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The Making of Modern Zionism, Revised Edition

By Shlomo Avineri
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Shlomo Avineri
For eighteen centuries pious Jews had prayed for the return to Jerusalem, but only in the revolutionary atmosphere of nineteenth-century Europe was this yearning transformed into an active political philosophy: Zionism. In The Making of Modern Zionism, the distinguished political scientist Shlomo Avineri rejects the common view that Zionism was solely a reaction to anti-Semitism and persecution. Rather, he sees it as part of the universal quest for self-determination. In sharply-etched intellectual profiles of Zionism's major thinkers from Moses Hess to Theodore Herzl and from Vladimir Jabotinsky to David Ben Gurion, Avineri traces the evolution of this quest from its intellectual origins in the early nineteenth century to the establishment of the State of Israel. In an expansive new epilogue, he tracks the rise of religious Zionism since the 1970s, explaining its pernicious effect on the nation that secular Zionism created. The result is a book that enables us to understand, as perhaps never before, one of the truly revolutionary ideas of our time.
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Moon Zion & Bryce, 7th Edition

By W. C. McRae, Judy Jewell
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W. C. McRae, Judy Jewell
Find Your AdventureSeasoned travel guide authors W. C. McRae and Judy Jewell share their expert perspective on Zion and Bryce National Parks, guiding you to a memorable and unique experience.Whether you're hiking the remote corners of Canyonlands, mountain biking in Slickrock Canyon, or finding the best brewpub in Moab, Moon Zion & Bryce has activities for every traveler. With itineraries like "Hoodoos and Views" and "Fun for All and All for Fun," expertly crafted maps, gorgeous photos, and W. C. and Judy's trustworthy advice, Moon Zion & Bryce provides the tools for planning your perfect trip!Moon Zion & Bryce covers can't-miss sights and the best destinations including:* Moab* Kolob Canyons* Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument* Capitol Reef National Park
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The Magic of Math

By Arthur Benjamin
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Arthur Benjamin
A New York Times Bestseller Arthur Benjamin . . . joyfully shows you how to make nature's numbers dance." ,Bill Nye The Magic of Math is the math book you wish you had in school. Using a delightful assortment of examples,from ice-cream scoops and poker hands to measuring mountains and making magic squares,this book revels in key mathematical fields including arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and calculus, plus Fibonacci numbers, infinity, and, of course, mathematical magic tricks. Known throughout the world as the mathemagician," Arthur Benjamin mixes mathematics and magic to make the subject fun, attractive, and easy to understand for math fan and math-phobic alike. A positively joyful exploration of mathematics." , Publishers Weekly , starred review Each [trick] is more dazzling than the last." , Physics World
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  • Marked

    By Kristin Cast, P. C. Cast
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    Kristin Cast, P. C. Cast
    When sixteen-year-old Zoey Redbird gets Marked as a fledgling vampire she must join the House of Night school where she will train to become an adult vampire. That is, if she makes it through the Change. But Zoe is no ordinary fledgling. She has been chosen as special by the Goddess Nyx and discovers her amazing new power to conjure the elements: earth, air, fire, water and spirit. When Zoey discovers that the leader of the Dark Daughters, the school's most elite group, is misusing her Goddess-given gifts, Zoey must look within herself to embrace her destiny - with a little help from her new vampire friends. - Not suitable for younger readers -
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    Make Trouble

    By John Waters
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    John Waters
    So what if you have talent? Then what?When John Waters delivered his gleefully subversive advice to the graduates of the Rhode Island School of Design, the speech went viral, in part because it was so brilliantly on point about making a living as a creative person. Now we can all enjoy his sly wisdom in a manifesto that reminds us, no matter what field we choose, to embrace chaos, be nosy, and outrage our critics.Anyone embarking on a creative path, he tells us, would do well to realize that pragmatism and discipline are as important as talent and that rejection is nothing to fear. Waters advises young people to eavesdrop, listen to their enemies, and horrify us with new ideas. In other words, MAKE TROUBLE!Illustrated with slightly demented line drawings by Eric Hanson, Make Trouble is a one-of-a-kind gift, the perfect playbook for gaming the system by making the system work for you.
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  • Murder at Honeychurch Hall

