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Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Diane Wilson
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-09-15 - Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

When Diane Wilson, fourth-generation shrimp-boat captain and mother of five, learns that she lives in the most polluted county in the United States, she decides to fight back. She launches a campaign against a multibillion-dollar corporation that has been covering up spills, silencing workers, flouting the EPA, and dumping lethal
Step it Down
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: Bessie Jones, Bess Lomax Hawes
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: University of Georgia Press

Gathers traditional baby games, clapping plays, jumps and skips, singing plays, ring plays, dances, outdoor games, songs, and stories
Waldo Emerson, My Grandfather, and Me
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Eugene X. Perticone
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04 - Publisher: iUniverse

When Matthew is almost twelve years old, his grandfather, Sam, decides it's time for him to get to know the work of Ralph Waldo Emerson, a sage the boy has never heard of. During their frequent meetings, Sam introduces Matthew to Emerson's sophisticated notions and wisdoms. Emerson's words, delivered in
Painter to the King
Language: en
Authors: Amy Sackville
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-05 - Publisher: Granta Books

This is a portrait of Diego Velzquez, from his arrival at the court of King Philip IV of Spain, to his death 38 years and scores of paintings later. It is a portrait of a relationship that is not quite a friendship, between an artist and his subject. It is
Rabbits, the Great Pyramid and why My Grandpa Believes in Aliens
Language: en
Pages: 43
Authors: Craig Liddicoat
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Craig Liddicoat

Inspired by ancient iconic symbolism, this book outlines the simple thesis that humans need to include a fifth, spiritual 'dimension' into our basic scientific worldview if we are to collectively negotiate towards a sustainable future.