Claudio Magris investigates secret as a weapon of power, as an instrument of religion, as an element of the intimate realm and as a key mechanism of literature. The spies, the secret of confession, the shadowy areas surrounding the assassination of Kennedy and other political crimes never solved. / ..
This book goes beyond the mere symbolism that is often associated with "blood." It takes you right to the heart of its esoteric essence and will have you reconsidering and valuing, in a way you never have before, just what it is that is coursing through your veins. / La sangre no es únicamente un g..
This book addresses the common and devastating problem of being a perfectionist person, its detection and some possible solutions and it is aimed at doctors and psychologists, parents and educators, teachers and researchers and, especially, affected people, conscious or not, and their relatives. / ..
It is well known that the brave bull constitutes a unique and unrepeatable animal, not only as a living exponent of an unusual genetic perfection, but also for the essential function that it holds in the fight and what it supposes as one of the last forms of extensive cattle industry that persist in..
With an attentive look and firm pulse, Villoro unfolds into a journalist, passerby, pen buyer, nostalgic adult, responsible father, emergency brigade, and offers us a testimony of the many experiences that the city holds for each and every one of its members. Whether from the experience itself or th..
Beyond statistics, beyond whether to raise, call, or fold, Elements of Poker reveals a new world of profitability for your bankroll and your life. You know tilt costs you money, but do you know how to make it go away? You know position is important, but do you know how to cash in that knowledge? Ele..
This volume is composed of 18 essays of diverse themes. They are dedicated to the work of very important authors of the English language: Henry David Thoureau, Hunter S. Thompson, Graham Green, and Georges Simenon, among others.
Ese volumen está integrado por 18 ensayos de diversa t..
The dream of immortality. These days, scientific immortality is investigated in Neurology, Medicine, Pharmacology, Theoretical Physics, and Applied Physics. There is already a date to build a human being not only immortal, but as invulnerable as possible: 2050 or, at the latest, the end of the 21st ..
Something more than a hunch, something less than knowledge. That is what this book contains. If it could speak, it would have to in a low voice, because of the secretive and whispering nature of the material. A reflection on rumors, half-truths, secrets and lies. / Algo más que un pálpito, algo me..
In the eighties, a twenty-year-old Houellebecq grabs at random a book of aphorisms by Schopenhauer and has a revelation: he discovers in him a soul mate, an alter ego of the past, a teacher. That fateful day ended up leading to this book, a kind of dialogue between two people separated by time. / T..
With this complete corpus of private letters and notes by the poet Miguel Hernández (Orihuela, 1910-Alicante, 1942), we can better understand the exemplary personality and concerns of a model and committed writer during a turbulent time in Spain. / A través de las misivas se conoce profundamente al..
Physics is surrounded by many legends that are not true and we ignore realities. To get into these pages that start with the beginning of everything, The Big Bang, you do not need to have scientific knowledge. You just have to get carried away by the author's explanations and let your imagination fl..