Category: Classics

  • Download E-books Women and the Alphabet - A Series of Essays PDF

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  • Download E-books The Iron Heel (Penguin Classics) PDF

    By Jack London

    Half technology fiction, half dystopian myth, half radical socialist tract, Jack London's The Iron Heel bargains a grim depiction of war among the periods in the USA and all over the world. initially released approximately 100 years in the past, it expected many gains of the prior century, together with the increase of fascism, the emergence of family terrorism, and the expansion of centralized govt surveillance and authority. What starts off as a confrontation leads to scenes of harrowing violence because the country oligarchy, referred to as "the Iron Heel," strikes to overwhelm all competition to its power.

    For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the best writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through background and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts greater by way of introductions and notes through uncommon students and modern authors, in addition to updated translations by way of award-winning translators.
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  • Download E-books History of Dogma, Volume 1 (of 7) PDF

    Heritage of Dogma, quantity 1 (of 7) is gifted right here in a top quality paperback variation. This renowned vintage paintings through Adolph Harnack is within the English language, and should now not comprise images or pictures from the unique version. in the event you benefit from the works of Adolph Harnack then we hugely suggest this ebook on your ebook assortment.
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  • Download E-books Quantum Mechanics in Simple Matrix Form (Dover Books on Physics) PDF

    By Thomas F. Jordan

    This user-friendly textual content introduces uncomplicated quantum mechanics to undergraduates with out historical past in arithmetic past algebra. Containing greater than a hundred difficulties, it offers a great way to profit a part of the quantum language and use it on problems.
    Emphasizing the matrices representing actual amounts, it describes states just by suggest values of actual amounts or by way of percentages for attainable values. This technique calls for utilizing the algebra of matrices and complicated numbers including possibilities and suggest values, a method brought on the outset and used time and again. scholars notice the fundamental simplicity of quantum mechanics by way of targeting fundamentals and dealing simply with key parts of the mathematical structure--an unique viewpoint that provides a clean substitute for college kids new to quantum mechanics.
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  • Download E-books Great Expectations PDF

    By Charles Dickens

    Nice expectancies is Charles Dickens's 13th novel. it truly is his moment novel, after David Copperfield, to be totally narrated within the first individual. nice expectancies is a bildungsroman, or a coming-of-age novel, and it's a vintage paintings of Victorian literature. It depicts the expansion and private improvement of an orphan named Pip. the radical was once first released in serial shape in Dickens's weekly periodical all of the 12 months around, from 1 December 1860 to August 1861. In October 1861, Chapman and corridor released the radical in 3 volumes. Dickens initially meant nice expectancies to be two times as lengthy, yet constraints imposed through the administration of all of the 12 months around constrained the novel's size. the unconventional is gathered and dense, with a conciseness strange for Dickens. in response to G. ok. Chesterton, Dickens penned nice expectancies in "the afternoon of [his] lifestyles and fame." It used to be the penultimate novel Dickens accomplished, previous Our Mutual pal. it truly is set one of the marshes of Kent and in London within the early to mid-1800s. the unconventional includes a few of Dickens so much memorable scenes, together with its beginning, in a graveyard, while the younger orphan Pip is accosted by means of the escaped convict, Abel Magwitch. nice expectancies is a photograph booklet, jam-packed with severe imagery, poverty, felony ships ("the hulks"), obstacles and chains, and fights to the demise. Upon its free up, Thomas Carlyle said "All that Pip's nonsense." Later, George Bernard Shaw praised the unconventional as "All of 1 piece and regularly truthfull." Dickens felt nice expectancies used to be his most sensible paintings, calling it "a very superb idea," and used to be very delicate to compliments from his associates: "Bulwer, who has been, as i feel you recognize, terribly taken via the book." nice expectancies has a colorful solid that has entered pop culture: the capricious pass over Havisham, the chilly and gorgeous Estella, Joe the sort and beneficiant blacksmith, the dry and sycophantic Uncle Pumblechook, Mr. Jaggers, Wemmick together with his twin character, and the eloquent and clever good friend, Herbert Pocket. during the narrative, commonplace Dickensian topics emerge: wealth and poverty, love and rejection, and the eventual triumph of excellent over evil. nice expectancies has turn into very hot and is now taught as a vintage in lots of English periods. it's been translated into many languages and tailored time and again in movie and different media.
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  • Download E-books Blutmusik: Roman - Mit einem Vorwort von Charles Stross (German Edition) PDF

    By Greg Bear

    Was once wäre, wenn intelligente Einzeller existierten?

    Vergil Ulam, ein einsamer, kauziger Wissenschaftler, steht kurz davor, das herauszufinden, als er seinen task und damit auch sein hard work verliert. Nachdem er die Schwelle ethischer und legaler Methoden ohnehin längst überschritten hat, injiziert er sich seine „Forschungsergebnisse“ – und löst damit Veränderungen auf der ganzen Welt aus, denn die winzigen Lebewesen denken nicht daran, sich nur auf Ulams Körper zu beschränken.

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  • Download E-books Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 - Analysis of the Sexual Impulse; Love and Pain; The Sexual Impulse in Women PDF

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  • Download E-books Blade Runner/Ubik/Marsianischer Zeitsturz: 3 Romane in einem Band (German Edition) PDF

    By Philip K. Dick

    Der große Philip-K.-Dick-Omnibus – die berühmtesten Romane in einer einzigartigen Ausgabe

    Philip ok. Dick hat unsere Vorstellung von der Zukunft geprägt wie kaum ein anderer Schriftsteller. Und Filme wie „Blade Runner“, „Minority Report“, „Scanner Darkly“ und „Paycheck“, die nach seinen Romanen entstanden sind, haben ein Millionenpublikum begeistert. Längst ist Dick zu einem Klassiker der amerikanischen Literatur geworden – mit diesem Sonderband, der die drei bekanntesten Romane Dicks erstmals zusammenführt, wird dies nachhaltig unter Beweis gestellt!

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