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A STREET CAT NAMED BOB: AND HOW HE SAVED MY LIFE

By: Bowen, James

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books: 2013

Seller ID: RWARE0000046861

ISBN: 1444737112

Condition: Very Good


The Instant New York Times Bestseller! James is a street musician struggling to make ends meet. Bob is a stray cat looking for somewhere warm to sleep. When James and Bob meet, they forge a never-to-be-forgotten friendship that has been charming readers from Thailand to Turkey. A Street Cat Named Bob is an international sensation, landing on the bestse ller list in England for 52 consecutive weeks and selling in 26 countries a round the world. Now, James and Bob are ready to share their true story wit h the U.S. in this tale unlike any you've ever read of a cat who possesses some kind of ma... View more info

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THE INVENTION OF NATURE: ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT'S NEW WORLD

By: Wulf, Andrea

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: HighBridge, a Division of Re: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000046642

ISBN: 1848549008

Condition: Very Good


Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859) was an intrepid explorer and the most fa mous scientist of his age. His restless life was packed with adventure and discovery, whether climbing the highest volcanoes in the world or racing th rough anthrax-infested Siberia. He came up with a radical vision of nature, that it was a complex and interconnected global force and did not exist fo r man's use alone. Ironically, his ideas have become so accepted and widesp read that he has been nearly forgotten. Now Andrea Wulf brings the man and his achievements back into focus: his in vestigation of wild environme... View more info