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Problem of Increasing Human Energy
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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is…
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The foundation for a general system of morals, this 1749 work is a landmark in the history of moral and political thought. Readers familiar with Adam Smith from The Wealth of Nations will find this ea…
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Al suo primo apparire, nel 1953, Il mare non bagna Napoli sembrò a molti inserirsi in quel filone che allora e dopo venne chiamato «neorealismo». Era tutt’altra cosa. Nato dall’incontro della scrittri…
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Quando arriva la guerra o l'inondazione, la gente scappa. La gente, non Trina. Caparbia come il paese di confine in cui è cresciuta, sa opporsi ai fascisti che le impediscono di fare la maestra. Non h…
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The Man Who Solved the Market: How Jim Simons Launched the Quant Revolution
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In Discover Your Inner Economist one of America’s most respected economists presents a quirky, incisive romp through everyday life that reveals how you can turn economic reasoning to your advantage—of…
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Finite and Infinite Games: A Vision of Life as Play and Possibility
An extraordinary book that will dramatically change the way you experience life.
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The captivating sequel to INKHEART, the critically acclaimed, international bestseller by Cornelia Funke, an author who is emerging as a truly modern classic writer for children.

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Voyage of the Beagle
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When the Beagle sailed out of Devonport on 27 December 1831, Charles Darwin was twenty-two and setting off on the voyage of a lifetime.
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Quantum Creativity: Waking Up to Our Creative Potential
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The term “Hermetic” comes from Hermes Trismegistus, who was originally an Egyptian god (Thoth) and was later incorporated into Greek culture, and associated with Hermes. The term “hermetic” can mean “…
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"Bosco Vecchio - scrive Claudio Toscani nella sua introduzione a questo volume - è un mito: è la foresta sacra dove affondano le loro radici l'infanzia dello scrittore e quella dell'umanità, dimension…
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A Man for All Markets
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The incredible true story of the card-counting mathematics professor who taught the world how to beat the dealer and, as the first of the great quantitative investors, ushered in a revolution on Wall …
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A Little Book of Coincidence in the Solar System
A most unusual guide to the solar system, A Little Book of Coincidence suggests that there may be fundamental relationships between space, time, and life that have not yet been fully understood. From …
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A Mercy
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In the 1680s the slave trade in the Americas is still in its infancy. Jacob Vaark is an Anglo-Dutch trader and adventurer, with a small holding in the harsh North. Despite his distaste for dealing in …
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How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life
Scott Adams has likely failed at more things than anyone you’ve ever met or anyone you’ve even heard of. So how did he go from hapless office worker and serial failure to the creator of Dilbert, one o…
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Lifespan: Why We Age—and Why We Don't Have To
It’s a seemingly undeniable truth that aging is inevitable. But what if everything we’ve been taught to believe about aging is wrong? What if we could choose our lifespan?

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The Undercover Economist
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An economist's version of The Way Things Work, this engaging volume is part field guide to economics and part expose of the economic principles lurking behind daily events, explaining everything from …
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