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The Genetic Effects of Radiation

The Genetic Effects of Radiation


Isaac Asimov
Theodosius Dobzhansky

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

The Genetic Effects of Radiation The Authors ISAAC ASIMOV received his academic degrees from Columbia University and is Associate Professor of Biochemistry at the Boston University School of Medicine. He is a prolific author who has written over 65 books in the past 15 years, including about 20 science fiction works, and books for children. His many excellent science books for the public cover subjects in mathematics, physics, astronomy, chemistry, and biology, such as The Genetic Code, Inside ...

Keywords: General Science Issues
Once Upon a River

Once Upon a River


Diane Setterfield

ISBN: 97808575256599
Year of publication: 2018

Diane Setterfield Once Upon a River To my sisters, Mandy and Paula. I wouldnt be me without you. Along the borders of this world lie others. There are places you can cross. This is one such place. Part 1 The Story Begins THERE WAS ONCE an inn that sat peacefully on the bank of the Thames at Radcot, a long days walk from the source. There were a great many inns along the upper reaches of the Thames at the time of this story and you could get drunk in all of them, but beyond the usual ale and ...

Keywords: Fairy Tales; Folk Tales; Legends & Mythology fiction General Historical Literary Mystery & Detective
Way of the Wolf: Straight Line Selling: Master the Art of Persuasion, Influence, and Success

Way of the Wolf: Straight Line Selling: Master the Art of Persuasion, Influence, and Success


Jordan Belfort

ISBN: 9781501164286
Year of publication: 2017

Thank you for downloading this Simon Schuster ebook. Get a FREE ebook when you join our mailing list. Plus, get updates on new releases, deals, recommended reads, and more from Simon Schuster. Click below to sign up and see terms and conditions. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP Already a subscriber Provide your email again so we can register this ebook and send you more of what you like to read. You will continue to receive exclusive offers in your inbox. It is tempting to dedicate this book to the ...

Keywords: Business & Economics General Motivational Personal Success Sales & Selling
The secret agent

The secret agent


Joseph Conrad

ISBN: 9780812973051
Year of publication: 2004

The Secret Agent A Simple Tale by Joseph Conrad TO H. G. WELLS THE CHRONICLER OF MR LEWISHAMS LOVE THE BIOGRAPHER OF KIPPS AND THE HISTORIAN OF THE AGES TO COME THIS SIMPLE TALE OF THE XIX CENTURY IS AFFECTIONATELY OFFERED CHAPTER I MrVerloc, going out in the morning, left his shop nominally in charge of his brotherinlaw. It could be done, because there was very little business at any time, and practically none at all before the evening. MrVerloc cared but little about his ostensible business. ...

Keywords: Anarchists Bombings Classics Conspiracies Criticism Fiction Fiction - General General General & Literary Fiction Literary Literature - Classics London (England) Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945) Political Political fiction Radicalism Royal Greenwich Observatory
The Signature of All Things: A Novel

The Signature of All Things: A Novel


Elizabeth Gilbert

ISBN: 9780670024858
Year of publication: 2013

The Signature of ThingsElizabeth Gilbert For my grandmother Maude Edna Morcomb Olson in honor of her hundredth birthday What life is, we know not. What life does, we know well. LORD PERCEVAL Prologue Alma Whittaker, born with the century, slid into our world on the fifth of January, 1800. Swiftlynearly immediatelyopinions began to form around her. Almas mother, upon viewing the infant for the first time, felt quite satisfied with the outcome. Beatrix Whittaker had suffered poor luck thus far ...

Keywords: Fiction General Historical Literary
Classified as Murder

Classified as Murder


Miranda James

ISBN: 9780425241578
Year of publication: 2011

Table of Contents Title Page Copyright Page Dedication AcknowledgementsONE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX SEVEN EIGHT NINE TEN ELEVEN TWELVE THIRTEEN FOURTEEN FIFTEEN SIXTEEN SEVENTEEN EIGHTEEN NINETEEN TWENTY TWENTY-ONE TWENTY-TWO TWENTY-THREE TWENTY-FOUR TWENTY-FIVE TWENTY-SIX TWENTY-SEVEN TWENTY-EIGHT TWENTY-NINE THIRTY THIRTY-ONE THIRTY-TWO THIRTY-THREE THIRTY-FOUR THIRTY-FIVE PRAISE FOR Murder Past Due Combines a kindhearted librarian hero, family secrets in a sleepy Southern town, and a gentle ...

Keywords: Cat Owners cats Crime Fiction General Librarians Mississippi Murder - Investigation Mystery & Detective Mystery Fiction Women Sleuths
The Kremlin Strike

The Kremlin Strike


Dale Brown

ISBN: 9780062843043
Year of publication: 2019

Dale Brown The Kremlin Strike Dedication This novel is dedicated to the visionaries: the leaders and innovators who see beyond fear and mistrust, the ones who arent afraid to challenge conventional thought and strive to build something greater for the future. Space is one such place where we need fresh ideas and action. Ive written about a Space Defense Force for many years and now a sixth branch of the U.S. armed forces, the Space Force, has been proposed. Naturally, the howls of fear, ...

