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Friend of My Youth
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WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE 2013The ten miraculously accomplished stories in Alice Munro's Friend of My Youth not only astonish and delight but also convey the unspoken mysteries at the heart of all human experience."[Friend of My Youth is] a wonderful collection of stories, beautifully written and deeply felt."--Michiko Kakutani, New York Times

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ISBN Humans of New York: Stories Buch Gebundene...
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Brandon Stanton is back with the follow up to Humans of New York that his loyal followers have been waiting for: Humans of New York: Stories. Ever since Brandon began interviewing people on the streets of New York, the dialogue he's had with them has increasingly become as in-depth, intriguing and moving as the photos themselves. Humans of New York: Stories presents a whole new group of humans, complete with stories that delve deeper and surprise with greater candour.Back in the summer of 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton began an ambitious project - to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City. The photos he took and the accompanying interviews became the blog Humans of New York. In the first three years, his audience steadily grew from a few hundred to over one million. In 2013, his book Humans of New York, based on that blog, was published and immediately catapulted to the top of the NY Times Bestseller List where it stayed for many weeks. The appeal of the Humans of New York blog has been so great that in the course of the next year Brandon's following increased tenfold to over 12 million followers on Facebook and is still growing.With his second inspiring look at the residents of New York, let Brandon Stanton and the people he's photographed astonish you.

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ISBN Humans of New York: Stories Buch Gebundene...
27,80 € *
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Brandon Stanton is back with the follow up to Humans of New York that his loyal followers have been waiting for: Humans of New York: Stories. Ever since Brandon began interviewing people on the streets of New York, the dialogue he's had with them has increasingly become as in-depth, intriguing and moving as the photos themselves. Humans of New York: Stories presents a whole new group of humans, complete with stories that delve deeper and surprise with greater candour.Back in the summer of 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton began an ambitious project - to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City. The photos he took and the accompanying interviews became the blog Humans of New York. In the first three years, his audience steadily grew from a few hundred to over one million. In 2013, his book Humans of New York, based on that blog, was published and immediately catapulted to the top of the NY Times Bestseller List where it stayed for many weeks. The appeal of the Humans of New York blog has been so great that in the course of the next year Brandon's following increased tenfold to over 12 million followers on Facebook and is still growing.With his second inspiring look at the residents of New York, let Brandon Stanton and the people he's photographed astonish you.

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ISBN Rogues Buch Fiktion Hardcover Englisch 832...
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA thrilling collection of twenty-one original stories by an all-star list of contributors-including a new A Game of Thrones story by George R. R. Martin!If you're a fan of fiction that is more than just black and white, this latest story collection from #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin and award-winning editor Gardner Dozois is filled with subtle shades of gray. Twenty-one all-original stories, by an all-star list of contributors, will delight and astonish you in equal measure with their cunning twists and dazzling reversals. And George R. R. Martin himself offers a brand-new A Game of Thrones tale chronicling one of the biggest rogues in the entire history of Ice and Fire.Follow along with the likes of Gillian Flynn, Joe Abercrombie, Neil Gaiman, Patrick Rothfuss, Scott Lynch, Cherie Priest, Garth Nix, and Connie Willis, as well as other masters of literary sleight-of-hand, in this rogues gallery of stories that will plunder your heart-and yet leave you all the richer for it.Featuring all-new stories byJoe Abercrombie - Daniel Abraham - David W. Ball - Paul Cornell - Bradley Denton - Phyllis Eisenstein - Gillian Flynn - Neil Gaiman - Matthew Hughes - Joe R. Lansdale - Scott Lynch - Garth Nix - Cherie Priest - Patrick Rothfuss - Steven Saylor - Michael Swanwick - Lisa Tuttle - Carrie Vaughn - Walter Jon Williams - Connie WillisAnd an Introduction by George R. R. Martin!Praise for Rogues"Not a single bad story in the bunch . . . The table of contents alone will make fans from all genre aisles salivate."-Library Journal

