The mountain chant: a Navajo ceremony by Washington Matthews

By Washington Matthews

American Indian The Mountain Chant is a nine-day Navajo therapeutic rite, among the many significant rites undertaken purely in iciness. other than curing sickness, it brings rain and invokes the unseen powers for normal profit. notwithstanding probably practiced much less usually now than better-known ceremonies comparable to the evening Chant, it truly is under no circumstances forgotten. absolutely devoted to the unique ebook released by way of Washington Matthews over a century in the past, this version comprises the tale of the wandering hero upon whose exploits the Mountain Chant relies, a description of every of the 9 ceremonial days, and unique tune textual content and translations. "Each Navajo rite builds on a selected tale, which in flip contributes to a community of interlocking narratives as poetically wealthy because the Homeric epics or the Arthurian cycle. Non-Navajos are just now starting to fathom the level of that poetic richness as we study extra in regards to the nature of ceremonial Navajo, with its formulaic virtuosity, its rhythmic cadences, its deep allusiveness to enduring human values, and the spellbinding thrust of its stories." - Paul Zolbrod, from the foreword

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Официальный рекламный проспект английской компании Сатра Моторс Лимитед (Satra vehicles Limited), эксклюзивного импортера автомобилей Москвич в Великобритании, посвященный автомобилям Автомобильного завода имени Ленинского комсомола (АЗЛК) Москвич-412, Москвич-427 и Москвич-434. В проспекте приводятся фотоснимки ранних выпусков автомобилей - с двухстворчатой задней дверью - т. н. американки.

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The Smallest Biomolecules: Diatomics and their Interactions by Abhik Ghosh

By Abhik Ghosh

This isn't a publication on NO biology, nor approximately hemoglobin, nor approximately heme-based sensors consistent with se. in fact, it covers most of these issues and extra, yet especially, it goals at supplying a very multidisciplinary point of view of heme-diatomic interactions. The overarching objective is to construct bridges between disciplines, to result in a gathering of minds.The members to this ebook hail from assorted college departments and disciplines - chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology, zoology, physics, drugs and surgical procedure, bringing with them very diversified perspectives of heme-diatomic interactions. The wish is that the juxtaposition of this range will bring about elevated exchanges of principles, techniques, and methods throughout conventional disciplinary boundaries.The authors signify a veritable who is Who of heme protein learn and comprise John Olson, Tom Spiro, Walter Zumft, F. Ann Walker, Teizo Kitagawa, W. Robert Scheidt, Pat Farmer, Marie-Alda Gilles-Gonzalez, and lots of different both unique scientists.Extremely exclusive record of authorsMultidisciplinary personality - both appropriate for chemists and biochemistsCovers the most popular themes in heme protein study: sensors, NO biology, new roles of hemoglobin, and so forth.

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