As if to prove his witty claim that ''sunshine is the new noir,'' offers one superb specimen, ''Whiteout on Van Buren,'' in which [author] Don Winslow makes skillful use of a city street at high noon to provide the p..
German Philhellenism: The Pathos of the Historical Imagination from Winckelmann to Goethe Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Publish Date: 7/17/2014 Language: ENGLISH Pages: 265 Weight: 1.48 ISBN-13: 9781137293145 Dewey: 938.0072/043
This groundbreaking work describes the historical origins of the Tantric movement in early medieval India. Drawing on primary documents -- translated into English for the first time from Sanskrit, Prakrit, and Bengali -- Davidson shows how changes in medie..
He smashed the murderous Bessarabian and Odessa gangs, brought the Vendetta gang to book when, brandishing revolvers they tried to storm a police court, played a decisive part in the Siege of Sidney Street and created the Flying Squad. Wensley's caree..