An Integrated Approach to Intermediate Japanese Workbook

by Akira McGloin
1,423,245 voters

If you have the main text and you're studying on your own this is a pretty necessary book for practice. As a bonus, the back of the book has kanji practice. (The main text doesn't really outline wh...


A Tortilla Is Like Life: Food and Culture in the San Luis Valley of Colorado

by Carole M. Counihan
1,458,642 voters

Located in the southern San Luis Valley of Colorado, the remote and relatively unknown town of Antonito is home to an overwhelmingly Hispanic population struggling not only to exist in an economica...


La Magie des confitures: Les 100 meilleures recettes d'un maître confiturier

by Furet Alain
2,474,318 voters

Nous voilà transportés dans un autre temps, celui de cette merveilleuse tradition de "confire" qui remonte aux festins athéniens et à la Rome antique. La première partie de l'ouvrage retrace ainsi ...


The Wagamama Cookbook

by Hugo Arnold
2,319,145 voters

wagamama redefined the idea of fast food. From its first site behind the British Museum in London in the early nineties, it now has restaurants in Dublin, Amsterdam, and as far as Sydney, and has s...


Fisheries and Aquaculture in the Modern World

by Heimo Mikkola
1,537,405 voters

This volume is dedicated to Aquaculture Wetland Ecosystem Services Approach and Climate Change Adaptation, and explains how different aquaculture systems could maximize the benefits that society re...


Conducting Polymers

by Faris Yilmaz
1,496,524 voters

This volume is dedicated to polymeric materials that has attracted scientists from such diverse areas of interest as synthetic chemistry, electrochemistry, solid-state physics, materials science, p...


Éric Rohmer: A Biography

by Steven RendallAntoine de de BaecqueNoël Herpe
1,144,162 voters

The director of twenty-five films, including My Night at Maud's (1969), which was nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award, and the editor in chief of Cahiers du cinéma from 1957 to...


An Auto-Biographical Memoir of Sir John Barrow, Bart, Late of the Admiralty

by John Barrow
2,066,402 voters

Sir John Barrow (1764-1848) was a distinguished British government servant whose diplomatic career took him to China and Africa, and who in forty years as Secretary to the Admiralty was responsible...


Mapping the Moving Image: Gesture, Thought and Cinema circa 1900

by Pasi Väliaho
1,110,735 voters

In this multidisciplinary approach Pasi Väliaho draws from science and philosophy to offer a compelling study of how the medium of film has shaped our understanding of ourselves and the world aroun...


Those Glamorous Gabors: Bombshells from Budapest

by Darwin Porter
2,351,248 voters

Born in Central Europe during the twilight of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, three “vonderful vimmen”—Zsa Zsa, Eva, and Magda Gabor—transferred their glittery dreams and gold-digging ambitions to Hol...