Dear readers and authors, you hold in your hands the first issue of the English literary magazine – The Russian Bell. It is a new publication of the British branch of the International Union of Writers, developed with the support of the London literary award, the Award of Vladimir Nabokov and Russian magazine “Rossiskii kolokol” (The Russian Bell). This issue presents modern Russian literature to a wide range of English readers. A vast wealth of creative authors will be revealed through this project! In the two parts of The Russian Bell you can find peculiar pieces of work of famous English authors sympathetic to Russian culture and translations of Russian writers’ works into English. The Russian Bell magazine has a wide geographical distribution in the UK, the US, Canada, France, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Israel etc. A considerable part of the publication is distributed to libraries and creative organisations throughout Europe and the North American continent.
Napoleon Hill's Golden Rules: The Lost Writings consists of a series of magazine articles Napoleon Hill wrote between 1919 and1923 for Success Magazine, of which he eventually become an editor. Hill's obsession with achieving material success had led him from poverty stricken Appalachian Mountains with the desire to study successful people. These articles focus on Hill's philosophy of success, drawing on the thoughts and experience of a multitude of rags-to-riches tycoons, showing readers how these successful people achieved such status. Many of his writings such as the chapter on Law of Attraction, written in the March 1919 issue, have recently basis of several bestselling books. Readers will discover principles that will assure their success if studied and put into action. Chapters include: Lesson #1: Your Social and Physical Heredity–Hills Golden Rule (May 1920) Lesson #2: Auto Suggestion–Napoleon Hill's Magazine (July 1921) Lesson #3: Suggestion (Applied Salesmanship)–Napoleon Hill's Magazine (August 1921) Lesson #4: The Law of Retaliation–Hill's Golden Rule (March 1919) Lesson #5: The Power of Your Mind (Little Odd Visits with Your Editor)–Hill's Golden Rule (October 1919) Lesson #6: How to Build Self-Confidence–Napoleon Hill's Magazine (June 1921) Lesson #7: Environment and Habit–Hill's Golden Rule (April 1919) Lesson #8: How to Remember–Hill's Golden Rule (May-June 1919) Lesson #9: How Marc Antony Used Suggestion in Winning the Roman Mob–Hill's Golden Rule (July 1919) Lesson #10: Persuasion vs. Force–Hill's Golden Rule (September 1919) Lesson #11: The Law of Compensation–Napoleon Hill's Magazine (April 1921) Lesson #12: The Golden Rule as a Pass Key to All Achievement–Napoleon Hill's Magazine (June 1921)
The "Upstream: Pre-lntermediate B1 ELT DVD" and the "Upstream: Pre-lntermediate B1: DVD Activity Book" constitute a short listening and speaking course for learners of English at CEF B1 level. The DVD reviews and consolidates the material taught in the "Upstream: Pre-lntermediate B1: Student's Book" and enhances the learners' grasp of everyday conversational English. The DVD contains 5 modules which have been shot and edited in the style of a TV magazine, each one dealing with language material presented in the corresponding "Upstream: Pre-lntermediate Bl: Student's Book" module. The DVD Activity Book contains: warm-up and presentation activities. comprehension and consolidation exercises for before, while and after viewing the DVD. speaking tasks which allow students to practise everyday English conversations. an introduction with suggestions and guidance on how the DVD can be used in the classroom.