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Родени Убийци

By: Куентин Тарантино
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Родени Убийци

By: Куентин Тарантино
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Attaining the Worlds Beyond

By: Rav Michael Laitman

In the words of Michael Laitman, "It is beyond human comprehension to understand the essence of such spiritual qualities as total altruism and love. This is for the simple reason that human beings cannot comprehend how such feelings can exist at all, as everyone seemingly requires an incentive to perform any act; without some personal gain, people are not prepared to extend themselves. That is why a quality such as altruism can only be imparted to a person from Above, an...

It is beyond human comprehension to understand the essence of such spiritual qualities as total altruism and love. Even the existence of such feelings is beyond our comprehension; we seem to require an incentive to perform any act that does not promise us some form of personal gain. That is why a quality such as altruism can only be imparted to us from Above, and only those of us who have experienced it can understand it. Rabbi Michael Laitman ...

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US Gummint Cunning Man : Volume 1

By: Kevin Wade Johnson

Shade mammoths, iron buffalo, and dodos; honeyberries, lightning pines, and mistle… It's 1840 in the United States, but a different country from the one we live in. Magic has been known for tens of thousands of years, and the only reason the colonies freed themselves from British domination is that Pennsylvania Rifles outrange the tyrannical power of Mastery. The colonies haven't gotten far into the interior yet; a different man from Thomas Jefferson was born in t...

I stepped into a world o' gold, gold and yellow and orange and all the colors 'twixt 'em, with a hint o' red too. I didn't see no underbrush, nor the scrubbier trees, leavin' only the giants, 'cept they rose on up even higher here, no leaves or branches till hunnerds o' feet up. I could see the stream a mile or so t' the north, same as the world back home, the other burblin' along t' the east, and t' the south the ridge risin' slowly up, all reddish, till it topped out...

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Change and Development

By: Richard Clark

This is the second part of what will be a trilogy going from the appearance of physical life, through to the present then the next book will look at where we are going and why. The three together will form a baseline or basic view touching on the main points and introducing different concepts upon which future books will be built examining different aspects of being human in simple terms for people who have an interest in such things, but have no wish to be buried in jar...

The focus of this eBook is between 200,000 and 300,000 years ago up to more recent times. This eBook is about energies and how they were used to advance and develop pre-humans to humans, called Homo sapiens or modern humans and how and why those modern humans continued developing into what we have become. In Life and Sentience it was said that humanity is on a journey where the physical body is developed by the Physical Sentience of this universe and when that develop...

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時評警示錄 : 時評警示錄: 時評警示錄

By: yu xiaoming yu; 俞 小明 俞

簡介 一直以來想寫一本關於臺灣的警示錄,希望通過時評觀點以臺灣人的角度來看大陸,來思考臺灣未來的出路,我們的民主機制不完善,如果歷史悲劇重演,臺灣的民主是會開倒車的,臺灣正面臨岌岌可危的地步,這是一場沒有硝煙的民主生死存亡之戰,通過文字我想讓大家看清對岸大陸民眾的社會民情脈絡,其實他們並沒有我們想像中那麼強大,甚至可以用「社畜」形容他們民眾的生存狀態。

簡介 一直以來想寫一本關於臺灣的警示錄,希望通過時評觀點以臺灣人的角度來看大陸,來思考臺灣未來的出路,我們的民主機制不完善,如果歷史悲劇重演,臺灣的民主是會開倒車的,臺灣正面臨岌岌可危的地步,這是一場沒有硝煙的民主生死存亡之戰,通過文字我想讓大家看清對岸大陸民眾的社會民情脈絡,其實他們並沒有我們想像中那麼強大,甚至可以用「社畜」形容他們民眾的生存狀態。

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Department G

By: Kevin Wade Johnson

They were left to the study of academics, relegated to the realm of literary criticism. They were dismissed as creations of a poet, remnants of an ancient literary tradition. But they were more than that, far more. Grendel and his mother were living creatures. And they were more than relics. We know, because their descendants live today. We just don't think of them as Grendels anymore. We lump them in with serial killers. And we dismiss any hint of supernatur...

…one, accursed, in man’s guise trod the misery-track of exile, though huger than human bulk. -Gummere, 1351-1354 "This heat is horrid," Butch muttered. I eyed her. We were crouched under camo cloths between a couple of half-dead acacia bushes in an arid, sandy plain, half a mile from a dusty ranch house, the sun beating down on us all. Half an hour ago, my phone had put the West Texas heat at well over 100 degrees. Nothing moved but a loose shutter on the h...

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Ruling Chiefs of Hawaii

By: S. M. Kamakau

In 1961 the first edition of the English translation of Samuel Kamakau's Ruling Chiefs of Hawaii was published by Kamehameha Schools Press. Many contributed to make its publication possible. A group of Hawaiian scholars was first selected by the trustees of Bishop Museum to translate Kamakau's florid literary style into readable English. The group included Mary Kawena Pukui, Thomas G. Thrum, Lahilahi Webb, Emma Davidson Taylor, and John Wise. Mary Kawena Pukui then revie...

Many famous chiefs, mentioned in Hawaiian history, were descended from Hana-laa-nui. The ruling chiefs (noho alii) of Hawaii were of that particular lineage (mookuauhau), and with additions from those of the other islands, the genealogy of Hawaii's chiefs and their ancestors was made complete. Umi-a-Liloa [that is, Umi-son-of-Liloa] was a famous chief, and the reason for his fame was that it was he who united all of the districts of Hawaii through wars. The kingdom beca...

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Rexx Programmer's Reference

By: Howard Fosdick

Rexx programming -- the complete guide. Tutorial, scripting examples, and comprehensive reference. 723 pages.

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Protection de la santé de la population américaine contre d’éventu...

