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Vlastenci zapadlí v Tobrúku DVD (Our Outcast Patriots Of Tobruk)

V dějinách druhé světové války je jedna nepříliš známá kapitola – osudy československé jednotky ze Středního východu, které velel legendární generál Karel Klapálek. Členové jednotky vyprávějí v tomto filmu o Masarykovi, odchodech do zahraničí, obraně Tobrúku, opožděném příchodu do Prahy i komunistických žalářích. Popisují i dnešní nezájem o válečné hrdiny. Dosud nezveřejněné archivní záběry vás přenesou tisíce kilometrů od domova, kde se v pouštních dunách bojovalo za svobodu Československa. So...

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OUR WORLD Level 2 READER: MY DAY

Read as children and animals compare what they do every day. Does the elephant take a shower like the boy does? Do the horses play with their friends like the children do? Do the monkeys do homework like the children do? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their wo...

OUR WORLD Level 1 READER: WE ALL PULL - PORELL, J.

A family wants the giant turnip in their garden. They work together to pull it out of the ground. They pull and pull and pull. Will that turnip ever come out? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young le...

OUR WORLD Level 2 READER: ART CLASS - OKAMURO, Y.

The students are making a poster for art class. What do they need to make it? Will the teacher like it? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Readers encourage reading for fun, and...

OUR WORLD Level 2 READER: THE THREE LITTLE PIGS - PETROKIS, ...

The three pigs are in their houses. The big wolf is hungry. He wants the three pigs for lunch! Will the three pigs be safe in their houses? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Re...

OUR WORLD Level 2 READER: HARE IS SCARED

Hare is scared! There is a monster in his house. Can Monkey and Elephant help him? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Readers encourage reading for fun, and bring storytelling i...

Our World Level 2 Reader: Hare is Scared Big Book

Hare is scared! There is a monster in his house. Can Monkey and Elephant help him? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Readers encourage reading for fun, and bring storytelling i...

Delta Teacher Development Series: Storytelling With Our Stud...

Storytelling With Our Students invites you on a fascinating and personal journey in the company of David Heathfield – an experienced teacher and dedicated storyteller. He introduces you to the art of telling an unscripted story, and provides you with the opportunity to bring stories from many cultures to vibrant life in your language teaching. Storytelling builds confidence, develops language skills, encourages speaking and listening fluency, and increases motivation and interaction. Teachers d...

OUR WORLD Level 4 READER: SWEET SURPRISES: ACCIDENTAL FOOD I...

Some inventions are created on purpose, like the television or the car. But some inventions are created by accident. Some of the most popular snacks and desserts were invented this way. Read to find out about how some of them were invented. Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their w...

OUR WORLD Level 1 READER: TOO MANY ANIMALS - FELDMAN, S.

When it starts to rain, a butterfly flies into a shed. One by one, more animals join the butterfly. How many animals go into the shed? And will they all fit? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young lea...

OUR WORLD Level 6 READER: THE RIVER DRAGONS - OLIVIA, A.

Long ago, China had no freshwater rivers or lakes. The people had to depend on rainwater for drinking and for watering their crops. But one hot summer, no rain fell. Four kind dragons wanted to help the people. Can they figure out a way to bring water to the people? Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they ...

OUR WORLD Level 1 READER: THE THREE BEARS - DAVISON, T.

Three little bears leave their house and go for a walk. What happens when a little girl comes into their house and discovers their food, their chairs, and their cozy beds? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motiv...

OUR WORLD Level 2 READER: STONE SOUP - QIUNN, M.

The soldier is hungry. He only has a pot, a stone, and some water. But he has an idea. How will he make soup with a stone and some water? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Read...

OUR WORLD Level 4 READER: THE MIRROR - HARRIS, N.

Tae Hyun buys a mirror for his wife as a present. No one in his family has ever seen a mirror before. When the family members look in the mirror, they don't recognize themselves. Will they figure out that they are looking at their own reflection? Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand t...

