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A Gathering of Loves By Horace Helmick
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She is Dan Butxn, the dreamer who rose from the sand and rocks to see the wind, a human with no where to go. This is Dan who heeds Dot's words. Painting is simple: The hand applies the paint while... More > the mind watches. Dot dies (after a violent disagreement with Dan), and Dan moves into Dot's studio, once Willa's studio. Dan learns to paint, and art quickly replaces/displaces her need for human contact. But why are people who know Dan dying? Or disappearing and then dying? And who's sending all the weird messages to her machine? And who's burning down houses? And why do Dan's feelings about the world around her remain so vague? And who reappears in a lump of light to pull Dan safely back down to earth? Can this savior be trusted? Read for love of language, language that borders on fatalist poetry. Read, and see life thru the eyes of a creative spirit. Travel the twisting path thru the unusual, glorious mind of an artist. Journey thru an ordinary world with the woman seeking, and always seeing, the extraordinary.< Less
Kingdom Come By robert hogarth
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This story unfolds at the time of King Edwin, who ruled over just about all of what had been Roman Britain. Mass conversions to the new Christian religion were set against bloody conflicts. Jealous... More > landowners and displaced princes vied for control. Our hero, Eric has to fulfill his quest while at the same time fighting for the ruling king.< Less
Kingdom Come By robert hogarth
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This story unfolds at the time of King Edwin, who ruled over just about all of what had been Roman Britain. Mass conversions to the new Christian religion were set against bloody conflicts. Jealous... More > landowners and displaced princes vied for control. Our hero, Eric has to fulfill his quest while at the same time fighting for the ruling king.< Less
Aphrodite in Paris By Galina Granovsky
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‘Aphrodite in Paris’ tells about a flippant wife of an American, who came to Paris with her husband to visit shops, restaurants and the famous variety shows. And of course, they went to... More > Louvre too. When they were standing before the statue of Venus, the Greek goddess of love and pleasure, Di’s husband noticed a resemblance between the two of them. It was funny. Another thing was not funny for Di. Suddenly she became aware that she has forgotten the best part of her trip - Lido, Eiffel Tower, fashion boutiques and all those things for which she came to Paris! ‘Chance’ shows an ambitious man who wished to be very successful. Once he met a very influential person and he did not miss his opportunity to begin a new life. He became one of the most powerful person to get to know that he is alone, unhappy and has no any wishes. Sometimes a place of punishment suddenly can turn into a room of happiness, how it happened in ‘Home-coming’… There are 11 stories with fantastic elements in the book. Read and enjoy!< Less
Austro-Hungarian Cookery: Leaves from a Family Kitchen By Mark Grant
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This book offers a cultural and culinary glimpse of the final years of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and its aftermath through the life of one family. Part historical account, part recipe collection,... More > it takes food as the vital element that survived war, persecution, bankruptcy, displacement and exile. To cook these recipes is both to celebrate that survival and to reflect on another time and another world, from the piquant delicacy of tomato soup enriched with rice to the rich sumptuousness of diverse cakes.< Less
The Years of Magic By J. Lyndon Hickman
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It was when mankind discovered how to make electricity that the world as we knew it changed profoundly. Soon generated electricity lit our streets and homes, provided heat, brought us efficient... More > communication, modern transportation, and the effort of electro-motive force. Yet, manmade electricity carried through the wires and cables with which we fenced the land; the power lines encircling our towns and our cities, had another consequence. Generated electricity banished things of folklore and legend. Witches, werewolves, demons whose evil spirits had roamed the earth throughout time were displaced, driven off by the pain of electricity. Unfortunately also displaced were the good, those angels which had appeared to guide mankind throughout history. Then one day, in our not-too-distant past, a brilliant scientist created a machine that brought manmade electricity to a halt. That day marked the beginning of the return of the evil, as well as the good, in a time that became known as the years of magic.< Less
The Years of Magic By J. Lyndon Hickman
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It was when mankind discovered how to make electricity that the world as we knew it changed profoundly. Soon generated electricity lit our streets and homes, provided heat, brought us efficient... More > communication, modern transportation, and the effort of electro-motive force. Yet, manmade electricity carried through the wires and cables with which we fenced the land; the power lines encircling our towns and our cities, had another consequence. Generated electricity banished things of folklore and legend. Witches, werewolves, demons whose evil spirits had roamed the earth throughout time were displaced, driven off by the pain of electricity. Unfortunately also displaced were the good, those angels which had appeared to guide mankind throughout history. Then one day, in our not-too-distant past, a brilliant scientist created a machine that brought manmade electricity to a halt. That day marked the beginning of the return of the evil, as well as the good, in a time that became known as the years of magic.< Less
The Last Judges - Nonlinear Redux By Jedi Gong
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Eight diverse Americans displaced by apocalyptic events struggle to discern their unique destinies: The Last Judges. The Nonlinear Redux accounts for these events through disjointed segments that... More > flash through time and space in various ways. If you appreciate flashing back and sideways, buckle yourself into this ride. A novel by Jedi Gong, “the Teller of Tales of Superhumans” with over 30 full-page illustrations by 20 different artists. Please drop by LASTJUDGES.COM to see all the illustrations, to read the entire first chapter, and to consider other purchasing options. Thank you! But please, beware of previewing the Redux before reading the Uncut Chronicles, because the beginning of the Nonlinear Redux contains major spoilers!< Less
The Last Judges - Nonlinear Redux By Jedi Gong
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Eight diverse Americans displaced by apocalyptic events struggle to discern their unique destinies: The Last Judges. The Nonlinear Redux accounts for these events through disjointed segments that... More > flash through time and space in various ways. If you appreciate flashing back and sideways, buckle yourself into this ride. A novel by Jedi Gong, “the Teller of Tales of Superhumans” with over 30 full-page illustrations by 20 different artists. Please drop by LASTJUDGES.COM to see all the illustrations, to read the entire first chapter, and to consider other purchasing options. Thank you! But please, beware of previewing the Redux before reading the Uncut Chronicles, because the beginning of the Nonlinear Redux contains major spoilers!< Less
Elements of Yacht Design By Norman L. Skene
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The author aims to give 'a concise and practical presentation of the processes involved in designing a modern yacht'.... so that the operations can be grasped by men without a technical education. ... More > ...There are chapters on displacement, the lateral plane, design, stability, ballast, the sail plan, and construction. A thirty-foot cruiser is made the basis of the calculations, and a number of tables is appended to abridge the figuring of important details. The book is illustrated with numerous outline drawings and plates. The book will undoubtedly be serviceable to everyone interested in the subject and possessed of enough technical knowledge to understand it. —N. Y. Times< Less

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