History
epub |eng | | Author:Burton Yale Pines

Germany’s Generals Roll the Dice The approaching gusher of arriving Americans riveted Germany’s attention. Its generals needn’t be an Einstein (then a thirty-eight-year-old physics professor in Berlin) to do the ...
( Category: Americas August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-16 | Author:Larson, Jennifer [Jennifer Larson]

Essay 4.1: Sacrificing to Zeus Polieus on Kos Greek alimentary sacrifice usually followed a familiar pattern: procession to the altar; purification and prayer; slaughter of the animal and burning of ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-04-28 | Author:John C. McManus

Aboard the Ancon, General Huebner was like a caged lion. Surrounded by his staff in a command room, he was desperate for information. Aside from the terse radio messages from ...
( Category: Military August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-26 | Author:Lawrence O'Donnell, Jr.

Chapter 13 I hate jury selection,” Michael whispered. “You work on a thing like this for three years. Then you come in here, pick names out of a hat, and ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-11 | Author:Michael Neufeld

To his parents, who he knew were less enthused, he reported it rather differently: “It was a terrible circus, with film crews, television, press people and the usual misquotations….I escaped ...
( Category: Engineering August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 1998-12-31 | Author:Paul Krugman [Krugman, Paul]

Epilogue: Argentina, 2002 Argentina isn’t an Asian country. (Duh.) But Argentina had an Asian-style crisis in 2002, one that offered a painfully clear demonstration of how widely praised economic policies ...
( Category: Politics & Government August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Phong Thong Dang & Lynn Seiser

2-54 2-55 2-56 2-57 Ken against Jo To gain further adaptation and flexibility in training and confidence in execution, it is important to train against a variety of weapons. Each ...
( Category: Buddhism August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-11 | Author:Richardson, Rosamond;

When the flowers hang downwards it’s a sign of impending bad weather. The Victorian botanist Anne Pratt observed, ‘when growing in exposed situations, the stems and leaves have a rich ...
( Category: Biological Sciences August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:George Black

THE SPECTACLE OF WOOD Sometimes, Pinku said, as the mourners wait for the flame to be lit and debate the purpose and meaning of life, you may hear a song ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-24 | Author:Timothy O'Grady

Bombs, Weddings, Vice and the Desert The little city boomed for twenty years after William Clark’s auction, then staggered. A rail strike provoked the removal of the maintenance works up ...
( Category: Sociology August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Antony Cummins

Do Not Shout at the Judge The last thing you should do in a medieval Japanese court was shout at the judge. Shouting at the judge was an automatic guilty ...
( Category: Asia August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-20 | Author:George Monbiot [George Monbiot]

There were no signs of people for another two hours downriver. The forest that had given way to mudbanks on the riverside now closed back over, and it was still ...
( Category: Asia August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-27 | Author:Jim Al-Khalili

Our Sun is only hot enough to fuse hydrogen to form helium and a few other light elements. More massive stars can make heavier elements like lead and gold when ...
( Category: Education & Teaching August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Verkaik [Verkaik, Robert]

14 DORMITORIES OF ABUSE The history of public schools has shown that for long periods our boarding schools were breeding grounds for abuse. Predatory paedophiles and sadists roamed dormitories with ...
( Category: Business & Money August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Didier Maleuvre

8.3 At the Salon A self-interested hedonist though he be, bourgeois man is also an insecure specimen. Being bourgeois is seldom about having one’s way. Livelihood depends on maintaining good ...
( Category: Arts & Photography August 21,2018 )

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