Download E-books The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Spells: 88 Incantations to Entice Love, Improve a Career, Increase Wealth, Restore Health, and Spread Peace PDF

By Michael Johnstone

Listed here are enjoyable spells for all wishes: to restore ardour, to discover love, for overall healthiness, to draw cash, and to aid activity seekers. there is one for cat lovers—88 white-magic spells in all. The final Encyclopedia of Spells contains every little thing one must make their desires come actual, together with sensible steps to take if the spells do not take impact immediately. With step by step, easy-to-follow instructions and easy-to-find instruments and parts, this complete quantity emphasizes find out how to use spells and magic definitely, for self-development. realize your actual nature and future with this enjoyable advisor to self-help magic!

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Download E-books Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering, 5 Volume Set PDF

Wiley Encyclopedia of desktop technology and Engineering, 5-volume set, contains over 450 A to Z articles addressing the newest advances and findings in machine technological know-how and engineering, as well as vital subject matters of curiosity to machine scientists and engineers, together with criteria, digital trade, monetary engineering, and desktop schooling. each one article is written by means of knowledgeable in his or her specific strong point and is peer-reviewed through different specialists to make sure that it really is transparent and particular. References and web site of similar curiosity accompany each article.

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Download E-books Encyclopedia of World War II (2 Vol Set) (Facts on File Library of World History) PDF

By Alan Axelrod

International conflict II, the most important and deadliest clash in human historical past, is commonly thought of the pivotal occasion of the trendy age. From the increase of fascist Europe to the atomic bombings of Japan, Encyclopedia of worldwide battle II provides the full tale of this nice clash in additional than seven-hundred entries. overseas in scope, this two-volume A-to-Z reference covers the army, old, political, diplomatic, and biographical facets of the struggle.

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Download E-books Famous Assassinations in World History: An Encyclopedia [2 volumes] PDF

By Michael Newton

Representing a different reference device for readers drawn to historical past, criminology, or terrorism, this booklet offers the main entire and up to date assurance of assassinations of key figures all through heritage and round the world.

• presents well timed content material approximately earlier assassinations that may let scholars to raised comprehend historic and modern social unrest

• Introduces new info and theories on ancient circumstances of assassination that during a few situations find the money for novel interpretations of "what relatively happened"

• Establishes the hyperlinks among recognized or infamous social routine and political assassinations, underscoring how a person or a small workforce may be encouraged to devote an act of violence by way of the weather in their society

• contains greater than 20 basic resource records that offer bills of assassinations in global background in addition to a variety of sidebars that increase the studying event with fascinating discussions of people, teams, routine, or occasions regarding vital assassinations

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Download E-books Encyclopedia of Thai Massage: A Complete Guide to Traditional Thai Massage Therapy and Acupressure PDF

By C. Pierce Salguero, David Roylance

Drawing from Thai historical past, cultural reports, Buddhist faith, and yogic practices, in addition to a contemporary knowing of anatomy and body structure, this guidebook bridges the space among idea and perform whereas offering bodywork because it is known in Thailand—as a healing clinical technology. featuring distinct research of every step in a Thai therapeutic massage regimen, the historical past, religious traditions, and moral codes are provided in a fascinating, casual variety. a variety of images and diagrams illustrate the diversity of strategies used, and examples of exercises for treating particular issues are mentioned. up-to-date with new format, pictures, and accelerated textual content, this exhaustive instruction manual is whole with a piece at the major strength meridians and diagrams of acupressure issues, making it the right software to accompany somebody learning this well known therapeutic modality.

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Download E-books Encyclopedia of American Race Riots [2 volumes]: Greenwood Milestones in African American History PDF

2008 Ida B. Wells and Cheikh Anta Diop Award for amazing Scholarship in Africana Studies

2007 Choice amazing educational name

Race riots are the main obtrusive and modern monitors of the racial strife working via America's historical past. as a rule city, more often than not outdoor the South, and usually white-instigated, the quantity and violence of race riots elevated as blacks migrated out of the agricultural South and into the North and West's industrialized towns throughout the early a part of the twentieth-century. although white / black violence has been the commonest type of racial violence, riots concerning Asians and Hispanics also are integrated and examined.

