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  • Autor: Neil deGrasse Tyson

    Death by Black Hole - And Other Cosmic Quandaries

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 27. novembra 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Na sklade
    Bežná cena: 16,50 €
    Vaša cena: 15,68 
    Readers of his essays in Natural History magazine recognise Neil deGrasse Tyson's talent for guiding them through the mysteries of the cosmos with clarity and enthusiasm. Here, Tyson compiles his favourite essays across a myriad of topics. The title essay introduces readers to the physics of black holes by explaining the gory details of what would happen … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Neil deGrasse Tyson

    Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 15. mája 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Na sklade
    Bežná cena: 19,50 €
    Vaša cena: 18,53 
    "Tyson has told the story of our Universe magnificently in these 12 short chapters. .. This may have been written for people in a hurry, but I urge you to take your time. It will all be over far too soon. " BBC Sky at Night There's no better guide through mind-expanding questions such as what the nature of space and time is, how we fit within the … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Kip S. Thorne

    Black Holes & Time Warps

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 17. januára 1995
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 18,50 €
    Vaša cena: 17,58 
    Which of these bizarre phenomena, if any, can really exist in our universe? Black holes, down which anything can fall but from which nothing can return; wormholes, short spacewarps connecting regions of the cosmos; singularities, where space and time are so violently warped that time ceases to exist and space becomes a kind of foam; gravitational waves, … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Michael Dietsch

    Whiskey - A Spirited Story with 75 Classic and Original Cocktails

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 17. júna 2016
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Na sklade
    Bežná cena: 28,88 €
    Vaša cena: 27,44 
    Whiskey cocktails that go well beyond the Old-Fashioned. Whiskey is booming in popularity. Craft distilleries are making whiskeys not just from corn, rye and malted barley but also from grains such as quinoa and triticale. Cocktail lovers embrace the earthy, bitter, savoury notes from “brown” spirits. Here Michael Dietsch offers a little bit of … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Gregory Mone

    Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 28. marca 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Na sklade
    Bežná cena: 11,95 €
    Vaša cena: 11,35 
    Neil deGrasse Tyson’s #1 New York Times best-selling guide to the cosmos, adapted for young readers. From the basics of physics to big questions about the nature of space and time, celebrated astrophysicist and science communicator Neil deGrasse Tyson breaks down the mysteries of the cosmos into bite-sized pieces. Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Fareed Zakaria

    Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 6. októbra 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Na sklade
    Bežná cena: 15,95 €
    Vaša cena: 15,15 
    Lenin once said, "There are decades when nothing happens and weeks when decades happen. " This is one of those times when history has sped up. CNN host and best-selling author Fareed Zakaria helps readers to understand the nature of a post-pandemic world: the political, social, technological, and economic consequences that may take years to unfold. Written … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Jessica Bruder

    Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 5. novembra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 15,95 €
    Vaša cena: 15,15 
    From the beet fields of North Dakota to the campgrounds of California to Amazon's CamperForce programme in Texas, American employers have discovered a new, low-cost labour pool, made up largely of transient older adults. These invisible casualties of the Great Recession have taken to the road by the tens of thousands in RVs and modified vans, forming a growing … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Howard Phillips Lovecraft

    The New Annotated H.P. Lovecraft

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 21. októbra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 36,95 €
    Vaša cena: 35,10 
    In 2014, The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft was published and devoured by the Lovecraft community and general readers alike. The landmark volume included twenty-two stories but there are many others worthy of attention, including Lovecraft's favourites. In this follow-up, twenty-five more Lovecraft stories are re-presented as well as a number of never-before-seen … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Avis Lang, Neil deGrasse Tyson

    Accessory to War

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 16. októbra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 17,50 €
    Vaša cena: 16,63 
    In this fascinating foray into the millennia-long relationship between science and military power, "the world's best science communicator" (Times Literary Supplement), astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and writer Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war. "The overlap is strong, and it's a two- … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Caitlin Doughtyová

    Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 20. septembra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 15,50 €
    Vaša cena: 14,73 
    Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives dozens of questions about death. What would happen to an astronaut's body if it was pushed out of a space shuttle? Do people poop when they die? Can Grandma have a Viking funeral? In the tradition of Randall Munroe's What If?, Doughty's new book, Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?, blends her scientific … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Anthony Burgess

    A Clockwork Orange

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 4. júna 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 14,95 €
    Vaša cena: 14,20 
    In Anthony Burgess's influential nightmare vision of the future, where the criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, a teen who talks in a fantastically inventive slang that evocatively renders his and his friends' intense reaction against their society. Dazzling and transgressive, A Clockwork Orange is … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Michael Lewis

    Liars Poker

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 29. augusta 2011
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 12,95 €
    Vaša cena: 12,30 
    Michael Lewis was fresh out of Princeton and the London School of Economics when he landed a job at Salomon Brothers, one of Wall Street's premier investment firms. During the next three years, Lewis rose from callow trainee to bond salesman, raking in millions for the firm and cashing in on a modern-day gold rush. Liar's Poker is the culmination … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Robert Kuttner

    Can Democracy Survive Global Capitalism?

