Category: Nonfiction 2

  • Angelic Surrender: The Kavanaugh Foundation, Book 2 by Crista McHugh

    By Crista McHugh

    Heaven doesn’t wish him. Hell is scared of him. she will be able to see all over him… The Kavanaugh starting place, ebook 2 If the abrupt visual appeal of Will Vassago on her sofa is any indication, wisdom of Anjali’s infrequent skill to determine previous demons’ disguising glamours has unfold a ways past the basis. something that hasn’t replaced for the reason that she unintentionally touched him years ago—his unnerving impact on her hormones. formally, Vassago wishes Anjali’s aid to discover an escaped Skinwalker demon. He’s additionally obtained a few not-so-official plans for his or her down time, but when her delicate reward finds who he rather is—a fallen angel—any likelihood to fan the embers of wish among them could be misplaced. Anjali attempts to get their task over with ahead of she loses keep watch over solely. With each come upon, the unquenchable fireplace in her physique burns warmer. And Vassago is startled to achieve while he nearly loses her to the rifts of Hell he has already misplaced his middle. Then they become aware of the Skinwalker is barely the end of the iceberg. in the event that they can’t get a lid at the state of affairs, new york will undergo a destiny worse than Sodom and Gomorrah, and never even Vassago’s celestial sword will defend Anjali from the Angel of demise. caution: includes an OCD demon hunter, a naughty angel with voyeuristic trends, bedtime wrestling over who will get to be on best and a truly inappropriately used sari.
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  • Neulekturen - New Readings: Festschrift fur Gerd Labroisse by Norbert Otto Eke, Gerhard P. Knapp

    By Norbert Otto Eke, Gerhard P. Knapp

    Die Einsicht in die Polyvalenz poetischer Texte z?hmt die noch jeder shape diskursiver examine von Kunstwerken eigene Tendenz, Sinn und Bedeutung festzuschreiben. Im Spannungsfeld zwischen der anarchischen "Lust am textual content" (Roland Barthes) und der "Wut des Verstehens" (Jochen H?risch) behaupten sich die 'Lekt?ren', die als Verstehensangebote der Vieldeutigkeit literarischer Werke durch Analysen von shape und Inhalt zur Sichtbarkeit verhelfen wollen, ohne ihnen den Atem abzuschn?ren. Ihr Ziel ist es nicht, das "R?tsel" (Adorno) literarischer Kunstwerke zu l?sen, sondern es als "R?tsel" in seinen vielf?ltigen Bedeutungsdimensionen erfahrbar zu machen, "Sinn' mithin als Ergebnis eines kommunikativen Prozesses prinzipiell offen zu halten. Ausgehend von diesen ?berlegungen versammelt der Band "Neulekt?ren - New Readings" Neulekt?ren bzw. neue Lekt?ren von Texten, Autoren und Motiven von der Antike bis zur unmittelbaren Gegenwart - als Angebot zum Gespr?ch und Herausforderung, Texte als Mittel intensiver Blick?ffnungen zu begreifen, was once nichts anderes hei?t als: immer wieder aufs Neue zu lesen. Der Band enth?lt Studien zu Medea-Bildern (Anna Chiarloni), Marie von Ebner-Eschenbachs Das Sch?dliche (Erika Tunner), der Figur des Juden in romantischen M?rchen (Martha B. Helfer), der Reitergeschichte Hugo von Hofmannsthals (Heinz-Peter Preu?er), der fr?hen Romantikerinnenrezeption (Anke Gilleir), Franz Kafkas Das Urteil (Gerhard P. Knapp), Robert Walsers Tobold II (Jaak DeVos), Lion Feuchtwangers Moskau 1937 (Anne Hartmann), der Exilerfahrung im Werk Franz Werfels (Hans Wagener), Erich Frieds Nachdichtung von Dylan Thomas' less than Milk wooden (J?rg Thunecke), der Raumkonzeption in Erz?hltexten Volker Brauns (Hans-Christian Stillmark), Eli Amirs Roman Nuri (Heidy Margrit M?ller), Bild und textual content in Christa Wolfs Sommerst?ck (Roswitha Skare), Urs Widmers Der blaue Siphon (Henk Harbers), Christoph Marthalers Stunde Null (Christopher B. Balme), der Lyrik Heinz Czechowskis (Anthonya Visser), Erz?hltexten von Judith Hermann und Susanne Fischer (Monika Shafi), Werner Fritschs Grabungen (Norbert Otto Eke) und zum challenge des Wissens um den Autor bei Neulekt?ren von Texten (Elrud Ibsch). Die Herausgeber: Norbert Otto Eke ist Professor f?r Neuere deutsche Literaturwissenschaft an der Universit?t Paderborn, Gerhard P. Knapp ist Professor f?r deutsche und vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft an der collage of Utah.
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  • A Treatise on the Western Hemisphere Caraboidea by Terry L. Erwin

    By Terry L. Erwin

    A synthesis of the category, distributions, and methods of lifetime of the ground-beetles (Coleoptera: Caraboidea) residing within the Western Hemisphere. below each one taxon account, the old nomenclature, distribution on the state and/or state/province point, and lifestyle, together with Macrohabitat, Microhabitat, Dispersal talents, Seasonal incidence, and behaviour are elaborated. chosen references for every taxon are given in those different types and an intensive, approximately whole bibliography of Caraboidea references for the Western Hemisphere is gifted. The sections on lifestyle comprise the subsequent: Macrohabitat precis, altitudinal distribution in meters, in addition to a basic altitudinal type, habitat/microhabitat information, seasonality, and below habit notes on diel job, adult/larval hibernation, prey goods, immatures, over wintering, and different notes on habit are provided. information of dispersal strength, or the aptitude of dispersal, i.e. wing , flight info, jogging, working, burrowing and mountain climbing files, so far as is understood is incorporated. Species brought are famous with their possible region of starting place. This paintings, deliberate as a seven quantity spouse to Larochelle & Lariviere (2003), can be an essential instrument for anyone drawn to ground-beetles in keeping with se and their normal heritage, in addition to their function within the setting and value to agriculture, conservation, and forestry. nationwide, nearby, and native libraries will locate this set of instruments good used as a result impressive quantity of knowledge that's summarized at those geographical degrees. This paintings follows the category of Erwin (1984), and the nomenclature of Lorenz (2005), as up to date on a six month cycle through Erwin (e-data base, NMNH, Smithsonian Institution).
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