About this book [from back cover]: ‘Grass-shoots struggling on the edge of a crater’ is how the writer Melchior Wankowicz described life in wartime. The image has a particular resonance for Michal Giedroyc. In September 1939, as a ten-year-old boy, he watched the Russian security police seize his home in the eastern borderlands of Poland. His father, a Senator and judge was imprisoned, whilst his mother, with Michal and his two sisters, were left on the streets of the local town to fend for…
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In the twenty-second century, sixteen-year-old Crater Trueblood, who mines the moon for Helium-3 to produce energy for a desperate, war-torn Earth, undertakes a deadly mission that..
ISBN 10 : UOMDLP:aan7750:0001.001
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ISBN 10 : 0691070172
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Offers anecdotes of the author's forty years traveling to remote parts of the world to study volcanoes, provides an introduction to volcanology, and discusses historial eruptions s..
ISBN 10 : 9780813136103
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The battle of the Crater is known as one of the Civil War's bloodiest struggles -- a Union loss with combined casualties of 5,000, many of whom were members of the United States Co..
ISBN 10 : 1463483201
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A huge sink hole forms in the Ocala National Forest, one that is so deep and more than a mile down; briefly opens a doorway of a pre-historic world, to our world, allowing the worl..
ISBN 10 : 0520013409
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ISBN 10 : 9781434435156
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When medical Dr. John Naysmith reports to his new assignment on Mars, he's immediately confronted by a crisis: the outbreak of an alien virus among several men who've been explorin..
ISBN 10 : 156037182X
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Shows all corners of Crater Lake National Park, in all-season color landscape photography. 106 photographs...
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2010 marks 80 years since New York State Supreme Court Justice Joseph Force Crater vanished and became world famous. Brilliant and secretive, this "faithful husband" and"completely..
ISBN 10 : 9781632096036
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Trajectory presents classics of world literature with 21st century features! Our original-text editions include the following visual enhancements to foster a deeper understanding o..