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Birth Certificate: The Story of Danilo Kis
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Birth Certificate: The Story of Danilo Kis

Mark Thompson

An engaging and experimental biography of Danilo Kis (1935-89), the Yugoslav novelist, essayist, poet, and translator whose work generated storms of controversy in his homeland but today holds classic status.

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5,000 Kilometers Per Second
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5,000 Kilometers Per Second

Manuele Fior, Kim Thompson

A love story told elliptically in stunning watercolors.

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Les Carnets Du Major Thompson
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Les Carnets Du Major Thompson

Daninos

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Film Review
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Film Review

Michael Darvell, Mansell Stimpson

A journal of record for the year in English-language cinema.

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Daniel Dennett
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Daniel Dennett

David L. Thompson

Daniel Dennett is one of America's most important and influential contemporary philosophers. He has made considerable contributions to the philosophy of mind and to evolutionary thought. This book offers an introduction to and...

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Daniel Dennett
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Daniel Dennett

David L. Thompson

Daniel Dennett is one of America's most important and influential contemporary philosophers. He has made considerable contributions to the philosophy of mind and to evolutionary thought. This book offers an introduction to and...

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Realism, Utopia and the Mushroom Cloud: Four Activist Intellectuals and Their Strategies for Peace, 1945-89 - Louise Weiss (France), Leo Szilard (USA), E.P.Thompson (England), Danilo Dolci (Italy)
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Realism, Utopia and the Mushroom Cloud: Four Activist Intellectuals and Their Strategies for Peace, 1945-89 - Louise Weiss (France), Leo Szilard (USA), E.P.Thompson (England), Danilo Dolci (Italy)

Michael Bess

A comparison of four dissident intellectuals who grappled with questions about international politics in a nuclear age and co-operation instead of coercion throughout their careers - Louise Weiss, Leo Szilard, E.P. Thompson, and...

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Pop. 1280
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Pop. 1280

Jim Thompson, Daniel Woodrell

New hardcover publication of a classic noir by Jim Thompson.

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A Treacherous Paradise
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A Treacherous Paradise

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

Hanna Lundmark escapes the brutal poverty of rural Sweden for a job as a cook onboard a steamship headed for Australia. Jumping ship at the African port of Lourenco Marques, Hanna decides to begin her life afresh.

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A Shining Thread of Hope
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A Shining Thread of Hope

Darlene Clark Hine (Northwestern University), Hine Thompson, Kathleen Thompson

A Shining Thread of Hope moves black women from the fringes of history, disclosing their impact on American life from colonial America to the years of antebellum slavery to the arts renaissance of the 1970s and 1980s.

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The Man Who Smiled: Kurt Wallander
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The Man Who Smiled: Kurt Wallander

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

Spiralling into an alcohol-fuelled depression after killing a man in the line of duty, Inspector Kurt Wallander has made up his mind to quit the police force for good. When an old acquaintance seeks Wallander's help to investigate...

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Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys
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Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys

Daniel J Kindlon, Michael Thompson, Ph.D., Teresa Barker

An expert in child development from Harvard and a preeminent child psychologist offer groundbreaking guidance for parents and educators of boys in crisis. They shine a light on the physical and emotional well-being of teenage boys...

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The Troubled Man: A Kurt Wallander Mystery
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The Troubled Man: A Kurt Wallander Mystery

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

Every morning retired naval officer Hakan von Enke takes a walk in the forest near his apartment in Stockholm. Then, one day he fails to come home. A few months earlier, at Hakan's 75th birthday party, he was eager to talk to...

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Italian Shoes
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Italian Shoes

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

Once a successful surgeon, Frederick Welin now lives in self-imposed exile on an island in the Swedish archipelago. Nearly twelve years have passed since he was disgraced for attempting to cover up a tragic mishap on the operating...

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Depths
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Depths

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

It is October 1914: the destroyer Svea emerged from the Stockholm archipelago bearing south-south-east. On board was Lars Tobiasson-Svartman, a naval engineer charged with making depth soundings to find a navigable channel for the...

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The Journey to the End of the World
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The Journey to the End of the World

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

Joel is fifteen and has left school, wanting to become a merchant sailor and travel far away from his home town in Northern Sweden. But first he must face up to the past and meet his mother who ran off when he was little. After...

