Erik Larson is a regular contributor to national magazines including Time, The Atlantic, and Harper's. Filled with images as powerful as the hurricane it describes, Isaac's Storm immediately swept...
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Author: Kabat-Zinn, Jon, Davidson, Richard, Houshmand, ZaraSummary:
Dans les traditions orientales, la méditation est une médecine du corps et de l’esprit. Aujourd’hui, les scientifiques du monde entier démontrent les effets positifs de cette pratique sur la santé...
Author: Scott, WalterSummary:
Set in England during Richard I's reign, Sir Walter Scott's fanciful, vivid reinterpretation of medieval life is a successful blend of fact, myth, and romance.
Upon returning from the...
Author: Chabon, MichaelSummary:
In a world in which Alaska, rather than Israel, has become the homeland for the Jews following World War II, Detective Meyer Landsman and his half-Tlingit partner Berko investigate the death of a...
Author: Durso, JosephSummary:
Presents the definitive story of an American hero.
Author: Langewiesche, WilliamSummary:
American Ground is the story - until now untold - of the people who responded to the destruction of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Within days, William Langewiesche made his way...
Author: Feinstein, JohnSummary:
The master sportswriter uncovers the stunning truth behind one of the most violent acts in basketball history -- the moment when the Los Angeles Lakers' Kermit Washington punched and almost killed...
Author: Adelman, TomSummary:
A dynamic re-telling of baseball's thrilling 1975 season.
Author: Callahan, DavidSummary:
Cheating on every level has risen dramatically in the last two decades. Why all the cheating? Callahan pins the blame on the dog-eat-dog economic climate of the past two decades. An unfettered...
Author: Murphy, JimSummary:
Combines an account of Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences as he traveled from New York to California by train in 1879 and a description of the building and operation of railroads in nineteenth-...
Author: Kurlansky, MarkSummary:
Kurlansky discusses the history of commercial cod fishing and the plight of the Atlantic fish and fisheries today as the cod faces extinction.
Author: Armstrong, KarenSummary:
A concise summation of years of thinking and writing about the world's fastest growing religion, by one of the foremost international scholars on religious affairs.
Author: Douglas, John E.Summary:
Bonus material! Includes an excerpt from John Douglas and Mark Olshaker’s Obsession!
Discover the classic behind-the-scenes chronicle of John E. Douglas' 25-year career in the FBI...
Author: Butler-Bowdon, TomSummary:
Looking for the quickest way to attain personal and financial growth? This collection presents the 50 best examples of success and advice from entrepreneurs like Andrew Carnegie, Warren Buffett...
Word-for-word unabridged recording of Joshua, Judges, and Ruth, narrated in contemporary language for easy understanding.