Download e-book for iPad: Reflective Teaching of History 11-18 (Continuum Studies in by Robert Phillips
By Kenneth Baxter Ragsdale
Austin, Texas, entered the aviation age on October 29, 1911, whilst Calbraith Perry Rodgers landed his Wright EX Flyer in a vacant box close to the present-day intersection of Duval and forty fifth Streets. a few 3,000 excited humans rushed out to determine the pilot and his aircraft, very like the loads of millions who mobbed Charles A. Lindbergh and The Spirit of St. Louis in Paris 16 years later. although nobody that day in Austin may possibly foresee all of the alterations that might outcome from manned flight, humans here--as in towns and cities around the United States--realized new period used to be beginning, and so they greeted it with all-out enthusiasm. This popularly written historical past tells the tale of aviation in Austin from 1911 to the outlet of Austin-Bergstrom overseas Airport in 1999. Kenneth Ragsdale covers all of the major advancements, starting with army aviation actions in the course of global warfare I and carrying on with throughout the barnstorming period of the Nineteen Twenties, the inauguration of airmail carrier in 1928 and airline provider in 1929, and the commitment of the 1st municipal airport in 1930. He additionally seems on the collage of Texas's function in education pilots in the course of global conflict II, the expansion of industrial and armed forces aviation within the postwar interval, and the fight over airport enlargement that occupied the final many years of the 20 th century. all through, he indicates how aviation and the town grew jointly and supported one another, which makes the Austin aviation event a case research of the effect of aviation on city groups national. (200509)
By Thomas Jentz
Panzer Tracts: Rommel's Funnies КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Название: Panzer Tracts: Rommel's FunniesАвтор: Thomas L. JentzИздательство: Panzer TractsISBN: 0964879360Год: 1997Страниц: 36Формат: PDF в RARРазмер: 13.88МБЯзык: английскийOnce back the writer dug into the unique files to discover the background of a few of the rarest armored automobiles created by means of the Germans. whereas the mainstay for the battles in North Africa have been the Pz.Kpfw. III and IV, Rommel's military troop demonstrated various strange guns in wrestle. Nowhere else can the fanatic or modeler locate the background of the Panzer-Selbstfahrlafette II (also often called HKP 902), a different layout for armored semi-tracked tank destroyers with a robust 7.5cm L/41 weapons, 15cm S.I.G.33 B Sfl., the unique armored self-propelled gun utilizing Pz.Kpfw. II elements and powered through a Büssing-NAG V-8 engine, the infrequent 15cm S.I.G.33 B fastened on a Pz.Kpfw. III by means of the troops within the box, 15cm s.F.H.13 fastened at the French Lorraine tractor chassis, firstly created for a unique motion through Rommel, 7.62cm Russian anti-tank gun fixed at the semi-tracked Zugkraftwagen 5t, and the Landwasserschlepper issued to aid Rommel's unique Forces in a deliberate assault in the back of enemy strains. fifty five new and infrequent prime quality pictures illustrate those most unique armored cars in Rommel's Funnies.Скачать: DepositfilesUploading Hotfile fifty one
Download e-book for kindle: Prudentius, Volume II: Contra orationem Symmachi II, by Prudentius; H.J. Thomson (trans.)
By Prudentius; H.J. Thomson (trans.)
Prudentius (Aurelius Prudentius Clemens) was once born in 348 CE most likely at Caesaraugusta (Saragossa) and lived typically in northeastern Spain, yet visited Rome among four hundred and 405. His mom and dad, possibly Christian, had him trained in literature and rhetoric. He turned a barrister and once or more in a while an administrator; he afterwards acquired a few excessive honour from Emperor Theodosius. Prudentius used to be a robust Christian who fashionable the outdated pagan literature and paintings, in particular the good Latin poets whose kinds he used. He seemed at the Roman success in historical past as a training for the arriving of Christ and the triumph of a religious empire. The Loeb Classical Library variation of the poems of Prudentius is in volumes. quantity I provides: "Preface" (Praefatio); "The day-by-day around" (Liber Cathemerinon); 12 literary and engaging hymns, components of that have been incorporated within the Breviary and in smooth hymnals; "The Divinity of Christ" (Apotheosis), which continues the Trinity and assaults those that denied the distinctive own being of Christ; "The beginning of Sin" (Hamartigenia) attacking the separation of the 'strict' God of the previous testomony from the 'good' God printed by way of Christ; "Fight for Mansoul" (Psychomachia), which describes the fight among (Christian) Virtues and (Pagan) Vices; and the 1st publication of "Against the handle of Symmachus" (Contra Orationem Symmachi), within which pagan gods are assailed. the second one quantity includes the second one e-book of "Against the tackle of Symmachus," opposing a petition for the substitute of an altar and statue of Victory; "Crowns of Martyrdom" (Peristephanon Liber), 14 hymns to martyrs in general of Spain; "Lines To Be Inscribed below Scenes from historical past" (Tituli Historiarum), forty nine four-line stanzas that are inscriptions for scenes from the Bible depicted at the partitions of a church; and an Epilogue.
