By Murray Bromberg Melvin Gordon
This well known vocabulary-building application, formerly to be had in audiocassette tape structure, is now being issued on compact discs. in accordance with Murray Bromberg and Melvin Gordon’s bestselling school room publication, 1100 phrases you want to understand, this application provides seven funny dramatizations designed to construct scholars’ be aware strength whereas getting ready them for the SAT, ACT, and ESL assessments. Dramatized tales contain these of a hapless soccer staff, a personal eye, a chef with an accident-prone cooking convey, and others. All tales hold their listeners amused whereas they introduce phrases and be aware meanings within the context of casual conversations. A 32-page ebook lists the words-to-learn from each one dramatization and offers short definitions for all of them.
By Gina Dahl
In the course of contemporary many years a lot has been written approximately early sleek e-book distribution, yet previously Norway has been absent from the dialogue. Drawing on publication listings, this learn seeks to fill this lacuna via exploring the marketplace for books in early sleek Norway. Its procedure is multifaceted: attention of the categories of books accessed through various components of Norwegian society is decided along advancements in the ebook marketplace itself, equivalent to the prolonged lifetime of well known books, the sluggish substitute of Latin via the vernacular and the increase within the eighteenth century within the variety of books on the market. The learn demonstrates the internationality of the Norwegian e-book industry whereas acknowledging particular styles that be sure its Norwegian personality.
By Ellery Adams
Whereas strolling her poodle, Olivia Limoges discovers a useless physique buried within the sand. may well it's attached to the unusual burglaries plaguing Oyster Bay, North Carolina? At each crime scene, the thieves organize peculiar tableaus: a stick of butter with a knife via it, dolls with silver spoons of their mouths, a deck of playing cards with a lacking queen. Olivia realizes each one setup represents a clich?. And who higher to decode the clich? clues than her Bayside booklet Writers staff?
By Thomas Wieczorek
By Jon E. Pedersen, Annette D. Digby
First released in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa corporation.
By Herodotus, A.D. Godley (ed.)
Знаменитый труд (оставшийся незаконченным) известнейшего древнегреческого историка Геродота в русских изданиях условно называется «Историей». В иностранных издания он носит разные названия «Музы Геродота», «Истории Геродота», «Геродот» и наконец в нашем случае «Персидские войны». Это произошло, поскольку в рукописях содержащих труд Геродота нет заглавия, относящегося ко всему сочинению. Есть лишь названия nine книг, по числу муз, на которые сочинение Геродота впоследствии разделили учёные в Александрии, назвавшие книги «Музами».
Download e-book for iPad: Intermediate Quantum Mechanics, 3rd Edition (Advanced Books by Hans A. Bethe, Roman Jackiw
By Hans A. Bethe, Roman Jackiw
Graduate scholars in either theoretical and experimental physics will locate this 3rd version of Intermediate Quantum Mechanics, sophisticated and up-to-date in 1986, integral. the 1st a part of the ebook bargains with the idea of atomic constitution, whereas the second one and 3rd elements take care of the relativistic wave equations and advent to box concept, making Intermediate Quantum Mechanics extra entire than the other single-volume paintings at the topic.
By Bran Nicol
It scares—and titillates—in such video clips as The Hand That Rocks the Cradle and Basic Instinct. It violently ended the lives of mythical artists akin to Selena and John Lennon, and hundreds of thousands of individuals undergo it day-by-day in anonymity from ex-lovers and strangers. Stalking has been a truth of human society for a shockingly very long time, but it is just within the final 20 years that the time period “stalking” got here into huge use all through mass tradition. Bran Nicol lines the following the heritage of stalking and chronicles how acts of maximum obsession have created a public fixation in their own. This unheard of examine attracts on a wealth of sources—including forensic psychology, movies, literature, information reviews, and cultural theory—to study stalking as a habit and a social phenomenon. relocating from Samuel Richardson’s Clarissa to Fatal charm and from Charles Dickens’s Our Mutual good friend to Taxi driving force and One Hour Photo, Nicol skillfully probes how stalking has pervaded our civilizatoin for over 2 hundred years. He then turns his concentration to the function that stalking performs within the context of our modern media-saturated tradition, posing provocative questions on the nation of recent society: Have interpersonal kin develop into more and more severe or extra perverse at the present time? Are we facing whatever actually new, or is stalking easily the most recent identify for an age-old kind of social interplay? Stalking also examines circumstances of lethal obsession with celebrities, akin to Jodie Foster, and explores how such fixations are fueled by way of mass media and the net. a totally attention-grabbing and groundbreaking research into one of many severe results of our hyper-connected age, Stalking provides a radical realizing of this disturbingly compelling abnormality.