Oscar Wilde as a Character in Victorian Fiction

By Angela Kingston

This e-book files how Oscar Wilde used to be appropriated as a fictional personality by means of a minimum of thirty-two of his contemporaries. concentrating on Wilde’s relationships with a lot of those writers, Kingston examines and reviews ‘Wildean’ snap shots through such celebrated authors as Joseph Conrad, Arthur Conan Doyle, Henry James, George Bernard Shaw and Bram Stoker, in addition to a few lesser-known writers. many desirable, little-known biographical and literary connections are published. whereas this paintings might be of important curiosity to students of Wilde, it's also written in a transparent, obtainable variety so as to attract the non-academic reader with a common curiosity in Wilde or the past due Victorian interval. (Amazon)

"This ebook fills a massive hole within the box. Kingston brings jointly a large diversity of works that replicate Wilde's effect in the course of his lifetime and well past. Its style of annotated-bibliography-as-narrative stands as engaged feedback, contributing enormously to our wisdom of either the artist as critic and critic as artist. this isn't straight forward biography, yet rigorous textual research that broadens our knowing of Wilde as writer and cultural subject."-- Frederick Roden, college of Connecticut

"All of the works that Kingston discusses convey that Wilde had the ability to encourage a truly combined bunch of fictions that regularly percentage an impulse to distort or exaggerate no matter what their authors had come to grasp approximately him. Kingston's priceless publication will confidently recommended extra, extra severe inquiries into the conflicted the explanation why Wilde, all through his occupation, grew to become the topic of such lavish storytelling."--Joseph Bristow, collage of California, l. a., Victorian stories (Volume fifty two, quantity 1)

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Does This Plug into That?: Simplify Your Electronic Life

By Eric Taub

Telephone, router, Blu-ray, LED—America's use of electronics has gotten a growing number of difficult because the invention of the sunshine bulb. should you don't understand how many pixels your HDTV may still include for max viewing excitement, or when you are able to throw your palms up if you pay attention you'll want to configure your web router utilizing the WPA-PSK (TKIP) or WPA-PSK (TKIP) + WPA2-PSK (AES) defense protocols, then you definitely desire Eric Taub's Does This Plug Into That?

Taub ignores the jargon and demystifies the know-how that may make our lives more straightforward, yet frequently leaves us bewildered, flummoxed, and defeated—especially after consulting the manufacturer's install and utilization directions. Does This Plug into That? cracks the geek code and gives functional recommendation and instructions for every thing from buying a brand new television, to establishing an online connection, fitting a house community, and extra. Does This Plug Into That? is the all-inclusive source that may make you smarter than your phone whereas bettering your gadgetry and digital prowess.

Does This Plug into That? is each consumer's Rosetta Stone, distilling down all of the extraneous technical details into uncomplicated activities with out the gobbledygook. you can now sign up for the technophile new release with out panicking within the strategy.

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The Bible in Music: A Dictionary of Songs, Works, and More

There were a number of courses within the final many years at the Bible in literature, movie, and artwork. yet in the past, no reference paintings has but seemed at the Bible because it appears to be like in Western track. In The Bible in song: A Dictionary of Songs, Works, and More, students Siobhan Dowling lengthy and John F. A. Sawyer right this hole in Biblical reference literature, offering for the 1st time a handy advisor to musical interpretations of the Bible. along examples of classical track from the center a while via glossy instances, Dowling lengthy and Sawyer additionally carry cognizance to the Bible’s impression on pop culture with quite a few entries on hymns, spirituals, musicals, movie song, and modern renowned music.

Each access includes crucial information regarding the unique context of the paintings (date, composer, etc.) and, the place correct, its afterlife in literature, movie, politics, and liturgy. It contains an index of biblical references and an index of biblical names, in addition to a close timeline that brings to the fore key occasions, works and guides, putting them of their historic context. there's additionally a bibliography, a thesaurus of technical phrases and an index of artists, authors, and composers.

The Bible in Music will fascinate a person accustomed to the Bible, however it can also be designed to inspire choirs, musicians, musicologists, teachers, academics, and scholars of tune and non secular schooling to find and practice a few much less recognized items, in addition to aiding them to hear regularly occurring song with a clean knowledge of what it's about.

