Bread and Circuses: Euergetism and Municipal Patronage in by Tim Cornell, Dr Kathryn Lomas, Visit Amazon's Kathryn Lomas

By Tim Cornell, Dr Kathryn Lomas, Visit Amazon's Kathryn Lomas Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Kathryn Lomas,

Towns within the historical global trusted inner most generosity to supply many easy facilities, in addition to anticipating major electorate to pay for 'bread and circuses' - unfastened foodstuff and public leisure. This choice of essays by way of top students from the united kingdom and united states explores the real phenomenon of benefaction and public patronage in Roman Italy. starting from the overdue republican interval to the later Roman Empire, the contributions conceal quite a lot of themes, together with the effect of benefactions and benefactors at the city improvement of Roman Italy, on cultural and financial job, and at the altering position of video games and gala's in Roman society. additionally they discover the connection among groups and their benefactors, even if those have been neighborhood notables, senators, or the emperor himself, and think about how the character of benefaction replaced lower than the Empire.

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Neurologic Complications of Cancer by Lisa M DeAngelis

By Lisa M DeAngelis

Sufferers with melanoma can be afflicted by a bewildering number of neurologic signs. The neurologic indicators are frequently extra disabling than the first melanoma. signs together with confusion, seizures, soreness and paralysis could be a results of both metastases to the fearful method or among the nonmetastatic problems of melanoma. The medical professional who speedily acknowledges neurologic indicators taking place in a sufferer with melanoma and makes an early prognosis may perhaps hinder the indicators from changing into completely disabling or occasionally deadly. This monograph, an replace of the 1st version released in 1995, is split into three sections. the 1st classifies the big variety of problems which could reason neurologic signs the sufferer with melanoma, discusses the pathophysiology of worried procedure metastases, the pathophysiology and therapy of mind edema and the method of supportive care of universal neurologic indicators resembling seizures, discomfort, and negative effects of primary supportive care brokers. the second one part is dedicated to worried method metastases, addressing in flip, mind, spinal wire, meningeal and cranial and peripheral nerve metastases, describing medical indicators, method of analysis and present therapy. The 3rd part addresses numerous nonmetastatic problems of melanoma and comprises sections on vascular illness, infections, metabolic and dietary problems, part chemotherapy, radiation and different diagnostic and healing methods. the ultimate bankruptcy addresses paraneoplastic syndromes.

The ebook is meant for training oncologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons and radiation oncologists in addition to internists who handled sufferers with melanoma. Our try out was once to write down a publication that might support oncologists in realizing neurologic difficulties and neurologists in knowing oncologic difficulties. The publication can also be meant for physicians education to specialise in any of the above parts. It incorporates a functional method of the analysis and administration of sufferers with neurologic sickness who're with identified to have melanoma or in whom melanoma is suspected.

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Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgery in Esophageal Carcinoma by Shailesh Puntambekar, Miguel Cuesta

By Shailesh Puntambekar, Miguel Cuesta

Atlas of Minimally Invasive surgical procedure in Esophageal Carcinoma presents either an easy-to-follow procedural guide at the laparoscopic concepts for esophageal carcinoma and a accomplished survey of the sector of surgical procedure on esophageal carcinoma. the subsequent systems are provided, utilizing precise anatomical photos and step by step descriptions:Laparoscopic Trans-hiatal esophagectomy, Laparoscopic Trans-hiatal Resection for Distal and Gastro-Esophageal Junction melanoma: The Operative process, Trans-thoracic esophagectomy with 2 box nodal dissection, Trans-thoracic esophagectomy within the providers place. during the booklet, the authors emphasise the similarities of the foundations and steps among open and laparoscopic surgical procedure, which considerably simplifies the conversion from one perform to the opposite. The accompanying motion pictures of those strategies at the Springer Extras site extra complements realizing of the surgical steps concerned. This booklet additionally incorporates a description of anesthesia thoughts, a advisor to using staplers in laparoscopic surgical procedure, a comparability of the strength resources to be had for laparoscopic surgical procedure and a glance ahead to the expanding incidence of robot surgical procedure for those techniques. A finished and authoritative paintings on minimally invasive surgical procedure in esophageal carcinoma, this ebook will turn out crucial interpreting for oncosurgeons, thoracoscopic surgeons and laparoscopic surgeons who should be appearing those procedures.

