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More Than a Mouthful

We use our teeth every day-to munch on an apple or carrot, to hold a pen-knife or a hairpin- we put them on display when we smile or laugh. But we rarely think about the strain we...

Rat Bastards: The South Boston Irish Mobster Who Took the Rap When Everyone Else Ran

John "Red" Shea, 40, was a top lieutenant in the South Boston Irish mob run, led by James "Whitey" Bulger. An ice–cold enforcer with a red–hot temper, Shea was a legend among his...

Global Perspective for Competitive Enterprise, Economy and Ecology: Proceedings of the 16th ISPE International Conference on Concurrent Engineering

Global Perspective for Competitive Enterprise, Economy and Ecology addresses the general theme of the Concurrent Engineering (CE) 2009 Conference – the need for...

Two Cultures. Essays in Honour of David Speiser

The extraordinary range of cultural interests of renowned physicist David Speiser – including the sciences, art, architecture, music, and history of science – has inspired...

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...

Information theory and statistics

Recurrence and topology


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