America in So Many Words: Words That Have Shaped America by David K. Barnhart

By David K. Barnhart

The United States in such a lot of phrases provides a distinct and interesting historic view of this country's language. It chronicles, yr through 12 months, the contributions we've got made to the vocabulary of English and the phrases we now have embraced because the state has advanced. From canoe (1555), and corn (1608), to beginner (1993), and Ebonics (1997), a well-known be aware for almost each year within the heritage of our country is analyzed and mentioned in its old context. the result's an enticing survey of yank linguistic tradition during the centuries. The authors - either lifelong scholars of yankee English - deliver an outstanding intensity of figuring out to the phrases that experience made the state and the language what they're this present day.

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Bulletin on Narcotics: Review of the World Cannabis by United Nations

By United Nations

The Bulletin is a continuing e-book given that 1949, and offers info on advancements in drug keep watch over on the neighborhood, nationwide, neighborhood, and foreign degrees that may be of profit to the overseas group. This factor is set global hashish scenario, and appears on the technical elements of hashish construction, hashish intake, and at what's recognized approximately hashish markets in areas all over the world, highlighting the universality of the matter, in addition to on the impression of hashish.

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Antisemitism A Historical Encyclopedia of Prejudice and by Richard Levy

By Richard Levy

Written by way of most sensible students in an available demeanour, this specified encyclopedia bargains around the world insurance of the origins, kinds, practitioners, and results of antisemitism, resulting in the Holocaust and surviving to the current day. Antisemitism has trained the speculation and perform of politics and has permeated cultures all over the world. the road among anti-Jewish sentiment and different kinds of clash is tough to outline, however it is obvious that the damaging nature of antisemitism has harmed the human neighborhood for 2 millennia.
Entries during this encyclopedia span the interval from historical Egypt to the fashionable period. Key theoreticians of Jew-hatred and their written works, its permeation of Christianity and glossy Islam, and its political, inventive, and financial manifestations are lined. this is often the 1st finished paintings that bargains with the full background of rules and practices that engendered the Holocaust.

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Corporate Portals and eBusiness Integration by Mark Davydov

By Mark Davydov

Provide buyers, consumers, and coworkers more straightforward entry for your organization's info and providers The e-business atmosphere is a tangle of disconnected and infrequently incompatible information assets and purposes. modern-day most well-liked enterprise instruments -- company portals--make it more uncomplicated to navigate that maze. company Portals and e-Business Integration explains what portals are, and the way you could seamlessly combine them into your corporation's e-business infrastructure. You know about integration concepts built at businesses comparable to Dell, Cisco, and Broderbund software program. Like those modern agencies, you could observe company portals to chop expenses, increase company intelligence, improve web entry, bring up defense, offer greater, speedier customer support on-line, and extra. glance to this concise-yet-comprehensive consultant to figure out tips on how to: *Better comprehend --and manage--the e-business wishes of each person *Provide higher, speedier on-line customer support whereas expanding online safeguard *Structure your applied sciences to completely take advantage of the area of e-business possibilities *Transform your company -- and identify a robust, versatile, and revolutionary e-business approach

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Weapons, Tactics, and Strategy. Civil War by Tim Cooke

By Tim Cooke

The Curriculum Connections sequence units the bar for studying inside a hundred+ pages of studying. Very in-depth, and with alphabetically prepared readings overlaying topics in the U.S. historical past curriculum, those books provide truth containers that establish attempt issues for simple evaluate in addition to complete timelines and first assets protecting the "Weapons, strategies and approach" of the Civil struggle.

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Identification of Vegetable Fibres by Dorothy Catling, John Grayson

By Dorothy Catling, John Grayson

This entire useful advisor to the identity of vegetable fibres could be of use to forensic scientists, archaeologists, conservators of antiquities, botanists and any others who have to establish plant fibres. It provides the microscopical features of ten of the main well-known advertisement fibres (Flax, Hemp,Sunn hemp,Ramie, Jute, Kenaf, Roselle, Sisal, Abaca [Manilla hemp]), and describes intimately positive factors, that are important for deciding on fibre cells.

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