HIST (with Online, 2 terms (12 months) Printed Access Card)

Author Kevin M. Schultz ISBN-10 1305404653 ISBN-13 9781305404656 Year 2015-10-01 Pages 612 Language English Publisher Wadsworth Publishing Download Link Click Here Learn American History YOUR way with HIST4 HIST4 s easy reference paperback format presents course content through visually engaging chapters as well as Chapter Review Cards that consolidate the best review material into a ready made study tool The chapters are written as a narrative telling the story of the American past while balancing social political economic and cultural history With the textbook or on its own HIST Online allows easy exploration of HIST4 anywhere anytime including on your device Collect your notes and create StudyBits from interactive content as you go to remember what s important Then either use preset study resources or personalize the product through easy to use tags and filters to prioritize your study time Make and review flashcards review related content and track your progress with Concept Tracker all in one place and at an affordable price

The First Love Story: Adam, Eve, and Us (Random House Large Print)

Author Bruce Feiler ISBN-10 1524756210 ISBN-13 9781524756215 Year 2017-03-21 Pages 464 Language English Publisher Random House Large Print Download Link Click Here From the New York Times bestselling author of Walking the Bible and Abraham comes a revelatory journey across four continents and 4 000 years exploring how Adam and Eve introduced the idea of love into the world and how they continue to shape our deepest feelings about relationships family and togetherness Since antiquity one story has stood at the center of every conversation about men and women One couple has been the battleground for human relationships and sexual identity That couple is Adam and Eve Yet instead of celebrating them history has blamed them for bringing sin deceit and death into the world In this fresh retelling of their story New York Times columnist and PBS host Bruce Feiler travels from the Garden of Eden in Iraq to the Sistine Chapel in Rome from John Miltons London to Mae Wests Hollywood discovering how Adam and Eve should be hailed as exemplars of a long term healthy resilient relationship At a time of discord and fear over the strength of our social fabric Feiler shows how historys first couple…

A Wolf Called Romeo

Author Nick Jans ISBN-10 054422809X ISBN-13 9780544228092 Year 2015-03-17 Pages 288 Language English Publisher Mariner Books Download Link Click Here Jans is an exceptional storytellerno nature writer can top him in terms of sheer emotional force New York Times A Wolf Called Romeo is the true story of the exceptional black wolf who spent seven years interacting with the people and dogs of Juneau Alaska living on the edges of their community engaging in an improbable awe inspiring interspecies dance and bringing the wild into sharp focus When Romeo first appeared author Nick Jans and the other citizens of Juneau were wary but as Romeo began to tag along with cross country skiers on their daily jaunts play fetch alongside local dogs or simply lie near Nick and nap under the sun on a quiet afternoon Nick and the rest of Juneau came to accept Romeo and he them Part memoir part moving animal narrative part foray into the mystique lore science and history of the wolf A Wolf Called Romeo is a book no animal lover should miss Beautifully written A Wolf Called Romeo is a thoughtful and moving story about one of natures most evocative animals Patricia McConnell…

My Name Is Red

Author Orhan Pamuk ISBN-10 0375706852 ISBN-13 9780375706851 Year 2002-08-27 Pages 432 Language English Publisher Vintage Download Link Click Here At once a fiendishly devious mystery a beguiling love story and a brilliant symposium on the power of art My Name Is Red is a transporting tale set amid the splendor and religious intrigue of sixteenth century Istanbul from one of the most prominent contemporary Turkish writers The Sultan has commissioned a cadre of the most acclaimed artists in the land to create a great book celebrating the glories of his realm Their task to illuminate the work in the European style But because figurative art can be deemed an affront to Islam this commission is a dangerous proposition indeed The ruling elite therefore mustnt know the full scope or nature of the project and panic erupts when one of the chosen miniaturists disappears The only clue to the mysteryor crime lies in the half finished illuminations themselves Part fantasy and part philosophical puzzle My Name is Red is a kaleidoscopic journey to the intersection of art religion love sex and power Translated from the Turkish by Erda M Gknar

Sword Art Online 1: Aincrad

Author Reki Kawahara ISBN-10 0316371246 ISBN-13 9780316371247 Year 2014-04-22 Pages 256 Language English Publisher Yen On Download Link Click Here Read the novel that ignited the phenomenon In the year 2022 gamers rejoice as Sword Art Online a VRMMORPG Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game like no other debuts allowing players to take full advantage of the ultimate in gaming technology NerveGear a system that allows users to completely immerse themselves in a wholly realistic gaming experience But when the game goes live the elation of the players quickly turns to horror as they discover that for all its amazing features SAO is missing one of the most basic functions of any MMORPG a log out button Now trapped in the virtual world of Aincrad their bodies held captive by NerveGear in the real world users are issued a chilling ultimatum conquer all one hundred floors of Aincrad to regain your freedom But in the warped world of SAO game over means certain death both virtual and real

