Download E-books The Hundred Years War: A Wider Focus (History of Warfare, Vol. 25) (History of Warfare (Brill)) PDF

This quantity, the 1st of a two-volume set, is the paintings of fourteen ecu and American students and specializes in the broader facets of the Hundred Years. those essays diversity some distance afield from the conventional heartlands of Hundred Years conflict experiences to enquire the impression of the clash on Italy, the Low nations, and Spain and on such subject matters as city historical past, and the actualities of weapon use at the battlefield. the various essays during this assortment search to reassess outdated yet thorny questions lengthy linked to the clash, together with the genuine instant effect of gunpowder know-how on siege battle throughout the fourteenth century and the functional technique of Henry V in staging and bringing concerning the conflict of Agincourt in 1415. With contributions through L.J. Andrew Villalon, Maria Teresa Ferrer i Mallol, Donald J. Kagay, Clara Estow, William P. Caferro, Sergio Boffa, Peter Michael Konieczny, Paul Solon, Manuel Sanchez Martinez, James E. Gilbert, Jane Marie Pinzino, Clifford J. Rogers, Kelly DeVries, and John Clement. Winner of the 2014 Verbruggen Prize of De Re Militari (the Society for the examine of Medieval army historical past) given every year for the simplest publication on medieval army history."

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Download E-books Medical and Dental Space Planning: A Comprehensive Guide to Design, Equipment, and Clinical Procedures PDF

By Jain Malkin

THE up-to-date DEFINITIVE REFERENCE ON clinical AND DENTAL place of work DESIGN

Medical and Dental house Planning is an crucial consultant to the myriad of info that make a clinical or dental perform effective and efficient. the original wishes of greater than thirty specialties, in addition to basic care, are defined within the context of latest know-how and the various regulatory and compliance concerns influencing layout. ideas also are awarded for ambulatory surgical facilities, diagnostic imaging, medical laboratories, breast care clinics, endoscopy facilities, group healthiness facilities, radiation oncology, and single-specialty and multispecialty workforce practices and clinics. an intensive overview of the most recent dental expertise and plenty of inventive house plans and layout rules for every dental distinctiveness should be of curiosity to either dentists and layout execs. very important subject matters like an infection regulate are best of brain, influencing each element of dental place of work design.

An "inside glance" at what is going on in each one specialist's workplace will familiarize readers with clinical and dental approaches, how they're carried out, and the categories of kit used. know-how has notably impacted scientific and dental perform: electronic radiography, digital healthiness documents, cellular healthiness units, point-of-care diagnostic checking out, electronic diagnostic instrumentation, CAD/CAM platforms for electronic dental impressions and milling of restorations within the dentist's workplace, moveable hand held X-ray, and 3D cone beam computed tomography for dentists all have significant implications for facility design.

The effect of the reasonable Care Act is remodeling basic care from volume-based to value-based, which has an influence at the layout of amenities, leading to workforce collaboration areas, greater consultative examination/assessment rooms, and lodging for multidisciplinary practitioners who proactively deal with sufferer care, frequently in a patient-centered scientific domestic context.

The wealth of knowledge during this e-book is geared up to make it effortless to take advantage of and useful. application tables accompany each one scientific and dental distinctiveness to assist the dressmaker compute the quantity and sizes of required rooms and overall sq. photos for every perform. this convenient reference can be utilized in the course of interviews for a "reality cost" on a client's software or in the course of house making plans. different positive aspects, for instance, support untangle the net of compliance and code matters governing office-based surgery.

Illustrated with greater than six hundred photos and drawings, Medical and Dental area Planning is a necessary instrument for inside designers and designers in addition to dentists, physicians, and perform administration consultants.

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Download E-books Consecration of Images and Stupas in Indo-Tibetan Tantric Buddhism (Brill's Indological Library, Vol 11) PDF

By Yael Bentor

The current paintings is an research of the Indo-Tibetan ritual for consecrating photos, "stupas," books and temples. it's in response to a radical exam of the proper Tibetan textual fabric contained in Tantras, commentaries, ritual manuals and explanatory works on consecration. As rituals are supposed to be played, this textual research is mixed with observations of performances and interviews with performers. The publication opens with a common dialogue of yes rules of tantric rituals and the principles of Indo-Tibetan consecration. the most half makes a speciality of a selected functionality of the ritual in a Tibetan monastery situated within the Kathmandu Valley. This quantity contributes to the customarily ignored box of Indo-Tibetan Buddhist rituals. it's eager about the sacred nature of items for worship in addition to with the most Buddhist tantric transformation right into a selected tantric Buddha."

