The Economist September 11th-17th 2010

12 сентября 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1342

The Economist September 11th-17th 2010

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Nicholas Sarkozy
The incredible shrinking president.
Obama's trouble with terrorism
Damien Hirst's bubble bursts
What rising food prices mean
Siemens reborn



Choke - Chuck Palahniuk

6 сентября 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1512

Choke - Chuck Palahniuk

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Victor Mancini, a medical-school dropout, is an antihero for our deranged times. Needing to pay elder care for his mother, Victor has devised an ingenious scam: he pretends to choke on pieces of food while dining in upscale restaurants.



The Battle of the Labyrinth - Rick Riordan

6 сентября 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1538

The Battle of the Labyrinth - Rick Riordan

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This thrilling New York Times bestselling series of modern-day mythology continues.
Time is running out as war between the Olympians and the evil Titan lord Kronos draws near. Even the safe haven of Camp Half Blood is growing more vulnerable. To stop them from invading, Percy and his demigod friends must go on a quest through the Labyrinth.



Spirit Bound - Richelle Mead

6 сентября 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1862

Spirit Bound - Richelle Mead

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Dimitri gave Rose the ultimate choice. But she chose wrong… After a long and heartbreaking journey to Dimitri’s birthplace in Siberia, Rose Hathaway has finally returned to St. Vladimir’s—and to her best friend, Lissa. It is nearly graduation, and the girls can’t wait for their real lives beyond the Academy’s iron gates to begin. But Rose’s heart still aches for Dimitri, and she knows he’s out there, somewhere. She failed to kill him when she had the chance. And now her worst fears are about to come true— Dimitri has tasted her blood, and now he is hunting her. Only this time, he won’t rest until Rose joins him…forever.



The Economist September 4th-10th 2010

5 сентября 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1476

The Economist September 4th-10th 2010

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The web's new walls. How the internet's openness is under threat.
Jacob Zuma's two bad calls Will the Ivy League become GM?
How to conserve Africa's animals
Can the laws of physics change?
Tony Blair's strange memoirs



The Economist August 28th-September 3rd 2010

2 сентября 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1374

The Economist August 28th-September 3rd 2010

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After Iraq. The limits of American power.
Brazil's farm miracle
Trifling with the world's treasures
Harvard's science scandal
The great European train race
Disney schools in China



The Economist August 21st-27th 2010

2 сентября 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1186

The Economist August 21st-27th 2010

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Contest of the century. China v India.
The Republican to beat Obama?
Helping Pakistan
BHP Billiton, business behemoth
What to do about space junk
The politics of wind energy