O.Henry's stones are very famous. He writes about New York, Texas, Oklahoma... Money and love are often problems. But how is a story going to finish? You never know. Readers always remember his stories.
There are five stories in this book. "The Fall of the House of Usher" and "The Barrel of Amontillado" are stories of madness; "The Maelstrum" describes fear of death during a storm on the ocean; and in "The Murders of the Rue Morgue" and "The Stolen Letter" meet C.Auguste Dupin, Poe’s famous Parisian detective.
Third of six levels of this adult Spanish teaching course going from A1+ (level 1) to B2.2 (level 6). This level is B1.2. Each level consists three elements: Student book with audio CD, Exercises book with audio CD and CDROM for whiteboard containing the complete student items for the level, audio and other aids.
"The London Tests of English" (LTE) offer scenario-based language assessment for speakers of other languages.The tests are mapped to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). They assess reading, writing, listening and speaking skills and are offered at six levels: Level A1 - Foundation (A1); Level 1 - Elementary (A2); Level 2 - Intermediate (B1); Level 3 - Upper Intermediate (B2); Level 4 - Advanced (C1); Level 5 - Proficient (C2).
English 365 is a two-level Business English and general English course. It is for learners who want to develop their English skills for their work as well as their social and travel needs and therefore reflects the work-life balance of busy working adults. English 365 Level 1 is for post-elementary and pre-intermediate level learners. "English365: Personal Study Book 1: For Work and Life (+ CD-ROM)" contains: language for language learning; an alphabetical list of all the grammatical and other terms used in the Student Book together with definitions taken from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary; one page of self study exercises per unit of the Student's Book for additional practice; the answer key to the exercises; a complete transcript of the contents of the Personal study CD. Формат: 14 см х 21,5 см.
This marvelous anthology offers a selection of some of the most outstanding literature and illustrations: The Little Hobbin by Theodor Storm; The Nutcracker by ETA Hoffman; The Gift of the Magi by O’Henry; Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde; Deliverers of Their Country by Edith Nesbitt; and How the Camel Got His Hump by Rudyard Kipling. Lisbeth Zwerger’s edition of The Wizard of Oz was named a New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book of the Year and the Washington Post Book World called it "the loveliest edition imaginable."
An engaging and accessible introduction to Christianity’s relationship with other world religions, addressing the questions of why the reality, and vitality, of other religions has become a challenge, and showing how Christianity is equipped to deal with religious plurality at both the doctrinal and social level. Timely and accessible, this book tackles the question of why the reality, and vitality, of other religions has become a challenge for Christianity Makes a decisive contribution to debates about the clash between Islam and the West, arguing that the major threat to religious freedoms come from secularism, and that Islam and Christianity both have the resources to develop a vibrant and pluralist public square; one informed by intellectual rigor and debate Considers the wider issue of how modernity has defined ‘religion’, and provides a substantial critique of secular ways of controlling religions Shows how Christianity is very well suited to deal with religious plurality at the doctrinal and social level Addresses the core issues and describes the various answers that have been proposed in recent years – making it an ideal introduction to the field, and one which will stimulate ideas and discussions
О.Генри - один из самых известных классиков американской литературы, признанный мастер короткой прозы. Его произведениям свойственны тонкий юмор, неожиданные развязки, яркие персонажи и, безусловно, любовь к людям и жизни.В этот сборник включены интересные и трогательные рассказы "Дары волхвов", "Фараон и хорал", "Меблированная комната", "Через двадцать лет" и многие другие. Читайте зарубежную литературу в оригинале!
This book presents the different models of supply chain performance evaluation for global supply chains. It describes why it is necessary to evaluate global performance both to assess the contribution of the supply chain to achieve the goals of creating value throughout the chain and also to meet customer requirements in terms of time, responsiveness and reliability. The author provides an understanding of how evaluation models are chosen according to criteria including the level of maturity of the organization, the level of decision-making and the level of value creation desired.