The Lost City of Z

Author: David Grann
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385529228
Release Date: 2009-02-24
Genre: History

The #1 New York Times bestseller - now a major motion picture starring Charlie Hunnam, Tom Holland, Sienna Miller and Robert Pattinson. In 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle, in search of a fabled civilization. He never returned. Over the years countless perished trying to find evidence of his party and the place he called “The Lost City of Z.” In this masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, journalist David Grann interweaves the spellbinding stories of Fawcett’s quest for “Z” and his own journey into the deadly jungle, as he unravels the greatest exploration mystery of the twentieth century.

A History of the Book in America

Author: David Paul Nord
Publisher:
ISBN: 1469621630
Release Date: 2014-07-02
Genre: History

History of the Book in America: Volume 5: The Enduring Book: Print Culture in Postwar America

Directory of Publishing 2010

Author:
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781441110886
Release Date: 2009-12-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Now in its 35th edition, this is the most authoritative, detailed trade directory available for the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Official Congressional Directory 2009 2010 111th Congress Convened January 2009 Paperback

Author: Congress (U S ) Joint Committee on Print
Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 0160837278
Release Date: 2010-01
Genre: Business & Economics

The Congressional Directory presents short biographies of each member of the Senate and House, listed by state or district, and additional data, such as committee memberships, terms of service, administrative assistants and/or secretaries, and room and telephone numbers. It also lists officials of the courts, military establishments, and other Federal departments and agencies, including D.C. government officials, governors of states and territories, foreign diplomats, and members of the press, radio, and television galleries.

BIG BOOK OF JOBS 2009 2010

Author: McGraw-Hill Editors
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0071602046
Release Date: 2008-09-23
Genre: Business & Economics

Comprehensive, up-to-the minute information on top jobs and job search techniques from the United States Department of Labor With up-to-the-minute data from the U.S. Department of Labor, plus cutting-edge career strategies from McGraw-Hill, The Big Book of Jobs saves you precious time by offering everything you need for job hunting in a single volume. From building career management skills and writing resumes to exploring 250 career possibilities, this resource arms you with the tools to effectively pound the pavement.

Q A Criminal Law 2009 2010

Author: Norman Baird
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781135242848
Release Date: 2009-06-02
Genre: Law

Routledge-Cavendish Q&As – your path to exam success! Has the thought of facing your law exams left you feeling completely overwhelmed? Are you staring at the mountain of revision in front of you and wondering where to start? Routledge-Cavendish Q&As will help guide you through the revision maze, providing essential exam practice and helping you polish your essay-writing technique. Each Routledge-Cavendish Q&A contains 50 essay and problem-based questions on topics commonly found on exam papers, complete with answer plans and fully worked model answers. The titles are written by lecturers who are also examiners, so you can recognise exactly what examiners are looking for in an answer. Key cases and legislation are highlighted within the text for ease of reference Boxed answer plans after each question outline the major points you should be aiming to convey within your answer The books in this series are supported by a companion web offering you bonus q&as; advice on preparing for your exams; revision checklists; discussion forums and more. But don’t just take our word for it! "The book was an answer to my prayers... I’ve been begging tutors to give us ready-made answers so we get a structure as to what we should be including and revising and the Q&As do exactly that!" Azmina Thanda, 2nd year LLB "The Routledge-Cavendish Q&As are very well designed and helpful, giving a good indication of what comes up in exams." Deaglan McArdle, 3rd year LLB

The Bedford Researcher with 2009 MLA and 2010 APA Updates

Author: Mike Palmquist
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312667757
Release Date: 2010-03-31
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Click here to find out more about the 2009 MLA Updates and the 2010 APA Updates. Tech-savvy and student-friendly, The Bedford Researcher addresses the kinds of writing students actually do and the kinds of sources they actually use. It follows real student writers from their initial research questions all the way to designing their final essays, integrating electronic sources and tools into each stage of the process. Clearly organized and readable, The Bedford Researcher strips away the complexities of research writing and empowers students to write with confidence.

The St Martin s Handbook with 2009 MLA and 2010 Updates

Author: Andrea A. Lunsford
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312664831
Release Date: 2010-07-12
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Click here to find out more about the 2009 MLA Updates and the 2010 APA Updates. Andrea A. Lunsford’s years of experience in the classroom and in the field have given her a unique understanding of how, what, where, and why today’s students write. For her research for The St. Martin’s Handbook — ongoing for over two decades — she has studied thousands of papers by composition students nationwide. Andrea Lunsford’s trademark attention to rhetorical choice, language and style, and critical thinking and argument have always made The St. Martin’s Handbook an accessible and thorough writing resource. Now informed by new research into student writing patterns and featuring expanded and more visual coverage of research, documentation, and writing in any discipline, The St. Martin’s Handbook offers students more help than ever before with meeting the expectations of college work.

Mom Works Hard

Author: Steven Anthony Teijeiro
Publisher:
ISBN: 136427356X
Release Date: 2016-03-05
Genre:

Hard work, a promise and staying positive were the three things that a son and his mother needed to make it through the challenges that came with having a separated family. A story that is sure to inspire young and old readers alike, "Mom Works Hard" takes a unique approach to telling the tale of single motherhood.

The United States Government Manual 2009 2010

Author: National Archives and Records Administra
Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 0160839491
Release Date: 2009-10-30
Genre: Business & Economics

The United States Government Manual 2009-2010 provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches, as well as quasi-official agencies, international organisations in which the United States participates, boards, commissions, and committees. Each agency's description consists of a list of principal officials; a summary statement of the agency's purpose and role in the Federal Government; a brief history of the agency, including its legislative or executive authority; and a description of consumer activities, contracts and grants, employment, and publications.

How We Decide

Author: Jonah Lehrer
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618620111
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Business & Economics

Offers a fascinating look at the new science of decision-making--and how it can help us make better choices.