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The Sixth Extinction: Journeys Among the Lost and Left Behind
The Sixth Extinction is a haunting account of the age in which we live. Ecologists are calling it the Sixth Great Extinction, and the world isn’t losing just its ecological legacy; also vanishing is a vast human legacy of languages and our ways of living, seeing, and knowing.Terry Glavin confirms that we are in the midst of a nearly unprecedented, catastrophic vanishing of The Sixth Extinction is a haunting account of the age in which...

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Which Way to the Vomitorium?: Vernacular Latin for All Occasions
Tired of feeling like “The Ugly American” every time you visit the Vatican? Fed up with having to consult a dictionary when all you want to say is, “I’ve just been run over by a chariot!”? Well, now you can prepare yourself for almost every papal problem and haphazard happenstance with Which Way to the Vomitorium?: Vernacular Latin for All Occasions. Enhance your small talk Tired of feeling like “The Ugly...

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The Deep Zone
In this gripping debut thriller from James M. Tabor, a brilliant and beautiful scientist and a mysterious special ops soldier must lead a team deep into the Earth on a desperate hunt for the cure to a deadly epidemic. When she was unjustly fired from a clandestine government laboratory, microbiologist Hallie Leland swore she would never look back. But she can’t ignore an In this gripping debut thriller from James M. Tabor, a brilliant and...

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The Rig Veda
The earliest of the four Hindu religious scriptures known as the Vedas, and the first extensive composition to survive in any Indo-European language, The Rig Veda (c. 1200–900 bc) is a collection of more than 1,000 individual Sanskrit hymns. A work of intricate beauty, it provides unique insight into early Indian mythology and culture. Fraught with paradox, the hymns are m The earliest of the four Hindu religious scriptures known as the...

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Larousse Pocket Student Dictionary Spanish-English/English-Spanish
Tailored specifically to the needs of students, these portable paperback dictionaries are the ideal companions for anyone beginning to learn Spanish or French. With its student-friendly features and compact paperback format, the Larousse Pocket Student Dictionary is an invaluable tool for beginning language learners and teachers. Available in both Spanish-English and French Tailored specifically to the needs of students, these portable...

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I’ll Be There with Belzon
Catherine T. is an imaginative girl with a strange problem–words get mixed up in her head; and what promises to be an uneventful walk to her friend’s house becomes full of surprises. Follow Catherine into a winter wonderland of interesting characters and wordplay. Read...

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Interventions (Open Media)
Interventions by Noam Chomsky is getting new press after the Pentagon banned the book from Guantanamo Bay’s prison library. The Miami Herald broke the story on October 11, 2009 and stories followed in The Washington Independent, the Boston Herald, and other outlets. Democracy Now! picked up the story on October 13: “Published in 2007, Interventions compiles a series of Ch Interventions by Noam Chomsky is getting new press after the...

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Last Words
As one of America’s preeminent comedic voices, George Carlin saw it all throughout his extraordinary fifty-year career and made fun of most of it. Last Words is the story of the man behind some of the most seminal comedy of the last half century, blending his signature acerbic humor with never-before-told stories from his own life. Carlin’s early conflicts, his long strugg As one of America’s preeminent comedic voices, George Carlin...

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The Reapers are the Angels
Zombies have infested a fallen America. A young girl named Temple is on the run. Haunted by her past and pursued by a killer, Temple is surrounded by death and danger, hoping to be set free. For twenty-five years, civilization has survived in meager enclaves, guarded against a plague of the dead. Temple wanders this blighted landscape, keeping to herself and keeping her dem Zombies have infested a fallen America. A young girl named Temple is...

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The Embedding
The Embedding opens in a research institute where Chris Sole is teaching a strange form of language whose grammar can be “self-embedded” by computers to create an artificially complex means of communication that opens up the vast potential of the human mind. Read...