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Supernormal: Science, Yoga, and the Evidence for Extraordinary Psychic Abilities
Supernormal: Science, Yoga, and the Evidence for Extraordinary Psychic Abilities
by Dean Radin
Edition: Paperback
Price: 7.69

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Sensationalist title but very well pitched topic, 16 Nov 2013
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Dean Radin is a sober and reliable guide through this radical territory.
The title is perhaps an accurate description, but I would prefer a different word used.
This particular word tends to sensationalize something that is in fact normal.
I have a sense of grief that Dean Radin's area of research remains heretical to many of the dogmatic guardians of conventional scientific thinking. However, anything that raises the profile of yoga as a practice and lifestyle is strongly to be supported through all difficulties, fads, and the tides of fortune.


Lab 257: The Disturbing Story of the Government's Secret Plum Island Germ Laboratory
Lab 257: The Disturbing Story of the Government's Secret Plum Island Germ Laboratory
by Michael Christopher Carroll
Edition: Hardcover

1.0 out of 5 stars poor condition, 13 Oct 2013
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This book, which I purchased as 'used' condition, had been notated with yellow marker by someone of disturbed mind.
Almost every sentence on every page of the entire book had been highlighted. Some entire pages were highlighted. This person must have used up numerous pens rendering vast swathes of text in yellow. Quite ridiculous.
I purchased the book for research purposes and to use as source material for a story I am writing.
Not only is the content of this book quite unsettling enough, but the quite extraordinary behaviour of the previous reader made the experience of trying to read it unbearable. I have binned the copy - it is simply unreadable.
My view is that the bookseller should not attempt to sell a book in this condition and has crossed a boundary of acceptable trading by doing so. If the seller had been a UK seller I would have demanded my money back.


The Fast Diet: The Secret of Intermittent Fasting - Lose Weight, Stay Healthy, Live Longer
The Fast Diet: The Secret of Intermittent Fasting - Lose Weight, Stay Healthy, Live Longer
by Dr Michael Mosley
Edition: Paperback
Price: 2.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Pun intended?, 1 Sep 2013
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I am about 5 weeks in now. It works but is not altogether easy, but manageable for the long term I believe. Maybe one gets better at it, and used to it. I am convinced by the arguments and the practice.


The Elements of Style
The Elements of Style
by William Strunk Jr.
Edition: Paperback
Price: 5.28

5.0 out of 5 stars Concise and brilliant, 1 Sep 2013
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This review is from: The Elements of Style (Paperback)
This book is concise and brilliant. It is about concision and brilliance. unfortunately the review requires 4 more words but that is 4 more than is needed to review the book.


Silverline 677256 Composite Digital Vernier 150mm
Silverline 677256 Composite Digital Vernier 150mm
Price: 12.48

3.0 out of 5 stars Plastic feeling, 1 Sep 2013
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Plasticky feeling but does the job. Very cheap. this review needs twelve more words but I can only think of


Veloset VS 204 12 Function Wireless Cycle Computer Bike Bicycle Speedo, reviewed by Cycling Active magazine
Veloset VS 204 12 Function Wireless Cycle Computer Bike Bicycle Speedo, reviewed by Cycling Active magazine

5.0 out of 5 stars Bargain, 17 Aug 2013
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Does what it says it'll do and very inexpensive for what you get.
They say I havn't used enough words in this review yet.....curious, I thought I'd said everything, but I'm quite happy to keep droning on if necessary....


The Best Art You've Never Seen: 101 Hidden Treasures From Around the World (Rough Guides Reference)
The Best Art You've Never Seen: 101 Hidden Treasures From Around the World (Rough Guides Reference)
by Julian Spalding
Edition: Paperback
Price: 14.99

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good book, 3 Jun 2011
This is a fascinating book with a very well chosen central theme. It is catholic, in the best sense of the word and enlightening.
It could easily be the basis of a further series of books on the same topic. I really appreciate that the author hasn't played safe, yet hasn't set out to shock.
It really is well-pitched.


VonHaus by Designer Habitat Cantilever TV Wall Mount Swivel Bracket for LCD Plasma TV (13 - 37") to Fit All VESA 75mm & 100mm + Extension Plates for Wider Spacings - New Slim Design
VonHaus by Designer Habitat Cantilever TV Wall Mount Swivel Bracket for LCD Plasma TV (13 - 37") to Fit All VESA 75mm & 100mm + Extension Plates for Wider Spacings - New Slim Design
Offered by Designer Habitat
Price: 99.99

34 of 37 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars user, 3 Jun 2011
This is a beautifully made, plenty strong enough bracket at an astonishing price but with one rather serious flaw.
The ball and socket joint, where the weight of the TV is transferred to the bracket in such a way that it can be angled, is simply not up to the weight of my 36 inch set. Despite tightening it to the point where I'm worried about damage to the threads on the clamping screws, I can't prevent it moving under the weight. The bracket will work for lighter TV's fine, so if you have a smaller set, unreserved five stars. For a 36' set, I can't endorse it. I've managed a sort of home made fix which gets me round the problem, which is inelegant, but hidden behind the set.
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