Weird But True: 200 Astounding, Outrageous, and Totally Off the Wall Facts

By Leslie Gilbert Elman

The Earth is broadcasting a symphony of sound correct now . . .Madagascar is domestic to huge, immense suicidal palm bushes . . .Blacktip sharks can reproduce through virgin delivery . . .In this attention-grabbing publication, bizarre, precise evidence like those exhibit simply how a lot freaky stuff particularly occurs round the world.

We've exposed strange normal phenomena, super-strange historical occurrences, downright strange momentous discoveries, and absolutely ordinary coincidences that would blow your brain. From Biblical latrines to final survivor microbes, if it's weird—and true—you'll locate it the following!

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By Leslie Gilbert Elman

The Earth is broadcasting a symphony of sound correct now . . .Madagascar is domestic to huge, immense suicidal palm bushes . . .Blacktip sharks can reproduce through virgin delivery . . .In this attention-grabbing publication, bizarre, precise evidence like those exhibit simply how a lot freaky stuff particularly occurs round the world.

We've exposed strange normal phenomena, super-strange historical occurrences, downright strange momentous discoveries, and absolutely ordinary coincidences that would blow your brain. From Biblical latrines to final survivor microbes, if it's weird—and true—you'll locate it the following!

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El pequeño libro de las grandes citas: 1.750 frases motivadoras para emprendedores de la propia vida

By Gregorio Doval Huecas

L. a. mente humana es una herramienta extraordinariamente poderosa. Sabemos que, si nos lo proponemos, somos capaces de lograr metas insospechadas que nos hacen sentir más a gusto con nuestras propias vidas. En este sentido, las citas que recoge Gregorio Doval en este libro nos ayudan a focalizar los esfuerzos necesarios para lograr nuestros objetivos. l. a. agudeza de las citas aquí recogidas penetra en nosotros y nos invita a luchar para lograr vivir mejor y disfrutar más de los angeles vida, al tiempo que nos ayuda a alcanzar nuestras metas profesionales o empresariales. Asimismo, nos inducen a cambiar l. a. forma de afrontar las adversidades, y con este cambio de enfoque, nos permite alcanzar logros insospechados.

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By Gregorio Doval Huecas

L. a. mente humana es una herramienta extraordinariamente poderosa. Sabemos que, si nos lo proponemos, somos capaces de lograr metas insospechadas que nos hacen sentir más a gusto con nuestras propias vidas. En este sentido, las citas que recoge Gregorio Doval en este libro nos ayudan a focalizar los esfuerzos necesarios para lograr nuestros objetivos. l. a. agudeza de las citas aquí recogidas penetra en nosotros y nos invita a luchar para lograr vivir mejor y disfrutar más de los angeles vida, al tiempo que nos ayuda a alcanzar nuestras metas profesionales o empresariales. Asimismo, nos inducen a cambiar l. a. forma de afrontar las adversidades, y con este cambio de enfoque, nos permite alcanzar logros insospechados.

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Dictionary of Pagan Religions

By Wade Baskin

Assembled right here for the 1st time in a single quantity are the basic evidence in regards to the cults, rites and rituals linked to polytheistic religions that experience existed from the Stone Age to the current. the purpose of the booklet is to create and shield a partial list of the pagan religions or cults that experience flourished because the sunrise of mankind and in their impression and effect in the course of the global. This checklist contains a number of the forgotten religions and their ideologies, practices, and mythologies.


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By Wade Baskin

Assembled right here for the 1st time in a single quantity are the basic evidence in regards to the cults, rites and rituals linked to polytheistic religions that experience existed from the Stone Age to the current. the purpose of the booklet is to create and shield a partial list of the pagan religions or cults that experience flourished because the sunrise of mankind and in their impression and effect in the course of the global. This checklist contains a number of the forgotten religions and their ideologies, practices, and mythologies.


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Oxford Desk Reference: Respiratory Medicine (Oxford Desk Reference Series)

Within the period of evidence-based drugs, clinicians draw upon an enormous source of research-based facts to steer their perform. even though, discovering this data isn't really constantly effortless, quite whilst it's so much wanted. in relation to breathing medication which covers greater than forty person stipulations, the research-based facts could be restricted and/or disproportionate to the occurrence of the . directions can be found yet tricky and time eating to find.

