Antiques Collectables

Finden's Illustrations of the Life and Works of Lord Byron. by Brockedon,William

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By Brockedon,William

not like another reproductions of vintage texts (1) we've not used OCR(Optical personality Recognition), as this results in undesirable caliber books with brought typos. (2) In books the place there are pictures resembling images, maps, sketches and so forth we've endeavoured to maintain the standard of those pictures, so that they symbolize properly the unique artefact. even supposing sometimes there is definite imperfections with those outdated texts, we believe they need to be made on hand for destiny generations to enjoy.

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Carbon Nanotubes for Polymer Reinforcement by Peng-Cheng Ma,Jang-Kyo Kim

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By Peng-Cheng Ma,Jang-Kyo Kim

Discovered within the 20th century, carbon nanotubes (CNT) have been a vital part of technology and via the start of the 21st century, revolutionizing chemistry, physics, and fabrics technological know-how. more moderen advances in carbon nanotube construction equipment have ended in an immense push to include CNTs into polymer matrices. even though many advances were made, significant stumbling blocks proceed unresolved: the enhancement of interfacial adhesion among CNTs and polymer matrix, and the advance of dispersion of CNTs in polymers.



Both vast unique participants to the sphere, the authors current Carbon Nanotubes for Polymer Reinforcement, the 1st monograph on a number of traditional and leading edge thoughts to disperse and functionalize carbon nanotubes for polymer reinforcement, elegantly explaining the elemental sciences and applied sciences interested by these strategies. issues coated include:





  • Use of CNTs in fabricating novel polymer composites

  • Principles and mechanisms at the back of CNT dispersion and functionalization

  • Methods for the functionalization and dispersion of CNTs in polymer matrices

  • Effects of CNTs on sensible and mechanical homes of polymer composites

  • Optimization of CNT/polymer nanocomposite fabrication


Carbon Nanotubes for Polymer Reinforcement is a entire therapy and important evaluate of the recent type of polymer nanocomposites, and issues to parts of destiny advancements. Composites engineers, scientists, researchers, and scholars will locate the elemental wisdom and technical effects contained herein informative and important references for his or her paintings, no matter if for complicated study or for layout and manufacture of such composites.

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Joliet (Postcard History Series) by David A. Belden

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By David A. Belden

In 1673, Louis Jolliet and Fr. Jacques Marquette have been the 1st Europeans to discover the Mississippi and the Illinois River valleys. Their explorations took them via what's now Joliet. based in 1834 as Juliet, the settlement's destiny was once formed through a number of vital advancements. The Des Plaines River supplied an early waterway, and its strength gave upward thrust to turbines and production. local limestone rock beds helped construct a 19th-century urban, whereas Joliet quarries hired millions of fellows. From the hole of the Illinois and Michigan Canal in 1848, to the construction of the Illinois relevant and Rock Island Railroads within the 1850s, to the intersecting of the Lincoln road and direction sixty six within the twentieth century, Joliet grew to become a tremendous hub among rural cities in Will and Grundy Counties and Chicago. Over two hundred classic postcards of Joliet exhibit a special urban with a feeling of group pride.

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Wehrmacht Combat Helmets 1933–45 (Elite) by Brian C Bell,Kevin Lyles

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By Brian C Bell,Kevin Lyles

The German Stahlhelm might be the main recognizable picture of worldwide battle II. synthetic in its hundreds of thousands, it was once used or copied by means of many nations. it really is nonetheless some of the most accumulated relics of the struggle; yet regardless of its relative availability, costs have reached degrees that problem creditors to guard themselves by way of buying in-depth wisdom. This publication, by means of a collector of 30 years' status, bargains a close masterclass within the styles, part components and finishes of the wrestle helmets utilized by the German military, army and Air strength. it truly is illustrated with a good collection of infrequent interval pictures, color photographs of amassed examples, and remarkable color paintings.

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Atlantis - In eisiger Tiefe: In eisiger Tiefe (German by Michael Ullrich

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By Michael Ullrich

Die Vorbereitung einer Tauchaktion, die Suche nach den Resten der sagenumwobenen Insel Atlantis, die nach Überlieferungen in einer schicksalhaften Nacht in den Meeresuntergrund einbrach, stehen im Mittelpunkt der Handlung.
Mehrere Geheimdienste, die Machenschaften einer chinesischen und russischen Mafia, ein zwielichtiger Oligarch, der Einbruch in ein Pariser Museum, der Raub eines Teils des „Nejjarine Schatzes“, der Aufbau einer Modeniederlassung in Shanghai bieten spannende Unterhaltung.
Amerikanische Millionäre, schöne Frauen, Intrigen, intercourse und Liebe, dramatische Schicksale der Protagonisten, die aus Amerika, Europa und Asien stammen, werden Sie in ihren Bann ziehen.
Dramatische Tauchgänge, über die anwesende Reporter reside berichten, fesseln die Fernsehzuschauer weltweit. Überleben die mutigen Piloten der Tauchboote die Gefahren, die in der Dunkelheit, der eisigen Tiefe des „Mittelatlantischen Rückens“ auf sie lauern, fragt sich der Leser oft beklommen?
Finden die an der Tauchaktion Beteiligten Relikte von Atlantis, die den Grafiken und Hieroglyphen von Azizas Talisman entsprechen? Lassen Sie sich überraschen!

