Ashes, Ashes

Ashes, Ashes

Author: René Barjavel

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ISBN: NWU:35556007921216

Category: Science fiction

Page: 215

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This was to have been the happiest day of young Blanche Rouget's life. In Paris, the now-electronic city of love, Blanche had been about to make her debut as a star. Then abruptly, the Black Emperor of South America had told the world of the missiles already racing northward. Panic had broken forth; and then had come the real horror. A vast cloak of darkness had descended over the Earth. And Blanche was hurled into a world gone mad in its death-throes.
Ashes, Ashes
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: René Barjavel
Categories: Science fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher:

This was to have been the happiest day of young Blanche Rouget's life. In Paris, the now-electronic city of love, Blanche had been about to make her debut as a star. Then abruptly, the Black Emperor of South America had told the world of the missiles already racing northward. Panic
The Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants
Language: en
Pages: 944
Authors: Christian Rätsch
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-04-25 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The most comprehensive guide to the botany, history, distribution, and cultivation of all known psychoactive plants • Examines 414 psychoactive plants and related substances • Explores how using psychoactive plants in a culturally sanctioned context can produce important insights into the nature of reality • Contains 797 color photographs and
Spell Castings
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Moon
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-01 - Publisher: Red Wheel/Weiser

Spell Castings is an eclectic grimoire of magickal ways. Have you ever lit a pink candle on a Friday night and thought about the love you would like to have in your life? Maybe even closed your eyes and pictured that perfect person? Have you ever walked into a room
The Lexicon of Proto-Oceanic
Language: en
Pages: 399
Authors: Malcolm Ross, Andrew Pawley, Meredith Osmond
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-03-01 - Publisher: ANU E Press

This is the second in a series of five volumes on the lexicon of Proto Oceanic, the ancestor of the Oceanic branch of the Austronesian language family. Each volume deals with a particular domain of culture and/or environment and consists of a collection of essays each of which presents and
Like Son
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Felicia Luna Lemus
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-04-01 - Publisher: Akashic Books

An “exuberant [and] smart” novel of love, family, the fluidity of identity, and the mysteries of the past (Publishers Weekly). Set amid the outsider worlds of twenty-first century downtown New York, 1990s Los Angeles, and 1940s Mexico City, Like Son is the not-so-simple story of a love-blindness shared between a