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Financial Accounting

Extra scholars get accounting while utilizing Weygandt's Financial Accounting, ninth Edition as a result of the distinctive Framework of luck created and sophisticated through the authors in response to years of educating and direction layout  adventure. The group for achievement is concentrated on supporting millennial scholars get the main out in their accounting classes within the electronic age, and on assisting teachers carry the best classes even if face-to-face, hybrid, or on-line with version path plans designed for simple and potent implementation. Financial Accounting, ninth Edition by means of Weygandt, Kimmel, Kieso offers scholars with a transparent and finished creation to monetary accounting that starts with the development blocks of the accounting cycle. WileyPLUS bought individually from textual content.

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Washington Information Directory 2014-2015: The Definitive Source for Finding and Making Contacts at U.S. Government and Nongovernmental Organizations in Washington, D.C.

By Laura Notton, Catherine Farley, David C. Felts

When you consider that 1975, Washington details listing has been the basic source for finding info on governmental and nongovernmental enterprises in the
national capital quarter. This relied on and straightforward listing is helping researchers locate the correct touch on the correct association, even if their curiosity is consumer
product and nutrients security, equivalent employment possibilities, finance and investments, housing, immigration, terrorism, or a wealth of different well timed issues. The listing permits the
user to find exact, whole, and present details quick and simply in a fashion that loose web searches cannot.

In updating Washington info listing each year, we study each one current association access to supply present addresses; telephone, fax, TTY, and toll-free
numbers; electronic mail and internet addresses; and key officials and outlines. Our workforce which obtains this knowledge, led by means of Catherine Farley, calls each one association and speaks
with a member of its Washington workplace. In listing listings, we comprise contacts’ direct traces at any time when attainable (many firms don't submit those numbers on
their websites in an try and channel all calls via an operator or answering service). while a federal division reorganizes, we investigate the recent divisions and directorates
and reorganize the ebook, in addition to supplying up to date association charts. every year we upload new govt businesses and new nongovernmental firms, which contain nationwide agencies and overseas firms with Washington workplaces. Entries
are prepared by means of subject, subtopic, and association variety. the result's an fundamental reference engine that makes discovering up to date info effortless, even if you are
using the print version or navigating the net edition.

Readers will discover a finished directory of the contributors of the 113th Congress in addition to a convenient “Resources in Congress” field at the start of every bankruptcy listing
relevant committees and subcommittees for that chapter’s subject, besides their site and get in touch with quantity. Readers can also flip to the 1st appendix, which deals a complete
listing of every 113th Congress committee for which info is accessible and comprises complete touch info, management, club, and jurisdictions.

Every new version of the Washington info listing brings anything altogether new. The 2014–2015 version comprises new federal companies equivalent to the safeguard Department’s safety overall healthiness organization (DHA). bobbing up from the 2013 safeguard Authorization Act and verified on October 1, 2013, the DHA is designed to combine info expertise, scientific learn, and budgeting to enhance and administer TRICARE and the
delivery of clinical, dental, and pharmacy companies supplied to carrier contributors, retirees, and their households. additionally new is the workplace of academic expertise below the
Education division, which develops nationwide academic coverage and advocates for the transition from print-based to electronic studying. also, considered one of several
initiatives introduced through President Obama within the wake of the NSA scandal used to be the construction of the Civil Liberties and privateness place of work below the arm of the safety Dept. to
advise the NSA director and confirm that privateness and civil liberties protections are intrinsic in nationwide defense decision-making. between new nongovernmental agencies is nonpartisan imagine tank The structure venture (TCP), which brings jointly coverage specialists and criminal practitioners around the ideological and political spectrum
to take on constitutional demanding situations. TCP lately made headlines with its record criticizing the U.S.’s anti-terrorism reaction and use of torture submit 11th of September. Readers will
also locate precious the addition of e mail addresses for overseas embassies and chancery offices.

The absolutely up to date chapters of Washington details listing are supplemented by means of appendices comprising a consultant to the contributors and committees of the 113th Congress;
a listing of presidency websites; a listing of governorsand different country officers; an inventory of overseas diplomats and embassies, U.S. ambassadors, and kingdom Department
country places of work; and present info at the Freedom of data Act and laws and up to date best proceedings regarding privateness. Readers also will locate useful
the addition of e mail addresses for overseas embassies and chancery workplaces. additionally within the congressional delegation part, we've integrated fb and Twitter information
in the members’ profiles anywhere to be had. Print readers may also seek and cross-search around the version in 3 ways: in the course of the identify index, the association index, or
the topic index.

CQ Press seeks to proceed Washington info Directory’s attractiveness as a useful, complete, and authoritative reference of its variety. We welcome feedback
related to the book’s caliber and performance, in addition to feedback for destiny versions.

