Republican Roman Army 200-104 BC (Men-at-Arms 291) by Nicholas V. Sekunda

By Nicholas V. Sekunda

The imperative resource of knowledge at the Roman Republican military is the 6th booklet of the Histories of the Greek historian Polybius, written a bit prior to 150BC. This attractive textual content by way of Nicholas Sekunda attracts seriously in this important resource to stipulate the apparatus and supplier of the Roman Republican military from 200–104 BC – a time while Rome was once transforming into from a local to an international energy. With lots of images and illustrations, together with 8 shiny complete web page color plates by means of Angus McBride, this attention-grabbing quantity examines such subject matters because the Roman defend, helmets, the cuirass, greaves, the pilum, legion agency, the principales and the strategies they hired.

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The Antiquities of the Jews, Translated by William Whiston by Flavius Josephus

By Flavius Josephus

The formidable later paintings of the Jewish historian and Roman citizen Flavius Josephus, "Antiquities of the Jews" is a piece of twenty volumes that provides an enormous account of Jewish tradition, legislations, customized, and heritage through the years. starting with the biblical construction of Adam and Eve, Josephus then writes of Abraham instructing Egyptians technological know-how, dealing with lots of the nice biblical figures and featuring them as philosophizing leaders in their instances. notwithstanding a few are passed over whereas others are extra, Josephus ends basically with the Jewish humans residing below the Roman emperor Flavius Domitian of his personal day, round the yr ninety six advert. the writer also enters into philosophical debates of his day, eventually delivering an apologia for the Jewish people's antiquity and importance. this article is usually of value for its connection with Jesus, the earliest identified Jewish resource bringing up his life. total, "Antiquities of the Jews" offers historians with worthy and trustworthy fabric bearing on Jewish background, the early Christian interval, and Judaism's position in that Roman international.

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The Coins of Estados Unidos Mexicanos 1905-1963 by Neil S. Utberg

By Neil S. Utberg

Каталог-ценник повещен монетам Мексики, имевшим хождение в ХХ веке. Описаны все номиналы монет с 1905 по 1963 годы, приведены иллюстрации. Даны цены на монеты на момент выхода каталога.

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ECMT Round Tables No. 136 Estimation and Evaluation of by european conference of ministers of transport

By european conference of ministers of transport

Price facts for the development and operation of amenities are crucial for the evaluate of infrastructure companies provided by means of inner most or public prone. This roundtable examines what facts is required for overview; which tools most sensible degree the potency of carrier provision and benchmark services; how regulatory regimes influence charges; and the way regulators can counter the asymmetry of knowledge in addition to the inducement for information services to selectively serve company instead of person interests.Table of content material : -Measuring Inefficiencies in delivery structures: among applied sciences and Incentives through P. Gagnepain (Spain) and M. Ivaldi (France) -Infrastructure upkeep expenditures: A comparability of street, Rail, and Inland Navigation and Implications for consumer fees through P. Rietveld, F. Bruinsma and M. Koetse (Netherlands) -Technical potency within the Portuguese Airports with a Stochastic rate Frontier version via C. Barros (Portugal) -Transport fee degrees, productiveness, and potency Measures: a few concept and major coverage makes use of via A. Estache (United States) and L. Trujillo (Spain) -List of individuals

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Dramatis Personae Campaign Ready NPC's (d20 System) by Various

By Various

Your campaign's in difficulty! Your PC's have simply walked into the "Stalwart Adventurer Inn," and no one's there! you would like NPC's, and also you desire them quick. no use to panic we are right here to aid. From the creators of The purple superstar, the runaway snapshot Comics hit comes: Dramatis Personae, crusade prepared NPC's. Dramatis Personae is a complement that includes various totally written and fleshed out NPC's able to be utilized in your myth D20 online game. locate inside of its pages dastardly foes to problem your PC's, or brave allies to aid them; all NPC's include a fascinating tale hook for use for a fast, or ongoing, event. additionally, this delusion D20 complement comes entire with new magic goods, feats, and spells so as to add extra colour and shock for your latest global. by no means be shorthanded on NPC's back!

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De Havilland Comet. The Worlds First Jet Airliner by R.E.G. Davies, Philip J. Birtles

By R.E.G. Davies, Philip J. Birtles

For an advent and an outline of the worlds first construction advertisement airliner, this is often an stress-free booklet. furthermore, as along with his different volumes, Ron Davies deals the reader his sensible point of view, which in itself makes the e-book hugely beneficial. the most shortcoming, even if, is that, with an insignificant sixty five pages, the remedy of any such extraordinary topic is all to short. writer Davies provides a short review of numerous deserted British tasks for a long-range post-War advertisement airliner, an engaging topic of itself, notwithstanding he does forget the Saro Princess and the much more bold Saro V-tailed jet-powered flying boat. short assurance is afforded the layout of the airplane and the De Havilland Ghost turbojet that powered it. probably this books most powerful aspect is that Ron Davies devotes two-page spreads overlaying the airways that flew the Comet, from the 1A during the 4C, every one followed by means of a superb colour representation by means of Mike Machat and a map displaying the routes flown via the kind (with the exception of Dan-Air London, the recognized constitution airline). in any case, Ron Davies balances the industrial makes use of of the Comet with the Royal Air strength variations, from the 2R and 4C (Canopus) to some of the Nimrod versions.

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