Modern Insurgencies and Counter-Insurgencies:Guerrillas and their Opponents since 1750 Ian F. Beckett
Recent years have seen an explosion of interest in and interpretation of the U.S. Constitution. Its authority and stature are routinely invoked by voices from every point on the political spectrum, with frequent references to the Founding Fathers and their true ´´intent.´´ What really was their true intent? As these 12 surprising lectures show, many of those Founding Fathers - including Thomas Jefferson and Patrick Henry - were highly critical of the new Constitution and staunchly opposed it when it was first put forth for ratification by the states as a replacement for the Articles of Confederation. The debate over the Constitution raged for the better part of two years, and beneath its rhetorical flourishes lay not only the longest and most profound civic argument in our nation´s history, but also a civics lesson that deserves to endure for all time. It was an argument that would result not only in the ratification of the Constitution, but also in what that Constitution would become. Professor Pangle takes you into this debate. You´ll see which Founders opposed the new Constitution, which Founders led the battle for it, and how both sides helped define the result. In an era when contemporary arguments on the national stage so often mirror the same conflicts debated by the Founders, our own reenactment of that original debate can enrich our ability to be active and participating citizens. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Thomas L. Pangle. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tcco/000112/bk_tcco_000112_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Competition between MNCs and Emerging Domestic Opponents in China:A Case Study Comparing The Coca-Cola Company with its Local Competitor the Hangzhou Wahaha Group Katrin Ehling
An incisive look at the intellectual and cultural history of free enterprise and its influence on American politics Throughout the 20th century, ´´free enterprise´´ has been a contested keyword in American politics, and the cornerstone of a conservative philosophy that seeks to limit government involvement into economic matters. Lawrence B. Glickman shows how the idea first gained traction in American discourse and was championed by opponents of the New Deal. Those politicians, believing free enterprise to be a fundamental American value, held it up as an antidote to a liberalism that they maintained would lead toward totalitarian statism. Tracing the use of the concept of free enterprise, Glickman shows how it has both constrained and transformed political dialogue. He presents a fascinating look into the complex history, and marketing, of an idea that forms the linchpin of the contemporary opposition to government regulation, taxation, and programs such as Medicare. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rick Adamson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tant/017211/bk_tant_017211_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Strategic Chess Exercises:Find the Right Way to Outplay Your Opponent Emmanuel Bricard
Learn how to negotiate any situation and put yourself in the driver´s seat! You´re about to discover how to finally win any negotiation you enter with skills, techniques, and strategies that you can practice in every interaction you come across until you become a true pro. If you are like many people who are getting taken advantage of and are not getting, earning, or securing what they deserve in life, this audiobook is for you. Whether you find yourself negotiating your salary with your boss, why you should have a certain seat on the bus, what your child´s new bedtime should be, or where you should have dinner with your spouse, Negotiating For Sales and Power will give you the upper hand. It will instill in you the knowledge and power you may have always felt is lacking. It´s time to learn how to win! Here is a preview of what you´ll learn: The intricacies and components of a negotiation Understanding how to use perception to your advantage Why communication is still key and methods to improve yours Closing the gap between parties A sneaky trick that you´ll be happy to be called out on and employ Much, much more 1. Language: English. Narrator: Amanda Smith. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/033759/bk_acx0_033759_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Mischievous Card Game. Für 2-8 Spieler. Spieldauer: variabelKarten-, Brett- oder WürfelspielAnyone can get rid of cards. But give them to an opponent and cause suffering? That s a lot more fun. However: What goes around, comes around! Other
Opponent Voices:Robert Bly and Fazil Hüsnü Daglarca:A Comparative Study of The Light Around the Body and Our Vietnam War Safak Altunsoy
Star Realms is a fast paced deckbuilding card game of outer space combat.It combines the fun of a deckbuilding game with the interactivity of Trading Card Game style combat. As you play, you make use of Trade to acquire new Ships and Bases from the cards being turned face up in the Trade Row from the Trade Deck.You use the Ships and Bases you acquire to either generate more Trade or to generate Combat to attack your opponent and their bases. When you reduce your opponents score (called Authority) to zero, you win!
Copperheads:The Rise and Fall of Lincoln´s Opponents in the North Jennifer L. Weber
This book is the most in-depth and detailed guide created on teaching players how to crush their lane opponent in League of Legends. It´s a bold statement, but I can back it up. The book will teach you everything you need to know about completely dominating over your lane matchup (which, by the way, sometimes feels better than winning). I´ve tried extremely hard to break down every micro-aspect of over 60 of the game mechanics that come into play during laning. I´ve broken down every single concept into the most simple, understandable terms that even a new player will grasp. Believe it or not, there are that many possible micro and macro aspects that go into laning. It´s an art. Once you listen to this book, you will be aware of things you never really stopped to think about before. If this book doesn´t get you prepared for any possible situation you might face during laning...nothing will. Here are a few of the things you are going to learn once you get the book: The five-step formula to winning every trade in lane, which works 100% of the times How to build up huge advantages over your opponent by capitalizing on the small mistakes they make How to manage the minion waves in the same way Challenger and Pro players do it How to never depend on your jungler´s actions anymore What to do when you are behind in lane, and how to actually come ahead - how to stomp your opponent to the point of completely tilting the whole enemy team How to deal with any possible situation in the laning phase How to abuse your advantage and get the maximum out of every situation Enjoy the progress you are going to experience in your ranked games! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael McHenry. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/064654/bk_acx0_064654_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Pit your Titans against one another in a completely crazy, furious race! You play as a rider and his titanic mount, using your power, cunning, and all sorts of magical objects to try to win the race. Ram into your opponents to weaken them, so you can cross the finish line first, and become the next legend of Neverworld!Combine your dice, your titans special ability, and the bonus cards you collect on the circuit in order to perform the best actions, and stay ahead of your opponents. Complete three laps before the others and you will be declared the grand winner of the race.