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DemonWind series by Charlotte Boyett-Compo (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF reader, 2 mb Overview: ABOUT CHARLOTTE BOYETT-COMPO - She won Inscription Magazine's 2000 Engraver Award for Favorite E-Author and The Writecharm's Simply Charming Award for promoting e-books and their authors worldwide. On frontier station Khamsin-14, Prime Reaper Kamerone Cree is a man to be feared. When the shapeshifting assassin comes on board, women lock their doors and...

Writing Beijing: Urban Spaces & Cultural Imaginations in Contemporary Chinese Literature & Films

Author: Yiran Zheng  |  Isbn: 9781498531016  |  File size: 4MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 166  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture One of the oldest cities in the world, Beijing was an imperial capital for centuries. After the founding of the People’s Republic of China in 1949, Beijing became...

Resumptivity in Mandarin Chinese: A Minimalist Account

Author: Victor Junnan Pan  |  Isbn: 9783110487596  |  File size: 2.5MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 350  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book provides a minimalist account for the derivation of different types of A -dependencies mediated by gaps and resumptive pronouns in Mandarin Chinese....

Storied Dishes: What Our Family Recipes Tell Us About Who We Are & Where We've Been

Author: Linda Murray Berzok  |  Isbn: 9780313381676  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture We are what we eat―not just physiologically, but culturally. This collection of cross-cultural, generational essays, and accompanying recipes shows the profound...

Gender & Communication in Euripides' Plays

Author: J H Kim On Chong-Gossard  |  Isbn: 9789004168800  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 263  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The prominent role of women in Greek drama has always fascinated readers. This book proposes that women in Euripides plays communicate in ways constructed by...

A Grammar of Lavukaleve

Author: Angela Terrill  |  Isbn: 9783110178876  |  File size: 15.7MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 590  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Lavukaleve is a Papuan Language spoken on the Russell Islands in the Central Province of the Solomon Islands. The phonology and morpho-phonology of Lavukaleve are...

Women, Work & Sexual Politics In Eighteenth-Century England

Author: Bridget Hill  |  Isbn: 9781857282139  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 1993  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The author offers a reassessment of how women's experience of work in 18th- century England was affected by industrialization and other elements of economic, social and...

Latin America & Contemporary Modernity

Author: José Maurício Domingues  |  Isbn: 9780415964678  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 210  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture In this book, renowned author José Maurício Domingues places Latin America within the third phase of global modern civilization and offers a general...

The Greek Epic Cycle & its Ancient Reception: A Companion

Author: Dr Christos Tsagalis and Professor Marco Fantuzzi  |  Isbn: 9781107012592  |  File size: 21MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 690  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The poems of the Epic Cycle are assumed to be the reworking of myths and narratives which had their roots in an oral tradition...

As American as Shoofly Pie

Author: William Woys Weaver  |  Isbn: 9780812244793  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture When visitors travel to Pennsylvania Dutch Country, they are encouraged to consume the local culture by way of "regional specialties" such as cream-filled whoopie...

African Women Writing Resistance: An Anthology of Contemporary Voices

Author: Anne Serafin, Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez, and Pauline Dongala  |  Isbn: 9780857490209  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 362  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture African Women Writing Resistance is the first transnational anthology to focus on women’s strategies of...

The Use of Gender Markers in Animals

Author: Ludmila Zemková  |  Isbn: 9783631674574  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 169  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture This book is a contribution to the study of the linguistic concept of gender. It focuses on the problem of assigning gender to animal nouns. This problem is topical in...

Dances With Werewolves series by Nora Snowdon (.ePUB)

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 473 kb / 262 kb Overview: Living in New York and Toronto, Nora Snowdon was a jerk of all trades--one week hawking toys at major toy conventions, the next in a high end jewelry store pandering to the rich. She worked in the financial market, gambling dens, food service industry and sold shoes. During these years she also either appeared in or directed over twenty five...

The Darker Side of Western Modernity: Global Futures, Decolonial Options

Author: Walter D. Mignolo  |  Isbn: 978-0822350781  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 458  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture During the Renaissance and the Enlightenment, coloniality emerged as a new structure of power as Europeans colonized the Americas and built on the ideas of Western...

Guide to the Music of the Beatles by John Robertson (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 37.2 MB Overview: A consumers' guide to the music of The Beatles. An album by album, track by track, run-down of every song recorded by The Beatles, from "I Saw Her Standing There" to "Let It Be". It includes: full details of who wrote and sang which songs, when and where the songs where recorded, and who played on which songs; the truth about the...

Langenscheidt Verbtabellen Spanisch

Author: Christian Frieser  |  Isbn: 978-3468343421  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Die komplette Neubearbeitung der Verbtabellen bietet zahlreiche Konjugationen, ein modernes Layout und nützliche Informationen rund ums Verb. Download book...

Metaphor: A Computational Perspective

Author: Beata Beigman Klebanov, Ekaterina Shutova, and Tony Veale  |  Isbn: 9781627058506  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 162  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture The literary imagination may take flight on the wings of metaphor, but hard-headed scientists are just as likely as doe-eyed...

Hieroglyphen - entziffern, lesen, verstehen

Author: Bill Manley and Mark Collier  |  Isbn: 9783426664254  |  File size: 9MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Dieses Buch wurde für einen Sprachkurs für Anfänger konzipiert. Jedes Kapitel besteht aus einer Einführung in ein Gebiet der Sprache oder Schrift und einem...

Arabic L2 Interlanguage: Syntactic sequences, agreement & variation

Author: Ghassan Husseinali  |  Isbn: 9780415739719  |  File size: 1MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 152  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Culture Arabic L2 Interlanguage is a significant and timely addition to the field of Second Language Acquisition, providing valuable insight into the development of...

Central Station by Lavie Tidhar (.MP3)

Requirements: MP3 Player, 8 hrs and 36 mins, 200.2 mb Overview: A worldwide diaspora has left a quarter of a million people at the foot of a space station. Cultures collide in real life and virtual reality. The city is literally a weed, its growth left unchecked. Life is cheap, and data is cheaper. When Boris Chong returns to Tel Aviv from Mars, much has changed. Boris' ex-lover is raising a...