, its...

Building UIs with Wijmo: build user interfaces quickly using widgets

Wijmo lets you use widgets on your websites for more flexibility and ease of use in the user interface. This book shows you how with a refreshingly logical and example-led...

The chemistry of beer : the science in the suds

PREFACE xi ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xiii ABOUT THE AUTHOR xvii PERIODIC TABLE OF ELEMENTS xviii 1 INTRODUCTION 1 1.1 Brief History 1 1.2 The World of Beer 7 1.3 Beer and...

National Archaeological Museum [FRE]

This brief guide informs the reader about the collections of the National Archaeological Museum and the wealth and variety of its exhibits, which span the long history of the...

Dead End in Norvelt (Norvelt)

"Dead End in Norvelt" is the winner of the 2012 Newbery Medal for the year's best contribution to children's literature and the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction!Melding...


Best Books

The Cordon Rouge Cookbook

This is not just another cookbook. I would never do that! This is a book with recipes like Shark Fin Soup and Gooseneck Barnacle Finger Food. This book goes beyond recipes, it...

Very Hard Choices

After the death of his wife, Russell Walker had wanted only to hide from the world in the woods of British Columbia. Instead, an old college acquaintance had knocked on his door...