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Swiss Family Robinson

By: Johann David Wyss

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON Author: JOHANN DAVID WYSS Language: English Subject:... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ...cators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and res... ...... ...Book #3836] [Posted: 10/03/01] The PGCC Collection eBook: Swiss Family Robinson, by Johann David Wyss *eBook File: sfrbn10.htm or sf... ...king at Fritz, `your sucking-pig is an agouti.' `Dear me,' said Fritz, `listen to the great professor lecturing! He is going to prove that a pig i... ...ble he would have killed them. I followed him, and as soon as he would listen to me, represented to him how despicable as well as wicked was such... ...t subsided a little, I was able to say a few words with a chance of being listened to. `I am truly thankful to see you all safe and well, and, thank...

...Foreword: No unabridged edition of exists in English. Indeed, the book has been rewritten so many times, by so many editors, that it can legitimately be said that that no complete edition of the book exists in language....

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List of Swiss people

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...s is a list of people associated with the modern Switzerland and the Old Swiss Confederacy . Regardless of ethnicity or emigration, the list includ... ...d with the modern Switzerland and the Old Swiss Confederacy . Regardless of ethnicity or emigration, the list includes famous natives of Switzerland... ...d the Old Swiss Confederacy . Regardless of ethnicity or emigration, the list includes famous natives of Switzerland and its predecessor states as w... ...cludes famous natives of Switzerland and its predecessor states as well as people who were born elsewhere but spent most of their active life in Switz... ...redecessor states as well as people who were born elsewhere but spent most of their active life in Switzerland. For more information see the articles ... ...f their active life in Switzerland. For more information see the articles Swiss people and Demographics of Switzerland . Archaeology Eric Breu... ...r active life in Switzerland. For more information see the articles Swiss people and Demographics of Switzerland . Archaeology Eric Breuer, ar... ...nd. For more information see the articles Swiss people and Demographics of Switzerland . Archaeology Eric Breuer, archaeologist Ferdinand Kell... ... (1749–1803), painter Niki de Saint Phalle (1930–2002), sculptor, became Swiss in 1971 Théophile Steinlen (1859–1923), painter and printmaker Nikla...

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Swiss Family Robinson

By: Johann David Wyss

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON Author: JOHANN DAVID WYSS Language: English Subjec... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...ducators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and r... ...... ...........................................................................198 Swiss Family Robinson i Swiss Family Robinson Johann David Wyss • Forewo... ..., looking at Fritz, `your sucking−pig is an agouti.' `Dear me,' said Fritz, `listen to the great professor lecturing! He is going to prove that a pig ... ... probable he would have killed them. I followed him, and as soon as he would listen to me, represented to him how despicable as well as wicked was suc... ...ment subsided a little, I was able to say a few words with a chance of being listened to. `I am truly thankful to see you all safe and well, and, than...

...Foreword: No unabridged edition of Swiss Family Robinson exists in English. Indeed, the book has been rewritten so many times, by so many editors, that it can legitimately be said that that no complete edition of the book exists in any language. Johann Davi...

...Table of Contents: Swiss Family Robinson, 1 -- Johann David Wyss, 1 -- Foreword, 1 -- Chapter 1, 2 -- Chapter 2, 13 -- Chapter 3, 29 -- Chapter 4, 45 -- Chapter 5, 55 -- Chapter 6, 64 -- Chapter 7, 74 -- Chapter 8, 86 -- Chapter 9,...

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Swiss American

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... 997,233[1] 0.3% of the U.S. population Regio... ... American English, German (especially Swiss German), French, Italian, Romansch ... ... various Christian denominations, including Roman Catholic, United Church of Christ, Reformed Church in the United States ... ... Related ethnic groups Swiss people, Swiss Brazilian, Swiss Chilean, German Americans, German dias... ...Related ethnic groups Swiss people, Swiss Brazilian, Swiss Chilean, German Americans, German diaspora ... ...an, German Americans, German diaspora Swiss Americans are Americans of Swiss descent, including those whose ances... ...iaspora Swiss Americans are Americans of Swiss descent, including those whose ancestors spoke Swiss German, Swiss... ... The Swiss Center of North America includes an extensive list of Swiss clubs. See also ... ... The Swiss Center of North America includes an extensive list of Swiss clubs. See also ...

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Manners and Monuments of Prehistoric Peoples

...DE NADAILLAC Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF PREHISTORIC PEOPLES Title: MANNERS AND MONUMENTS OF PREHISTORIC P... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...he Lake Dwellers of Helvetia employed a similar process, but these ancient Swiss were already more advanced than that. They knew how to cultivate h... ...See (Wurtemburg), were probably used for the same purpose. In some of the Swiss Lake Stations have also been found pieces of wood and cork, pierce... ...fficult to mention them all, and even more difficult to make out a complete list of contemporary mammalia; the deposits generally actually touch tho... ...onverted into a sceptre or staff of office, and to conclude this melancholy list, Longperier mentions a human bone pierced with regular openings, wh... ...ry at Schussenreid (Wurtemberg) gives completeness to our knowledge of the Swiss Lake dwellings. In the midst of a peat−bog rises a but known as a... ...e tools were manufactured in prehistoric times in France would be to give a list of all the departments. In the commune of Saint−Julien du Saut we f...

.... THE Stone Age: its Duration and its Place in Time. The nineteenth century, now nearing its close, has made an indelible impression upon the history of the world, and never were greater things accomplished with more marvellous rapidity. Every branch of science, without exception, has shared in this progress, and to it the daily accumulating information respecting differen...

...Table of Contents: Manners and Monuments of Prehistoric Peoples, 1 -- The Marquis de Nadaillac, 1 -- Translator's Note, 1 -- Chapter I. The Stone Age: its Duration and its Place in Time, 1 -- Chapter II. Food, Cannibalism, Mammals ...

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Swiss Democrats

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... The party is not represented in the Federal Assembly, but has two members of the Grand Council of Aargau. In the 2003 federal ele... ...gau. In the 2003 federal elections, the party won 1.0% of the vote and 1 out of 200 seats in the National Council. This seat was l... ...uncil. This seat was lost in the 2007 elections, where the SD fell to 0.5% of the popular vote. After their severe election loss, the party congress d... ...nal politics because of the absorption of far-right votes into the growing Swiss People's Party. See also ... ...litics because of the absorption of far-right votes into the growing Swiss People's Party. See also F... ...erland. References Swiss Democrats in German, French and Italian in the online Historical Dict... ...c Party Swiss People's Party ... ... Alternative List Fed... ...zerland List of ruling political parties by country ...

