By Oldrich Hungr Matthias Jakob
With weather swap and deforestation, particles flows and particles avalanches became the main major landslide dangers in lots of nations. in recent times there were various particles stream avalanches in Southern Europe, South the United States and the Indian Subcontinent, leading to significant catastrophes and big demise. this can be as a result an enormous high-profile challenge for the world's governments and for the engineers and scientists involved. Matthias Jakob and Oldrich Hungr are ideal to edit this booklet. Matthias Jakob has labored on particles movement for over a decade and has had a variety of papers released at the subject, in addition to operating as a expert on particles movement for municipal and provincial governments. Oldrich Hungr has labored on web site investigations on particles circulate, avalanches and rockfall, with emphasis on slope balance research and evaluate of dangers to roads in built-up parts. He has additionally built mathematical types for landslide dynamic research. they've got invited world-renowned specialists to joint them during this e-book.
By Richard Janko
This, the fourth quantity within the six-volume remark at the Iliad being ready lower than the overall Editorship of Professor G. S. Kirk, covers Books 13-16, together with the conflict for the Ships, the Deception of Zeus and the dying of Patroklos. 3 introductory essays speak about the position of Homer's gods in his poetry; the origins and improvement of the epic diction; and the transmission of the textual content, from the bard's lips to our personal manuscripts. it really is now widely known that the 1st masterpiece of Western literature is an oral poem; Professor Janko's unique remark goals to teach how this acceptance can make clear many linguistic and textual difficulties, entailing a thorough reassessment of the paintings of Homer's Alexandrian editors. The remark additionally explores the poet's refined creativity in adapting conventional fabrics, even if formulae, usual scenes, mythology, or imagery, in order most sensible to maneuver, motivate, and entertain his viewers, historical and smooth alike. dialogue of the poem's literary characteristics and constitution is, the place attainable, saved break free that of extra technical issues.
By Richard H. Popkin (auth.), James E. Force, Richard H. Popkin (eds.)
Dick Popkin and James strength have attended a few contemporary meetings the place it was once obvious that a lot new and critical study used to be being performed within the fields of reading Newton's and Spinoza's contributions as biblical students and of the connection among their biblical scholarship and different facets in their specific philosophies.
This assortment represents the simplest present learn during this region. It stands on my own because the purely paintings to compile the simplest present paintings on those themes. Its basic viewers is specialized students of the concept of Newton and Spinoza in addition to historians of the philosophical rules of the overdue 17th and early eighteenth centuries.
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By James Paris
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By Paolo Ulivi, David M. Harland
This attention-grabbing publication is a must have textual content for house fanatics with an engineering bent. it's a distinct heritage of unmanned missions that experience explored our sun method. the topic is handled anywhere attainable from an engineering and medical viewpoint and contains technical descriptions of the spacecraft, their project designs and their instrumentations. clinical effects are mentioned intensive, including information of undertaking administration. The ebook is superbly entire, protecting missions and effects from the Nineteen Fifties correct as much as the current day. a number of the newest missions and their effects look in a favored technological know-how booklet for the 1st time.