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THE MERRY-GO-ROUND IS WORN: AN ANTIQUE MAN FINDS LOVE ON AN by Warren R. Deasy

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By Warren R. Deasy

because the time he was once a boy, Warren R. Deasy dreamed of possessing and working an old school merry-go-round. that chance ultimately awarded itself while the vendors of the carousel in Los Angeles's Griffith Park introduced that they have been approximately to retire, leaving a gap for a brand new caretaker for his or her solid of colorfully painted wood horses. "Though I by no means guessed it," the hot proprietor relates, "it was once the beginning of an uncharted journey-an experience which used to be to take me via heartache and discomfort and finally to achievement of an most unlikely dream." The Merry-Go-Round is Worn is an enthralling memoir with adequate love, laughter, and tears to encourage romantics of every age. Come alongside for the ride-you could even seize the brass ring!

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Figural Acid Etchings 1870 - 1970 Book II Maryland - by Frank J. Consentino Jr.

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By Frank J. Consentino Jr.

those books illustrate 225 American figural acid etchings on glass (people, animals, birds, etc.) spanning a hundred years, from 1870 to 1970. Forty-six glass and/or adorning businesses are represented in those books, plus an “Unknown” class. There are dozens of etchings inside of those pages that the common glass collector hasn't ever obvious. lots of them are the single examples that the writer has ever obvious. to maximise the consumer friendliness of this publication, there are 3 diversified pass indexes: Index through Etching identify, Index by way of corporation identify, and Index through subject material. each one etching proven in those books is taken from a bit, or items, of the author’s own glass assortment, which is composed of approximately 2000 items of glass, gathered over a few forty years. This assortment is assumed to be the most important and so much entire number of Figural Acid Etchings within the usa. The history tales advised with those etchings were widely researched. this can be the 1st ebook on glass etchings that has ever defined the meanings of the etchings, or their historic, biblical, and mythological tale backgrounds. The tales in the back of the etchings are what lead them to so attention-grabbing to gather. whilst humans purchase an old of any variety they're often drawn to the tale in the back of it. those books carry these etchings to existence within the arms of creditors. As of 2016, it has taken greater than 18 years to accomplish this ebook. Over the forty years that the writer has been accumulating those etchings, he has acquired, bought, studied, and researched glass wherever and far and wide that he probably may well. He has traveled millions of miles to go to the U.S. Patent workplace, glass and paintings museums, either the following and overseas, glass factories, libraries, and different glass collections. He has dug for shards at outdated glass corporation unload websites, and collaborated with dozens of fellow glass creditors, in addition to getting to know 1000s of glass similar books and articles.

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Washington (Postcard History Series) by Zachary R. Borders

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By Zachary R. Borders

In 1825, a blacksmith from North Carolina by way of the identify of William Holland settled in a space east of Peoria. Holland have been hired by means of the us govt to fabricate rifles for the local American inhabitants within the sector, and he later laid out the unique city that may be named Washington. This city quickly incorporated the proud and loved advertisement sq. and the attractive neighborhoods that encompass and aid it to this day.

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West Orange (Postcard History Series) by Joseph Fagan

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By Joseph Fagan

even though West Orange is healthier recognized for Thomas Edison, there's even more to this New Jersey city than its recognized inventor. via classic postcards, West Orange explores the town�s heritage from the times of cable automobiles that after climbed the mountain to the long-gone leisure park at Crystal Lake. Postcards illustrate how Llewellyn Park and Eagle Rock proportion a standard starting and West Orange as soon as had teach stations. The typical roads of domestic come alive as photographs demonstrate West Orange�s wealthy history.

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The Organic Lunchbox: 125 Yummy, Quick, and Healthy Recipes by Marie W. Lawrence

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By Marie W. Lawrence

Taking the secret out of constructing nutritious nutrients that your children will love, The natural Lunchbox has quite a few concepts which are guaranteed to tantalize even the main finicky style buds. Divided into different types, together with Breakfast for Lunch, scorching or chilly, greens on Parade, Soups and Sandwiches, and anything no longer Too candy, you’ll locate enjoyable and infrequently finger-friendly fare similar to:

  • Classic mini pizzas
  • Broccoli cheese soup
  • Sweet potato chips
  • Crunchy French toast fingers
  • Meatloaf cupcakes
  • Lemon-lime gel with blueberries

    The easy-to-follow recipes, lots of that are geared to child- or family-friendly training, will contain peanut-free and tree nut-free recommendations. furthermore, The natural Lunchbox will contain info on procuring and using natural parts and pointers on which varieties of nutrition are most crucial to think about whilst searching for the natural designation. Lawrence additionally bargains necessary feedback for making kid-size parts, serving recommendations, and storing till they’re able to be packed right into a lunchbox.
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