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Die Erben der Nacht - Lycana

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Die Fortsetzung der großen Vampir-Saga Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts ist die Macht der letzten Vampir-Clans in Europa am Schwinden. Um das Überleben ihrer Ga ...

  • L'auteur : ,
  • Editeur: cbt Verlag
  • ISBN: 3641023319
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 544
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Die Fortsetzung der großen Vampir-Saga Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts ist die Macht der letzten Vampir-Clans in Europa am Schwinden. Um das Überleben ihrer Gattung zu sichern, beschließen die Altehrwürdigen, ihre Nachkommen fortan gemeinsam auszubilden. Beim irischen Clan der Lycana sollen die jungen Vampire die Magie des Gestaltwandelns erlernen. Doch bei ihrer Ankunft an der wilden Küste Irlands geraten die Erben der Nacht in eine jahrhundertealte blutige Fehde – den Krieg zwischen Vampiren und Werwölfen. "Die Erben der Nacht" ist schaurig-romantisches und zugleich actionreiches Drama um Intrigen, Liebe und Verrat voll wunderbar düsterer Schauplätze. Mireißender Schmökerstoff für alle Fans von Vampiren und dunkler Fantasy.


The Corporation

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Five years have passed. Recent corporate discoveries created food supplements, allowing The Others to divorce from preying on humans. While nutritional nee ...

  • L'auteur : Mike Arsuaga
  • Editeur: I Heart Book Publishing, LLC
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  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 330
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Five years have passed. Recent corporate discoveries created food supplements, allowing The Others to divorce from preying on humans. While nutritional needs are met, for some-the ferals-the addiction persists. The schism within the board on this issue has long term consequences. During the contentious conclave, Sam and Jim find time to get married. Their conversion to Christianity and the food supplements point the way to normalcy. Life for Sam and Jim, and their thriving brood seems blissful. Soon, a foiled bank robbery, discovery of a rogue operation at a company installation, and Jim's fifteen month amnesiac disappearance after a helicopter crash in the Spanish Pyrenees place company and the community both in peril and in the public eye. Now CEO of the corporation, Sam risks wealth, position, and marriage to battle the resourceful enemy. Can the couple continue meeting the challenges of persecution and resume the effort to deepen and perfect their love?


The Palgrave Handbook of Philosophical Methods

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This Handbook contains twenty-six original and substantive papers examining a wide selection of philosophical methods. Drawing upon an international range ...

  • L'auteur : Christopher Daly
  • Editeur: Springer
  • ISBN: 1137344555
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Nombre de pages: 698
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: This Handbook contains twenty-six original and substantive papers examining a wide selection of philosophical methods. Drawing upon an international range of leading contributors, it will help shape future debates about how philosophy should be done. The papers will be of particular interest to researchers and high-level undergraduates.


Świat Magana

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Świat Magana to thriller kryminalny rozgrywający się w alternatywnym świecie na terenach byłej Warszawy zwanej obecnie Miastem 301. Jest to karykatura ...

  • L'auteur : Mariusz Walczak
  • Editeur: Mariusz Walczak
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  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 559
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Świat Magana to thriller kryminalny rozgrywający się w alternatywnym świecie na terenach byłej Warszawy zwanej obecnie Miastem 301. Jest to karykaturalna, cyniczna opowieść o amerykańskim policjancie, który w ramach międzynarodowej wymiany trafia do burzliwej Europy, gdzie podejmuje największe wyzwanie w swojej karierze. Świat Magana to świat wypełniony magią i magicznymi stworzeniami, gdzie na porządku dziennym można spotkać orka, elfa, lycana, świetlika czy innego przedstawiciela magicznych ras. To również świat pełen cudacznych odkryć technologicznych opartych na alternatywnym węglu i rozwoju sztucznej inteligencji. To świat pełen kontrastów gdzie w kotle życia wiara w starych bogów ubranych w nowoczesne szaty miesza się z pionierskimi wynalazkami, wiedźmy stawiają tarota, a miasta dosłownie sięgają nieba. Świat Magana to po prostu mroczna opowieść o człowieczeństwie, rasizmie, dyskryminacji i buncie. To opowieść pełna magii i technologii. To po prostu Świat Magana widziany oczami oficera śledczego do spraw kryminalnych, Jamesa Erica Bookera.


