Rough remembers her grandfather who had HED and the sorrowful outcome that resulted in his death at This memoir dealing with modern medical science and the choices it offers new parents, speaks to issues we may one day have to face ourselves. September 15, - pm. Robert Hellenga is a major American novelist, who has shown remarkable versatility in the breadth of his work.
His fine new novel, Snakewoman of Little Egypt , is a far-fetched but absolutely convincing tale of love between an Anthropology Professor and an ex-con. September 14, - pm. Poet, novelist and essayist, David Huddle will read from Glory River , his most recent volume of poems. In a new century in which the values of the past are dissolving and those of the future are frightening, the poems of Glory River pit precise observation, extravagant language, and humor against despair in an attempt to find a way to live.
During the summer he teaches at the Bread Loaf School of English. September 13, - pm. Iowa Workshop Graduate, Susanna Daniel will read from her debut novel, Stiltsville , a love story about a woman who moves from dull Atlanta to a community of houses in a place called Stiltsville, built on pilings in the middle of Biscayne Bay in Miami.
September 10, - pm. Jeannette Walls, whose heartbreaking memoir, Glass Castle , became an overnight bestseller in , will read from her second book, Half Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel , the story of her bright, tough-as-nails maternal grandmother, Lily, who died when Jeannette was eight. Drawing on memories, family stories and her own research, Walls brings her adventurous grandmother to life with Half Broke Horses.
Lily survived tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression, and the most heartbreaking personal tragedy. She bristled at prejudice of all kinds--against women, Native Americans, and anyone else who didn't fit the mold. In this true-life novel, Jeannette Walls channels that kindred spirit.
Destined to become a classic, it will transfix readers everywhere. September 9, - pm. The new poems in this collection reflect Cashman's sense of place and of the spiritual groundings of daily life. Secrets , a sequence of thirteen poems written following a visit to Palestine, are passionate responses to contemporary political tragedy. Usually dispatched from USA business days This volume is the product of more than forty years of intensive and far-reaching research into every major motor racing event held anywhere in the world.
Using primary source materials whenever possible, often cross referencing several sources, author Jim O'Keefe left no stone unturned in his effort to comprehensively document motor racing The mention of BMW brings to mind legendary cars like the pre-war , This book provides a graphic overview of the history and the most successful models of the car manufacturer whose name became synonymous with 'sports car'.
Noblesse oblige - this has been true for nearly 80 years now. Usually dispatched from UK business days This visual presentation of the fascination of racecars and their visual design will not only appeal to boys of all ages.
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Not only was Siffert a great national hero in Switzerland, but also an icon to The compelling account of Ferruccio Lamborghini, the well-to-do businessman from Bologna, who, having bought his first Ferrari, decided to improve on the performance of the Prancing Horse, by switching from building tractors to building cars. In , he launched the company, Automobili Ferruccio A wonderful competition history of the remarkable Abarth and racers developed from the Nuova There are many great photographs of these amazing little machines. For a fan of the tiny Fiats, it's worth buying for the photographs, although most of us would need an Usually dispatched from UK business days Publisher's Notes: The World Superbike Championship has always been considered a spectacle for the more technical enthusiast.
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The modified mass production bikes, that constitute the very soul of sports motorcycling, representing the point of contact between the most advanced technology and the machines that we see darting along the public Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia Publisher's Notes: Those who think the Formula 1 World Championship begins with the first race are wrong. This extraordinary event, which started as a sort of joke and almost by Originally built as a cheap, functional form of transport, it is now an object of beauty, exuding style, sex appeal and impressive power.
It is a reputation that is well-deserved. With razor-sharp handling and power aplenty, Porsche cars offer a driving experience like no other. This book sketches the entire history of the Stuttgart company's sports cars, from the legendary to It is copiously illustrated, although many of the photographs are factory brochure shots. It covers the design and development of the Beetle from prewar prototypes to the last of the air-cooled models.
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The final chapter describes the New Beetle. It is a fun book but very informative. If you are a scooter fan, you should have this book. Text in English and French.
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There is no doubt that the 2CV perfectly encapsulates this phenomenon. With over 5 million cars produced between and , the 2CV spanned an era that goes from the Second World War to the fall of the Berlin wall, remaining true to It was an immediate success and remained in production until when it was replaced by the The book tells the story of the , the coach-built and other special versions, the NSU-Fiat and Steyr-Puch licence built s, the and finishes with the new Usually dispatched from UK business days.
Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia The first complete history of Australia's role in the tunnelling war of , of the men and the units in which they served, and of life in the tomb-like tunnels of the war underground. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia The Battle of Fromelles remains the single bloodiest day in terms of soldiers killed, wounded or missing, in Australia's military history. Remains of soldiers were recently discovered in mass graves in northern France and the final soldier will be laid to rest when a new cemetery officially opens on 19th July, - the 94th anniversary of the