Des Ledets de la Louisiane

Des Ledets de la Louisiane


  • Author : Elwood Joseph Ledet
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Genre: Louisiana
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : WISC:89061954202


Des Ledets de la Louisiane Book Description :

Antoine Ledet (1765-1825) emigrated from France to the United States and married Marguerite Villique at Edgard, Louisiana in 1788. He married his second wife, Victorine F. Quimine, in 1797 at Plattenville, Louisiana. Most Ledet surnamed persons in Louisiana can trace their lineage to Antoine with the help of the family group sheets, birth, baptism, marriage, death, census, and succession listings collected and presented in this volume....

Design  User Experience  and Usability  Theories  Methods  and Tools for Designing the User Experience

Design User Experience and Usability Theories Methods and Tools for Designing the User Experience


  • Author : Aaron Marcus
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-05-16
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783319076683


Design User Experience and Usability Theories Methods and Tools for Designing the User Experience Book Description :

The four-volume set LNCS 8517, 8518, 8519 and 8520 constitutes the proceedings of the Third International Conference on Design, User Experience and Usability, DUXU 2014, held as part of the 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2014, held in Heraklion, Crete, Greece in June 2014, jointly with 13 other thematically similar conferences. The total of 1476 papers and 220 posters presented at the HCII 2014 conferences were carefully reviewed and selected from 4766 submissions. These papers address the latest research and development efforts and highlight the human aspects of design and use of computing systems. The papers accepted for presentation thoroughly cover the entire field of Human-Computer Interaction, addressing major...

Soil survey

Soil survey


  • Author : United States. Bureau of Soils
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1972
  • Genre: Soil surveys
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015037707836


Soil survey Book Description :

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LaRose
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LaRose


  • Author : Louise Erdrich
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-05-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062277046


LaRose Book Description :

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award in Fiction Finalist for the 2017 PEN Faulkner Award In this literary masterwork, Louise Erdrich, the bestselling author of the National Book Award-winning The Round House and the Pulitzer Prize nominee The Plague of Doves wields her breathtaking narrative magic in an emotionally haunting contemporary tale of a tragic accident, a demand for justice, and a profound act of atonement with ancient roots in Native American culture. North Dakota, late summer, 1999. Landreaux Iron stalks a deer along the edge of the property bordering his own. He shoots with easy confidence—but when the buck springs away, Landreaux realizes he’s hit something else, a blur he saw as he squeezed the trigger. When he staggers...

The Roman de la rose in its Philosophical Context

The Roman de la rose in its Philosophical Context


  • Author : Jonathan Morton
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-22
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780192548610


The Roman de la rose in its Philosophical Context Book Description :

The Roman de la rose in its Philosophical Context offers a new interpretation of the long and complex medieval allegorical poem written by Guillaume de Lorris and Jean de Meun in the thirteenth century, a work that became one of the most influential works of vernacular literature in the European Middle Ages. The scope and sophistication of the poem's content, especially in Jean's continuation, has long been acknowledged, but this is the first book-length study to offer an in-depth analysis of how the Rose draws on, and engages with, medieval philosophy, in particular with the Aristotelianism that dominated universities in the thirteenth century. It considers the limitations and possibilities of approaching ideas through the medium of poetic fiction, ...