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Make The Most Of Your Time On Earth (Compact edition) (Rough Guide Make the Most of Your Time on Earth)
Perfect for both the seasoned traveller and the armchair dreamer, it brings you the very best travel experiences - extraordinary landscapes, jaw-dropping architecture, white-knuckle adventures and tranquil hangouts. Want adventure? Try trekking to the source of the Ganges or exploring the lost island cities of Mozambique. Looking for an unusual place to stay? How about sleeping in a yurt in Inner Mongolia or an old prison in Latvia? For amazing ...
Rocks: Hard, Soft, Smooth, and Rough (Amazing Science)
Natalie M. Rosinsky
Picture Window Books
The rocks you see everyday can be grouped into different types, like igneous, sedimentary, or metamorphic. Some rocks are actually minerals, and you can even find fossils in some types of rocks.
Wherever You Go, There You Are
When Wherever You Go, There You Are was first published in 1994, no one could have predicted that the book would launch itself onto bestseller lists nationwide and sell over 750,000 copies to date. Ten years later, the book continues to change lives. In honor of the book's 10th anniversary, Hyperion is proud to be releasing the book with a new afterword by the author, and to share this wonderful book with an even larger audience.
Severn House Publishers
Carlson Raven had never seen anyone more beautiful or more courageous than Janna Moran as she struggled against the stormy sea in the Queen Charlotte Islands. When he rescued her from the choppy waters and revived her with the heat of his body, his yearning was as unexpected as it was enduring. Janna felt oddly safe as she awoke in the warmth of a stranger's intimate embrace. Staring into eyes as black as midnight, she knew that Raven was the ...
The Rough-Face Girl
From Algonquin Indian folklore comes one of the most haunting, powerful versions of the Cinderella tale ever told. In a village by the shores of Lake Ontario lived an invisible being. All the young women wanted to marry him because he was rich, powerful, and supposedly very handsom. But to marry the invisible being the women had to prove to his sister that they had seen him. And none had been able to get past the sister's stern, ...
Rough Country (A Virgil Flowers Novel)
The murder of a successful advertising executive leads Detective Virgil Flowers to the unlikely scene of the crime: a peaceful and bucolic wooded resort. But one with as many suspects as it has secrets.
Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul
Read Stuart Brown's posts on the Penguin Blog. From a leading expert, a groundbreaking book on the science of play, and its essential role in fueling our happiness and intelligence throughout our lives We've all seen the happiness on the face of a child while playing in the school yard. Or the blissful abandon of a golden retriever racing across a lawn. This is the joy of play. By definition, play is purposeless, all-consuming, ...
Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling
Richard Lyman Bushman
Founder of the largest indigenous Christian church in American history, Joseph Smith published the 584-page Book of Mormon when he was twenty-three and went on to organize a church, found cities, and attract thousands of followers before his violent death at age thirty-eight. Richard Bushman, an esteemed cultural historian and a practicing Mormon, moves beyond the popular stereotype of Smith as a colorful fraud to explore his personality, his ...
Golf is Not a Game of Perfect
Dr. Bob Rotella
Simon & Schuster
Dr. Bob Rotella is one of the hottest performance consultants in America today. Among his many professional clients are Nick Price (last year's Player of the Year), Tom Kite, Davis Love III, Pat Bradley, Brad Faxon, John Daly, and many others. Rotella, or "Doc," as most players refer to him, goes beyond just the usual mental aspects of the game and the reliance on specific techniques. What Rotella does here in this extraordinary book, and with ...
The Kybalion: A Study of The Hermetic Philosophy of Ancient Egypt and Greece
Rough Draft Printing
An unabridged edition of the 1908 printing: A Study of The Hermetic Philosophy of Ancient Egypt and Greece
The Autobiography of Theodore Roosevelt
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
The autobiography of the 26th President of the United States.
A brilliant virtuoso of violence, Richard Marcinko rose through Navy ranks to create and command one of this country's most elite and classified counterterrorist units, SEAL TEAM SIX . Now this thirty-year veteran recounts the secret missions and Special Warfare madness of his worldwide military career -- and the riveting truth about the top-secret Navy SEALs. Marcinko was almost inhumanly tough, and proved it on hair-raising missions across ...
