The Malt Whisky Almanac

Titre : The Malt Whisky Almanac
Auteur : Wallace Milroy
Éditeur : Neil Wilson Publishing
ISBN-13 : 1897784260
Libération : 1995

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A pocket guide to malt whisky that has been in publication for ten years. The author is a whisky connoisseur.

The Runaway Quilt

Titre : The Runaway Quilt
Auteur : Jennifer Chiaverini
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
ISBN-13 : 9780743222266
Libération : 2002-03-26

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When Sylvia Compson discovers evidence of her ancestors' involvement with the Underground Railroad, it raises the historical issue of the use of quilts as a method of signalling fugitive slaves.

Tales of Whisky and Smuggling

Titre : Tales of Whisky and Smuggling
Auteur : Stuart McHardy
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 1899863818
Libération : 2002

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This is the story of a war A war between a hostile London government and an army of cottage whisky-makers, mostly in the Highlands of Scotland. These Highlanders believed they had a natural right to make Uisge Bea - literally the water of life - from their own barley just as they made porridge from their own oats. This book offers a collection of stories from the Peatreek Conflict, which are a mixture of humour and tragedy but which aim to illustrate the indomitable spirit of the Highlander and the importance of Whisky in Scottish culture. This is the story of a war between a hostile London government and an army of cottage whisky-makers, mostly in the Highlands of Scotland. This book offers a collection of stories from the Peatreek Conflict, a mixture of humour and tragedy, which illustrate the spirit of the Highlanders and the importance of Whisky in Scottish culture.

The Boy in the Treehouse

Titre : The Boy in the Treehouse
Auteur : Drew Hayden Taylor
Éditeur : Burnaby, B.C. : Talonbooks
ISBN-13 : STANFORD:36105110129934
Libération : 2000

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Two plays about the process of becoming an adult and the necessity for rites of passage in all cultures.

Thinking Socratically

Titre : Thinking Socratically
Auteur : Sharon Schwarze
Éditeur : Prentice Hall
ISBN-13 : 0205098010
Libération : 2011-11

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The Great Within

Titre : The Great Within
Auteur : Christian Daa Larson
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : HARVARD:HN5YCR
Libération : 1908

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Christian Daa Larson A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de The Great Within Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Shackleton s Whisky

Titre : Shackleton s Whisky
Auteur : Neville Peat
Éditeur : Random House
ISBN-13 : 9781409052166
Libération : 2013-02-07

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Sir Ernest Shackleton could never have imagined his name being closely associated with whisky, certainly not in the title of a book. Rarely did he consume strong drink. On his expeditions, he tolerated a ‘mild spree’ at times of celebration. But that was all. Drinking to excess appalled him. From an early age, growing up in a teetotal home, he was wary of alcohol. How, then, must he have felt about signing an order for twenty-five cases of whisky — 300 bottles — for his 1907–09 British Antarctic Expedition? Shackleton’s Whisky follows the story of the Rare Old Highland Whisky taken south on his Nimrod expedition. It celebrates the extraordinary achievements of men exploring an extraordinary place. It dips into the human-interest stories of polar life in the ‘heroic era’ of Antarctic exploration. Shackleton once wrote of his interest in documenting ‘the little incidents that go to make up the sum of the day’s work, the humour and the weariness, the inside view of men on an expedition’. Here is one such account, based largely on what he wrote and said about the expedition and also on what the members of his expedition wrote, for most participants kept a diary or journal. Antarctic exploration and whisky, in their own way, are both steeped in history, maturity, endurance, character, and technology. Both have a worldwide following, millions of fans. Their pathways coincided on the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-09. With the recovery 100 years later of three cases of Scotch from icy entombment under the hut at Cape Royds and the subsequent return of three bottles to Scotland for sampling, analysis and a near-magical replication, the relationship of whisky and Antarctic exploration came sharply into focus, making a unique odyssey to the end of the Earth and back.

The Headspace Guide to Mindful Eating

Titre : The Headspace Guide to Mindful Eating
Auteur : Andy Puddicombe
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9781444722246
Libération : 2012-05-24

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Formally The Headspace Diet, this book is designed to show you how to find your ideal weight in an easy, manageable and mindful way. It allows you to escape the endless diet trap by following simple yet potentially life-changing exercises in order to develop new effective habits and a much improved relationship with food and your body. The Headspace mission is to get as many people taking just 10 minutes out of their day to practise these powerful mindfulness techniques. Mindful eating is a key aspect of mindfulness and as you start to practise it you will notice profound results, both in terms of your shape but also your overall health and well being. Have you tried every diet going only to see the weight creep back on again? Do you feel guilty and anxious about eating certain foods? Or find yourself unable to resist that extra helping even if you're not actually that hungry? Are you unhappy with your body and how it looks and feels? Now is the time to stop what you're doing and try a different, healthy and brilliantly effective approach...