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Manners and Monuments of Prehistoric Peoples

By: The Marquis de Nadaillac

... NADAILLAC Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF PREHISTORIC PEOPLES Title: MANNERS AND MONUMENTS OF PREHISTORIC PEO... ....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ... Lake Dwellers of Helvetia employed a similar process, but these ancient Swiss were already more advanced than that. They knew how to cultivate hem... ...ee (Wurtemburg), were probably used for the same purpose. In some of the Swiss Lake Stations have also been found pieces of wood and cork, pierced ... ...icult to mention them all, and even more difficult to make out a complete list of contemporary mammalia; the deposits generally actually touch those... ...verted into a sceptre or staff of office, and to conclude this melancholy list, Longperier mentions a human bone pierced with regular openings, whic... ...y at Schussenreid (Wurtemberg) gives completeness to our knowledge of the Swiss Lake dwellings. In the midst of a peat-bog rises a but known as a KN... ...tools were manufactured in prehistoric times in France would be to give a list of all the departments. In the commune of Saint-Julien du Saut we fin...

...tone Age, its Duration, and its Place in Time, Food, Cannibalism, Mammals, Fish, Hunting and Fishing, Navigation, and Weapons, Tools, Pottery; Origin of the Use of Fire, Clothing, Ornaments; Early Artistic Efforts....

..., its Duration, and its Place in Time 1 II. Food, Cannibalism, Mammals, Fish, Hunting and Fishing, Navigation 47 III. Weapons, Tools, Pottery; Origin of the Use of Fire, Clothing, 3 Ornaments; Early Artistic Efforts 79 IV. Caves, Kitchen-Middings, Lake Stations, Terremares, Crannoges, Burghs, Nurhags, Talayoti, and Truddhi 127 V. Megalithic Monuments 174 VI. Industry, Comm...

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Swiss Alps

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...Satellite image of Switzerland in October 2002. On the north side of the Alps, the regions located above 2000 m are covered by snow. The cant... ...the Alps, the regions located above 2000 m are covered by snow. The canton of Ticino (on the south side) is almost snow-free in early autumn. ... ...ee in early autumn. The Alpine region of Switzerland, conventionally referred to as the Swiss Alps (German: Schwe... ... The Alpine region of Switzerland, conventionally referred to as the Swiss Alps (German: Schweizer Alpen, French: Alpes suisses, Italian: Alpi s... ...presents a major natural feature of the country and is, alongside with the Swiss Plateau and the Swiss portion of the Jura Mountains, one of its three... ...on of the Jura Mountains, one of its three main physiographic regions. The Swiss Alps extend over both the Western Alps and the Eastern Alps, encompas... ...he Matterhorn (4,478 m). The other following major summits can be found in List of mountains of Switzerland. Since the Middle Ages... ...ado or the Matterhorn Peak in California (see the Matterhorn article for a list of Matterhorns in the world). The confluence of th... ... Swiss people ...

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Manners and Monuments of Prehistoric Peoples

By: Marquis de Nadaillac

...TS by NANCY BELL Manners and Monuments of Prehistoric Peoples The Marquis de Nadaillac Translated by Nancy Bell (N... ...ry Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 la... ...sh, Hunting, and Fishing. • CHAPTER III. Weapons, Tools, Pottery; Origin of the Use of Fire, Clothing, Ornaments; Early Artistic Efforts. • CHAPTE... ...he Lake Dwellers of Helvetia employed a similar process, but these ancient Swiss were already more advanced than that. They knew how to cultivate hemp... ...-See (Wurtemburg), were probably used for the same purpose. In some of the Swiss Lake Stations have also been found pieces of wood and cork, pierced w... ...ficult to mention them all, and even more difficult to make out a complete list of contemporary mammalia; the deposits generally actually touch those ... ...nverted into a sceptre or staff of office, and to conclude this melancholy list, Longperier mentions a human bone pierced with regular openings, which... ...ry at Schussenreid (Wurtemberg) gives completeness to our knowledge of the Swiss Lake dwellings. In the midst of a peat-bog rises a but known as a KNU... ... tools were manufactured in prehistoric times in France would be to give a list of all the departments. In the commune of Saint-Julien du Saut we find...

...Duration and its Place in Time. -- CHAPTER II. Food, Cannibalism, Mammals Fish, Hunting, and Fishing. -- CHAPTER III. Weapons, Tools, Pottery; Origin of the Use of Fire, Clothing, Ornaments; Early Artistic Efforts. -- CHAPTER IV. Caves, Kitchen-Middings, Lake Stations, Terremares, Crannoges, Burghs, Nurhags, Talayoti, and Truddhi. -- CHAPTER V. Megalithic Monuments. -- CHA...

...s Duration and its Place in Time. · CHAPTER II. Food, Cannibalism, Mammals Fish, Hunting, and Fishing. · CHAPTER III. Weapons, Tools, Pottery; Origin of the Use of Fire, Clothing, Ornaments; Early Artistic Efforts. · CHAPTER IV. Caves, Kitchen-Middings, Lake Stations, Terremares, Crannoges, Burghs, Nurhags, Talayoti, and Truddhi. · CHAPTER V. Megalithic Monuments. · CHAPTE...

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Swiss literature

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... of a series on the Culture of Switzerland ... ... History People Languages ... ... Flag Coat of arms ... ... As there is no dominant national language, the four main languages of French, Italian, German and Romansch form the four branches which make u... ... the four branches which make up a literature of Switzerland. The original Swiss Confederation, from its foundation in 1291 up to 1798, gained only a ... ... of Fribourg, and so the German language dominated. During that period the Swiss vernacular literature was in German, although in the 18th century, Fr... ...able in Bern and elsewhere. At that time, Geneva and Lausanne were not yet Swiss: Geneva was an ally and Vaud a subject land. The French branch does n... ...by adoption only, produced (1822) a history of Switzerland written for the people, which had a great vogue. Nineteenth century ... ...s publishers.[1] See also List of Swiss poets Swiss Literary Archives ...

