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Shadow of a Doubt

By S.L. Rottman
  • ISBN Code: : 1561456586
  • Publisher : Peachtree Publishers
  • Pages : 224
  • Category : Young Adult Fiction
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Shadow’s life changed forever when his brother Daniel ran away. What will happen now that Daniel is home again? For fifteen-year-old Shadow Thompson, life ended seven years ago—the night his older brother Daniel ran away from home. That’s when Shadow stopped depending on other people and turned inward, relying only on himself. But now Daniel is back and he stands accused of murder. Shadow’s anger at his brother, his parents’ struggle to cope with the sudden return of their son, and Daniel’s own feelings of guilt create an emotional undertow that threatens to consume the family. But as Shadow begins to open up to new friends, he slowly learns to trust and finally, to forgive. Now the Thompsons may get a second chance at being a family. Award-winning author S. L. Rottman once again crafts a powerful story that depicts the complexity of human relationships within the framework of a troubled adolescent’s struggle to make sense of the people and the world around him.

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By Eddie S. Glaude
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  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Book Code : 0226298264
  • Total of Pages : 208
  • Category : Social Science
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  • Pdf File: in-a-shade-of-blue.pdf

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In this provocative book, Eddie S. Glaude Jr., one of our nation’s rising young African American intellectuals, makes an impassioned plea for black America to address its social problems by recourse to experience and with an eye set on the promise and potential of the future, rather than the fixed ideas and categories of the past. Central to Glaude’s mission is a rehabilitation of philosopher John Dewey, whose ideas, he argues, can be fruitfully applied to a renewal of African American politics. According to Glaude, Dewey’s pragmatism, when attentive to the darker dimensions of life—or what we often speak of as the blues—can address many of the conceptual problems that plague contemporary African American discourse. How blacks think about themselves, how they imagine their own history, and how they conceive of their own actions can be rendered in ways that escape bad ways of thinking that assume a tendentious political unity among African Americans simply because they are black. Drawing deeply on black religious thought and literature, In a Shade of Blue seeks to dislodge such crude and simplistic thinking and replace it with a deeper understanding of and appreciation for black life in all its variety and intricacy. Glaude argues that only when black political leaders acknowledge such complexity can the real-life sufferings of many African Americans be remedied, an argument echoed in the recent rhetoric and optimism of the Barack Obama presidential campaign. In a Shade of Blue is a remarkable work of political commentary and to follow its trajectory is to learn how African Americans arrived at this critical moment in their cultural and political history and to envision where they might head in the twenty-first century. “Eddie Glaude is the towering public intellectual of his generation.”—Cornel West “Eddie Glaude is poised to become the leading intellectual voice of our generation, raising questions that make us reexamine the assumptions we hold by expanding our inventory of ideas.”—Tavis Smiley

Doctor Thorne

By Anthony Trollope
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  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Book Code : 0141904968
  • Total of Pages : 608
  • Category : Fiction
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Son of a bankrupt landowner, Frank Gresham is intent on marrying his beloved Mary Thorne, despite her illegitimacy and apparent poverty. Frank's ambitious mother and haughty aunt are set against the match, however, and push him to save the family's mortgaged estate by making a good marriage to a wealthy heiress. Only Mary's loving uncle, Dr Thorne, knows the secret of her birth and the fortune she is to inherit that will make her socially acceptable in the eyes of Frank's family - but the high-principled doctor believes she should be accepted on her own terms. A telling examination of the relationship between society, money and morality, Dr Thorne (1858) is enduringly popular for Trollope's affectionate depiction of rural English life and his deceptively simple portrayal of human nature.

Information Assurance and Security Ethics in Complex Systems: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

By Dark, Melissa Jane
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  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Book Code : 161692246X
  • Total of Pages : 306
  • Category : Business & Economics
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Information Assurance and Security Ethics in Complex Systems: Interdisciplinary Perspectives offers insight into social and ethical challenges presented by modern technology. Aimed at students and practitioners in the rapidly growing field of information assurance and security, this book address issues of privacy, access, safety, liability and reliability in a manner that asks readers to think about how the social context is shaping technology and how technology is shaping social context and, in so doing, to rethink conceptual boundaries.

