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4301 Brent C. Oberg
An Introduction to Public Speaking
Jaico Publishing House; Delhi, India; 8179923193; Softcover; New; 
Introduction to Public Speaking provides practical instruction, relevant activities, and formal assignments designed to help you learn the skills of effective presentation. The handbook is divided into chapters. Each of the following chapters supports one or two specific learning objectives: Communication Apprehension overcoming apprehension through introductory public speaking activities Techniques of Delivery the principles of effective presentation techniques Listening Skills learning the skills of critical listening Topic Selection, Organization, and Research Choosing a dynamic topic, organizing a speech, and effectively using research Different modes of speaking elivering impromptu, manuscript, and memorized speeches Speaking with different purposes delivering persuasive, informative, and entertaining speeches Oral Interpretation of Literature learning the skills of story telling and oral interpretation Applied Activities using public speaking in applied, real-world situations.Printed Pages: 168. 105535

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4302 Brian Black
Priests, Kings, and Women in the Early Upanisads: The Character of the Self in Ancient India
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2014; 8120837029; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 237. 102036

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4303 Brian Butterworth, Bernard Combrie, Oesten Dahl, Norbert Dittmar, Flip G. Droste, Jaap Van Marle, and Juergen Weissenborn (eds.); Assistant Editor: Rosamina Lowi
Linguistics: An Interdisciplinary Journal of the Language Sciences: 1979: Volume 17-9/10 [223-224]
Mouton Publishers; The Hague, The Netherlands; 1979; 0024-3949; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 15 x 23 Cm 
Scratched cover. 018524

Price: 95.00 USD
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4304 Brian Chiplin and Peter J. Sloane
Tackling Discrimination at the Workplace: An Analysis of Sex Discrimination in Britain
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 1982; 0521245656; First Edition; Hard Cover; Fine; Fine; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 163. 006790

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4305 Brian D. Joseph
The Synchrony and Diachrony of the Balkan Infinitive: A Study in Areal, General, and Historical linguistics (Cambridge Studies in Linguistics Supplementary Volume)
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 1983; 0521273188; First Edition; Hard Cover; As New; Fine; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 355. 014350

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4306 Brian E. Brown
The Buddha Nature: A Study of Tathagathagarbha and Alayavijnana
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 812080631X; First Edition; New; 15 x 23 Cm 

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4307 Brian Fitzpatrick
Catholic Royalism in the Department of the Gard, 1814-1852
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 1983; 0521224543; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; Fair; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 228. 003687

Price: 29.00 USD
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4308 Brian H.Hodgson
Miscellaneous Essays Relating Tio Indian Subjects, 2 Vols.
Asian Educational Services; New Delhi, India; 1992; 8120607171; Reprint; Hard Cover; New; 
Printed pages: Vol.1- 408, Vol.2- 360. 036074

Price: 31.00 USD
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4309 Brian Harrison
English as a Second and Foreign Language (Explorations in Language Study Series)
Edward Arnold; London, UK; 1973; 0713117699; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 111. 007062

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4310 Brian Hollingworth (ed.)
Songs of the People: Lancashire Dialect Poetry of the Industrial Revolution
Manchester University Press; Manchester, UK; 1977; 0719009065; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 176. 006361

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4311 Brian Hook (ed.); Denis Twitchett (Consultant editor)
The Cambridge Encyclopaedia of China
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 1991; 0-521-35594-X; Second Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; Very Good; 

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4312 Brian Hook (ed.); Denis Twitchett (Consultant editor)
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of China
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 1991; 052135594X; Second Edition; Hard Cover; As New; As New; 23 Cms x 28 Cms 
Printed Pages: 502. 017257

Price: 35.00 USD
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4313 Brian J. Richards
Language Development and Individual Differences: A Study of Auxillary Verb Learning
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 1990; 0521362539; First Edition; Hard Cover; As New; As New; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 267. 004625

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4314 Brian K. Pennington
Was Hinduism Invented?: Britons, Indians, and the Colonial Construction of Religion
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2005; 0195166558; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 255 with numerous b/w illustrations. 017641

Price: 26.00 USD
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4315 Brian L. Lancaster
The Essence of Kabbalah
Research Press Private Limited; New Delhi, India; 0572031742; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Printed Pages: 240. 020222

Price: 5.00 USD
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4316 Brian Leigh Molyneaux
The Sacred Earth (Living Wisdom Series)
Macmillan in Association with Duncan Baird Publishers; London, UK; 1995; 0316903035; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 14.5 Cms x 21 Cms 
Printed Pages: 184 with b/w illustrations. Slightly rubbed cover. 009295

Price: 20.00 USD
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4317 Brian Lobo
Status of Adivasis/Indigenous People Land Series-3 (Maharashtra)
Aakar Books; Delhi, India; 2011; 9789350021309; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 88. 109173

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4318 Brian Lomas
Successful Presentations
Jaico Publishing House; Delhi, India; 818495381X; Softcover; New; 
Presenting is a core business skill. Whether your aim is to inspire a large group, to impart knowledge, or to make things happen quickly, effective presentation skills are a must-have. We explain how to speak confidently to an audience of any size, with impact, clarity and flair.Presenting is not easy, whatever level you are at. The author, an expert presenter himself, describes how to deal with tricky questions and unforeseen problems, how to research and plan your presentation, and most importantly, how to engage your audience.Printed Pages: 208. 105524

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4319 Brian Luke Seaward
Quiet Mind, Fearless Heart: The Taoist Path Through Stress and Spirituality
Times Group Books; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8126523476; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Quiet Mind, Fearless Heart combines the ageless wisdom of Taoism with the timeless insights of Joseph Campbell, showing readers how to draw on both humanity and divinity and harness the divine potential of the human spirit in order to bring peace to heart and soul. Offering an abundance of advice, exercises, meditations, and inspirational stories, this practical and motivational guide gives readers the skills and incentive they need to cope with stress, embrace spirituality, and bring balance into their lives.Printed Pages: 252. 104790

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4320 Brian Maegraith and C.S. Leithead
Clinical Methods in Tropical Medicine
Cassell & Company Ltd; London, UK; 1962; First Edition; Hardcover; Good; No Jacket; 14 x 20 Cm 
Printed pages: 556 with numerous b/w illustrations. Front board mising. Text is complete and in mint condition. 026088

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4321 Brian Masters
Maharana: The Story of the Rulers of Udaipur
Mapin Publishing; Ahmedabad, India; 2013; 0944142281; Revised Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 176. 037106

