Country Settings by Debbie Mumm

By Debbie Mumm

Книга посвящена оформлению дома в стиле кантри с использованием техники лоскутного шитья. Замечательные идеи в ракурсе: всё прекрасное и практичное из лоскутков!!! Скатерти, панно на стену, одеяла, наволочки для подушек, аппликация на джинсовой одежде… Даны схемы основных блоков и их частей для создания таких же уютных шедевров, но уже своими руками.

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American Political Leaders 1789-2005 (American Leaders) by CQ Press Editors

By CQ Press Editors

Newly up-to-date, this consultant includes biographical details on nearly 9,000 of crucial US elected and appointed leaders. geared up for fast, effortless reference, this can be a consultant for researchers, scholars, or a person who wishes names, dates, and different easy details on US leaders in a single handy resource.

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The Inner Jefferson: Portrait of a Grieving Optimist by Andrew Burstein

By Andrew Burstein

Thomas Jefferson's own existence has constantly been a puzzle to biographers. Even his contemporaries came across him tricky to understand. In Jefferson's correspondence, although, Andrew Burstein has discovered a key to the internal guy. This penetrating and considerate portait confronts frequent misunderstandings approximately Jefferson's romantic lifestyles and offers perception into the contradictions that also encompass our 3rd president.

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Fedor Petrovich Litke: Rasmuson Vol. X (Rasmuson Library by A.I. Alekseev

By A.I. Alekseev

Litke used to be a awesome Russian scientist, navigator, statesman, and student who made major contributions to international technological know-how. His existence used to be choked with tireless medical task, together with various ocean travels. He used to be identified specifically for his contributions to the historical past of Russian geographical technological know-how and to marine hydrography. Litke mixed his clinical actions with tutoring while he was once charged with instructing the son of Tsar Nicholas I. He used to be first president of the Academy of Sciences and arranged the Russian Geographical Society.

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Radetzky: Imperial Victor and Military Genius by Alan Sked

By Alan Sked

Heritage recollects Wellington's defeat of Napoleon, yet has forgotten the function of box Marshal  Radetzky within the battles which resulted in Napoleon's abdication and primary exile in 1814. As leader of employees to the allied coalition of 1813-14, Radetzky made up our minds the form of the main decisive campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars by way of developing the tactic that defeated the Corsican in Germany after which France. Neither Russia nor Prussia were capable of triumph over Napoleon in conflict and it took the bright international relations of Metternich and the army genius of Radetzky to make sure victory over the Emperor. briefly, the Austrian contribution decisively tipped the stability opposed to Napoleon -- a truth which has consistently been ignored by means of historians. It was once Radetzky, too, on the age of eighty-two, who defeated the Italians in 1848 and 1849 and therefore stored Europe once more from the possibility of overseas struggle and revolution. The wars Radetzky fought -- and gained -- all through his vast army occupation have been of the best attainable value in eu historical past, but this present day, he's virtually forgotten - remembered merely within the tune of the Radetzky March, devoted to him by way of Johann Strauss the elder. during this, the 1st biography of Radetzky to be released in English, Alan Sked paints a bright photograph of a superb, but ignored commander of genius in a booklet with a view to be attention-grabbing analyzing for lovers of army and glossy eu background.

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Neurolinguistics Historical and Theoretical Perspectives by Charles P. Bouton

By Charles P. Bouton

A dialogue of the connection among the human physique and language appears to be like the inevitable results of any reflexion via guy on his specific condi­ tion. This has held real because the earliest documents in written culture. it can be a very formidable venture to aim to catalogue the topics in that reflexion and reconstruct its successive levels in the confines of a ebook of rather modest proportions comparable to this one; however the problem has been stimulating adequate to name for a reaction. The lengthy study paintings that preceded the writing of this booklet and the big choice of resource fabric collected over a interval of numerous years not less than find the money for the author the pride of appreciating greater than an individual else the take care of accuracy and completeness that went into the sluggish aid of this article to practicable proportions. furthermore, it truly is was hoping to make on hand to all these at a later date the wealthy and infrequent corpus of files that varieties the foundation of this publication, in an anthology of chosen readings. It used to be initially meant to submit those records in a spouse quantity to this book.

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Historical Dictionary of South American Cinema by Peter H. Rist

By Peter H. Rist

The Historical Dictionary of South American Cinema covers the lengthy heritage of cinema in Portuguese-speaking Brazil and the 9 Spanish-speaking international locations. those movies contain Los tres berretines, Prisioneros de los angeles tierra, l. a. balandra Isabel llegó esta tarde, l. a. hora de los hornos, El chacal de Nahueltoro, los angeles teta asustada, Abrir puertas y ventanas, El secreto de sus ojos, and NO.

This is completed via a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an intensive bibliography. The dictionary part has over three hundred cross-referenced dictionary entries on administrators, manufacturers, performers, motion pictures, movie studios and genres. This e-book is a wonderful entry element for college kids, researchers, and somebody desirous to understand extra in regards to the South American Cinema.

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