Grouse Of The World by Roald Potapov [PDF]

Grouse Of The World by Roald Potapov [PDF]

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic (July 3, 2014) Grouse are a source of fascination for people, not least for their spectacular displays and ability to survive the Arctic winter. To survive the extreme cold the birds have evolved pectinations or shovels on their toes to excavate burrows in the snow in which they spend up to 22 […]

Aftershock. by Joe Lane [PDF]

Aftershock. by Joe Lane [PDF]

Publisher: Bancroft Press; First edition (July 4, 2014) Thriller/Adventure/Public Affairs Major Penelope Baldwin, accomplished pilot and tactician, could have expected a bright future and stable military career until a dubious flight mission over Al A Zamiyah, Iraq results in the loss of her left leg, and any opportunity for motherhood. As Penelope struggles in recovery, […]

The Museum is Open: Towards a Transnational History of Museums 1750-1940 by Andrea Meyer [PDF]

The Museum is Open: Towards a Transnational History of Museums 1750-1940 by Andrea Meyer [PDF]

Publisher: Walter De Gruyter Inc (July 30, 2014) Museum science, museum analysis, museum history, and museum theory – all of these composite designations have come into our parlance in recent years. Above all, this expanding terminology underscores the growing scholarly interest in museums. In this new scholarship, a recurring assertion is that as an institution, […]

Redeeming Relevance in the Book of Numbers: Explorations in Text and Meaning by Rabbi Francis Nataf [PDF]

Redeeming Relevance in the Book of Numbers: Explorations in Text and Meaning by Rabbi Francis Nataf [PDF]

Publisher: Urim Publications (July 1, 2014) Continuing Rabbi Francis Nataf s innovative analysis of the Bible s five books, this volume focuses on some of the text s most perplexing stories in the Book of Numbers. It weaves them into discussions about the individual and the community, religious leadership and its abuse, and about communication […]

Faith and Wisdom in Science by Tom McLeish [PDF]

Faith and Wisdom in Science by Tom McLeish [PDF]

Publisher: Oxford University Press (July 29, 2014) “Can you Count the Clouds?” asks the voice of God from the whirlwind in the stunningly beautiful catalogue of nature — questions from the Old Testament Book of Job. Tom McLeish takes a scientist’s reading of this ancient text as a centrepiece to make the case for science […]

Dinotrux Go to School by Chris Gall [PDF]

Dinotrux Go to School by Chris Gall [PDF]

Publisher: LB Kids (July 8, 2014) In this beginning reader, today is the first day of school. The Dinotrux are nervous! What will they eat for lunch? Will their teacher be nice? But the Dinotrux don’t need to worry. They can help each other. And school isn’t scary. It’s fun, especially when you are part […]