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Download E-books Theory and Practice in Late Antique Archaeology PDF

Can rules and methods present in mainstream archaeology be made to paintings within the conservative global of classical archaeology? This quantity seeks to discover theoretical frameworks, method and box perform fitted to the past due old Mediterranean. extensive topics corresponding to long term switch, topography, the economic climate and social existence are lined, yet when it comes to particular concerns and evidential difficulties presently being tackled by way of students of overdue antiquity. This e-book may be necessary to scholars and researchers trying to increase their methods to Mediterranean historic archaeology and to an individual wishing to own an outline of the present kingdom of past due old archaeology.

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Download E-books The Anthropology of Johannes Scottus Eriugena (Brill's Studies in Intellectual History) PDF

This publication bargains with Eriugena's anthropology within the normal context of his considering on common nature. on the outset the position of guy looks conditioned by means of nature's dynamic improvement throughout the Neoplatonic phases of procession and go back. As guy is found on the turning- aspect among procession and go back, he's not in basic terms ruled by way of nature's unfolding, yet may also workout regulate over it. hence it truly is proven that guy could be noticeable as even more self sustaining than the cosmological constitution of Eriugena's philosophy of nature turns out to point. The learn of Eriugena's anthropology urges a re-examination of the placement of guy within the early medieval interval. even though guy typically possesses a sinful, created country, Eriugena exhibits that this doesn't hinder him from pleasing a unfastened and direct courting with God and the encompassing universe. In facing the matter of human sin, Eriugena brings out Christ's saving position, however it turns out counterbalanced by means of man's intrinsic power because the "divine photograph" to rehabilitate himself. during this admire Eriugena's versatile approach to reasoning - his dealing with of unfavorable theology, theophany and allegorical exegesis - serves as a extraordinary instance of human independence in what has so frequently been portrayed because the "static" early-medieval international.

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Download E-books Selected Writings on Chariots and Other Early Vehicles, Riding and Harness (Culture and History of the Ancient Near East) PDF

By M A Littauer

This selection of papers is essentially excited by delivery by way of wheeled car in antiquity. They shed a lot mild at the development of the autos, the methods their draught animals have been harnessed and regulated, and the makes use of to which the equipages have been positioned. The facts mentioned contains genuine is still of cars and bridles, in addition to figured and textual records. Ridden animals and their equipment additionally function during this choice of papers. the chosen Writings of Mary B. Littauer and Joost H. Crouwel are vital for all these drawn to the cultures of the traditional close to East, Egypt and Cyprus and of Bronze Age Greece.

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Download E-books Feng Shui For Dummies PDF

Benefit from the traditional chinese language artwork of Feng Shui

Take a glance round you. What do you spot? even if you are conscious of it, your atmosphere profoundly impacts your healthiness, wealth, kinfolk existence, courting, and convinced, even your destiny.

Feng Shui (pronounced fung shway), this means that wind water, is the traditional chinese language learn of concord and effort movement among you and your actual atmosphere. Now, Feng Shui For Dummies, second version exhibits you ways you could observe Feng Shui ideas for your domestic (inside and out) and office (from window workplace to cubicle) for you to in achieving a greater life.

  • Principles are defined in an easy-to-understand language
  • Practical assistance help you comprise the traditions of Feng Shui in your daily life
  • Before-and-after illustrations and full-color pictures of real-life Feng Shui makeovers in an all-new 8-page colour insert

Free of technical jargon and brimming with functional counsel and recommendation, Feng Shui For Dummies exhibits you the way to think and entry the power of your atmosphere and create concord and happiness on your life.

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Download E-books Interiors PDF

Interiors: An Introduction is the place to begin for a life of layout schooling, appreciation, and delight. even if the aim is a occupation in inside layout, or just a greater knowing of ways to reinforce one's personal residing house, the data and ideas during this textual content might help readers in achieving it.

Interiors bargains an creation to the weather, perform, and aesthetics of residential and nonresidential inside layout, in addition to their functions. furthermore, the authors describe the various offerings of fabrics, furniture, and elements utilized in inside design.

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