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Might Magic: Heroes VI

By Maciej Kozłowski
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Litres
  • Isbn : 5042733892
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  • Category : Computers
  • Reads : 474
  • File Pdf: might-magic.pdf

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W niniejszym poradniku do gry Might & Magic: Heroes VI zostało opisane wszystko to, co jest niezbędne do właściwego kierowania Świątynią. Poza kompletną solucją, opracowanie zawiera szczegółowe opisy jednostek, budowli, zdolności oraz rozwój bohaterów. Might & Magic: Heroes VI – Świątynia – poradnik do gry zawiera poszukiwane przez graczy tematy i lokacje jak m.in. 2 misja – mapy (Kampania) 4 misja – Tyś życiem w śmierci i śmiercią w życiu (Kampania) 2 misja – Kręte schody (Kampania) 3 misja – Fala mętna od krwi (Kampania) 1 misja – Wściekłość i grząskość (Kampania) 4 misja – mapy (Kampania) Żarłacz / Wanizame (Jednostki) Źródlana nimfa / Mizu-Kami (Jednostki) Śnieżna efemeryda / Yuki-Onna (Jednostki) Koralowa kapłanka / Perłowa kapłanka (Jednostki) Informacja o grze Might & Magic: Heroes VI to szósta część popularnej serii turowych strategii fantasy. Tym razem za grę odpowiada studio Black Hole Games, które stworzyło grę Warhammer: Mark of Chaos. Akcja Might & Magic: Heroes VI rozpoczyna się 400 lat przed wydarzeniami znanymi z piątej części i rzuca nas w środek konfliktu między aniołami a demonami. Gra Might & Magic: Heroes VI, dobrze przyjęta zarówno przez krytyków, jak i graczy, to przedstawiciel gatunku gier strategicznych. Tytuł wydany został w Polsce w 2011 roku i dostępny jest na platformie PC. Wersja językowa oficjalnie dystrybuowana na terenie kraju to: pełna polska.

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  • File Pdf: standish-o-grady-s-cuculain.pdf

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Between 1878 and 1881, Standish O’Grady published a three-volume History of Ireland that simultaneously recounted the heroic ancient past of the Irish people and helped to usher in a new era of cultural revival and political upheaval. At the heart of this history was the figure of Cuculain, the great mythic hero who would inspire a generation of writers and revolutionaries, from W. B. Yeats and Lady Augusta Gregory to Patrick Pearse. Despite the profound influence O’Grady’s writings had on literary and political culture in Ireland, they are not as well known as they should be, particularly in view of the increasingly global interest in Irish culture. This critical edition of the Cuculain legend offers a concise, abridged version of the central story in History of Ireland—the rise of the young warrior, his famous exploits in the Táin Bó Cualinge (The Cattle Raid of Cooley), and his heroic death. Castle and Bixby’s edition also includes a scholarly introduction, biography, timeline, glossary, editorial notes, and critical essays, demonstrating the significance of O’Grady’s writing for the continued reimagining of Ireland’s past, present, and future. Inviting a new generation of readers to encounter this work, the volume provides the tools necessary to appreciate both O’Grady’s enduring importance as a writer and Cuculain’s continuing resonance as a cultural icon.

The Ramayana and Mahabharata Condensed into English Verse

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  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Isbn : 048614352X
  • Pages : 368
  • Category : Philosophy
  • Reads : 821
  • File Pdf: the-ramayana-and-mahabharata-condensed-into-english-verse.pdf

Book Summary:

Two great epics of the ancient Hindus: the Ramayana, recounting the adventures of a banished prince, and the Mahabharata, based on the legends surrounding a war. Condensed version features selections linked with short notes.

The Rigveda: 3-Volume Set

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  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Isbn : 0199720789
  • Pages : 1728
  • Category : History
  • Reads : 776
  • File Pdf: the-rigveda.pdf

Book Summary:

The Rigveda is the oldest Sanskrit text, consisting of over one thousand hymns dedicated to various divinities of the Vedic tradition. Orally composed and orally transmitted for several millennia, the hymns display remarkable poetic complexity and religious sophistication. As the culmination of the long tradition of Indo-Iranian oral-formulaic praise poetry and the first monument of specifically Indian religiosity and literature, the Rigveda is crucial to the understanding both of Indo-European and Indo-Iranian cultural prehistory and of later Indian religious history and high literature. This new translation represents the first complete scholarly translation into English in over a century and utilizes the results of the intense research of the last century on the language and the ritual system of the text. The focus of this translation is on the poetic techniques and structures utilized by the bards and on the ways that the poetry intersects with and dynamically expresses the ritual underpinnings of the text.

