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release date: Sep 01, 2006
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Chronicles of Wasted Time
Back in print for the first time since Muggeridge's death in 1990, both published volumes of his acclaimed biography-The Green Stick and The Infernal Grove, plus the previously unpublished start to an unfinished third volume entitled The Right Eye-all brought together in one unabridged volume. "There is not a flat page in this mingling of anecdote, comment and self-criticism. . . . An international throng of writers, politicians, soldiers, spies, traitors and eccentrics jostles in these page from Attlee to Wodehouse via Burgess and Philby, Churchill, de Gaulle, Gide, Chanel, Montgomery, Evelyn Waugh." -The Daily Telegraph "Much of it . . . is very funny indeed; his description of being inducted into the mysteries of invisible writing when he joined the M16, for instance, is one of the great comic set-pieces that are artfully placed throughout the book. . . . Apart from these, the wit sparkles on almost every page." -The Observer ". . . this is one of the most delightful and entertaining memoirs of our age." -The Washington Post "A sure hand pushes the pen; a splendid mind guides the hand. There are paragraphs in this book that . . . are models of the best of clarity, grace and beauty in the English language." -The Dallas Morning News Born in 1903, Malcolm Muggeridge started his career as a university lecturer in Cairo before taking up journalism. As a journalist he worked around the world on the Guardian, Calcutta Statesman, the Evening Standard and the Daily Telegraph. In 1953 became editor of Punch, where he remained for four years. In later years he became best known as a broadcaster both on television and radio for the BBC. His other books include Jesus Rediscovered, Christ and the Media, and A Third Testament.
release date: Sep 15, 2016
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Bat Flip: The Greatest Toronto Blue Jays Stories Ever Told
When Jose Bautista homered and flipped his bat in the 2015 playoffs, Blue Jays frenzy reached a fever pitch not seen since Joe Carter’s 1993 World Series home run. Those two home runs still bring tears and chills to Jays fans. And each season, each game, each at bat holds triumphs, heartbreaks and surprises of its own. In Bat Flip, editor Keith McArthur curates the very best writing about the Toronto Blue Jays, from the tragic postscript to Doug Ault’s 1977 opening day heroics to John McDonald’s emotional Father’s Day tribute. This collection brings together writing from players, journalists and fans. With a cast of characters that includes heroes, zeros, cheats and liars, Bat Flip is a must read for every Toronto Blue Jays fan.
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release date: Apr 28, 2017
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Terror Tales of Cornwall
Cornwall, England’s most scenic county: windswept moors, rugged cliffs and wild, foaming seas. But smugglers and wreckers once haunted its hidden coves, mermaid myths abound, pixie lore lingers, henges signal a pagan past, and fanged beasts stalk the ancient, overgrown lanes … The serpent woman of Pengersick The screaming demon of Land’s End The nightmare masquerade at Padstow The feathered horror of Mawnan The terrible voice at St. Agnes The ritual slaughter at Crantock The hoof-footed fetch of Bodmin Moor And many more chilling tales by Mark Morris, Ray Cluley, Reggie Oliver, Sarah Singleton, Mark Samuels, Thana Niveau and other award-winning masters and mistresses of the macabre.
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release date: Sep 01, 2003
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The Very Best of Malcolm Muggeridge
This definitive treasury of the best of Malcolm Muggeridge is drawn from all sources: books, essays, journalism, broadcasts, scripts, diaries and letters spanning his sixty year career from 1926-1986. Some material, collected by Muggeridge in the early 1980's has never previously been published. Ian Hunter has collected short, pungent pieces chosen to exhibit the essential cast of Muggeridge's mind: his insights, wit and singular capacity to see 'with, not through' the eye. In a single volume, this is the essential wisdom of Malcolm Muggeridge, perhaps the most prophetic and individualistic thinker of his generation, standing beside G. K. Chesterton and C. S. Lewis. Ian Hunter is Professor Emeritus of Law at the University of Western Ontario. His articles and reviews have appeared in many Canadian and American publications. Dr. Hunter has also written a biography of Muggeridge (Malcolm Muggeridge: A Life) and Muggeridge's friend, Hesketh Pearson (Nothing to Repent: The Life of Heskerth Pearson).
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release date: Jan 01, 2000
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Diary of a Rock 'n' Roll Star: Ian Hunter of Mott the Hoople
Bands such as Oasis, Nirvana and The Sex Pistols have all claimed to be influenced by Mott the Hoople. Ian Hunter's revealing tour diary was first published in 1974 to coincide with the band's global success. It gives an insight into life with a rock group on the road.
release date: Jun 11, 1998
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Changeling Storytellers Guide *OP (Changeling: The Dreaming)
Changeling: The Dreaming is the game of faeries, hidden magic, strange realms and imagination, all set in the modern world. That's a lot of stuff a lot more than we could ever hope to fit into one rulebook. The Changeling Storytellers Guide therefore fulfills every gaming groups dream no pun intended. It picks up where the Changeling rulebook leaves off and offers a plethora of new information, from rules clarifications to new and advanced systems for handling fae magic and it puts that, and more, all in the Storytellers hands.

