By Ulrich Albrecht
By Heidi Sarna, Sherry Marker, John S. Bowman, Peter Kerasiotis
* If it's historical Greece you're drawn to, our authors will consultant you from the Acropolis to the islands (the geographical and religious heart of the Cyclades). within the 21<sup>st</sup> century, they'll aspect you towards the simplest inns, resorts, nightlife and shopping.
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By Barry Ketley
By Marjaana Gunkel (auth.)
Today's managers are dealing with demanding situations that stem from overseeing a group in overseas nations. The query arises how one can compensate and encourage staff in several nations successfully and efficiently.
in keeping with an empirical research between staff of a multinational company (MNC) in Germany and america, Marjaana Gunkel indicates that the workers in those international locations have varied personal tastes relating to incentives and that incentive plans designed for one nation are usually not regularly potent in others. funds is a crucial motivator in either international locations, however the motivational results of non-monetary rewards vary vastly. moreover, the writer offers an explorative research of worker teams in China and Japan and offers suggestion for designing acceptable reimbursement schemes for workers of MNC in numerous countries.
DK Eyewitness best 10 publications make any vacation spot obtainable by means of delivering dozens of lists of the ten top eating places, bars, neighborhoods, inns, neighborhood sights, and lots more and plenty extra. With insider assistance for each customer, the head 10 sequence deals inside of wisdom, and now includes a pull-out map and advisor that incorporates fold-out maps of urban metro structures, valuable telephone numbers, and 60 nice rules on easy methods to spend your day.
By David Sacks
Encyclopedia of the traditional Greek global, Revised variation offers a finished survey of the classical Greek global. greater than 500 A-to-Z entries were completely reviewed and up to date to mirror the newest advances in scholarship. New entries improve the assurance of the Hellenistic period, artwork and structure, non-Greek peoples, know-how, and women's roles. New additions comprise sixty five black-and-white pictures, extra maps, a listing of extra readings to complement all significant entries, a revised bibliography and index, and lots of thoroughly rewritten entries. This finished, easy-to-use encyclopedia offers an in depth examine the background of this old tradition.
By Pier Paolo Battistelli
The interval 1944-45 was once one in every of switch for the Panzer Divisions. In summer season 1944 the new-type Panzer department used to be brought with a discount within the variety of tanks, a transformation that used to be frequently noticeable in North-West Europe. at the japanese entrance, the place the majority of the Panzer Divisions have been nonetheless hired, the organizational alterations have been brought in simple terms slowly, ordinarily in periods of relaxation and refit. In 1945 the department used to be back reorganized with a discounted power to mirror the deteriorating German production potential and to include information guns corresponding to the Panther (Mark V).
This quantity presents a close exam at the late-war alterations to the German military Panzer forces and the formation of latest devices, from the cave in at the japanese entrance, via operations at the Western entrance in Normandy and the Ardennes, to the ultimate conflict for Berlin in 1945. the main organizational adjustments that happened during this in depth interval are tested, including the difference of German armored doctrine, strategies, and the command approach. information of unit histories and operations, illustrated in colour maps, also are supplied during this packed remedy.
By G. J. Oliver
G. J. Oliver offers a brand new evaluation of the commercial heritage of Athens within the Hellenistic period, whilst town used to be now not an imperial energy and struggled to take care of its territory, either at domestic in Attica and abroad within the cleruchies. Oliver assesses how political and army swap affected the delicate economies of the Athenian polis. war in Attica required the Athenians to guard their family grain provide and search out these past town to supply commodities from out of the country. Oliver stresses the commercial value of benefaction and civic honours, and indicates how a lot the voters of Athens contributed to the defence and funds in their urban.