Impulsive

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The latest dark paranormal novel in the erotica series about shapeshifters. She's fled her alpha wolf—and the entire paranormal community of Serene. A fr ...

  • L'auteur : Cathryn Fox
  • Editeur: Cathryn Fox
  • ISBN: 1928056326
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 250
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: The latest dark paranormal novel in the erotica series about shapeshifters. She's fled her alpha wolf—and the entire paranormal community of Serene. A free woman-wolf, Sunray returns to Chicago—and the last thing she expects to find there is her reincarnated lover, who died the night she was changed into a lycan a century ago. Still, Sunray knows they can never revive their passion. Because now he's a lycan hunter—and she, his prey... Kane doesn't believe this beautiful lycan's story. Yet, he recognizes Sunray as the sexy woman in his recurring dreams. For now, prey and predator have forged an uneasy truce as they join forces to capture a rogue shifter. But after their work is done, will either be able to resist a passion that could consume them?


Mrs. Tatterbaum

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Mrs. Tatterbaum is a provocative tale of mystery, mayhem and murder. An epic novel so skillfully stitched together that it leaves the mind questioning real ...

  • L'auteur : Re'Dina L. Frazier
  • Editeur: Xlibris Corporation
  • ISBN: 1664126511
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 188
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Mrs. Tatterbaum is a provocative tale of mystery, mayhem and murder. An epic novel so skillfully stitched together that it leaves the mind questioning reality. The story of Desiree Blakeney - Tatterbaum is about a wealthy heiress, from Paris, France, who fell victim to circumstances beyond her control. One night after going to be by her ill lover's side, she falls prey to a nefarious plan that changes the entire course of her life. A diabolical scheme that leaves her cursed for all eternity. Now, she's forced to live life as a Lycan. A Were-wife to one of the most powerful Lycans in the world. There is a fork in the road where the mind chooses which direction it will take based on its own psychological comfort. Do I veer to the left, or to the right? This is a question we all have asked ourselves when reaching the crossroads of our life. Truth is, no matter the path taken, our perceptions become our reality. As we move about in our lives we venture into the unknown, grasping ahold of anything that looks familiar. This is the thing that makes life worth living, not knowing the exactness of a thing. When presented with that thing one perceives to be reality, the mind can, and most assuredly, will play mental tricks on you. Example: space, colors, shapes, etc., as to emphasize their corresponding features to the actual or ordinary visual experience. We believe to the depth of what our individual minds can obtain. denialism is a person's choice to deny reality as a way to avoid a psychologically uncomfortable truth. Truth isn't always measured in reality. Sometimes, it's found in the unbelievable.


The Complete Eternal Pleasures Trilogy

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3 full length books in one boxed set. In Fox's titillating new series we enter Serene, a supernatural playground where sexy shape shifters live behind the ...

  • L'auteur : Cathryn Fox
  • Editeur: Cathryn Fox
  • ISBN: 192805661X
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 600
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: 3 full length books in one boxed set. In Fox's titillating new series we enter Serene, a supernatural playground where sexy shape shifters live behind the white picket fences... Instinctive: Free spirited Jaclyn Vasenty is about to inherit a cosmetics empire, yet her scandalous personal history may ruin her chance for a corporate take-over. Saying goodbye to her naughty ways, she moves into a quaint gated community in Serene, New Hampshire. But these gates are locked at sunset... Impulsive: She's fled her alpha wolf—and the entire paranormal community of Serene. Now a free woman—wolf, Sunray returns to Chicago, full of bittersweet memories. The last thing she expects to find there is her reincarnated lover, who died at her feet the night she was changed into a lycan a century ago. Still, Sunray knows they can never revive their intense passion. Because now he's a lycan hunter—and she is his prey... Indulgent: Lily has always kept her magick hidden, even in a town like Serene, surrounded by others just like her. She fears exposing even a thread of her power, still haunted as she is by what she witnessed a century ago—the annihilation of her lineage, hunted, and burned at the stake. Hidden away in secret, she was the sole survivor.