This publication is designed to beat this challenge. the various key strategies to be present in present evidence-based guidance are awarded in a uniform and available layout. a similar layout has been used for specialist opinion on most sensible perform the place the facts base is restricted. The layout of this booklet makes finding the data wanted either quickly and easy, and the succinct but easy-to-read nature of the textual content signifies that key issues should be reviewed and assimilated quickly. The textual content is more suitable by way of a few precis packing containers and tables for fast connection with the major issues coated within the narrative. a great number of those sections even have radiological photographs illustrating the appropriate abnormalities. Written through specialists of their box, this e-book provides a succinct review in accordance with either top perform and to be had study evidence.

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Within the period of evidence-based drugs, clinicians draw upon an enormous source of research-based facts to steer their perform. even though, discovering this data isn't really constantly effortless, quite whilst it's so much wanted. in relation to breathing medication which covers greater than forty person stipulations, the research-based facts could be restricted and/or disproportionate to the occurrence of the . directions can be found yet tricky and time eating to find.

This publication is designed to beat this challenge. the various key strategies to be present in present evidence-based guidance are awarded in a uniform and available layout. a similar layout has been used for specialist opinion on most sensible perform the place the facts base is restricted. The layout of this booklet makes finding the data wanted either quickly and easy, and the succinct but easy-to-read nature of the textual content signifies that key issues should be reviewed and assimilated quickly. The textual content is more suitable by way of a few precis packing containers and tables for fast connection with the major issues coated within the narrative. a great number of those sections even have radiological photographs illustrating the appropriate abnormalities. Written through specialists of their box, this e-book provides a succinct review in accordance with either top perform and to be had study evidence.

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The 1960s (Eyewitness History (Hardcover))

This can be an exam of the Sixties, one in all America's such a lot tumultous ancient classes. the folks of the time converse for themselvews, describing occasions as they observed them, they contain: Richard M. Nixon, Sargent Shriver, Robert McNamara; invoice Bosby and John Lennon.

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This can be an exam of the Sixties, one in all America's such a lot tumultous ancient classes. the folks of the time converse for themselvews, describing occasions as they observed them, they contain: Richard M. Nixon, Sargent Shriver, Robert McNamara; invoice Bosby and John Lennon.

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Self-Sufficient Living (Idiot's Guides)

By Jerome D. Belanger

How to be eco-friendly, store eco-friendly, develop greens-even flip a thumb green.

Self-sufficient residing can suggest a more healthy lifestyles, the way to defend the earth, or the way to get a better price. This advisor is helping readers locate their excellent measure of self reliance within the parts of nutrition, protect, strength, garments, and extra. For either the city and rural dweller, it covers gardening, cooking from scratch, protecting meals, elevating farm animals, holding chickens, producing or supplementing strength, crucial instruments and gear, foraging for wild meals, looking, fishing, and trapping.

•Saving funds in latest financial system and self-sufficiency pass hand-in-hand

•For the becoming variety of eco-friends contemplating self-sufficiency

•Existing books specialize in both rural or city self-sufficiency, yet this covers either

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By Jerome D. Belanger

How to be eco-friendly, store eco-friendly, develop greens-even flip a thumb green.

Self-sufficient residing can suggest a more healthy lifestyles, the way to defend the earth, or the way to get a better price. This advisor is helping readers locate their excellent measure of self reliance within the parts of nutrition, protect, strength, garments, and extra. For either the city and rural dweller, it covers gardening, cooking from scratch, protecting meals, elevating farm animals, holding chickens, producing or supplementing strength, crucial instruments and gear, foraging for wild meals, looking, fishing, and trapping.

•Saving funds in latest financial system and self-sufficiency pass hand-in-hand

•For the becoming variety of eco-friends contemplating self-sufficiency

•Existing books specialize in both rural or city self-sufficiency, yet this covers either

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Fairy Tales and the Art of Subversion: The Classical Genre for Children and the Process of Civilization

By Jack Zipes

Jack Zipes develops a social background of the fairy story and indicates how proficient writers purposefully appropriated the oral folks story within the eighteenth century and made it right into a discourse approximately mores, values, and manners.

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By Jack Zipes

Jack Zipes develops a social background of the fairy story and indicates how proficient writers purposefully appropriated the oral folks story within the eighteenth century and made it right into a discourse approximately mores, values, and manners.

