Forever in your embrace
One of the last Prussian Reforms during the Napoleonic Era was the constitution of local autonomy for the cities. Proof of its lasting importance is that it was the cities that carried out the deficit-based employment policies of the early 1930s also had to carry the burden of a democratic reconstitution of Germany in the postwar period. After the crushing defeat at Napoleon's hands, likewise the reconstitution of Prussia fell to the cities. Today, the same constellation of problems can be found on different stages. Europe, as it is growing together, faces a democracy deficit which ultimately will have to be addressed by the cities. The countries in transition and undergoing transformation likewise will have to find arenas for democratic decision making, which likely will be at the municipal level. Finally, the United States of America also faces a quagmire at the federal level which ultimately will have to be resolved at the state or local level. Contributions to this book examine all of these issues, making it of interest to students in urban studies, public administration, history and political science as well as policy-makers concerned with local government and autonomy.
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|author||Woodiwiss, Kathleen E.|
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On a dark and dangerous road, a daring British adventurer saves the life of a countess of royal blood. In all his travels, Colonel Tyrone Rycroft has never encountered a woman as breathtaking, alluring, and inscrutably mysterious as the bewitching Synnovea. But his selfless bravery has drawn him into peril -- and into an inescapable web of intrigue and seduction.
In an opulent and treacherous imperial court, the proud, headstrong lady′s dashing champion has become a pawn in a dangerous game of power and influence -- and only his great courage and wits will enable him to survive it. But Rycroft′s enflamed desire will not let him escape to the safety of his own world -- not until his dream is realized, and the enigmatic, highborn beauty has given herself to him freely, honestly, and forever.
|isbn||9780061743894, 9780380772469, 9780380898183, 9780380978311|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
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|record_details||ils:CARL0000062218|Book|Books||English|Avon,|c1992.|547 p. ; 21 cm., overdrive:6258257f-a0b0-44b8-bb17-980eee12e43d|eBook|eBook||English|HarperCollins|2009||
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|subject_facet||Courts and courtiers -- Fiction, Love stories|
|title_display||Forever in your embrace|
|title_full||Forever In Your Embrace, Forever in your embrace / Kathleen E. Woodiwiss|
|title_short||Forever in your embrace|
|topic_facet||Courts and courtiers, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Love stories, Romance|