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The Solace Of Sin

The Solace Of Sin

From the first moment she saw the house on the moors north of Hexham, Conie Stapleton knew she could live there, despite its isolation, despite its lack of basic facilities, and despite her fear of loneliness. Her marriage, on the brink of disintegration, she had already decided to sell the large flat she and her husband Jim shared and she saw the move as a means of initiating the separation she knew was necessary; and now that their son Peter would soon be off to university, there was, she decided, no reason to delay the inevitable. Even if the winters at Shekinah, as the house was called, were as severe as her family had warned, she told herself she could always buy a flat in nearby Hexham. To buy the house, Connie was told that she must negotiate with the nearby O’Connors, one of whom, Vincent appeared to be their spokesman. However, she was somewhat surprised by his abruptness and by his insistence that the deal be closed forthwith; and further taken aback when he asked her if…

Раздел: Любовные романы

Isolation Optimization And Characterization Of Cellulolytic Bacteria

Isolation Optimization And Characterization Of Cellulolytic Bacteria

Annually, tons of cellulosic waste is generated in urban areas in the form of newspaper, office paper etc. The present study was conducted for isolation of cellulolytic bacteria and to analyze their efficiency towards decomposition of cellulose urban waste that is newspaper. Isolation of potential cellulolytic bacteria and their ability to produce enzymes CMCase, FPase and ?- glucosidase were studied. Cellulose is the basic structural material of plant cell wall, and as a result is the most plentiful carbohydrate that exists in environment. In the present study cellulose degrading bacterial isolate LC1 was isolated from decaying wood. Phenotypic characterization revealed that LC1 gram positive isolate belong to genus Bacillus cereus under accession number KC510288. Applicability of cellulolytic isolate LC1 was observed on one of cellulose urban waste i.e newspaper. This book, therefore, provides novel scopes and useful applications of microbes in industrial biotechnology, …

Раздел: Научная и техническая литература

Монография

Монография

В монографии дополняются и углубляются существующие представления о межличностной толерантности, раскрывается ее социально-психологическая сущность, разрабатывается теоретическая модель межличностной толерантности, предусматривающая компоненты и уровни проявления межличностной толерантности. Введены новые понятия квазитолерантности и псевдотолерантности. В рамках авторской концепции на обширном эмпирическом материале изучается проявление межличностной толерантности студентов педагогических вузов, сравниваются толерантные и интолерантные студенты, выявляются гендерные и профессиональные отличия будущих педагогов, разрабатываются комплексные психолого-педагогические рекомендации по развитию и формированию их межличностной толерантности. Полученные результаты вносят вклад в дальнейшее развитие социальной психологии межличностных отношений применительно к юношескому возрасту. Книга предлагается педагогам, психологам, полезна на курсах повышения…

Раздел: Медицинская литература

Element Free Galerkin Method For Heat Transfer

Element Free Galerkin Method For Heat Transfer

Mesh based methods such as FEM has achieved a remarkable success in solving many engineering and science problems. However, it is widely known that the solution accuracy of these methods is largely depends on the quality of mesh generated. This becomes a serious problem when the mesh becomes distorted or changes with time. Moreover, the generation of higher order shape functions is also difficult for these methods. Due to these problems, mesh based methods are not well suited for certain types of problems such as strongly non-linear heat transfer and growth under thermo-elastic loading, etc. To overcome these problems, meshfree methods have been emerged as new computational tool. Element free Galerkin method (EFGM) is one of them. Although, a lot of literature exists on meshfree methods including few books in the area of solid mechanics, but not much literature exists in the area of heat transfer. Only few research papers are available on heat transfer using…

Раздел: Научная и техническая литература

Great White Sharks

Great White Sharks

Great White Sharks

Раздел: Научная и техническая литература

Tales and Poems

Tales and Poems

This mesmerising, macabre collection contains Edgar Allan Poe’s best-known poetry, including ‘The Raven’, ‘Annabel Lee’ and ‘Lenore’, and a selection of his very best stories, along with his finest tales from the last decade of his tragically short life. Many of these stories and poems explore the familiar Poe themes of murder, obsession and love, but this volume also contains many overlooked tales of the fantastic, black comedies, parodies and hoaxes, such as ‘The Unparalleled Adventure of Hans Pfaall’, ‘Mesmeric Revolution’, ‘Hop-Frog’, and ‘The Imp of the Perverse’. This Macmillan Collector’s Library edition features an afterword by David Pinching. Designed to appeal to the booklover, Macmillan Collector’s Library is a series of beautifully bound hardback gift editions of much loved classic titles. Bound in real cloth, printed on high quality paper, and featuring ribbon markers and gilt edges, Macmillan Collector’s Library are books to love and treasure.

Раздел: Поэзия

Vampire’s Tear (+ CD)

Vampire’s Tear (+ CD)

A diamond is on display at an important show on Eastern Europe and Vampires at a New York City museum. Nick has a summer job at the museum and invites his best friends Bill and Michelle to join him for a summer of fun. One night the diamond disappears and a security guard is found dead. Suddenly there is a vampire scare in New York City. The three teenagers start investigating…

Раздел: Изучение языков мира

Немецко-русский, русско-немецкий словарь

Немецко-русский, русско-немецкий словарь

Словарь содержит более 120 тысяч слов и выражений и предназначен для русскоязычной аудитории. Он отражает разнообразные аспекты использования немецкого языка как явления культуры и средства международного общения. Словарь может быть полезен тем, кто недавно начал заниматься немецким, а также тем, кто совершенствует свои познания в области немецкого языка.

Раздел: Словари

Жалобы зайки. Рассказы и сказки

Жалобы зайки. Рассказы и сказки

Сборник рассказов и сказок Константина Дмитриевича Ушинского для младшего школьного возраста.

Раздел: Художественная литература для детей

Superfrog!

Superfrog!

Little Frank lives in Pond City, where life among the lilies couldn’t be better … during the day, that is. At night time the pond folk quiver in their slippery skins as slimy bug-eyed monsters emerge from the watery underworld. One night, their dastardly deeds go too far, and Little Frank decides enough is enough. Can he stop the creepy crooks once and for all?

Раздел: Художественная литература для детей