Asia
epub |eng | 2011-05-18 | Author:Gary Smith [Smith, Gary]

CHAPTER EIGHT Mission Eleven “Youth is the first victim of war; the first fruit of peace. It takes twenty years or more of peace to make a man; it takes ...
( Category: Military February 17,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2001-12-15 | Author:Alex Kerr

Zoning – the political and social science of making the most efficient use of different types of land – is a crucial skill that Japan's bureaucrats have failed to master. ...
( Category: Asia February 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-22 | Author:Bertrand Russell

Chapter IX - The Washington Conference * The Washington Conference, and the simultaneous conference, at Washington, between the Chinese and Japanese, have somewhat modified the Far Eastern situation. The general ...
( Category: Asia February 15,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-15 | Author:Roseann Lake

Smoke and Mirrors After filing her resignation, June decided it would be a good idea to take some time off to travel and think about whether she’d like to take ...
( Category: World February 15,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:John Man [Man, John]

24 Alternatively, Pisan in French. Pizan in Italian, because the family came from Pizzano, near Bologna. 25 The name was not his invention. It had been around for over 300 ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations February 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Robert Pisor [Pisor, Robert]

7. THE TET OFFENSIVE General Westmoreland was jolted awake at 3 A.M. by the rocket artillery of three enemy divisions in the suburbs of Saigon. Three thousand Viet Cong soldiers ...
( Category: Military February 13,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Many baby birds are fed in the nest by their parents. They all gape and scream, and the parent drops a worm or other morsel in the open mouth of ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-24 | Author:D. M. Giangreco

The Second General Army’s decision to allow its formations considerable flexibility in the conduct of the defense may not have been seen as much of a compromise by those advocating ...
( Category: Military February 7,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Alan Scott Pate

Fig. 244 Narugo kokeshi group, Showa era, early 20th century, height 2–20 inches. Moffit Collection. Photo Lynton Gardiner. Fig. 245 Tsuchiyu kokeshi, signed "Sato Sashima," Showa era, 20th century, height ...
( Category: Asia February 5,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-07-28 | Author:NANDITA BHAVNANI [BHAVNANI, NANDITA]

CHAPTER 10 A New Geography Bombay Bombay, the city as well as the province (which then also included portions of present-day Gujarat and Karnataka) was the preferred destination for many ...
( Category: Asia February 5,2018 )
epub |eng | 2002-12-05 | Author:Anita Nair [Nair, Anita]

When the boys came at her she attacked them with a ferocity that easily overcame their theoretical advantages of strength and size. Her gifts of war came down to her ...
( Category: Philosophy February 4,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Stephen Mansfield

This low boat shelter near Naka-no-shima Island is made in the traditional manner from thatch and bamboo, materials that perfectly complement the garden environment. The Yatsuhashi Bridge, with irises growing ...
( Category: Photography & Video February 3,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-02 | Author:Paul Ham

We passed by smoking ruins of villages completely shot to pieces. No stone was left on top of the other. Corpses both human and horse were still lying around in ...
( Category: Military February 2,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Colin M. Roach

Bows and spears formed the samurai’s first lines of offense, with the sword usually being reserved for when the supply of the former had been exhausted. The Sword of Esoteric ...
( Category: Military February 1,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Yoshindo Yoshihara & Hiroko Kapp & Yoshindo Yoshihara

Scanning electron microscope (SEM) photos of red pine charcoal (left) and oak charcoal (right) in cross-section. Different techniques are used for tatara charcoal production in different places. However, the primary ...
( Category: Asia January 31,2018 )