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  • Thailand: Deadly Destination

    The daily robbing, bashing, drugging, extortion and murder of foreign tourists on Thai soil, along with numerous scandals involving unsafe facilities and well established scams, has led to frequent predictions that Thailand's multi-billion dollar tourist industry will self-destruct. Instead tourist numbers more than doubled in the decade to 2014. The world might not have come to the hometowns of ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Onion Presents: Love, Sex, and Other Natural Disasters

    Relationship Reporting from America's Finest News Source

    Here are more than one hundred news stories of high-school sweethearts, college hook-ups, dating disasters, weddings, divorces, and restraining orders. From “18-Year-Old Miraculously Finds Soulmate in Hometown” to “Couple Forgets 70th Wedding Anniversary,” these reports capture the heartbreak and hilarity of the human experience. ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Christmas on Jane Street

    A True Story

    A lovely, lovingly illustrated little gem of a book, this delightful tenth anniversary edition of a beloved Christmas classic tells the poignant, inspiring story of an unforgettable family that brings the Christmas spirit to life on a street corner in Manhattan and the warm, wide circle of friends who have welcomed them to the neighborhood.Every holiday season for nearly twenty years, Billy Romp, ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Brave Enough Now

    An Inspirational Story of Self-Discovery, Survival and Hope

    On a rainy day in July 1999, twenty-one young people lost their lives in the infamous Saxetenbach Gouge Swiss Canyoning Disaster.I should have been one of them.The flash flood swept down the mountain with impossible force, sweeping the victims’ bodies miles downstream. It would take days to recover them all, many were only identifiable from dental records.But I survived.I had begun my travels in ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Charles Dickens Christmas Stories

    13 Christmas stories by Charles Dickens:A Christmas CarolA Christmas TreeWhat Christmas is as we Grow OlderThe Poor Relation's StoryThe Child's StoryThe Schoolboy's StoryNobody's StoryThe ChimesMrs. Lirriper's LegacySomebody's LuggageGoing into SocietyMrs. Lirriper's LodgingsThe Christmas Goblins ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • All About Christmas: History, Traditions, Carols, Stories, Recipies & More (Mobi Reference)

    The illustrated book gives historical and cultural background of Christmas. Navigate easily to any chapter from Table of Contents or search for the words or phrases.FEATURES:- Who is Mrs. Claus? - How to make an apple pie - What are the lyrics of "O Little Town of Bethlehem" - How to take care of Christmas Cactus - Read Charles Dickens's Christmas Stories - What is Advent and how it is celebrated? ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • The Krampus and the Old, Dark Christmas

    Roots and Rebirth of the Folkloric Devil

    The Krampus, a folkloric devil associated with St. Nicholas in Alpine Austria and Germany, has been embraced by the American counterculture and is lately skewing mainstream. The new Christmas he seems to embody is ironically closer to an ancient understanding of the holiday as a perilous, haunted season. In the Krampus' world, witches rule Christmas, and saints can sometimes kill. ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • Sie sind da

    Wie der Erstkontakt mit Aliens unsere Gesellschaft verändern könnte - Ein Gedankenexperiment

    Die Frage, ob wir alleine im Weltall sind, beschäftigt Wissenschaftler, Philosophen und Künstler seit Jahrhunderten. In Literatur und Filmen treffen Aliens und Menschen schon lange aufeinander. Und auch aus wissenschaftlicher Sicht verdichten sich die Anzeichen: Wir sind nicht allein. Ist es nur noch eine Frage der Zeit, bis wir auf die Außerirdischen treffen? Und was würde das mit uns und unserer ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Systemtheorie III: Steuerungstheorie

    Grundzüge einer Theorie der Steuerung komplexer Sozialsysteme

    by Helmut Willke ...
    Die moderne Systemtheorie ist auch eine Theorie für die Praxis. Dieses Klassiker-Lehrbuch klärt die Bedingungen, unter denen die Steuerung komplexer Systeme möglich ist. In einer Zeit, da überall das Scheitern politischer oder ökonomischer Steuerung zu erkennen ist, bietet der Band die Grundlagen, um dieses Versagen zu verstehen und adäquatere Konzeptionen zu entwickeln (z.B. Aufbau intelligenter ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • Turkey Recipes

    50 Turkey Recipes for Thanksgiving

    by J.J. Kinsley ...
    Turkey recipes :50 delious Recipes for Thanksgiving ... Read more

    $4.39 AUD

  • Fêtes et coutumes populaires

    Charles Le Goffic (1863-1932)"Les fêtes et les coutumes populaires !L’admirable matière, mais si vaste ! Une vie ne suffirait pas à la traiter. Comment donc la faire tenir en quelques pages ? Mais on ne s’est proposé ici que d’effleurer le sujet et l’on a choisi, parmi les fêtes populaires, les plus connues et les plus anciennes.Ce ne sont pas toujours les moins curieuses, ni – bien qu’elles n ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Zukunft und Werte der Demokratie

    Sozialwissenschaftliche Studien des Schweizerischen Instituts für Auslandforschung, Band 41

    series Sozialwissenschaftliche Studien des Instituts für Auslandsforschung
    «Zukunft der Demokratie» – so lautete die thematische Klammer über dem Herbstsemester 2014 des Schweizerischen Instituts für Auslandforschung, das dafür eine Reihe von hochkarätigen Referenten gefunden hatte. Dass Demokratie, Rechtsstaat und eine freiheitliche Gesellschaftsordnung ein für den ganzen Globus skalierbares Modell sein könnten resp. sollten, ist heute keineswegs gegeben. Im Gegenteil: ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Christmas at Miller & Rhoads