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4322 Brian Morris
Religion and Anthropology: A Critical Introduction
Cambridge University Press; New Delhi, India; 2006; 0521617790; First Edition; Paperback; Brand New; 228 x 152 Mm 
This important textbook provides a critical introduction to the social anthropology of religion, focusing on more recent classical ethnographies. Comprehensive, free of scholastic jargon, engaging, and comparative in approach, it covers all the major religious traditions that have been studied concretely by anthropologists - Shamanism, Buddhism, Islam, Hinduism, Christianity and its relation to African and Melanesian religions and contemporary Neopaganism. Eschewing a thematic approach and treating religion as a social institution and not simply as an ideology or symbolic system, the book follows the dual heritage of social anthropology in combining an interpretative understanding and sociological analysis. The book will appeal to all students of anthropology, whether established scholars or initiates to the discipline, as well as to students of the social sciences and religious studies, and for all those interested in comparative religion. • Emphasizes religion as a social institution, rather than merely an ideological or symbolic system • Clear, jargon-free language • Studies a broad range of religions, including Shamanism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, Hinduism, African religions, and contemporary Neo-Paganism Contents Preface; Introduction; 1. Shamanism; 2. Buddhism and spirit cults; 3. Islam and popular religion; 4. Hinduism and new religious movements; 5. Christianity and religion in Africa; 6. African American religion; 7. Religions in Melanesia; 8. Neopaganism and the New Age movement. Printed Pages: 360. 018603

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4323 Brian Paul Bach
Calcutta's Edifice: The Buildings of a Great City
Rupa & Co.; New Delhi, India; 2006; 8129104156; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 22 x 29 Cm 
Printed Pages: 733 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. 032460

Price: 83.00 USD
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4324 Brian Pollitt
The Development of Socialist Economic Thought: Selected Essays by Maurice Dobb
Aakar Books; Delhi, India; 2014; 9789350022535; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 160. 109044

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4325 Brian Ruhe
Freeing the Buddha: Diversity on Sacred Path - Large Scale Concerns
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8120818350; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 501 with numerous b/w illustrations. 011940

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4326 Brian Solis
Times Group Books; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8126527005; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Engage thoroughly examines the social media landscape and how to effectively use it in business - one network and one tool at a time. The guide for branding your business in the era of the Social Web, this book leads readers through the detailed and specific steps required for conceptualizing, implementing, managing and measuring a social media program.Printed Pages: 400. 104618

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4327 Brian Stross
Variation and Natural Selection as Factors in Linguistic and Cultural Change (PdR Press Publications in Liinguistic Change 2)
The Peter De Ridder Press; Lisse, The Netherlands; 1975; 9031600628; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 30. Slightly soiled covers. 033118

Price: 7.00 USD
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4328 Brian Tracy
Getting Rich Your Own Way: Achieve All Your Financial Goals Faster Than You Ever Thought Possible
Times Group Books; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8126520477; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
The most powerful single common denominator in America is the desire to be financially successful. Most people feel that if they could increase their incomes and achieve certain financial goals, they could solve almost every other problem in their lives, and achieve all their other goals. Getting Rich Your Own Way: Achieve All Your Financial Goals Faster Than You Ever Thought Possible is the roadmap to reach your financial goals. This book is based on the seminars that Brian gives and many decades of research into the strategies of the most successful people. In addition, every principle in the book has been validated by the experience of many thousands of people, coming from all walks of life.Printed Pages: 304. 104656

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4329 Brian Tracy
Something for Nothing: Why We Do the Things We Do
Jaico Publishing House; Delhi, India; 818495056X; Softcover; New; 
In his characteristic, no-nonsense style, international bestselling author Brian Tracy, explains that there is an epidemic sweeping the world today – that of the something for nothing mentality. This epidemic is rooted in the out-of-control and insatiable demands of thousands and millions of people.Today the world’s greatness is being undermined by people using various means to steal other people’s dreams and money. Rather than participate and innovate in the marketplace, generating goods and services that benefit society, people are increasingly vying for political advantage to live at the expense of others.In this influential book, Tracy reminds us that our greatness is based on honesty, integrity and fair dealing. Tracy proves that this something for nothing attitude has never been the way of the world and helps readers set a personal and culture-wide agenda for change.Printed Pages: 264. 105570

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4330 Brian Tracy
The Peak Performance Woman
Jaico Publishing House; Delhi, India; 8172247141; Softcover; New; 
Peak Performance begins with your taking complete responsibility for your life and everything that happens to you. Women in positions of leadership, from home, business owners to corporate executives, will find the words offered in The Peak Performance Woman moving and inspirational.Printed Pages: 124. 105572

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4331 Bridget and Raymond Allchin
The Rise of Civilization in India and Pakistan (Cambridge World Archaeology Series)
Cambridge University Press; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8185618720; Reprint; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
In The Rise of Civilization in India and Pakistan the authors have completely revised and rewritten their earlier work to present an integrated and dynamic account of human culture in South Asia. The authors have made every attempt to incorporate the results of the most recent research and their book is illustrated throughout with photographs, maps and line diagrams. Offering an original and stimulating perspective on the archaeology of the subcontinent, The Rise of Civilization in India and Pakistan will be invaluable to students of South Asian culture and early history. It will also appeal to anyone interested in historical geography, world prehistory and archaeology in general. Contents List of tables and figures Preface 1. Archaeology in South Asia Part I. Constituent Elements: 2. Prehistoric environments 3. The earliest South Asians 4. Hunter-gatherers and nomadic pastoralists 5. The first agricultural communities Part II. Indus Urbanism: 6. The early Indus period 7. The mature Indus civilization - I 8. The mature Indus civilization - II Part III. The Legacy of the Indus Civilization: 9. The aftermath of the Indus civilization in the Indus and Ganges systems 10. The aftermath of the Indus civilization in Peninsular India 11. The arrival of Indo-Aryan speaking people and the spread of the Indo-Aryan languages 12. The Iron Age and the emergence of classical Indian civilization 13. Subcontinental unity and regional diversity Select general bibliography Index. Printed Pages: 392. 037660

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4332 Brig A.K. Vyas
Implementation of RTI Act 2005 in Armed Forces and Its Implications
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 9789382652144; Hardcover; New; New; 
This book is written with the aim of understanding the intrinsic features of the Act and its impact on the functioning of Armed Forces. The attempt of the author is to outline importance of the Right to Information Act 2005 which is empowering ordinary citizens to procure information from public authorities.Armed Forces have not been included in the second schedule of RTI Act which exempts few organisations from the purview of RTI Act 2005; hence RTI Act is also equally applicable to all three services of the Armed Forces being Central Government Organisations.The author has aptly covered nuances of the RTI Act and its implications for the Armed Forces. He has meticulously covered various illustrations and case studies supported with number of decisions of the Central Information Commission and its application to Armed Forces. These supplements have made the book reading more interesting and can act as a reference in future.Printed Pages: 110. 103310

