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Lady Friday (The Keys to the Kingdom #5)

By Garth Nix
  • ISBN Code: : 0545278945
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Pages : 320
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
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The fifth book in Garth Nix's New York Times bestselling series! The fifth book in Garth Nix's New York Times-bestselling series!Four of the seven Trustees have been defeated and their Keys taken, but for Arthur, the week is still getting worse. Suzy Blue and Fred Gold Numbers have been captured by the Piper, and his New Nithling army still controls most of the Great Maze. Superior Saturday is causing trouble wherever she can, including turning off all the elevators in the House and blocking the Front Door. Amidst all this trouble, Arthur must weigh an offer from Lady Friday that is either a cunning trap for the Rightful Heir or a golden opportunity he must seize--before he's beaten to it!

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  • Category : Law
  • Members : 863
  • Pdf File: the-irish-yearbook-of-international-law-volume-13-2018.pdf

Book Short Summary:

The Irish Yearbook of International Law supports research into Ireland's practice in international affairs and foreign policy, filling a gap in existing legal scholarship and assisting in the dissemination of Irish policy and practice on matters of international law. On an annual basis, the Yearbook presents peer-reviewed academic articles and book reviews on general issues of international law. Designated correspondents provide reports on international law developments in Ireland, Irish practice in international bodies, and the law of the European Union as relevant to developments in Ireland. In addition, the Yearbook reproduces key documents that reflect Irish practice on contemporary issues of international law. This volume of the Yearbook includes a symposium on law and peacekeeping, and an article on the rights of migrants and refugees under the ECHR from Judge Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque.

Christian Theology in the Pluralistic World

By Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen
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  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Book Code : 1467456829
  • Total of Pages : 656
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 986
  • Pdf File: christian-theology-in-the-pluralistic-world.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Kärkkäinen’s acclaimed five-volume constructive theology abridged in one accessible volume Providing a new and unique way of doing theology in our pluralistic world, Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen presents historic Christian doctrines in relation to the natural sciences and four other living faiths—Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, and Hinduism. This textbook covers all systematic topics along with a host of current issues such as violence, colonialism, inclusivity, sociopolitical liberation, environmental care, and more. Accessible and student-friendly, Christian Theology in the Pluralistic World is the ideal text for exploring a theological vision at once rooted in the Christian tradition and constructive in its engagement with the complexities of our global, pluralistic world.

Princeton Review PSAT/NMSQT Prep, 2022

By The Princeton Review
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Princeton Review
  • Book Code : 0525572112
  • Total of Pages : 544
  • Category : Study Aids
  • Members : 516
  • Pdf File: princeton-review-psat-nmsqt-prep-2022.pdf

Book Short Summary:

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the PSAT/NMSQT with 3 full-length practice tests, thorough PSAT topic reviews, and everything you need to know about National Merit Scholarships. Techniques That Actually Work • Time-saving tips to help you effectively tackle the exam • Problem-solving tactics demonstrated on the trickiest test questions • Point-earning strategies for multiple-choice questions Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score • Up-to-date information on the PSAT/NMSQT • Comprehensive review for every section of the test • Key information and advice about National Merit Scholarships and the College Board's Opportunity Scholarships • Special section on additional math topics to ensure you have all the practice and review you need Practice Your Way to Perfection • 3 full-length practice tests (2 in the book and 1 online) with detailed answer explanations • 225+ drill questions throughout the book • Targeted math drills for geometry, quadratic equations, functions, and more

Beyond the Clouds

By Louise Smith
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  • Publisher : Kingdom Builders Publications, LLC
  • Book Code : 0578120488
  • Total of Pages : 117
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 410
  • Pdf File: beyond-the-clouds.pdf

Book Short Summary:

If you have a fascination with dreams and their interpretation, Beyond the Clouds (BTC) is a must read! BTC is an electrifying account of life experiences visions, and dreams with sound messages. Its riveting pages explore questions and answers to life struggles and triumphs. BTC will inspire and empower you through scripture and prophetic message. It is also a deeply personal book about Louise Smith’s love for God, and His love for her. BTC shares the personal stories about family and the great things God has done in her life, praise under pressure, the Word over worry and determination in the midst of disaster. You will also discover that there is a purpose to us all while learning approaches to our destiny. God the Creator supplies unlimited faith, courage and limitless imagination. Allow Beyond the Clouds to be a starting place for you in commitment and change.

The Castle of Perseverance

By David N Klausner
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  • Publisher : ISD LLC
  • Book Code : 1580444504
  • Total of Pages : 158
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Members : 120
  • Pdf File: the-castle-of-perseverance.pdf

Book Short Summary:

This edition is based upon a new transcription of The Castle of Perseverance, now published with a gloss, notes, glossary, and an introduction, to enable classroom study of this classic morality play. The Castle of Perseverance, like the other surviving morality plays, deals allegorically with the life of man, his struggle against temptation and sin, and his hope of final redemption. The play begins before Mankind's birth and concludes with his salvation after death, presented as a close call, and features both the traditional enemies of Mankind, the World, the Flesh and the Devil, as well as his two advisors, the Good Angel and the Bad Angel. Students of Middle English at all levels will find this edition useful in their studies of medieval morality plays.

The Gospel of Matthew

By Matt Woodley
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  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Book Code : 0830869387
  • Total of Pages : 301
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 428
  • Pdf File: the-gospel-of-matthew.pdf

Book Short Summary:

In this second book in the Resonate series, Matt Woodley takes you on a journey through the Gospel of Matthew, considering the audacious idea of a God with us--confronting us in the midst of all we've invested ourselves in and dedicated ourselves to, and encouraging us with the promise that the God who made us has a better life in mind for us.

