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Leger Grindon The Hollywood Romantic Comedy. Conventions, History and Controversies ISBN: 9781444395945 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
The most up-to-date study of the Hollywood romantic comedy film, from the development of sound to the twenty-first century, this book examines the history and conventions of the genre and surveys the controversies arising from the critical responses to these films. Provides a detailed interpretation of important romantic comedy films from as early as 1932 to movies made in the twenty-first century Presents a full analysis of the range of romantic comedy conventions, including dramatic conflicts, characters, plots, settings, and the function of humor Develops a survey of romantic comedy movies and builds a canon of key films from Hollywood's classical era right up to the present day Chapters work as discrete studies as well as within the larger context of the book
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Monsters Unleashed: Battleground verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
MONSTERS UNLEASHED! Marvel's finest are caught off-guard by a monstrous invasion from the sky! An all-star line-up of heroes - including the Avengers, Champions, Guardians of the Galaxy, Inhumans, and X-Men - band together to battle behemoths in an attempt to save Earth from total destruction.
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Moreland J. P. The Blackwell Companion to Natural Theology ISBN: 9781444308341 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
With the help of in-depth essays from some of the world's leading philosophers, The Blackwell Companion to Natural Theology explores the nature and existence of God through human reason and evidence from the natural world. Provides in-depth and cutting-edge treatment of natural theology's main arguments Includes contributions from first-rate philosophers well known for their work on the relevant topics Updates relevant arguments in light of the most current, state-of-the-art philosophical and scientific discussions Stands in useful contrast and opposition to the arguments of the 'new atheists'
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Goth Girl and the Wuthering Fright verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
People are flocking to Ghastly-Gorm Hall from far and wide to compete in Lord Goth's Literary Dog Show. The esteemed judges are in place and the contestants are all ready to win. Sir Walter Splott is preparing his Lanarkshire Lurcher, Plain Austen is preening her Hampshire Hound and Homily Dickinson and her Yankee Poodle are raring to go. But there's something strange going on at Ghastly-Gorm - mysterious footprints, howls in the night and some suspiciously chewed shoes. Can Ada, the Attic Club and their new friends the Vicarage sisters work out what's going on before the next full moon? The third book in the Goth Girl series.
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Robert Kolb W. Lessons from the Financial Crisis. Causes, Consequences, and Our Economic Future ISBN: 9780470622391 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
The world's best financial minds help us understand today's financial crisis With so much information saturating the market for the everyday investor, trying to understand why the economic crisis happened and what needs to be done to fix it can be daunting. There is a real need, and demand, from both investors and the financial community to obtain answers as to what really happened and why. Lessons from the Financial Crisis brings together the leading minds in the worlds of finance and academia to dissect the crisis. Divided into three comprehensive sections-The Subprime Crisis; The Global Financial Crisis; and Law, Regulation, the Financial Crisis, and The Future-this book puts the events that have transpired in perspective, and offers valuable insights into what we must do to avoid future missteps. Each section is comprised of chapters written by experienced contributors, each with his or her own point of view, research, and conclusions Examines the market collapse in detail and explores safeguards to stop future crises Encompasses the most up-to-date analysis from today's leading financial minds We currently face a serious economic crisis, but in understanding it, we can overcome the challenges it presents. This well-rounded resource offers the best chance to get through the current situation and learn from our mistakes.
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Hip-Hop Uncensored: Volume 5: The Greatest Show On The Earth verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
Hip-Hop Uncensored known for bringing some of hip-hop's most stellar moments to the small screen continues to raise the bar on content and quality. This fifth installment of the DVD series (reported to be the final volume) reveals some of HHU's hottest live performances never before seen on screen, while staying true to keeping it real & uncensored. "The Greatest Shows on Earth" features the hottest and most exciting shows hip-hop has to offer. From Jay-Z's recent performance and confrontation with police and 50 Cent tearing up the club in Puerto Rico to Nas spitting fire on Jay-Z and causing havoc at Power 105 in New York to WuTang coming together to bless the masses (yes. ODB's final appearance) to Snoop Dogg getting busy on the tour bus and dead prez performing in South Africa to DJ Kayslay bringing his drama to the studio and much more. Hip Hop Uncensored once again brings it all to you with "Volume 5, The Greatest Shows on Earth". "I watch "Hip-Hop Uncensored" all the time on my tour bus. I can't wait to be on Hip-Hop Uncensored..." Jadakiss "Hip-Hop Uncensored gives it to you raw... brings hip-hop heads up close and personalwith the culture." Source Magazine
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Lieberman Bruce S. Prehistoric Life. Evolution and the Fossil Record ISBN: 9781444318647 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
Prehistoric life is the archive of evolution preserved in the fossil record. This book focuses on the meaning and significance of that archive and is designed for introductory college science students, including non-science majors, enrolled in survey courses emphasizing paleontology, geology and biology. From the origins of animals to the evolution of rap music, from ancient mass extinctions to the current biodiversity crisis, and from the Snowball Earth to present day climate change this book covers it, with an eye towards showing how past life on Earth puts the modern world into its proper context. The history of life and the patterns and processes of evolution are especially emphasized, as are the interconnections between our planet, its climate system, and its varied life forms. The book does not just describe the history of life, but uses actual examples from life’s history to illustrate important concepts and theories.
