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Quantum Books
4,48 USD

Quantum Books

American Indian affairs are much in the public mind today--hotly contested debates over such issues as Indian fishing rights, land claims, and reservation gambling hold our attention. While the unique legal status of American Indians rests on the historical treaty relationship between Indian tribes and the federal government, until now there has…

Quantum Books
61,02 USD

Quantum Books

In this essential theoretical essay, Gerard Genette asserts that the object of poetics is not the text, but the "architext"--the transcendent categories (literary genres, modes of enunciation, and types of discourse, among others) to which each individual text belongs. In seeking to link these categories in a system embracing the entire…

Representations Books
4,89 USD

Representations Books

Scholars have only recently discovered that the human body itself has a history. Not only has it been perceived, interpreted, and represented differently in different epochs, but it has also been lived differently, brought into being within widely dissimilar material cultures, subjected to various technologies and means of control, and…

Buying Books
4,48 USD

Buying Books

Beginning with a look at the publishing industry that explains how books are conceived, produced, priced, and distributed, this definitive guide shows librarians the ins-and-outs of vendor selection, book ordering, automated acquisitions systems, and the trends that can affect library acquisitions.

Raincoast Books
23,75 USD

Raincoast Books

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles Raincoast Books is a Canadian book distribution and wholesale company. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Raincoast was founded by Mark Stanton and Allan MacDougall in 1979 as a consignment wholesaler that shared overhead, warehouse space and staff with the pair's sales agency, Stanton MacDougall.…

Books Unbound
4,47 USD

Books Unbound

This guide takes traditional bookmaking out of the box and into the realm of limitless possibilities. Crafters, scrapbookers and book-makers will delight in the pages of this highly inventive and energetic guide that shows how to create books with never-before-seen effects. While most bookmaking guides focus on classic binding techniques,

Handmade Books
6,97 USD

Handmade Books

Bookmaking is one of today's fastest-growing crafts, and this on-the-page gallery presents the unlimited potential of the form, from leather-tooled covers and handmade papers to exotic bindings. The talented contributors include Jeanne Germani, David Hodges, Laura Wait, and a host of other artists. With nearly 100 selections taken from the…

Indexing Books
7,48 USD

Indexing Books

"Indexing Books" will be welcomed by authors and professional indexers as a much-needed guide to index preparation that is thorough, accessible, well organized, and up-to-date. Nancy C. Mulvany builds on various style guides, particularly "The Chicago Manual of Style"'s extensive chapter on indexing. She expands its…

Censored Books
4,48 USD

Censored Books

New in Paperback This collection of sixty-three essays provides assistance to the growing number of students, teachers, librarians, and parents who find themselves confronting a censorship situation. The contributors are both authors_of fiction, drama, and poetry for adults, children, and adolescents_and teachers of literature, writing about the…

Jungle Books
4,48 USD

Jungle Books

Award-winning illustrator Robert Ingpen offers his stunning version of another classic: Rudyard Kipling's beloved stories of the boy Mowgli, rescued and raised by tigers in the heart of the jungle. The tales feature such unforgettable creatures such as Bagheera, the graceful black panther; Baloo, the kindly brown bear; and Kaa, the snake with…

Great Books
4,43 USD

Great Books

THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER At the age of forty-eight, writer and film critic David Denby returned to Columbia University and re-enrolled in two core courses in Western civilization to confront the literary and philosophical masterpieces -- the "great books" -- that are now at the heart of the culture wars. In "Great Books, " he…

Xenos Books
23,75 USD

Xenos Books

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles Xenos Books is a publishing company in Riverside, California that was founded in 1985 by Karl Kvitko and Verona Weiss. The company is known for publishing bilingual books, and modern American and foreign writers in translation.

Burning Books
25,91 USD

Burning Books

For over 2000 years, book burners have laid their torches to millions of books condemned as heretical, blasphemous, immoral, obscene, subversive or seditious. Books have been reduced to ashes in church yards, college yards, school furnaces, public squares and city streets. The goals of the book burners have been to extirpate history, to intimidate…

Usless Books
23,75 USD

Usless Books

Many have a deep passion for books, cherishing their form and content equally. Even the electronic book has not been able to change this. For books are more than a medium offering a container for words. This is the starting point for the German artist Dorothea Reese-Heim, who in 1983 discovered paper and later the book for her own art. The poetic…

Christmas Books
4,48 USD

Christmas Books

These five short novels, written for Christmas 1843 to 1848, demonstrate Dickens' most characteristic writing. The volume includes A Christmas Carol, The Chimes, The Haunted Man, The Cricket on the Hearth, and The Battle of Life.

