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The Uses Of Astronomy

  [english | ]  

Edward Everett


Summary: [The Astronomia nova is a book published in 1609 that contains the results of the astronomer Johannes Keplers ten-year long investigation of the motion of Mars.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 401

The Uses Of Italic

  [english | ]  

Frederick Hamilton


Summary: [Frederick James Hamilton Merrill (1861?1916) was an American geologist born in New York City. He graduated at the Columbia School of Mines in 1885 received his Ph.D. there five years afterward held a fellowship in geology at Columbia College (1886?1890) and was assistant in the New Jersey Geological Survey (1885?1889). From 1890 to 1893 he was assistant geologist for New York State.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 359

The Utah Batteries A History

  [english | ]  

Charles Mabey


Excerpts: [... to time. BOUNTIFUL, January 25, 1900. The Utah Batteries, A History THE UTAH BATTERIES. INTRODUCTION. The history of the Utah Batteries ...... good natured American way and continued to eat what was given them and slept as best they could. A stop was made at Honolulu, where occurred a reception ...... passive and inexplicable natives. Of course, there were drills and everybody ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 357

Uarda

  [english | ]  

Georg Ebers


Summary: [Georg Moritz Ebers German Egyptologist and novelist discovered the Egyptian medical papyrus of ca 1550 BCE named for him at Luxor in the winter of 1873-74. Now in the library of the University of Leipzig the Ebers papyrus is among the most important ancient Egyptian medical papyri. It is one of two of the oldest preserved medical documents anywhere the other main source being the Edwin Smith ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 55

Ubiquitous Computing

  [english | 2002]  

Richard Kadrey


Excerpts: [... left Burbank after stealing his boss's Mercedes, but had ditched the thing after an hour. The car had so many alarms and digitized personal warnings ...... the rest of his life. No such luck. The car started squawking the moment he popped the ignition and hotwired it, bypassing the ignition ID switch. In ...... His cell phone started ringing. The stolen Mercedes had scanned Wally's ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 17

Ubu Roi

  [french | 1896]  

Alfred Jarry


Summary: [Alfred Jarry (8 September 1873 - 1 November 1907) was a French writer born in Laval Mayenne France not far from the border of Brittany he was of Breton descent on his mothers side. Best known for his play Ubu Roi (1896) which is often cited as a forerunner to the surrealist theatre of the 1920s and 1930s Jarry wrote in a variety of genres and styles. He wrote plays novels poetry essays and ...]
Genres: [fiction | dramaDownloads: 180

Ueber Die Geometrie Der Alten Aegypter

  [english | ]  

Emil Weyr


Excerpts: [... Linien, der ebenen und krummen Flachen. Denn uberall in der Natur boten sich dem erwachenden Menschen Reprasentanten dieser Begriffe in grosserer ...... welche uns uber diesen Gegenstand zugekommen sind. Leider jedoch sind die Ersteren ihrem Inhalte und die Letzteren ihrer Zahl nach nur sparliche ...... die meisten Wissenschaften und Kunste erfunden worden.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 205

Ugo

  [english | ]  

Ambrogio Bazzero


Excerpts: [... conte di Lanciasalda, sui monti di Saluzzo, ad ora di vespro, Guidello, trombetto e araldo dell'eccellentissimo signore Adalberto, conte di ...... messere passo` vittorioso sui ponti dei nemici! Guardo` le sue armi: lucentissime nei giuochi di guerra e nel giorno della festa, quelle non ...... per desiderio, poi quella della scrittura, ed ora vi dico che mi lagno d'avere soli due ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 332

Uit Het Leven Van Dik Trom

  [english | ]  

C Joh Kieviet


Excerpts: [... En hoe wist vrouw Smul dan, dat haar kind betooverd was? vroeg een der jongens. Wel, dat is gemakkelijk genoeg te zien. Je tornt het ...... die Dik is toch een bijzonder kind,-dat is-ie. Dik liep zoo hard hij kon. Het was een donkere avond, de regen sloeg hem in het gezicht, maar ...... te ontdoen. Dik bleef bedaard zitten, waar hij zat. Nu naderde hij de brug, en zoowel hij als de ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 400

Uller Uprising

  [english | 1952]  

Henry Beam Piper


Summary: [The story of a confrontation between a human overlord and alien servants with an ironic twist at the end. Like most of Pipers best work Uller Uprising is modeled after an actual event in human history in this case the Sepoy Mutiny -- though not a mere retelling of the Indian Mutiny but rather an analysis of an historical event applied to a similar situation in the far future.]
Genres: [fiction | science fictionDownloads: 455

