Half A Life

ISBN 10 : 9780307370594
ISBN 13 : 0307370593

One of the finest living writers in the English language, V. S. Naipaul gives us a tale as wholly unexpected as it is affecting, his first novel since the exultantly acclaimed A Wa..

Elias Nandino

ISBN 10 : 9780786456796
ISBN 13 : 0786456795

"Elias Nandino (1900-1993) was a Mexican poet who made his living as a surgeon and physician. He published twenty volumes of poetry in his lifetime, work often focused on solitude,..


ISBN 10 : 9781501120046
ISBN 13 : 1501120042

Bestselling author Dan Ariely reveals fascinating new insights into motivation—showing that the subject is far more complex than we ever imagined. Every day we work hard to motiv..

Revolutionary Wealth

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105114412948
ISBN 13 :

Explores how tomorrow's wealth might be made and by whom, examining the future economy of fields where growth opportunity exists, and voicing concerns about America's health, pensi..


ISBN 10 : 9780141970479
ISBN 13 : 0141970472

Having made the U.S. financial crisis comprehensible for us all in The Big Short, Michael Lewis realised that he hadn't begun to get grips with the full story. How exactly had it c..

Made To Break

ISBN 10 : 9780674043756
ISBN 13 : 0674043758

Made to Break is a history of twentieth-century technology as seen through the prism of obsolescence. Giles Slade explains how disposability was a necessary condition for America's..