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The Latin phrase "Nullius in Verba" has been the motto of Britain’s famous Royal Society – one of the oldest learned societies in the world – since the 17th century. It means that we should not accept that something is true based solely on anyone’s word regardless of his or her authority or stature. Sutton has brought his considerable expertise in understanding what causes crimes of...
Published: Jul. 26, 2014
Bellevue Psychiatric Hospital's Ward 8 North and Karen Horney Clinic came to life at a time when the first step in treatment was to don an orange jumpsuit with the word “PSYCHO” stenciled in huge letters on the back. Not your typical sensationalist psych ward horror story where the staff is more demented than the patients, Four Ghosts in a Mad House is an engaging true-life story about the...
Published: Apr. 5, 2013
Just as the mythical pied-piper's trance enthralled listeners, the poetry in Pied-Piper Philology: Love Words enchants readers with a new spin on love poems. R. Allen Shoaf's collection of poems deftly interweaves linguistic insight into the tale of two people learning that a love of words can nurture words of love, in turn fostering acts of love. The poems explore intimacy, discourse and lovers...
Published: Feb. 26, 2013
What if dragons living on the moon fell from the sky and secretly made their homes in trash dumps all over the world? Maureen Schlukbier's The Dragon Moon: A Series of Dragon Tails will delight young readers with tales of friendship and fun as the fallen dragons are forced to live in seclusion and deal with familiar problems for children of all ages. Richly illustrated, these delightful tales of...
Published: Nov. 26, 2012
With first-hand knowledge of health care intricacies from both the employer’s and employee’s standpoint, Mark F. Herbert presents a non-partisan solution to the health care debate in Plan B: The Alternative to Obamacare. Herbert posits that current proposals to solve America’s health care crisis (from both sides of the Congressional aisle) have only addressed one component of the problem: point...
Published: Jul. 12, 2012
BestThinking
Everyone has a favorite teacher: the one who encouraged you, taught you to think differently and helped you succeed when you thought you would fail. Celebrities from Garrison Keillor to Joan Rivers reflect on their favorite teachers and lessons learned in this ebook. From artists and entertainers to presidents and professors, the famous individuals in this collection reminisce about the educators...
Published: Mar. 23, 2012
A smart and funny challenge to all conservative talking heads to stop the Idiocy. A fresh new voice from the left issues a smart, funny challenge to stop the idiocy! Author Joe Marconi exposes the folly and downright stupidity spilling from a cornucopia of public liars and self-important dolts whose illogic, opacity, and invective are cluttering up America's public discourse. Exposing the...
Published: Jan. 8, 2012
Dorothy Seymour Mills steps out from the shadows of unrecognized authorship to describe in fascinating detail her journey to become the first woman baseball historian. Mills’s experiences as a woman working in a predominantly male field from the 1950s to the present day bring to life her legacy and that of her fellow women baseball writers. She also delves into America’s relationship with its...
Published: Dec. 28, 2011
 
 
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