Doctor Who: Where's the Doctor?

Author: N.A

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 1405941286

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

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Where is the Doctor? The time travelling Time Lord could be anywhere in time and space in these incredibly detailed intergalactic images. Search through the Cybermen, dig through the Daleks and ogle the Ood to find the Doctor and his friends! Doctor Who returns to BBC One with a new series in Autumn 2012 and Spring 2013, building up to the show's 50th anniversary in November 2013.
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Where's the Doctor?

Author: Jamie Smart

Publisher: Penguin Uk

ISBN: 9781405909044

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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A treasury of intricately detailed intergalactic images features the intrepid Doctor Who, who travels through time and space on spreads that invite young fans to find the doctor hidden among Cybermen, Daleks and other series-inspired characters and objects. Reprint. TV tie-in.
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Where Is My Doctor

With the Educated Touch?

Author: L. DeWitt Wilcox

Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited

ISBN: 9781550051988

Category: Medical

Page: 248

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The old call Is there a doctor in the house? may still yield a number of doctors, but the likelihood of any of them being capable of coping on the spot with a seriously ill or injured person is small. They are most likely to be specialists baffled by an undiagnoseld patient, researchers unfamiliar with human patients, or general practitioners frighteningly far from their supporting laboratories. Why is the medical profession becoming specialized, inaccessible, and expensive? Why is the doctor, with his intellect, compassion, energy, and the educated touch, such a rare creature? What has happened to the skillful, common-sense doctor who can make a diagnosis himself and does not need to order visits to the laboratory for intensive and expensive testing procedures? Why are house calls practically unheard of? Where have all the doctors gone?
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Der Medicus

Roman

Author: Noah Gordon

Publisher: Karl Blessing Verlag

ISBN: 3641119200

Category: Fiction

Page: 864

View: 5681

Der Waisenjunge Rob findet bei einem Bader Schutz und wird sein gelehriger Schüler. Nach dem Tod seines Meisters bricht er nach Persien auf, denn dort, im fernen Isfahan, lehrt Avicenna, der berühmteste aller Ärzte. Rob trotzt mutig den Gefahren seiner weiten Reise, Hunger, Pest und den Überfällen religiöser Fanatiker. Unbeirrt folgt er seiner Berufung als Arzt und Heiler.
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Lost Chapters Recovered from the Early History of American Methodism

Author: Joseph Wakeley

Publisher: Applewood Books

ISBN: 1429019085

Category: Philosophy

Page: 628

View: 1180

""With our American Philosophy and Religion series, Applewood reissues many primary sources published throughout American history. Through these books, scholars, interpreters, students, and non-academics alike can see the thoughts and beliefs of Americans who came before us.""
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Cobbett's Political Register

Author: William Cobbett

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Great Britain

Page: N.A

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Who Is the Doctor

The Unofficial Guide to Doctor Who: The New Series

Author: Graeme Burk,Robert Smith?

Publisher: ECW/ORIM

ISBN: 1770902392

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 440

View: 8519

“A joyful celebration of fan love. Unofficial episode guides don’t come much more engaging than this.” —Benjamin Cook, co-author of Doctor Who: The Writer’s Tale Doctor Who was already the world’s longest-running science fiction series when it returned in 2005 to huge success. Enormously popular, the BBC show encompasses multiple other genres, from horror to comedy to action and historical adventure, and is loved for its uniquely British wit and clever scripting. Its hero, its monsters, and even its theme song have become pop culture icons. In this volume covering six seasons of the new series, two Doctor Who experts provide insights into everything from the history of the show, including Daleks, Cybermen, and the eight Classic Series Doctors, to a detailed episode guide. As Neil Gaiman complained to the authors, “I have just lost four hours to your blasted book. And I only meant to glance at it.” Allons-y!
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Was am Ende wirklich zählt - Das Vermächtnis eines jungen Arztes

Author: Paul Kalanithi

Publisher: Albrecht Knaus Verlag

ISBN: 3641189365

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 208

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„Dieses gehört zu der Handvoll Bücher, die für mich universell sind. Ich empfehle es wirklich jedem.“ ANN PATCHETT Was macht das eigene Leben lebenswert? Was tun, wenn die Lebensleiter keine weiteren Stufen in eine vielversprechende Zukunft bereithält? Was bedeutet es, ein Kind zu bekommen, neues Leben entstehen zu sehen, während das eigene zu Ende geht? Bewegend und mit feiner Beobachtungsgabe schildert der junge Arzt und Neurochirurg Paul Kalanithi seine Gedanken über die ganz großen Fragen.
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Doctor Who and Philosophy

