The White Darkness

The White Darkness
A Book

by Geraldine McCaughrean

  • Publisher : Oxford University Press - Children
  • Release : 2011-03-03
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 0192756788
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Captain Titus Oates, hero of the Antarctic, has been dead for nearly a century. But not in Sym's head. In there, he is her constant companion, her soul mate, her adviser. It is as if he walked out of the Polar blizzard and into her mind. In fact, if it were not for Titus, life might be as bleak a place as the Antarctic wilderness. When she is taken on a mystery expedition by her eccentric uncle Victor, Sym can't believe her luck. Destination Antarctica-the very place she's always wanted to visit. But Victor has other plans, more sinister than Sym could possibly imagine. Stranded in the most isolated part of the world with her trust in someone she comes to realize is a madman, she must find a way to avoid a gruesome fate. But what should a teenage girl do? Could it be that Titus, the one who perished in that very place, will be the means of her survival?

The White Darkness

The White Darkness
A Book

by David Grann

  • Publisher : Doubleday
  • Release : 2018-10-30
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0385544588
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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By the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon, a powerful true story of adventure and obsession in the Antarctic, lavishly illustrated with color photographs Henry Worsley was a devoted husband and father and a decorated British special forces officer who believed in honor and sacrifice. He was also a man obsessed. He spent his life idolizing Ernest Shackleton, the nineteenth-century polar explorer, who tried to become the first person to reach the South Pole, and later sought to cross Antarctica on foot. Shackleton never completed his journeys, but he repeatedly rescued his men from certain death, and emerged as one of the greatest leaders in history. Worsley felt an overpowering connection to those expeditions. He was related to one of Shackleton's men, Frank Worsley, and spent a fortune collecting artifacts from their epic treks across the continent. He modeled his military command on Shackleton's legendary skills and was determined to measure his own powers of endurance against them. He would succeed where Shackleton had failed, in the most brutal landscape in the world. In 2008, Worsley set out across Antarctica with two other descendants of Shackleton's crew, battling the freezing, desolate landscape, life-threatening physical exhaustion, and hidden crevasses. Yet when he returned home he felt compelled to go back. On November 13, 2015, at age 55, Worsley bid farewell to his family and embarked on his most perilous quest: to walk across Antarctica alone. David Grann tells Worsley's remarkable story with the intensity and power that have led him to be called "simply the best narrative nonfiction writer working today." Illustrated with more than fifty stunning photographs from Worsley's and Shackleton's journeys, The White Darkness is both a gorgeous keepsake volume and a spellbinding story of courage, love, and a man pushing himself to the extremes of human capacity.

The White Darkness

The White Darkness
And Other Stories of the Great Northwest

by Lawrence Mott

  • Publisher : London : W. Heinemann
  • Release : 1907
  • Pages : 306
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The White Darkness: And Other Stories Of The Great Northwest

The White Darkness: And Other Stories Of The Great Northwest
A Book

by Lawrence Mott

  • Publisher : Wentworth Press
  • Release : 2019-03-26
  • Pages : 330
  • ISBN : 9781011544486
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The White Darkness

The White Darkness
A Book

by Cleopatra Grant

  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 2021
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 1329570235
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Beneath the White Darkness

Beneath the White Darkness
A Book

by Domenic Marinelli

  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release : 2017-04-20
  • Pages : 376
  • ISBN : 9781544989945
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Domenic Marinelli, the author of Weathered Tracks and Miles In The Dark takes you on a terrifying adventure north to the small town of Nantiuk, Yukon. Gates Monroe, an English language teacher from Montreal, has been sent to teach a group of meteorologists who have set up a dig and makeshift research facility within a forgotten valley near The Richardson Mountains. Things start off well, but what happens when our character discovers that his students unearth not meteors but a demonic force that is ages old? Join him as he faces the harsh climate and whatever perils come forth from Beneath The White Darkness. The novel reads like Jack London meets the masters of modern horror and beyond. In this digital age, Domenic Marinelli is slowly and surely becoming a writer you most definitely need to take a look at and be a part of his rise amongst the ranks. The author uses his recognizable and vintage style, weaving a tale that can be funny at times, emotional, adventurous, and gut wrenchingly terrifying. If you're in the mood for horror that'll keep you up reading well into the night, look no further, because you've hit the mark. Beneath The White Darkness is sure to become a classic of the genre for years to come.

