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The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive)
Brandon Sanderson, widely acclaimed for his work completing Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time saga, begins a grand cycle of his own, with The Way of Kings, Book One of the Stormlight Archive. Roshar is a world of stone and storms. Uncanny tempests of incredible power sweep across the rocky terrain so frequently that they have shaped ecology and civilization alike. Animals hide in shells, trees pull in branches, and grass retracts into the ...
Archive Fever: A Freudian Impression (Religion and Postmodernism)
University of Chicago Press
In Archive Fever , Jacques Derrida deftly guides us through an extended meditation on remembrance, religion, time, and technology—fruitfully occasioned by a deconstructive analysis of the notion of archiving. Intrigued by the evocative relationship between technologies of inscription and psychic processes, Derrida offers for the first time a major statement on the pervasive impact of electronic media, particularly e-mail, which threaten to ...
How Do I ... Kindle eInk? Delete, Archive, Download, Gift or Buy, Transfer Books, Manage the Kindle Library ...
Foner Books, 2014
This guide is for new owners of eInk Kindles with an arrow pad or keyboard - it is not for Paperwhite or Fire. Every question about using an eInk Kindle tends to open two more questions, so we’ve arranged the common questions in an order that doesn’t assume you already know how to do something we haven’t explained yet. As the author of a number of Kindle eBooks aimed at helping people get the most out of Amazon, I see a good deal of ...
Paper Cadavers: The Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala (American Encounters/Global Interactions)
Duke University Press Books
In Paper Cadavers , an inside account of the astonishing discovery and rescue of Guatemala's secret police archives, Kirsten Weld probes the politics of memory, the wages of the Cold War, and the stakes of historical knowledge production. After Guatemala's bloody thirty-six years of civil war (1960–1996), silence and impunity reigned. That is, until 2005, when human rights investigators stumbled on the archives of the country's National ...
Star Trek: Gold Key Archives Volume 1
Boldly going... where it all started! Presenting the first comic book adventures of the U.S.S. Enterprise and her crew! Fully remastered and under a new throwback cover, Star Trek: Gold Key Archives Volume 1 collects issues #1-6.
Cat Connor, 2010
A re-vamped collection of previously published short stories by Cat Connor.
The Archive (Whitechapel: Documents of Contemporary Art)
The MIT Press
In the modern era, the archive--official or personal--has become the most significant means by which historical knowledge and memory are collected, stored, and recovered. The archive has thus emerged as a key site of inquiry in such fields as anthropology, critical theory, history, and, especially, recent art. Traces and testimonies of such events as World War II and ensuing conflicts, the emergence of the postcolonial era, and the fall of ...
The EC Archives: Weird Fantasy Volume 1
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Weird Fantasy Volume 1 touches down at Dark Horse Comics! Fully remastered in magnificent digital color, this otherwordly volume includes twenty-four extraterrestrial tales from a stellar collection of writers and artist - Bill Gaines, Al Feldstein, Harry Harrison, Gardner Fox, Jack Kamen, Harvey Kurtzman, and Wally Wood!
The Archive and the Repertoire: Performing Cultural Memory in the Americas (a John Hope Franklin Center Book)
Duke University Press Books
In The Archive and the Repertoire preeminent performance studies scholar Diana Taylor provides a new understanding of the vital role of performance in the Americas. From plays to official events to grassroots protests, performance, she argues, must be taken seriously as a means of storing and transmitting knowledge. Taylor reveals how the repertoire of embodied memory—conveyed in gestures, the spoken word, movement, dance, song, and other ...
Words of Radiance (The Stormlight Archive, Book 2)
Brandon Sanderson's The Stormlight Archive sequence began in 2010 with the New York Times bestseller The Way of Kings . Now, the eagerly anticipated Words of Radiance continues the epic story and answers many of your questions. Six years ago, the Assassin in White, a hireling of the inscrutable Parshendi, assassinated the Alethi king on the very night a treaty between men and Parshendi was being celebrated. So began the Vengeance Pact ...