Rainfall Books
23,75 USD

Rainfall Books

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles Rainfall Books are a British publisher of fantasy, horror and science fiction, specializing in modern works inspired by the writing of H. P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard and Clark Ashton Smith. They are based in Calne, in the English county of Wiltshire. Rainfall Records is run in collaboration with…

I Like Books
4,48 USD

I Like Books

Who better than Anthony Browne -- and one of his most personable chimps -- to celebrate all the fun to be found in the world of books? Do you like books? Funny books or fairy tales? Scary books or song books? Books about dinosaurs or pirates or ABCs? This simple, inviting ode to the pleasures of reading stars an obliging chimp sampling books of…

I Like Books
4,48 USD

I Like Books

Available again in Dragonfly paperback editions, these adorable classics by Anthony Browne make perfect choices for very young children. Browne's irresistible little chimp is sure to instill a love of reading as he chronicles the many books he likes to read and the things he likes to do. But be careful--his cheerful enthusiasm may be catching!

Bookshelf
4,43 USD

Bookshelf

Bookcases are so much more than just a place to store one s books. They've become experiments in engineering and explorations into modern art, covetable in their own right. Financial analysts at Bloomberg have even used the IKEA Billy bookcase as an index of economic growth. In these pages you will find plenty of inspiration and diversity,…

O Bethlehem - Arch Books (Arch Books (Paperback))
6,00 USD

O Bethlehem - Arch Books (Arch Books (Paperback))

The story of Jesus birth, Micah 5:2-5, Luke 2:1-20, and Matthew 2:1-11. Gods chosen birthplace for His Son and how God often uses the small, the unlikely to do His will. Tell your child that like Bethlehem, God has unique plans for him or her. Just like God chose that little town for a special purpose, He choses us for His purposes too.

Mini-Books
4,48 USD

Mini-Books

So many styles, so many reasons to make them Whether they're accordion folded, stitched together, ribbon-tied, or paper-punched and bound with binder rings, these mini-books are perfect for celebrating everything from holiday memories to childhood events. Every one of the 45 projects is charming and quick to craft, as well as a delightful way…

My Weird School 4 Books in 1!: Books 1-4
13,25 USD

My Weird School 4 Books in 1!: Books 1-4

Four bestselling stories from the My Weird School series, which has sold over 10 million copies! This POB bind-up edition includes the first four books in the wildly popular series: MISS DAISY IS CRAZY!, MR. KLUTZ IS NUTS!, MRS. ROOPY IS LOOPY!, and MS. HANNAH IS BANANAS! With more than 10 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets…

Lizzie McGuire: Books 1-4 - Boxed Set: Books 1 - 4
4,48 USD

Lizzie McGuire: Books 1-4 - Boxed Set: Books 1 - 4

Welcome to the wonderful world of.... Lizzie! Here, in one complete set, are four awesome stories featuring Lizzie McGuire in her ongoing attempts to survive the most nerve-racking ordeal ever-junior high school: a class camping trip turns into an embarassing disaster When Moms Attack. Lizzie's geeky secret admirer may end up Totally Crushed.…

The Ten Books on Architecture Ten Books on Architecture
4,48 USD

The Ten Books on Architecture Ten Books on Architecture

The oldest and most influential book ever written on architecture, this volume served as a guide to Bramante, Michelangelo, Palladio, Vignola, and countless others. It describes the classic principles of symmetry, harmony, and proportion as well as the ancients' methods, materials, and aesthetics. Authoritative translation by a distinguished…

Think in Public: A Public Books Reader (Public Books Series)
20,25 USD

Think in Public: A Public Books Reader (Public Books Series)

Think in Public presents a selection of inspiring essays that exemplify the distinctive approach of the online magazine Public Books to public scholarship. Today's leading thinkers offer a guide to the most exciting contemporary ideas about literature, politics, economics, history, race, capitalism, gender, technology, and climate change.

Magic Puppy: Books 1-3
4,48 USD

Magic Puppy: Books 1-3

Storm is a magic puppy who uses his spells wherever they are needed most. Can one magic puppy make three wishes come true? Follow Storm and friends in this collection of the first three books in the series. In"""A New Beginning," Lily wants a pony of her own, but when she meets a golden retriever with sparkling midnight-blue…

Books Always Everywhere
2,98 USD

Books Always Everywhere

Babies and toddlers join in an exuberant celebration of books of all shapes and sizes in this charming picture book. For little kids, books can be anything from a chair, to a tower, to a hat. But once little ones discover the magical world that can be found inside a book, the best thing a book can be--is a book! This joy of discovery is evident on…