Books tagged: ceramics

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The Potter's Keeper
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Have you ever wondered why your cell phone doesn’t have an antenna anymore? What did the Spanish do with all that New World gold and what’s up with the Neanderthals? Inspired by globe-circling travels, Cochrane shows how the crude pottery made by cavemen is directly related to modern day space exploration. It’s Freakonomics meets the DaVinci Code!
The Sun Devices
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Sun Devices contains series of solar tools designed to help individuals and organizations use solar energy. Each is based on ancient designs, simply updated with new materials and needs in mind. Areas include stone techniques, metalwork, recycling, new material synthesis, water/alcohol distillation, cooking and electrical power generation. Most of the devices are inexpensive and easy to build.
Clay in the Potter's Hands
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Most Christians have heard that God is the potter and we are the clay, but Diana Pavlac Glyer, who has spent countless hours at the potter's wheel, shows in this remarkable book that this saying is far more than a casual metaphor. As God hovers over His creation, centering us or shaping us or even restoring us from collapse, He may transform us in ways we never imagined.
Soulmates and a Pot!
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Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
This is a picture book for grown-ups. The story is about a little potter girl and a wandering boy. Their journey through spaces; about the meeting of the Sky and Earth and about love and meditation. Enjoy!
Mobile Homes Freezing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home repair
Desperate Freezing Woman Shows Mobile Home Insulation Secrets. Hi, there. My name is Linda Culbreth and I am a real person. I live in my third mobile home and froze last winter when I had no choice but to set my thermostat down to 41 degrees - and the heat came on more than once. I share my journey to comfortable and affordable housing - doing things even I could tackle by myself.
Kilned Again, A Jennifer Harrington Jones Mystery
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Jennifer Harrington Jones discovers an unlikely gas fired kiln behind a prestigious winery in the Napa Valley dominos start to fall, bringing to light its connection with a widely varied cast of characters, art world intrigues, immigrant quandaries, and delicious culinary forays.
The Voices of Silence (Pre-Columbian America)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Literary Essay & Art eBook (54 pictures) images you enlarge to appreciate the ceramics like touching them, for another look into America through the art and history hidden behind pre-Columbian pottery. The proposal is to look into America when the current national and geopolitical borders did not exist, when women and men daily recreated the utilitarian, symbolic and ritual function of the clay.
Wildland Fire in Ecosystems: Effects of Fire on Cultural Resources and Archaeology (Rainbow Series) Part 2 - Effects on Prehistoric Ceramics, Stone Artifacts, Rock Images, Fire Behavior and Effects
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
This state-of-knowledge review provides a synthesis of the effects of fire on cultural resources, which can be used by fire managers, cultural resource (CR) specialists, and archaeologists to more effectively manage wildland vegetation, fuels, and fire.
A Potter's Garden - An Artist's Approach To Creative Garden-making
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Pre-release—available December 24, 2014. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Antiques & collectibles
ROBIN HOPPER is an internationally recognized potter, teacher, author, consultant, arts activist and garden designer. In 2008, “ANGLOJAPANADIAN” garden was voted one of the top ten in Canada by the readers of Canada’s “Gardening Life” magazine. This book is about creative garden-making and is the story of a very personal garden and its development through the eyes and mind of an artist.
A Potter's Garden - An Artist's Approach To Creative Garden-Making
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Pre-release—available December 26, 2014. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Robin Hopper is an internationally recognized potter, teacher, author, consultant, arts activist and garden designer. In 2008, the garden was voted one of the top ten in Canada by readers of Canada’s “Gardening Life” magazine. This book is about creative garden-making and is the story of a very personal garden and its development through the eyes and mind of an artist.