To Indigo

Author: Tanith Lee
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1473206197
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To Indigo from the Author: Tanith Lee. Don't talk to strangers. Don't even look at them. The life of Roy Phipps can be summed up in a paragraph: He's fifty, leads an uneventful, well-organised existence in the house inherited from his parents, earns a modest income writing formulaic detective novels, and remembers, sometimes, his encounters with women. Roy's only aberration is the other novel he has been secretively also writing for years, the sprawling and florid story of the mad poet Vilmos, a study of murder, angst and alchemic magic. Then one evening Roy meets Vilmos, face to face. Of course, handsome Vilmos's double, Joseph Traskul, is only a coincidental look-alike. But in those fatal minutes a terrible bond is formed. For Traskul is, at the very least, insane - charismatic, predatory, lawless - a sort of human demon - whose almost supernatural powers, once provoked, will prove unstoppable. As the fiery shadows close in on him, Roy soon understands that he is now fighting for his own sanity. And probably for his life.

The Political Economy Of Indigo In India 1580 1930

Author: Ghulam A. Nadri
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004311556
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The Political Economy Of Indigo In India 1580 1930 from the Author: Ghulam A. Nadri. In The Political Economy of Indigo in India, 1580-1930: A Global Perspective Ghulam A. Nadri explores the dynamics of the indigo industry and trade in India from a long-term perspectives and in a global context.

The Complete Idiot S Guide To Indigo Children

Author: Carolyn Flynn
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440626197
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The Complete Idiot S Guide To Indigo Children from the Author: Carolyn Flynn. Forget the Age of Aquarius and hang on tight! The term 'Indigo Children' entered the lexicon in 1982 when psychic and author Nancy Ann Tappe talked about the coming Indigo Age in her book, Understanding Your Life Through Color. In this guide, the authors explain why Indigo Children require lots of attention: they tend to think holistically and intuitively, and they process emotions differently. Parenting these high-level children is a challenge, and their years in school may be challenging. ?Articles about the Indigo phenomenon have appeared in newspapers throughout the U.S. and as far away as Russia over the last few years, including one in the New York Times ?Author Wendy H. Chapman is considered one of the foremost experts on Indigo

Indigo Plantations And Science In Colonial India

Author: Prakash Kumar
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139576968
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Indigo Plantations And Science In Colonial India from the Author: Prakash Kumar. Prakash Kumar documents the history of agricultural indigo, exploring the effects of nineteenth-century globalisation on this colonial industry. Charting the indigo culture from the early modern period to the twentieth century, Kumar discusses how knowledge of indigo culture thrived among peasant traditions on the Indian subcontinent in the early modern period and was then developed by Caribbean planters and French naturalists who codified this knowledge into widely disseminated texts. European planters who settled in Bengal with the establishment of British rule in the late eighteenth century drew on this information. From the nineteenth century, indigo culture became more modern, science-based and expert driven, and with the advent of a cheaper, purer synthetic indigo in 1897, indigo science crossed paths with the colonial state's effort to develop a science for agricultural development. Only at the end of the First World War, when the industrial use of synthetic indigo for textile dyeing and printing became almost universal, did the indigo industry's optimism fade away.

Indigo Rising Magazine

Author: Tannen Dell
Publisher: Indigo Rising LLC
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Indigo Rising Magazine from the Author: Tannen Dell. Indigo Rising Magazine is a chapbook of Poetry, Fiction, Art and Photography. Completely Ad Free!