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By Tanuja Desai Hidier

ISBN-10: 0545229944

ISBN-13: 9780545229944

Tanuja Desai Hidier's beautifully acclaimed cross-cultural debut involves PUSH!

(Originally released in 2002)

Dimple Lala doesn't understand what to imagine. Her mom and dad are from India, and she's spent her complete existence resisting their traditions. Then without warning she will get to highschool and every little thing Indian is fashionable. To make issues worse, her mom and dad manage for her to satisfy a "suitable boy." after all it doesn't pass good — till Dimple is going to a membership and unearths him spinning a paranormal internet . without warning the ideal boy is acceptable due to his sheer unsuitability. problems happen. it is a humorous, considerate tale approximately discovering your center, discovering your tradition, and discovering your home in America.

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The Allied Bomber Offensive Arc from Cat station, with continuous ‘Oboe’ tone n cti o e orre ibl e-c ds audhes s r Cou man or das comdots as Trimingham C C ‘Cat’ station 133 Hz Direct link ft cra lse n tur m fro air Control points: pu A (10 min. from Re target) B (8 min. from target) Walmer C (6 min. from target) M D (4 min. from ‘Mouse’ station 97 Hz target) set switched to automatic GEE (2 min. from targetl) Target Trimingham C LONDON M Walmer Target Mouse Measures distance aircraft target (computes moment for release and drops bombs automatically) Source: Groehler, Bombenkrieg, 101.

43 In January 1943, furthermore, came the first use of new target indicators (TIs); the attack on Berlin on the 16/17th saw a ground marker triggered by barometric pressure to disintegrate in the air in a cascade of 60 coloured pyrotechnic candles, while that on Du¨sseldorf on the 31st featured sky markers on parachutes. These were released over the target using OBOE or H2S, and though they did drift with the wind they allowed relatively more accurate bombing than hitherto when cloud or mist prevented a clear view of the ground.

In all three there is evidence of the inescapable wearing-down of the German ability to fight in the air. In both quantity and quality the Luftwaffe had long lagged behind its enemies, who from the spring of 1944 enjoyed, at least in daylight hours, mastery of the skies over Germany. For the Allies, too, this brought substantial losses; but with their almost inexhaustible resources and uninterrupted arms production these could readily be made good. It was a possibility denied to the Germans, who were forced to recognize that in some ways they had fallen behind technologically, and who most of all were suffering intractable shortages of both men and materials.

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