Death in War and Peace

Death in War and Peace is the first detailed historical study of experience of death. grief. and mourning in England in the fifty years after 1914. In it Professor Jalland explores the complex shift from a culture where death was accepted and grief was openly expressed before 1914..

The Business of Bass [Region 2]

Nathan East takes you into the studio and behind the scenes to learn and see first-hand what it takes to be a professional musician..

Art of the Corvette Deluxe 2016

An artistic celebration of the Corvette. America's most iconic and best-loved sports car. Chevrolet's Corvette remains one of the most distinctive and beautiful American vehicles on the road today..

Wood Nymph Seeks Centaur

From bestselling author Francesca Lia Block. an imaginative new guide to dating based on the timeless wisdom of myth. folklore. and fairy tales. Navigating the world of dating can be like wandering an enchanted forest..

Black Butler, Volume 21

His matchless butler Sebastian having discovered the artifice of the curse that reigns over Wolfsschlucht. Earl Ciel Phantomhive absconds with the village's precious Emerald Witch and her ultimate spell..


Sometime in the night a woman screamed. The next morning Pat Botham. Linda Miracle. and Linda's two toddler sons were simply gone..

Match World Cup 2014

MATCH World Cup 2014 is the ultimate guide to the world's greatest sporting event. from the makers of Match magazine. With the England squad now confirmed as qualified and excitement growing about how Rooney..

The Fault In Our Stars

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years. Hazel has never been anything but terminal. her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis..

The Anatomy of Stretching

When The Anatomy of Stre1000tching was originally published. it was the first book to cover the topic of anatomy and physiology for stretching and flexibility..


Level 1: Starting to Read

Simple stories

Increased vocabulary

Longer sentences

Everyone loves snow It's fun to play in and makes wonderful snowmen..

Diversity of Life

This sophisticated coloring book is a beautifully detailed illustration of the world's living diversity. It is written for science students..

Tokyo Ghoul, Volume 1

Ghouls live among us. the same as normal people in every way--except their craving for human flesh. Ken Kaneki is an ordinary college student until a violent encounter turns him into the first half-human half-ghoul hybrid..

Lethal Legacy

Book Description In Linda Fairstein's outstanding new novel. the New York Public Library houses dazzling treasures-and deadly secrets..

The French Laundry Cookbook

The chef/proprietor of the French Laundry--"the most exciting place to eat in the United States" ("The New York Times")--presents 150 recipes that capture the impact of this extraordinary food..

Robert Ludlum's the Bourne Deception

After Bourne is ambushed and nearly killed while in Indonesia. he fakes his death to take on a new identity and mission- to find out who is trying to assassinate him..


Some 250 million years ago. the earth suffered the greatest biological crisis in its history. Around 95 percent of all living species died out - a global catastrophe far greater than the dinosaurs' demise 65 million years ago..

The Furry Detectives

Welcome to the wonderful world of Amy Wild. an entire island just squeaking and squawking with animal magic..

When the Singing Stops

A young Australian woman leaves Sydney for a new world - Guyana. South America. Captivated by Guyana's wild. unspoilt beauty. Madison Wright Jones joins the native Amerindians struggling to preserve their culture against corporate exploitation..

The Felmeres

Excerpt from The Felmeres: A Novel "About a stone-cast from the wallA sluice with blacken'd waters slept..

Just One More!

It's bedtime for Little Brown Bunny. So Mummy reads him a bedtime story. Then another...then another..."Just one more." cries Little Brown Bunny..

Poems of Thomas Campbell

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher..

Sew-Licious Little Things

Following on from her beautiful book 'Sewlicious'. Kate Haxell brings you 35 gorgeous projects that are allfilled with simple charm..

1001 Bizarre Rock 'n' Roll Stories

What rock legend's friends decided to steal his body. Which rock star died twice in a day. What's the truth behind Jellyroll Morton's name. Which bands were said to be cursed..

The Second Opinion

From a "New York Times"-bestselling author comes a novel about a woman who must confront a conspiracy of doctors to uncover an evil practice that touches every single person who has ever had a medical test..

Clarice: The Visitor

In this cahier. American poet Idra Novey explores several notions of translation through two sequences of poems. In the first sequence..

A Passage to Infinity

This book traces the first faltering steps taken in the mathematical theorisation of infinity which marks the emergence of modern mathematics..

