Into Dust

Into Dust
Author: B.J. Daniels
Pages: 384
ISBN: 9781459294127
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Release: 2016-08-01
Editor: HQN Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Montana Hamiltons by New York Times bestselling author B.J. Daniels He's meant to protect her, but what is this cowboy keeping from her about the danger she's facing? As the daughter of a presidential candidate, Cassidy Hamilton left the Montana family ranch to escape notoriety and live her own life. But when someone tries to abduct her off a Houston sidewalk, Cassidy finds protection in the tall, dark and sexy form of cowboy Jack Durand. The gorgeous Texan doesn't recognize her, wants nothing from her and is determined to keep her safe. Jack hates keeping secrets from the beautiful Cassidy, but he knows more about her kidnapping attempt than he's admitting. Forced on the run, Jack and Cassidy begin piecing together a jagged family puzzle, exposing a plot years in the making—one that will either tear them apart or bring them closer together than ever.

Into Dust and Fire

Into Dust and Fire
Author: Rachel S. Cox
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781101579978
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Release: 2012-04-03
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

“A moving, beautifully-written tale… Rachel Cox has produced a masterpiece of storytelling, infused with romance, danger, adventure, humor, and heartbreaking loss. It is, hands down, the best description of the transformation of untested young men into soldiers that I have ever read.” — Lynne Olson, New York Times Bestselling Author of Last Hope Island The untold story of five young American friends who left the ivory towers at Harvard and Dartmouth to take on Rommel's Panzers under the blazing sun of North Africa. In the spring of 1941, with Europe consumed by war and occupation, Britain stood alone against the Nazi menace. The United States remained wary of joining the costly and destructive conflict. But for five extraordinary young Americans, the global threat of fascism was too great to ignore. Six months before Pearl Harbor, these courageous idealists left their promising futures behind to join the beleaguered British Army. Fighting as foreigners, they were shipped off to join the Desert Rats, the 7th Armoured Division of the British Eighth Army, who were battling Field Marshal Rommel’s panzer division. The Yanks would lead antitank and machine-gun platoons into combat at the Second Battle of El Alamein, the twelve-day epic of tank warfare that would ultimately turn the tide for the Allies. A fitting tribute to five men whose commitment to freedom transcended national boundaries, Into Dust and Fire is a gripping true tale of idealism, courage, camaraderie, sacrifice, and heroism. INCLUDES PHOTOS

In the Dust of This Planet

In the Dust of This Planet
Author: Eugene Thacker
Pages: 179
ISBN: 9781780990101
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Release: 2011-08-26
Editor: John Hunt Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The world is increasingly unthinkable, a world of planetary disasters, emerging pandemics, and the looming threat of extinction. In this book Eugene Thacker suggests that we look to the genre of horror as offering a way of thinking about the unthinkable world. To confront this idea is to confront the limit of our ability to understand the world in which we live - a central motif of the horror genre. In the Dust of This Planet explores these relationships between philosophy and horror. In Thacker's hands, philosophy is not academic logic-chopping; instead, it is the thought of the limit of all thought, especially as it dovetails into occultism, demonology, and mysticism. Likewise, Thacker takes horror to mean something beyond the focus on gore and scare tactics, but as the under-appreciated genre of supernatural horror in fiction, film, comics, and music.

The Charcoal In The Dust

The Charcoal In The Dust
Author: Nadia Aftab
Pages: 126
ISBN: 9781477147887
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Release: 2012-09-24
Editor: Xlibris Corporation
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The writer provokes thought envisioned in the inspiring of inner meaning, presented through a spiritual perspective. There is also a quality of sobriety in the somber realization of the ongoing battle between emotion within man from the depths of sorrow to a sense of elation. - The Charcoal in The Dust by Nadia Aftab

Words In The Dust

Words In The Dust
Author: Trent Reedy
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9780545578066
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Release: 2013-03-01
Editor: Scholastic Inc.
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Zulaikha hopes. She hopes for peace, now that the Taliban have been driven from Afghanistan; a good relationship with her hard stepmother; and one day even to go to school, or to have her cleft palate fixed. Zulaikha knows all will be provided for her--"Inshallah," God willing. Then she meets Meena, who offers to teach her the Afghan poetry she taught her late mother. And the Americans come to her village, promising not just new opportunities and dangers, but surgery to fix her face. These changes could mean a whole new life for Zulaikha--but can she dare to hope they'll come true?

Barefoot Gen Bones into dust

Barefoot Gen  Bones into dust
Author: Keiji Nakazawa,Art Spiegelman
Pages: 259
ISBN: 0867195983
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Release: 2004
Editor: Last Gasp
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In this graphic depiction of nuclear devastation, three survivors of the bombing of Hiroshima--Gen, his mother, and his baby sister--face rejection, hunger, and humiliation in their search for a place to live.

