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William Pederson D. A Companion to Franklin D. Roosevelt William Pederson D. A Companion to Franklin D. Roosevelt Новинка

William Pederson D. A Companion to Franklin D. Roosevelt

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A Companion to Franklin D. Roosevelt presents a collection of historiographical essays by leading scholars that provides a comprehensive review of the scholarship on the president who led the United States through the tumultuous period from the Great Depression to the waning days of World War II. Represents a state-of-the-art assessment of current scholarship on FDR, the only president elected to four terms of office and the central figure in key events of the first half of the 20th century Covers all aspects of FDR's life and times, from his health, relationships, and Supreme Court packing, to New Deal policies, institutional issues, and international relations Features 35 essays by leading FDR scholars
Australia Administrative Arrangements Order Australia Administrative Arrangements Order Новинка

Australia Administrative Arrangements Order

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA ADMINISTRATIVE ARRANGEMENTS ORDER I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, revoke all administrative arrangements previously ordered and order that: 1. The matters dealt with by a Department of State include: (a) the matters referred to in the Part of the Schedule relating to that Department; and (b) matters arising under the legislation administered by a Minister of State administering the Department. 2. The legislation administered by a Minister of State administering a Department is: (a) the legislation referred to in the Part of the Schedule relating to that Department; and (b) legislation passed before or after the date of this Order, that relates to a matter dealt with by the Department, not being legislation referred to in another Part of the Schedule.
Gregory Bell S. In the Black. A History of African Americans on Wall Street Gregory Bell S. In the Black. A History of African Americans on Wall Street Новинка

Gregory Bell S. In the Black. A History of African Americans on Wall Street

The never-before-told story of five decades of African Americans on Wall Street Here, for the first time, is the fascinating history of the African American experience on Wall Street as told by Gregory Bell, the son of the man who founded the first black-owned member firm of the New York Stock Exchange. A successful finance professional in his own right with close ties to leading figures in both the black financial and civil rights communities, Bell tells the stories of the pioneers who broke down the ancient social and political barriers to African American participation in the nation s financial industry. With the help of profiles of many important black leaders of the past fifty years including everyone from Jesse Jackson and Maynard Jackson, former mayor of Atlanta, to E. Stanley O Neal, COO and President of Merrill Lynch, and Russell Goings, founder of First Harlem Securities and cofounder of First Harlem Securities he shows how in the years following World War II the growing social, political, and financial powers of African Americans converged on Wall Street. Set to publish during Black History Month, In the Black will be warmly received by African American business readers and general readers alike.
Отсутствует Report of the Committee of the Society of Arts Отсутствует Report of the Committee of the Society of Arts Новинка

Отсутствует Report of the Committee of the Society of Arts

Полный вариант заголовка: «Report of the Committee of the Society of Arts, &c. together with the approved communications and evidence upon the same, relative to the mode of preventing the Forgery of Bank Notes / printed by order of the Society».
Отсутствует Hymns for the use of the New Church Отсутствует Hymns for the use of the New Church Новинка

Отсутствует Hymns for the use of the New Church

Полный вариант заголовка: «Hymns for the use of the New Church signified by the New Jerusalem in the Revelation, Ch. xxi. 1,2 / сomp. by order of the General conf. of the New Church in Great Britain».
Leon Malin End of the President. Agency Amur Leon Malin End of the President. Agency Amur Новинка

Leon Malin End of the President. Agency Amur

If you read the stories of Vitaly Mushkin’s “President’s Sex” and President’s Sex 2”, then certainly interested in the fate of the protagonist – Artem-President. Here, in this narrative of Leon Malin describes the continuation of the sexual adventures of Artem, until his tragic death. The story “End of the President” can be considered the end of the trilogy.
Святослав Рерих Creative Thought. Articles by Svetoslav Roerich Святослав Рерих Creative Thought. Articles by Svetoslav Roerich Новинка

Святослав Рерих Creative Thought. Articles by Svetoslav Roerich

Svetoslav Roerich (1904–1993), Founder and Honorable President of the Museum by name of N.K. Roerich in Moscow, is known not only as a distinguished Artist, educator and public figure but also as a profound and original thinker, the author of a number of remarkable essays, and a brilliant lecturer. Search for Beauty – in Art, in the World, in a Man – that was the golden thread of his life and creativity, as well as his faith in triumph of the spirit and creative thought were reflected in the articles constituted this book. In order to present unique philosophical, artistic heritage of the Roerichs to our readers more comprehensively, the edition is supplemented with colour reproductions of the Nicholas and Svetoslav Roerichs' paintings illustrating the text, and the Svetoslav Roerich Chronology.
Allan Winkler M. Home Front U.S.A. America During World War II Allan Winkler M. Home Front U.S.A. America During World War II Новинка

Allan Winkler M. Home Front U.S.A. America During World War II

New scholarship on World War II continues to broaden our understanding. With each passing year we know more about the triumphs and the tragedies of America’s involvement in the momentous conflict. Tapping into this greater awareness of the accomplishments of both soldiers and civilians and a better recognition of the consequences of decisions made, Allan Winkler presents the third edition of his highly popular series volume. Informed by the latest historical literature and featuring many new thoughtfully chosen photographs, the third edition of Home Front U.S.A. continues to ponder the question of «the good war,» the moral implications of the use of the atomic bomb, the implications of expanding wartime roles for women, African Americans, American Jews, the imprisonment of Japanese Americans at the hands of the federal government, and the experiences of the many other people who, though relegated to the fringe of mainstream society, contributed in important ways to the nation's successful prosecution of its greatest challenge.
Николай Камзин Theory and practical aspects of Internationa settlements. Economic cooperation Николай Камзин Theory and practical aspects of Internationa settlements. Economic cooperation Новинка

Николай Камзин Theory and practical aspects of Internationa settlements. Economic cooperation

