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  • Fremde Weltenby Lars Schmeink; Hans-Harald Müller

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 168.00

    Until recently, scholars were hesitant to take the fantastic seriously. But since the 1990s, the increasing presence of the fantastic in mass media has spurred growing academic interest in the subject. This book discusses that new interest and brings together recent research in various disciplines. It provides an overview of current approaches... more...

  • Funny Epitaphsby Arthur Wentworth Eaton

    The Floating Press 2013; US$ 2.99

    Giving up the ghost, cashing in your chips, kicking the bucket, meeting your maker -- however you prefer to think of death, it's something that will happen to all of us, so why not have a sense of humor about it? That's the attitude that the writers of the epitaphs featured in this uproarious collection seem to take. Author Arthur Wentworth... more...

  • Graphic Justiceby Thomas Giddens

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The intersections of law and contemporary culture are vital for comprehending the meaning and significance of law in today?s world. Far from being unsophisticated mass entertainment, comics and graphic fiction both imbue our contemporary culture, and are themselves imbued, with the concerns of law and justice. Accordingly, and spanning a wide variety... more...

  • In Vino Veritasby Nicholas O. Warner

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 40.00

    This is a systematically arranged, annotated collection of outstanding literary works dealing with drink. The book centers on some of the most enduring themes in both literary depictions of drinking and alcohol research: causes of drinking; effects of drinking; drinking and family life; drinking and gender; the tavern; and the spiritual dimension of... more...

  • Jahrtausendworte in die Gegenwart gesprochenby Klaus Bartels

    Philipp von Zabern Verlag 2012; US$ 45.78

    Klaus Bartels ist einer der feinsinnigsten und amüsantesten Philologen, seine Kolumnen in der NZZ sind moderne Klassiker. In seinem neuen Buch präsentiert er Jahrtausendworte - Sätze, die in der Antike gesprochen wurden und durch die Epochen hindurch nichts von ihrer Kraft und Schönheit verloren haben. Er zeigt, wo sie herkommen, was sie einmal bedeuteten... more...

  • Killochriesby Jim Carruth

    Freight Books 2015; US$ 13.11

    Killochries is a stunning verse novella, tracking the relationship of two very different men working a remote sheep farm over the course of twelve months. A young man is sent to work on at Killochries, a sheep farm belonging to a relative, after burning out in the city. He is appalled by the absence of his previous life?s essentials, by the remote... more...

  • Kleine Literaturgeschichte der großen Liebeby Matthias Luserke-Jaqui

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 22.87

    Wie lässt sich das Vergängliche bewahren, wie der Liebe Dauer verleihen? Um diese Frage kreisen alle Texte über die große Liebe ? von der Antike bis heute. ?Denn alle Lust will Ewigkeit?, formulierte Nietzsche treffend. Und eben dies leistet die Literatur: Sie garantiert, dass die Liebe fortdauert, selbst über den Tod hinaus. Auch wenn die Liebenden... more...

  • Legends of Charlemagneby Thomas Bulfinch

    The Floating Press 2012; US$ 3.99

    Travel back in time with this collection of fables and legends set in medieval France. Famed folklorist Thomas Bulfinch brings together a carefully curated compendium of stories that are sure to delight. A bevy of damsels in distress and courageous knights populate these pages in tales that veer from action-adventure to romance and back again. more...

  • Literarische Texte und ihre Relevanz für die Leseförderung: Evaluierung und Exemplifizierung signifikanter Lesestrategien im Bereich Kinder- und Jugendliteraturby Leonora Krätzig

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 32.40

    Gegenstand des vorliegenden Buchs ist die Leseförderung unter Einbindung literarischer Texte im Deutschunterricht der Grundschule. Die Schule hat mit dem Lernziel Lesen einen signifikanten gesellschaftlichen Auftrag erhalten und trägt als fundamentale Instanz kindlicher Lesesozialisation maßgebliche Verantwortung für die Vermittlung benannter Schlüsselqualifikation.... more...

  • The Literary Companion to Sexby Fiona Pitt-Kethley

    Arcadia Books Limited 2014; US$ 9.99

    A tantalizing read, The Literary Companion to Sex leads you on a tour through the sexual pages of some of the most distinguished books ever written. The author has selected excerpts from a diverse group of book ? from the Bible, Rabelais and Defoe to Arabian Nights, Chinese Novels, Milton and Crabbe ? reflecting the sexual atmospheres of their eras.... more...