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A century in the past, with the booklet of the vintage booklet Anne of eco-friendly Gables, probably the most beautiful heroines in children’s literature used to be born. after all, fanatics sought after a sequel, and right here it is.When twelve-year-old Anne Shirley got here to Avonlea, she fast gained everyone’s middle. Now, she’s 5 years older, virtually a lady, and approximately to embark on a brand new experience: changing into the instructor in her previous Avonlea tuition. It’s an exhilarating yr as Anne struggles to win over all her scholars, welcomes new individuals to her relatives, and feels the 1st stirrings of affection.

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Прокопий Кесарийский (между 490 г. и 507 г., в городе Кесария, — после 562 г.), знаменитый византийский писатель. Из сенаторской аристократии. В 527 г. стал советником полководца Велисария. Прокопий участвовал в походах против персов, вандалов и остготов. В официозных сочинениях — «Истории войн» императора Юстиниана I, в eight книгах (1-2 книги «Война с персами», 3-4 «Война с вандалами» и 5-8 «Война с готами», завершено в 553 г., основано на личных впечатлениях) и «О постройках» (553—555 гг., описание строительства при Юстиниане I) — Прокопий прославлял императора Юстиниана I. Однако, Прокопий также написал памфлет, направленный против него и его жены Феодоры («Тайная история», около 550). Литературным образцом для Прокопия служил историк Фукидид. Сочинения Прокопия — важнейший источник по истории Византии и соседних государств конца V — VI вв., в том числе по истории славянских вторжений на Балканы.
Из семи томов сочинений Прокопия Кесарийского изданных в серии «The Loeb Classical Library» «Истории войн» включена в первые пять томов (другие сочинения Прокопия — в VI томе «Тайная история» и в VII томе «О постройках»).

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By Andrew Bernstein

Ideal education for the once a year Ayn Rand essay contest, this allegory of guy in a collectivist society locations characters, resembling Equality 7-2521 and Liberty 5-3000, in a fight for person freedom. by way of the strength in their rules and the fireplace in their wishes, they eventually set themselves loose and create a brand new social order.

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David Copperfield is the tale of a tender man’s adventures on his trip from an unsatisfied and impoverished early life to the invention of his vocation as a profitable novelist. one of the gloriously brilliant forged of characters he encounters are his tyrannical stepfather, Mr. Murdstone; his ambitious aunt, Betsey Trotwood; the perpetually humble but treacherous Uriah Heep; frivolous, enthralling Dora; and the magnificently impecunious Micawber, one among literature’s nice comedian creations. In David Copperfield—the novel he defined as his “favorite child”—Dickens drew revealingly on his personal studies to create certainly one of his such a lot exuberant and enduringly well known works, jam-packed with tragedy and comedy in equivalent degree. This variation makes use of the textual content of the 1st ebook variation of 1850 contains up to date feedback for additional analyzing, a revised chronology, and multiplied notes creation discusses the novel's autobiographical components and its imperative topics of reminiscence and identification

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