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  • Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest

    Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest
    av Wade Davis

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375708152

    The definitive story of the British adventurers who survived the trenches of World War I and went on to risk their lives climbing Mount Everest. On June 6, 1924, two men set out from a camp perched at 23,000 feet on an ice ledge just below the lip o…

  • Ecopsychology

    Ecopsychology

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262517782

    An ecopsychology that integrates our totemic selves-our kinship with a more than human world-with our technological selves.We need nature for our physical and psychological well-being. Our actions reflect this when we turn to beloved pets for compan…

  • One River

    One River
    av Wade Davis

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099592969

    In 1941, Richard Evans Schultes took a leave of absence from Harvard University and disappeared into the Northern Amazon of Colombia. The world's leading authority on the hallucinogens and medicinal plants of the region, he returned after twelve yea…

  • The Wayfinders

    The Wayfinders
    av Wade Davis

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780887847660

    Every culture is a unique answer to a fundamental question: What does it mean to be human and alive? Anthropologist and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Wade Davis leads us on a thrilling journey to celebrate the wisdom of the world’s…

  • Ethnopharmacologic Search for Psychoactive Drugs (Vol. 1 & 2)

    Ethnopharmacologic Search for Psychoactive Drugs (Vol. 1 & 2)

    Klotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780907791683

    A defining scholarly publication on the past and current state of research with psychedelic plant substances for medicine, therapeutics, and spiritual uses. Certain plants have long been known to contain healing properties and used to treat everythi…

  • Magdalena

    Magdalena

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529112214

    A captivating new book from Wade Davis - winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Into the Silence - that brings vividly to life the story of the great Río Magdalena, illuminating Colombia's complex past, present, and future. For Wade Davis, Colombia…

  • Magdalena

    Magdalena
    av Wade Davis

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847926104

    *A SPECTATOR, SUNDAY TELEGRAPH, ECONOMIST AND SUNDAY TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020* A captivating new book - from the winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Into the Silence - that illuminates Colombia's complex past, present, and future through the…

  • The Sacred Headwaters

    The Sacred Headwaters
    av Wade Davis

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771640237

    In a rugged knot of mountains in the remote reaches of northern British Columbia lies a spectacularly beautiful valley known to the First Nations as the Sacred Headwaters. There, on the southern edge of the Spatsizi Wilderness, the Serengeti of Nort…

  • Earth Is My Witness

    Earth Is My Witness
    av Art Wolfe

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781683831310

    Art Wolfe's definitive opus, Earth Is My Witness represents forty years of expeditionary photography. For the first time, Wolfe presents the three subjects at the heart of his work--landscapes, wildlife, and cultures on the edge of extinction--in a…

  • Light at the Edge of the World

    Light at the Edge of the World
    av Professor Wade Davis

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781553652670

    For more than 30 years, renowned anthropologist Wade Davis has traveled the globe, studying the mysteries of sacred plants and celebrating the world's traditional cultures. His passion as an ethnobotanist has brought him to the very center of indige…

  • Vine of the Soul

    Vine of the Soul
    av Richard Evans Schultes

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780907791317

    Vine of the Soul is an exceptional photographic essay accompanied by detailed descriptions of the Amazonians’ use of medicinal and other sacred plant substances. Over 160 documentary photos, some of the most signifi cant ever taken on the subj…

  • Earth Is My Witness

    Earth Is My Witness

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781608873067

    Art Wolfe's definitive opus, Earth Is My Witness represents forty years of expeditionary photography. For the first time, Wolfe presents the three subjects at the heart of his work--landscapes, wildlife, and cultures on the edge of extinction--in a…

  • Linguist on the Loose: Adventures and Misadventures in Fieldwork

    Linguist on the Loose: Adventures and Misadventures in Fieldwork

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474494151

    Lyle Campbell's linguistic fieldwork has taken him to numerous countries, sometimes in challenging circumstances. It has led to exciting discoveries including a new language in southeastern Guatemala, a unique speech sound, unknown in any other lang…

  • Linguist on the Loose: Adventures and Misadventures in Fieldwork

    Linguist on the Loose: Adventures and Misadventures in Fieldwork

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474494144

    Lyle Campbell's linguistic fieldwork has taken him to numerous countries, sometimes in challenging circumstances. It has led to exciting discoveries including a new language in southeastern Guatemala, a unique speech sound, unknown in any other lang…

