Tuttle Mini Korean Dictionary

Tuttle Mini Korean Dictionary

It's never a good idea to be overly–relient on technology while traveling! Look up words quickly and easily with this great little Korean dictionary.Tuttle Mini Korean Dictionary is ideal for any application where a handy and portable dictionary is required. Intended for use by tourists, students, and business people traveling to Korea or as a Korean language study reference Mini Korean...

The Responsive Museum

The Responsive Museum

What is the relationship today between museums, galleries and learning? The Responsive Museum interrogates the thinking, policies and practices that underpin the educational role of the museum. It unravels the complex relationship of museums with their publics, and discusses today's challenges and the debates that have resulted.The highly experienced team of writers, including museum...

As I Lay Dying: A Reader's Guide to the William Faulkner Novel

As I Lay Dying: A Reader's Guide to the William Faulkner Novel

William Faulkner has a reputation as a ''difficult'' author -- but he doesn't have to be! With this new guide, As I Lay Dying can be easy to understand. Included are: a thorough description of all the characters, a chapter-by-chapter summary and commentary on the story, a biography of Faulkner, and much more. This guide is guaranteed to help you be an expert on As I Lay Dying -- all in a...

The Devil's Dictionary

The Devil's Dictionary

A word book, straight up, with a twist The Devil's Dictionary is an American classic. A Yankee Oscar Wilde with a wicked edge to his tongue, gained from seeing the world early and cynically as it really was, Ambrose Bierce, friend and rival of Mark Twain, was one of America's first great writers and journalists. His razor-sharp wit and underlying rage against hypocrisy is perfectly...

New Worlds, Year Two

New Worlds, Year Two

Explore a world of your own . . .Science fiction and fantasy are renowned for immersing their readers in rich, inventive settings. In this follow-up to the collection NEW WORLDS, YEAR ONE, award-winning fantasy author Marie Brennan guides you through new aspects of worldbuilding and how they can generate stories. From beauty to books, from tattoos to taboos, these essays delve into the...

The Prince

The Prince

It was Niccolò Machiavelli who essentially removed ethics from government. He did it with this book, when he asserted that The Prince (president, dictator, prime minister, etc.) does not have to be concerned with ethics, as long as their motivation is to protect the state. It is this questionable belief that in many ways had lead to the modern world as we know it. His assertion was that the...

106 tweet sull'ottimismo. Vivere meglio e migliorarsi

106 tweet sull'ottimismo. Vivere meglio e migliorarsi

La nostra vita ci appartiene. 
La vita è il dono più importante che abbiamo ricevuto: non importa sapere se a donarcela sia stato un essere superiore o se la nostra esistenza sia frutto del caso, l'importante è che la viviamo al meglio, nella consapevolezza che essa ci appartiene e che dobbiamo prendercene cura.Questo ebook, che si può leggere nel tempo in cui si incarta un regalo, raccoglie...

The Asylum Speaker

The Asylum Speaker

Drawing on first-hand ethnographic data, field interviews with interpreters, interviewers and decision-makers, observations and off-record comments, The Asylum Speaker examines discursive processes in the asylum procedure and the impact these processes may have on the determination of refugee status. The book starts from the assumption that far-reaching legal decisions often have to be made...

The Prepper's Complete Book of Disaster Readiness

The Prepper's Complete Book of Disaster Readiness

PREPARE. SURVIVE. THRIVE.Is your survival plan complete from A to Z? Are you truly 100 percent prepared? Because if you overlook one vital area, fail to stock one critical supply or underestimate one potential danger, your whole plan could come crashing down. The Prepper's Complete Book of Disaster Readiness guarantees you won't miss a thing as you prepare for the most important moment in...

What Could Possibly Go Wrong. . .

What Could Possibly Go Wrong. . .

What Could Possibly Go Wrong... is the sixth book in Jeremy Clarkson's bestselling The World According to Clarkson series.No one writes about cars like Jeremy Clarkson. While most correspondents are too buys diving straight into BHP, MPG and MPH, Jeremy appreciates that there are more important things to life. Don't worry, we'll get to the cars. Eventually. But first we should consider:· The...

Inside The Centre

Inside The Centre

J. Robert Oppenheimer is among the most contentious and important figures of the twentieth century. As head of the Los Alamos Laboratory, he oversaw the successful effort to beat the Nazis to develop the first atomic bomb - a breakthrough which was to have eternal ramifications for mankind, and made Oppenheimer the 'father of the Bomb'. Oppenheimer was a man of diverse interests and...

Easy Way to Learn French Through English in 30 Days

Easy Way to Learn French Through English in 30 Days

This book is designed in such a way that everyone can learn FRENCH through ENGLISH in easy way, in 30 days. In just minutes a day, you'll pick up FRENCH language through ENGLISH for everyday situations – from basic to intermediary level. This book covers learnings starting from French Grammar to sentence formation, greeting people, time, family, weather, business communication, commonly used...