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Kink And The City: An Englishman in New York

By John Smith

This is often the real tale of John Smith. a guy who stumbled on that unsuspectingly renting a room from a certified Dominatrix on the delicate age of 16 has a tendency to persuade personality improvement. Years of enjoying within the London spanking and fetish scene till someday, abruptly, his enjoyable and video games got here to an finish. Now, virtually a decade later, he is relocating to long island and made up our minds to search out different like-minded humans to percentage his pursuits once more. Kink and town is the hilarious account of what occurred subsequent. and not using a drug addled prior or maybe an abusive formative years to excuse his predilections he throws himself in the place angels worry to tread. From downtown to midtown and out to the Hampton's he pursues his strange pursuits, facing recalcitrant housewives and grownup schoolgirls, fearsomely expert dominants, physique development Amazonians, rabid fetishists, frightened dominatrices and spanking enthusiasts. Taking us on a truly actual voyage of discovery even though the culture of kink in Gotham, the writer opens every one new door with trepidation and holds it open for the reader to event each new come across, every one extra outrageous than the next...

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Critical Thinking, 4th Edition

By Michael Rooney

Epstein's severe considering units new criteria of readability for educating how one can cause good in way of life and the way to put in writing good. With over a thousand daily examples and workouts, the textual content engages and demanding situations the scholar. that includes its personal solid of sketch characters, it's the merely textual content on severe pondering within which scholars paintings with illustrations to transform the non-verbal into arguments and arrive at conceptual knowing. A finished instructor's guide plus many vitamins at the ARF site make instructing the direction a excitement for teacher and pupil alike.

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Förnuft och högmod

By Lena Andersson

Lena Andersson är en av de vassaste och mest kompromisslösa skribenterna i Sverige idag. Inte minst när hon skriver om faith och relativism. Vilket hon gärna gör. Hennes skärskådande av kyrkans och Guds roll i samhället, liksom trons och postmodernismens påverkan på tänkandet, är obevekligt och väjer inte för de svåraste frågorna kring individens fria val, värden, sanning och statens oberoende. I Förnuft och högmod har Lena Andersson samlat sina skarpaste texter, artiklar ur Dagens Nyheter och tidningen Fokus, samt fyra teaterpjäser om religionens roll i samhället.

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Ugly Americans: The True Story of the Ivy League Cowboys Who Raided the Asian Markets for Millions

By Ben Mezrich

Ben Mezrich, writer of the New York Times bestseller Bringing Down the House, returns with an magnificent tale of Ivy League hedge-fund cowboys, excessive stakes, and the Asian underworld.

John Malcolm was once the final word gunslinger within the Wild East, ready to tackle any point of probability in making mind-boggling sums of cash. He and his acquaintances have been hedge-fund cowboys, residing lifestyles at the adrenaline-, sex-, and drugs-fueled edge—kids operating billion-dollar portfolios, buying and selling details within the again rooms of high-class brothels and at VIP tables in nightclubs around the some distance East.

Malcolm and his Ivy League-schooled twenty-something colleagues, with their warped experience of morality, created their very own fiscal thought that may culminate in one deal the likes of which had by no means been visible before—or since.

Ugly Americans is a narrative of extremes, charged with wealth, nerve, extra, and glamour. A real-life mix of Liar's Poker and Wall Street, brimming with excessive motion, romance, underground intercourse, vibrant locales, and unique characters, Ugly Americans is the untold real tale that rocked the monetary community.

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iPhone 5 First Steps For Dummies

The first ebook you'll want to obtain onto your new iPhone

Just received a brand new iPhone and wish to understand the place to start? iPhone five First Steps For Dummies promises the fundamental step by step directions you must wake up to hurry quickly and use the main crucial positive factors correct out of the field. targeting the pinnacle projects required to start, this useful little publication starts off with a brief journey of your iPhone, then publications you thru navigating the contact display, getting pleased with the keyboard, creating a mobilephone name, sending a textual content message, making video calls with FaceTime, getting familiar with Siri your voice-activated digital assistant, taking part in video clips and tune, downloading apps from the App shop, taking images and video, configuring and utilizing iCloud, and more.

  • Offers clients of the most recent tech devices a concentrated checklist of the pinnacle projects they should begin utilizing their gadget correct out of the gate
  • Content is gifted in a step by step layout with accompanying reveal pictures and product images
  • Helps you get accustomed to iOS and the touchscreen, surf the net, ship and obtain e mail, navigate with Maps, get geared up with Reminders and Notification heart, obtain apps, purchase song, and sync your facts to iCloud

Written by means of iPhone and Mac specialist Mark L. Chambers, iPhone five First Steps For Dummies could be one of many best e-books each iPhone proprietor must have to start utilizing your gadget - and fast!

