Invisible Links

Author: Selma Lagerlof
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1776580214
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Step into Scandinavia with this charming collection of tales from acclaimed Swedish author Selma Lagerlof. In terms of subject matter, the tales range from realistic portraits of rural family life to fanciful forays with fairies and elves, but Lagerlof's lyrical language adds a touch of magic to the entire collection.

Six Works For Six Architects

Author: Gian Luca Brunetti
ISBN: 9781502989840
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This book explores the historical, stylistic and technological relations between six great works of Modern Architecture: the Bauhaus headquarters in Dessau (Germany), designed by Walter Gropius between 1924 and 1925; the houses at the Weissenhofseidlung in Stuttgart (Germany), designed Le Corbusier in 1927; the Saynatsalo Town Hall (Finland), designed by Alvar Aalto between 1949 and 1951; the Orphanage in Amsterdam (The Netherlands), designed by Aldo Van Eyck between 1954 and 1960; the National Gallery in Berlin (Germany), designed by Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe between 1962 and 1966; the Kimbell Art Museum in Fortsworth, Texas (USA), designed by Louis Kahn between 1966 and 1972.

The Miracles Of Antichrist Invisible Links Christ Legends

Author: Selma Lagerlof
ISBN: 9781539186496
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She was the first female writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, and is best remembered for her children's book Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige (The Wonderful Adventures of Nils).A visit in 1900 to the American Colony in Jerusalem became the inspiration for Lagerl�f's book by that name. The royal family and the Swedish Academy gave her substantial financial support to continue her passion By 1895, she gave up her teaching to devote herself to her writing. With the help of proceeds from G�sta Berlings Saga and a scholarship and grant, she made two journeys which were largely instrumental in providing material for her next novel. With Elkan, she traveled to Italy, and she also traveled to Palestine and other parts of the East.In Italy, a legend of a Christ Child figure that had been replaced with a false version inspired Lagerl�f's novel Antikrists mirakler (The Miracles of the Antichrist). Set in Sicily, the novel explores the interplay between Christian and socialist moral systems. However, most of Lagerl�f's stories were set in V�rmland.Lagerlof was asked by the National Teacher's Association in 1902 to write a geography book for children. She interestingly combined informative facts of Sweden's geography with a boy named Nils Holgersson. When the boy got in trouble, he traveled to many different provinces, allowing children to learn about Sweden while staying interested.This volume features three of her novels, one of them, a very famous fictionalization of the life of Christ; the other, about the coming of the Antichrist.The novels are:THE MIRACLES OF ANTICHRISTINVISIBLE LINKSCHRIST LEGENDS

The Invisible Link

Author: Vishnupriya Hathwar
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781539027201
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Conventional way of learning and teaching is done by separating out subjects as unrelated entities. The truth is that they are far more integrated than we can ever imagine. We can make learning more interesting if we see the invisible links between all the subjects. This book gives the reader a sneak peek into these invisible links and how one could possibly apply them while learning.

Incentives Overlays And Economic Traffic Control

Author: Burkhard Stiller
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642154840
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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed workshop proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Incentives, Overlays, and Economic Traffic Control, ETM 2010, held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, in September 2010. The 6 revised full papers presented together with a keynote and 4 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 21 submissions. The major focus of the accepted papers is seen in the following topics such as economic management of traffic and its related economic implications; ETM mechanisms and technologies; ETM application scenarios, such as that of peer-to-peer applications, overlay networks, or virtual networks; application-layer traffic optimization (ALTO); and economically efficient bandwidth allocation.

Lessons From Sedona A Spiritual Pathway To Serenity And Contentment

Author: Lewis Tagliaferre
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1450215645
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Based upon the works of some of the world’s greatest thinkers, Lessons from Sedona: A Spiritual Pathway to Serenity and Contentment by author Lewis Tagliaferre, builds on the success of his first volume, Voices of Sedona. This new, comprehensive collection of essays is designed to teach the fundamental principles of Theofatalism—the belief that God runs everything in the universe from the smallest subatomic particle to the largest interstellar galaxy. The essays link the five principles developed in Voices of Sedona to contemporary issues in society and personal living including politics, science, religion, aging, history, and economics. Useful for both self-study and as lesson guides to be used in organized discussion groups, the essays show the world as it really is from many different perspectives. A comprehensive and formidable source on metaphysics and spirituality, Lessons from Sedona: A Spiritual Pathway to Serenity and Contentment provides a plethora of information for those interested in growing, changing, and transcending the limiting constrictions of consensus beliefs. It communicates humankind’s unique place in time and space and their special role in the giant jigsaw puzzle of life.

The Lawyers Guide To Adobe Acrobat

Author: David L. Masters
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590315361
Size: 59.80 MB
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Now including information about Acrobat version 7.0 as well as 6.0, thisbook takes lawyers through the processes of working with PDFdocuments, allowing them to communicate like never before. They'lllearn how to create, control, and more securely deliver intelligent, content-rich documents that can be opened by anyone using AdobeReader. More and more court systems require electronic filing, and thisis the definitive guide to the standard for those filing systems

Transformative Links Between Higher And Basic Education

Author: Karuna Chanana
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9780761932062
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There is a deep gulf between institutions of higher education and basic education in India, fostered to a large extent by a skewed education policy. The contributors to this important volume start from the premise that universities have a social obligation and that extension programmes are a way of fulfilling them. They set out the empirical contours of the grassroots work which establishes the interface of universities with societies. In doing so the volume spells out the different dimensions of and kinds of linkages between higher and basic education. Bringing together scholars and activists from diverse fields, it shows that basic education is taking place in different settings and locations despite formidable obstacles.