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The Elusive 'I' in the Novel

The Elusive 'I' in ...

Hippel, author of Die Lebensläufe nach aufsteigender Linie (1778-1781), has been widely recognized as one of the best German authors to write in the manner of Laurence Sterne. This study places Hippel in the context of the theory of the novel and historiography in the eighteenth century. It re-examines the relationship between Hippel and Sterne (as well as Diderot), with ...

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Historical Atlas of California

Historical Atlas of California

With its great diversity of landforms, California has an unparalleled range of climate, soils, and natural vegetation. All these influence where people live, what they do with the land, and what kind of communication and transportation they have. For this book a historian and a cartographer have collaborated to record these and other aspects of the Golden State's geography and ...

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Good Fat Cooking

Good Fat Cooking

From Top Chef Masters and Iron Chef America contestant, restaurateur, and type 2 diabetic Franklin Becker comes an exciting collection of recipes highlighting good fats—from sources such as nut oils, olive oil, fish, and avocados—and their important role in maintaining good health with delicious flavor. Along with award-winning food writer Peter Kaminksy, Becker has put together an assortment of recipes ...

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Prospects and Strategies for Nuclear Power: Global Boon or Dangerous Diversion

Prospects and Strategies for ...

Examining the global strategic energy issues raised by the use of nuclear power, this study argues that uncertainties about future electricity needs and constraints make the option of nuclear power a clear necessity. However, the author points out the problems posed by existing stockpiles of waste and plutonium, as well as the dismantling of old power stations, and states that ...

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Vestlandets hvide sne

Vestlandets hvide sne

Handlingen foregår i 1983, hvor turistbuschaufføren Martin Berg er i gang med sin syvende Skandinavientur med overvejende amerikanske gæster. Følg Martin Berg gennem hæsblæsende 10 dage på Vestlandet, hvor han bliver viklet ind i narkogangsternes omfattende smuglerier og hensynsløse adfærd. En japansk turist træder til og sammen tager de kampen op. En kamp der igen og igen ser ud til ...

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Folktales of India

Folktales of India

Bringing together nearly one hundred tales translated from fourteen languages, Folktales of India opens the vast narrative world of Indian folklore to readers of English. The editors include oral tales collected from tribal areas, peasant groups, urban areas, remote villages in north and south India, and the distinctive boundary regions of Kashmir, Assam, and Manipur. The tales in this collection ...

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Women and Social Transformation

Women and Social Transformation

Women and Social Transformation brings three women from different countries together into dialogue. Judith Butler is the most referenced author in current feminist literature, and we find the latest developments of her work in this book, Lídia Puigvert has recently reached international relevance with her contribution about the «other women», who have not yet had a voice in feminism, and ...

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The Voice of Faith: Jonathan Edwards's Theology of Prayer

The Voice of Faith: ...

Beck explores the sermons and writings of Jonathan Edwards and draws a comprehensive picture of his theology of prayer. Starting with a foundation of who God is, he illustrates why Edwards believed God would hear the prayers of his people.

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Hedge Funds for Canadians

Hedge Funds for Canadians

It's no secret that stock market performance over recent years has been disappointing, to say the least - or abysmal, to be more realistic. And when the markets go down, mutual funds go down with them.

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Stadtgrün / Urban Green

Stadtgrün / Urban Green

Die in jüngerer Zeit zu konstatierende Wiederentdeckung der Stadt hat die Sehnsucht der Menschen nach der Natur keineswegs verdrängt. Im Gegenteil: Es gilt, innerstädtische Lösungen zu finden, die diesen neu gewachsenen Bedürfnissen gerecht werden, und zwar Lösungen, die gleichzeitig den Anforderungen von Gestaltung, Ökologie, Soziologie und Ökonomie entsprechen. Die Publikation widmet sich dem Thema der innerstädtischen Freiraumgestaltung. Sie dokumentiert 20 ...

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