Most people remember chemistry from their schooldays as largely incomprehensible, a subject that was fact-rich but understanding-poor, smelly, and so far removed from the real world of events and pleasures that there seemed little point, except for the most introverted, in coming to terms with its grubby concepts, spells, recipes, and rules. Peter Atkins wants […]
In 1946, the tabloid photographer known as Weegee relocated from New York City to Los Angeles. Abandoning the grisly crime scenes for which he was best known, Weegee trained his camera instead on Hollywood celebrities, starlets, autograph seekers, and shop-window mannequins, sometimes distorted through trick lenses and multiple exposures. Now I could really photograph the […]
Kate Bloom’s ordered world is turned upside down when notorious bad boy and superstar athlete Jesse Chapman comes home. Seeing him again reminds Kate of all the reasons she harbored a Texas-sized crush on him back when they were kids. But she isn’t a little girl anymore… and she’s ready to show this hell-raising playboy […]
Prefazione di Maurizio De Giovanni. Nel corso di un’inchiesta su di un traffico d’armi, ispezionando una caverna che funge da deposito di ordigni, Montalbano scopre un passaggio che conduce a un’altra grotta, e qui trova due cadaveri: un ragazzo e una ragazza uccisi cinquant’anni prima. Obbedendo all’istinto che lo spinge a ricercare una verità sbiadita […]
This six-level series of factual readers allows English language learners to explore a variety of fascinating real-world topics. Each reader has been carefully graded to reinforce the main structures and vocabulary covered in most major language courses. The use of the plus symbol (+) highlights the increased level of challenge in language as compared to […]
Ma charmante, mon inoubliable! Tant que les creux de mes bras se souviendront de toi, tant que tu seras encore sur mon épaule et sur mes lèvres, je serai avec toi. Je mettrai toutes mes larmes dans quelque chose qui soit digne de toi, et qui reste. J’inscrirai ton souvenir dans des images tendres, tendres, […]
Sicher! B1+ ist ein Lehrwerk fur Erwachsene und junge Erwachsene wiederholt, festig und erweitert den Stoff der Niveaustafe B1 des Gemeinsamen Europaischen Referenzrahmens fuhrt zu den Prufungen der Stufe B1.
Using an inquiry-based approach to learning, Oxford Discover develops the communication skills and thinking skills students need for success in the 21st century. Who are your family and friends? Where can we see colors? How can we make music? Oxford Discover uses Big Questions such as these to tap into students’ natural curiosity. It enables […]