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yansyang added a title to their For later shelf May 25 2018
Roth's award-winning first book instantly established its author's reputation as a writer of explosive wit, merciless insight, and a fierce compassion for even the most self-deluding of his characters. Goodbye, Columbus is the story of Neil...
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yansyang moved a title to their Completed shelf May 07 2018
Discusses the end sections of each chromosome called telomeres, the enzyme that replenishes them, their role in the aging process, and specific lifestyle habits to that protect telomeres, slow down disease, and lengthen life.
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yansyang moved a title to their Completed shelf May 07 2018
In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food...
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yansyang moved a title to their Completed shelf May 07 2018
Relive one of the greatest adventure stories of all time in this stunning, unabridged edition featuring bold, dynamic woodcuts by John Lawrence. (Ages 9-14) FIFTEEN MEN ON A DEAD MAN'S CHEST -- YO-HO-HO AND A BOTTLE OF RUM! A treasure map where...
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yansyang added a title to their For later shelf Apr 06 2018
The author believes that "many efforts by liberals to help the black underclass not only fail but often harm the intended beneficiaries. The intentions behind welfare programs may be noble, but in practice they have slowed the self-development...
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