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Marshall Islands Food Choices for Healthful Living Based on Food Group Lists

By: Anne Caprio Shovic

....D. Marshall Islands Food Choices for Healthful Living based on food group lists ADAP PROJECT Agricultural Development in the American Pacific Pacific... ...lopment in the American Pacific Pacific Land Grant Programs A publication of the Land Grant Institutions of the Pacific: American Samoa Community Co... ...nt Institutions of the Pacific: American Samoa Community College, College of Micronesia, Northern Marianas College, University of Guam, and Universit... ... Micronesia, Northern Marianas College, University of Guam, and University of Hawai‘i, through the Agricultural Development in the American Pacific (A... ...i‘i Marshall Islands Food Choices for Healthful Living Based on Food Group Lists ADAP Project, 95-1 Prepared by: ANNE SHOVIC, Ph.D., R.D. University o... ...ersity of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1992 The Food Group Lists are the basis of a meal planning system designed by the American Diab... ...xchanges EVAPORATED MILK SKIM MILK 1 Cup Skim Milk 14 Food Measure Cheese Swiss 1 ounce Romano 1 ounce Parmesan 1-1/2 ounces Mozarella (part skim mil... ...+Rutabaga + Spinach + Squash, leaf tips + Sweet potato leaves/shoots + Swiss chard +Taro leaves +Tomato, canned or fresh +Tomato juice +To... ... bone) 1 ounce Q Cheese (all regular cheeses) Cheddar, American, Monterey, Swiss, Provolone, Blue 1 ounce or 1" cube Q Cold cuts 1 slice Q Fish (any f...

...The Food Group Lists are the basis of a meal planning system designed by the American Diabetes Association and The American Dietetic Association. Disclaimer: The use of brand names does not imply endorsement. Nutrient value and exchange lis...

...Table of Contents Introduction.............................................................................................. 1 Principles of Good Nutrition ..................................................................... 2 The...

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Swiss nobility

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...Switzerland is a confederation of states of which each one has its own history. In the... ...own history. In the Middle Ages we find in the various Swiss cantons only families of feudal nobility and some ennobled families a... ... In the Middle Ages we find in the various Swiss cantons only families of feudal nobility and some ennobled families abroad. In Switzerland there ... ...and some ennobled families abroad. In Switzerland there was a great number of families of dynastes who were vassals of the Holy Roman Empire, of the H... ..., its history and so its own nobility. So it's necessary to understand the Swiss nobilities to specify some nobiliary characteristics of some "cantons... ...iciate of right but in fact. Tessin, before becoming a Swiss canton in 1803, did not form a political and administrative unit and ... ...ceiving nobility's letters abroad. In 1778 the Sovereign Council fixed the list of the seven families of the "Notenstein" which constituted in fact th... ...er of one of the Swiss nobilities or of a foreign nobility. By counting 15 people per family, we obtain a proportion of 1,06 °/oo of the population, w... ...ceiving nobility's letters abroad. In 1778 the Sovereign Council fixed the list of the seven families of the "Notenstein" which constituted in fact th...

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The Child and Childhood in Folk-Thought Studies of the Activities and Influences of the Child Among Primitive Peoples, Their Analogues and Survivals in the Civilization of To-Day

By: Alexander F. Chamberlain

....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ...cators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and res... ...heir application, neither have any of their other very definite and ample list of terms for relatives, except the terms _macu_ [cf. _magu_, "parturi... ... Iroquois of New York and Canada during our civil war stood first on the list among all the recruits of our army for height, vigour, and corporeal ... ...imilar folk-tales are to be met with in other parts of the world, and the list of water-sprites and river-goddesses is almost endless. Greater than ... ...f the Huns, _Attila_, i.e. "little father," and in the _ätti_ of modern Swiss dialects. To the same root attach themselves Sanskrit _atta_, "mothe... ..._gerl_ (_girl, gurl_) was applied to a young person of either sex. In the Swiss dialects to-day _gurre_, or _gurrli_, is a name given to a "girl" in... ...ight be drawn from the numerous German dialect dictionaries and the great Swiss lexicon of Tobler. Still more interesting, perhaps, would be the d...

...Prefatory Note: The present volume is an elaboration and amplification of lectures on ?The Child in Folk-Thought,? delivered by the writer at the summer school held at Clark University in 1894. In connection with the interesting topic of ?Child-Study? which now engages so much the attention of t...

...BUTE TO THE MOTHER (Continued) IV. THE CHILD'S TRIBUTE TO THE FATHER V. THE NAME CHILD VI. THE CHILD IN THE PRIMITIVE LABORATORY VII. THE BRIGHT SIDE OF CHILD-LIFE: PARENTAL AFFECTION VIII. CHILDHOOD THE GOLDEN AGE IX. CHILDREN'S FOOD X. CHILDREN'S SOULS XI. CHILDREN'S FLOWERS, PLANTS, AND TREES XII. CHILDREN'S ANIMALS, BIRDS, ETC. XIII. CHILD-LIFE AND EDUCATION IN GENERAL...

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Swiss Federal Railways

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... Swiss Federal Railways (, , ) is the national railway company of Switzerland . It is usually referred to by the initials of its Germ... ... either concatenated as SBB CFF FFS, or used separately. The Romansh version of its name, Viafiers federalas svizras, is not officially used. The c... ...ince 1999 it has been a special stock corporation with all shares held by the Swiss Confederation or the Swiss cantons . Organization Swiss Federa... ...rporation is led in an entrepreneurial manner. A performance agreement between Swiss Federal Railways and the Swiss Confederation defines the requirem... ...isalpino AG and TiLo (the latter in consortium with Italian authorities). The Swiss Federal Railways hold significant shares of the Zentralbahn and... ... with Italian authorities). The Swiss Federal Railways hold significant shares of the Zentralbahn and Lyria . To take care of the historical herit... ...nies went bankrupt in the resulting competition. On 20 February 1898 the Swiss people agreed in a referendum to the creation of a state-owned railwa... ... their extraordinary efforts. The Swiss Federal Railways have many high-class (listed) buildings from well-known architects such as Herzog & de Meuro... ... Airlines out of Zurich International Airport in Zurich .* Hans Hilfiker List of stock used by Swiss Federal Railways PostBus Switzerland Rail...