Our World Level 2 Reader: My Day Big Book

Read as children and animals compare what they do every day. Does the elephant take a shower like the boy does? Do the horses play with their friends like the children do? Do the monkeys do homework like the children do? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their wo...

CD Annique : Heads Up

; Seznam skladeb:; ; 1: Heaven on our Side ; 2: Love of my Life ; 3: Never Forget the Times ; 4: Loved Not Understood ; 5: Whisper ; 6: La Vie en Rose ; 7: It's Life ; 8: No Man's Land ; 9:

OUR WORLD Level 1 READER: LITTLE RED HEN IS COOKING - AREGO,...

Little Red Hen is making some delicious food. Cat is watching. But he is not helping. Will Little Red Hen share her food with him anyway? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Read...

OUR WORLD Level 1 READER: THE KING´S NEW CLOTHES - OLIVIA, A...

A tailor makes "magic" clothes for a king. But no one can see these "magic" clothes! Will the tailor trick the silly king? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Readers encourage r...

OUR WORLD Level 2 READER: THE ANT AND THE GRASSHOPPER - PORE...

Grasshopper is playing. He wants Ant to play too. But Ant is working. He is preparing for winter. What will happen to Grasshopper when winter comes? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our...

Our World Level 2 Reader: the Three Little Pigs Big Book - P...

The three pigs are in their houses. The big wolf is hungry. He wants the three pigs for lunch! Will the three pigs be safe in their houses? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Re...

Our World Level 2 Reader: Art Class Big Book - Okamuro, Y.

The students are making a poster for art class. What do they need to make it? Will the teacher like it? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Readers encourage reading for fun, and...

OUR WORLD Level 1 READER: MY BODY, YOUR BODY - MAKIAHI, C.

Read and watch as children and animals compare parts of their bodies. Are the girls' eyes like the frog's? Is the boys' mouth like the hippo's? Is the girls' hair like the llamas? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires a...

OUR WORLD Level 2 READER: THE NORTH WIND AND THE SUN - O´SUL...

The North Wind and the Sun see a man wearing a coat. Is the North Wind strong enough to blow the man's coat off? Can the Sun make the man take off his coat? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young lear...

OUR WORLD Level 1 READER: THE TOYS - O´SULLIVAN, J. K.

When a little girl leaves her room, what happens to her toys? Does her puppet stay on the shelf? Does the doll sit quietly on her bed? Or does something more interesting happen? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and...

OUR WORLD Level 2 READER: A BIG LESSON FOR LITTLE FROG - O´S...

Little Frog is sad. He can't swing through the trees like Monkey or fly like Parrot. He wants to do what they can do. Can Giraffe help him to see that he is special too? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivat...

Our World Level 2 Reader: the North Wind and the Sun Big Boo...

The North Wind and the Sun see a man wearing a coat. Is the North Wind strong enough to blow the man's coat off? Can the Sun make the man take off his coat? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young lear...

Our World Level 2 Reader: a Big Lesson for Little Frog - O´s...

Little Frog is sad. He can't swing through the trees like Monkey or fly like Parrot. He wants to do what they can do. Can Giraffe help him to see that he is special too? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivat...

Our World Level 2 Reader: Stone Soup Big Book - Qiunn, M.

The soldier is hungry. He only has a pot, a stone, and some water. But he has an idea. How will he make soup with a stone and some water? Read and find out! Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World Read...

One Direction (100% Official) - Where We Are - Our Band, Our...

Calling all One Direction fans! This is the only official book from 1D, charting their journey over the last year and a half - from the places they've visited and fans they've met, to their thoughts and feelings, hopes and dreams, highs and lows. It has been a phenomenal year - and this is a phenomenal story. This Christmas, there will be no other book that true One Direction fans will want! They've won dozens of awards. They've had a bigger US debut than the Beatles. They've played Madison Squ...

