Beowulf and its analogues by translated by G.N. Garmonsway and Jacqueline Simpson;

By translated by G.N. Garmonsway and Jacqueline Simpson; including Archaeology and Beowulf, by Hilda Ellis Davidson.

Contains a new translation of Beowulf, including translations and exams of comparative fabric from different assets in early Germanic literature.

Show description

Read Online or Download Beowulf and its analogues PDF

Best nonfiction_12 books

Handbook of Image Quality : Vol. 75: Characterization and Prediction

AnnotationWith three hundred figures, tables, and equations, this publication provides a unified method of photo caliber study and modeling. the writer discusses the result of diverse, calibrated psychometric experiments may be carefully built-in to build predictive software program utilizing Monte Carlo simulations and offers a variety of examples of practicable box functions for product layout and verification of modeling predictions.

Current topics in cellular regulation

Present subject matters in mobile law, quantity 20 evaluates the fundamental mechanisms focused on the legislation of numerous mobile actions. This ebook discusses the function of glutamine within the circulate of nitrogen, legislation of glycogen synthase job via covalent phosphorylation, and physiological function of PFK phosphorylation.

Speech and Audio Processing for Coding, Enhancement and Recognition

This ebook describes the fundamental rules underlying the iteration, coding, transmission and enhancement of speech and audio signs, together with complex statistical and computing device studying innovations for speech and speaker acceptance with an outline of the foremost recommendations in those components. Key examine undertaken in speech coding, speech enhancement, speech popularity, emotion attractiveness and speaker diarization also are offered, in addition to contemporary advances and new paradigms in those components.

De materia medica

This is often the 1st smooth English translation of Dioscorides’ huge 'De Materia Medica', written within the first century of our period. it's in response to the Greek textual content validated through Max Wellmann in 1906 - 1914. The medicinal fabrics whose assets, arrangements and makes use of are defined comprise greater than six hundred vegetation, but in addition animal items and minerals.

Additional resources for Beowulf and its analogues

Example text

Traps that stick shut lead to waterlogged lines and water hammer. • Traps that are corroded and leak steam and water waste heat ener­ gy. This wastage can add up to a significant extra requirement for primary fuel. • Traps should be fitted to steam heated tracing lines, rather than allowing them to blow to the atmosphere (as is common), to avoid a direct steam loss. 6 Blowdown Efficiency All steam-generating boilers operating at over 15 psig require at least daily blow down (blow off) to deconcentrate total dissolved solids 20 Boiler Water Treatment: Principles and Practice (TDS) in the boiler water, to remove sludges, and for safety reasons.

In dry-back boiler designs the tubes pass through the rear tube sheet before returning to the steam and BW compartment, which provides for a relatively larger horizontal heating surface and thus quicker steaming. Boiler Types and Applications 33 Also, there is an unrestricted access to the rear of the tubes for cleaning. However, valuable heat is lost to the refractory rather than the water. 4 Firebox Boilers Firebox boilers (FB boilers), like SM boilers, have a long history, and many old, riveted, and unlagged shell boilers dating from the 1920s can still be found in large apartment complexes and commercial buildings, where concern over optimum operating efficiency is not critical.

Also space requirements are smaller and capital and maintenance costs often are lower. In addi­ tion, electric boilers typically do not require full-time operators. The efficiency of electric boilers is high, often 95 to 98%, with per­ haps a 5 to 10% efficiency decrease from high fire to low fire (compared with an oil-fired boiler, which may only ever reach 82% efficiency and may have a 10 to 15% spread). There are two principal types of electric boiler, the electrical resist­ ance boiler and the electrode boiler.

Download PDF sample

Rated 5.00 of 5 – based on 11 votes