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Product Description: Love, Reason and Will: Kierkegaard After Frankfurt introduces and investigates themes common to Harry G. Frankfurt and Søren Kierkegaard, focusing particularly on their understanding of love. Several distinguished contributors argue that Kierkegaard's insights about love, volition, and identity can help us to evaluate aspects of Frankfurt's well-known arguments about love and caring; similarly, Frankfurt's analyses of the higher-order will, valuing, and self-love help clarify themes in Kierkegaard's Works of Love and other books...read more
By John Davenport (editor)
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9781628927320 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 24, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Love, Reason and Will: Kierkegaard After Frankfurt introduces and investigates themes common to Harry G.

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9781628927313 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 24, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Love, Reason and Will: Kierkegaard After Frankfurt introduces and investigates themes common to Harry G.

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Product Description: It is generally agreed that animal life originated in the sea and that adaptive radiation subsequently led to the colonisaHon of other environments - shores and estuaries, streams and lakes, bog, mountain and desert. In their invasion of these habitats animals left the equable, relatively stabl...read more
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9789401160759 | Springer Verlag, February 12, 2012, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: It is generally agreed that animal life originated in the sea and that adaptive radiation subsequently led to the colonisaHon of other environments - shores and estuaries, streams and lakes, bog, mountain and desert.

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Product Description: To humans, cold has a distinctly positive quality. 'Frostbite', 'a nip in the air', 'biting cold', all express the concept of cold as an entity which attacks the body, numbing and damaging it in the process. Probably the richness of descriptive English in this area stems from the early experiences of a group of essentially tropical apes, making their living on a cold and windswept island group half­ way between the Equator and the Arctic...read more
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9789401050357 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, September 24, 2012), cover price $179.00 | About this edition: To humans, cold has a distinctly positive quality.

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Product Description: THE reproductive powers of Nature were regarded by the nations of remote antiquity with an awe and reverence so great, as to form an object of worship, under a symbol, of all others the most significant,the Phallus; and thus was founded a religion, of which the traces exist to this day, not in Asia only, but even in Europe itself...read more
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9781478154105 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 30, 2012, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: THE reproductive powers of Nature were regarded by the nations of remote antiquity with an awe and reverence so great, as to form an object of worship, under a symbol, of all others the most significant,the Phallus; and thus was founded a religion, of which the traces exist to this day, not in Asia only, but even in Europe itself.

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By Julia L. Davenport (editor)
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9781402045035 | Springer Verlag, July 30, 2006, cover price $239.00

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9789048171378 | Springer Verlag, November 19, 2010, cover price $239.00

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Describes the events and causes of the American Revolution, from new taxes on sugar in 1763, through the Declaration of Independence in 1776, to the signing of the Treaty of Paris, which ended the war, in 1783.
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9781420503005 | Lucent Books, December 21, 2009, cover price $25.95

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9781590189399 | 1 edition (Lucent Books, April 27, 2007), cover price $34.10 | About this edition: Describes the events and causes of the American Revolution, from new taxes on sugar in 1763, through the Declaration of Independence in 1776, to the signing of the Treaty of Paris, which ended the war, in 1783.

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Aquaculture: the ecological issues is written by an international team of researchers. Their aim has been to give an accessible account of the scale and diversity of aquaculture and the impact that it has on habitats and ecosystems throughout the world. It deals with the culture of carp and oysters, catfish and crayfish, salmon and tiger prawns. Written by an international team of researchers. Provides an accessible account of the scale and diversity of aquaculture and the impact that it has on habitats and ecosystems throughout the world Controversial topics such as habitat loss, the introduction of alien species, genetic pollution by escapees from fish farms and spread of disease from farmed to world populations are covered Focuses on how effects of these problems have been ameliorated and looks to a future where improved technology, better regulation and integrated resource management can combine to make the industry more sustainable
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9781405112413 | Blackwell Pub, May 6, 2003, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Aquaculture: the ecological issues is written by an international team of researchers.

Miscellaneous:

9781444311259 | Blackwell Pub, April 21, 2009, cover price $59.95

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Product Description: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience...read more
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9780554864068 | Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780554863955 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008), cover price $32.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

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9780554864044 | Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008, cover price $23.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780554863986 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008), cover price $24.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

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9781436690294 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 13, 2008, cover price $41.95

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9781410211828 | Univ Pr of the Pacific, February 28, 2004, cover price $19.99

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With the help of roadmaps to identify and locate places that no longer exist on a present-day world map, each introduction to an ancient region presents its historical progression through time, showing an evolution to the present day.
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9781584156246 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, October 15, 2007, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: With the help of roadmaps to identify and locate places that no longer exist on a present-day world map, each introduction to an ancient region presents its historical progression through time, showing an evolution to the present day.