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4333 Brig Jasbir Singh
Long Trek to India and Freedom: Daring Escape by three Indian Army Officers from Japanese POW Camp
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789382652250; Hardcover; New; New; 
This is the little known story of a daring escape, by three young officers of Indian Army (IA), from a Japanese World War II Prisoner of War (POW) Camp, and their torturous trek to India and freedom. The trio escaped from POW Camp in Singapore in May 1942 and made their way through Malaya (now Malaysia), Thailand and Burma (now Myanmar), to reach India. In Burma they split into two groups. Balbir & Parab moved north through Myitkyina and enemy-held territories, before they contacted an allied patrol in the heavily jungled, hill tracts of upper Burma.Printed Pages: 148. 103264

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4334 Brig Jasbir Singh
Roar of the Tiger: An Illustrated History of Operations in Kashmir by 4th Battalion the Kumaon Regiment in the 1965 Indo-Pak War
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 9789382652038; Hardcover; New; New; 
Today, the vicious battles fought between 4 Kumaon and Pak Army in Kashmir in 1965, are almost a forgotten saga of great chivalry by soldiers of both sides. In this book, these actions have been recounted in detail, including examples of incredible bravery displayed by the combatants. It was indeed traumatic for the troops when areas that had been captured by the unit in Bugina Bulge (POK), after incredible sufferings and heavy casualties, were returned to Pakistan. Our troops withdrew to the areas where they are located today. The heart-breaking orders to withdraw were dutifully followed despite our genuine claims to the captured areas. Similar withdrawals were also conducted in strategic areas of Hajipir Pass and Kargil Heights.Today, terrorists regularly infiltrate from Pakistan to India from these areas.Printed Pages: 178. 103266

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4335 Brig Rahul K. Bhonsle
South Asia: Political, Security and Terrorism Trends
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8190428527; Hardcover; New; New; 
This book is an attempt to analyse the political, security and terrorism trends in South Asia and propose prognostications in the short term. It is third in the series of such trend analysis on the region based on the building blocks of reviews in 2006 and 2007 and has the backing of legacy.Each chapter of the book covers the countries of the region including China arranged in alphabetical order with India in the end with its many segments, such as terrorism law and order, Naxalism, Kashmir and North East separately. The trends are based on a prognosis of scenarios based on trajectory of events in the past and structural biases of each state including Impact of regional and global influences both benevolent and malign. While the technique may not be perfect, it is simple and hopefully accurate enough to provide the pitfalls in the Years ahead.Printed Pages: 416. 103211

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4336 Brig Rahul K. Bhonsle
Mumbai 26/11: Security Imperatives for the Future
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8190428594; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 222. 103250

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4337 Brig Rahul K. Bhonsle (Retd)
Beyond Bin Laden: Global Terrorism Scenarios
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2011; 9789380177991; Hardcover; New; New; 
The elimination of Osama Bin Laden was a remarkable success for American intelligence and Special Forces. To track down a rebel leader who had cut himself off from communications with the World and operated from an isolated compound in an affluent locality where none would really suspect his presence requires diligence, patience and perseverance of the highest order. The raid by US Special Operations Forces was also unique. Launched after careful preparation, using stealth helicopters, the deadly strike force known as the Seals swooped down on the target and in half an hour plus succeeded in achieving the mission and getting away, before local forces had even stirred.Will the World be a better place without Osama or will it sink to the doom that he had predicted continues to be a dilemma? There are many prognostications, some represent plain hope, others are borne out of historical experience while some spring from disparaging cynicism which see the ebb and flow of terrorism either receding or expanding as the years go on.This Book is an attempt to work through this maze of uncertainty by examining key vectors related to the rise and fall of Osama Bin Laden and the Al Qaeda to envisage four possible scenarios ranging from the collapse of the state order [seen as unlikely] to containment of terror threat [equally challenged] in three dimensions globally, regionally and locally over the next decade or so.Printed Pages: 204. 103303

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4338 Brig Sukhdeep Sangwan
Integrated Force Projection by India
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2011; 9789380177427; Hardcover; New; New; 
The book “Integrated Force Projection by India” attempts to highlight the fact that a mere congregation of soldiers, sailors and airmen do not make a Regional Power. It emphasizes, without wandering on the fringes of any blustering rhetoric or puffery, that the proverbial ‘synergy’ is, in fact, ab elemental imperative for force projection and therefore merits greater integration of defence forces with various ministries for an effective, frictionless and well modulated Force Projection System for the country.Printed Pages: 178. 103275

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4339 Brig V.P. Mallotra
Security and Defence Related Treaties of India
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2010; 9789380177175; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 420. 103230

Price: 19.92 USD
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4340 Brig Vinod Anand
Multi Vector Policies of Central Asian Nations and India (United Service Institution of India)
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2009; 9789380177069; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 48. 103210

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4341 Brig Vinod Anand
Pak-Af Equation and Future of Afghanistan
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2010; 9789380177397; Softcover; New; 
After nine years of the current phase of war and conflict in Afghanistan that began in the wake of 9/11 terrorist attacks there seems to be no solution in sight. This book's first section examines Pakistan's role in Afghanistan and postulates that there has been no fundamental change in Pakistan's role in respect to Afghanistan since last six decades. The second section looks at the dominant drivers of the current situation and gazes in the future to arrive at possible scenarios based on the trends. Unfolding and implementation of the Af-Pak strategy of Obama administration is the key driver of the likely future scenarios.Printed Pages: 96. 103214

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4342 Brig. Jagdev Singh
Hindus of India
Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1998; 8121205999; Hardcover; New; New; 
This Scholarly work investigates Rise and fall of one of the world's greatest civilizations, viz. Indus Valley Civilization. it Further examines the Aryan way of life, the Hindu Religion and Caste system in Hindu Society which are distinct features of this engrossing work. Special efforts are made to critically analyse the Vedic systems of Indian philosophy- Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Sankhya, Yoga, Purva-Mimansa, and Vedanta.Printed Pages: 460. 105869

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4343 Brig. R.A. Singh VSM (Retd.)
Menace of Maoist Insurgency in India
Raj Publications; New Delhi, India; 2016; 9789382281597; Softcover; New; 

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4344 Brig. V.P. Mallhotra
Terrorism and Counter Terrorism in South Asia and India
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2011; 9789380177953; Hardcover; New; New; 
Terrorism is a kind of war, which is launched from hideouts by employing speed, surprise and indiscriminate violence. Assassinations, killing of innocent people including women and children, and invisibility, are at the heart of the strategy of the terrorists. It is an organized system of intimidation and coercion by use of violence that does not obey the rules of war to achieve political or religious ends.This book brings out the terrorist groups involved in South Asia in detail and India in particular. Terrorist affected areas in South Asia and the effect of Terrorism has also been discussed in detail. The Naxal movement in India has also been covered in detail. In the last chapter the author has also recommended some Counter Terrorism measures and strategy for South Asia as well as for India.Printed Pages: 232. 103299

