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Nations and Nationalism: A Global Historical Overview, by Guntram H. Herb and David H. Kaplan (editors)

By Guntram H. Herb and David H. Kaplan (editors)

The pervasiveness of nationalism, its many manifestations over the centuries, and the commonly scattered means it's been studied make it a very tricky topic to technique and discover. ABC-CLIO deals the best finished reference on hand on a necessary subject in sleek international background. throughout 4 volumes, international locations and Nationalism: a world old review covers all facets of nationalism, in all components of the area, from the time of the French Revolution to the current day.Nations and Nationalism is helping scholars, researchers, and different readers discover nationwide identities and nationalistic pursuits in historic context. geared up chronologically, its 4 volumes mix thematic essays on diverse features of nationalism with case experiences of key historic advancements related to particular countries at particular occasions. The encyclopedia makes a speciality of Europe, Latin the United States, Africa, and Asia, with featured assurance of nationalist cultural creations, together with literature, song, symbols, and mythologies.

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The Ambition by Lee Strobel

By Lee Strobel

A corrupt pass judgement on in a mob homicide case. A disappointed pastor, hungry for strength. A cynical reporter, sniffing for a scandal. A playing addict whose mystery tape threatens the lives of each person who hears it. manhattan occasions bestselling writer Lee Strobel weaves those edgy characters into an difficult mystery set in a glowing, suburban megachurch, a big-city newspaper suffering for survival, and the shadowy corridors of political intrigue. The unforeseen climax is as gripping because the agreement killing that punctuates the hole scene.

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Once he loves by Sara Bennett

By Sara Bennett

Following The Lily and The Sword and The Rose and The Shield, Once He Loves positive factors the disgraced knight, Ivo de Vessey, buddy to Radulf and Gunnar. Briar, the daughter of a prosperous lord-turned-traitor, blames Lord Radulf for her family's misfortunes and is decided to avenge her father's dying. She is keen to sacrifice herself by way of luring the robust lord into her mattress. Her online game of seduction works too good, despite the fact that, as Briar learns too overdue that she has seduced the inaccurate guy!

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Claimed by the Highlander by Julianne MacLean

By Julianne MacLean

Together with his tawny mane, battle-hewn brawn, and ferocious roar, Angus “The Lion” MacDonald is the main fearsome warrior woman Gwendolen has ever seen—and she is his so much wonderful conquest. Captured in a shock assault on her father’s fortress, Gwendolen is now pressured to percentage her mattress with the guy who defeated her extended family. yet, even with Angus’s overpowering charms, she refuses to give up her innocence with out a fight…With her lovely attractiveness, daring defiance, and brazen smile , Gwendolen is the main infuriating girl Angus has ever known—and the main intoxicating. Forcing her to develop into his bride will unite their clans. yet conquering Gwendolen’s center will take all his talents as a lover. evening after evening, his contact units her on hearth. Kiss after kiss, his starvation fuels her ardour. yet, as Gwendolen’s physique betrays her becoming love for Angus, a mystery enemy plots to betray them either…

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The Dragon and the Pearl by Jeannie Lin

By Jeannie Lin

Former Emperor's consort Ling Suyin is popular for her good looks; the last word seductress. Now she lives quietly alone—until the main ruthless warlord within the zone comes and steals her away....Li Tao lives lifestyles via the sword, and is trapped within the treacherous, deadly international of politics. The eye-catching Ling Suyin is on the middle of the internet. He needs to discover her secret with no falling below her spell—yet her innocence calls out to him. How merciless if she, of all girls, can front the guy in the back of the legend....

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From Ultra Rays to Astroparticles: A Historical Introduction by Wolfgang Rhode (auth.), Brigitte Falkenburg, Wolfgang Rhode

By Wolfgang Rhode (auth.), Brigitte Falkenburg, Wolfgang Rhode (eds.)

The scope of the ebook is to provide an outline of the background of astroparticle physics, beginning with the invention of cosmic rays (Victor Hess, 1912) and its historical past (X-ray, radioactivity).
The publication focusses at the ways that physics alterations during this background. the next alterations run parallel, overlap, and/or have interaction:
- Discovery of results like X-rays, radioactivity, cosmic rays, new debris but in addition development via non-discoveries (monopoles) and so forth.
- The switch of the outline of nature in physics, as end result of latest theoretical questions first and foremost of the 20 th century, giving upward push to quantum physics, relativity, and so forth.
- The swap of experimental equipment, cooperations, disciplinary divisions.
With regard to the latter swap, a chief subject of the booklet is to make the explicit multi-diciplinary positive aspects of astroparticle physics clear.

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Statistical Methods and Applications from a Historical by Fabio Crescenzi, Stefania Mignani

By Fabio Crescenzi, Stefania Mignani

​The publication showcases a variety of peer-reviewed papers, the initial models of which have been offered at a convention held 11-13 June 2011 in Bologna and arranged together by means of the Italian Statistical Society (SIS), the Institute nationwide Institute of data (ISTAT) and the financial institution of Italy. The subject of the convention was once "Statistics within the one hundred fifty years of the Unification of Italy."

The social gathering of the anniversary of Italian unification supplied the chance to ascertain and speak about the methodological features and purposes from a ancient standpoint and either from a countrywide and overseas perspective. The severe dialogue at the problems with the prior has made it attainable to target contemporary advances, contemplating the stories of socio-economic and demographic alterations in ecu international locations.

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