Please note: This is a key takeaways and analysis of the book and not the original book. Start Publishing Notes´ Summary, Analysis, and Review of Agatha Christie´s Murder on the Orient Express includes: Summary of the book A review Analysis and key takeaways A detailed ´´about the author´´ section Murder on the Orient Express is a murder mystery featuring the famous detective Hercule Poirot. Poirot is on a cross-European train ride when a wealthy American passenger is killed in his cabin by a series of twelve knife blows. It turns out that the passenger was a notorious kidnapper. The novel is divided into three parts: ´´The Facts´´, ´´The Evidence´´, and ´´Hercule Poirot Sits Back and Thinks´´. ´´The Facts´´ begins with Hercule Poirot finishing up a case in Syria. He proceeds to Istanbul, where he plans to take the Orient Express to London. The train is unusually full. Poirot´s friend, M. Bouc, a director of the train line who is traveling himself, manages to get Poirot a second-class berth. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael Gilboe. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/088991/bk_acx0_088991_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Students will be inspired and motivated by the syncopated rhythms and the colorful, rich harmonies of jazz. Detailed articulation, dynamic and pedal markings create a thoughtful and thorough performance. Titles: Christmas Medley * The First Noel *Go Tell it on the Mountain * Jingle Bells * Jolly Old St. Nicholas * We Three Kings of Orient Are * We Wish You a Merry Christmas.
Students will be inspired and motivated by the syncopated rhythms and the colorful, rich harmonies of jazz. Detailed articulation, dynamic and pedal markings create a thoughtful and thorough performance. Titles: Away in a Manger * Deck the Halls * Fum, Fum, Fum * God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen * Good King Wenceslas * Jingle Bells * Jolly Old Saint Nicholas * Joy to the World * Toyland * Up on the Housetop * We Three Kings of Orient Are.
The 9 Types of Leadership demonstrates how to solve people problems on the job in a quick, efficient, and satisfying way through understanding personality patterns and motivations. In the past few years, mindfulness and other approaches to self-awareness have begun to transform the American workplace. But while it is increasingly widely accepted in the business world that the most direct route to success lies in adopting practices that actively promote a leader´s self-awareness, social skill, and emotional intelligence, the best and most efficient path to developing a more conscious workforce often remains unclear. The 9 Types of Leadership provides a pathway to greater self-awareness and social skillfulness. It will help you orient yourself when you get caught up in people problems that you don´t know how to work your way out of. By providing extremely detailed and accurate descriptions of nine recognizable personalities, The 9 Types of Leadership is an unmatched tool for business people to use to decode the mysteries involved in understanding why people do what they do, why we have conflicts with some people but not others, and how we can become aware of our blind spots. Most importantly, it can help leaders know themselves in a deeper way so they can more effectively lead others. 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: Dina Pearlman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/027401/bk_adbl_027401_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
N. K. Sandars´s landmark translation of one of the first and greatest works of Western literature Gilgamesh, King of Uruk, and his companion Enkidu are the only heroes to have survived from the ancient literature of Babylon, immortalized in this epic poem that dates back to the third millennium BC. Together they journey to the Spring of Youth, defeat the Bull of Heaven and slay the monster Humbaba. When Enkidu dies, Gilgamesh´s grief and fear of death are such that they lead him to undertake a quest for eternal life. A timeless tale of morality, tragedy and pure adventure, The Epic of Gilgamesh is a landmark literary exploration of man´s search for immortality. N. K. Sandars´s lucid, accessible translation is prefaced by a detailed introduction that examines the narrative and historical context of the work. In addition, there is a glossary of names and a map of the Ancient Orient. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
Unearth the joy and pleasure of the ancient and delightful art of growing bonsai trees with this ultimate guideAlso known as the ´´living art´´, the practice of bonsai originated from the Orient. Bonsai has managed to make its way relatively unscathed through the centuries. The practice of bonsai has been popular across nations and empires because of its sheer and evergreen novelty.More than just regular horticulture, growing bonsai is said to be therapeutic and is often regarded as a particularly relaxing form of meditation. The only problem is the lack of definitive information on how to practice the art of growing bonsai.How often should I water my bonsai? How do I get my bonsai tree to take a certain shape? What container should I use? These questions and many more you didn´t even know you had are answered by Hikaru Yamasaki in this comprehensive guide.With detailed descriptions and profiles, Yamasaki provides you with expert advice on growing, shaping, potting, cultivation techniques, and more. Everything you need to know about growing bonsai is here.In Bonsai: The Complete Step by Step Guide for Beginners, you´re going to learn:The five basic bonsai styles. All other exotic shapes spring from these fiveHow to properly select a bonsai tree that suits your purposesTools you absolutely need to have to successfully grow a bonsai treeBonsai cultivation techniques and tips you can´t afford to ignoreHow to properly care for your bonsai tree according to the season and tons more!Whether you´re an absolute beginner or you already dabble with growing bonsai in your home, Bonsai: The Complete Step by Step Guide for Beginners is jam-packed with information that will help you develop your bonsai growing skill. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Christopher C. Odom. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/144594/bk_acx0_144594_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.