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- Monsoon Books Pte. Ltd. 2011; US$ 7.99
Solve the puzzles in this book and win cash prizes totaling US $4350. Welcome to the Toxic Panda ? the amazing armchair treasure hunt novel written entirely without the letter E. The first person to solve the puzzle for each chapter of Toxic Panda will receive a cash prize. more...
- Auckland University Press 2013; US$ 14.57
After an argument with his wife, Verity, Jason Button threw a stapler which struck her on the face. Is he guilty of violent assault? Or was it just a matter of bad luck? Briefcase, the first book of poetry by Judge and poet John Adams, is a mélange of poems ? in traditional and experimental forms ? and other texts: affidavits, police reports, a sudoku... more...
- Bloodaxe Books 2014; US$ 9.99
After the appearance of Fleur Adcock's Poems 1960-2000 she wrote no more poems for several years. This cessation coincided with "but was not entirely caused by "her giving up smoking. When poetry returned to her in 2003 it tended towards a sparer, more concentrated style. This new collection continues to reflect her preoccupations with family matters... more...
- Bloodaxe Books 2014; US$ 11.99
Fleur Adcock's title refers to the transparent, glittering wings of some of the species "bees, mosquitoes, dragonflies "celebrated or lamented in a sequence of poems on encounters with arthropods, from the stick insects and crayfish of her native New Zealand to the clothes' moths that infest her London house. There is an elegy for the once abundant... more...
- Bloodaxe Books 2011; US$ 14.51
Fleur Adcock is one of Britain's most accomplished poets. Her poised, ironic poems are tense and tightly controlled as well as shrewdly laconic, and often chilling as she unmasks the deceptions of love or unravels family lives. Disarmingly conversational in style, they are remarkable for their psychological insight and their unsentimental, mischievously... more...
- Aarhus University Press 2005; US$ 19.88
Bogen afspejler professor Jens Genefkes mangesidige berøringsflader og hans mangeårige arbejde i brydningsfladen mellem virksomhedsledelsens teori og praksis. Bidragyderne har i flere tilfælde brugt muligheden for at fremlægge anderledes synsvinkler på udviklingen inden for ledelse og organisation. De 14 bidrag rækker således fra en generel kritik... more...
- IP (Interactive Publications) 2013; US$ 9.00
Alfredson has many moods, many dictions, many themes. He at once glories in and laments the ephemeral, the only lasting quality in his world. This harmonises with his Buddhist outlook on life. His is a religious sensibility that draws, however, on many traditions and myths, one of respect for all beings, the soils, the rocks, the plants, the people... more...
Australische Aborigine-Literatur: Kulturelle Identität und literarische Ausdrucksmöglichkeiten der 'stolen generation'Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 32.40
Zwischen 1910 und 1970 verschleppte die australische Regierung schätzungsweise 20.000 bis 25.000 Kinder mit einem aborigenen und einem weißen Elternteil, um sie auf ein Leben in der ?weißen? Gesellschaft Australiens vorzubereiten. Erklärtes Ziel der australischen Regierung: schrittweise Assimilierung der aborigenen Bevölkerung. Dabei nahm sie die Zerstörung... more...
- University of Queensland Press 2011; US$ 12.99
Strong and thought-provoking, these poems examine themes such as aging, fatherhood, identity, and migration. From the Tehran of the poet?s childhood through the Australian coast of his teenage years to the nations visited in his adulthood, this dynamic volume gives voice to the story of a young man and his experiences of discovery. Sharing the hopes... more...
- Bloodaxe Books 2014; US$ 11.99
This book-length poem is set at the time of the partition of India and Pakistan in 1947 when thousands of people were killed in civil unrest and millions displaced, with families later split between the two countries. Inspired by family history, Moniza Alvi weaves a deeply personal story of fortitude and courage, as well as of tragic loss, in this... more...