En Route

Titre : En Route
Auteur : J. K. Huysmans
Éditeur : Wildside Press LLC
ISBN-13 : 9781434465054
Libération : 2008-03

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En Route, by Joris-Karl Huysmans, has been translated from the French and features a prefatory note by C. Kegan Paul. [Facsimile reprint from the 1920 edition.]

Survive

Titre : Survive
Auteur : Les Stroud
Éditeur : Harper Collins
ISBN-13 : 9780061973109
Libération : 2009-10-06

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From the sun-scorched sands of the Kalahari to the snake-infested jungles of the Amazon, Les Stroud has made a life of surviving in the harshest—and most remote—regions on Earth. Now, the creator, producer, and host of the hit television program Survivorman transfers his decades of knowledge and experience to the pages of Survive!, a practical guide that gives everyday readers a no-nonsense look at the real world of survival. Stroud offers readers the essential skills and tactics necessary to endure in any corner of the globe, along with a wealth of insider information born of his own experiences in the outdoors and unavailable in any other book. Readers will learn: How to make a survival shelter and why a lean-to is largely a waste of time. Why survival kits are important, and why you should make your own. Where to find water and why drinking contaminated water is sometimes warranted. How to locate and trap small animals and why the notion of tracking and hunting large game is largely a pipe dream. Whether seasoned in the outdoor arts or new to adventuring, all readers will learn something from Survive!. Stroud's many colorful anecdotes and cut-to-the-chase philosophy not only make for an entertaining read, but also enhance anyone's ability to focus on the main goal when everything else has gone wrong—survival.

Don ts for Husbands

Titre : Don ts for Husbands
Auteur : Blanche Ebbutt
Éditeur : A&C Black
ISBN-13 : 9780713687910
Libération : 2007-06-25

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A little book of advice from a bygone era which will prove hugely entertaining.

Bob Dylan

Titre : Bob Dylan
Auteur : Clinton Heylin
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 0571272401
Libération : 2011

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In virtually all areas of Dylan's life - Heylin is able to provide a fascinating picture of a man who, over thirty years, has changed the course of popular music from the 1960s to today, and also won three Grammy awards.

Yoga Youth and Reincarnation

Titre : Yoga Youth and Reincarnation
Auteur : Jess Stearn
Éditeur : Are Press
ISBN-13 : 0876044038
Libération : 1997-11-01

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Jess Stearn's personal experiences with yoga, resulting in his discovery of how to remain youthful, optimistic, and productive, are related in novel-like fashion. The author's knowledge of reincarnation and his compelling writing help readers understand how their past lives may be affecting the present.

I Wonder

Titre : I Wonder
Auteur : Marian Bantjes
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 0500515298
Libération : 2010

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Quirky, poignant, astute, funny this beautiful book presents a colourful collection of observations on visual culture and design, written and illuminated by world-renowned typographic illustrator Marian Bantjes. Whether intricately hand-drawn or using precise computer illustration software, her highly ornamental, craftsman-like word-pictures have earned her professional acclaim and a cult following around the world.

A Mediterranean Emporium

Titre : A Mediterranean Emporium
Auteur : David Abulafia
Éditeur : Cambridge University Press
ISBN-13 : 0521894050
Libération : 2002-05-09

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The first account of the trade and commercial life of the medieval Spanish kingdom of Majorca.

Encyclopedia of clothing and fashion

Titre : Encyclopedia of clothing and fashion
Auteur : Valerie Steele
Éditeur : Charles Scribners Sons/Reference
ISBN-13 : 0684313979
Libération : 2005

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"Steele, director of the Fashion Institute of Technology Museum, has crafted, with the help of 325 contributors, an authoritative introduction to fashion, the industry, and the issues that hve defined the field. Some 640 articles describe the colorful facets of couture and textiles, from fabrics of chintz, corduroy, and feathers to such garb as aprons, bikinis, and prison dress. There are color plates and nearly 600 black-and-white illustrations. Back matter includes a comprehensive index, a timeline, and a topical outline."--"Reference that rocks," American Libraries, May 2005.