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Empire Of The Mughal – Brothers At War

by Alex Rutherford Already an international bestseller, A Kingdom Divided continues the epic story of the Moghuls, one of the most magnificent and violent dynasties in world history. India, 1530. Humayun, the newly crowned second Moghul emperor, is a fortunate man. His father, Babur, has left him wealth, glory, and an empire that stretches a […]

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Empire Of The Mughal – The Tainted Throne

by Alex Rutherford India, 1606. Jahangir, the triumphant Moghul Emperor and ruler of most of the Indian subcontinent, is doomed. No amount of wealth and ruthlessness can protect him from his sons’ desire for power. The glorious Moghul throne is worth any amount of bloodshed and betrayal; once Jahangir raised troops against his own father; […]

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Trembling Of A Leaf

by W. Somerset Maugham Life in the South Pacific Colonial Islands “The tragedy of love is not death or separation. How long do you think it would have been before one or other of them ceased to care? Oh, it is dreadfully bitter to look at a woman whom you have loved with all your […]

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Christmas Carol

by Charles Dickens Everyone is familiar with this classic Christmas story. Ebenezer Scrooge is a miserly, unpleasant man who despises Christmas and overworks his clerk Bob Cratchit. As he prepares for another Christmas Eve without celebration, Scrooge is greeted by his dead business partner, Jacob Marley who warns him that his greed will not go […]

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Idiot

by Elif Batuman A New York Times Book Review Notable Book Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction “An addictive, sprawling epic; I wolfed it down.”—Miranda July, author of The First Bad Man and It Chooses You  “Easily the funniest book I’ve read this year.” —GQ A portrait of the artist […]

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Animal Farm

by George Orwel As ferociously fresh as it was more than a half century ago, this remarkable allegory of a downtrodden society of overworked, mistreated animals, and their quest to create a paradise of progress, justice, and equality is one of the most scathing satires ever published. As we witness the rise and bloody fall […]

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Image Processing With Matlab

by Rafael C. Gonzalez, Richard Eugene Woods For courses in Image Processing and Computer Vision. Completely self-contained and heavily illustrated this introduction to basic concepts and methodologies for digital image processing is written at a level that truly is suitable for seniors and first-year graduate students in almost any technical discipline. The leading textbook in […]

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Murphy’s Law

by Rhys Bowen From the author of In Farleigh Field…Murphy’s Law is the captivating first entry of Rhys Bowen’s New York Times bestselling Molly Murphy series Molly Murphy always knew she’d end up in trouble, just as her mother predicted. So, when she commits murder in self-defense, she flees her cherished Ireland, and her identity, […]

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Girl Who Played With Fire

by Stieg Larsson Mikael Blomkvist, crusading journalist and publisher of the magazine Millennium, has decided to run a story that will expose an extensive sex trafficking operation between Eastern Europe and Sweden, implicating well-known and highly placed members of Swedish society, business, and government. But he has no idea just how explosive the story will […]

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Girl Who Kicked The Hornet’s Nest

by Stieg Larsson In the third volume of the Millennium series, Lisbeth Salander lies in critical condition in a Swedish hospital, a bullet in her head. But she’s fighting for her life in more ways than one: if and when she recovers, she’ll stand trial for three murders. With the help of Mikael Blomkvist, she’ll […]

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