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Intarsia: Artistry In Wood, 12 Projects for Every Occasion

By Judy Gale Roberts, Jerry Boober

"PAINTING IN WOOD" sign up for Judy Gale Roberts as she explores the craftsmanship and inventive power of Intarsia - the artwork of constructing photograph mosaics in wooden. 12 attractive tasks - excellent for the house and as presents- are offered within with entire directions, styles and colour pictures of the completed tasks. those are all-new initiatives- by no means prior to made on hand in ebook shape. You'll use simply the common colour and grain of the wooden - no portray or staining required - to make those necessary and ornamental items. slicing out every one person wood piece is completed in your scroll or band observed. Then, use the validated ideas that Judy has built to form and texture the ultimate piece. gather your piece and prepare for the sweetness it is going to deliver for your domestic and the appreciation out of your associates whilst given as presents. Judy Gale Roberts, a sculptress by means of education, is chargeable for the resurgence of curiosity in Intarisa via her books, articles, sessions, publication and layout studio. Roberts Studio, run with the aid of her accomplice Jerry Booher, is found in Sevierville Tennesee close to Dollywood. Judy is an unique memeber of the Woodworking corridor of status backed through wooden tm Magazine.
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The Normans

By David Nicolle

Osprey's research of the Normans in the course of the center a while. regardless of the small geographic quantity of Normandy its humans performed an important function within the historical past of the medieval international. Ferocity, boundless power, crafty and a capability for management have been their history, to which sleek students might upload ultimate adaptability and an easy piety. Their outstanding army successes resulted from cautious making plans, pace of circulate, decisiveness, bold and sheer ruthlessness. extra to this used to be a robust company experience and an appreciation of the price of cash. Veteran Osprey writer David Nicolle describes the background, palms and armour of the amazing Normans during this attention-grabbing quantity.

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Active Directory Disaster Recovery: Expert guidance on planning and implementing Active Directory disaster recovery plans

By Florian Rommel

Get specialist tips on making plans and imposing energetic listing catastrophe restoration plans, or leap instantly into various restoration eventualities to get your difficulties solved as quick and correctly as attainable if catastrophe has already struck. This publication is focused at community safety pros who locate themselves charged with developing an lively listing catastrophe restoration plan or who are looking to fast get better as soon as catastrophe has struck. This e-book expects you to be conversant in the fundamentals of energetic listing and home windows Servers.

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Family Therapy Homework Planner (2nd Edition)

By Frank M. Dattilio, Louis J. Bevlilacqua

Features new and up to date assignments and workouts to satisfy the altering wishes of psychological wellbeing and fitness professionals

The relatives treatment Homework Planner, moment Edition offers you an array of ready-to-use, between-session assignments designed to slot almost each healing mode. This easy-to-use resource publication features:

• New and up to date homework assignments in line with evidence-based treatments and grouped by way of providing difficulties together with adoption, communique matters, interracial relatives difficulties, sexual abuse, and college concerns
• seventy eight ready-to-copy routines overlaying the most typical matters encountered via households in remedy, corresponding to family-of-origin interference, melancholy in family, divorce, monetary clash, adolescent and mother or father conflicts, irritating existence occasions, and dependency issues
• professional counsel on how and while to take advantage of effective use of the exercises
• Assignments which are cross-referenced to The family members treatment remedy Planner, moment Edition—so you could fast establish definitely the right workout for a given scenario or problem

Additional assets within the PracticePlanners® series:
Treatment Planners hide all of the helpful parts for constructing formal cures, together with unique challenge definitions, long term objectives, non permanent ambitions, healing interventions, and DSMTM diagnoses.

For additional information on our PracticePlanners® items, together with our complete line of Treatment Planners, stopover at us on the net at: www.wiley.com/practiceplanners

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Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, and the World

By Don Tapscott, Alex Tapscott

The expertise prone to have the best impression at the way forward for the realm economic climate has arrived, and it’s now not self-driving autos, solar power, or synthetic intelligence.

It’s referred to as the blockchain.

 
The first iteration of the electronic revolution introduced us the net of knowledge. the second one genera­tion—powered via blockchain technology—is bringing us the net of worth: a brand new, dispensed platform which can aid us reshape the realm of commercial and rework the previous order of human affairs for the higher.
 
Blockchain is the ingeniously easy, revolution­ary protocol that enables transactions to be simul­taneously nameless and safe through holding a tamperproof public ledger of worth. although it’s the expertise that drives bitcoin and different electronic cur­rencies, the underlying framework has the aptitude to move a long way past those and list almost every little thing of worth to humankind, from start and demise certifi­cates to assurance claims or even votes.
 
Why when you care? possibly you’re a song lover who wishes artists to make a dwelling off their artwork. Or a client who desires to comprehend the place that hamburger meat quite got here from. might be you’re an immigrant who’s ill of paying huge charges to ship funds domestic to household. Or an entrepreneur searching for a brand new platform to construct a enterprise.
 
And these examples are slightly the top of the ice­berg. This know-how is public, encrypted, and on hand for a person to exploit. It’s already seeing wide­spread adoption in a few parts. for instance, forty-two (and counting) of the world’s largest finan­cial associations, together with Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, and credits Suisse, have shaped a consortium to enquire the blockchain for swifter and safer transactions.
 
As with significant paradigm shifts that preceded it, the blockchain will create winners and losers. And whereas possibilities abound, the hazards of disruption and dislocation must never be ignored.

Don Tapscott, the bestselling writer of Wikinomics, and his son, blockchain professional Alex Tapscott, deliver us a brilliantly researched, hugely readable, and totally foundational ebook in regards to the way forward for the fashionable financial system. Blockchain Revolution is the enterprise leaders’ playbook for the subsequent decade and beyond.

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