Bigger on the Inside

Author: Courtland Lewis,Paula Smithka

Publisher: Open Court

ISBN: 0812697251

Category: Philosophy

Page: 288

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Not only is Doctor Who the longest-running science fiction TV show in history, but it has also been translated into numerous languages, broadcast around the world, and referred to as the “way of the future” by some British politicians. The Classic Doctor Who series built up a loyal American cult following, with regular conventions and other activities. The new series, relaunched in 2005, has emerged from culthood into mass awareness, with a steadily growing viewership and major sales of DVDs. The current series, featuring the Eleventh Doctor, Matt Smith, is breaking all earlier records, in both the UK and the US. Doctor Who is a continuing story about the adventures of a mysterious alien known as “the Doctor,” a traveller of both time and space whose spacecraft is the TARDIS (Time and Relative Dimensions in Space), which from the outside looks like a British police telephone box of the 1950s. The TARDIS is “bigger on the inside than on the outside”—actually the interior is immense. The Doctor looks human, but has two hearts, and a knowledge of all languages in the universe. Periodically, when the show changes the leading actor, the Doctor “regenerates.”
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When's the Doctor?

Author: Bbc Bbc,Jorge Santillan,Children's Character Books

Publisher: BBC Children's Books

ISBN: 9781405917209

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 44

View: 9006

If you enjoyed tracking the Doctor through his alien adventures inWhere's the Doctor?, you'll love hunting him and his friends down as hetravels through time. Can you spot the Doctor, Rory, Amy, and the TARDIS inAncient Rome, Victorian London, and the far future? With loads to find, theseincredibly detailed images will keep you searching for hours! Includes five new spreads not available in the hardcover edition.
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Battle of Surigao Strait

Author: Anthony P. Tully

Publisher: Indiana University Press

ISBN: 0253002826

Category: History

Page: 352

View: 1017

“[Tully] paints Admiral Nishimura's high-speed run into history with an entirely fresh palette of detail.” —James D. Hornfischer, New York Times–bestselling author of Neptune’s Inferno Surigao Strait in the Philippine Islands was the scene of a major battleship duel during the Battle of Leyte Gulf. Because the battle was fought at night and had few survivors on the Japanese side, the events of that naval engagement have been passed down in garbled accounts. Anthony P. Tully pulls together all of the existing documentary material, including newly discovered accounts and a careful analysis of US Navy action reports, to create a new and more detailed description of the action. In several respects, Tully's narrative differs radically from the received versions and represents an important historical corrective. Also included in the book are a number of previously unpublished photographs and charts that bring a fresh perspective to the battle. “By giving a fuller view of the Japanese side, Tully's work forces a substantial revision of the traditional picture of the battle. Battle of Surigao Strait is not only military history based on scrupulous use of a plethora of new source materials, but is a spanking good read. Highly recommended.” —War in History “Tully has managed to trace the complicated flow of and reason for events on the nights of 24-25 October with a skill and aplomb that forces one to reconsider previously held views.” —Naval History
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Longarm #434

Longarm and the Rock Springs Reckoning

Author: Tabor Evans

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 069814502X

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

View: 6745

Longarm’s lost a friend, but he’s not about to lose the fight… After saving soiled dove Lucy Potter from two attackers, Longarm takes pity on the young woman. He buys her a new dress, gets her cleaned up, and takes her out for a fancy steak dinner. Lucy’s got a good heart, and Longarm hopes his kindness might encourage the jaded prostitute to try another line of work. But before Lucy can begin her new life, she’s killed by the same men who attacked her. Blinded by rage, Longarm can no longer see the line between justice and revenge. He turns in his badge and rides off after the killers. But as he trails them to Rock Springs, he learns the killing was premeditated—and greed was the motive…
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Die geheimen Tagebücher eines Assistenzarztes - "Herzzerreißend und saukomisch!" John Niven

Author: Adam Kay

Publisher: Goldmann Verlag

ISBN: 3641230594

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 288

View: 859

Vorhang auf für 97-Stunden-Wochen und einen Tsunami an Körperflüssigkeiten. Entscheidungen auf Leben und Tod am laufenden Band und ein Gehalt, gegen das jede Parkuhr zu den Besserverdienern gehört. Auf Nimmerwiedersehen, Freunde und Familie ... herzlich willkommen im Leben eines Assistenzarztes! Adam Kay, jetzt in seiner Heimat England als Comedian gefeiert, gehörte viele Jahre dazu. Nach schlaflosen Nächten und durchgearbeiteten Wochenenden mobilisierte er seine letzten Kräfte, um seine Erlebnisse aus dem Alltag eines Krankenhauses aufzuschreiben. Saukomisch, erschreckend und herzerweichend zugleich: Kays Tagebücher bringen alles ans Tageslicht, was Sie jemals über den Krankenhausalltag wissen wollten – und auch einiges, was besser im Verborgenen geblieben wäre. Kein Zweifel: Diese Lektüre wird Narben hinterlassen.
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The workes

Author: Ben Jonson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 1015

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