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Neither Black Nor White: Slavery and Race Relations in Brazil and the United States Americas South America Brazil Carl Degler University of Wisconsin Press


31st May 2013 History Books 4 Comments
“This is one of the most important books written on the subject of comparative race relations since Slave and Citizen [by Frank Tannenbaum]. Degler’s treatment of the nature of contemporary race relations is masterful.”—The Americas Carl Degler is Margaret Byrne Professor of American History Emeritus at Stanford University. He is also the author of several books including In Search of Human Nature: The Decline and Revival of Darwinism in American Social Thought. Carl Degler’s 1971 Pulitzer-Prize-winning study of comparative slavery in Brazil and the United States is ...
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The Garden and the Workshop: Essays on the Cultural History of Vienna and Budapest Peter Hanak Princeton University Press


31st May 2013 History Books 2 Comments
Cultural historians have long been intrigued with how such cultural treasures as impressionism, psychoanalysis, and the New School of Music could flourish in the depleted soils of fin-de-siècle Vienna--and, not very far behind, Budapest--at a time when the empire was exhausted and eroding. "Was this culture inspired by the 'slight rapture of death,'" asks cultural historian Péter Hanák, "or was the whole structure void of a foundation and its glitter nothing more than a mirage?" The period prior to the First World War was indeed a golden age, albeit wobbly. The ...
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Everything’s Eventual : 14 Dark Tales Pocket Books Stephen King


31st May 2013 Literature & Fiction 52 Comments
International bestselling author Stephen King is in terrifying top form with his first collection of short stories in almost a decade. In this spine-chilling compilation, King takes readers down a road less traveled (for good reason) in the blockbuster e-Book "Riding the Bullet," bad table service turns bloody when you stop in for "Lunch at the Gotham Caf," and terror becomes djvu all over again when you get "That Feeling, You Can Only Say What It Is in French" -- along with eleven more stories that will keep you awake until daybreak. Enter a nightmarish mindscape of unrelenting horror and ...
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CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Shock Treatment Pocket Star Original edition Greg Cox


31st May 2013 Literature & Fiction 5 Comments
What happens when a reality TV series gets a true dose of reality? A staged prank for a hit scare show has gone horribly wrong with an actor now dead and production halted indefinitely. As the graveyard shift of Sin Citys best crime scene investigatorsincluding Catherine Willows, Ray Langston, Nick Stokes, Sara Sidle, and Greg Sanders digs deeper behind the scenes, more questions than answers pile up: Was the botched pranks set-up simply a case of carelessness on the producers part resulting in a tragic accident, or did someone really orchestrate an elaborate scheme for revenge and murder? ...
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Mystical Christianity: A Psychological Commentary on the Gospel of John


31st May 2013 Christian Books 9 Comments
This book opens a new door to the Gospel of John and discovers a treasure-house of psychological wisdom. The Fourth Gospel is the most mystic of all the gospels and Mystical Christianity sheds light on its myriad meanings. Mystical Christianity: A Psychological Commentary on the Gospel of John ...
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Lectio Divina: Renewing Ancient Practice of Praying in the Scripture


31st May 2013 Christian Books 12 Comments
This practical guide book for today's Christian describes the time-tested method of praying with the Scriptures for wisdom and guidance and joy.Lectio Divina: Renewing Ancient Practice of Praying in the Scripture ...
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Import bearing artificial detection and detector operation method


30th May 2013 Bearing Technology 0 Comments
Import bearing artificial detection and detector operation method: 1 is measured manually Without place of the above-mentioned instrument, can use the apparatus to be similar to the improved monitoring tool of medical auscultator to measure, can there are empirical operators too the most closing to bearing the weight of the chassis part of tools such as the round bar or spanner,etc., listen to the bearing and operate the sound with ears. The acoustics normal running of the bearing should be even, smooth and non- coarse, and the operation sound of bearing is abnormal is the intermittent ...
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Bearing knowledge – FAG imports maintenance and maintenance of the bearing


30th May 2013 Bearing Technology 0 Comments
Bearing knowledge - FAG imports maintenance and maintenance of the bearing: 1 insists on the professional maintainer and maintains the principle of combining together. On one hand, can make enterprise staff accomplish something in season for food production; On the other hand, use and maintenance of FA G bearing so as to ensure to be fully participated ining. Meanwhile, maintain the labor intensity of the department in order to reduce the speciality, improve one's own professional level, in order to respond to the request that the key FA G bearing state is measured. 2 handles the relation ...
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The bearing shakes the choice of the group


30th May 2013 Bearing Technology 0 Comments
Improving with the bearing manufacturing technology level constantly, reflect vibration and noise, one of the dynamic characteristics of the bearing are being paid attention to by people. User's understanding that the bearing shake the techincal characteristics with the noise is more and more sensitive, require higher and higher. The vibration of the bearing is to mean the sports of ideal positions of instant shift of geometric center of the part of the bearing, all essential sports of elastic deformation, and other bearings rotary motion that the part of the bearing changes with time, ...
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The Model 8G electric locomotive draws the vibration of the bearing trouble of the electrical machinery to diagnose


30th May 2013 Bearing Technology 0 Comments
Summary: Recommend adopting and shaking diagnostic technique, draw the method that the bearing trouble of the electrical machinery carries on dynamic detection to the locomotive. Utilize simple and easy diagnosis can judge electrical machinery bearing unusual, and accurate to diagnose rule judge the intersection of electrical machinery and placement that bearing break down further, through diagnosing the real-time analysis system, carry on spectrum analysis to the signal examined, according to the characteristic frequency of different placement troubles of the bearing of electrical machinery, ...
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