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by Wilson, G. Willow, 1982- author
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1 volume (unpaged) : 26 cm
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Topics: Marvel, Ms. (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc, Marvel, Ms. (Fictitious character),...
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223 pages ; 20 cm
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Topics: Magic -- Juvenile fiction, Wizards -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy fiction, Wizards -- Fiction,...
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by McJimsey, Harriet Tilden
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Published in 1956 under title: Costume selection
Topics: Fashion design, Fashion, Costume design
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by Greene, Robert; Elffers, Joost
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Originally published: [New York] : Viking, 1998
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Topics: Power (Philosophy), Control (Psychology), Pouvoir (Morale), Contrôle (Psychologie)
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Prologue -- Part 1: -- 1: New mother -- 2: Growing up and keeping sweet -- 3: Good priesthood children -- 4: In light and truth -- 5: Rise of Warren -- 6: Out of control -- 7: Reassignment -- 8: Preparing for Zion -- 9: Revelation is made -- 10: Celestial law -- 11: Word of the prophet -- 12: Man and wife -- 13: All alone -- Part 2: -- 14: Survival begins -- 15: Destruction is upon us -- 16: Death comes to short creek -- 17: False prophet -- 18: Refuge in Canada -- 19: Nowhere to run -- 20:...
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Topics: Wall, Elissa, Jeffs, Warren, 1955-, Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,...
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by Rowling, J. K., author
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759 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Granger, Hermione (Fictitious character)...
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by Liu, Cixin, author
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399 pages ; 25 cm
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Topics: Human-alien encounters -- Fiction, Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction, Science fiction, FICTION...
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207 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Finance, Personal, Investments, Rich people, Financiering, Huishoudingen
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viii, 341 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Wizards -- Fiction, Magic -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, England -- Fiction
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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favorite 90

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Topics: Novelists, American, Fans (Persons), Suspense fiction
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xxx, 260 pages : 22 cm
Topics: Slave trade -- Africa, North -- History, Slave trade -- Italy -- History, Christian slaves --...
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by Herbert, Frank, author
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xxvi, 687 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Dune (Imaginary place) -- Fiction, Science fiction, Dune (Imaginary place)
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by Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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xiii, 738 p. ; 25 cm
Topics: Monroe, Marilyn, 1926-1962 -- Fiction, Motion picture actors and actresses -- Fiction, Hollywood...
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Topics: Post-communism -- Soviet Union, Democratization -- Soviet Union, Soviet Union -- Politics and...
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by Ethan Mordden
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Topics: Ziegfeld, Flo, -- 1869-1932, Theatrical producers and directors -- United States -- Biography
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by Maitraye Devi, 1914-
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An Indian writer gives her version of the romance which Mircea Eliade, the Romanian writer, described in his novel, Bengal Nights. "Why did you not tell the truth, Mircea?" she asks, not at all pleased that he portrayed her as an Oriental vamp
Topics: Modern fiction, General, Fiction / General, Fiction - General, Fiction, Maitraye Devi, 1914-,...
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by Herbert, Frank
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Topic: Dune (Imaginary place)
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by Miller, Madeline
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378 p. ; 24 cm
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Topics: Achilles (Mythological character) -- Fiction, Trojan War -- Fiction, Greeks -- Turkey -- Fiction,...
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by Nutting, Alissa
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266 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: Women teachers -- Fiction, Middle school students -- Fiction, Teacher-student relationships --...
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by Lockhart, E., author
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227 pages : 22 cm
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Topics: Cousins, Families, Friendship, Islands, Amnesia, Secrecy, Teenage girls, Friendship -- Juvenile...
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by Yanagihara, Hanya, author
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720 pages ; 25 cm
Topics: Andrae, A, Families -- Fiction, FICTION -- Literary, FICTION -- Coming of Age, FICTION -- Sagas,...
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by Sanderson, Brandon
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541 p. : 25 cm
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by Kaur, Rupi, author
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204 pages : 20 cm
Topics: Women -- Poetry, Survival -- Poetry
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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"A master storyteller at his best--the O. Henry Prize winner Stephen King delivers a generous collection of stories, several of them brand-new, featuring revelatory autobiographical comments on when, why, and how he came to write (or rewrite) each story. Since his first collection, Nightshift, published thirty-five years ago, Stephen King has dazzled readers with his genius as a writer of short fiction. In this new collection he assembles, for the first time, recent stories that have never...
