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Covered Bridge

Covered Bridge

Centered on the theme of cherishing the past, "Covered Bridge" pits earnest Hubbo O'Driscoll against two determined, cynical land developers. Hubbo is beginning to enjoy the pleasures of country life while staying with his guardian aunt and uncle, and he even has a job as curator of the area's rustic covered bridge. When the old bridge -- home to a ...

10,50 CHF

The Mood Embosser

The Mood Embosser

The Mood Embosser, " Louis Cabri's first book of poetry, presents a series of impressions of 1990s social history as it is manifested in the lingering traces of everyday life. In order to address a wide variety of social structures and their attendant moods, these poems deploy a clutch of poetic forms: columns, long poems, the page as a 'field' ...

23,50 CHF

Mr. Popper's Penguins

Mr. Popper's Penguins

The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions.

26,90 CHF

The Status of Gender Integration in the Military

The Status of Gender ...

This book examines the degree to which women in the armed services are represented in occupations open to them and determines whether certain factors hinder or preclude them from working within their military specialties. The authors analyzed all military occupations and performed a detailed analysis of ten specific occupations. Results show that success in integrating women is mixed, with female ...

26,90 CHF

Sikh Immigrant Students: Navigating Dual Cultures in Metropolitan New York

Sikh Immigrant Students: Navigating ...

Clear, to the point and enhanced by a historical background to the Sikh religion, statistical information and a carefully stated methodology, Bindu Chawla's thesis is both unfailingly informative and encouragingly human. Her purpose is to shed light on the processes Sikh students go through in American High Schools: their aims, their values, their search for independence and their bicultural dilemma ...

16,50 CHF

The Climb of Your Life: Finding Your Home on the Mountain of the Lord

The Climb of Your ...

- Atteberry's strong previous sales and contacts will help to launch this book through churches and Christian organizations. - Action steps and the action-oriented metaphor of mountain climbing is a fresh perspective that is especially appealing for men and the women who buy gifts for them. - Discussion questions make this an exceptional book discussion groups.

16,90 CHF

And Still They Come

And Still They Come

High school seniors take a look at what immigration is doing to their country... they chronicle earlier arrivals, including some of their ancestors, and over some fresh insight into how the next generation of American leaders will address this growing problem for America.

16,50 CHF

Lord Jim: Centennial Essays

Lord Jim: Centennial Essays

Lord Jim: Centennial Essays" features eight essays by major Conrad scholars to celebrate the centenary of the publication of what is possibly Joseph Conrad's best known novel. This carefully edited volume covers a wide range of topics, and includes new work on the novel's reception and sources, narrative strategies, and thematic interests. Various contemporary critical approaches - Bakhtinian, postcolonial, and ...

31,50 CHF

My Father's People: A Family of Southern Jews

My Father's People: A ...

Another intelligent and companionable book from Rubin (An Honorable Estate, 2001, etc.), a family story "to try to understand who my father's family were, and what they meant for and about me." Rubin's grandfather Hymen, born in 1862, came to the US and settled ("probably in 1886") in Charleston, South Carolina, where he and his wife produced a family of ...

32,50 CHF

Charting the End Times Prophecy Study Guide

Charting the End Times ...

Designed for use by individuals or groups, this study takes readers step by step through the high points of Bible prophecy, plus various charts deliver a clearer picture of what will happen when in the last days. This dynamic resource can be used with or without the book "Charting the End Times." (July)

14,50 CHF

General Orders, Rhode Island: December 1776-January 1778

General Orders, Rhode Island: ...

Only a few British army orderly books from the American Revolution survive. The document that is presented here has never been published and is the only orderly book known to exist containing British general orders given in Rhode Island. On December 8, 1

23,50 CHF

Water

Water

Open the door of discovery to students as they explore the properties of Earth's most interesting and precious resource! Activities covered include: How do ships float? When can water carry an electric current? How does water act like a lens? Investigating life in a pond How can you make your own cloud? What makes up a water molecule? ...plus 14 ...

35,90 CHF

Protagonists of Medicine

Protagonists of Medicine

The study of medical history is interesting in itself and may help to modify the view sometimes expressed that medical students and doctors are lacking in culture of any sort. Moreover, some historical perspective is often advantageous when one is considering the multitude of advances that are now taking place in the theory and practice of medicine. This book, containing ...

211,00 CHF