Lucien's Heart (Sons of Osiris 1)

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[Siren Classic: Erotic romance, Paranormal, Contemporary, Supernatural, Shifter, Werewolves, Romantic Suspense, MF, HEA] Lucien Snowolf is the Alpha of the ...

  • L'auteur : Deloris Nash
  • Editeur: Siren-BookStrand
  • ISBN: 1646373804
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: N.A
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: [Siren Classic: Erotic romance, Paranormal, Contemporary, Supernatural, Shifter, Werewolves, Romantic Suspense, MF, HEA] Lucien Snowolf is the Alpha of the Lycan Snow Water pack. During a meeting at their bar, he stops a human male from assaulting a woman. She is one of the new teachers at the high school. He realizes that she is also his mate even though she is human. Elise Williams is stunned when she stares into the vivid green eyes of the man that saves her from being attacked by a man she briefly dated. But he is not human. Lucien is a Lycan, a being that shifts into a wolf. The attraction toward him is instant and overwhelming. The human male is part of a group abducting young female shifters. He wants Elise for himself and kidnaps her from her mate. Lucien’s priority is loving and protecting Elise. Will Lucien be able to find her or will he lose her to man obsessed with her?


Hot Mama

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Fiona Fine is the hottest fashion designer in Bigtime, N.Y.—literally. That's because she moonlights as Fiera, a superhero with superstrength and volatil ...

  • L'auteur : Jennifer Estep
  • Editeur: Jennifer Estep
  • ISBN: 0988423219
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 350
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Fiona Fine is the hottest fashion designer in Bigtime, N.Y.—literally. That's because she moonlights as Fiera, a superhero with superstrength and volatile, fire-based powers. As Fiera, she's also a member of the Fearless Five, the city's most powerful and popular superhero team. However, Fiona's been through a lot lately, including the death of her fiancé, who was murdered by an ubervillain. But Fiona is ready to move on with her life, so it seems like good karma when she meets sexy businessman Johnny Bulluci at a friend's wedding. But Fiona has little time to think of love thanks to Siren and Intelligal—the city's newest ubervillains who crash the wedding and then go on a citywide crime spree. Fiona doesn’t know exactly what the ubervillains are up to, but if she doesn't figure it out, she's the one who just might go up in flames this time ...


The Long-Distance Teammate

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What does it mean to “go to work” when you don't actually leave the house? This is the ultimate guide for remote workers who want to stay engaged as te ...

  • L'auteur : Kevin Eikenberry,Wayne Turmel
  • Editeur: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • ISBN: 1523090324
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Nombre de pages: 224
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: What does it mean to “go to work” when you don't actually leave the house? This is the ultimate guide for remote workers who want to stay engaged as team members, maintain robust work relationships, and keep an eye on their long-term career goals. Even before the coronavirus hit, remote work was growing at nearly 30 percent per year, and now it's just a fact of life. There are many millions of people who once worked at a central location every day who now find themselves facing an entirely new way of working. Written by the founders of the Remote Leadership Institute, this book is the most authoritative single resource for helping remote workers get work done effectively, build relationships that are both productive and satisfying, and maintain a career trajectory when they are not in constant close contact with their leader, coworkers, or the organization in general. The Long-Distance Teammate tackles three important issues: navigating the personal and interpersonal, growing the skills to be productive, and communicating effectively—all from a distance. In short, there is a big difference between working at home and being an effective member of a team. This practical guide describes that difference and allows you to be a great remote teammate.


Shifter Alpha Claim 2 (A Rejected Mate Shifter New Adult Romance)

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Can a woman find two Alpha soul mates in one lifetime? From the New York Times bestselling author of A Terrible Love. The Complete BBW Ménage Dark Romance ...

