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Water In Benin By Bradley Striebig & Susan Norwood
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BLACK & WHITE PRINT EDITION. Benin is a country of approximately 8.5 million people. Nearly a third of this population lacks access to water that is fit to drink. Bacteria caused water-related... More > diseases are the leading cause of childhood mortality in the developing world resulting in nearly 6,000 deaths each day. The Songhai Center has produced more than 400 drinking water filters and continues to work with JMU and GU to improve the manufacturing process, improve health education in Benin and create effective marking plans to bring these filters into homes in local communities. This book documents a small first step in the development of water treatment technologies, health education, and incorporation of a holistic approach to improving the health of the average Benineese citizen.< Less
The Kill Stealer: An Adventure Loosely Based on the Quantified Self Movement By Dean Paul Dominguez
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On his birthday of all days, 13 year old Divi Rogallo gains unspeakable powers through the power of level jumping after slaying a gargantuan, dozen-headed Terrabird already bloodied and weakened by... More > the army that failed to kill it, making him a person of interest for mercenary leader Clip Sharinggen. In The Kill Stealer: An Adventure Loosely Based on the Quantified Self Movement, Dominguez thematizes the quantification systems that exist in video games and brings them to life in fiction. He artfully demonstrates the pervasiveness of these systems in the everyday lives of the characters. Kill Stealer is in the same genre and is similar to Sword Art Online, Accel World, Log Horizon, Btooom!, the Dot Hack/ .Hack and Hack GU series, and other genres containing MMORPG themes. Those who enjoyed these series may also enjoy Kill Stealer.< Less
Water In Benin By Bradley Striebig & Susan Norwood
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Benin is a country of approximately 8.5 million people. Nearly a third of this population lacks access to potable water that is fit to drink. Bacteria caused water-related diseases are the leading... More > cause of childhood mortality in the developing world resulting in nearly 6,000 deaths each day. The Songhai Center has produced more than 400 drinking water filters and continues to work with JMU and GU to improve the manufacturing process, improve health education in Benin and create effective marking plans to bring these filters into homes in local communities. This book documents a small first step in the development of water treatment technologies, health education, and incorporation of a holistic approach to improving the health of the average Beninese citizen.< Less
Hadda Pada By Carl Lumholtz
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Guðmundur Kamban (8 June 1888 – 5 May 1945) was an... More > Icelandic playwright and novelist.He was born near Reykjavík, son of a merchant of an old and well known Icelandic family. He graduated from the College of Reykjavík, where he received honoris causa in literature and language. While still at college, he was made assistant editor of the best known newspaper in Iceland, edited by Björn Jónsson. In 1906 his psychic abilities were also investigated by the Experimental Society founded by Einar Hjörleifsson Kvaran: as a clairvoyant, he succeeded in divining the contents of closed books, and as an automatic writer he penned works supposedly by Hans Christian Andersen, Jónas Hallgrímsson, and Snorri Sturluson. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gu%C3%B0mundur_Kamban< Less
Vertical Cities Asia By Bokole Braun et al.