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4345 Brigadier Behram M. Panthaki (retd) and Zenobia Panthaki
Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw: The Man and His Times
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789383098309; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
This book is the definitive biography of one of the former chiefs of the Indian Army, Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw. Also called Sam Bahadur, he served with the British Indian Army in World War II and led the Indian Army to victory several times against Pakistan in the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 that led to the liberation of Bangladesh in December 1971. It reveals how he grew up in Punjab and and schooled at Sherwood College (Nainital), taking up the entrance examination for the Indian Army in rebellion against his father's refusal to let him study medicine at London. His career, which lasted four decades, from the British era and World War II, to the three wars against Pakistan and China after India's independence in 1947, reveals the stern disciplinarian for what he was and shows how he had an acumen for planning and administration. He also planned the strike at Jammu & Kashmir in 1947–48. The Padma Bhushan awardee helped the country through many battles, and this book tries to bring him to light so that readers can learn how he has helped our country. 037878

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4346 Brigid Keenan
Travels in Kashmir: A Popular History of Its People, Places and Crafts
Permanent Black; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8178241293; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 235 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. 031592

Price: 16.50 USD
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4347 Brigitta Hauser-Schäublin
Traces of Gods and Men: Temples and Rituals as Landmarks of Social Events and Processes in a South Bali Village
Dietrich Reimer Verlag; Berlin, Germany; 1997; 3496026332; First Edition; Paperback; New; 18 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 340 with numerous b/w illustrations. 026490

Price: 45.00 USD
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4348 Brigitte Gaertner
Powerful Feng Shui Balancing Tools: Minor Accents with Major Effects. The Mysterious Magic of Crystals, Chimes, Spirals, and Much More for Your Magnificent Feng Shui Home
Pilgrims Books Pvt. Ltd.; Varanasi, India; 2003; 8177691228; Reprint; Paperback; New; New; 16.5 Cms x 23.5 Cms 
Printed Pages: 93 with numerous colour illustrations. 001961

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4349 Brij B. Khare
India: Political Attitudes and Social Change
Light & Life Publishers; New Delhi, India; 1974; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Very Good; 15 x 23 Cm 
Pinted pages: 282. Slightly rubbed and torn dust jacket. 019114

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4350 Brij M. Razna (ed.)
Literary Studies: A Quarterly Review of Literature and Criticism from the Panjab (Black Number)
Literary Studies; Patiala, Punjab, India; First Edition; Paperback; Good; 16 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 196. Slightly chipped cover. 039742

Price: 25.00 USD
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4351 Brij Mohan
What Lies Beyond?
Kaveri Book Service; New Delhi, India; 2016; 9789352294435; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 275. 111101

Price: 17.50 USD
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4352 Brij Mohan Jauhari
India's Development After Independence
Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2002; 8121207770; Hardcover; New; New; 
This rich collection of papers contributed by eminent social scientists and specialists clearly depicts a remarkable change in various sectors of the Indian sub-continent since the down of independence. The glaring phenomenon of parliamentary Democracy led to the inauguration of numerous economic Measures in private and public sectors, covering economic reforms, showing substantial Progress in the Fields of agriculture, power sector, foreign Investment in India and Globalisation vs Swadeshi. Whereas proper attention has been paid for the development of Science and technology, emphasis on Scientific Research finds deep linkage with the Education of the youths and their social transformation. Thus an effort has been made to show the quantum of progress achieved in different domains covering the Urban and Rural population.Undoubtedly this work would be useful for teachers, students, scholars and others who are interested in our developmental schemes.Printed Pages: 400. 106068

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4353 Brij Mohan; Foreword By Saiyid Zafar Hasan
India's Social Problems: Analysing Basic Issues
Indian International Publications; Allahabad, India; 1972; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 163. 039026

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4354 Brij Narain
Indian Economic Life: Past and Present
Low Price Publications/D.K. Publishers Distributors Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 8175360607; Hardcover; New; New; 
It is a well-known fact that the ills of the present owe themselves to the past.Why is it that small countries, popularly known as the Newly Industrialised countries, NICS for short, have been able to make enormous economic progress while India has not been able to commensurate with its material, man-power and intellectual resources? The answer must be found in the economic development of the country in the immediate past. This work of a renowned professor of economics helps the economic historian and the economist of today to get at that answer.The book traces the historical evolution from Mughal times of the condition, quality and standard of life as determined by incomes of the working people beginning with the ordinary labourer and artisan. It discusses the level and character of trade including maritime trade. It shows how famine and epidemic were not more frequent in the 16th and 17th centuries as in the 20th.Coming to the '20s of this century, the author discusses prices, currency, system, the rate of exchange, population, agriculture, industry and transport, and finally, banking and finance including India's taxable capacity of the time.Thoroughgoing and meticulous theoretical and empirical considerations and concerns inform this scholarly work. Printed Pages: 601. 107372

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4355 Brij Tankha
Buddhist Pilgrimage
Lustre Press/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 1997; 8174370862; First Edition; Paperback; New; 21 x 28 Cm 
Printed Pages: 80 with numerous colour illustrations. 018961

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4356 Brija Kishor Paddhi
Chronological Identity in Indian Art
Agam Kala Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2010; 8173201048; Hardcover; New; New; 23 x 29 Cm 
Printed Pages: 348. 101539

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4357 Brijendra Nath
Iconography of Sadasiva
Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books; New Delhi, India; 8170170370; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
"The book deals with the iconography of Sadasiva, an important form of Lord Siva. It has four chapters: Sadasiva, Mahasadasiva, the Consort of Sadasiva, and Resume. 108075

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4358 Brijendra Nath Sharma
Iconography of Revanta
Abhinav Publications; New Delhi, India; 1975; First Edition; Hardcover; Good; Fair; 14.5 x 22.5 Cm 
Printed Pages: 86 with 46 b/w plates. 014583

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4359 Brijendra Nath Sharma
Iconography of Revanta
Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books; New Delhi, India; 8170170273; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
"The present monograph on Revanta by Dr. B.N. Sharma deals with the concept and iconography of this deity in detail. All the relevant literary and archaeological material bearing on Revanta has been taken into account. The author has, for the first time, given an exhaustive critical account of Revanta, touching on all possible aspects. 108077

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4360 Brijesh Kumar Sukla
Jyotirvigyan Sandarbhasamalochnika (in Hindi)
Pratibha Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2013; 8177023136; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 488. 101319

