The Climate Chronicles

Autore: Joe Bastardi
Editore: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781984371409
Grandezza: 18,78 MB
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Vista: 3092
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Bastardi's love for the weather and climate drove him to write The Climate Chronicles, an expose' of the true climate change agenda. By drawing on many of the over 150 blogs and articles he has written on the matter, he shows how weather and climate are being weaponized, politicized, and in reality distorted by academia, media and even religious leaders to advance a cause that is counter to our nation's best interests, A must-read for anyone that loves weather and climate, and the freedoms that are being attacked in our country today, and is curious enough to question what they are being told.

The Taconic Tragedy

Autore: Jeanne Bastardi
Editore: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 9781457503771
Grandezza: 32,99 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 5918
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The unsettling story of a weekend camping trip gone awry and the drunk and high "wrong way mom" who drove four children to their deaths, also killing her and three others. A chronological look at the four hour drive that terrorized motorists, destroyed three families, and captivated the public. Two years of constant contradictions and fabrications have eluded the truth and added to the public confusion of the conflicting stories. Information on the July 26, 2009 tragedy is taken from actual police reports, witness statements, and investigator reports.

Bastardi Puri

Autore: Walid Bitar
Editore: The Porcupine's Quill
ISBN: 9780889842670
Grandezza: 35,53 MB
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Vista: 653
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Walid Bitar's poems read as if transmitted in softly staccato impulses from some remote time-warp in the tenth dimension. They crackle with the static of unique ciphers hurled over huge distances and we don't know at first whether they are entreaties or imprecations. Certain poems threaten, others cajole; all buzz with an energy of language that sometimes splits open the husks of their forms. Weird images and weirder personages perch upon his stanzas, not only Rhodesian Ridgebacks in constitutional snits, Actaeons ogling Diana's physique, and Tarzan in quicksand but the poet himself, weirdest of all, whose remarkable voice plots constellations and libels the starry nights. To read Bitar is to take a round-trip ticket on the Drunken Boat. His unusual and distinctive voice is by turns caustic and capricious, attuned to `rain and its minions' but also painfully aware that `to whip is human, to be whipped divine.' Best of all, like a speechless man suddenly given language, `this ambassador from El Dorado' frolics and cavorts in his `underground patois' with startling originality and mischievous flair. This is a book of poems torn between the comic and the inconsolable, now `surrendering to polkas in some smoky dive' but also, and at the same time, `Eternity's pied-à-terre.'

Don T Sell Your Coat

Autore: Harold Ambler
Editore:
ISBN: 9780615569048
Grandezza: 78,73 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Vista: 2120
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Not very long ago, scientists, politicians, and journalists were seemingly unanimous: Global warming had already damaged nature, and things were only going to get worse. Snow was rapidly becoming a thing of the past; summers were becoming hotter; storms were becoming more violent; droughts and floods were becoming more intense. This was a nightmare. In the end, though, little of this was true. And the whole idea of climate change was based on a lie: that weather and climate used to be nice. They weren't. As for our own time, snow cover is increasing; summertime heating is negligible; hurricanes are diminishing; droughts and floods both used to be worse. The real nightmare is the politics suffusing modern climate science and the effects this is having on every resident of planet Earth. Don't Sell Your Coat, besides bearing a suggestion for its readers, brings to the public the scientific argument that global cooling is as likely a scenario for the next few decades as any of the nightmares of Al Gore. It also allows non-scientists to enter the debate about climate change armed with facts and to have a sense of humor while they do so.

Not All Bastards Are From Vienna

Autore: Andrea Molesini
Editore: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802190197
Grandezza: 39,45 MB
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Vista: 5870
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Andrea Molesini’s exquisite debut novel—winner of the prestigious Campiello Prize—portrays the depths of heroism and horror within a Northern Italian village toward the end of the Great War. While a family’s villa is requisitioned by enemy troops, they are forced to intimately confront war’s injustice as their involvement with its sinister underpinnings grows more and more complex. In the autumn of 1917, Refrontolo—a small community north of Venice—is invaded by Austrian soldiers as the Italian army is pushed to the Piave river. The Spada family owns the largest estate in the area, where orphaned seventeen-year-old Paolo lives with his eccentric grandparents, headstrong aunt, and a loyal staff. With the battlefront nearby, the Spada home become a bastion of resistance, both clashing and cooperating with the military members imposing on their household. When Paolo is recruited to help with a covert operation, his life is put in irrevocable jeopardy. As he bears witness to violence and hostility between enemies, he grows to understand the value of courage, dignity, family bonds, and patriotism during wartime.

I Bastardi

Autore: Francesco Serantini
Editore:
ISBN:
Grandezza: 59,87 MB
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Vista: 3443
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The Bastards Of Pizzofalcone

Autore: Maurizio de Giovanni
Editore: Penguin
ISBN: 1609453255
Grandezza: 66,49 MB
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Vista: 9388
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A new series of hardboiled crime fiction set in contemporary Naples by the author of the internationally bestselling Commissario Ricciardi series. They've made a fresh start at the Pizzofalcone precinct of Naples. They fired every member of the investigative branch after they were found guilty of corruption. Now, there's a group of detectives, a new commissario, and a new superintendent. The new cops immediately find themselves investigating a high-profile murder that has the whole town on edge. Heading the investigation is Inspector Lojacono, known as "the Chinaman," a cop with a checkered past who is currently riding a reputation as a crack investigator after having captured a serial killer known as "The Crocodile." Lojacono's partner is Aragona, who wants to be known as "Serpico," but the name doesn't stick. Luigi Palma, a.k.a. "Gigi," is the Commissario, Francesco Romano, known as "Hulk," is the slightly self-deluded lieutenant. Lojacono, Aragona, Palma, and Romano are joined by a cast of cops portrayed by bestselling author Maurizio de Giovanni with depth and intimate knowledge of the close-knit world of police investigators. De Giovanni is one of the most dexterous and successful writers of crime fiction currently working in Europe. His award-winning and bestselling novels, all set in Naples, offer a brilliant vision of the criminal underworld and the lives of the cops in Europe's most fabled, atmospheric, dangerous, and lustful city. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Storm Of The Century

Autore: Willie Drye
Editore: National Geographic Society
ISBN:
Grandezza: 33,16 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 3752
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A chronicle of the most powerful hurricane ever to hit the United States and its aftermath details the storm of September 1935 as seen by survivors, Federal Emergency Relief Administration staff, and government officials.

Orfani E Bastardi

Autore: Vittorio Emiliani
Editore: Donzelli Editore
ISBN: 8860364116
Grandezza: 47,88 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 8076
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Unstoppable Global Warming

Autore: Siegfried Fred Singer
Editore: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 9780742551176
Grandezza: 15,54 MB
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Vista: 8841
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Supported by in-depth scientific evidence, Singer and Avery present the compelling concept that global temperatures have been rising mostly or entirely because of a natural cycle. Unstoppable Global Warming explains why we're warming, why it's not very dangerous, and why we can't stop it anyway.