  • Using Debate in the Classroom

    Using Debate in the Classroom

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138899544

    Debate holds enormous potential to build 21st century skills such as critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and conflict resolution in the K-12 classroom, but teachers often struggle to implement and contextualize it effectively. Using Deb…

  • Using Debate in the Classroom

    Using Debate in the Classroom

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138899537

    Debate holds enormous potential to build 21st century skills such as critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and conflict resolution in the K-12 classroom, but teachers often struggle to implement and contextualize it effectively. Using Deb…

  • Frozen in Time: The Fate of the Franklin Expedition

    Frozen in Time: The Fate of the Franklin Expedition
    av Owen Beattie, John Geiger

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771641739

    "A remarkable piece of forensic deduction."--Margaret Atwood The internationally-bestselling account of the Franklin's doomed Arctic expedition, and the thrilling scientific investigation that spurred the decades-long hunt for its recovery--now with…

  • The Rapscallions

    The Rapscallions
    av Wade C. Davis

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781470111779

  • Ride Collector: Maine to Mississippi in 5 Days, 25 Rides, & $4.40

    Ride Collector: Maine to Mississippi in 5 Days, 25 Rides, & $4.40
    av Wade C. Davis

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620830086

  • Reflexivity and Economics

    Reflexivity and Economics

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138203488

    The form of ‘reflexivity’ – defined by the dictionary as that which is ‘directed back upon itself’ – that is most relevant to economic methodology is that where observation of the economy leads to ideas that chang…

  • Reflexivity and Economics

    Reflexivity and Economics

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367030070

    The form of ‘reflexivity’ – defined by the dictionary as that which is ‘directed back upon itself’ – that is most relevant to economic methodology is that where observation of the economy leads to ideas that chang…

  • River Notes

    River Notes
    av Wade Davis

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781610913614

    Plugged by no fewer than twenty-five dams, the Colorado is the world's most regulated river, providing most of the water supply of Las Vegas, Tucson, and San Diego, and much of the power and water of Los Angeles and Phoenix. If the river ceased flow…

  • River Notes

    River Notes
    av Wade Davis

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781610910200

    Plugged by no fewer than twenty-five dams, the Colorado is the world's most regulated river, providing most of the water supply of Las Vegas, Tucson, and San Diego, and much of the power and water of Los Angeles and Phoenix. If the river ceased flow…

  • Wade Davis Photographs

    Wade Davis Photographs
    av Wade Davis

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781426219375

    A fascinating photographic journey to indigenous cultures around the world by renowned anthropologist Wade Davis. Anthropologist and best-selling author Wade Davis has traveled the world, befriending indigenous peoples on every continent and engagin…

  • The Very Last Leaf

    The Very Last Leaf
    av Stef Wade

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781684461042

    Lance Cottonwood is the best and brightest of the leaves, but even the top students on the tree have worries. Can Lance conquer his fear of falling and just let go when the time comes for his final exam, or will he let his worries take over? In this…

  • Shadows in the Sun

    Shadows in the Sun
    av Wade Davis

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597263924

    Wade Davis has been called 'a rare combination of scientist, scholar, poet and passionate defender of all of life's diversity'. In "Shadows in the Sun", he brings all of those gifts to bear on a fascinating examination of indigenous cultures and the…

  • Passage of Darkness

    Passage of Darkness
    av Wade Davis

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807842102

    In 1982, Harvard-trained ethnobotanist Wade Davis traveled into the Haitian countryside to research reports of zombies--the infamous living dead of Haitian folklore. A report by a team of physicians of a verifiable case of zombification led him to t…

  • The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World (Large Print 16pt)

    The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World (Large Print 16pt)
    av Wade Davis

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781459664821

  • Patrick Suppes, Economics, and Economic Methodology

    Patrick Suppes, Economics, and Economic Methodology

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367891848

    Patrick Suppes (1922–2014) was an extraordinarily wide-ranging scholar. Although best known as a philosopher of science, Suppes made substantial contributions to a remarkably wide range of different fields of research including many relevant t…