As part of the dynamics of international economic cooperation by the need for mutual settlement operations, so the problem of organization of settlements is an important place for the economically active subjects, especially in a globalized economic space in the functioning of transnational structures and scale of the export, import and international financial transactions. In agreeing on the order of calculations, the participants determined the form of payment in order to fulfill the financial obligations of the agreement – regulated by means of voluntary compliance through a credit institution liabilities, characterized by specific features on the order of transfer of funds to the account, a certain kind of settlement document, as well as office procedures. The source of payment relations is the need to have one contractor expressed in the appropriate disposition, the other in shortage. This relationship gives rise as a consequence of the relationship with the lending institution. Need to accession will intensify in the subjects of international payment relationship.
George Bethune English A narrative of the expedition to Dongola and Sennaar George Bethune English A narrative of the expedition to Dongola and Sennaar Новинка

George Bethune English A narrative of the expedition to Dongola and Sennaar

Полный вариант заголовка: «A narrative of the expedition to Dongola and Sennaar, under the command of his Excellence Ismael Pasha, undertaken by order of His Highness Mehemmed Ali Pasha, Viceroy of Egypt / by an American in the service of the Viceroy».
Howard Phillips Lovecraft The Other Gods Howard Phillips Lovecraft The Other Gods Новинка

Howard Phillips Lovecraft The Other Gods

Barzai the Wise, a high priest and prophet greatly learned in the lore of the "gods of earth", or Great Ones, attempts to scale the mountain of Hatheg-Kla in order to look upon their faces, accompanied by his young disciple Atal. Upon reaching the peak, Barzai at first seems overjoyed until he finds that the "gods of the earth" are not there alone, but rather are overseen by the "other gods, the gods of the outer hells that guard the feeble gods of earth!" Atal flees and Barzai is never seen again.
Ikony / Icons Ikony / Icons Новинка

Ikony / Icons

We hope this album of Icons will help readers enter the mysterious world of icons, their beauty and uniqueness, and understand what it is that only the icons give - the theology of colour. The order of the icons we present here has been chosen in accordance with the meanings of its subject-matter and the hierarchy ascribed by icon theology to the various figures and representations.
Justine Gregory-Williams Trading Chaos. Maximize Profits with Proven Technical Techniques Justine Gregory-Williams Trading Chaos. Maximize Profits with Proven Technical Techniques Новинка

Justine Gregory-Williams Trading Chaos. Maximize Profits with Proven Technical Techniques

How to trade the markets by integrating Chaos Theory with market sentiment In the first edition of Trading Chaos, seasoned trader and psychologist Bill Williams detailed the potential of Chaos Theory-which seeks to make the unpredictable understandable-in trading and it revolutionized financial decision-making. The Second Edition of Trading Chaos is a cutting edge book that combines trading psychology and Chaos Theory and its particular effect on the markets. By examining both of these facets in relation to the current market, readers will have the best of all possible worlds when trading. Bill Williams, PhD, CTA (Solana Beach, CA), is President of Profitunity.com, a leader in the field of education for traders and investors. Justine Gregory-Williams (Solana Beach, CA) is President of the Profitunity Trading Group and a full-time trader.
John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 1 John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 1 Новинка

John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 1

Примечание: Жизнь Джорджа Вашингтона. Полный вариант заголовка: «The life of George Washington : Vol. 1 : commander in chief of the American forces, during the war which established the independence of his country, and First President of the United States : to which is prefixed, an introduction, containing a compendius view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, from their settlement to the commencement of that war which terminated in their independence / by John Marshall ; compiled under the inspection of the Honourable Bushrod Washington, from original papers bequhathed to him by his deceased relative, and now in possession of the author».
Anne Collins John F. Kennedy Anne Collins John F. Kennedy Новинка

Anne Collins John F. Kennedy

A level 2 Oxford Bookworms Library graded reader. Written for Learners of English by Anne Collins. Ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country.' More than fifty years ago, the new US President, John F. Kennedy, spoke these words. Millions of Americans listened, and they were filled with hope. With Kennedy as president, surely there was a great future ahead for their country. But Kennedy would not finish his four years as president. In November 1963, the world stopped as terrible news came from Dallas, Texas…
Yei Theodora Ozaki Japanese Fairy Tales Yei Theodora Ozaki Japanese Fairy Tales Новинка

Yei Theodora Ozaki Japanese Fairy Tales

This is a collection of Japanese fairy tales translated by Yei Theodora Ozaki based on a version written in Japanese by Sadanami Sanjin. According to Ozaki, “These stories are not literal translations, and though the Japanese story and all quaint Japanese expressions have been faithfully preserved, they have been told more with the view to interest young readers of the West than the technical student of folk-lore.” Ozaki freely added to and changed the original stories for color and background. 1.0
The Growth of Big Business in the United States and Western Europe, 1850-1939 (New Studies in Economics and Social History) The Growth of Big Business in the United States and Western Europe, 1850-1939 (New Studies in Economics and Social History) Новинка

The Growth of Big Business in the United States and Western Europe, 1850-1939 (New Studies in Economics and Social History)

This book provides the first available introductory, comparative account of the rise of giant business corporations in America and Europe in the century before the Second World War. It discusses the evolution of firms such as Ford, Exxon, Unilever and Siemens, as well as introducing the reader to the major explanations that have been advanced by historians and economists in order to account for these developments in the global economic order.
One Hundred Poets One Poem Each One Hundred Poets One Poem Each Новинка

One Hundred Poets One Poem Each

Hyakunin Isshu is the most famous and popular collection of Japanese poetry, and the first work of Japanese literature ever to be translated into English. Compiled in the fourteenth century, the book is a collection of one hundred waka poems (a precursor of haiku), dating back to the seventh century. It's had a huge influence on Japanese culture ever since it was first published and is considered one of the three most important works of Japanese classical literature along with The Tale of Genji and Tales of Ise.
Елена Чекулаева Stolen Lives Елена Чекулаева Stolen Lives Новинка

