By Harold Bloom, Blake Hobby
By Phillip Manning
"Atoms, Molecules, and Compounds" is going behind the curtain of daily chemistry to discover the atoms that govern chemical techniques. In transparent language, this fascinating publication indicates how the interactions among easy components similar to salt and water are an important to lifestyles in the world and the way these interactions are predestined via the atoms that make up the molecules. moreover, the tales of the scientists whose discoveries formed the fashionable international, similar to Niels Bohr and Albert Einstein, are provided right here in gripping element. Brimming with full-color pictures and illustrations and greater by way of sidebars and a thesaurus, "Atoms, Molecules, and Compounds" allows readers to discover the really good discoveries highlighted during this e-book.
By Harold Bloom
Henry David Thoreau's accomplishments as a author and a naturalist, with his far-reaching political effect, are hardly disputed. His lasting impact should be confirmed at the foundation of "Civil Disobedience" by myself. examine extra approximately Thoreau with this article, including an in depth biography of the writer, literary feedback, a listing of works through and in regards to the writer, and extra. This sequence is edited by means of Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the arts, Yale collage; Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Professor of English, manhattan collage Graduate university; preeminent literary critic of our time. The lives of the best writers of the realm are explored within the new sequence Bloom’s BioCritiques. as well as a long biography, each one ebook contains an intensive severe research of the writer’s paintings, in addition to severe perspectives by means of vital literary critics all through heritage. those volumes are the fitting creation to severe examine of the real authors at the moment learn and mentioned in excessive colleges, faculties, and graduate faculties.
By Holly Karapetkova
By Daniel T. Larson, David G. Haase
Internal house -- the increase of the atom -- Organizing atoms -- The periodic desk of the weather -- Chemical bonds -- Radioactivity -- Nuclear power -- trouble-free particle physics
By David Lynn Golemon
Corresponding to the works of James Rollins and Matthew Reilly comes the most recent in an action-packed sequence in regards to the nation’s so much mystery agency---the occasion GroupTen thousand years ahead of the Roman Empire marched nice legions around the recognized international, there has been a civilization devoted to the sciences of earth, sea, and sky. within the urban of sunshine lived those who made darkish plans to put waste to their uncivilized neighbors using the very strength of the planet itself. because the nice technological know-how in their time was once delivered to undergo at the invading hordes, hell was once set unfastened on the earth. And the civilization of Atlantis disappeared in a suicidal hurricane of fireplace and water.Now historical past threatens to copy itself. the nice weapon of the Ancients has been exposed within the South Pacific, and it's being deciphered through males of hatred---by an evil as soon as concept banished from historical past. back, the black swastika of hate is emerging. Their plan is to aim to regulate and direct the main harmful strength this global has but to determine, a weapon that will make nuclear fingers faded compared. the area starts off to tremble less than the ability of the traditional technological know-how. The seas upward thrust, the earth cracks, and whole towns collapse to airborne dirt and dust because the evil plan mapped out hundreds of thousands of years prior to takes shape.The occasion staff, the main mystery division of the USA executive, staffed by means of the main outstanding women and men of technology, philosophy, and the army, needs to take the lead and take a look at to forestall the facility of the Ancients. With a presidential mandate to find the reality at the back of the myths and legends of background, the development team fights to make sure that error from the earlier are by no means repeated. Headed by means of Colonel Jack Collins, the gang needs to face its most threatening task ever: to discover the misplaced path of the Ancients and unearth the lacking key sooner than the recent Reich. Can the main mystery federal provider of the United States track down the misplaced path that might cause them to the lair of this mystery strength? Or will the realm explode in a series response that begun greater than 11 thousand years in the past? the development workforce is the world's merely wish as they seek and conflict for the misplaced strength of the Ancients.Heart-pounding motion combines with historic event because the occasion workforce discovers that a few myths by no means die. . . .
By Harold Bloom
This sequence offers modern feedback at the most generally learn poets, novelists, and playwrights - from the ancients to modern writers.
By Gary T. Whiteford
Describes the heritage, geography, govt, economic climate, humans and tradition of China.
By Christian Jacq
The strong Hittites have declared battle on Egypt, and Ramses needs to do the very unlikely: grab their impregnable citadel at Kadesh along with his ragged military, whilst his robust bodyguard and right-hand guy has been arrested, suspected of treason.