Download How the Way We Talk Can Change the Way We Work: Seven Languages for Transformation

How the Way We Talk Can Change the Way We Work: Seven Languages for Transformation
Why is the gap so great between our hopes, our intentions, even our decisions-and what we are actually able to bring about? Even when we are able to make important changes-in our own lives or the groups we lead at work-why are the changes are so frequently short-lived and we are soon back to business as usual? What can we do to transform this troubling reality?In this inte Why is the gap so great between our hopes, our intentions, even our...

Download Finis Rei Publicae: Eyewitness to the End of the Roman Republic: An Intermediate Latin Text (Focus Texts: For Classical Language Study)

Finis Rei Publicae: Eyewitness to the End of the Roman Republic: An Intermediate Latin Text (Focus Texts: For Classical Language Study)
Finis Rei Publicae draws on eyewitness accounts to provide students with a compelling narrative outlining the history of Rome during the late Republic, while carefully reinforcing and introducing advanced grammar and syntax. Excellent transitional text using actual documents and readings, with commentary on history and grammar, and exercises. Students are provided ample st Finis Rei Publicae draws on eyewitness accounts to provide students...

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A Ball for Daisy
Winner of the 2012 Randolph Caldecott Medal This New York Times Bestseller and New York Times Best Illustrated Book relates a story about love and loss as only Chris Rashcka can tell it. Any child who has ever had a beloved toy break will relate to Daisy’s anguish when her favorite ball is destroyed by a bigger dog. In the tradition of his nearly wordless picture book Yo! Y Winner of the 2012 Randolph Caldecott Medal This New York...

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Blue Nights
From one of our most powerful writers, a work of stunning frankness about losing a daughter. Richly textured with bits of her own childhood and married life with her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and daughter, Quintana Roo, this new book by Joan Didion examines her thoughts, fears, and doubts regarding having children, illness, and growing old. Blue Nights opens on July 26, From one of our most powerful writers, a work of stunning frankness...

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Deux etes
Une ile au large de la Bretagne. Des etes charmeurs qui s’eternisent devant la vaste etendue bleue saupoudree de rochers roses. Et puis un jour, dans ce paradis, l’arrivee d’un jeune homme, Gilles, qui a accepte une mission impossible : traduire en francais Ada ou l’Ardeur, le chef-d’?uvre intraduisible de Vladimir Nabokov. Impatience de l’editeur, pressions d’un ecrivain Une ile au large de la...