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Heal Your Hips, Second Edition: How to Prevent Hip Surgeryand What to Do If You Need It

Lynda Huey · Wiley
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

The best-selling guide to hip health is now new and improved.When Heal Your Hips was first published in 1999, its practical and long-overdue guidance was a revelation for the millions enduring the pain of hip deterioration and injury. This updated edition of Heal Your Hips includes even...
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Just around Midnight: Rock and Roll and the Racial Imagination

Jack Hamilton · Harvard University Press
Pages: 340
Format: Print book

By the time Jimi Hendrix died in 1970, the idea of a black man playing lead guitar in a rock band seemed exotic. Yet a mere ten years earlier, Chuck Berry and Bo Diddley had stood among the most influential rock and roll performers. Why did rock and roll become "white"? Just around...
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Health Without Borders: Epidemics in the Era of Globalization

Paolo Vineis · Springer
Pages: 108
Format: Paperback

This book discusses globalization and its impact on human health. The population of the world grew from 1 billion in 1800 to 7 billion in 2012, and over the past 50 years the mean temperature has risen faster than ever before. Both factors continue to rise, as well as health inequalities....
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In the Mind Fields: Exploring the New Science of Neuropsychoanalysis

Casey Schwartz · Pantheon
Format: Hardcover

"Everywhere I looked it seemed that we were being defined by what our brains were doing . . . Everywhere, there were hucksters and geniuses, all trying to colonize the new world of the brain." "I'd never been a science person," Casey Schwartz declares at the beginning...
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This Narrow Space: A Pediatric Oncologist, His Jewish, Muslim, and Christian Patients, and a Hospital in Jerusalem

Elisha Waldman · Schocken
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A memoir both bittersweet and inspiring by an American pediatric oncologist who spent seven years in Jerusalem taking care of Israeli and Palestinian children with one tragic thing in common - a diagnosis of pediatric cancer In 2007, Elisha Waldman, a New York-based pediatric oncologist...
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A Complete Illustrated Guide to Tanks & Armoured Fighting Vehicles: Two Complete Encyclopedias: Over 1200 Images

George Forty · Lorenz Books; Box edition
Format: Hardcover

Two books in one boxed set, offering historical visual directories with full specifications, and placed in context of key battles and campaigns, all illustrated with over 1200 pictures.
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McGraw-Hill Education 1,715 ACT Practice Questions

Drew Johnson · McGraw-Hill; 1 edition
Format: Book

The most ACT practice questions available in a single book! Practice, practice, practice! Its the only way to succeed on a test like the ACT--and theres nowhere better to get the practice you need than McGraw-Hill Educations 1,715 ACT Practice Questions. With this book, youll master essential...
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The Seventh Sense: How Flashes of Insight Change Your Life

William Duggan · Columbia University Press
Format: Hardcover

Flashes of insight--the Eureka! moments that produce new and useful ideas in a single thought--are behind some of the worlds most creative and practical innovations. This book shows how to cultivate more and better flashes of insight by harnessing the science and practice of the seventh...
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Unlocking Greatness: The Unexpected Journey from the Life You Have to the Life You Want

Charlie Harary · Rodale Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A guide to successfully getting the life you want by changing your perspective and discovering your ideal self. More often than not, our own mental obstacles are holding us back from the joy, fulfillment, and meaning that we all crave, but by retooling our perspectives, we gain the ability...
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Mastering the Art of Quitting: Why It Matters in Life, Love, and Work

Peg Streep · Da Capo Press, Incorporated
Pages: 262
Format: Hardcover

Find out why the happiest, most successful people have the ability both to persist and to quit. In a culture that perceives quitting as a last resort and urges us to hang in, Mastering the Art of Quitting tackles our tendencies to overanalyze, ruminate, and put a positive spin on goals...
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Map to the Stars

Adrian Matejka · Penguin Books
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

A resonant new collection of poetry from Adrian Matejka, author of The Big Smoke, a finalist for The Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award Map to the Stars, the fourth poetry collection from National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize finalist Adrian Matejka, navigates the tensions between...
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Cannibal

Safiya Sinclair · University of Nebraska Press
Pages: 126
Format: Print book

Winner of the 2016 Whiting Award Publishers Weekly Poetry Top 10 for Fall 2016Winner of the 2015 Prairie Schooner Book Prize in PoetryColliding with and confronting The Tempest and postcolonial identity, the poems in Safiya Sinclair's Cannibal explore Jamaican childhood and history,...
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The Great Heresies

Hilaire Belloc · Ignatius Press
Pages: 196
Format: Paperback

In this new edition of a classic work, the great Catholic apologist and historian Hilaire Belloc examines the five most destructive heretical movements in Christianity: Arianism, Mohammedanism (Islam) , Albigensianism, Protestantism, and Modernism. Belloc describes how these movements...
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Job U: How to Find Wealth and Success by Developing the Skills Companies Actually Need

Nicholas Wyman · Crown
Pages: 276
Format: Book

Get ready to relearn everything you thought you knew about what a successful career path can look like. Today, unemployment hovers at a near-record high, yet 3.5 million American jobs remain unfilled. Why? Because companies simply cannot find people with the skills they actually need.The...
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