Author: U.C. Mandal
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: administration, public, dictionary
Number of Pages: 576
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 8176257842
ISBN-13: 9788176257848
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Author: Shangren Kong
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: fan, blossom, peach
Number of Pages: 334
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0520029283
ISBN-13: 9780520029286

The Peach Blossom Fan is a poetic drama about national cataclysm. More than 300 years ago, the last native Chinese imperial house fell before rebel onslaughts, made a short-lived attempt at restoration in the south, then yielded finally to the invading Manchus. Writing in the 1690s, Kng Shang-jen gathered the recollections of survivors. Out of these and a multitude of documentary accounts, he constructed a great historical play in the elegant Southern Chinese style. With compelling vividness he recreates confrontations between loyalists and those who would sell out to the newest master; nostal
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Author: Raoul Bunschoten
Publisher: 010 Publishers
Keywords: city, stirring, flotsam, urban
Number of Pages: 460
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9064503877
ISBN-13: 9789064503870
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Author: Irfan Husain
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: west, islam, pakistan, faultlines, fatal
Number of Pages: 257
Published: 2011-11-15
ISBN-10: 1604504781
ISBN-13: 9781604504781

Do Muslims around the world hate us in the US? *** Aren't we the good guys? Don't we come to the aid of the poor and dislocated whenever there is a disaster in any part of the world? *** Attitudes of people in Muslim countries toward the US continue to confound American policymakers and the American public. Billions of dollars in aid has gone to Muslim countries, yet Muslims worldwide have an extremely unfavorable image of America and the West. *** Fatal Faultlines is a comprehen sive look at attitudes in Pakistan and the rest of the Muslim world toward the US and the West, presenting a clear
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Author: Tonis Vaga
Publisher: Tonis Vaga
Keywords: chaos, selection, option, valuation, stock, market, using, theory, profiting, timing
Number of Pages: 284
Published: 1994-12
ISBN-10: 0070667861
ISBN-13: 9780070667860

Finally, a book that not only explains the relationship between investing and chaos theory--the cutting-edge dicipline that Business Week says will "revitalize the money-management industry"--but also shows readers how to use the theory to master the financial markets. Illustrated.
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Author: Tod Emko
Publisher: Vault Inc.
Keywords: careers, technology, guide, vault
Number of Pages: 130
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 158131289X
ISBN-13: 9781581312898

This new Vault guide takes an inside look at careers in this all-important and continually growing sector of the economy. Vault provides an overview of industry trends and career paths, an analysis of tech education options, and an insider guide to the hiring process for technology careers.
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Author: Oliver W. Sacks
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: deaf, world, journey, voices, seeing
Number of Pages: 204
Published: 1989-08-02
ISBN-10: 0520060830
ISBN-13: 9780520060838

Oliver Sacks has been described (by The New York Times Book Review) as "one of the great clinical writers of the 20th century," and his books, including the medical classics Migraine and Awakenings, have been widely praised by critics from W. H. Auden to Harold Pinter to Doris Lessing. In his last book, The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat, Dr. Sacks undertook a fascinating journey into the world of the neurologically impaired, an exploration that Noel Perrin in the Chicago Sun-Times called "wise, compassionate, and very literate . . . the kind that restore(s) one's faith in humanity."Now, w
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