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  • Waitingby Ha Jin

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2001; US$ 16.00

    "In Waiting , Ha Jin portrays the life of Lin Kong, a dedicated doctor torn by his love for two women: one who belongs to the New China of the Cultural Revolution, the other to the ancient traditions of his family's village. Ha Jin profoundly understands the conflict between the individual and society, between the timeless universality of the human... more...

  • Agrippina. Epicharisby Lothar Mundt

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 503.00

    Dieser Doppelband, mit dem die Abteilung Dramen eröffnet wird, enthält zwei Trauerspiele Lohensteins, denen zwei Ereignisse aus der Epoche Kaiser Neros zugrunde liegen: die von Nero 59 n.Chr. befohlene Ermordung seiner Mutter (‚Agrippina') und die auf seinen Sturz zielende Pisonische Verschwörung des Jahres 65 (‚Epicharis'). Beide Texte werden... more...

  • Entwicklungsmanagementby Lothar Ophey

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 59.59

    Die praktische Anwendung moderner Methoden in der Produktentwicklung und Konstruktion sowie die Bewertung von Innovationsstrategien sind für Unternehmen von vitalem Interesse. Bei verkürzten Innovationszyklen und wachsender Komplexität der Aufgaben sind effiziente und für die Praxis geeignete Methoden zur Organisation des Entwicklungsprozesses... more...

  • The Crazedby Ha Jin

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007; US$ 16.00

    A New York Times Notable Book A Washington Post, Los Angeles times, and San Jose Mercury News Best Book of the Year Ha Jin’s seismically powerful new novel is at once an unblinking look into the bell jar of communist Chinese society and a portrait of the eternal compromises and deceptions of the human state. When the venerable professor Yang,... more...

  • War Trashby Ha Jin

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007; US$ 15.95

    Ha Jin’s masterful new novel casts a searchlight into a forgotten corner of modern history, the experience of Chinese soldiers held in U.S. POW camps during the Korean War. In 1951 Yu Yuan, a scholarly and self-effacing clerical officer in Mao’s “volunteer” army, is taken prisoner south of the 38th Parallel. Because he speaks English, he soon becomes... more...

  • Ibrahim (Bassa), Cleopatra (Erst- und Zweitfassung)by Lothar Mundt

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 643.00

    Der Textband enthält die beiden frühesten Trauerspiele Lohensteins: Ibrahim (Bassa) (1653), seinen dramatischen Erstling, in dem ein Stoff aus der türkischen Geschichte des 16. Jahrhunderts behandelt wird, und die Cleopatra sowohl in der Erstfassung (1661) wie in der erweiterten Fassung  von 1680. Die gelehrten Anmerkungen Lohensteins... more...

  • Ibrahim (Bassa), Cleopatra (Erst- und Zweitfassung)by Lothar Mundt

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 335.00

    The text volume contains Lohenstein's two earliest tragedies - Ibrahim (Bassa) (1653), his first dramatic work, in which he treats material from 16th century Turkish history, and Cleopatra both in its original version (1661) and its extended version of 1680. Lohenstein's learned notes on both versions of Cleopatra are provided with bibliographical... more...

  • Die Tötung Unschuldigerby Lothar Fritze

    De Gruyter 2004; US$ 84.00

    We live in a world full of dangers. Human life is at risk from criminal dictatorships, terrorist attacks, technical disasters and catastrophes of various kinds. In an emergency, is it legitimate to counter such perils if that means that innocent life has to be taken or put at risk of death? The book gives a moral philosopher's response to... more...

  • Handbuch Eisenbahninfrastrukturby Lothar Fendrich

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 207.60

    Das Handbuch für kundige Leser und Studierende. Vernetzte Kapitel erläutern Grundlagen und Zusammenhänge. Die knappe, fakten- und detailreiche Darstellung mit Bildern, Zeichnungen und Diagrammen ermöglicht den schnellen Zugriff auf gesuchtes Wissen... more...

  • The Australian Green Consumer Guideby Tanya Ha

    University of NSW Press 2007; US$ 19.50

    There has never been a greater need for an Australian green consumer guide to help people make informed choices about the products they buy. Tanya Ha responds to the shift in public debate about climate change toward actively seeking solutions with a practical guide that encourages consumers to become informed, get involved and to vote with their dollar.... more...