The Vanished Ones

Autore: Donato Carrisi
Editore: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0349140049
Grandezza: 28,45 MB
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We call them the sleepers . . . At the elite Missing Persons bureau of the Federal Police, Mila Vasquez is tasked with finding the hundreds of lost people who vanished from their former lives. The longer they are gone, the more they are forgotten by the world. Now they are returning. Appearing at random and wielding devastation, they enact a horrifying pattern of murders, leaving Mila scrabbling to discover where they have come from and what they want. Yet the deeper into the case she gets, Mila begins to realise that her colleagues are hiding something from her - something which will jeopardise everything . . . Set in the world of Carrisi's record-breaking debut, The Whisperer, The Vanished Ones is intelligent, thrilling and incredibly compelling.

The Vanished One

Autore: Anne Schraff
Editore: Saddleback Educational Publishing, Incorporated
ISBN: 9781562541590
Grandezza: 75,68 MB
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When Adriana Sanchez, the teacher who made him feel that he counted, disappears, Justin Alvarez is determined to find out what happened to her.

Midnight Song

Autore: Jamie Sams
Editore: Bear & Company
ISBN: 9780939680498
Grandezza: 39,33 MB
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The Vanished One

Autore: Anne E. Schraff
ISBN: 9781586590901
Grandezza: 22,18 MB
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Vista: 8678
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Vanished One, The Book - by Anne Schraff (pp. 49) Justin Alvarez, a Hispanic American, always felt like a nobody, until he met his teacher Ms. Sanchez. Now Ms. Sanchez has vanished and no one seems to be taking it seriously. The police believe she has eloped. She wouldn't desert her students, would she? Justin sets out to find her on his own. Will he be too late? Visit for details

Arizona Water

Autore: John William Harshbarger
Grandezza: 58,62 MB
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Geological Survey Water Supply Paper

Grandezza: 42,80 MB
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Autore: Wild Cards Trust
Editore: Tor Books
ISBN: 1429956410
Grandezza: 60,51 MB
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Now in development for TV: Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with the co-editor of Wild Cards, Melinda Snodgrass as executive producer. Decades after an alien virus changed the course of history, the surviving population of Manhattan still struggles to understand the new world left in its wake. Natural humans share the rough city with those given extraordinary—and sometimes terrifying—traits. While most manage to coexist in an uneasy peace, not everyone is willing to adapt. Down in the seedy underbelly of Jokertown, residents are going missing. The authorities are unwilling to investigate, except for a fresh lieutenant looking to prove himself and a collection of unlikely jokers forced to take matters into their own hands—or tentacles. The deeper into the kidnapping case these misfits and miscreants get, the higher the stakes are raised. Edited by #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin and acclaimed author Melinda M. Snodgrass, Lowball is the latest mosaic novel in the acclaimed Wild Cards universe, featuring original fiction by Carrie Vaughn, Ian Tregillis, David Anthony Durham, Melinda M. Snodgrass, Mary Anne Mohanraj, David D. Levine, Michael Cassutt, and Walter John Williams. Perfect for old fans and new readers alike, Lowball delves deeper into the world of aces, jokers, and the hard-boiled men and women of the Fort Freak police precinct in a pulpy, page-turning novel of superheroics and mystery. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Secure Data Management

Autore: Willem Jonker
Editore: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540389849
Grandezza: 49,82 MB
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Vista: 8934
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third VLDB 2006 International Workshop on Secure Data Management, SDM 2006, held in Seoul, Korea in September 2006 in conjunction with VLDB 2006.The 13 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 33 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on privacy protection, privacy preserving data management, access control, and database security.

The Vanished Library

Autore: Luciano Canfora
Editore: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520072558
Grandezza: 23,63 MB
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Recreates the world of ancient Egypt, describes how the Library of Alexandria was created, and speculates on its destruction

The Vanished Imam

Autore: Fouad Ajami
Editore: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801465079
Grandezza: 63,83 MB
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In the summer of 1978, Musa al Sadr, the spiritual leader of the Muslim Shia sect in Lebanon, disappeared mysteriously while on a visit to Libya. As in the Shia myth of the "Hidden Imam," this modern-day Imam left his followers upholding his legacy and awaiting his return. Considered an outsider when he had arrived in Lebanon in 1959 from his native Iran, he gradually assumed the role of charismatic mullah, and was instrumental in transforming the Shia, a quiescent and downtrodden Islamic minority, into committed political activists. What sort of person was Musa al Sadr? What beliefs in the Shia doctrine did his life embody? Where did he fit into the tangle of Lebanon's warring factions? What was behind his disappearance? In this fascinating and compelling narrative, Fouad Ajami resurrects the Shia's neglected history, both distant and recent, and interweaves the life and work of Musa al Sadr with the larger strands of the Shia past.