There are nine articles in the first part of this double issue:COMMENT´´Testing the Climate´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: On the climate´s big week.LUMP OF COAL DEPT.´´Who´s Scrooge?´´, by Lizzie Widdicombe: A modern-day Scrooge.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´A Buyer´s Christmas´´, by James Surowiecki: Why has retailing gotten so hard?CHECK, PLEASE´´The Frog at Forty-Five´´, by Mimi Sheraton: Arranging the flowers at La Grenouille.JAZZ DEPT.´´Life on Mars´´, by David Remnick: The Coen brothers of jazz.ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS´´Demolition Man´´, by John Lahr: Harold Pinter and The Homecoming.POP MUSIC´´Stairway to Here´´, by Sasha Frere-Jones: Led Zeppelin returns.THE THEATRE´´Family Planning´´, by Hilton Als: Tracy Letts and Aaron Sorkin on irreconcilable differences.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Settling Scores´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of the new films Charlie Wilson´s War, Sweeney Todd, and Persepolis. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/071219de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Risk Factor´´, by George Packer: The lessons of Mumbai.ANNALS OF EDUCATION´´Most Likely to Succeed´´, by Malcolm Gladwell: The trouble with talent spotting.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´Atomic John´´, by David Samuels: The quest to replicate the first A-bombs.SHOUTS & MURMURS´´Is There a Problem Here?´´, by Larry Doyle: The joys of holiday shopping.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Ring Cycles´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Wrestler, The Reader, and Doubt 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/081210de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Life and Letters´´, by Roger Angell: The U.S. Postal Service ends next-day delivery.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Zuccotti 101”, by Andrew Marantz: OR Books publishes ´´Occupying Wall Street.”´´Second Act”, by Tad Friend: Heather Donahue, after The Blair Witch Project.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Delayed Gratification”, by James Surowiecki: Christmas shopping, credit cards, and layaway. LETTER FROM BANGALORE´´Drug Test´´, by Ariel Levy: One woman’s challenge to the West. ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS´´Stumptown Girl´´, by Margaret Talbot: The indie rocker behind ´´Portlandia.”THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Battle Stations´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Iron Lady, War Horse and Mission: Impossible—Ghost Protocol. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/111228de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
There are six articles in the first part of the fiction double issue for December 25, 2006 and January 1, 2007:COMMENT ´´His Way´´ by Steve Coll: President Bush wants to find the next steps in Iraq his own way.TALK OF THE TOWN´´Checking It Twice´´ by Lizzie Widdecombe: Toy store giant FAO Schwarz establishes new rules for holiday shopping.THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´The Gift Right Out´´ by James Surowiecki: The dead weight cost of giving bad presents.PERSONAL HISTORY´´The Past Conditional´´ by Julian Barnes: What Mother would have wanted. FICTION´´Demolition´´ by Louise Erdrich: A man´s relationship with a woman, a cemetery, and a demolition project. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Best and Brightest´´ by David Denby: Bill Condon´s movie adaptation of Dreamgirls and Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie in The Good Shepherd. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/061220de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Happy Halloween week! I think the scariest part is seeing commercials for Christmas shopping before my candy gets finished. If you’re looking for the best audiobook experience to give as a gift – and you can certainly give a gift to yourself – give today’s show a try. Time for the Best of the month of October. We’ll start with the unique mind of Jasper Fforde, who brings literary detective Thursday Next back for another outing in The Woman Who Died A Lot. Maggie Linton introduces us to Matthew Dunn, who also writes about the military, in the case of Sentinel, it’s a thrilling take on the Cold War. And Forbes Magazine, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary of publication, introduces us to the philanthropists who just might change the world.But first, Maggie has the top-ten downloads for the month of October from audible.com. [Broadcast Date: October 30, 2012] 1. Language: English. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/this/121030de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Arcade as Japanese Traditional Shopping and Business Culture: Kazutaka Hashimoto
Arcade as Japanese Traditional Shopping and Business Culture:Akademische Schriftenreihe Kazutaka Hashimoto