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The Child and Childhood in Folk-Thought Studies of the Activities and Influences of the Child Among Primitive Peoples, Their Analogues and Survivals in the Civilization of To-Day

By: Alexander F. Chamberlain

....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ...cators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and res... ...heir application, neither have any of their other very definite and ample list of terms for relatives, except the terms macu [cf. magu, "parturition... ... Iroquois of New York and Canada during our civil war stood first on the list among all the recruits of our army for height, vigour, and corporeal ... ...imilar folk-tales are to be met with in other parts of the world, and the list of water-sprites and river-goddesses is almost endless. Greater than ... ...er of the Huns, Attila, i.e. "little father," and in the atti of modern Swiss dialects. To the same root attach themselves Sanskrit atta, "mother,... ...ish gerl (girl, gurl) was applied to a young person of either sex. In the Swiss dialects to-day gurre, or gurrli, is a name given to a "girl" in a ... ...ight be drawn from the numerous German dialect dictionaries and the great Swiss lexicon of Tobler. Still more interesting, perhaps, would be the d...

...The present volume is an elaboration and amplification of lectures on ?The Child in Folk-Thought,? delivered by the writer at the summer school held at Clark University in 1894. In connection with the interesting topic of ?Child-Study? which now engages so much the attention of t...

...BUTE TO THE MOTHER (Continued) IV. THE CHILD'S TRIBUTE TO THE FATHER V. THE NAME CHILD VI. THE CHILD IN THE PRIMITIVE LABORATORY VII. THE BRIGHT SIDE OF CHILD-LIFE: PARENTAL AFFECTION VIII. CHILDHOOD THE GOLDEN AGE IX. CHILDREN'S FOOD X. CHILDREN'S SOULS XI. CHILDREN'S FLOWERS, PLANTS, AND TREES XII. CHILDREN'S ANIMALS, BIRDS, ETC. XIII. CHILD-LIFE AND EDUCATION IN GENERAL...

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List of Swiss architects

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... Following is a list of notable Swiss architects: ... ...Peter Zumthor See also List of architects List of Swi... ... Zumthor See also List of architects List of Swiss pe... ...ee also List of architects List of Swiss people Ref... ...urich. Retrieved 2 March 2012. ^ "Prof. Gion A. Caminada: Chair of Architecture and Design". Department of Architecture... ... ^ McGuire, Annie (16 August 2011). "Sion president the embodiment of a controversial club". BBC Sport Scotland. 16 August... ... ^ "Prof. Andrea Deplazes: Chair of Architecture and Technology". Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. Retrieved 2 Marc... ...rom July 2014 Use dmy dates from July 2014 Dynamic lists Lists of architects by nati... ... Dynamic lists Lists of architects by nationality Lists of Swiss people by occupation ...

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1992 Census of Manufactures and Census of Mineral Industries Mc92-R-1 Reference Series Numerical List of Manufactured and Mineral Products

By: Ronald H. Brown

...T: Mon Nov 4 11:20:35 1996 / pssw02/ disk2/ economic/ mc92r/ 1/ 01cvr Census of Manufactures and Census of Mineral Industries MC92-R-1 REFERENCE SERIE... ...actures and Census of Mineral Industries MC92-R-1 REFERENCE SERIES Numerical List of Manufactured and Mineral Products U.S. Department of Commerce Eco... ...es and Census of Mineral Industries MC92-R-1 REFERENCE SERIES Numerical List of Manufactured and Mineral Products U.S. Department of Commerce Economic... ...s U.S. Department of Commerce Economics and Statistics Administration BUREAU OF THE CENSUS JOBNAME: No Job Name PAGE: 1 SESS: 4 OUTPUT: Mon Nov 4 1... ...es (ASM) Program was responsible for the overall management of the Numerical List of Manufactured and Mineral Products. He guided the activities with ... ...actures and Census of Mineral Industries MC92-R-1 REFERENCE SERIES Numerical List of Manufactured and Mineral Products U.S. Department of Commerce Ron... ... 20223 NATURAL CHEESE, EXCEPT COTTAGE CHEESE (CHEDDAR, BRICK, GRATED, CREAM, SWISS, ITALIAN, ETC.) 2022301 2 Shipped in consumer packages or container... ...ICLES 3799903 4 All-terrain vehicles, gasoline or electric, for transport of people or goods designed to traverse all types of terrain ...

...Excerpt: This numerical list includes the principal products and services of the manufacturing and mining industries in the United States. The data for these products and services were collected in the 1992 Census of Manufactures on 213 long forms (...

...Table of Contents: Introduction, V -- Conversion Table, - IX -- MAJOR GROUPS -- 10. Metal Mining, - 1 -- 12. Bituminous Coal and Lignite Mining, 3 -- 13. Oil and Gas Extraction, - 4 -- 14. Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels, 5 -- 2...

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List of Swiss supercentenarians

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...Swiss supercentenarians (people from Switzerland who have attained the age of at least 110 years) whose lifespans have been verified by the Gerontolog... ...hough Polish by birth) who died in 2010, at age 112 years, 327 days.[3] As of 4 February 2015, the GRG has identified no verified living supercentenar... ... Contents 1 Living Swiss supercentenarians 2 Swiss supercentena... ... 2 Swiss supercentenarians 3 Oldest Swiss person by canton 4 Chronological list ... ...dest Swiss person by canton 4 Chronological list of the oldest living person in Switzerland since 1986 ... ...Swiss person by canton 4 Chronological list of the oldest living person in Switzerland since 1986 ... ... 5 References Living Swiss supercentenarians      &n... ... Oldest Swiss person by canton This is a list of the oldest people by birth from each canton-- according to today's ... ... Chronological list of the oldest living person in Switzerland since 1986 ...

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The Voice of the People

By: Ellen Glasgow

... GLASGOW Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org THE PEOPLE Title: THE VOICE OF THE PEOPLE Author: ELLEN GLASGOW Language... ...ture Collection World Public Library.org THE PEOPLE Title: THE VOICE OF THE PEOPLE Author: ELLEN GLASGOW Language: English Subject: Fiction, ... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ... the old court−house, the clerk had laid aside his pen along with his air of listless attention, and the judge was making his way through the straggli... ...s, he lay for a long time staring at the ceiling, thinking of the morrow and listening to the groans of his stepmother as she tossed with neuralgia. I... ...Eugenia descended, she was gazing stonily into Miss Chris's genial face, and listening constrainedly to a story at which the general was laughing hear... ...to carry Aunt Griselda her toast and tea, had caught a glimpse of a yellowed swiss muslin frock and the leather case of a daguerreotype containing the... ...to peevish cries and struggled free, tearing with his foot the ruffle of the swiss muslin gown. "Oo ain't pitty lady," he had said, and Aunt Griselda ...

