Filename: 1729.pdf
ISBN: 0692870660
Release Date: 2017-03-28
Number of pages: 337
Author: Kenneth N. Myers

Download and read online 1729 in PDF and EPUB Put yourself in their shoes. In 1720 France was just coming out of a long war that had left the nation on the edge of bankruptcy. People were starving to death and plagues were sweeping the country. The rich were getting richer and the poor were getting poorer. Pierre & Marie Mayeux were newlyweds who left behind everything in order to build a new life in French Louisiana. Little did they know the difficult and terrifying path that lay before them. 1729 is their story, and the story of hundreds like them who came to a new world with new hope, only to have it dashed and broken time after time. This is the tale of their journey across the Atlantic, enduring a year in plague-ridden Biloxi, making their way 600 miles up the Mississippi River, surviving one of the worst massacres in American history, living in the newly founded swamp village of New Orleans, and finally raising a family in South Louisiana. Today there are a million living descendants of Pierre and Marie Mayeux. But there almost were none.

Natchitoches 1729 1803

Filename: natchitoches-1729-1803.pdf
ISBN: 9780931069109
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Number of pages: 528
Author: Elizabeth Shown Mills
Publisher: Heritage Books

Download and read online Natchitoches 1729 1803 in PDF and EPUB Abstracts of the Catholic Church Registers of the French and Spanish Post of St. Jean Baptiste des Natchitoches in Louisiana: 1729-1803

Legendary Louisiana Outlaws

Filename: legendary-louisiana-outlaws.pdf
ISBN: 9780807162583
Release Date: 2016-03-21
Number of pages: 272
Author: Keagan LeJeune
Publisher: LSU Press

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Adverse Drug Reactions

Filename: adverse-drug-reactions.pdf
ISBN: 3642006639
Release Date: 2009-12-18
Number of pages: 556
Author: Jack Uetrecht
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Adverse Drug Reactions in PDF and EPUB This book provides the current state of knowledge of basic mechanisms of adverse drug reactions (ADRs). The main focus is on idiosyncratic drug reactions because they are the most difficult to deal with. It starts with a general description of the major targets for ADRs followed by a description of what are presently believed to be mediators and biochemical pathways involved in idiosyncratic drug reactions. There is also a description of several examples of ADRs that serve to illustrate specific aspects of ADR mechanisms. Eventually the book shows that ultimately better methods are needed to predict which drug candidates are likely to cause ADRs and which patients are at increased risk. But at present research seems to be far from this goal.

Making Sense of Vascular Ultrasound

Filename: making-sense-of-vascular-ultrasound.pdf
ISBN: 9781444114324
Release Date: 2004-11-26
Number of pages: 360
Author: Kenneth Myers
Publisher: CRC Press

Download and read online Making Sense of Vascular Ultrasound in PDF and EPUB Ultrasound is used to demonstrate and classify numerous vascular diseases including · cerebrovascular and transcranial · lower and upper limb arterial · deep vein thrombosis · deep and superficial venous reflux · renal, hepatoportal, mesenteric and penile. Making Sense of Vascular Ultrasound is designed to give users a hands-on, practical approach to the diagnosis of vascular disease. This pocket-sized handbook provides easy to read, concise, point-form text and includes high-resolution ultrasound images and informative line diagrams. Each regional chapter covers · anatomy · pathology · clinical presentations · differential diagnosis · treatment · what the doctor needs to know · normal findings and criteria for disease as seen by ultrasound · comprehensive protocols · ultrasound images to collect for reports The book also provides an overview of the physical principles of ultrasound, the physiology of blood flow, vascular pathology, setting up a vascular ultrasound diagnostic service, and interventional vascular ultrasound procedures.

