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Il Duca - Nessuna Difesa vol.2 - The Northcliff Series -seconda edizione
Author: Emma Lee Bennett
Publisher: Emma Lee Bennett
ISBN: 8822839781
Pages:
Year: 2016-09-06
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Gran Bretagna, prima metà del XIX secolo. Keiran Cole MacKendrick, primogenito della famiglia Northcliff, destinato a diventare Duca, uomo temuto e misterioso, ha poteri sensitivi straordinari e un carattere forte e deciso. Eleonor Hambrook, giovane estroversa e anticonformista, scrive sotto pseudonimo articoli provocatori per la società di quegli anni e si interessa alla scienza medica. La storia delle loro famiglie e dei numerosi personaggi si intreccia sullo sfondo delle guerre napoleoniche in un romanzo intenso, ricco di misteri e suspense che avvolgono inspiegabili eventi, in un succedersi di drammi, sentimenti, passioni, colpi di scena, romanticismo ed erotismo dosati con estremo equilibrio dalla scrittrice. “Questa autrice vi sorprenderà già dalle prime pagine. Il suo lessico e la fluidità nella scrittura sono impeccabili. La scrittura è così precisa e sofisticata che vi permetterà di immergervi completamente nell’atmosfera regale della nobile Inghilterra dell’Ottocento. Complimenti all’autrice perché per poter scrivere un romanzo come il suo è necessaria una ricerca e uno studio del periodo storico non indifferente. Tutto di questo romanzo grida veridicità.” dal blog Romance and Fantasy for Cosmopolitan Girl. “Quando una lettura riesce a catturarti talmente tanto da ritrovarti, nei momenti più disparati della giornata, a desiderare ardentemente di tornare a rifugiarti nelle pagine del libro, be’ a mio parere la mano che lo ha creato ha davvero fatto un miracolo. E mi ostino ad affermare, come altre volte avete avuto modo di leggere nelle mie recensioni, che di letture piacevoli ce ne possono essere tante, ma di quelle che ti catturano l’anima e ti tolgono il sonno, ce ne sono poche.” dal blog Daydreamingreviews. L'autrice esordisce in agosto del 2016 con la serie Northcliff de Il Duca. É subito un successo: sono stati venduti 10.000 ebook della Trilogia! É possibile contattare l'autrice su FB: Pagina Fb Autrice https://www.facebook.com/www.emmaleebennett/ Gruppo Fb fan lettrici: L'angolo di Emma Lee Bennett
The Other Duke
Author: Jess Michaels
Publisher: The Passionate Pen
ISBN:
Pages: 240
Year: 2015-01-13
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* * * A hot historical romance from USA TODAY Bestselling Author Jess Michaels * * * For years Serafina McPhee has been engaged to marry the heir to the Duke of Hartholm and for almost as long, she has been struggling to find a way out of that engagement. When he suddenly dies, she does not mourn but thrills at the idea that she will be free. Unfortunately, best laid plans go awry when the next in line for the title, her intended's cousin, Raphael "Rafe" Flynn is forced to take over the engagement. But Serafina knows Rafe's reputation as a libertine and wants nothing to do with him, either, even if he is devastatingly handsome. She proposes an arrangement: she will agree to the marriage and provide Rafe with his heir and spare. Once she has done her duty, he will let her go. Rafe is intrigued both by her beauty and by her utter disgust with the idea of being his bride. Women normally fall at his feet, not cringe away from him. However, since their arranged marriage is not something he can escape, he agrees to her terms. But when he finds out on their wedding night the truth about her torture at the hands of his predecessor, he finds himself driven not just to fulfill his bargain with his new bride, but to introduce her to desire. While they move closer together, surrendering to wicked pleasures, dangerous emotions may violate every agreement they've made.
The Taming of Ryder Cavanaugh
Author: Stephanie Laurens
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062066285
Pages: 448
Year: 2013-06-25
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#1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens returns with the next in her Cynster Sisters series... The Honorable Miss Mary Cynster always gets what she wants. As the last unwed Cynster of her generation, she is determined to remain in charge of her life and of the man she will marry. At the very bottom of her list of potential husbands is Ryder Cavanaugh, the daring and devastating Marquess of Raventhorne, an overwhelming and utterly unmanageable lion of the ton. But destiny has a different plan. Ryder needs Mary as his wife, not just because she is delightful, fiery, and tempting, but because he values all she could be. When fate and circumstance hand him the chance, he claims Mary as his marchioness...only to discover what he truly desires is not just to take her hand in marriage, but to capture her heart.
