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Cover of a signed 1978 copy of The Black Scholar with Elizabeth Catlett’s “Mother and Child'” print, left. The original circa 1970 lithograph is shown at right. Photo of lithograph from RoGallery.com. -  See more at: http://myauctionfinds.com/2015/02/20/reader-asks-about-book-signed-by-elizabeth-catlett/#sthash.z2zSa9Go.dpuf

Cover of a signed 1978 copy of The Black Scholar with Elizabeth Catlett’s “Mother and Child'” print, left. The original circa 1970 lithograph is shown at right. Photo of lithograph from RoGallery.com. - See more at: http://myauctionfinds.com/2015/02/20/reader-asks-about-book-signed-by-elizabeth-catlett/#sthash.z2zSa9Go.dpuf

Authors Alan B. Teasley and Ann Wilder share tips for using film as a classroom tool, and include an extensive list of films that are perfect for young adults, focusing on lesser-known flicks, classic films, and movies that students have not likely seen.

Authors Alan B. Teasley and Ann Wilder share tips for using film as a classroom tool, and include an extensive list of films that are perfect for young adults, focusing on lesser-known flicks, classic films, and movies that students have not likely seen.

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Capturing the Silken Thief by Jeannie Lin - Musician Jia needs a valuable book of poems by a famous courtesan to buy her freedom...and she believes Luo Cheng has taken it. Her attempt to steal the book from him fails, but the tall and powerful scholar unexpectedly offers to help her quest! (Bilbary Town Library: Good for Readers, Good for Libraries)

Capturing the Silken Thief by Jeannie Lin - Musician Jia needs a valuable book of poems by a famous courtesan to buy her freedom...and she believes Luo Cheng has taken it. Her attempt to steal the book from him fails, but the tall and powerful scholar unexpectedly offers to help her quest! (Bilbary Town Library: Good for Readers, Good for Libraries)

First published in 1977 and now reprinted in its original form, A Source-book of Scottish Witchcraft has been the most authoritative reference book on Scottish Witchcraft for almost thirty years. It has been invaluable to the specialist scholar and of interest to the general reader. It provides, but provides much more than, a series of lists of the 'names and addresses' of long-dead witches. However, although it is widely quoted and held in high esteem, few copies were ever printed and most…

First published in 1977 and now reprinted in its original form, A Source-book of Scottish Witchcraft has been the most authoritative reference book on Scottish Witchcraft for almost thirty years. It has been invaluable to the specialist scholar and of interest to the general reader. It provides, but provides much more than, a series of lists of the 'names and addresses' of long-dead witches. However, although it is widely quoted and held in high esteem, few copies were ever printed and most…

Congregation of the Index, Censure of Carlo Sigonio's Commentary on Sulpicius Severus.  In Latin, Rome, Last quarter of the sixteenth century. In its efforts to fight the spread of Protestant heresies, the church was, in the end, forced to impose a degree of censorship that had a chilling effect on certain activities of humanists, especially the writing of history and philosophy. Like other European princes, the popes made spasmodic efforts to suppress dangerous books in the early sixteenth…

Congregation of the Index, Censure of Carlo Sigonio's Commentary on Sulpicius Severus. In Latin, Rome, Last quarter of the sixteenth century. In its efforts to fight the spread of Protestant heresies, the church was, in the end, forced to impose a degree of censorship that had a chilling effect on certain activities of humanists, especially the writing of history and philosophy. Like other European princes, the popes made spasmodic efforts to suppress dangerous books in the early sixteenth…

This is the type of book where you can tell that a lot of effort was put into world-building.  This world has it's own division of classes--humans, dragons, scholar dragons, and quigutl, that is rich and adds depth to the novel.  It has books, philosophers and belief systems.  But it doesn't info-dump about the world.  As a reader you can tell there's more below the surface, the philosophies are mentioned briefly, quoted, but never over-explained.

This is the type of book where you can tell that a lot of effort was put into world-building. This world has it's own division of classes--humans, dragons, scholar dragons, and quigutl, that is rich and adds depth to the novel. It has books, philosophers and belief systems. But it doesn't info-dump about the world. As a reader you can tell there's more below the surface, the philosophies are mentioned briefly, quoted, but never over-explained.

Unprecedented natural disasters, political uprisings, and economic uncertainty: The Bible predicted it all. Now you can understand it--and know what's coming next.  As we watch world events unfold, biblical prophecy becomes a subject of intense interest. "Every Prophecy of the Bible" brings clear answers to more than 1,000 key prophecies, backed with solid Scriptural evidence. Noted biblical scholar Dr. John F. Walvoord covers each prophecy from Genesis to Revelation, giving detailed insight…

Unprecedented natural disasters, political uprisings, and economic uncertainty: The Bible predicted it all. Now you can understand it--and know what's coming next. As we watch world events unfold, biblical prophecy becomes a subject of intense interest. "Every Prophecy of the Bible" brings clear answers to more than 1,000 key prophecies, backed with solid Scriptural evidence. Noted biblical scholar Dr. John F. Walvoord covers each prophecy from Genesis to Revelation, giving detailed insight…

How to Read and Why Harold Bloom is Sterling Professor of Humanities at Yale University, Berg Professor of English at New York University, and a former Charles Eliot Norton Professor at Harvard. He has written more than 20 books of literary criticism. From a lifetime of writing and teaching about literature, this great scholar exhorts readers to consider the pleasures and benefits of reading well.

How to Read and Why Harold Bloom is Sterling Professor of Humanities at Yale University, Berg Professor of English at New York University, and a former Charles Eliot Norton Professor at Harvard. He has written more than 20 books of literary criticism. From a lifetime of writing and teaching about literature, this great scholar exhorts readers to consider the pleasures and benefits of reading well.

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