Steampunk is a burgeoning counter-cultural movement; a genre, community, and artform. The Steampunk movement seeks to recapture the spirit of invention, adventure, and craftsmanship reminiscent of early-nineteenth-century industrialization, in part to restore a sense of wonder to a technology-jaded ..
When Boris Avrukh released his 1.d4 repertoire in 2008, it revolutionized chess opening books. As GM Michael Adams said: The high-quality Grandmaster Repertoire series has taken this format to a completely different level. Or as GM Glenn Flear put it: This book represents nothing short of a technolo..
Catnip Isn't the Only Herb Your Cat Will Love If you're a dedicated cat lover, you know the amazing intoxicating effect that catnip has on most cats. But did you also know that catnip can help calm a frantic feline during an extended car trip? Or that catnip can ease feline gastrointestinal distress..
``Guaranteed to make you the smartest person in the room One problem: you can't stop reading this clever, amazing assortment of upscale trivia.`` --Bill Kurtis, cohost of Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me For years, the Chicago Tribune's popular weekly column 10 Things You Might Not Know has been ente..
Sudoku fans always keep an eagle eye out for fresh formats featuring their favorite puzzles. Here s one sure to draw them in: 210 sudoku that add a little spice to the mix by changing the standard 9 x 9 puzzles to 10 x 10. That means solvers get 100 squares instead of just 81 And the numbers go fro..
Foolproof recipes for every occasion, from the Buttermilk and Honey Cheesecake to Very Best Chocolate Fudge CakeWith recipes for theverybest Chocolate Chip Muffins, Vanilla Cupcakes, Devonshire Scones, and Victorian Christmas Cake, this collection will secure a place on every kitchen bookshelf. Toge..
With one hundred of history's most loved cocktails, 100 Classic Cocktails is the perfect addition to your bookshelf. This enjoyable collection includes all of your favorite cocktails, from recipes invented fairly recently--like the Cosmopolitan, which only dates to the late eighties--to recipes dati..
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The book is excellent value, containing 100 projects from some of Search Press's best-selling authors. The projects cover a wide variety of crafts from including papercraft, sewing, knitting, crochet, sugarcraft, felt decorations, jewelry making, cross stitch, mosaic making, decoupage, polymer clay ..
With its breezy reviews and insightful advice, 100 Places Every Woman Should Go encourages women of any age to see the world -- in a group, with a friend, or solo -- and inspires them to create their own list of dreams. Based on her own explorations of many countries, states, and regions, and on int..
Told in a series of stylish, original essays, New York Times travel bestseller 100 Places in France Every Woman Should Go is for the serious Francophile, the woman dreaming of a trip to Paris, and those who love crisp stories well told. Like all great travel writing, this volume goes beyond the guid..
100 Places in the USA Every Woman Should Go is a lively and highly subjective collection of places that will educate, illuminate, entertain, challenge, or otherwise appeal to women of all kinds. From historic (such as the Women's Rights National Historic Park) to kitschy (SPAM museum), these places ..
Soaring skyscrapers, deep-dish pizza, and improv comedy may be what the city is best known for, but they are only the beginning of Chicago's story. It could take a lifetime to experience everything this one-of-a-kind town has to offer. But what if you only have a few days to explore? You're in luck ..
It's a locale that thrives on entrepreneurial spirit and blends the industrial Midwest with the hospitable South. In 100 Things to Do in Cincinnati Before You Die, you'll be pointed to many facets of the Queen City to explore. Fine and casual dining, arts and culture, fascinating history, great spor..
Hartford is known to outsiders as the capitol of both Connecticut and the insurance industry. But those in the know can tell you that this city stays true to its tagline: Hartford Has It. This one-time home to both Mark Twain and Harriet Beecher Stowe is brimming with historical, artistic, and cultu..
Wisconsin tradition and natural beauty meet political activity and a constant influx of new ideas in the cool college town of Madison. Starting from the city's center the State Capitol, set between two gorgeous lakes downtown bustles with restaurants, breweries, theaters, galleries, shops, startups,..