Trips out of Civilization - Viktor Labský

Autor : Viktor Labský, Trips out of Civilization is comprised of five original thrillers, all packed with action, sudden twists and psychological revelations. "The Crossbow" takes place in the Algonquin Provincial Park in Ontario, far away from tourists and beaten paths. "A Mathematically Precise Curve" invites the reader to the most spectacular part of the Rocky Mountains in Alberta. "Arawak" offers an unusual adventure on an uninhabited island in the Bahamian Arc...

DVD - Take Our Cocks You Fucking Loser!

Kirk Cummings lost his NK fight against Dominic Pacifico and Kirk's getting punished. Dominic leads him down the street, bound and blindfolded until he spots a playspace to whore Kirk out at. A line of horny dudes wait to enter when all of...

Chronicles : On Our Troubled Times - Piketty Thomas

The return of the best-selling, award-winning economist extraordinaire With the same powerful evidence, and range of reference, as his global bestseller Capital in the Twenty-First Century - and in columns of 700 words, rather than 700 pages - Chronicles sets out Thomas Piketty's analysis of the financial crisis, what has happened since and where we should go from here. Tackling a wider range of subjects than in Capital, from productivity in Britain to Barack Obama, it comprises the very b...

Chronicles : On Our Troubled Times - Piketty, T.

This is the return of the best-selling, award-winning economist extraordinaire. With the same powerful evidence, and range of reference, as his global bestseller Capital in the Twenty-First Century - and in columns of 700 words, rather than 700 pages - Chronicles sets out Thomas Piketty's analysis of the financial crisis, what has happened since and where we should go from here. Tackling a wider range of subjects than in Capital, from productivity in Britain to Barack Obama, it comprises the ve...

Chronicles: On Our Troubled Times - Thomas Piketty

The return of the best-selling, award-winning economist extraordinaire With the same powerful evidence, and range of reference, as his global bestseller Capital in the Twenty-First Century - and in columns of 700 words, rather than 700 pages - Chronicles sets out Thomas Piketty's analysis of the financial crisis, what has happened since and where we should go from here. Tackling a wider range of subjects than in Capital, from productivity in Britain to Barack Obama, it comprises the very best o...

THE PRINCESS DIARIES: TEN OUT OF TEN - Meg Cabot

Mia is about to turn eighteen and has decided to put down her princess pen for good. Is the practically perfect JP the real love of Mia's life? Is she really the last virgin at Albert Einstein High? Will Michael Moscovitz return from Japan and make a last-minute romantic gesture just in time to save our heroine from making a vary big mistake.

PRINCESS DIARIES TEN OUT OF TEN - Meg Cabot

Mia is about to turn eighteen and has decided to put down her princess pen for good. This is your one and only chance to find out how it all ends - including the answers to hotter than hot questions like: Is the practically perfect J.P. the real love of Mia's life? Will an election in Genovia mean the end of princessdom for Mia? Is she really the last virgin at Albert Einstein High? And finally, crucially, will Michael Moscovitz return from Japan and make a last-minute romantic gesture just in ...

A Heart Bent Out of Shape - Hall, E.

From the author of The Book of Summers, picked for Richard & Judy's 2012 summer book club, comes the story of a first love, a terrible tragedy, a snow-filled paradise; a year that will never be forgotten. For Hadley Dunn, life so far has been uneventful - no great loves, no searing losses. But that's before she decides to spend a year studying in the glittering Swiss city of Lausanne, a place that feels alive with promise. Here Hadley meets Kristina, a beautiful but elusive Danish girl, and the...

GREAT MYSTERIES OF OUR WORLD + CD (Black Cat Readers Level 3...

Was Nostradamus really a prophet or were his predictions a mere coincidence? What mystery lies behind the curse of the tomb of the Egyptian pharaoh King Tut? Can an exquisite diamond bring death and tragedy to its owners? Does evil really exist and what forms can it take? Find out about these strange stories and others, and perhaps you'll be able to solve our world's greatest mysteries!