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Topics: Horror tales, American, Guilt, FICTION, Future life
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by Yanagihara, Hanya, author
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720 pages ; 25 cm
Topics: Male friendship -- Fiction, Dysfunctional families -- Fiction, Memory -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.)...
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210 pages : 22 cm
Topics: New business enterprises, New products, Entrepreneurship, Diffusion of innovations, BUSINESS &...
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by Clancy, Tom, 1947-
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Time and again, Tom Clancy's novels have been praised not only for their big-scale drama and propulsive narrative drive but for their cutting-edge prescience in predicting future events
Topics: Ryan, Jack (Fictitious character), International relations, World politics, Presidents, Political...
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by Rowling, J. K., author
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vi, 309 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Granger, Hermione (Fictitious character)...
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Ethnic studies, Social Science, History, Sociology, Discrimination & Racism, Ethnic Studies -...
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by Lapham, Lewis H
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-213)
Topics: Elite (Social sciences), Income distribution, Democracy, Political culture, Democratie,...
Source: removedNEL
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by Murakami Haruki
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favorite 177

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Topics: Literary, Fiction, Fiction - General, Fiction / Literary, Historical - General
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xxiii, 372 pages : 25 cm
Topics: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormon fundamentalism, Mormonen, Fundamentalisme,...
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xviii, 645 p. : 26 cm
Topic: Joyce, James, 1882-1941. Ulysses
Source: removedNEL
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by Raspail, Jean
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Translation of Le camp des saints
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by Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-
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628 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: Vampires -- Fiction, Werewolves -- Juvenile fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction,...
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by Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray), 1945- author
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560 pages ; 25 cm
Topic: Young women -- California -- Fiction
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by Murakami, Haruki, 1949-
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925 p.; 24 cm
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by Elijah Anderson
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Topics: African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Social conditions, African Americans --...
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by Usui, Yoshito, 1958-2009
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119 p. : 19 cm
Topics: Children -- Comic books, strips, etc, Graphic novels -- Japan -- Translations into English
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by Dawkins, Richard, 1941-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [380]-399) and index
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Topics: Atheism, Religion
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by David Malouf
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Topics: Achilles (Greek mythology) -- Fiction, Priam (Greek mythology) -- Fiction, Loss (Psychology) --...
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by Smith, Huston, author; Smith, Huston. Religions of man
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First HarperCollins paperback edition published in 1958
Topics: Religion & Spirituality -- Authors, A-Z -- ( S ) -- Smith, Huston, Religion & Spirituality...
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by Levinson, Stephen C
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-396) and index
Topics: Pragmatics, Pragmática, Pragmatique, Pragmatiek, Linguistik, Pragmatik, Sprechakt
Source: removedNEL
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by Davies, Norman
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [1137]-1172) and index
Topic: Europe -- History
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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Civilization doesn't end with a bang or a whimper. It ends with a call on your cell phone. What happens on the afternoon of October 1 came to be known as the Pulse, a signal sent though every operating cell phone that turns its user into something ... well, something less than human. Savage, murderous, unthinking-and on a wanton rampage. Terrorist act? Cyber prank gone haywire? It really doesn't matter, not to the people who avoided the technological attack. What matters to them is surviving...
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Topics: Cellular telephones, Murderers, Horror tales, Psychological fiction
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by Sapphire, 1950-
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141, [37] p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Child abuse -- Fiction, Incest -- Fiction, African American girls -- Fiction, African Americans --...
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xiv, 521 pages : 26 cm
Topics: Prejudices -- United States, Racism -- United States, Minorities -- United States, Social justice...
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by Hurlburt, Allen, 1910-
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Bibliography: p. 151-153
Topics: Layout (Printing), Graphic design (Typography), Arts graphiques, Design, Maquettes (Industries...
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xii, 244 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Leadership, Corporate culture, Organizational change
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by Zusak, Markus
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552, 15 p. : 21 cm
Topics: Books and reading -- Fiction, Storytelling -- Fiction, Death -- Fiction, Jews -- Germany -- History...
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by Telgemeier, Raina
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213 p. : 21 cm
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Topics: Youth -- Dental care, Girls -- Dental care, Self-esteem in adolescence, Beauty, Personal, Graphic...
