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  1. Nov 2020
  2. Oct 2020
    1. “every courageous and incisive measure to solve internal problems of our own society, to improve self-confidence, discipline, morale and community spirit of our own people, is a diplomatic victory over Moscow worth a thousand diplomatic notes and joint communiqués. If we cannot abandon fatalism and indifference in the face of deficiencies of our own society, Moscow will profit.”

      Perhaps the best defense against active measures is a little bit of activism of our own

  3. Jul 2020
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  7. Nov 2019
    1. Figure 16.20

      Should be Fig. 16.5.4. As well as for the subsequent Fig. 16.5.4 (a), Fig. 16.5.4 (b) and Fig. 16.5.4 (c).

      In the same vein, Fig. 16.21 should be replaced by Fig. 16.5.5, and also Fig. 16.5.5 (a), Fig. 16.5.5 (b) and Fig. 16.5.5 (c), as above.

    2. Both the incident and the reflected waves have amplitudes less than the amplitude of the incident wave.

      The sentence should read: "Both the transmitted and reflected waves have amplitudes less than the amplitude of the incident wave".

      Please confirm.

  8. May 2019
    1. officious

      "Assertive of authority in a domineering way, especially with regard to trivial matters, annoying, pestering." (OED).

  9. Oct 2017