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Frommer’s Germany 2010
Completely updated every year (unlike most of the competition), Frommer’s Germany features gorgeous color photos of the dazzling baroque architecture, picturesque villages, and beer gardens that await you. Come along with us and discover some of Europe’s most spectacular scenery, from the medieval towns and half-timbered houses along the Romantic Road to lovely vineyards a Completely updated every year (unlike most of the...

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Woof: A Love Story
A dog is a dogand a cat is a catAnd most of the timeit’s as simple as that. . . .Or is it? What’s a dog to do when he falls in love with the cat next door? Bark? Chase his tail? Dig up a “brass bone” and hope that the universal language of music will help him to express his feelings? This humorous and heartfelt story is about the power of love and the power of music, told th A dog is a dogand a cat is a catAnd most of...

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Learn in Your Car Japanese Level One
Level 1: Introduction to key words, numbers, phrases, sentence structure, and basic grammar, with primary focus on the traveler. Level 2: More challenging vocabulary, more grammar, more complex sentences generate confidence in your ability to comprehend and converse. Level 3: Expanded vocabulary, advanced grammar, and complex sentences to expand your conversational skills. Read...

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The Oxford Book Of Legal Anecdotes
The law has captured the public’s attention and imagination for centuries, with its servants demonstrating time and again their fallibility. A former lawyer and celebrated crime writer, Michael Gilbert has compiled a vastly entertaining collection of over three hundred fifty anecdotes about legal goings-on over the past two hundred fifty years, and about the individuals wh The law has captured the public’s attention and...

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The Loser
Thomas Bernhard was one of the most original writers of the twentieth century. His formal innovation ranks with Beckett and Kafka, his outrageously cantankerous voice recalls Dostoevsky, but his gift for lacerating, lyrical, provocative prose is incomparably his own.One of Bernhard’s most acclaimed novels, The Loser centers on a fictional relationship between piano virtuos Thomas Bernhard was one of the most original writers of the...

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A Bad Character: A novel
A highly charged fiction debut about a young woman in India, and the love that both shatters and transforms her She is twenty, restless in New Delhi. Her mother has died; her father has left for Singapore. He is a few years older, just back to India from New York. When they meet in a cafe one afternoon, she—lonely, hungry for experience, yearning to break free of tradition—c A highly charged fiction debut about a young woman in India,...

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Latin Alive and Well: An Introductory Text
A student-friendly introduction to Latin Learning Latin can prove daunting even to the brightest students. But this innovative text draws students into the story of Rome and lets Virgil and Livy lead the way in learning declensions and conjugations. Latin Alive and Well is a classroom-tested textbook consisting of 36 units. It is designed for both high school and university A student-friendly introduction to Latin Learning Latin can prove...

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Introduction to Greek
Introduction to Greek, Second Edition is an introductory text to Classical Greek. It is designed for the first full year course and it concentrates on the basics in a way that allows the material to be covered easily in courses that meet three times a week over the course of two semesters. The focus of the text is on grammar with slightly altered readings drawn chiefly fro Introduction to Greek, Second Edition is an introductory text to...

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In the Name of Identity: Violence and the Need to Belong
In this cogent and persuasive examination of identity in the modern world, Amin Maalouf moves across the world’s history, faiths, and politics, outlining the way the notion of a singular identity—personal, religious, ethnic, or national—can give rise to heated passions and even massive crimes. Although written before the events of September 11, the essence of Maalouf’s rum In this cogent and persuasive examination of identity...