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Realism, Utopia and the Mushroom Cloud: Four Activist Intellectuals and Their Strategies for Peace, 1945-89 - Louise Weiss (France), Leo Szilard (USA), E.P.Thompson (England), Danilo Dolci (Italy)
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Realism, Utopia and the Mushroom Cloud: Four Activist Intellectuals and Their Strategies for Peace, 1945-89 - Louise Weiss (France), Leo Szilard (USA), E.P.Thompson (England), Danilo Dolci (Italy)

Michael Bess

A comparison of four dissident intellectuals who grappled with questions about international politics in a nuclear age and co-operation instead of coercion throughout their careers - Louise Weiss, Leo Szilard, E.P. Thompson, and...

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Film Review
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Film Review

Michael Darvell, Mansell Stimpson

A movie guide that provides essential credits and reviews for the theatrically released films in the UK. It includes reviews of various films released from January to December 2011, box-office statistics, new faces of the year and...

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A Bridge to the Stars
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A Bridge to the Stars

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

12-year-old Joel lives with his father in the northern part of Sweden. At night he often sneaks out of his father's house to look for a dog he has seen from his window. On the bridge across the icy river he starts a secret society...

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The Book of Daniel: An Annotated Bibliography
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The Book of Daniel: An Annotated Bibliography

Henry O. Thompson

First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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The Brain: A Neuroscience Primer
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The Brain: A Neuroscience Primer

Richard F. Thompson (University of California, Los Angeles, USA)

This text describes the functioning of the brain and its nerve cells and is aimed at the first-time student. It presents an overview of brain anatomy and physiology, from molecules to the mind, and concludes with discussions of...

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The Pyramid: Kurt Wallander
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The Pyramid: Kurt Wallander

Henning Mankell, Ebba Segerberg, Laurie Thompson

When Kurt Wallander first appeared in Faceless Killers , he was a senior police officer, just turned forty, with his life in a mess. His wife had left him, his father barely acknowledged him; he ate badly and drank alone at...

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Beautiful Cats: Portraits of Champion Breeds Preened to Perfection
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Beautiful Cats: Portraits of Champion Breeds Preened to Perfection

Darlene Arden, Nick Mays

Cats were revered by the ancient Egyptians, beloved by the witches of Salem - and now find themselves celebrated in this delightful tribute. Sashaying in front of our photographer's lens are 40 of the world'd most remarkable and...

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Arthur Ashe: Young Tennis Champion
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Arthur Ashe: Young Tennis Champion

Paul Mantell, Meryl Henderson

Growing up in the racially divided South, young Arthur Ashe decided he would one day play sports on courts that did not allow black athletes. Ashe later became the first African-American man to win a major tennis tournament....

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A Treacherous Paradise
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A Treacherous Paradise

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

From the master of Swedish crime fiction, comes a gripping new novel. Based on a true story, A Treacherous Paradise sees Henning Mankell turn his talents for suspense to a world where power and powerlessness...

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Safety Thematic Unit
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Safety Thematic Unit

Debbie Thompson, Att, Darlene Hardwick

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A Treacherous Paradise
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A Treacherous Paradise

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

Cold and poverty define Hanna Renstrom's childhood in remote northern Sweden, and in 1905, at nineteen, she boards a ship for Australia in hope of a better life. But none of her hopes--or fears--prepares her for the life she will...

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Posters and Propaganda in Wartime
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Posters and Propaganda in Wartime

Ruth Thomson, Daniel James

During the two world wars of the 20th century, the British government used posters to influence people on a massive scale. This book, produced in association with the Imperial War Museum, tells the story of these weapons of mass...

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A Treacherous Paradise
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A Treacherous Paradise

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

In 1904, Hanna Lundmark escapes the brutal poverty of rural Sweden for a job as a cook onboard a steamship headed for Australia. She finds love in the form of the ship's mate, whom she marries, but disaster strikes when her...

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The Practice of Tempera Painting
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The Practice of Tempera Painting

Daniel V. Thompson

Based on exhaustive study, this work provides a wealth of historical background, as well as a lucid, careful exposition of all aspects of authentic technique, a guide to materials, and more. 85 illustrations.

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The Materials and Techniques of Mediaeval Painting
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The Materials and Techniques of Mediaeval Painting

Daniel V. Thompson, Bernard Berenson

Based on authentic medieval manuscripts and laboratory analysis, this volume explains carriers and grounds, binding media, pigments, and coloring materials used to obtain brilliance and permanence. A rich feast. - The Times...

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Adelaide: Water of a City
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Adelaide: Water of a City

Christopher B. Daniels, John Hodgson, Barbara Hardy

This book describes the breathtakingly broad array of roles water plays in the functioning of a large community. As we move into a new environmental era, where resources are no longer limitless and in particular water is a...