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The Story Of Naxos: The extraordinary story of the independent record label that changed classical recording for ever

By Nicolas Soames

In 1987, the cheap classical list label used to be began in Hong Kong via Klaus Heymann, a German businessman who enjoyed classical tune. quickly, it won an international large acceptance for trustworthy new electronic recordings of the classics at a remarkably low cost. regardless of competition from the classical list institution, it grew at a outstanding speed, and shortly multiplied into opera, early track, modern track and professional repertoire in order that it grew to become preferred via professional creditors in addition to the overall tune lover. it really is now the top supplier of classical track and as an innovator in electronic supply. on the center of Naxos is one guy: Klaus Heymann. the mix of his extensive wisdom of classical song and his acute enterprise acumen has enabled him to construct the main different classical tune label on this planet, but in addition the best distribution community to make sure that his recordings can be found in every single place. This attention-grabbing tale explains the way it occurred, how a one-time tennis trainer in Frankfurt turned a classical recording multi-millionaire in Hong Kong and the way, on the age of seventy five, he nonetheless holds the reins as firmly as ever.

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Casebook in Abnormal Psychology

Utilizing circumstances from the authors' records or from case records of different operating clinicians, CASEBOOK IN irregular PSYCHOLOGY portrays the wealthy and arresting nature of problems manifested in actual humans. situations illustrate each significant DSM-5 type, through a treatment final result part that tells the "rest of the tale" of what occurred to those consumers. utilizing an integrative strategy, the authors emphasize the a number of motives of issues and contain developmental and cultural concerns in each one case. complicated instances are offered with no analysis, so scholars can get a hold of a prognosis on their lonesome. This 5th version has been absolutely up to date to give the advances in clinical wisdom and revisions to the definitions of mental problems present in the most recent version of the Diagnostic and Statistical guide of psychological problems (DSM-5).

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The Ultimate Prepper's Guide: How to Make Sure the End of the World as We Know It Isn't the End of Your World

The final Preppers' Guide is choked with functional ways, step by step directions, and how-to causes for catastrophe and emergency instruction. wisdom maps, circulation charts, and templates supply vital details at a look and stroll you thru your judgements on personalizing and customizing catastrophe education for you, the kinfolk, and your corporation.
The final Preppers' Guide is logically prepared, effortless to reference, and easy to appreciate. It offers different insurance of catastrophe prep themes, together with a finished examine catastrophe first relief and clinical difficulties the place there aren't any responders or hospitals instantly to be had. This booklet brings you brand new on rising prep tendencies and applied sciences and examines what works and what doesn’t. It explains find out how to prep with the finances you might have and with the various fabrics you have already got handy. It comprises chapters on easy preparedness, communications, source conservation, energy and effort, emergency heating and cooling, water, meals and foodstuff, shield, evacuation, public well-being, detailed wishes, and particular risks. This e-book won't simply get you prepared previously. whilst a catastrophe has occurred, it's going to supply rules for surviving, coping, and recovering.

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Japanese Business Dictionary

By Morry Sofer

This can be the following new release of industrial dictionaries. together with glossy banking, accounting, coverage, genuine property, import-export, taxes, company legislations and machine phrases, this is often an important source for these operating in multilingual, multicultural company fields.

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Wildlife of the Caribbean (Princeton Pocket Guides)

This is the 1st entire illustrated advisor to the flora and fauna of the Caribbean islands. It includes six hundred brilliant colour photographs that includes 451 species of vegetation, birds, mammals, fish, seashells, and masses extra. whereas the advisor basically appears on the such a lot conspicuous and common species one of the islands, it is also infrequently noticeable creatures--such because the Rhinoceros Iguana and Cuban Solenodon--giving readers a unique feel of the region's different wildlife.

Each species is represented through a number of colour photographs or illustrations; information concerning its id, prestige, and distribution; and fascinating points of its lifestyles background or dating to people. additionally, an introductory part makes a speciality of the original features of the Caribbean's fauna and plants, the threats confronted by way of either, and a few of the stairs being taken to maintain the area's outstanding typical heritage.

Wildlife of the Caribbean is the basic box consultant for studying concerning the residing wonders during this sector of the realm.

  • The basically consultant of its variety for the Caribbean islands
  • 600 distinct colour photographs function 451 outstanding species
  • Straightforward descriptions appropriate for normal audience
  • Compact dimension makes the consultant effortless to carry

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