100 Things to Do in Palm Springs Before You Die gives the reader a comprehensive insider's glimpse into this storied Southern California sun-kissed desert paradise which was the playground for countless celebrities such as Bob Hope, Marilyn Monroe, Bing Crosby, Lucille Ball, Clark Gable, Frank Sinat..
You may know Reno as a city awash in a neon glow of gambling or for its antiquated reputation for quickie divorces, but the Reno of today is fundamentally transformed. Locals and visitors alike take advantage of the year-round outdoor playground afforded by the Truckee River, the region's close prox..
At just under 82 square miles and just over 300,000 residents, Riverside is easy to find. With dozens of parks, hiking trails, and preserved open spaces, it can be hard to leave. The city does not merely boast a vibrant city center, but centers The western and northern sections capture the rural he..
Romance. History. Arts. Culture. Nature. Food and drinks. San Antonio, Texas, has it all and ms The Alamo Citythe seventh-largest municipality in the United Statesconveys a small-town vibe. It's filled with friendly locals who are happy to share what they love most about their ciudad: Barbacoa Los..
With traditions, records, and Utes lore, this lively, detailed book explores the personalities, events, and facts every Utah fan should know. It contains crucial informationsuch as important dates, player nicknames, memorable moments, and outstanding achievements by singular players. This guide to a..
For all chess-players, from beginners to world champions, from kids to seniors, delivering checkmate is the greatest thrill the game has to offer. The ability to spot checkmates is a vital skill - and this easy-to-use book shows you how it is done. With the help of Grandmaster John Nunn, you will be..
Enhance Your Tactical Weapons 1001 Winning Chess Sacrifices and Combination is the companion volume to Reinfeld's 1001 Brilliant Ways to Checkmate. Of course each book can be taken on its own, but together they make a wonderful collection, and cover the full range of tactical chess. And they are no..
Drama games are not staged plays but a dynamic form in which children explore their minds and the world around them. They can use their play-acting in sensory games, pantomimes, story games with puppets, in creating masks and costumes, and much more. Drama games allow children to get more in touch w..
Everything you need to know about bonsai care, maintenance, design, and arrangement. With clear explanations of bonsai and what it is, these 101 easy-to-grasp tips have everything you need to get the results you want.Build knowledge and confidence with this must-have pocket guide, filled with the es..
If you enjoy the challenge of verbal battle, then 101 Medical Word-Search Puzzles is for you Satisfy your word-seeking curiosity with these intriguing & entertaining word games. At 132 pages, this puzzle book is perfect for taking on trips or just relaxing at home. Prepare to indulge in Joseph Kunz..
Since its introduction in 1975, the BMW 3-series has earned a reputation as one of the world's greatest sports sedans. Unfortunately, it has also proven one of the more expensive to service and maintain. This book is dedicated to the legion of BMW 3-series owners who adore their cars and enjoy resto..
Since its introduction in 1998, the water-cooled Porsche 911 has earned a reputation as one of the world's greatest sports cars - equal to, if not better than, the legendary air-cooled 911 it replaced. The 911 is a true driver's car, and it offers its greatest driving rewards when properly maintaine..
Play the memory game . . . Learn how to read your palm . . . Draw a selfie . . . This handy, on-the-go book of fun activities will have you thinking and creating instead of idly typing, texting, and browsing on your smartphone. Our phones have become a constant distraction; it's time we put them dow..
Dutch oven cooking has long been popular out West, but when people nationwide find out just how easy and delicious Dutch oven cooking is, they'll be scrambling to get one Whether used outside with charcoal briquettes or inside the regular kitchen oven, Dutch ovens provide a stable, even cooking tem..
If your idea of heaven is a golden, flaky, piping-hot biscuit right out of the oven and slathered with butter and jam, wait until you try these delicious culinary creations From the author of the best-selling, Food Network and Today Show-featured 101 Things to Do with Ramen Noodles comes 101 Things..
Grits--they've been called the ``first truly American food.`` Just what are they? Simply put, grits are stone-ground corn, and they're gaining popularity nationwide in America's most influential kitchens. Any Southern cook worth his salt knows it's what you add to grits that make them remarkable He..