  • L'auteur : Marata Eros,Tamara Rose Blodgett
  • Editeur: Tamara Rose Blodgett LLC
  • ISBN: 131048578X
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 350
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Can a woman find two Alpha soul mates in one lifetime? From the New York Times bestselling author of A Terrible Love. The Complete BBW Ménage Dark Romance Serial 1-6


The Coming Storm

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Music, myth, and horror blend in this romantic, atmospheric fantasy debut about a teen girl who must fight a powerful evil that’s invaded her Prince Edwa ...

  • L'auteur : Regina M. Hansen
  • Editeur: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 1534482466
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 288
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Music, myth, and horror blend in this romantic, atmospheric fantasy debut about a teen girl who must fight a powerful evil that’s invaded her Prince Edward Island home—perfect for fans of An Enchantment of Ravens. There’s a certain wild magic in the salt air and the thrum of the sea. Beet MacNeill has known this all her life. It added spice to her childhood adventures with her older cousin, Gerry, the two of them thick as thieves as they explored their Prince Edward Island home. So when Gerry comes up the path one early spring morning, Beet thinks nothing of it at first. But he is soaking wet and silent, and he plays a haunting tune on his fiddle that chills Beet to the bone. Something is very, very wrong. Things only get worse when Marina Shaw saunters into town and takes an unsettling interest in Gerry’s new baby. Local lore is filled with tales of a vicious shape-shifting sea creature and the cold, beautiful woman who controls him—a woman who bears a striking resemblance to Marina. Beet is determined to find out what happened to her beloved cousin, and to prevent the same fate from befalling the handsome new boy in town who is winning her heart, whether she wants him to or not. Yet the sea always exacts a price...


God Stalk

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Jame is a Kencyr. Kencyrs are not native to the planet where they now live. For thirty centuries they have been the weapon that their Three-Faced God has u ...

  • L'auteur : P. C. Hodgell
  • Editeur: Baen Publishing Enterprises
  • ISBN: 1625794606
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 199
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Jame is a Kencyr. Kencyrs are not native to the planet where they now live. For thirty centuries they have been the weapon that their Three-Faced God has used against the power of the Perimal Darkling. And though they have fought well, the Darkling has come to planet after planet, and the Kencyrs have moved on. Jame knows this as she stumbles out of the hilly, barren Haunted Lands into the city of Tai-tastigon. But she knows little else. She does not remember where she has been or what she has done for the last ten years of her life. Her memory goes back only a week or two¾to finding her home destroyed and all her family dead. In Tai-tastigon Jame begins a new life that seems to be at odds with all that the Kencyrs stand for. Kencyrs are honest and just, but Jame becomes an apprentice to the most renowned thief in the powerful Thieves' Guild. Kencyrs are confirmed monotheists, yet Jame explores the rituals and activities of the thousands of gods, templed and untempled, in this religious center; she even kills a god and then resurrects him. And at the inn, the Res aB'tyrr, where she lives, she finds herself using the most sacred dances of her people, dances she does not even remember learning, for the entertainment and sometimes the destruction of the inn's patrons. Within herself Jame finds power she does not want and doubts she defies her heredity to harbor. She moves through the rich and bloody stew of Tai-tastigon like a hot spice. Her probings, to find herself and to discover what her powers mean to her and her people, combined with influences already at work, very nearly destroy the city. And yet, they bring her face to face with a destiny she must accept. This is the first of several books. At the publisher's request, this title is sold without DRM (Digital Rights Management).


Eye in the Sky

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Presenting the full story of the CORONA spy satellites' origins, Eye in the Sky explores the Cold War technology and far-reaching effects of the satellites ...

  • L'auteur : Dwayne Day
  • Editeur: Smithsonian Institution
  • ISBN: 1588345181
  • Genre: History
  • Nombre de pages: 320
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Presenting the full story of the CORONA spy satellites' origins, Eye in the Sky explores the Cold War technology and far-reaching effects of the satellites on foreign policy and national security. Arguing that satellite reconnaissance was key to shaping the course of the Cold War, the book documents breakthroughs in intelligence gathering and achievements in space technology that rival the landing on the moon.


