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Download Secret Societies and Subversive Movements by Nesta H. Webster PDF

By Nesta H. Webster

Webster lays out, in old viewpoint, how mystery societies and subversive hobbies have operated and regulated revolutions from backstage. Webster writes that whereas many teams were began to advertise excessive values and search wisdom, a few develop into perverted by means of power-hungry people who see how you can make the most the area for his or her personal profit.

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Download Notes from Underground (Everyman's Library) by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Richard Pevear, Larissa Volokhonsky PDF

By Fyodor Dostoevsky, Richard Pevear, Larissa Volokhonsky

(Book Jacket prestige: Jacketed)Dostoevsky’s such a lot innovative novel, Notes from Underground marks the dividing line among 19th- and twentieth-century fiction, and among the visions of self each one century embodied. the most outstanding characters in literature, the unnamed narrator is a former authentic who has defiantly withdrawn into an underground life. In complete retreat from society, he scrawls a passionate, obsessive, self-contradictory narrative that serves as a devastating assault on social utopianism and an statement of man’s primarily irrational nature.Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky, whose Dostoevsky translations became the normal, provide us a brilliantly trustworthy version of this vintage novel, conveying all of the tragedy and tormented comedy of the unique.

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Download Uncle Wiggily by Howard R. Garis PDF

By Howard R. Garis

Uncle Wiggily is among the most well liked and enduring characters in American literature. a happy “bunny rabbit gentleman” with a superb knack for atmosphere issues correct, he has been a reassuring buddy to hundreds of thousands of youngsters when you consider that early within the century. Uncle Wiggily’s a laugh tales converse to readers approximately normal stories, and have a full of life forged of youngsters and animal characters: Toodle and Noodle Flat-Tail, playful beavers; Nurse Jane Fuzzy Wuzzy, Uncle Wiggily’s unswerving muskrat housekeeper; Stubby ft, the little boy who's helped by way of a sure-footed rabbit named child Bunty; Grandpa Goosey Gander; the Kite Boy; and so forth. choked with attraction, heat, and out of date enjoyable.

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