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 16. apríla 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 15,95 €
    Vaša cena: 15,15 
    In the years surrounding the Second World War, a serendipitous confluence of events created a healthy balance between the market and the polity-between the engine of capitalism and the egalitarian ideals of democracy. Yet, from the 1970s on, a power shift occurred in which financial regulations were rolled back, taxes were cut, inequality worsened … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Roger Steffens

    So Much Things to Say

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 27. novembra 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 17,95 €
    Vaša cena: 17,05 
    Roger Steffens toured with Bob Marley for two weeks of his final tour of California in 1979 and the music icon was the first guest of Steffens' award-winning radio show. In So Much Things To Say, Steffens draws on a lifetime of scholarship to tell the story of Marley's childhood abandonment, his formative years in Trench Town, his seemingly meteoric rise … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Rob Riemen

    To Fight Against This Age

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 24. januára 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 18,95 €
    Vaša cena: 18,00 
    A poignant meditation on our modern predicament: the rise, once again, of barbarism in the midst of mass democracy. Thomas Mann and Albert Camus understood something many political scientists still find difficult to fathom. Deprived of any coherent theory, fascism is characterised by its politics of resentment, stirring up of anger and fear, xenophobia, need … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Fareed Zakaria

    In Defense of a Liberal Education

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 30. marca 2015
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 42 dní
    Bežná cena: 28,99 €
    Vaša cena: 27,54 
    The liberal arts are under attack. Degree courses like English and history, once very popular and highly respected, are in steep decline. In the US President Obama recently urged students to keep in mind that technical training could be more valuable than a degree in art history. In this urgently needed book, Fareed Zakaria argues that this turn away … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Diane Ackerman

    The Zookeeper's Wife

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 7. februára 2017
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 14 dní
    Bežná cena: 13,99 €
    Vaša cena: 13,29 
    1939: the Germans have invaded Poland. The keepers of the Warsaw zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, survive the bombardment of the city, only to see the occupiers ruthlessly kill many of their animals. The Nazis then carry off the prized specimens to Berlin for their program to create the "purest" breeds, much as they saw themselves as the purest human race. … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Diane Ackerman

    The Zookeeper's Wife A War Story

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 1. októbra 2008
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 42 dní
    Bežná cena: 13,99 €
    Vaša cena: 13,29 
    After their zoo was bombed, Polish zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski managed to save over three hundred people from the Nazis by hiding refugees in the empty animal cages. With animal names for these "guests," and human names for the animals, it's no wonder that the zoo's code name became "The House Under a Crazy Star. " Best-selling naturalist and acclaimed … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Nicholas Wapshott

    Wapshott

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 10. septembra 2012
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 15,99 €
    Vaša cena: 15,19 
    As the crash of 1929 plunged the world economy into turmoil, two men emerged with competing claims on how to restore balance. John Maynard Keynes, the mercurial Cambridge economist, believed that government had a duty to spend. He met his opposite in a little-known Austrian economics professor, Friedrich Hayek, who considered attempts to intervene … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Nicholas Wapshott

    Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 2. marca 2012
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 42 dní
    Bežná cena: 30,37 €
    Vaša cena: 28,85 
    As the stock market crash of 1929 plunged the world into turmoil, two men emerged with competing claims on how to restore balance to economies gone awry. John Maynard Keynes, the mercurial Cambridge economist, believed that government had a duty to spend when others would not. He met his opposite in a little-known Austrian economics professor, Freidrich … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Kolektív autorov

    What Do You Care What Other People Think?