Елена Чекулаева Stolen Lives

The untold story of how a courageous Japanese actress survived in stalin's Russia. In 1 938 the Japanese actress and former "star" of the silent film Okada Yoshiko illegally left Japan with the man she loved most of all Sugimoto Ryokichi. in a year and nine months Sugimoto was executed by shooting and Okada was sentenced to 10 years of hard labor...
John Wasik F. The Audacity of Help. Obama's Stimulus Plan and the Remaking of America John Wasik F. The Audacity of Help. Obama's Stimulus Plan and the Remaking of America Новинка

John Wasik F. The Audacity of Help. Obama's Stimulus Plan and the Remaking of America

The United States confronts its greatest economic crisis since the 1930s. President Obama has taken quick and decisive action to enact an economic stimulus package strong enough to address problems of historic proportions. What does this new package mean for American families, businesses, investors, and taxpayers? The Audacity of Help unrolls the blueprints and offers insights on how the economic stimulus package—as passed by Congress and signed into law by President Obama—will affect healthcare, education, the environment, energy, taxes, and more. The book includes analysis of sectors and industries that will benefit, as well as those that will not. Wasik's conclusions are firmly grounded in a comprehensive and enlightening evaluation of the final economic package passed into law. Extensive study and interviews with experts from each economic sector support his analysis.
Nathaniel Hawthorne The Marble Faun Nathaniel Hawthorne The Marble Faun Новинка

Nathaniel Hawthorne The Marble Faun

Nathaniel Hawthorne was an American novelist, dark romantic, and short story writer. Hawthorne's awesome novel of Americans abroad, the first novel to explore the influence of European cultural ideas on American morality. Hawthorne is concerned here with the nature of transgression and guilt. A murder, motivated by love, affects not only Donatello, the murderer, but his beloved Miriam and their friends Hilda and Kenyon.
James Fenimore Cooper The Pioneers James Fenimore Cooper The Pioneers Новинка

James Fenimore Cooper The Pioneers

The Pioneers enters of Cooper's Leatherstocking Tales, and the one that incorporates most fully his own experience of growing up in a town of the American frontier. The heart of the novel is a conflict over who owns America, and by what concept of right. The competing claims of Native Americans, Tory loyalists, roving hunters, and visionary cultivators are pitted against one another in the area of history, and the magical village of Cooper's youth becomes the scene in which a nation's destiny is forged. Just as accessible and enjoyable for today's modern readers as it would have been when first published well over a century ago, the novel is one of the great works of American literature and continues to be widely read throughout the world.
Fritz Allhoff Coffee - Philosophy for Everyone. Grounds for Debate Fritz Allhoff Coffee - Philosophy for Everyone. Grounds for Debate Новинка

Fritz Allhoff Coffee - Philosophy for Everyone. Grounds for Debate

Offering philosophical insights into the popular morning brew, Coffee – Philosophy for Everyone kick starts the day with an entertaining but critical discussion of the ethics, aesthetics, metaphysics, and culture of coffee. Matt Lounsbury of pioneering business Stumptown Coffee discusses just how good coffee can be Caffeine-related chapters cover the ethics of the coffee trade, the metaphysics of coffee and the centrality of the coffee house to the public sphere Includes a foreword by Donald Schoenholt, President at Gillies Coffee Company
Michael Oberg Leroy Native America. A History Michael Oberg Leroy Native America. A History Новинка

Michael Oberg Leroy Native America. A History

This history of Native Americans, from the period of first contact to the present day, offers an important variation to existing studies by placing the lives and experiences of Native American communities at the center of the narrative. Presents an innovative approach to Native American history by placing individual native communities and their experiences at the center of the study Following a first chapter that deals with creation myths, the remainder of the narrative is structured chronologically, covering over 600 years from the point of first contact to the present day Illustrates the great diversity in American Indian culture and emphasizes the importance of Native Americans in the history of North America Provides an excellent survey for courses in Native American history Includes maps, photographs, a timeline, questions for discussion, and “A Closer Focus” textboxes that provide biographies of individuals and that elaborate on the text, exposing students to issues of race, class, and gender
John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 4 John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 4 Новинка

John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 4

Примечание: Жизнь Джорджа Вашингтона. Полный вариант заголовка: «The life of George Washington, commander in chief of the American forces, during the war which established the independence of his country, and first president of the United States : Comp.... from original papers bequeathed to him by his deceased relative, and now in the possession of the author ; to which is prefixed, an introduction, containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, from their settlement to the commencement of that war which terminated in their independence. Vol. 4».
John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 3 John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 3 Новинка

John Marshall The life of George Washington. Vol. 3

Примечание: Жизнь Джорджа Вашингтона. Полный вариант заголовка: «The life of George Washington, commander in chief of the American forces, during the war which established the independence of his country, and first president of the United States : Comp.... from original papers bequeathed to him by his deceased relative, and now in the possession of the author ; to which is prefixed, an introduction, containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, from their settlement to the commencement of that war which terminated in their independence. Vol. 3».
Джеймс Фенимор Купер The Pioneers Джеймс Фенимор Купер The Pioneers Новинка

Джеймс Фенимор Купер The Pioneers

The Pioneers enters of Cooper’s Leatherstocking Tales, and the one that incorporates most fully his own experience of growing up in a town of the American frontier. The heart of the novel is a conflict over who owns America, and by what concept of right. The competing claims of Native Americans, Tory loyalists, roving hunters, and visionary cultivators are pitted against one another in the area of history, and the magical village of Cooper’s youth becomes the scene in which a nation’s destiny is forged. Just as accessible and enjoyable for today’s modern readers as it would have been when first published well over a century ago, the novel is one of the great works of American literature and continues to be widely read throughout the world.
Roger Carpenter M. Times Are Altered with Us. American Indians from First Contact to the New Republic Roger Carpenter M. Times Are Altered with Us. American Indians from First Contact to the New Republic Новинка

