Das Zentrum

Roman

Author: José Saramago,Marianne Gareis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783499233302

Category:

Page: 395

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Das Zentrum

Roman

Author: José Saramago

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783498063511

Category:

Page: 395

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Der alte Töpfer Cipriano Algor betreibt in einem portugiesischen Dorf zusammen mit seiner Tochter eine kleine Töpferei. Eines Tages teilt man ihm mit, dass Plastik besser sei als Ton und seine Ware nicht mehr gebraucht wird. Doch der pfiffige Alte weiss sich zu wehren.

The Cave Book

Author: Emil Silvestru

Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780890514962

Category: Religion

Page: 80

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Describes how different kinds of caves are created, explains human use of caves, introduces the formation of stalagmites and stalactites, and tells how scientists study caves.

The Cave

Author: José Saramago

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448114284

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

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Cipriano Algor, an ageing potter, lives with his daughter and her husband in the shadow of the Centre, a nebulous, constantly expanding conglomerate that provides his livelihood - until it decrees that it is no longer interested in his humble wares. Together with his daughter, they craft a new line of small ceramic figurines and, to their bafflement, the Centre orders vast quantities. But once the figures are complete, the Centre recants: there is no market for them. Resigned to idleness Cipriano moves into the soulless megaplex, until late one night he comes across a horrifying secret in the bowels of the artificial city. The Cave is a harrowing, joyful masterpiece: an Orwellian nightmare, a family fable and an uplifting love story.

The Cave

Author: Robert Penn Warren

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

ISBN: 9780813191553

Category: Fiction

Page: 403

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In his sixth novel, The Cave (1959), Robert Penn Warren tells the story of a young man trapped in a cave in fictional Johntown, Tennessee. His predicament becomes the center of national attention as television cameras, promoters, and newscasters converge on the small town to exploit the rescue attempts and the thousands of spectators gathered at the mouth of the cave.

The Cave of Gold

Author: Everett McNeil

Publisher: Xist Publishing

ISBN: 1623959535

Category: Fiction

Page: 211

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The Cave of Gold is an action and adventure story with a dash of humor set during the California gold rush of 1849. When two boys get their hands on a map to a mysterious cave said to be filled with gold, they set off in search of riches. This Xist Classics edition has been professionally formatted for e-readers with a linked table of contents. This eBook also contains a bonus book club leadership guide and discussion questions. We hope you’ll share this book with your friends, neighbors and colleagues and can’t wait to hear what you have to say about it. Xist Publishing is a digital-first publisher. Xist Publishing creates books for the touchscreen generation and is dedicated to helping everyone develop a lifetime love of reading, no matter what form it takes

The Cave

Wind Cave (Book One)

Author: Michela Montgomery

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1618689177

Category: Fiction

Page: 264

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Six students from Stanford on summer break journey into The Wind Cave, one of the longest and deepest caves in North America. But what begins as a four-day excursion turns into a life-or-death battle for survival. The second day into their trip, nuclear war is launched against the United States from within the country. The geography of the cave changed with the movement of the blasts, and the group is unprepared to sacrifice what they must to escape. With their exit blocked and their food supply dwindling, they must navigate the maze of tunnels to find an alternate exit back home--if there's still a home to return to.

The Cave

Author: Jim Allen

Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency

ISBN: 1681814323

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 156

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In the rural foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, two adventuresome youths discover a cave containing something very unexpected that had remained hidden for centuries. Lost in time and connected to an ancient legend predating the gold rush, this extraordinary discovery is at the heart of the novel The Cave. What started out as a simple exploration soon turns out to be an old-fashioned treasure hunt, possibly of immeasurable value for the brothers. In this modern day adventure story, Keegan and Brad’s discovery is of such great historical significance that they enlist the help of their father, Tom, their college professor, George, and a good-natured archaeologist named Susan. Read and learn the mystery of The Cave.

The Cave

Author: Sam McGowan

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1403302448

Category: Fiction

Page: 208

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By viewing psychological behavior from a Spiritual perspective, the authors of Allow Yourself to Simply Awaken provide readers with inspirational insights into the True Nature of their existence. The poetic form and unique format of this book make it easily accessible to a wide range of people. Each section of this book is written to encourage readers to hearken to the calming communications of their Ever-Present Awareness in the hopes that these Spiritual promptings may assist them in clearly remembering their Unity connection to the Absolute All. This book is designed to further assist readers with their meditations, contemplations, interpersonal and intrapersonal relationships, and with their internal dialog. The authors embrace an integrated counseling approach using diverse elements of established theories. It is intended that the reader will continually ponder and reflect upon the contents of this book using patience and quietness so that Spiritual awakenings may unfold and peace may descend upon the soul.

