Book Life: A Reader's Journal is filled with places to record everything about a reader's favorite books.From book logs, to quote pages, to places books may inspire you to visit, this journal has it all.
There is so much more to math than what you learned in school. The Curious Life of Mathematics explores mathematics from ancient times to today’s digital world. Whether you love solving math equations or can't stand the site of numbers and letters on a page, there's no denying that the stories of how mathematics as we know them came to be are incredible, to say the least. The Curious Life of Mathematics is a thought-provoking history which takes a haphazard trip through the colorful history of math. This collection of stories will have you visiting unusual characters, events, and theories throughout history, including twenty-four great equations that have shaped math, science, and society. You will love reading the illuminating, exciting stories behind these discoveries and how they impact our daily lives! The Curious Life of Mathematics is a fully illustrated exploration of mathematics and their legacy through ancient times, and on to today’s digital world.
Machiavelli's Prince is a primer on power Written during the Italian Renaissance, Niccolo Machiavelli's astute observations on how to read people and situations, especially for acquiring and maintaining political power, is a classic primer for politicians and business leaders alike. Whether you approach this reading for its historical significance or choose to apply this knowledge toward achieving success in your own life, you will be enriched. This elegantly designed clothbound edition features an elastic closure and a new introduction.
A comprehensive, richly illustrated celebration of the natural history of the chicken Inherently social creatures, chickens are enjoying a renaissance as prized members of many households and small farms. From feathers and flock formation to imprinting and incubating, The Chicken provides a comprehensive, richly illustrated guide to understanding how chickens live, think, and act both alongside people and independently. Starting with the evolution of chickens nearly 10,000 years ago and their adaptations to life with humans, The Chicken also analyzes the anatomy and behavior of modern domesticated chickens and provides practical tips for helping these amazing birds thrive. Featuring a stunni...
Prepare to be inspired. Power in Numbers: The Rebel Women of Mathematics is a full-color volume that takes aim at the forgotten influence of women on the development of mathematics over the last two millennia. You'll see each eminent mathematician come to life on each page, women like the astronomer-philosopher Hypatia, theoretical physicist Emmy Noether, and rocket scientist Annie Easley. Power in Numbers: The Rebel Women of Mathematics is an affirmation of female genius and a celebration of the boundless applications of mathematics. See their stories!
The United States Marine Corps is one of the toughest and most highly respected branches of the U.S. military. This 7x7, 16-month wall calendar profiles what it is like to be one of them, featuring high-powered images of men and women on active duty. See what it's really like to be in the thick of war and pay respect to those who provide peace and security to American citizens.