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  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 07 May 2019
  • ISBN : 9781101947906
  • Page : 368 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 29 voters

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NATIONAL BESTSELLER • ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR • Nine stunningly original, provocative, and poignant stories—two published for the very first time—all from the mind of the incomparable author of Stories of Your Life and Others Tackling some of humanity’s oldest questions along with new quandaries only he could imagine, these stories will change the way you think, feel, and see the world. They are Ted Chiang at his best: profound, sympathetic, revelatory. Ted Chiang tackles some of humanity’s oldest questions along with new quandaries only he could imagine. In “The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Gate,” a portal through time forces a fabric seller in ancient Baghdad to grapple with past mistakes and second chances. In “Exhalation,” an alien scientist makes a shocking discovery with ramifications that are literally universal. In “Anxiety Is the Dizziness of Freedom,” the ability to glimpse into alternate universes necessitates a radically new examination of the concepts of choice and free will.

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Exhalation

Exhalation
  • Author : Ted Chiang
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2019-05-07
  • ISBN : 9781101947906
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER • ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR • Nine stunningly original, provocative, and poignant stories—two published for the very first time—all from the mind of the incomparable author of Stories of Your Life and Others Tackling some of humanity’s oldest questions along with new quandaries only he could imagine, these stories will change the way you think, feel, and see the world. They are Ted Chiang at his best: profound, sympathetic, revelatory.

Exhalation

Exhalation
  • Author : Ted Chiang
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2019-07-11
  • ISBN : 9781529014501
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‘One of the most exciting writers in science fiction . . . Although dark in premise, these parables – threaded through with references to ancient mythology and folklore – are filled with hope and humanism: a balm for anxious souls.’ – Daily Telegraph From the acclaimed author of Stories of Your Life and Others – the basis for the Academy Award nominated film Arrival – comes a groundbreaking second collection of short fiction: nine stunningly original, provocative, and poignant stories. These are tales that tackle some of humanity’

Exhalation

Exhalation
  • Author : Ted Chiang
  • Publisher : Picador
  • Release Date : 2019-05-14
  • ISBN : 9781760786335
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'Lean, relentless, and incandescent.' Colson Whitehead, Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Underground Railroad and The Nickel Boys This much-anticipated second collection of stories is signature Ted Chiang, full of revelatory ideas and deeply sympathetic characters. In 'The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate,' a portal through time forces a fabric seller in ancient Baghdad to grapple with past mistakes and the temptation of second chances. In the epistolary 'Exhalation,' an alien scientist makes a shocking discovery with

The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate

The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate
  • Author : Ted Chiang
  • Publisher : Subterranean
  • Release Date : 2007
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105132768149
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A Baghdad merchant, who discovers an alchemical device that can send him back in time twenty years, tries to return to an earlier time to save his dead wife.

Stories of Your Life and Others

Stories of Your Life and Others
  • Author : Ted Chiang
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Release Date : 2010-10-26
  • ISBN : 9781931520898
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From the author of Exhalation, an award-winning short story collection that blends "absorbing storytelling with meditations on the universe, being, time and space ... raises questions about the nature of reality and what it is to be human" (The New York Times). Stories of Your Life and Others delivers dual delights of the very, very strange and the heartbreakingly familiar, often presenting characters who must confront sudden change—the inevitable rise of automatons or the appearance of aliens—with some sense

Radon transport through and exhalation from building materials

Radon transport through and exhalation from building materials
  • Author : R. Collé
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1981
  • ISBN : UOM:39015086568949
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The Lifecycle of Software Objects

The Lifecycle of Software Objects
  • Author : Ted Chiang
  • Publisher : Subterranean
  • Release Date : 2010
  • ISBN : 1596063173
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Follows the lives of Ana Alvarado and Derek Brooks as they create and relate to the artificial intelligences they helped design.

Orange World and Other Stories

Orange World and Other Stories
  • Author : Karen Russell
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2020-05-05
  • ISBN : 9780525566076
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This book presents eight of the author's short stories. In "Bog Girl: A Romance," a story about first love, a young man falls in love with a two thousand year old girl that he's extracted from a mass of peat in a Northern European bog. In "The Prospectors," two opportunistic young women fleeing the Depression strike out for new territory, and find themselves fighting for their lives. In the title story, a new mother desperate to ensure her infant's safety

Breath Analysis

Breath Analysis
  • Author : Giorgio Pennazza,Marco Santonico
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-29
  • ISBN : 9780128145630
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Breath Analysis presents state-of-the-art research in this specialized field, also offering guidance on how best to design the technology and conduct analysis. The book primarily focuses on the diagnosis of lung cancer, asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. The reliability, consistency and utility of the results from breath analysis depends on exhaled breath sampling procedures and tools, gas sensor array technology (sensing material and transducer), and finally, medical pertinence and interpretation. The book gives step-by-step procedures and discusses best practice

Disease Markers in Exhaled Breath

Disease Markers in Exhaled Breath
  • Author : Nándor Marczin,Magdi Yacoub
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2002
  • ISBN : 1586032739
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The Shadow of the Empire

The Shadow of the Empire
  • Author : Qiu Xiaolong
  • Publisher : Severn House Publishers Ltd
  • Release Date : 2022-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781448307388
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The legendary Judge Dee Renjie investigates a high-profile murder case in this intriguing companion novel to Inspector Chen and the Private Kitchen Murder set in seventh-century China. Judge Dee Renjie, Empress Wu's newly appointed Imperial Circuit Supervisor for the Tang Empire, is visiting provinces surrounding the grand capital of Chang'an. One night a knife is thrown through his window with a cryptic note attached: 'A high-flying dragon will have something to regret!' Minutes after the ominous warning appears, Judge

Breath

Breath
  • Author : James Nestor
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-05-26
  • ISBN : 9780735213630
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A New York Times Bestseller A Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Book of 2020 Named a Best Book of 2020 by NPR “A fascinating scientific, cultural, spiritual and evolutionary history of the way humans breathe—and how we’ve all been doing it wrong for a long, long time.” —Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Big Magic and Eat Pray Love No matter what you eat, how much you exercise, how skinny or young or wise you are, none of it matters if you’re

Tower of Babylon

Tower of Babylon
  • Author : Ted Chiang
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2016-05-04
  • ISBN : 9781101974421
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A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection Together with a crew of other miners and cart-pullers, Hillalum is recruited to climb the Tower of Babylon and unearth what lies beyond the vault of heaven. During his journey, Hillalum discovers entire civilizations of tower-dwellers on the tower—there are those who live inside the mists of clouds, those who raise their vegetables above the sun, and those who have spent their lives under the oppressive weight of an endless, white stratum

The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories
  • Author : Ken Liu
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-03-08
  • ISBN : 9781481442541
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Presents the author's selection of his best short stories, as well as a new piece, in a collection that includes "The Man Who Ended History: A Documentary," "Mono No Aware" and "The Waves."

Breathing

Breathing
  • Author : Franco "Bifo" Berardi
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781635900491
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The increasingly chaotic rhythm of our respiration, and the sense of suffocation that grows everywhere: an essay on poetical therapy. Since the hopeful days of the Occupy movement, many things have changed in the respiration of the world, and we have entered a cycle of spasm, despair, and chaos. Breathing is a book about the increasingly chaotic rhythm of our respiration, about the sense of suffocation that grows everywhere. “I can't breathe.” These words panted by Eric Garner before dying,