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All Strangers Are Kin: Adventures in Arabic and the Arab World

Zora O'Neill · Houghton Mifflin
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"The shaddais the key difference between a pigeon (hamam) and a bathroom (hammam) . Be careful, our professor advised, in the first moment of outright humor in class, that you don't ask a waiter, 'Excuse me, where is the pigeon?' - or, conversely, order a roasted toilet."...
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French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

DK Publishing · DK Publishing, 2015. ©2015
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

Newly revised and updated, the French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words in French. The French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary introduces a range of useful current vocabulary in thematic order, using full-color photographs...
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Language Hacking Spanish

Benny Lewis · Teach Yourself
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

It's true that some people spend years studying Spanish before they finally get around to speaking the language. But here's a better idea. Skip the years of study and jump right to the speaking part. Sound crazy? No, it's language hacking. Unlike most traditional language courses...
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LaFosse & Alexander's Essential Book of Origami: The Complete Guide for Everyone

Michael G Lafosse · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

This comprehensive origami book contains 16 easy lessons - each revealing a different aspect of the paper folding magic that is origami!World-renowned origami artists Michael G. LaFosse and Richard L. Alexander share their wisdom and expertise in this complete introduction to the world...
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Language Hacking French

Benny Lewis · Teach Yourself
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

It's true that some people spend years studying French before they finally get around to speaking the language. But here's a better idea. Skip the years of study and jump right to the speaking part. Sound crazy? No, it's language hacking. Unlike most traditional language courses...
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Homer

Barbara Graziosi · Oxford Univ Press
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Homer's mythological tales of war and homecoming, the Iliad and the Odyssey, are considered to be two of the most influential works in the history of Western literature. Yet their author, 'the greatest poet that ever lived' is something of a mystery. By the 6th century BCE,...
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