Growing to One World: The Life of J. King Gordon by Eileen R. Janzen

By Eileen R. Janzen

J. King Gordon's tale is one in all younger imaginative and prescient and excessive beliefs sustained all through a lifetime of concrete motion at domestic and in a foreign country. Grounded in his father's social gospel and given highbrow heft and hue by way of publicity to radical politics at Oxford and in long island, he again to Canada as a self-described "Christian radical" and threw himself into the rising social and political ferment of the 1930s.

In becoming to 1 global, Eileen Janzen information a existence spent championing revolutionary politics in Canada and a dedication to peace and international relations at the overseas degree. As a founding member of the League for Social Reconstruction, Gordon used to be one of many authors of the Regina Manifesto for the newly shaped Co-operative Commonwealth Federation, the forerunner of present day NDP, and labored tirelessly at the party's behalf. Later, he learned his vocation as a member of the United countries' department of human rights, serving in Korea, the center East, and the Congo as either an eyewitness to and player in formative occasions shaping these regions.

Exhaustively researched and educated by way of a cosmopolitan analytical grab of political concept and foreign affairs, turning out to be to 1 international is a compelling examine an enormous supporter of peace, justice, and human rights around the globe.

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Weddings of the Times: A Parody by Dan Klein,Robert Baedeker,John Reichmuth,James

By Dan Klein,Robert Baedeker,John Reichmuth,James Reichmuth,Kasper Hauser Comedy Group,John Hodgman

You are cordially invited to celebrate

A Parody of

The manhattan Times

Wedding Announcements

by

Kasper Hauser

Along with totally illustrated publications to:

Wedding-night sex,

Honeymoon sizzling spots,

Formalwear malfunctions,

and a lot, a lot more.

At 4 o'clock within the Afternoon.

Or is it 3 o'clock?

Didn't you convey the invitation?

Huh? the place the hell is the turnoff?

Back there. i believe I observed a paper plate and a few balloons.

What's mistaken?

I simply have to consume anything. i am fine.

Remind me how we all know those people?

"In this assortment, Kasper Hauser reminds us marriage ceremony assertion is a window into the main goofball daydream a pair may have approximately itself.... those are usually not parodies, yet little human tales, jam-packed with wish and wish, even if they contain falconry."

---from the foreword by way of John Hodgman

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The Book of The Animals - Mini - The Beautiful Collection by J.N. Paquet

By J.N. Paquet

2013 variation - 7 BOOKS IN 1!!

BRAND NEW MINI sequence FOR more youthful young children (AGED 0-3)

THE ebook OF THE ANIMALS:
FUN studying for kids and oldsters
What are definitely the main taking place moments in a parent’s lifestyles? while their baby doesn’t are looking to wash, consume, sleep, visit institution, proportion, take medication, get vaccinated... And what can a mother or father resolution to those refusals?
The winning “Book of The Animals” bilingual children’s books sequence was once created with the purpose to assist either mom and dad and kids to find the advantages of washing, consuming, snoozing, going to varsity, sharing, taking medication, getting vaccinated... in a enjoyable in addition to academic demeanour. because the books also are bilingual, mom and dad will benefit from the educating and the interactivity they could achieve from interpreting them with their youngsters.

THE viewers
The books are geared in the direction of teenagers elderly 2-5, earlier than elementary/primary institution.
They shall be bilingual kids whose mom and dad are looking to inspire the training in their present languages.
They may also be little ones whose mom and dad are looking to train a language at a tender age.
Some lecturers have additionally been utilizing the books of the sequence for you to train a moment language to little ones, with topics effortless for them to either comprehend and memorise.

THE present BOOKS
There are at the moment seven books within the sequence.
Each episode brings on new animals, new phrases, new occasions and new tales.
- Ep.1. “These Animals... don't need to Wash!” (2008)
- Ep.2. “These Animals... don't desire to Eat!” (2009)
- Ep.3. “These Animals... don't desire to Sleep!” (2010)
- Ep.4. “These Animals... don't desire to visit School!” (2011)
- Ep.5. “These Animals... don't need to Share!” (2011)
- Ep.6. “These Animals... don't desire to Take their Medicine!” (2012)
- Ep.7. “These Animals... don't desire to Get Vaccinated!” (2012)

The books are all to be had in both bilingual or monolingual models:
- Bilingual models: English-French, English-Portuguese, English-Italian, English-Spanish, English-Swedish, English-Creole, English-Japanese...
More models nonetheless to come back!
Check out the legitimate web site: www.TheBookOfTheAnimals.com