Practical Vascular Ultrasound

Filename: practical-vascular-ultrasound.pdf
ISBN: 9781444181197
Release Date: 2014-06-13
Number of pages: 292
Author: Kenneth Myers
Publisher: CRC Press

Download and read online Practical Vascular Ultrasound in PDF and EPUB Ultrasound is used to demonstrate and classify numerous vascular diseases and provides a firm basis for deciding the most appropriate interventional treatment. Practical Vascular Ultrasound: An Illustrated Guide delivers a hands-on, practical approach to the diagnosis of vascular disease. Providing an overview of performing vascular ultrasounds, the physiology of blood flow, and vascular pathology, the book explores the various vascular conditions most investigated through ultrasound. Conditions covered range from extracranial cerebrovascular arterial diseases to chronic venous disease in the lower limbs. For each disorder, the authors discuss: Anatomy Pathology Clinical presentations Differential diagnosis What doctors need to know for each condition Normal findings and criteria for disease as seen by ultrasound Comprehensive protocols for scanning Ultrasound images and observations that should be collected for best practice reporting The authors also discuss interventional vascular ultrasound procedures. Using easy-to-read, point-form text, this concise text is enhanced with high-resolution ultrasound images and clear line diagrams. It provides a consistent, comprehensive, and professional approach to vascular ultrasound.

The Invention of Paris

Filename: the-invention-of-paris.pdf
ISBN: 9781844678006
Release Date: 2011-05-23
Number of pages: 408
Author: Eric Hazan
Publisher: Verso Books

Download and read online The Invention of Paris in PDF and EPUB The Invention of Paris is a tour through the streets and history of the French capital under the guidance of radical Parisian author and publisher Eric Hazan. Hazan reveals a city whose squares echo with the riots, rebellions and revolutions of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Combining the raconteur’s ear for a story with a historian’s command of the facts, he introduces an incomparable cast of characters: the literati, the philosophers and the artists—Balzac, Baudelaire, Blanqui, Flaubert, Hugo, Maney, and Proust, of course; but also Doisneau, Nerval and Rousseau. It is a Paris dyed a deep red in its convictions. It is haunted and vitalized by the history of the barricades, which Hazan retells in rich detail. The Invention of Paris opens a window on the forgotten byways of the capital’s vibrant and bloody past, revealing the city in striking new colors.

A Painter s Kitchen

Filename: a-painter-s-kitchen.pdf
ISBN: 0890135606
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 109
Author: Margaret Wood
Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press

Download and read online A Painter s Kitchen in PDF and EPUB This new edition of a bestselling cookbook features an attractively designed cover and new foreword by award-winning chef and cookbook author Deborah Madison. Margaret Wood was Georgia O'Keeffe's personal chef.

Neuropsychological Neurology

Filename: neuropsychological-neurology.pdf
ISBN: 9780521717922
Release Date: 2008-04-24
Number of pages: 232
Author: A. J. Larner
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online Neuropsychological Neurology in PDF and EPUB An essential reference text dealing with the neuropsychological features of neurological disorders.

Character Sketches of Romance Fiction and the Drama

Filename: character-sketches-of-romance-fiction-and-the-drama.pdf
ISBN: 1410213331
Release Date: 2004-03-01
Number of pages: 592
Author: Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
Publisher: The Minerva Group, Inc.

Download and read online Character Sketches of Romance Fiction and the Drama in PDF and EPUB Originally published in 1892, "the object of this Handbook is to supply readers and speakers with a lucid, but very brief account of such names as are used in allusions and references, whether by poets or prose writers; - to furnish those who consult it with the plot of popular dramas, the story of epic poems, and the outline of well-known tales. The number of dramatic plots sketched out is many hundreds. Another striking and interesting feature of the book is the revelation of the source from which dramatists and romancers have derived their stories, and the strange repetitions of historic incidents. It has been borne in mind throughout that it is not enough to state a fact. It must be stated attractively, and the character described must be drawn characteristically if the reader is to appreciate it, and feel an interest in what he reads." This work, an American reprint of The Reader's Handbook by E. Cobham Brewer, ..".while retaining all of the original material that can interest and aid the English-speaking student, gives also 'characters and sketches found in American novels, poetry and drama.'"

