Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics, Vol. 111 by Peter W. Hawkes

By Peter W. Hawkes

Advances in Imaging & Electron Physics merges long-running serials--Advances in Electronics & Electron Physics and Advances in Optical & Electron Microscopy . The sequence gains prolonged articles at the physics of electron units (especially semiconductor devices), particle optics at low and high energies, microlithography, photograph technological know-how and electronic snapshot processing, electromagnetic wave propagation, electron microscopy, and the computing tools utilized in most of these domain names.

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Measurement in Ultrasound: A Practical Handbook by Paul S. Sidhu, Wui K. Chong

By Paul S. Sidhu, Wui K. Chong

Dimension of key parameters is a necessary a part of reading ultrasound scans and differentiating common anatomy from pathology. Resident radiologists and ultrasonographers usually locate it tough to achieve an exceptional appreciation of such measurements. This ebook is a easy instruction manual that may be utilized in a day by day perform. it truly is made of a sequence of ultrasound photographs with accompanying explanatory line drawings including all key measurements. general editions are given including levels for positive aspects that modify in the course of improvement. there's additionally an inventory of key references for every criterion. positive factors contain: * Easy-to-use guide with vital info fast at hand whereas scanning * accomplished insurance of all glossy ultrasound ideas * Ultrasound photos and explanatory line drawings to elucidate size standards

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Man in the Middle Voice: Name and Narration in the Odyssey by John Peradotto

By John Peradotto

Starting with a analysis of the present nation of yankee classical philology, John Peradotto proceeds to pay attention to textual practices of naming and narrating within the Odyssey from a standpoint that blends conventional philological with semiotic and narratological ideas. What emerges from this interpreting is a view of the poem as a stressful competition among "myth" and "folktale," well-known as autos for contrasting ideological evaluations at the global. With phrases drawn from Bakhtin's notion of "dialogism," the Odyssey's voices are characterised as "centripetal" and "centrifugal"--the one linked to dominant political energy, with the normal, the reliable, and the heroic; the opposite, with the private, the disempowered, and the preferred, with the antics of the Autolycan trickster and outlaw. As he examines the extra audible, "centrifugal" voice, Peradotto indicates how the poet's feel of strength over his fabric, represented in Odysseus' skill to relate a fictitious international, creates a "character" of limitless varietyone whose self- selected anonymity turns into a paradigm for a subtler ideology of the self than that embodied within the Iliadic Achilles.

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Dark Lord Origins by S.L. Carpenter

By S.L. Carpenter

Simply the whisper of his identify brings shivers of wish to the ladies who've met him. The darkish Lord. A mysterious being who fulfills their private passions, their such a lot sensual and erotic dreams.Journalist Alyson Mendez has heard approximately him and stolen something—his medallion. she's going to use it to summon him, yet now not for her sexual excitement. She desires a narrative, a front-page scoop in this guy of many magical abilities. What she will get is far greater than an interview.Defying her preconceived notions of house and time, the darkish Lord indicates her occasions and areas — and enthusiasts. He finds the level of his powers, makes her shudder on the passions he unearths then surprises her much more. ready for his sexuality, Alyson is however astounded to discover herself adrift on a wave of emotional depth as this unusual being stocks secrets and techniques identified to none yet himself. it is a trip either beautiful and painful, a voyage right into a global of wishes Alyson may possibly by no means have imagined. And a glimpse into the prior, current and way forward for the darkish Lord — his Origins.Note: The darkish Lord was once initially brought within the tale darkish Lust.

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Goddesses Who Rule by Elisabeth Benard, Beverly Moon

By Elisabeth Benard, Beverly Moon

Goddesses frequently are categorized as one-dimensional forces of nature or fertility. In interpreting a couple of goddesses whose basic function is sovereignty, this quantity finds the wealthy range of goddess traditions. Drawn from a number of cultural and old settings, the goddesses defined right here comprise Inanna of old Sumer, Oshun of Nigeria, and Cihuacoatl of pre-historical the US.

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Germans to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U.S. by William P. Filby Ira A. Glazier

By William P. Filby Ira A. Glazier

Germans to the USA offers either genealogists and researchers of relatives historical past with the 1st broad, listed resource of German-surname immigrants who got here to all ports within the usa among 1850 and 1893. this era witnessed one of many optimum charges of German emigration within the 19th century.

The sequence reproduces info from the unique send happen schedules, or passenger lists, filed by means of all vessels getting into U.S. ports. All volumes are prepared in chronological order by way of every one ship's date of arrival. for each passenger record, the next info is supplied: send identify, port of departure, port of arrival, date of arrival, and record of German-surname passengers. Ships that departed from German ports or carried passengers who declared themselves to be of German starting place are incorporated, with complete identify, age, intercourse, career, and, whilst this data is given, state, province or village of beginning supplied for every emigrant. probably the most very important beneficial properties of this sequence is the total index of names on the finish of each quantity, making it effortless to discover a selected person or relatives name.

Germans to the United States should be ordered via person quantity. status orders, which obtain a ten% undefined, also are welcomed.

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