CD Bobby Rush : Chicken Heads (A 50 Year History Of Bobby Rush) 4

; kompilace / BOX SET (2015); ; DISC I.; 1.Someday; 2.Let Me Love You; 3.Sock Boo Ga Loo; 4.Much Too Much; 5.Gotta Have Money; 6.Camel Walk; 7.Wake Up; 8.The Things I Used To Do; 9.Let It All Hang Out; 10.Just

For Crying Out Loud - Clarkson, J.

"The publication of ""The World According to Clarkson"" in 2004 launched a multi-million-copy bestselling phenomenon. But to no avail. Jeremy's one-man war on crimes against common sense has not yet been won. And our hero's still scratching his head at the madness of it all. But it's not all bad. He's learned a little along the way, including: why binge drinking is good for you; the worst word in the English language; the remarkable secret of eternal youth; the pleasure and pain of middle-aged ...

Countdown - Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth - Alan...

Every four days there are a million more people on the planet. More people and fewer resources. In this timely work, Alan Weisman examines how we can shrink our collective human footprint so that we don't stomp any more species - including our own - out of existence. The answer: reducing gradually and non-violently the number of humans on the planet whose activities, industries and lifestyles are damaging the Earth. Defining an optimum human population for the Earth is an explosive concept. Wei...

Fall Out Boy : From Under The Cork Tree 2LP

; 3.album (2003) /LP REEDICE 2016/; ; Patrick Stump - vocals, guitar; Joe Trohman - guitar; Pete Wentz - bass; Andy Hurley - drums; ; LP I.; SIDE A; 1. Our Lawyer Made Us Change The Name Of This Song So We

Bratislava City Guide - Inclused Pull-out Map

Lost in Bratislava? With this City Guide it's impossible! No matter whether you are a Slovak or a foreigner, the first edition of our Bratislava City Guide introduces the beauties of the Slovak capital and its surroundings to everyone. The guide takes readers on a journey through 112 colourful pages, featuring fascinating stories and showing more then 300 images from Bratislava and its region. Among other benefits, this publication brings you detailed information, opening hours and full contact...

The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work - Alain de Botton

Autor : Alain de Botton, We spend most of our waking lives at work - in occupations often chosen by our unthinking sixteen-year-old selves. And yet we rarely ask ourselves how we got there or what it might mean for us. Equally intrigued by work's pleasures and its pains, Alain de Botton here heads out into the under-charted worlds of the office, the factory, the fishing fleet and the logistics centre, ears and eyes open to the beauty, interest and sheer strangeness of the modern workplace.Druh ...

CD Legacy Of Electronic Funk

; Tracklist: ; ; CD1; 1. Release the Beast - Breakwater; 2. Star Search - Mico Wave; 3. Put Our Heads Together - The O'Jays; 4. Juicy Fruit - Mtume; 5. Beat Wise - Herbie Hancock; 6. Thinking Of You -

DELTA TEACHER DEVELOPMENT SERIES: THE AUTONOMY APPROACH: Lan...

The Autonomy Approach presents an important departure from the theoretical discussions which underpin the majority of work on learner autonomy. It introduces a practical perspective to self-directed language learning (teachable-learnable activities rooted in principles of learning), which draws on aspects of study skills and strategies as well as a variety of approaches, namely differentiated, individualised, self-directed, self-access and open-access learning. With the autonomy approach, empha...

OXFORD DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH Third Edition - OXFORD DICTIONA...

The foremost single volume authority on the English language, the Oxford Dictionary of English is at the forefront of language research, focusing on English as it is used today. It is informed by the most up-to-date evidence from the largest language research programme in the world, including the two-billion-word Oxford English Corpus. This new edition includes thousands of brand-new words and senses, as well as up-to-date encyclopedic information, and extensive appendices covering topics such ...

The Evolution Myth - or The Genes Cry Out Their Urgent Song,...

The origins of life, species, and man continue to interest scientists and stir debate among the general public more than one hundred and fifty years after Charles Darwin published On the Origin of Species. The Evolution Myth approaches the subject with two intertwined objectives. Jiří A. Mejsnar first sets out to convey the advances made in cosmology, molecular biology, genetics, and other sciences that have enabled us to change our views on our origins and our relationship with the universe. S...

