Nonfiction

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The Poker MBA: Winning in Business No Matter What Cards You're Dealt

Bestselling author Gitomer and poker consultant Dinkin offer the first business book that describes how the strategies and skills needed to win at poker are the same ones needed to succeed in business.

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Monologue

A hilarious and revealing look at how American late-night TV has shaped our understanding of popular culture, politics, entertainment, and world events, by former top writer for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

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The Race to the White Continent: Voyages to the Antarctic

In the 1830s, the forbidding Antarctic region represented the ultimate mystery. The prospect of discovering a lucrative whaling ground made this uncharted and untapped region especially enticing. Three expeditions to the pole were launched simulta...

Kuohuvaa historiaa – Tarinoita tuopin takaa

Maailmaa parannetaan tuoppi kerrallaan Kuinka kävi, kun Pietari Suuri päätti tehdä venäläisistä oluenjuojia? Miksi Lutherin Saksassa olut veti rintamalinjat uskontokuntien välille, ja miksi maailmankuulu kirjailija, presidentti Václav Havel meni p...

Creative Learning: Activities and Games That Really Engage People

Creative Learning is written by master trainer Bob Lucas, and offers a treasure trove of innovative and highly effective activities to simulate learning. The activities are tailor-made for trainers, presenters, and educators, and can be put to use...

Bosnia & Herzegovina, 4th

A new edition of the only comprehensive English language guide to Bosnia and Herzegovina. Bosnia and Herzegovina has emerged from the ashes of war to become one of the most exotic destinations of southeast Europe, an ancient crossroads where east ...

Flat Earth Clues: The Sky's The Limit

The Flat Earth Clues book gives you 12 compelling reasons why you should rethink the globe model that you have been taught. Before you were born, before your parents, your grandparents, before you even had a family line There was the illusion, the...

Jesus Prom: Life Gets Fun When You Love People Like God Does

Jesus loves people. Wouldn't it make sense that those who claim to love Jesus would love the same people Jesus loves? Nouns need verbs, a requirement that's more than just a grammatical truth; it's a spiritual truth.

The noun Christian and ...

Tales for Little Rebels: A Collection of Radical Children's Literature

Check out this interview with the author on C-SPAN! In 1912, a revolutionary chick cries, "Strike down the wall!" and liberates itself from the "egg state." In 1940, ostriches pull their heads out of the sand and unite to fight fascism. In 1972, B...

Decoding the Past: The Psychohistorical Approach

In Decoding the Past, Peter Loewenberg has collected eleven of his brilliant essays on psychohistory, a discipline that has emerged from the synthesis of traditional historical analysis and clinical psychoanalysis. He surveys this relatively new f...

Practical Project Management for Agile Nonprofits: Approaches and Templates to Help You Manage with Limited Resources

Practical Project Management for Agile Nonprofits introduces the reader to the basic concepts of project management. It provides dozens of approaches and templates to help nonprofit managers quickly implement practices to help them manage their li...

The Sense of an Interior: Four Rooms and the Writers That Shaped Them

The Sense of an Interior is a fascinating exploration of domestic space and of the ways it determines how writers work. The book looks at four famous figures - Emily Dickinson, Sigmund Freud, Helen Keller, and Marcel Proust, and examines the relat...

The 5 W's: Who?: An Omnium-Gatherum of Popes  Playwrights, Dogs  Dukes, Actors  Advocates, Ogres  Others Who've Made Their Mark in Our World

From the genealogy of the Bach family to a complete listing of team mascots, here are some of the most surprising and quirky facts about people ever. Find out who topped the music charts most, which U.S. president liked to swim nude, and who the w...

The Southeast

The humid bayous of Louisiana, the tall peaks of the Great Smoky Mountains, and the ocean beaches of Florida are all part of the Southeastern United States. Readers will take a close look at the geography and history of the 12 Southeastern states....

Getting Screwed: Sex Workers and the Law

Alison Bass weaves the true stories of sex workers with the latest research on prostitution into a gripping journalistic account of how women (and some men) navigate a culture that routinely accepts the implicit exchange of sex for money, status, ...

Getting Under the Skin: Body and Media Theory

Tracing the evolution of contemporary body discourse Getting Under the Skin analyzes the tension between a fragmented and holistic body concept in performance art, popular culture, new media arts, and architecture. The body as an object of critica...