Roger Carpenter M. Times Are Altered with Us. American Indians from First Contact to the New Republic

Times Are Altered with Us: American Indians from Contact to the New Republic offers a concise and engaging introduction to the turbulent 300-year-period of the history of Native Americans and their interactions with Europeans—and then Americans—from 1492 to 1800. Considers the interactions of American Indians at many points of «First Contact» across North America, from the Gulf of Mexico to the Pacific and Atlantic Coasts Explores the early years of contact, trade, reciprocity, and colonization, from initial engagement of different Indian and European peoples—Spanish, French, Dutch, English, and Russian—up to the start of tenuous and stormy relations with the new American government Charts the rapid decline in American Indian populations due to factors including epidemic Old World diseases, genocide and warfare by explorers and colonists, tribal warfare, and the detrimental effects of resource ruination and displacement from traditional lands Features a completely up-to-date synthesis of the literature of the field Incorporates useful student features, including maps, illustrations, and a comprehensive and evaluative Bibliographical Essay Written in an engaging style by an expert in Native American history and designed for use in both the U.S. history survey as well as dedicated courses in Native American studies
Art of the Korean Renaissance, 1400–1600 Art of the Korean Renaissance, 1400–1600 Новинка

Art of the Korean Renaissance, 1400–1600

This notable catalogue - the first English-language publication on the subject - highlights the art of the early period of Korea's revolutionary Joseon dynasty. The Joseon rulers replaced the Buddhist establishment and re-created a Korean society informed on every level by Neo-Confucian ideals. They supported the production of innovative secular art inspired by past traditions, both native and from the broader Confucian world. Yet despite official policies, court-sponsored Buddhist art endured, contributing to the rich complexity of the early Joseon culture. The exquisite paintings, porcelain and other ceramics, metalware, and lacquerware featured in the book are drawn from the holdings of major Korean and Japanese museums, the collection of the Metropolitan Museum and other U.S. collections; and private collections. Many of the works have never been seen in the United States.
Eriko Sato Japanese For Dummies Eriko Sato Japanese For Dummies Новинка

Eriko Sato Japanese For Dummies

Learn to speak Japanese—the fast and easy way Japanese is the gateway to the rich culture of the exciting and complex island nation of Japan. Some people get intimidated by the prospect of speaking Japanese—worried that it's just too complex and different—but these fears are unfounded. While you can devote a lifetime to the study of this or any language, picking up the basics of Japanese doesn't require any more than an interest and a willingness to try something new. Japanese For Dummies has everything you need to start speaking the language. Author and Professor of Japanese Eriko Sato introduces the essentials of grammar and pronunciation, giving you a working sense of the language, before showing you Japanese in action. You'll also discover social customs, formalities, and manners, from how and when to bow to how to unwrap a present. Includes vocabulary summaries, a mini-dictionary, and an audio CD full of conversations and pronunciations Assumes no prior knowledge of Japanese on your part—providing the perfect guide for a quick-but-thorough, lighthearted-but-not-lightweight introduction to the language CD lets you hear Japanese as it's really spoken and reinforces lessons from the book Whether you simply want to introduce yourself to the Japanese language, say a few words to a neighbor or coworker, or you're planning a major trip or study abroad in Japan, Japanese For Dummies will enable you to get the basics fast and work towards your own goal at your own pace. CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase.
Indians. The Deep Spirit of the Native Americans (+ 2 CD) Indians. The Deep Spirit of the Native Americans (+ 2 CD) Новинка

Indians. The Deep Spirit of the Native Americans (+ 2 CD)

The Myth of North American Indians has a great appeal for most of the people. In this extraordinary earBOOK the viewer can find more than a hundred photogravure images of Indians tribes such as Apache, Navaho, Sioux, Cheyenne,Yuma and many many others in an unique photographic portfolio taken from the prestigious Northwestern University Library/Evanston, ILLINOIS. Music CDs: 2 CDs representing the best possible sountrack for this incredible voyage through the native Americans tradition.
Nadal Kevin L. Filipino American Psychology. A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice Nadal Kevin L. Filipino American Psychology. A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice Новинка

Nadal Kevin L. Filipino American Psychology. A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice

Praise for Filipino American Psychology: A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice «Filipino American Psychology: A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice is destined to make a major contribution to the field of Asian American psychology and to the larger field of multicultural psychology.» —From the Foreword by Derald Wing Sue, PhD Professor of Psychology and Education, Teachers College, Columbia University «Dr. Nadal has done a superb job of locating the experiences of Filipino Americans within the larger scholarship on ethnic minority psychology, while also highlighting the complexity, richness, and uniqueness of their psychological experiences. This book should be a part of everyone's library.» —E.J.R. David, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Alaska Anchorage «Ranging from historical contexts to present-day case studies, theoretical models to empirical findings, self-reflection activities to online and media resources, Filipino American Psychology will engage, stimulate, and challenge both novices and experts. Without question, Dr. Nadal's book is a foundational text and a one-stop resource for both the Filipino American community and the community of mental health professionals.» —Alvin N. Alvarez, PhD Professor, San Francisco State University A landmark volume exploring contemporary issues affecting Filipino Americans, as well as the most successful mental health strategies for working with Filipino American clients Addressing the mental health needs of the Filipino American population—an often invisible, misunderstood, and forgotten group—Filipino American Psychology provides counselors and other mental health practitioners with the knowledge, awareness, and skills they can use to become effective and culturally competent when working with their Filipino American clients. Filipino American Psychology begins by looking at the unique cultural, social, political, economic, and mental health needs of Filipino Americans. Noted expert—and Filipino American—Kevin Nadal builds on a foundational understanding of the unique role and experience of Filipino Americans, offering strategies for more effective clinical work with Filipino Americans in a variety of settings. A must-read for mental health professionals as well as educators and students in the mental health field, Filipino American Psychology is an insightful look at the Filipino American community and the nuances of the Filipino American psyche.
Александр Невзоров I was deprived of the right. State banditry Александр Невзоров I was deprived of the right. State banditry Новинка

