Lazarus Vol. 5: Cull

Author: Greg Rucka

Publisher: Image Comics

ISBN: 1534304436

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 144

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This prestige hardcover collects the first two arcs of the critically acclaimed and New York Times bestselling series; "Family," which introduces Forever Carlyle and her Family as they are brought to the brink of war in a future of economic collapse; and "Lift," where Forever uncovers a terrorist plot against her Family while another family altogether, the Barrets, take desperate measures to escape their life of poverty. PLUS! Never-before-seen work by MICHAEL LARK and graphic designer ERIC TRAUTMANN, and exclusive world-building content. Collects LAZARUS #1-9 with four-page preview and additional content.

Lazarus

Author: Greg Rucka

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781534300248

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 128

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The fifth collection of the critically-acclaimed New York Times bestselling series by Eisner winners Michael Lark and Greg Rucka plunges the Sixteen Families into chaos as the world goes to war. But Forever Carlyle, the Lazarus of the Carlyle Family, has been sidelined, and her loyalties are now in question as she struggles to come to terms with who and what she is. To win her trust, her sister Johanna must reveal the Family's most closely-guarded secret -- the truth of Forever Carlyle. Collects issues 22 through 26.

The Broadview Anthology of British Literature Volume 5: The Victorian Era - Second Edition

Author: Joseph Black,Leonard Conolly,Kate Flint,Isobel Grundy,Don LePan,Roy Liuzza,Jerome McGann,Anne Lake Prescott,Barry Qualls,Claire Waters

Publisher: Broadview Press

ISBN: 177048308X

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 980

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In all six of its volumes The Broadview Anthology of British Literature presents British literature in a truly distinctive light. Fully grounded in sound literary and historical scholarship, the anthology takes a fresh approach to many canonical authors, and includes a wide selection of work by lesser-known writers. The anthology also provides wide-ranging coverage of the worldwide connections of British literature, and it pays attention throughout to issues of race, gender, class, and sexual orientation. It includes comprehensive introductions to each period, providing in each case an overview of the historical and cultural as well as the literary background. It features accessible and engaging headnotes for all authors, extensive explanatory annotations, and an unparalleled number of illustrations and contextual materials. Innovative, authoritative and comprehensive, The Broadview Anthology of British Literature has established itself as a leader in the field. The full anthology comprises six bound volumes, together with an extensive website component; the latter has been edited, annotated, and designed according to the same high standards as the bound book component of the anthology, and is accessible by using the passcode obtained with the purchase of one or more of the bound volumes. For the second edition of this volume a number of changes have been made. Elizabeth Gaskell’s “Our Society at Cranford” has been added, as has Anthony Trollope’s “A Turkish Bath.” Charles Dickens is now represented with a number of short selections. The selection of poems by D.G. Rossetti has been expanded considerably (the entire 1870 House of Life sequence is included), as has that by Michael Field. A selection of poems by two key figures who also appear in the anthology’s twentieth century volume (Thomas Hardy and W.B. Yeats) is also now included. Several of the Contexts sections in the volume have been expanded—notably “The Place of Women in Society,” which now includes material concerning the Contagious Diseases Acts) and “Britain, Empire, and a Wider World,” which now includes a section on the Great Exhibition of 1851. The volume will also include additional visual material—including four more pages of full color illustrations. Inevitably, some selections have been dropped from the bound book; these will all remain available, however, on the anthology’s website component. The most significant change in that direction is Dickens’s A Christmas Carol. As well as remaining available on the website, that work—like Hard Times, Great Expectations, and approximately 100 other titles from the Victorian period, is available as a stand-alone volume in the Broadview Editions series, and may be added (at little or no additional cost to the student) in a shrink-wrapped combination package.

