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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: relations, joint, hearing, transatlantic, impacts, rendition, counterterrorism, policy, extraordinary
Number of Pages: 100
Published:
ISBN-10: 1422321185
ISBN-13: 9781422321188
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Author: Michael John Garcia
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: torture, laws, imposed, constraints, renditions
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437920632
ISBN-13: 9781437920635

Persons suspected of criminal or terrorist activity may be transferred from one State (i.e., country) to another for arrest, detention, and/or interrogation. Far less often, such transfers are effectuated through a process known as żextraordinary renditionż or żirregular rendition.ż During the Bush Admin., there was some controversy as to the usage of renditions by the U.S., particularly with regard to the alleged transfer of suspected terrorists to countries known to employ harsh interrogation techniques that may rise to the level of torture, purportedly with the knowledge or acquiescence
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Author: Ernest Bende
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: old, gujarati, transactions, aps, work, davadanti, adventures, king, nala, nalarayadavadanticarita
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 2008-01
ISBN-10: 1422377067
ISBN-13: 9781422377062

The Nalarayadavadanticarita is an Old Gujarati rendition of the Jain parallel to the Nala-Damayanti story of the Mahabharata. As with other parallel Jain, Hindu, & Buddhist stories & motifs, the work has many unique features, since the Jain story-teller employed it for the edifying presentation of the Jain religion. The present edition is based upon four paper manuscripts, designated, for facility of reference, B, H, P, & S. Contents: (I) Introduction: The Source of the Materials; The Story & Its Significance; Meters; (II) Grammar: Phonology; Morphology; Notes on Syntax; (III) Text: (IV) Trans
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Author: Homer
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: rewritten, children, illustrated, hardcover, epics, homer, odysseus, tale, troy, adventures
Number of Pages: 177
Published: 2007-09-25
ISBN-10: 1604500247
ISBN-13: 9781604500240

"Unequaled" Rewriting of Homer for Children. Padraic Colum's retelling of Homer's classic epics for children is still considered by many to be the finest introduction younger readers will have to Homer. Combining the broad stories of both the Iliad and the Odyssey, Colum creates an intricately woven, fast paced tale that will enthrall children and adults alike. Publishers Weekly considered his rendition of Homer 'unequalled' and thousands of readers have agreed with that assessment. This edition includes Willy Pogany's classic illustrations created for the original 1918 edition.
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Author: Padraic Colum
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: rewritten, children, illustrated, epics, homer, odysseus, tale, troy, adventures
Number of Pages: 177
Published: 2007-09-30
ISBN-10: 1604500239
ISBN-13: 9781604500233

"Unequaled" Rewriting of Homer for Children. Padraic Colum's retelling of Homer's classic epics for children is still considered by many to be the finest introduction younger readers will have to Homer. Combining the broad stories of both the Iliad and the Odyssey, Colum creates an intricately woven, fast paced tale that will enthrall children and adults alike. Publishers Weekly considered his rendition of Homer 'unequalled' and thousands of readers have agreed with that assessment. This edition includes Willy Pogany's classic illustrations created for the original 1918 edition.
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Author: Omar Khayyam
Publisher: Branden Books
Keywords: khayyam, omar, rubaiyat
Number of Pages: 68
Published: 1989
ISBN-10: 0828314527
ISBN-13: 9780828314527

In the eleventh century, in Persia, there lived a mathematician named Ghiyathuddin Abulfath Omar bin Ibrahim al-Khayyami--or, Omar, son of Abraham, the tent-maker. Omar wrote poetry, and while his rhymes received little attention in their day, they were rediscovered and translated into beautiful English--more than seven centuries later--by a gentleman and scholar named Edward FitzGerald. It was a meeting of minds, a great collaboration of the past and the present, and FitzGerald's rendition of those passionate verses has become one of the best loved poem cycles in the English language. With th
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