In October 1943, a U.S. destroyer sailed out of Philadelphia and supposedly vanished, the result of a Navy experiment with electromagnetic radiation. The story was considered a hoax - but now Juan Cabrillo and his Oregon colleagues aren't so sure. There is talk of a new weapon soon to be auctioned, something very dangerous to America's interests, and the rumors link it to the great inventor Nikola Tesla, who was working with the Navy when he died in 1943. Was he responsible for the experiment? Are his notes in the hands of enemies?
"Hey, where did my ship go???"
Three decades after leaving the Mormon faith, Latayne Colvett Scott looks back to her original journey out of Mormonism and the reasons why she left. Revised and updated, this third edition of The Mormon Mirage presents both a fascinating inside look at Mormonism and new and formidable evidence against its claims and teachings.
"A must read!"
In each of his books, James Bradley has exposed the hidden truths behind America's engagement in Asia. Now comes his most engrossing work yet. Beginning in the 1850s, Bradley introduces us to the prominent Americans who made their fortunes in the China opium trade. As they - good Christians all - profitably addicted millions, American missionaries arrived, promising salvation for those who adopted Western ways.
"An illuminating history"
In 1946 Chicago, Nathan Heller - president of the flourishing A-1 Detective Agency - is hired to protect racing-wire gambling chief James Ragen, who is nonetheless shot down on the streets of Chicago. Not one to take such an affront sitting down, Nate goes after the killer, but he’s in for the biggest surprise of his career. Demonstrating once again that he is the master of true-crime fiction, Max Allan Collins’ story of the birth of Las Vegas - and the dirty deeds that floated all around it - is a masterpiece of modern noir. Heller follows the trail as it leads to Hollywood and Las Vegas....
One of the most significant discoveries of modern science is that the world we perceive around us is not as it appears. Rather, neuroscience, evolutionary biology, and quantum physics have demonstrated that our day-to-day reality is a relative construct built upon a scaffolding of information bits that betray their real origins and causations.
Laurel Dixon has it all. She is a Caucasian woman, living the American Dream... or so she thinks. She has a successful career in a world where women are expected to be home and stay silent. She is a proponent for equal rights, and has finally given birth to her first child after years of failed pregnancies.
"Accompanying music threw me off!"
Robin pense avoir enfin trouvé le bonheur en épousant Paul. Quand il l'invite à prendre des vacances au Maroc, elle se dit que ce voyage serait idéal pour enfin prendre le temps de concevoir le bébé dont elle rêve tant... Alors que leur séjour se déroule à merveille, Robin reçoit un mot de son assistant qui lui apprend que Paul a subi une vasectomie. Folle de rage, elle laisse un mot de rupture à Paul et quitte l'hôtel. A son retour : la chambre a été saccagée, il y a du sang partout, Paul a disparu.
Moss Partridge has just had a very rude awakening. The last he remembers, it was 1864, and he was a paroled Union soldier stopping off in Denver on his way home to his wife and child in Montana. Now it's a dozen years later, he's the town drunk in Mirage, Colorado, and he has no memory of those lost years. Something sure must have happened, because there are people trying to kill him and two Indian children who are following him everywhere he goes - and, apparently, deciding whether he should live or die.
"An Exciting Beginning to a Western Series"
Doing all the things you don't need to do in order to avoid doing the things you should be doing is human nature. It's not the doing it that is tough, it's the starting to do it that is. Now the riddle to this puzzle is finally solved when you will discover the secret to getting started. You will be helped over all of the hurdles so you can live a fantastic life full of joy and freedom to reach your goals each and every time.
The pineal gland (or third eye, as it's also known as) is the real secret ruler of the human system, working subtly to integrate the functions of the glands and to control the action of light upon the body. Here, master of mind power Stephen Richards reveals third eye activation and kick-starting it up again.
Ein neues Meisterwerk von Matt Ruff: Am 9.11.2001 steuern christliche Fundamentalisten zwei Flugzeuge in die Türme des Welthandelszentrums von Bagdad, ein drittes ins arabische Verteidigungsministerium in Riad, während mutige Passagiere das vierte, für Mekka bestimmte, in der Wüste zum Absturz bringen. Die Supermacht sagt dem Terror daraufhin den Kampf an und besetzt die Ostküste von Amerika - Entwicklungsland und mutmaßliche Heimat der Terroristen.
This book by Steve Backley, the only British track & field athlete to win medals at three consecutive Olympic Games, is a symbolic tale of four athletes and their passion to succeed at the Olympic Games. The 12 insights covered in the book symbolize a deeper moral and spiritual meaning, they reveal what it takes to bring out the listener's full potential and what they are capable of achieving. Anyone with a dream and the will to commit can apply these rules to anything at all.
At times you just cannot open your eyes to the emotional hurt you are suffering - preferring to avoid the reality of it may seem far better than enduring the pain. Do not allow your sad past to rule your present situation. Some people prefer to be blind to what it is that is causing no end of emotional turmoil within themselves and do not want to see the reality, but this cannot be avoided forever because it will eventually implode and cause irreparable damage within - both physically and mentally!
The desert is no place for ocean-dwelling Kampii like Aluna and Hoku, especially now that Aluna has secretly started growing her tail. But the maniacal Karl Strand is out to conquer the Above World, and the horselike Equians are next on his list. Aluna, Hoku, and their friends - winged Calli and Equian exile Dash - race to the desert city of Mirage, intent on warning the Equians and forming an alliance. Unfortunately, Strand’s clone, Scorch, has gotten there first. Now the Equian leader has vowed to take all his people to war as part of Strand’s army.
Ask and the Universe Will Provide is about you becoming the creator of your future and helping you manifest your desires. Do not chance leaving it up to others; now you can design your future today. This really is your survival kit for changing your life to how you want it to be. The life of your dreams is waiting for you inside of Ask and the Universe Will Provide.
Little more than 200 years ago, only the most reckless or eccentric Europeans had dared traverse the unmapped territory of the modern-day Middle East. Its history and peoples were the subject of much myth and speculation: and no region aroused greater interest than Egypt.
"A lesson in history"
Dream no longer. Make your wishes become reality. Today is the first day of your new life of happiness, so make it happen. Why wait until tomorrow for what you can do today? Enjoy the journey of life the way you choose to and long for. Do you have wishes that you long to come true? Look no further, as Cosmic Ordering is here to help you through the steps to fulfilling your dreams and ambitions. The same dreams and ambitions you long for but have never been able to achieve.
Former Time magazine Jerusalem bureau chief Aikman takes a sober, balanced look at the Middle East, issuing a challenge to take a uniquely Christian approach to the Middle East rather than religious crusading.
Learn how to fast-track your wishes and create a direct link to the cosmos. The author provides irrefutable documentary proof of his rags-to-riches success story, claiming to have won GBPs in a few months and reveals how Cosmic Ordering turned his life around from having no money at all to becoming a property developer, author, TV consultant, radio broadcaster and as a result is wealthy beyond his wildest dreams. Now, after years of studying, he has fine-honed his cosmic connection technique and says, why wait for the winning lottery number?
Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable, audiobook edition of Mirage by Clive Cussler with Jack Du Brul, read by Scott Brick. In October 1943, a US destroyer vanished out of Philadelphia, the result of a Navy experiment with electromagnetic radiation. The story was considered a hoax - but Juan Cabrillo and his Oregon colleagues aren't convinced. Now, a new weapon is for sale - one linked to the great inventor Nikola Tesla, who was working with the Navy when he died in 1943.