Ultima Thule

  [english | 1961]  

Mack Reynolds


Summary: [Ultima Thule by Dallas Mccord Reynolds. sci-fi short story]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 88

Ultimatum De 11 De Janeiro

  [english | ]  

Antero De Quental


Summary: [Antero Tarqunio de Quental old spelling Anthero (April 18 1842 - September 11 1891) a Portuguese poet was born in Ponta Delgada on the island of So Miguel in the Azores into one of the oldest families of the provincial captaincies on the island.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 478

Ultimatum from the Majority of the Central Committee

  [english | 1895]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The Russian statesman Vladimir Lenin was a profoundly influential figure in world history. As the founder of the Bolshevik political party he was a successful revolutionary leader who presided over Russias transformation from a country ruled by czars (emperors) to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.) the name of the communist Russian state from 1922 to 1991.]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 88

Ultor De Lacy A Legend Of Cappercullen

  [english | 1861]  

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu


Excerpts: [... establishment of the revolution in Ireland, when they suffered attainder, and, like other great families of that period, underwent a final eclipse. The ...... them, from memory, the colour of the eyes and hair, and the fashion and hues of the dress. Then his father gave him a black box containing this portrait, ...... ground for a run. Now it was dark and, terrible work breaking ...]
Genres: [fiction | ghost | horrorDownloads: 356

Ulysses

  [english | 1922]  

James Joyce


Summary: [Ulysses is a novel by James Joyce first serialized in parts in the American journal The Little Review from March 1918 to December 1920 then published in its entirety by Sylvia Beach on February 2 1922 in Paris. It is considered one of the most important works of Modernist literature.Ulysses chronicles the passage through Dublin by its main character Leopold Bloom during an ordinary day June 16 ...]
Genres: [fiction | eroticaDownloads: 2

Um Club Da Ma Lingua

  [english | ]  

Fyodor Dostoyevsky


Summary: [Fyodor Mikhaylovich Dostoyevsky (11 November 1821 ? 9 February 1881) was a Russian writer and essayist best known for his novels Crime and Punishment and The Brothers Karamazov. Dostoyevskys literary output explores human psychology in the troubled political social and spiritual context of 19th-century Russian society. Considered by many as a founder or precursor of 20th-century existentialism ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 166

Um Meeting Na Parvonia

  [english | ]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... PARVONIA UM MEETING NA PARVONIA POEMETO ESCRIPTO N'UM CANTO LISBOA TYP.-LARGO DOS INGLEZINHOS, 27, 1.^o 1881 ...... 'a Panasqueira, V~ao magotes de povo de ranchada A provar o bom vinho, e a petisqueira Do louro peixe frito e da salada, Que na Perna de Pau ...... VIII B^oa gente de artistas, operarios, Crestada pelas lavas do trabalho, Vivendo das migalhas dos salarios Que do ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 405

Un Bon Petit Diable

  [english | ]  

Comtesse De Segur


Summary: [Sophie Feodorovna Rostopchine Comtesse de Sgur (August 1 1799 Saint Petersburg - February 9 1874 Paris) was a French writer of Russian birth. She is most well-known today for her novel Les Malheurs de Sophie (Sophies Misfortunes). Her family was originally from Mongolia. Her father Feodor Vassilievitch Rostopchine was lieutenant-general and later Minister of Foreign Affairs for Russia. In 1812 he ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 336

Un Chef De Chantier A Listhme De Suez Une Campagne En Kabylie

  [french | 1876]  

Erckmann Chatrian


Summary: [Fin 1872 mile Erckmann contre qui un mandat darrt a tmis par les Prussiens qui occupent lAlsace et la Moselle sinstalle St-Di. Lt prcdent il a fait la connaissance Paris dun Lorrain entrepreneur de travaux publics qui avait longtemps travaill en gypte la construction du canal de Suez Alban Montzuma Goguel qui possde une proprit dans sa ville natale de St-Di lErmitage. Erckmann y est trs bien ...]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 426

Un Coeur Faible

  [french | 1848]  

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky


Excerpts: [... importantes, je n'y tiens pas! Sinon, o`u est l'amiti'e? Dis-moi plut^ot : que fais-tu de l'amiti'e? Allons! - Je t'assure, Arkacha, que cela n'est ...... je suis pr^ete `a vous aimer, m'a-t-elle r'epondu, mais je suis une pauvre fille, ne vous moquez pas de moi. Je n'ose m^eme plus laisser na^itre ...... gratification? - Pas du tout! C'est de sa poche. ]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 184
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