An Archive of Feelings: Trauma, Sexuality, and Lesbian Public Cultures (Series Q)
Duke University Press Books
In this bold new work of cultural criticism, Ann Cvetkovich develops a queer approach to trauma. She argues for the importance of recognizing—and archiving—accounts of trauma that belong as much to the ordinary and everyday as to the domain of catastrophe. An Archive of Feelings contends that the field of trauma studies, limited by too strict a division between the public and the private, has overlooked the experiences of women and queers. ...
Archives: Concepts and Poetics
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Debut poetic collection by polymath Alec Stockton The day keeping my composure Means selling out to the world I'll gladly fall apart - From "Icefield"
Creepy Archives Volume 20
Dark Horse Books
Creepy , the quintessential horror comics anthology from Warren Publishing, always delivered a heaping helping of horror! In this deluxe hardcover, which collects issues #94 through #98, you'll find uncanny fables of magical children, shocking tales of extraterrestrial encounters, and barbaric stories of warrior apes! Top talents like Frank Frazetta, Carmine Infantino, Bernie Wrightson, John Severin, Bruce Jones, and others contribute to this ...
Women: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources (Dover Pictorial Archive)
Lush allegorical ladies, Grecian maids and Victorian maidens, Indians, Japanese, dancers, housewives, courtesans; women dancing, smiling, working, weeping, flirting — an unusually rich sourcebook of feminine poses and activities, costumes, clothing, everyday life, and much more. Images selected from rare issues of Leslie's Weekly, The London Illustrated News, The Graphic, and more. 488 illustrations.
The Atrocity Archives (A Laundry Files Novel)
Bob Howard is a computer-hacker desk jockey, who has more than enough trouble keeping up with the endless paperwork he has to do on a daily basis. He should never be called on to do anything remotely heroic. But for some reason, he is.
Archie Archives Volume 9
Dark Horse Comics and Archie Comics team up once again to bring you over 200 pages of side-splitting high jinks from the Golden Age of Archie! The gang's all here: "typical teenager" Archie Andrews, his best pal Jughead, his eternal rival Reggie, and his lovely girlfriends Betty and Veronica - and when these zany teens get together, the fun just never stops! Put some pep in your step and have a laugh with Archie!
How to Archive Family Keepsakes: Learn How to Preserve Family Photos, Memorabilia and Genealogy Records
Denise May Levenick
Family Tree Books
Organize your family photos, heirlooms, and genealogy records In every family someone ends up with Mom's and Dad's "stuff"—a lifetime's worth of old family photos, papers, and memorabilia packed into boxes, trunks, and suitcases. This inheritance can be as much a burden as it is a blessing. How do you organize your loved one's estate in a way that honors your loved one, keeps the peace in your family and doesn't take over your home or life? ...
The Archive Effect: Found Footage and the Audiovisual Experience of History
The Archive Effect: Found Footage and the Audiovisual Experience of History examines the problems of representation inherent in the appropriation of archival film and video footage for historical purposes. Baron analyses the way in which the meanings of archival documents are modified when they are placed in new texts and contexts, constructing the viewer’s experience of and relationship to the past they portray. Rethinking the notion of the ...
Walt Disney Animation Studios The Archive Series Walt Disney's Nine Old Men: The Flipbooks
This box set of nine flip books pays tribute to Walt Disney's original animators--the Nine Old Men: Les Clark, Eric Larson, Frank Thomas, John Lounsbery, Ward Kimball, Ollie Johnston, Mark Davis, Wolfgang Reitherman, and Milt Kahl. Each flip book features an iconic scene from an animated Disney feature in its original line-drawn form, having been selected from among a wide range of films for great movement and classic characters. The films ...
Vampirella Archives Volume 9 HC
The supernatural sensation Vampirella welcomes you to the latest spine-chilling volume in the Vampirella Archives! Join the iconic horror hostess in over thirty terrifying tales from issues #57 through #64 of the celebrated 1970s Vampirella Magazine. The finest macabre masters of an era (Jose Gonzalez, Carmine Infantino, Dick Gordano, Gonzalo Mayo, and more) deliver vicious vignettes and featured fright-fests like "City of Ghosts", "Little ...
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