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Autobiography of a Yogi

Autobiography of a Yogi


Paramhansa Yogananda



Autobiography of a Yogi...read more
Gordon Smith: Prince of Wingers

Gordon Smith: Prince of Wingers


Tony Smith



Tony Smith lives by the coast in East Lothian near the seaside town of North Berwick with his partne...read more
Edie

Edie


Jean Stein



Biography of Edie Sedgwick (1943-1971) one of Andy Warhol's circle during the 1960's....read more
The Invisible Woman: The Story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens

The Invisible Woman: The Story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens


Claire Tomalin



In a remarkable feat of biographical sleuthing, Tomalin offers the fullest account to date of Charle...read more
Wayne Gretzky's Ghost: And Other Tales from a Lifetime in Hockey

Wayne Gretzky's Ghost: And Other Tales from a Lifetime in Hockey


Roy Macgregor



NATIONAL BESTSELLER “The Harper government should just go ahead and designate Roy MacGreg...read more
Edge of the Orison: In the Traces of John Clare's 'Journey Out of Essex'

Edge of the Orison: In the Traces of John Clare's 'Journey Out of Essex'


Iain Sinclair



Iain Sinclair is the author of Downriver (winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and the Enco...read more
The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression

The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression


Andrew Solomon



Sometimes, the legacy of depression includes a wisdom beyond one's years, a depth of passion unexper...read more
Fighting to Serve: Behind the Scenes in the War to Repeal

Fighting to Serve: Behind the Scenes in the War to Repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"


Alexander Nicholson



"[Nicholson] stood on the frontline of this battle and his dedicated and unflinching service to our ...read more
Apparitions of the Self: The Secret Autobiographies of a Tibetan Visionary

Apparitions of the Self: The Secret Autobiographies of a Tibetan Visionary


Janet Gyatso



"Gyatso surveys this landscape from a host of perspectives, adding to her Buddhalogical expertise a ...read more
Frantz Fanon and the Psychology of Oppression

Frantz Fanon and the Psychology of Oppression


Hussein Abdilahi Bulhan



Frantz Fanon and the Psychology of Oppression...read more
Quantum Leaps

Quantum Leaps


Jon Balchin



Balchin has produced a compact, highly readable panorama of two and a half millennia of science -- S...read more
Around the Day in Eighty Worlds

Around the Day in Eighty Worlds


Thomas Christensen, Julio Cortazar



Perhaps the most cosmopolitan of all Latin American writers, Cortazar drew his inspiration from such...read more
Abraham De Moivre: Setting the Stage for Classical Probability and Its Applications

Abraham De Moivre: Setting the Stage for Classical Probability and Its Applications


David R. Bellhouse



—Aleksandar M. Nikolić, Mathematical Reviews, 2012h —Rudi Penne and Paul Levrie,...read more
Masters of Meditation and Miracles: Lives of the Great Buddhist Masters of India and Tibet

Masters of Meditation and Miracles: Lives of the Great Buddhist Masters of India and Tibet


Tulku Thondup



Tulku Thondup Rinpoche was born in East Tibet and was recognized to be a tulku at age five. He studi...read more
Frederick Engels: A short biography

Frederick Engels: A short biography


Evgeniia Akimovna Stepanova



Text: English (translation) Original Language: Russian ...read more
Kieslowski on Kieslowski

Kieslowski on Kieslowski


Danusia Stok



"Kieslowski is frequently cryptic in his responses to journalists, refusing to respond to questions ...read more
Sulfur Removal and Recovery from Industrial Processes

Sulfur Removal and Recovery from Industrial Processes


Pfeiffer J.B.



Sulfur Removal and Recovery from Industrial Processes...read more
Life and Teaching of Naropa

Life and Teaching of Naropa


Herbert V. Guenther



Text: English, Tibetan (translation) --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edit...read more
Golden Bats and Pink Pigeons

Golden Bats and Pink Pigeons


Gerald Durrell



"'A renegade who was right...He was truly a man before his time' Sir David Attenborough 'This is not...read more
A Marvelous Garland of Rare Gems: Biographies of Masters of Awareness in the Dzogchen Lineage

A Marvelous Garland of Rare Gems: Biographies of Masters of Awareness in the Dzogchen Lineage


Sogyal Rinpoche, Nyoshul Khenpo Jamyang Dorjé, Richard Barron Chökyi Nyima



Nyoshul Khenpo was a brilliant scholar and storyteller, reflected in his exhaustive historical resea...read more
A Text Book Of Professional Communication Skills and Esp for Engineers and Professional

A Text Book Of Professional Communication Skills and Esp for Engineers and Professional


S.D. Sharma, Subhash Ranade



A Text Book Of Professional Communication Skills and Esp for Engineers and Professional...read more
Haphazard reality: Half a century of science

Haphazard reality: Half a century of science


H.B.G. Casimir



Hendrik Brugt Gerhard Casimir (1909-2000) was a Dutch physicist who became well-known for his import...read more
The True Confessions of a London Spank Daddy

The True Confessions of a London Spank Daddy


Peter Jones



Peter Jones lives in London. --This text refers to an alternate edition. ...read more
Jayne Mansfield: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies in the Performing Arts)

Jayne Mansfield: A Bio-Bibliography (Bio-Bibliographies in the Performing Arts)


Jocelyn Faris



JOCELYN FARIS holds college degrees in history, b...read more