The Odes of Pindar by Pindar

By Pindar

'What Pindar catches is the enjoyment past usual feelings because it transcends and transforms them' —C. M. Bowra

Arguably the best Greek lyric poet, Pindar (518-438 B.C.) used to be a debatable determine in fifth-century Greece—a conservative Boiotian aristocrat who studied in Athens and a author on actual prowess whose curiosity within the video games was once mostly philosophical. Pindar's Epinician Odes—choral songs extolling victories within the video games at Olympia, Delphi, Nemea and Korinth—cover the complete spectrum of the Greek ethical order, from earthly festival to destiny and mythology. yet in C. M. Bowra's transparent translation his one vital snapshot stands out—the profitable athlete reworked and transfigured via the facility of the gods.

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Rewriting Moses: The Narrative Eclipse of the Text (JSOT by Brian Britt

By Brian Britt

Exalted for hundreds of years as a hero and writer of the Bible, Moses is inseparable from biblical culture itself. An inherently ambiguous determine, Moses can also be a perennial concentration of controversy, from old disputes of priestly competition to fashionable problems with classification, gender and race. Brian Britt analyses components of polemic and beliefs within the Moses of the Bible, of movie, novel, visible paintings and scholarship. He argues that the biblical Moses lives inside of writing, whereas the post-biblical Moses lives in biography. but later rewritings of Moses refract the biblical portrait in striking methods. Rewriting Moses offers an unique account of the Freudian perception that traditions look after what they repress. this is often quantity 14 within the Gender, tradition, thought subseries and quantity 402 within the magazine for the research of the outdated testomony supplementations sequence.

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10 Questions about the New EU Neighbours (A EURO by A. Arnaudova

By A. Arnaudova

This publication bargains a brief and straightforward strategy to snatch the fundamental gains of overall healthiness and overall healthiness platforms within the EU's pals. each one bankruptcy offers a concise review of key future health symptoms in 1 of the 12, evaluating them to three averages for the european: for its 25 present individuals the 15 participants earlier than may perhaps 2004 and the ten new individuals. each one bankruptcy additionally summarizes the most important good points of the country's overall healthiness approach and describes the result of greater than a decade of future health approach reform.

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Tuberculosis and Nontuberculosis Mycobacterial Infections, by Schlossberg

By Schlossberg

The Definitive textual content on Tuberculosis Infections for greater than Decades!. . This relied on source offers infectious sickness experts with the main finished assurance stumbled on anyplace of the numerous manifestations of tuberculin illnesses and the medical suggestions on hand to physicians for treating them. the hot version has been up to date to mirror cutting-edge adjustments within the course and administration of those ailments and includes new chapters on multi-drug resistance and the most recent prophylactic techniques. (20060714)

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Resistencia antimicrobiana en las AmA©ricas: Magnitud del by Pan American Health Organization

By Pan American Health Organization

L. a. presente obra constituye una valiosa aportación a las tareas de vigilancia a l. a. resistencia al antibiótico. Ofrece interesantes artículos agrupados bajo dos grandes rubros: l. a. vigilancia de los angeles resistencia bacteriana a los antimicrobianos, por una parte, y el uso de antimicrobianos y factores determinantes de su consumo, por los angeles otra. Parte de los artículos constituyen una selección de los presentados en los angeles conferencia que sobre el tema se celebró en Caraballeda, Venezuela, en 1998, y otros fueron elaborados ex profeso. Dentro de los angeles diversidad del fabric incluido en esta publicación, se encuentran trabajos que abordan temas generales como los angeles elección de un método para l. a. vigilancia de bacterias resistentes a los antimicrobianos, y otros varios que tratan situaciones específicas que privan en distintos países de l. a. región de las Américas. l. a. intención de esta obra es contribuir al conocimiento del problema, fomentar las acciones de vigilancia y encontrar l. a. mejor manera de aplicar medidas preventivas, de tal manera que se logre un uso racional de los antibióticos en humanos y en animales. Es de lectura obligada para las instancias oficiales de salud en las Américas, así como para los profesionales de los angeles salud en l. a. práctica tanto privada como pública.

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