...Excerpt: BOOK I. FAIR WEATHER IN KINGSBOROUGH I The last day of Circuit Court was over at Kingsborough. The jury had vanished from the semicircle of straight?backed chairs in the old court?house, the clerk had laid aside his pen along with his air of listless attention, and the judge w...

...Table of Contents: The Voice of the People, 1 -- Ellen Glasgow, 1 -- BOOK I. FAIR WEATHER IN KINGSBOROUGH, 2 -- I, 2 -- II, 7 -- III, 12 -- IV, 17 -- V, 22 -- VI, 28 -- VII, 34 -- VIII, 38 -- IX, 43 -- BOOK II. A RAINY SEASON, 47 -...

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Swiss federal election, 1967

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...tic Party remained the largest party in the National Council, winning 50 of the 200 seats.Nohlen & Stöver, p1954 Results National Council { c... ...ative Christian Social Party 219, 184 22.1 45 –3 align=left Party of Farmers, Traders and Independents 109, 621 11.0 21 –1 align=left... ...ers, Traders and Independents 109, 621 11.0 21 –1 align=left Ring of Independents 89, 950 9.1 16 +6 align=left Swiss Party of Labour... ... align=left Ring of Independents 89, 950 9.1 16 +6 align=left Swiss Party of Labour 28, 723 2.9 5 +1 align=left Liberal Democrat... ... Liberal Democratic Union 23, 808 2.3 6 0 align=left Evangelical People's Party 15, 728 1.6 3 +1 align=left Social-Political Group ... ...lign=left Republican Movement 1, 696 0.2 0 – align=left Dellberg List rowspan=2 21, 225 rowspan=2 2.1 1 – align=left Other parties ...

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The Voice of the People

By: Ellen Glasgow

...OICE OF THE by ELLEN GLASGOW The Voice of the People Ellen Glasgow Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide... ... THE by ELLEN GLASGOW The Voice of the People Ellen Glasgow Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide. World... ...ry Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 la... ... REBE GORDON GLASGOW BOOK I. FAIR WEATHER IN KINGSBOROUGH I The last day of Circuit Court was over at Kingsborough. The jury had vanished from the s... ...he old court-house, the clerk had laid aside his pen along with his air of listless attention, and the judge was making his way through the straggling... ... he lay for a long time staring at the ceiling, thinking of the morrow and listening to the groans of his stepmother as she tossed with neuralgia. IV ... ...genia descended, she was gazing stonily into Miss Chris's genial face, and listening constrainedly to a story at which the general was laughing hearti... ... carry Aunt Griselda her toast and tea, had caught a glimpse of a yellowed swiss muslin frock and the leather case of a daguerreotype containing the p... ... peevish cries and struggled free, tearing with his foot the ruffle of the swiss muslin gown. "Oo ain't pitty lady," he had said, and Aunt Griselda ha...

...The jury had vanished from the semicircle of straight-backed chairs in the old court-house, the clerk had laid aside his pen along with his air of listless attention, and the judge was making his way through the straggling spectators to the sunken stone steps of the ...

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Swiss Global Air Lines

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... Parent company Swiss International Air Lines, Lufthansa Cityline ... ... Kloten, Switzerland Key people Andreas Thurnheer ... ... Website swiss.com Swiss European Air Lines Ltd... ....com Swiss European Air Lines Ltd. or Swiss European Air Lines AG is a subsidiary of Swiss International Air Line... ...iss European Air Lines Ltd. or Swiss European Air Lines AG is a subsidiary of Swiss International Air Lines. Swiss International Air Lines, also known... ...ines. Swiss International Air Lines, also known as SWISS, is the successor of Swissair, following that company's grounding in 2001. Like its parent, S... ... that company's grounding in 2001. Like its parent, Swiss European is part of the Star Alliance. It has its legal headquarters [1] in Basel and a subs... ...craft.[8][9] Destinations This is a list of destinations served by Swiss European airlines[10] (Not including s...

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The Uprising of a Great People

By: Count Agenor de Gasparin

... BOOTH Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org GREAT PEOPLE Title: THE UPRISING OF A GREAT PEOPLE Author: MARY L. BOOTH L... ...Collection World Public Library.org GREAT PEOPLE Title: THE UPRISING OF A GREAT PEOPLE Author: MARY L. BOOTH Language: English Subject: Ficti... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...... ...r M. Guizot. In 1848, while travelling in the East with his wife, a talented Swiss lady, the author of several works, he received intelligence of the ... ...stined to serve the interests of slavery. And shall we remain mute? Shall we listen to the counsels of that false wisdom that always comes too late, s... ...d by it has been much exaggerated. We must greatly abbreviate the formidable list of churches furnished us by travellers. Putting aside those which ha... ... assent of generous and sincere minds. I myself have read a sermon which was listened to with sympathy in a certain Presbyterian church in New York, i...

...Excerpt: THE edition of the Uprising of a Great People which we issue herewith, has been carefully revised to conform to the new edition of the original work, just published at Paris. The author has corrected several errors of fact, which were no...

...Table of Contents: The Uprising of a Great People, 1 -- Count Agenor de Gasparin, 1 -- TRANSLATOR'S Preface, 2 -- Preface TO THE SECOND EDITION, 2 -- TRANSLATOR'S Preface, 3 -- Preface, 4 -- Introduction, 5 -- Chapter I. AMERICAN S...

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List of Swiss inventions and discoveries

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...The following list is composed of items, techniques and processes that were invented by or discovered by p... ... Victorinox "Huntsman" Swiss Army knife Swiss Army ... ... Sports The Swiss bobsleigh team from Davos, ca. 1910 ... ...ry Dunant See also List of Swiss inventors and discoverers Referenc... ...nant See also List of Swiss inventors and discoverers References ... ...t See also List of Swiss inventors and discoverers References ... ... ^ Mary Bellis (2012-04-09). "Charles Martin Hall - The History of Aluminum". Inventors.about.com. Retrieved 2012-12-28.  ... ... Lists of inventions or discoveries ... ... Lists of inventors or discoverers ...