The Cave

Author: Gary Crew

Publisher: Era Publications

ISBN: 1740490673

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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David and Andrew are back at Old Rusty’s isolated farm. Eager to solve the mystery of a diaphanous fourth wing on the windmill – they go caving. Once through the hidden entrance they are delighted to find a fantastic network of limestone caves, but their delight soon turns to terror when a gigantic creature emerges from the depths of the cave.

The Bear in the Cave

Author: Michael Rosen,Adrian Reynolds

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 074757765X

Category: Bears

Page: 28

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Journey with Bear from his quiet home by the seaside to the noisy city, and back. This warm, happy and very satisfying picture book features all the movement, rhythm and rhyme of favourite Rosen picture books like We're Going on a Bear Hunt. Each copy includes a CD of the story, read by the author.

The Allegory of the Cave

Author: Plato

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1365673227

Category: History

Page: 36

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The Allegory of the Cave is a dialogue between Plato's brother Glaucon and his mentor Socrates, narrated by the latter, in which Plato elucidates his Theory of Forms. Plato's Allegory is considered one of Western philosophy's most important metaphors.

The Book of the Cave of Treasures

Author: E. a. Budge Budge,Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge

Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

ISBN: 1596053356

Category: Religion

Page: 368

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And in the days of Nimrod, the mighty man (or giant), a fire appeared which ascended from the earth, and Nimrod went down, and looked at it, and worshipped it, and he established priests to minister there, and to cast incense from it. From that day the Persians began to worship fire...-from "The Fourth Thousand Years"One of the most prolific and respected Egyptologists of the Victorian era, Budge here offers his translation of the 4th-century A.D. Syrian text commonly known as "the Cave of Treasures," a history of the world from the Creation to the crucifixion of Christ and considered by some to be an apocryphal book of the Bible. Budge's extensive notes, linking the work to other ancient writings, as well as the numerous illustrations, make this unusual work, first published in 1927, an excellent resource for students of ancient civilizations and comparative mythology.SIR E. A. WALLIS BUDGE (1857-1934) was curator of Egyptian and Assyrian antiquities at the British Museum from 1894 to 1924. Among his many works of translation and studies of ancient Egyptian religion and ritual is his best-known project, The Egyptian Book of the Dead.

The cave

Author: Clark Coolidge,Bernadette Mayer

Publisher: Adventures in Poetry

ISBN: N.A

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 128

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American poets Clark Coolidge and Bernadette Mayer produce a multi-layered collaboration of prose and verse.

The Cave

A Play in One Act

Author: Tim J. Kelly

Publisher: Dramatists Play Service Inc

ISBN: 9780822201915

Category: Drama

Page: 18

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Paintings from the Cave

Three Novellas

Author: Gary Paulsen

Publisher: Wendy Lamb Books

ISBN: 0375897437

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 176

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Meet Jake who lives in a neighborhood controlled by street violence and fear. He meets a sculptor across the street, and his eyes are opened to another world. Or Jojo,who's closer to her three dogs than to her foster family. When Jojo tries to help another girl who needs a friend, the dogs know what to do. Or Jamie, Erik, and Grandpa, who make up an unusual family. From the Hardcover edition.

Stigma ; And, The Cave

Author: D. H. Melhem

Publisher: Syracuse University Press

ISBN: 9780815608820

Category: Fiction

Page: 182

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These two novels complete D. H. Melhem's trilogy, Patrimonies, that began with Blight. Stigma, a dark political satire, and The Cave, a post-nuclear fantasy, confront the crucial issue facing this generation: what kind of world will be our legacy? Unsettling and sometimes terrifying, both novels center on ideological paradoxes created by a military-industrial government pitted against American individualist politics. Stigma offers a vision of civil unrest, unemployment, and a chronic state of war. Books are recycled as toilet paper. Families are conscripted by lottery for the honor of war-work. Selected adults serve in a bizarre bomb factory. Youths are inducted into military service, children relegated to orphanages. Scathing yet awash in dark humor, Stigma relates one family's struggle to survive in and escape a system of perversity and horror. The Cave describes a motley group of people who flee to an abandoned cave, seeking shelter from a nuclear attack. Inside, viciousness, cowardice, and heroic gestures ironically transform their lives into a war. and individual desires, religious beliefs and stark reality move toward a cataclysmic finale, in which one man retrieves a sign of faith. Sparsely poetic, simple in tone but rich in allusion, Melhem's writing in The Cave, as in Stigma and in Blight, beckons readers to lift themselves out of their own lived reality, to look at the strange and threatening clouds on the not-so-distant horizon.

The Cave

Author: Nicholas Emmett

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: 94

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