    By Hannah Dennison
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    Hannah Dennison
    If the stones of the house could talk.When Kat Stanford abandons a successful television career to help her mother Iris move into a rustic carriage house in Devon, she quickly discovers that behind the well-trimmed hedgerows, Honeychurch Hall is populated by more eccentrics than Kat had ever met in all her time in London.The Dowager Countess, Lord and Lady Honeychurch, their precocious seven-year-old heir, his missing nanny, a brooding stable manager, a housekeeper with an extensive designer shoe collection. Everyone seems to harbour a secret -- and Kat's mother may be hiding the darkest of them all.
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  • A Masterpiece of Corruption

    By L.C. Tyler
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    L.C. Tyler
    The second John Grey historical mysteryIt is December 1657. John Grey, at his cramped desk in Lincoln's Inn, is attempting to resume his legal career. A mysterious message from a 'Mr SK' tempts him out into the snowy streets of London and to what he believes will be a harmless diversion from his studies. But Mr SK's letter proves to have been intended for somebody else entirely and Grey unwittingly finds himself in the middle of a plot to assassinate the Lord Protector - a plot about which he now knows more than it is safe to know. Can he both prevent the murder and (of greater immediate relevance) save his own skin? Both the Sealed Knot and Cromwell's Secretary of State, John Thurloe believe he is on their side, but he is unsure that either is on his. As somebody is kind enough to point out to him: 'You are a brave man, Grey. The life of a double agent can be exciting but very short.' Grey just has to hope that prediction is wrong.Praise for L.C. Tyler'Tyler juggles his characters, story wit and clever one liners with perfect balance' - The Times'A cracking pace, lively dialogue, wickedly witty one-liners salted with sophistication . . . Why would we not want more of John Grey?' - The Bookbag
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  • The Murder Road

    By Stephen Booth, Mike Rogers
    Authors:
    Stephen Booth
    Read by:
    Mike Rogers
    Ben Cooper and his team from Derbyshire Constabulary's E Division return in this gripping new page-turner from the master of the genre.For the Peak District hamlet of Shawhead, there's only one road in and one road out. Its handful of residents are accustomed to being cut off from the world by snow or floods. But when a lorry delivering animal feed is found jammed in the narrow lane, with no sign of the driver except for a blood-stained cab, it's the beginning of something much more sinister... 'Booth skilfully portrays a stunning landscape with a dark heart that conceals secrets, vendettas and revenge.' Daily Mail on The Corpse Bridge
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    Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Light-Up Ring and Illustrated Book

    By Running Press
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    Running Press
    IT'S MORPHIN TIMEThe Power Rangers protect the Earth against the evil Rita Repulsa and her army of monsters. Now you, too, can triumph over evil with your very own light-up Mighty Morphin Power Rangers ring! Also included is a 56-page illustrated book on the Power Rangers from the original series.
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    Mum's Not Having Chemo

    By Laura Bond
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    Laura Bond
    A book about choices. A book to empower all cancer sufferers and their families.In March 2011 Laura Bond's mother Gemma was diagnosed with ovarian and uterine cancer. Laura discovered that the only thing more shocking than telling someone your mother has cancer was revealing that she had declined chemotherapy. But, according to studies, many oncologists would do the same. So Laura, a journalist, started writing a blog to explain her mother's decision to say 'no' to mainstream medicine and 'yes' to hydrogen peroxide, vitamin C injections and infrared saunas.Mum's Not Having Chemo shares Gemma's natural healing story as well as advice from over 60 of the world's leading cancer specialists and holistic healers - from oncologists in Tokyo to energy healers in Harley Street. If you want to explore alternative options, or find ways to supplement your conventional care, this book provides cutting edge research from around the world and describes treatments road-tested by Gemma and other cancer survivors. It's an invaluable and uplifting companion to help you make the best choices for your own healing journey.
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    Moon Michigan, 6th Edition

    By Paul Vachon
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    Paul Vachon
    Discover Michigan in a New WayTravel writer and Michigan native Paul Vachon shares his expert perspective on the Great Lakes State, guiding you on a memorable and unique experience.Whether you're hoping to go ice fishing, sample local fudge and wine, or explore Detroit's rhythmic roots and auto museums, Moon Michigan has activities for every traveler. With itineraries like "A Romantic Weekend on Mackinac Island" and "Historic Lighthouses," expertly crafted maps, gorgeous photos, and Paul's trustworthy advice, Moon Michigan provides the tools for planning your perfect trip!Moon Michigan covers can't-miss sights and the best destinations including:* Detroit* The Thumb* Ann Arbor and the Heartland* Traverse City* Mackinac Island* Upper Peninsula* Southwest Coast
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    Masters of Sex (Media tie-in)

