Download PDF by Alan Unterman: Historical Dictionary of the Jews (Historical Dictionaries

By Alan Unterman

The old Dictionary of the Jews offers the historical past of the Jewish humans and their spiritual tradition in a manner that makes transparent how and why this small, historical humans have survived approximately 4 millennia and controlled to play such a tremendous function within the world-well out of percentage to their inhabitants. The Jews hint their origins a ways again in background to the early tribes of Judah and Moses. Over the centuries, they unfold throughout a lot of the Western global, in addition to into components of Africa and Asia, until eventually they have been overwhelmed via the Holocaust and have been compelled to discover shelter within the usa and the recent kingdom of Israel. due to that awful occasion, of the predicted 15 million Jews dwelling this present day, nearly six million stay in Israel, with nearly an identical quantity residing within the usa, making those international locations the most middle of Jewish existence at the present time. This prepared reference tells the historical past of the Jewish humans via a close chronology, an introductory essay, an intensive bibliography, and over 2 hundred cross-referenced dictionary entries on major individuals, locations, occasions, associations, and points of tradition, society, financial system, and politics. This ebook is a wonderful entry aspect for college kids, researchers, and an individual eager to comprehend extra concerning the Jewish people.

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Download e-book for iPad: Historical Dictionary of U.S. Diplomacy since the Cold War by Tom Lansford

By Tom Lansford

The post-Cold warfare international relations of the us developed in phases that mirrored adjustments within the overseas process. throughout the Nineteen Nineties, the nation's international affairs have been marked by means of an evolution clear of the post-World struggle II specialise in protection and superpower pageant to a extra multifaceted and nuanced sequence of rules that integrated financial issues, social and cultural concerns, and environmental issues. even though, an escalating sequence of terrorist assaults that culminated within the eleven September 2001 moves on ny and Washington, D.C. resulted in the reemergence of protection because the major overseas coverage factor for the U.S.. the next American-led 'war on terror' reflected the chilly warfare in its ambitions, and the management of President George W. Bush endeavored to construct a multinational counterterrorism coalition that paralleled the Western alliance of the bipolar period. The old Dictionary of U.S. international relations because the chilly struggle is a concise evaluate of the most figures, conflicts, occasions, and rules of the U.S. within the post-Cold warfare period. The research explores the most components of U.S. international coverage and the neighborhood and foreign response to American rules from the presidency of George H. W. Bush to that of George W. Bush. via its entries, the publication analyzes the underlying topics of U.S. international relations and the hot regulations formulated and carried out in keeping with large alterations in worldwide politics. The e-book encompasses a chronology of occasions from 1991 to 2007, an advent that highlights very important topics of the period, cross-referenced entries on major issues, a close bibliography, and appendixes of significant records. The paintings is perfect for either public and educational libraries, most of the people, or the expert trying to find a reference software during this area.

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Download e-book for iPad: Reise Know-How Sprachführer Spanisch für die Kanarischen by Dieter Schulze,Izabella Gawin

By Dieter Schulze,Izabella Gawin

Auf den Kanaren sind einige Sätze in der Landessprache sehr hilfreich, sei es, um im Berglokal ein malesü zu bestellen, ein paar Worte mit der Verkäuferin des Tante-Emma-Ladens zu wechseln oder die Wettervorhersage für den nächsten Tag zu erfragen. Und wer das Ganze noch mit einem Lächeln verknüpft, dem öffnet sich im Nu das Herz der Canarios.

Das Spanisch der Kanaren unterlag vielfältigen Einflüssen, z.B. durch Südamerikaner, Berber und andere. Dieser Sprachführer vermittelt nicht nur die Eigenheiten der Aussprache, sondern auch spezielles Vokabular zu plant life und Fauna, Kultur und Alltag der Inseln. Ein Exkurs widmet sich einer weltweit einzigartigen kanarischen Besonderheit: der vom Aussterben bedrohten Pfeifsprache, mit der sich die Menschen über große Entfernungen verständigen können.

