35 Borghi Imperdibili Della Valle D Aosta

Autore: Stefano Camanni
Editore:
ISBN: 9788877072771
Grandezza: 20,60 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Vista: 6976
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The Pilgrimage

Autore: Paulo Coelho
Editore: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061841927
Grandezza: 35,34 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 6140
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Here Paulo Coelho details his journey across Spain along the legendaryroad of San Tiago, which pilgrims have travelled since Middle Ages. On this contemporary quest, he encounters a Chaucerian variety of mysterious guides and devilish opponents and learns to understand the nature of truth through the simplicity of life. The Pilgrimage holds an important place in Paulo Coelho's literary canon. His first book, it not only paved the way for his phenomenal novel The Alchemist , but it also fully expresses his humanist philosophy and the depth of his unique search for meaning.

The Little World Of Don Camillo

Autore: Giovanni Guareschi
Editore:
ISBN: 9781849022538
Grandezza: 24,51 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 9699
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Family Whispering

Autore: Melinda Blau
Editore: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451654510
Grandezza: 62,24 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 6350
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A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.

Isotype

Autore: Christopher Burke
Editore: Hyphen Press
ISBN: 9780907259473
Grandezza: 74,96 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 5953
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Austrian sociologist Otto Neurath developed the Isotype system of pictograms in the early 1930s as a way to communicate complex information in visual form. Appearing in a variety of media, including books, posters, and films, it was designed to inform ordinary citizens about their place in the world. Isotype is the first comprehensive account of this seminal movement in the history of visual communication. Featuring new research, including previously unseen visual material, this long-overdue account traces the development of the Isotype system from its birth in prewar Vienna, through a wartime shift of production to the Netherlands, and finally to 1940s England, where the Isotype Institute continued to produce work until 1971. Isotype documents the visual system's worldwide influence, including its educational uses by the United States, Soviet Russia, and Africa.

A Double Barrelled Detective Story

Autore: Mark Twain
Editore: Trajectory Inc
ISBN: 1632091623
Grandezza: 73,49 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 9915
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Trajectory presents classics of world literature with 21st century features! Our original-text editions include the following visual enhancements to foster a deeper understanding of the work: Word Clouds at the start of each chapter highlight important words. Word, sentence, paragraph counts, and reading time help readers and teachers determine chapter complexity. Co-occurrence graphs depict character-to-character interactions as well character to place interactions. Sentiment indexes identify positive and negative trends in mood within each chapter. Frequency graphs help display the impact this book has had on popular culture since its original date of publication. Use Trajectory analytics to deepen comprehension, to provide a focus for discussions and writing assignments, and to engage new readers with some of the greatest stories ever told. "A Double Barrelled Detective Story" is a Sherlock Holmes detective novel written by Mark Twain!

A Tuscan Childhood

Autore: Kinta Beevor
Editore: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307492180
Grandezza: 79,84 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 9006
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The sparkling memoir of an idyllic, bohemian childhood in an enchanted Tuscan castle between the World War I and World War II. When Kinta Beeevor was five, her father, the painter Aubrey Waterfield, bought the sixteenth-century Fortezza della Brunella in the Tuscan village of Aulla. There her parents were part of a vibrant artistic community that included Aldous Huxley, Bernard Berenson, and D. H. Lawrence. Meanwhile, Kinta and her brother explored the glorious countryside, participated in the region's many seasonal rites and rituals, and came to know and love the charming, resilient Italian people. With the coming of World War II the family had to leave Aulla; years later, though, Kinta would return to witness the courage and skill of the Tuscan people as they rebuilt their lives. Lyrical and witty, A Tuscan Childhood is alive with the timeless splendour of Italy. From the Trade Paperback edition.