A Layman’s Commentary

Volume 5 - Books of the Gospels

Author: John Devine

Publisher: Balboa Press

ISBN: 145251335X

Category: Religion

Page: N.A

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In today’s world, it can be difficult to maintain your faith. Those seeking a greater understanding of the Bible have numerous excellent theological commentaries available to them, but due to volume and depth, many of these are out of reach of laypeople. Others lose contact with the Bible, because it no longer seems relevant to life. They use a superficial knowledge of science and evolution to exclude God and faith from their experiences. The Layman’s Commentary: Volume 5—Books of the Gospels presents a passage-by-passage explanation of the four books of the Bible, known as the Gospels. In this fifth volume, author John Devine covers the biblical records of the life and teaching of Jesus Christ. In a coordinated approach to the four accounts he emphasises the significance of the claims that confirm Jesus as the Son of God and means of securing eternal life for those who recognise him as Savior and Lord. The evidence shows that Jesus is the most relevant person in history and why it is vital for each individual to make an informed decision about him. From personal experience Devine lays out the basis for a full and rewarding relationship with God. Study aids on prophecies, parables, miracles, healings and harmony of the Gospels are also provided.

Battle Cry Compendium Volume 5

Author: Dr. D. K. Olukoya

Publisher: The Battle Cry Christian Ministries

ISBN: 0692211349

Category: Religion

Page: 370

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Battle Cry Compendium Volume 5 Battle Cry Compendium is a compilation of spiritual warfare bulletins of messages by Dr. D. K. Olukoya, the General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Worldwide, for prayer warriors and intercessors. It is an outstanding collection for those who seek spiritual power from the Almighty.

The Best of Star Wars Insider Volume 5: Lords of the Sith

Author: Jonathan Wilkins

Publisher: Titan Comics

ISBN: 1785855999

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 178

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Die Lazarus-Vendetta

Roman

Author: Robert Ludlum,Patrick Larkin

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 364109383X

Category: Fiction

Page: 560

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Die Lazarus-Gruppe ist die Speerspitze einer Umweltbewegung, die gegen die Technologisierung der Welt kämpft. Sie wird angeführt von einem mysteriösen Führer mit dem Namen »Lazarus«. Als nach einer Attacke auf ein Forschungslabor tausende Menschen ums Leben kommen, schlägt die Stunde von Colonel Smith.

Wake Up, Lazarus! Volume II

Paths to Catholic Renewal

Author: Pierre Hegy

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 1475992920

Category: Religion

Page: 434

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This book presents research in three new areas: Sunday liturgies, homilies, and pastoral concepts. First it presents to the readers the major Latin American document, “Disciples and Missionaries of Jesus-Christ,” which sets the course of the Church in Latin America for the next decade. Next I present the findings about the Sunday liturgies in 100 churches, 50 in Guatemala and 50 the U.S. The following chapter analyzes 100 Sunday homilies in comparison to lay talks, homilies by Fr. Robert Barron, and evangelical sermons. In one more chapter I discuss basic concepts for pastoral research. Chapter 6 discusses the consequences of papal centralization for church renewal. The last chapter outlines ten basic paths of renewal. What is new in this book is the research on Sunday liturgies, homilies, and pastoral concepts.

Paper Girls 4

Author: Brian K. Vaughan

Publisher: Cross Cult

ISBN: 395981769X

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 144

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Der große Kampf der Zeitalter hat begonnen - und mittendrin sind Tiffany und die anderen Paper Girls, gefangen im tödlichen Kreuzfeuer. Ihr letzter Ausweg: das Jahr 2000. Doch was kommt danach? Wohin wird es sie als Nächstes verschlagen? Werden sie es jemals zurück in ihre eigene Zeit schaffen?

Saga 6

Author: Brian K. Vaughan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783864256998

Category:

Page: 144

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The Poems of Emma Lazarus, Volume I

Narrative, Lyric, and Dramatic

Author: Emma Lazarus

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486799883

Category: Poetry

Page: 352

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Volume I of the two-volume set features epochs, sonnets, and naturalist poems as well as Lazarus's most famous work, "The New Colossus," which is inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty.

