Yijing And Chinese Politics The

Author: Tze-ki Hon
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 0791484009
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Yijing And Chinese Politics The from the Author: Tze-ki Hon. Discusses interpretations of the Yijing (the I Ching or Book of Changes) during the Northern Song period and how these illuminate the momentous changes in Chinese society during this era.

Mastering Oracle Pl Sql

Author: Christopher Beck
Publisher: Apress
ISBN: 1430207027
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Mastering Oracle Pl Sql from the Author: Christopher Beck. If you have mastered the fundamentals of the PL/SQL language and are now looking for an in-depth, practical guide to solving real problems with PL/SQL stored procedures, then this is the book for you.

Fundamentals Of Derivatives Markets

Author: Robert L. McDonald
Publisher: Addison Wesley Longman
ISBN: 9780321553799
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Fundamentals Of Derivatives Markets from the Author: Robert L. McDonald. Fundamentals of Derivatives Markets is a succinct yet comprehensive adaptation of the authora s successful text, Derivatives Markets. Streamlined for a broad range of undergraduate students, the approachable writing style and accessible balance of theory and applications introduces essential derivatives principles. By exploring various methods for valuing derivatives and by discussing risk management strategies in real-world context, Fundamentals of Derivatives Markets develops studentsa financial literacy for todaya s corporate environment."

Five Past Midnight

Author: James S Thayer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501131915
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Five Past Midnight from the Author: James S Thayer. Escaping from Germany’s Colditz Castle where he was being held as a prisoner of war, Captain Jack Cray fights his way to Berlin in April 1945, following a twisted trail of terror across Germany. The American Army commando has just been handed the most dangerous mission of his career—the assassination of Adolf Hitler.

Figures Of Speech

Author: Enrique Lihn
Publisher: Host Publications, Inc.
ISBN: 9780924047176
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Figures Of Speech from the Author: Enrique Lihn. Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Translated from the Spanish by Dave Oliphant. Enrique Lihn's writings, both creative and critical, are considered in Chile some of the most significant in the country's distinguished literary history. This bilingual volume is the most complete collection of Lihn's work in English. As well as some of Lihn's familiar poems, this volume includes representative poems from a number of his later books, previously uncollected pieces, and selections from his final moving sequence, Diary of Death.

From Sea To Shining Sea

Author: James Alexander Thom
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780307763129
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From Sea To Shining Sea from the Author: James Alexander Thom. "Splendid...Thom tells the story with humor and eloquence, and a thumping good tale it is, too." THE WASHINGTON POST In one generation, the Clark family of Virginia fought for our nation's independence, and explored, conquered, and settled the continent from sea to shining sea. This powerfully written book recreates the warm life of the family, the dangers of the battlefield, the grueling journeys across an untamed wilderness, and the soul-stirring Lewis and Clark Expedition. This mighty epic is a fitting tribute to the wisdom and courage of Ann Rogers Clark, her husband John, and the ten sons and daughters they nurtured and inspired. From the Paperback edition.

Filthy Beautiful Lust

Author: Kendall Ryan
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780008133900
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Filthy Beautiful Lust from the Author: Kendall Ryan. From New York Times & USA Today bestselling author, Kendall Ryan, comes the third book in the Filthy Beautiful Lies series. Pace Drake loves sex. He knows where get it, what to say, what to do, and he makes no apologies for satisfying his needs. But when he meets single mom, Kylie Sloan, he's enthralled by her, and begins to question his standard operating procedure. After all, there's no chase, no mystery when banging a woman in a nightclub bathroom. Kylie's depth and determination make the sloppy, drunken hookups that fill his weekends seem empty and shallow. She's the opposite of the desperate, clingy women he's used to. She doesn't want or need anyone to take care of her and that only makes him want to care for her more. Kylie's trust in men has vanished. The last guy she was with played ding-dong-ditch-it with her uterus and left her with a baby to raise. Now her infant son is the only man she has time for, even if she misses sex and intimacy more than she'd ever admit. Opening her heart up to a younger man who's best known for no-strings-attached sex and his casual lifestyle is probably the worst idea she's ever had. But Pace wants to prove to her there are still a few good guys left, and watching the sweet way he interacts with her baby makes her want to try...but she can really trust that his days of hitting it and quitting it are in his past? Filthy Beautiful Lust is the third book in the Filthy Beautiful Lies series, however it can be read as a standalone novel (no cliffhanger). To understand the full growth and development of the characters, it is recommended that you begin with book 1, Filthy Beautiful Lies.

Fog Magic

Author: Julia L. Sauer
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101043415
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Fog Magic from the Author: Julia L. Sauer. A Newbery Honor Book. Greta had always loved the fog—the soft gray mist that rolled in from the sea and drifted over the village. The fog seemed to have a secret to tell her. Then one day when Greta was walking in the woods and the mist was closing in, she saw the dark outline of a stone house against the spruce trees—a house where only an old cellar hole should have been. Then she saw a surrey come by, carrying a lady dressed in plum-colored silk. The woman beckoned for Greta to join her, and soon Greta found herself launched on an adventure that would take her back to a past that existed only through the magic of the fog. From the Trade Paperback edition.

French Foreign Legion Paratroops

Author: Martin Windrow
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472803957
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French Foreign Legion Paratroops from the Author: Martin Windrow. The decision, in Spring 1948, to form two battalions of Foreign Legion paratroopers was prompted by the requirement for enlarged airborne forces in Indochina, and the healthy recruitment then employed by the Legion. There were some initial doubts. The Legion were known to be magnificent heavy infantry, but were felt by some to lack the flexibility and agility demanded by independent airborne operations. In the Legion itself there were some misgivings over the possible clash between the self-consciously exclusive 'para mentality', and the Legion's own very marked Ă©sprit de corps. Over time, however, all these doubts evaporated with experience.