American Kingpin: The Epic Hunt for the Criminal Mastermind Behind the Silk Road

Author Nick Bilton ISBN-10 1591848148 ISBN-13 9781591848141 Year 2017-05-02 Pages 352 Language English Publisher Portfolio Download Link Click Here The unbelievable true story of the man who built a billion dollar online drug empire from his bedroomand almost got away with it In 2011 a twenty six year old libertarian programmer named Ross Ulbricht launched the ultimate free market the Silk Road a clandestine Web site hosted on the Dark Web where anyone could trade anythingdrugs hacking software forged passports counterfeit cash poisonsfree of the governments watchful eye It wasnt long before the media got wind of the new Web site where anyonenot just teenagers and weed dealers but terrorists and black hat hackerscould buy and sell contraband detection free Spurred by a public outcry the federal government launched an epic two year manhunt for the sites elusive proprietor with no leads no witnesses and no clear jurisdiction All the investigators knew was that whoever was running the site called himself the Dread Pirate Roberts The Silk Road quickly ballooned into 1 2 billion enterprise and Ross embraced his new role as kingpin He enlisted a loyal crew of allies in high and low places all as addicted to the…

Facing Codependence: What It Is, Where It Comes from, How It Sabotages Our Lives

Author Pia Mellody ISBN-10 0062505890 ISBN-13 9780062505897 Year 0000-00-00 Pages 222 Language English Publisher HarperCollins Publishers Download Link Click Here This book covers topics about codependency addiction to drugs the recovery process how drugs affect your relationships self help techniques where to go for emotional support It also covers alcoholism

Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy

Author Judd Apatow ISBN-10 0812987284 ISBN-13 9780812987287 Year 2016-05-31 Pages 576 Language English Publisher Random House Trade Paperbacks Download Link Click Here NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE A V CLUB Includes new interviews From the writer and director of Knocked Up and the producer of Freaks and Geeks comes a collection of intimate hilarious conversations with the biggest names in comedy from the past thirty yearsincluding Mel Brooks Jerry Seinfeld Jon Stewart Roseanne Barr Harold Ramis Louis C K Chris Rock and Lena Dunham Before becoming one of the most successful filmmakers in Hollywood Judd Apatow was the original comedy nerd At fifteen he took a job washing dishes in a local comedy clubjust so he could watch endless stand up for free At sixteen he was hosting a show for his local high school radio station in Syosset Long Islanda show that consisted of Q As with his comedy heroes from Garry Shandling to Jerry Seinfeld They talked about their careers the science of a good joke and their dreams of future glory turns out Shandling was interested in having his own TV show one day and Steve Allen…

Attack of the Journal (Star Wars: Jedi Academy)

Author Jeffrey Brown ISBN-10 0545852781 ISBN-13 9780545852784 Year 2015-08-25 Pages 112 Language English Publisher Scholastic Inc. Download Link Click Here The companion journal to the New York Times Bestselling series Star Wars Jedi Academy Roan won t be attending Jedi Academy forever but that doesn t mean the fun has to end when you finish reading Spend more time with Roan Yoda Ewok Pilot and the rest of your favorite Jedi Academy characters in this out of this galaxy interactive journal Write stories about aliens create space maps design your own droids and spaceships or learn some new space jokes it s up to you Decide whether you want to be a Jedi or a Sith as you craft your own stories and comics with some help from author illustrator Jeffrey Brown This is one space adventure you won t want to miss

I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871 (I Survived #11)

Author Lauren Tarshis ISBN-10 0545658462 ISBN-13 9780545658461 Year 2015-02-24 Pages 112 Language English Publisher Scholastic Inc. Download Link Click Here Could an entire city really burn to the ground Oscar Starling never wanted to come to Chicago But then Oscar finds himself not just in the heart of the big city but in the middle of a terrible fire No one knows exactly how it began but one thing is clear Chicago is like a giant powder keg about to explode An army of firemen is trying to help but this fire is a ferocious beast that wants to devour everything in its path including Oscar Will Oscar survive one of the most famous and devastating fires in history Lauren Tarshis brings history s most exciting and terrifying events to life in this New York Times bestselling series Readers will be transported by stories of amazing kids and how they survived