Александр Невзоров I was deprived of the right. State banditry

Is there any time limit in the Law given by the Constitution? If this period is 37 years, is this the Right or its profanity? In St. Petersburg today (the book is written at the end of December 2017), apartments are received by waiting lists, registered before March 1, 1980, that is, more than 37 years ago. Civil servants believe that this is in the order of things. The author of the book has a different opinion.
Libra Libra Новинка

Libra

'Think of two parallel lines. One is the life of Lee H. Oswald. One is the conspiracy to kill the President. What bridges the space between them? What makes a connection inevitable? There is a third line. It comes out of dreams, visions, intuitions, prayers, out of the deepest levels of the self.'A troubled adolescent endlessly riding New York's subway cars, Lee Harvey Oswald enters adulthood believing himself to be an agent of history. This makes him fair game to a pair of discontented CIA operatives convinced that a failed attempt on the life of the US president will force the nation to tackle the threat of communism head on.Libra is a gripping, masterful blend of fact and fiction, laying bare the wounded American psyche and the dark events that still torment it.'An audacious blend of fiction and fact' The Times.
FLOS Подвесная лампа FLOS Подвесная лампа Новинка

FLOS Подвесная лампа

The Chasen lamp is inspired by the tea ceremony. Beginning with the image of the Japanese whisk, the designer has created a kind of flexible cage that, thanks to the light contained within it, produces a sophisticated play of shadows. The lamp offers the possibility to vary the shapes and thus modify the final lighting effect.
Dorothy Must Die Stories Volume 3 Dorothy Must Die Stories Volume 3 Новинка

Dorothy Must Die Stories Volume 3

In this third collection of prequel novellas to the New York Times bestselling Dorothy Must Die series, Danielle Paige delivers a dark and compelling reimagining of L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, perfect for fans of Cinder by Marissa Meyer, Beastly by Alex Flinn, and Wicked by Gregory Maguire. Before Amy Gumm lands in Oz in Dorothy Must Die, Dorothy Gale rules a twisted land where the Good have become truly Wicked—and it’s up to the Wicked to stop her reign. Follow your favorite witches from Dorothy Must Die as they form an elusive, secretive group known as the Revolutionary Order of the Wicked and begin training their own army to defeat Dorothy. If the Order wants to save Oz, they’ll need every recruit they can find. But who has what it takes to join the cause?
BATTLE FOR HELL'S ISLAND BATTLE FOR HELL'S ISLAND Новинка

BATTLE FOR HELL'S ISLAND

November, 1942: Japanese and American forces had been fighting for control of Guadalcanal. Amid a seeming stalemate, a group of U.S. Navy carrier airmen helped form the Cactus Air Force, a motley assemblage of Marine, Air Force, and carrier-less Navy airmen tasked with holding the line. Under constant assault by the Japanese, pilots and gunners rarely lasted more than a few weeks. Yet when the Japanese attempted to take the island once and for all, these men miraculously turned back a warship armada, fighter planes, and a convoy of troops.
Pierre-Yves Hicher Multiscales Geomechanics. From Soil to Engineering Projects Pierre-Yves Hicher Multiscales Geomechanics. From Soil to Engineering Projects Новинка

Pierre-Yves Hicher Multiscales Geomechanics. From Soil to Engineering Projects

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This book addresses the latest issues in multiscale geomechanics. Written by leading experts in the field as a tribute to Jean Biarez (1927-2006), it can be of great use and interest to researchers and engineers alike. A brief introduction describes how a major school of soil mechanics came into being through the exemplary teaching by one man. Biarez's life-long work consisted of explaining the elementary mechanisms governing soil constituents in order to enhance understanding of the underlying scientific laws which control the behavior of constructible sites and to incorporate these scientific advancements into engineering practices. He innovated a multiscale approach of passing from the discontinuous medium formed by individual grains to an equivalent continuous medium. The first part of the book examines the behavior of soils at the level of their different constituents and at the level of their interaction. Behavior is then treated at the scale of the soil sample. The second part deals with soil mechanics from the vantage point of the construction project. It highlights Biarez's insightful adoption of the Finite Element Codes and illustrates, through numerous construction examples, his methodology and approach based on the general framework he constructed for soil behavior, constantly enriched by comparing in situ measurements with calculated responses of geostructures.
Aron Gottesman Understanding Systemic Risk in Global Financial Markets Aron Gottesman Understanding Systemic Risk in Global Financial Markets Новинка

Aron Gottesman Understanding Systemic Risk in Global Financial Markets

An accessible and detailed overview of the risks posed by financial institutions Understanding Systemic Risk in Global Financial Markets offers an accessible yet detailed overview of the risks to financial stability posed by financial institutions designated as systemically important. The types of firms covered are primarily systemically important banks, non-banks, and financial market utilities such as central counterparties. Written by Aron Gottesman and Michael Leibrock, experts on the topic of systemic risk, this vital resource puts the spotlight on coherency, practitioner relevance, conceptual explanations, and practical exposition. Step by step, the authors explore the specific regulations enacted before and after the credit crisis of 2007-2009 to promote financial stability. The text also examines the criteria used by financial regulators to designate firms as systemically important. The quantitative and qualitative methods to measure the ongoing risks posed by systemically important financial institutions are surveyed. A review of the regulations that identify systemically important financial institutions The tools to use to detect early warning indications of default A review of historical systemic events their common causes Techniques to measure interconnectedness Approaches for ranking the order the institutions which pose the greatest degree of default risk to the industry Understanding Systemic Risk in Global Financial Markets offers a must-have guide to the fundamentals of systemic risk and the key critical policies that work to reduce systemic risk and promoting financial stability.
Отсутствует The art of cookery, made plain and easy Отсутствует The art of cookery, made plain and easy Новинка