    By Thomas Maier
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    Thomas Maier
    Now a New Showtime Original SeriesShowtime's dramatic series Masters of Sex , starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, is based on this real-life story of sex researchers William Masters and Virginia Johnson. Before Sex and the City and ViagraTM, America relied on Masters and Johnson to teach us everything we needed to know about what goes on in the bedroom. Convincing hundreds of men and women to shed their clothes and copulate, the pair were the nation's top experts on love and intimacy. Highlighting interviews with the notoriously private Masters and the ambitious Johnson, critically acclaimed biographer Thomas Maier shows how this unusual team changed the way we all thought about, talked about, and engaged in sex while they simultaneously tried to make sense of their own relationship. Entertaining, revealing, and beautifully told, Masters of Sex sheds light on the eternal mysteries of desire, intimacy, and the American psyche.
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    My emoji Journal

    Whether it's the unicorn emoji, the dancing lady, a classic smiley or heart, or even the ever-popular poop emoji, there's no question that emoji are so much more fun than words. Six billion emoji are sent every single day! Nearly everyone with a smartphone uses emoji as a means of communication, and it's no surprise that these colorful and often hilarious graphics are hugely popular among kids. My emoji Journal is the first journal that provides creative daily prompts that can be answered using emoji, allowing kids to express their feelings through a fun and familiar medium. Whether they're laughing so hard they're crying, feeling smitten, confused, or even like poop, kids will love filling the pages of this fun and unique guided journal. Flexibound with rounded corners and an elastic strap, and including twelve pages of stickers featuring the most popular emoji, this journal is a perfect gift for young emoji fans. We give it two thumbs up and jazz hands.
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  • Moonlight on Nightingale Way

    By Samantha Young
    Authors:
    Samantha Young
    Logan from Echoes of Scotland Street is back with his own smouldering story, as the bestselling On Dublin Street series returns...Logan spent two years paying for the mistakes he made. Now, he's ready to start over. He has a great apartment, a good job, and plenty of women to distract him from his past. And one woman who is driving him to distraction...Grace escaped her manipulative family by moving to a new city. Her new life, made to suit her own needs, is almost perfect. All she needs to do is find her Mr. Right-or at least figure out a way to ignore her irresistible yet annoying womanizer of a neighbor.Grace is determined to have nothing to do with Logan until a life-changing surprise slowly begins turning the wild heartbreaker into exactly the kind of strong, stable man she's been searching for. Only just when she begins to give into his charms, her own messy past threatens to derail everything they've worked to build...Praise for the On Dublin Street series:'Scotland's answer to E.L. James. Steamy romance . . . mysterious, all-consuming and pretty damn good' Closer'Ridiculously incendiary chemistry.' - Dear Author'Humor, heartbreak, drama, and passion.' - The Reading Cafe'A true gift for storytelling with a liberal dose of racy encounters. But what really sets it apart is exquisite characterisation, so vivid that the cast seeps into the reader's psyche' - Daily Record'Heartwarming, sizzling and captivating. . . . [Young's characters] are complex, a little flawed, and at their core good people struggling to make it in this crazy world. . . . Young creates steamy scenes that sizzle with just the right amount of details.' - Caffeinated Book Reviewer
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  • Morrigan's Cross

    By Nora Roberts
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    Nora Roberts
    Modern-day New York: Glenna Ward is a strong, independent woman. She is also a witch, and knows that one day her powers will be put to the test. When the mysterious Hoyt Mac Cionaoith enters her life in the strangest of circumstances, Glenna finds herself irresistibly drawn to him. But even she is unprepared for the reason he has sought her out and the danger that lies ahead of them.Twelfth-century Ireland: Hoyt Mac Cionaoith is visited by the goddess Morrigan and charged with the ultimate task: to save his and all future worlds. Hoyt's enemy is Lilith, the beatiful but deadly vampire queen who recruited Hoyt's twin brother, Cian. Five others must join Hoyt in his battle to defeat Lilith: 'the witch, the warrior, the scholar, the one of many forms, and the one you've lost'. Now he must find them, before it's too late. And Glenna is the first on his list . . .
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    Moon Living Abroad Costa Rica, Fifth Edition