Yggdrasill: Kings of the Sea

Yggdrasill: Kings of the Sea je rozšiřující příručka pro RPG Yggdrasill, svět plný hrdinských dobrodružství na motivy severských ság. Příručka je v angličtině. I have been a helmsman and a forecastle-man and a leader of all the warriors. – Völsa þáttr stanza 12 In this new supplement, our Viking adventurers take to the sea in search of the coveted title ‘Saekonungar’ – King of the Sea! Pirate or trader, mercenary or master of your own ship, captain or pilot, the northern seas offer themselves u...

Festival of Insignificance - Kundera, M.

Casting light on the most serious of problems and at the same time saying not one serious sentence; being fascinated by the reality of the contemporary world and at the same time completely avoiding realism-that's The Festival of Insignificance. Readers who know Kundera's earlier books know that the wish to incorporate an element of the "unserious" in a novel is not at all unexpected of him. In Immortality, Goethe and Hemingway stroll through several chapters together talking and laughing. And ...

The Vinyl Detective 02. The Run-Out Groove - Andrew Cartmel

Autor : Andrew Cartmel, When a mint copy of the final album by "Valerian"- England's great lost rock band of the 1960s-surfaces in a charity shop, all hell breaks loose. Finding this record triggers a chain of events culminating in our hero learning the true fate of the singer Valerian, who died under equivocal circumstances just after-or was it just before?- the abduction of her two-year-old son.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Vinyl Detective 02. The Run-Out Groove, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stra...

Magicians of the Gods: The forgotten wisdom of earth's lost ...

Graham Hancock's multi-million bestseller Fingerprints of the Gods remains an astonishing, deeply controversial, wide-ranging investigation of the mysteries of our past and the evidence for Earth's lost civilization. Twenty years on, Hancock returns with the sequel to his seminal work filled with completely new, scientific and archaeological evidence, which has only recently come to light... Near the end of the last Ice Age 12,800 years ago, a giant comet that had entered the solar system from ...

Order of the Stick Volume -1: Start of Darkness

The Order of the Stick neboli Hůlkový řád je americký komiks od Riche Burlewa parodující fantasy hry na hrdiny. Publikace čítá 112 stran, je v angličtině. From the depths of time comes a story of wicked villains, terrible secrets, and monumental screw-ups! The Order of the Stick: Start of Darkness reveals for the first time the secret origins of Xykon, Redcloak, the Monster in the Darkness, heck, even the demon cockroaches. Containing 112 pages of all-new never-published-online comics in dramat...

Winnie-the-Pooh's Pull-out and Pop-up World - Milne, A. A.

The perfect gift for Winnie-the-Pooh's 90th year! 'In August 1921, a golden mohair teddy bear was purchased from Harrods, the famous London department store. It was given to Christopher Robin on his first birthday, and the bear would later become Winnie-the-Pooh.' In this stunning pocket-sized book, key locations such as the Hundred Acre Wood and iconic moments from the classic stories literally jump off the page. Readers can journey to the real life places that inspired the classic A. A. Milne...

EARTH MATTERS: AN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ECOLOGY

Introduce your child to our planet in all its glory with inspiring foreword by eco adventurer David de Rothschild. From the deepest oceans to fiery deserts, tropical jungles to icy mountains, it lets you explore and get close to the places or 'biomes' that make our world so special. Read it together and you'll find out how life on Earth began, and see the effect humankind has had on the natural world.

The Remains of the Day - Ishiguro, Kazuo

After all what can we ever gain in forever looking back and blaming ourselves if our lives have not turned out quite as we might have wished?' In the summer of 1956, Stevens, the ageing butler of Darlington Hall, embarks on a leisurely holiday that

The Power of Meaning - Emily Esfahani Smith

Autor : Emily Esfahani Smith, There is a myth in our culture that to find meaning you have to travel to a monastery or wade through dusty volumes to figure out life's great secret. The truth is, there are untapped sources of meaning all around us. Drawing on the latest research in positive psychology, Emily Esfahani Smith identifies four pillars upon which meaning rests: Belonging, Purpose, Storytelling and Transcendence. .Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Meaning, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet...