REVIEW
"The e-book of the Animals is a deliberate sequence of illustrated books for youngsters. [...] those pleasant books inform the tale of what occurs whilst the animals within the tales, like many childrens, don’t are looking to devour and don’t are looking to wash...
The books are very appropriate either for examining to young ones and for older teenagers to exploit to profit to learn in either languages. they may even convince them to scrub and devour their dinner!
The repetitive constitution is supportive of youngsters studying new phrases and the illustrations paintings good along the textual content to assist realizing of strange phrases.
I can simply think youngsters not easy repeat readings and having fun with studying the textual content by way of middle as many youngsters do with favorite tales. little ones studying to make up and write their very own tales may good are looking to write a personalized model, utilizing the constitution as a prop.
I imagine the tales could paintings good either in the house and within the classroom."
(Review released within the Cass college of schooling, by way of Dr Raymonde Sneddon, learn Fellow for “The Cass institution of schooling” on the collage of East London, and Honorary examine Fellow of Birkbeck collage, within the division of utilized Linguistics)

SUPPORT
‘The ebook of The Animals’ sequence is supported & prompt through ABRIR united kingdom, a Brazilian organization for academic tasks within the uk. www.Abrir.org.uk

Official web site: TheBookOfTheAnimals.com

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The Marquis De La Fayette In The American Revolution; With by Charlamagne Tower

By Charlamagne Tower

The Marquis de los angeles Fayette was once the most very important heroes of the yankee Revolution. Born in France, the Marquis got here to the US particularly to aid the newly shaped nation struggle and achieve its independence from nice Britain.

The Marquis could constantly be a pal of liberty and person freedom, however it was once in conjunction with the likes of George Washington and Alexander Hamilton that his robust unravel within the face of adversity used to be forged.

From the chilly iciness at Valley Forge to the wonderful victory at Yorktown over basic Cornwallis, sign up for los angeles Fayette as he stumbled on not just a rustic he might later undertake as his own residence, but in addition the cost of liberty opposed to adversity, and the nice gift that's liberty unto itself.

This version has been optimized for Kindle with a desk of contents and all finish notes.

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Covenant Red by Uriah Wolf

By Uriah Wolf

The Covenant, the 1st and merely superhero, large team has come aside on the seams and the hardships of the previous couple of years given that they known as it quits has left all of them falling into cozy styles. previous companions and uneasy pals have stumbled on one another once again because the urban of Angels and the kingdom of California became dangerous ground.
The Caribbean has turn into a safeguard as political climates shift and the individuals of the as soon as recognized superhero, tremendous staff come to phrases with their legacy and the issues they've got left undone.
Meanwhile, a sinister and supernatural plot threatens to dissolve tenuous bonds and reawaken previous hatreds whereas developing new enemies as new mask and outdated enemies look on a fractured all over the world panorama.
Covenant purple, the second one ebook within the Covenant sequence keeps to inform the tales of the as soon as well-known superhero confederation whereas bringing to front a forged of recent masked heroes and their trials and tribulations in a brand new “antihero” setting.

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Securing Cisco IP Telephony Networks (Networking Technology: by Akhil Behl

By Akhil Behl

The real-world consultant to securing Cisco-based IP telephony functions, units, and networks

Cisco IP telephony leverages converged networks to dramatically lessen TCO and increase ROI. although, its serious significance to company communications and deep integration with company IP networks make it vulnerable to assaults that legacy telecom structures didn't face. Now, there’s a finished advisor to securing the IP telephony elements that trip atop info community infrastructures–and thereby delivering IP telephony prone which are more secure, extra resilient, extra good, and extra scalable.

Securing Cisco IP Telephony Networks offers entire, updated info for securing Cisco IP telephony apparatus, underlying infrastructure, and telephony purposes. Drawing on ten years of expertise, senior community advisor Akhil Behl bargains a whole safeguard framework to be used in any Cisco IP telephony surroundings. You’ll locate top practices and distinctive configuration examples for securing Cisco Unified Communications supervisor (CUCM), Cisco Unity/Unity Connection, Cisco Unified Presence, Cisco Voice Gateways, Cisco IP Telephony Endpoints, and lots of different Cisco IP Telephony functions. The e-book showcases easy-to-follow Cisco IP Telephony functions and community security-centric examples in each chapter.

This advisor is worthy to each technical expert and IT decision-maker enthusiastic about securing Cisco IP telephony networks, together with community engineers, directors, architects, managers, protection analysts, IT administrators, and consultants.

