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The Religious Dimension

By: Donald Broadribb

...THE RELIGIOUS DIMENSION THE RELIGIOUS DIMENSION by DONALD BROADRIBB With contributions by Marilyn H... ...contributions by Marilyn Holly and Norma Lyons Second Edition Published by the Author York, Western Australia 2006 The first edition of this book was... ...Western Australia 2006 The first edition of this book was published under the title The Mystical Chorus by Millennium Books [an imprint of E.J. Dwyer... ...the sun’s road to [its] rising, through the mountain. When he had gone one league the darkness be- came thick around him, for there was no light, he c... ...was no light, he could see nothing ahead and nothing behind him. After two leagues the darkness was thick and there was no light, he could see nothing... ...nothing behind him. [And so on, for three, four, five, six, seven and eight leagues.] After nine leagues the dawn light appeared. At the end of twelve ... ...into a tall ghost gum tree. His body is also metamorphosed in stone at the summit of Winbaraku. This stone is the increase site for this species of sn...

...ction. Whether as children we were taught at a church Sunday school or some other religious institution, or weabsorbed simple social assumptions from the culture we live in, none of us grow up in a religious vacuum. Through most of history the majority of people appear to have been reasonably satisfied with the religious culture which went hand in hand with their social st...

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Heroes of Unknown Seas and Savage Lands

By: J. W. Buel

... HEROES OF UNKNOWN SEAS AND SAVAGE LANDS By J. W. BUEL, Author of "The Beautiful Story," "The Story of Man," "The Living World," "Russia a... ...The Story of Man," "The Living World," "Russia and Siberia," etc. A RECORD OF THE FINDING OF ALL LANDS And Descriptions of the First Visits Made by ... ...NDING OF ALL LANDS And Descriptions of the First Visits Made by Europeans to the Wild Races of the World; FOLLOWING THE FOOTSTEPS OF ADVANCING CIVI... ... Indies long before the time of Columbus. Brazil was formerly placed a hundred leagues west of Ireland, and was called Vanishing Island, because while... ...of certain exceedingly rich islands which were represented to lie five hundred leagues to the west. The story of these westerly islands, as related by... ...atures peopling the ocean beyond took the place of Satan's hand, so that every league covered was like a deeper plunge into demoniacal horrors, a chal... ...ing. Off the coast of Sicily he raises his head from the waves and watches the summit of the great volcano, and every eruption sends him into despair,... ...er the greatest hardships he crossed the Isthmus of Darien, and from a western summit beheld the South Sea stretching away in boundless perspective. H... ... at the base are 1440 feet, its present height 177 feet, while the area on the summit is something more than 45,310 square feet, or a little more than...

...Thrilling narratives of voyages, discoveries, adventures, battles, darings and sufferings of the heroic characters, bold explorers and dauntless spirits who have made ocean history and established christian supremacy over the most savage lands of the earth. Reciting astonishing incidents and perilous undertakings amo...

...The Rolling Stone of History. -- Surprising revelations -- Ancient Cities that are now no more -- Effects of Cataclysms upon the human race -- The rise and fall of nations -- Cave dwellers who became masters of the world -- T...

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Fire and für : The Last Sorcerer Dragony

By: Roger C. Schlobin

...n FIRE AND FUR: FIRE AND FUR: FIRE AND FUR: FIRE AND FUR: THE LAST SORCERER DRAGON THE LAST SORCERER DRAGON THE LAST SORCERER DRAGON ... ...nd humor in a fantasy novel…painfully beautiful…passionate, sensual…loved the sarcastic cat…bittersweet…full of action…awesome love scene in the thu... ...e in the thunderstorm…heartbreaking…best adolescent hero since Catcher in the Rye.” Originally published in 1994 by Omnimedia. It is the firs... ...e now burned with a godlike power that lit the palace like a beacon. For leagues dragons turned to marvel and wonder at the light that banished all... ...d Lei- kung's chorten. So far, not even Erh-lang had been able to top the summit of the Bogdo-ola, the Barkul Range's highest peak. I wonder if I c... ... Not this morning! Not after a night with Nü-kua! Air's too thin at the summit to fly anyway. They had laughed to discover that her bed of herbs ... ...e wasn't too interested in climbing the clouds that tipped and ringed the summits. There are enough passes to cut through before and beyond Lei-kun... ...left him to his brooding silence, his unabated anger. After she let some leagues of dead, white sand pass beneath them, she looked off toward the f...

