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Everything Else You Always Wanted to Know About God (But Were Afr...
by Eric Metaxas

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English

Pages

210

Publication Date

April 15, 2015

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<b>In his earlier book, Eric Metaxas tackled the questions people had always wanted to ask about God. His book was well-received, but Metaxas soon realized there was a long list of questions that still needed to be addressed.</b><br /><br /> In <i>Everything <u>Else</u> You Always Wanted to Know about God…</i>, the author answers the rest–and some of the very best–of the questions that surface when God is the topic of conversation. Metaxas’ s welcoming tone and his skillful use of humor lower readers’ defenses. He presents biblical truth in the form of engaging answers that can’t help but connect, whether the reader is an inquisitive skeptic, an open-minded agnostic, or even a new believer looking to get grounded in the basics of the Christian faith. <br /><br /> No matter who is asking the questions, this sequel delivers the goods with disarming candor and biblical authority. <b><br /> </b>
White House Confidential: The Little Book of Weird Presidential H...
by , Austin Hill

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English

Pages

368

Publication Date

July 19, 2016

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<b>An irreverent look at Presidential foibles, follies, fibs, and moral failures</b><br /><br />Were past presidents smarter, more honest, and better behaved that those we elect today? Don’t bet on it! <i>White House Confidential</i> shows that commanders-in-chief have been lying, cheating, stealing, and womanizing from the days of the Founding Fathers. Focusing on the qualities that never made it into White House press releases, the authors look at their sexual misdeeds and strange family relationships, scandals that engulfed administrations, fights with enemies, and questionable money matters. Dip into these pages to find out:<br /><br /> Which president was famous for being the richest man alive because of all his brilliant real estate deals?<br /> Which president was born in Canada, and was ineligible to hold the office of president?<br /> Which president caused some problems by trying to grow “strange herbs” in the White House garden?<br /> Which president often ordered White House staff to rub Vaseline into his scalp while he ate breakfast in bed?<br /> Which president often called his deputy chief of staff “Turd Blossom”?<br /><br />Updated with new material about many presidents including George W. Bush and Barack Obama, <i>White House Confidential</i> will have you laughing (and sometimes cursing!) as you take a second look at the next occupant of the Oval Office.
The Encyclopedia Shatnerica: An A to Z Guide to the Man and His U...
by Robert Schnakenberg

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English

Pages

292

Publication Date

October 21, 2014

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THE DEFINITIVE BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM SHATNER IS BACK—IN A SUPER-EXPANDED MILLENNIUM EDITION!<br />  <br /> This updated edition of <i>The Encyclopedia Shatnerica </i>is your complete guide to the life and work of William Shatner—actor, singer, writer, director, horseman, game show host, and legendary Hollywood lothario. Hop aboard the Starship Irreverent as certified “Shatnerologist” Robert Schnakenberg documents every aspect of The Great One’s career, including:<br />  <br />      •  More than fifty years of major film, TV, and stage appearances—from<i> The Twilight Zone </i>and <i>Star Trek</i> to <i>T. J. Hooker </i>and <i>Boston Legal</i><br />      •  Shatner’s many musical misadventures—including his legendary covers of “Rocket Man” and “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds”<br />      •  Scandalous allegations and scathing anecdotes from <i>Star Trek </i>costars<br />  <br /> Plus more girdle, divorce, and toupee trivia than you can shake a phaser at! Fully updated for the first time in ten years, with all-new material on Denny Crane, Nerine Kidd, <i>Iron Chef USA</i>, and more, <i>The Encyclopedia Shatnerica </i>remains the definitive biography of an entertainment icon.<br />
Christopher Walken A to Z: The Man, the Movies, the Legend
by Robert Schnakenberg

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English

Pages

288

Publication Date

September 30, 2014

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The Complete Guide To All Things Walken<br /> <br />He’s been a dancer, a baker, a lion tamer, an award-winning actor, and a Hollywood legend. But Christopher Walken has never been the subject of a comprehensive biographical reference—until now.<br /> <br />Here at last is a complete A-to-Z guide to this one-of-a-kind performer, featuring entries on everything from the Actors Studio (the legendary theatrical workshop where Walken spent eleven years as a janitor) to Zombie Movies (one of Walken’s favorite film genres). Along the way, readers will discover:<br /> <br /> • Acting secrets and behind-the-scenes trivia from each of Walken’s 100+ films—everything<br /> from Annie Hall to Hairspray and beyond.<br /> • Recipes and kitchen tips from “Chef Walken”—including a look at his short-lived TV show,<br /> Cooking with Chris.<br /> • Walken’s music videos for Madonna, Duran Duran, and Fatboy Slim.<br /> • The secrets of maintaining his extraordinary hair.<br /> • Observations and reminiscences from Steven Spielberg, Quentin Tarantino, Tim Burton,<br /> Woody Allen, Dennis Hopper, and countless others.<br /> <br />Plus more bizarre B movies and Saturday Night Live appearances than you can shake a cowbell at! Complete with fascinating trivia and dozens of photographs, Christopher Walken A to Z offers the definitive look at a pop culture phenomenon.
A Short History of Drunkenness: How, Why, Where, and When Humanki...
by Mark Forsyth