Sir James Frazer And The Literary Imagination

By Robert Fraser
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Isbn : 1349209201
  • Pages : 318
  • Category : Social Science
  • Reads : 117
  • File Pdf: sir-james-frazer-and-the-literary-imagination.pdf

Book Summary:

Read and download full book Sir James Frazer And The Literary Imagination

Classic Home Video Games, 1989Ð1990

By Brett Weiss
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Isbn : 0786492317
  • Pages : 344
  • Category : Games & Activities
  • Reads : 954
  • File Pdf: classic-home-video-games-1989Ð1990.pdf

Book Summary:

The third in a series about home video games, this detailed reference work features descriptions and reviews of every official U.S.–released game for the Neo Geo, Sega Genesis and TurboGrafx-16, which, in 1989, ushered in the 16-bit era of gaming. Organized alphabetically by console brand, each chapter includes a description of the game system followed by substantive entries for every game released for that console. Video game entries include historical information, gameplay details, the author’s critique, and, when appropriate, comparisons to similar games. Appendices list and offer brief descriptions of all the games for the Atari Lynx and Nintendo Game Boy, and catalogue and describe the add-ons to the consoles covered herein—Neo Geo CD, Sega CD, Sega 32X and TurboGrafx-CD.

Shakespeare's Sililoquies

By Ingeborg Boltz,Wolfgang Clemen
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Isbn : 1135032890
  • Pages : 224
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Reads : 128
  • File Pdf: shakespeare-s-sililoquies.pdf

Book Summary:

First published in 1987. Often the best known and most memorable passages in Shakespeare's plays, the soliloquies, also tend to be the focal points in the drama. Twenty-seven soliloquies are examined in this work, illustrating how the spectator or reader is led to the soliloquy and how the drama is continued afterwards. The detailed structure of each soliloquy is discussed, as well as examining them within the structure of the entire play - thereby extending the interpretation of the work as a whole.

The Routledge Handbook of Women’s Work in Music

By Rhiannon Mathias
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Isbn : 042957715X
  • Pages : 488
  • Category : Music
  • Reads : 444
  • File Pdf: the-routledge-handbook-of-women-s-work-in-music.pdf

Book Summary:

The Routledge Handbook of Women’s Work in Music presents a unique collection of core research by academics and music practitioners from around the world, engaging with an extraordinarily wide range of topics on women’s contributions to Western and Eastern art music, popular music, world music, music education, ethnomusicology as well as in the music industries. The handbook falls into six parts. Part I serves as an introduction to the rich variety of subject matter the reader can expect to encounter in the handbook as a whole. Part II focuses on what might be termed the more traditional strand of feminist musicology – research which highlights the work of historical and/or neglected composers. Part III explores topics concerned with feminist aesthetics and music creation and Part IV focuses on questions addressing the performance and reception of music and musicians. The narrative of the handbook shifts in Part V to focus on opportunities and leadership in the music professions from a Western perspective. The final section of the handbook (Part VI) provides new frames of context for women’s positions as workers, educators, patrons, activists and promoters of music. This is a key reference work for advanced undergraduates, postgraduates and researchers in music and gender.

Shakespeare Basics for Grown-Ups

By E. Foley,B. Coates
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Isbn : 0698188209
  • Pages : 336
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Reads : 843
  • File Pdf: shakespeare-basics-for-grown-ups.pdf

Book Summary:

An essential guide to Shakespeare, from the international bestselling authors of Homework for Grown-Ups The Bard was so incredibly prolific that even most Shakespeare scholars would welcome the occasional refresher course, and most of the rest of us haven’t even got a clue as to what a petard actually is. Fear not, the bestselling authors of Homework for Grown-Ups are here to help. For parents keen to help with their children’s homework, casual theatre-goers who want to enhance their enjoyment and understanding, and the general reader who feels they should probably know more, Shakespeare Basics for Grown-Ups includes information on the key works, historical context, contemporaries and influences, famous speeches and quotations, modern day adaptations, and much, much more.

