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Lehrbuch Der Kinderheilkunde

  10/02/2012       BoTbI      0 Comments

Dieser Buchtitel ist Teil des Digitalisierungsprojekts Springer Book Archives mit Publikationen, die seit den Anfangen des Verlags von 1842 erschienen sind. Der Verlag stellt mit diesem Archiv Quellen fur die historische wie auch die disziplingeschichtliche Forschung zur Verfugung, die jeweils im historischen Kontext betrachtet werden mussen. Dieser Titel erschien in der Zeit vor 1945 und wird daher in seiner zeittypischen politisch-ideologischen Ausrichtung vom Verlag nicht beworben.

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Knjiga iluzija

  10/02/2012       blbjnrf      0 Comments

- See more at: http://www.faber.co.uk/catalog/the-bo...A grief-stricken mans obsession with the mysterious life of a silent film star takes him on a strange and intense journey into a shadow-world of lies, illusions and unexpected love . . .Six months after losing his wife and two young sons in a plane crash, Vermont professor David Zimmer spends his waking hours mired in a blur of alcoholic grief and self-pity. Then, watching television one night, he stumbles upon a lost film by Hector Mann, and finds himself enraptured. Mann was a comic genius of the silent cinema, his trademark a fluttering black moustache. One January morning in 1929, at the height of his fame, he walked out of his house and was never heard from again.Zimmers fascination with Manns work leads him to write an appreciative book. Then out of nowhere comes a letter from New Mexico, supposedly written by Manns wife. Could Hector Mann be still alive? Zimmer is torn between doubt and belief, until a strange woman appears on his doorstep one night and makes the decision for him, changing his life for ever.Written with breathtaking urgency and precision, this stunning novel plunges the reader into a universe in which the comic and the tragic, the real and the imagined, the violent and the tender, dissolve into one another. The Book of Illusions is Paul Austers richest, most emotionally charged novel yet.The Book of Illusions is, in the words of Peter Carey, “suffused with warmth and illuminated by its narrator’s hard won wisdom. This artful and elegant novel may be Auster’s best ever.”

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North Country Mom(Northern Lights #3)

  10/02/2012       Moth48      0 Comments

Second Chances Detective Jack Campbell needs a fresh start. So he quits his job, packs up his house and his daughter and heads north to Manitoba, Canada. But his daughter, Giselle, is miserable, and will only talk to local shop owner Alicia Featherstone. Her kindness to his daughter does not go unnoticed by Jack, and soon the relationship between father and daughter isnt the only thing Alicias helping to heal. Hes quickly falling for sweet Alicia. But when her past threatens their future together, can he learn to trust enough to make them a permanent family?

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Was sie nicht weiß(Lois Elzinga #1)

  10/02/2012       klop_klop      0 Comments

Sie ist unschuldig wie ein Kind und böse wie der TeufelAn einem Seeufer bei Alkmaar wird die grausam zugerichtete Leiche eines jungen Mannes gefunden. Davids Tod: ein Racheakt. Welches Detail ihrer gemeinsamen Jugend mit dem Opfer will die Malerin Maaike um jeden Preis verheimlichen? Ein Hinweis führt zu einer gewissen Tamara. Von einer Frau dieses Namens aber fehlt jede Spur – und dennoch ist sie immer da …Bei den Ermittlungen im Mordfall David Hoogland tappt Lois Elzinga von der Kriminalpolizei in Alkmaar zunächst im Dunkeln. Diese grausame Tat wurde allem Anschein nach von einer Frau begangen, doch das Leben des Grundschullehrers ist vollkommen unauffällig. Die Künstlerin Maaike Schoolten, deren Ausstellungsprospekt bei der Leiche gefunden wurde, streitet ab, David gekannt zu haben. Der Hinweis auf eine Fotografin namens Tamara führt ins Leere, denn diese ist unauffindbar. Irgendetwas muss Lois übersehen haben. Sie ist nervös, private Probleme lenken sie ab. Ihre große Liebe ist gerade zerbrochen und Fred, ihr langjähriger Partner bei der Polizei, geht demnächst in Pension. Doch Lois bleibt hartnäckig, und bald schon findet sie heraus, dass David Täter war, lange bevor er ein Opfer wurde. Was sie nicht weiß, ist, welch doppeltes Spiel Maaike und Tamara mit ihr treiben ...

