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Fiction Brown, E
Fiction Brown, E
Es el aÃ±o 1819, y el Owen Wedgwood, gran cocinero conocido como "el cÃ©sar de las salsas", es secuestrado por un grupo de piratas. La capitana Hannah Mabbot le hace saber que salvarÃ¡ la vida sÃ³lo si cada domingo sin falta le sirve una comida exquisita. Una gran novela de aventuras y gastronomÃa escrita con un humor muy fino. Un relato vertiginoso sobre el amor y el paladar, una proeza imaginativa de una originalidad sorprendente.
In 1819, kidnapped chef Owen Wedgwood transforms meager shipboard supplies into sumptuous meals at the behest of his kidnapper, pirate queen Mad Hannah Mabbot, while she pushes her exhausted crew to track down a deadly privateer.
Explores the impact that multi-tasking has on our safety, our memory, our education, our careers, and our personal lives.
From PBS: Hosted by renowned neuroscientist and M.D., Ph.D., Dr. Adam Gazzaley, THE DISTRACTED MIND delves deeply into attention, distraction, the myth of multi-tasking, and how to use the latest research to possibly improve our skills and abilities at any point during our lives. While the brain can seem almost boundless in its potential, it has limitations, such as processing speed, attentional limitations, working memory limitations, and sensitivity...
Examines recent developments in neuroscience showing the plastic structure of a child's brain, and the potential to affect how children exercise and use their brains early in life, to become more fit and ready for lifelong learning.
Examines methods of utilizing the brain's neuroplasticity to increase mental agility, speed, and comprehension and to enhance brain function in later years.