Seems you have not registered as a member of br2.biz!

You may have to register before you can download all our books and magazines, click the sign up button below to create a free account.

Sign up

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  • Language: en

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

None

The Wisdom Of Crowds
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 306

The Wisdom Of Crowds

  • Type: Book
  • -
  • Published: 2005
  • -
  • Publisher: Anchor

Looks at the theory that large groups have more collective intelligence than a smaller number of experts, drawing on a wide range of disciplines to offer insight into such topics as politics, business, and the environment.

Petersburg
  • Language: en

Petersburg

None

Memories of a Publisher 1865 - 1915
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 512

Memories of a Publisher 1865 - 1915

An account of the Putnam publishing concerns from 1872 through 1915,with a long list of authors associated with Putnam's, and also of Putnam's personal undertakings Discusses several Presidential campaigns of the late 1800s as well as WWI.George Haven Putnam (1844-1930) was the son of G. P. Putnam. He served in the Civil War until he was captured by the Confederates in 1864; he retired with the rank of major. On his father's death he became head of G. P. Putnam's Sons. Major Putnam was active in many civic and social causes. He organized the American Publishers' Copyright League in 1887 and led the successful battle for passage of an international copyright law in 1891. Among his many books are Books and Their Makers during the Middle Ages (2 vol., 1896-97), Memories of My Youth (1914), Memories of a Publisher (1915), and Some Memories of the Civil War (1924).

Counterparts
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 384

Counterparts

  • Type: Book
  • -
  • Published: 1999
  • -
  • Publisher: Unknown

None

Lindbergh
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 640

Lindbergh

Lindbergh was the first solo pilot to cross the Atlantic non-stop from New York to Paris, in 1927. This awe-inspiring fight made him the most celebrated men of his day-a romantic symbol of the new aviation age. However, tragedy struck in 1932, where his baby was kidnapped and found dead. The unbearable trial forced Lindbergh into exile in England and France. However, his soon fasciation and involvement with the Nazi regime, resulted in public opinion turning against him. His life was at the forefront of pioneering research in aeronautics and rocketry. Also, his wife became one of the century's leading feminist voices. This biography explores the golden couple who have been considered American royalty.

A cry from the heart
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 272

A cry from the heart

Margaret Crosland's definitive biography sheds new light on the phenomenon that was Edith Piaf, enlarging on and in some cases correcting the half-truths provided by Piaf in her two autobiographies, The Wheel of Fortune and My Life. Piaf's rise to international stardom, her life-long addiction to alcohol and drugs including morphine, and her many turbulent love affairs and friendships are documented.

Red Storm Rising
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 830

Red Storm Rising

The superpowers hurtle towards global conflict, in this chillingly authentic vision of modern warfare.

Bowling Alone
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 541

Bowling Alone

Shows how changes in work, family structure, women's roles, and other factors have caused people to become increasingly disconnected from family, friends, neighbors, and democratic structures--and how they may reconnect.

Authors and Publishers: A Manual of Suggestions for Beginners in Literature, Comprising a Description of Publishing Methods and Arrangements,
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 320

Authors and Publishers: A Manual of Suggestions for Beginners in Literature, Comprising a Description of Publishing Methods and Arrangements,

  • Categories: Art
  • Type: Book
  • -
  • Published: 2018-02-28
  • -
  • Publisher: Palala Press

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.