History of Islam and politics in Indonesia; correspondence between Nurcholis Majid, Indonesian scholar, and Mohamad Roem, Indonesian statesman & politician.
Eighteen-year-old Amber isn’t overly enthusiastic about the camping trip her and her stepfather Steve are supposed to take together. But her doubts soon turn into excitement as a storm overtakes them while out in the wilderness, leading to a sex-fueled adventure that leaves stepfather and daughter fucking and sucking the night away. Camping with Daddy is a Dark Sensations production.
In countries that have managed to confront and cope with the challenges of food insecurity over the past two centuries, markets have done the heavy lifting. Markets serve as the arena for allocating society's scarce resources to meet the virtually unlimited needs and desires of consumers: no other mechanism can efficiently signal fluctuations in scarcity and abundance, the cost of labor, or the value of commodities. But markets fail at tasks that society regards as important; thus, governments have had to intervene to stabilize the economic environment and provide essential public goods, such as transportation and communications networks, agricultural research and development, and access to quality health and educational facilities. Ending hunger requires that each society find the right balance of market forces and government interventions to drive a process of economic growth that reaches the poor and ensures that food supplies are readily, and reliably, available and accessible to even the poorest households. But locating that balance has been a major challenge for many countries, and seems to be getting more difficult as the global economy becomes more integrated and stable. Food Security and Scarcity explains what forms those challenges take in the long run and short term and at global, national, and household levels. C. Peter Timmer, best known for his work on the definitive text Food Policy Analysis, draws on decades of food security research and analysis to produce the most comprehensive and up-to-date assessment of what makes a productive, sustainable, and stable food system--and why so many countries have fallen short. Poverty and hunger are different in every country, so the manner of coping with the challenges of ending hunger and keeping it at bay will depend on equally country-specific analysis, governance, and solutions. Timmer shows that for all their problems and failures, markets and food prices are ultimately central to solving the problem of hunger, and that any coherent strategy to improve food security will depend on an in-depth understanding of how food markets operate. Published in association with the Center for Global Development.
The story of Rembrant as told by Paul Nemo.
Beautifully illustrated on heavy paper in sepia and black and printed in Italy.
Student Guidebook for Dummies 2: Pintar Itu Relatif, Nyontek Itu Alternatif Bagi para pengajar, nilai adalah hal penting, tapi Kevin tahu satu hal; jadi pelajar keren, nggak melulu soal rapor bagus. Di kepalanya, sekolah—yang dianggap banyak orang membosankan—juga bisa jadi tempat menyenangkan.
Lihat saja pengalaman absurd-nya; berkostum ondel-ondel saat MOS, terpilih jadi ketua OSIS karena menang suit, menantang guru killer untuk menyelesaikan rubik, sampai menyontek berjamaah yang berujung apes. Itu semua bikin Kevin nggak pernah bosan untuk dapat uang jajan menimba ilmu. Ternyata sekolah bisa, kok, seseru itu. Jadi yuk, yang semangat sekolahnya! Student Guidebook for Dummies 2: Pintar Itu Relatif, Nyontek Itu Alternatif adalah buku kedua dari Kevin Anggara—pelajar kreatif yang sering gila-gilaan di Youtube dan Instagram. Penasaran dengan isi kepala Kevin yang absurd dan kreatif? Langsung aja kita sontek saja dari bukunya!
Polskie Leopardy w akcji, a nad nimi natowskie Raptory i szalona historia, której trudno się oprzeć. Po lekturze takiej powiesci nie pozostaje nic innego, jak odpalić Call of Duty. Johny, beta tester gier komputerowych. Zakrojone na wielka skale manewry wojskowe na Bialorusi "Zachód 2009" stały się początkiem inwazji na Polskę. Niespodziewany atak, poprzedzony akcjami dywersyjnymi na gruncie politycznym i wojskowym, stawia nasza armie w równie trudnej sytuacji, jak wojska hetmana Żółkiewskiego pod Kluszynem w 1610 roku. Okazuje się, że słowa słynnego wodza sprzed czterystu lat cały czas są aktualne: Nadzieja w męstwie, ratunek w zwycięstwie! Vladimir Wolff przedstawił smialą wizję współczesnego konfliktu zbrojnego rodem ze sztabowych map zimnowojennych strategów. Z ta tylko różnicą, że teraz Polacy znajdują się po drugiej stronie żelaznej kurtyny...
At the age of 18, I had already lost all of the people I loved. I was not old enough to make my first communion when I lost my loving mother. My oldest sister, Agnes, at the age of eight (who had taken care of her four little siblings) followed my mother only six months later. My second oldest sister, Maria, was left to care for us at the tender age of seven. Our father struggled daily just fighting to survive, working hard to provide food during the worst depression of our times. My older brother, Bernhard, was then only four, I only 18 months, and my little sister Anna was only 7 months old at the time my mother and oldest sister passed away. Sadly, none of us really got a chance to know neither our mother nor our oldest sister; the only place they can be together or watch over us in heaven. With the eruption of the horrible WWII in September of 1939 and the subsequent invasion of our country Poland by the Nazi army, came the unimaginable and unerbittliche (inexorable) suffering and the subsequent separation from my home and family, I gradually became aware of my true path. In fact, I have been asked many times if I was angry, disappointed, or acrimonious about what has happened to me, the answer would be, only about the fact that I did not have a chance to get to know my biological mother and my sister Agnes. The rest "je ne regrette rien," "I regret nothing."