...escriptive novel in search of a feature-length, animated film, Fire and Fur might more properly be called "Smart Dragons, Dumb Choices.? It is set in the pre-human Gobi desert and draws on Chinese mythology. Its major characters are dragons and cats. Of course, the cats do speak (often caustically) since a few dragons are interesting enough (cats can still speak but no one...

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Aesthetics

By: Florentin Smaradanche

...(second edition) American Research Press Rehoboth 2002 2 Titu Popescu THE AESTHETICS OF PARADOXISM (second edition) Translated from Romanian by... ...andache/ ISBN: 1-931233-53-5 Standard Address Number 297-5092 Printed in the United States of America 4 Foreword In the history of thought and... ...States of America 4 Foreword In the history of thought and creation, the decisive events, the great and significant moments, the strongly affir... ...he forms, the paradoxists put themselves under the Cioranian sign of thesummits of desperation”, of the inconvenience of having invented a languag... ...mon language. In 1997 too, appears Through tunnels of words - the summit of virtuosity in the one verse poetry. Is there any contradiction b... ...st phenomenon, Teresinka Pereira, from Brazil, - but also of the Cultural League “Oltenia” in Craiova. He is co-opted as a member by many artistic as...

...In the history of thought and creation, the decisive events, the great and significant moments, the strongly affirmative stages - then the imposition of the optimizing novelties - have depended on the name and prestige of a pe...

...In aesthetics, the paradox means the apparent resolution of an enigmatic situation (the result of such a process is the satisfaction of a distention), the emotional moving force being the unforeseen, the unexpected (which generates and al...

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Terrorists and Freedom Fighters

By: Sam Vaknin

...dija Rangelovska – write to: palma@unet.com.mk or to vaknin@link.com.mk Visit the Author Archive of Dr. Sam Vaknin in "Central Europe Review": ... ...IA C O N T E N T S I. Terrorists and Freedom Fighters II. Macedonia to the Macedonians III. The Black Hand IV. The Insurgents and the ... ... the Macedonians III. The Black Hand IV. The Insurgents and the Swastika V. KLA – The Army of Liberation VI. Appendix: Pathological Narcissism, Gr... ...y. In 1912 Bulgaria, Serbia, and Greece - former bitter foes - formed the Balkan League to confront an even more bitter foe, the Ottoman Empire o... ... he in effect sealed his own death warrant. The IMRO teamed up with the Military League (an organization of disgruntled officers, both active dut... ...ated with the more potent of its potential enemies (Greece, Bulgaria) in the Balkan League. To cleanse the Balkans of all Turks was the explicit goa... ...li Majko and Macedonia's Ljubco Georgievski. This new-found camaraderie ended in a summit with the latter, organized by Arben Xhaferi (Dzaferi), an...

...The history of four terrorist organizations in the Balkans and a general introduction to terrorism and freedom fighting. Also includes essays about religious co-existence in the Balkans and about pathological narcissism as a ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book V : My Visit to Singaling

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...TURNS” --In Search of Utopia-- Book 5 Our Visit to Singaling The Pearl of Southeast Asia 1 ... ... Table of Contents THE COUNTRY OF SINGALING ..................................................... .......................................................................... 3 THE AGING WORKFORCE .......................................................... ...l family values. We allow no other activities between 6 and 7 PM—no youth league sports, no TV, no concerts. “We have some other requiremen... ...ho was an amateur here, playing professionally for Arsenal in the Premier League. And we have three actors who have left for professional careers abr... ... 10a. Brookings Institution report, 2007 11. Congressional Public Health Summit, 2000 12. Anderson, C.A. (2004). “An update on the effects of viole...