Some Wine and Honey for Simon

By A. Joseph Ferrara,Herbert B. Huffmon
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Isbn : 1532692986
  • Pages : 278
  • Category : Religion
  • Reads : 420
  • File Pdf: some-wine-and-honey-for-simon.pdf

Book Summary:

This volume celebrates the life and work of the late Simon B. Parker (1940-2006), the Harrell F. Beck Scholar of Hebrew Scripture at the School of Theology and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Boston University. Contributors Edward L. Greenstein Mark S. Smith Karel van der Toorn Steve A. Wiggins N. Wyatt Katheryn Pfisterer Darr David Marcus Herbert B. Huffmon Bernard F. Batto Tim Koch F. W. Dobbs-Allsopp Amy Limpitlaw

The Perception of the Past in 12th Century Europe

By Paul Magdalino
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Isbn : 0826441521
  • Pages : 256
  • Category : History
  • Reads : 277
  • File Pdf: the-perception-of-the-past-in-12th-century-europe.pdf

Book Summary:

The way people see the past tells us much about their present interests and about their sense of identity. This book examines both what men of the day knew about their past, and in particular about the Roman Empire, and shows how such knowledge was used to authenticate claims and attitudes. These original essays, by distinguished scholars, are wide-ranging both geographically, from Russia to Iberia, and in scope, dealing with legal, ecclesiastical, noble and scholarly attitudes.

The Facts About Shakespeare

By Ashley Horace Thorndike,William Allan Neilson
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Isbn : EAN:4057664583925
  • Pages : 410
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 665
  • File Pdf: the-facts-about-shakespeare.pdf

Book Summary:

"The Facts About Shakespeare" by Ashley Horace Thorndike, William Allan Neilson. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

By Edward Gibbon
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Cosimo, Inc.
  • Isbn : 1605201294
  • Pages : 580
  • Category : History
  • Reads : 511
  • File Pdf: the-history-of-the-decline-and-fall-of-the-roman-empire.pdf

Book Summary:

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire is Edward Gibbon's magnum opus, written and published over a 13-year period beginning in 1776. It not only chronicles the events of the downfall starting with the end of the rule of Marcus Aurelius, but proposes a theory as to why Rome collapsed: the populace, Gibbon theorizes, lost its moral fortitude, its militaristic will, and its sense of civic duty. History is considered a classic in world literature, and Gibbon is sometimes called the first "modern historian" for his insistence upon using primary sources for his research. Many scholars today still use his highly regarded work as reference. In this sixth of seven volumes, readers will find Chapter 52 ("More Conquests by the Arabs") through Chapter 63 ("Civil Wars and the Ruin of the Greek Empire"), which cover the continued wars between Constantinople and the Arabs; the rise of Harun al Rashid; Islamic advances in the sciences; the invasion of Rome by the Saracens; the state of the Byzantine Empire in the 10th century; the rise of Greek power and influence in the Eastern Roman Empire; the Paulicans; the establishment of a Bulgarian kingdom; the origin of the Russian monarchy; the rise of the Normans in Italy; the life of Robert Guiscard; the many conquests of Sicily; the origin of the Seljuk Turks and their empire; the Turkish conquest of Jerusalem; the First, Second, and Third Crusades; the break between the Greeks and Latins in Constantinople; the rule of Emperor Baldwin I; the resurgence of Greek power in Constantinople; the origins of the family of Courtenay; and the establishment of the Greek Empire. English parliamentarian and historian EDWARD GIBBON (1737-1794) attended Magdelan College, Oxford for 14 months before his father sent him to Lausanne, Switzerland, where he continued his education. He published Essai sur l'tude de la Littrature (1761) and other autobiographical works, including Mmoire Justificatif pour servir de Rponse l'Expos, etc. de la Cour de France (1779).

King Arthur

By Edward Donald Kennedy
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Isbn : 1135367205
  • Pages : 368
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Reads : 353
  • File Pdf: king-arthur.pdf

Book Summary:

First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Genie and Paul

By Natasha Soobramanien
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Myriad Editions
  • Isbn : 1908434163
  • Pages : 240
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 651
  • File Pdf: genie-and-paul.pdf

Book Summary:

One morning in May 2003, on the cyclone-ravaged island of Rodrigues in the Indian Ocean, the body of a man washes up on the beach. Six weeks previously, the night Tropical Cyclone Kalunde first gathered force, destruction of another kind hit twenty-six-year-old Genie Lallan and her life in London: after a night out with her brother she wakes up in hospital to discover that he's disappeared. Where has Paul gone and why did he abandon her at the club where she collapsed? Genie's search for him leads her to Rodrigues, sister island to Mauritius - their island of origin, and for Paul, the only place he has ever felt at home. Will Genie track Paul down? And what will she find if she does? An imaginative reworking of the French 18th century classic, 'Paul et Virginie', set in London, Mauritius and Rodrigues, Genie and Paul is an utterly original love story: the story of a sister's love for a lost brother, and the story of his love for an island that has never really existed.

