Libros

  • Teoría del Juego
    Colleen Cross / Cinta García de la Rosa
    Lo que el dinero no puede comprar, lo consigue el asesinato.Alguien está desviando fondos desde el fondo de cobertura de divisas del billonario Zachary Barron. Empeñado en procesar al ladrón con todo el peso de la ley, contrata a Katerina “Kat” Carter, la mejor contable forense en su especialidad, para seguir el rastro del dinero. Ambos se ven sorprendidos cuando lleva al padre...
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    19,65 €

  • Reading David Foster Wallace between philosophy and literature
    This book breaks new ground by showing that the work of David Foster Wallace originates from and functions in the space between philosophy and literature. Philosophy is not a mere supplement to or decoration of his writing, nor does he use literature to illustrate pre-established philosophical truths. Rather, for Wallace, philosophy and literature are intertwined ways of experi...
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    157,08 €

  • Blood From a Rose
    Sharon Skinner
    Blood From a Rose from author Sharon Skinner (The Healer’s Legacy, Collars and Curses) takes the reader into the dark spaces between dusk and dawn, serving up dark fantasy, paranormal and supernatural short fiction. An exploration of our shadow sides, things that go slurp in the dark, magical entrapment, demons that get their due, and fairy tales that show their true colors.Thi...
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    14,28 €

  • De sang-froid
    Toni Anderson / Diane Garo / Valentin Translation
    Une journaliste en quête de vérité sur la mort de sa meilleure amie... et l’agent du FBI qui doit l’en dissuader.Pip West, journaliste d’investigation en disgrâce, est dévastée quand elle découvre le corps de sa meilleure amie, le visage dans l’eau d’un lac paisible. Quand la police et le FBI décrètent que son amie a fait une overdose avant de se noyer, Pip sait qu’ils se tromp...
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    16,94 €

  • Three Centuries of Girls’ Education
    Mary Anne O’Neil
    In Three Centuries of Girls’ Education, Mary Anne O’Neil offers both an examination and the first English translation of Les Règlemens des religieuses Ursulines de la Congrégation de Paris. Published in 1705, Regulations is the first pedagogical system explicitly designed for the education of girls. It is also one of the few surviving documents describing the day-to-day operat...
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    76,34 €

  • Civilian War
    Lisa Tendrich Frank
    The Civilian War explores home front encounters between elite Confederate women and Union soldiers during Sherman’s March, a campaign that put women at the center of a Union army operation for the first time. Ordered to crush the morale as well as the military infrastructure of the Confederacy, Sherman and his army increasingly targeted wealthy civilians in their progress throu...
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    31,69 €

  • Undead Souths
    Daniel Cross Turner / Eric Gary Anderson / Taylor Hagood
    Depictions of the undead in the American South are not limited to our modern versions, such as the vampires in True Blood and the zombies in The Walking Dead. As Undead Souths reveals, physical emanations of southern undeadness are legion, but undeadness also appears in symbolic, psychological, and cultural forms, including the social death endured by enslaved people, the Cult ...
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    37,93 €

  • Three Centuries of Girls’ Education
    Mary Anne O’Neil
    In Three Centuries of Girls’ Education, Mary Anne O’Neil offers both an examination and the first English translation of Les Règlemens des religieuses Ursulines de la Congrégation de Paris. Published in 1705, Regulations is the first pedagogical system explicitly designed for the education of girls. It is also one of the few surviving documents describing the day-to-day operat...
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    38,49 €

  • Confederate Outlaw
    Brian D McKnight
    In the fall of 1865, the United States Army executed Confederate guerrilla Champ Ferguson for his role in murdering fifty-three loyal citizens of Kentucky and Tennessee during the Civil War. Long remembered as the most unforgiving and inglorious warrior of the Confederacy, Ferguson has often been dismissed by historians as a cold-blooded killer. In Confederate Outlaw: Champ Fer...
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    21,91 €

  • American Lonesome
    Gavin Cologne-Brookes
    American Lonesome: The Work of Bruce Springsteen begins with a visit to the Jersey Shore and ends with a meditation on the international legacy of Springsteen’s writing, music, and performances. Gavin Cologne-Brookes’s innovative study of this popular musician and his position in American culture blends scholarship with personal reflection, providing both an academic examinatio...
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    31,67 €

  • Bibliography of the Anurans of the United States and Canada Part 1
    C. Kenneth Dodd
    This bibliography was produced with the objective of developing a comprehensive reference to publications on the natural history of North American anurans. It focuses on life history, ecology, systematics, behavior, physiological ecology, diseases, parasites, and conservation biology, and includes important references on distribution and other topics useful to understanding fro...
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    31,41 €

  • The Anglosphere’s Broken Covenant
    Michael Wagner
    Dr. Wagner presents a brief but powerful summary of the case for National Covenanting, and particularly, the case for the obligation that yet rests upon the Anglosphere Nations (i.e. the entirety of English-speaking civilization) to own their broken covenant with God, The Solemn League and Covenant of the Three Kingdoms (1643). For those who may be unfamiliar with the covenante...
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    11,88 €