Keywords: law

Sisters

Sisters


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780385342261
Year of publication: 2008

One tumultuous year.One Manhattan brownstone.And four very different young women Sisters PRAISE FOR THE RECENT NOVELS OFDANIELLE STEELSISTERSFemale bonding with a cozy slumber-party vibe.Kirkus ReviewsSteels plots are first-rateand this one is no exception.Newark Star-LedgerBUNGALOW 2Steels many loyal readers will be entertained by this story of a dedicated mother and wife who embarks on a series of life-altering adventures in Hollywood.Publishers WeeklyH.R.H.A journey of discovery, change and ...

Keywords: Contemporary Danielle - Prose & Criticism Domestic fiction Family reunions Fiction Fiction - General General Literary Models (Persons) Romance Sisters Steel Women art students Women lawyers Women television producers and directors
The House

The House


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440242031
Year of publication: 2007

Follow your dream through the past into the future. Dare to be brave. Be someone new.THE HOUSEa cognizant original v5 release october 15 2010PRAISE FOR DANIELLE STEELSteel pulls out all the emotional stops. She delivers.Publishers WeeklySteel is one of the bestLos Angeles TimesThe worlds most popular author tells a good, well-paced story and explores some important issues. Steel affirmslife while admitting its turbulence, melodramas, and misfiring passions.BooklistDanielle Steel writes boldly ...

Keywords: Architects Architecture Contemporary Domestic fiction Fiction General Individual Architect Legal Man-woman realtionships Mansions Romance San Francisco (Calif.) Women lawyers
Lightning

Lightning


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440221500
Year of publication: 1996

Alex Parker had a family a career a life until she was struck by LIGHTNINGA novel of courage and triumph PRAISE FOR DANIELLE STEELSTEEL IS ONE OF THE BESTLos Angeles TimesTHE PLOTS OF DANIELLE STEELS NOVELS TWIST AND WEAVE AS INCREDIBLE STORIES UNFOLD TO THE GLEE AND DELIGHT OF HER ENORMOUS READING PUBLIC.United Press InternationalMs. Steels fans wont be disappointedThe New York Times Book ReviewSteel writes convincingly about universal human emotions.Publishers WeeklyOne of the worlds most ...

Keywords: Breast Contemporary Fiction General Legal Marriage Married people New York (N.Y.) Romance Women lawyers
Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg

Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg


Ben Stewart

ISBN: 9781620971109
Year of publication: 2015

Ben Stewart DONT TRUST DONT FEAR DONT BEG The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic 30 Dear future generations: Please accept our apologies. We were rolling drunk on petroleum. Kurt Vonnegut For the families of the Arctic 30, and for my own MAP FOREWORD Hi, Paul McCartney here. 1968. That was quite a year. The people were on the streets, revolution was in the air, we released the White Album, and perhaps the most influential photograph of all time was taken by an astronaut called William Anders. It ...

Keywords: Diplomacy Greenpeace International Relations Law Prirazlomnaya Russian and Former Soviet Union
The Brothers

The Brothers


Masha Gessen

ISBN: 9780698148703
Year of publication: 2015

Masha Gessen THE BROTHERS The Road to an American Tragedy FOREWORD The pain inflicted by the Boston Marathon bombing was one of the few aspects of that act of terror that were immediately evident and certain. Such is the nature of the crime that hundreds of individuals and families will suffer loss and trauma for many years to come. This book, however, is not about that pain. It is about something that, whatever evidence is unearthed, will never be entirely certain: it is about the tragedy that ...

Keywords: 21st Century Criminals and Outlaws History Modern Political Science Terrorism
The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic

The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic


Chalmers Johnson

ISBN: 9780805077971
Year of publication: 2003

Praise for THE SORROWS OF EMPIRE Chalmers Johnson is a legendary scholar....In this cri de coeur, he asks us to grasp, before it is too late, that Americas modern militarist empire threatens to destroy the democratic republic. His analysis is powerful and dreadfully persuasive. William Greider, author ofThe Soul of Capitalism: Opening Paths to a Moral Economy When a nation falls into sinful ways, angry words and dire prognostications may be necessary to reawaken people to the truth. In Chalmers ...

Keywords: 21st Century Civil-Military Relations Civil-Military Relations - United States General History Imperialism International Intervention (International Law) Law Militarism Militarism - United States Military Military-Industrial Complex Military-Industrial Complex - United States Official Secrets Official Secrets - United States United States United States - Foreign Relations - 2001 United States - Military Policy United States - Politics and Government - 2001
Derivatives: The Risk That Still Won’t Go Away

Derivatives: The Risk That Still Won’t Go Away


Fortune
Carol J Loomis

ISBN:
Year of publication: 0

Derivatives: The Risk That Still Wont Go Away By Carol J. Loomis Washington wants to step up regulation of these complex instruments, hut new rules may not be enough to tame them. Since it is chillingly clear that U.S. financial institutions have for a good while been regulated no more stringently than, say, demolition derby drivers, Washington has belatedly locked the garage door and begun to debate strict new rules. The blueprint at hand is President Obamas sweeping proposal in mid-June to ...

Keywords: AIG Bear Stearns derivatives Lawrence Summers Lehman Brothers Merrill Lynch SEC Securities and Exchange Commission Timothy Geithner
Derivatives: The Risk That Still Won’t Go Away

Derivatives: The Risk That Still Won’t Go Away


Fortune
Carol J Loomis

ISBN:
Year of publication: 0

Derivatives: The Risk That Still Wont Go Away By Carol J. Loomis Washington wants to step up regulation of these complex instruments, hut new rules may not be enough to tame them. Since it is chillingly clear that U.S. financial institutions have for a good while been regulated no more stringently than, say, demolition derby drivers, Washington has belatedly locked the garage door and begun to debate strict new rules. The blueprint at hand is President Obamas sweeping proposal in mid-June to ...

Keywords: AIG Bear Stearns derivatives Lawrence Summers Lehman Brothers Merrill Lynch SEC Securities and Exchange Commission Timothy Geithner