Naming Your Little Geek

By Scott Rubin
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Workman Publishing
  • Isbn : 164170344X
  • Pages : 416
  • Category : Family & Relationships
  • Reads : 898
  • File Pdf: naming-your-little-geek.pdf

Book Summary:

The ultimate book of baby names for comic book nerds, sci-fi fans and more—with the meanings and stories behind more than 1,000 names! Having trouble finding a baby name that celebrates your favorite fandom? Whether you want your child’s name to stand out in a crowd or fit in on the playground, Naming Your Little Geek is here to save the day! This ultimate guidebook is complete with every name a geek could want to give their baby—from Anakin and Frodo to Indiana and Clark; and from Gwen and Wanda to Buffy and Xena—plus their meanings, and a list of all the legends who have borne them. Naming Your Little Geek covers everything from comic book superheroes to role-playing game icons, Starfleet officers to sword and sorcery legends with characters who have appeared on film and TV, in novels and comic books, on the tabletop, and beyond. With nearly 1,100 names referencing more than 4,400 characters from over 1,800 unique sources, it's the perfect resource for parents naming a child or anyone looking for a super cool and meaningful new name.

Psyche

By Erwin Rohde
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Isbn : 1317830113
  • Pages : 644
  • Category : Philosophy
  • Reads : 486
  • File Pdf: psyche.pdf

Book Summary:

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Shakespeare and Emotions

By R. White,K. O'Loughlin,Mark Houlahan
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Isbn : 1137464763
  • Pages : 270
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Reads : 940
  • File Pdf: shakespeare-and-emotions.pdf

Book Summary:

This collection of essays approaches the works of Shakespeare from the topical perspective of the History of Emotions. Contributions come from established and emergent scholars from a range of disciplines, including performance history, musicology and literary history.

The Mythology and History of Witchcraft

By Frederick George Lee,E. Lynn Linton,Howard Williams,Walter Scott,Jules Michelet,M. Schele de Vere,John Ashton,William Godwin,W. H. Davenport Adams,Charles Mackay,George Moir,John G. Campbell,John Maxwell Wood,Bram Stoker,Wilhelm Meinhold,Cotton Mather,Increase Mather,Charles Wentworth Upham,M. V. B. Perley,James Thacher,William P. Upham,Samuel Roberts Wells,John M. Taylor,Allen Putnam
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Isbn : EAN:4057664185969
  • Pages : 5971
  • Category : Religion
  • Reads : 466
  • File Pdf: the-mythology-and-history-of-witchcraft.pdf

Book Summary:

This meticulously edited collection on witchcraft is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Introduction to Witchcraft: The Superstitions of Witchcraft by Howard Williams The Devil in Britain and America by John Ashton Witchcraft in Europe: History of Magic and Witchcraft: Magic and Witchcraft Lives of the Necromancers Witch, Warlock, and Magician Practitioners of Magic & Witchcraft and Clairvoyance Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch Sidonia, the Sorceress La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages Tales & Legends: Witchcraft & Second Sight in the Highlands & Islands of Scotland Witch Stories Studies: The Witch Mania Witchcraft and Superstitious Record in the South-Western District of Scotland Modern Magic Witchcraft in America: The Wonders of the Invisible World Salem Witchcraft Salem Witchcraft and Cotton Mather A History of the Salem Village Witchcraft Trials An Account of the Witchcraft Delusion at Salem in 1682 House of John Procter, Witchcraft Martyr, 1692 Studies: The Salem Witchcraft, the Planchette Mystery, and Modern Spiritualism by Samuel Roberts Wells The Witchcraft Delusion in Colonial Connecticut (1647-1697) by John M. Taylor Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam On Witchcraft: Glimpses of the Supernatural – Witchcraft and Necromancy by Frederick George Lee Letters On Demonology And Witchcraft by Sir Walter Scott