Where S The Bear Board Book

Author by : Charlotte Pomerantz
Languange : en
Publisher by : Greenwillow Books
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 33
Total Download : 741
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Description : When a woman is scared by a bear, the people of the town search for it, in a board-book version of a longtime favorite.


The Mousery

Author by : Charlotte Pomerantz
Languange : en
Publisher by : Gulliver Books
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 88
Total Download : 470
File Size : 47,7 Mb
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Description : When four orphan mice ask for shelter at the home of Sliver and Slice on a cold winter evening, the bad-tempered older mice finally learn to soften their hearts.


Finding Winnie

Author by : Lindsay Mattick
Languange : en
Publisher by : HarperCollins
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 34
Total Download : 321
File Size : 51,5 Mb
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Description : The remarkable true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh During World War I, Captain Harry Colebourn, a Canadian veterinarian on his way to serve with cavalry units in Europe, rescued a bear cub in White River, Ontario. He named the bear Winnie, after his hometown of Winnipeg, and he took the bear to war. Harry Colebourn's real-life great-granddaughter Lindsay Mattick recounts their incredible journey, from a northern Canadian town to a convoy across the ocean to an army base in England . . . and finally to the London Zoo, where Winnie made a new friend: a boy named Christopher Robin. Gentle yet haunting illustrations by acclaimed illustrator Sophie Blackall bring the wartime era to life, and are complemented by photographs and ephemera from the Colebourn family archives.


The Sexual Politics Of Meat 20th Anniversary Edition

Author by : Carol J. Adams
Languange : en
Publisher by : A&C Black
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 41
Total Download : 981
File Size : 46,6 Mb
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The Humanure Handbook

Author by : Joseph C. Jenkins
Languange : en
Publisher by : Jenkins Pub
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 15
Total Download : 531
File Size : 54,9 Mb
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Starch In Food

Author by : A-C Eliasson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Elsevier
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 61
Total Download : 470
File Size : 53,9 Mb
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Description : Starch is both a major component of plant foods and an important ingredient for the food industry. Starch in food reviews starch structure and functionality and the growing range of starch ingredients used to improve the nutritional and sensory quality of food. Part one illustrates how plant starch can be analysed and modified, with chapters on plant starch synthesis, starch bioengineering and starch-acting enzymes. Part two examines the sources of starch, from wheat and potato to rice, corn and tropical supplies. The third part of the book looks at starch as an ingredient and how it is used in the food industry. There are chapters on modified starches and the stability of frozen foods, starch-lipid interactions and starch-based microencapsulation. Part four covers starch as a functional food, investigating the impact of starch on physical and mental performance, detecting nutritional starch fractions and analysing starch digestion. Starch in food is a standard reference book for those working in the food industry. Reviews starch structure and functionality Extensive coverage of the growing range of starch ingredients Examines how starch ingredients are used to improve the nutritional and sensory quality of food


White Women S Rights

Author by : Louise Michele Newman
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oxford University Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 29
Total Download : 467
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Description : This study reinterprets a crucial period (1870s-1920s) in the history of women's rights, focusing attention on a core contradiction at the heart of early feminist theory. At a time when white elites were concerned with imperialist projects and civilizing missions, progressive white women developed an explicit racial ideology to promote their cause, defending patriarchy for "primitives" while calling for its elimination among the "civilized." By exploring how progressive white women at the turn of the century laid the intellectual groundwork for the feminist social movements that followed, Louise Michele Newman speaks directly to contemporary debates about the effect of race on current feminist scholarship. "White Women's Rights is an important book. It is a fascinating and informative account of the numerous and complex ties which bound feminist thought to the practices and ideas which shaped and gave meaning to America as a racialized society. A compelling read, it moves very gracefully between the general history of the feminist movement and the particular histories of individual women."--Hazel Carby, Yale University


Where Is History Today

Author by : Marcel Arbeit
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 96
Total Download : 166
File Size : 55,9 Mb
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Hidden Figures

Author by : Margot Lee Shetterly
Languange : en
Publisher by : William Collins
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 48
Total Download : 858
File Size : 40,5 Mb
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Description : SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE Set amid the civil rights movement, the never-before-told true story of NASAâe(tm)s African-American female mathematicians who played a crucial role in Americaâe(tm)s space program. Before Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, a group of professionals worked as âe~Human Computersâe(tm), calculating the flight paths that would enable these historic achievements. Among these were a coterie of bright, talented African-American women. Segregated from their white counterparts, these âe~colored computersâe(tm) used pencil and paper to write the equations that would launch rockets, and astronauts, into space. Moving from World War II through NASAâe(tm)s golden age, touching on the civil rights era, the Space Race, the Cold War, and the womenâe(tm)s rights movement, âe~Hidden Figuresâe(tm) interweaves a rich history of mankindâe(tm)s greatest adventure with the intimate stories of four courageous women whose work forever changed the world.


The Dark Dark Night

Author by : M. Christina Butler
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 67
Total Download : 978
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Description : Frog has been asleep all winter and now he is on his way back home. But, when he gets there, what does he see - a huge pond monster with enormous claws Will Frog ever be able to swim in his pond again? And will he and his friends find out who the pond monster really is?


Here Comes Henny

Author by : Charlotte Pomerantz
Languange : en
Publisher by : Turtleback
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 75
Total Download : 469
File Size : 51,6 Mb
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Description : Henny carries to her picky chickies a sacky in which she has pack-pack-packed snicky-snackies.


Winnie

Author by : Sally M Walker
Languange : en
Publisher by : Macmillan
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 85
Total Download : 173
File Size : 45,9 Mb
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Description : A picture book account of the true story that inspired the Winnie-the-Pooh classics follows the experiences of a World War I veterinarian and soldier who rescued a baby bear, made her his regiment's mascot and introduced her to Christopher Robin at the London Zoo.


Hey Diddle Diddle

Author by : Pam Kapchinske
Languange : en
Publisher by : Sylvan Dell Pub
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 25
Total Download : 918
File Size : 49,8 Mb
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Description : Teaches children about the food web, the circle of life, and the part that each living creature plays within an ecosystem.


Twelve Moons

Author by : Mary Oliver
Languange : en
Publisher by : Back Bay Books
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 21
Total Download : 800
File Size : 52,9 Mb
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Description : In her fourth volume of poetry, Twelve Moons, Pulitzer Prize-winning Mary Oliver continues to explore the alluring, yet well-nigh inaccessible kingdoms of nature and human relationships, and man's profound, persistent desire for a joyous union with them. these vibrant, magical poems pulse with an aching awareness of nature's unaffected beauty. Her absorbing intimate vision leads us into the natural and human kingdoms we only fleetingly grasp.