Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere. It comprises the westernmost peninsulas of the continental landmass of Eurasia, and is bordered by the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, the Mediterranean Sea to the south, and Asia to the east. Europe is commonly considered to be separated from Asia by the watershed of the Ural Mountains, the Ural River, the Caspian Sea, the Greater Caucasus, the Black Sea, and the waterways of the Turkish Straits. Although much of this border is over land, Europe is generally …



DDN: Dundurn Press · 2 July 2024 English

The story of the audacious showman who built the greatest carnival dynasty in North America.Enter the realm of the carnie king, Patty Conklin, the flamboyant founder of what would become …

German community in the world. When the Renkers left Europe in 1888, they were part of the second wave of years, the state, distracted by the troubles in Europe, ignored the need for law and order in the territories seasonal festivals had become huge events throughout Europe. A few hundred years later in the United Kingdom entered Tennessee in October, but, as the war in Europe was coming to an end, another global catastrophe industry. The Spanish flu epidemic had begun in Europe in the summer, and by the fall, with the dispersal

Fraser Institute · 28 June 2024 English

British Columbia'€™s Provincial Sales Tax harms business competitiveness and investment by taxing some businesses inputs, especially machinery and equipment, distorting consumer choices by taxing most goods but relatively few consumer …

of scholars from Canada, the United States, and Europe to whom it can turn for help in resolving the dispute

NSP: New Society Publishers · 25 June 2024 English

Deep polarization in our society prevents us from working collaboratively to solve the problems we face. The Solutionary Way offers a practical approach, providing clear and achievable methods to bridge …

analysis reveals that bananas transported to Northern Europe from equatorial regions in Africa use a small

Fraser Institute · 18 June 2024 English

ESG investing incorporates environmental (E), social (S), and governance (G) considerations into investment decisions. Until recently, ESG-themed investing comprised an increasing share of investments made by professional money managers and …

exceeds those of other jurisdictions, including Europe at 38 percent and the United States at 13 percent

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

concluding with its violent collapse in the 1990s. Showcasing the ways in which socialists in Southeast Europe confronted the political, economic, and cultural dimensions of globalization, the book frames the socialist thought, recovering a key concern for an era of renewed geopolitical contestation in Eastern Europe.

of the Nation State, 1870–1914 25 2 Balkanizing Europe: The Early Comintern and the Yugoslav Avant-Gardes Front, World Literature, and Rapprochement with Europe, 1934–38 98 5 The Slavic Vanguard of the Balkan centres on a young Croat, Pero Orlić, whose love for Europe leads him away from his native town in the Balkan Balkans, if you please, are a peninsula of Europe. And Europe is, so to speak, an insignificant peninsula oneself with Europe is not worth the efforts.”2 Wounded from his rejection by Europe, Orlić shifts his

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

Vice Admiral Sir Humphrey Thomas Walwyn (1879–1957) was the British-appointed governor of Newfoundland from 1936 to 1946 – a period of remarkable change that would culminate in Newfoundland’s union with …

salt codfish, which found markets in southern Europe, the Caribbean, and South America. The spring Spain (1936–39), and the diplomatic crises in Europe (the Sudeten altercation, Munich Agreement, etc

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

to germ theory, and a shift from plant-based to chemical medicines. While other colonial powers in Europe usually imposed metropolitan pharmacopoeias across their colonies, Britain consulted with practitioners

considered to be the first official pharmacopoeia in Europe, was published in Florence just six years later practitioners as well as physicians.3 Many items reached Europe from China having travelled along the Silk Road; Indigenous Mexican people and was introduced to Europe in 1565 as a medicinal herb used to treat an array time lag between discovery and introduction into Europe and that new sources of recently recognized plants centuries that followed, especially in the Americas, Europe, and Africa.14 It involved the widespread transfer

CHB: Coach House Books · 18 June 2024 English

WINNER OF A 2023 PEN TRANSLATES AWARD This punk-like blend of Roberto Bolaño’s The Savage Detectives and Samanta Schweblin’s Fever Dream heralds an exciting new voice in international fiction Living …

day we learned that we were but the et cetera of Europe. That truth – which may seem obvious today – was

DDN: Dundurn Press · 18 June 2024 English

Meet the brilliant mavericks who invented the future of medicine and saved the lives of millions.The Essence of Invention tells the story of medical invention, from the development of anesthesia …

Byron — were alive at a time of revolution across Europe, known as the Springtime of the Peoples. America against the wind, and trains were criss- crossing Europe. Political revolution, war, turbulence, and medical

MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

The revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685 led to over 200,000 Huguenots fleeing France. Bryan Banks directs our attention to four authors who advocated for the Huguenots’ right …

Huguenots— History. | lcsh: Religious refugees—Europe—History. | lcsh: Enlighten- ment—France. Classification: Reformation witnessed Anabaptists fleeing Eastern Europe, spirituali fleeing Italy, Marians ex- iled from witnessed the flight of over ten million refugees in Europe and forced world powers to charge an international the ugly head of nationalism showed its face in Europe again, the legacy of the Huguenot refugees remained refugee become synonymous, especially in Western Europe, with Hugue- nots in the eighteenth century? While

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