The Guidebook to Molar Endodontics

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ISBN: 9783662529010
Release Date: 2016-12-18
Number of pages: 298
Author: Ove A. Peters
Publisher: Springer

Download and read online The Guidebook to Molar Endodontics in PDF and EPUB This volume offers readers a pragmatic approach to endodontic therapy for permanent molars, based on up-to-date evidence. All chapters were written by experts in the field, and focus on preparation for treatment, vital pulp therapy, access cavity preparation, root canal shaping, outcome assessment, retreatment, apical surgery, and specific aspects of restorations for root canal-treated molars. The role of micro-CT data in visualizing canal anatomy is compared to cone beam CT, and detailed information on current clinical tools, such as irrigation adjuncts and engine-driven preparation tools is provided. Important steps are illustrated in clinical photographs and radiographs, as well as by schematic diagrams. Tables and check boxes highlight key points for special attention, and clinical pitfalls. Guiding references are provided. Performing molar endodontics is often a daunting prospect, regardless of the practice setting. This is where “Molar Endodontics” is an ideal source of guidance for practitioners. Special devices and recent innovations in apex locators and nickel-titanium instruments have, however, made procedures significantly easier and more practical for non-specialists. This book will help conscientious clinicians to master molar endodontics with well-described and established clinical methods.

Endodontic Microbiology

Filename: endodontic-microbiology.pdf
ISBN: 9781118975503
Release Date: 2017-02-06
Number of pages: 472
Author: Ashraf F. Fouad
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online Endodontic Microbiology in PDF and EPUB Endodontic Microbiology, Second Edition presents a comprehensive reference to the microbiology, pathogenesis, management, and healing of endodontic pathosis, emphasizing the importance of biological sciences in understanding and managing endodontic disease and its interaction with systemic health. Provides a major revision to the first book to focus on the problems related to microbes in the root canal and periapical tissues Updates current knowledge in endodontic pathosis, especially regarding next generation sequencing and microbial virulence Presents useful diagrams, images, radiographs, and annotated histological images to illustrate the concepts Emphasizes the importance of biological science in understanding and managing endodontic disease Includes contributions from the leading researchers and educators in the field

Good Practice in Archaeological Diagnostics

Filename: good-practice-in-archaeological-diagnostics.pdf
ISBN: 9783319017846
Release Date: 2013-12-11
Number of pages: 347
Author: Cristina Corsi
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Good Practice in Archaeological Diagnostics in PDF and EPUB This volume represents the most important “deliverable” of the European-funded project Radio-Past (www.radiopast.eu). It is intended to disseminate the key results achieved in the form of methodological guidelines for the application of non-destructive approaches in order to understand, visualize and manage complex archaeological sites, in particular large multi-period settlements whose remains are still mostly buried. The authors were selected from among the project research “staff” but also from among leading international specialists who served as speakers at the two international events organized in the framework of the project (the Valle Giulia Colloquium of Rome – 2009 and the Colloquium of Ghent – 2013) and at the three Specialization Fora, the high formation training activities organized in 2010, 2011 and 2012. As such, the book offers contributions on diverse aspects of the research process (data capture, data management, data elaboration, data visualization and site management), presenting the state of the art and drafting guidelines for good practice in each field.

The Amadeus Book of the Violin

Filename: the-amadeus-book-of-the-violin.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015045676221
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 597
Author: Walter Kolneder

Download and read online The Amadeus Book of the Violin in PDF and EPUB Available for the first time in English, this book has been considered the best single encyclopedia of the violin for 20 years. All aspects of the violin are covered: construction, history, and literature; violin playing and teaching; and violin virtuosos through the ages.

Earth Resistance for Archaeologists

Filename: earth-resistance-for-archaeologists.pdf
ISBN: 9780759112049
Release Date: 2013
Number of pages: 195
Author: Armin Schmidt
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Download and read online Earth Resistance for Archaeologists in PDF and EPUB Earth Resistance for Archaeologists, written by the foremost expert in the field, provides archaeologists with the know-how required to exploit the significant potential of earth resistance and gain archaeological insights from intelligently interpreted data.