WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIAN - HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF MAGIC AND WITCHCRAFT IN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND rticularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork...
WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIAN HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF MAGIC AND WITCHCRAFT IN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND . Davenport Adams (1828–91) established a reputation for himself as a popular science writer, translator and lexicographer. He also wrote several children's books. In this 1889 work, Adams gives a general introduction to alchemy in Europe and traces the development of magic and alchemy in England ..
THE CRIME INTERVIEWS: [BESTSELLING AUTHORS TALK ABOUT WRITING CRIME FICTION ning about how to write, how to be a writer, or about the writing life in general, what greater resource and pleasure than frank, revealing interviews with some of today's best-selling authors? Len Wanner's acclaimed interview series continues with VOLUME THREE, featuring in-depth interviews with tw..
KILLING PATTON: THE STRANGE DEATH OF WORLD WAR II'S MOST AUDACIOUS GENERAL (THE KILLING OF HISTORICAL FIGURES) thrilled to "Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy," and "Killing Jesus"--riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history. Now from Bill O'Reilly, anchor of "The O'Reilly Factor," comes the most epic book of all in this multimillion-selling series: "Killing ..
JOSIE UNDER FIRE (HISTORICAL HOUSE #5) the Blitz and the country is gripped by patriotic fervour. Josie finds it hard to understand her brother's decision to be a conscientious objector. But when she moves to a new school and gets drawn into tormenting one of her classmates, Josie learns what it means to stand up for her own beliefs...
MAKING THE SECOND GHETTO: RACE AND HOUSING IN CHICAGO 1940-1960 (HISTORICAL STUDIES OF URBAN AMERICA) that Chicago's post-depression urban renewal effort was forged in racial struggles waged on the city's South Side. His chronicle of the strategies used by ethnic, political, and business interests in reaction to the great migration of southern blacks in the 1940s describes how the violent reaction o..
AMERICAN POWER AND THE NEW MANDARINS: HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL ESSAYS darins is Noam Chomsky’s first political book, widely considered to be among the most cogent and powerful statements against the American war in Vietnam. Long out of print, this collection of early, seminal essays helped to establish Chomsky as a leading critic of United States foreign policy. The..
HISTORICAL ATLAS OF ANCIENT GREECE intended to complement the text and highlight the evolution of the civilization, this atlas traces the entire historical, cultural and political progress of the Greeks and examines all aspects of Greek culture...
ONE TRUE GOD: HISTORICAL CONSEQUENCES OF MONOTHEISM ognizable had it not been for people who believed in One True God. There would have been wars, but no religious wars. There would have been moral codes, but no Commandments. Had the Jews been polytheists, they would today be only another barely remembered people, less important, but just as extinct ..
THE NEW BILL JAMES HISTORICAL BASEBALL ABSTRACT original Historical Baseball Abstract in 1985, he produced an immediate classic, hailed by the Chicago Tribune as the “holy book of baseball.” Now, baseball's beloved “Sultan of Stats” (The Boston Globe) is back with a fully revised and updated edition for the..