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Technology Lessons the Ets Presidential Series in the Classroom

By: Nancy S. Cole

Excerpt: As working adults, most of us have already experienced the impact of today?s advanced computer and telecommunication technologies. In just the past decade, technology has transformed the way we do our jobs, the way we live and conduct our personal business, and the way we communicate with each other. Some of us readily adapt to these changes, while others have to be coaxed into the Information Age, but the fact is, we really don?t have much choice. As our world ...

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Fairy Tales : Their Origin and Meaning : With Some Account of Dwel...

By: John Thackray Bunce

Introductory Note: THE substance of this volume was delivered as a course of Christmas Holiday Lectures, in 1877, at the Birmingham and Midland Institute, of which the author was then the senior Vice-president. It was found that both the subject and the matter interested young people; and it was therefore thought that, revised and extended, the Lectures might not prove unacceptable in the form of a Book. The volume does not pretend to scientific method, or to complete tr...

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Aadhunika Aarogyaraxana Granghavali

By: Dr. G. Samaram
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Water and Health : In Need of Intensive Care

By: Sandy Cairncross

Economics

?The most important benefit of rural water supply improvements from the perspective of the people affected is generally the fact that water is brought closer to where they live?. There is no indication that rural populations expect health gains.?...

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La Importancia de Generar Leaderships en Latinoamerica

By: The World Bank

Economics

Por primera vez, Santiago de Chile fue sede del foro de ex alumnos de Wharton. Bajo el lema ?Liderazgo en un mundo global y dinamico?, la tematica de los debates toco cuestiones tan dispares y tan de la mano como las inversiones en America latina, los usos estrategicos de la tecnología de la informacion en los negocios, los recursos naturales y el futuro de la industria vitivinícola. A continuacion, algunas tendencias, tematicas y puntos de vista novedosos. Una conclusio...

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Bulgaria : National and Regional Ecotourism Strategy Project

By: International Development Agency

Excerpt: Bulgaria has a rich history and internationally significant nature and culturea conservation ethic and cultural identity are particularly well-developed in rural areas. The country, which is positioned at a crossroads between Europe and Asia, contains ...

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The American Pictorial Home Book; Or, Housekeeper's Encyclopedia f...

By: Suddoth, Harriet Almaria Baker
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Apoyo a la Comercializacion de la Produccion Agropecuaria

By: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Nutrition Reference Publication

Excerpt: La mejora de la comercializaci›n de productos agropecuarios es para Guinea Ecuatorial una de sus principales prioridades, y tanto en la Conferencia sobre Seguridad Alimentaria (Malabo 2000) como en el taller de validaci›n del PNIMP (Malabo Mayo 2004) se identific› este como uno de los principales problemas del sector.

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Island Nights' Entertainments

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

CHAPTER I. A SOUTH SEA BRIDAL. I SAW that island first when it was neither night nor morning. The moon was to the west, setting, but still broad and bright. To the east, and right amidships of the dawn, which was all pink, the daystar sparkled like a diamond. The land breeze blew in our faces, and smelt strong of wild lime and vanilla: other things besides, but these were the most plain; and the chill of it set me sneezing. I should say I had been for years on a low isla...

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A Visit from Santa Claus

Excerpt: Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring not even a mouse, The stockings were hung by the chimney with care in hopes that...

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Right and Wrong Thinking, And Their Results; The Undreamed-Of Poss...

By: Crane, Aaron Martin, 1839-1914

Subject: New Thought; Mind and body

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A Chanting Guide

By: Dhammayut

A good resource for chanting in Pali (language used by Theravada buddhists). It includes sutta's as well as the general reflections and daily morning and night chanting. The book also has a small pali pronunciation guide.

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Scaling up to Defeat Riverblindness (Onchocerciasis) in Africa

By: The World Bank

Economics

Caused by a parasitic worm Transmitted from person to person by a blackfly The worm lives 14 years in the human body, producing millions of microscopic parasites...

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The Future of the Internet : And How to Stop It

By: Jonathan Zittrain

This extraordinary book explains the engine that has catapulted the Internet from backwater to ubiquity?and reveals that it is sputtering precisely because of its runaway success. With the unwitting help of its users, the generative Internet is on a path to a lockdown, ending its cycle of innovation?and facilitating unsettling new kinds of control. (futureoftheinternet.org)

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Modern Clinical Psychology

By: Richards, T. W.
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Modern Physio-Therapy : A System of Drugless Therapeutic Methods :...

By: Juettner Otto, 1865
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National Aeronautics and Space Administration: Fiscal Year 2006: b...

Description: This document contains information regarding topics such as ?The Exploration Vision is Well Under Way?, Transforming NASA, and the Science Mission Directorate...

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President George W. Bush : A Remarkable Record of Achievement

By: President George W. Bush

Government Reference Publication

Since President Bush took office in January 2001, the Nation has faced an unprecedented combination of challenges. These challenges began with a stock market collapse that had started the previous spring, continued with a recession that took hold as the President entered office, and built with the revelation of corporate scandals later that year. The challenges grew exponentially with the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and the loss of thousands of lives on Amer...

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A. C. E. Revision II : Summary of Methodology

By: U.S. Census Bureau Department

Statistical Reference Document

Excerpt: The attached document was compiled as the Accuracy and Coverage Evaluation Revision II (A.C.E. Revision II) methodology was being developed. Many persons working on various aspects of A.C.E. Revision II contributed significantly to this document. The ...

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Four Footed Folk

By: Laurine Stout

Excerpt: Said Johnnie Bear to Billy Bear, Come, Buddie, and I'll show you where Our busy neighbor, Mrs. Bee, Has stored her honey in a tree,?.

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