Whiskey Storm

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Revealing themselves just landed the paranormal world in turmoil. Paige and the entire town of Troutdale helped save the world on international TV. The int ...

  • L'auteur : F.J. Blooding
  • Editeur: Whistling Book Press
  • ISBN: 194779048X
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: N.A
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Revealing themselves just landed the paranormal world in turmoil. Paige and the entire town of Troutdale helped save the world on international TV. The international part was an accident. But now the world knows. Some are in favor of paranormals being able to be themselves in the open. But most people are scared. So, when paranormals start disappearing, Paige gets involved. The town gets put on lockdown and they're once again the center of a battle that will change the fates of paranormals across the continent. This enemy is closer, more powerful, and ultimately deadlier than any other Paige has ever had to face before.


Man Down (A Rookie Rebels Novel)

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I’ve been texting the wife I lost, the woman I loved beyond measure . . . Now someone else has answered back. Gunnar Bond is broken. Three years ago, he ...

  • L'auteur : Kate Meader
  • Editeur: Kate Meader LLC
  • ISBN: 0998517879
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 352
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: I’ve been texting the wife I lost, the woman I loved beyond measure . . . Now someone else has answered back. Gunnar Bond is broken. Three years ago, he lived through the car crash that took his wife and twins away from him—though “lived” barely describes his current state. Giving up professional hockey, going off grid, and drinking himself into oblivion are his coping mechanisms. Another is texting his dead wife about his days without her. Therapeutic? Doubtful. Crazy? Definitely. But those messages into the ether are virtually the only thing stopping him from spiraling to even darker places. Until someone texts back . . . Sadie Yates is losing it. Suddenly guardian to a little sister she doesn’t know and a misbehaving hound she’d rather not know at all, she’s had to upend her (sort of) glamorous life in LA and move back to Chicago. The nanny has quit, the money’s running out, and her job is on the line. The last thing she needs is her sister’s hockey camp counselor, a judgmental Viking type, telling her she sucks at this parenting lark. Thank the goddess for her sweet, sensitive, and—fingers crossed—sexy text buddy who always knows the right thing to say. In the same city at last, they can finally see if their online chemistry is mirrored in real life. She just needs to set up a meeting … A ruined man who claims to have used up all his love is surely a bad bet, but Sadie’s never been afraid of a challenge … even one that might shatter her heart into a million pieces.


History of Public School Music - In the United States

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishin ...

  • L'auteur : Edward Bailey Birge
  • Editeur: Read Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 1446545644
  • Genre: Music
  • Nombre de pages: 384
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.


The Frame Problem in Artificial Intelligence

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The Frame Problem in Artificial Intelligence: Proceedings of the 1987 Workshop focuses on the approaches, principles, and concepts related to the frame pro ...

  • L'auteur : Frank M. Brown
  • Editeur: Morgan Kaufmann
  • ISBN: 1483214435
  • Genre: Computers
  • Nombre de pages: 368
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: The Frame Problem in Artificial Intelligence: Proceedings of the 1987 Workshop focuses on the approaches, principles, and concepts related to the frame problem in artificial intelligence (AI). The selection first tackles the definition of the frame problem, circumscription approaches and criticisms, modal logic approaches, and syntactic consistency approaches. The text then takes a look at two frame problems, frame problem in AI, and the frame problem in AI histories, including frame problem defined, mathematical frame problem, commonsense frame problem, and the problems of qualification and extended prediction and their relation to the frame problem. The publication examines tense-logic-based mitigation of the frame problem, unframing the frame problem, a truth maintenance based approach to the frame problem, and qualification problem. Topics include possible worlds, qualification and possible worlds, epistemological issues, truth maintenance, contradiction handling, application of intensional logic, development and implementation of chronolog, and approaches to solving the frame problem. The selection is a dependable source of data for researchers interested in the frame problem.