  • Recognize vulnerabilities as a result of IP community integration, in addition to VoIP’s special defense requirements
  • Discover how hackers objective IP telephony networks and proactively shield opposed to every one side in their attacks
  • Implement a versatile, confirmed method for end-to-end Cisco IP Telephony security
  • Use a layered (defense-in-depth) technique that builds on underlying community protection design
  • Secure CUCM, Cisco Unity/Unity Connection, CUPS, CUCM exhibit, and Cisco solidarity convey systems opposed to inner and exterior threats
  • Establish actual defense, Layer 2 and Layer three safety, and Cisco ASA-based perimeter security
  • Complete assurance of Cisco IP Telephony encryption and authentication fundamentals
  • Configure Cisco IOS Voice Gateways to assist hinder toll fraud and deter attacks
  • Secure Cisco Voice Gatekeepers and Cisco Unified Border aspect (CUBE) opposed to rogue endpoints and different assault vectors
  • Secure Cisco IP telephony endpoints–Cisco Unified IP telephones (wired, instant, and smooth mobilephone) from malicious insiders and exterior threats

This IP communications e-book is a part of the Cisco Press® Networking know-how sequence. IP communications titles from Cisco Press aid networking execs comprehend voice and IP telephony applied sciences, plan and layout converged networks, and enforce community options for elevated productivity.

 

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The Perfect Game: A Guide To Winning Fantasy Baseball by Dan Ostas,Larry Bodin

By Dan Ostas,Larry Bodin

delusion baseball deals a online game of method, wisdom, and organizational ability performed via hundreds of thousands of individuals. the landlord of a myth baseball crew emulates the overall supervisor of an incredible League (MLB) crew. myth vendors opt for MLB gamers for his or her rosters, upload and liberate gamers, and make trades with different proprietors of their league. In different phrases, the landlord is the "Boss" of the team.

The ideal online game: A advisor to successful myth Baseball presents a consultant to a few of the key points of enjoying (and winning!) fable baseball. half I provides the elemental problems with organizing a league together with many of the scoring concepts, roster makeups, and function different types that may be used. half II examines information resources and information (such because the normal Draft place, predicted public sale cost, and Marginal price of a participant) that an proprietor can use in getting ready for his or her draft or public sale. half III offers time-tested techniques for choosing a group. those contain the Colton and Wolf shrewdpermanent procedure, the Bennett 6S method, the Christian BC process, the Sweeney Gambit, and the bagging (or punting) of 1 or different types. half IV examines the problems of coping with a staff through the season together with a close dialogue of the loose Agent Acquisition price range (FAAB), techniques for making trades, and the ethics of fable baseball.

As Glenn Colton wrote within the Foreword to this book:

The ideal online game: A advisor to profitable delusion Baseball will be on all delusion activities player's bookshelves (or this present day, on their laptops and/or smartphones). whether you're a newbie or a pro veteran, this ebook has anything for you.

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Asia Literary Review: No. 24, Summer 2012 by Asia Literary Review,Tsering Woeser,Han Han,Romesh

By Asia Literary Review,Tsering Woeser,Han Han,Romesh Gunesekera,Reza Mohammadi,Akerke Mussabekova,Jae Young Kim,Madhvi Ramani,Jimmy Qi,Martin Alexander

The Asia Literary evaluation publishes on-line and in print the simplest modern writing from and approximately Asia. From Istanbul to north Japan, we supply fiction, non-fiction, poetry, stories, paintings and images. The Asia Literary evaluation goals to give Asia in an actual, suitable and compelling shape: in print and eBooks, on iPad and telephone apps, and on our website.

Publisher: better expertise Limited

Director and Editor in leader: Martin Alexander
Director and enterprise Editor: Phillip Kim

What humans say –

'A invaluable replicate to mirror the paintings of Asia's best writers' - David Davidar, writer of Ithaca and co-founder of Aleph Books, India

'For a long time, Asia's smooth literature, even to us in Asia, used to be a depressing continent. If all this can be now replaced or altering, ALR has had much to do with it' - Arvind Krishna Mehrotra

'The Asia Literary assessment fills an enormous hole. now we have grown used to interpreting approximately Asia. yet via a kaleidoscope of news, essays, poems, polemics and images, eventually we will pay attention Asians conversing approximately themselves' - David Pilling, Asia Editor, monetary Times

'Given a lot of the twenty-first century goes to be formed in Asia, it truly is first-class that the Asia Literary evaluation introduces us to new and standard writers of the continent profiling and showcasing their paintings. i'm a major fan and am yes that the evaluation will proceed to entertain and get larger and higher' - Lord Patten, Chancellor of Oxford collage, Chairman of the BBC belief and previous Governor of Hong Kong

'Without Asia Literary overview it'd be most unlikely, until you had a very a deep curiosity in a definite kingdom, to learn lots of those authors. It has spread out a channel. it truly is just like the Panama Canal' - Miguel Syjuco, guy Asian Literary Prize winner 2008

'Destined to develop into highly influential' - Time Out

'An unabashed miscellany that delights in its personal style' - Time

'Set to turn into the Granta of the East ... deals a lot to appear ahead to' - South China Morning Post

'Absolutely brilliant!' - Granta

'Asia Literary overview glories in eclecticism' - The Hindu

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