Into Dust

Into Dust
Author: Amy Quick Parrish
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0997552824
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Release: 2016-12-06
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"Janey Santiago is the Wonder Woman of West Texas--she's an anti-hero that is growing into something bigger than she may even realize." - A.J. Mayers, author of FINAL BOARDING."Mystery, romance and suspense in the West Texas Desert! A fast-paced, supernatural action/adventure." - Lynn Sutton, bestselling author of ANIMALLY and AMERICANLY."For me, Into Dust read like one of those action-adventure shows from the 1980s, The Fall Guy, for example or The Dukes of Hazzard, reminding me just how much I miss them." - David Fleming, author of THE SATURDAY BOY.When the bullet pierced her father's heart and he crumpled to the floor of his convenience store, it changed Janey Santiago's life forever. At first she wasn't even sure if she was alive or dead as she watched a strange blue light shift from his body to hers. In his final moments he handed Janey his mask, confirming her suspicions that he was indeed the vigilante fighting the local cartels.Janey felt a surge of energy and knew it was her time to carry on her father's work. With the guidance of Augusto--her father's mysterious, young right-hand man--and enigmatic parallels from her favorite comic book series, Janey must learn how to use her mysterious new abilities to fight back against the gangsters that killed her father and threaten to overtake her town.This is the first in a series--The Thunderbird Chronicles.

Ignition of Coal Dust by Permissible Explosives

Ignition of Coal Dust by Permissible Explosives
Author: Irving Hartmann
Pages: 18
ISBN: UOM:39015078469676
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Release: 1952
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Intruder in the Dust

Intruder in the Dust
Author: William Faulkner
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780307792181
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Release: 2011-05-18
Editor: Vintage
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A classic Faulkner novel which explores the lives of a family of characters in the South. An aging black who has long refused to adopt the black's traditionally servile attitude is wrongfully accused of murdering a white man.

Dust into dust

Dust into dust
Author: John Luther Adams
Pages: 22
ISBN: UCSD:31822032476459
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Release: 1991
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Statistics of Land grant Colleges and Universities

Statistics of Land grant Colleges and Universities
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: STANFORD:36105216616792
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Release: 1949
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Dust in the Universe

Dust in the Universe
Author: K. S. Krishna Swamy
Pages: 252
ISBN: 9789812562937
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Release: 2005
Editor: World Scientific
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

- First book to present a comprehensive study of dust in the universe

Dust Explosions in the Process Industries

Dust Explosions in the Process Industries
Author: Rolf K. Eckhoff
Pages: 719
ISBN: 0080488749
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Release: 2003-07-18
Editor: Elsevier
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Unfortunately, dust explosions are common and costly in a wide array of industries such as petrochemical, food, paper and pharmaceutical. It is imperative that practical and theoretical knowledge of the origin, development, prevention and mitigation of dust explosions is imparted to the responsible safety manager. The material in this book offers an up to date evaluation of prevalent activities, testing methods, design measures and safe operating techniques. Also provided is a detailed and comprehensive critique of all the significant phases relating to the hazard and control of a dust explosion. An invaluable reference work for industry, safety consultants and students. A completely new chapter on design of electrical equipment to be used in areas containing combustible/explosible dust A substantially extended and re-organized final review chapter, containing nearly 400 new literature references from the years 1997-2002 Extensive cross-referencing from the original chapters 1-7 to the corresponding sections of the expanded review chapter

Adam s Dust and Adam s Glory in the Hodayot and the Letters of Paul

Adam   s Dust and Adam   s Glory in the Hodayot and the Letters of Paul
Author: Nicholas Meyer
Pages: 300
ISBN: 9789004322929
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Release: 2016-07-04
Editor: BRILL
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In this volume, Nicholas A. Meyer offers a rethinking of the theological frameworks informing the use of traditions of the creation of humankind in the Hodayot and the letters of Paul.

Report of Investigations

Report of Investigations
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: WISC:89046336947
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Release: 1952
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Diamonds in the Dust

Diamonds in the Dust
Author: Charmaine Pauls
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9782491833015
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Release: 2020-05-19
Editor: Charmaine Pauls
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A DARK MAFIA ROMANCE Men like us, we see things. We do things, things that make us unfeeling. That's the price of power and money, of living la belle vie and running the French mafia. Then she came along like a pretty wildflower pushing through the cracks on a dirty pavement - fragile yet resilient, a breath of beauty among the filth. She was supposed to be just another job, a nameless person I was to pluck from her life and hand to my brother, nothing but a pawn in the gamble of our diamond business. There's a psychological label for men like us. We lack empathy and guilt. We do things to have what we want, things that make flowers wilt. * Diamonds in the Dust is Book 1 of the Diamonds are Forever trilogy and ends on a cliffhanger. Diamonds in the Rough (Book 2) and Diamonds are Forever (Book 3) conclude the trilogy. Other novels in the Diamond Magnate collection: Standalone Novel Beauty in the Broken Diamonds are Forever Trilogy Diamonds in the Dust (Book 1) Diamonds in the Rough (Book 2) Diamonds are Forever (Book 3)

