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By David Feldman

Ponder, in case you will ...

Do snakes sneeze?
Why did not the 3 musketeers hold muskets?
What occurs to the holes which are punched out of looseleaf paper?
Why do not humans smile in previous photos?

Pop tradition guru David Feldman demystifies those questions and lots more and plenty extra in How Does Aspirin discover a Headache? a part of the Imponderables® sequence -- the unchallenged resource of solutions to civilization's so much confusing conundrums -- and charmingly illustrated by means of Kassie Schwan, this booklet provide you with wisdom approximately lifestyle that encyclopedias, dictionaries, and almanacs simply should not have. and give it some thought, the place else are you going to determine why glue does not get caught within the bottle?

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In recent times `culture' has turn into a important predicament in quite a lot of fields and disciplines. This booklet introduces the most important and theoretical strands of this `turn to tradition' in the course of the medium of a selected case research: that of the Sony Walkman. utilizing the instance of the Walkman, the ebook shows how and why cultural practices and associations have come to play this sort of the most important half in our lives, and introduces the various valuable rules, suggestions and techniques of study focused on accomplishing cultural experiences.

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By Patrick Sweeney

Even extra approximately America's favourite rifle!

More types! extra pictures! extra accessories!

Field-proven and battle-hardened via generations of warriors, the AR-15 is one in every of modern-day preferred legislation enforcement and anti-terrorism instruments. In "The Gun Digest ebook of the AR-15, quantity II," grasp gunsmith/firearms teacher Patrick Sweeney deals much more suggestions, methods and methods approximately America's favourite "black rifle," the mythical AR-15. From the latest 6.8 mm a lot to the newest gee-whiz components, if it has to do with the AR-15, it is during this book!

You'll locate:

  • Ammunition
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  • Stocks
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Whether you're a leisure shooter, legislations enforcement expert, or collector--"The Gun Digest e-book of the AR-15, quantity II" is the valuable advisor you must the ever-changing global of the ageless AR-15.

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Technical/historical history illustrated with b/w interval images and a range of unique stroll round photos highlighting technical info of the Pak forty - the main a number of and ordinary anti-tank gun within the Wehrmacht stock in the course of global struggle II. contains 182 complete colour pictures of the 2 museum items preserved on the Panzermuseum Munster, Germany and the Dutch military Museum, Maaldrift, the Netherlands, and the 2 urban monuments at Valkenburg and Zandoerle within the Netherlands; 31 b/w interval photographs exhibiting numerous camouflage and staff uniforms recommendations; 10 pp. super-detailed 1/24th, 1/35th & 1/48th scale drawings of PaK forty & editions, 2 pp 1/7.5th scale drawings of the ammunition, three pp scale drawings of the PaK forty self-propelled mountings.

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This brief booklet teaches you the way to take aside and reassemble your Browning Semi-Auto 22 with self belief. because of transparent Assembly/Disassembly directions and crisp images - aided by way of gun professional J.B. Wood's sage recommendation - you will shop a pricey journey to the gunsmith by way of discovering your gun in and out!

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Download E-books Encyclopedia of Card Tricks PDF

By Jean Hugard

In the 1st a long time of the 20th century magicians crammed the magic journals with articles on card methods, giving advancements on vintage tips and inventing new ones. if you happen to might prepare a suite of those magazines you are going to have virtually a whole path on card methods, via some of the world's maximum magicians. yet the place may perhaps you discover those journals now that they're most likely collector's goods? or even in the event you may perhaps locate them, how a lot could this kind of assortment fee? no longer greatly. simply because the entire better of those tips come in this one enormous publication, containing approximately each sensible card trick produced, invented, and more desirable by way of magicians over a span of 40 years and more.
A really stunning assortment, this e-book explains the way to practice over six hundred specialist card tips: impromptu card methods, spelling tips, "you do as I do" tips, diachylon (a paste for gluing playing cards jointly) tips, calculation tips; methods utilizing key playing cards, slick playing cards, double-backed playing cards, reversed playing cards, brief playing cards; tips in accordance with a one-way pack, prearranged pack, Svengali pack, Mene-Tekel pack, stripper pack; designated packs; miscellaneous methods together with all over the place and Nowhere, The Case of the 4 Kings, Card within the Orange, The Buddha Whispers, and Inseparable Aces; and a last bankruptcy on tips utilizing the well-known Nikola Card approach. furthermore, a bankruptcy on procedure explains crucial sleights ― the overhand shuffle, riffle shuffle, fake minimize, palm, basic cross, double elevate, go with the flow, and force.
Based on a quantity compiled by way of Dr. Wilhelm Von Deusen and Glenn G. Gravatt, this assortment used to be completely revised via Jean Hugard and fully rewritten. it truly is simply the best unmarried compendium of vintage card tips, and the transparent sort makes the directions effortless to stick to. An essential ebook for the pro or novice magician, it's a outstanding resource for someone who wishes simply the best tips to mystify his neighbors or satisfaction his children.

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By Joseph Downs

From one of the world-renowned treasures on the Winterthur Museum, the writer chosen four hundred impressive examples of yank furnishings from the Queen Anne and Chippendale classes, representing the period while the cabinetmakers of latest England, big apple, Philadelphia, and the South have been on the top in their fulfillment. each one representation is observed via information regarding the items fatherland, date of development, dimensions, particular good points and characteristics, and the maker and unique proprietor whilst recognized. a unique part offers the furnishings in its right surroundings, together with ten rooms in complete color. there's technical details for the intense collector and a hugely readable background for these drawn to the early-American lifestyle.

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