Отсутствует The art of cookery, made plain and easy

Полный вариант заголовка: «The art of cookery, made plain and easy : which far exceeds any thing of the kind yet published : to which are added, 150 new and useful receipts : and also 50 receipts for different articles of perfumery : with a copious index : with all modern improvement : and also the order of a Bill of fare, for each month, in the manner the dishes are to be placed upon the table, in the present taste / by a Lady».
Peter Ayres G. Shaping Ecology. The Life of Arthur Tansley Peter Ayres G. Shaping Ecology. The Life of Arthur Tansley Новинка

Peter Ayres G. Shaping Ecology. The Life of Arthur Tansley

Sir Arthur Tansley was the leading figure in ecology for the first half of the 20th century, founding the field, and forming its first professional societies. He was the first President of the British Ecological Society and the first chair of the Field Studies Council. His work as a botanist is considered seminal and he is recognized as one of the giants of ecology throughout the world. Ecology underpins the principles and practices of modern conservation and the maintenance of biodiversity. It explains the causes of, and offers solutions to, problems of climate change. Yet ecology is a young science, barely 100 years old. Its origins lie in phytogeography, the naming and mapping of plants. Shaping Ecology is a book about a multi-faceted man whose friends included Bertrand Russell, Marie Stopes, Julian Huxley, GM Trevelyan, and Solly Zuckerman. Historical context is provided by Tansley's family for his parents moved in the Fabian-socialist world of John Ruskin and Octavia Hill, both instrumental in the foundation of the National Trust. While Britain was relatively slow to protect its green spaces and wildlife, it did establish in 1913 the first professional Ecological Society in the world. Tansley was its President. Organising the British Vegetation Committee and initiating a series of International Phytogeographic Excursions, he changed phytogeography into ecology.
Henry Ellis Journal of the proceedings of the late embassy to China Henry Ellis Journal of the proceedings of the late embassy to China Новинка

Henry Ellis Journal of the proceedings of the late embassy to China

Полный вариант заголовка: «Journal of the proceedings of the late embassy to China : comprising a correct narrative of the public transactions of the embassy, of the voyage to and from China, and of the journey from the mouth of the Pei-Ho to the return to Canton. Interspersed wih observations upon the face of the country, the polity, moral character, and manners of the Chinese nation. The whole illustrated by maps and drawings / by Henry Ellis».
William Walton An expose on the dissentions of Spanish America William Walton An expose on the dissentions of Spanish America Новинка

William Walton An expose on the dissentions of Spanish America

Полный вариант заголовка: «An expose on the dissentions of Spanish America : intended as a means to induce the mediatory interference of Great Britain, in order to put an end to a destructive civil war and to establish permanent quiet and prosperity, on a basis consistent with the dignity of Spain, and the interests of the world : respectfully addressed to His Royal Highness the Regent of the United Kingdom / by William Walton».
Henri Cartier-Bresson. Europeans Henri Cartier-Bresson. Europeans Новинка

Henri Cartier-Bresson. Europeans

In 1955, Henri Cartier-Bresson published "The Europeans", a portrait of the continent documenting a landscape shadowed by the war. In this book, the photographer brings together images spanning the years from the late 1920s to the early 1970s. He has travelled across Europe, from the Scandinavian shield to the Irish bogs, in order to capture what it means to be European. Beyond nationalism and the particular characteristics of each culture and nation, he has found evidence of a greater identity, a likeness shared by the people and the landscape. His photographs seek to speak of the same daily ceremony, of the ongoing business of living for people across Europe, whether Polish priests in alb or cassock, or Abruzzi peasants shrouded in the black of their cloaks and hats.
Gene Jarrett Andrew The Wiley Blackwell Anthology of African American Literature, Volume 2. 1920 to the Present Gene Jarrett Andrew The Wiley Blackwell Anthology of African American Literature, Volume 2. 1920 to the Present Новинка

Gene Jarrett Andrew The Wiley Blackwell Anthology of African American Literature, Volume 2. 1920 to the Present

The Wiley Blackwell Anthology of African American Literature is a comprehensive collection of poems, short stories, novellas, novels, plays, autobiographies, and essays authored by African Americans from the eighteenth century until the present. Evenly divided into two volumes, it is also the first such anthology to be conceived and published for both classroom and online education in the new millennium. Reflects the current scholarly and pedagogic structure of African American literary studies Selects literary texts according to extensive research on classroom adoptions, scholarship, and the expert opinions of leading professors Organizes literary texts according to more appropriate periods of literary history, dividing them into seven sections that accurately depict intellectual, cultural, and political movements Includes more reprints of entire works and longer selections of major works than any other anthology of its kind This second volume contains a comprehensive collection of texts authored by African Americans from the 1920s to the present The two volumes of this landmark anthology can also be bought as a set, at over 20% savings.
Gene Jarrett Andrew The Wiley Blackwell Anthology of African American Literature. Volume 1, 1746 - 1920 Gene Jarrett Andrew The Wiley Blackwell Anthology of African American Literature. Volume 1, 1746 - 1920 Новинка

Gene Jarrett Andrew The Wiley Blackwell Anthology of African American Literature. Volume 1, 1746 - 1920