    Memoirs of a Snow Queen

    series Landmarks
    The Christmas season is a time for traditions and, in Richmond, one particular custom reigned supreme: a family outing to Miller & Rhoads department store.A Christmas outing to Miller & Rhoads department store revealed thousands of smiling faces waiting to enter the kingdom of Santaland- an enchanted world marked by glittering snow and intricate train displays.From visits to area hospitals to a ... Read more

    $19.06 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Malditos Viajes

    by Walter Duer ...
    series Crónica
    Un libro de humor sobre las pequeñas tragedias inevitables que nos ocurren en aviones, aeropuertos, terminales de tren, tours y hoteles. Walter Duer revela la intimidad de un periodista especializado en viajes con las alegrías y penurias que conlleva el ejercicio de dicha profesión. ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Christmastide – Its History, Festivities, and Carols

    Holiday Celebrations in Britain from Old Ages to Modern Times

    "Christmastide – Its History, Festivities, and Carols" is a study of Christmas and the celebration of this Holy Feast, particularly in England, in the olden times, through the middle ages, and to modern days. "Has the early dream of youth faded away purposeless?—the ambition of manhood proved vanity of vanities? Have riches made themselves wings and flown away? or, has fame, just within the grasp, ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Mediensoziologie

    by Elke Wagner ...
    Was ist eigentlich ein "Medium"? Welche Bedeutung haben Medien für soziale Ordnung? Und wie verändern sich soziale Praktiken, wenn sich ein neues Medium verbreitet? Anhand von Anwendungsfällen wie Individualität, Öffentlichkeit, Privatheit und Tourismus überführt Elke Wagner die Ansätze der Medientheorie in soziologisch-empirische Fragestellungen. ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • Wissenssoziologie

    Hubert Knoblauch bietet einen grundlegenden Überblick über den Bereich der Wissenssoziologie: Von den Vorläufern über die klassische deutsche Wissenssoziologie bis hin zu ihren gegenwärtigen theoretischen Ansätzen und den Forschungsfeldern zeichnet er detailliert und verständlich den Weg der Wissenssoziologie nach. ... Read more

    $40.99 AUD

  • Christmas Tales of Alabama

    by Kelly Kazek ...
    It's the most wonderful time of the year, especially in Alabama. Celebrate the spirit of the season with these tales of Christmases past from the heart of Dixie. There is the story of Helen Keller's first Christmas memories in Tuscumbia, the tale of how Birmingham native Hugh Martin penned the classic tune "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," visions of all the impressive Christmas light ... Read more

    $19.06 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The History of Christmas

    "The History of Christmas" is a study of Christmas and the celebration of this Holy Feast, particularly in England, in the olden times, through the middle ages, and to modern days. "Has the early dream of youth faded away purposeless?—the ambition of manhood proved vanity of vanities? Have riches made themselves wings and flown away? or, has fame, just within the grasp, burst like a bubble? Have ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • GIFT SET TWO (Holi, Vaisakhi, Ramadan & Eid): Maya & Neel's India Adventure Series, Book 8 (Volume 8)

    ** 3-IN-1** PERFECT GIFT SET!! (Holi, Ramadan & Eid, Vaisakhi in one beautiful 116 page book) **FREE** Monthly Stories & Dances Workshop. Details: Our 10+ titles on Amazon worldwide (4 Best Sellers!): Diwali (ranked #387 of 8 million Amazon books), Navratri, Holi, Indian Wedding, Mumbai, Ramadan & Eid, Vaisakhi, Gift Set 1, Gift Set 2 In this multicultural and educational ... Read more

    $32.24 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Patrimonio y sostenibilidad en las ciudades medias históricas en el sur de Portugal

    series Biblioteca - Estudos & Colóquios
    Este trabajo trata de establecer, una vez concretados los fundamentos de la sostenibilidad en el patrimonio urbano, un estudio comparado en el sur de Portugal, territorio que contiene una red de ciudades medias cuyas características históricas, patrimoniales, geográficas y demográficas presentan un interés especial. Para acometer esta tarea se comienza por hacer un estudio del sistema urbano ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Vacances populaires

    Images, pratiques et mémoire

    series Le sens social
    Les vacances, on en parle et on y pense. Ce livre propose une description, à partir d'entretiens, des pratiques de vacances des familles populaires. Le livre ne pourra que susciter l'intérêt : car si la sociologie a beaucoup exploré le quotidien des classes et des cultures populaires, elle a souvent négligé la signification et les fonctions sociales d'un temps dégagé des contraintes ordinaires. ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Tropical

    L'histoire folle du monde forain

    Qu’ont en commun les Aztèques, Dagobert Ier, Charles Pathé, Madame Soleil et Louis XIV ? Qu’est-ce qui rapproche les rayons X, le nougat, le catch et les dentistes ?La réponse : les fêtes foraines.Si elles sont populaires, chez les petits comme chez les grands, elles demeurent un univers à part. Un mystère difficile à percer, qui charrie ses légendes autant que ses préjugés. Si chacun connaît la ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Património Industrial Ibero-americano: recentes abordagens

    by Collectif ...
    series Biblioteca - Estudos & Colóquios
    Neste livro, que é um contributo importante para o avanço do conhecimento sobre o Património Industrial no mundo ibero-americano,estão reunidos um conjunto de textos de jovens investigadores que abordam os seguintes temas: a importância de incrementar a ligação entre os testemunhos do património industrial e os recursos documentais para o seu estudo; o desenvolvimento da investigação sobre ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD