Download E-books Hammurabi (Ancient World Leaders) PDF

By Judith Levin

Nearly 4,000 years in the past, a tender king named Hammurabi inherited the small and unimportant urban of Babylon within the area of Mesopotamia, now in present-day Iraq. Over his lifetime, Hammurabi improved Babylon in dimension and in significance, making town crucial within the zone by the point of his demise. it's going to stay so for greater than 1,000 years. notwithstanding Hammurabi used to be a political candidate, a diplomat, and a warrior, he's remembered normally for his code of legislations, the tall monument of stone inscribed with hundreds of thousands of criminal rulings that stimulated the longer term legislation of the area after which of the Western global. Hammurabi explores the existence and occasions of a ruler often called "The King of Justice" during the king s personal phrases and people of felony and old records and literature of the time.

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Download E-books The Colonial and Revolutionary Era: Beginnings to 1783 (Handbook to Life in America, Volume 1) PDF

This identify bargains a accomplished examine the folks, customs, and developments of the colonial and progressive period. lifestyles in colonial the United States was once usually a fight for survival and a relentless lesson in model. The early years of colonization - fraught with affliction, hunger, and clash with local american citizens - advanced to the improvement of nearby groups within the type of agricultural plantations within the South and business port towns within the Northeast. The legalization of slavery and the signing of the statement of Independence have been between a few of the major occasions of this era. characterised via spiritual and political fervor, this tumultuous time in American historical past confirmed a number of the criteria during which we are living and govern at the present time. "The Colonial and innovative period" delves into the best way traditional americans lived, masking every little thing from the meals humans ate to how they dressed and well known interests. Black-and-white pictures and boxed positive aspects all through entire this ordinary new ebook. assurance of this identify contains: crime and violence; leisure and activities; exertions and employment; army and wars; faith; technology and know-how; and, extra.

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Download E-books The Nervous System (The Human Body, How It Works) PDF

By F. Fay Evans-martin, Denton A., M.D. Cooley

The apprehensive approach permits us to maneuver, think, and imagine, and it's curious about the vast majority of the capabilities of the human physique. Nerves speak signs among the mind and muscular tissues, permitting us to maneuver our palms and ft. Or, they relay messages concerning the setting via contact, style, sight, and odor. Nerves may also speak information regarding how we're feeling at any specific time and aid to keep up homeostasis, or a solid kingdom of equilibrium. "The worried method" discusses the advance and association of this different method, its capabilities, and power accidents and issues.

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Download E-books Contemporary American Literature, 1945-Present (Backgrounds to American Literature) PDF

By Karen Meyers

Targeting a number of themes, from the violence of struggle and the fight for civil rights to the social effect of know-how and the ethical value of cash, this colorfully illustrated advisor to American literature from the postwar interval to the current day has been accelerated and entirely up to date. a brand new part titled Into the longer term includes a dialogue of the easiest younger writers of contemporary years. A concise, attractive consultant to American modern literature, this quantity presents details on 21st-century writers; the Fifties, '60s, and past; modern American poetry; and the postmodern stream.

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Download E-books Native American Writers (Bloom's Modern Critical Views) PDF

By Harold Bloom

Local american citizens have produced one of the most robust and lyrical literature ever written in North the USA. This quantity examines many of the best local American writers, together with pleasure Harjo, Louise Erdrich, James Welch, Sherman Alexie, N. Scott Momaday, Samsom Occom, Zitkala-Sa, and Leslie Marmon Silko. Yale literature professor Harold Bloom introduces this re-creation, which additionally incorporates a bibliography, a chronology, and an index for simple reference. This name within the "Bloom's sleek severe perspectives" sequence provides a well-rounded serious portrait of an influential team of writers through reading their physique of labor via 8 to twelve full-length essays.

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Download E-books Trace Evidence (Essentials of Forensic Science) PDF

By Max M. Houck

Proof which could slightly be visible with the bare eye mostly performs a vital half within the look for - and the conviction of - probably the most risky criminals recognized to society. From the hairs of a puppy to tiny fiber fragments, forensic analysts learn those hint fabrics and interpret them to be used in criminal court cases. Hairs and fibers are of the main as a rule chanced on kinds of hint facts and the focal point of this ebook. "Trace proof" explores the microscopic global during which the forensic scientist works via addressing the problems of what constitutes facts; vital tools of hint research, together with spectroscopy and chromatography; human and animal hairs and what could be decided via reading them; and synthetic and typical fibers and the numerous ways that they seem in textiles and are analyzed within the laboratory. Written by way of a well-respected writer with huge wisdom within the box, this booklet is key for college students enthusiastic about this sector of forensic technology. The chapters contain: 'What Is Evidence?' Forensic functions, Hairs, and Fibers.

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Download E-books Wondrous Strange (Wondrous Strange Trilogy Book 1) PDF

By Lesley Livingston

Since the sunrise of time, the Faerie have taken. . . .

Seventeen-year-old actress Kelley Winslow continually concept faeries have been simply whatever from early life tales. Then she meets Sonny Flannery. he is a changeling—a mortal taken as an child and raised between Faerie—and inside brief order he is became Kelley's center within out and her existence upside down.

For Kelley's liked relevant Park is not only a park—it's a gateway among her traditional urban and the Faerie's risky, bewitching Otherworld. Now Kelley's eyes are establishing not only to the Faerie that encompass her, yet to the history that awaits her . . . a future either wondrous and strange.

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Download E-books One Hundred Years of Solitude (Bloom's Modern Critical Interpretations) PDF

By Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Harold Bloom

Seeing that its book in 1967, 100 Years of Solitude has offered greater than 20 million copies and earned its writer, Gabriel García Márquez, a bunch of awards, together with the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982. the radical has brought on comparisons to Miguel de Cervantes, William Faulkner, Virginia Woolf, or even the Bible. The variation of this serious quantity brings jointly full-length essays that discover the nuances of Márquez s fascinating fictive international of Macondo. This examine advisor comes entire with an introductory essay through grasp pupil Harold Bloom, notes at the participants, and reference beneficial properties comparable to a chronology, bibliography, and index.

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Download E-books Der Sommerfänger (Die Jette-Thriller 5) (German Edition) PDF

By Monika Feth

Ein Muss für jeden Thriller-Fan

Der Sommer ist da, und Jette schwebt auf Wolke Sieben: Sie hat ihrem Freund Luke eine neue probability gegeben und ist endlich wieder glücklich verliebt. Doch dann wird Lukes Mitbewohner tot aufgefunden, und Luke, der unter Mordverdacht gerät, verschwindet spurlos. Überzeugt von seiner Unschuld beginnt Jette, auf eigene Faust nachzuforschen – und kommt allmählich dahinter, dass Luke sich einen mächtigen, gefährlichen Feind gemacht hat, der ein skrupelloses Katz-und-Maus-Spiel mit ihm und allen treibt, die Luke etwas bedeuten …

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Download E-books The Unseen (Freelancer Book 2) PDF

By Jake Lingwall

In this sequel to Freelancer, Kari Tahe returns in her position of freelance hacker in an international the place 3D printers, drones, and desktops attach on to the mind. With the Civil battle nonetheless raging and the leaders of the warring factions assassinated, Kari needs to use her programming abilities and religious experience of justice to guard her kinfolk. Recruited into the underground global of the Unseen, Kari hopes to assist finish the violence, yet even this hidden hacker group isn't immune from treachery.

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