My Life in Christ

By Ivan Ilyich Sergiev
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  • Publisher : Holy Trinity Publications
  • Book Code : 0884654087
  • Total of Pages : 288
  • Category : Religion
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My Life in Christ has been read by millions, making it one of the most beloved modern works of Orthodox Christian spirituality. In this new edition, the English translation has been thoroughly revised and freshly typeset to make St John's own words more accessible to today's reader. The bite-sized reflections draw the reader in to the author's profound spiritual experience and love for Jesus Christ and the Church. This is the kind of book you will return to time and time again. Appropriate, relevant, and edifying reading for all Christians. The two parts of this present edition are available separately and as a complete set.

In Praise of Blood

By Judi Rever
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  • Publisher : Random House Canada
  • Book Code : 0345812115
  • Total of Pages : 304
  • Category : Political Science
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A stunning work of investigative reporting by a Canadian journalist who has risked her own life to bring us a deeply disturbing history of the Rwandan genocide that takes the true measure of Rwandan head of state Paul Kagame. Through unparalleled interviews with RPF defectors, former soldiers and atrocity survivors, supported by documents leaked from a UN court, Judi Rever brings us the complete history of the Rwandan genocide. Considered by the international community to be the saviours who ended the Hutu slaughter of innocent Tutsis, Kagame and his rebel forces were also killing, in quiet and in the dark, as ruthlessly as the Hutu genocidaire were killing in daylight. The reason why the larger world community hasn't recognized this truth? Kagame and his top commanders effectively covered their tracks and, post-genocide, rallied world guilt and played the heroes in order to attract funds to rebuild Rwanda and to maintain and extend the Tutsi sphere of influence in the region. Judi Rever, who has followed the story since 1997, has marshalled irrefutable evidence to show that Kagame's own troops shot down the presidential plane on April 6, 1994--the act that put the match to the genocidal flame. And she proves, without a shadow of doubt, that as Kagame and his forces slowly advanced on the capital of Kigali, they were ethnically cleansing the country of Hutu men, women and children in order that returning Tutsi settlers, displaced since the early '60s, would have homes and land. This book is heartbreaking, chilling and necessary.

An Essay in Aid of a Grammar of Assent

By Blessed John Henry Newman,Aeterna Press
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  • Publisher : Aeterna Press
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 503
  • Category : Religion
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No one is likely to deny that a question is distinct both from a conclusion and from an assertion; and an assertion will be found to be equally distinct from a conclusion. For, if we rest our affirmation on arguments, this shows that we are not asserting; and, when we assert, we do not argue. An assertion is as distinct from a conclusion, as a word of command is from a persuasion or recommendation. Command and assertion, as such, both of them, in their different ways, dispense with, discard, ignore antecedents of any kind, though antecedents may have been a sine quâ non condition of their being elicited. They both carry with them the pretension of being personal acts. Aeterna Press

A Journey in Other Worlds

By John Jacob Astor,Sheba Blake
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  • Publisher : Sheba Blake Publishing Corporation
  • Book Code : 3986775013
  • Total of Pages : 172
  • Category : Fiction
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Author John Jacob Astor met his end in the sinking of the Titanic. Though he was born into wealth, Astor achieved fame as a popular science fiction writer. In this, his best-known work, Astor spins a captivating tale of what life would be like in the twenty-first century, including many technological predictions that are amazingly accurate.

Ashton-Kirk, Criminologist

By John Thomas McIntyre
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  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 369
  • Category : Fiction
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"Ashton-Kirk, Criminologist" by John Thomas McIntyre. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

Harry Heathcote of Gangoil

By Anthony Trollope
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  • Publisher : Library of Alexandria
  • Book Code : 1613105177
  • Total of Pages : 159
  • Category : Australian fiction
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Detective Ashton-Kirk (Boxed-Set)

By John T. McIntyre
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  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 741
  • Category : Fiction
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Detective Ashton-Kirk is a charismatic detective who solves crime for fun and has partners in Pendleton and Fulton. Just like his famous predecessor Sherlock Holmes, Ashton-Kirk is a consulting sleuth with knowledge of diverse and eclectic fields. Content: Ashton-Kirk, Investigator Ashton-Kirk, Secret Agent Ashton-Kirk, Special Detective Ashton-Kirk, Criminologist

A Journey in Other Worlds: A Romance of the Future

By John Jacob Astor
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  • Publisher : BEYOND BOOKS HUB
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 476
  • Category : Fiction
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A Journey in Other Worlds: A Romance of the Future is a science fiction novel by John Jacob Astor IV, published in 1894.

