Author of the book deduces laws of governing, uniform for the different countries, different times and societies. Action and the identity of modern sovereigns – presidents, prime ministers, leaders of parties influence millions of citizens. In the book it is shown, what logic is followed by actions of the first person of the state, how he considered position of the country and society in the changing world. Close up the behavior of the ruler as persons is considered. "President" is written based on Nicolo Machiavelli's work "The Prince" created 500 years ago. In addition, Machiavelli's "The Prince" the book council addressed to rulers and telling how it is necessary to operate the state is in parallel published. www.2machiavelli.com
On his third Everest expedition in June 1924, George Mallory and his climbing partner Andrew Irvine disappeared on the North-East ridge during their ascent - having been sighted only a few hundred metres from the summit. Makoto Fukamachi, photographer and mountaineer, continues his search for Habu Joji and the camera which could hold the secret to Mallory's attempt. His quest takes him high into Nepal to the town of Namche Bazar, capital of Sherpa country. Taniguchi's realistic art and Baku's timeless script will take readers to the heights mountaineers can only dream of.
This book develops a rational approach to the teaching of language as communication, based on a careful consideration of the nature of language and of the language user's activities. It will stimulate all language teachers to investigate the ideas that inform their own practice.
From bestselling authors Jason Hazeley and Joel Morris - a nugget of wisdom in the phenomenal Ladybirds for Grown Ups series. This delightful book is the latest in the series of Ladybird books which have been specially planned to help grown-ups with the world about them. The large clear script, the careful choice of words, the frequent repetition and the thoughtful matching of text with pictures all enable grown-ups to think they have taught themselves to cope. Featuring original Ladybird artwork alongside brilliantly funny, brand new text. Also available: How it Works: The Husband How it Works: The Wife How it Works: The Mum The Ladybird Book of the Mid-Life Crisis The Ladybird Book of the Hangover The Ladybird Book of Mindfulness The Ladybird Book of the Shed The Ladybird Book of Dating The Ladybird Book of the Hipster
The Naked CEO's guide to achieving your dream, starting now From suspended schoolboy to disruptive CEO, Alex Malley, The Naked CEO, has led a life rich in successes and mistakes. Through it all he has learned a lot about what it takes to successfully build not only a big career, but also a big life. Gain insights from a successful CEO who's lived a big life. Be inspired by his unabashed real-life stories. Learn how to dream big and have the courage to pursue your passions and be willing to fail in that quest. Take the practical tips and apply them to your own career. Whether you're a student, jobseeker, professional, new to the workforce or just stuck in a rut, this book is your guide through the hurdles of the career journey to a big life. As a father of seven, Alex knows that this is the perfect book for parents or mentors looking to inspire the next generation. Career-readiness is a skill that people need. It can be learned the hard way, after years on the job and many potentially serious missteps, or it can be learned ahead of time by listening to those who have been there. The Naked CEO helps graduates, jobseekers, and professionals learn the lessons and limit their mistakes. Learn how to: Become a leader Successfully stand out and get noticed Harness the power of being yourself Network and create a profile Establish rapport with colleagues and turn around an under-performing team Get organised, spot opportunities, and learn how to say no Set priorities, build confidence, learn how to delegate, and more The Naked CEO is the truth you need to build a big life.
In South Africa, the future looks promising. Personal robots are making life easier for the working class. The government is harnessing renewable energy to provide infrastructure for the poor. And in the bustling coastal town of Port Elizabeth, the economy is booming thanks to the genetic engineering industry which has found a welcome home there. Yes—the days to come are looking very good for South Africans. That is, if they can survive the present challenges: A new hallucinogenic drug sweeping the country . . . An emerging AI uprising . . . And an ancient demigoddess hellbent on regaining her former status by preying on the blood and sweat (but mostly blood) of every human she encounters. It’s up to a young Zulu girl powerful enough to destroy her entire township, a queer teen plagued with the ability to control minds, a pop diva with serious daddy issues, and a politician with even more serious mommy issues to band together to ensure there’s a future left to worry about. Fun and fantastic, Nicky Drayden takes her brilliance as a short story writer and weaves together an elaborate tale that will capture your heart . . . even as one particular demigoddess threatens to rip it out.
This book analyses the evolution of iconic art from its beginning in Byzantium to the time of the Russian Empire. Icons are a fundamental element in the history of art, and it is therefore crucial to understand how this form of expression began and how it developed over centuries. Icons are discussed by one of the world-renowned experts on early Christian iconography, offering a valuable point of reference for specialists, as well as students.
The Celestial Church has all but eliminated the old pagan ways, ruling the people with an iron hand. Demonic gheists terrorize the land, hunted by the warriors of the Inquisition, yet it’s the battling factions within the Church and age-old hatreds between north and south that tear the land apart.Malcolm Blakley, hero of the Reaver War, seeks to end the conflict between men, yet it will fall to his son, Ian, and the huntress Gwen Adair to stop the killing before it tears the land apart. The Pagan Night is an epic of mad gods, inquisitor priests, holy knights bound to hunt and kill, and noble houses fighting battles of politics, prejudice, and power.