Christmas is a magical time of the year. How often have you lain in bed, visions of sugar plums dancing through your head? Maybe you've began to gently drift into a dream when, suddenly, you realize . . . you didn't move the elf That darn elf. Making you get out of bed when you're all snuggled up a..
Find productivity at work despite the frustrations of contemptible coworkers with one of over one hundred creative ideas to keep the pep in your step. Found the perfect job but not the perfect coworkers? No problem 101 Ways to Work With an Asshole is the go-to guide to boost your tolerance and help..
-The ultimate insider's guide to Iceland -Features interesting and unusual places not found in traditional travel guides -Part of the international 111 Places/111 Shops series with over 170 titles and 1 million copies in print worldwide -Appeals to both the local market (over 338,000 people call Ice..
- The ultimate insider's guide to Paris - Features interesting and unusual places not found in traditional travel guides - An extension of the international 111 Places/111 Shops series with over 170 titles and 1 million copies in print worldwide - Appeals to both the local market (over 12.4 million ..
-The ultimate insider's guide to Prague, fully illustrated with 111 full-page color photographs -Features interesting and unusual places not found in traditional travel guides -An extension of the international 111 Places/111 Shops series with over 170 titles and 1 million copies in print worldwide ..
-The ultimate insider's guide to Tokyo -Features interesting and unusual places not found in traditional travel guides -Part of the international 111 Places/111 Shops series with over 170 titles and 1 million copies in print worldwide -Appeals to both the local market (nearly 9.4 million people call..
Wonderfully unique, The Twelve Days of Christmas Cookbook: 2017 Edition will delight your taste buds and make your Christmas season even merrier Featuring tasty recipes organized into fun categories including ``Breads a Rising,`` ``Soups a Simmering,`` ``Sides a Steaming, and ``Kids a Cooking,`` th..
This cookbook mixes memoir and lifestyle into a creative cookbook, showing how food communicates love and is a way to connect and share family traditions. The authors are the bloggers behind SixSistersStuff.com which has 11 million hits a month, connecting with a wide spectrum of readers who relate ..
Tour North America's greatest museums and galleries in the company of two incomparable guides. This lively companion highlights the essential paintings, by some of the world's greatest painters, from Giotto to Picasso, on display in North American museums and galleries. Julian Porter has had a life-..
Offers 150 fantastic fun facts from the Bible. Each is full of surprises, secret messages, adventure, and intrigue. Paperback NUME CARTE: 150 Fun Facts Found in the Bible, PaperbackISBN: 0892433302PRET EDITURA: 57.99AUTOR(i): Bernadette McCarver SnyderEDITURA: Liguori PublicationsCOPERTA: BrosataDA..
Expanded and back in print, this popular resource to recreating authentic period hairstyles covers everything from short hairdos popular in the early 1940s to the cut-to-fit look made popular by Christian Dior in the late 1940s. Hundreds of vintage illustrations, photographs, and diagrams accompany ..
Not to be outdone by Chrysler, Ford had to build and field its own race-duty big-block to compete with the 426 Hemi in drag and stock car racing. In competition trim, the Boss 429 powered Ford and Mercury stock cars to victory in NASCAR and the Mustang to many wins in drag racing. With this exclusiv..
A hauntingly beautiful travel guide to the world's most visited cemeteries, told through spectacular photography and their unique histories and residents. More than 3.5 million tourists flock to Paris's Pere Lachaise cemetery each year. They are lured there, and to many cemeteries around the world, ..
It takes all kinds of people to make a world, the expression goes. But maybe it really takes only two kinds. People who put ketchup on their fries, and people who put the ketchup on the side. People who squeeze gently from the bottom, and people who manhandle the toothpaste tube.2 Kinds of People is..
Before the widespread development of modern interior decoration, builders and homeowners often relied on commercially available stencils to decorate ceilings and walls of houses and other structures. This volume reproduces two rare catalogs of such stencils, manufactured ca. 1918 and ca. 1920 by H. ..