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The Economic Consequences of the Peace

By: John Maynard Keynes

... by JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES The Economic Consequences of the Peace John Maynard Keynes Chapter 1: Introductory The power to becom... ... power to become habituated to his surroundings is a marked characteristic of mankind. Very few of us realise with conviction the intensely unusual, u... ...the intensely unusual, unstable, complicated, unreliable, temporary nature of the economic organisation by which Western Europe has lived for the last... ...pean family. Moved by insane delusion and reckless self-regard, the German people overturned the foundations on which we all lived and built. But the ... ...ich the public of all Allied countries were still inspired. They would not listen to his arguments. They would not be cool enough to treat the issue a... ...ll communicate to it within six months of the treaty's coming into force a list of all the rights and interests in question, 'whether already granted,... ...nt, is an unsettled question; but all the countries specified in the above list are open to pressure by the Allied authorities, whether by the imposit... ..., comprising practically all Germany's holding of Scandinavian, Dutch, and Swiss securities, a part of her South American securities, and a substantia... ...exercise these powers for the mobilisation of certain Swedish, Danish, and Swiss securities. 47. £3 (million) 1892. S...

...The power to become habituated to his surroundings is a marked characteristic of mankind. Very few of us realise with conviction the intensely unusual, unstable, complicated, unreliable, temporary nature of the economic organisation by which Western Europe has lived for the last half century. We assume...

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List of Swiss inventors and discoverers

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...This is a list of Swiss inventors and discoverers. The following list comprises people from Switzerland, and also people of predominantly Sw... ...ers. The following list comprises people from Switzerland, and also people of predominantly Swiss heritage, in alphabetical order of the surname. ... ...g list comprises people from Switzerland, and also people of predominantly Swiss heritage, in alphabetical order of the surname. ... ... A Carl Roman Abt inventor of Abt rack system Werner Arber, (nobel prize) dis... ...overed restriction endonucleases. Their work would lead to the development of recombinant DNA technology. Aimé Argand, invent... ...ed cells. See also List of Swiss inventions and discoveries Swiss peo... .... See also List of Swiss inventions and discoveries Swiss people ... ... Lists of inventions or discoveries by country ... ...Swedish Swiss Un...

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Early European History

By: Hutton Webster

....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...phies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the ... ...cators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and res... ... St. Joseph, probably Norman Sicilian work] CONTENTS LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS LIST OF MAPS LIST OF PLATES SUGGESTIONS FOR ... ...D. 189. The Unification of Spain (to 1492 A.D.) 190. Austria and the Swiss Confederation, 1273-1499 A.D. 191. Expansion of Germany XXIII. ... ...IX--Table of Events and Dates INDEX AND PRONOUNCING VOCABULARY LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS Disk of Phaestus. A Papyrus Manuscript. ... ...ellman Coach and Sedan Chair Death Mask of Sir Isaac Newton LIST OF MAPS Distribution of Semitic and Indo-European Peoples. P... ... Spain during the Middle Ages Growth of the Hapsburg Possessions The Swiss Confederation, 1291-1513 A.D. German Expansion Eastward during the... ... to the heir of the Austrian house of Hapsburg. 190. AUSTRIA AND THE SWISS CONFEDERATION, 1273-1499 A.D. RISE OF AUSTRIA The name Austria...

...Preface: This book aims to furnish a concise and connected account of human progress during ancient, medieval, and early modern times. It should meet the requirements of those high schools and preparatory schools where ancient history, as a separate discipline, is being supplanted by a more ...

...CONTENTS LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS LIST OF MAPS LIST OF PLATES SUGGESTIONS FOR FURTHER STUDY CHAPTER I. THE AGES BEFORE HISTORY. 1. The Study of History 2. Prehistoric Peoples 3. Domestication of Animals and Plants 4. Writing and the Alp...

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Swiss-German Sign Language

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... possibly French SL Swiss-German Sign Language ... ... swis1240[2] Swiss-German Sign Language (German: Deutschschweizer Gebärdensprache, abbre... ...eizer Gebärdensprache, abbreviated DSGS) is the primary deaf sign language of the German-speaking part of Switzerland. The language was established ar... ...urces it's called Natürliche Gebärden or Natürliche Gebärdensprache,[4] or Swiss Sign Language (Langage gestuel suisse).[3] The former just means 'nat... ... Wittmann (1991) suspects that Swiss-German Sign Language may be part of the French Sign Language family, but it is not close and this is not eas... ... easy to demonstrate.[3] In Switzerland, the parentage of this language is still in research. A research, if DSGS could be a deriv... ... List of sign languages ... ...nguages List by number of signers ... ... Australian Aboriginal (List) Br...

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Constitutional Project for Corsica

By: Jean Jacques Rousseau

...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...ducators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and r... ...nment suitable for Corsica. It is asking for more than you think. There are peoples who, do what you may, are incapable of being well governed, for ... ...ustice and virtue were. This hard−working and independent life attached the Swiss to their fatherland with a strength which gave them two great mean... ...life gradually destroyed the virtues that same life had engendered, and the Swiss became hirelings, like the French, though asking a penny more. Ano... ...o the island during a certain number of years will give a good and reliable list of things that cannot be dispensed with; for the present situation ... ...immense forests have nothing to show but nearly naked rock. Fortunately the Swiss, warned by the example of France, have seen the danger, and have b... ...ent not to overcome the bulk of the nation and to plunge it into a state of listlessness. Generally speaking, therefore, the government of all rich ...

...Excerpt: You ask for a plan of government suitable for Corsica. It is asking for more than you think. There are peoples who, do what you may, are incapable of being well governed, for the law has no hold over them, and a government without laws cannot b...

