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Literature Companion for Secondary History By Regina Mater
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Selected works spanning the late 18th Century to 1945. A literature companion for the study of history from the French Revolution to World War Two. Includes short stories, poetry and political... More > cartoons.< Less
A History of Sanskrit Literature (Illustrated) By Arthur A. MacDonell
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“Since the Renaissance there has been no event of such world-wide significance in the history of culture as the discovery of Sanskrit literature in the latter part of the eighteenth century.... More > After Alexander’s invasion, the Greeks became to some extent acquainted with the learning of the Indians; the Arabs, in the Middle Ages, introduced the knowledge of Indian science to the West; a few European missionaries, from the sixteenth century onwards, were not only aware of the existence of, but also acquired some familiarity with, the ancient language of India; and Abraham Roger even translated the Sanskrit poet Bhartṛihari into Dutch as early as 1651. Nevertheless, till about a hundred and twenty years ago there was no authentic information in Europe about the existence of Sanskrit literature, but only vague surmise, finding expression in stories about the wisdom of the Indians.”< Less
Literature and Export Trade By T. S. Eliot
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Another offering from the Lost Book series. As with many poets, T. S. Eliot had a day job. In the twenties, his was writing reports on foreign currency movements for Lloyds Bank. The editor for... More > Harvard College Class of 1910 Quindecennial Report managed to mangle this state of affairs, and added Literature and Export Trade to his corpus. We include this text in our series in respect of such editorial malfeasance. Please note: this is not suitable as a reader's copy. Please preview before purchasing. Really.< Less
African Literature No 11 By Chin Ce (ed.)
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Incorporating new insights and transformative perspectives on history and language; our scholars investigate tendencies and evocations that envision the imaginative articulation of African identity,... More > the contestation of language and history, the reassessment of culture and heritage within a tradition of literature for communal uplift and social transformation.< Less
Journal of African Literature No 11 By Charles Smith & Chin Ce (ed.)
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Incorporating new insights and transformative perspectives on history and language; our scholars investigate tendencies and evocations that envision the imaginative articulation of African identity,... More > the contestation of language and history, the reassessment of culture and heritage within a tradition of literature for communal uplift and social transformation.< Less
The Victorian Age in Literature By G. K. Chesterton
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Includes: Introduction -- The Victorian Compromise and Its Enemies -- The Great Victorian Novelists -- The Great Victorian Poets -- The Break-Up of the Compromise -- Bibliographical Note -- Index.
The Victorian Age in Literature By G. K. Chesterton
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Join Chesterton in his evocative gallop through the great books of the nineteenth century. Meet the men who wrote them and feel the atmosphere they breathed. Every insight remains as fresh as when it... More > was written. With unfailing sympathy Chesterton assesses each writer in his thought and style, in his life and his influence, and leaves us hungry to return to the classics of prose and verse, better equipped to delight in all they contain of truth, goodness and laughter, but also more alert to any breath of mischief. At the end of this short book the reader feels that he has read a thousand others of which he hardly knew the names before, and is determined to read a thousand more.< Less
African Literature - JAL 9 By Chin Ce & Charles Smith
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In this volume are higher approaches to race, heroism, and the African writer’s memory and reinvention of time. The unity of all cultures highlights the importance of sharing equally fruits of... More > modern collective efforts. A multidimensional notion of existence is replacing the linear sequence of time. This deeper perception of world unity in variety broadens us all and as we recognise common values, we join hands in universal friendships and begin to sense our own place in this realisation.< Less
African Literature - JAL 8 By Chin Ce & Charles Smith
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This is an important contribution to Black and African writing with theoretical frameworks for propagating knowledge about the African experience in modernity, its tensions at various political,... More > social, economic and psychological levels of African communal and individual existence, and its possible remediation through an imaginative articulation of the greater unity and higher prospects in the hybridity and fusion that are embedded in the external and subjective realities of our world.< Less
Primary Adamic Literature By Zen Garcia
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The historical texts about the life of Adam and Eve have been preserved over the broad expanse of time across many cultures worldwide. These ancient manuscripts inform us about what the initial days... More > of Adam and Eve’s exile here to the earth, were like when banished from paradise; their first and former estate. Detailed research of these accounts provide the seeker, great elaboration on the difficult particulars of their transition to this fallen world and also what the loss of their bright natures truly entailed. The summary of these manuscripts, grant us fascinating insight into the original backdrop of their lives. Their story is essentially our personal tale of how and why we find ourselves banished here into this fallen world and mortal state of being. They will enable the open-minded among you to grasp how our fates and destinies are tied intimately to the story of Adam and Eve’s fall as Yahushua implored us to ‘remember from whence thou art fallen.’< Less

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