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Biological Response Modifiers in Human Oncology and by Yuichi Yamamura, Ichiro Azuma (auth.), Thomas Klein, Steven

By Yuichi Yamamura, Ichiro Azuma (auth.), Thomas Klein, Steven Specter, Herman Friedman, Andor Szentivanyi (eds.)

The subject of organic reaction modifiers has attracted the eye of many biomedical investigators, together with immunologists, oncologists, pharmacologists, microbiologists, and biochemists, in addition to scientific practitioners of drugs. This has happened in general due to the cognizance that the advanced procedure of mobile and humoral interactions culminating in a efficient immune reaction is lower than beautiful regulatory keep watch over for regular immune responses and that lack of regulate may well markedly effect the potential of a number to reply in a efficient demeanour to the various immunologic "insults" encountered within the surroundings. moreover, organic reaction amendment is taken into account by means of many to be a average offshoot of the quite new software of "immunotherapy" to melanoma. it really is widely known that "immunotherapy" used to be practiced on the finish of the final century and the start of this century while it used to be well-known that microbial infections have been because of precise species of micro organism and that passive management of serum con­ taining antibody to those microbes or their items might, in lots of situations, favorably effect the result of an infectious process.

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Konzil der Sieben (Perry Rhodan Silberbände, Band 74; Das

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Perry Rhodan is the identify of a technological know-how fiction sequence released on the grounds that 1961 in Germany, in addition to the identify of its major personality. it's a house opera, facing all significant topics of technology fiction. Having bought over billion copies in pulp book layout around the world, it's the such a lot winning technological know-how fiction ebook sequence ever written.
For additional information at the subject material, see the English Wikipedia article on Perry Rhodan and/or the corresponding German Wikipedia article.

Deutsche Einführung
Perry Rhodan ist der Titelheld der gleichnamigen deutschen Science-Fiction-Serie, die seit dem eight. September 1961 ununterbrochen wöchentlich in shape von Heftromanen mit einer Druckauflage von etwa 80.000 Heften (Stand: Jahr 2011) erscheint. Insgesamt sind bisher 2700 Hefte mit run 160.000 Seiten erschienen, deren Geschichten einen Zeitraum von über 3000 Jahren umfassen (Stand: Mai 2013).
Die Serie erscheint inzwischen – neben der ursprünglichen Heftromanform – unter anderem auch in shape von Hardcovern, Taschenbüchern sowie Hörspielen und Hörbüchern. Die erste Auflage der Heftserie erreichte am 17. April 2015 die Nummer 2800, die den Beginn des 39. Zyklus (Die Jenzeitigen Lande) markierte.
Die Handlung der Perry-Rhodan-Serie ist in so genannte Zyklen gegliedert. Diese stellen inhaltlich weitgehend abgeschlossene Handlungsabschnitte dar und umfassen meist 50 oder a hundred Heftromane.
Die Silberbände bilden die Hauptbuchreihe der Perry Rhodan-Serie. In den einzelnen Bänden sind mehrere überarbeitete Hefte der Perry Rhodan-Heftserie enthalten. Die Bücher bauen ebenso wie die Hefte aufeinander auf. Wegen ihrer silbernen Einbände werden sie als Silberbände bezeichnet.

Zyklus: eleven. Zyklus: Das Konzil
Handlung und weitere Informationen (Achtung: Spoiler!): Perrypedia: PRHC74

Inhaltsangabe
Es beginnt Anfang des Jahres 3459. Perry Rhodans Gehirn ist in seinen Körper zurückgekehrt, und die Galaxis wartet voller Spannung auf die Konsequenzen, die sich aus dem ›Kosmischen Schachspiel‹ ergeben könnten. Als dann aber die Sterne erlöschen, kommt alles anders als erhofft. Eine fremde Macht, die Laren, landet im Auftrag des ›Konzils der Sieben‹ auf der Erde und stellt unmißverständliche Forderungen. Hotrenor-Taak, ihr Sprecher und Anführer, bestimmt Perry Rhodan kurzerhand zum ›Ersten Hetran der Milchstraße‹. Der Terraner soll im Auftrag des Konzils diktatorisch über die Völker der Galaxis herrschen. Perry Rhodan bleibt nichts anderes übrig, als zum Schein auf die Forderung der Fremden einzugehen und im Untergrund gegen das Konzil der Sieben zu kämpfen. Dabei darf er nicht einmal davor zurückschrecken, zum Schein seinen Freund Atlan zum Tode zu verurteilen – ein Spiel, aus dem tödlicher Ernst wird…

