Ever since Darwin, the existence of humans has been attributed to our intelligence and adaptability. Renowned primatologist Richard Wrangham presents a startling alternative: our evolutionary success is the result of cooking.
A jargon-free, plain language introduction to the foundational ideas of Buddhism and tips for practicing Buddhism while balancing life in the real, modern world.
Over the last few decades, Americans have turned college admissions into a terrifying and occasionally devastating process, preceded by test prep, tutors, all sorts of stratagems, all kinds of rankings, and a conviction among too many young people that their futures will be determined and their worth established by which schools say yes and which say no.
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Hundreds of thousands of Kurds were murdered under the tyrannical regime of Saddam Hussein. Best-selling author Stephen Mansfield witnessed much of this history. He has captured the agony and the determination, the horror and the genius of one of the most remarkable stories of our time.
2015 Summer Book Awards Winner: Many amazing 5-star reviews! This book is a dramatic yet informative, loving, and compassionate memoir about a womanâ€™s experience with ALS, as told by her daughter, including multiple diagnoses, symptoms, deterioration, and progression of the disease.
Does God talk to you in your sleep? Are dreams messages from the Divine? Dr. Bryant examines this intriguing question from both biblical and scientific perspectives.
Five decades of selected writings from the Irish Times by the beloved and best-selling author, filled with her hallmark humor, candor, and wisdom-a timeless gift to her legion of fans.