Sleazeford

By Morris Kenyon

One sleepy Fenland city. Polish chancers wanting to make a quick greenback with out questions requested. a gaggle of businessmen with humorous handshakes eager to rake off tremendous cash from city making plans contracts. A neo-Nazi bigot who'll leap on the likelihood of turning into Mayor seeing it because the first stepping stone on his march to international strength. His bunch of thuggish skinhead hangers-on. upload an immense, deserted business complicated at the fringe of city ripe for redevelopment. combine all of them jointly and what might be able to get it wrong? other than that issues quickly increase approach past something any of those teams expected.

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Vault Guide to the Case Interview

By Mark Asher

This advisor contains greater than 50 real case interviews, and different consulting interview situations. It additionally covers very important frameworks together with Porter's 5 Forces, the capital asset pricing version, the BCG Matrix and extra.

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Poker Math Made Easy

By Roy Rounder

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Poker math isn't really rocket technology.

The fundamentals of calculating poker odds are literally rather simple… and simply require
knowledge of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and department. should you made it earlier the
5th grade, you could discover ways to determine “pot odds” very quickly.

Personally, I performed no restrict Texas Holdem for YEARS with no understanding ANY of this
stuff. I used my “instincts” while determining even if to stick in a hand.

When i ultimately discovered a few poker “math”, my talents elevated significantly. not just
because i started making greater judgements on the desk, yet simply because my new talents resulted in
me to new INSIGHTS in regards to the video game and the way it’s performed.

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High Times: A 40-Year History of the World's Most Infamous Magazine

Based in 1974 by means of an bold political activist and outlaw drug smuggler, High Times has been a innovative enterprise correct from the beginning. delivering alternative political statement and unabashed enthusiasm for hashish, LSD, and psychedelic mushrooms, the confirmed good fortune and endurance of the journal all through the years has cemented its acceptance because the world's best countercultural publication.

In the Nineteen Seventies, each reader dreamed of an afternoon whilst criminal pot will be bought in retail stores, and now—just in time for High Times' fortieth anniversary—it turns out that dream could ultimately be coming precise. High instances: A 40-Year background of the World's Most Infamous Magazine celebrates this awesome journal with a collection of the greater than 420 covers—some outstanding, a few ridiculous and a few hilarious—that showcase the evolution of the counterculture, complimented through incisive new essays from present High Times editors contextualizing the background of this precise publication.

Arranged by way of decade, High instances: A 40-Year History of the World's Most Infamous Magazine displays the evolution of the booklet itself, from a revolutionary counterculture bible for a starting to be neighborhood of antiauthoritarian rebels to a longtime journal maintaining velocity with the exponential progress of the cannabis industry and legitimization of the therapeutic herb. A funny advent via comedian Tommy Chong—who has been on extra covers of High Times than anyone—kicks off this celebratory tome. provided as a lavish coffee-table ebook, the colourful pages are jam-packed with beautiful photographs that experience captured marijuana's largest moments and encouraged the goals of generations of hedonists looking for definitely the right excessive.

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The Lords of Discipline: A Novel

By Pat Conroy

In this strong, enthralling, and acclaimed bestseller, Pat Conroy sweeps us into the turbulent global of 4 younger men—friends, cadets, and blood brothers—and their days of hazing, heartbreak, satisfaction, betrayal, and, finally, humanity. We pass deep into the center of the novel’s hero, Will McLean, a rebellious outsider together with his personal own code of honor who's scuffling with into manhood the tough manner. Immersed in a poignant love affair with a haunting good looks, Will needs to boldly confront the terrifying injustice of a corrupt establishment as he struggles to reveal a mysterious workforce referred to as “The Ten.”

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Midaq Alley

By Naguib Mahfouz

Thought of through many to be Mahfouz's most sensible novel,  Midaq Alley facilities round the  residents of 1 of the hustling, teeming again alleys  of Cairo. No different novel so vividly inspires the  sights and sounds of the town. The universality and  timelessness of this publication can't be denied.

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Retro Gamer [UK] Issue 155, 2016

Review: unfashionable Gamer journal is the single gaming journal within the united kingdom that's absolutely devoted to all elements of unfashionable gaming. in the event you re keen on Jet Set Willy, or nonetheless believe that the ZX Spectrum is the simplest video games desktop of all time then this can be the journal for you. every one factor comprises unique interviews with vintage builders of outdated, is going backstage of a few of the largest video games of all time and always unearths interesting new evidence approximately them.

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The Family Idiot: Gustave Flaubert, 1821-1857, Volume 1

By Jean-Paul Sartre

That Sartre's learn of Flaubert, The relatives Idiot, is a towering success in highbrow heritage hasn't ever been disputed. but critics have argued concerning the detailed nature of this novel, or biography, or "criticism-fiction" that is the summation of Sartre's philosophical, social, and literary idea. Sartre writes, easily, within the preface to the ebook: "The kin Idiot is the sequel to The query of Method. the topic: what, at this day and age, do we find out about a guy? It appeared to me that this query may in simple terms be spoke back by means of learning a selected case."

"A guy is rarely an individual," Sartre writes, "it will be extra becoming to name him a common singular. Summed up and consequently universalized through his epoch, he in flip resumes it via reproducing himself in it as singularity. common by means of the singular universality of human historical past, singular via the universalizing singularity of his tasks, he calls for simultaneous exam from either ends." this can be the strategy through which Sartre examines Flaubert and the society during which he existed.

Now this masterpiece is being made to be had in an encouraged English translation that captures all of the diversifications of Sartre's style—from the jaunty to the ponderous—and all of the nuances of even the main tough rules. quantity 1 comprises half one of many unique French paintings, l. a. structure, and is essentially concerned about Flaubert's formative years and adolescence.

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The Environmental Politics of Sacrifice (MIT Press)

By John M. Meyer

The proposal of sacrifice is the unstated factor of environmental politics. Politicians, the media, and plenty of environmentalists think that well-off populations will not make sacrifices now for destiny environmental merits and will not swap their styles and perceptions of intake to make ecological room for the world's 3 billion or so negative wanting to enhance their way of life. The Environmental Politics of Sacrifice challenges those assumptions, arguing that they restrict our coverage ideas, weaken our skill to visualize daring motion for switch, and blind us to the methods sacrifice already figures in lifestyle. the concept that of sacrifice has been interestingly unexamined in either activist and educational conversations approximately environmental politics, and this booklet is the 1st to confront it at once. The chapters deliver a number of disciplinary views to the subject. members supply choices to the normal knowledge on sacrifice; establish connections among sacrifice and human achievement in daily life, discovering such concrete examples as mom and dad' sacrifices in elevating youngsters, spiritual perform, artists' pursuit in their paintings, and infantrymen and policemen who danger their lives to do their jobs; and consider specific guidelines and practices that form our realizing of environmental difficulties, together with the carbon tax, incentives for cyclists, and the perils of eco-friendly intake. The Environmental Politics of Sacrifice places "sacrifice" firmly into the dialog approximately powerful environmental politics and regulations, insisting that activists and students do greater than swap the topic while the belief is introduced.

ContributorsPeter Cannavò, Shane Gunster, Cheryl corridor, Karen Litfin, Michael Maniates, John M. Meyer, Simon Nicholson, Anna Peterson, Thomas Princen, Sudhir Chella Rajan, Paul Wapner, Justin Williams

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