    By Erin Van Rheenen
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    Erin Van Rheenen
    Make Your Move!In many ways, Costa Rica is an expat paradise - known for its slower pace of life, peaceful and happy people, and raw wilderness. If you've imagined yourself creating a new life abroad, but don't know where to start, Moon Living Abroad in Costa Rica has the honest and practical answers you need. Moon Living Abroad in Costa Rica provides:* Practical information on setting up the essentials, including visas, finances, employment, education, and healthcare* What you need to know about Costa Rica's culture and language before making your move* Necessary tips on finding a place to live that fits your needs, whether you're a renter or a buyer* A thorough survey of the best areas to live and why* A deep exploration of the geography, politics, and environment that defines Costa Rica* Interviews with other expats who share their personal experiences building successful lives abroad* Special tips for those with children or pets* Firsthand insight from someone who's done it allMoon Living Abroad in Costa Rica provides honest advice and essential tools to create a new life abroad, and make Costa Rica feel like home. Making a life-changing move has never been easier.
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    Moon Niagara Falls, Second Edition

    By Joel A. Dombrowski
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    Joel A. Dombrowski
    Make Your EscapeTravel writer and local Joel Dombrowski shares his expert perspective on Niagara Falls, guiding you on a memorable and unique experience.Whether you're taking the Maid of the Mist boat tour or enjoying the National Buffalo Wing Festival, Moon Niagara Falls has activities for every traveler. With itineraries like "Day Trips from the Falls" and "Waves of Fun," expertly crafted maps, gorgeous photos, and Joel's trustworthy advice, Moon Niagara Falls provides the tools for planning your perfect trip!Moon Niagara Falls covers can't-miss sights and the best destinations including:* Niagara-on-the-Lake and Wine Country* Niagara Falls Ontario and New York* Buffalo
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    The Make-Up Girl

    By Andrea Semple
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    Andrea Semple
    Hi. My name's Faith and I'm living the London dream! I work in a fabulous PR company, have loads of thin, glamorous friends but most of all, I have a perfect, handsome boyfriend. He never wants to watch the football and he always thinks I am the most beautiful girl in the world. The only problem is that he doesn't exist. I made him up, just like I made up my perfect life and my perfect job. It's what I do. I'm a single, lonely, low-paid, make-up girl and it's far too late to tell my family the depressing truth. Except that my sister's just got engaged, which means I've finally run out of reasons why my family can't meet my man... Hi. My name's Faith and I have less than two months to turn my perfect fictional boyfriend into reality. Wish me luck?
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  • Me and My Big Mouth! (Spiritual Growth Series)

    By Joyce Meyer
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    Joyce Meyer
    Two-books-in-one by #1 New York Times bestselling author Joyce Meyer, ME AND MY BIG MOUTH and its companion study guide, will teach readers how to tap into the power of positive words and speak God's goodness over their lives.Wish you could take control of the words you speak, instead of feeling like your mouth has a mind of its own? With God's help you can! This edition of ME AND MY BIG MOUTH!, including its companion study guide, will take you from, "Oh, no, I can't believe I just said that!" to learning God's life-transforming language.Joyce Meyer's powerful wisdom and her engaging, thought-provoking exercises will help you train your mouth to speak the words that will unlock the best life God can give you.
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    My Life As A Redhead

    By Jacky Colliss Harvey, Alexis Seabrook
    Authors:
    Jacky Colliss Harvey
    Illustrated by:
    Alexis Seabrook
    Life as a redhead is different. Throughout the ages, redheads have been celebrated and vilified, portrayed as saints, goddesses, clowns, brutes, and prostitutes. No matter the stereotype, one thing is certain: Having red hair gets you noticed! For the owner of those flame-colored tresses, this attribute is both a blessing and a curse. One longs for a means of self-expression and solidarity with the similarly adorned. My Life as a Redhead is a guided journal in which to record thoughts, feelings, special events, and important decisions particular to the redheaded experience. Every page offers a new, creative, and thought-provoking exercise or activity to complete. With full-color artwork and original illustrations throughout, it's the perfect gift and essential companion for every redhead.
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