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A Treacherous Paradise
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A Treacherous Paradise

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

Originally published in Sweden as Minnet av en smutsig angel by Leopard F'orlag, Stockholm, in 2011.

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Finite Mathematics
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Finite Mathematics

Daniel Maki, Maynard Thompson

Designed for the one-term course in finite math taken primarily by students majoring in business, economics, life sciences, and the social sciences. The core topics and their applications are presented in Parts One and Two of this...

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Living Through the Soviet System
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Living Through the Soviet System

Daniel Bertaux, Paul Thompson, Anna Rotkirch

Analyzing how Russian society operated on a day-to-day level, this book contrasts the integration of different social groups: the descendents of the pre-revolutionary upper classes, the industrial working class, or the ethnically...

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Pathways to Social Class: A Qualitative Approach to Social Mobility
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Pathways to Social Class: A Qualitative Approach to Social Mobility

Daniel Bertaux, Paul Thompson

Uses qualitative techniques - such as life stories and family case studies - to examine the dynamics of mobility and address fundamental sociological questions. This book employs the case-study approach which allows the analysis...

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Between Generations: Family Models, Myths and Memories
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Between Generations: Family Models, Myths and Memories

Daniel Bertaux, Paul Thompson

Memories continue to shape the present, in almost all families throughout the world. A life-story approach to family memories can provide a new key to research on the dynamics of the family and on social change.

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Mandela: The Authorised Biography
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Mandela: The Authorised Biography

Anthony Sampson

Widely considered to be the most important biography of Nelson Mandela, Antony Sampson's remarkable book has been updated with an afterword by acclaimed South African journalist, John Battersby.

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Arthur Ashe: Young Tennis Champion
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Arthur Ashe: Young Tennis Champion

Paul Mantell, Meryl Henderson

Growing up in the racially divided South, young Arthur Ashe decided he would one day play sports on courts that did not allow black athletes. Ashe later became the first African-American man to win a major tennis tournament....

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The Practice of Tempera Painting: Materials and Methods
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The Practice of Tempera Painting: Materials and Methods

Daniel V Thompson

Historical background, step-by-step instruction, materials, permanence. Lucid, careful exposition of all aspects of authentic technique. 85 illustrations.

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The Materials and Techniques of Medieval Painting
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The Materials and Techniques of Medieval Painting

Daniel V Thompson

Sums up 20th-century knowledge: paints, binders, metals, surface preparation. Based on manuscripts and scientific investigation.

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Mastering Positional Chess: Practical Lessons from a Junior World Champion
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Mastering Positional Chess: Practical Lessons from a Junior World Champion

Daniel A Naroditsky

Positional sacrifices, improving piece placement, defence in worse positions, prophylaxis, and building and breaking fortresses, are skills every club player needs to master in order to win more games. Junior World Champion Daniel...

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The Man Who Smiled: Kurt Wallander
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The Man Who Smiled: Kurt Wallander

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

After killing a man in the line of duty, Inspector Kurt Wallander finds himself spiralling into an alcohol-fuelled depression. He has just decided to leave the police when an old friend approaches him for help investigating his...

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The Man from Beijing
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The Man from Beijing

Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson

One cold January day the police are called to a sleepy little hamlet in the north of Sweden where they discover a savagely murdered man lying in the snow. As they begin their investigation they notice that the village seems eerily...

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Teaching Mathematics to English Language Learners
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Teaching Mathematics to English Language Learners

Gladis Kersaint, Denisse R. Thompson, Mariana Petkova

Offers advice on how to teach mathematics to the English Language Learners in the classroom. This book offers context-specific strategies for everything from facilitating classroom discussions with all students, to reading and...

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Locke Amsden; Or, the Schoolmaster, a Tale
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Locke Amsden; Or, the Schoolmaster, a Tale

Daniel Pierce Thompson

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using...

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Evidence-based Cancer Care and Prevention: Behavioral Interventions
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Evidence-based Cancer Care and Prevention: Behavioral Interventions

Danielle DeVoss, Charles W. Given, Barbara Given, Victoria L. Champion

Product of a collaboration among members of the Behavioral Cooperative Oncology Group of the Mary Margaret Walther Program for Cancer Care Research. Each chapter of this book includes summaries of research on cancer-related...

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Handbook of Optical Engineering
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Handbook of Optical Engineering

Daniel Malacara, Brian J. Thompson, Malacara

Explains principles, processes, methods, and procedures of optical engineering. This handbook emphasizes fundamental approaches and provides useful formulas and step-by-step worked-out examples to demonstrate applications and...

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