Window in the World

Window in the World

Author: Robin Hone

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 9781466973701

Category: Fiction

Page: 468

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Convicted murderer Dr. David Savage is rescued from death row by a man claiming to be a lawyer and is sent surreptitiously to work on a futuristic project called the window, which is an electric device capable of reaching and transmitting objects and people to other worlds throughout the galaxy and to different dimensions. Having met and fallen in love with a beautiful woman named Diana, he is reluctant to go to the new world, but as a professional geologist, he cant pass up the opportunity. A mysterious figure known only as Mr. Damarjiane, director of the Palomar Foundation, which is controlling the window project, his true identity revealed at the time of Savages trip through the window, lends to the mystery of the story. On the new world, Dr. Savage discovers an almost earthlike planet where he is faced with the problem of Mr. Damarjiane selling trips to the new world to the highest bidder and thus populating the planet with earthmen who will eventually destroy it as they are doing with earth. The only person able to make the decision of allowing or not allowing people to come through the window to the new world is David Savage. Remain there in that uninhabited world for the rest of his life, alone with no companionship, or let the world rush in. Decision.
Television's Window on the World
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: James F. Larson
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher: James F. Larson

This volume examines U.S. network television coverage of international news based on experiences of the past decade. First, it describes significant patterns and trends in the international affairs content of network news during the decade from 1972-1981, including story formats, visual and audio techniques, and trends in the amount and
Window on the World
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Molly Wall, Jason Mandryk
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-30 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

If you appreciate Operation World as an adult, your kids will love this invaluable and age-appropriate prayer resource that develops cultural, political, and geographical awareness. This revised edition includes new entries for more countries and people groups, with updated information and prayer points. Young people and adults alike can discover
Windows on the World Complete Wine Course
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Kevin Zraly
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

Looks at how and where wine is made and how this affects its quality and pricing, including information on how the professionals taste and rate wine and a country-by-country tour of the latest vintages.
Windows on the World: Media Discourse in English
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Antonia Sánchez Macarro
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Universitat de València

Una contribució elaborada des d’observatoris diferents sobre la significació i el paper dels discursos mediàtics difosos en anglès mitjançant els missatges públics. Els autors incideixen sobre les innombrables varietats del llenguatge d’acord amb els mitjans utilitzats per expandir-los –dels més tradicionals als més innovadors– i amb els receptors als quals
Windows on the World: International Books for Elementary and Middle Grade Readers
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Rosanne Blass
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-14 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This resource book for librarians and teachers of elementary and middle grade readers introduces over 400 titles of books (fiction, nonfiction, and poetry) written and illustrated by international authors and illustrators. • Comprises 475 entries on recommended titles for elementary and middle grade readers with bibliographic information and annotations •