Some Touch of Pity

To write or fight. That was the question. What to do when Victoria's oldest scientific institution. the Royal Melbourne Botanic Gardens..

Happy Hour at the Misery Bar

Sean L Macro's debut collection of poetic musings. released through Dagda Publishing. A collection of 21 poems on the darker and more solitary aspects of Human Nature..

Come Close

'Yes. we did many things. then - all Beautiful...' Lyrical. powerful poems about love. sexuality. sun-soaked Greece and the gods..

The Price of Justice

Don Blankenship. head of Massey Energy. ran an industry that provides nearly half of America's electric power..

Quest for Technical Knowledge

Immense intellectual and cultural stirrings characterised nineteenth-century Bengal. The impact of modern Western culture and consciousness of defeat by a foreign power gave birth to a new awakening..

The Works of Francis Bacon, Vol. 6

Excerpt from The Works of Francis Bacon. Vol. 6: Baron of Verulam. Viscount St. Alban. and Lord High Chancellor of England- Literary and Professional Works Among the Harleian manuscripts in the British Museum..

Designing and Planting a Woodland Garden

In this innovative design guide. expert author Keith Wiley introduces gardeners to a broad range of woodland and shade-loving plants. He offers a tempting array of must-have shade plants to inspire plant combinations..

The Maze Runner

Read the first book in the #1 "New York Times" bestselling Maze Runner series. perfectfor fans of "The Hunger Games" and "Divergent..

Summer of Night

It s the summer of 1960 and in the small town of Elm Haven. Illinois. five twelve-year-old boys are forging the powerful bonds that a lifetime of change will not break..

Overture to Death

It s murder in the little English village. but the two local spinsters. Miss Campanula. the victim. and Miss Prentice. her friend who may have been the intended victim..

Indoor Gardens

Describes how to plan and create an indoor garden. discussing propagation. making a terrarium. potting plants..

What's Your Type of Career?

According to Richard Bolles. best-selling author of What Color is Your Parachute. this is the most helpful book [he has] ever read about using 'type' in the workplace..

Shelley Et Al : Frankenstein/Dracula/Jekyll

Three horror classics--with an introduction by Stephen King
Some of literature's most popular and enduring horror icons in one indispensable tome.

@NotoriousDOC Just did a bit-torrent-style grave robbery..

Air Hogs Ultimate Millennium Falcon

The revolutionaries of remote-control ground and air action. Air Hogs have been the industry innovator and category leader for over a decade..

The Momentum Effect

A few rare companies have discovered the secret to sustained high growth: momentum. They've learned how to create the conditions that lead to exceptional organic growth--which feeds on itself..

The Philosopher's Kiss

Internationally bestselling author Peter Prange makes his US debut with a luminous historical novel. Truth. Betrayal. Revolution. Love. ENLIGHTENMENT. PARIS..

Medieval People

In this classic of social history. noted medieval scholar Eileen Power recreates the lives of six ordinary people who lived during the Middle Ages..

Black Earth

"A brilliant. haunting. and profoundly original portrait of the defining tragedy of our time." In this epic history of extermination and survival..


Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks. Visit us online at www.1stWorldLibrary..

Lucky Peach

Lucky Peach is a quarterly journal of food and writing. Each issue focuses on a single theme. and explores that theme through essays..

Folklore Philipino

Isabelo de los Reyes. intent like the other propagandists on proving the Spanish colonizers wrong in their contention that there was no pre-Hispanic Philippine civilization to speak of..

More Than This

From two-time Carnegie Medal winner Patrick Ness comes an enthralling and provocative new novel chronicling the life ? or perhaps afterlife ? of a teen trapped in a crumbling..

The Tibetan History Reader

Covering the social. cultural. and political development of Tibet from the seventh century to the modern period. this resource reproduces essential..

Phil Spector: Out of His Head

This title. originally published in 1972. has been updated to include Spector's work over the following three decades and the bizarre circumstances surrounding the shooting of Lana Clarkson at Spector's Los Angeles mansion on 03 February 2003..

Jack and the Beanstalk

Following the success of Sleeping Beauty. Park Theatre's annual Christmas show returns with their second instalment of The Chronicles of Waa. With original music..

Hair: Fashion and Fantasy

Throughout history. hairstyles have conferred status. Cleopatra wore elaborate braids- Marie-Antoinette's contemporaries competed to pile their hair outrageously high- punk fashion made a fetish of spiked and dyed hair..

