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Product Description: During the period of the Tokugawa shogunate’s seclusion policy from about 1630 onwards there was very little European contact with Japan, apart from the very restricted Dutch presence at Nagasaki. During this period, however, Russians exploring Siberia and the Russian Far East came into contact with Japan, and further exploration and information collecting was encouraged by the Russian government, culminating in the first official Russian Embassy to Japan in 1792...read more

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9780415870269 | Routledge, August 7, 2017, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: During the period of the Tokugawa shogunate’s seclusion policy from about 1630 onwards there was very little European contact with Japan, apart from the very restricted Dutch presence at Nagasaki.

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Product Description: Motivating Mathematics demonstrates that pupils can be motivated by being given the Big Picture, including a clearer picture of the nature of maths, and by linking topics to the sciences, rather than teaching each topic in isolation...read more

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9781783267521 | Imperial College Pr, December 30, 2015, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: Motivating Mathematics demonstrates that pupils can be motivated by being given the Big Picture, including a clearer picture of the nature of maths, and by linking topics to the sciences, rather than teaching each topic in isolation.

Paperback:

9781783267538 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, December 15, 2015, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Motivating Mathematics demonstrates that pupils can be motivated by being given the Big Picture, including a clearer picture of the nature of maths, and by linking topics to the sciences, rather than teaching each topic in isolation.

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Product Description: The appeal of games and puzzles is timeless and universal. In this unique book, David Wells explores the fascinating connections between games and mathematics, proving that mathematics is not just about tedious calculation but imagination, insight and intuition...read more

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9781107024601 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 31, 2012, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: The appeal of games and puzzles is timeless and universal.

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9781107690912 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 30, 2012, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: The appeal of games and puzzles is timeless and universal.

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Product Description: David Wells has spent years exploring the subject of reincarnation and has been regressed many times in order to learn more about his own past lives. He now regresses other people in order to help them unlock memories of their past lives...read more

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9781848501010, titled "David Wells' Complete Guide to Developing Your Psychic Skills" | Gardners Books, August 3, 2009, cover price $16.45 | About this edition: David Wells has spent years exploring the subject of reincarnation and has been regressed many times in order to learn more about his own past lives.
9781401911676 | Hay House Pub, November 30, 2006, cover price $16.10 | About this edition: This fascinating exploration of astrologer and psychic David Well's psychic world will introduce readers to the astrology, tarot, numerology, past life experiences and psychic practices that have been part of David's life for many years.

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Product Description: In this new book from David Wells, explore first hand what it's like to go back in time to revisit your past lives. David tells the stories of many of his clients who have done just that, with astounding results. You will be amazed at the fascinating lives that people have led both recently and many years ago, and what they have learned from regaining these memories and experiences...read more

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9781848500228 | Gardners Books, October 30, 2008, cover price $16.35 | About this edition: In this new book from David Wells, explore first hand what it's like to go back in time to revisit your past lives.

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Product Description: Have you ever been to a new place that seems incredibly familiar or met a stranger that you're sure you've met somewhere before? These deja vu moments happen to us all and can often be a memory or echo from a past life. In this 2 CD set, David Wells, who has spent years exploring the subject of reincarnation and has regressed many times in order to learn about his own past lives will guide you through meditations to explore your past lives...read more

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9781848500075 | Gardners Books, August 28, 2008, cover price $28.15 | About this edition: Have you ever been to a new place that seems incredibly familiar or met a stranger that you're sure you've met somewhere before?

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Product Description: For more than 50 years, the Mathematical Association of America has been engaged in the construction and administration of challenging contests for students in American and Canadian high schools. The problems on these contests are constructed in the hope that all high school students interested in mathematics will have the opportunity to participate in the contests and will find the experience mathematically enriching...read more
By J. Douglas Faires (editor) and David Wells (editor)

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9780883858257 | Mathematical Assn of Amer, May 13, 2008, cover price $51.00 | About this edition: For more than 50 years, the Mathematical Association of America has been engaged in the construction and administration of challenging contests for students in American and Canadian high schools.

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Product Description: It takes no courage to sign up as a Protestant. These words open this bold new text - the summa of David Wellss critique of the evangelical landscape - leaving no doubt that Wells is issuing a challenge to the modern church. This book is a broadside against new versions of evangelicalism as well as a call to return to the historic faith, one defined by Reformation solas (grace, faith, and scripture alone), and to a reverence for doctrine...read more

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9780802840073 | Eerdmans Pub Co, April 1, 2008, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: It takes no courage to sign up as a Protestant.

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9781425770617 | Xlibris Corp, November 30, 2007, cover price $24.99

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9781425770501 | Xlibris Corp, November 30, 2007, cover price $15.99

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Product Description: "Of immense interest to those who enjoy recreational maths and puzzles . . . even the most hardened puzzler will find something new." — Mathematical GazettePuzzles are as old as history itself, following an arc like that of technology: centuries of slow progress, followed by rapid expansion in the 1800s, and an explosion of activity in the twentieth century...read more

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9780486443416 | Dover Pubns, January 5, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "Of immense interest to those who enjoy recreational maths and puzzles .