In the Dust of Kilimanjaro

In the Dust of Kilimanjaro
Author: David Western
Pages: 312
ISBN: 1559635347
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Release: 2001-11-01
Editor: Island Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"Kilimanjaro slowly takes shape as the night sounds die, its glaciated peak tinged pink in the early light. A solitary wildebeest stares motionless as if mesmerized by the towering mass; a small caravan of giraffe drifts across the plain in solitary file, necks undulating to the slow rhythm of their gangling stride. There is an inexplicable deja vu about the African savannas, as if some subliminal memory is tweaked by the birthplace of our hominid lineage." --from In the Dust of Kilimanjaro In the Dust of Kilimanjaro is the extraordinary story of one man's struggle to protect Kenya's wildlife. World-renowned conservationist David Western -- who grew up in Africa and whose life is intertwined with the lives of its animals and indigenous peoples -- presents a history of African wildlife conservation and an intimate glimpse into his life as a global spokesperson and one of Kenya's most prominent citizens. Beginning with his childhood adventures hunting in rural Tanganyika (now Tanzania), Western describes how and why the African continent came to hold such power over him. In lyrical prose, he recounts the years of solitary fieldwork in and around Amboseli National Park that led to his gradual awakening to what was happening to the animals and people there. His immersion in the culture and ecology of the region made him realize that without an integrated approach to conservation, one that involved people as well as animals, Kenya's most magnificent creatures would be lost forever. His accounts of his friendships with the Maasai add a personal dimension to the book that gives the reader new appreciation for the centuries-old links between Africa's wildlife and people. Continued coexistence rather than segregation, he argues, offers the best hope for the world's wildlife. Western describes how his unique understanding of the potentially devastating problems in the region helped him pioneer a new approach to global wildlife conservation that balances the needs of people and wildlife without excluding one or the other. More than an exceptional autobiography, In the Dust of Kilimanjaro is a riveting look at local and global efforts to preserve species and protect ecosystems. It is the definitive story of wildlife conservation in Africa with a strong and timely message about co-existence between humans and animals.

From Dust To Stars

From Dust To Stars
Author: Norbert S. Schulz
Pages: 406
ISBN: 9783540273219
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Release: 2007-03-06
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Studies of stellar formation in galaxies have a profound impact on our understanding of the present and the early universe. The book describes complex physical processes involved in the creation of stars and during their young lives. It illustrates how these processes reveal themselves from radio wavelengths to high energy X-rays and gamma -rays, with special reference towards high energy signatures. Several sections devoted to key analysis techniques demonstrate how modern research in this field is pursued.

Into Dust

Into Dust
Author: Jonathan Lewis
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9781409051541
Available:
Release: 2011-09-15
Editor: Random House
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Minister for Defence is blown to smithereens in his car on a lonely road in the Brecon Beacons, where he has a weekend hideaway. DI Ned Bale is on the crime scene within seconds, but neither he nor forensics can work out how on earth the crime was committed, let alone who did it, or with what motive. That is until one fingerprint is found on one tiny fragment of the explosive timing device. The fingerprint of Ned Bale's closest ally in the Force, dog handler Kate Baker. But how on earth could her fingerprint be on a terrorist's bomb. Far away on bomb disposal duty in Afghanistan, Kate has to be questioned. But Kate herself has become involved with someone extremely plausible, attractive and dangerous. The mystery which unravels through this gripping thriller is completely unexpected.

Dust of Dreams

Dust of Dreams
Author: Steven Erikson
Pages: 816
ISBN: 1429969555
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Release: 2010-01-19
Editor: Macmillan
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In war everyone loses. This brutal truth can be seen in the eyes of every soldier in every world... In Letherii, the exiled Malazan army commanded by Adjunct Tavore begins its march into the eastern Wastelands, to fight for an unknown cause against an enemy it has never seen. And in these same Wastelands, others gather to confront their destinies. The warlike Barghast, thwarted in their vengeance against the Tiste Edur, seek new enemies beyond the border and Onos Toolan, once immortal T'lan Imass now mortal commander of the White Face clan, faces insurrection. To the south, the Perish Grey Helms parlay passage through the treacherous kingdom of Bolkando. Their intention is to rendezvous with the Bonehunters but their vow of allegiance to the Malazans will be sorely tested. And ancient enclaves of an Elder Race are in search of salvation—not among their own kind, but among humans—as an old enemy draws ever closer to the last surviving bastion of the K'Chain Che'Malle. So this last great army of the Malazan Empire is resolved to make one final defiant, heroic stand in the name of redemption. But can deeds be heroic when there is no one to witness them? And can that which is not witnessed forever change the world? Destines are rarely simple, truths never clear but one certainty is that time is on no one's side. For the Deck of Dragons has been read, unleashing a dread power that none can comprehend... In a faraway land and beneath indifferent skies, the final chapter of ‘The Malazan Book of the Fallen' has begun... At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.