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ISBN Rogues Buch Fiktion Hardcover Englisch 832...
30,90 € *
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA thrilling collection of twenty-one original stories by an all-star list of contributors-including a new A Game of Thrones story by George R. R. Martin!If you're a fan of fiction that is more than just black and white, this latest story collection from #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin and award-winning editor Gardner Dozois is filled with subtle shades of gray. Twenty-one all-original stories, by an all-star list of contributors, will delight and astonish you in equal measure with their cunning twists and dazzling reversals. And George R. R. Martin himself offers a brand-new A Game of Thrones tale chronicling one of the biggest rogues in the entire history of Ice and Fire.Follow along with the likes of Gillian Flynn, Joe Abercrombie, Neil Gaiman, Patrick Rothfuss, Scott Lynch, Cherie Priest, Garth Nix, and Connie Willis, as well as other masters of literary sleight-of-hand, in this rogues gallery of stories that will plunder your heart-and yet leave you all the richer for it.Featuring all-new stories byJoe Abercrombie - Daniel Abraham - David W. Ball - Paul Cornell - Bradley Denton - Phyllis Eisenstein - Gillian Flynn - Neil Gaiman - Matthew Hughes - Joe R. Lansdale - Scott Lynch - Garth Nix - Cherie Priest - Patrick Rothfuss - Steven Saylor - Michael Swanwick - Lisa Tuttle - Carrie Vaughn - Walter Jon Williams - Connie WillisAnd an Introduction by George R. R. Martin!Praise for Rogues"Not a single bad story in the bunch . . . The table of contents alone will make fans from all genre aisles salivate."-Library Journal

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Euclid's Window
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In Euclid's Window, Leonard Mlondinow takes us on a brilliantly entertaining journey through 3,000 years of genius and geometry, introducing the people who revolutionized the way we see the world around us.Ever since Pythagoras hatched a 'little scheme' to invent a set of rules describing the entire universe, scientists and mathematicians have tried to seek order in the cosmos: Euclid, who in 300BC defined the nature of space, Descartes, a fourteenth-century gambler and idler who invented the graph, Gauss, the fifteen-year-old genius who discovered that space is curved, Einstein, who added time to the equation, and Witten, who ushered in today's weird new world of extra, twisted dimensions.They all show how geometry is the key to understanding the universe. Once you have viewed life through Euclid's Window, it will never be the same again...'Elegant, attractive and concise ... also very readable. Buy it'Ian Stewart, New Scientist'This is an exhilarating book ... an important book ... and finally, a lovely book, one that reflects the radiance of its subject'David Berlinski'Reader-friendly, high-spirited, splendidly lucid and often hilarious'Washington Post'Mlodinow has a talent for lively and clear exposition ... Pythagoras' proof has lost none of its capacity to astonish and delight'Edward Skidelsky, Daily TelegraphLeonard Mlodinow was a member of the faculty of the Californian Institute of Technology before moving to Hollywood to become a writer for television. He has developed many best selling and award-winning CD-ROMs and is currently Vice President, Emerging Technologies and R&D at Scholastic Inc. He lives in New York City. His other books include The Drunkard's Walk and Subliminal.

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Euclid's Window
9,50 € *
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In Euclid's Window, Leonard Mlondinow takes us on a brilliantly entertaining journey through 3,000 years of genius and geometry, introducing the people who revolutionized the way we see the world around us.Ever since Pythagoras hatched a 'little scheme' to invent a set of rules describing the entire universe, scientists and mathematicians have tried to seek order in the cosmos: Euclid, who in 300BC defined the nature of space, Descartes, a fourteenth-century gambler and idler who invented the graph, Gauss, the fifteen-year-old genius who discovered that space is curved, Einstein, who added time to the equation, and Witten, who ushered in today's weird new world of extra, twisted dimensions.They all show how geometry is the key to understanding the universe. Once you have viewed life through Euclid's Window, it will never be the same again...'Elegant, attractive and concise ... also very readable. Buy it'Ian Stewart, New Scientist'This is an exhilarating book ... an important book ... and finally, a lovely book, one that reflects the radiance of its subject'David Berlinski'Reader-friendly, high-spirited, splendidly lucid and often hilarious'Washington Post'Mlodinow has a talent for lively and clear exposition ... Pythagoras' proof has lost none of its capacity to astonish and delight'Edward Skidelsky, Daily TelegraphLeonard Mlodinow was a member of the faculty of the Californian Institute of Technology before moving to Hollywood to become a writer for television. He has developed many best selling and award-winning CD-ROMs and is currently Vice President, Emerging Technologies and R&D at Scholastic Inc. He lives in New York City. His other books include The Drunkard's Walk and Subliminal.

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Friend of My Youth
11,99 € *
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WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE 2013 The ten miraculously accomplished stories in Alice Munro's Friend of My Youth not only astonish and delight but also convey the unspoken mysteries at the heart of all human experience. "[Friend of My Youth is] a wonderful collection of stories, beautifully written and deeply felt."--Michiko Kakutani, New York Times

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Friend of My Youth
11,99 € *
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WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE 2013 The ten miraculously accomplished stories in Alice Munro's Friend of My Youth not only astonish and delight but also convey the unspoken mysteries at the heart of all human experience. "[Friend of My Youth is] a wonderful collection of stories, beautifully written and deeply felt."--Michiko Kakutani, New York Times

Anbieter: buecher
Stand: 29.01.2020
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