Hemp Masters

Author: Denise E. Knight
Publisher: Eagles View Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780943604572
Size: 45.76 MB
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Hemp Masters from the Author: Denise E. Knight.

Hemp Masters Getting Knotty

Author: Max Lunger
Publisher: Eagles View Publishing
ISBN: 9780943604626
Size: 47.94 MB
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Hemp Masters Getting Knotty from the Author: Max Lunger. Guide to making hemp jewelry.

Hemp Bracelets

Author: Anne Akers Johnson
ISBN: 9781570541872
Size: 64.41 MB
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Hemp Bracelets from the Author: Anne Akers Johnson. Includes simple, super-clear instructions for knotting ten different bracelets. Comes with 150 feet of hemp, a natural fiber that looks like twine, and an assortment of beads. The look is organic, casual and altogether cool.

Hip Hemp With Beads

Author: Suzanne McNeill
ISBN: 9781574212655
Size: 55.50 MB
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Hip Hemp With Beads from the Author: Suzanne McNeill. Enjoy the texture and beauty of intricate hempwork with beads to create chokers, bracelets, pendants, necklaces and belts.

Twist Turn And Tie 50 Japanese Kumihimo Braids

Author: Beth Kemp
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9780764166433
Size: 64.46 MB
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Twist Turn And Tie 50 Japanese Kumihimo Braids from the Author: Beth Kemp. Introduces the traditional Japanese art of cord braiding and features step-by-step instructions for completing fifty projects with the included kumihimo disk.

The Spirit Catches You And You Fall Down

Author: Anne Fadiman
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429931113
Size: 21.25 MB
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The Spirit Catches You And You Fall Down from the Author: Anne Fadiman. Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction When three-month-old Lia Lee Arrived at the county hospital emergency room in Merced, California, a chain of events was set in motion from which neither she nor her parents nor her doctors would ever recover. Lia's parents, Foua and Nao Kao, were part of a large Hmong community in Merced, refugees from the CIA-run "Quiet War" in Laos. The Hmong, traditionally a close-knit and fiercely people, have been less amenable to assimilation than most immigrants, adhering steadfastly to the rituals and beliefs of their ancestors. Lia's pediatricians, Neil Ernst and his wife, Peggy Philip, cleaved just as strongly to another tradition: that of Western medicine. When Lia Lee Entered the American medical system, diagnosed as an epileptic, her story became a tragic case history of cultural miscommunication. Parents and doctors both wanted the best for Lia, but their ideas about the causes of her illness and its treatment could hardly have been more different. The Hmong see illness aand healing as spiritual matters linked to virtually everything in the universe, while medical community marks a division between body and soul, and concerns itself almost exclusively with the former. Lia's doctors ascribed her seizures to the misfiring of her cerebral neurons; her parents called her illness, qaug dab peg--the spirit catches you and you fall down--and ascribed it to the wandering of her soul. The doctors prescribed anticonvulsants; her parents preferred animal sacrifices.

Making Beautiful Hemp Bead Jewelry

Author: Mickey Baskett
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9780806962757
Size: 70.91 MB
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Making Beautiful Hemp Bead Jewelry from the Author: Mickey Baskett. Demonstrates basic techniques of braiding, knotting, and weaving and offers patterns for over fifty projects


Author: Charles Stross
ISBN: 9635231350
Size: 51.51 MB
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Accelerando from the Author: Charles Stross. The book is a collection of nine short stories telling the tale of three generations of a highly dysfunctional family before, during, and after a technological singularity. It was originally written as a series of novelettes and novellas, all published in Asimov's Science Fiction magazine in the period 2001 to 2004. The first three stories follow the character of "venture altruist" Manfred Macx starting in the early 21st Century, the second three stories follow his daughter Amber, and the final three focus largely on her son Sirhan in the completely transformed world at the end of the century. According to Stross, the initial inspiration for the stories was his experience working as a programmer for a high-growth company during the dot-com boom of the 1990s.

Turtle Feet

Author: Nikolai Grozni
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440638969
Size: 60.45 MB
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Turtle Feet from the Author: Nikolai Grozni. A brilliantly colorful memoir of becoming a monk and a young man's spiritual journey in India. Nikolai Grozni, a Boston jazz piano prodigy struck by spiritual ennui, suddenly abandoned 15 years of music studies to seek out the Dalai Lama's university in India, where he began his quest for the ultimate truth. Instead of finding answers, Grozni fell in with an unusual cast of characters, and struggled with Buddhist logic and with the many small challenges to life as a monk in a community of Tibetan refugees. Turtle Feet is his bittersweet and funny memoir about the search for higher power, and the discovery of oneself amidst teeming, chaotic, and glorious humanity.

Micro Macrame

Author: Annika deGroot
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312380854
Size: 28.89 MB
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Micro Macrame from the Author: Annika deGroot. Offers thirty beautiful projects that look like stained glass using fine cords, special knots, and crystal beads, including necklaces and watch bands, enhanced with step-by-step instructions, more than five hundred color photos, and more.