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作者: Sam Saladino
出版社: Branden Books
关键词: worker, social, nightmare, erebus
A powerful novel about young adults striving to survive and to overcome personal and social addictions in today's promiscuous society. Set in present-day Chicago, Erebus is the story of a young girl sold into prostitution by her incestuous father, and of two married counselors who fight the system on her behalf and are almost destroyed by it.
作者: Dennis Vickers
出版社: Dennis Vickers
关键词: virtue, second
The Second Virtue tells the story of three remarkable individuals: Donald is an eighteen-year-old striving for independence; Telli survived a horrific crime and labors to overcome the fears the experience left behind; Joy longs to escape her cynicism and reconnect with the hopeful woman she once was. Crisp and fast-moving, the novel weaves three stories into a fabric held together by a common theme - courage.
作者: Alberta B George Missionary Society
出版社: Applewood Books
关键词: church, los, angeles, california, university, society, book, alberta, george, missionary, cook
"This little book is the result of the constant and untiring efforts of the young women of the Alberta B. George missionary society of University M. E. Church. The recipes have been carefully compiled and as we send them on their mission we hope they will do thfur bit toward fulfilling the bigger purpose for which we are striving."
出版社: DIANE Publishing
关键词: commercial, aircraft, industry, support, government, transfer, aeronautics, technology
The U.S. Government provides massive, systematic support to the U.S. commercial aircraft industry pursuant to a long-standing U.S. policy of striving to maintain U.S. superiority in all areas of aeronautics technology. One can reasonably estimate that government support to the industry during the past 15 years was in the range of $18-22 billion. The support comes through three principal means: U.S. Defense Dept. R&D; NASA R&D, and the U.S. tax system.
作者: Andrea Matles Savada
出版社: DIANE Publishing
关键词: study, country, korea, south
Describes and analyzes South Korea's political, economic, social and national security systems and institutions. Examines the inter- relationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors. Provides a basic understanding of the observed society, striving for a dynamic portrayal. Particular attention is devoted to the people who make up the society, their origins, dominant beliefs and values, their common interests and the issues on which they are divided, the nature and extent of their involvement with national institutions, and their attitudes toward each other and tow