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 23. mája 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 12,16 €
    Vaša cena: 11,55 
    Like the "funny, brilliant, bawdy" (The New Yorker) "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!" this book's many stories-some funny, others intensely moving-display Richard P. Feynman's unquenchable thirst for adventure and unparalleled ability to recount important moments from his life. Here we meet Feynman's first wife, Arlene, who taught him of love's irreducible … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Peter Kuper

    Kafkaesque

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 18. januára 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 17,50 €
    Vaša cena: 16,63 
    Long fascinated with the work of Franz Kafka, Peter Kuper began illustrating his stories in 1988. Initially drawn to the master's dark humour, Kuper adapted the stories over the years to plumb their deeper truths. Working from new translations of the classic texts, Kuper has reimagined these iconic stories for the twenty-first century, using setting and perspective … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Alan Moore

    Jerusalem

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 27. novembra 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 16,95 €
    Vaša cena: 16,10 
    Begging comparisons to Tolstoy and Joyce, this "magnificent, sprawling cosmic epic" (Guardian) by Alan Moore-the genre-defying, "groundbreaking, hairy genius of our generation" (NPR)-takes its place among the most notable works of contemporary English literature. In decaying Northampton, eternity loiters between housing projects. Among saints, kings, prostitutes, … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Joseph E. Stiglitz

    Globalization and Its Discontents Revisited

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 7. júna 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Na sklade
    Bežná cena: 13,95 €
    Vaša cena: 13,25 
    hen it was first published, Globalization and Its Discontents quickly became a bestseller and a touchstone in the globalization debate. Renowned economist and Nobel Prize winner Joseph E. Stiglitz argued that the International Monetary Fund and other major institutions put the interests of Wall Street and other corporate interests ahead of the developing … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Burton G. Malkiel

    Random Walk Down Wall Street

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 22. júna 2015
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 26,50 €
    Vaša cena: 25,18 
    In a time of market volatility and economic uncertainty, when high-frequency traders and hedge fund managers seem to tower over the average investor, Burton G. Malkiel's classic and gimmick-free investment guide is now more necessary than ever. Rather than tricks, what you'll find here is a time-tested and thoroughly research-based strategy for your … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Elke Zimmermann, Günter Mader

    Walls 8211

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 8. februára 2014
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 50,30 €
    Vaša cena: 47,79 
    Fundamental elements of garden and landscape architecture, walls define borders, create spaces and provide protection. This book introduces the rich design potential of this structural element, offering a systematic set of guidelines and an inspiring store of models for designers, builders, horticulturists and landscape architects. … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: William Souder

    Mad at the World

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 13. októbra 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 31,50 €
    Vaša cena: 29,93 
    This first full-length biography of the Nobel Laureate to appear in a quarter century explores John Steinbeck's long apprenticeship as a writer struggling through the depths of the Great Depression, and his rise to greatness with masterpieces such as The Red Pony, Of Mice and Men and The Grapes of Wrath. His most poignant and evocative writing emerged … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Anne Harrington

    Mind Fixers: Psychiatrys Troubled Search for the Biology of Mental Illness

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 16. apríla 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 29,95 €
    Vaša cena: 28,45 
    In Mind Fixers, Anne Harrington, author of The Cure Within, explores psychiatry's repeatedly frustrated struggle to understand mental disorder in biomedical terms. She shows how the stalling of early twentieth century efforts in this direction allowed Freudians and social scientists to insist, with some justification, that they had better ways of analysing and … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Dani Rodrik

    Economics Rules

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 1. septembra 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 12,95 €
    Vaša cena: 12,30 
    In the wake of the financial crisis and the Great Recession, economics seems anything but a science. In this sharp, masterfully argued book, Dani Rodrik, a leading critic from within, takes a close look at economics to examine when it falls short and when it works, to give a surprisingly upbeat account of the discipline. Drawing on the … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: David Rohde

    In Deep

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 21. apríla 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 29,95 €
    Vaša cena: 28,45 
    Three-quarters of Americans believe that a group of unelected government and military officials secretly manipulate or direct national policy in the United States. President Trump blames the "deep state" for his impeachment. But what is the American "deep state" and does it really exist? To conservatives, the "deep state" is an ever-growing government … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Ruchir Sharma

    The 10 Rules of Successful Nations

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 27. apríla 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 18,95 €
    Vaša cena: 18,00 
    A wake-up call to economists who failed to foresee every recent crisis, including the cataclysm of 2008, The 10 Rules of Successful Nations is a slim primer full of pioneering insights on the political, economic, and social habits of successful nations. Distilled from Sharma's quarter century traveling the world as a writer and investor, his rules … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Kate Brown

    Manual for Survival

    Vydavateľstvo: W. W. Norton & Company
    Dátum vydania: 17. marca 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 11,95 €
    Vaša cena: 11,35 
    After the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986, international aid organizations sought to help the victims but were stymied by post-Soviet political roadblocks. Efforts to gain access to the site of catastrophic radiation damage were denied, and the residents of Chernobyl were given no answers as their lives hung in the balance. Drawing on a decade of archival … Zobraziť viac info ►