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              Genealogy for Beginners
               

              Genealogy for Beginners (Hardback)

              By Pennavaria, Katherine

              • RRP: $72.99
              • $72.99
              • Pub Date
                15 May 20

              This book covers everything you need to get started researching your family history or continue a project you've already started. It offers practical suggestions from an experienced genealogist, and detailed, step-by-step instructions for carrying out a quality family history res...earch.
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              ISBN 9781538125489
              Released NZ 15 May 2020
              Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
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              Makeup Man: From Rocky to Star Trek The Amazing Creations of Hollywood's Michael Westmore
               

              Makeup Man: From Rocky to Star Trek The Amazing Creations of Hollywood's Michael Westmore (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Westmore, Michael; Page, Jake

              • RRP: $47.99
              • $47.99
              • Pub Date
                15 Jul 20

              Headline: A peak behind the Hollywood mask by one of its foremost makeup artists In Hollywood's heyday, almost every major studio had a Westmore heading up the makeup department. Since 1917, there has never been a time when Westmores weren't shaping the visages of stardom. For th...eir century-long dedication to the art of makeup, the Westmores were honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2008. In this lively memoir, Michael Westmore not only regales us with tales of Hollywood's golden age, but also from his own career where he notably transformed Sylvester Stallone into Rocky Balboa and Robert DiNiro into Jake LaMotta, among many other makeup miracles. Westmore's talent as a makeup artist first became apparent when he created impenetrable disguises for Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Burt Lancaster, Robert Mitchum, and Frank Sinatra for the 1963 film The List of Adrian Messenger. He later went on to become the preferred makeup man for Bobby Darin and Elizabeth Taylor, and worked on such movies and TV shows as The Munsters, Rosemary's Baby, Eleanor and Franklin, New York, New York, 2010: A Space Odyssey, and Mask, for which he won an academy award. The next phase of his career was to create hundreds of alien characters for over 600 episodes of Star Trek in all its iterations, from The Next Generation to Enterprise. Replete with anecdotes about Hollywood and its stars, from Bette Davis's preference for being made-up in the nude to Shelley Winters's habit of nipping from a little bottle while on the set, Makeup Man will satisfy any Hollywood's fan's appetite for gossip or a behind-the-scenes look at how tinsel town's most iconic film characters were created. Academy Award-winning Michael Westmore has been making up the stars for over fifty years. He frequently appears on the SyFy channel show Face Off with his daughter McKenzie Westmore.
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              ISBN 9781493049288
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2020
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              Home Will Never Be the Same Again: A Guide for Adult Children of Gray Divorce
               

              Home Will Never Be the Same Again: A Guide for Adult Children of Gray Divorce (Hardback)

              By Hughes, Carol R.; Fredenburg, Bruce R.; Foreword by Eddy, Bill

              • RRP: $64.99
              • $64.99
              • Pub Date
                15 Jul 20

              Home Will Never Be the Same: A Guide for Adult Children of Gray Divorce provides Adult Children with tools for understanding and healing the complicated familial and relationship dynamics before, during, and after divorce. You can preserve what is most important to you: your rela...tionships. And, with the right information, you can heal.
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              ISBN 9781538135303
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2020
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              Nursing Professionals: A Practical Career Guide
               

              Nursing Professionals: A Practical Career Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Endsley, Kezia

              • RRP: $67.99
              • $67.99
              • Pub Date
                15 Jun 20

              Nursing Professionals, which includes interviews with professionals in the field, covers the following areas of this field that have proven to be stable, lucrative, and growing professions: RNs, LPNs, Nurse Practitioners, Nursing Assistants, and Orderlies.

              ISBN 9781538133118
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2020
              Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Practical Career Guides
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              The Micro-historian's Guide to Research, Evidence, & Conclusions: Step-by-Step Research Planning and Execution for Historians, Genealogists, Journalists, Museum Professionals, Specialty Researchers, & Local History Enthusiasts
               

              The Micro-historian's Guide to Research, Evidence, & Conclusions: Step-by-Step Research Planning and Execution for Historians, Genealogists, Journalists, Museum Professionals, Specialty Researchers, & Local History Enthusiasts (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bacon, Reginald W.

