Pirates And Emperors, Old And New

Pirates and Emperors, Old and New: International Terrorism in the Real World by Noam Chomsky

Pirates and Emperors, Old and New: International Terrorism in the Real World by Noam Chomsky
South End Press | 2002 | ISBN: 0896086860, 0896086852 | English | 252 pages | PDF | 35 MB
Pirates and Emperors, Old and New: International Terrorism in the Real World

Noam Chomsky, "Pirates and Emperors, Old and New: International Terrorism in the Real World"
ISBN: 1608464016 | 2015 | EPUB/PDF | 233 pages | 481 KB/1 MB
Growth versus Security: Old and New EU Members Quests for a New Economic and Social Model

Josef C. Brada, Mariusz-Jan Radlo, Wojciech Bienkowski, "Growth versus Security: Old and New EU Members Quests for a New Economic and Social Model"
Palgrave Macmillan | 2008 | ISBN: 0230200532 | 384 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB
The Old and the New in Religion from Alexander the Great to Augustine of Hippo

Conversion: The Old and the New in Religion from Alexander the Great to Augustine of Hippo (Brown Classics in Judaica) by Arthur Darby Nock
English | June 1988 | ISBN: 0819167894 | 309 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

Originally published in 1933, Conversion is a seminal study of the psychology and circumstances of conversion from about 500 B.C.E. to about 400 A.D. A.D. Nock not only discusses early Christianity and its converts, but also examines non-Christian religions and philosophy, the means by which they attracted adherents, and the factors influencing and limiting their success.
Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender: Men and Women in the World's Cultures Topics and Cultures. [Repost]

Carol R. Ember, "Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender: Men and Women in the World's Cultures Topics and Cultures". [Repost]
Springer | ISBN: 030647770X | 2003 | PDF | 1071 Pages | 4.74 MB

The central aim of this encyclopedia is to give the reader a comparative perspective on issues involving conceptions of gender, gender differences, gender roles, relationships between the genders, and sexuality. The encyclopedia is divided into two volumes: Topics and Cultures. The combination of topical overviews and varying cultural portraits is what makes this encyclopedia a unique reference work for students, researchers and teachers interested in gender studies and cross-cultural variation in sex and gender. It deserves a place in the library of every university and every social science and health department. Contents:- Glossary. Cultural Conceptions of Gender. Gender Roles, Status, and Institutions. Sexuality and Male-Female Interaction. Sex and Gender in the World's Cultures.
Wilkinson, Charles K., & Jessie McNab Dennis, "Chess: East and West, Past and Present"

Wilkinson, Charles K., & Jessie McNab Dennis, "Chess: East and West, Past and Present"
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art | 1968 | ISBN: N/A | English | PDF | 170 pages | 15.03 Mb

A brief history of chess with hundreds of photos of chess pieces throughout the ages.
Solomon H. Katz, William Woys Weaver, "Encyclopedia of Food and Culture (3 Vol. Set)"(repost)

Solomon H. Katz, William Woys Weaver, "Encyclopedia of Food and Culture (3 Vol. Set)"
ISBN: 0684805685 | edition 2002 | PDF | 2004 pages | 73,6 mb

This Dartmouth Medal-winning 3-volume set presents 600 articles on food and its place in human culture and society, covering everything from agronomy to zucchini. Students, academics and general researchers will find entries on everything from food preparation, distribution and storage to holidays and festivals, nutrition and health, and cultures and cuisines. The Encyclopedia's multidisciplinary articles – including: Comfort Food, Ethnicity and Food, Medieval Banquets and Nutrient Composition – range from 250 to 10,000 words each and are supplemented by 450 photographs and illustrations, sidebars, recipes, menus, timelines and a comprehensive index.

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture (3 Vol. Set) (repost)  

Posted by Book-er at March 31, 2012
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture (3 Vol. Set) (repost)

Solomon H. Katz, William Woys Weaver, "Encyclopedia of Food and Culture (3 Vol. Set)"
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0684805685 | 2004 pages | PDF | 73,6 MB

This Dartmouth Medal-winning 3-volume set presents 600 articles on food and its place in human culture and society, covering everything from agronomy to zucchini. Students, academics and general researchers will find entries on everything from food preparation, distribution and storage to holidays and festivals, nutrition and health, and cultures and cuisines. The Encyclopedia's multidisciplinary articles – including: Comfort Food, Ethnicity and Food, Medieval Banquets and Nutrient Composition – range from 250 to 10,000 words each and are supplemented by 450 photographs and illustrations, sidebars, recipes, menus, timelines and a comprehensive index.

Safety and Risk Modeling and Its Applications  

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 11, 2011
Safety and Risk Modeling and Its Applications

Hoang Pham, "Safety and Risk Modeling and Its Applications"
Publisher: S.r..ge. | ISBN: 0857294695 | September 28, 2011 | PDF | 544 pages | 13 MB

Safety and Risk Modeling presents the latest theories and methods of safety and risk with an emphasis on safety and risk in modeling. It covers applications in several areas including transportations and security risk assessments, as well as applications related to current topics in safety and risk. Safety and Risk Modeling is a valuable resource for understanding the latest developments in both qualitative and quantitative methods of safety and risk analysis and their applications in operating environments.
Industrial Servo Control Systems: Fundamentals And Applications, Revised And Expanded (Fluid Power and Control)

Industrial Servo Control Systems: Fundamentals And Applications, Revised And Expanded (Fluid Power and Control)
Publisher: CRC | ISBN: 0824708369 | edition 2002 | PDF | 243 pages | 10,5 mb

Written by a seasoned expert, this authoritative and informative guide presents the technologies in the calculation of brushless dc motor time constants, material on drive sizing, and case studies illustrating key topics. The author details hardware specifications related to the operation of machine service drives and outlines troubleshooting methods for problems concerning machine nonlinearities, inertia, drive stiffness, and friction. He highlights recently developed simulation methods used to predict, assess, and improve the performance of service systems and their components and covers the function and assembly of drive systems, drive resolutions and drive ratios, and duty cycles.