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The Marshall Fields

The Marshall Fields

From the son who may have been shot by a chorus girl to the great-great grandson who used his millions to create Hollywood fantasies, Fields descendants have caromed wildly between rebellion and folly. Their story offers a new and penetrating take on wealth, success, and the nightmare that often accompanies the American dream.

49,90 CHF

Improbable Journeys

Improbable Journeys

Forty years of travel writing from a noted poetFor more than four decades, poet Robin Magowan has journeyed in search of spiritual experiences. Hitchhiking and walking, by bus or, when necessary, by horse, he has explored lands as exotic as Nepal and New Guinea, as classic as Italy and France, and as forgotten as Persia and pre-Castro Cuba, submerging himself ...

49,50 CHF

Leaving Readers Behind

Leaving Readers Behind

Gene Roberts (an immensely respected newspaper reporter and editor) has provided the reader with a unique and documented history that is as engaging as it is informative. "Leaving Readers Behind is essential reading for aspiring journalists and students of American newspaper publishing.

48,90 CHF

The commentaries of Caesar : translated into English : to which is prefixed a discourse concerning the Roman art of war

The commentaries of Caesar ...

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into ...

49,90 CHF

The Pantheon

The Pantheon

ranks--along with Cheops's pyramid, the Parthenon, Wren's churches, Mansard's palaces-as an architectural archetype.

40,90 CHF

Learning in the Museum

Learning in the Museum

Learning in the Museum" confronts the educational role which museums can have and shows how research in visitor studies and the philosophy of education can be applied to facilitate a meaningful educational experience in museums. The book contains a brief history of education in public museums, and goes on to examine how the educational theories of Dewey, Piaget, Vygotsky relate ...

49,90 CHF

The Sweetness of Power

The Sweetness of Power

The question of order inspired two of the greatest political thinkers of the Renaissance--Niccolo Machiavelli and Francesco Guicciardini, whose major works on the nature of government are linked in an authoritative new translation. Political adversaries but nonetheless friends, Machiavelli and Guicciardini both reflected on ancient Rome and refined their conceptions of government with an eye to the political turmoil of ...

49,50 CHF

Leading the Way

Leading the Way

In "Leading the Way, Hewitt Associatesbusiness leaders Robert Gandossy and Marc Effron present their findings from the largest research project ever conducted on leadership, the "Top Companies for Leaders." Using data from more than 600 companies around the globe and interviews with senior executives at the top companies, they present a compelling business case for investing in growing leaders. Their ...

45,50 CHF

Learning Disability

Learning Disability

The detailed study of learning disability features rarely in university courses. To a large extent this reflects the low value attributed by our society and its human services to people with learning difficulties. This unusual book, based on one of those rare courses, includes contributions from academic specialists, students and people with learning difficulties, all of whom have participated in ...

59,50 CHF

Lynching of Emmett Till

Lynching of Emmett Till

At 2:00 A.M. on August 28, 1955, fourteen-year-old Emmett Till, visiting from Chicago, was abducted from his great-uncle's cabin in Money, Mississippi, and never seen alive again. When his battered and bloated corpse floated to the surface of the Tallahatchie River three days later and two local white men were arrested for his murder, young Till's death was primed to ...

41,50 CHF

The Soviet Study of International Relations

The Soviet Study of ...

Dr Lynch's book is an insightful and incisive examination of Soviet theories and concepts of international politics and foreign policy. Not only does he provide a concise exposition of the orthodox Marxist, Leninist and Stalinist foundations of Soviet thinking on international affairs, but he also examines the important departures from that orthodoxy under Khrushchev and Brezhnev. More important, however, he ...

47,90 CHF

A Catena of Buddhist Scriptures from the Chinese

A Catena of Buddhist ...

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into ...

49,90 CHF

Leadership for Human Development

Leadership for Human Development

Distinguished leaders, such as Oscar Arias and Harriet Fulbright, as well as distinguished leadership scholars including Bernard Bass and Bruce Llyod, address the issues and challenges of leadership and its relation to human development.

42,50 CHF