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Download e-book for kindle: Deutsch-Spanischer Wortschatz für das Selbststudium - 9000 by Andrey Taranov

By Andrey Taranov

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New PDF release: Vocabulário Português-Sueco - 9000 palavras mais úteis

By Andrey Taranov

Os LIVROS DE VOCABULÁRIO da T&P Books destinam-se a ajudar a aprender, a memorizar, e a rever palavras estrangeiras. O dicionário contém mais de 9000 palavras de uso corrente. Recomendado como fabric de apoio adicional para qualquer curso de línguas. Satisfaz as necessidades dos iniciados e dos alunos avançados de línguas estrangeiras. Conveniente para o uso diário, sessões de revisão e atividades de auto-teste. Permite avaliar o seu vocabulário atual. Este livro também pode ser usado por estrangeiros para aprender Português.

Esta edição revista (Português de Portugal, 03.2014) contém 256 tópicos, incluindo: Conceitos básicos, Números, Unidades de medida, Os verbos mais importantes, pace, Calendário, Dia e noite, Meses, Estações do Ano, Viagens, Turismo, Cidade, Compras, Roupas & Acessórios, Cosméticos, Telefone, Conversação telefónica, Línguas estrangeiras, Refeições, Restaurante, Membros da família, Corpo humano, Medicina, Mobiliário, Eletrodomésticos, Terra, pace, Catástrofes naturais, Fauna, Animais selvagens, Países do mundo, e muito mais ...

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Download e-book for kindle: Historical Dictionary of Contemporary Germany (Historical by Derek Lewis,Ulrike Zitzlsperger

By Derek Lewis,Ulrike Zitzlsperger

This moment variation of Historical Dictionary of up to date Germanyprovides a complete assessment of so much elements of existence and associations in modern Germany. It additionally introduces the reader to the old improvement of either East and West Germany among 1949 and 1990, and addresses a few of the concerns coming up from reunification.

This moment variation of Historical Dictionary of latest Germany contains a chronology, an creation, appendixes, and an in depth bibliography. The dictionary part has over 500 cross-referenced entries on very important personalities, politics, economic system, overseas kinfolk, faith, and tradition. This ebook is a wonderful entry aspect for college students, researchers, and a person desirous to understand extra approximately Germany.

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Download e-book for kindle: Historical Dictionary of Crime Films (Historical by Geoff Mayer

By Geoff Mayer

The crime movie style includes detective motion pictures, gangster movies, suspense thrillers, movie noir, and caper motion pictures and is produced through the international. Crime movie used to be there on the delivery of cinema, and it has observed cinema over greater than a century of heritage, passing from silent motion pictures to talkies, from black-and-white to paint. The style contains such classics as The Maltese Falcon, The Godfather, Gaslight, The French Connection, and Serpico, in addition to more moderen successes like Seven, Drive, and L.A. Confidential.

The Historical Dictionary of Crime Films covers the background of this style via a chronology, an introductory essay, and an in depth bibliography. The dictionary part has over three hundred cross-referenced entries on key motion pictures, administrators, performers, and studios. This booklet is a superb entry element for college kids, researchers, and someone eager to understand extra approximately crime cinema.

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Download e-book for kindle: Ontologies, Taxonomies and Thesauri in Systems Science and by Emilia Currás

By Emilia Currás

The originality of this booklet, which offers with this type of new material, lies within the software of tools and ideas by no means used ahead of – equivalent to ontologies and taxonomies, in addition to thesauri - to the ordering of data in line with fundamental details. Chapters within the ebook additionally study the examine of ontologies, taxonomies and thesauri from the point of view of systematics and common structures concept. Ontologies, Taxonomies and Thesauri in platforms technological know-how and Systematics might be super valuable to these working in the community of similar fields, including documentation and data science.

  • Ontologies and Taxonomy
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  • Thesauri

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Get An Encyclopedia of Swearing: The Social History of Oaths, PDF

By Geoffrey Hughes

this can be the single encyclopedia of the social background of swearing and foul language within the English-speaking global. It covers some of the social dynamics that generate swearing, foul language, and insults within the complete variety of the English language. whereas the emphasis is on American and British English, the several significant international forms comparable to Australian, Canadian, South African, and Caribbean English also are included.

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