Enthaltene Originalromane (in der Reihenfolge des Buches):
• PR 650 Der Bund der Sieben
• PR 651 Die Rebellen von Hetossa
• PR 652 Duell zwischen den Sternen
• PR 653 Der Terraner und der Rebell
• PR 654 Das Mondgehirn denkt anders
• PR 655 Der letzte Magier

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Principles and Practice of Head and Neck Surgery and by Peter H. Rhys Evans, Paul Q. Montgomery, Patrick J. Gullane

By Peter H. Rhys Evans, Paul Q. Montgomery, Patrick J. Gullane

This moment variation of the well-received rules and perform of Head and Neck surgical procedure and Oncology has been completely up-to-date by means of a key crew of the world over well-known specialists in otolaryngology and oncology. This revised advisor contains contemporary advancements and learn within the box to maintain physicians knowledgeable. It has additionally been reorganized through anatomical situation for simple reference and quick prognosis. supplying an invaluable resource of data and reference, this article is a priceless advisor not just for trainee head and neck surgeons and oncologists, for all demonstrated experts entrusted with the care of sufferers with head and neck melanoma.

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Ride the unicycle : a crash course! by Gregg Vivolo

By Gregg Vivolo

This eighty+ web page book has a colour disguise and is outlined in black & white. just like the first variation, it truly is written for kids and adults alike. although, It NOW contains over forty pictures that will help you research even faster and more straightforward, revised fabric from the 1st variation, and motivational fees to assist continue you within the "right body of mind". additionally, this book contains the subsequent chapters that will help you not just discover ways to journey fast and simply yet assist you growth to the following point of driving:

Unicycle heritage, should still I discover ways to journey a Unicycle? what's a great Uni-Age?, Unicycle security, Unicycle Anatomy, Unicycle types, Unicycle Racing, Freestyle, Mountain Unicycling, Trials, Unicycle traveling, highway Unicycling, What measurement Unicycle is correct For Me?, Seat Adjustment, stroll earlier than You trip, The artwork of Falling, extra wishes sooner than You study, Let's Get Started!, perform, perform, perform, Inch-Stones earlier than Milestones, "To flip or to not Turn", The puppy Rock, Your New ally, Lose The diminish, enjoyable perform workouts, Circles, determine 8's, Slalom, minimize It Or Wall It!, The Wall approach, merits of Unicycling, Unicycle internet hyperlinks, in regards to the writer, Unicycling Support.

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Regional chemotherapy : clinical research and practice by Maurie Markman

By Maurie Markman

Maurie Markman and a panel of special clinicians and best medical investigators comprehensively evaluate the present prestige of nearby antineoplastic drug supply within the administration of malignant illness. those specialists current a serious research of either the explanation and barriers of nearby treatment and talk about power medical trials designed to give an explanation for the effectiveness of this technique of remedy in particular settings. Their displays describe many fascinating and cutting edge techniques for utilizing nearby drug supply in anticancer treatment, together with insurance of such parts of targeted curiosity as colorectal, epidermis, lung, pancreatic, ovarian, and gastrointestinal cancers. finished and authoritative, nearby Chemotherapy: scientific study and perform bargains surgical and scientific oncologists and medical melanoma investigators a gold-standard overview of the present function and destiny improvement of this more and more robust weapon within the conflict opposed to melanoma.

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Management of ProstateCancer: Advances and Controversies by Kenneth B. Cummings

By Kenneth B. Cummings

This reference displays the evolution and development of most sensible practices for the remedy of localized prostate melanoma and the administration of sufferers with early PSA development in these failing neighborhood treatment. This advisor includes chapters by means of specialists in particular components of remedy together with urologic, radiation, and scientific oncology. each one expertly authored bankruptcy info the most suitable choice of applicants, attainable issues that one may perhaps come across in the course of therapy, and a transparent format of the medical results with survival and interval follow-ups.

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INSTANT STORM FORECASTING by Alan Watts

By Alan Watts

From the writer of bestselling Instant climate Forecasting, Instant Wind Forecasting, and The climate Handbook, comes immediate typhoon Forecasting, a useful reference for someone pursuing open air actions. Its instructive images of cloud formations, necessary tables, and useful factors give you the instruments for we all to evaluate our probabilities of being stuck in a hurricane, and to pass judgement on how critical the hurricane is perhaps. overlaying robust winds, thunder, and hail storms in addition to hurricanes, tornadoes, typhoons, and waterspouts, this publication makes interesting analyzing in addition to being a vital consultant for an individual approximately to come across the elements.

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