By David Brown
;Fairey Fulmar Mks. I-II [Aircraft Profile 254] КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Название: Fairey Fulmar Mks. I-II Автор: David Brown Серия: plane Profile 254 Издательство: Profile courses Ltd Год издания: 1972 Страниц:25 Формат: PDF в rarЯзык: английский Размер: 8.84 Мб Для сайта: Мир книг В середине 30-х годов авиация ВМС очень нуждалась в новом самолете для замены сильно устаревших бипланов. Появившийся в 1937 году, Fairey Fulmar до появления самолетов Hawker Sea storm и Supermarine Seafireбыл лучшим палубным истребителем Великобритании ifolder.ru.com zero
By Suzanne Stern-Gillet, Kevin Corrigan
What's the background of philosophy? Is it heritage or is it philosophy or is it by way of a few unusual alchemy a confluence of the 2? The individuals to the current quantity of essays have tackled this possible basic, yet in fact tough and debatable, query, by means of drawing on their specialized wisdom of the surviving texts of prime historic philosophers, from the Presocratics to Augustine, via Plato, Aristotle and Plotinus. those contributions, which mirror the diversity of equipment and methods at present utilized in the examine of old texts, are provided as a tribute to the scholarship of Denis O'Brien, probably the most unique and penetrating scholars of the thousand-year interval of severe philosophical job that constitutes historical philosophy. The individuals contain: T. Buchheim, J. Cleary, okay. Corrigan, D. Evans, G. Gurtler S.J., C. Horn, J.-M. Narbonne, C. Natali, G. O'Daly, F. Schroeder, S. Stern-Gillet, P. Thillet, and C. Viano.
By L A Reynolds, E M Tansey (Editors)
As a result of its special adaptability and resistance to many antibacterial medicines and antiseptics, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a nosocomial threat of the current day. It has invaded scientific and surgical wards in hospitals, infecting sufferers already in poor health or convalescing, and endangering fresh surgical operations, inspired through overcrowding and restricted air movement. It has now unfold from hospitals to households and groups. an infection keep an eye on microbiologists and the general public wellbeing and fitness Laboratory provider constructed assays, 'phage typing and different checks to spot traces, with greater knowing in their behaviour aided by means of the invention of the mecA gene. This Seminar addressed the organic purposes for this behaviour; the variation among resistant and non-resistant lines; the advance, evolution and elucidation of drug resistance in clinic an infection and its geographical distribution. steered through Professor Gordon Stewart and chaired by means of Dr Robert Bud, surgeons, microbiologists, an infection keep watch over specialists and representatives of the pharmaceutical and of the general public integrated: Professor Graham Ayliffe, Professor Mark Casewell, Dr Bilwanath Chattopadhyay, Dr Stephanie Dancer, Dr Bernard Dixon, Dr Georgia Duckworth, Professor Brian Duerden, Professor Michael Emmerson, Professor Gary French, Professor Curtis Gemmell, Professor Alan Glynn, Dr Ian Gould, Professor David Greenwood, Professor Jeremy Hamilton-Miller, Dr Angela Kearns, Dr invoice Newsom, Professor Ian Phillips, Dr Tyrone Pitt, Dr Elizabeth expense, Professor Sir Mark Richmond, Dr Geoffrey Scott, Dr Joe Selkon, Dr David Shanson, Dr Norman Simmons, Professor Dale Smith, Professor Brian Spratt, Dr Robert Sutherland, Professor John West.