Zorro

Autore: Isabel Allende
Editore: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0060779004
Grandezza: 58,82 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
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A child of two worlds -- the son of an aristocratic Spanish military man turned landowner and a Shoshone warrior woman -- young Diego de la Vega cannot silently bear the brutal injustices visited upon the helpless in late-eighteenth-century California. And so a great hero is born -- skilled in athleticism and dazzling swordplay, his persona formed between the Old World and the New -- the legend known as Zorro.

The Lean Startup

Autore: Eric Ries
Editore: Crown Business
ISBN: 030788791X
Grandezza: 64,22 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
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Most startups fail. But many of those failures are preventable. The Lean Startup is a new approach being adopted across the globe, changing the way companies are built and new products are launched. Eric Ries defines a startup as an organization dedicated to creating something new under conditions of extreme uncertainty. This is just as true for one person in a garage or a group of seasoned professionals in a Fortune 500 boardroom. What they have in common is a mission to penetrate that fog of uncertainty to discover a successful path to a sustainable business. The Lean Startup approach fosters companies that are both more capital efficient and that leverage human creativity more effectively. Inspired by lessons from lean manufacturing, it relies on “validated learning,” rapid scientific experimentation, as well as a number of counter-intuitive practices that shorten product development cycles, measure actual progress without resorting to vanity metrics, and learn what customers really want. It enables a company to shift directions with agility, altering plans inch by inch, minute by minute. Rather than wasting time creating elaborate business plans, The Lean Startup offers entrepreneurs - in companies of all sizes - a way to test their vision continuously, to adapt and adjust before it’s too late. Ries provides a scientific approach to creating and managing successful startups in a age when companies need to innovate more than ever.

Men Of Maize

Autore: Miguel Angel Asturias
Editore:
ISBN: 9780822955146
Grandezza: 27,26 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 968
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Love And The Turning Year

Autore: Kenneth Rexroth
Editore: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811201797
Grandezza: 14,10 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 4078
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An assemblage of delicate Chinese verse which delicately explore the worlds of love, nature, and meditation.

One Day

Autore: David Nicholls
Editore: Hachette UK
ISBN: 144474013X
Grandezza: 54,42 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 389
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'ONE DAY is destined to be a modern classic' - Daily Mirror Twenty years, two people, ONE DAY. The multi-million copy bestseller that captures the experiences of a generation. 'I can imagine you at forty,' she said, a hint of malice in her voice. 'I can picture it right now.' He smiled without opening his eyes. 'Go on then.' 15th July 1988. Emma and Dexter meet for the first time on the night of their graduation. Tomorrow they must go their separate ways. So where will they be on this one day next year? And the year after that? And every year that follows? Now a major motion picture starring Anne Hathaway and directed by Lone Scherfig.

The Urantia Book

Autore: Urantia Foundation
Editore: Urantia Foundation
ISBN: 0911560513
Grandezza: 66,94 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 1996
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Written in the form of a revelation from divine beings, the classic guide to expanding consciousness presents texts discussing God, the universe, angels and other beings, the history of the world, the development of civilization, personal spiritual growth, and the life and teachings of Jesus.

El Laberinto De Los Esp Ritus

Autore: Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Editore: Editorial Planeta
ISBN: 8408164201
Grandezza: 67,94 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 9230
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En la Barcelona de finales de los años 50, Daniel Sempere ya no es aquel niño que descubrió un libro que habría de cambiarle la vida entre los pasadizos del Cementerio de los Libros Olvidados. El misterio de la muerte de su madre Isabella ha abierto un abismo en su alma del que su esposa Bea y su fiel amigo Fermín intentan salvarle. Justo cuando Daniel cree que está a un paso de resolver el enigma, una conjura mucho más profunda y oscura de lo que nunca podría haber imaginado despliega su red desde las entrañas del Régimen. Es entonces cuando aparece Alicia Gris, un alma nacida de las sombras de la guerra, para conducirlos al corazón de las tinieblas y desvelar la historia secreta de la familia... aunque a un terrible precio. El Laberinto de los Espíritus es un relato electrizante de pasiones, intrigas y aventuras. A través de sus páginas llegaremos al gran final de la saga iniciada con La Sombra del Viento, que alcanza aquí toda su intensidad y calado, a la vez que dibuja un gran homenaje al mundo de los libros, al arte de narrar historias y al vínculo mágico entre la literatura y la vida.

Iconograf A Del Arte Cristiano

Autore: Louis Réau
Editore:
ISBN: 9788476283257
Grandezza: 55,27 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Resumen del índice: Prefacio.- Introducción.- Primera parte: La iconografía de la biblia:- Las fuentes de la iconografía bíblica.- El simbolismo universal.- La evolución de la iconografía bíblica.- Segunda parte: La iconografía de los santos: El reclutamiento de los santos.- La formaciónde las leyendas hagiográficas.- El culto a los santos.- Las imágenes de los santos.- Las etapasdel arte cristiano moderno.- Índice de nombres.