12546.32 RUR
Evgeniy Shmigirilov Super Queen-Mother. Book I. The Last Hope ISBN: 9785447441753 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
Summer vacation for Julia suddenly interrupted. When bathing in the sea it drags on the bottom of the unknown force, the Earth Keepers. They tell Julia that the sixth Earth civilization may soon die. Fighters previous civilizations were destroyed. Earth Keepers found the cause of the lesions: men are logical, and therefore easy to calculate… This time the fighter will be a woman. Woman nature has entrusted the birth of the people, she them and protect… the Super Queen-Mother.
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The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) TMS 2011 140th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Materials Processing and Energy Materials ISBN: 9781118062098 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
Materials science and engineering professionals from around the world gathered at the TMS 2011 Annual Meeting & Exhibition to network, present the latest research and industrial applications, and collaborate on ways to further innovation and advancement in the field. The meeting featured more than 70 symposia and some 3,000 presentations. The Supplemental TMS 2011 Proceedings collect some of the most important papers presented at the meeting, giving readers the opportunity to benefit from the latest discoveries in mineral, metals, and materials research. Topics cover everything from minerals processing and primary metals production to basic research and advanced materials applications. Moreover, you'll learn about the latest research efforts within the industry to develop sustainable, environmentally friendly products and processes.
13016.93 RUR
Jakob J. van Zyl Synthetic Aperture Radar Polarimetry ISBN: 9781118116074 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
This book describes the application of polarimetric synthetic aperture radar to earth remote sensing based on research at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). This book synthesizes all current research to provide practical information for both the newcomer and the expert in radar polarimetry. The text offers a concise description of the mathematical fundamentals illustrated with many examples using SAR data, with a main focus on remote sensing of the earth. The book begins with basics of synthetic aperture radar to provide the basis for understanding how polarimetric SAR images are formed and gives an introduction to the fundamentals of radar polarimetry. It goes on to discuss more advanced polarimetric concepts that allow one to infer more information about the terrain being imaged. In order to analyze data quantitatively, the signals must be calibrated carefully, which the book addresses in a chapter summarizing the basic calibration algorithms. The book concludes with examples of applying polarimetric analysis to scattering from rough surfaces, to infer soil moisture from radar signals.
9145.23 RUR
Matthew Hill Alan American Politics For Dummies - UK ISBN: 9781118921135 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
The simplest way to get to grips with the American political system American Politics For Dummies is an engaging and accessible guide to the inner workings of the U.S. government, cutting through the political jargon, to give you the facts. The book begins with the basics, including government structure and processes, and later covers current events that make the news. The world of American politics can be bewildering to anyone not born and bred in the U.S.A. This plain-English guide is perfect whether you are a student or simply fascinated by the world's most powerful democracy. From the electoral process to 'special relationships', you discover all you need to know with American Politics For Dummies. • The birth of America – find out about the emergence of the US,from the ideas upon which America was founded to the creation of the US Constitution • Go government – understand the powers of the President, how Congress operates, the function of the Supreme Court and how US laws are created and passed • Party on – discover the ins and outs of elections and political parties, from the electoral process and the two-party system to the voting behaviour amongst Americans • One nation, many identities – get to understand the workings of a truly multicultural society • All the world’s a stage – grasp the grand strategy of the US to understand why the nation acts as it does in international politics 2014 kicks off the latest round of U.S. Congressional election and marks the beginning the 2016 Presidential election cycle. There will be headlines, there will be debate and there will be news. If you're looking to keep up and understand it all, American Politics For Dummies is a great place to start.
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Tolkien J.R.R. The Return of the King ISBN: 978-0-00-748834-6 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
Concluding the story begun in The Hobbit, this is the final part of Tolkien's epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, featuring an exclusive cover image from the film, the definitive text, and a detailed map of Middle-earth. The armies of the Dark Lord Sauron are massing as his evil shadow spreads ever wider. Men, Dwarves, Elves and Ents unite forces to do battle agains the Dark. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam struggle further into Mordor in their heroic quest to destroy the One Ring. The devastating conclusion of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic tale of magic and adventure, begun in The Fellowship of the Ring and The Two Towers, features the definitive edition of the text and includes the Appendices and a revised Index in full.
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Brian Hicks Profit from the Peak. The End of Oil and the Greatest Investment Event of the Century ISBN: 9780470280171 verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
Profit from the Peak contains the information you need to successfully navigate the end of our oil-based economy. It takes a hard look at the future of oil and gas, examines how you can effectively invest in these resources, and profit from energy alternatives that are poised to power the years ahead. Along the way, this book also explores the potential, and possible limitations, of each major energy source, while carefully cover the investing angles of each one.
1865.76 RUR
Henry Ellis Journal of the proceedings of the late embassy to China verne j from the earth to the moon and round the moon isbn 9785521057641
Полный вариант заголовка: «Journal of the proceedings of the late embassy to China : comprising a correct narrative of the public transactions of the embassy, of the voyage to and from China, and of the journey from the mouth of the Pei-Ho to the return to Canton. Interspersed wih observations upon the face of the country, the polity, moral character, and manners of the Chinese nation. The whole illustrated by maps and drawings / by Henry Ellis».
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