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English

Pages

244

Publication Date

May 08, 2018

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<b>From the internationally bestselling author of <i>The Etymologicon</i>, a lively and fascinating exploration of how, throughout history, each civilization has found a way to celebrate, or to control, the eternal human drive to get sloshed</b><br /><br />Almost every culture on earth has drink, and where there's drink there's drunkenness. But in every age and in every place drunkenness is a little bit different. It can be religious, it can be sexual, it can be the duty of kings or the relief of peasants. It can be an offering to the ancestors, or a way of marking the end of a day's work. It can send you to sleep, or send you into battle.<br /><br /> Making stops all over the world, <i>A Short History of Drunkenness</i> traces humankind's love affair with booze from our primate ancestors through to the 20th century, answering every possible question along the way: What did people drink? How much? Who did the drinking? Of the many possible reasons, why? On the way, learn about the Neolithic Shamans, who drank to communicate with the spirit world (no pun intended), marvel at how Greeks got giddy and Sumerians got sauced, and find out how bars in the Wild West were never quite like in the movies.<br /><br /> This is a history of the world at its inebriated best.
The Book of Uniques
by Nathan Coppedge

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English

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August 27, 2014

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Nathan Coppedge, previously the author of The Dimensional Psychologist’s Toolkit and Nathan Coppedge’s Perpetual Motion Machine Designs & Theory, here presents a variety of unique graphic symbols and archetypes.<br /><br />The primary graphic listings are preceded by a short textual listing, which is being periodically updated to include the very best and most select objects, persons, and ideas.
An Introduction to Ghosts
by Hans Holzer

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English

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157

Publication Date

September 25, 2012

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<b>Join paranormal expert and storyteller extraordinaire Hans Holzer as he explores ghostly manifestations of every variety and delves into the true nature of the “other side”</b><br />In this groundbreaking work, professor Hans Holzer provides a thorough introduction to the art and science of successful and lucid communication with the world beyond. Here he delves into the nature of life and death, shares invaluable information that every would-be ghost hunter should know, and explains the exact nature of what we understand to be a “ghost.”
It's a Creepy World: Dark Origins of some of the Most Used Saying...
by , Janay Woodward

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English

Pages

40

Publication Date

September 24, 2019

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Do you know what you’re really saying?Join us as we explore the dark and creepy meanings behind commonly used idioms we use every day.Peel back the layers of history to discover the origins and meanings of the things we say.
What Really Happened?: Thirteen Forgotten Mysteries of the Past
by , Chris Bobonich

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English

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253

Publication Date

March 11, 2017

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This is a collection of forgotten mysteries of the past -- stories of real people and events and we try to tell you what really happened. While some of these cases may be ones you've heard of, others will be new to you. A novelist walks away from her home and a troubled marriage on a cold wintry night--and is never seen again. Two thieves make their way into a Boston art museum and carry out the largest art heist in history. The paintings, which were valued at over $500 million, have never been recovered. The most famous defense lawyer of his time is on trial for bribery and chooses to defend himself. What is the verdict? A flamboyant adventurer goes searching for the City of Gold with his son and both vanish into the dark and deadly Amazon--what happened to them? How close are we to discovering extraterrestrial life--or are we alone in the universe?
The Visual Miscellaneum: A Colorful Guide to the World's Most Con...
by David McCandless

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English

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256

Publication Date

October 21, 2014

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<p><em>The Visual Miscellaneum</em> is a unique, groundbreaking look at the modern information age, helping readers make sense of the countless statistics and random facts that constantly bombard us. Using cutting edge graphs, charts, and illustrations, David McCandless creatively visualizes the world's surprising relationships and compelling data, covering everything from the most pleasurable guilty pleasures to how long it takes different condiments to spoil to world maps of Internet search terms.</p>

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