Minutes later, only one is alive: Sonchai Jitpleecheep—a devout Buddhist, equally versed in the sacred and the profane—son of a long-gone Vietnam War G.I. and a Thai bar girl whose subsequent international clientele contributed richly to Soncha..
From a monk''s morning blessing to the scurry of geckos at night, from splendid temples to traditional canal houses, from glittering royal barges that bring history to life to trains speeding through the sky past soaring high-rise buildings,B is ..
We left the ground—I with Christian mantras and a great sense of destiny, of being at last on my true way after years of waiting and wondering... With these words, dated October 15. 1968, the late Father Thomas Merton recorded the beginning of his fa..
Get inspired to discover Bangkok''s highlights with dozens of color photos of key attractions like the royal temples and palaces of Ratanakos, the vibrant weekend market at Chatuchakwith, hushed golden temples, and ultra-hip designer boutiques. T..
Seen as if magnets for the detritus of daily life in a metropolis, Day''s intimate yet subtly epic images register traces of the demands that govern our urban existence: postings for job adverts, signs of commercial pleasure, and listings for ent..
Using government archives and annual reports, the author deftly pieces together long-buried records and statistics to reconstruct the transportation policies of each successive metropolitan and national administration. He highlights the politicization and ..
The handbook also provides 1H and 13C NMR spectra, FTIR spectra, DSC and TGA thermograms to aid in research activities. Additional tables on key NMR and FTIR frequencies unique to benzoxazine, heat of polymerization, Tg, and char yield will greatly aid in ..
Tigger is determined to teach his friends in the Hundred-Acre Wood how to bounce, and sets to work with his usual enthusiasm-but his first lesson turns out to be his last when his entire class bounces clean out of sight! Bounce along with Tigger and his fr..