  • Patrick Suppes, Economics, and Economic Methodology

    Patrick Suppes, Economics, and Economic Methodology

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138504073

    Patrick Suppes (1922–2014) was an extraordinarily wide-ranging scholar. Although best known as a philosopher of science, Suppes made substantial contributions to a remarkably wide range of different fields of research including many relevant t…

  • Magdalena: River of Dreams: A Story of Colombia

    Magdalena: River of Dreams: A Story of Colombia
    av Wade Davis

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375410994

    A captivating new book from Wade Davis--award-winning, best-selling author and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence for more than a decade--that brings vividly to life the story of the great R o Magdalena, illuminating Colombia's complex past,…

  • The Law and Business of Litigation Finance

    The Law and Business of Litigation Finance
    av Steven Friel

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526515254

    The Law and Business of Litigation Finance considers the international development of the law and practice of high value litigation and arbitration funding. It is an essential guide for those who provide or seek such funding, as well as for anyone w…

  • The Elgar Companion to Recent Economic Methodology

    The Elgar Companion to Recent Economic Methodology

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857938244

    Economic methodology has traditionally been associated with logical positivism in the vein of Milton Friedman, Karl Popper, Imre Lakatos and Thomas Kuhn. However, the emergence and proliferation of new research programs in economics have stimulated…

  • The Very Last Leaf

    The Very Last Leaf
    av Stef Wade

    3-6 år Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781398202009

    Lance Cottonwood is the best and brightest of the leaves, but even the top students on the tree have worries. Can Lance conquer his fear of falling and just let go when the time comes for his final exam, or will he let his worries take over? In this…

  • Tracks in the Amazon

    Tracks in the Amazon
    av Gary Neeleman

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781607812753

    When construction of the Madeira-Mamoré Railroad began in 1867, Bolivia had lost its war with Chile, causing it to become landlocked and unable to ship its minerals and other products from the Pacific Coast. Since Bolivia needed to find a way to mov…

  • The Missing of the Somme

    The Missing of the Somme
    av Geoff Dyer

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782119265

    The Missing of the Somme has become a classic meditation upon war and remembrance. It weaves a network of myth and memory, photos and films, poetry and sculptures, graveyards and ceremonies that illuminate our understanding of, and relationship to,…

  • Into The Silence

    Into The Silence
    av Wade Davis

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099563839

    WINNER OF THE 2012 SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZEA monumental work of history, biography and adventure - the First World War, Mallory and Mount Everest'The price of life is death' For Mallory, as for all of his generation, death was but 'a frail barrier that…

  • Magdalena

    Magdalena
    av Wade Davis

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847926111

  • The White Review No.30

    The White Review No.30

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781916035133

    The White Review is an arts and literature quarterly magazine, with triannual print and monthly online editions. The magazine launched in London in February 2011 to provide 'a space for a new generation to express itself unconstrained by form, subje…

  • Magdalena: River of Dreams: A Story of Colombia

    Magdalena: River of Dreams: A Story of Colombia
    av Wade Davis

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375724879

    A captivating new book from Wade Davis--award-winning, best-selling author and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence for more than a decade--that brings vividly to life the story of the great R o Magdalena, illuminating Colombia's complex past,…

  • Football, Culture and Power

    Football, Culture and Power

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138923560

    What does it mean when a hit that knocks an American football player unconscious is cheered by spectators? What are the consequences of such violence for the participants of this sport and for the entertainment culture in which it exists? This book…

  • Football, Culture and Power

    Football, Culture and Power

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138494190

    What does it mean when a hit that knocks an American football player unconscious is cheered by spectators? What are the consequences of such violence for the participants of this sport and for the entertainment culture in which it exists? This book…

  • U.S. V. Uvalde County U.S. Supreme Court Transcript of Record with Supporting Pleadings

    U.S. V. Uvalde County U.S. Supreme Court Transcript of Record with Supporting Pleadings
    av Wade H McCree

    Pocket - 2011 - ISBN: 9781270702429

  • Into Africa

    Into Africa
    av Frans Lanting

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781608878895

    Journey Into Africa through the lens of National Geographic photographer Frans Lanting, whose images have created an enduring vision of Africa's diverse landscapes and wildlife. Experience the wonders of wild Africa as seen through the eyes of maste…