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The Oklahoma Bombing By Doug Beube
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The artists’ book, Oklahoma Bombing, is made of two photographs of the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. One image is of the original building and the second image is after the bombing... More > by Timothy McVeigh in 1995. In post-production, the entire book is sliced into one inch strips without severing the spine. The pages are cut towards the middle of the book; parallel rows criss-cross, creating both high and low positions of the photographs. It seems as if the book has been dissected or its ‘gut’s’, like the building itself, have been splayed out involuntarily. In this vulnerable position the pages can be turned to form incongruous pictures, skipping from one cluster to another.< Less
The Great Book of Frame Bombs By joey collard
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A how-to book detailing every aspect of building shapes out of popsicle sticks held together by tension without any adhesives. Full color step-by-step illustrations.
The Great Book of Frame Bombs By joey collard
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A how-to book detailing every aspect of building shapes out of popsicle sticks held together by tension without any adhesives. Full color step-by-step illustrations.
J. Robert and the Bomb: Short Stories By Robert Curtis
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There are strange characters afoot in J. Robert and the Bomb: Short Stories. Take J. Robert Oppenheimer Simmons, for example, a genius, hoodwinked by his brother, Roger, into tag-team wrestling.... More > Crushed by the Bonebreaker Brothers, he returns to destroy part of the Physics Building at MIT. Or Julius Peabody, a man obsessed with a woman in a painting. Or Wesley Grimes, a thin unathletic boy who plays baseball like a pro in a place just Yonder There. And then there was Seamus O’Bannon, an Irish immigrant with all the wisdom for growing up. Or the poignant and timeless “The Week Sousa Died.” These stories cover the gamit of genre, from comedic, to mystery to horror.< Less
Of Spies, Scientists and Secret Deals: Understanding A. Q. Khan’s Success at Building Pakistan’s Bomb By Humza Tarar
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Revered as a hero by some, Dr. A. Q. Khan spent fifteen years of his life assembling a working nuclear weapon for Pakistan. Using classic spy tradecraft and relying on his natural charm, Dr. Khan... More > spawned a network of suppliers stretching across three continents. His quest proved that time and money are the ingredients for nuclear power. This paper traces Khan’s career from its humble beginnings as a technician in Belgium. It follows Khan as he globe trots from North Korea, China, and all over Africa, chronicling a fascinating story of intrigue, cunning, and wealth. Seeking an answer to Khan’s success, this paper explores the world of arms-dealing, spy-catching, and clandestine affairs.< Less
Collapsing New Buildings By Elizabeth Skadden
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Collapsing New Buildings is the direct translation of the name of the 1980s German band Einstürzende Neubauten. After World War II, much of Germany was devastated from bombing. Neubauten refers... More > to the cheap flimsy buildings that were built rapidly in West German cities after 1945. To kids growing up in the time after the war, these buildings were impermanent and thus collapsing. It is important to note that the verb is passive, indicating that the buildings collapse of their own accord, not from being actively torn down. This sentiment expresses the apathetic relationship Americans have had to their built environment during the years after the war in which much of the city has not been destroyed by bombing, but by real estate speculation. As spaces empty and expand based on where it is deemed money can be made, the people who live in them have a harder time relating to the space they live in.< Less
Collapsing New Buildings By Elizabeth Skadden
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Collapsing New Buildings is the direct translation of the name of the 1980s German band Einstürzende Neubauten. After World War II, much of Germany was devastated from bombing. Neubauten refers... More > to the cheap flimsy buildings that were built rapidly in West German cities after 1945. To kids growing up in the time after the war, these buildings were impermanent and thus collapsing. It is important to note that the verb is passive, indicating that the buildings collapse of their own accord, not from being actively torn down. This sentiment expresses the apathetic relationship Americans have had to their built environment during the years after the war in which much of the city has not been destroyed by bombing, but by real estate speculation. As spaces empty and expand based on where it is deemed money can be made, the people who live in them have a harder time relating to the space they live in.< Less
Stillwater By Benjamin Schultze
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In a forty-eight hour period in the small, backwoods town of Stillwater, a man arrives to collect the chemicals he needs to blow up a government building. A missing young girl is found murdered and... More > mutilated in the dark woods along the highway. A disturbed drug addicted Sheriff becomes dangerously obsessed on bringing the girl’s killer to justice.< Less
Clouds By S.M. Cagney
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Do you like short stories, adventure and animals? Then this is the book for you! Packed with 5 adventurous short stories, this book is fun for the whole family! Stories include: Chuck A Bot Named... More > Bolt The Swashbuckling Story of Dominic and Sebastian Maxwell Pendleton's Box< Less
A Capital Offense By Ross R. Olney
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Congressman Buck Landson from Ohio is a fan of big time auto racing, including, of course, the famous Indy 500, so he is concerned when terrorists threaten a major disruption of the next race on... More > Memorial Day weekend. The race is, everybody agrees, a major American event, perfect for a strike by a terrorist. Landson is also pals with Jim Phillips, son of James Phillips, founder and owner of vast Dresden Industries of Indianapolis, a company deeply involved in medical and space research, holography, and other cutting edge sciences, and major sponsor of one of the cars in the race. Jim Phillips, in fact, will serve on the pit crew of the Dresden racer. Amil Nazhar is the one chosen to make the mighty statement with a bomb that will kill thousands of race fans at the Indianapolis Speedway on race day. "A Capital Offense" builds to a stunning conclusion that directly involves Landson, the Phillips, Nazhar, and other characters including Landson's new wife, Kathryn D'Angelo.< Less