By Maartje E. Zonderland
By Maartje E. Zonderland
By Stephanie Lynn Budin
Artemis is a literary, iconographic, and archaeological examine of the traditional Greek goddess of the quest, who presided over the transitions and mediations among the wild and the civilized, formative years and adulthood, existence and loss of life. starting with a examine of the early origins of Artemis and her cult within the Bronze and Archaic a long time, Budin explores the goddess' character and her position within the lives of her worshippers.
This quantity examines her start and adolescence, her position within the divine kin, her virginity, and her institutions with these areas the place the wilds turn into the "cities of simply men." the point of interest then turns to Artemis’ function within the lives of kids and ladies, relatively how she is helping them navigate the transition to maturity and, maybe too frequently, demise. Budin is going directly to reassess a few of the extra harrowing features of Artemis’ mythology, akin to plague and bloodshed, whereas additionally studying a few of her kinder, oft neglected institutions. ultimately, the position of Artemis in the Renaissance and sleek society is addressed, from the on-going fascination with the "breasts" at the statue of Artemis of Ephesos to the Artemisian elements of Katniss Everdeen.
Written in an available variety, Artemis is a vital source for college kids not just of Greek delusion, faith and cult, but in addition these trying to comprehend the lives and roles of ladies and ladies in historical Greece, as this goddess presided over their major milestones, from maiden to spouse to mother.
By Robert Doroghazi
In reviews that have been regrettably prescient, Dr. Doroghazi stated within the first version "the writer feels we're presently experiencing a true property bubble." And in anticipation of the credits challenge, he acknowledged "banks are some distance too lenient of their lending practices...the challenge is that bankers are frequently no longer lending their very own money…considering major probabilities of mortgages are bought to Fannie Mae (FNM) and Freddie Mac (FRE), the matter is now truly everyone’s." This new and elevated variation offers common sense recommendation that every one traders, physicians and non-physicians will locate ecocnomic in those tricky instances. know about the ability of thrift, the beauty of compound curiosity, the malevolence of debt and the perniciousness of charges. See easy methods to repay the loan through age forty five, fund your children’s schooling and retire at a cheap age instead of proceed to paintings since you must.
By Asa Simon Mittman,Peter J. Dendle
By Sylee Gore,David Gordon Smith
English for Socializing is a part of the explicit sequence. it's the perfect fast direction for somebody who wishes English to socialise in a qualified context. it may be used to complement a customary coursebook, by itself, as a stand-alone extensive professional path, or for self-study. With English for Socializing uncomfortable silences in the course of a company dinner could be something of the prior: you'll be ready for any situation!
By Brothers Grimm,Grimm Brothers
Hansel and Gretel and different Brothers Grimm tales is observed by way of the mind-blowing color and black and white illustrations of Kay Nielsen (1886 – 1957). Nielsen used to be a Danish artist belonging to the golden age of representation. He was once encouraged by way of jap artwork and the Swedish folklore – turning into a vital player within the paintings Nouveaux flow. His artwork is characterized by way of lengthy, swooping traces, open areas and a definite macabre, but ephemeral caliber. offered along the textual content, his illustrations additional refine and elucidate the Brothers Grimm’s masterful storytelling.
By Kevin Pharris
By Ernesto Veras