A-Z of Modern America by Alicia Duchak

By Alicia Duchak

An A-Z of contemporary the United States is a complete cultural dictionary which defines modern the United States via its historical past and civilization. The ebook contains entries on:key humans from presidents to Babe RuthAmerican lifestyles, customs, garments and educationlegal, spiritual and governmental practicesmulticulturalism, minorities and civil rightsAn A-Z of contemporary the United States deals obtainable and energetic definitions of over 3,000 separate goods. The publication is cross-referenced and hence presents linked hyperlinks and cultural connections whereas the appendices include crucial additional details on American associations, constructions and traditions.

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Letters of Alexander von Humboldt: Written between the Years by Alexander Von Humboldt

By Alexander Von Humboldt

Ludmilla Assing, the niece of Varnhagen von Ense, was once the editor of this feature of letters from Alexander von Humboldt to her uncle - to who Humboldt had entrusted the maintenance in their correspondence - within the interval 1827-58. First released in 1860, Letters of Alexander von Humboldt additionally includes letters from Varnhagen and different wonderful correspondents to Humboldt. a few passages from Varnhagen's diary also are integrated to provide a shiny remark at the letters, which current unique documents of Humboldt's lifestyles, task, and behavior of suggestion, and include fabrics of unquestionable significance for portraying a correct photograph of his brain and personality. the opposite letters inside the quantity illustrate his around the globe circle of correspondents. This assortment was once released after the deaths of either Varnhagen and Humboldt. Explanatory notes and an entire index of names accompany this permitted translation from the unique German.

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The Holy CEO. An Autobiography by Christian Fabre, Swami Pranavananda Brahmendra Avadhuta

By Christian Fabre, Swami Pranavananda Brahmendra Avadhuta

Christian Fabre's lifestyles was once not anything under a rollercoaster journey. He was once far-off from domestic, he had a damaged marriage, was once penniless, and and not using a job.The evolution of Swami Pranavananda Brahmendra Avadhuta from the downonhisluck French entrepreneur who had witnessed numerous ups and downs in his company, is an inspiring tale. mockingly, the very identify that he renounced has develop into well-known all over the place India this present day, as increasingly more Christian Fabre shops open up in several cities.After his ordainment as a Naga Swami (a renunciate bare Hindu monk), his liked Guru gave him an extraordinary directive – his profession in stylish clothing needed to be his sadhana (spiritual practice). He needed to be on the market, yet now not of it; he needed to deliver Spirituality into the fabric world.Successfully straddling the probably opposing worlds of Spirituality and overseas model put on, the clicking calls him the 'AntiTrump' or the 'Naked Emperor of ReadytoWear'.This is his tale, in his...

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Visitors to the inner Earth by Professor Solomon

By Professor Solomon

Actual stories (or so it was once claimed) of subterranean trips * King Herla within the cavern of the dwarfs * Enkidu and his descent into Sheol * Orpheus and Aeneas in Hades * Sir Owen in Purgatory * Cuchulain in Tir-nan-Og * Reuben and the mikvah stairway * Reverend Kirk and his abduction * Richard Shaver and the Deros * Saint-Yves d'Alveydre in Agharta * Thomas the Rhymer in Fairyland * Olaf Jansen and the polar starting * Apollonius of Tyana within the dwelling house of the clever males * Lobsang Rampa underneath the Himalayas * Doreal and the mysteries of Mount Shasta * man Ballard and the Ascended Masters * Captain Seaborn and his voyage to Symzonia * Walter Siegmeister and the Atlantean tunnels * Dianne Robbins and the Library of Porthologos And different viewers to the hidden depths of the earth.

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