Author: Benjamin Crowell
Publisher: Benjamin Crowell
Keywords: physics, newtonian
Number of Pages: 600
Published: 2008
eBookDB-ID: LULU305424

This is a text on Newton's laws for an introductory college physics class. The treatment is algebra-based, with applications of calculus discussed in optional sections. For more information about this book, see its web page. This book is part of the Light and Matter series of introductory physics textbooks.

Author: Sun Tzu
Keywords: war, art
Number of Pages: 124
Published: 2005-01-11
eBookDB-ID: EBDB000001

The Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise that is attributed to Sun Tzu (also referred to as "Sunzi" and "Sun Wu"), a high ranking military general, strategist and tactist during the late Spring and Autumn period (some scholars believe that the Art of War was not completed until the subsequent Warring States period). Composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare. It is said to be the definitive work on military strategies and tactics of its time, and is still read for its military insight. The Art of War is one of the oldest and most successful book

Author: J. Holland Rose
Publisher: G. Bell and sons, ltd
Keywords: revival, national, pitt, william
Published: 1915

IN the course of the session of 1782, when the American War was dragging to its disastrous close and a change of Ministers was imminent, one of the youngest members of the House of Commons declared that he would accept no sub­ ordinate office in a new administration. At the close of 1783, during a crisis of singular intensity, he became Chief Minister of the Crown, and thenceforth, with one short interval, controlled the destinies of Great Britain through twenty-two years marked by grave complications, both political and financial, social and diplomatic, ending in wars of unexampled magnitude

Author: Clyde Fitch
Publisher: BiblioLife
Keywords: acts, four, play, hale, nathan
Number of Pages: 128
Published: 2008-12-09
ISBN-10: 0559748647
ISBN-13: 9780559748646

At the back are two smallish windows through which are seen trees and the blue sky ; between them is a big blackboard. At the right of the room is a small, slightly raised -platform on which is the teacher s desk; on the latter are papers, quill pens, an old ink-well,pamphlets, and books. A large globe of the world stands beside the platform. On the wall behind hangs a " birch." In front of the platform, and to one side, is a three-legged dunce s stool, unoccupied for the present. Two long, low benches for the classes are placed beneath the blackboard, and the desks and benches for the schol a

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: Signet Classics
Keywords: christmas, stories, carol
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 2008-11-04
ISBN-10: 0451531094
ISBN-13: 9780451531094

Dickens most beloved story, A Christmas Carol is as much a part of Christmas as mistletoe and carolers and with A Christmas Tree, Christmas Dinner, as well as the Christmas chapters from The Pickwick Papers, this collection is a perfect gift.

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: Pocket
Keywords: cities, tale
Number of Pages: 496
Published: 2004-04-27
ISBN-10: 0743487605
ISBN-13: 9780743487603

ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP Dickens’s epic novel of freedom, love, and the burning chaos of the French Revolution. EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES: A concise introduction that gives readers important background information A chronology of the author’s life and work A timeline of significant events that provides the book’s historical context An outline of key themes and plot points to help readers form their own interpretations Detailed explanatory notes Critical analysis, including contemporary and

Author: Aesop
Publisher: Barnes & Noble Classics
Keywords: fables, aesop
Number of Pages: 304
Published: 2003-11-01
ISBN-10: 159308062X
ISBN-13: 9781593080624

Aesop’s Fables, by Aesop, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of Barnes & Noble Classics: New introductions commissioned from today’s top writers and scholars Biographies of the authors Chronologies of contemporary historical, biographical, and cultural events Footnotes and endnotes Selective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, plays, paintings
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