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With the help of roadmaps to identify and locate places that no longer exist on a present-day world map, each introduction to an ancient region presents its historical progression through time, showing an evolution to the present day.
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9781584156222 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, October 15, 2007, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: With the help of roadmaps to identify and locate places that no longer exist on a present-day world map, each introduction to an ancient region presents its historical progression through time, showing an evolution to the present day.

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Introduces European history from the fall of Rome to the rise of nation-states.
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9781590186497 | Lucent Books, August 24, 2007, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Introduces European history from the fall of Rome to the rise of nation-states.

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Describes the crimes and atrocities committed during World War Two by members of the Nazi party, the arrests and interrogations of those who committed them, the people involved in their trials, and the trials themselves and their outcomes.
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9781590186343 | Lucent Books, April 30, 2006, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Describes the crimes and atrocities committed during World War Two by members of the Nazi party, the arrests and interrogations of those who committed them, the people involved in their trials, and the trials themselves and their outcomes.

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9781425481803 | Kessinger Pub Co, December 30, 2005, cover price $36.95

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Introduces explorer Ponce de Leon, including the politics during his life as the New World was discovered, his training as a squire, his eventual movement to, and life in, the Caribbean, and his exploration of Florida.
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9780791086070 | Chelsea House Pub, September 1, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Introduces explorer Ponce de Leon, including the politics during his life as the New World was discovered, his training as a squire, his eventual movement to, and life in, the Caribbean, and his exploration of Florida.

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Looks at the history of the borders drawn in Louisiana, discussing territorial disputes, the importance of the land, and the Louisiana Purchase.
By John Davenport and George J. Mitchell (foreword by)
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9780791082560 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of the borders drawn in Louisiana, discussing territorial disputes, the importance of the land, and the Louisiana Purchase.

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Presents the life and times of the African American preacher who led a slave revolt in Southampton County, Virginia in 1831, believing that God wanted him to free the slaves.
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9781417638666 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2004, cover price $19.15 | About this edition: Presents the life and times of the African American preacher who led a slave revolt in Southampton County, Virginia in 1831, believing that God wanted him to free the slaves.

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Examines the life of the black scholar and leader who devoted himself to gaining equality for his people.
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9780791081587 | Revised edition (Chelsea House Pub, August 1, 2004), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Examines the life of the black scholar and leader who devoted himself to gaining equality for his people.

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Looks at the history of the boundary between the United States and Mexico.
By John Davenport, James I. Matray (introduced by) and George J. Mitchell (foreword by)
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9780791078334 | Chelsea House Pub, April 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of the boundary between the United States and Mexico.

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Examines the life of the black scholar and leader who devoted himself to gaining equality for his people.
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9780791083321 | Chelsea House Pub, August 1, 2004, cover price $13.25 | About this edition: Examines the life of the black scholar and leader who devoted himself to gaining equality for his people.

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By John Davenport (editor), Henry Hope-Frost (editor) and Carlos Sainz (foreword by)
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9780760319543 | Motorbooks Intl, July 16, 2004, cover price $50.00

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Looks at the history of the boundary which served as the barrier between the North and the South and represented the tensions over slavery. (view table of contents)
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9780791078303 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history of the boundary which served as the barrier between the North and the South and represented the tensions over slavery.

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Product Description: Found in this work are other chapters on The Secrets of Venus, being the two books by John Davenport entitled "Aphrodisiacs and Anti-Aphrodisiacs" and "Curiositates Eroticae Physiologiae, or Tabooed Subjects Freely Treated." Contents: aphrodisiacs or erotic stimuli and their opposites, as known to, and used by, the ancients and moderns; ancient phallic worship, remarks upon the symbols of reproductive powers; anaphrodisia or absence of the reproductive powers; on virginity and chastity; on marriage; on circumcision; on eunuchism; on hermaphrodism...read more
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9780766176331 | Kessinger Pub Co, August 1, 2003, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Found in this work are other chapters on The Secrets of Venus, being the two books by John Davenport entitled "Aphrodisiacs and Anti-Aphrodisiacs" and "Curiositates Eroticae Physiologiae, or Tabooed Subjects Freely Treated.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more
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9780766175860 | Kessinger Pub Co, July 1, 2003, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Examines the life of the very powerful and influential Muslim sultan, Saladin, who led his people in an attempt to regain holy lands in and around Jerusalem that had been lost during earlier Crusades.
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9780791072233 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Examines the life of the very powerful and influential Muslim sultan, Saladin, who led his people in an attempt to regain holy lands in and around Jerusalem that had been lost during earlier Crusades.

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