The Wiley Blackwell Anthology of African American Literature is a comprehensive collection of poems, short stories, novellas, novels, plays, autobiographies, and essays authored by African Americans from the eighteenth century until the present. Evenly divided into two volumes, it is also the first such anthology to be conceived and published for both classroom and online education in the new millennium. Reflects the current scholarly and pedagogic structure of African American literary studies Selects literary texts according to extensive research on classroom adoptions, scholarship, and the expert opinions of leading professors Organizes literary texts according to more appropriate periods of literary history, dividing them into seven sections that accurately depict intellectual, cultural, and political movements Includes more reprints of entire works and longer selections of major works than any other anthology of its kind This first volume contains a comprehensive collection of texts authored by African Americans from the eighteenth century until the 1920s The two volumes of this landmark anthology can also be bought as a set, at over 20% savings.
Antoine Lavoisier Elements of chemistry Antoine Lavoisier Elements of chemistry Новинка

Antoine Lavoisier Elements of chemistry

Полный вариант заголовка: «Elements of chemistry : in a systematic order, containing all the modern discoveries : illustrated by 13 copperplates : with notes, tables, and considerable additions / by Mr. Lavoisier ; translated from the French by Robert Kerr».
WA: The Essence of Japanese Design WA: The Essence of Japanese Design Новинка

WA: The Essence of Japanese Design

An exploration of the beauty and essence of Japanese design through 300 objects: from everyday items, to iconic fashion and furniture.
Zygmunt Bauman Collateral Damage. Social Inequalities in a Global Age Zygmunt Bauman Collateral Damage. Social Inequalities in a Global Age Новинка

Zygmunt Bauman Collateral Damage. Social Inequalities in a Global Age

The term ‘collateral damage' has recently been added to the vocabulary of military forces to refer to the unintended consequences of armed interventions, consequences that are unplanned but nevertheless damaging and often very costly in human and personal terms. But collateral damage is not unique to the world of armed intervention – it is also one of the most salient and striking dimensions of contemporary social inequality. The inflammable mixture of growing social inequality and the rising volume of human suffering marginalized as ‘collateral' is becoming one of most cataclysmic problems of our time. For the political class, poverty is commonly seen as a problem of law and order – a matter of how to deal with individuals, such as unemployed youths, who fall foul of the law. But treating poverty as a criminal problem obscures the social roots of inequality, which lie in the combination of a consumerist life philosophy propagated and instilled by a consumer-oriented economy, on the one hand, and the rapid shrinking of life chances available to the poor, on the other. In our contemporary, liquid-modern world, the poor are the collateral damage of a profit-driven, consumer-oriented society – ‘aliens inside' who are deprived of the rights enjoyed by other members of the social order. In this new book Zygmunt Bauman – one of the most original and influential social thinkers of our time – examines the selective affinity between the growth of social inequality and the rise in the volume of ‘collateral damage' and considers its implications and its costs.
Отсутствует Minutes of evidence taken before a select committee Отсутствует Minutes of evidence taken before a select committee Новинка

Отсутствует Minutes of evidence taken before a select committee

Полный вариант заголовка: «Minutes of evidence taken before a select committee : appointed by the House of Commons, to inquire into the state of the police of the Metropolis : with notes, observations, and a preface / by a Magistrate of the County of Middlesex».
Grover Norquist Glenn Debacle. Obama's War on Jobs and Growth and What We Can Do Now to Regain Our Future Grover Norquist Glenn Debacle. Obama's War on Jobs and Growth and What We Can Do Now to Regain Our Future Новинка

Grover Norquist Glenn Debacle. Obama's War on Jobs and Growth and What We Can Do Now to Regain Our Future

A provocative critique of the Obama administration's economic policies and an examination of America's difficult economic future During the 2008 presidential campaign, Barack Obama promised «a net spending cut» to make government smaller in order to reduce the deficit. But this huge increase in government spending and debt, and the resulting prospect of higher taxes, will make America a poorer country. Are Americans happier because the government has determined where this money should be spent? According to John Lott and Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist, the answer is no, and in Debacle: Obama's War on Jobs and Growth and What We Can Do Now to Regain Our Future they explain why. Obama's economic policies have raised unemployment, slowed economic growth, dramatically raised the national debt, squandered taxpayer money through poor investments, and damaged the housing market. The book explains why Obama's policies on spending, taxes, and regulation have all worked to harm the recovery, increase unemployment, and depress housing prices. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that the deficits that President Obama proposes for the years from 2011 through 2020 come to a staggering $126,000 per family of four, and John Lott and Grover Norquist make clear why the costs outweigh the benefits Explains why Keynesian economics is more a way of transferring wealth to political constituencies than a legitimate economic theory for understanding how the economy operates Posits that Obama's economic policies were more an opportunity «to do big things» than to solve the country's economic problems Arguing that the policies of the Obama administration have created widespread economic chaos, Debacle is a bleak look at American finance from Grover Norquist.
William Shakespeare Macbeth William Shakespeare Macbeth Новинка

William Shakespeare Macbeth

One of the great Shakespearean tragedies, Macbeth is a dark and bloody drama of ambition, murder, guilt and revenge. Prompted by the prophecies of three mysterious witches and goaded by his ambitious wife, the Scottish thane Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scotland, in order to succeed him on the throne. This foul deed soon entangles the conscience-stricken nobleman in a web of treachery, deceit, and more murders, which ultimately spells his doom. Set amid the gloomy castles and lonely heaths of medieval Scotland, Macbeth paints a striking dramatic portrait of a man of honor and integrity destroyed by a fatal character flaw and the tortures of a guilty imagination.
Francis Maceroni Interesting facts: relating to the fall and death of Joachim Murat, King of Naples Francis Maceroni Interesting facts: relating to the fall and death of Joachim Murat, King of Naples Новинка

Francis Maceroni Interesting facts: relating to the fall and death of Joachim Murat, King of Naples