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4361 Brijesh Narain Mehrish
India's Recognition Policy Towards the New Nations
Oriental Publishers; Delhi, India; 1972; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; No Jacket; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed pages: 227. Bumped corners. Slightly scratched boards. 019143

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4362 Brijesh Rawat
Jain Murti Shilp (in Hindi)
Research India Press; New Delhi, India; 9789351710486; Hardcover; New; New; 

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4363 Brijesh Regal
Brahmi: The Brain Tonic
Unicorn Books; New Delhi, India; 8178060418; Softcover; New; 
At its best, the human mind has awesome powers that can beat even super-computers, two such examples being Grandmaster Garry Kasparov and maths wizard Shakuntala Devi. Even the best of minds and memories, though, need to be nourished and honed. And Brahmi "a herb popular in India since Vedic times" does this best.This booklet focuses on:1.All about the preventive, curative and restorative properties of Brahmi for numerous ailments, while stressing on its amazing memory-enhancing abilities.2.For those suffering from memory disorders of any kind, Brahmi is just the panacea recommended.3.Whether it is improving a young child's learning ability, a student's school, college or university performance or an elder person's failing memory, Brahmi produces phenomenal results. Printed Pages: 32. 108206

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4364 Brijraj Singh (edited, with an introduction, Commentaries and notes)
Five Seventeenth-century Poets: Donne, Herbert, Crashaw, Marvell, Vaughan
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 1992; 0195628004; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 309. Slightly rubbed cover. 010098

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4365 Brinder Narula, Vijendra Singh, Sanjay Mulkani and Thomas John
Authentic Recipes from India
Periplus Editions; Singapore; 0794602940; First Edition; Paperback; New; 21.5 Cms x 28.5 Cms 

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4366 Britha Mikkelsen
Methods for Development Work and Research: A New Guide for Practitioners (Second Edition)
Sage Publications; New Delhi, India; 2005; 0761933271; Second Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
This completely revised version of the successful 1995 text covers a wide range of issues relating to research concepts and methods. It incorporates new lessons that have been learned regarding the merits and pitfalls of development work. Reflecting on how and why research in international development work has become a special case within the social sciences, this book provides innovative examples of participatory methods in action; methodological guidance on linking research purpose, questions and methods in qualitative and quantitative research; highlights new methods for development work and research like the Rights-based Approach, Appreciative Inquiry, the Social Capital Analysis Tool and Geomatics; emphasizes the gender perspective in development work; and discusses ethics, regulations and codes of conduct, as well as the question of encounters with `other` cultures. Printed Pages: 384. 028787

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4367 British Museum
Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum: Part XXVI
The Trustees of the British Museum; London, UK; 1968; 0714110302; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; 21 Cms x 35 Cms 
55 plates 007290

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4368 British Museum
Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum: Part XXVII
The Trustees of the British Museum; London, UK; 1968; 0714110310; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; 21 Cms x 35 Cms 
50 plates 007291

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4369 British Pharmacopoeia Commission
British Pharmacopoeia 2008, 5 Vols.
British Pharmacopoeia Commission; London, UK; 2008; First Edition; Hardcover; Brand New; 
Set of 5 volumes. Printed Pages: 3500. 019934

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4370 Brojendra Nath Banerjee
Apartheld A Crime Against Humanity
B.R. Publishing Corporation; New Delhi, India; 1987; 8170184576; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 274. 110541

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4371 Brojendra Nath Banerjee
Management of Christian Organisations in India
Masihi Sahitya Sanstha; New Delhi, India; 1973; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 14 x 20 Cm 
Printed Pages: 229. 026248

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4372 Brojendra Nath Banerjee
Economic Reforms and Vital Sectors of India
Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1993; 8121204313; Hardcover; New; New; 
A basic book for all those interested in the material life of the Country and the countrymen. It focuses attention on the whole gamut of our economic problems and suggests solutions.Economic Reforms Demand a variety of changes, innovations and Organization adequate emphasis should be given to the infra-structure areas imports, steel, Metal and power generation. On them defend the Industrial growth and Employment potential. In the fiscal year about to end, which has, according to the media, ushered in a glorious era of economic rejuvenation, both Agricultural and industrial production have lagged behind the previous year's output, unemployment has increased by few millions and Inflation has reached unprecedented heights. The growth in the sector of power generation has been much lower compared even to that of other developing Countries in the world. In the absence of adequate power supply, not more than 40 per cent of the installed capacity of our industry could be used. Consider the fact that we are hardly near 200 kwtt per capita as compared to more than 1,000 kwtt per capita for even some of the developing countries and about 7,000 kwtt in the developed world. The book discusses the whole gamut of our economic problems and suggests Means to overcome them. As such it is a basic book for all those interested in the material life of the country and the countrymen.Printed Pages: 196. 105762

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4373 Bronislava Volek (ed.)
Emotive Signs in Language and Semantic Functioning of Derived Nouns in Russian (Linguistics & Literary Studies in Eastern Europe Series: Volume 24)
John Benjamins Publishing Company; Amsterdam, The Netherlands; 1987; 9027215294; First Edition; Hard Cover; As New; 16 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 281. 005654

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4374 Bronwen & Frans Stiene (Authors)
Your Reiki Treatment: How to Get the Most Out of it
Hind Pocket Books; New Delhi, India; 8121613310; Softcover; New; 

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4375 Bronwen Morgan and Karen Yeung
An Introduction to Law and Regulation: Text and Materials
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 2007; 97805211685658; First Edition; Hardcover; Brand New; Brand New; 155 x 230 Mm 
In recent years, regulation has emerged as one of the most distinct and important fields of study in the social sciences, both for policy-makers and for scholars who require a theoretical framework that can be applied to any social sector. This timely textbook provides a conceptual map of the field and an accessible and critical introduction to the subject. Morgan and Yeung set out a diverse and stimulating selection of materials and give them context with a comprehensive and critical commentary. By adopting an interdisciplinary approach and emphasising the role of law in its broader social and political context, it will be an invaluable tool for the student coming to regulation for the first time. This clearly structured, academically rigorous title, with a contextualised perspective, is essential reading for all students of the subject. • Broad audience appeal, adopting an interdisciplinary approach that covers a range of social scientific perspectives whilst emphasising the role of law in regulation • A clear organising frame to orient readers through a broad and diverse range of literature drawn from a large variety of disciplinary perspectives, whilst a critical commentary allows an overview of academic debates • Existing books tend to be directed primarily for policy-makers, limited to single disciplinary perspective, or where interdisciplinary comprises of literature extracts without an organising frame and commentary Contents Introduction; 1. Theories of regulation; 2. Regulatory instruments and techniques; 3. Regulatory enforcement and compliance; 4. Regulatory accountability and legitimacy; 5. Regulation above and beyond the state; 6. Conclusion. Printed Pages: 372. 019987

