Defending The Devil

Autore: Polly Nelson
Editore: William Morrow & Co
ISBN:
Grandezza: 45,55 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
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The attorney for infamous serial murderer Ted Bundy provides a fascinating exploration of the case, discussing the difficult balance she had to maintain between her responsibilities as a lawyer, her compassion for life, and her feelings about her client's vicious crimes.

Defense For The Devil

Autore: Kate Wilhelm
Editore: Macmillan
ISBN: 031219854X
Grandezza: 77,19 MB
Formato: PDF, Docs
Vista: 8765
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Aggressive Oregon lawyer Barbara Holloway risks her career and her very soul when she defends a woman who has been framed for the murder of her errant husband

The Devil S Garden

Autore: Steven Zaloga
Editore: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811752771
Grandezza: 69,37 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 866
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Fresh look at D-Day, one of World War II's pivotal battles, in time for its 70th anniversary in June 2014 Explains why the U.S. Army suffered enormous casualties on Omaha Beach Focuses on Erwin Rommel, the Desert Fox, who oversaw German defenses in Normandy Covers little-known aspects such as the German patrols tasked with shooting down the pigeons the French Resistance used to send messages to the Allies Relies on original research, including recently discovered German artillery maps Zaloga's well-supported conclusions are sure to spark debate

God The Devil And Harry Potter

Autore: John Killinger
Editore: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312308711
Grandezza: 73,95 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 5909
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A noted Presbyterian minister defends the Harry Potter series from conservatives who denounce the books as paganism, demonstrating how they promote the values of faith and morality, and profiling the main character as a Christ figure who battles the forces of darkness. Reprint.

Duel With The Devil

Autore: Paul Collins
Editore: Crown
ISBN: 0307956474
Grandezza: 35,89 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 2240
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BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE EDGAR FINALIST, MURDER OF THE CENTURY In the closing days of 1799, the United States was still a young republic. Waging a fierce battle for its uncertain future were two political parties: the well-moneyed Federalists, led by Alexander Hamilton, and the populist Republicans, led by Aaron Burr. The two finest lawyers in New York, Burr and Hamilton were bitter rivals both in and out of the courtroom, and as the next election approached, their animosity reached a crescendo. But everything changed when beautiful, young Elma Sands was found dead the Manhattan Well. The horrific crime quickly gripped the nation, and before long accusations settled on one of Elma’s suitors, handsome young carpenter Levi Weeks. As the enraged city demanded a noose be draped around the accused murderer’s neck, the only question seemed to be whether Levi would make it to trial or be lynched first. The young man’s only hope was to hire a legal dream team. And thus it was that New York’s most bitter political rivals and greatest attorneys did the unthinkable—they teamed up. At once an absorbing legal thriller and an expertly crafted portrait of the United States in the time of the Founding Fathers, Duel with the Devil is a masterpiece of narrative nonfiction.

Devil In A Blue Dress

Autore: Walter Mosley
Editore: Serpent's Tail
ISBN: 1847652360
Grandezza: 57,99 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 8861
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I need to find somebody and I might need a little help looking ... The summer of '48 in the city of Angels and there's heat on the streets when Daphne Monet hits the sidewalk. Heat when she disappears with a trunkload of somebody else's cash. Easy Rawlins is a war veteran just fired from his job. Drinking in a friend's bar, he wonders how to meet his mortgage when a white man in a linen suit walks in, offering good money if Easy will locate Miss Monet, a blonde with a reputation. It's a simple decision, but for one thing. Nobody warned him - better the devil you know ...

The Devil And Daniel Webster

Autore: Stephen Vincent Benét
Editore: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1613107978
Grandezza: 39,74 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 3023
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Washington Civic Theatre presents "The Devil and Daniel Webster," a play in one act by Stephen Vincent Benet. [Directed by Day Tuttle, settings by William M. Girvan].

Devil In The Grove

Autore: Gilbert King
Editore: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062097717
Grandezza: 49,41 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 5284
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Devil in the Grove, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction, is a gripping true story of racism, murder, rape, and the law. It brings to light one of the most dramatic court cases in American history, and offers a rare and revealing portrait of Thurgood Marshall that the world has never seen before. As Isabel Wilkerson’s The Warmth of Other Suns did for the story of America’s black migration, Gilbert King’s Devil in the Grove does for this great untold story of American legal history, a dangerous and uncertain case from the days immediately before Brown v. Board of Education in which the young civil rights attorney Marshall risked his life to defend a boy slated for the electric chair—saving him, against all odds, from being sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit.

The Grand Inquisitor

Autore: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Editore: Filiquarian Publishing, LLC.
ISBN: 1599869535
Grandezza: 49,86 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 6425
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Dostoevsky's portrayal of the Catholic Church during the Inquisition is a plea for the power of pure faith, and a critique of the tyrannies of institutionalized religion. This is an except from the Brothers Karamazov which stands alone as a statement of philiosophy and a warning about the surrender of freedom for the sake of comfort.

Diablo Ii

Autore: Bart Farkas
Editore: Brady
ISBN: 9780744000658
Grandezza: 46,36 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 3026
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BradyGames Diablo II: Lord of Destruction Official Strategy Guide includes complete coverage of ALL character classes-including the two new characters-their skills, strengths and weaknesses. A detailed walkthrough for the fifth and final Diablo II act is provided including explicit instructions for completing every new quest and defeating all of the brutal new enemies! A complete bestiary, items list, weapons, armor and spells listing for all playable characters. Plus, updated game stats on all character classes from the original game as well as the new ones!