White Darkness

White Darkness
A Book

by David A. McIntee

  • Publisher : London Bridge
  • Release : 1993
  • Pages : 244
  • ISBN : 9780426203957
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This new series of original novels takes up where the TV series left off. Novels published in 1992 demonstrated the scope of this series, from all-action space adventure to psychological thriller to mythic fantasy. All stories feature the Seventh Doctor and his new companion, Bernice Summerfield.

White Darkness

White Darkness
A Book

by Fungai Jayaguru

  • Publisher : Grammar House
  • Release : 2021
  • Pages : 85
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Tricia, an orphaned young woman strives to make ends meet to save her sister from dropping out of school. Fate throws her into the hands of a cunning politician who blackmails her after witnessing him murder his wife. The price of silence is bitter sweet and golden but muddy. It's a long walk to freedom but just when life is blooming a foster kid crushes everything to the ground. Will Tricia let such a sin go unpunished, will her better side remain or a foreign version has to be employed?

White Darkness the Financial Apocalypse

White Darkness the Financial Apocalypse
A Book

by Jefferey Trent McGill

  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release : 2005-07-15
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9781467027854
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Democracy, in its true sense, is in trouble. Ironically, it is being threatened by the very voices that push it most. Supposedly Fascism was stopped with the defeat of Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy, Franco''s Spain, Salazar''s Portugal, Papadopoulos Greece, Pinochet''s Chile and Suharto''s Indonesia. How has America lined itself up with these regimes? The commonality that links them is a protofascist model that link them are recognizable patterns of national behavior. I am chilled when I see the patterns that clearly indicate a merger of corporate and governmental policies. True it is a thin line between these two just as there is between love and hate. These are scary times and it is not just the external terrorists that strike forbodance in my heart. We have internal terrorist within our on borders in our government. They are just not as obvious to the American people. The commonality that links contemporary American culture to Fascism is the recognizable patterns of national behavior. The patterns are (A) Powerful and continuing expressions of nationalism (B) Disdain for the importance of human rights such as equality issues ongoing with minorities and inadequate health care and a failing social security system (C) Identification of enemies / Scapegoats, such as terrorists and weapons of mass destruction, as a unifying cause (D) The supremacy of the military and the profits from developing war machines (E) Rampant sexism such as the homophobic client emerging in America against gays (F) Controlled mass media by the wealthy elite (G) Obsession with national security (H) Religion and ruling elite tied together (I) Powerful corporations protected (J) Power of labor suppressed through unemployment (K) Disdain and suppression of intellectuals (Liberals) and the arts (L) Obsession with crime and punishment (M) Rampant cronyism and corruption (N) Lastly, fraudulent elections.

