Sight Unseen

Author: Iris Johansen
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1250020530
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Sight Unseen from the Author: Iris Johansen. She was safe in a world of darkness. Now danger threatens in the cold light of day...Before the experimental surgery that gave her sight, Kendra Michaels developed her other senses to an amazing capacity. Now she can identify a Nissan by the sound of its engine, a Norelco electric razor by the pattern of stubble it leaves behind, or an obscure colorless fire accelerant by its sweet smell. Law enforcement agencies clamor for her rare powers of perception and observation, too often disrupting the life she has built helping others through music therapy. Because so very often, only Kendra can get the job done. But in this case, it's Kendra who first realizes that the apparent traffic accident on San Diego's historic Cabrillo Bridge is in fact a murder scene, and she rushes to alert the police before crucial evidence is destroyed. As the body count rises and one murder unveils another, a gruesome pattern emerges. Someone is killing people in ways that mirror Kendra's most notorious cases. She has a fan: someone who admires her work and is twisted enough to show that admiration through murder--while naming himself after the biggest art forger of the 20th century. He views himself not as a monster but as an artist. And he is not working alone. In Iris Johansen's Sight Unseen, as the darkness closes in, near enough to touch Kendra and those she loves, Kendra must come face to face with her greatest fears--and her most ruthless enemy. A man who moves through the shadows, a man she may even know, who hides behind the mask of sanity, sight unseen.

Sight Unseen

Author: Budd Hopkins
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743412193
Size: 16.38 MB
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Sight Unseen from the Author: Budd Hopkins. Seeks to provide evidence of extraterrestrial activity on Earth, demonstrating how discoveries in modern science support the plausibility of the UFO phenomenon while sharing previously unreported cases of UFO invisibility and genetically altered human beings. Reprint.

Sight Unseen

Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300144215
Size: 30.20 MB
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Sight Unseen

Author: Martin A. Berger
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520244597
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Sight Unseen from the Author: Martin A. Berger. "A compelling and challenging work."—Frances K. Pohl, author of Framing America "Berger is unafraid to tackle the major issues, and this book shows it."—Bruce Robertson, author of Marsden Hartley and Reckoning with Winslow Homer "Berger, writing on topics as diverse as landscape photography and early film, pushes into fascinating issues of gender, race, and class with sensitivity, insight, and largely jargon-free analysis. Having made a mark as a key Eakins scholar, he promises to achieve a similar feat in Sight Unseen, getting us to rethink traditional material in a new light."—John Wilmerding, Christopher Binyon Sarofim Professor of American Art, Princeton University

Sight Unseen

Author: Melvyn A. Goodale
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198568070
Size: 24.72 MB
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Sight Unseen from the Author: Melvyn A. Goodale. Vision, more than any other sense, dominates our mental life. Our visual experience is so rich and so detailed, that we can hardly distinguish that experience from the world itself. Even when we just think about the world and don't look at it directly, we can't help but imagine what it looks like. We think of 'seeing' as being an exclusively conscious activity - we direct our eyes, we choose what we look at, we register what we are seeing. The research described in this book has radically altered this attitude towards vision. The odyssey begins and ends with the story of a young woman (here called 'Dee') apparently blind to the shapes of things in her visual world due to a devastating brain accident. As their investigations unfolded, Milner and Goodale found that Dee wasn't in fact 'form-blind' at all - she could register the shapes of objects unconsciously, though she didn't at first realise it. Taking us on a journey into the unconscious brain, the two scientists whomade this discovery tell the amazing story of their work, and the surprising conclusions about the normal brain's hidden capacities they were forced to reach. Written to be accessible to students and popular science readers, this book is a fascinating illustration of how the study of a damaged brain can reveal much about the human condition.

Sight Unseen

Author: Melvyn Goodale
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199596964
Size: 54.29 MB
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Sight Unseen from the Author: Melvyn Goodale. In this updated and extended edition of their book, Goodale and Milner explore one of the most extraordinary neurological cases of recent years—one that profoundly changed scientific views on the visual brain. Taking us on a journey into the unconscious brain, this book is a fascinating illustration of the power of the 'unconscious' mind.

Sight Unseen

Author: Donald Margulies
Publisher: Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
ISBN: 9780822213178
Size: 58.27 MB
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Sight Unseen from the Author: Donald Margulies. THE STORY: Jonathan Waxman is the artist as superstar, plunged into the exorbitant hype of the American art world where a publicist is as necessary as a brush and canvas. Just before his works are celebrated at an exhibition in London, Jonathan jou

Feminist Discourse And Spanish Cinema

Author: Susan Martin-Márquez
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 9780198159797
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Feminist Discourse And Spanish Cinema from the Author: Susan Martin-Márquez. This work provides a detailed consideration of women directors working before the Civil War and during Franco's dictatorship, and an exploration of the impact of feminism on filmmaking in Spain.

Sight Unseen

Author: David Carroll
Publisher: Scholastic Canada
ISBN: 1443146919
Size: 34.75 MB
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Sight Unseen from the Author: David Carroll. What would it feel like to know you are going blind? Thirteen-year-old Finn loves bike riding - the more dangerous the trail, the better. But he had a spectacular crash a few months ago, and he's just received a diagnosis that will change his life. He is slowly going blind. In a few years his vision will be gone. Desperate to salvage something of his "last" summer, Finn invites a friend to the cottage and is drawn to a strange island that seems to glimmer - but no one else can see it. When he gets close, he's sucked into something he could never have anticipated. Can Finn's friend Cheese help him come to terms with "lights out" . . . or will it take something much more extraordinary?

Sight Unseen And Other Plays

Author: Donald Margulies
Publisher: Theatre Communications Group
ISBN: 1559367520
Size: 74.54 MB
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Sight Unseen And Other Plays from the Author: Donald Margulies. Includes: Found a Peanut, The Loman Family Picnic, The Model Apartment, What's Wrong with This Picture?, and Sight Unseen.. With a palpable affection for the traditions of the stage and a taste for surreal comedy, Margulies "manages to transform what might have been kitchen-sink drama into theatre that is unsettling, imaginative and quite hilarious"--Howard Kissel, New York Daily News