Cows, Pigs, Wars, and Witches: The Riddles of Culture

This book challenges those who argue that we can change the world by changing the way people think The author shows that no matter how bizarre a people s behavior may seem, it always stems from concrete social and economic conditions It is by isolating and identifying these conditions that we will

Hobo Sapien: Freight Train Hopping Tao and Zen

Garrison Keillor meets Jack Kerouac meets Mahatma Gandhi in this wry, roadwise scripture Hobo Sapien is a series of freight train parables born out of the author s twelve plus years riding freight trains, combined with lessons learned in his seven year stint as a Self Realization Fellowship monk,

The House of the Four Winds (One Dozen Daughters, #1)

The tiny nation of Swansgaard is a lovely place with abundant natural resources, including the royal family, which has been blessed with twelve daughters and a son As this boisterous baker s dozen approaches adulthood, the king and queen lovingly tell their daughters, You must make your own

Treasure of Khan (Dirk Pitt, #19)

Black Wind continued Dirk Pitt s meteoric career with one of Clive Cussler s most audacious, and well received novels yet But now Cussler takes an extraordinary leap, with one of his most remarkable villains ever Genghis Khan the greatest conqueror of all time, who, at his peak, ruled an empire

Deep Six (Dirk Pitt, #7)

Another impossible to put down Houston Chronicle classic Dirk Pitt adventure from the New York Times bestselling author of the NUMA Files and the Sam and Remi Fargo Adventures.A deadly tide of poison flows into ocean waters A ghost ship drifts across the empty northern Pacific A luxury Soviet

Devil's Gate (NUMA Files, #9)

A Japanese cargo ship cruises the eastern Atlantic near the Azores when it bursts into flames A gang of pirates speeds to take advantage of the disaster when their boat explodes What is happening in this part of the world As Kurt Austin, Joe Zavala, and the rest of the NUMA Special Assignments

The Silent Sea (Oregon Files, #7)

Clive Cussler s tales of the Oregon and its crew the clever, indefatigable Juan Cabrillo and his merry band of tough, tech savvy fighting men and women Publishers Weekly have made fans of hundreds of thousands of readers But the Oregon s sixth adventure is its most remarkable one yet On

Home from the Sea (Elemental Masters, #7)

Mari Prothero turns sixteen, and learns the family fishing luck depends on each generation marrying a sea dweller, but she demands her choice of suitors and a teacher from the sea ruler In London, the stuffy official magicians send a pair of friends to seek the new water mage, little knowing the

Crescent Dawn (Dirk Pitt, #21)

In A.D 327, a Roman galley barely escapes a pirate attack with its extraordinary cargo In 1916, a British warship mysteriously explodes in the middle of the North Sea In the present day, a cluster of important mosques in Turkey and Egypt are wracked by explosions Does anything tie them together

Mirage (Oregon Files, #9)

The extraordinary new novel in the 1 New York Times bestselling series from the grand master of adventure In October 1943, a U.S destroyer sailed out of Philadelphia and supposedly vanished, the result of a Navy experiment with electromagnetic radiation The story was considered a hoax but now

10 Little Rubber Ducks

Traditional Chinese edition of 10 Little Rubber Ducks by Eric Carle a Laura Ingalls Wilder Award winner The rubber ducks were sent to the ocean by a storm One lost his way and was adopted by a mother duck Can he squeak like other ducks Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc.