The Complete Adventures Of The Moon Man Volume 2 1934

Author: Frederick C. Davis
ISBN: 9781618272409
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The Complete Adventures Of The Moon Man Volume 2 1934 from the Author: Frederick C. Davis. One of the strangest pulp heroes is finally available from Altus Press! Created by pulp fiction legend Frederick C. Davis for the pages of the ultra-rare title, Ten Detective Aces, the Moon Man fought the forces of the underworld in 38 unforgettable tales. Volume 2 collects the next six stories from this series: "Silver Death," "Mark of the Moon Man," "Crimson Shackles," "Blood Bargain," "The Black Lash" and "The Murder Master." And it includes an all-new introduction by Moon Man expert Andrew Salmon.

Adventures In The Moon

Author: John Russell Russell (Earl)
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Adventures In The Moon from the Author: John Russell Russell (Earl).

Northward To The Moon

Author: Polly Horvath
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade
ISBN: 0375893067
Size: 11.90 MB
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Northward To The Moon from the Author: Polly Horvath. In this beautiful follow-up to the highly acclaimed My One Hundred Adventures, Jane and her family have moved to Canada . . . but not for long. When her stepfather, Ned, is fired from his job as a high school French teacher (seems he doesn’t speak French), the family packs up and Jane embarks on a series of new adventures. At first, she imagines her family as a gang of outlaws, riding on horseback in masks, robbing trains, and traveling all the way to Mexico. But the reality is different: Setting off by car, they visit the tribe of Native Americans with whom Ned once lived, head to Las Vegas in search of Ned’s magician brother, and wind up spending the summer with his eccentric mother on her ranch out west. As Jane lives through it all—developing a crush on a ranch hand, reevaluating her relationship with Ned, watching her sister Maya’s painful growing up—she sees her world, which used to be so safe and secure, shift in strange and inconvenient ways. From the Hardcover edition.

Harry Moon Origin Wand Paper Scissors

Author: Mark Andrew Poe
ISBN: 9781943785599
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Harry Moon Origin Wand Paper Scissors from the Author: Mark Andrew Poe. IN THIS ORIGIN STORY, Harry Moon is up to his eyeballs in magic. In the small town of Sleepy Hollow where every day is Halloween night, his archenemy, Titus Kligore, has eyes on winning the annual Scary Talent Show. Harry's sister, Honey Moon, says Harry needs better tricks so he finds a new and better magic wand. Still, Harry has a tough job ahead of him if he is going to steal the crown. He takes a chance on a magical rabbit who introduces him to the deep magic. Harry decides the best way forward is to "do no evil " while the battle to defeat Titus goes epic.

The Adventures Of Wu

Author: H. Y. Lowe
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400855896
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The Adventures Of Wu from the Author: H. Y. Lowe. Based on first-hand experience, this entrancing narrative of daily life in Peking in the first decades of this century makes vivid the milieu of a fictional family--the traditionally-minded, lower middle- class family of Wu. The author uses experiences of the Wu family's son from birth to marriage to convey in rich detail a vanished way of life, including children's games, nursery rhymes, and education; flowers and foods; street entertainers, folk amusements, and acrobatics; religions; jokes and poems; and a great deal more. Originally published in 1983. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

Tasting The Moon

Author: Meg Fortune McDonnell
ISBN: 9780615424996
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Tasting The Moon from the Author: Meg Fortune McDonnell. This is the story of a "no holds barred" pathway through life-from the author's eccentric childhood, through the tumult of the 1960's, to the ashram of Adi Da Samraj, the spiritual teacher she encountered in the 70's. With disarming and raw candor, Meg Fortune McDonnell recounts the ego-deaths and transformations she went through as she followed her unorthodox teacher around the globe-and to uncharted spiritual dimensions not located on the map. To connect her riveting confessions to current events, McDonnell draws on references from "Vanity Fair" to "The Buddhist Bible" and Alanis Morisette to Ramana Maharshi, deftly tracing the recent epoch of our collective spiritual quest along with her personal adventures. The three decades McDonnell spent under the tutelage of her enigmatic teacher were filled with sometimes hair-raising, sometimes hilarious, ultimately uplifting explorations of everything, including: what vampires tell us about the taboo against the spirit and what it really means to be "sexually liberated," healing debilitating Oedipal wounds and thawing the icy character that freezes out love, uncovering new gender roles and empowering female strengths, dancing as tribal prayer for world peace, recurring and mysterious synchronicities, what true beauty is-in art, friends, & avatars, and blessing meant for everyone. A fascinating life, masterfully told.

What Einstein Told His Cook 2 The Sequel Further Adventures In Kitchen Science

Author: Robert L. Wolke
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393079821
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What Einstein Told His Cook 2 The Sequel Further Adventures In Kitchen Science from the Author: Robert L. Wolke. The scientist in the kitchen tells us more about what makes our foods tick. This sequel to the best-selling What Einstein Told His Cook continues Bob Wolke's investigations into the science behind our foods—from the farm or factory to the market, and through the kitchen to the table. In response to ongoing questions from the readers of his nationally syndicated Washington Post column, "Food 101," Wolke continues to debunk misconceptions with reliable, commonsense answers. He has also added a new feature for curious cooks and budding scientists, "Sidebar Science," which details the chemical processes that underlie food and cooking. In the same plain language that made the first book a hit with both techies and foodies, Wolke combines the authority, clarity, and wit of a renowned research scientist, writer, and teacher. All those who cook, or for that matter go to the market and eat, will become wiser consumers, better cooks, and happier gastronomes for understanding their food.

The Jules Verne Sci Fi Omnibus Extraordinary Tales Of Fantastical Adventures Scientific Wonders Incredibly Prophetic Inventions Illustrated

Author: Jules Verne
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8026868870
Size: 68.33 MB
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The Jules Verne Sci Fi Omnibus Extraordinary Tales Of Fantastical Adventures Scientific Wonders Incredibly Prophetic Inventions Illustrated from the Author: Jules Verne. This carefully crafted ebook: The Jules Verne Sci-Fi Omnibus - Extraordinary Tales of Fantastical Adventures, Scientific Wonders & Incredibly Prophetic Inventions (Illustrated) is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Journey to the Centre of the Earth The Mysterious Island From the Earth to the Moon Around the Moon (A Sequel to From the Earth to the Moon) Twenty Thousand Leagues Under The Sea Doctor Ox™s Experiment or, A Fantasy of Dr Ox Hector Servadec or, Off on a Comet The Steam House An Express of the Future The Purchase of the North Pole or, Topsy-Turvy Robur the Conqueror, or The Clipper of the Clouds The Master of the World (A Sequel to Robur the Conqueror) The Castle of the Carpathians In The Year 2889 Jules Verne (1828-1905) was a French novelist who pioneered the genre of science fiction. A true visionary with an extraordinary talent for writing adventure stories, his writings incorporated the latest scientific knowledge of his day and envisioned technological developments that were years ahead of their time. Verne wrote about undersea, air, and space travel long before any navigable or practical craft were invented.

Moon By Whale Light

Author: Diane Ackerman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030776334X
Size: 65.22 MB
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Moon By Whale Light from the Author: Diane Ackerman. In a rare blend of scientific fact and poetic truth, the acclaimed author of A Natural History of the Senses explores the activities of whales, penguins, bats, and crocodilians, plunging headlong into nature and coming up with highly entertaining treasures. From the Trade Paperback edition.