Table of Contents: CONSTITUTIONAL PROJECT FOR CORSICA, 1 -- Jean?Jacques Rousseau, 1 -- FOREWORD, 1 -- PART I, 1

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Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

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... Other names Great Swiss Mountain Dog Nicknames... ... Nicknames Swissy Country of origin ... ... Swissy Country of origin Switzerland ... ... (Canis lupus familiaris) The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog (German: Grosser Schweizer Sennenhund or French: Grand B... ...he Swiss Alps. Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs are almost certainly the result of indigenous dogs mating with large Mastiff types brought to Switzerland b... ...ountain Dog is sociable, active, calm, and dignified, and loves being part of the family. It is relatively healthy for its size and tends to have far ... ...d dogs;[21] longevity is inversely related to breed size.[22] Two websites list the life expectancy for Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs at 10 to 11 years;... ... expectancy for Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs at 10 to 11 years;[23] another lists it as 8–10 years.[18] A survey by the US breed club shows a median li... ...29] The Continental Kennel Club (CKC) lists the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog and provides minimal information about...

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The Economic Consequences of the Peace

By: John Maynard Keynes

...YNARD KEYNES Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF THE PEACE Title: THE ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF THE PEACE Author: J... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...ropean family. Moved by insane delusion and reckless self−regard, the German people overturned the foundations on which we all lived and built. But th... ...which the public of all Allied countries were still inspired. They would not listen to his arguments. They would not be cool enough to treat the issue... ...hall communicate to it within six months of the treaty's coming into force a list of all the rights and interests in question, 'whether already grante... ...ment, is an unsettled question; but all the countries specified in the above list are open to pressure by the Allied authorities, whether by the impos... ...on, comprising practically all Germany's holding of Scandinavian, Dutch, and Swiss securities, a part of her South American securities, and a substant... ...o exercise these powers for the mobilisation of certain Swedish, Danish, and Swiss securities. 47. £3 (million) 1892. ...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1. Introductory The power to become habituated to his surroundings is a marked characteristic of mankind. Very few of us realise with conviction the intensely unusual, unstable, complicated, unreliable, temporary nature of the economic organisation by which Western Europe has lived for the last half century. We assume...

...Table of Contents: The Economic Consequences of the Peace, 1 -- John Maynard Keynes, 1 -- Chapter 1: Introductory, 1 -- Chapter 2: Europe Before the War, 3 -- Chapter 3: The Conference, 8 -- Chapter 4: The Treaty, 16 -- Chapter 5: ...

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Swiss federal election, 2007

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... All 200 seats to the National Council of Switzerland and 43 (of the 46) seats to the Swiss Coun... ...l Council of Switzerland and 43 (of the 46) seats to the Swiss Council of States ... ...witzerland and 43 (of the 46) seats to the Swiss Council of States ... ... Party Swiss People's Social Demo... ... Party Swiss People's Social Democrats ... ... Elections to the Swiss Federal Assembly, the federal parliament of Switzerland, were held on... ... Elections to the Swiss Federal Assembly, the federal parliament of Switzerland, were held on Sunday, 21 October 2007. In a few cantons, a s... ... Alternative List AL Socia... ... Alternative List AL Socia...

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War and Peace, First Epilogue

By: Leo Nikoleyevich Tolstoy

...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...ducators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and r... ...t of humanity went on as unceasingly as the flow of time. Various groups of people formed and dissolved, the coming formation and dissolution of kin... ...olved, the coming formation and dissolution of kingdoms and displacement of peoples was in course of preparation. The sea of history was not drive... ... breathing, every slightest tone of which was familiar to his wife. As she listened to it she saw before her his smooth handsome forehead, his must... ... presence now that they had made it up. He did not ask if she was ready to listen to him. He did not care. A thought had occurred to him and so it... ...m till spring. War and Peace, First Epilogue CHAPTER IX 19 Countess Mary listened till he had finished, made some remark, and in her turn began t... ...ectly, Monsieur Dessalles. Good night!" said Pierre, giving his hand to the Swiss tutor, and he turned to young Nicholas with a smile. "You and I ha...

...Excerpt: Seven years had passed. The storm?tossed sea of European history had subsided within its shores and seemed to have become calm. But the mysterious forces that move humanity (mysterious because the laws of their motion are unknown to us) continued to operate. Though the ...

...Table of Contents: War and Peace, v14, 1 -- Leo Tolstoy, 1 -- BOOK FOURTEEN: 1812, 1 -- Chapter I, 1 -- Chapter II, 3 -- Chapter III, 4 -- Chapter IV, 6 -- Chapter V, 8 -- Chapter VI, 11 -- Chapter VII, 13 -- Chapter VIII, 15 -- Ch...

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Switzerland

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... French: la Suisse, Italian: Svizzera, Romansh: la Svizra), officially the Swiss Confederation (Confœderatio Helvetica in Latin), is a federal republi... ...ration (Confœderatio Helvetica in Latin), is a federal republic consisting of 26 cantons. The country is situated in Western Europe, where it is ... ...etween the Alps, the Central Plateau and the Jura that yields a total area of 41,285 km2 (15,940 sq mi). ... ...). The Swiss population of approximately 8.2 million people concentrates mostly in... ... The Swiss population of approximately 8.2 million people concentrates mostly in cities such as R... ... Politics of Switzerland Swiss Federal Council - Federal Assembly of Switzerland - List of political... ... Swiss Federal Council - Federal Assembly of Switzerland - List of political parties in Switzerland - Elections in Switzerland - Forei... ...nd Swiss Alps - Swiss plateau - Jura mountains - List of lakes of Switzerland - List of rivers of Switzerland - List of glac... ...erland - List of rivers of Switzerland - List of glaciers in Switzerland - List of mountains of Switzerland - List of mountain passes in Switzerland -...

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War and Peace, First Epilogue

By: Leo Tolstoy, Graf

...ry Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 la... ... EPILOGUE: 1813——20 CHAPTER I Seven years had passed. The storm-tossed sea of European history had subsided within its shores and seemed to have becom... ... But the mysterious forces that move humanity (mysterious because the laws of their motion are unknown to us) continued to operate. Though the surfa... ... of humanity went on as unceasingly as the flow of time. Various groups of people formed and dissolved, the coming formation and dissolution of kingdo... ...lved, the coming formation and dissolution of kingdoms and displacement of peoples was in course of preparation. The sea of history was not driven sp... ... breathing, every slightest tone of which was familiar to his wife. As she listened to it she saw before her his smooth handsome forehead, his mustach... ...presence now that they had made it up. He did not ask if she was ready to listen to him. He did not care. A thought had occurred to him and so it bel... ...intention to persuade Pierre to stay with them till spring. Countess Mary listened till he had finished, made some remark, and in her turn began thin... ...ctly, Monsieur Dessalles. Good night!" said Pierre, giving his hand to the Swiss tutor, and he turned to young Nicholas with a smile. "You and I haven...

