Sage Living: Decorate for the Life You Want

By Anne Sage

Completely named type maven and town Sage blogger Anne Sage understands a smart fact: adorning our residing areas for our pursuits is step one in making them ensue. In Sage Living, she opens the door to covetable dwellings designed to spice up the goals in their occupants, from the sunny, open-air kitchen of a holistic nutritionist to the eclectic lounge of a global visitor able to placed down roots. With web page after web page of beautiful interiors, engagingly written domestic tales, and countless numbers of layout counsel for each room, Sage dwelling is going underneath the stylized floor to assist readers beautify for the lives they really wish.

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Ship It Holla Ballas!: How a Bunch of 19-Year-Old College Dropouts Used the Internet to Become Poker's Loudest, Craziest, and Richest Crew

By Jonathan Grotenstein, Storms Reback

Who have been the send It Holla Ballas?

Arguably the main winning poker team of all time, they took benefit of the web poker growth to win thousands and thousands of bucks prior to such a lot of them have been sufficiently old to set foot within a on line casino. Then they did what any red-blooded young ones with mountains of money and no obligations may do: They partied like rock stars, remodeling themselves from net nerds with 0 lifestyles abilities into legends, not less than of their personal minds.

In Ship It Holla Ballas!, Jonathan Grotenstein and Storms Reback hint the increase and fall of web poker throughout the eyes of its impossible stars: a gaggle of adlescent university dropouts, united by way of social media, who bluffed their strategy to the head of the game.

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Smart Women Don't Retire -- They Break Free: From Working Full-Time to Living Full-Time

By Gail Rentsch

For the fantastic lady pioneers who shattered the glass ceiling, a realistic and encouraging consultant to reinventing what is next.

Boomer ladies were trailblazers all through their expert lives. Now that their careers are wasting their side and kids go away the nest, those ladies are able to do for retirement what they did for the operating world--redefine it. the 1st ebook from The Transition community makes a speciality of the original wishes of girls as they discover new chances and redecorate the outdated version of retirement, which not deals the demanding situations that those ladies skilled all through their careers.

This publication indicates the right way to create new and interesting paintings and volunteer possibilities and the way to find new retailers for creativity and keenness. wealthy in functional recommendation and tales from girls who've effectively navigated this level, shrewdpermanent girls do not RETIRE -- THEY break away is a blueprint for girls looking a complete new set of lifestyles choices.

THE TRANSITION community is a nation-wide neighborhood of girls who're developing exhilarating new transition probabilities. contributors community via per 30 days courses; on-line; and during dynamic peer teams. contributors have had winning careers in govt, finance, overseas companies, and the humanities.

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Structural Engineering: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

By David Blockley

Have you questioned how it truly is attainable to construct a skyscraper, a tremendous bridge, a jumbo jet, or a cruise liner?

Everything has constitution. constitution is the adaptation among a random pile of elements and an absolutely practical item. via constitution the elements hook up with make the full. ordinary buildings fluctuate from the very smallest a part of an atom to the complete cosmology of the universe. Man-made constructions contain structures, bridges, dams, ships, aeroplanes, rockets, trains, autos and fair-ground rides and all sorts of artefacts, even huge creative sculptures. the wide variety of alternative industries during which structural engineers paintings comprises development, delivery, production, and aerospace.

In this Very brief advent, David Blockley explores, in non-technical language, what structural engineering is all approximately, together with examples starting from the Shard in London and the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco to jumbo jets just like the A380 and the Queen Elizabeth cruise liner.

ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very brief Introductions sequence from Oxford collage Press comprises 1000's of titles in nearly each topic region. those pocket-sized books are the suitable approach to get forward in a brand new topic fast. Our professional authors mix proof, research, point of view, new rules, and exuberance to make fascinating and tough subject matters hugely readable.

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Healing and Change in the City of Gold: Case Studies of Coping and Support in Johannesburg (Peace Psychology Book)

This quantity collects case reports at the lives of individuals dwelling in post-apartheid Johannesburg, South Africa. In doing so, it considers how humans deal with, reply to, narrate and/or silence their reports of earlier and current violence, a number of insecurities and precarity in contexts the place those reviews tackle a daily non-stop personality. Taking heavily how context shapes the which means of violence, the sorts of reaction, and the implications thereof, the contributing bankruptcy authors use participatory and ethnographic thoughts to appreciate humans s daily responses to the violence and lack of confidence they face in modern Johannesburg. every one case learn files an instance of a technique of coping and therapeutic and displays on how this method shapes the idea and perform of violence prevention and reaction. The case reports conceal a range of teams of individuals in Johannesburg together with migrants, refugees, homeless humans, intercourse staff and previous squaddies from around the African continent. learn jointly, the case reviews provide us new insights into what it ability for those citizens to hunt help, to manage and to heal hard the bounds of what psychologists routinely contemplate aid mechanisms or interventions for these in misery. They strengthen a thought of therapeutic that sees it as a method and an final result that's rooted within the world-view of these who reside within the urban. along the folks s feel of lack of confidence is an both powerful feel of optimism, care and a striving for switch. it's probably no longer brilliant, then, that this booklet bargains very centrally with issues of the fight for growth, mobility (geographic, fabric and spiritual), and a feeling of risk and alter linked to Johannesburg. eventually, the amount argues that coping and therapeutic is either a collective and person fulfillment in addition to an financial, mental and fabric phenomenon. total this quantity demanding situations the concept that individuals can and will search aid essentially from specialist, medicalized mental companies and particularly demonstrates how the actual aid wanted is formed via an realizing of the reason for precarity."

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Half-Marathon - You Can Do It

Jeff's trademarked run-walk-run strategy has helped millions of usual humans to get off the sofa, teach for marathons and half-marathons with out damage and has helped veterans to enhance occasions. This booklet deals a step by step application that starts off with developing your education each one week. Jeff will make it easier to choose a pragmatic target, and which routines are had to arrange for varied performances. The ebook is loaded with how to remain prompted, do away with aches, pains, and accidents, with the minimal education had to take pleasure in different elements of lifestyles.

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Tones

By Eric Johnson

Gains note-for-note transcriptions for each software performed on all nine songs from this vintage album. comprises: Bristol Shore * The barren region music * Emerald Eyes * pals * Off My brain * Soulful Terrain * path of Tears * Victory * Zap.

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A Community Writing Itself: Conversations with Vanguard Writers of the Bay Area (Dalkey Archive Scholarly Series)

A neighborhood Writing Itself positive aspects across the world revered writers Michael Palmer, Nathaniel Mackey, Leslie Scalapino, Brenda Hillman, Kathleen Fraser, Stephen Ratcliffe, Robert Glu ck, and Barbara visitor, and critical more youthful writers Truong Tran, Camille Roy, Juliana Spahr, and Elizabeth Robinson. The ebook fills a huge hole in modern poetics, targeting essentially the most bright experimental writing groups within the state. The writers talk about imaginative and prescient and craft, conflict and peace, race and gender, individuality and collectivity, and the effect of the Bay zone on their paintings.

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101 Toughest Interview Questions: And Answers That Win the Job! (101 Toughest Interview Questions & Answers That Win the Job)

By Daniel Porot

Not anything is extra the most important to touchdown your dream activity than a stellar functionality within the all-important interview, that nerve-wracking ultimate step to each activity seek. generally up to date and revised for brand new hugely aggressive employment industry, this compact, concise guide will arrange you for the main demanding and often requested questions you could count on to come across. Following each one query is a listing of savvy, can't-miss pattern solutions, that are simply changed to mirror your individual event point, talents, and skills.

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