By Bill Hunger
The single booklet for hikers that covers the total kingdom contains 25 new hikes for a complete of a hundred.
By H. Burchartz
Trotzdem die Kalksandsteine bereits innel'halb del' verhaltnismiWig kurzen Zeit, wiihrend deren ihre Erzeugung im GroBbetriebe erfolgt - es sind dies etwa 10 Jahre - groge Verbreitung gefunden baben, ist guy liber die Eigenschaften dieses Baustoffes im allgemeinen nul' wenig unu zum Teil faIsch unterricbtet. Es ist uaber selbstverstiindlich, daB in allen dem Bauwesen mehr odeI' weniger nahe stebenden Kreis en del' 'Wunsch rege ist, einmai moglichst erschOpfende Auskunft liber die bautechnischen Eigenschaften del' Kalksandsteine zu gewinnen, um so mehr, als bis jetzt von einwandfreier und ma18gebender Stelle aus noch keine Daten ve Offentlicht worden sind, die libel' diese Eigenschaften ausreichende KIar heit hiitten schaffen konnen. Die vorliegende Arbeit bezwcckt nun in erster Linie, den in obigem Sinne von vieJen Seiten an das Konigliche Matel'ialprlifungsamt gerichteten W iinschen und dem Driingen weiterer Kreise um Bekanntgabe del' Ergebnisse von Kalksand steinpriifungen zu entsprechen, indem die Ergebnisse del' an genannter Stelle mit Kalksandsteinen ausgefiihrtcn Prlifungen, soweit sie beim Abschlu8se diesel' Ver offentJicbung vorJagen, iibersicbtlich zusammengefagt der Offentlicbkeit zur Ver fUgung gestellt werden.
By Karl Samson
Meticulously researched, with each suggestion in accordance with own event, Frommer's Washington nation is the one advisor you will have to adventure all of the event and traditional wonders of this notable nook of the Pacific Northwest. during this precise and entirely updated advisor, you will discover nice locations to stick in each finances: glossy Seattle enterprise inns, romantic coastal hotels, ancient B&Bs, family-friendly resorts, rustic cabins, and more.We'll just be sure you do not omit any of Washington's most sensible stories: trying out Seattle's galleries and occasional bars, sampling the vintages at up-and-coming wineries, whale staring at within the San Juan Islands, cycling on bucolic Whidbey Island, climbing Mount Rainier, marveling at Mount St. Helens, and exploring the wondrous temperate rain wooded area in Olympic nationwide Park. no matter if you are looking for relations enjoyable or daredevil thrills, Frommer's Washington country might help you layout the journey that is best for you.
By Heinz-Herbert Noll (auth.), Peter Ph. Mohler, Wolfgang Bandilla (eds.)
Dr. Peter Ph. Mohler und Dr. Wolfgang Bandilla sind tätig am Zentrum für Umfragen, Methoden und Analysen (ZUMA) in Mannheim.
By Theodore Winthrop
In 1853, with cash in his pocket and stylish outfits in his saddlebags, a twenty-four-year-old New Englander of aristocratic Yankee inventory toured the territories of California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. The Canoe and the Saddle recounts Theodore Winthrop’s Northwest travel. A novelized memoir of his travels, it turned a bestseller whilst it used to be released almost immediately after the author’s premature demise within the Civil War.This serious variation of Winthrop’s paintings, the 1st in over part a century, bargains readers the unique textual content with a story evaluation of the character and tradition of the Pacific Northwest and reflections at the ecological and racial turmoil that gripped the zone on the time. It additionally offers a clean viewpoint at the aesthetic, old, cultural, anthropological, social, and environmental contexts during which Winthrop wrote his occasionally tense, occasionally enlightening, and consistently riveting account. no matter if supplying photographs of local American culture—in specific, commenting at the Chinook Jargon—making prepared and infrequently prescient observations on nature, or deploying transcendental, animist, or Hudson River institution aesthetics (likely discovered from his buddy Frederick Church), Winthrop develops a transparent and compelling photograph of a time and position nonetheless resonant and correct this present day.
By Fran Wenograd Golden, Jerry Brown
We're on the brink of move on a cruise in June, so the information in regards to the ports as to what to work out was once nice.
By Bruce Caughey
By Rachel Laudan
Hawaii has might be the main culturally assorted inhabitants on earth. the tale of the way the Polynesians, chinese language, jap, Portuguese, Korean, Filipinos, Okinawans, Puerto Ricans, a number of Southeast Asian peoples, and Caucasians (known as haoles ) introduced jointly their culinary traditions on those islands makes attention-grabbing analyzing. Laudan concentrates on neighborhood nutrition instead of the world-class glamour of the Hawaiian nearby food cooked up by means of recognized island cooks Amy Ferguson Ota and Roy Yamaguchi. She provides the polyglot international of the plate lunch, junk mail, mochi, seaweed, shaved ice, sushi, and all of the different dishes that Hawaiians fairly devour each day. essentially a dwelling and vigorous culinary historical past, this publication does comprise recipes for the main common Hawaiian dishes.
Lengthy confounded with a monolithic British entity or misrepresented as Lakers and Cockneys, the various local types of English Romanticism are ripe for reassessment. Ranging west of a line among the Wye at Tintern and Jane Austens Chawton, this publication bargains a primary reconfiguration of Romantic tradition when it comes to English local identity.
'This different and soaking up e-book explores a few of the ways that some of the Romantic writers, either significant and minor, came across a neighborhood proposal within the West kingdom. Nicholas Roe's well-judged assortment relates for the 1st time an excellent bankruptcy in English literary background, and vividly conjures up a few of its so much memorable personalities.' - Seamus Perry, Balliol collage, Oxford, united kingdom