The Leading eBooks Store Online
3,687,217 members ⚫ 1,190,073 ebooks
New to eBooks.com?Learn more
- Bestsellers - This Week
- Foreign Language Study
- Bestsellers - Last 6 months
- Graphic Books
- Health & Fitness
- Political Science
- Biography & Autobiography
- Psychology & Psychiatry
- Body Mind & Spirit
- House & Home
- Business & Economics
- Children's & Young Adult Fiction
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Crafts & Hobbies
- Science Fiction
- Current Events
- Literary Collections
- Literary Criticism
- Literary Fiction
- Social Science
- The Environment
- Sports & Recreation
- Family & Relationships
- Study Aids
- Folklore & Mythology
- Food and Wine
- Performing Arts
- True Crime
- Foreign Language Books
Most popular at the top
- Wiley 2013; US$ 26.95 US$ 23.36
Richer nations are happier, yet economic growth doesn't increase happiness. This paradox is explained by the Hidden Wealth of Nations - the extent to which citizens get along with other independently drives both economic growth and well-being. Much of this hidden wealth is expressed in everyday ways, such as our common values, the way we look after... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2005; US$ 16.99
In this deeply etched and haunting memoir, Vivian Gornick tells the story of her lifelong battle with her mother for independence. There have been numerous books about mother and daughter, but none has dealt with this closest of filial relations as directly or as ruthlessly. Gornick's groundbreaking book confronts what Edna O'Brien has called "the... more...
- Bitingduck Press 1999; US$ 2.99
The dead too have hopes...?? And among the hopeful dead is Alex Resartus: obtuse professor, obscure novelist, schizophrenic...and vampire.??As an obtuse professor, he bewilders and frustrates his bored students; as an obscure novelist with a once-promising reputation, he desires to recover his creative powers, but his shattered mind stands in the way.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
This book takes a cultural studies approach to analyze and account for the ways in which related to film, literature, cultural production, ideology, social change and modernity were in raised in the leftwing film movement of the 1930s. more...
- University of California Press 2004; US$ 34.95 US$ 27.96
In these innovative essays, Vivian Sobchack considers the key role our bodies play in making sense of today's image-saturated culture. Emphasizing our corporeal rather than our intellectual engagements with film and other media, Carnal Thoughts shows how our experience always emerges through our senses and how our bodies are not just visible objects... more...
- Oxford University Press 1987; US$ 129.99 US$ 111.79
Halpern here studies the meeting, collaboration, and sharp conflict between Louis D. Brandeis and Chaim Weizmann against the shifting background of a world at war and the shaky travail of revolution and reconstruction in the early 20th century. more...
- Landes Bioscience 2007; US$ 45.00
1. The Menstrual Cycle. John T. Queenan. 2. Puberty and Its Disorders. Adelina M. Emmi and Lawrence C. Layman. 3. Amenorrhea. Michael Wittenberger and Alicia Armstrong. 4. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding. William R. Phipps. 5. Diagnosis and Management of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. Kathleen M. Hoeger. 6. Obesity: Recognition and Treatment in Women. Erin... more...
- Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 54.95
The book shows how the new observations from satellites required advances in theory and influenced societal decision-making. Chapters have a review with an extensive reference list, making the book an excellent source of information for biological and physical oceanographers and atmospheric scientists. A large range of state-of-the art applications... more...
- Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2008; US$ 24.95
This book is about working for a more just, compassionate, and sustainable world while cultivating the wisdom that supports and deepens this work. Charles Halpern is a social entrepreneur with a remarkable record of institutional innovation. He founded the Center for Law and Social Policy, the nation's first public interest law firm, litigating... more...
- University of Nebraska Press 2006; US$ 23.95
In one hand, Jesse Breedlove holds a bottle of Cuervo Gold - or what's left of it - in the other, the shovel with which he has just unearthed the bones of a small girl buried in the cellar of a Catholic church in Omaha, Nebraska. So begins Breedlove's odyssey across the literal and mythical landscapes of America. more...