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Trickster Makes This World Mischief, Myth, and Art


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English | August 17, 2010 | ISBN: 0374532559 | True EPUB | 432 pages | 0.9 MB
In Trickster Makes This World, Lewis Hyde brings to life the playful and disruptive side of human imagination as it is embodied in trickster mythology. He first visits the old stories―Hermes in Greece, Eshu in West Africa, Krishna in India, Coyote in North America, among others―and then holds them up against the lives and work of more recent creators: Picasso, Duchamp, Ginsberg, John Cage, and Frederick Douglass. Twelve years after its first publication, Trickster Makes This World―authoritative in its scholarship, loose-limbed in its style―has taken its place among the great works of modern cultural criticism.

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This May Help You Understand the World From Bush’s Blunderings to Global Glitches – The Problems of a Troubled World Made Easy


Free Download Lawrence Potter, "This May Help You Understand the World: From Bush’s Blunderings to Global Glitches – The Problems of a Troubled World Made Easy"
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0714531375 | EPUB | pages: 256 | 2.2 mb
Everyone has insecurities about what they think they should know-the popularity of Lawrence Potter’s previous book, Mathematics Minus Fear, proves that. With its humorous style, his book makes knowledge accessible to anyone.

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This Is Real and You Are Completely Unprepared The Days of Awe as a Journey of Transformation


Free Download This Is Real and You Are Completely Unprepared: The Days of Awe as a Journey of Transformation By Alan Lew
2003 | 288 Pages | ISBN: 0316739081 | EPUB | 1 MB
There are moments in life when one is caught utterly unprepared. Drawing on both his rabbinical training and his scholarship in Buddhism, Lew leads readers on a journey from confusion to clarity, from doubt to belief, as he opens a path to self-discovery that is accessible to readers of all faiths.

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This Delta, This Land An Environmental History of the Yazoo-Mississippi Floodplain


Free Download Mikko Saikku, "This Delta, This Land: An Environmental History of the Yazoo-Mississippi Floodplain"
English | 2005 | pages: 400 | ISBN: 0820326739, 0820325341 | PDF | 2,7 mb
This Delta, This Land is a comprehensive environmental history of the Yazoo-Mississippi Delta―the first one to place the Delta’s economic and cultural history in an environmental context. The Delta, the floodplain between two great rivers in the northwestern corner of Mississippi, has changed enormously since the Civil War. Agriculture, lumbering, and flood-management schemes have transformed it beyond recognition―and beyond any prospects for a full recovery.

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This Book Thinks Ya Deadly!


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English | ISBN: 1741178150 | MOBI | 86 Mb
This Book Thinks Ya Deadly! is an inspirational, illustrated compendium that celebrates the diversity and success of First Nations People. Written by Corey Tutt, author of The First Scientists, this book features the profiles of more than 70 Blakfellas who are doing deadly things across sport, art, activism and science, through to politics, education and literature. It showcases the careers and Corey’s personal stories of First Nations People who have done great things in their respective fields, including Professor Marcia Langton, Miranda Tapsell, Tony Armstrong, Dr Anita Heiss, Danzal Baker (Baker Boy), Adam Goodes and Blak Douglas. Molly Hunt’s deadly illustrations make this book the perfect gift for all ages. A celebration of Blak excellence, it will inspire future generations to create change and leave readers to ponder, ‘What makes ME deadly?’

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This Ancient Heart Landscape, Ancestor, Self


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English | October 30, 2015 | ISBN: 1782799672 | True EPUB | 207 pages | 1.9 MB
13 authors explore the threefold relationship between the landscape, the ancestors and ourselves. By focussing upon the essentials that shape Pagan and Heathen identity, this book reveals the connective pathways where beliefs, actions and metaphors lead to dynamic, practical and spiritual lives.

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This American Ex-Wife How I Ended My Marriage and Started My Life


Free Download This American Ex-Wife: How I Ended My Marriage and Started My Life by Lyz Lenz
English | February 20, 2024 | ISBN: 0593241126 | True EPUB | 288 pages | 2.3 MB
A deeply validating manifesto on the gender politics of marriage (bad) and divorce (actually pretty good!) in America today, and an argument that the former needs a reboot-from journalist and proud divorcée Lyz Lenz

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The Power of Patience How This Old-Fashioned Virtue Can Improve Your Life


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English | 2013 | pages: 159 | ISBN: 1573245992, 0767914864 | EPUB | 0,7 mb
A deeper look at an old-fashioned quality. We’ve all heard the phrase, "Patience is a virtue", and doubtless responded with a sigh, as usually it’s spoken with a tone of reproach. But this virtue carries with it a wealth of wisdom that can actually help us find happiness in our day to day. Author Mary Jane Ryan details just what living with patience can bring to our lives and how it can change us for the better.

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