Biko10Added to the shelf 36 minutes ago
Biko10
The Global Atlantic provides a concise, lively overview of the complex and diverse history of the greater Atlantic region from 1400 to 1900. During this period, the lands around the Atlantic basin – Europe, Africa, and the Americas – became...
The Global Atlantic
  • 1 shelves
axelAdded to the shelf 46 minutes ago
axel
Anxiety is natural. Calm is learned. If you didn't learn yesterday, you can learn today. It's not easy, of course. Once your natural alarm system is triggered, it's hard to find the off switch. Indeed, you don't have an off switch until you build...
Tame Your Anxiety
  • 1 shelves
z_agoAdded to the shelf 51 minutes ago
z_ago
Life of the party is a darkly humorous narrative set in Milan. The story swan dives into the underbelly of milanese fashion and nightlife, through the eyes of Mia, a young expat. She came to Milan to escape her problems but only found new and more...
Life of the Party
  • 1 shelves
The Trash PalaceAdded to the shelf 57 minutes ago
The Trash Palace
Tom is a successful author, but he’s struggling to finish his novel. His main distraction is an online admirer, Evie, who simply won’t leave him alone.Evie is smart, well read and unstable; she lives with her father and her social-media...
The Closer I Get
  • 1 shelves
笑振文Wrote a review1 hour ago
笑振文

本書第三篇主要介紹各種中藥的毒副作用,對我這個缺乏生活常識的人比較有用。幸好原本就很少服食中藥,所以受毒害的程度應該是極輕微的。但隨著年歲的增長,服食各種藥品、保健品的比率大幅提高,對這些常識也當更留意一些。因為很多有害的東西是固著在習俗裡頭的,如「上火」這個概念,如不嚴加審視,恐難免中招。書中提到中醫師還迷信張仲景的例子,令人鄙視中醫的不進步思維。對「流傳」千年卻可能有慢性毒的傳統中藥,也要打破那種「老祖宗的智慧」和中藥「溫和」等迷思。

KatiaAdded to the shelf 7 hours ago
Katia
MarcoAdded to the shelf 7 hours ago
Marco
When a pseudonymous programmer introduced “a new electronic cash system that’s fully peer-to-peer, with no trusted third party” to a small online mailing list in 2008, very few paid attention. Ten years later, and against all odds, this...
The Bitcoin Standard
MarcoAdded to the shelf 7 hours ago
Marco
This classic, with a new introduction by Madeleine L'Engle, is by turns an entrancing mediation on language; a piercing commentary on the nature of art and why so much of what we read, hear, and see falls short; and a brilliant examination of the...
Mind of the Maker
  • 8 shelves
笨孩子Added to the shelf 7 hours ago
笨孩子
Enter the world of the stylish Japanese house, where every object in sight is a work of art. Japan Style introduces 20 special residences. With more than 200 color photographs, this book showcases the stunning beauty of old homes, and reveals how.....
Japan Style
  • 20 shelves
Julia V.Assigned a vote 8 hours ago
Julia V.
Composed at the rosy-fingered dawn of world literature almost three millennia ago, The Odyssey is a poem about violence and the aftermath of war; about wealth, poverty and power; about marriage and family; about travelers, hospitality, and the...
The Odyssey
  • 1 shelves
CpcpcpAssigned a vote 8 hours ago
Cpcpcp
The Godfather is an extraordinary novel which has become a modern day classic. Puzo pulls us inside the violent society of the Mafia and its gang wars.The leader, Vito Corleone, is the Godfather. He is a benevolent despot who stops at nothing to...
The Godfather
坤展 蔡Added to the shelf 8 hours ago
坤展 蔡
The success of Starbucks Coffee Company is one of the most remarkable business stories in decades, growing from a single retail store on Seattle's waterfront to a company with more than one thousand stores nationwide and a new one opening every...
Pour Your Heart into It
坤展 蔡Added to the shelf 8 hours ago
坤展 蔡
Over 2 million copies sold! Used by thousands of companies and hundreds of business schools! Required reading for anyone interested in the Theory of Constraints. This book, which introduces the Theory of Constraints, is changing how America does.....
The Goal
坤展 蔡Added to the shelf 8 hours ago
坤展 蔡
Time and again, Tom Clancy's novels have been praised not only for their big-scale drama and propulsive narrative drive but for their cutting-edge prescience in predicting future events.In The Bear and the Dragon, the future is very near at hand...
The Bear and the Dragon
  • 225 shelves
MbattagliaWrote a review8 hours ago
Mbattaglia

Trama da filmetto poliziesco di quarta categoria, disarticolato e senza un filo conduttore. Stile di scrittura poco fluido. In poche parole veramente pessimo. Non sembra scritto da Thomas Harris ma da un ghostwriter incapace. Assolutamente sconsig ...continue

Venticinque milioni di dollari in lingotti d'oro appartenuti a Pablo Escobar sono sepolti in una grande e misteriosa villa nella baia di Miami Beach. Il bottino fa gola a molti, gente senza scrupoli che tiene d'occhio la casa. Primo tra tutti...
Cari Mora
Schrodinger's catAdded to the shelf 8 hours ago
Schrodinger's cat
pierozaAssigned a vote 9 hours ago
pieroza
In The Photography Workshop Series, Aperture Foundation works with the world's top photographers to distill their creative approaches, teachings and insights on photography, offering the workshop experience in a book. Its goal is to inspire...
Todd Hido on Landscapes, Interiors, and the Nude
  • 6 shelves