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4376 Bru-sgom rGyal-ba Gyung-drung
The Stages of A-Khrid Meditation: Dzogchen Practice of the Bon Tradition
Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives; New Delhi, India; 2004; 8186470034; Softcover; New; 
The Stages of A-Khrid Meditation presents one tradition of the system of meditation known as "the Great Perfection" (rdzogs pa chen po), in the form of a methodical and practical guide written to assist those noble beings who set themselves the task of leading Others to enlightenment through the practice of the Great Perfection.The A-Khrid ("the Teachings regarding the Ultimate Origin (A)") is believed to have a historical source in the great lama called rMe'u dGongs-mdzod (1038-1096). The text given here is a condensed version of his original composition, written by Bru-sgom rGyal-ba g.yung-drung (1242-1296).All readers with an interest in rDzogs-chen-which is common to both the Nyingmapa school of Tibetan Buddhism and the Tibetan Bon tradition - will gain great benefit from the lucid and compelling translation contained in this book. The Tibetan text has been included for scholars of Tibetan religious and literary culture.Printed Pages: 136. 103614

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4377 Bruce A. Sommer
Kunjen Syntax
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies; Canberra, Australia; 1972; 0855750227; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 18 Cms x 25 Cms 
Printed Pages: 172 with numerous illustrations. Slightly rubbed cover. 023671

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4378 Bruce Chilton, Howard Clark Kee, Eric M. Meyers, John Rogerson, Amy-Jill Levine, and Anthony J. Saldarini (eds.)
The Cambridge Companion to the Bible
Cambridge University Press; New Delhi, India; 2007; 0521869978; Second Edition; Hardcover; Brand New; Brand New; 253 x 203 Mm 
The Cambridge Companion to the Bible, Second Edition provides in-depth data and analysis of the production and reception of the canonical writings of the Hebrew Bible and New Testament, and also of the apocryphal works produced by Jewish and Christian writers. Unique among single-volume introductions, this book focuses on the ever-changing social and cultural contexts in which the biblical authors and their original readers lived. The authors of the first edition were chosen for their internationally recognized expertise in their respective fields: the history and literature of Israel; postbiblical Judaism; biblical archaeology; and the origins and early literature of Christianity. In this second edition, all chapters have been updated and thoroughly revised,under the direction of a new volume editor, Bruce D. Chilton. More than 22 new maps, 90 new photographs and a full-color section help illustrate the book. • Cambridge University Press has set the standard within this area of publishing and the 2nd edition of this unique book has been thoroughly updated and revised • Chronologically organised, it's a unique blend of literature, history and archaeology • Abundant illustrations and maps help the reader to visualize the world of the Bible and boxes throughout define important terms and explain related subjects Contents The concept of God’s people; Bibliographic essay; Part I. The Old Testament World: 1. The world of the ancestors; 2. The world of Israel’s 'historians'; 3. The world of Israel’s prophets; 4. The world of Israel’s worship; 5. The world of Israel’s sages and poets; 6. The world of apocalyptic; Bibliographical essay; Part II. Jewish Responses to Greco-Roman Culture: 1. Preservation and adaptation: the encounter with Hellenism; 2. Antiochus IV and the Maccabean Crisis; 3. Roman invasion and Jewish response; 4. Herod the Great; 5. Herod’s heirs; 6. Roman rule in the first century C.E.; 7. Mid-first-century crises; 8. The Jewish world after the fall of Jerusalem; Bibliographical essay; Part III. The Formation of the Christian Community: 1. Jesus and the covenant; 2. Paul: the Jesus movement in the Roman world; 3. Christianity responds to formative Judaism; 4. Christianity responds to Roman culture and imperial policy; 5. Diversity in the church; 6. Attempts to unify faith and practice; Bibliographical essay. Printed Pages: 240. 018586

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4379 Bruce E. Trigger
Understanding Early Civilizations: A Comparative Study
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 2003; 0521822459; First Edition; Hard Cover; Fine; No Jacket; 18.5 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 770. Slightly bumped edges. A small chip on the spine. 008392

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4380 Bruce E.Kaufman
The Global Evolution of Industrial Relations: Events, Ideas and the IIRA
Academic Foundation Under Arrangement with ILO, Geneva; New Delhi, India; 2006; 8171885446; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 6 1/4" X 9 1/2" 
Printed pages: 748. 016425

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4381 Bruce Elliott Tapper
Rivalry and Tribute: Society and Ritual in a Telugu Village in South India
Hindustan Publishing Corporation; New Delhi, India; 1987; 8170750032; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Very Good; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 325 with numerous b/w illustrations`. 026320

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4382 Bruce G. Trigger
Understanding Early Civilizations: A Comparative Study
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 2003; 0521822459; First Edition; Hard Cover; Brand New; Brand New; 18.5 Cms x 25 Cms 
As the first class-based societies in human history, early civilizations are of great importance to social scientists interested in the development of human complexity. This book offers the first detailed comparative study of the seven most fully documented early civilizations: ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, Shang China, the Aztecs and their neighbors, the Classic Maya, the Inka, and the Yoruba. Unlike previous studies, equal attention is paid to similarities and differences in their sociopolitical organization, their economic systems, and their religious beliefs, knowledge, art, and values. Many of this study’s findings are surprising and provocative. They challenge not only current understandings of early civilizations but also the theoretical foundations of modern archaeology and anthropology. Rival cultural and ecological approaches are demonstrated to be complementary to one another, while a comprehensive understanding of human behavior is shown to require that more attention be paid to the neurosciences. Contents Introduction: 1. Rationalism and relativism; 2. Comparative studies; 3. Defining ‘early civilization’; 4. Evidence and interpretation; Sociopolitical Organization: 5. Kingship; 6. States: city and territorial; 7. Urbanism; 8. Class systems and social mobility; 9. Family organization and gender roles; 10. Administration; 11. Law; 12. Military organization; 13. Sociopolitical constants and variables; Economy: 14. Food production; 15. Land ownership; 16. Trade and craft specialization; 17. Appropriation of wealth; 18. Economic constants and variables; Cognitive and Symbolic Aspects: 19. Conceptions of the supernatural; 20. Cosmology and cosmogony; 21. Cult; 22. Priests, festivals, and the politics of the supernatural; 23. The individual and the universe; 24. Elite art and architecture; 25. Literacy and specialized knowledge; 26. Values and personal aspirations; 27. Cultural constants and variables; Discussion: 28. Culture and reason; 29. Conclusion; References; Index. Printed Pages: 774. 009435

