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by David Theo Goldberg
We hear much talk about the advent of a “postracial” age. The election of Barack Obama as President of the U.S. was held by many to be proof that we have once and for all moved beyond race. The Swedish government has even gone so far
by Christopher Hitchens
A collection of the most important and controversial writings from the unapologetically provocative yet universally admired Christopher Hitchens. ...
The End of the World A to Z
by Jim Willis
Mining the religious and secular divide, this book examines the history of apocalyptic beliefs. It explains the various omens and prophecies as well as the actual events that may trigger the end, such as collisions with asteroids, nuclear war, ...
by Janne;Savill, Joanna; Apelgren
"Around the World in 80 Dinners is a gastronaut's guide to the globe. It's for those who book their restaurants before their air fares, and food lovers who want the lowdown on the most exciting places to eat at home and abroad.This sumptuous ...
by Marcus Barnes
Festivals have become embedded in the lifestyle of many people around the world and this guide gives some insight into the many parties that have popped up from the US to Canada, Iceland, Japan, Australia and everywhere in between. Offering a ...
by Helena Reckitt
by Helena Reckitt
by BALTASAR GRACIAN
""Think with the few and speak with the many,"" ""Friends are a second existence,"" and ""Be able to forget"" are among this volume's 300 thought-provoking maxims on politics, professional life, and personal development. Published in 1637, it ...
by Robert Dessaix
"This is a teasing grab-bag of thoughts, memories, anecdotes and effronteries that achieves luxurious coherence.' -- Weekend Australian As I Was Saying is a swirling conversation with the reader on everything from travel to dogs and cats, from ...
The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture--and What We Can Do about It
by Kate Harding
Blackbeard: The Captain's Log
by Christie Golden
Few moments in history have proven as timelessly fascinating as the lawless Golden Age of Piracy, which was largely played out in the Caribbean of the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. In this time of rebellion, fortune, intrigue, and ...
Who Makes the Final Choice?
by Lesley Close
Assisted dying is perhaps one of the most divisive issues of the modern age, generating endless headlines and moral debates. Published in conjunction with the organization Dignity in Dying, this important new book provides a forum ...
by IGNATIUS DONNELLY
The great classic of Atlantis, this book more than any other established the existence of this lost continent for the modern world. Attracting hundreds of thousands of readers and stimulating vast debate, it influenced generations of people ...
Running away from home at fifty
by Marie-Louise Walker
Living the good life in the Blue Mountains in New South Wales with her husband, four grown-up children and four (and counting) grandchildren, Mary Moodys life was full. The only thing missing was time for herself, a chance to reflect on life andAudio Book
by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway
Audition Speeches for Black, South Asian and Middle Eastern Actors- Monologues for Men aims to provide new and exciting audition and showcase material for actors of black, African American, South Asian and Middle Eastern heritage. Featuring the ...
by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway
Audition Speeches for Black, South Asian and Middle Eastern Actors- Monologues for Women aims to provide new and exciting audition and showcase material for actresses of black, African American, South Asian and Middle Eastern heritage. Featuring
by David Wills
Audrey Hepburn, 60s icon.Audrey Hepburn charmed audiences in the 1950s as a new type of cinema personality-gamine, doe-eyed, and refreshingly casual. By the 1960s she had transformed into a trendsetting sophisticate and achieved unrivaled ...
by Jackie Huggins
Rita Huggins was stolen from her country as a child in the 1920s, and taken to what was then the Cherbourg Aboriginal Reserve. From that time, and also from the years as a single mother in Brisbane in the 1960s, Rita had the desire to make ...
by Caroline Lee
'Being present as the midwife at a baby's birth is one of life's glorious adventures.' Midwives play a vital role in supporting women through some of the most challenging and rewarding moments of their lives. These remarkable professionals watchAudio Book