Discover Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that has the finance world buzzing Bitcoin is arguably one of the biggest developments in finance since the advent of fiat currency. With Understanding Bitcoin, expert author Pedro Franco provides finance professionals with a complete technical guide and resource to the cryptography, engineering and economic development of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. This comprehensive, yet accessible work fully explores the supporting economic realities and technological advances of Bitcoin, and presents positive and negative arguments from various economic schools regarding its continued viability. This authoritative text provides a step-by-step description of how Bitcoin works, starting with public key cryptography and moving on to explain transaction processing, the blockchain and mining technologies. This vital resource reviews Bitcoin from the broader perspective of digital currencies and explores historical attempts at cryptographic currencies. Bitcoin is, after all, not just a digital currency; it's a modern approach to the secure transfer of value using cryptography. This book is a detailed guide to what it is, how it works, and how it just may jumpstart a change in the way digital value changes hands. Understand how Bitcoin works, and the technology behind it Delve into the economics of Bitcoin, and its impact on the financial industry Discover alt-coins and other available cryptocurrencies Explore the ideas behind Bitcoin 2.0 technologies Learn transaction protocols, micropayment channels, atomic cross-chain trading, and more Bitcoin challenges the basic assumption under which the current financial system rests: that currencies are issued by central governments, and their supply is managed by central banks. To fully understand this revolutionary technology, Understanding Bitcoin is a uniquely complete, reader-friendly guide.
Sometimes, animals must make long or difficult journeys. They do this to find food, run from danger, or have babies. Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign or second language. Beautifully illustrated and carefully written, the series combines the best of Ladybird content with the structured language progression that will help children develop their reading, writing, speaking, listening and critical thinking skills. The five levels of Readers and Activity Books follow the CEFR framework and include language activities that provide preparation for the Cambridge English: Young Learners (YLE) Starters, Movers and Flyers exams. BBC Earth: Dangerous Journeys, a Level 4 Activity Book, is A2 in the CEFR framework and supports YLE Flyers exams. The activities encourage children to practice longer sentences with up to three clauses, more complex past and future tense structures, modal verbs and a wider variety of conjunctions.
Video The Multipurpose Speedy Chopper can cut all kinds of food, vegetables like onion & garlic, fruit, and meat and so on. It combines with blades, storage bowl, lids with hand lever, and can be put into refrigerator directly. It will work when you pull the cord with quick incising speed. Multifunctional Speedy Chopper Fit for grinding and shredding ginger, garlic, peanut, fruits, vegetable, meat and more. Amazingly Quick Speed Stainless steel blade, pulling the cord one time, then it will incise 24 pieces. Transparent Bowl You can see the food inside and control it. Easy and Free to Use It will work only by pulling the cord. Easy to Clean Super smooth inner wall for easy cleaning. Eco-friendly Material Made of ABS, PC, and stainless steel material, safe to use. Compact Design Compact size for easy storage in your kitchen. Specifications Name Hand Speedy Chopper Mini Food Vegetable Onion Garlic Chopper Cutter Type Speedy Chopper Material PC, Stainless Steel, ABS Capacity 0.3L Color As Pictures Show How to Use Pull The Cord Product Weight 176g Package Weight 260g Product Size 10.5 x 9 x 9 cm Package Size 15 x 15 x 15cm Package Contents 1 x Hand Speedy Chopper
This brand new edition Berlitz Handbook is designed to teach the rudiments of German verb function and structure. It features clear explanations of how the verb system works, along with practical examples demonstrating how to use the different types of verbs correctly. All verbs are categorised by type and there is an index of 2,500 verbs with their English meanings, making it an outstanding reference tool. It is ideal for students of all levels and will complement any Berlitz self-teach course.
Some fourteen hundred turns after men first came to Pern rode Moreta, on her great golden dragon, Orlith. It was towards the end of the Pass of the Red Star -- a time when every living creature on Pern was threatened by Threadfall -- when the courage and daring of dragons and their riders was all that kept the planet from extinction. And then, at the height of the battle against Thread, came a new and terrible evil. Moreta, in one last superhuman endeavour, was to save her people, and become the greatest legend of dragonlore until the end of time.
Hip-Hop Uncensored known for bringing some of hip-hop's most stellar moments to the small screen continues to raise the bar on content and quality. This fifth installment of the DVD series (reported to be the final volume) reveals some of HHU's hottest live performances never before seen on screen, while staying true to keeping it real & uncensored. "The Greatest Shows on Earth" features the hottest and most exciting shows hip-hop has to offer. From Jay-Z's recent performance and confrontation with police and 50 Cent tearing up the club in Puerto Rico to Nas spitting fire on Jay-Z and causing havoc at Power 105 in New York to WuTang coming together to bless the masses (yes. ODB's final appearance) to Snoop Dogg getting busy on the tour bus and dead prez performing in South Africa to DJ Kayslay bringing his drama to the studio and much more. Hip Hop Uncensored once again brings it all to you with "Volume 5, The Greatest Shows on Earth". "I watch "Hip-Hop Uncensored" all the time on my tour bus. I can't wait to be on Hip-Hop Uncensored..." Jadakiss "Hip-Hop Uncensored gives it to you raw... brings hip-hop heads up close and personalwith the culture." Source Magazine
The Vice President has waited for a long time to succeed the President. And he must.But now a clandestine group has marshalled crucial domestic support and more lethal with potential to derail was the international support gained.He designed and executed a covert execution of the critics because his hope of becoming President was pegged on the political survival of the President.It failed and he came up with alternative B,with chilling repercussions. The plans were left to a man nicknamed Snakeman .He was as venomous as a viper but camouflaged in a religious overcoat.His life was full of turns and twists.He seeks the services of Tremu.Tremu had mad craving for money because he thought it would heal a raw wound in his heart and help him regain his ego. How will the drama unravel and the President deal with the threat? Clandestine activities were lead by intellectuals. Cato,a meek harmless woman metamorphosed into a lethal woman. Tamur was dangerous and unpredictable. Covert, brutal and deadly wars on opposing sides within the intelligence network makes it a tantalizing read.Here West and East wrestled. The story moves across continents and in each stop, something to remember.