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Handbook of Nuclear Engineering, Volumes 1-4

By Dan Gabriel Cacuci

The instruction manual of Nuclear Engineering is an authoritative compilation of knowledge concerning equipment and knowledge utilized in all stages of nuclear engineering. Addressing nuclear engineers and scientists in any respect educational degrees, this 5 quantity set presents the newest findings in nuclear facts and experimental recommendations, reactor physics, kinetics, dynamics and keep watch over. Readers also will discover a designated description of information assimilation, version validation and calibration, sensitivity and uncertainty research, gasoline administration and cycles, nuclear reactor varieties and radiation protecting. A dialogue of radioactive waste disposal, safeguards and non-proliferation, and gas processing with partitioning and transmutation can be integrated. As nuclear expertise turns into an immense source of non-polluting sustainable power sooner or later, The instruction manual of Nuclear Engineering is a wonderful reference for working towards engineers, researchers and execs.

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By Dan Gabriel Cacuci

The instruction manual of Nuclear Engineering is an authoritative compilation of knowledge concerning equipment and knowledge utilized in all stages of nuclear engineering. Addressing nuclear engineers and scientists in any respect educational degrees, this 5 quantity set presents the newest findings in nuclear facts and experimental recommendations, reactor physics, kinetics, dynamics and keep watch over. Readers also will discover a designated description of information assimilation, version validation and calibration, sensitivity and uncertainty research, gasoline administration and cycles, nuclear reactor varieties and radiation protecting. A dialogue of radioactive waste disposal, safeguards and non-proliferation, and gas processing with partitioning and transmutation can be integrated. As nuclear expertise turns into an immense source of non-polluting sustainable power sooner or later, The instruction manual of Nuclear Engineering is a wonderful reference for working towards engineers, researchers and execs.

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TRACING YOUR HOUSE HISTORY: A Guide For Family Historians

By Gill Blanchard

Someone who desires to know about the heritage in their condominium - in their domestic - must learn this compact, useful instruction manual. even if you reside in a manor condo or on a deliberate property, in a laborer's cottage, a tied apartment, a Victorian terrace, a twentieth-century council apartment or a switched over warehouse - this can be the publication for you. In a sequence of concise, information-filled chapters, Gill Blanchard indicates you ways to track the heritage of your home or flat, the best way to achieve an perception into the lives of the folks who lived in it sooner than you, and the way to slot it into the broader background of your neighborhood.A wealth of old facts comes in libraries, data and list workplaces, in books and on-line, and this can be the correct creation to it. Gill Blanchard explores those assets intensive, explains their value and directs the researcher to the main correct, and revealing, facets of them. She makes the learn procedure comprehensible, obtainable and enjoyable, and within the procedure, she demystifies the sometimes-obscure language and format of the files that researchers will arise opposed to.

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By Gill Blanchard

Someone who desires to know about the heritage in their condominium - in their domestic - must learn this compact, useful instruction manual. even if you reside in a manor condo or on a deliberate property, in a laborer's cottage, a tied apartment, a Victorian terrace, a twentieth-century council apartment or a switched over warehouse - this can be the publication for you. In a sequence of concise, information-filled chapters, Gill Blanchard indicates you ways to track the heritage of your home or flat, the best way to achieve an perception into the lives of the folks who lived in it sooner than you, and the way to slot it into the broader background of your neighborhood.A wealth of old facts comes in libraries, data and list workplaces, in books and on-line, and this can be the correct creation to it. Gill Blanchard explores those assets intensive, explains their value and directs the researcher to the main correct, and revealing, facets of them. She makes the learn procedure comprehensible, obtainable and enjoyable, and within the procedure, she demystifies the sometimes-obscure language and format of the files that researchers will arise opposed to.

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Jazz 101: A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Jazz

Somebody drawn to studying a couple of specific music--jazz--will welcome this most recent addition to the preferred one zero one reference sequence. famous anthropologist, critic, and musical student John F. Szwed takes readers on a journey of the music's tangled background, and explores the way it built from an ethnic track to turn into North America's most well liked track after which a part of the avant garde in below fifty years. Jazz 101 offers the major figures, background, conception, and controversies that formed its improvement, besides a dialogue of a few of its most vital recordings.

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Somebody drawn to studying a couple of specific music--jazz--will welcome this most recent addition to the preferred one zero one reference sequence. famous anthropologist, critic, and musical student John F. Szwed takes readers on a journey of the music's tangled background, and explores the way it built from an ethnic track to turn into North America's most well liked track after which a part of the avant garde in below fifty years. Jazz 101 offers the major figures, background, conception, and controversies that formed its improvement, besides a dialogue of a few of its most vital recordings.

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