Divided China

The oneness of China is the norm- periods of divisions are aberrations - this is how Chinese thinkers. leaders and ultimately the majority of Chinese people have regarded Chinese politics and history for more than 2..

Solid Acid Catalysis

Solids that possess acidic properties on their surfaces function as catalysts just like liquid acids. such as sulfuric acid and hydrochloric acid. By using solid acid catalysts..


Existentialism is often studied by students with little or no background in philosophy- either as an introduction to the idea of studying philosophy or as part of a literary course. Although it is often an attractive topic for students interested in thinking about questions of 'self' or 'being'..

Stock Market Volatility

Up-to-Date Research Sheds New Light on This Area Taking into account the ongoing worldwide financial crisis. Stock Market Volatility provides insight to better understand volatility in various stock markets..


In order to save her mother. a teen is forced to become an indentured assassin in this sizzling movie ready ("Kirkus Reviews") dystopian thriller.

No one reads the fine print.

The good news is that the USA is finally out of debt..

Alien - Resurrection

At the farthest reaches of the solar system. Ellen Ripley awakens on board the space station Auriga. Her last memory is of her own fiery death. And yet she is somehow alive. Ripley discovers that her "resurrection" is a result of an incredible experiment which has altered both her and the creature she has been carrying..

My Incredible Sticker Atlas

This bumper sticker atlas book is both entertaining and educational. Kids will have lots of fun learning about the world as they find the right places for over 1..

The Volatility Primer

When are option prices cheap. When are they expensive. What causes prices to change. The answer to each question is the same: Volatility. Understand how volatility affects the market and securities underlying specific options - and you can significantly improve your trading results..


The memoir of the year a book in which the sentences swing into you like small. gleaming axes. "New York Times"

Joshua Cody. a brilliant young composer. was about to receive his PhD when he was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer..

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

This is a perfect introduction to the classic fairy tale "The Three Billy Goats Gruff". with beautiful illustrations and lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children..