Download E-books The Books of Sorcery, Vol.3: Oadenol's Codex (Exalted RPG) PDF

By John Chambers

Oadenol's Codex is the advisor to the sensible software of sorcerous wisdom within the moment Age. From the construction of artifacts to the elevating of manses, and from the sophisticated workings of thaumaturgy to many of the obviously happening miracles of construction, this 3rd of Exalted's Books of Sorcery deals aspiring geomancers, sorcerer-engineers, thaumaturges and preternaturalists the instruments they should ply their arcane trades. This ebook comprises: A plethora of ready-made artifacts, hearthstones, prodigies and manses for characters to possess and Storytellers to weave into their sequence, ideas for growing new and targeted artifacts and manses, whole principles for thaumaturgy.

Show description

Read More

Download E-books On Agriculture, Volume II, Books V-IX (Loeb Classical Library No. 407) PDF

By Columella, H. Boyd Ash (ed.)

Columella (Lucius Iunius Moderatus) of Gades (Cadiz) lived within the reigns of the 1st emperors to approximately 70 CE. He moved early in existence to Italy the place he owned farms and lived close to Rome. it truly is possible that he did army carrier in Syria and Cilicia and that he died at Tarentum. Columella's On Agriculture (De Re Rustica) is the main entire, systematic and targeted of Roman agricultural works. publication I covers selection of farming web site; water provide; structures; employees. II: Ploughing; fertilising; care of plants. III, IV, V: Cultivation, grafting and pruning of fruit timber, vines, and olives. VI: Acquisition, breeding, and rearing of oxen, horses, and mules; veterinary drugs. VII: Sheep, goats, pigs, and canines. VIII: chicken; fish ponds. IX: Bee-keeping. X (in hexameter poetry): Gardening. XI: tasks of the overseer of a farm; calendar for farm paintings; extra on gardening. XII: tasks of the overseer's spouse; manufacture of wines; pickling; conserving. there's additionally a separate treatise, bushes (De Arboribus), on vines and olives and diverse bushes, probably a part of an another way misplaced paintings written prior to On Agriculture. The Loeb Classical Library version of Columella is in 3 volumes.

Show description

Read More

Download E-books Aristotle Physics: Books I and II (Clarendon Aristotle Series) PDF

By Aristotle (author), William Charlton (translator and editor)

Within the first books of the Physics Aristotle discusses philosophical matters occupied with the research of the actual universe. He introduces his contrast among shape and subject and his fourfold class of factors or explanatory components, and defends teleological rationalization. those books accordingly shape a traditional access into Aristotle's procedure as a complete, and in addition occupy a huge position within the background of clinical inspiration. the current quantity presents a detailed literal translation, which are utilized by critical scholars with out Greek. The creation and observation take care of the translation and review, from a philosophical perspective, of what Aristotle says. This translation used to be first released in 1970.

Show description

Read More

Download E-books Ausonius: Volume 2, Books 18-20 (Loeb Classical Library) PDF

By Ausonius, Hugh G. Evelyn White (Translator)

Ausonius (Decimus Magnus), ca. 310–ca. 395 CE, a doctor's son, used to be born at Burdigala (Bordeaux). After an excellent schooling in grammar and rhetoric and a brief interval in which he was once an suggest, he took to educating rhetoric in a college which he all started in 334. between his scholars was once Paulinus, who used to be afterwards Bishop of Nola; and he turns out to became a few kind of Christian himself. Thirty years later Ausonius used to be referred to as by way of Emperor Valentinian to be coach to Gratian, who accordingly as emperor conferred on him honours together with a consulship in 379. In 383, after Gratian's homicide, Ausonius retired to Bordeaux. Ausonius's surviving works, a few with deep feeling, a few composed it kind of feels for enjoyable, a few didactic, contain a lot poetry: poems approximately himself and relations, particularly "The day-by-day Round"; epitaphs on heroes within the Trojan battle, memorials on Roman emperors, and epigrams on a number of topics; poems approximately well-known towns and approximately neighbors and co-workers. "The Moselle," an outline of that river, is one of the so much popular of his poems. there's additionally an handle of due to Gratian for the consulship. The Loeb Classical Library version of Ausonius is in volumes; the second one contains Eucharisticus ("Thanksgiving") by way of Paulinus Pellaeus.

Show description

Read More

Download E-books Pimsleur Vietnamese I Comprehensive CDs, Foreign Service Institute Vietnamese Basic Course Level 1, & Talk Now Vietnamese (Pimsleur/FSI/EuroTalk Vietnamese Language Series, Volume 1) PDF

By Paul Pimsleur/Foreign Service Institute/EuroTalk

Pimsleur Vietnamese: This conversationally concentrated software includes sixteen hours of interactive audio-only guideline, powerful language studying with real-life spoken perform classes. you are not simply studying "Phrases" with the Pimsleur strategy, you are buying crucial, conversational Vietnamese! you can be delighted to find you could carry a true dialog in Vietnamese in case you have accomplished those thirty, 30-minute classes! sixteen Compact Disks writer: Pimsleur; Abridged variation (December 1, 2003); Language: English, Vietnamese, ISBN-10: 0743528999 ISBN-13: 978-0743528993. This set additionally comprises the overseas carrier Institute's Vietnamese direction. the strategy underlying this Vietnamese path is guided imitation, and the purpose is automaticity. This direction presents introductory instructing fabrics for spoken Vietnamese, and is meant for normal use through English audio system. all the classes starts off with a easy discussion which types the center of the lesson. scholars regulate a lesson to the level to which they've got realized the discussion by means of center. Thorough memorization of the discussion potential thorough mastery of the textual content. This variation comprises a CD ROM with a PDF of the e-book and audio MP3 records. This pack additionally contains speak Now Vietnamese software program which include Speech Recording -Compares your voice w/ local audio system. Printable Dictionary w/ colour photographs. 4 Quiz degrees -Test what you have got discovered, earn issues and video display your development. clever software program -Remembers phrases you get flawed

Show description

Read More

Download E-books Stalking (Reaktion Books - Focus on Contemporary Issues) by Bran Nicol (2006-11-15) PDF

By Bran Nicol

It scares—and titillates—in such videos as The Hand That Rocks the Cradle and Basic Instinct. It violently ended the lives of mythical artists comparable to Selena and John Lennon, and millions of individuals undergo it day-by-day in anonymity from ex-lovers and strangers. Stalking has been a truth of human society for an incredibly very long time, but it's only within the final 20 years that the time period “stalking” got here into vast use all through mass tradition. Bran Nicol lines right here the heritage of stalking and chronicles how acts of maximum obsession have created a public fixation in their own.  This remarkable examine attracts on a wealth of sources—including forensic psychology, movies, literature, information stories, and cultural theory—to study stalking as a habit and a social phenomenon. relocating from Samuel Richardson’s Clarissa to Fatal appeal and from Charles Dickens’s Our Mutual good friend to Taxi driving force and One Hour Photo, Nicol skillfully probes how stalking has pervaded our civilizatoin for over 2 hundred years. He then turns his concentration to the position that stalking performs within the context of our modern media-saturated tradition, posing provocative questions on the country of recent society: Have interpersonal family members develop into more and more excessive or extra perverse this day? Are we facing whatever actually new, or is stalking easily the newest identify for an age-old type of social interplay? Stalking also examines instances of lethal obsession with celebrities, similar to Jodie Foster, and explores how such fixations are fueled via mass media and the web. a totally interesting and groundbreaking research into one of many severe outcomes of our hyper-connected age, Stalking provides a radical realizing of this disturbingly compelling abnormality.

(20061118)

Show description

Read More