...Though the surface of the sea of history seemed motionless, the movement of humanity went on as unceasingly as the flow of time. Various groups of people formed and dissolved, the coming formation and dissolution of kingdoms and displacement of...

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List of Turkish people

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... This is a list of Turkish people, or the Turks, (Turkish: Türkler), who are an ethnic group prima... ...), who are an ethnic group primarily living in Turkey, and in the former lands of the Ottoman Empire where Turkish minorities have been established. B... ...an Empire where Turkish minorities have been established. By country are these people living or born in Turkey but has Turkish descent and their roo... ...t and their roots are from the respective countries. For Ottoman people see List of Ottoman people . Actors See List of Turkish actors . Acad... ... their roots are from the respective countries. For Ottoman people see List of Ottoman people . Actors See List of Turkish actors . Academics... ... Şakir Kabaağaçlı Metin Kaçan Sabri Kalic Orhan Veli Kanık - poet, founder of Garip Movement Yakup Kadri Karaosmanoğlu Yaşar Kemal Coşkun Kırc... ...mzi Aydın Jöntürk, Film Director IstanbulList of notable people from Istanbul List of mayors of Istanbul List of Governors of Istanbul Province Izm... ...tanbul List of Governors of Istanbul Province IzmirList of people from İzmir List of mayors of İzmir MersinList of mayors of Mersin Müfide İlhan A... ...Yksel Osmanovski Sermin Özürküt Sibel Redzep Erkan Zengin SwitzerlandList of Swiss Turks SyriaYusuf al-Azma Taqi al-Din Nizar Qabbani Sabah Qabban...

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The Foreigner, A Tale of Saskatchewan

By: Ralph Connor

... by RALPH CONNOR THE FOREIGNER, A TALE OF SASKATCHEWAN Ralph Connor Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wid... ...ry Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 la... ... PLAIN • CHAPTER II. WHERE EAST MEETS WEST • CHAPTER III. THE MARRIAGE OF ANKA • CHAPTER IV. THE UNBIDDEN GUEST • CHAPTER V. THE PATRIOT'S HEA... ... speech, and in manner of life, Saxon and Slav, Teuton, Celt and Gaul, one people is being made. The blood strains of great races will mingle in the b... ...eater than the greatest of them all. It would be our wisdom to grip these peoples to us with living hooks of justice and charity till all lines of na... ...the south, in this year the city began to cast eager eyes eastward, and to listen for the rumble of the first trans- continental train, which was to b... ...cks gave such a colony shelter. With a sprinkling of Germans, Italians and Swiss, it was almost solidly Slav. Slavs of all varieties from all province... ...mpt remained, her husband's rage grew less. After a long silence he said, "Listen. This feast will last two days?" "Yes, there is food and drink for ... ...issing his very boots. He drew away from her and sat down upon a bench. "Listen," he said. "I will send you money. You will require to take no man i...

...PREFACE: In Western Canada there is to be seen to-day that most fascinating of all human phenomena, the making of a nation. Out of breeds diverse in traditions, in ideals, in speech, and in manner of life, Saxon and Slav, Teuton, Celt and Gaul, one people is being made. The blood strains of great rac...

...· PREFACE · CHAPTER I. THE CITY ON THE PLAIN · CHAPTER II. WHERE EAST MEETS WEST · CHAPTER III. THE MARRIAGE OF ANKA · CHAPTER IV. THE UNBIDDEN GUEST · CHAPTER V. THE PATRIOT'S HEART · CHAPTER VI. THE GRIP OF BRITISH LAW · CHAPTER VII. CONDEMNED · CHAPTER VIII. THE PRICE OF VENGEANCE · CHAPTER IX. BROTHER AND SISTER · CHAPTER X. JAC...

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List of blind people

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...The following is a list of notable blind people. Activists and organizers of the blind Tilly Aston - Founder ... ... following is a list of notable blind people. Activists and organizers of the blind Tilly Aston - Founder of the Victorian Association of Brai... ...raille . Francis Joseph Campbell - Anti-slavery campaigner and co-founder of the Royal National College for the Blind Kenneth Jernigan - Long-ti... ...yal National College for the Blind Kenneth Jernigan - Long-time leader of the National Federation of the Blind . Helen Keller - American deaf-bl... ... Tofiri Kibuuka - Ugandan-Norwegian athlete. One of the first three blind people to reach the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro (along with John Opio and... ...d lead his company despite being blinded in an accident. Leonhard Euler - Swiss mathematician and physicist who went almost totally blind at fifty-ni...

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The History of Education

By: Ellwood Patterson Cubberley

...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE HISTORY OF EDUCATION Author: ELLWOOD P. CUBBERLEY Language: English Subject: Fic... ...ww.WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and... ...raphies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve th... ...E EDUCATIONAL PROBLEMS OF THE FUTURE GENERAL BIBLIOGRAPHY In addition to the List of Readings and the Supplemental References given in the chapter bib... ...e the Germans, Moravians, Swedes, Norwegians, Finns, Danes, Dutch, Walloons, Swiss, Scotch, Scotch−Irish, French Huguenots, and the English Puritans. ... ...ng to memory the Laws of Lycurgus, learning a few selections from Homer, and listening to the conversation of the older men. As might naturally be sup... ...sired about the city; to frequent the streets, market−place, and theater; to listen to debates and jury trials, and to witness the great games; and to... ...movement, and civil war was the result. Zwingli was killed in battle between Swiss partisans of the old regime and reformers, in 1531, but his work th... ...her Italian humanistic educators of the Renaissance (p. 267); the French and Swiss colleges of Calvin (p. 331); Colet's school at Saint Paul's (p. 275...

...Table of Contents: The History Of Education, 1 -- Ellwood P. Cubberley, 1 -- Preface, 7 -- GENERAL BIBLIOGRAPHY, 12 -- Introduction. THE SOURCES OF OUR CIVILIZATION, 13 -- PART I. THE ANCIENT WORLD. THE FOUNDATION ELEMENTS OF OUR W...

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