Freshwater Aquariums in Your Life by Amanda Pisani

By Amanda Pisani

Freshwater Aquariums for the beginner or skilled Aquarist, Freshwater Aquariums on your existence covers developing the tank, the precise fish to maintain on your group aquarium and the way to maintain your fish and aquarium in most sensible via excellent care and normal upkeep. the sensible, easy-to-use details tells you what you must comprehend so that you can spend extra time having fun with your aquarium. Freshwater Aquariums on your lifestyles contains a targeted bankruptcy at the most sensible and worst fish to maintain on your aquarium. attractive expert pictures take you into the realm of the aquarium and its creatures. The info-packed sidebars and enjoyable evidence make taking good care of your aquarium effortless and rewarding.

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With Lee in Virginia (Dover Children's Classics) by G. A. Henty,Gordon Browne

By G. A. Henty,Gordon Browne

In this lively story of event, Vincent Wingfield, who's now not but 16, returns domestic to Virginia after 4 years of faculty in England to discover stipulations in the US enormously unsettled. while warfare breaks out in 1861, Vincent staunchly helps the rights of slaves yet joins Lee's cavalry to struggle for the Confederacy.
Henty's gripping tale, written numerous a long time after the warfare, weaves the lively teenager's adventures with real-life occasions, whereas offering an acute glimpse of the clash from a Southern perspective.
A prolific 19th-century writer, G. A. Henty celebrates family members, honor, loyalty, bravery, and backbone within the face of adversity. Set opposed to the backdrop of an exhilarating ancient period, this tale, lately rediscovered by means of younger readers, will excite the imaginations of brand new childrens up to it extremely joyful readers whilst first published.

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O Death, Where Is Thy Sting by Alexander Schmemann,Alexis Vinogradov

By Alexander Schmemann,Alexis Vinogradov

"...In order to console himself, guy created a dream of one other global the place there isn't any dying, and for that dream he forfeited this international, gave it us decidedly to death.

"...Therefore, crucial and such a lot profound query of the Christian religion has to be, how and from the place did demise come up, and why has it turn into more advantageous than lifestyles? Why has demise turn into so strong that the area itself has develop into one of those international cemetery, a spot the place a suite of individuals condemned to dying dwell both in worry or terror, or, of their efforts to ignore dying, locate themselves dashing round one nice sizeable burial plot?"

-- Alexander Schmemann, Radio Liberty Broadcast

In this short assortment, Father Alexander Schmemann doesn't have the posh for platitudes and pleasantries at the such a lot tricky of life's final questions. Taking us to the guts of Christian revelation and anthropology, he leads us unequivocally and without delay, as in simple terms he can, to reveal why the apostle Paul calls demise the "last enemy" (1 Cor. 15:26) and Christ's decisive resolution to this enemy.

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Conversations with a Black Cockatoo : The Poems of 2009-2013 by Kevin Munro

By Kevin Munro

Synopsis:
Conversations with a Black Cockatoo: The Poems of 2009-2013 is the ultimate e-book in a trilogy written through the years while the author’s mom entered the ultimate part of her existence. It contains her affliction, loss of life, and the grieving of a son for a much-loved parent.

Author Kevin Munro then uprooted his existence and relocated to the Shoalhaven area at the south coast of latest South Wales, Australia. All of this happened as he recovered from a bipolar breakdown that ended his educating profession. The poetry during this e-book includes some of these concerns that developed because the years unfolded.

This trilogy is not just stirring literature, yet is meant as an instructional device to assist others. All 3 of his books comprise interactive routines that permit readers to ascertain the private event of somebody with bipolar. those routines are basically aimed toward tertiary schooling scholars education for involvement with psychological health and wellbeing. The workouts are wealthy in team dialogue capability and for person academic wishes and settings.

About the Author:
Kevin Munro lives hours south of Sydney, Australia, and holds a master’s in schooling from the college of Western Sydney. His first publication within the trilogy was once a suite of poetry titled Netted Rainbows. His moment publication used to be a suite of brief tales, The Chronicles of a Stink bird: Episodes. He wrote the books as he cared for his death mom and within the grieving interval following her death.

Publisher’s site: http://sbpra.com/KevinMunro

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Realm Of Fantasy by Kyara D'Paul

By Kyara D'Paul

From precedent days come the tales of five younger ladies who have been born prior to their instances, or have been they born too overdue?

The Valkyrie: Kyriana; Odin's youngest daughter is charged to convey a warrior to Valhalla, yet his enchanting eco-friendly eyes and adolescence enchant her into falling in love.

Soul pals: Ryanne fights her circle of relatives and their lies to be with the guy she has enjoyed endlessly, throughout time and discomfort they need to live to tell the tale to like one another.

Knight's Dream: Nicci is enchanted with Micheal of Bourges as they meet on the finish of a conflict. they need to live to tell the tale lies, betrayals or even their very own feelings.....but her secrets and techniques needs to be stored in any respect fee or she could lose the affection she has found.

Enchanted secrets and techniques: A soldier Indentured to everlasting slavery. a tender captive who fights the entire ideas to win his middle and keep his soul. will those live on the onslaught?

Thief of my middle: Nya's existence went from Riches to poverty, compelled to paintings as a spouse to aged sisters she travels to London, assembly the "Cat" a recognized Jewel thief. yet now not all is because it turns out. Nya isn't the peasant she turns out and the "Cat" isn't a real thief.

