Author: Reyner Banham
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Describes the one hundred year history of internal atmosphere and light management systems from convection-duct ventilation to solar-wall heating
Author: Sinclair Ross
Publisher: University of Alberta
A petty criminal eludes capture by becoming a hired man on a prairie farm, only to discover deception and betrayal. Introduction by Kristjana Gunnars.
Reflections on Being a Jew at the End of History
Author: Holly Pavlov
Publisher: Targum Press
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Author: Vashti M. McKenzie
In the tradition of empowering spiritual writers such as Ilanya Vanzant, Bishop Vashti McKenzie offers women a Christian path to personal transformation. A groundbreaking preacher who, in 2000, became the first woman to serve as bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, Bishop McKenzie is renowned for her eloquence and passion in the pulpit. Now she brings her inspirational message to readers through the biblical story of the meeting at the well between Jesus and the Samaritan woman. In twelve lessons, McKenzie interweaves the Samaritan woman's experiences with contemporary personal stories, Bible quotations, life-affirming sayings, and meditational activities. Through them she shows women that if they hold onto hope and listen for their moments of epiphany, they can accomplish anything.
Fill My Empty Heart
Author: Patty Froese,Patty Froese Ntihemuka
Publisher: Review and Herald Pub Assoc
Discover a life filled with emotional pain. Then, watch as this life is transformed by an encounter at a watering well.
Author: A. J. Whitten
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Fourteen-year-old Cooper must face a monster trapped for two centuries in a well near his stepfather's Maine vineyard or risk everything that he holds dear, including his girlfriend, Megan.
Author: Jack L. Chalker
Publisher: Baen Books
When Antor Trellig, the head of a ruthless interstellar syndicate, seizes control of a supercomputer with godlike powers, the Council forces master criminal Mavra Chang into undertaking a mission to stop Trellig, but suddenly she and Trellig find themselves drawn across the universe to a mysterious planet and placed into alien bodies caught in the middle of an epic battle for control of the universe itself. Reprint.
Proceedings of a Third International Symposium on the Hebrew of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Ben Sira ; [held in October 1999 at Ben-Gurion-University of the Negev]
Author: Takamitsu Muraoka,John Francis Elwolde
The accelerated publication of the Dead Sea Scrolls makes it essential for scholars working with these texts to have reliable and up-to-date information over the nature of Qumran Hebrew and Aramaic. This volume presents results of current investigations in this field presented at a third, four-day symposium on the Hebrew of the Scrolls and Ben Sira held in October 1999 at the Ben-Gurion University in Beer-Sheva with as many as 27 papers presented, some of which deal with questions of general and fundamental importance such as the nature of Qumran Hebrew, the linguistic symbiosis in Qumran, the position of Qumran Hebrew in the history of Hebrew, the future directions of philological and linguistic investigation of Qumran Hebrew and the Scrolls. Participants, many of whom are reputed specialists in the field, came from not only Israel, but also the U.S.A. , U.K., Sweden, the Netherlands, and France.
A Networking Approach to Community Development
Author: Alison Gilchrist
Publisher: Policy Press
Category: Social Science
Government policy is increasingly focused on the contribution that communities can make to civil society and democratic renewal. This book demonstrates how informal and formal networks strengthen community capacity and improve cross-sectoral working.
Why Are So Many Still Thirsty?
Author: Mark Hall
Why are so many so close to the Well and still so thirsty? Mark Hall takes the powerful story of the Woman at the Well and her encounter with Jesus to help readers understand that the “wells” we go to for life and sustenance, the “wells” of success, talent, control, favor, religion, etc., are keeping us from relying on Jesus and his abundant life, and we will never be truly satisfied until we realize that and go to Him for our needs.