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Kikka by Robert C. Mikesh

By Robert C. Mikesh

;Kikka (Monogram Close-Up 19) ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ,ТЕХНИКА Название: Kikka (Monogram Close-Up 19)Автор: Robert C. MikeshИздательство: Monogram Aviation PublicationsISBN: 0914144197Год: 1979Страниц: 35Формат: PDF в RARРазмер: 9.89МБЯзык: английскийThe background of Japan's first jet warplane, the Nakajima Kikka, produced through the ultimate days of WW2.Скачать: DepositfilesUploading Hotfile zero

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The Calligraphic State: Textual Domination and History in a by Brinkley Messick

By Brinkley Messick

During this leading edge mix of anthropology, heritage, and postmodern concept, Brinkley Messick examines the altering relation of writing and authority in a Muslim society from the past due 19th century to the current. The production and interpretation of texts, from sacred scriptures to administrative and criminal contracts, are one of the primary ways in which authority is validated and maintained in a posh kingdom. but few students have explored this technique and the ways that it adjustments, particularly open air the Western world.Messick brings jointly extensive ethnography and textual research from a wealth of fabric: Islamic jurisprudence, Yemeni histories, neighborhood records. In exploring the constitution and transformation of literacy, legislation, and statecraft in Yemen, he increases very important matters which are of comparative value for realizing political existence in different Muslim and nonwestern states to boot.

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Marxism in Britain: Dissent, Decline and Re-Emergence by Keith Laybourn

By Keith Laybourn

Because the moment global struggle, Marxism in Britain has declined virtually to the purpose of oblivion. The Communist get together of serious Britain had greater than 50,000 contributors within the early Nineteen Forties, yet under 5,000 whilst it disbanded in 1991. Dissenting and Trotskyist corporations skilled a really comparable decline, even supposing there was a overdue flowering of Marxism in Scotland. according to the Communist celebration documents at Manchester, this article examines the decline over the past sixty years. facing the impression of the chilly warfare upon British Marxism, the ebook appears to be like at how overseas occasions corresponding to the Soviet invasions of Hungary and Czechslovakia affected the Communist celebration of serious Britain. the problems of Marxism and Britain’s withdrawal from the Empire also are addressed, as are the Marxist impression upon British commercial relatives and its involvement within the feminist circulation. concentrating on the present debate in British Marxist heritage over the impact of Moscow and Stalinism at the Communist get together, Keith Laybourn explores the ways that this factor, which divides historians, undermined Marxism in Britain.

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Organization, Representation and Symbols of Power in the by Wilhem Gernot

By Wilhem Gernot

In July, 2008, the overseas organization for Assyriology met in Würzburg, Germany, for five days to convey and hear papers at the topic "Organization, illustration, and logos of energy within the old close to East." This quantity, the complaints of the convention, comprises 70 of the papers learn on the 54th annual Rencontre, together with many of the papers from workshop periods, one on "collective governance" and the opposite on "the public and the state." because the photograph of the individuals at the again hide demonstrates, the environment and atmosphere of the host urban and college supplied a superb backdrop for the conferences.

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