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by Rowling, J. K., author
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ix, 435 pages : 24 cm (hardback) 20 cm
Topics: Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Granger, Hermione (Fictitious character)...
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Bibliography: p. 425-432
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Topics: Primal therapy, Neuroses
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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x, 17-291 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: King, Stephen, 1947-, King, Stephen, 1947- -- Authorship, Authors, American -- 20th century --...
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Includes indexes
Topic: Gods
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by James, E. L., author
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532 pages ; 21 cm
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Topics: Andrae, A, Steele, Anastia (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Grey, Christian (Fictitious...
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by Alison Bechdel
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Topics: Cultural Literacy and Humanities, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade...
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by Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988
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Feathers -- Chef's house -- Preservation -- The compartment -- A small, good thing -- Vitamins -- Careful -- Where I'm calling from -- The train -- Fever -- The bridle -- Cathedral
Topic: Short stories
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by Kuwayama, Yasaburō
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Translation of Gurafikku eremento shū
Topics: Trademarks, Simbolos Graficos
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by Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996
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Beautiful astrophysicist Rebecca Blake deciphers long-awaited signals from space, persuades world leaders to construct a machine that many consider a Trojan Horse, and journeys into space for an epochal encounter
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Topics: Science Fiction - General, Fiction / Science Fiction / General, Fiction - Science Fiction, Fiction,...
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by Leonard Maltin
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Topic: Animated films -- United States -- History and criticism
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by Roth, Veronica, author
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xiv, 285 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Andrae, A, Science fiction, Social classes -- Fiction, Courage -- Fiction, Identity (Philosophical...
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xlviii, 1484 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates : 27 cm
Topics: Bible -- Commentaries, Hieronymus, Sophronius Eusebius, Bible, Bible -- Commentaires, Bibel,...
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xi, 352 p. ; 25 cm
Topics: Indians of North America -- Government relations -- History -- Sources, Indians of North America --...
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by Agassi, Andre, 1970-
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385 p. : 25 cm
Topics: Agassi, Andre, 1970-, Tennis players -- United States -- Biography
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by Stephen Hunter
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Topics: Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 -- Assassination attempt, 1950, Collazo, Oscar, 1914-, Torresola,...
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by Peterson, Jordan B
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xxii, 541 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Archetype (Psychology), Meaning (Psychology)
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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The final argument -- Prologue. Roont -- Part I. Todash. The face on the water -- New York groove -- Mia -- Palaver -- Overholser -- The way of the eld -- Todash -- Part II. Telling tales -- The pavilion -- Dry twist -- The priest's tale (New York) -- The priest's tale continued (highways in hiding) -- The tale of gray dick -- Gran-pere's tale -- Nocturne, hunger -- Took's store: the unfound door -- The priest's tale concluded (unfound) -- Part III. The wolves -- Secrets -- The dogan, part 1 --...
Topics: King, Stephen - Prose & Criticism, Fiction, Fiction - Fantasy, Fantasy, Fantasy - Dark/Horror,...
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by Cussler, Clive, author
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Dirk Pitt must descend to the bottom of the Hudson River to recover a copy of the secret North American Treaty signed in 1914, but Great Britain is racing to find and destroy the same document
Topics: Pitt, Dirk (Fictitious character), Treaties
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by Jeffs, Brent W
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viii, 241 p., [8] p. of plates : 24 cm
Topics: Jeffs, Brent W, Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Polygamy -- United...
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by Cussler, Clive
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Agent Dirk Pitt of the U.S. National Underwater and Marine Agency battles genetically engineered neo-Nazis, seeking to establish a Fourth Reich once they wipe out humanity. They plan to unleash a flood by splitting the Antarctic ice shelf. A beautiful archeologist is on hand to help the hero
Topics: Pitt, Dirk (Fictitious character), Atlantis (Legendary place), Geographical myths, Lost continents
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-311)
Topics: Human experimentation in medicine, Medical ethics, Nuremberg Trial of Major German War Criminals,...
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by Benoy K. Behl
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Topics: Gautama Buddha -- Art, Mural painting and decoration, Buddhist -- India -- Ajanta, Mural painting...
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by Kahneman, Daniel, 1934- author
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499 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Beslutsfattande -- psykologiska aspekter, Tänkande, Kognition, Resonerande, Thinking, 77.32...
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by Lynch, Kevin, 1918-1984
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Building sites, Urbanisme