The publication of Darwin’s The Origin of Species in 1859 marked a dramatic turning point in scientific thought. Selling out its first edition on its first day, The Origin of Species revolutionized the world with its reasoned, documented arguments that carefully advance his assertion that species st..
This book is developed around a modest stew that the protagonist is preparing to eat at home. And, from that humble and traditional dish, the consecutive chapters tell us about the neighborhood store that sells prepared food, about the ingredients of the stew –meats, legumes, vegetables..., about wa..
For superfans of Netflix's hit show and Julia Quinn's bestselling books, or anyone needing a little more romance in their life... Craving more of the ton? Desperate to become the finest rake in London? Need help on how to swoon in style? Allow The Little Book of Bridgerton to act as your guide throu..
As a young Florentine envoy to the courts of France and the Italian principalities, Niccolò Machiavelli (1469-1527) was able to observe firsthand the lives of people strongly united under one powerful ruler. His fascination with that political rarity and his intense desire to see the Medici family a..
Paraphrasing the management principle of simplicity KISS (Keep it simple, stupid), this book of business strategy will help managers to make their companies and organizations more competitive. It uses as the basis for the methodology, Jack Trout’s teachings of strategic positioning. / Parafraseando..
This work gathers material from the newspaper La Nación between 2006 and 2011, covering the great events that occurred to Liniers in that period, but also small details of his daily life. An approach full of sensitivity, intelligence, and humor. / ¿Pueden las mujeres ser genios? ¿O sus cabezas son ..
We live in a time of extremes. The crises of climate change, extreme weather, and failing economies, for example, translate directly into the cost of the fuel that gets us back and forth to work each day. All of this means that our lives are changing in ways we’ve never seen in the past, and they’re..
Oliver Sacks, a scientist and a storyteller, is beloved by readers for the extraordinary neurological case histories (Awakenings, An Anthropologist on Mars) in which he introduced and explored many now familiar disorders. The River of Consciousness is one of two books Sacks was working on up to his ..
When Andrés Ruzo was just a small boy in Peru, his grandfather told him the story of a mysterious river, deep in the Amazon, which boils as if a fire burns below it. Twelve years later, Ruzo -now a geoscientist- sets out on a journey deep into the Amazon. / En esta emocionante aventura mezclada con..
Martin Amis turns his piercingly observant eye on Donald Trump, whom he finds “scowling out from under an omelette of makeup” in the run-up to the 2016 Republican Convention, and at a post-election rally, regarding his crowd of supporters with a “flat sneer of Ozymandian hauteur.
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The Buendia's secret. About One hundred years of solitude
Is it possible to decipher the enigmatic One Hundred Years of Solitude? Those passionate about Gabriel García Márquez's total novel will find in this essay a revolutionary approach masterfully defended by Sultana Wahnón, who presents herself as our particular Aureliano Babilonia in the task of revea..
Massimo Recalcati focuses on comparing and contrasting the story of Oedipus by Sophocles and the parable of the prodigal son. Recalcati argues that common parenting strategies are attempts at sealing the fate of the sons –they ensure that the sons realize the dreams and fantasies of the parents. / ..