Two Hippocratic Treatises On Sight And On Anatomy

Author: Elizabeth M. Craik
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
ISBN: 9789004153967
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This is a new edition, with translation, introduction and commentary, of two short Hippocratic texts: On Sight and On Anatomy. Both content and language are closely analysed to interpret the works in the context of Greek medical writing.

Paper Fish

Author: Tina De Rosa
Publisher: Feminist Press at CUNY
ISBN: 9781558614390
Size: 59.10 MB
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New edition of "an extraordinary novel by the Zora Neale Hurston of Italian American Culture."--LA Times

The Vatican Mythographers

Author: Ronald E. Pepin
Publisher: Fordham Univ Press
ISBN: 0823228924
Size: 56.43 MB
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The extensive collection of myths illustrates how this material was used for moral lessons. To date, the works of the Vatican Mythographers have remained inaccessible to scholars and students without a good working knowledge of Latin.

Dante For The New Millennium

Author: Teodolinda Barolini
Publisher: Fordham Univ Press
ISBN: 9780823222728
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The twenty-five original essays in this ... book constitute both a ... survey of Dante scholarship and a detailed manifesto for ... understanding of one of the world's great poets .

Fire In The City

Author: Lauro Martines
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199884308
Size: 60.12 MB
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" But as Martines shows, this is a caricature of the truth--the version propagated by the wealthy and powerful who feared the political reforms he represented.

The New Palgrave Dictionary Of Economics

Author: NA NA
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1349588024
Size: 54.71 MB
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Consisting of over 1,900 articles written by leading figures in the field including Nobel prize winners, this is the definitive scholarly reference work for a new generation of economists. Regularly updated!


Author: Paul Fussell
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198020325
Size: 56.85 MB
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A book about the meaning of travel, about how important the topic has been for writers for two and a half centuries, and about how excellent the literature of travel happened to be in England and America in the 1920s and 30s.

The Sign Of The Cross

Author: Colm Tóibín
Publisher: Vintage Books
ISBN: 9780679758556
Size: 37.32 MB
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The author explores the role of Catholicism in the lives of people throughout Europe and reexamines its impact on his own life quot;A writer of considerable poetic gifts. Toibin's descriptions are enlivening."--Los An

Translating Ireland

Author: Michael Cronin
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Translating Ireland explores centuries of translation activity during which the languages, cultures and literatures of Ireland have been affected by the work of Irish translators in Ireland and elsewhere.