Pete's Dragon : Elliot Gets Lost

A puppy named Elliot and his human family go for a picnic in the woods. But when Elliot wanders off and finds himself lost in the forest. he must decide where he belongs and find his way home..

Doctor Who : 12 Doctors, 12 Stories

To celebrate the arrival of Peter Capaldi on to our screens as the newly regenerated Doctor. this collection of "Doctor Who" short stories..

The Sunday Philosophy Club

Amateur sleuth Isabel Dalhousie is a philosopher who also uses her training to solve unusual mysteries. Isabel is Editor of the Review of Applied Ethics - which addresses such questions as 'Truth telling in sexual relationships' - and she also hosts The Sunday Philosophy Club at her house in Edinburgh..

Plushcraft Pillow - Unicorn

Create pretty pillows. design colorful wall art. make cuddly friends. and more. Punch colorful fabric and create perfectly plushy works of art..

Caesar, Who's He?

Having saved Cleopatra once before. the children of the Nile are faced with yet another plot to thwart..

The War That Saved My Life

A Newbery Honor Book

Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award (Middle School)

"Wall Street Journal"Best Children's Books of 2015

New York Public Library's 100 Books for Reading and Sharing

An exceptionally moving story of triumph against all odds set during World War 2..


How do we know which social and economic policies work. which should be continued. and which should be changed..

Star Maps

Until the publication of the first edition of 'Star Maps. ' books were either general histories of astronomy using examples of antiquarian celestial maps as illustrations..

Surprising Wines of Switzerland

This wine lover's guide gives practical information about where to find outstanding wines and wine makers all over the country..

Good Night, Gorilla

At bedtime. the little gorilla cleverly grabs the zookeeper's keys and frees a parade of animals to follow the keeper home to bed. The zookeeper's wife returns them all--or does she..

The Consequences of Alcoholism

From the President of the Research Society on Alcoholism On behalf of the Research Society on Alcoholism. I am pleased to introduce this 14th volume of Recent Developments in Alcoholism about the consequences of alcoholism..

Time Warped

Winner of the 2013 British Psychological Society's Book Awards Popular Science category. Time rules our lives. but how much do we really understand it..

Plushcraft Pillow - Purr-Fect

Create this adorable and purr-fectly fun pillow. It is fun and easy. there is no sewing required. This package contains over 360 pieces: one pillow. one tool..

The Black Death (History)

This colourfully illustrated book recalls the history. the horrors. and the heroism encountered when a mysterious plague struck Britain in 1348-49..

Legalized Killing

Legalized Killing examines the self-defense laws of America. especially the so-called castle laws of states like Texas and Oklahoma..

Peter Rabbit Naturally Better Baby Book

This beautiful baby book is published as part of the Peter Rabbit Naturally Better initiative. which promotes products that are made from entirely safe..

Homesweet Homegrown

A simple guide to being self-sustainable in either the city or the countryside for both the beginner gardener and the well-seasoned farmhand..

Walking in Extremadura

It is a wealth of walking routes to this unblemished region of Spain. It includes information on estimated distances..

The Circuit Designer's Companion

The Circuit Designers Companion. Third Edition. provides the essential information that every circuit designer needs to produce a working circuit..

Keynotes - Grades 1-2: (Piano)

"Keynotes" is a new series of essential piano repertoire from across the ages which has been carefully selected and edited by John Lenehan..

Clinical Examination

A bestselling title for over 25 years. the updated seventh edition of Talley and O'Connor's Clinical Examination is an essential read for all student clinicians..

It's So Unfair!

Cat has been thrown out of the farmhouse in disgrace: the animals in the farmyard are sorry for him. and prepared to be righteously angry on his behalf..

War Brothers

Fourteen-year-old Jacob and his friends are sharing stories about their school break when the door to their dorm is violently kicked in..

Transcultural Architecture

Critical Regionalism is a notion which gained popularity in architectural debate as a synthesis of universal. 'modern' elements and individualistic elements derived from local cultures..

Michael Kenna

This is a beautifully designed monograph surveying the works of the highly acclaimed contemporary photographer..

Explicit Direct Instruction (EDI)

This book offers a proven method for better teaching. better learning. and better test scores. This teacher-friendly book presents a step-by-step approach for implementing the Explicit Direct Instruction (EDI) approach in diverse classrooms..

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