Mis cuentos africanos by Nelson Mandela

By Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela recoge en esta magistral antología los cuentos más bellos y antiguos de África. Es una colección que ofrece un ramillete de entrañables relatos, pequeñas muestras de l. a. valerosa esencia de África, que en muchos casos son también universales por el retrato que hacen de l. a. humanidad, de los animales y de los seres fantásticos.«Está l. a. liebre», observa Mandela en el prólogo, «una pilluela muy ingeniosa; los angeles hiena, que es l. a. perdedora de todas las historias; el león, el jefe de los animales y quien les da regalos; l. a. serpiente, que inspira miedo y a l. a. vez es el símbolo del poder sanador; hay también hechizos que pueden acarrear los angeles desgracia o conceder l. a. libertad...». Todos los cuentos, además, están maravillosamente ilustrados en colour por sixteen artistas africanos.

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Handbook of Ultraviolet Methods by Robert G. White

By Robert G. White

It is a booklet that I wrote for myself. It was once all started sixteen years in the past whilst my tasks started to comprise the origina­ tion of ultraviolet spectrophotometric checking out tools for items of in­ terest to my corporation. Painful and wasteful reviews of rediscovering a person else's ana­ lytical systems quickly resulted in my protecting notebooks and card records of released UV tools. repeatedly for the reason that, those records have enabled me to prevent engaging in long experiments or making tedious literature searches. while i made a decision to proportion them with others, I tremendously accelerated their scope to incorporate medical, biochemical, and pharmacological research, in addition to different themes no longer regularly a part of both my accountability or my in­ terests. This quantity comprises greater than 1600 references to analyses accom­ plished utilizing UV absorption measurements, prepared alphabetically by means of senior writer. The e-book is compound-oriented; that's, it offers with fabrics, and so much papers dealing basically with instrumentation and strategies were excluded. a few of these goods in basic terms point out the topic taken care of. Others are abstracts containing sufficient element to allow use of the strategy with out consulting the unique article. This booklet is meant, besides the fact that, no longer in basic terms to notify the reader and to supply him quick entry to the avail­ capable literature, yet to stimulate creativity through a brief evaluate of the ap­ proaches others have taken to an issue just like his personal.

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Advanced Joomla! by Dan Rahmel

By Dan Rahmel

Complicated Joomla! teaches you complex strategies for customizing a Joomla! CMS, together with developing templates, management, and construction extensions. it is going to give you the technical information and a bonanza of knowledge that may let you take your Joomla! websites to the following level.

Written via bestselling starting Joomla! writer Dan Rahmel, complex Joomla! alternatives up correct the place starting Joomla! left off. among different issues, it exhibits you ways to combine complex positive aspects into your Joomla! website, together with social networking, running a blog, and Google and Yahoo! internet providers; build complex Joomla! templates that use a number of stylesheets; use complex management concepts; and hire MySQL information reporting, distant deployment, and qc utilizing automatic checking out.

Advanced Joomla! assists content material services and internet builders in all features of Joomla! content material construction. For image artists and internet designers, the pro template innovations and location association details will end up helpful. For builders who're weary of the customarily Byzantine documentation and starvation for transparent prepared details, complicated Joomla! holds the main to unlocking the treasures of this complicated CMS method.

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Extraordinary People: A Semi-Conprehensive Guide to Some of by Michael Hearst

By Michael Hearst

Within this booklet, you'll locate tales of fifty impressive humans such as:

Evel Knievel, who jumped his motorbike over 14 Greyhound buses

The Iceman, the main well-preserved human, present in the ice after 5,300 years

Sam Patch, who jumped Niagara Falls for $75

Helen Thayer, who walked to the North Pole alone

Roy Sullivan, who was once struck via lightning 7 times

These fascinating proof and countless numbers extra look forward to curious readers, novice historians, and a person who aspires to the altogether awesome!

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The Wisdom of the Radish: And Other Lessons Learned on a by Lynda Hopkins, Lynda Brownin

By Lynda Hopkins, Lynda Brownin

Who knew that the recent occupation selection for contemporary collage grads will be farming? Lynda Hopkins, a farmer's female friend, took her master's measure in environmental technology conversation and planted kale, radishes, and tomatoes on a small farm in Northern California to earn cash (sort of). What initially sounds pastoral and idyllic quickly turns into a chain of demanding situations because the realities of what it takes to run a farm come to mild. From making the vintage neophyte agronomist mistakes of having emotionally concerned together with her chickens to ruminating at the price of radishes, Hopkins's retelling of lifestyles on a farm within the sleek age is attractive, even gripping. via all of it, Hopkins cultivates a feeling of belonging, and with loads of exertions and a bit good fortune, she turns into rather a lot greater than only a farmer's female friend

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A Guide to Improvised Weaponry: How to Protect Yourself with by Terry Schappert, Adam Slutsky

By Terry Schappert, Adam Slutsky

Safeguard your self with salad tongs, hairbrushes--and even a filthy diaper!

A sidewalk thief attempts to scouse borrow your pockets, yet you're unarmed. What do you do? With A advisor to Improvised Weaponry, you'll know the way to guard yourself--even if all you will have are your automobile keys and a sweet bar. Written by means of eco-friendly Beret and wrestle professional Terry Schappert, this ebook teaches you the way to show your lipstick, your wristwatch--even the footwear in your feet--into strategic self-defense instruments. conventional guns may be dear, harmful, and within the blur of an assault, simply grew to become opposed to you, yet together with his life-saving suggestion, you could keep away from those hazards and protect your self via deploying the hidden tactical makes use of of a hundred usual items.

Whether you're out grocery buying, driving in an elevator, or having fun with a walk during the park, A consultant to Improvised Weaponry indicates you the way to manage your atmosphere and turn into your personal bodyguard--ready and ready to act if you have to.

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