...Overpopulation is responsible for many of our planet's problems--global warming, the lack of fresh water, poverty, high gasoline and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemu...

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Empire and Wars

By: Sam Vaknin

...written permission from: Lidija Rangelovska – write to: palma@unet.com.mk Visit the Author Archive of Dr. Sam Vaknin in "Central Europe Review": ... ...ml Created by: LIDIJA RANGELOVSKA REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA C O N T E N T S I. The Author II. About "After the Rain" Containing the United S... ...S I. The Author II. About "After the Rain" Containing the United States I. The Roots of Anti-Americanism II. Containing the United States ... ...s. It should not be considered a contribution to or framework for the Johannesburg Summit." The United Nations - like NATO and other Cold War crit... ...s is smaller than Mexico's (or Spain's, adds The Economist). According to the Arab League, the gross national product of all its members amounted t... ...lion worth of manufactured goods and farm products from the 22 members of the Arab League, Afghanistan and Iran combined - or about half our value-... ...well become the war's greatest victim. In a recent economic conference of the Arab League, then Egyptian Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Fai...

The antecedents and aftermath of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq and the role of the United States in international affairs.

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And Gulliver Returns Book VII : Book 7 Visit to Indus

By: Bob Oconnor

.............................................................. 3 RECOGNIZING THE WORLD’S PROBLEMS ......................................................... ...CTION ................................................................ 38 THE HINDU RELIGION AND POPULATION CONTROL .................................... ......................................................................... 74 THE POLITICS OF DEVELOPING A THIRD WORLD COUNTRY ............................. ...talism that tends to keep most of the money at the top end of the economic summit. I don‘t mind people being rich honestly, but when they get it by u... ... Golden Rule. Just look at the Catholic Italian mafia, the Jewish Defense League, and the Tamil Tigers. So many in religion are concerned only with ...

...Overpopulation is responsible for many of our planet's problems--global warming, the lack of fresh water, poverty, high gasoline and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemu...

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When Serpents Die

By: Gerrie Ferris

... Gerrie Ferris 2 THE LAURA KATE PLANTATION SERIES Book One When Serpents Die... ...by Gerrie Ferris ISBN 10: 1-936000-13-X ISBN 13: 978-1-936000-13-5 Published in the United States of America Publish Date: March 29, 2009 Edi... ... recording or by any information retrieval and storage system without permission of the publisher. Names, characters and incidents depicted in th... ...id was true. He had the truck whining up the small mountain until it reached the summit, then started the downhill jerk and bump along the treach... ... shook her head adamantly. He said, “I see you don’t believe that she would be in league with Royce Lee’s killer.” She smiled at his word usage.... ...th Royce Lee’s killer.” She smiled at his word usage. “No, Hannah wouldn’t be in league with Royce’s killer.” “What could have necessitat... ...ss — a below-the-knee garment that a proper society woman wore to luncheons, Junior League second-hand sales and to teas. Miss Sister had on a gree...

...Royce's business partner. Sparks fly, but can she really trust a man she knows nothing about? And why is it that every time something new develops in the case, he seems to be there? Warnings to back off escalate to an attempt on her life. Now, for Laura Kate, it's more than just a mystery. Depending on Jack might be a mistake, but if Laura Kate can get past his southern ch...

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The Path of Splitness

By: Indrek Pringi

...ht January 29th 2001 Canadian Copyright: 1072425 Nov 12 th 2009 Due to the ideas presented in this book, I have had to use various terms and ... ...e various terms and words that are not found in dictionaries: beginning with the title. The word: ‘Splitness’ is used to describe two complimentar... ...ary, simultaneous conditions: Connection, and Separation. This book explores the logical extrapolation of this, and other Dynamics. My challenge t... ...re in the human psyche. World leaders strutting around, having their fucking summit meetings: the sum of importance they get from being on top of a... ...ght is reached: all you get are continuing landslides of sand pouring off the summit without any gain in height… the top layers slightly shifting, w... ...lse. When you glorify something: you are assuming that the top, the peak, the summit, the apex, the highest point of anything: is assumed to be the ... ...ey would have to kiss their high-paying careers goodbye. The national hockey league jealously guarded its reputation as the world’s best hockey leag... ...obber barons and Junkers did not belong to the corrupt English-Jewish-American league of international banking criminals. They threatened to take ov... ...rstar baseball and hockey players receive fame and huge salaries: but the farm leagues and the thousands of athletes who are trained and groomed just...

