ISBN: 0061479659, 9780061479656
Authors: Sharon Moalem,
Publisher: Harper
Keywords: way, taste, smell, works, sex
Pages: 288
Published: 2009-05-01
Category: Psychology & Counseling, Health, Mind & Body,
List Price: 26.99 USD
  • Rating: 60%


Why are women biologically driven to find Mr. Tall, Dark, and Handsome? Can more sex help ensure a safe pregnancy? What effect does pornography have on a man's fertility? In this compelling follow-up to the New York Times bestseller Survival of the Sickest, Dr. Sharon Moalem takes us on a trip from prehistory to the forefront of cutting-edge medical research, and through a bedroom or two, to tell the story of how human sexuality has developed over time. How Sex Works challenges common ......
ISBN: 0470390859, 9780470390856
Authors: Robert L. Cantrell,
Publisher: Wiley
Keywords: business, strategy, based, patent, competition, outpacing
Pages: 343
Published: 2009-03-30
Category: Systems & Planning, Management & Leadership, Business & Investing,
List Price: 85.00 USD

Praise for Outpacing the Competition Patent-Based Business Strategy"Outpacing the Competition provides a useful IP management framework for rapidly evolving and inherently unpredictable R&D environments where companies are partners, customers, and competitors at the same time." –Marshall Phelps, Corporate Vice President for IP Policy & Strategy, Microsoft"Robert Cantrell's book Outpacing the Competition: Patent-Based Business Strategy?should be read by?anyone?involved in the practice ......
ISBN: 0143113437, 9780143113430
Authors: Penelope Lively,
Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)
Keywords: consequences
Pages: 272
Published: 2008-05-27
Category: Family Saga, Genre Fiction, Literature & Fiction,
List Price: 15.00 USD
  • Rating: 60%


The Booker Prize–winning author’s sweeping saga of three generations of women “One of the most accomplished writers of fiction of our day” (The Washington Post ) follows the lives and loves of three women—Lorna, Molly, and Ruth—from World War II–era London to the close of the century. Told in Lively’s incomparable prose, this is a powerful story of growth, death, and renewal, as well as a penetrating look at how the major and minor events of the twentieth century changed lives. ......
ISBN: 0806311959, 9780806311951
Authors: Beverly Fleet,
Publisher: Clearfield Co
Keywords: volumes, abstracts, colonial, virginia
Pages: Unknown
Published: 2006-01-01
Category: State & Local, United States, Americas, History,
List Price: 185.00 USD

Published between 1938 and 1949, the original thirty-four paperback volumes of Virginia Colonial Abstracts brought together a wealth of data from the records of Tidewater Virginia--vital records of birth, marriage, and death; tax lists; court orders; militia lists; wills; and deeds. The result of extensive research in county courthouses, municipal and state archives, and private collections, most of the abstracts were based on the earliest records known to exist--in the case of Accomack ......
ISBN: 0595377858, 9780595377855
Authors: Harriet Grayson MUP MA,
Publisher: IUniverse, Inc.
Keywords: tools, success, writing, grants, government, guide
Pages: 60
Published: 2005-12-15
List Price: 9.95 USD
  • Rating: 60%


The government has literally billions of dollars to give away. While many people express interest in applying for government grants they falsely think the process is too complicated. The Guide to Government Grants Writing simplifies this process. In addition, information is provided on bidding for government contracts, which are available to organizations of all types as well as individuals. The Guide to Government Grants Writing is a concise, simple but elegant tool designed to assist any ......
ISBN: 0521776708, 9780521776707
Authors: Junko Habu,
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Keywords: studies, societies, case, japan, jomon, ancient
Pages: 352
Published: 2004-08-16
List Price: 35.99 USD
  • Rating: 60%


Despite an incredibly rich prehistory covering nearly ten thousand years, modern coverage of complex hunter-gatherer societies has tended to overlook the Jomon of Japan. This text presents an overview of the archaeology of the Jomon Period between 10,000 and 300 BC within the context of more recent complex hunter-gatherer societies. It bridges the gap between academic traditions in Japanese and Anglo-American archaeology and represents an invaluable source of reflection on the development of ......
ISBN: 0064461769, 9780064461764
Authors: Seymour Simon,
Publisher: HarperCollins
Keywords: wolves
Pages: 32
Published: 1995-05-30
Category: Mammals, Animals, Children's
List Price: 6.99 USD
  • Rating: 80%


Wolves are much more than big, bad animals that prey on other animals. Did you know that wolves are like dogs—they are loyal, affectionate, and highly intelligent. live in packs—or families—led by the strongest female and male. are friendly with one another: They play games, bring food to one another, and even babysit one another’s cubs! Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institution to give you the real story about this mythical and ......
ISBN: 0879725818, 9780879725815
Authors: Helen Ryan-Ranson,
Publisher: Popular Press 1
Keywords: carribean, continental, culture, identity, american, latin, emblems, expressions, essays, imagination
Pages: 384
Published: 1993-01-01
Category: Essays, Literature & Fiction,
List Price: 39.95 USD

This book of essays—carefully written by twenty-four authorities on their subjects—provides a deep understanding of and appreciation for the coherence, primacy, and importance of the search for identity in the divergent areas of Latin America, the Caribbean, and Europe.
ISBN: 0870524917, 9780870524912
Authors: Sam Bickford,
Publisher: Hippocrene Books
Keywords: pilipino, english, dictionary, concise
Pages: 389
Published: 1988-09
Category: Tagalog, Foreign Language, Dictionaries & Thesauruses, Reference,
List Price: 12.95 USD

Over 5,000 entries Concise, easy-to-use format Common-sense phonetic pronunciations For travelers, students and businesspeople Completely modern and up-to-date
ISBN: 0070633878, 9780070633872
Authors: Robert Teets,
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Inc.,US
Keywords: subcontractor, management, profitable
Pages: 298
Published: 1976-07
Category: Management, Management & Leadership, Business & Investing,
List Price: Unknown

This book is directed to those who have mastered the mechanical know-how of the construction industry and want to know more about its management and administration.