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“Everyone Ages” is 2012 Vertical Cities Asia Competition theme, and it explores new urbanization patterns in rapidly aging societies in Asia. The challenge is to house 100,000 people... More > living and working in 1 km2, almost half of which will be above age 65 by 2050. The competition asks planners and designers for a visionary paradigm to address the anticipated social, economic, and environmental challenges of a rapidly aging population. It requires research on and thoughtful integration of urban density, verticality, domesticity, work, food, infrastructure, nature, ecology, structure, and program. The site is located in Yongsan-gu, in the Seoul’s Metropolitan Area, in South Korea. Plans for the site will consider sustainability, quality of life, technical innovation, relationship to context, and feasibility as part of the design solutions to a rapidly aging and highly dense area. The proposals revisit concepts such as “active aging” and “aging in place” with forward-thinking, inclusive, and integrated design.< Less
Historical Records of the Ban Family Volume One By Qingyang Liu
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This book tells the Ban’s stories, from their ancestor in the kingdom of Chu, to Jieyu, Biao’s beautiful aunt who was a famous poetess and the concubine of Emperor Liu Ao, and the work... More > surrounding the compiling and writing of Hanshu by Biao and his children Gu and Zhao. The book further discusses the political and social turmoil surrounding the period between the Western Han and Eastern Han dynasties, the evolution of Confucianism, as well as the relationship between the Han Empire and its aggressive northern neighbor Huns. This book is an excellent biographical illustration with accurate citation of historical reference and insightful arguments, which is highly recommended to those with an interest in the history of the Han Dynasty.< Less
Historical Records of the Ban Family Volume Three By Qingyang Liu
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This book tells the Ban’s stories, from their ancestor in the kingdom of Chu, to Jieyu, Biao’s beautiful aunt who was a famous poetess and the concubine of Emperor Liu Ao, and the work... More > surrounding the compiling and writing of Hanshu by Biao and his children Gu and Zhao. The book further discusses the political and social turmoil surrounding the period between the Western Han and Eastern Han dynasties, the evolution of Confucianism, as well as the relationship between the Han Empire and its aggressive northern neighbor Huns. This book is an excellent biographical illustration with accurate citation of historical reference and insightful arguments, which is highly recommended to those with an interest in the history of the Han Dynasty.< Less
Historical Records of the Ban Family Volume Two By Qingyang Liu
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This book tells the Ban’s stories, from their ancestor in the kingdom of Chu, to Jieyu, Biao’s beautiful aunt who was a famous poetess and the concubine of Emperor Liu Ao, and the work... More > surrounding the compiling and writing of Hanshu by Biao and his children Gu and Zhao. The book further discusses the political and social turmoil surrounding the period between the Western Han and Eastern Han dynasties, the evolution of Confucianism, as well as the relationship between the Han Empire and its aggressive northern neighbor Huns. This book is an excellent biographical illustration with accurate citation of historical reference and insightful arguments, which is highly recommended to those with an interest in the history of the Han Dynasty.< Less
ASIAN HIGHLANDS PERSPECTIVES 44 By AHP 44
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The Dong World: A Proposal for Analyzing the Highlands Between the Yangzi Valley and the Southeast Asian Lowlands (James A. Anderson and John K. Whitmore); The Tibetan A rig Tribe in Rma lho (Henan)... More > Mongolian Autonomous County (Phun tshogs dbang rgyal and Qi Huimin); Development of Daohua: Social Contexts of a Chinese-Tibetan Creole (Litong Chen); Teaching in the Trenches: What One Can Do in Amdo (Mar me tshe 'bar); Bilingual Education in Amdo - Khri ka Nationalities Boarding School (Tshe dpal rdo rje); A Mongghul Evil Expelling Whip (Limusishiden); The Vitality of Khams Tibetan Varieties in Weixi County (Hiroyuki Suzuki); Two Traditional Stau Stories (Sami Honkasalo); Two Mangghuer Stories (Qi Xiaofang and Keith W Slater); Little Boy With a Walking Stick: Who is Responsible? (Sangs rgyas bkra shis); Mtsho lho Childhood Memories 1995-2010 (Skal bzang tshe brtan); Filmmaker: Khashem gyal; Filmmaker: Gu ru 'phrins las; Dpal rgyal: Artist and Photographer (Klu thar rgyal)....< Less
Ghost Unit 2 Redemption By E L Hewitt
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A new terrorist organization is growing rapidly in the Middle East. A sleeper cell agent has been implanted in the U.S Military, with order to set off a nuclear bomb at the annual Air Show in... More > Ramstein, Germany. Sam Shepard, ex. Navy Seals, recruited by the CIA to head up an off the books Terrorist Unit known as GU2. Sam is betrayed by his team members and must race the clock to prevent a terrorist attack, while fighting his own demons from within. Ghost, Sam's alter ego is a stone-cold killer who emerges from Sam's subconscious any time danger presents itself and kills without mercy, eliminating any potential targets in his way. With each new mission, Sam goes on and danger presents itself, its Ghost who emerges, and continually pushes Sam to become the man he is destined to become doing whatever it takes to get the job done.< Less

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