How To Run A Lathe: For The Beginner: How To Erect, Care For And Operate A Screw Cutting Engine Lathe
South Bend Lathe Works
Rough Draft Printing
Revised Edition No. 15, With All Illustrations And Tables Including, But Not Limited To: Annealing Brass Or Copper, Annealing Tool Steel, Apron, Automatic, Attaching Countershaft To Joists, Ball Race And Cone Making, Belting Of Lathe, Boring In The Lathe, Boring 30-Inch Flywheel, How To Braze, Calculating Change Gears For Thread Cutting, Calculating Speed And Size Of Pulleys, Carriage For Lathe, Case Hardening, Centering, Change Gears For Thread ...
A Sail of Two Idiots: 100+ Lessons and Laughs from a Non-Sailor Who Quit the Rat Race, Took the Helm, and ...
International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
“It was the best of dreams, it was the worst of dreams, it was an age of consulting the nautical experts, it was the age of landlubber foolishness, it was the epoch of determination, it was the epoch of despair, it was the season of hurricanes, it was a spring of beachcombing…” If you dream about chucking it all away and sailing toward an island life, read this first Renee and Michael didn’t have any boating experience and when their ...
The Rough Guide to Norway
"The Rough Guide to Norway" is the definitive guide to Scandinavia's most inspiring country. You'll find insider tips on where the locals spend their time, as well as advice on how to make your money go further. This 6th edition features all-new color photography on every region, as well as extended sections on Svalbard and Spitsbergen, winter and summer adventure activities and Norwegian flora and fauna. The chapter on Oslo now makes it easier ...
The Rough Guide to Cancun and the Yucatan: Includes the Maya Sites of Tabasco & Chiapas
"The Rough Guide to Cancun & the Yucatan" is the ultimate guide to Mexico's premier tourist destination. It's packed with detailed coverage of Cancun, Cozumel, Tulum, the Riviera Maya and Costa Maya, as well as in-depth descriptions of all the accessible Maya sites, from world-famous Chichen Itza and Palenque to fabulous, barely known destinations like Calakmul or Sayil. This new edition also contains expanded coverage of Chiapas, to include San ...
The Rough Guide to the Philippines
The new Rough Guide to the Philippines is the ultimate travel guide to one of the world's most exciting countries. Discover the Philippines' dazzling beaches, rice terraces, and jaw-dropping marine life with stunning full-color photography, maps, and more listings and information than ever before. Inside The Rough Guide to the Philippines , you'll find detailed practical advice on what to see and do in Manila — from museums and art ...
Rough Country: How Texas Became America's Most Powerful Bible-Belt State
Princeton University Press
Tracing the intersection of religion, race, and power in Texas from Reconstruction through the rise of the Religious Right and the failed presidential bid of Governor Rick Perry, Rough Country illuminates American history since the Civil War in new ways, demonstrating that Texas's story is also America's. In particular, Robert Wuthnow shows how distinctions between "us" and "them" are perpetuated and why they are so often shaped by religion ...
Camp Out!: The Ultimate Kids' Guide
Workman Publishing Company
Bear bags, wilderness showers, and telling the temperature by counting the cricket chirps... Whether you're planning an over night in the backyard or a weekend in the wilderness, this book is packed with stuff to know. The basics, from gearing up to choosing a site to building a tarp tent. Tasty outdoor recipes: Solar Oven Pizza, Chow Down Chili and s' more's of course—with 8 variations. Plus: how to keep a Field Journal, exploring the ...
Product Sketches: From Rough to Refined
This is a fully visual book with over one thousand product sketches organized in chapters covering the main product categories that designers design for, such as electronic devices, household appliances, furniture, apparel, mobility, and more. Every chapter evolves from rough sketches to refined computer renderings. A wonderful, inspirational book for anyone who wants to improve his or her sketching abilities. Andres Parada works as ...
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