Полный вариант заголовка: «Interesting facts relating to the fall and death of Joachim Murat, king of Naples; the capitulation of Paris in 1815; and the second restoration of the Bourbons : Original letters from king Joachim to the author, with some account of the author, and of his persecution by the French government / By Francis Macirone».
Jeff Kingston Contemporary Japan. History, Politics, and Social Change since the 1980s Jeff Kingston Contemporary Japan. History, Politics, and Social Change since the 1980s Новинка

Jeff Kingston Contemporary Japan. History, Politics, and Social Change since the 1980s

The second edition of this comprehensive study of recent Japanese history now includes the author's expert assessment of the effects of the earthquake and tsunami, including the political and environmental consequences of the Fukushima reactor meltdown. Fully updated to include a detailed assessment of the aftermath of the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami Shows how the nuclear crisis at Fukushima was an accident waiting to happen Includes detailed discussion of Japan's energy policy, now in flux after the mishandling of the Fukushima crisis Analyzes Japan's 'Lost Decades', why jobs and families are less stable, environmental policies, immigration, the aging society, the US alliance, the imperial family, and the 'yakuza' criminal gangs Authoritative coverage of Japanese history over the last two decades, one of the country's most tumultuous periods
The Circus, 1870s-1950s The Circus, 1870s-1950s Новинка

The Circus, 1870s-1950s

"This is a gee-whiz spectacle of a book, a three-ring extravaganza as bright as a pinball machine." The New York Times Book Review During its heyday, the American circus was the largest show-biz industry the world had ever seen. From the mid-1800s to mid-1900s, traveling American circuses performed for audiences of up to 14,000 per show and crisscrossed the country on 20,000 miles of railroad in one season alone. The spectacle of death-defying daredevils and strapping super-heroes gripped the American imagination, outshining theater, comedy, and minstrel shows of the day, and ultimately paving the way for film and television. The circus offered young Americans the dream of adventure and reinvention. This book brings to life the grit and glamour of the circus phenomenon. Images include photographic gems by early circus photographers Frederick Whitman Glasier and Edward Kelty, many of the earliest color photographs ever taken of the circus from the 1940s and 1950s, iconic circus photographs by Mathew Brady or Cornell Capa, and little-known circus images by Stanley Kubrick and Charles and Ray Eames. For the first time, contemporary readers can experience the legend of the American circus in all its glory.
The History of Greek Vases The History of Greek Vases Новинка

The History of Greek Vases

This book, newly available in paperback, is the definitive survey of Greek vases by the outstanding world authority on classical archaeology and art. In it, John Boardman sketches the stylistic history of Greek vases and goes on to explore the many other matters that make the subject so fruitful: the process of identifying artists; the methods of making and decorating the vases and the problems in doing so; the life of the potter; the pots dissemination beyond Greece; and their functions in life, cult and as messengers of style and subject. Boardman demonstrates how Greek artists exercised a style of narrative in art that was long influential in the West, and how their pictures reflected not simply on story-telling, but on the politics and social order of the day.
Peter Nicholson The student's instructor in drawing and working the five orders of architecture Peter Nicholson The student's instructor in drawing and working the five orders of architecture Новинка

Peter Nicholson The student's instructor in drawing and working the five orders of architecture

Полный вариант заголовка: «The student's instructor in drawing and working the five orders of architecture : fully explaining the best methods for striking regualr and quirked mouldings; for diminishing and glueing of columns and capitals; for finding the true diameter of an order to any given height; for striking the ionic volute, circular or elliptical; with finished examples, on a large scale, of the orders, their planceers, &c. and some designs for door-cases, elegantly engraved on forty-one plates, with explanations / by Peter Nicholson».
Hans-Wolf Reinhardt Ingenieurbaustoffe Hans-Wolf Reinhardt Ingenieurbaustoffe Новинка

Hans-Wolf Reinhardt Ingenieurbaustoffe

The book is no encyclopedia of construction materials but rather a systematic description with the emphasis on the basics of material behaviour in order to assist the understanding of the dependencies of the material constants, which are not actually constants.

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Praise for Filipino American Psychology: A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice «Filipino American Psychology: A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice is destined to make a major contribution to the field of Asian American psychology and to the larger field of multicultural psychology.» —From the Foreword by Derald Wing Sue, PhD Professor of Psychology and Education, Teachers College, Columbia University «Dr. Nadal has done a superb job of locating the experiences of Filipino Americans within the larger scholarship on ethnic minority psychology, while also highlighting the complexity, richness, and uniqueness of their psychological experiences. This book should be a part of everyone's library.» —E.J.R. David, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Alaska Anchorage «Ranging from historical contexts to present-day case studies, theoretical models to empirical findings, self-reflection activities to online and media resources, Filipino American Psychology will engage, stimulate, and challenge both novices and experts. Without question, Dr. Nadal's book is a foundational text and a one-stop resource for both the Filipino American community and the community of mental health professionals.» —Alvin N. Alvarez, PhD Professor, San Francisco State University A landmark volume exploring contemporary issues affecting Filipino Americans, as well as the most successful mental health strategies for working with Filipino American clients Addressing the mental health needs of the Filipino American population—an often invisible, misunderstood, and forgotten group—Filipino American Psychology provides counselors and other mental health practitioners with the knowledge, awareness, and skills they can use to become effective and culturally competent when working with their Filipino American clients. Filipino American Psychology begins by looking at the unique cultural, social, political, economic, and mental health needs of Filipino Americans. Noted expert—and Filipino American—Kevin Nadal builds on a foundational understanding of the unique role and experience of Filipino Americans, offering strategies for more effective clinical work with Filipino Americans in a variety of settings. A must-read for mental health professionals as well as educators and students in the mental health field, Filipino American Psychology is an insightful look at the Filipino American community and the nuances of the Filipino American psyche.
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