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  • Martyrs' Mirror examines the folklore of martyrdom among seventeenth-century New England Protestants, exploring how they imagined themselves within biblical and historical narratives of persecution. Memories of martyrdom, especially stories of the Protestants killed during the reign of Queen Mary in the mid-sixteenth century, were central to a model...

    Publisher : Oxford University Press
    published : 2011
  • With the fall of the ancient Thallonian Empire, civil war threatens the planet of Zondar. The arrival of the U.S.S Excalibur is greeted with relief and celebration by the anxious populace, and Captain Mackenzie Calhoun, fresh from his cataclysmic escape form the Thallonian throneworld, is acclaimed as their prophesied savior. But one believer's messiah...

    Publisher : Pocket Books/Star Trek
    published : 2003
  • It is said that a mirror can trap a person's soul... Martin Williams is a broke, two-bit screenwriter living in Hollywood, but when he finds the very mirror that once hung in the house of a murdered 1930s child star, he happily spends all he has on it. He has long obsessed over the tragic story of Boofuls, a beautiful and successful actor who was...

    Publisher : Random House
    published : 2011
  • England is close to war. Within days the axe could fall on the neck of Mary, Queen of Scots, and Spain is already gathering a battle fleet to avenge her. Tensions in Elizabeth I's government are at the breaking point. At the center of the storm is John Shakespeare, chief intelligencer in the secret service of Sir Francis Walsingham. When an intercept...

    Publisher : HarperCollins
    published : 2014
  • This engaging and witty cultural history traces the evolution of the mirror from antiquity to the present day, illustrating its journey from wondrous object to ordinary trinket. With its earliest invention, the mirror allowed us to gaze upon ourselves, bestowing a power both fascinating and terrifying.

    Publisher : Taylor and Francis
    published : 2014
  • Martyrs offers compelling and chilling interviews with terrorist trainers, with the families of suicide bombers, fighters and fanatics, and with Muslim scholars offering differing opinions on the legitimacy of violence in Islam. Through the voices of those who plan and those who grieve, Martyrs provides provocative and troubling insights into the...

    Publisher : St. Martin's Press
    published : 2015
  • Erik Satie - composer, dandy, eccentric - is dead. Told to select one memory to take with him into the afterlife, he finds himself in limbo with a community of the deceased, looking back at his fifty-nine years for their most precious moments. Evenings of absinthe at the Chat Noir ? Friendships with Debussy, Duchamp and Man Ray? What of his great...

    Publisher : Faber & Faber
    published : 2013
  • The Right Now! series contains colorful high-impact graphics and cutting-edge design, which adds drama to every page. These 40-page stories, containing no more than 600 words each, are intended for striving readers who struggle with traditional classroom fiction. The gripping realism of each story draws the reader in... but what happens next? The endings...

    Publisher : Saddleback Educational Publishing
    published : 2014
  • In this twisting time-travel thriller, a woman faints on the eve of her wedding and awakens at the turn of the century in her grandmother?s body  The night before her wedding, Shay Garrett has no idea that a glimpse into her grandmother?s antique Chinese mirror will completely transform her seemingly ordinary life. But after a bizarre blackout,...

    Publisher : Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller
    published : 2015
  • At the centre of Tarkovsky?s oeuvre, Mirror is his most complex and autobiographical film. It reconstructs and records the iconic memories and deep emotional impressions in the life of an individual, a nation and an era. Audience reaction to Mirror was overwhelming and it came to represent a watershed in many people?s lives. It remains to this day...

    Publisher : I.B.Tauris
    published : 2001