Сатирический роман. ... Как и многие, Ангел Спасов прошел долгий путь, прежде чем стать писателем. За его плечами армия, дипломы по специальностям "Резьба по дереву и внутренняя архитектура" и "Финансы".
В его жизни было много увлечений: блондинки и брюнетки, дорогие автомобили и путешествия, элитные напитки и самогон, шашлыки и веселые кутежи. Он внес свой вклад и в строительство "новой" Болгарии (порой по собственному желанию, а чаще - вопреки ему).
Его участие в первых кооперативах, югославское эмбарго, знакомства и связи среди силовиков, страховщиков, налоговиков и таможенников - ...|
България и Източна Европа са пейзажите, на чиито фон се развива действието на "Историкът" (2005) и "Земя на сенки" (2017), световните бестселъри на американската писателка Елизабет Костова. Някои от описаните места са действителни, други са старателно изобретени чрез слепянето на късчета от действителността.
"Shadow Journey: A Guide to Elizabeth Kostova's Bulgaria and Eastern Europe" е великолепно илюстриран пътеводител към действителните и въображаеми места, събития и реалии в двата романа на Костова. Книгата е вълнуващо пътешествие в комунистическа България, Румъния на Дракула, ...|
Integrating basic concepts and meaning. ... The business environment has dramatically changed over the past two decades. The accountant is not more a bookkeeper but a business partner in creating sustainable organizational value. Being grounded in operational reality and employing leading edge methods needed for the organizational success, management accounting is at the heart of accounting profession today. This book is your guide through the challenges in understanding this fascinating field of accounting and this profession. ...|
Призьıв к дальнейшему развитию науки. ... Феномен болгарской провидицы Ванги известен всему миру. Она была уникальной ясновидящей, способной видеть картины настоящего, даже если они были удалены от нее на тысячи километров. Она точно определяла прошлое, безошибочно предсказывала будущее. Более миллиона людей прошли через нее, покидая ее дом ошеломленные точностью ее слов.
Данная книга коренным образом отличается от всего того, что уже написано о болгарском "феномене Ванга". В ней не только рассказывается о Ванге. Впервые дан детальный анализ и приведены объяснения многих примеров из ее практики. Наглядно ...|
With Laurie Woolever. ... Anthony Bourdain is a man of many appetites. And for many years - first as a chef, later as a world-travelling chronicler of food and culture on his CNN series "Parts Unknown" - he has made a profession of understanding the appetites of others. These days, however, if he's cooking, it's for family and friends.
"Appetites" his first cookbook is more than ten years, boils down thirty-plus years of professional cooking and globe-trotting to a tight repertoire of personal favourites - dishes that everyone should (at least in Mr. Bourdain's opinion) know how to cook. ...|
The Sunday Times Bestseller. The Last Unpublished Stories, collected for the First Time. ... "Riveting this richly fascinating miscellany is a marvellous reminder of what was lost."
"These eighteen rediscovered tales offer an intimate insight into the arc of a legendary career."
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"Many of these stories enrich our understanding of Fitzgerald. We can still marvel at the strength of his imagination, his display of elegance and precision."
"His genius confounds us just as it did contemporaries ... Fitzgerald, at his best, could write ...|
The New York Times Numer 1 Bestselling Author - Fredrik Backman. ... Beartown is dying. Tucked in a forest in the frozen north, Beartown's residents are tough and hardworking. They don't expect life to be easy, but they do expect it to be fair.
Which is why the sudden loss of their hockey players to the rival town of Hed hurts. Everyone needs something to cheer for in the long winter nights. Now they have nothing. So when a new star player arrives, Coach Peter sees an opportunity to rebuild the team - to take on Hed and restore Beartown's fortunes. But not everyone in town sees it his way.
As the big ...|
The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of a multibillion-dollar startup, by the prize-winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end.
In 2015, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was widely seen as the female Steve Jobs: a brilliant Stanford dropout whose startup `unicorn' promised to revolutionize the medical industry with a machine that would make blood tests significantly faster and easier. Backed by investors such as Larry Ellison and Tim Draper, Theranos sold shares in a fundraising round that valued the company at $9 billion, putting Holmes's ...|
Why it Pays to Break the Rules at Work and in Life. ... Award-winning Harvard Business School professor and behavioural scientist Francesca Gino shows us why happiest and most successful among us are those who break the rules and how we can all do it more.
The world's best chef. The pilot who landed his plane on a river. The magician who made history. The computer scientist who changed animated films forever. What do they all have in common? They are all rebels.
Francesca Gino has been studying rebellion and conformity for more than fifteen years. She has discovered that when we mindlessly follow rules and norms ...|
From Anxiety to Zero F**ks Given. ... "Am I normal?"
"What's an anxiety disorder?"
"Does therapy work?"
These are just a few of the questions Natasha Devon is asked as she travels the UK campaigning for better mental health awareness and provision. Here, Natasha calls upon experts in the fields of psychology, neuroscience and anthropology to debunk and demystify the full spectrum of mental health. From A (Anxiety) to Z (Zero F**ks Given - or the art of having high self-esteem) via everything from body image and gender to differentiating "sadness" ...|
"The Ministry of Utmost Happiness" takes us on a journey of many years-the story spooling outwards from the cramped neighbourhoods of Old Delhi into the burgeoning new metropolis and beyond, to the Valley of Kashmir and the forests of Central India, where war is peace and peace is war, and where, from time to time, 'normalcy' is declared.
Anjum, who used to be Aftab, unrolls a threadbare carpet in a city graveyard that she calls home. A baby appears quite suddenly on a pavement, a little after midnight, in a crib of litter. The enigmatic S. Tilottama is as much of a presence as she is an absence in ...|
How Facebook, Google and Amazon have cornered culture and undermined democracy. ... Fake news. Digital monopolies. Stealth marketing. This is the story of how the internet, which began as a dream, has become a nightmare.
Google. Amazon. Facebook. The modern world is defined by vast digital monopolies turning ever-larger profits. Those of us who consume the content that feeds them are farmed for the purposes of being sold ever more products and advertising. Those that create the content - the artists, writers and musicians - are finding they can no longer survive in this unforgiving economic landscape. But it didn't ...|