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Traditional Marking Systems: A Preliminary Survey By Joam Evans Pim et al.
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Marks are everywhere. On boundary stones they delineate borders and proclaim property ownership. In the form of seals they communicate identity and state authority. Hallmarks and trademarks denote... More > quality and origin. Heraldic devices are used for military organization and to indicate family and clan affiliation. Corporate brand insignia are intended to evoke emotional and experiential associations to stimulate transactions. The scientific study of marks is not a recent or isolated trend, as demonstrated by the studies of traditional marking systems collected in this volume. Nevertheless, mark studies have not yet attained full recognition as a legitimate field of inquiry, while much of the valuable research being conducted proceeds in relative isolation. This collection of research takes us a step forward in addressing the absence of a broad view across disciplines, and provides a preliminary basis for the sharing of information among scholars working around the world.< Less
Traditional Marking Systems: A Preliminary Survey By Joam Evans Pim et al.
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Marks are everywhere. On boundary stones they delineate borders and proclaim property ownership. In the form of seals they communicate identity and state authority. Hallmarks and trademarks denote... More > quality and origin. Heraldic devices are used for military organization and to indicate family and clan affiliation. Corporate brand insignia are intended to evoke emotional and experiential associations to stimulate transactions. The scientific study of marks is not a recent or isolated trend, as demonstrated by the studies of traditional marking systems collected in this volume. Nevertheless, mark studies have not yet attained full recognition as a legitimate field of inquiry, while much of the valuable research being conducted proceeds in relative isolation. This collection of research takes us a step forward in addressing the absence of a broad view across disciplines, and provides a preliminary basis for the sharing of information among scholars working around the world.< Less
Captain Mark Styler Is My Name, How May I Help You Today? By Robert D. Jensen
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Secrets. We all have them hidden somewhere in our past. Many are of little value, while others may be sources of embarrassment. But what if your secrets could hurt or harm those closest to you?... More > Captain Mark Styler, who is blamed by his daughter and extended family for his wife Katherine's death. Chantal the Android, and her secret fugitive past Sara, the ship’s computer, who will cause trouble for all those that know her. These three individuals are living and working on the Marvel, a private merchant ship, each holding secrets that could result in dangerous circumstances. Despite the incredible odds that impact the hopes and expectations of each, "All that ends, ends well." Or does it?< Less
Captain Mark Styler Is My Name, How May I Help You Today? By Robert D. Jensen
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Secrets. We all have them hidden somewhere in our past. Many are of little value, while others may be sources of embarrassment. But what if your secrets could hurt or harm those closest to you?... More > Captain Mark Styler, who is blamed by his daughter and extended family for his wife Katherine's death. Chantal the Android, and her secret fugitive past Sara, the ship’s computer, who will cause trouble for all those that know her. These three individuals are living and working on the Marvel, a private merchant ship, each holding secrets that could result in dangerous circumstances. Despite the incredible odds that impact the hopes and expectations of each, "All that ends, ends well." Or does it?< Less
Captain Mark Styler Is My Name, How May I Help You Today? By Robert D. Jensen
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Secrets. We all have them hidden somewhere in our past. Many are of little value, while others may be sources of embarrassment. But what if your secrets could hurt or harm those closest to you?... More > Captain Mark Styler, who is blamed by his daughter and extended family for his wife Katherine's death. Chantal the Android, and her secret fugitive past Sara, the ship’s computer, who will cause trouble for all those that know her. These three individuals are living and working on the Marvel, a private merchant ship, each holding secrets that could result in dangerous circumstances. Despite the incredible odds that impact the hopes and expectations of each, "All that ends, ends well." Or does it?< Less
Java Head By Mark Twain
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Classic novel of mid 19th-Century America, by Joseph Hergesheimer (newly edited and with a Foreword by Robert Raven). Two families engaged in the Far East merchant sailing trade confront challenges... More > from new technology, foreign cultures and their own passions and flaws, in the staid old town of Salem, Massachusetts. Volume 3 in the Litrix Library, a growing series of books for readers and collectors, printed in association with the Litrix Reading Room (www.litrix.com), one of the Internet's premier free literary websites. Other volumes to appear shortly.< Less
Ocean's Edge: Part One By Mark Thornton
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The ocean calls to us all, calls us home to where we began. Once you hear the call, you cannot resist - the time has come to leave the land for the roar of the winds and the majestic power of the... More > waves. You may join a merchant ship or you may serve on a military vessel - you may turn to the dark side and become a pirate! This solo offers you three ships to attempt to find work aboard and then ten missions in which you must gain promotion. The first of four voyages into the unknown, perhaps one day you will stand at the helm as captain, master of the Seven Seas.< Less
Song of a New Born Thrush By Philip A T Hargreaves
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What is it like to be a young lad working aboard a ship carrying explosives during WWII, when you see a torpedo heading straight towards you? This book is a personal account from one of the surviving... More > crew members of the Empire Thrush, which was sunk in the Atlantic by a German torpedo from U-boat U-203 on 14 April 1942. This short book offers the reader an insight into the life-shaping experience of a 16 year old boy leaving home in Liverpool after his schooling on HMS Conway to join the Merchant Navy in early 1942. It recounts his first voyage - a dangerous and eventful journey that will leave its mark on the author for the rest of his life.< Less
New Orleans Cutlers Until the 1900s Color By Phil Bazer
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You never know when a New Orleans knife may turn up that was made or sold in New Orleans. If a knife is marked “New Orleans” it is a real find. People are amazed at how important New... More > Orleans was in the 1700 and 1800s. New Orleans was not only a great port for the transshipment of goods, North, West and to countries South of the US, but was also a manufacturing center for a lot of the southern United States. New Orleans was four times larger than the next largest city in the South in 1855. "New Orleans Cutlers Until the 1900s" is a reference book that began eight years ago. The bulk of the research for this book was done before Hurricane Katrina. Some of the records documented in this book were destroyed or damaged in the flood. This book encompasses every newspaper, book, city directory, document and scraps of paper that had anything written about New Orleans cutlers and knife merchants.< Less

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