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Migrant Imaginaries: Figures in Italian Migration Literature

  10/02/2012       maksim-x      0 Comments

This book addresses a rich corpus of contemporary narratives by authors who have come to Italy as migrants. It traces the figurative commonalities that emerge across these diverse texts, which together suggest the shape and substance of what might be termed migrant imaginaries . Examining five central figures and concepts - identity, memory, home, place and space, and literature - across a range of novels and stories by writers of African and Middle Eastern origin, the study elucidates the affective and expressive processes that inflect migrant story-telling. Drawing on the work of cultural theorists such as Sara Ahmed and Michel de Certeau, as well as on recent work in postcolonial literary studies, memory studies, human geography and feminist theory, the book probes the varied works of Shirin Ramzanali Fazel, Amara Lakhous, Mohsen Melliti, Younis Tawfik and many others. Each chapter posits alternative interpretations of the ways in which the interior experience of encounters across territories, cultures and languages is figured in this literature. In doing so, the book moves towards a wider apprehension of recent Italian migration narratives as suggestions of what a new notion of contemporary Italian literature might look like, figured at once within and beyond the boundaries of a national literature, a national language and a national cultural imaginary.

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Kirschblütenherzen(Paradise Point #2)

  10/02/2012       lucky920      0 Comments

Chances Are. Barbara Bretton. 2004. Berkley. 371 pages.Barbara Bretton is my favorite contemporary romance author. Her books are always guaranteed to please when a realistic romance and pick-me-up is needed. Chances Are was no exception, and once again, I am disappointed in myself in letting this book sit on my shelf for years before reading it!Chances Are is centered around a group of women in a small Jersey shore-town called Paradise Point. The women consist of Maddy, a woman about to be married; her entrepreneur mother Rose; Claire, a widow and mother of five; and Kelly, Maddys teenage soon-to-be stepdaughter. While the town focuses attention on Maddy and her wedding, Claire stands by jealous on the sidelines at Maddys good fortune, while responsible Kelly suspects she may be pregnant. As opposed to most romance novels, Chances Are is unique because the romantic relationships are already established for the most part, and we are entertained by how these women keep themselves together in times of turmoil. While readers are presented with tastes of romanticism, the novel is not your classic win the man over and experience drama while doing it.Brettons novels are great for all types of readers because they are not stereotypical in the romance genre. Brettons novels give enjoyment and renewed hope for love to readers that may be overweight, widowed, divorced, sloppy, down-and-out, or past their prime in life. Being a divorced, single mother myself, I can always count on Bretton to pick me up and provide me with an awesome, fun read!

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50 знаменитых бизнесменов XIX - нач. ХХвв.

  10/02/2012       turnament      0 Comments

В XIX веке героев этой книги называли деловыми людьми. И они действительно делали много полезного не только для себя, но и для общества. Благодаря организаторскому таланту, энергии, смелости и предприимчивости Форда и Карнеги, Кузнецова и Фаберже, � отшильдов, Дюпонов, Морозовых, Круппов, Морганов и других предпринимателей, в мире были созданы огромные промышленные, торговые и финансовые империи. Их имена, как и результаты труда, давно уже стали нарицательными. Мы говорим о преуспевающем человеке, что он богат, как � окфеллер, предпочитаем одноразовые бритвы Жиллет и водку Smirnoff, привычно пользуемся бытовой техникой Simens и фотокамерой Кодак, каждый крупный гастроном сравниваем с Елисеевским, а швейные машинки - с Зингером и до сих пор считаем престижным старый, но надежный Форд. Эта книга рассказывает о профессиональной и личной судьбе королей бизнеса, о том, как поднимались они к вершинам деловой карьеры, какими жизненными ценностями дорожили.

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