Not only does The Storytellers Guide answer rules questions, it offers entirely new ways to play the game. Included are new settings and new rules for expanding the boundaries of your Changeling chronicle. This book is the one that every Changeling Storyteller needs.
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release date: Feb 18, 2020
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Ian Hunter: Reflections of a rock star
Book by Hunter, Ian
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The Effect of Stress on Dreams (Psychological Issues, V. 7, No. 3. Monograph 27)
Book by Breger, Louis, Hunter, Ian, Lane, Ron W.
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release date: Dec 07, 2009
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The Archaeology of Britain: An Introduction from Earliest Times to the Twenty-First Century

The Archaeology of Britain is the only concise and up-to-date introduction to the archaeological record of Britain from the reoccupation of the landmass by Homo sapiens during the later stages of the most recent Ice Age until last century. This fully revised second edition extends its coverage, including greater detail on the first millennium AD beyond the Anglo-Saxon domain, and into recent times to look at the archaeological record produced by Britain’s central role in two World Wars and the Cold War.

The chapters are written by experts in their respective fields. Each is geared to provide an authoritative but accessible introduction, supported by numerous illustrations of key sites and finds and a selective reference list to aid study in greater depth. It provides a one-stop textbook for the entire archaeology of Britain and reflects the most recent developments in archaeology both as a field subject and as an academic discipline.

No other book provides such comprehensive coverage, with such a wide chronological range, of the archaeology of Britain. This collection is essential reading for undergraduates in archaeology, and all those interested in British archaeology, history and geography.

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release date: Aug 16, 2005
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Writing the Terrain: Travelling Through Alberta with the Poets
Take a trip through Alberta with some of Canada's finest established and emerging poets as your guides. Writing the Terrain: Travelling Through Alberta with the Poets is the first anthology dedicated solely to the poetry of the Alberta landscape and cityscape, by authors who have travelled the main roads, back roads, and gravel roads of this vast province. This collection offers a series of poetic journeys through Calgary and Edmonton, through the foothills, the badlands, the Rockies, the central parklands, and the northern boreal forests. Following in the Canadian literary tradition of "preoccupation with place" these are poems that demonstrate a response to the landscape and ponder its effect on the body, mind, and spirit.

With Contributions By:

Ian Adam
Tammy Armstrong
Margaret Avison
Douglas Barbour
John O. Barton
Doug Beardsley
E.D. Blodgett
Robert Boates
George Bowering
Tim Bowling
Jan Boydol
Gordon Burles
Murdoch Burnett
Anne Campbell
Weyman Chan
Leonard Cohen
Dennis Cooley
Joan Crate
Michael Cullen
Cyril Dabydeen
Lorne Daniel
Alexa DeWiel
Jason Dewinetz
Ryan Fitzpatrick
Cecelia Frey
Gary Geddes
Gail Ghai
Deborah Godin
Jim Green
Leslie Greentree
Vivian Hansen
Tom Henihan
Michael Henry
Walter Hildebrandt
Gerald Hill
Robert Hilles
Nancy Holmes
Richard Hornsey
Tom Howe
Bruce Hunter
Aislinn Hunter
Laurence Hutchman
Sally Ito
Pauline Johnson
Aleksei Kazuk
Robert Kroetsch
Fiona Lam
William Latta
Tim Lilburn
Alice Major
Kim Maltman
Miriam Mandel
Sid Marty
David McFadden
Barry McKinnon
Erin Michie
Deborah Miller
Anna Mioduchowska
James M. Moir
Colin Morton
Erin Moure
Charles Noble
P.K. Page
Rajinderpal Pal
Ruth Roach Pierson
Joseph Pivato
Roberta Rees
D.C. Reid
Monty Reid
r. rickey
Ken Rivard
Stephen Scobie
Allan Serafino
Joan Shillington
Greg Simison
Carol Ann Sokoloff
Karen Solie
Robert Stamp
Stephan Stephansson
Peter Stevens
Ivan Sundal
Anne Swannell
Vanna Tessier
Colleen Thibadeau
John O. Thompson
James M. Thurgood
Eva Tihanyi
Yvonne Trainer
Aritha van Herk
Rosalee van Stelten
Miriam Waddington
Wilfred Watson
James Wreford Watson
Tom Wayman
Phyllis Webb
Jon Whyte
Christine Wiesenthal
Sheri-D Wilson
Christopher Wiseman
Stacie Wolfer
Rita Wong
Richard Woollatt
Jan Zwicky
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