The Case Of The Piglet’s Paternity: Trials From The New Haven Colony, 1639-1663

A funny book that gives us a different perspective on the early colonists. The stories are compelling but I just wish there was more follow up on what became of the litigants. In the middle of the seventeenth century, judges in the short-lived New Haven Colony presided over a remarkable series of trials ranging from murder and bestiality, to drunken sailors, frisky couples, faulty shoes, and shipwrecks. The cases were reported in an ...

Achtsamkeit Survival-kit: Fünf Grundlegende Übungen

Achtsamkeit hilft, den Alltag zu bewältigen und sich selbst weiterzuentwickeln. Thich Nhat Hanh erklärt in seinem neuen Werk fünf Schlüsseltechniken für das tägliche Achtsamkeitstraining. Damit bietet er Einsteigern und Fortgeschrittenen einen modernen und säkularen Zugang zu den fünf Grundregeln des Buddhismus – mit Übungen und Meditationen.

So Do You Wear A Cape?

SO DO YOU WEAR A CAPE? tells the strictly unofficial story of the world-changing fantasy card game Magic: The Gathering. The e-book recounts not only the history of the game itself, but also that of the brilliant business behind it and the fascinating culture its players have created. Written to celebrate the game’s 20th birthday in 2013, the e-book reveals all the facets of Magic: The Gathering's incredible history, together in one ...

Chess For Tigers (batsford Chess Book) By Simon Webb

One of the most influential books on chess ever published now in digital format. The Tiger is a vicious beast. He doesnt care about the aesthetic side of chess. He doesnt even care about making the best moves. All he cares about is winning. Do you want to win more games? Then become a Tiger. 'Chess for Tigers' tells you how to make the most of your playing strength, how to play upon your opponents weaknesses, how to steer the game in...

Das Muskel-Workout

Um fit und durchtrainiert zu sein braucht es keine hochtechnischen Geräte, denn das effizienteste Hilfsmittel trägt jeder bei sich: das eigene Körpergewicht! Prof. Dr. Ingo Froböse zeigt, wie jeder ganz ohne Geräte zu Hause, im Büro oder unterwegs die eigene Fitness, Koordination und Muskelkraft in unterschiedlichen Übungsstufen jederzeit trainieren und steigern kann. Nach einer kurzen Einführung in den Aufbau der Muskeln und den unt...

Muskelaufbau für Fortgeschrittene: Erfolgreich Muskeln aufbauen mit schnellen, langfristigen Erfolgen

Muskeln aufbauen - für Fortgeschrittene Lesen Sie in diesem Buch, wie Sie die nächste Stufe mit Ihrem Körper erreichen Der Weg führt über mentale Stärke In diesem Buch erfahren Sie, wie Sie eine Verbindung zwischen Ihrem Körper und Ihrem Geist schaffen! Dieses Buch richtet sich an Menschen mit moderater Erfahrung in Sachen Muskelaufbau Was Sie erwartet: Von anderen lernen Offen sein für Tipps Weiterbilden Trainingsmethoden lernen Min...

Banking, Finance, And Accounting: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, And Applications

With the global economy still in recovery, it is more important than ever for individuals and organizations to be aware of their money and its potential for both depreciation and growth. Banking, Finance, and Accounting: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications investigates recent advances and undertakings in the financial industry to better equip all members of the world economy with the tools and insights needed to weather ...

You Can Draw Star Wars

From droids and wookies to Darth Vader, this step-by-step guide teaches budding artists everything they need to know to draw characters from the amazing world of Star Wars. For a live demonstration of the book's drawing techniques, watch these three dynamic video guides featuring Matt Busch, one of the illustrators of You Can Draw Star Wars. (Click on each image to launch the video.) Feel the force of the pencil, get creative and bri...

Teaching Art And Design

A thorough grounding in art and design is an essential part of a rounded education, yet art and design education is not always given the prominence it deserves. Roy Prentice redresses the balance with a carefully structured collection of chapters. Each article has a different focus and tackles a contemporary issue in the field - looking to exiting new directions for curriculum development. Throughout, the book demonstrates that the g...