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From chopping chocolate to crossing the moat, mystifying matchsticks and a teasing typewriter, this volume provides many hours of mind-stretching enjoyment for even the most agile brains.

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9781861055620 | Robson Book Ltd, August 1, 2005, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: From chopping chocolate to crossing the moat, mystifying matchsticks and a teasing typewriter, this volume provides many hours of mind-stretching enjoyment for even the most agile brains.

A fascinating journey into the mind-bending world of prime numbersCicadas of the genus Magicicada appear once every 7, 13, or 17 years. Is it just a coincidence that these are all prime numbers? How do twin primes differ from cousin primes, and what on earth (or in the mind of a mathematician) could be sexy about prime numbers? What did Albert Wilansky find so fascinating about his brother-in-law's phone number?Mathematicians have been asking questions about prime numbers for more than twenty-five centuries, and every answer seems to generate a new rash of questions. In Prime Numbers: The Most Mysterious Figures in Math, you'll meet the world's most gifted mathematicians, from Pythagoras and Euclid to Fermat, Gauss, and Erd?o?s, and you'll discover a host of unique insights and inventive conjectures that have both enlarged our understanding and deepened the mystique of prime numbers. This comprehensive, A-to-Z guide covers everything you ever wanted to know--and much more that you never suspected--about prime numbers, including:* The unproven Riemann hypothesis and the power of the zeta function* The ""Primes is in P"" algorithm* The sieve of Eratosthenes of Cyrene* Fermat and Fibonacci numbers* The Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search* And much, much more

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9781620458242 | Turner Pub Co, May 18, 2005, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: A fascinating journey into the mind-bending world of prime numbersCicadas of the genus Magicicada appear once every 7, 13, or 17 years.

Miscellaneous:

9780471718925 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 3, 2005, cover price $24.95

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In a vivid, no-holds-barred memoir, David 'Boomer' Wells chronicles the story of his life and sports career, resetting industry standards on baseball antics, locker-room humor, the charms of the game, and the real world of the major leagues. Reprint. 30,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780060508241 | William Morrow & Co, March 1, 2003, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The author chronicles the story of his life and sports career, resetting industry standards on baseball antics, locker room humor, the charms of the game, and the real world of major league baseball.

Paperback:

9780060748111 | Reprint edition (It Books, September 1, 2004), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In a vivid, no-holds-barred memoir, David 'Boomer' Wells chronicles the story of his life and sports career, resetting industry standards on baseball antics, locker-room humor, the charms of the game, and the real world of the major leagues.
9780060508258 | Harper Torch, March 1, 2004, cover price $7.99

In a no-holds-barred memoir, David 'Boomer' Wells chronicles the story of his life and sports career, resetting industry standards on baseball antics, locker-room humor, the charms of the game, and the real world of the major leagues.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780060530044 | Abridged edition (Harperaudio, April 1, 2003), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The author chronicles the story of his life and sports career, resetting industry standards on baseball antics, locker room humor, the charms of the game, and the real world of major league baseball.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780060530051 | Abridged edition (Harperaudio, April 1, 2003), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The author chronicles the story of his life and sports career, resetting industry standards on baseball antics, locker room humor, the charms of the game, and the real world of major league baseball.

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Provides information on numbers and what makes particular ones noteworthy

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9780140080292 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA), cover price $13.95 | also contains Misterios de un asesinato/ Murder mysteries | About this edition: First published in 1986, this mind-boggling and entertaining dictionary, arranged in order of magnitude, exposes the fascinating facts about certain numbers and number sequences - very large primes, amicable numbers and golden squares to give but a few examples.

Reinforced:

9780606208499, titled "Penguin Dictionary of Curious and Interesting Numbers" | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $23.40 | About this edition: Provides information on numbers and what makes particular ones noteworthy

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Product Description: Although Green approaches to politics have had some practical successes in a range of different countries, the movement has lacked a fully developed and coherent political theory. In this unique study David Wells and Tony Lynch demonstrate that ecological understanding and environmental concern are not just consistent with notions of social equity and grass-roots democracy, but that a concern for these aims are the logical consequence of what might be called 'political ecology'...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780754611196 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, November 1, 1999, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Although Green approaches to politics have had some practical successes in a range of different countries, the movement has lacked a fully developed and coherent political theory.

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Product Description: The Russo-Japanese War of 1904-05 has been widely seen as a historical turning-point. For the first time in modern history an Asian and a European country competed on equal terms, overturning the prevailing balance of power. Based on a wide range of original source material in Russian, Japanese and other languages, this book goes beyond the military and international political grand narratives to examine the war's social, cultural, literary and intellectual impact in their historical context...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David Wells (editor) and Sandra Wilson (editor)

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9780312221614 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 29, 1999, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: The Russo-Japanese War of 1904-05 has been widely seen as a historical turning-point.

Hardcover:

9780130215734 | Pck edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 1998), cover price $66.67

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9780137695898 | Pck edition (Prentice Hall, July 1, 1997), cover price $86.00

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