Beating Alzheimer's

The Enemy at the Gate

Beating Alzheimer's

At 59 Ann Dredge had it all... A blossoming young adult family, a growing business, excellent health and a happy marriage in its 38th year. In excellent health, cycling 1000¿s of miles a year, playing the piano, Ann was reaching the stage of life where years of hard work was yielding rewards. With both parents thriving in their mid-90¿s, Ann was looking forward to a rewarding 30 years. All this came to a halt when she was told ¿You have early onset, atypical Alzheimer¿s. You are going to die. The only question is how soon.¿ For Ann and Peter, this was not an acceptable diagnosis. This was 2012. There must be a different outcome? There was...

The Invisible Art of Film Music

A Comprehensive History

The Invisible Art of Film Music

In this updated and expanded edition of The Invisible Art of Film Music, Laurence MacDonald provides a comprehensive introduction to film music for the general student, the film historian, and the aspiring cinematographer. This volume is a historically structured account of the evolution of music in films and the development of the films themselves. Arranged as a chronological survey from the silent era to the present day, this volume offers readers insight into the vital contribution film scores have made.

Thought is Your Enemy

(conversations with U.G. Krishnamurti)

Thought is Your Enemy

This book is a compilation of discussions between UG Krishnamurthi and various questioners in India, Switzerland, Australia, the Netherlands, and the U.K. According to UG, "The religious states of bliss and ecstasy can never be experienced, can never be grasped, contained, much less given expression to you, by man. That beaten track will lead you nowhere. There is no oasis situated yonder; you are stuck in a mirage."

The College Writer: A Guide to Thinking, Writing, and Researching, Brief

The College Writer: A Guide to Thinking, Writing, and Researching, Brief

Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with outstanding accessibility, THE COLLEGE WRITER, BRIEF, is a fully updated three-in-one text -- with a rhetoric, a reader, and a research guide -- for students at any skill level. Throughout the text, numerous student and professional writing samples highlight important features of academic writing -- from voice to documentation -- and offer guidance for students' own papers. The sixth edition features fully refreshed sample essays, stronger instruction in argumentative writing, revamped activities and projects, and citation and documentation updates based on the MLA Handbook, 8th Edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The College Writer: A Guide to Thinking, Writing, and Researching

The College Writer: A Guide to Thinking, Writing, and Researching

Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with outstanding accessibility, THE COLLEGE WRITER is a fully updated four-in-one text with a rhetoric, a reader, a research guide, and a handbook for students at any skill level. Throughout the text, numerous student and professional writing samples highlight important features of academic writing -- from voice to documentation -- and offer guidance for students' own papers. The sixth edition features fully refreshed sample essays, stronger instruction in argumentative writing, revamped activities and projects, and citation and documentation updates based on the MLA Handbook, 8th Edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Video Source Book

A Videohound Reference

Video Source Book

A guide to programs currently available on video in the areas of movies/entertainment, general interest/education, sports/recreation, fine arts, health/science, business/industry, children/juvenile, how-to/instruction.