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Product Description: For the period between World War II and the full onset of the Cold War, histories of American intelligence seem to go dark. Yet in those years a little known clandestine organization, the Strategic Services Unit (SSU), emerged from the remnants of wartime American intelligence to lay the groundwork for what would become the CIA and, in ways revealed here for the first time, conduct its own secret war of espionage and political intrigue in postwar Europe...read more

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9780700621927 | Univ Pr of Kansas, January 15, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: For the period between World War II and the full onset of the Cold War, histories of American intelligence seem to go dark.

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Product Description: The low birthrates and longer life spans are making business and society, in general, to be comprised of increasingly older participants. To make the most of the potential, the wisdom, the serenity and the experience that this has to offer is interesting for everyone...read more

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9788483567586 | Atlasbooks Dist Serv, March 22, 2013, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The low birthrates and longer life spans are making business and society, in general, to be comprised of increasingly older participants.

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Product Description: Providing a gateway into the real literature emerging from the Middle East, this book shows teachers how to make the topic authentic, powerful, and relevant. Teaching the Literature of Today’s Middle East:• Introduces teachers to this literature and how to teach it• Brings to the reader a tremendous diversity of teachable texts and materials by Middle Eastern writers • Takes a thematic approach that allows students to understand and engage with the region  and address key issues • Includes stories from the author’s own classroom, and shares student insight and reactions• Utilizes contemporary teaching methods, including cultural studies, literary circles, blogs, YouTube, class speakers, and film analysis• Directly and powerfully models how to address controversial issues in the region Written in an open, personal, and engaging style, theoretically informed and academically smart, highly relevant across the field of literacy education, this text offers teachers and teacher-educators a much needed resource for helping students to think deeply and critically about the politics and culture of the Middle East through literary engagements...read more
By David Alvarez (contributor), Blain H. Auer (contributor), Monica Mona Eraqi (contributor), Jeffrey A. Patterson (contributor) and Allen Webb

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9780415874373 | Routledge, October 7, 2011, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Providing a gateway into the real literature emerging from the Middle East, this book shows teachers how to make the topic authentic, powerful, and relevant.

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9780415874380 | Routledge, October 7, 2011, cover price $47.95

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Product Description: Most students of history assume that the age of the "warlord popes" ended with the Renaissance, but, long after the victory of Catholic powers at the Battle of Lepanto in 1571, the Papacy continued to entangle itself in martial affairs...read more

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9780700617708 | Univ Pr of Kansas, May 19, 2011, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Most students of history assume that the age of the "warlord popes" ended with the Renaissance, but, long after the victory of Catholic powers at the Battle of Lepanto in 1571, the Papacy continued to entangle itself in martial affairs.

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Presents a collection of twelve tales involving the wisecracker Bugs Bunny and his friends, including Daffy Duck, Marvin the Martin, Elmer Fudd, and the Tasmanian Devil.

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9781401205164 | Dc Comics, July 1, 2005, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Presents a collection of twelve tales involving the wisecracker Bugs Bunny and his friends, including Daffy Duck, Marvin the Martin, Elmer Fudd, and the Tasmanian Devil.

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Selfish Daffy Duck has crazy adventures with Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, and his other Looney Tunes friends.

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9781401205157 | Dc Comics, July 1, 2005, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Selfish Daffy Duck has crazy adventures with Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, and his other Looney Tunes friends.

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When a time and place has been set to choose the best father of all, each of the animals tells why their father is the best in the world, in a warm and loving tale about the child-father relationship. Original.

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9781575814421 | Alfaguara, July 30, 2003, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: When a time and place has been set to choose the best father of all, each of the animals tells why their father is the best in the world, in a warm and loving tale about the child-father relationship.

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The Vatican's role in modern-day espionage is probed in a lively account of an often overlooked topic, ranging from Napolean through World War II. (History)

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9780700612147 | Univ Pr of Kansas, October 1, 2002, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Looks at the history of espionage and intelligence service of Vatican City during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

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Product Description: Except for the Mormons and the Spanish missions, the religious dimension in the history of the American West has been sadly neglected. This collection of 20 scholarly essays) all but three published here for the first time) virtually opens up the field of religion in the West.

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9780819164315 | Univ Pr of Amer, November 1, 1987, cover price $85.50 | About this edition: Except for the Mormons and the Spanish missions, the religious dimension in the history of the American West has been sadly neglected.

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9780819164322 | Univ Pr of Amer, October 1, 1987, cover price $53.99 | About this edition: Except for the Mormons and the Spanish missions, the religious dimension in the history of the American West has been sadly neglected.

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