...The Path of Splitness is a major non fiction work of 1,868 pages: This is the latest revised version. The book analyzes and explains: 1: The origins of our Universe: where it came from and how it was created. 2: Basic ...

...Chapter 1: The Universe. Pgs 1-112 How the Universe came into being. Chapter 2: Life Pgs 113-131 Structural dynamics of the Universe and Life Chapter 3: Hominids Pgs 132-187 A: How we evolved into Humans ...

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20, 000 Leagues under the Sea

By: Jules Verne

...by Jules Verne A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne is a publication of the Pennsylvania S... ... A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univer- s... ...e, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, nor anyone... ...State University nor Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, nor anyone associated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsibility for the materi... ...document or for the file as an electronic transmission, in any way. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne, the Pennsylvania State University, El... ...State University is an equal opportunity university. 3 Jules Verne 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne PART ONE CHAPTER I A SHIFTING REEF T H... ...he Pacific. I saw in the morning, some miles to the windward, the elevated summits of the island. These wa- ters furnished our table with excellent fi... ...º 32' E. long. The earth seemed covered with verdure from the shore to the summits in the interior, that were crowned by Mount Kapogo, 476 feet high. ... ...soon showed itself through the dissipating fogs, first the shore, then the summits. The natives were there, more numerous than on the day before—five ...

...Excerpt: The year 1866 was signalised by a remarkable inci dent, a mysterious and puzzling phenomenon, which doubtless no one has yet forgotten. Not to mention rumours which agitated the maritime population and excited the public mind...

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The French Revolution a History Volume Two

By: Thomas Carlyle

... U UB B B B BLI LI LI LI LICA CA CA CA CATI TI TI TI TIO O O O ON N N N N The French Revolution: A History (Volume Two) by Thomas Carlyle is a public... ...h Revolution: A History (Volume Two) by Thomas Carlyle is a publication of the Penn- sylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnish... ...e, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, nor anyone... ................................................. 38 Chapter 2.1.VIII. Solemn League and Covenant. ......................................................... ...sh obscurely into Limbo. (See Deux Amis, v. 199.) Chapter 2.1.VIII. Solemn League and Covenant. Such dim masses, and specks of even deepest black, wor... ...r other than the Jean- Jacques one, swore, in their extreme need, a Solemn League and Covenant,—as Brothers on the forlorn-hope, and im- 42 The Frenc... ...h it is made of deal,—stands sol- emn, a ‘Temple of Concord:’ on the outer summit rises ‘a Statue of Liberty,’ colossal, seen for miles, with her Pike... ...all fingers; but they make the patriot barrow go, and even force it to the summit of the slope (with a little tracing, which what man’s arm were not t...

Excerpt: The French Revolution. A History (Volume Two).

...Contents VOLUME II.?THE CONSTITUTION ...................................................................................................................... 6 BOOK 2.I. THE FEAST OF PIKES .............................................................

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A Journey to the Interior of the Earth

By: Jules Verne

...A Journey to the Interior of the Earth By Jules Verne A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publicatio... ...es Verne A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication A Journey to the Interior of the Earth by Jules Verne is a publication of the Pennsylvan... ...e, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, nor anyone... ...e possibly have been a more exact guide? As soon as we have arrived at the summit of Snaefell we shall have no hesitation as to the proper road to tak... ...oportion to be constant, and the radius of the earth being fifteen hundred leagues, there must be a tem- perature of 360,032 degrees at the centre of ... ...oxydized and formed miniature mountains; a crater broke open at one of its summits; the eruption took place, and communicated to the whole of the ball... ... lift up the crust, and then burst through a crater suddenly formed at the summit or thinnest part of the volcano. To the eruption succeeded other vol... ...e, the diagonal and the counter marches, must have measured at least three leagues. I could stand it no longer. I was yielding to the effects of hunge... ... “Greenland!” said he. “Greenland?” I cried. “Yes; we are only thirty-five leagues from it; and during thaws the white bears, borne by the ice fields ...

