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The Felt Industry

The Felt Industry Description:

Felt is an amazing material and its history properties and uses are unparalleled among textiles Although its origins are lost in prehistory there is a clear record of its manufacture and use in Roman times and it has a special place in many cultures The Mongols in particular were masters of felt and to them it had an almost magical importance br br Taking advantage of the unique form of wool fibers felt is made by matting fibers together in water producing a dense Warm un woven material that can be made into a million different things from carpets to piano hammers and from hats to homes Felt can be soft and cushioning or hard and dense enough to be carved br br This is a history of the woollen felt industry that was developed to produce felt on a large scale using expertise and machinery and production that had been developed in the textile industry during the industrial revolution Now virtually extinct replaced by machines capable of artificially felting manmade fibres the woollen felt industry remains almost solely to produce high quality felts for use in pianos This well researched and readable history provides long overdue coverage of an important part of textile history

Rating: 3.30 out of 5

Das Konzil Von Trient Und Die Katholische Konfessionskultur (1563-2013): Wissenschaftliches Symposium Aus Anlass Des 450. Jahrestages Des Abschlusses Des Konzils Von Trient, Freiburg I. Br. 18. - 21. September 2013

Das Konzil Von Trient Und Die Katholische Konfessionskultur (1563-2013): Wissenschaftliches Symposium Aus Anlass Des 450. Jahrestages Des Abschlusses Des Konzils Von Trient, Freiburg I. Br. 18. - 21. September 2013 Description:

This volume contains the papers held at the symposium organized by the Gesellschaft zur Herausgabe des Corpus Catholicorum e V on the occasion of the th anniversary of the Council of Trent The contributions deal with both the event of the Council as well as the various stages of its complex and long reception history The first section is about the Council as lieu de memoire its various interpretations which reach back to the th century The second unit turns to the theological debates and results of the Council itself and investigates its reception of Medieval theological monastic schools in particular The contributions in the third section analyze the ways in which the newly installed dicasteries of the Roman Curia interpreted Trent and tried to influence its implementation throughout Europe The fourth section focusses on the large area of the reception or lack of reception of the Council in general

Rating: 3.55 out of 5

Basiswissen Augenheilkunde (Springer-Lehrbuch)

Basiswissen Augenheilkunde (Springer-Lehrbuch) Description:

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Rating: 3.34 out of 5

Basiswissen Augenheilkunde

Basiswissen Augenheilkunde Description:

Dieses Lehrbuch bietet Ihnen einen kompakten und zugleich vollstandigen Uberblick uber alle prufungsrelevanten Inhalte der Augenheilkunde Es leitet Sie leicht verstandlich und GK orientiert durch das gesamte Basiswissen von den Grundlagen bis hin zu den wichtigsten Krankheitsbildern Profitieren Sie von der langjahrigen Erfahrung der Dozenten die sorgfaltig das Wesentliche fur Sie ausgewahlt und aufbereitet haben br

Rating: 3.43 out of 5

Buecherzensur - Kurie - Katholizismus Und Moderne: Festschrift Fuer Herman H. Schwedt

Buecherzensur - Kurie - Katholizismus Und Moderne: Festschrift Fuer Herman H. Schwedt Description:

Herman H Schwedt der langjahrige Bistumsarchivar in Limburg und Leiter der dortigen Diozesanbibliothek hat am Februar sein Lebensjahr vollendet Diese Festschrift markiert mit ihrem Titel i Bucherzensur i i Kurie i i Katholizismus und Moderne i die Forschungsschwerpunkte des Jubilars Im Mittelpunkt steht Rom als Komplex von Institutionen und Personen Gruppen Stromungen und Mentalitaten der das Zentrum der katholischen Kirche bildet

Rating: 3.68 out of 5

Molekularbiologie Der Zelle

Molekularbiologie Der Zelle Description:

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Rating: 3.73 out of 5

Essential Cell Biology

Essential Cell Biology Description:

Cell biology is taught in classrooms around the world to provide students with a firm conceptual grounding in biology This text provides basic core knowledge about how cells work and uses colour images and diagrams to emphasize concepts and aid understanding

Rating: 3.39 out of 5

Essential Cell Biology

Essential Cell Biology Description:

em Essential Cell Biology em Second Edition contains basic core knowledge about how cells work It has a proven track record in providing students with a conceptual and accessible grounding in cell biology The text and figures have been prepared to be easy to follow accurate clear and engaging for the introductory student Each section follows logically from the previous one telling a story rather than being a collection of facts Questions integrated throughout each chapter encourage the reader to pause think about what they have read and attempt to apply the new knowledge in ways that test their understanding Based on user feedback the Second Edition now offers increased coverage of genetics and more experimental background It is completely up to date

Rating: 3.46 out of 5

Molecular Biology of the Cell-Overhead Transparencies 5e: Overhead Transparencies

Molecular Biology of the Cell-Overhead Transparencies 5e: Overhead Transparencies Description:

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Rating: 3.59 out of 5