In the Shadow of Sectarianism – Law, Shiism, and the Making of Modern Lebanon
Rischin paints a vivid picture of Jewish life in New York at the turn of the century. Here are the old neighborhoods and crowded tenements, the Rester Street markets, the..
Readers of Michael McClure''s play Gorf may be reminded of Alfred Jarry''s LJbu Roi, even if dancing TV sets and the "Middle American" protagonists Mert and Gert bring the surreal..
It was completed in the summer of 1968, a few months before he set out from Our Lady of Gethsemani monastery in Kentucky on the Asian journey from which he did not return. The..
Leading scholars from a wide range of disciplines addressed the ''educated layman'' in reviewing contemporary (1909) attitudes towards the work of Charles Darwin and its..
Recent progress in VLSI provides massive parallelism but general purpose parallel computers remain elusive due to limited communications performance. This book proposes a new high..
For many companies, fixed assets represent the largest single aspect of their financial statement, yet rarely do they command time proportionate to the magnitude of the investment..