Author: Leonard E. Read
Publisher: The Foundation for Economic Educatio
Keywords: read, leonard, tree, family, pencil
Number of Pages: 18
Published: 2011-11-04
ISBN-10: 1572462094
ISBN-13: 9781572462090

I, Pencil by Leonard E. Read, c2006, 6"x9", staple bound, 11 page booklet. Heavy paper cover, glossy paper pages.Introduction BY LAWRENCE W. REED Eloquent. Extraordinary.Timeless. Paradigm- shifting. Classic. Half a century after it first appeared, Leonard Read’s “I, Pencil” still evokes such adjectives of praise. Rightfully so, for this little essay opens eyes and minds among people of all ages. Many first-time readers never see the world quite the same again. Ideas are most powerful when they’re wrapped in a compelling story. Leonard’s main point—economies
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Author: Richard A. Burge
Publisher: Sams Publishing
Keywords: system, mmurtl, operating, bit, own, developing
Number of Pages: 800
Published: 2010-03-01
ISBN-10: 0672306557
ISBN-13: 9780672306556

This helpful guide is designed to build upon an intermediate programmer’s knowledge and explain how to design and develop a feature rich, full operating system. Among the topics discussed are tasking models, memory management, hardware interfaces, systems programming, and much more.From the authorMMURTL-V1.0 - is a book that is very popular among computer programmers interested in the internal workings of a computer operating system. Cover from previous printing (SAMS/MacMillan)Shown to the left as originally printed, it was previously titled "Developing Your own 32 Bit Operating System"
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Author: Sam Vaknin
Publisher: Narcissus Publications,Czech Republic
Keywords: revisited, narcissism, love, malignant
Number of Pages: 600
Published: 2001-07
ISBN-10: 8023833847
ISBN-13: 9788023833843

When the personality is rigid to the point of being unable to change in reaction to changing circumstances - we say that it is disordered. Such a person takes behavioral, emotional, and cognitive cues exclusively from others. His inner world is, so to speak, vacated. His True Self is dilapidated and dysfunctional. Instead he has a tyrannical and delusional False Self. Such a person is incapable of loving and of living. He cannot love others because he cannot love himself. He loves his reflection, his surrogate self. And he is incapable of living because life is a struggle towards, a s
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Author: William Strunk
Publisher: eBookDB.org
Keywords: original, style, elements
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2008-09-17
ISBN-10: 9562916464
ISBN-13: 9789562916462

A masterpiece in the art of clear and concise writing, and an exemplar of the principles it explains.INTRODUCTORY from the BookThis book is intended for use in English courses in which the practice of compositionis combined with the study of literature. It aims to give in brief space the principalrequirements of plain English style. It aims to lighten the task of instructor and studentby concentrating attention (in Chapters II and III) on a few essentials, the rules of usageand principles of composition most commonly violated. The numbers of the sectionsmay be used as references in correcting
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Authors: Klaudijo Stroligo, Horst Intscher, Susan Davis-Cr
Publisher: World Bank Publication
Keywords: bank, studies, world, transactions, suspicious, suspending
Number of Pages: 108
Published: 2013-07-18
ISBN-10: 0821399179
ISBN-13: 9780821399170

Seizure and confiscation of proceeds of crime, and funds intended to finance terrorism, are key objectives of the global initiative to combat money laundering and terrorism financing. The timely identification and immobilization of such funds are critical to permit the action necessary to prevent the flight of illicit assets beyond the reach of national law enforcement and prosecutorial authorities. Among the measures and tools that have been developed is the power for Financial Intelligence Units (FIUs) to order the postponement of transactions involving funds suspected of being related to m
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Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Publisher: eBookDB.org
Keywords: gatsby
Number of Pages: 180
Published: 1999-09-30
ISBN-10: 0743273567
ISBN-13: 9780743273565

A portrait of the Jazz Age in all of its decadence and excess, Gatsby captured the spirit of the author s generation and earned itself a permanent place in American mythology. Self-made, self-invented millionaire Jay Gatsby embodies some of Fitzgerald s--and his country s--most abiding obsessions: money, ambition, greed, and the promise of new beginnings. It s the story of Gatsby and his love for another. The pair meet five years before the novel begins, when Daisy is a legendary young Louisville beauty and Gatsby an impoverished officer. They fall in love, but while Gatsby serves overseas, Da
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Authors: Kimmo Halme, Ilari Lindy, Kalle A. Piirainen, Ves
Publisher: World Bank Publication
Keywords: governance, directions, development, policies, lessons, knowledge, economy, finland
Number of Pages: 182
Published: 2014-04-21
ISBN-10: 1464801940
ISBN-13: 9781464801945

Finland is known for its consistent progress in the economy and competitiveness, as well as the egalitarian society underneath it. Yet, the challenges experienced by Finland in the beginning of the 20th century were similar to those experienced by many countries today. Finland emerged as an independent nation in the midst of international economic and political turbulence. In spite of its remoteness, relative scarcity of natural resources, smallness of the home market and recent history characterized by wars and social cleavages, Finland transformed itself from an agriculture-based economy in
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