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The Proximity Principle: The Proven Strategy That Will Lead to a Career You Love

Ken Coleman · Ramsey Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Right now, 70% of Americans aren't passionate about their work and are desperately longing for meaning and purpose. They're sick of "average" and know there's something better out there, but they just don't know how to reach it.

One basic principle -- The Proximity Principle...

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Miniature Bonsai: The Complete Guide to Super-Mini Bonsai

TERUTOSHI IWAI · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

This step-by-step bonsai book shows you how to craft super mini bonsai - the smallest form of bonsai!

Miniature Bonsai reveals the Japanese art of super-mini bonsai gardening. As rewarding as full-scale bonsai cultivation, mini bonsai is affordable, easy to learn and kind...
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Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans

Melanie Mitchell · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

No recent scientific enterprise has proved as alluring, terrifying, and filled with extravagant promise and frustrating setbacks as artificial intelligence. The award-winning author Melanie Mitchell, a leading computer scientist, now reveals its turbulent history and the recent surge...

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Lonely Planet Make My Day Kuala Lumpur

LONELY PLANET. · Lonely Planet
Pages: 40
Format: Spiral-bound

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Make My Day Kuala Lumpur is a unique guide that allows you to effortlessly plan your perfect day. Flip through the sections and mix and match your itinerary for morning, afternoon and evening. Start the day at Merdeka...
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The Traveler's Summit: The Remarkable Sequel to The Traveler's Gift

ANDY ANDREWS · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

David Ponder is back, and this time, the fate of mankind may be in his hands. With New Bonus Content.This is humanity's last chance. Centuries of greed, pride, and hate have sent humankind hurtling toward disaster, far from our original purpose. There is only one solution that can reset...
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Big Medicine Comes to Erie

D A Lockhart · Black Moss Press
Pages: 84
Format: Paperback

Big Medicine Comes to Erie is a poetic exploration of modern day Southwestern Ontario from the viewpoint of a Lenne Lenape speaker. Utilizing the Huron name for the region, Lockhart takes the reader on a journey through time. Touching on major events throughout history, the lyric poetry...
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Curatorial Activism: Towards an Ethics of Curating

Maura Reilly · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

A handbook of new curatorial strategies based on pioneering examples of curators working to offset racial and gender disparities in the art worldCurrent art world statistics demonstrate that the fight for gender and race equality in the art world is far from over: only sixteen percent of this...
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Avedon's France: Old World, New Look

Robert M. Rubin · ABRAMS
Pages: 792
Format: Print book

Exploring Richard Avedon's fascination with France, Avedon's France brings together a collection of spectacular photographs; selected interviews, letters, publications, and writings (including new material from the Avedon Foundation archives) ; and substantive essays by the authors.
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Kohnjehr Woman

Ana-Mauri?ne Lara · RedBone Press
Pages: 73
Format: Paperback

Poetry. African & African American Studies. LGBTQIA Studies. "Ana Lara's KOHNJEHR WOMAN Evokes a world such as only narrative poetry can. In a series of concise, orally grounded and visually vivid poems, she introduces the mysterious avenger, Shee, who upends daily life, and all the lives,...
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Oh Crap! I Have a Toddler: Tackling These Crazy Awesome Years?No Time-outs Needed

Jamie Glowacki · Gallery Books
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Real-world, from-the-trenches toddler parenting advice from the author of the bestselling Oh Crap! Potty Training.

Toddlers - commonly defined as children aged between two and five years old - can be a horribly misunderstood bunch. What most parents view as bad behavior is in fact...
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Middle England

Jonathan Coe · Penguin
Pages: 432
Format: Paperback

'THE BOOK EVERYONE IS TALKING ABOUT' THE TIMES'It was tempting to think, at times like this, that some bizarre hysteria had gripped the British people' Beginning eight years ago on the outskirts of Birmingham, where car factories have been replaced by Poundland, and London,...
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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

Jean-Michel Guesdon · Black Dog & Leventhal
Pages: 608
Format: Hardcover

Take a deep dive into the innovative recording history of Led Zeppelin, in this newest addition to the fan-favorite All the Songs series.Fifty years after their first practice in a Soho basement, Led Zeppelin continues to fascinate new generations of listeners. While their legendary back-stage...
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The Collected Letters of Alan Watts

Alan Watts · New World Library
Pages: 616
Format: Hardcover

Philosopher, author, and lecturer Alan Watts (1915-1973) popularized Zen Buddhism and other Eastern philosophies for the counterculture of the 1960s. Today, new generations are finding his writings and lectures online, while faithful followers worldwide continue to be enlightened by his teachings....
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The Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty

Daron Acemoglu · Penguin Press
Pages: 576
Format: Hardcover

From the authors of the international bestseller Why Nations Fail, a crucial new big-picture framework that answers the question of how liberty flourishes in some states but falls to authoritarianism or anarchy in others--and explains how it can continue to thrive despite new threats.

Liberty...
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