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ZED PRESENTS... The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three.

The third offering of classic Carpe Noctem interviews by Thom Carnell features in-­depth conversations with Alex Ross, Brian Pulido, David Mack, Diamanda Galas, Jhonen Vasquez, Screaming Mad George, Tom Savini, Tim Cridland, Jon J Muth, Cliff Nielsen, Joe Jusko, and Klay Scott.

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In a pithy, humorous memoir, the author recounts the most vivid experiences of her student days as an assistant at a School in Albi, Southern France. 1969/70.

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A collection of poetry written over several decades examining the author's experiences with work, relationships, and spiritual exploration.

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“Just A Couple of Chickens” is a genuinely enjoyable read. Laugh out loud funny, informative and utterly timely. Getting a couple of chickens was Andrew’s idea, but Corinne took it over the top with thirty fluffy pheasant, five and twenty chickens, over forty chukar, and fifteen ducklings. There were twelve smelly quail, nine girl geese, two roosters, and a partridge in a pine tree.

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This is a coming of age story about two young men who faced the dangers and adventures of learning to commercial fish in Puget Sound. It an historical account about what it was like to commercial fish in the 1970’s when Judge Boldt called in federal agents to arrest fishermen. It is an adventure story that will have you turning pages in anticipation and stopping periodially to laugh out loud.

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« Nous sommes pris à notre piège, nous avons collaboré à un système que nous savions porteur d'une mort atroce. »

L'auteur écrit à une amie japonaise qui vit à Tokyo. Lettre sensible, pleine d'émotion. La catastrop...

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«Un relato criminal frenético.­»The Times Literary SupplementRicardo Piglia hace una reconstrucción ficcionada y caleidoscópica de unatraco que tuvo lugar en 1965 en la provincia de Buenos Aires. Una bandacriminal, conformada por policías y polític...

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Richard Morris has held down some of the most demanding senior jobs at British Rail and Eurotunnel and taken responsibility for everything from dealing with major accidents to the personal travel arrangements of the Royal Family. Along the way he has made many friends and encountered a variety of remarkable personalities, from Her Majesty the Queen to one of the Kray twins.

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Maya Angelou grew up experiencing discrimination and segregation. At the young age of eight, her mother's boyfriend raped Maya. At 16, she had a son. Maya turned to prostitution to support her son and to drugs to hide her shame. When she became involved in the Civil Rights Movement with Reverend Martin Luther King, she turned her life around and rose above her humble and troubled beginnings.

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If you want to learn about one of history’s greatest military commanders and uncover some of his secrets of drive—drive that enabled him and his small army to first subdue all of Greece and then the mighty Persian Empire—then you want to read this book.

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