You should use the terminology. God knows that Murphy certainly is perverse and acts in the world. If that weren't true then several of the parishioners' cars would quit breaking for no reason. I'm glad you didn't get flat bladed ones. He was canonized not 10 years ago. A man known for his sense of humor. He ought to be able to help us laugh in the face of Murphy's perversity.
He would have appreciated the appropriateness of it. By all accounts, he would have had the entire congregation laughing. Father Mazzare opened a reference to a painting of a man. He grinned as he showed it to Nicholas. The man in the painting wore half a beard and was kicking a ball while leading a rag-tag group of people who carried household goods through a street.
The pun is even in your native tongue. First, there were far too many books. What had started out as the Grantville High School library had changed over the last months. Now, with the ceiling tiles removed and the shelves extended up to the metal ribs holding the roof, with more shelves tucked into every nook, and tables and chairs in every cranny, Nick felt that the services of his name saint would be well used. No master carpenter had designed this place.
And the books! There were more titles in this one room than existed in the rest of Europe. Books, pamphlets, magazines, broadsheets, newspapers.
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Surely the answer would be here. It amazed him that the Americans had not tried this.
- Songs of the Wilderness.
- Sangre torera (Spanish Edition).
- Grantville Gazette Volume 17.
- The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-In Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation;
He had asked John for the results of the library search and their notes. One page of notes, and one magazine article. It simply wasn't possible that there Page 14 was not more information that that. He looked at the room again. There was a sign.
Library research orientation class: He saw someone standing in front of a small group of what appeared to be down-timers, and joined them. My name is Gladys Wood. I'm a senior researcher here.
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This brief orientation will help you to begin to find material in the library. We will cover several basic areas: Our fee structure, collections, indexing, annotation mechanisms, physical access. They organize information alphabetically. It is insane! Related material may be completely separated.
Related people are not listed together. Related places are not listed together. It is completely arbitrary and utterly brilliant.
Dictionary form. It was what I was trained to do. They don't need a jeweler.
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They need a scholar. The subject coding, clearly the work of inspiration. But these. Without them, glossing this library would have been the work of years. But this. I make a note of the source, I list a topic, a comment and so on, and I can re-arrange, I can move the gloss from place to place. Cross references. Dictionary Form. The "Recipe" printed across the top, and the drawing of breads doesn't actually assist in the work. But, we have only fifteen thousand left. They'll soon be gone, and we can get more. Plain ones this time.
But it is really no matter now. I just use the plain side. I can feel it. With each additional source, with each additional reference, the quarry is that much closer to us. It won't be long. He sat back in his chair with a sudden jerk, and his chair screeched on the floor. Brother Johann looked up in surprise. Page 15 "Those idiots! They use it to identify a rank of their children in school. To have all this wisdom and knowledge available to you," Nick waved a hand to take in the stacks of books, "and not know how to use it makes one a fool, indeed.
It doesn't move. I just found something they had lost, is all.
Good job. It will make a lot of people very happy. So, how long did it take you to find the answer? With Brother Johann's help, I had that in a little over two weeks. It merely took careful work, word after word from the encyclopedia, then more lists of words, and more encyclopedia articles. I cannot build them, you understand, neither the alternator nor the frequency doubler. That will take mechanics and such.
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But the solution was simple enough. John's team has the information and they have started building a model. It will require careful attention, and it will be difficult, but it can certainly be done.