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- Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 10.99
In development circles, there is now widespread consensus that social entrepreneurs represent a far better mechanism to respond to needs than we have ever had before--a decentralized and emergent force that remains our best hope for solutions that can keep pace with our problems and create a more peaceful world. David Bornstein's previous book... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 64.95
Disasters can dominate newspaper headlines and fill our TV screens with relief appeals, but the complex long-term challenge of recovery?providing shelter, rebuilding safe dwellings, restoring livelihoods and shattered lives?generally fails to attract the attention of the public and most agencies. On average 650 disasters occur each year. They affect... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2012; US$ 8.99
The epic clash of an Irish-American, Italian, and Onondaga-Canadian that jump-started the first marathon mania and heralded the modern age in sports The eyes of the world watched as three runners--dirt poor Johnny Hayes, who used to run barefoot through the streets of New York City; candymaker Dorando Pietri; and the famed Tom Longboat--converged... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2012; US$ 0.99
Marathon Crasher is David Davis's stunning account of how Merry Lepper became the first American woman to complete a marathon At a time when television was pushing male-dominated sports coverage into living rooms across America, women were struggling just to set foot onto the playing field. Barred from officially registering for long-distance... more...
- Institute of Education Press 2010; US$ 34.95
Gavin Bolton has been a leading figure in Drama in Education. His publications cover various aspects of young people's educational drama. This title presents a selection of his key writings that provides an insight into the major areas of his theory and practice. more...
- Institute of Education Press 2011; US$ 31.95
Although the brilliant, edgy plays of Geoff Gillham are frequently performed - to great acclaim - they have never been published. In this book David Davis has collected six of Gillham's best plays, each suited in length and topic for performance by youth groups or secondary schools. more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 26.95
Waterman is the first comprehensive biography of Duke Kahanamoku (1890?1968): swimmer, surfer, Olympic gold medalist, Hawaiian icon, waterman. Long before Michael Phelps and Mark Spitz made their splashes in the pool, Kahanamoku emerged from the backwaters of Waikiki to become America?s first superstar Olympic swimmer. The original ?human fish?... more...
- Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 49.99
Part of a trilogy "The Problem of Slavery in World History", this is the second book in the series. It features a preface exploring the anti-slavery debate among American historians, between the 1970s and 1990s, started by the original publication of this book in the 1970s. more...