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- Bitingduck Press 1996; US$ 7.50
With this novel, the author of Inquest and Executive Action has managed fiction-created-from-fact that transcends and informs fact -- an electrifying saga of a remarkable man's public and private lives that is perhaps to the secret world of spydom what The Godfather was to oragnized crime. The Spymaster is Vivian T. Prescott, an American golden boy... more...
- Bitingduck Press 1998; US$ 10.95
The Classic era centers of Quirigua and Copan are the eastern most outposts of early Mayan civilization. The Middle Motagua served as the source of Mesoamerica's most precious material. It was the home of the jade that was so highly valued by ancient peoples. With the fall, close to 1000 A.D. of Quirigua, Copan and their satellite communities,... more...
- Bitingduck Press 1999; US$ 7.50
With quiet surety, Naomi Myles cultivates a contemplative wordscape allowing that ? . . . some roots be hidden and some exposed.? And in this crafted world we are asked to think of windows framing the past, some inhabitants in sharp focus, others, ?lights that flicker and go out.? ?Julie Suk Naomi Myles creates on aura of possibility in Painting Trees... more...
- Bitingduck Press 2000; US$ 7.50
A review from the PENN STATER , Sept./Oct. 1997: ?. . .Braund's descriptions of his agricultural mission will interest some readers, but many will be more taken with the depictions of an American tackling life in post-Soviet Poland. The conditions may be spartan, but the hospitality of his newfound Polish friends brings a warm glow to the recollections.... more...
- Bitingduck Press 2000; US$ 7.50
Midnight Plays anthologizes four plays from four different worlds of story-telling: a Victorian tale of vampires ( Dracula/Sabbat ), a story of Jewish mysticism ( The Dybbuk ), a scatological retelling of the Oedipus myth ( Swellfoot's Tears ), and a tale from the Marquis de Sade (Justine). Their common denominator is their Grand Guignol environment... more...
- Bitingduck Press 1999; US$ 9.99
This book introduces the basics of Chinese culture. You will discover how to initiate contact, what to expect in meetings, and how to behave there. You will learn the way the Chinese approach negotiations, discover how you can respond to them, and learn how to negotiate a successful conclusion. You will also find out how to socialize for success, how... more...
- Bitingduck Press 1999; US$ 10.95
Using colonial tax and census records, scholars think the indigenous population dropped at least 90% in the first 160 years after the European conquest. Mismanagement, drought, famine, flood, earthquakes, and even volcanic eruptions all had their victims but the chief cause of death were none of these. In colonial Guatemala the pests, the epidemics,... more...
- Bitingduck Press 2002; US$ 7.50
Trapped in a white Ford Cortina with Sir Julian Gaylord Duckworth aka the Duck. What cruel fate is this for Stephen Gilmore Sloane, who only wants to spend the day making up with his girlfriend Emma Gummer? Is the Duck Stephen's old college mate or, perish the thought, his father? Stephen and the Duck squirm out of the clutches of the futuristic... more...
- Bitingduck Press 2001; US$ 9.95
The wealthy, sophisticated and handsome New England College of Art Professor, Beck Mitchell, has just made the mistake of his life. He?s unwittingly insulted an underworld kingpin and now the don, Maurice, "Maw" DiFazio, is out to salve his honor with Beck?s blood. After a hit attempt in which Beck is wounded in the face, he panicks, and,... more...
- Bitingduck Press 1996; US$ 9.99
Yellow light filled the attic. The light locked with the dust?tons of dust up here?and the atmosphere of the place stuffed his head like a fever. It seemed that he perceived this light with every nerve of his body. The attic was mostly empty but toward the south wall was a queer arrangement of chains; the ends dangled about seven feet from the floor... more...