By Alice Walker
The writer of The colour red travels to Gambia, Senegal, and Burkina to interview a bunch of ladies attempting to put off the conventional perform of girl clitoral circumcision, a convention pressured on ladies by means of the lads of these societies. 100,000 first printing.
By Frank Gifford
In 1958 Frank Gifford used to be the golden boy at the glamour group within the such a lot celebrated urban within the NFL. while his long island Giants performed the Baltimore Colts for the league championship that 12 months, it turned the one such a lot memorable contest within the historical past soccer. Broadcast to an viewers of hundreds of thousands, it was once the 1st identify video game ever to enter sudden-death extra time. Its drama, pleasure, and controversy riveted the country and helped propel soccer to the vanguard of the yank activities panorama.
Now, to mark the 50th anniversary of "The maximum online game Ever Played," big apple Giants corridor of Famer and longtime tv analyst Frank Gifford offers an inside-the-helmet account that might take its position within the annals of activities literature. Drawing at the poignant and funny stories of each dwelling participant from the game—including fellow corridor of Famers Sam Huff, Andy Robustelli, paintings Donovan, Lenny Moore, and Raymond Berry—as good because the author's personal stories and reflections, the honour video game captures a powerful second in American activities background. it's the tale of 2 very diversified towns and groups, packed with the enjoyment, the discontentment, and the everlasting satisfaction of an afternoon that might eternally represent all that's nice approximately activities.
informed with gripping immediacy, The Glory Game is an indelible portrait of the NFL's such a lot transcendent hours—a iciness model of the men of summer time, informed via one among football's actual legends.
There has lately been a lot curiosity within the courting among technology and faith, and the way they mix to offer us a 'binocular' point of view on issues. One very important phenomenon which has been missed in fresh paintings is the idea that of religious therapeutic. This edited assortment explores various ways to non secular therapeutic from diversified non secular issues of view, selecting either what it's and the way it really works. The authors additionally discover the organic and mental procedures, open to medical enquiry, wherein therapeutic should be mediated. As such, this booklet exhibits the important proposition that spiritual and medical views solution diverse questions on therapeutic, and there's no longer unavoidably any clash among them.
Who does not love an exceptional kiss? each kiss is a reason for party, and this ebook will get the lip-locking celebration started.
This publication is for kissing aficionados in every single place. Kissing is a pleasant love letter to the magic of this scrumptious indulgence. jam-packed with romance, humor, enjoyable feedback, and joie de vivre, it is a playful advisor to puckering up. Readers will locate this candy, horny consultant filled with unbelievable information, together with:
- suggestions and workouts for a "kissing makeover"
- favourite (and least favourite) how one can pucker up
- precise tales of first, most sensible, worst, most unique, and simply undeniable unforgettable kisses
- the main recognized motion picture kisses, in addition to nice kisses from literature, paintings, and history
- Kissing customs round the globe
- enjoyable kissing video games and new techniques
- A candid kissing survey to fill out and percentage
enthusiasts far and wide probably want to get their fingers in this book-and one another!
By Francisco Forrest Martin
The structure as Treaty addresses U.S. constitutional interpretation from a unique, but originalist point of view: the U.S. structure is a treaty. As a treaty, the structure has to be construed in conformity with the USA' overseas felony duties. This publication in particular examines how federal courts are overseas courts and as foreign courts, how they could at once follow overseas legislations and construe federal legislation in conformity with foreign legislation. most significantly, The structure as Treaty demonstrates that the federal courts' authority to study the constitutionality of federal and nation legislation is predicated on overseas legislation.
By Alexander Humez
Regardless of the standard origins of its identify (Anglo Saxon for "the speck on the head of a boil"), the dot has been probably the most flexible avid gamers within the background of written communique, to the purpose that it has develop into almost vital. Now, in On the Dot, Alexander and Nicholas Humez provide a panoramic, unique account of this a lot missed and minuscule linguistic sign.
The Humez brothers make clear the dot in all its a variety of types. As a mark of punctuation, they convey, it performs many roles--as sentence stopper, a constituent of the colon (a clause stopper), and the ellipsis (dot dot dot). In musical notation, it denotes "and a half." In computerese, it has a number of assorted services (as in dot com, the marker among a dossier identify and its extension, and in a few a bit of extra arcane makes use of in programming languages). The dot additionally performs a couple of roles in arithmetic, together with the notation of worldwide forex (such as money dot cents), in Morse code (dots and dashes), and within the raised dots of Braille. and because the authors attach a lot of these dots, they take readers on an interesting travel of the highways and byways of language, starting from the background of the query mark and its lesser identified offshoots the point d'ironie and the interrobang, to acronyms and backronyms, strength aspect bullets and asterisks, emoticons and the "at-sign."
Playful, wide-ranging, and delightfully informative, On the Dot finds how completely the dot is embedded in our daily global of phrases and concepts, buying an influence inversely proportional to its diminutive size.
By Cathy Maxwell
USA this present day bestselling writer Cathy Maxwell provides one other passionate romance in which marriage relies on comfort no longer love, and simply hope can get within the way.
By F. G. Bailey