Navigating Differences: Friendships Between Gay and Straight Men

Navigating Differences: Friendships Between Gay and Straight Men is a one-of-a-kind cross-sexual study that shows you how today’s gay and straight men build, maintain, and foster true friendships. In this activist, participatory study, you’ll get a day-in-the-life look at 44 pairs of cross-sexual men’s friendships and see what helps them negotiate the terrain of their emotional, sexual, psychological, and social differences in today’...

I’m a Mom! Now What?

A fully illustrated month-by-month guide to the development and care of your baby from birth to 24 months, this innovative book walks moms through the early years of development when babies develop rapidly and have changing needs that parents need to respond to quickly. AUTHOR BIO: Susan Laurent is a consultant pediatrician at Barnet and Chase Farm Hospital in London and is a mother of three children, aged 5 to 15. Kate Cronan, the U...

North American Railroads: The Illustrated Encyclopedia

  Brian Solomon is one of today's most accomplished railway historians. He has authored more than twenty-five books about railroads and motive power, and his writing and photography have been featured in the world's top railfan publications, including Trains, Railway Age, Passenger Train Journal, and RailNews. He divides his time between Massachusetts and Ireland. I truly wanted to love this book, and it would probably be fine f...

Strokes Of Genius 4 – The Best Of Drawing: Exploring Line

Rachel Rubin Wolf is the longtime editor of North Light's popular Splash book series as well as Strokes of Genius. She has edited dozens of other art books and also writes for Art Connoisseur Magazine. The Strokes of Genius books are among some of the very best books of art I have ever seen. This one, Exploring Line, is no slouch in that department. The contributors are talented, imaginative artists who don't do drawings...they do AM...

Encyclopedia Of Mobile Computing And Commerce By David Tania

The Encyclopedia of Mobile Computing and Commerce is the leading reference source for innovative research on mobile applications and commerce. This two-volume encyclopedia set presents current trends in mobile computing and their potential use in business and commerce. Hundreds of internationally renowned scholars and practitioners have written comprehensive articles exploring the latest concepts, technologies, and innovations in thi...

Sponge Painting By Ann Rooney

wife loved the book This is a rare craft book, one that requires little experience, uses simple tools, and does not result in cloyingly sweet projects. Rooney teaches one to cut and manipulate sponge pads, sheet foam, and natural sea sponge to achieve remarkable impressionistic textures. These are combined to represent anything from vines, bamboo, and butterflies to the moon and stars. Tins, boxes, shelves, flowerpots, and fabrics ca...

300 Proverbes Et Expressions Hérités Du Latin Ou Du Grec

Le lit de Procuste, les fourches caudines, un talon d'Achille, une pomme de discorde? Ces expressions ont une origine ? vous ignorez laquelle ? Si vous êtes béotiens en la matière, il est temps de prendre des mesures draconiennes ! Il n'y a pas loin du Capitole à la roche Tarpéienne, alors ne vous endormez pas sur vos lauriers. Cette édition très complète explique et raconte l?origine des expressions les plus fréquentes ; elle est au...

The Demographic Imagination And The Nineteenth-century City: Paris, London, New York

In this provocative book, Nicholas Daly tracks the cultural effects of the population explosion of the nineteenth century, the 'demographic transition' to the modern world. As the crowded cities of Paris, London and New York went through similar transformations, a set of shared narratives and images of urban life circulated among them, including fantasies of urban catastrophe, crime dramas, and tales of haunted public transport, refr...

Qu'est-ce Qu'on Mange ? Volume 3

Qu'est-ce qu'on mange? a conquis le coeur des Québécois! Voici Qu'est-ce qu'on mange? volume 2 ; comme son prédécesseur, il a été pensé pour vous, cuisinière et cuisinier, qui aimez bien manger et bien faire manger! Du plat raffiné mais vite fait, au repas de tous les jours, en passant par les réceptions de grande envergure, ce livre est votre allié principal! Vous trouverez dans cet ouvrage : • ... plus de 1 200 nouvelles recettes s...

Victorian Patterns And Designs For Artists And Designers

Over 150 patterns selected from rare 19th-century publications. Florals, foliates, geometrics, and many other motifs ready to add period flavor to almost any project. Indispensable for textile, package and graphic designers, artists, craftspeople, many more. This book is not full of detailed designs (not that it should be). The whole book is filled with a variety of designs that look like the pattern on the cover. This book helps you...