Race riots are the main evident and modern monitors of the racial strife working via America's historical past. generally city, commonly open air the South, and quite often white-instigated, the quantity and violence of race riots elevated as blacks migrated out of the agricultural South and into the North and West's industrialized towns throughout the early a part of the twentieth-century. whereas so much riots have happened in the prior century, the encyclopedia reaches again to colonial background, giving the encyclopedia an remarkable old intensity. notwithstanding white on black violence has been the most typical kind of racial violence, riots concerning different racial and ethnic teams, akin to Asians and Hispanics, also are incorporated and tested. equipped A-Z, themes contain: infamous riots just like the Tulsa Riots of 1921, the la Riots of 1965 and 1992; the African-American community's preparedness and responses to this odious kind of mass violence; federal responses to rioting; an exam of the underlying factors of rioting; the reactions of renowned figures comparable to H. Rap Brown and Martin Luther King, Jr to rioting; and masses more.

Many of the entries describe and learn specific riots and violent racial incidents, together with the subsequent: Belleville, Illinois, rebellion of 1903 Harlem, ny, insurrection of 1943 Howard seashore Incident, 1986 Jackson nation college Incident, 1970 l. a., California, rebellion of 1992 Memphis, Tennessee, insurrection of 1866 crimson summer time Race Riots of 1919 Southwest Missouri Riots 1894-1906 Texas Southern collage insurrection of 1967 Entries overlaying the sufferers and rivals of race violence, comprise the subsequent: Black squaddies, Lynching of Black girls, Lynching of Diallo, Amadou Hawkins, Yusef King, Rodney Randolph, A. Philip Roosevelt, Eleanor until eventually, Emmett, Lynching of Turner, Mary, Lynching of Wells-Barnett, Ida B. Many entries additionally hide laws that has addressed racial violence and inequality, in addition to teams and enterprises that experience both fought or promoted racial violence, together with the subsequent: Anti-Lynching League Civil Rights Act of 1957 financial chance Act of 1964 Ku Klux Klan nationwide organization for the development of coloured humans (NAACP) state of Islam Vigilante companies White League different entries concentrate on suitable options, traits, issues, and courses. along with virtually three hundred cross-referenced entries, so much of which finish with lists of extra readings, the encyclopedia additionally bargains a timeline of racial violence within the usa, an intensive bibliography of print and digital assets, a range of vital basic files, a variety of illustrations, and a close topic index.

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Download E-books Encyclopedia of Business in Today's World (4 Volume Set) PDF

By Charles Wankel

2009 RUSA extraordinary enterprise Reference

Business in present day global is more and more various. venture trade, even by way of a person, can suggest operating globally via a welter of latest media with possibilities of all types speedily showing. the limits, scope, content material, constructions, and procedures of a company job can morph into different ones during a venture. modern companies, and definitely destiny companies, locate it incumbent upon them to slot in the necessities of environmental and financial sustainability of the others who inhabit our international.

With greater than 1,000 entries, the Encyclopedia of commercial in present day World is choked with crucial and updated details at the nation of industrial in our international. not just does it mirror the place enterprise is, it additionally conveys the trajectory of commercial farther into the twenty first century. those 4 volumes supply transparent overviews of the $64000 company subject matters of our time, starting from tradition surprise to forex hedging, political probability, offshoring, and transnational firms. The wealth of issues characterize an built-in imaginative and prescient by way of the editor of a perplexity of capabilities, applied sciences, and environmental elements.

Key Features

  • Provides perception into the improvement and present enterprise state of affairs globally via articles on many person countries
  • Examines the strategies, tasks, and ethics of commercial within the international market
  • Offers entries written via specialists from different fields
  • Includes an appendix that appears at global exchange association statistics
  • Presents an enormous diversity of subject matters, together with key businesses, company regulations, areas, nations, dimensions of globalization, financial components, overseas agreements, monetary tools, accounting laws and ways, theories, laws, administration practices and methods, and lots more and plenty more

Key Themes

  • Competitive Forces
  • Countries
  • Corporate Profiles
  • Cultural Environments
  • Economics of foreign Business
  • Economic Theories of foreign Business
  • Ethics, Corruption, and Social Responsibility
  • Export/Import Strategies
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Globalization and Society
  • Human source Management
  • International Accounting
  • International Finance
  • International financial System
  • International Trade
  • Legal and hard work Issues
  • Management and Leadership
  • Manufacturing and Operations
  • Marketing
  • Political Environments
  • Regional monetary Integration
  • Supranational and nationwide Organizations

The Encyclopedia of industrial in ultra-modern global serves as a basic, nontechnical source for college kids, professors, and librarians trying to comprehend the advance of commercial as practiced within the usa and internationally.