Handbook of Parenting

Volume 5: Practical Issues in Parenting, Second Edition

Author: Marc H. Bornstein

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 1135650527

Category: Education

Page: 698

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Completely revised and expanded from four to five volumes, this new edition of the Handbook of Parenting appears at a time that is momentous in the history of parenting. Parenting and the family are today in a greater state of flux, question, and redefinition than perhaps ever before. We are witnessing the emergence of striking permutations on the theme of parenting: blended families, lesbian and gay parents, and teen versus fifties first-time moms and dads. One cannot but be awed on the biological front by technology that now not only renders postmenopausal women capable of childbearing, but also presents us with the possibility of designing babies. Similarly on the sociological front, single parenthood is a modern day fact of life, adult child dependency is on the rise, and parents are ever less certain of their own roles, even in the face of rising environmental and institutional demands that they take increasing responsibility for their offspring. The Handbook of Parenting concerns itself with: *different types of parents--mothers and fathers, single, adolescent, and adoptive parents; *basic characteristics of parenting--behaviors, knowledge, beliefs, and expectations about parenting; *forces that shape parenting--evolution, genetics, biology, employment, social class, culture, environment, and history; *problems faced by parents--handicap, marital difficulties, drug addiction; and *practical concerns of parenting--how to promote children's health, foster social adjustment and cognitive competence, and interact with school, legal, and public officials. Contributors to the Handbook of Parenting have worked in different ways toward understanding all these diverse aspects of parenting, and all look to the most recent research and thinking in the field to shed light on many topics every parent wonders about. Each chapter addresses a different but central topic in parenting; each is rooted in current thinking and theory, as well as classical and modern research in that topic; each has been written to be read and absorbed in a single sitting. In addition, each chapter follows a standard organization, including an introduction to the chapter as a whole, followed by historical considerations of the topic, a discussion of central issues and theory, a review of classical and modern research, forecasts of future directions of theory and research, and a set of conclusions. Of course, contributors' own convictions and research are considered, but contributions to this new edition present all major points of view and central lines of inquiry and interpret them broadly. The Handbook of Parenting is intended to be both comprehensive and state of the art. As the expanded scope of this second edition amply shows, parenting is naturally and closely allied with many other fields.

Dragon Age: Magekiller

Author: Greg Rucka

Publisher: Cross Cult

ISBN: 3959811152

Category: Fiction

Page: 144

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Der offizielle Comic zum erfolgreichen Fantasy-Game! Tessa und Marius sind Partner im Geiste: Sie jagen all jene Schurken, die gefährliche Blutmagie anwenden, um anderen Schaden zuzufügen. Doch bei ihrer nächsten Aufgabe, die sie von einem mysteriösen Söldner erhalten, realisieren sie, dass es sich um ihren letzten Auftrag handeln könnte. Auf ihrer Reise müssen sie von Dämonen befallene Dörfer befreien und sich mit Assassinen und wei- terem obskurem Gesindel herumschlagen. Die ein- zige Unterstützung auf die sie zählen können, ist die geheimnisvolle Organisation "Inquisition", die als einzige Gruppierung noch versucht das Ende der Welt aufzuhalten ... Die ideale Ergänzung zum neuen Game-Hit der Reihe: Dragon Age - Inquisition. Das Game erscheint im November 2014, ca. einen Monat nach der Comicveröffentlichung!

Das Lazarus-Spiel

Roman

Author: Jamie Sawyer

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641209684

Category: Fiction

Page: 608

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Wettlauf gegen die Zeit Im Kampf gegen die außerirdischen Krell ist Captain Conrad Harris schon öfter gestorben als andere Menschen die Unterwäsche wechseln, denn er steht einer Einheit von Weltraumsoldaten vor, die ihre Missionen mithilfe von Avataren ausführen. Doch ihre jüngster Auftrag ist sogar für das Lazarus-Team brandgefährlich: Mitten im Gebiet der Krell wurde ein Raumschiff lokalisiert - mit an Bord ein Artefakt, das helfen könnte, die Krell ein für alle Mal zu besiegen. Doch auch der Feind hat es auf den geheimnisvollen Gegenstand abgesehen, und so beginnt für Harris ein halsbrecherischer Wettlauf gegen die Zeit ...

Der Altman-Code

Roman

Author: Robert Ludlum,Gayle Lynds

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641093848

Category: Fiction

Page: 624

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Die U.S. Marine hat einen chinesischen Frachter im Visier, der im Verdacht steht, gefährliche Chemikalien in den Irak zu transportieren. Um einen diplomatischen Supergau zu verhindern, muss der Geheimdienst herausfinden, ob aus dem Verdacht tatsächlich Wirklichkeit wird. Für diese Aufgabe gibt es keinen Besseren als den Chef der Geheimabteilung Covert One: Jon Smith. Was er entdeckt, bestätigt die schlimmsten Albträume.