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
ISBN: 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.

The Breeder's Gazette

A Weekly Publication Devoted ... to the Interests of Live-stock Breeders
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Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 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: Suhrkamp Verlag
ISBN: 3518765906
Category: Fiction
Page: 920
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Dies ist Hermann Hesses letztes, sein wichtigstes und anspruchsvollstes Werk. Es ist ein Buch der Zukunft: Der Autor transportiert das Leben seines Helden Josef Knecht in das Jahr 2200. Er entwickelt mit dem »Glasperlenspiel«, in dem nicht weniger als das Streben nach Wahrheit auf dem Spiel steht, eine Utopie. »Er hat Ratsuchenden gezeigt, wie sie bei sich selbst Rat finden konnten. Die persönlichste Hilfe hat er dadurch geleistet, daß er das Bescheidwissen verweigerte ... Dies war sein Engagement, daß er sich für kein Programm engagieren ließ, keinen Zement für eine Weltanschauung lieferte. ... Hesse war ein Meister im Sinn des Tao: er spricht, damit sich der Schüler selbst versteht; spricht er dem Meister aber nach, so hat er nichts verstanden. Hesses Schriften sind Wittgensteinsche Leitern; ist die Mauer erstiegen, werden sie nicht mehr benötigt.« Adolf Muschg

A Dictionary of the English Language

In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, Explained in Their Different Meanings, and Authorized by the Names of the Writers in Whose Works They are Found
Author: Samuel Johnson
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: English language
Page: N.A
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