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Author: Ian Johnson
Publisher: Vintage
Keywords: modern, china, change, portraits, grass, three, wild
Number of Pages: 336
Published: 2005-03-08
List price: $14.95
ISBN-10: 0375719199
ISBN-13: 9780375719196

In Wild Grass, Pulitzer Prize—winning journalist Ian Johnson tells the stories of three ordinary Chinese citizens moved to extraordinary acts of courage: a peasant legal clerk who filed a class-action suit on behalf of overtaxed farmers, a young architect who defended the rights of dispossessed homeowners, and a bereaved woman who tried to find out why her elderly mother had been beaten to death in police custody. Representing the first cracks in the otherwise seamless façade of Communist Party control, these small acts of resistance demonstrate the unconquerable power of the human conscien

Author: Rob Johnson
Publisher: Pluto Pr Australia
Keywords: culture, series, media, journalism, cash, comment
Number of Pages: 286
Published: 2000-09
List price: $32.95
ISBN-10: 1864031379
ISBN-13: 9781864031379

Author: M P Johnson
Publisher: Red Lead Press
Keywords: banana
Number of Pages: 212
Published: 2009-01-30
List price: $20.00
ISBN-10: 1434960986
ISBN-13: 9781434960986

Cheryl has been scarred by life, leaving her unwilling and unready to let anyone in - until she meets Mike. He, too, has been through hard times, but he is able to show Cheryl a different side of life. And together with God’s help, they are also able to help a couple of wayward young men find their way. In Hold My Banana, triumph comes from tragedy, love conquers all, and, like a banana, love is always recognizable.

Author: D.B. Johnson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
Keywords: cabin, builds, henry
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2002-02-26
List price: $15.00
ISBN-10: 0618132015
ISBN-13: 9780618132010

How big does a home really need to be? When Henry decides to build a cabin for himself in the woods, he gets some help and a lot of advice from his friends. But Henry, being Henry, has his own ideas, and he sets about building his house as a bird builds its nest. As he adds everything he thinks his cabin needs, Henry"s new home ends up being a lot bigger than it looks!Inspired by the life of Henry David Thoreau, and illustrated with nature-filled paintings by author and artist D. B. Johnson, Henry Builds a Cabin is a thoughtful and beautiful meditation on what a home can be.

Author: Kij Johnson
Publisher: Tor Books
Keywords: woman, fox
Number of Pages: 384
Published: 2001-02-03
List price: $16.99
ISBN-10: 0312875592
ISBN-13: 9780312875596

Based on the award-winning short story "Fox Magic," Kij Johnson’s The Fox Woman is a haunting novel of love and magic; of Kitsune, the young fox kit who catches a glimpse of a Japanese nobleman and resolves to snare his heart.She will embark on a journey that will change her, her family, and all the humans she encounters . . . and the magic she conjures will transform all of their lives forever. Set against the backdrop of medieval Japanese society, The Fox Woman is both a retelling of the classic Japanese animal fable and a stunning exploration of what it means to be in love, whether fo

Author: Jim Johnson
Publisher: Hunter House
Keywords: strength, flexibility, responsiveness, endurance, build, exercises, own, knees, simple, treat
Number of Pages: 116
Published: 2003-11-11
List price: $10.95
ISBN-10: 0897934229
ISBN-13: 9780897934220

Treat Your Own Knees shows how to reduce or end knee pain by improving knee function. In easy-to-grasp language, author Jim Johnson covers the physiology of the knee and the kinds of pain that affect it, along with the psychological aspects. He offers a series of straightforward exercises based on current medical data and tested in his practice. Black-and-white drawings show exactly how to do the exercises and pinpoint the precise muscles responsible for the problem. This concise, simple guide provides an effective do-it-yourself program.

Author: W. E Johnson
Publisher: Rowlands Press
Keywords: part, logic
Number of Pages: 296
Published: 2007-03-15
List price: $29.45
ISBN-10: 1406731773
ISBN-13: 9781406731774

LOGIC PART I BY W. E. JOJ StTN, M. A. FELLOW OF KINGS COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE, SIDGWICK LECTURER IN MORAL SCIENCE IN THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE. TTANTA P e 61 MH TO CAMBRIDGE AT THE UNIVERSITY PRESS 1921 PREFACE r I HE present work is intended to cover the whole - L field of Logic as ordinarily understood. It includes an outline of elementary Formal Logic, which should be read in close connection with Dr Keyness classical work, in which the last word has been said on most of the fundamental problems of the subject. As regards Material Logic, I have taken Mills VA System of Logic 1ftj V as the firs
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