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Beyond a Singular Truth - cross cultural perspectives on healing, massage & bodywork By Michael Gygax
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Michael Gygax has been a qualified Acupuncturist and Masseur for over twenty years and in his first book has brought various thoughts, ideas and writings together discussing healing, massage and... More > bodywork from a multi-cultural perspective. The need for such a book has been highlighted in his massage and bodywork course which has been running for the last three years, with considerable success. Subject matter covers methods in healing traditions within medical systems – Occidental and Oriental, Orthodox and Traditional, and sports and therapeutic massage.< Less
Nostromo By Joseph Conrad
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Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard is a 1904 novel by the Polish-British writer Joseph Conrad, set in the fictitious South American republic of "Costaguana". Nostromo is set in the South... More > American country of Costaguana, and more specifically in that country's Occidental Province and its port city of Sulaco. Though Costaguana is a fictional nation, its geography as described in the book resembles real-life Colombia. Costaguana has a long history of tyranny, revolution and warfare, but has recently experienced a period of stability under the dictator Ribiera.< Less
Playing Guitar With Oriental Methods By enci wu
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This tutorial is wrote totally with the oriental ideas, you will find out how great different there is between oriental ideas and occidental ideas. If you never know the guitar playing methods... More > oriental people hold,simply follow this tutorial,maybe it will change the way you think and play,and make your guitar playing even better.< Less
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Introducción Histórica al Derecho Romano By Ricardo Chavira Villagómez & Teresa Da Cunha Lopes
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El Estudio del Derecho romano y de las Instituciones políticas de Roma es indispensable para el cabal conocimiento del origen y evolución de Occidente.La cuna o matriz de la cultura... More > Occidental es, junto con la Grecia, Roma. Es la República Romana la que conquista la Península Ibérica y la sustrae a la influencia del poder de Cartago. Es el Imperio el que unifica el status jurídico de los habitantes de la Península concediéndoles la ciudadanía romana. Es Roma la que, asimismo, unifica la cultura, absorbiendo a los distintos pueblos sujetos a su dominio (dentro de los cuales están los ibéricos o habitantes de las Hispanias); es igualmente Roma la que adopta el cristianismo como religión oficial y es Roma la que nos lega los principios de organización jurídica a través de su magno Derecho, base de la organización jurídica Europeo continental y de Iberoamérica.< Less
Village Life in China : A Study in Sociology (Illustrated) By Arthur H. Smith
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These chapters are written from the standpoint of one who, by an extended experience in China, has come to feel a profound respect for the numerous admirable qualities of the Chinese, and to... More > entertain for many of them a high personal esteem. An unexampled past lies behind this great race, and before it there may lie a wonderful future. Ere that can be realized, however, there are many disabilities which must be removed. The longer one is acquainted with China, the more deeply is this necessity felt. Commerce, diplomacy, extension of political relations, and the growing contact with Occidental civilization have, all combined, proved totally inadequate to accomplish any such reformation as China needs< Less
Filipino Popular Tales (Illustrated) By Dean Spruill Fansler
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The folktales in this volume, which were collected in the Philippines during the years from to , have not appeared in print before. They are given to the public now in the hope that they will be no... More > mean or uninteresting addition to the volumes of Oriental Märchen already in existence. The Philippine archipelago, from the very nature of its geographical position and its political history, cannot but be a significant field to the student of popular stories. Lying as it does at the very doors of China and Japan, connected as it is ethnically with the Malayan and Indian civilizations, Occidentalized as it has been for three centuries and more, it stands at the junction of East and West. It is therefore from this point of view that these tales have been put into a form convenient for reference. Their importance consists in their relationship to the body of world fiction.< Less
Ravenna Dominante By Teseo Francesco Dal Corno
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In 3D con gli opportuni riferimenti ipertestuali, l'affascinante storia di Ravenna nei primi tre secoli dalla caduta di Roma, quando sola, resse le sorti della Civiltà in occidente; con la... More > descrizion dei monumenti ora catalogati dall'UNESCO come patrimonio dell'umanità. Da non perdere la dettagliata biografia di tutti gli Esarchi che ivi ressero le sorti della civiltà confrontantesi con l'irrompere delle invasioni barbariche. Acquista anche: < Less
Ilíada By Homero
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La Ilíada, poema épico atribuido a Homero, narra la cólera de Aquiles, el mejor y más valeroso guerrero griego, quien al verse deshonrado por Agamenón, líder... More > del ejército, decide ausentarse de la batalla que sostienen contra Troya. Solo la muerte de Patroclo, su amigo entrañable, motivará el retorno de Aquiles a la lucha, y el inicio del fin para los troyanos. Fuente de inspiración de la tradición literaria occidental, La Ilíada es un verdadero himno a la valentía y al honor.< Less
How Father Won the War By Kenneth H Cardwell
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Kenneth Harvey Cardwell, former Lt., US Army Air Force, received the Distinguished Flying Cross for his service in the Pacific during WWII. Born in Los Angeles in 1920, he attended Occidental... More > College and, after the war, graduated from UC Berkeley. A Bay Area architect and Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, he taught architecture at UC Berkeley’s College of Environmental Design for over 30 years. He is the author of Bernard Maybeck: Artisan, Architect, Artist. Now professor emeritus, he and his wife, Mary Elinor (Sullivan) Cardwell, still live in Berkeley in the Maybeck house into which they moved in 1948.< Less

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