Keywords: Action Fiction General Technological Technothriller Thriller War & Military
Out of the Dark

Out of the Dark


Gregg Hurwitz

ISBN: 9781250120441
Year of publication: 2019

Gregg Hurwitz Out of the Dark Dedication To my intimidatingly astute copyeditor, Maureen Sugden Who for sixteen novels has raised my game and saved me from countless embarrassments with razor-sharp wit and feather-soft nuance Prologue: Perennial Rain 1997 Evan is nineteen, fresh off the plane, trained up, mission-ready. And yet untested. His first assignment as Orphan X. He adjusts rapidly to this foreign place, a city with drizzly rain, imperious ministry buildings, and men who kiss on both ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Crime Espionage Fiction General International Mystery & Crime Military Mystery & Detective Suspense Thriller War & Military
Hellbent

Hellbent


Gregg Hurwitz

ISBN: 9781250119186
Year of publication: 2018

Gregg Hurwitz Hellbent Dedication To Gary and Karen Messing and Darra and Zach Brewer. You dont get to choose your family, but sometimes you luck out. Epigraph And now that you dont have to be perfect, you can be good. John Steinbeck, East of Eden Evans scuffed knuckles, a fetching post-fight shade of eggplant, ledged the steering wheel. His nose was freshly broken, leaking a trickle of crimson. Nothing bad, more a shifting along old fault lines. He inspected his nose in the rearview, then ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Crime Espionage Fiction General International Mystery & Crime Military Mystery & Detective Suspense Thrillers War & Military
The Cat Who Went Bananas

The Cat Who Went Bananas


Lilian Jackson Braun

ISBN: 9780786273218
Year of publication: 2005

THE CAT WHO WENT BANANAS LILIAN JACKSON BRAUN, 2005 PROLOGUE Break a leg, Fran, honey Break a leg, Alden Break a leg, Derek, old boy It was opening night of the new play in Pickax City 400 miles north of everywhere, and the actors were receiving the traditional bonhomie from well-wishers. The theatre club was doing Oscar Wildes comedy of absurd upper-class manners: The Importance of Being Earnest. Fran Brodie, interior designer, was playing Gwendolen. The male lead was being done by Alden Wade, ...

Keywords: Animals Authors Biography & Autobiography Cat owners Cats Country life Detective Editors Fiction Fiction & related items Fiction - Mystery General General & Literary Fiction Jim (Fictitious cha Jim (Fictitious character) Journalists Juvenile Fiction Koko (Fictitious character) Large type books Millionaires Moose County (Imaginary place) Mystery Mystery & Detective Mystery & Detective - Cat Sleuths Mystery & Detective - General Pets Police Procedural Publishers Qwilleran Siamese cat Suspense Women Sleuths Yum Yum (Fictitious character Yum Yum (Fictitious character : Braun)
The Cat Who Brought Down the House

The Cat Who Brought Down the House


Lilian Jackson Braun

ISBN: 9780515136555
Year of publication: 2003

The Cat Who Brought Down the House Lilian Jackson Braun Chapter 1Who was Thelma Thackeray It was April first, and it sounded like an April Fools joke. Had anyone by that name ever lived in Moose County, 400 miles north of everywhere Yet, there it was, in black and whitein the newsbite column of the Moose County Something: RETURN OF THE NATIVE Thelma Thackeray, 82, a native of Moose County, has retired after a 55-year career in Hollywood, CA, and is returning to her native soil. Im coming home to ...

Keywords: Cat Owners Cats Country Life Fiction General Koko (Fictitious Character) Millionaires Moose County (Imaginary Place) Mystery & Detective Political Qwilleran; Jim (Fictitious Character) Yum Yum (Fictitious Character : Braun)
The Cat Who Robbed a Bank

The Cat Who Robbed a Bank


Lilian Jackson Braun

ISBN: 9780375408786
Year of publication: 2000

The Cat Who Robbed a Bank Lillan Jackson BraunOneIT WAS A SEPTEMBER to remember In Moose County 400 miles north of everywhere, plans were rife and hopes were high. First, the historic hotel in Pickax City, the county seat, was finally restored after the bombing of the previous year, and it would reopen with a new name, a new chef, and a gala reception. Then, a famous American who may or may not have slept there in 1895 was about to be honored with the citys first annual Mark Twain Festival. ...

Keywords: Cat owners Cats Country life Detective and mystery stories Fiction General Hotels Journalists Koko (Fictitious character) Large type books Millionaires Moose County (Imaginary place) Mystery & Detective Mystery fiction Qwilleran; Jim (Fictitious character) Siamese cat Thrillers Yum Yum (Fictitious character : Braun) Yum Yum (Fictitious character: Braun)
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

The Restaurant at the End of the Universe


Douglas Adams

ISBN: 9781439557563
Year of publication: 2008

The Restaurant at the End of the Universe Douglas Adams 1980 To Jane and James with many thanks to Geoffrey Perkins for achieving the Improbable to Paddy Kingsland, Lisa Braun and Alick Hale Munro for helping him to John Lloyd for his help with the original Milliways script to Simon Brett for starting the whole thing off to the Paul Simon album One Trick Pony which I played incessantly while writing this book. Five years is far too long And with very special thanks to Jacqui Graham for infinite ...

Keywords: General Science Fiction
The Son Rises: Historical Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus

The Son Rises: Historical Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus


William L Craig

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

The Son Rises: The Historical Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus byWilliam Lane Craig All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing from the publisher, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles or reviews. All Scripture quotations, except those noted otherwise, are from the New American Standard Bible, 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, and 1977 by The Lockman Foundation, and are used by ...

Keywords: REL000000 Religion / General
Finding Audrey

Finding Audrey


Sophie Kinsella

ISBN: 9781448196845
Year of publication: 2015

Contents About the BookTitle Page Dedication Finding Audrey About the Author Also by Sophie Kinsella Copyright About the Book Audrey cant leave the house. She cant even take off her dark glasses inside the house. Then her brothers friend Linus stumbles into her life. With his friendly orange-slice smile, and his funny notes, he starts to entice Audrey out again well, Starbucks is a start. And with Linus at her side, Audrey feels like she can do things shed thought were too scary. Suddenly, ...

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