The Evolution Myth or The Genes Cry Out Their Urgent Song, Mister Darwin Got It Wrong - Mejsnar Jiří A.

The origins of life, species, and man continue to interest scientists and stir debate among the general public more than one hundred and fifty years after Charles Darwin published On the Origin of Species. The Evolution Myth approaches the subject with two intertwined objectives. Jiří A. Mejsnar first sets out to convey the advances made in cosmology, molecular biology, genetics, and other sciences that have enabled us to change our views on our origins and our relationship with the universe. S...

The High Mountains of Portugal - Yann Martel

From the author of the international publishing sensation Life of Pi comes the story of a quest for a lost relic. The journey takes us from Africa in the 1600s through Portugal at the turn of the last century to contemporary North America. Showcasing Martel's trademark delight in the fundamental stories that unite us, The High Mountains of Portugal unfolds with a dazzling lightness of touch. With its intricately woven layers of meaning and all the pleasures and surprises of a good yarn, it is a...

The Adventures of Earth - Green, D.

An interactive pop-up journey all about our very own planet – EARTH. Pull tabs, spin wheels, flip flaps and reveal the GIANT pop-ups to learn all you ever needed to know about Earth. Earth was formed about 4.5 billion years ago along with the other planets in the solar system – but how much do you really know about it? Read this book to find out about: •The formation of Earth •Volcanoes and earthquakes •Oceans •Weather and Climate •The story of life •Looking after Earth And much, MUCH more! Wit...

THE TIME OF MY LIFE - AHERN, C.

Lose yourself in the magical world of No.1 bestselling author, Cecelia Ahern. Are you taking your life for granted? Lucy Silchester is. She’s busied herself with other stuff: friends’ lives, work issues, her deteriorating car, that kind of thing. But she’s stuck in a rut – and deluding everyone. Only Lucy knows the real truth. Time for a wake-up call – a meeting with life. And life turns out to be a kindly, rather run-down man in an old suit, who is determined to bring about change – and won’t ...

Time of My Life - Cecelia Ahern

Lose yourself in the magical world of No.1 bestselling author, Cecelia Ahern. Are you taking your life for granted? Lucy Silchester is. She's busied herself with other stuff: friends' lives, work issues, her deteriorating car, that kind of thing. But she's stuck in a rut - and deluding everyone. Only Lucy knows the real truth. Time for a wake-up call - a meeting with life. And life turns out to be a kindly, rather run-down man in an old suit, who is determined to bring about change - and won't ...

Vargic's Miscellany of Curious Maps - Vargic, M.

EXPLORE THE WORLD AS YOU NEVER KNEW IT WITH VARGIC'S ASTONISHING MISCELLANY OF CURIOUS MAPS. This Atlas includes four fold out whole printed maps AND a double sided removable poster showing The Map of Stereotypes and The Map of Video Websites. *** Vargic's Miscellany is a collection of 64 maps and infographics. See the world mapped out by stereotypes; discover the Internet in cartographical form; marvel at the maps of global technology and culture; and explore the world through infographics and...

The Versions of Us - Barnett, L.

Some moments can change your life for ever. Have you ever wondered, what if...? A man is walking down a country lane. A woman, cycling towards him, swerves to avoid a dog. On that moment, their future hinges. There are three possible outcomes, three small decisions that could determine the rest of their life. Eva and Jim are nineteen and students at Cambridge when their paths first cross in 1958. And then there is David, Eva's then-lover, an ambitious actor who loves Eva deeply. The Versions of...