              • RRP: $68.99
              • $68.99
              • Internationally sourced

              This book imparts useful guidance to motivated historians, genealogists, special-interest researchers, and local history enthusiasts. Topics include research planning & execution, evaluation of evidence, formulation of conclusions, and the crafting of a summary narrative.

              ISBN 9781538137390
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2019
              Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Saving Your Digital Past, Present, and Future: A Step-by-Step Guide
               

              Saving Your Digital Past, Present, and Future: A Step-by-Step Guide (Hardback)

              By Reyes, Vanessa

              • RRP: $54.99
              • $54.99
              • Pub Date
                15 Jun 20

              An engaging resource written for anyone interested in learning how to save their personal digital information. The digital era has reshaped the nature, scope, and use of personal information. This book analyzes the concepts associated with preserving and managing personal digital... information.
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              ISBN 9781538123805
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2020
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              America's Alligator: A Popular History of Our Most Celebrated Reptile
               

              America's Alligator: A Popular History of Our Most Celebrated Reptile (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Alderson, Doug

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $39.99
              • Pub Date
                15 Jul 20

              People have long been fascinated by the American alligator. Ever since humans arrived on the continent more than 15,000 years ago, the American alligator has been both feared and revered, celebrated and scorned, and often hunted for food and hide. Once tourism began to take hold ...in the South as a real industry, especially in Florida, the alligator took on iconic and even mythical status. One of the most picturesque features of Florida has always been that uncouth and fierce-looking reptile called the alligator, wrote Nevin O. Winter in 1918. Everybody who comes down here to the peninsula has an ambition to see one in the wild. Seminole Indians wrestled alligators for show. Alligator souvenirs and mascots often took what people feared-a sharp-toothed predator-and made it into something cute and cuddly. Alligator-themed songs were recorded and released, including See You Later Alligator by Bill Haley and His Comets. Hollywood into created alligator-themed movies such as Alligator People. Alligators were also reportedly kept in the White House under two presidencies. And perhaps the most unusual alligator story was one that helped to nab Ma Barker and her son Fred when they were hiding out along Florida's Lake Weir. America's Alligator examines the colorful and sometimes conflicted relationship our species has had with Alligator mississippiensis. Doug Alderson explores the country's rich alligator mythology and how it inspired various forms of art, stories, photography, tourism and even humor.
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              ISBN 9781493048267
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2020
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              Ethical Issues in Biotechnology

              Ethical Issues in Biotechnology (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Sherlock, Richard; Morrey, John D.

              • Imp. $176.99
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              This work focuses on biotechnology broadly conceived to include the development of genetically engineered plants and animals, genetically altered animal organs for human transplant, genetic testing and therapy for human beings and, finally, animal and human cloning.

              ISBN 9780742513778
              Released NZ 9 Oct 2002
              Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Practical Parenting and Learning Disabilities: A Simple Guide for Teachers and Parents
               

              Practical Parenting and Learning Disabilities: A Simple Guide for Teachers and Parents (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Maynard, Susan

              • RRP: $34.99
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              This guide is broken into two parts: the first helps parents establish limits and guidelines for what their children are and are not allowed to do; the second helps to identify learning styles and learning disabilities so parents are empowered to meet these needs. The ideas are s...traightforward and simply stated in this easy to carry, handy booklet.
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              ISBN 9781475810448
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2014
              Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Wrinkles in Teaching: A Series of Guidebooks for Teachers
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              Singin', Sweatin', and Storytime: Literature-based Movement and Music for the Young Child
               

              Singin', Sweatin', and Storytime: Literature-based Movement and Music for the Young Child (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 CD-ROM)

              By Hamik, Rebecca E.; Wilson, Catherine M.

              • RRP: $110.99
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              This new and innovative book combines literature, music, and movement to teach young children the joy and excitement of music, physical education, and reading.

              ISBN 9781607092667
              Released NZ 16 Sep 2009
              Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
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