The Herdsman of the Dead

Studies on Some Cults, Myths and Legends of the Ancient Greek Colonization Area. fotocopia
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
Category: Springs
Page: 112
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The Roman Vergil and the Origins of Medieval Book Design

Author: David Herndon Wright,British Library
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 0802048196
Category: Art
Page: 71
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The 5th century AD Roman Vergil is one of the most precious manuscripts in the Vatican Library. Wright presents a wide-ranging discussion of the influence of the manuscript on the history and development of medieval manuscript art and of book design.

The Books of Amos, Hosea, Micah

Author: Henry McKeating
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN: 9780521096478
Category: Religion
Page: 198
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Dr McKeating discusses the chronology of the books in this volume, indicating briefly the historical events of the period.

Current Therapy in Large Animal Theriogenology - E-Book

Author: Robert S. Youngquist,Walter R. Threlfall
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1437713408
Category: Medical
Page: 1088
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An essential resource for both students and practitioners, this comprehensive text provides practical, up-to-date information about normal reproduction and reproductive disorders in horses, cattle, small ruminants, swine, llamas, and other livestock. Featuring contributions from experts in the field, each section is devoted to a different large animal species and begins with a review of the clinically relevant aspects of the reproductive anatomy and physiology of both males and females. Key topics include the evaluation of breeding soundness, pregnancy diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment of infertility, abortion, obstetrics, surgery of the reproductive tract, care of neonates, and the latest reproductive technology. Includes coverage of all large animal species. All sections provide a review of clinically pertinent reproductive physiology and anatomy of males and females of each species. Complete coverage of the most current reproductive technology, including embryo transfer, estrous synchronization, and artificial insemination. A new section on alternative farming that addresses reproduction in bison, elk, and deer. New to the equine section: stallion management, infertility, and breeding soundness evaluation. New to the bovine section: estrous cycle synchronization, reproductive biotechnology, ultrasonographic determination of fetal gender, heifer development, and diagnosis of abortion. New to the porcine section: artificial insemination, boar/stud management, diseases of postpartum period, and infectious disease control. New to the llama section: infectious disease and nutrition.

Kambuya's Cattle

The Legacy of an African Herdsman
Author: Walter Rochs Goldschmidt
Publisher: Univ of California Press
Category: Sapiny (African people)
Page: 242
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The Breeder's Gazette

A Weekly Publication Devoted ... to the Interests of Live-stock Breeders
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
Category: Livestock
Page: N.A
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Das Glasperlenspiel

Versuch einer Lebensbeschreibung des Magister Ludi Josef Knecht samt Knechts hinterlassenen Schriften
Author: Hermann Hesse
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783100315564
Page: 631
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Mit seinem Roman 'Das Glasperlenspiel', an dem der in der Schweiz lebende Hermann Hesse von 1931-1943 arbeitete, zog er die Summe seines Werkes und Denkens. Die immer grössere Verfinsterung der Epoche in diesen Jahren zwang ihn, seinen Gegenentwurf in immer neuen Anläufen zu präzisieren. Hesse wollte, dass das Buch auch in Deutschland erscheinen und seine Wirkung entfalten könnte, und übersetzte den Lebensroman des Josef Knecht in ein utopisches Gleichnis, das scheinbar zeitlos seine Zeit entlarvte.

A Skywatcher's Year

Author: Jeff Kanipe
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521634052
Category: Nature
Page: 189
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