Zeitoun

📒Zeitoun ✍ Dave Eggers

✏Book Title : Zeitoun
✏Author : Dave Eggers
✏Publisher : Penguin UK
✏Release Date : 2011-03-31
✏Pages : 368
✏ISBN : 9780141945361
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Zeitoun Book Summary : In August, 2005, as Hurricane Katrina blew in, the city of New Orleans had been abandoned by most citizens. But resident Abdulrahman Zeitoun, though his wife and family had gone, refused to leave. For days he traversed an apocalyptic landscape of flooded streets by canoe. He protected neighbours' properties, fed trapped dogs and rescued survivors. But eventually he came to the attention of those 'guarding' this drowned city. Only then did Zeitoun's nightmare really begin. Zeitoun is the powerful, ultimately uplifting true story of one man's courage when confronted with an awesome force of nature followed by more troubling human oppression.

📒13 A Novel ✍ Mary-Lou Zeitoun

✏Book Title : 13 a Novel
✏Author : Mary-Lou Zeitoun
✏Publisher : The Porcupine's Quill
✏Release Date : 2002
✏Pages : 142
✏ISBN : 0889842329
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏13 a Novel Book Summary : First-time novelist Mary-Lou Zeitoun's 13 wryly evokes an unavoidable time and place in everyone's life -- the teenage years -- without rendering the experience into saccharine nostalgia. Zeitoun's imitation of the adolescent voice is dead-on, without falling into repetitious teenspeak.

✏Book Title : The Treatment of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire
✏Author :
✏Publisher : Textor Verlag
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9783938402153
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒We Are The New Auroras ✍ Adam Daniel Mezei

✏Book Title : We Are the New Auroras
✏Author : Adam Daniel Mezei
✏Publisher : iUniverse
✏Release Date : 2006-03
✏Pages : 292
✏ISBN : 9780595380695
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏We Are the New Auroras Book Summary : A Ukrainian writer barely on the wagon trades his health and sanity for the sake of his work when he makes a Faustian pact A man tries to hold his family together as they watch their precious country being overtaken in a brutal military invasion An upstart reporter from India gets too close to his beat and is quickly swallowed by his notoriety Within the short stories of We Are the New Auroras: The Story Collection, you'll encounter characters who are battered, bruised, and haunted by unfulfilled promises of their past. Solitary vagabonds, spies, rapscallion mercenaries, and ordinary men and women who find themselves and their families torn apart by war and Communism-all yearn for a new beginning. From the wintry climates of the Czech Republic, Poland, and Canada, to the sultriness of Gibraltar, Liberia, and South Africa, these stories take you around the globe as they highlight the ravages of international conflict, civil war, poverty, and conflict diamonds.Witty, touching, and, at times, horrifying, the stories in We Are the New Auroras speak of the dichotomy of the human condition, where pain lives next door to humor, and loneliness walks hand-in-hand with hope.

✏Book Title : Real Ghosts Restless Spirits and Haunted Places
✏Author : Brad Steiger
✏Publisher : Visible Ink Press
✏Release Date : 2012-09-26
✏Pages : 680
✏ISBN : 9781578594221
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Real Ghosts Restless Spirits and Haunted Places Book Summary : The culmination of Brad Steiger’s 50 years of paranormal research, this book is a bold telling of true ghost stories and firstperson encounters with the supernatural. Arranged topically, it covers every sort of ghost and haunting: poltergeists, shadow beings, and phantoms alongside haunted apartments, hotels, and trains. From ghosts that still haunt Ohio’s State Reformatory, otherwise known as Shawshank, to Abe Lincoln’s regular consultation with mediums, this compendium delves into the true scary stories from both historical documents and personal accounts. In its 30 chapters, spirits represented include the good (“Ghosts that Saved Lives”), the bad (“Invisible Home Wreckers”), and the ugly (“Demonic Spirits That Whisper Commands to Kill”). The book goes on to unearth the ghastly goingson and macabre manifestations at haunted places such as museums, churches, graveyards, restaurants, and sacred sites while also instructing how to perform a cleansing ritual to rid a home of unwanted spectral visitors. This second edition is updated to include new stories and compelling evidence of both the existence of ghosts and proof of hauntings that will entertain, induce chills, and make the doubtful believe.

✏Book Title : The New Armenia
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1917
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UOM:39015010945296
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New Armenia Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Economic Yearbook of Tunisia
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1964
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UCSC:32106017406726
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Economic Yearbook of Tunisia Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Homeland Diaspora and Nationalism
✏Author : Armen Gakavian
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1997
✏Pages : 700
✏ISBN : UOM:39076002948896
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Homeland Diaspora and Nationalism Book Summary :

📒Odyssey Of An Armenian Of Zeitoun ✍ Khoren K. Davidson

✏Book Title : Odyssey of an Armenian of Zeitoun
✏Author : Khoren K. Davidson
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1985
✏Pages : 257
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105020714429
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒X Ray Lasers 2012 ✍ Stéphane Sebban

✏Book Title : X Ray Lasers 2012
✏Author : Stéphane Sebban
✏Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
✏Release Date : 2013-09-17
✏Pages : 290
✏ISBN : 9783319006963
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏X Ray Lasers 2012 Book Summary : These proceedings comprise of invited and contributed papers presented at the 13th International Conference on X-Ray Lasers (ICXRL 2012) which was held 11–15 June 2012 in Paris, France, in the famous Quartier Latin, inside the historical Center of Cordeliers. This conference is part of a continuing series dedicated to recent developments and applications of x-ray lasers and other coherent x-ray sources with attention to supporting technologies and instrumentation. New results in the generation of intense coherent x-rays and progress towards practical devices and their applications are reported in these proceedings, including areas of research in plasma-based x-ray lasers, 4th generation accelerator-based sources and higher harmonic generation. Recent achievements related to the increase of the repetition rate up to 100 Hz and shorter wavelength collisional plasma-based soft x-ray lasers down to about 7 nm are presented. Seeding the amplifying plasma with a femtosecond high-order harmonic of infrared laser was foreseen as the required breakthrough to break the picosecond frontier. Numerical simulations based on the Maxwell-Bloch model are presented in these proceedings, transposing the chirped pulse amplification technique to the x-ray domain in order to increase the time over which the femtosecond seed can be amplified. These proceedings also include innovative applications of soft x–ray lasers based on techniques and diagnostics relevant to topical domains such as EUV lithography, inertial confinement fusion, or warm dense matter physics.