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Sleep Medicine

By Teofilo Lee-Chiong
  • ISBN Code: : 9780199719266
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Pages : 720
  • Category : Medical
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  • Book Compatibility : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Pdf : sleep-medicine.pdf

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Sleep Medicine is one of the fastest growing fields of medicine and of strong interest to neurologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, pulmonologists, otolaryngologists, and the technologists who perform sleep studies. Almost all of the major medical centers in the US now have centers for sleep disorders. In 2007, sleep medicine will become an official medical subspecialty, with board examinations being administered by the American Board of Medical Specialties. Sleep Medicine: Essentials and Review will cover this new field by providing a book that can be used both as a practical, outline-style text for managing sleep disorders and as a "high yield" review for preparing for the sleep medicine board exam. In addition to the text, the author will include 150 board-type multiple choice questions with answers and explanations. Dr. Lee-Chiong is a major authority in the field and author of a comprehensive sleep medicine textbook.

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On the Mystery of Being

By Zaya Benazzo,Maurizio Benazzo
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  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Book Code : 1684033977
  • Total of Pages : 248
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Members : 201
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Who are we? What is our place in this vast and ever-evolving universe? Where do science and spirituality meet? If you’ve pondered these questions, you’re not alone. Join some of the most spiritually curious and renowned minds of our time for an exploration into the mystery of being. From founders of the Science and Nonduality (SAND) conference, Maurizio and Zaya Benazzo, On the Mystery of Being brings together an array of visionary spiritual leaders, psychologists, philosophers, scientists, teachers, authors, and healers to celebrate and explore what it means to be human. This beautifully arranged collection of essays and insights highlight topics on the convergence of spirituality and science, weaving scientific theory and spiritual wisdom from some of the most influential thinkers of our time—including Deepak Chopra, Rupert Spira, Adyashanti, and many more—with pieces that get straight to the heart of the matter. As a powerful antidote to our chaotic and materialist modern world, this dazzling volume offers timeless wisdom and new insight into humanity’s age-old questions. On the Mystery of Being also reveals the cutting-edge explorations at the intersection of science and spirituality today. May it encourage your spirit, challenge your mind, and deepen your understanding of our interconnectedness.

Imagining the Nation

By Daina Stukuls Eglitis
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  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Book Code : 0271023813
  • Total of Pages : 280
  • Category : History
  • Members : 711
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Every epoch produces its own notions of social change, and the post-Communist societies of Eastern Europe are no exception. Imagining the Nation explores the fate of contemporary Latvia, a small country with a big story that is relevant for anyone wishing to better understand the nature of post-Communist transitions. As Latvia and other former Soviet-bloc countries seek to rebuild and transform their societies, what is the central dynamic at work? In Imagining the Nation, Daina Stukuls Eglitis finds that in virtually all aspects of life the guiding sentiment among Latvians has been a desire for normality in the wake of the "deformations" that marked the half-century of Soviet rule. In seeking to return to normality, many people look to the West for models; others look back in time to the period of Latvian independence from 1918 to 1940 before the years of Soviet domination. Ultimately, the changes in Latvia and other Eastern European countries are closely tied to a vital reimagining of the past, as the logic of progress long associated with "revolution" is amalgamated with nostalgia for what is gone. The radiant utopias of revolution give way to widely shared aspirations for a return to the normal in politics, place names, private property, and even gender relations. Eglitis draws upon published and unpublished documents, campaign posters, maps, and monuments, as well as interviews with Latvians from all walks of life. The resulting picture of life in contemporary Latvia offers fresh perspective on a dilemma facing millions throughout the post-Communist world.

High Work

By Walter Miller
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  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Book Code : 1452060452
  • Total of Pages : 266
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 158
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“High Work” a novel by Walter Miller Synopsis Two Polish, Chicago accordion playing brothers. Travel the country working construction on the great monuments built during the depression; Mount Rushmore, Empire State Building, Hoover Dam and the Golden Gate Bridge.

The Bears of Brooks Falls: Wildlife and Survival on Alaska's Brooks River

By Michael Fitz
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  • Publisher : The Countryman Press
  • Book Code : 168268511X
  • Total of Pages : 288
  • Category : Nature
  • Members : 714
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A natural history and celebration of the famous bears and salmon of Brooks River. On the Alaska Peninsula, where exceptional landscapes are commonplace, a small river attracts attention far beyond its scale. Each year, from summer to early fall, brown bears and salmon gather at Brooks River to create one of North America’s greatest wildlife spectacles. As the salmon leap from the cascade, dozens of bears are there to catch them (with as many as forty-three bears sighted in a single day), and thousands of people come to watch in person or on the National Park Service’s popular Brooks Falls Bearcam. The Bears of Brooks Falls tells the story of this region and the bears that made it famous in three parts. The first forms an ecological history of the region, from its dormancy 30,000 years ago to the volcanic events that transformed it into the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes. The central and longest section is a deep dive into the lives of the wildlife along the Brooks River, especially the bears and salmon. Readers will learn about the bears’ winter hibernation, mating season, hunting rituals, migration patterns, and their relationship with Alaska’s changing environment. Finally, the book explores the human impact, both positive and negative, on this special region and its wild population.

Lessing Yearbook / Jahrbuch XLVI, 2019

By Lessing Society,Carl Niekerk,Heidi Schlipphacke,Monika Nenon
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  • Publisher : Wallstein Verlag
  • Book Code : 3835343998
  • Total of Pages : 224
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Members : 468
  • Pdf File: lessing-yearbook-jahrbuch-xlvi-2019.pdf

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Das Lessing Yearbook/Jahrbuch 2019 beschäftigt sich mit der Beziehung zwischen der deutschen und der französischen bzw. der deutschen und der italienischen Aufklärung. Mit Beiträgen zu Bodmer, Lessing und Dante; Lyrik der Frühaufklärung und weibliche Traditionslinien; Lessings und Lichtenbergs Kenntnisse der italienischen Literatur; Lessings Terrasson-Rezeption; Die Rolle der Deklamation in der europäischen Aufklärung; Ludwig Unzers "Sehnsucht nach Italien"; die deutsche Candide-Rezeption; Wieland und die französische Aufklärung und Italien in deutschen Reiseberichten der Spätaufklärung.

Robert Southey: Poetical Works 1793–1810 Vol 2

By Lynda Pratt,Tim Fulford,Daniel Roberts
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Book Code : 1000748448
  • Total of Pages : 2624
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Members : 541
  • Pdf File: robert-southey.pdf

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This edition of Robert Southey's early poetry seeks to restore Southey the poet to his place at the centre of late 18th and early 19th century British literary culture. This collection of his poetical works critically reassesses Southey's epics and romances.

The Poetical Works

By Robert Southey
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  • Publisher : Georg Olms Verlag
  • Book Code : 9783487409023
  • Total of Pages : 800
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