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 Coming to America (Second Edition): A History of Immigration and Ethnicity in American Life Roger Daniels 9780060505776

With a timely new chapter on immigration in the current age of globalization, a new Preface, and new appendixes with the most recent statistics, this revised edition is an engrossing study of immigration to the United States from the colonial era to the present.


cena: 78,48
    
Coming to America (Second Edition): A History of Immigration and Ethnicity in American Life
 Shroom: A Cultural History of the Magic Mushroom Andy Letcher 9780060828295

Did mushroom tea kick-start ancient Greek philosophy?
Was Alice's Adventures in Wonderland a thinly veiled psychedelic mushroom odyssey?
Is Santa Claus really a magic mushroom in disguise?

The world of the magic mushroom is a place where shamans and hippies rub shoulders with psychiatrists, poets, and international bankers. Since its rediscovery only fifty years ago, this...

cena: 63,27
    
Shroom: A Cultural History of the Magic Mushroom
 The Happiness Myth: The Historical Antidote to What Isn't Working Today Jennifer Michael Hecht 9780060859503

Jennifer Michael Hecht explodes the myths about happiness, liberating us from the message that there's only one way to care for our hearts, minds, and bodies.


cena: 51,32
    
The Happiness Myth: The Historical Antidote to What Isn't Working Today
 I Thought My Father Was God: And Other True Tales from NPR's National Story Project - audiobook Paul Auster Paul Auster 9780060874117

One of America's foremost writers collects the best stories submitted to NPR's National Story Project -- and illuminates the powerful role of storytelling in all our lives.

When Paul Auster was asked to join NPR's Weekend All Things Considered program to tell stories, he turned the proposition on its head: he would let the stories come to him. He invited...

cena: 139,15
    
I Thought My Father Was God: And Other True Tales from NPR's National Story Project - audiobook
 Life in a Medieval Village Frances Gies Joseph Gies 9780060920463

The reissue of Joseph and Frances Gies s classic bestseller on life in medieval villages.

This new reissue of Life in a Medieval Village, by respected historians Joseph and Frances Gies, paints a lively, convincing portrait of rural people at work and at play in the Middle Ages. Focusing on the village of Elton, in the English East Midlands, the Gieses detail the agricultural...

cena: 63,27
    
Life in a Medieval Village
 Empires of the Word: A Language History of the World Nicholas Ostler 9780060935726

Nicholas Ostler's Empires of the Word is the first history of the world's great tongues, gloriously celebrating the wonder of words that binds communities together and makes possible both the living of a common history and the telling of it. From the uncanny resilience of Chinese through twenty centuries of invasions to the engaging self-regard of Greek and to the struggles that gave...

cena: 74,68
    
Empires of the Word: A Language History of the World
 I Want That!: How We All Became Shoppers Thomas Hine 9780060959838
Shopping has a lot in common with sex.
Just about everybody does it.
Some people brag about how well they do it.
Some keep it a secret.
And both provide ample opportunities
to make foolish choices.

Choosing and using objects is a primal human activity, and I Want That is nothing less than a portrait of humanity as the species that shops. It explores the history...

cena: 63,13
    
I Want That!: How We All Became Shoppers
 Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History Sidney W. Mintz 9780140092332
A fascinating persuasive history of how sugar has shaped the world, from European colonies to our modern diets

In this eye-opening study, Sidney Mintz shows how Europeans and Americans transformed sugar from a rare foreign luxury to a commonplace necessity of modern life, and how it changed the history of capitalism and industry. He discusses the production and consumption of sugar,...

cena: 74,72
    
Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History
 The Penguin History of the Twentieth Century: The History of the World, 1901 to the Present J. Aelwyn Roberts 9780140276312
Offering a dazzling overview of a turbulent century, The Penguin History of the Twentieth Century explores the dramatic events and underlying trends that made the twentieth century the most transformative in human history. Despite two devastating World Wars and the traumatic rise and fall of communism, wealth has increased significantly alongside a four-fold leap in population, women's...
cena: 91,39
    
The Penguin History of the Twentieth Century: The History of the World, 1901 to the Present
 An Elegant Madness: High Society in Regency England Venetia Murray 9780140282962
The Regency period was one of the most turbulent ages in British history, one that spanned the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars, that witnessed unprecedented industrial progress, artistic accomplishment, and violent social unrest and--paradoxically--the most sparkling social scene English high society has ever enjoyed. Under the influence of the obese, loose-moraled Prince of Wales (to...
cena: 70,92
    
An Elegant Madness: High Society in Regency England
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