- This is a book that none of us can afford to ignore – an agenda-setting, campaigning investigation that shows how global finance works for the few and not the many. ** A Financial Times Book of the Year ** ‘Essential reading’ YANIS VAROUFAKIS We need finance – but when finance grows too big it becomes a curse. The City of London is the single biggest drain on our resources, sucking talent out of...
Cena: 42,75 zł
- Kennedys were always taught to win at all costs. And they did – but the costs were unimaginable... Across decades and generations, the Kennedys have been a family of charismatic adventurers, raised to take risks and excel. Their name is synonymous with American royalty. Their commitment to public service is legendary. But, for all the successes, the family has been blighted by assassinations, fatal...
Cena: 61,75 zł
- Poradnik do gry The Curse of Monkey Island jest kompleksowym opisem tego, jak zdjąć czar z zaklętej Elaine i pokonać złego LeChucka. Aby ułatwić i uprzyjemnić korzystanie z poradnika, został on opatrzony screen’ami niemal każdej wykonywanej czynności. Spis treści: -Wstęp -[Part I] The Demise of the Zombie Pirate LeChuck -[Part II] The Curse gets worse cz.1 -[Part II] The Curse gets worse cz.2 -[Part...
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- Poradnik do gry Broken Sword The Serpent’s Curse umożliwia bezproblemowe ukończenie tego tytułu . W tekście opisano dokładnie wszystkie czynności, które należy wykonać, aby obejrzeć napisy końcowe. Uwzględniono każdy warty uwagi przedmiot i postać z którą należy porozmawiać. Zagadki logiczne zostały opisane i wyjaśnione. Zawarto też porady dotyczące uzyskania wszystkich Achivements (Osiągnięć). Kompendium...
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- ”Lukundoo and Other Stories” is one of those stories that are scary to read. The story of a man who breaks a taboo, then bears a cruel punishment. Curse is one of the punishments. The story will appeal to those who are interested in colonial anxiety and horror of the body.
- A house party at a country house in Connecticut, reputedly a house under a curse. The owner dies mysteriously, and one of the house party vanishes. The characters of the wealthy murdered man, his young wife and his daughter, as well as those of the servants and detectives are more than usually convincing and the story altogether adapted for effortless fireside reading. While the reader is prevented...
- ‘The Looting Machine' is a searing exposé of the global web of traders, bankers, middlemen, despots and corporate raiders that is pillaging Africa's vast natural wealth. From the killing fields of Congo to the crude-slicked creeks of Nigeria, a great endowment of oil, diamonds, copper, iron, gold and coltan has become a curse that condemns millions to poverty, violence and oppression. That curse is...
Cena: 41,80 zł
- The book reflects the state of 19th-century society in the United States – votes in the Senate and Congress are bought and sold, all this is carefully hidden and masked. The curse of the „Tennessee” land, which could but did not enrich the young people who are the heirs of this land, is largely activated by the heirs themselves – typical Americans of that time, who want to quickly make a fortune.
- In the novel The House of the Seven Gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne, one of the founders of American literature, once again, after a series of short stories and the famous Scarlet Letter, addresses the Puritan past and present of his homeland, New England. Legends and legends from national and family history, animated by the author’s fantasy on Gothic themes, add up to the chronicle of the age-old confrontation...
- Award-winning original fiction for learners of English. At seven levels, from Starter to Advanced, this impressive selection of carefully graded readers offers exciting reading for every student's capabilities. Three stories to make you think, set in the near future, 100 years and 1500 years from now. The end of spam - a curse or a blessing? Are people robots? What happens to the last brain in the...
Cena: 27,55 zł