...Excerpt: While the translation is fairly literal, and Malleson (a clergyman) has taken pains with the scientific portions of the work and added the chapter headings, he has made some emendations concerning Biblical references of his own, li...

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Frankenstein or the Modern Prometheus

By: Mary Wollstonecraft

...rn Prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley , is a publication of the Pennsyl vania State University. This Portable Document file is furni... ...le, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk . Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, nor anyo... ...a State University nor Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, nor anyone associated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsibility for the mate... ...lrive, the eastern shore of the lake, at the distance of rather more than a league from the city. We resided principally in the latter, and the lives... ...pture. After so much time spent in painful labour, to arrive at once at the summit of my desires was the most gratifying consumma tion of my toils. ... ...e town. I discovered more distinctly the black sides of Jura, and the bright summit of Mont Blanc. I wept like a child. “Dear mountains! my own beauti... ...ear mountains! my own beautiful lake! how do you welcome your wanderer? Your summits are clear; the sky and lake are blue and placid. Is this to progn... ...s obliged to pass the night at Secheron, a village at the distance of half a league from the city. The sky was serene; and, as I was unable to rest, I... ...en committed at the house of an aunt at Chene, a village situated at about a league from Geneva. On her re turn, at about nine o’clock, she met a man...

...Excerpt: You will rejoice to hear that no disaster has accompanied the commencement of an enterprise which you have regarded with such evil forebodings. I arrived here yesterday, and my first task is to assure my dear sister of my welfare and increasing confidence in the success of my undert...

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Returning Home

By: Anthony Trollope

...SERIES PUBLICATION Returning Home by Anthony Trollope is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnished... ...e, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, nor anyone... ...State University nor Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, nor anyone associated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsibility for the materi... ...before the day had quite broken, in order that they might breakfast on the summit of the ridge which separates the two oceans. At this spot the good r... ...the husband, told him that the heavens were threatening. “We have only two leagues,” said Arkwright, “and it may perhaps hold up.” “It will begin in a... ...erhaps hold up.” “It will begin in an hour,” said the Indian, “and the two leagues are four hours.” “And to-morrow,” asked Arkwright. “To-morrow, and ... ...ing,—unbroken, so that the eye could stretch from the river up to the very summit. Not a spot on that mountain side or on their side either was left u... ...e was taken off it. During that hour they had travelled hardly over half a league. At that time she so sobbed and moaned that Arkwright ab- solutely f...

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St. Ives : Being the Adventures of a French Prisoner in England

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

... ! ... ... ! "# ! St. Ives, The Adventures of a French Prisoner in England by Robert Louis ... ...able Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so ... ...e risk, yet to be hanged for a spy is a disgusting business; and I was relieved to be held a prisoner of war. Into the Castle of Edinburgh, standing i... ...insen- sible to the restraints of prison or the scantiness of our rations, I remembered I had sometimes eaten quite as ill in Spain, and had to mount ... ...ow it sig- nified no more to me than to offer the transition I required. ‘My dear friends,’ I said—‘for you must allow me to call you that, who have n... ...others. You see me set here on the top of this rock in the midst of your city. Even with what liberty I have, I have the opportunity to see a myriad r... ...ght. Thence we had a view of some foreshort- ened suburbs at our feet, and beyond of a green, open, and irregular country rising towards the Pentland ... ...y destination. I was some way up when the fog began to lighten; a little farther, and I stepped by degrees into a clear starry night, and saw in front...

Excerpt: St. Ives, The Adventures of a French Prisoner in England by Robert Louis Stevenson.

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