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Carol A. Dingle - 2000 - 192 pages
|It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is a wonderful aid in the pursuit |
of fortune; but the art of being bored is infinitely more successful. Only the history
of free peoples is worth our attention; the history of men under a despotism is ...
- 140 pages
|For years now people have been asking to use their indispensable DeLorme |
maps on a color- screen GPS. .... But as global warming continues to melt
glaciers, spawn more winter rain, and dissolve snow earlier in the spring, the .....
BY TOM CLYNES In August 1999, British artist Hamish Fulton set out on a long
hike through the mountains of ...... Seagull is a 4,000-acre expanse with more
than 100 islands and open water that calls for calm winds, steady skills, and a bit
of good fortune ...
|It is impossible to overstate how vital this work is to the entirety of human culture as it stands in the 21st century.|
|The Satyricon by Petronius Arbiter: ILLUSTRATED|
|This is just the initial act in a magnificent odyssey that seamlessly merges the actual with the imagined. A book whose importance is eclipsed only by its quality, The Satanic Verses is a key work of our times.|
|" Taken together, this selection of essays forms an exquisitely drawn portrait that depicts the strength and warmth of Montaigne's personality.|
|The original uncut edition of Stranger in a Strange Land by Hugo Award winner Robert A Heinlein - one of the most celebrated science-fiction novels of all time.|
|The true story of Art Williams, a gifted counterfeiter who created a nearly indistinguishable copy of what was thought to be the most secure hundred-dollar bill ever created, and printed millions of the fake bills for criminals and spending ...|