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  • Spoken Imageby Clive Scott

    Reaktion Books 1999; US$ 40.00

    The Spoken Image considers the nature of photography, examining the language used in titles, captions and commentaries, particularly as they relate to documentary photography, photojournalism and fashion photography. more...

  • A Question of Syllablesby Clive Scott

    Cambridge University Press 1986; US$ 35.00

    Dr Scott examines the intimate life of words in verse, with all their fluctuations of meaning, mood and tone. more...

  • Street Photographyby Clive Scott

    I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 14.95

    Street photography is perhaps the best-loved and most widely known of all photographic genres, with names like Cartier-Bresson, Brassai and Doisneau familiar even to those with a fleeting knowledge of the medium. Yet what exactly is street photography? From what viewpoint does it present its subjects, and how does this viewpoint differ from that of... more...

  • Translating the Perception of Textby Clive Scott

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Translation often proceeds as if languages already existed, as if the task of the translator were to make an appropriate selection from available resources. Clive Scott challenges this tacit assumption. If the translator is to do justice to himself/herself as a reader, if the translator is to become the creative writer of his/her reading, then... more...

  • Channel Crossingsby Clive Scott

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 65.00

    "Scott's subtle and adventurous analysis breaks new ground in textual understanding, while his translations radically challenge established orthodoxies. As he crosses back and forth between French and English poetry, he has illuminating encounters with a wide range of poets, from Labe and Shakespeare to Auden and Jaccottet. The embodiment of gender... more...

  • The Thiefby Clive Cussler; Justin Scott

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 11.27

    The Thief is Clive Cussler's fifth historical thriller featuring detective Isaac Bell. A bold kidnapping aboard an ocean liner sends detective Isaac Bell across America in a deadly game of cat and mouse . . . Leaving England aboard the liner Mauretania, Isaac Bell, chief investigator at the legendary Van Dorn Detective Agency, stumbles on... more...

  • The Strikerby Clive Cussler; Justin Scott

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; US$ 11.27

    The Striker is the sixth novel in Clive Cussler's Isaac Bell series. It is 1902, and a bright, inexperienced young man named Isaac Bell, only two years out of his apprenticeship at the Van Dorn Detective Agency, has an urgent message for his boss. Hired to hunt for radical unionist saboteurs in the coal mines, he is witness to a terrible... more...

  • The Bootleggerby Clive Cussler; Justin Scott

    Penguin Books Ltd 2014; US$ 11.27

    The Bootlegger is the seventh of Clive Cussler's bestselling Isaac Bell novels. It is 1920. Prohibition and bootlegging are in full swing. When Joseph Van Dorn is shot and nearly killed while in pursuit of a rum-running vessel, his friend and employee, Isaac Bell, swears to him that he will hunt down the lawbreakers. But Bell doesn't know what... more...

  • The Cutthroatby Clive Cussler; Justin Scott

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; Not Available

    Private Detective Isaac Bell crosses some of America's harshest terrain in pursuit of the most twisted killer yet, in the latest action-packed historical blockbuster from Sunday Times bestseller Clive Cussler. Women are being brutally murdered all over America . . . it's going to take an extraordinary mind to uncover the truth before it's... more...

  • Asset Recovery Handbookby Jean-Pierre Brun; Larissa Gray; Clive Scott

    World Bank Publications 2011; US$ 19.99

    Developing countries lose an estimated US$20-40 billion each year through bribery, misappropriation of funds, and other corrupt practices. Much of the proceeds of this corruption find 'safe haven' in the world?s financial centers. These criminal flows are a drain on social services and economic development programs, contributing to the impoverishment... more...