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Looks at the Apollo 13 mission and the crisis faced by the three astronauts.
Coventry Dakin is forced to flee her life as a wife and mother after she accidentally murders her neighbor. Ending up alone on the streets of London, Coventry encounters motley characters who perfectly encapsulate the zeitgeist of 1980s England.
After leaving his Barnard's Crossing Temple, Rabbi David Small launches a Judaic studies program at nearby Windermere College. He soon enthralls his students with dynamic discussions on the history, customs, and practices of Judaism. But when the body of a Windermere professor turns up in a snow bank and suspicion falls on the temple's new rabbi, Rabbi Small feels compelled to investigate this suspicious death.
Describes the 1918 influenza (sometimes called the Spanish influenza), explaining the causes of the disease, how it affects the body, and how it became a pandemic.
Lark Ainsley has yearned to become an adult by having her magical energy harvested, but when she is finally chosen a special talent is revealed and, rather than become a human battery powering the dome that protects humanity, she escapes hoping to find the Iron Wood, a wilderness rumored to be inhabited by others like herself.
This compilation of Murphy's lectures includes inspiring real-life examples of how people have transformed their lives by unleashing the extraordinary mental powers at everyone's disposal.
Searls foretells a looming shift in which consumer intent will drive sales. As customers gain the ability to customize and package services to fit their needs, only those organizations ready for this fundamental change will thrive.
Follows the development of roads in the United States--and the new forms of transportation that used them--from the National Highway of 1805 through railroads and paved roads for bicycles and automobiles to the interstate system.
In this account of the famous Wars of the Roses, Weir details the human dramas behind the conflict. In 15th-century England, the houses of Lancaster and York engaged in a monumental battle for the throne. The houses annihilated one another--but their bloody end gave rise to a new and prosperous dynasty.
Rabbi Small once again helps Police Chief Hugh Lannigan solve a crime when a local college professor infamous for his ambition is involved in a drunk-driving accident that looks like a murder.
After escaping prison, Ember Miller and Chase Jennings are taken in by the Resistance but when Ember tops the government's most-wanted list, Chase urges her to run and Ember must decide whether to hide again or fight back.
When Jonah and Katherine travel to early 1900s Switzerland and Serbia to return Albert Einstein's daughter, Lieserl, to history, her mother Mileva grasps entirely too much about time travel and has no intention of letting her daughter go.
Using illuminating examples and anecdotes, the authors show how authentic communication, transparency and empathy are revolutionizing the seller-consumer relationship. This one-of-a-kind guide ties it all together with this simple sentiment: When you're upfront with your target audience, you create a win-win for everyone.
Vincent delivers proven, repeatable practices to help any business establish a genuine brand identity. Using case studies from established brand leaders such as American Express, Apple, Virgin, and others, Vincent shows how delivering on a central promise is the key to creating a lasting connection with customers.
Perry's parents insist that he take Gobi, their quiet, Lithuanian exchange student, to senior prom but after an incident at the dance he learns that Gobi is actually a trained assassin who needs him as a henchman, behind the wheel of his father's precious Jaguar, on a mission in Manhattan.
Two small children are playing a game called "Witch-Hunter". They place a curse on a young woman taking lunch in a church courtyard and wait for her to die. An hour later she is found dead inside the church. Bryant and May must investigate.
President Obama's former Green Jobs czar discusses his time in governemnt and sets forth his own manifesto for restoring the American Dream on behalf of all working Americans, with proposals for creating jobs and equal economic opportunity.
Describes the role played by the chimpanzee, Ham, in developing manned space flight in the U.S.
The new lunch lady at Ella Mentry School, Ms. LaGrange, writes secret messages in the mashed potatoes and tries her best to get A.J. and the other students to eat healthy foods.
Part adventure tale, part leadership guide, Leading at the Edge draws on the amazing voyage of Sir Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic expedition to present 10 timeless leadership lessons.
Rodell offers his unique take on how anyone can find happiness by choosing to see the positive--and sometimes amusing--side of things. Rodell suggests that a more colorful life can be achieved by focusing less on money and more on inspirational experiences, laughter and fulfillment.
After the death of the beloved aunt who has raised her, twelve-year-old Summer and her uncle Ob leave their West Virginia trailer in search of the strength to go on living.
Tracking down a porn star-turned-psychic who has promised to reunite an eccentric billionaire with her dead child, a suspicious Sarah Booth goes undercover as a maid at the billionaire's estate, where she discovers multiple murders and a host of suspects.
After postcards signed by a murdered reporter begin showing up at her store, scrapbook shop owner Carmela Bertrand searches for the killer.
A view of life in the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary, and its efforts to save the American mustang.