Isaac Newton (1642-1727), the English genius, made his greatest contributions to original thought before the age of twenty-five, while at home in Lincolnshire escaping the great plague of 1665, a period of which he wrote: 'I was in the prime of age for invention'. This book demonstrates his perceptions, which changed our world forever.
A French-English vocabulary book like no other. First published in 1929 for Bright Young People who needed to know 'the right word' on subjects ranging from Dressmaking to the Racetrack, from Firearms & Target Shooting to Finance & Business. It was hailed at the time as 'unique' and has never been equalled.
'Brilliant Customer Service' reveals how to keep the emotional scale tipped in your favour, why silence is never golden, how to turn complaints into opportunities, and provide a brilliant customer experience with little or no money. It includes real case studies from different types of businesses to illustrate the ideas.
Leading plant scientist, Stefano Mancuso, offers a new understanding of the botanical world and a passionate argument for intelligent plant life. He argues that plants process information, sleep, remember, and signal to one another- showing that, far from passive machines, plants are intelligent and aware.