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Download E-books The Element Encyclopedia of Secret Societies and Hidden History: The Ultimate A-Z of Ancient Mysteries, Lost Civilizations and Forgotten Wisdom PDF

By John Michael Greer

Subsequent within the renowned aspect Encyclopedia sequence, comes the total A-Z of different historical past. notice every little thing you ever desired to learn about mystery societies just like the Freemasons, the ancient secret of Atlantis, why King Arthur, Leonardo da Vinci and Hitler are key figures, plus conspiracy theories, forgotten sciences and historical knowledge. a whole and informative A-Z for probably the most renowned genres to have emerged lately - the hidden heritage of the final 10,000 years. This encyclopedia solutions your entire questions about the extra debatable matters being debated: * Conspiracies and mystery societies, e.g. Knights Templars, the Rosicrucians, the Freemasons, the Bavarian Illuminati, the Hellfire membership, the Ku Klux Klan, and the Priory of Sion. it is also mystery traditions, hidden bloodlines, extraterrestrial intervention, coming near near apocalypse, and the Mayan calendar prophecies. * old knowledge and forgotten sciences, e.g. alchemy, prophecy, sacred geometry, ley traces, and magic, in addition to assisting proof for complex applied sciences in precedent days e.g. the mysteries of Stonehenge and the nice Pyramids. * Unsolved old mysteries, e.g. the positioning of Atlantis, the early background of Christianity, the Holy Grail, the destiny of the Knights Templars, the authorship of Shakespeare's performs, the explanations of the French Revolution, and the occult roots of Nazism. * Key figures in hidden historical past - Pythagoras, Jesus of Nazareth, Leonardo da Vinci, King Arthur, Roger Bacon, John Dee, Alessandro Cagliostro, the Comte de St.-Germain, Benjamin Franklin, and Adolf Hitler.

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Download E-books The Bob Dylan Encyclopedia: Revised and Updated Edition PDF

By Michael Gray

The Bob Dylan Encyclopedia is without doubt one of the such a lot wide-ranging, trained, exciting, provocative, and compulsively readable books ever written approximately well known track. it is the fruits of over thirty years of devoted examine and scholarship by way of Michael grey.

Inside those pages, you will find an international of rules, proof, and reviews. it is a global within which Baudelaire flows on from the Basement Tapes and A.S. Byatt appears to be like out on the Byrds; within which Far from the Madding Crowd follows Ezekiel and Bob Geldof introduces Jean Genet; and during which Hank and William Carlos Williams stand aspect via part whereas J.R.R. Tolkien trails the mammoth. such a lot of all, after all, it is a international during which all people and every little thing interconnects, in forever attention-grabbing methods, with considered one of our best dwelling artists: Bob Dylan.

"Michael Gray... most likely Dylan's unmarried so much assiduous critic." - New York evaluate of Books

"Fans of Bob Dylan have a large number of selections by way of biographies and retrospectives, yet writer Michael grey outdistances all of them with this voluminous choice of all issues Dylan. ... Insightful and
entertaining, Gray's tome will develop appreciation of the artist, his impacts and his legacy." -Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"...has all you want to recognize, and extra" -Richard Corliss, Time

"This isn't any mere catalog of proof, yet a piece of oceanic immersion. It has wit, opinion, variety, and asks to be learn, not only consulted." -Village Voice

"Deeply impressive...destined to be an important Dylan publication, bar none."-Gerry Smith, The Dylan Daily

"Utterly idiosyncratic." -Janet Maslin, New York Times

"Amazingly well-researched and strangely readable work." -Library Journal (starred review)

"Door-stopping detail." -Toronto Star

"Magnificent...won't simply astonish readers with its aspect approximately Dylan's work...contains such a lot of insights and refutes such a lot of myths concerning the rock 'n' roll period typically that it truly is beneficial as either a reference advisor and a character study." -Nashville urban Paper

"Comprehensive and up-to-date." -Slate

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