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4383 Bruce G. Trigger; Prof. Lallanji Gopal (ed.)
Archaeology as Historical Science
Department of Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology, Banaras Hindu University; Varanasi, India; 1985; First Edition; Paperback; Good; 16.5 Cms x 25 Cms 
Printed Pages: 77. Slightly rubbed cover. 011826

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4384 Bruce Goldberg
A Magic of Astral Voyages: The Art of Interdimensional Travel
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2002; 817822089X; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 265. 030027

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4385 Bruce Hayes, Robert Kirchner, and Donca Steriade (eds)
Phonetically Based Phonology
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 2004; 0521825784; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 228 x 152 Mm 
Phonetically based phonology is centered around the hypothesis that phonologies of languages are determined by phonetic principles; that is, phonetic patterns involving ease of articulation and perception are expressed linguistically as grammatical constraints. This book brings together a team of scholars to provide a wide-ranging study of phonetically-based phonology. It investigates the role of phonetics in many phonological phenomena - such as assimilation, vowel reduction, vowel harmony, syllable weight, contour line distribution, metathesis, lenition, sonority sequencing, and the Obligatory Contour Principle (OCP) - exploring in particular the phonetic bases of phonological markedness in these key areas. The analyses also illustrate several analytical strategies whereby phonological sound patterns can be related to their phonological underpinnings. Each chapter includes a tutorial discussion of the phonetics on which the phonological discussion is based. Diverse and comprehensive in its coverage, Phonetically-based Phonology will be welcomed by all linguists interested in the relationship between phonetics and phonological theory. • Applies the approach of phonetically-based phonology to a broad range of phonological phenomena • Includes a long introduction which places the material in the context of the general theoretical issues faced by researchers in this area • Each chapter includes a special background section covering the phonetics that is needed in order to understand the related phonology Contents 1. Introduction: the phonetic basis of phonological markedness Bruce Hayes and Donca Steriade; 2. Perceptual cue robustness and phonotactic constraints: rethinking sonority Richard Wright; 3. A perception-based analysis of place assimilation Jongho Jun; 4. Rounding harmony Abigail Kaun; 5. The evolution of metathesis Juliette Blevins and Andrew Garrett; 6. The role of contrast-specific and language-specific phonetics in contour tone Jie Zhang; 7. Vowel reduction Katherine M. Crosswhite; 8. Contrast and perceptual distinctiveness Edward Flemming; 9. Syllable weight Matthew Gordon; 10. Consonant lenition Robert Kirchner; 11. Language processing and segmental OCP effects Stefan Frisch. Printed Pages: 384 with 27 line diagrams, 124 tables, and 8 graphs. 012771

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4386 Bruce Ingham
North East Arabian Dialects (Monograph No. 3)
Kegan Paul International; London, UK; 1982; 0710300182; First Edition; Hard Cover; Fine; Fine; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Rubbed.dust-jacket 007698

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4387 Bruce King
Three Indian Poets: Ezekiel, Moraes, and Ramanujan (Second Edition)
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2005; 0195676319; Second Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
This revised and updated edition brings together the poetry of three contemporary Indian poets--Nissim Ezekiel, A K Ramanujan, and Dom Moraes. Often considered the pioneers of modern Indi an poetry in English, they played significant roles in creating a cultural space for postcolonial Indian English-language verse. Three Indian Poets is an introduction to their lives and poetry, including the characteristics and development of each author's work. It examines their major concerns as well as the themes, preoccupations, traits, and evolution of their poetry. A brief biographical sketch of each poet is followed by a close literary analysis of his entire body of work and discussion of technique and individual poetic porcess. Included in this volume are three additional chapters (one on Ramanujan's Black Hen and two on Moraes' final four volumes), as well as updated biographical and bibliographical information. This study will be invaluable to students of Indian, Commonwealth, and postcolonial literature as well as the general reader with an interest in poetry. Printed Pages: 229. 016075

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4388 Bruce L. Liles
Linguistics and the English Language: A Transformational Approach
Goodyear Publishing Company, Inc.; Pacific Palisades, California, USA; 1972; 0876205295; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 331 Rubbed covers. 008184

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4389 Bruce Lincoln
Discourse and the Construction of Society: Comparative Studies of Myth, Ritual, and Classification
Oxford University Press; New York, USA; 1989; 0195057570; First Edition; Hard Cover; Fine; Fine; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 247. Slightly rubbed dust-jacket. Price clipped. 009918

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4390 Bruce M. Sullivan & N.P. Unni
The Sun God's Daughter and King Samvarana: Tapatisamvaranam and the Kutiyattam Drama Tradition (Introduction Text, Vivaran Commentary and English Translation)
Nag Publishers; Delhi, India; 1995; 8170813115; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 328. 103934

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4391 Bruce Mathews
Craving and Salvation: A Study in Buddhist Soteriology
Sri Satguru Publications; New Delhi, India; 8170304148; New; New; 

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4392 Bruce Mazlish and Akira Iriye (eds)
The Global History Reader
Routledge; London, UK; 2005; 0415314607; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 

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4393 Bruce Newman
A Beginner's Guide to Tibetan Buddhism: Notes from a Practitioner's Journey
Snow Lion Publications; Boston, USA; 2004; 1559392118; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
As Tibetan Buddhism extends its reach in the West, many practitioners are making strong commitments to this path. The Vajrayana tradition still being new to our culture, however, there remain significant gaps in Western students' education and understanding. These can lead to practical difficulties for new or intermediate students. This book begins with the very awakening of students' interest in spirituality and their initial encounter with Tibetan Buddhism, and then leads them through the steps necessary for successful practice in the West. A Beginner's Guide to Tibetan Buddhism speaks powerfully and directly to the Western student who is working to integrate this incredibly vast tradition into the realities of daily life. Drawing on his many years of practice and teaching, the author skillfully addresses obstacles, doubts and confusions that every reader will recognize. "Bruce Newman has been my close student for almost thirty years. I am confident that he will be able to share his insights with others and help them on the Buddhist Path."— Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche, Tibetan Buddhist teacher and meditation master. "Lama Bruce Newman, my old dharma friend, writes openly and honestly about his love for Buddhism and what the path of dharma has brought to his life as a Westerner. This book is an enjoyable, practical read which will inspire interested seekers and encourage them to bring out their best."— Sangye Khandro, translator of Tibetan Buddhism, Light of Berotsana Translation Group "Bruce, your friendly Dharma Pal, takes the beginner by the hand to walk through the intricacies of the path, making complex ideas and terminology plain and simple. A solid, down-to-earth book."— Erik Schmidt, Rangjung Yeshe Publications Bruce Newman has studied and practiced Tibetan Buddhism, mostly in the Kagyu and Nyingma traditions, for almost thirty years. He spent eleven years in India and Nepal studying under his primary teacher, Venerable Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche. Mr. Newman also completed a four-year retreat at Kagyu Samye Ling in Scotland. For the past ten years, he has been practicing and teaching under the guidance of Venerable Gyatrul Rinpoche in Ashland, Oregon. "Bruce Newman, a long-time student of Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche, relays his own experiences with finding a teacher and establishing a practice front and center in A Beginner's Guide to Tibetan Buddhism: Notes from a Practicioner's Journey. Written by a Westerner for Westerners, this how-to overview contains everything from charts explaining the different schools and lineages of Tibetan Buddhism to explicit advice on discipline, guru devotion, and pitfalls like "emotional enthrallment" (detailed in an absorbing chapter called "Getting it Wrong)."-- Joan Duncan Oliver, Tricycle Magazine, The Buddhist Review Printed Pages: 230. 009791