White Darkness

White Darkness
A Novel

by Steven Salinger

  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release : 2012-08-15
  • Pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0307823229
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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From its blood-chilling opening scene, White Darkness will grab you by the throat and keep on squeezing. On the island nation of Haiti, the shadowy Colonel Hugo Ferray is making another of his surprise nighttime visits. While he sits in the elegant dining room entertaining Mr. and Mrs. Dalwani and their three teen-age daughters with witty conversation, his armed troops outside are silently snipping the telephone wires and surrounding the house. When preparations are complete, the colonel slowly and mercilessly transforms his polite social call into a sadistic ritual of pillage, rape, arson and murder. Fabrice Lacroix works for the wealthy Jouvier family. He spends his days tending their garden and daydreaming about living in America with his girlfriend Antoinette. But a terrifying, late night confrontation with Colonel Ferray will propel Fabrice on a journey toward America more harrowing than he could ever have imagined. His escape will leave his precious Antoinette to face the colonel's savage fury alone. Both Fabrice and Antoinette will place their lives in the hands of the l'wahs, the revered Voodoo spirits who are the living gods of Haiti. At thirty-nine, More Rosen is struggling to maintain the family jewelry store in a once elegant Brooklyn neighborhood now crowded with West Indian immigrants— people whose language, customs and beliefs he does not understand. When Moe rescues his Haitian neighbor from a brutal mugging, he will be drawn into her strange, alien, darkly superstitious world where romance and success will lead to violence, kidnapping and the very real threat of death. After methodically destroying all traces of his former life, Colonel Ferray will relocate to America and assume a new identity. When he discovers that much of his stored treasure has been stolen, his lust for vengeance will take him straight to the West Indian section of Brooklyn. Rather than subduing his vicious impulses, the change of scene will actually increase his appetite for innocent women and orchestrated bloodshed. As the evil of the island seeps into the streets of New York, a deadly clash involving the colonel, Moe Rosen, Fabrice Lacroix and the mystical spirits of Haitian Voodoo will become inevitable. In settings that range from the high seas of the Caribbean to the canyons of New York, from a poverty-stricken Haitian village to a Miami bank vault filled with stolen gold, from a shootout on a lonely West Indian mountaintop to an authentic Voodoo ceremony in a crowded Brooklyn basement, White Darkness tells the story of men and women whose love, strength and courage will be tested to their limits in a final battle that will either destroy them or set them free. Praise for Steven D. Salinger's Behold the Fire: "It would be hard to pack more suspenseful action into these pages..." — People "Debut thrillers don't get much better than this." — Chicago Tribune "Jolting...impressive....sees a lot of action and covers a lot of ideological ground without losing a grip on itself...Salinger writes as if language were his lifeline to a new world." — The New York Times "The best first novel I've ever reviewed." — Philadelphia Inquirer

The Raiders

The Raiders
Being Some Passages in the Life of John Faa, Lord and Earl of Little Egypt

by Samuel Rutherford Crockett

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1894
  • Pages : 409
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A Good Investment

A Good Investment
A Story of the Upper Ohio

by William Joseph Flagg

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1872
  • Pages : 116
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Five Hundred Dollars, and Other Stories of New England Life

Five Hundred Dollars, and Other Stories of New England Life
A Book

by Heman White Chaplin

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1887
  • Pages : 305
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Harper's Magazine

Harper's Magazine
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1872
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A Nook in the Apennines, Or, A Summer Beneath the Chestnuts

A Nook in the Apennines, Or, A Summer Beneath the Chestnuts
A Book

by Leader Scott

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1881
  • Pages : 285
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The Christian's penny magazine, and friend of the people [ed. by J. Campbell and F.S. Williams].

The Christian's penny magazine, and friend of the people [ed. by J. Campbell and F.S. Williams].
A Book

by Congregational union of England and Wales

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1870
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The Prince's Quest and Other Poems

The Prince's Quest and Other Poems
A Book

by William Watson

  • Publisher : London E. Mathews and J. Lane 1893.
  • Release : 1893
  • Pages : 145
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Poems of Giosuè

Poems of Giosuè
Tr. with Two Introductory Essays: I. Giosuè Carducci and the Hellenic Reaction in Italy

by Giosuè Carducci

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1892
  • Pages : 135
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Dancing at the Edge of Chaos

Dancing at the Edge of Chaos
An Ethnography of Wildness and Ceremony in an Afro-Brazilian Possession Religion

by Daniel Tzvi Halperin

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1995
  • Pages : 1212
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The White Betrayal

The White Betrayal
A Book

by Hellmuth Unger

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1929
  • Pages : 138
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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