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Linux Complete Command Reference

By: J. Purcell

Technical Reference Publication

Description: Addftinfo reads a troff font file and adds some additional font-metric information that is used by the groff system. The font file with the information added is written on the standard output. The information added is guessed using some parametric information about the font and assumptions about the traditional troff names for characters. The main information added is the heights and depths of characters. The res and unitwidth arguments should be the same as...

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The Power of Our Words

By: Liz Mcgrath

Do you know that an empowering word can spark ideas, open doors, change attitudes, and create solutions? Words can do all these things and much more. They have the potency to redefine personalities, lives, and entire communities. Just think of some of the things words are used for every day: To communicate a message To express a feeling To interact with others To associate meaning, intention, and tone To record history To tell stories And so much more! When used the righ...

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Grundlagen des Linearen Kontrapunkts : Bachs Melodische Polyphonie

By: Ernst Kurth
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Zota Przedza Poetow I Prozaikow Polskich : Volume 2

By: Chmielowski, Piotr, 1848-1904; Krzeminski, Stanislaw; Sulimczyk, Swiezawski Ernest
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Descriptio Exequialis Pompae in Templo D. Stanislai Inclytae Natio...

By: Hozjusz, Stanislaw, Fl. 1697; Hercules, Dominicus Antonius

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At Cold War's End : Us Intelligence on the Soviet Union and Easter...

By: Gerald K. Haines

Government Reference Publication

OVERVIEW: The basic research investments of the National Science Foundation (NSF) form the backbone of many science and engineering disciplines and capabilities in the United States. Basic research has been responsible for many breakthroughs and has been strongly linked to economic growth. The agency provides merit-based awards to individual researchers and groups at over 2,000 U.S. colleges, universities, and other institutions. Although NSF represents about four percen...

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The Pie and the Patty-Pan

By: Beatrix Potter

Excerpt: THE PIE AND THE PATTY-PAN. ONCE upon a time there was a Pussy- cat called Ribby, who invited a little dog called Duchess to tea. ``Come in good time, my dear Duchess'' (said Ribby's letter), ``and we will have something so very nice. I am baking it in a pie-dish a pie-dish with a pink rim. You never tasted anything so good! And you shall eat it all! I will eat muffins, my dear Duchess!'' wrote Ribby.

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W Kwestyi Hase Programowych I Taktyki

By: A. Judym
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A History of Science

By: Henry Smith Williams

Physics Literature

Excerpt: Book I. Should the story that is about to be unfolded be found to lack interest, the writers must stand convicted of unpardonable lack of art. Nothing but dullness in the telling could mar the story, for in itself it is the record of the growth of those ideas that have made our race and its civilization what they are; of ideas instinct with human interest, vital with meaning for our race; fundamental in their influence on human development; part and parcel of th...

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The Future of Predictions of the Research and Development Working ...

By: Daniel Marcus

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: The Research and Development Working Group was organized following a meeting of a planning panel on November 21, 1997. Starting early in 1998, the group has had several meetings and numerous exchanges by letter, e-mail, and telephone, and has arrived at a consensus regarding most of the items in this report. When there are differences, the alternatives are given. Likewise, we have tried to present the main alternative viewpoints of practitioners and observers in...

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Slayer

By: Karen Koehler

Excerpt: Preface note from the librarian: as a general rule, we only put titles up in the library which have been published by Baen books. The principal reason for this is simply to avoid complications regarding rights with other publishers.

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The Marketing of Ideas and Social Issues

By: Seymour Fine

An idea is taken for granted in the scheme of things. Someone exclaims, "I've got an idea!" What is it that he has? From where did he get it? How was it transmitted? How might it spread to others? What will be the effect of the acceptance of the idea? These are some of the questions dealt with in this book. In this first chapter the nature of an idea is developed, contextualized and shown to be a most timely topic. To pave the way for this book's argument that ideas are ...

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The King Maker

By: Tom Stephens

Excerpt: SIXTY or seventy pedestrians probably saw the silk-hatted gentleman get out of his resplendent town car in front of New York?s finest skyscraper. Out of the sixty or seventy, nobody seemed to catch the significance of the man?s pale face and lips drawn so tightly that they were blue.

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Med Ship

By: Murray Leinster

Excerpt: Med ship man I Calhoun regarded the communicator with something like exasperation as his taped voice repeated a standard approach-call for the twentieth time. But no answer came, which had become irritating a long time ago. This was a new med service sector for Calhoun. He'd been assigned to another man's tour of duty because the other man had been taken down with romance. He'd gotten married, which ruled him out for med ship duty. So now Calhoun listened to his...

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The Lighter Side

By: Keith Laumer

Excerpt: In the queue the old man fell just as Farn Hestler's power wheel was passing his place in line, on his way back from the comfort station. Hestler, braking, stared down at the twisted face, a mask of soft, pale leather in which the mouth writhed as if trying to tear itself free of the dying body. Then he jumped from the wheel, bent over the victim. Quick as he was, a lean woman with fingers like gnarled roots was before him, clutching at the old man's fleshless shoulders.

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Odyssey

By: Keith Laumer

Excerpt: Preface discerning people have always read Keith Laumer for a lot of reasons, and I am delighted that baen books is making his works available to be read yet again.

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Retief!

By: Keith Laumer

Excerpt: Terry vs. Flap-jack ?let me congratulate you,? the voice said. Retief turned. An immense flap-jack, hung with crimson trappings, rippled at his side. ?your skirmish-forms fight well. I think we will find in each other worthy adversaries.?

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Fiddler Fair

By: Mercedes Lackey

Excerpt: How I spent my summer vacation and every other free minute for five straight years after any number of requests to put all our short stories together in one place, the idea began to take on some mer I t. When larry and I looked into the idea we discovered that we had a lot of other short fiction; about ten years? worth.

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Bardic Voices : Book I the Lark and the Wren

By: Mercedes Lackey

Excerpt: Chapter one the attic cubicle was dark and stuffy, two conditions the tiny window under the eaves did little to alleviate. Rune reached up to the shelf over her pallet for her fiddle case, and froze with her hand less than an inch away. Her mother's nasal whine echoed up the stairs from the tavern sleeping rooms below. rune? Rune!

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Werehunter

By: Mercedes Lackey

Excerpt: Two out of three ain?t bad?Something very large occluded the light for a moment in the next room, then the lights went out, and Diana Tregarde distinctly heard the sound of the chandelier being torn from the ceiling and thrown against the wall. She winced.

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