By Robert G. Ingersoll
The 18 whole books in this CD-ROM are: (1to12) 'The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll,' 12 volumes entire; (13) 'INGERSOLL; A Biographical Appreciation' by means of Herman E. Kittredge. (official Biography of Ingersoll that's certain as quantity 13th within the Deluxe Edition); (14) 'An Intimate View of Robert G. Ingersoll' through I. Newton Baker (Ingersoll's inner most secretary); (15) 'Col. Ingersoll As he's' through E.M. Macdonald, with an Appendix on Ingersoll's demise; (16) 'The Philosophy of Col. Ingersoll' via Vere Goldthwaite; (17) 'Prose-Poems and choices From the Writings and Sayings of Robert G. Ingersoll.'; (18) 'Testimonial to Walt Whitman' by way of Robert G. Ingersoll.
By Henry Charles Moore
This publication is a part of the TREDITION CLASSICS. It comprises classical literature works from over thousand years. every one of these titles were out of print and stale the bookstall cabinets for many years. The publication sequence is meant to maintain the cultural legacy and to advertise the undying works of classical literature. Readers of a TREDITION CLASSICS booklet aid the challenge to save lots of the various striking works of global literature from oblivion. With this sequence, tredition intends to make hundreds of thousands of overseas literature classics on hand in revealed structure back - world wide. [C:\Users\Microsoft\Documents\Calibre Library]
By Abraham Pais
The writer of a hugely acclaimed biorgaphy of Einstein, sophisticated is the Lord, Pais writes engagingly for a common viewers. He movingly descibes his interval of hiding in Nazi-occupied Holland (he ended the conflict in a Gestapo felony) sooner than taking inventory of his lifestyles in the USA, quite within the newly equipped Institute for complicated learn in Princeton, then directed through the intense and debatable physicist Robert Oppenheimer. Pais new and labored with a few of the greats of twentieth-century physics, and he relates many desirable tales approximately Oppenheimer, Einstein, Bohr, Sakharov, Dirac, Heisenberg, and von Neumann, in addition to approximately non-scientists like Chaim Weizmann, George Kennan, Erwin Panofsky, and Pablo Casals. His enthusiasm approximately technology and lifestyles often pervades a ebook that's either a memoir and a heritage of technology.
By Carol A. Senf
This examine of Bram Stoker specializes in Stoker as a Gothic author. pointed out with Dracula, Stoker is essentially chargeable for taking the Gothic clear of medieval castles and putting it on the middle of recent lifestyles. The learn examines Stoker's contribution to the trendy suggestion of Gothic and therefore to the background of pop culture and demonstrates that the surplus more often than not linked to the Gothic is Stoker's manner of reading the social, fiscal, and political difficulties. His relevance at the present time is his depiction of difficulties that proceed to hang-out us before everything of the 21st century. What makes the present learn targeted is that it privileges Stoker's use of the Gothic but additionally addresses that Stoker wrote seventeen different books plus various articles and brief tales. given that a couple of those works are decidedly no longer Gothic, the research places his Gothic novels and brief tales into the point of view of every thing that he wrote. The writer of Dracula additionally wrote The tasks of Clerks of Petty classes in eire, a customary reference paintings for clerks within the Irish civil provider, in addition to the guy and woman Athlyne, pleasant romances. in addition, Stoker was once eager about technological improvement and racial and gender improvement on the finish of the century in addition to in supernatural secret. certainly the research demonstrates that the stress among the issues that may be defined rationally and the issues that can't is necessary to our realizing of Stoker as a Gothic author.
By Virginia Woolf
From the most leading edge writers of the 20 th century — a wonderful assortment showing the author's vigorous mind's eye and mild type. contains "A Haunted House," "A Society," "An Unwritten Novel," "The String Quartet," "Blue & Green," "Kew Gardens," "The Mark at the Wall," and the identify tale.
By Adam Dolnik, Keith M. Fitzgerald
This ebook is ready the function of negotiation in resolving terrorist barricade hostage crises. What classes may be realized from previous lethal incidents in order that predicament negotiators and determination makers can act with higher effectiveness sooner or later? What are the teachings the terrorists are studying and the way will they have an effect on the dynamics of destiny incidents? What do we find out about the terrorist possibility, and approximately fighting the escalation of destiny terrorist hostage-taking situations?While there are numerous proficient difficulty negotiators world wide, nearly none of them has ever had touch with a terrorist hostage-taking incident. extra, the full education application of such a lot hostage negotiators specializes in resolving crises that don't think about concerns corresponding to ideology, faith, or the differing units of strategic ambitions and mindsets of ideological hostage takers. this is often very true with reference to the terrorists of the hot breed, who've turn into much less discriminate, extra deadly, and extra keen to execute hostages and die throughout the incident. extra, the various paradigms and presumptions upon which the modern perform of obstacle negotiation relies don't replicate the truth of the recent terrorists.The major concentration of this ebook is at the specific reconstruction and research of the 2 such a lot high-profile circumstances lately, the Moscow theater and the Beslan tuition hostage crises, with a transparent function of drawing classes for hostage negotiation suggestions sooner or later. this can be a subject matter of best precedence. Terrorist manuals from international locations corresponding to Saudi Arabia and Iraq display that terrorist corporations are very heavily watching and studying the teachings realized from those incidents, suggesting that we're more likely to see this kind of new terrorist hostage taking related to huge numbers of suicide combatants and executions of hostages at some point soon sooner or later. This increases a wide range of questions on applicable responses and negotiation suggestions. From the 1st look, it's transparent that we're not ready.