Twelve Years A Slave

Autore: Solomon Northup
Editore: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048679184X
Grandezza: 13,73 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 6230
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The basis for the Academy Award®-winning movie! Kidnapped into slavery in 1841, Northup spent 12 years in captivity. This autobiographical memoir represents an exceptionally detailed and accurate description of slave life and plantation society. 7 illustrations. Index.

The Witness

Autore: Juan José Saer
Editore: Profile Books
ISBN: 1846686911
Grandezza: 19,37 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 5993
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“The evocative imagery and ideas revealed in The Witness are not easily forgotten.”—Washington Times “Haunting and beautifully written.”—Independent on Sunday In sixteenth-century Spain, a cabin boy sets sail on a ship bound for the New World. An inland expedition ends in disaster when the group is attacked by Indians. The Witness explores the relationship between existence and description, foreignness and cultural identity. Juan José Saer was born in Argentina in 1937 and is considered one of Argentina's leading writers of the post-Borges generation. He died in 2005.

She Dominates All Other Stories

Autore: Eric Stanton
Editore: Taschen America Llc
ISBN: 9783822855652
Grandezza: 60,37 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 2284
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Stanton has been called the Rembrandt of pulp-culture. His imaginative, detailed full-color comic strip narratives picture buxom, leggy femmes fatales having their way with tied-up, handcuffed, or simply awestruck men. The stories included here are highlights from our huge tome Eric Stanton, The Man Who Knows His Place.


Autore: David Evans
ISBN: 9780582479982
Grandezza: 47,78 MB
Formato: PDF
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Powerbase is an ideal introduction to general English for working adults. It provides excellent preparation for other Business English courses. The Teacher's Book provides a step-by-step guide to exploiting each lesson

New Masters Of Poster Design

Autore: John Foster
Editore: Rockport Publishers
ISBN: 1610601807
Grandezza: 27,73 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 3455
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New in Paperback! In much the way that the CD replaced the album, the poster has waned as a messaging vehicle. The poster has now become a postcard and e-mail blast, leaving many to long for the lost age when posters were not only major promotional vehicles, but also artwork worthy of framing. Some of the world's best designers just could not stand idle while the poster fell by the wayside. They turned to the poster for personal expression and as an outlet from more restrictive mediums. This book showcases their breathtaking artwork, which has proven that the poster can still serve as a worthy communications tool. In doing so, they've brought the poster back to prominence. In this book, John Foster has compiled the world's finest new work at the height of this rebirth. There is currently no book on the market that can claim it features a "definitive" poster collection.