Worlds Apart

By Elizabeth R. Jackson
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  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Book Code : 311134245X
  • Total of Pages : 265
  • Category : Language Arts & Disciplines
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A Journey to Other Worlds

By John Jacob Astor
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  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : 8026897072
  • Total of Pages : 264
  • Category : Fiction
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A Journey to Other Worlds is a tale about life in the year 2000 on the planets Saturn and Jupiter. Space travel is achieved through apergy, an anti-gravitational energy force. Jupiter proves to be a jungle world, with flesh-eating plants, vampire bats, giant snakes and mastodons, and flying lizards. Saturn, in contrast, is an ancient world of silent spirits. The spirit beings provide the explorers with foresight of their own deaths.

The Complete Works: Novels, Short Stories, Plays, Articles, Essays, Travel Sketches and Memoirs

By Anthony Trollope
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  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : 8026836790
  • Total of Pages : 20640
  • Category : Fiction
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Novels: An Eye for an Eye An Old Man's Love Ayala's Angel Barchester Towers Can You Forgive Her? Castle Richmond Cousin Henry Doctor Thorne Doctor Wortle's School Framley Parsonage Golden Lion of Granpr̈e Harry Heathcote of Gangoil He Knew He Was Right Is He Popenjoy? John Caldigate Kept in the Dark La Vendě Lady Anna Linda Tressel Marion Fay Miss Mackenzie Mr. Scarborough's Family Nina Balatka Orley Farm Phineas Finn Phineas Redux Rachel Ray Ralph the Heir Sir Harry Hotspur of Humblethwaite The American Senator The Belton Estate The Bertrams The Claverings The Duke's Children The Eustace Diamonds The Fixed Period The Kellys and the O'kellys The Landleaguers The Last Chronicle of Barset The Macdermots of Ballycloran The Prime Minister The Small House at Allington The Struggles of Brown, Jones and Robinson The Three Clerks The Vicar of Bullhampton The Warden The Way We Live Now Short Stories and Tales Plays: Did He Steal it? The Noble Jilt Travel Articles: How the 'Mastiffs' went to Iceland North America South Africa The West Indies and the Spanish Main Essays and Studies: Life of Cicero Lord Palmerston Thackeray A Walk in a Wood An Obituary Notes on Jane Austen's 'Emma' On Anonymous Literature On Dallas' 'Clarissa' On English Prose Fiction as Rational Amusement On the Higher Education of Women The Civil Service as a Profession The Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne The National Gallery The Young Women at the London Telegraph Office The Commentaries of Caesar Sketches: Clergymen of the Church of England Hunting Sketches London Tradesmen Travelling Sketches An Autobiography Notes on Trollope by Leo Tolstoy Anthony Trollope by Henry James Studies in Early Victorian Literature by Frederic Harrison.

The Complete Works of Anthony Trollope: Novels, Short Stories, Plays, Articles, Essays, Travel Sketches & Memoirs

By Anthony Trollope
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  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Book Code : 8027229898
  • Total of Pages : 20640
  • Category : Fiction
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Musaicum Books presents to you this carefully created volume of "The Complete Works of Anthony Trollope: Novels, Short Stories, Plays, Articles, Essays, Travel Sketches & Memoirs". This ebook has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Anthony Trollope (1815–1882) was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Novels: An Eye for an Eye An Old Man's Love Ayala's Angel Barchester Towers Can You Forgive Her? Castle Richmond Cousin Henry Doctor Thorne Doctor Wortle's School Framley Parsonage Golden Lion of Granpère Harry Heathcote of Gangoil He Knew He Was Right Is He Popenjoy? John Caldigate Kept in the Dark La Vendée Lady Anna Linda Tressel Marion Fay Miss Mackenzie....