No Man's Land
Author: Eric J. Leed
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN: 0521285739
Pages: 272
Year: 1981-11-30
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Based on the firsthand accounts of German, French, British, and American front-line soldiers, No Man's Land examines how the first modern, industrialized war transformed the character of the men who participated in it. Ancient myths about war eroded in the trenches, where the relentless monotony and impotence of the solder's life was interrupted only by unpredictable moments of annihilation. Professor Leed looks at how the traumatic experience of combat itself and the wholesale shattering of the conventions and ethical codes of normal social life turned ordinary civilians into 'liminal men', men living beyond the limits of the accepted and the expected. He uses the concept of liminality to illuminate the central features of the war experience: the separation from 'home': the experience of pollution, death, comradeship, and 'the uncanny': and the ambivalence of returning veterans about civilian society. In a final chapter Professor Leed assesses the long-term political impact of the front experience. He finds that the end of hostilities did not mean the end of the war experience as much as the beginning of a process by which that experience was framed, institutionalized, celebrated and relived in political action as well as in fiction.
Divers Voyages Touching the Discovery of America and the Islands Adjacent
Author: Richard Hakluyt, Giovanni da Verrazzano, Jean Ribaut, Thomas Hacket
Publisher:
ISBN:
Pages: 177
Year: 1801
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A Private Matter
Author: Beppe Fenoglio
Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated
ISBN:
Pages: 165
Year: 1988-01-01
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The Bavenda
Author: Hugh A. Stayt
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 042994277X
Pages: 480
Year: 2018-08-24
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Originally published in 1931 this book was the first detailed ethnographic study of the Bavenda people. It pays particular attention to the double system of kinship groups which is unusual among the Bantu peoples. Richly illustrated with over 60 black and white plates, this books discusses the history and geography of the Bavenda, as well as social, economic, religious, political and legal aspects of their life, as well as medicine, magic and folklore.
The Dark Valley
Author: Valerio Varesi
Publisher: MacLehose Press
ISBN: 1623652812
Pages: 272
Year: 2013-11-05
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It is autumn in Parma. Commissario Soneri decides to escape the city to return to his home village in the Appenines for a much-needed holiday. He plans to spend the time hunting for mushrooms on the wooded slopes of Montelupo. The small and isolated village revolves around the fortunes of the Rodolfi family, salami manufacturers for generations. Its patriarch, the gifted Palmiro, runs a tight ship, but behind the scenes, all is not well: his son, Paride, has other plans for his future. And then all of a sudden the family finds itself in the throes of a financial scandal, with worrying implications for the entire community. Soon afterwards a hiker discovers a decomposing body in the woods After initial protestations, Soneri soon gives up all hope of a peaceful break. The complicated relationship he uncovers between Rodolfi and his son becomes all the more pertinent when he learns that his own father and Palmiro Ridolfi were once friends.
The Foreign Office and Foreign Policy, 1898-1914
Author: Zara S. Steiner
Publisher: CUP Archive
ISBN:
Pages: 262
Year: 1969
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The Chasm Ahead
Author: Aurelio Peccei
Publisher: [New York] : Macmillan
ISBN:
Pages: 297
Year: 1969
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Italy the Least of the Great Powers
Author: R. J. B. Bosworth
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521019893
Pages: 552
Year: 2005-12-15
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This book demonstrates how important foreign policy, and a foreign policy of greatness, was to Liberal Italy.
The Philosophers' Madonna
Author: Carlo Emilio Gadda
Publisher: Atlas
ISBN:
Pages: 77
Year: 2008
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By the author of two 20th Century classics of Italian prose, this short novel is set in 1922 (when the Fascists seized power in Italy) and weaves together the lives of an impoverished aristocrat's daughter and a salesman who collects antique tomes of philosophy. There are many digressions on the way - a lover lost in the First World War, the Madonna's rescue of a doctor from witches, Mr Digbens of Colchester and his philosophical correspondents - so as to arrive at a series of crafted coincidences and a twist of humour in the melodramatic denouement.
Behind the Balfour Declaration
Author: Robert John
Publisher:
ISBN: 0939484293
Pages: 107
Year: 1988-01-01
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La Fiamma
Author: Ottorino Respighi
Publisher: Ricordi - Bmg Ricordi
ISBN: 0634071769
Pages: 292
Year: 1987-05
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Vocal Score
They Found the Car
Author: Gipi
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
ISBN: 1560978015
Pages: 32
Year: 2006
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A late-night telephone call about a mysterious car which went missing seven years ago and has now been recovered causes a chain reaction of violence in this all-new comics novelette from Gipi; ultimately this crime story (which is not so much a "sequel" to The Innocents as another story set in the same milieu with a different cast of characters) turns into a tale of religion and hypocrisy