This dictionary makes available for the first time a broad range of knowledge unknown or little-known to the western world, and indeed much information that is now lost to present-day Albanians. As such, it serves as a basic work of reference for readers and scholars specialising in the societies of the Balkans, th study of religious and anthropology.
(Guitar Solo). Ten favorite hymns arranged in Walter Rodrigues Jr.'s unique style of solo guitar, in standard notation and tablature. Songs include: Abide with Me * Amazing Grace * Blessed Assurance * God Is So Good * Just a Closer Walk with Thee * Londonderry Air * Oh How I Love Jesus * Softly and Tenderly * Sweet Hour of Prayer * What a Friend We Have in Jesus. The book includes access to videos online for download or streaming using the unique code in the book.
Over 100 effective recipes to help you design, implement, and manage the software-defined and massively scalable Ceph storage system About This Book Implement a Ceph cluster successfully and gain deep insights into its best practices Harness the abilities of experienced storage administrators and architects, and run your own software-defined storage system This comprehensive, step-by-step guide will show you how to build and manage Ceph storage in production environment Who This Book Is For This book is aimed at storage and cloud system engineers, system administrators, and technical architects who are interested in building software-defined storage solutions to power their cloud and virtual...
Shortlisted for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2013. In September 1943, Nazi troops advance on the ancient gates of Gjirokastër, Albania. The very next day, the Germans vanish without a trace. As the townsfolk wonder if they might have dreamt the events of the previous night, rumours circulate of a childhood friendship between a local dignitary and the invading Nazi Colonel, a reunion in the town square and a fateful dinner party that would transform twentieth-century Europe. A captivating novel of resistance in a dictatorship, and steeped in Albanian folklore, The Fall of the Stone City shows Kadare at the height of his powers.