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Sinking Sand By James McNaught
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Andrea Bourne is the world's leading anthropologist, the only Australian member and the leading female member of the International Committee. She is also the true power behind the True Believers'... More > Party. She uses her power and wealth to ensure that the world is a much better place and that all her goals and ambitions are achieved for the good of the whole world and the furtherance of her superior understanding of the true meaning of life. Andrea has a deep dark secret; she is deeply ashamed about her past. Has Andrea got everything wrong? Is she really working for the good of the world or just pursuing her own twisted agenda?< Less
Greek Poems: A Story By Terrance Lane Millet
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In this playful collection of poems, translations, and conjecture, Millet investigates the connections between poems and the lives of those who write them. We see how each can express and determine... More > the other through characters that inhabit the gulf between who they are and who they pretend to be. The characters in this book struggle on thresholds of reconciliation—with themselves, with their loved ones, and with their communities. The stories behind these poems explore the attempts of individuals to come out of the darkness in order to see and to be seen honestly, without illusion, and without fear of judgment.< Less
Greek Poems: A Story By Terrance Lane Millet
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In this playful collection of poems, translations, and conjecture, Millet investigates the connections between poems and the lives of those who write them. We see how each can express and determine... More > the other through characters that inhabit the gulf between who they are and who they pretend to be. The characters in this book struggle on thresholds of reconciliation—with themselves, with their loved ones, and with their communities. The stories behind these poems explore the attempts of individuals to come out of the darkness in order to see and to be seen honestly, without illusion, and without fear of judgment.< Less
Is poetry a science? Order in chaos By Angela Mary Lisle
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The book contains poetry theory and poetry styles such as metaphysical poetry, modernist narrative poetry and postmodernist poetry in a personal yet academic style. The latter chapters contain the... More > author's own poetic expression. It's perfect as a reader for literary courses or just to read for the love of poetry!< Less
Is poetry a science? Order in chaos By Angela Mary Lisle
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The book contains poetry theory and poetry styles such as metaphysical poetry, modernist narrative poetry and postmodernist poetry in a personal yet academic style. The latter chapters contain the... More > author's own poetic expression. The book can be used as a reader for literary courses or for the joy of reading poetry.< Less
Utopia / Dystopia By Simon Cardew
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Utopia/Dystopia is an artist's book produced by Simon Cardew for Idle Toil Press, published in 2013. Building on the success of his previous work, such as Vectis, it is the artist's most... More > sophisticated and intricate work in the artist's book genre to date, exploring the twin themes of Utopia and Dystopia from a literary, artistic, cultural and critical perspective.< Less
Lost Gardens of the Hakudo Maru By Ryu Ando
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Lost Gardens of the Hakudo Maru is a veritable journey through the netherworld of existential consciousness, laced in equal measure with hard-hitting reality. Primarily speculative in nature (though... More > hard to pin down definitively), the poems focus on issues of quantum theory; alien contact (and the impossibility of truly understanding something non-human); technophobia/technophilia; Japanese literature, culture & myth (specifically the myth of Hakudo Maru); mathematics; literary Modernism and the avant garde and whatever else Ando's talented pen could think up.< Less
Orchard Park and Other Works By Tom Fahy
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Russell Huggins has died an indigent's death but left behind a formidable literary estate. Tom Shaw has been enlisted by The University of Maryland's Urban Archaeology Department to decipher and... More > distill, catalogue and compile, Huggins' vast collection of single-spaced, handwritten journals and ledgers littering the second floor of Button House, a dilapidated mansion on the outskirts of Orchard Park, a Baltimore suburb. Is it but a case of riotous hypergraphia or does the University's adamancy suggest something else? Orchard Park tells the tale of one man's effort to scratch at the canvas; to peel away life’s protective layers; to decrypt meaning from the cultural artifacts by which he is surrounded -- to achieve grace through creation and redemption through imagination.< Less
William Wordsworth: Lyrical Ballads (1798) By Richard Gravil
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This book places Wordsworth's revolutionary poetic practice, in Lyrical Ballads, in the context of a revolutionary age. It considers Wordsworth's provocative theories of how poetry should work, and... More > includes a treatment of the famous 'Preface' to Lyrical Ballads, one of the great poetic manifestos. The main part of the book offers illuminating commentary and questions on the poems, designed to encourage readers to accept Wordsworth's invitation to 'wrestle' with the author. A final section discusses contemporary, Victorian and recent critical approaches to Wordsworth and includes an annotated guide to further reading. Richard Gravil's books include Romantic Dialogues: Anglo-American Continuities, 1776-1862 (Palgrave 2000), Wordsworth’s Bardic Vocation, 1787-1842 (Palgrave 2003) And Wordsworth and Helen Maria Williams; or, the Perils of Sensibility (2010), all now available from Lulu. He is also co-editor of the monumental Oxford Handbook of William Wordsworth (2015).< Less
On the Origin of Species By Charles Darwin
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Charles Darwin's The Origin of Species, published on 24 November 1859, is a work of scientific literature which is considered to be the foundation of evolutionary biology. Its full title was On the... More > Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. For the sixth edition of 1872, the short title was changed to The Origin of Species. Darwin's book introduced the scientific theory that populations evolve over the course of generations through a process of natural selection. It presented a body of evidence that the diversity of life arose by common descent through a branching pattern of evolution. Darwin included evidence that he had gathered on the Beagle expedition in the 1830s and his subsequent findings from research, correspondence, and experimentation. Also added a Glossary on the Evolution The glossary is arranged alphabetically. Although you may find many of the terms familiar, the definitions and explanations frequently etymology..< Less

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