By: Fritz Dufour

Ce livre comporte trois parties principales: (1) les défis du système de santé américain; (2) les conséquences des récessions économiques et du taux de chômage élevé sur la santé de la population américaine; et (3) des recommandations ou un examen de ce qui pourrait améliorer le système de santé. La première partie, en analysant les problèmes rencontrés par le système de santé américain, expose ses particularités et ses vulnérabilités. Elle montre le rôle joué par les e...

Parce que les employeurs fournissent une assurance maladie, ils jouent un rôle majeur dans la santé et la sécurité de la population. Aux États-Unis, historiquement, l'emploi a toujours été la pierre angulaire de l'assurance maladie privée. En fait, 90% des personnes de moins de 65 ans obtiennent leur assurance maladie par le biais d'un emploi. Mais la santé du marché du travail varie et avec elle la santé de la population qu'il dessert. Les difficultés économiques entraî...

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Motivation And Effort In Buddhist Soteriology: Suffering and its O...

By: Mahaviveka

Suffering and its overcoming in light of Buddhist and evolutionary psychology.

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Unification of Fusion Theories, Rules, Filters, Image Fusion and T...

By: Florentin Smarandache

Since no fusion theory neither fusion rule fully satisfy all needed applications, the author has proposed since 2004 a Unification of Fusion Theories and a Unification / Combination of Fusion Rules in solving problems/applications. For each particular application, one selects the most appropriate fusion space and fusion model, then the rules, and algorithms of implementation. We are working in the Unification of the Fusion Theories and Rules (UFTR), which looks like a co...

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Ades Web Magazine: Australia

By: Manuel Balossi

A continent or just an island? Maybe both! Deserts, mountains, tropical rainforests, a few fertile plains: undoubtedly there are a lot of contrasts in this country, whose cities and population are concentrated along eastern and south-eastern coasts. Nonetheless its heart is what fascinates the most: red mountains and red sand are what the world knows better of Australia

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Survival Scenarios and Suggestions

By: Richard Scroggins

My primary goal is sharing the hunting and survival knowledge that I have from my experience growing up and living in the country, as well as my time in the military as an Emergency Management Specialist. I have always been interested in primitive skills, and in preserving them for the future. I also believe that the modern culture that we have built is based on a very fragile framework of technology(i.e. Electricity), that could collapse at any time due to a natural or ...

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Ai'Ai

By: Kawike Napoleon

The 'Aha Punana Leo, Inc. is a non-profit organization which was established in 1983 to serve the Hawaiian speaking community and focus on education through Hawaiian. Punana Leo preschools, the first Native American language immersion program in the United States, began the process of revitalizing Hawaiian in 1984 through full day programs conducted entirely in Hawaiian. Hawaiian had by then become nearly extinct as a result of a government ban in 1896 of all public educ...

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Hawaii Place Names

By: Esther Mookini

In this latest book, John Clark, author of the highly regarded "Beaches of Hawaii" series, gives us the many captivating stories behind the hundreds of Hawaii place names associated with the ocean—the names of shores, beaches, and other sites where people fish, swim, dive, surf, and paddle. Significant features and landmarks on or near shores, such as fishponds, monuments, shrines, reefs, and small islands, are also included. The names of surfing sites are the most nu...

In 1966 the University of Hawaii Press published the first edition of Place Names of Hawaii. Written by Mary Kawena Pukui and Samuel H. Elbert, it contained 1,125 entries, all of which were place names in the Hawaiian language. In 1974 the press published the second edition by Pukui, Elbert, and Esther T. Mookini. It contained some four thousand entries, and this time it included place names in English and other languages. This edition, in the words of the authors, provi...

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Ades Web Magazine: New York City

By: Manuel Balossi

Bright lights, towering skyscrapers, frantic people: welcome to the Big Apple! New York City is one of the most fascinating cities in the entire world and its museums, restaurants, night-life, architecture and trends will conquer you

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Eco Escuela : Ideas para habitar el planeta

By: Benjamin Casadiego Cabrales

El documento relata la historia de la comunidad de Belén de los Andaquíes, Caquetá, que se organizó en tiempos de guerra para defender su entorno y en menos de treinta años lograron transformar una región caracterizada por la extracción de indiscriminada de los recursos naturales, en un lugar protector del agua y los bosques amazónicos como respuesta al reto del cambio climático. Es a partir de esas historias y ese contexto regional donde se inscribe el proyecto Impleme...

“Los resultados de la expedición Colombia Bio en el Parque Municipal Andakí revelaron que la estrategia de los lugareños para cuidar la Biodiversidad de Belén de los Andaquíes produce buenos resultados. En sólo 26.000 hectáreas aparecieron 47 especies nuevas para la ciencia”. Revista Semana (Edición 1850, octubre de 2017)

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Creative Power of the Flower of Life

By: Marko Tapio Manninen

This is my second book that intends to discover the history of the Flower of Life symbol. Now my main focus is on the interpretation of the symbol and on meanings attached to it throughout the history, starting from the Near East Bronze Age until our days. The reader is expected to be familiar with basics of the Flower of Life geometry. Elementary knowledge of the ancient Near East history and history of mathematics is helpful. Knowledge of visual arts, geometry, and ...

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Science History of the Universe

By: Francis Rolt Wheeler

In the present volume there have been covered in a comprehensive and popular manner the various departments of Astronomy. Owing to its treatment in a definitely historical and descriptive manner, however, it may be possible to supplement the general review by a few brief statements of some of the results and problems that confront us in the actual work of the observational astronomy of to-day.

The astronomical beliefs of prehistoric man were doubt similar to those entertained by the Eskimo of the Arctic regions and the untutored tribes of Argentine' Republic, South Africa and Australia, tribes who, living only for the day, concern themselves but little with to- morrow and yesterday and care nothing about the universe...

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