War and Peace

By Christine Kinealy
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  • Publisher : Reaktion Books
  • Book Code : 178023113X
  • Total of Pages : 414
  • Category : History
  • Members : 842
  • Pdf File: war-and-peace.pdf

Book Short Summary:

In War and Peace:Ireland Since 1960, Christine Kinealy explores the political triumphs and travails in Ireland over the last five decades. War and Peace provides a thorough and up-to-date account of the unfolding of “The Troubles,” the three decades of violence and social unrest between the Catholic nationalists and the Protestant unionists. In addition, Kinealy examines the Republic of Ireland’s entry into the European Union in 1973, its often contentious relationship with England, and the changes in emigration during the period. Of additional interest to Kinealy is the effect of the women’s movement, which has given rise to the election of two female presidents, proving Ireland’s ability to accept and internalize change.

The Architecture of Democracy

By Andrew Reynolds
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  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Book Code : 0191529850
  • Total of Pages : 530
  • Category : Political Science
  • Members : 504
  • Pdf File: the-architecture-of-democracy.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Democratic design is increasingly seen as the key to crafting stability in the fragile states of the developing world. Getting the democratic institutions right may not guarantee success but getting them wrong has led to violent collapse in many socially divided states. The Architecture of Democracy brings together both theory and case study evidence to provide the reader with an excellent overview of the cutting edge of academic debate and its practical implications for democratic design in the 21st century. The discipline of constitutional engineering reached maturity in the 1990s with theories of ethnic polarization and democratic conflict management being applied in trouble spots across the globe. Andrew Reynolds brings together the leading lights of the discipline to discuss the successes and failures of constitutional design. The two icons of modern constitutional design, Arend Lijphart and Donald Horowitz, lead off by debating their own contributions to the field. Then Olga Shvetsova, Timothy Frye, and José Antônio Cheibub, present important new evidence from Europe, the Central and Eastern Europe/Asia, and Latin America. Steven Solnick, Yash Ghai, Pippa Norris, and Rein Taagepera analyze the effects of presdential and parliamentary systems, issues of federalism and autonomy, and the varying impact of electoral systems. The book concludes with Brij Lal's case study of Fiji, Brendan O'Leary on Northern Ireland, Bereket Habte Selassie on Eritrea, William Liddle on Indonesia, Rotimi Suburu and Larry Diamond on Nigeria, and David Stuligross and Ashutosh Varshney on India. The Architecture of Democracy is the culmination of the study of constitutional engineering in the third wave of democracy and sets parameters for this crucial research as democracy diffuses across the world.

Collins' Illustrated Guide to London and Neighbourhood

By Anonymous
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  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 2014
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 841
  • Pdf File: collins-illustrated-guide-to-london-and-neighbourhood.pdf

Book Short Summary:

"Collins' Illustrated Guide to London and Neighbourhood" by Anonymous. 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.

Low Tech Hacking

By Jack Wiles,Terry Gudaitis,Jennifer Jabbusch,Russ Rogers,Sean Lowther
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Book Code : 1597496669
  • Total of Pages : 264
  • Category : Computers
  • Members : 124
  • Pdf File: low-tech-hacking.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Low Tech Hacking teaches your students how to avoid and defend against some of the simplest and most common hacks. Criminals using hacking techniques can cost corporations, governments, and individuals millions of dollars each year. While the media focuses on the grand-scale attacks that have been planned for months and executed by teams and countries, there are thousands more that aren't broadcast. This book focuses on the everyday hacks that, while simple in nature, actually add up to the most significant losses. It provides detailed descriptions of potential threats and vulnerabilities, many of which the majority of the information systems world may be unaware. It contains insider knowledge of what could be your most likely low-tech threat, with timely advice from some of the top security minds in the world. Author Jack Wiles spent many years as an inside penetration testing team leader, proving that these threats and vulnerabilities exist and their countermeasures work. His contributing authors are among the best in the world in their respective areas of expertise. The book is organized into 8 chapters covering social engineering; locks and ways to low tech hack them; low tech wireless hacking; low tech targeting and surveillance; low tech hacking for the penetration tester; the law on low tech hacking; and information security awareness training as a countermeasure to employee risk. This book will be a valuable resource for penetration testers, internal auditors, information systems auditors, CIOs, CISOs, risk managers, fraud investigators, system administrators, private investigators, ethical hackers, black hat hackers, corporate attorneys, and members of local, state, and federal law enforcement. Contains insider knowledge of what could be your most likely Low Tech threat Includes timely advice from some of the top security minds in the world Covers many detailed countermeasures that you can employ to improve your security posture

Some Thoughts About God's Word

By Dr. James R. Hoston
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  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Book Code : 1512751480
  • Total of Pages : 370
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 266
  • Pdf File: some-thoughts-about-god-s-word.pdf

Book Short Summary:

The history of this book began when the author was asked to broadcast daily devotionals on local radio. Response to those broadcasts has ultimately resulted in the publication of this book. The thoughts expressed in the readings capitalize on the reality of the Bible in life and life in the Bible. Readers will be given opportunity to notice ways the scriptures relate to common attitudes, responses and interactions. Questions are provided at the conclusion each reading to promote personal reflection and introspection. Each devotional reading provides example, encouragement and motivation for biblical responses and godly living.