Download Ocean on Top by Hal Clement PDF

By Hal Clement

Aquatic Enigma - The world’s strength was once limited... and with overpopulation and a excessive point of know-how, the ability Board had almost turn into the true executive of the realm. energy used to be rationed, it used to be guarded, it used to be sacred. therefore while 3 of the facility Board's brokers disappeared at sea, and there has been proof that whatever abnormal was once taking place to the strength quota in that quarter, it used to be reason for actual alarm.

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Download Miracles in Korea by Hong Manjong, Dal-Yong Kim (translator) PDF

By Hong Manjong, Dal-Yong Kim (translator)

Miracles in Korea is a suite of thirty-eight tales approximately Korean mountain wizards, Taoist hermits with supernatural powers, divine Taoists, and divine beings, who get pleasure from perennial early life, sturdiness, and immortality, and occasionally ascend to heaven. Its writer, Hong Manjong (16431725), drew upon A Survey of the Geography of Korea and a number of other unauthorized chronicles and compiled the tales in chronological order from the traditional Joseon Age (2333 B.C.346) to the Joseon Dynasty (13921910). Jeong Dugyeong drew up the Preface to this assortment, tune Siyeol wrote the Postscript, and Hong Manjongs followed son extra a few anecdotes. Hong Manjong confirmed that the belief of a mountain wizard and Taoist notion had continually existed as underlying presences inside of Korean heritage. He implicitly argued opposed to the common trust that they didn't boost spiritual denominations or cultural sects. Miracles in Korea enumerates a number of anecdotal information in representation of the belief of mountain wizardry and offers the belief as an inherent conventional type of Korean spirituality that later merged with Taoist concept.
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Download Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology by S. Logothetidis (auth.), Stergios Logothetidis (eds.) PDF

By S. Logothetidis (auth.), Stergios Logothetidis (eds.)

This booklet offers the laboratory, clinical and scientific features of nanomaterials used for scientific functions within the fields of regenerative drugs, dentistry and pharmacy. It provides a large evaluation at the in vitro compatibility review of nanostructured fabrics applied within the scientific box by means of the combo of classical organic protocols and complex non-destructive nano-precision thoughts with specific emphasis at the topographical, floor power, optical and electric homes. fabrics within the actual type of nanoparticles, nanotubes, and skinny motion pictures are addressed by way of their toxicity. the several pillars of the Nanomedicine box also are highlighted. The e-book takes an interdisciplinary process of medication, biology, pharmacy, physics, chemistry, engineering, nanotechnology and fabrics technological know-how. The overseas team of authors in particular selected for his or her exceptional services belong to the educational and business international so that it will offer a broader viewpoint. It appeals to researchers and graduate students.

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