Tales of Old Prague Houses - Magdalena Wagnerová

Autor : Magdalena Wagnerová, The air of times long past; the strong walls from bygone centuries; narrow portals; a host of house signs and a wealth of architectural styles: these are the houses of old Prague. Small palaces are full of great secrets, the stories hidden inside their walls having long helped shape the city’s haracter and made it ever more popular. The magic of the Faust House; the Cubist beauty of the House of the Black Madonna; mysterious events connected with Sova’s Mills; ta...

Tales of Old Prague Houses - Wagnerová Magdalena

The air of times long past; the strong walls from bygone centuries; narrow portals; a host of house signs and a wealth of architectural styles: these are the houses of old Prague. Small palaces are full of great secrets, the stories hidden inside their walls having long helped shape the city’s haracter and made it ever more popular. The magic of the Faust House; the Cubist beauty of the House of the Black Madonna; mysterious events connected with Sova’s Mills; tales from the former prison in th...

Tales of Old Prague Houses - Magdalena Wagnerová

The air of times long past, the strong walls from bygone centuries, narrow portals, a host of house signs and a wealth of architectural styles: these are the houses of old Prague. Small palaces are full of great secrets, the stories hidden inside their walls having long helped shape the city’s haracter and made it ever more popular. The magic of the Faust House, the Cubist beauty of the House of the Black Madonna, mysterious events connected with Sova’s Mills, tales from the former prison in th...

Encyclopedia of Archaeology 3vols - Pearsall, D.

Archaeology is a subject that fascinates us. From Egyptian tombs to a frozen Alpine wayfarer, from cities buried under volcanic ash to stone arrow heads turned up by the plow, archaeology is in the news and in our backyards. It is paradoxical that a subject that so easily captures the imagination is so difficult for the serious layman to access. Superficial media treatments and picture-book atlases and site guides on the one hand, jargon-heavy scholarly books and narrowly focused articles on th...

Price of Inequality HB - Stiglitz, Joseph E.

The top 1 percent of Americans control 40 percent of the nation s wealth. And, as Joseph E. Stiglitz explains, while those at the top enjoy the best health care, education, and benefits of wealth, they fail to realize that their fate is bound up with how the other 99 percent live. Stiglitz draws on his deep understanding of economics to show that growing inequality is not inevitable: moneyed interests compound their wealth by stifling true, dynamic capitalism. They have made America the most un...

The Festival of Insignificance - Kundera Milan

Casting light on the most serious of problems and at the same time saying not one serious sentence; being fascinated by the reality of the contemporary world and at the same time completely avoiding realism-that's The Festival of Insignificance. Readers who know Kundera's earlier books know that the wish to incorporate an element of the "unserious" in a novel is not at all unexpected of him. In Immortality, Goethe and Hemingway stroll through several chapters together talkin...

The Festival of insignificance - Kundera Milan

Casting light on the most serious of problems and at the same time saying not one serious sentence; being fascinated by the reality of the contemporary world and at the same time completely avoiding realism - that's The Festival of Insignificance. Readers who know Kundera's earlier books know that the wish to incorporate an element of the 'unserious' in a novel is not at all unexpected of him. In Immortality, Goethe and Hemingway stroll through several chapters together talk...

The Festival of Insignificance - Milan Kundera

Casting light on the most serious of problems and at the same time saying not one serious sentence; being fascinated by the reality of the contemporary world and at the same time completely avoiding realism-that's The Festival of Insignificance. Readers who know Kundera's earlier books know that the wish to incorporate an element of the "unserious" in a novel is not at all unexpected of him. In Immortality, Goethe and Hemingway stroll through several chapters together talking and laughing. And ...

The House of Shattered Wings - Aliette Bodard

A superb murder mystery, on an epic scale, set against the fall out - literally - of a war in heaven Paris in the aftermath of the Great Magicians War. Its streets are lined with haunted ruins, Notre-Dame is a burnt-out shell, and the Seine runs black, thick with ashes and rubble. Yet life continues among the wreckage. The citizens retain their irrepressible appetite for novelty and distraction, and The Great Houses still vie for dominion over France's once grand capital. House Silverspires, pr...

