Category Archives: Modern

  • -

Bram Stoker and the Gothic: Formations to Transformations

Category : Modern

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.03 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

It was an era when major artists were fundamentally questioning and reinventing their art forms: Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso in painting, James Joyce and Gertrude Stein in literature, Isadora Duncan in dance, Igor Stravinsky in music, and Frank Lloyd Wright in architecture. G515,4 American Philip Johnson may be the most famous of all postmodern architects. Hodgson asked his first questions about the shrine in December, 1884: Madame Blavatsky professed ignorance on the subject, saying she had been unable to discover what had been done with the Shrine.
"Read More"

  • -

Francis Bacon and the Seventeenth-Century Intellectual

Category : Modern

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.24 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The manufactures, public works, and private speculations, which are making a return, enabling them to defray the charge attending the more expensive medium of circulation, will struggle on as they can, with less profit by the direct amount, and more disadvantages arising from the means of circulation being at the mercy of winds and waves, and subjected to long and perilous transportation before the gold reaches them. An image done in the style of Andy Warhol, who arguably extended and innovated the Pop Art movement.
"Read More"

  • -

Shakespearean Continuities: Essays in Honour of E. A. J.

Category : Modern

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.31 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In Western Europe up until the 17th century, most scholarly work was written in Latin, so works written in a native language, such as English, Italian or German, were said to be The Tales include: The General Prologue ,The Knight's Tale, The Miller's Tale, The Cook's Tale, The Man of Law's Tale, The Wife of Bath's Tale, The Friar's Tale, The Summoner's Tale, The Clerk's Tale, The Merchant's Tale, The Squire's (Excerpted from) The Wife of Bath's Tale Heere bigynneth the Tale of the Wyf of Bathe.
"Read More"

  • -

100 American Crime Writers (Crime Files)

Category : Modern

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.02 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

PMID:27102763 We examine the influence of the SORCE (Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment) SIM (Spectral Irradiance Monitor) observed spectral solar irradiance (SSI) variations on Earth's climate. He opened up new pathways for modern art, and possessed a radical individuality that defies classification or stereotype. The kinetics of reconstruction and reversibility were established by measuring the surface wettability via dynamic contact angle. The invisible church is the group of people from all time who comprise the elect.
"Read More"

  • -

The Real History of Tom Jones

Category : Modern

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.31 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

We look for what is =useful,= sir, and to what is useful only; and our march towards utility is not to be interrupted by reference to antiquated treaties, or obsolete prejudices. But with the return of Beethoven’s friends to Vienna and the resumption of normal conditions there was pressure for the opera’s revival, though also a general agreement that it had failed in part from its excessive length and in particular from the slowness of some of the earlier scenes.
"Read More"

  • -

Reconfiguring Modernism: Explorations in the Relationship

Category : Modern

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.42 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Perhaps such blemishes can never be fully erased, but the strides that were taken in the twentieth century were remarkable by any measure. How did African Americans shape their lives under a system of exploitation? Ranjit Singh had been statesman enough to keep the peace with the British, who already held all the terri- tory to the east of the I'anjab; but he was not long dead before the Sikh leaders, in the i)ridc of their old military mtT^ ;•» »'-n* ■.-•^t.'". f I FIXL UKFKNt K «H TICI.
"Read More"

  • -

Borrowed Imagination: The British Romantic Poets and Their

Category : Modern

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.83 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Typically, time is plotted along the horizontal x-axis of a graph, and the variable measured or to be predicted is plotted along the vertical y-axis. Has faith in a doctrines of absolutism and bases beliefs, values and hope on a revealed doctrine Is a moral relativist and bases beliefs, values and hope on an agreed upon doctrine Believes that humans are free to choose their own sexuality and identity. The small notes thus circulated in the most distant parts of Scotland, return, indeed, in process of time, to the Banks which issued them; but the course of their return is so slow and circuitous, that the interest accruing on them during their absence amply reimburses the capitalist for the trouble and risk which attend the supply.
"Read More"

  • -

George Eliot, Music and Victorian Culture

Category : Modern

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.83 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Only the visible world is shown; scenes centering on mythology, history or religion were avoided. During the course of the semester, students will learn how modern historians assess the Bible as a historical resource, and will consult other sources from the ancient world, both textual and archaeological. The Arabs knew these islands through Ptolemy, and called them Jaza’ir al-Khalidat [The Eternal Isles], presumably a version of the Greek name. K)werful sun in its meridian splendour ' Chri-if tells us to forgive our enemies, yea, to bless them that rurM u>, and pray for them that despilefully use us; he tells us, when one smites the ri^ht cheek, to turn the left towards him.
"Read More"

  • -

The Legal Thriller from Gardner to Grisham: See you in

Category : Modern

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.44 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The contents of the volume before us are more properly gleanings than relics--- the refuse and sweepings of the shop, rather than the commodities which might be deemed contraband. The most frightful distor- tions of past events, and the foulest slanders both of the Government and of individual Europeans went the round of the press, and did their poisonous work. Knowing Him to be all-comprehending and complete, keep your hearts well established on Him.= ' Take Heed unto I'ourseives, 5. ' A Word in Season, jj-jj. ^w^^mif^wKs^i^i^^ff^^^^imm^ .1! 134 MODERN RELIGIOUS MOVEMENTS IN INDIA Christian influence is very distinctly visible In his teaching at several jx)ints, notably in his attitude to idolatry, his free- dom from the grip of transmigralit)n, and his conception of the equality of man and woman. 2.
"Read More"

  • -

Edwardian Bloomsbury: The Early Literary History of the

Category : Modern

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.98 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The Autobiography stops short at the beginning of 1857, and we are without information of his activities until i860. Creative Projects should be undertaken only by students who have an extensive background and/or an undergraduate degree in one of these areas, and who have continued to concentrate in this area in their HUX courses. Although they both agree that a military revolution occurred, they disagree on the timing of a revolution in war.
"Read More"