Download Buenos Presagios: Las Buenas Y Ajustadas Profecias De Agnes by Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett PDF

By Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett

Nota: En los titulos y nombres de autores, los marcos ortograficos han sido omitidos para facilitar las busquedas de net. Las Buenas y Ajustadas Profecias de Agnes los angeles Chalada anuncian que el mundo se acabara un sabado. El proximo sabado, de hecho. Justo despues de los angeles hora del te. . . English: in line with the great and exact Prophecies of Agnes Nutter--the world's in simple terms completely trustworthy consultant to the future--the global will finish on a Saturday. subsequent Saturday, in truth. simply after tea... From pleasant imaginations comes an unforgettable tale within which the 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse journey bikes, the hound of the satan chases sticks, and the top of the area is topic to Murphy's Law... From Amazon.com. . . Pratchett (of Discworld reputation) and Gaiman (of Sandman reputation) could seem an not likely mixture, however the subject (Armageddon) of this fast moving novel is previous hat to either. Pratchett's wackiness collaborates with Gaiman's morbid humor; the result's a humanist satisfaction to be savored and reread repeatedly. you notice, there has been just a little a mixup while the Antichrist used to be born, due partially to the machinations of Crowley, who didn't rather a lot fall as saunter downwards, and partially to the mysterious methods as manifested within the type of a part-time infrequent booklet broker, an angel named Aziraphale. Like best brokers in all places, they have lengthy had extra in universal with one another than the edges they symbolize, or the clash they're nominally engaged in. the single one that understands the way it will all finish is Agnes Nutter, a witch whose prophecies all come real, if you possibly can basically have the ability to decipher them. The minor characters alongside the best way (Famine makes an visual appeal as vitamin crazes, no-calorie meals and anorexia epidemics) are as a lot enjoyable because the tale as a complete, which provides as much as a kind of infrequent books that is huge, immense enjoyable to learn the 1st time, and the second one time, and the 3rd time...

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Download Los Intelectuales En La Edad Media by Jacques Le Goff PDF

By Jacques Le Goff

Los cl?rigos medievales, que no han de confundirse con los sacerdotes o los monjes, son los descendientes de un linaje unique en el mundo urbano medieval de Occidente. Encarnan l. a. tradicici?n de los intelectuales. Aunque l. a. palabra es moderna, designa acertadamente esa m?ltiple funci?n del cl?rigo que desempe?aba los papeles de pensador y docente, de transmisor de tradiciones literarias o de editor y productor de textos en el sentido fabric del t?rmino. los angeles investigaci?n de Jacques Le Goff es una introducci?n a los angeles historia social del intelectual medieval en Occidente. Al atender aspectos singulares y muy diversos, este estudio se convierte en una galer?a de presentaci?n de caracteres finamente analizados. El autor explora el rico mundo cultural y espiritual de Chartres, de las universidades, de l. a. vida laboral que incluye actividades como el traducir y el copiar textos. Nos habla de figuras gen?ricas como los "vagabundos intelectuales" y de personas tan concretas como Abelardo y Elo?sa. Los distintos aspectos se combinan en un fascinante landscape que permite conocer muchos detalles sorprendentes de l. a. vida cotidiana medieval.. Este texto ya cl?sico ha sido revisado y actualizado a fondo, y se ha puesto al d?a los angeles bibliografia de las investigaciones posteriores sobre el tema, en buena medida inspiradas en l. a. hard work pionera de Jacques Le Goff mismo.

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