Genius of Judaism - Bernard-Henri Lévy

From world-renowned public intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy comes an incisive and provocative look at the heart of Judaism. “A smart, revealing, and essential book for our times.”—The Washington Post For more than four decades, Bernard-Henri Lévy has been a singular figure on the world stage—one of the great moral voices of our time. Now Europe’s foremost philosopher and activist confronts his spiritual roots and the religion that has always inspired and shaped him—but that he has never fully re...

The Waters of Eternal Youth - Leon Donna

In The Waters of Eternal Youth, the twenty-fifth instalment in the bestselling Brunetti series, our Commissario finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a crime at all. Brunetti is investigating a cold case by request of the grand Contessa Lando-Continui, a friend of Brunetti's mother-in-law. Fifteen years ago the Contessa's teenage granddaughter, Manuela, was found drowning in a canal. She was rescued from the canal at the last moment, but in many ways it was too late; she suf...

The Waters of Eternal Youth - Donna Leon

In The Waters of Eternal Youth, the twenty-fifth instalment in the bestselling Brunetti series, our Commissario finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a crime at all. Brunetti is investigating a cold case by request of the grand Contessa Lando-Continui, a friend of Brunetti's mother-in-law. Fifteen years ago the Contessa's teenage granddaughter, Manuela, was found drowning in a canal. She was rescued from the canal at the last moment, but in many ways it was too late; she suffered seve...

Achtung! Cthulhu: Terrors of Secret War

Terrors of Secret War je rozšiřující příručka pro hru na hrdiny Achtung! Cthulhu, která kombinuje hrozivé události druhé světové války a ještě děsivější hrůzy Prastarých božstev z děl H. P. Lovecrafta. Kniha je v angličtině, brožovaná a má 128 stran. Achtung! Cthulhu is a terrifying World War Two setting, fully compatible with the Call of Cthulhu, Sixth Edition and Savage Worlds roleplaying games. Discover the mightiest terrors of the Mythos: the Great Old Ones, the Outer Gods, and their foul s...

OXFORD DICTIONARY OF CURRENT ENGLISH 4th Edition

The Oxford Dictionary of Current English is the most comprehensive paperback dictionary of its kind, providing full and up-to-date coverage of English as it is used today around the world. The Dictionary offers over 120,000 words, phrases, and definitions, and uses a straightforward writing style that avoids technical language, ensuring that definitions are even clearer than before. This edition includes over two hundred new definitions, words from technology, current events, or popular culture...

Sex Lives of Siamese Twins - Irvine Welsh

When Lucy Brennan, a Miami Beach personal-fitness trainer, disarms a gunman chasing two frightened homeless men, the police and the breaking-news cameras are not far behind and, within hours, Lucy is a media hero. The solitary eye-witness is the depressed and overweight Lena Sorensen, who becomes obsessed with Lucy and signs up as her client - though she seems more interested in the trainer's body than her own. When the two women find themselves more closely aligned, and can't stop thinking abo...

The Best of Adam Sharp - Graeme Simsion

The heart warming new novel from Graeme Simsion, the international bestselling author of The Rosie Project and The Rosie Effect Can you define your life by a single song? Adam Sharp - former pianist in a hip Melbourne bar, now a respectable IT consultant in Norwich - can. And it's 'You're Going to Lose that Girl' . . . On the cusp of fifty and a happy introvert, Adam is content. He's the music expert at his local pub-quiz and he and his partner Claire rumble along. Life may not be rock n' roll,...

Art of Thinking Clearly - Rolf Dobelli

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER THE TIMES BESTSELLER GUARDIAN BESTSELLER AMAZON TOP TEN BESTSELLER THE SECRETS OF PERFECT DECISION-MAKING Have you ever... invested time in something that, with hindsight, just wasn't worth it? Overpaid in an Ebay auction? Continued doing something you knew was bad for you? Sold stocks too late, or too early? Taken credit for success, but blamed failure on external circumstances? Backed the wrong horse? These are examples of cognitive biases, simple errors we all mak...