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4394 Bruce Rich
To Uphold the World: The Message of Ashoka and Kautilya for the 21st Century
Penguin/Viking; New Delhi, India; 2008; 0670999466; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
At the beginning of the twenty-first century, we cannot escape the turbocharged global economy we live in. Yet the very forces that link all of us have accelerated the dissolution of traditional sources of social authority and historical identity, spurring increasingly violent counter movements. We realize traditional national politics and the reorganization of all social values around markets cannot hold together the six and a half billion inhabitants of this small planet—the world needs a new global order based on a common global ethic and global justice. To Uphold the World is Bruce Rich's deeply illuminating and thought-provoking exploration of such an alternative. His search to found a civil and international order on principles that transcend the goals of pure economic efficiency and amoral realpolitik is inspired by the writings and lives of two of the greatest figures of ancient India—Ashoka and Kautilya. Ashoka provides a unique example of a world ruler—his empire at the time was arguably the world's largest, richest and most powerful multi-ethnic state—who tried to put into practice a secular state ethic of non-violence and reverence for life, which he also extended to international relations. Kautilya, one of history's greatest political geniuses, wrote the world's first treatise on political economy, the Arthasastra, which proclaims accumulation of material riches as the chief underpinning of human society. Both addressed the questions of political realism and idealism, the role of force and violence in international relations, and the tension between economics and ethics. Through the retelling of mythical and historical accounts, Bruce Rich distils the message of Ashoka and Kautilya to help us uphold our world in the twenty-first century. A unique blend of historical and political narrative combined with reflections on contemporary society, the international environment and human rights, To Uphold the World is particularly timely, because it puts forth a truly original perspective and thinking on our responses to the political, economic and ethical challenges of globalization. 'The reader is drawn powerfully into a long-gone world in which an extraordinary human being dramatically changed his own life and the world around him . . . A highly readable book on the importance and reach of some arguments in ancient India, and on their relevance for global problems today.'—From the Foreword by Amartya Sen. 'To Uphold the World should serve as a source of great inspiration . . . It is my hope and prayer that readers today may be inspired by this tale of a powerful ruler to find ways to contribute to making the world . . . a more just and peaceful place.' —From the Afterword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama Printed Pages: 344. 028850

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4395 Bruce Tulgan
It's Okay to Manage Your Boss: The Step-By-Step Program for Making the Best of Your Most Important Relationship at Work
Times Group Books; New Delhi, India; 2011; 8126529555; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
In this follow-up to the bestselling It's Okay to Be the Boss, Bruce Tulgan shows that the number one factor in employee productivity, work-quality, morale and retention is the relationship between employees and their immediate managers. Unfortunately, he argues, we have been focusing so much on the skills and habits of the managers, that we have neglected the role of the employee in these relationships.Printed Pages: 208. 104696

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4396 Bruno Cerdan
Aphrodisiac Cuisine
Lustre Press/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 8174362886; Hardcover; New; New; 
Food of love have captured the imagination of the young and the old alike and broken down gender barriers. The quest for substances that can increase sensuality, and prolong ecstasy during moments when bodies and minds meet is indeed eternal. Aphrodisiac Cuisine - a selection of the best recipes from all over the world showcases how classic culinary heritage and avant garde fusion complement each other to stimulate and satiate your appetite. Chef Bruno Cerdan has ably demonstrated through his labour of love that there are many options that blend the therapeutic with the artistic - and this is no mean accomplishment. 108593

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4397 Bruno Dagens (edited and translated from the Sanskrit Text)
Mayamatam: Treatise of Housing, Architecture and Iconography: Permiere Partie, First Volume
Institut Francais D'Indologie; Pondicherry, India; 1970; Paperback; Very Good; 19 x 25 Cm 

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4398 Bruno Dagens (edited and translated from the Sanskrit Text)
Mayamatam: Treatise of Housing, Architecture and Iconography, 2 Vols.
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2007; 8120812263; Reprint; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Set of 2 vols. 024427

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4399 Bruno Latour; Translated By Catheine Porter
Politics of Nature: How to Bring the Sciences Into Democracy
Orient Longman; New Delhi, India; 2004; 8125030816; First Edition; Soft Cover; New; New; 14 Cms x 21.5 Cms 
Printed pages: 317. 016733

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4400 Bryan J. Cuevas & Jacqueline I. Stone (Eds)
The Buddhist Dead: Practices, Disources, Representations
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8120834240; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
In its teachings, practices, and institutions, Buddhism in its varied Asian forms has been-and continues to be-centrally concerned with death and the dead. Yet surprisingly "death in Buddhism" has received little sustained scholarly attention. The Buddhist Dead offers the first comparative investigation of this topic across the major Buddhist cultures of India, Sri Lanka, China, Japan, Tibet, and Burma. Its individual essays, representing a range of methods, shed light on a rich array of traditional Buddhist practices for the dead and dying; the sophisticated but often paradoxical discourses about death ad the dead in Buddhist texts; and the varied representations of the dead and the afterlife found in Buddhist funerary art and popular literature. The paradigmatic figure of the historical buddha, his death, the symbolism of his funeral, and his relationship to the impurity of the dead are treated in the opening essays by John S. Strong and Gregory Schopen. The deaths of later remarkable adepts, following the Buddha's model, and their significance for Buddhist communities are investigated by Koichi Shinohara, Jacqueline I. Stone, Raoul Birnbaum, and Kurtis R. Schaeffer. A dramatic, often controversial category of exemplary death, that of "giving up the body" or Buddhist suicide, is examined by James Benn and D. Max Moerman. Moving from celebrated masters to ordinary practitioners and devotees, Bryan J. Cuevas, John Clifford Holt, and Matthew T. Kapstein take up the subject of the "ordinary dead" and the intimate relations that often persist between them and those still living, while Hank Glassman, Mark Rowe, and Jason A. Carbine shed light on Buddhist funerary practices and address the physical and social locations of the Buddhist dead.Printed Pages: 401. 102341

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