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Author: Christopher Hogwood
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Keywords: music, cambridge, handbooks, fireworks, royal, water, handel
Number of Pages: 168
Published: 2005-12-19
List price: $66.00
ISBN-10: 0521836360
ISBN-13: 9780521836364

This Handbook covers Handel’s best known public music, the Water Music, written at the outset of his English career, and the Music for the Royal Fireworks, the last and largest of his orchestral creations. The genesis of the two orchestral suites is examined in its political as well as musical context. Practical questions of performance style and interpretation are balanced by an enquiry into Handel’s compositional processes, and the relationship of these pieces to his other large-scale orchestral compositions.

Author: James Hogwood
Publisher: Prima Games
Keywords: game, guide, official, prima, troubadour, nightmare
Number of Pages: 144
Published: 2005-09-06
List price: $16.99
ISBN-10: 0761550941
ISBN-13: 9780761550945

Victory is in the cards! ·Solutions for all in-game puzzles ·Tips and tactics for building an unstoppable Deck ·Exposes all 38 Duelists’ Decks and strategies ·Easy-to-use card catalog organizes all 1,000+ cards into Monster, Spell, and Trap types ·Complete index sorts cards by their types for easy referencing

Authors:Patricia Hogwood, Geoffrey K. Roberts,
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Keywords: second, politics, european
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 2003-10-17
List price: $21.95
ISBN-10: 0719066697
ISBN-13: 9780719066696

In this new edition, Patricia Hogwood and Geoffrey Roberts offer a comprehensive introduction to the political systems and processes of Western Europe. The book begins with an overview of the features and events that have shaped the political landscape of Europe up to the end of the 20th century. The authors go on to discuss liberal democracy, historical sources of conflict between countries, electoral systems, political parties and interest groups, governments and parliaments. The final section looks at federalism and EU decision-making and concludes with a consideration of how liberal democr

Authors:Geoffrey K. Roberts, Patricia Hogwood,
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Keywords: politics, european, companion, west
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 2003-07-18
List price: $30.00
ISBN-10: 0719054214
ISBN-13: 9780719054211

A perfect companion to European Politics Today, written by the same authors, this book presents past events, prominent personalities, important dates, organizations, and electoral information in an accessible, easy-to-read format. It is split into five sections for ease of use: a dictionary of significant political events, a chronology of major events in Europe since 1945, a biographical dictionary, a dictionary of political organizations, and electoral data. In addition to being a comprehensive reference tool, this book will provide a sound historical background to the development of Western

Authors:Adolphe Belot, Christopher Rivers, Christopher River
Publisher: Modern Language Association of America
Keywords: texts, translations, femme, giraud, mademoiselle
Number of Pages: 209
Published: 2003-01
List price: $9.95
ISBN-10: 0873527984
ISBN-13: 9780873527989

This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR’d book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your u

Authors:Christopher B. Ricks, Leonard Micahels, Christopher
Publisher: Univ of California Pr
Keywords: language, state
Number of Pages: 609
Published: 1979-12
List price: $35.00
ISBN-10: 0520037634
ISBN-13: 9780520037632

"Sprawling, uncoordinated, uneven, noisy, and appealing," wrote one reviewer of the first edition of this book, published on 1 January 1980. "The language is in rude health," wrote another. Exactly a decade later, here is the book anew, with the same editors but with fifty fresh contributors writing essays and poems that engage our language today. Imaginative attention is bestowed on the changes of recent years, changes not only in the language but in how language is understood. In the forefront are the relations between British English, American English, and those other Englishes with which

Authors:Rudolf Steiner, Christopher Bamford, Christopher Bam
Publisher: Steiner Books
Keywords: ours, mission, sophia, mary, isis
Number of Pages: 254
Published: 2003-12
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0880104945
ISBN-13: 9780880104944

The rebirth of the feminine surrounds us in many forms—from the worldwide movement for women’s rights to the resurgence of interest in the feminine spirituality of the Goddess and the Divine Mother. What is the spiritual meaning behind this rebirth? What is the feminine divine? Who is she? She has had many names in many cultures: Ishtar in Babylon, Inanna in Sumeria, Athena, Hera, Demeter, and Persephone in Greece, Isis in Egypt, Durga, Kali, and Lakshmi in India. She is the Shekinah of the Kabbalists and the Sophia, or Divine Wisdom of the gnostics. Rudolf Steiner called her Anthro
  
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