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Bernstein, Peter L. - Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk, ebook

Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk

Bernstein, Peter L.


Against the Gods sets up an ambitious premise and then delivers on it." -Business Week
"Deserves to be, and surely will be, widely read." -The Economist
"[A] challenging book, one that may change forever the way people think about the world." -Worth
"No one

Routi, Mario - Rebecca Newton and the War of the Gods, ebook

Rebecca Newton and the War of the Gods

Routi, Mario


The Forces of Evil are poised to invade not only the Land of the White Sun, but also the Elysian Fields, home of the Gods - and now they have the power to throw human civilisation back into the Dark Ages. Princess Rebecca and her family face monumental battles in their attempts to defeat

Burroughs, Edgar Rice - The Gods of Mars, ebook

The Gods of Mars

Burroughs, Edgar Rice


The Gods of Mars is the second of the famous Barsoom series. It was first published in All Story as a five part serial in the issues for January May 1913. It was later published as a complete novel by A. C. McClurg in September, 1918. At the end of the first book, A Princess of Mars, John

George, Jibu Mathew - The Ontology of Gods, ebook

The Ontology of Gods

George, Jibu Mathew


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Entzauberung Der Welt
Jibu Mathew George
2. A Tale of Two Realms
Jibu Mathew George
3. Naturalization of the Supernatural
Jibu Mathew George
4. The God-Signifier and the Ontological Continuum

Vattulainen, Hemmo - Indonesia Bali -the island of Gods, ebook

Indonesia Bali -the island of Gods

Vattulainen, Hemmo


Indonesia_Bali - the island of Gods is a photo ebook that contains about 230 color photos about Bali - the beautiful and exotic island in Indonesia. The pictures are taken by photographer Hemmo Vattulainen and include photos from the Hindu Temples, batik, wood carvings, the Royal Palace,

Westbrook, Deeanne - Speaking of Gods in Figure and Narrative, ebook

Speaking of Gods in Figure and Narrative

Westbrook, Deeanne


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Deeanne Westbrook
2. In the Beginning: Time and the Figurative Forms of Creation
Deeanne Westbrook
3. End-Times and Doom-Eagerness
Deeanne Westbrook
4. The Power and the Glory: Divine Combatants,…

Macdonald, Fiona - Heroes, Gods and Monsters of Celtic Mythology, ebook

Heroes, Gods and Monsters of Celtic Mythology

Macdonald, Fiona


Heroes, Gods and Monsters of Celtic Mythology' is a collection of classic myths from all over the Celtic world: from Scotland to Ireland to the Isle of Man to Wales and all the way to Brittany. These stories tell of the pride of warriors, the magic of gods