The Bookseller of Florence

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Award-winning and bestselling author Ross King is back with another rich, gripping history--a story of rivalry, new technology and the finest illuminated m ...

  • L'auteur : Ross King
  • Editeur: Bond Street Books
  • ISBN: 0385692986
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Nombre de pages: 352
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Award-winning and bestselling author Ross King is back with another rich, gripping history--a story of rivalry, new technology and the finest illuminated manuscripts known to history, all set against a Renaissance Florence backdrop. Against the endlessly rich and fascinating backdrop of Renaissance Florence, The Bookseller of Florence brings to light an extraordinary story about the city and its culture--that of Vespasiano da Bisticci, the "king of the world's booksellers," Florence's most indispensable and prolific merchant of knowledge. His bookshop in the heart of Florence was a gathering place for the city's most prominent poets and philosophers, and it was there that Vespasiano and his team of scribes created beautiful illuminated manuscripts for their clients, a cast of powerful popes and wealthy European princes. But in 1476, as Vespasiano began working on one of his most famed and gorgeous works, the Urbino Bible, the printing press came to Florence and threatened his life's work. The Bookseller of Florence tells the story of the people at the forefront of the world's greatest cultural and technological revolution. It explores the clash between old and new and the way it can produce an explosion of fresh ideas, and is the definitive tome on one of the world's most transformative moments in time.


Mike Nichols

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An instant New York Times Bestseller! A magnificent biography of one of the most protean creative forces in American entertainment history, a life of dazzl ...

  • L'auteur : Mark Harris
  • Editeur: Penguin
  • ISBN: 0399562257
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Nombre de pages: 688
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: An instant New York Times Bestseller! A magnificent biography of one of the most protean creative forces in American entertainment history, a life of dazzling highs and vertiginous plunges--some of the worst largely unknown until now--by the acclaimed author of Pictures at a Revolution and Five Came Back Mike Nichols burst onto the scene as a wunderkind: while still in his twenties, he was half of a hit improv duo with Elaine May that was the talk of the country. Next he directed four consecutive hit plays, won back-to-back Tonys, ushered in a new era of Hollywood moviemaking with Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, and followed it with The Graduate, which won him an Oscar and became the third-highest-grossing movie ever. At thirty-five, he lived in a three-story Central Park West penthouse, drove a Rolls-Royce, collected Arabian horses, and counted Jacqueline Kennedy, Elizabeth Taylor, Leonard Bernstein, and Richard Avedon as friends. Where he arrived is even more astonishing given where he had begun: born Igor Peschkowsky to a Jewish couple in Berlin in 1931, he was sent along with his younger brother to America on a ship in 1939. The young immigrant boy caught very few breaks. He was bullied and ostracized--an allergic reaction had rendered him permanently hairless--and his father died when he was just twelve, leaving his mother alone and overwhelmed. The gulf between these two sets of facts explains a great deal about Nichols's transformation from lonely outsider to the center of more than one cultural universe--the acute powers of observation that first made him famous; the nourishment he drew from his creative partnerships, most enduringly with May; his unquenchable drive; his hunger for security and status; and the depressions and self-medications that brought him to terrible lows. It would take decades for him to come to grips with his demons. In an incomparable portrait that follows Nichols from Berlin to New York to Chicago to Hollywood, Mark Harris explores, with brilliantly vivid detail and insight, the life, work, struggle, and passion of an artist and man in constant motion. Among the 250 people Harris interviewed: Elaine May, Meryl Streep, Stephen Sondheim, Robert Redford, Glenn Close, Tom Hanks, Candice Bergen, Emma Thompson, Annette Bening, Natalie Portman, Julia Roberts, Lorne Michaels, and Gloria Steinem. Mark Harris gives an intimate and evenhanded accounting of success and failure alike; the portrait is not always flattering, but its ultimate impact is to present the full story of one of the most richly interesting, complicated, and consequential figures the worlds of theater and motion pictures have ever seen. It is a triumph of the biographer's art.