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Star Cops by Chris Boucher,David Darlington

By Chris Boucher,David Darlington

The 12 months is 2027. whilst a swimmer is located drowned in a London park, the police machine ideas the loss of life as unintended. leader Superintendent Nathan Spring’s animal instincts lead him to suspect differently, and he starts an research - regardless of the objections of his colleagues and superiors. To deflect him from pursuing this, Spring is manipulated into accepting a role that he doesn't wish - as commander of the overseas area Police strength, an organization organize to implement legislations and order on a number of area stations orbiting the Earth. The ISPF, disparagingly nicknamed the ‘Star Cops’, is an undistinguished strength populated via undisciplined officials, involved almost always with their very own welfare and getting cash at the part, instead of upholding the law.

Arriving on the ecu area station Charles de Gaulle, Spring struggles to evolve to stipulations in low gravity whereas operating to mildew his group into an efficient strength for legislations enforcement. sooner than he’s even began to regulate, he discovers that numerous crewmembers have lately died, following unexpected spacesuit malfunction. even if those obvious injuries fall good in the limits of statistical acceptability, Spring’s instincts back result in him to suspect the paintings of a saboteur. He makes a decision to show the wrongdoer through taking a determined plan of action - playing along with his personal life...

Elsewhere, Spring’s second-in-command David Theroux investigates an explosion on area freighter that has knocked the craft off target and condemned its pilots to demise, the superstar law enforcement officials are warned of terrorist assaults by means of a communications specialist in accordance with the Moon, a scientist disappears with no hint from the yank house station - with the team denying his very life - and rumours start to develop of alien artefacts having been came upon on Mars...

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Abel se lot (Afrikaans Edition) by Chris Karsten

By Chris Karsten

Boek twee in die Abel-trilogie.Ella Neser is met verpligte siekverlof na haar noue ontkoming aan Abel Lotz se skalpel. Tussen beradingsessies en harplesse, peins sy oor die foto’s van Abel se vier slagoffers, vasberade om hom te vang voor hy weer moor. Wanneer ’n inbraak uitloop op ’n sterfgeval, keer Ella terug om die skuldiges aan die pen te laat ry. Sy is egter nie die enigste een op hulle spoor nie. Is Abel Lotz terug, of is daar ’n nuwe moordenaar in Doradopark?

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Ecos do púlpito (Portuguese Edition) by Maria Renata da Cruz Duran

By Maria Renata da Cruz Duran

Este estudo revela a importância de pregadores imperiais como gênese de uma intelectualidade brasileira, no início do século XIX. É salientado o trabalho dos freis Francisco de São Carlos, Sampaio, Sousa Caldas e Januário da Cunha Barboza, e, sobretudo, Francisco do Monte Alverne, figura ímpar na construção de uma retórica nacional. Este trabalho demonstra o papel primary da oratória sagrada no Brasil oitocentista, num pace em que o analfabetismo period imenso, e a palavra falada, o important mote às discussões locais. A Corte havia chegado recentemente, o sistema administrativo estava ainda em formação, e as igrejas constituíam os poucos espaços que reuniam a população. Entre estas, teve specific importância a Capela genuine onde, aos domingos, e ram pregados os sermões - a que não é alheio o papel de D. João VI pelo apreço que tinha pela oratória religiosa. A sermonística, ou seja, a arte de redigir e pregar sermões, é o objeto deste livro onde se verifica a sua importância como elemento preponderante na prática articuladora de ideias e, mais especificamente, de um tema - a pátria. Desse modo, a par de um fervor religioso, forma-se também um sentido de identidade nacional, que vem a originar a construção de um discurso brasileiro.

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Racine: Three Plays: "Berenice" , "Phedre" , "Britannicus" by Jean Racine,Neil Bartlett,Robert David MacDonald

By Jean Racine,Neil Bartlett,Robert David MacDonald

comprises the performs Britannicus, Phedra and Berenice

Jean Racine is the best tragedian of the French 17th century, utilizing its strict principles and conventions to inform tales of overwhelming ardour and cruelty.

This quantity brings jointly 3 of his maximum performs. Britannicus, the earliest, is decided within the courtroom of the younger Emperor Nero, and in an environment seething with erotic pressure, records the power-struggles surrounding the start of a mythical despot. Berenice probes the hearts of 2 fans as they're torn aside amidst the splendours of Imperial Rome, and in Phedra, the main well-known of the 3, a lady betrayed by means of her personal wishes descends right into a own hell of disgrace, guilt and regret.

These vintage models, by means of of the country's so much distinct director-translators, turn out that Racine is way from untranslatable; they give blisteringly powerful poetry, pressing plotting and powerhouse roles for either actors and actresses.

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Beyond the Shadow of a Doubt by Gerald Neufeld

By Gerald Neufeld

At six-thirty PM, whereas out in your day-by-day run, you smile within as you consider how a lot greater your state of affairs is. you're a younger guy of twenty-six, married to a girl you're keen on and the daddy of a child daughter you like. existence in California has now not been effortless, yet finally you might have a role you're keen on and the longer term is asking stable. At two-thirty AM the next morning, you're not mendacity among Isabel and your child. as a substitute, you're feeling dazed and fearful as you scramble for a dry spot to sit down in an overcrowded protecting telephone within the county penal complex. you've been arrested for the homicide of a police detective that you simply allegedly dedicated whereas in your run. Circumstantial proof issues definitively to you because the wrongdoer of the crime. The state's case is ironclad. Your legal professional and his investigators can locate not anything to refute the cost. while the trial is over and the jury is shipped to planned, a accountable verdict is almost assured. How, you wonder in melancholy, can a civilized society condone a criminal method that enables for the potential of execution of an blameless guy? How? aside from humans as regards to you, your query is going unheard and your affliction about the way forward for your spouse and child is going unnoticed.

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