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Detective Comics #27 Special Edition (Batman 75 Day Comic 2014) (2014- ) #1

  • Author: Bob Kane, Bill Finger, Brad Meltzer, Bryan Hitch, Scott Snyder & Chip Kidd
  • Release Date : 2014-07-23
  • Genre: Graphic Novels
  • File Size: 37760832 Bytes

In his 75 years, Batman has been the central figure at the forefront of graphic storytelling. From the printed page to the big screen, Bob Kane's creation has never been a more significant fixture in popular culture the world over. This BATMAN 75 DAY COMIC 2014, free for a limited time, features the Dark Knight's origin from DETECTIVE COMICS #27 in 1939, as well a retelling of the story by New York Times bestselling novelist Brad Meltzer and illustrator Bryan Hitch and another short story by current BATMAN scribe Scott Snyder and artist Sean Murphy. Also included is a sneak peak at the reimagining of Batman's 1939 comic book debut, designed by Chip Kidd with a script by Meltzer.  Join us as we celebrate the Dark Knight's 75th anniversary....

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Play Dead

  • Author: Leslie O'Kane
  • Release Date : 1998-12-01
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 783530 Bytes

Meet Allie Babcock – The Audacious Dog Therapist with a Flair for SleuthingAt her brand new shop in Boulder, Allie’s very first client is a dejected collie whose previous owner allegedly took her own life. But with a natural nose for crime, Allie soon suspects murder – leaving her dejected canine client as possibly the sole witness to the crime.With the scent fresh, Allie is quickly on the case – but a second murder curtails her investigation. Before taking another step, Allie needs to count her enemies: several suspicious dog owners, a boyfriend with a temper (and a demand for vengeance!), and a mysterious door-to-door salesman with a curious tale to tell…Bizarre salesman, vicious boyfriend and suspect dog owners – one thing is for sur...

The Making of Citizen Kane  Revised Edition
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The Making of Citizen Kane Revised Edition

  • Author : Orson Welles
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1996-10-24
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0520205677

The Making of Citizen Kane Revised Edition Book Description :

Citizen Kane, widely considered the greatest film ever made, continues to fascinate critics and historians as well as filmgoers. While credit for its genius has traditionally been attributed solely to its director, Orson Welles, Carringer's pioneering study documents the shared creative achievements of Welles and his principal collaborators. The Making of Citizen Kane, copiously illustrated with rare photographs and production documents, also provides an in-depth view of the operations of the Hollywood studio system. This new edition includes a revised preface and overview of criticism, an updated chronology of the film's reception history, a reconsideration of the locus of responsibility of Welles's ill-fated The Magnificent Ambersons, and new photo...

Orson Welles s Citizen Kane
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Orson Welles s Citizen Kane

  • Author : James Naremore
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0195158911

Orson Welles s Citizen Kane Book Description :

Citizen Kane is arguably the most admired and significant film since the advent of talking pictures. No other film is quite so interesting from both artistic and political points of view. To study it even briefly is to learn a great deal about American history, motion-picture style, and the literary aspects of motion-picture scripts. Rather than a sterile display of critical methodologies, James Naremore has gathered a set of essays that represent the essential writings on the film. It gives the reader a lively set of critical interpretations, together with the necessary production information, historical background, and technical understanding to comprehend the film's larger cultural significance. Selections range from the anecdotal --Peter Bogdanov...

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  • Author : Sawyer Bennett
  • Publisher : Big Dog Books, LLC
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :

Kane Book Description :

Are you ready for Kane Bellan’s story? I have a problem. Potential problem? I’m not really sure. Here’s the deal. There’s this girl—isn’t that how it always starts?—and her name is Mollie. I like her. I mean really like her. I hope that doesn’t make me seem less manly than my professional hockey player persona implies. But here’s the issue—she’s my best friend. The one person I can count on for everything, who’s been there with me for all the moments, big and small. When Mollie shows up at my door, travel weary and scared following an incident with an ex, my instinct to protect her goes into overdrive. It’s then that I know she’s more than just my best friend and the skates are swept out from under me when I find out she f...

Kane County Cougars
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Kane County Cougars

  • Author : David Malamut
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0738534102

Kane County Cougars Book Description :

In 1991, it seemed odd (if not unwise) when a minor league franchise moved into a major league market-- one with two big league teams, no less. But the story of the Kane County Cougars of the single-A Midwest League has been one of tremendous successes on the field, at the gates, and above all in the hearts of baseball fans in Chicago's western suburbs. The team continues to draw more than half a million fans to Geneva's cozy Elfstrom Stadium year after year, without ever being affiliated with the Cubs or Sox in the nearby city. They have fielded some top prospects, including 2003 World Series MVP Josh Beckett and his teammate Dontrelle Willis. They have battled in the post-season several times in their brief history, and they thrilled fans by winnin...

Paul Kane s Great Nor West

Paul Kane s Great Nor West

  • Author : Sheila Urbanek
  • Publisher : UBC Press
  • Release Date : 2011-11-01
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780774841832

Paul Kane s Great Nor West Book Description :

In this beautifully designed and richly illustrated book, Diane Eaton and Sheila Urbanek re-create Paul Kane's heroic journey across Canada and bring to life the people, places, and events he experienced. Determined to document the lives and customs of the Indians of the Northwest, Paul Kane set out in 1845 to cross the continent 'with no companions but my portfolio and a box of paints, my gun and a stock of ammunition.' Travelling via the Hudson's Bay Company fur brigade routes, he made his way from the Great Lakes to the Pacific coast and back again. When he returned to Toronto in the fall of 1848, he brought back some 500 field sketches as well as a remarkable collection of Indian 'curiosities,' which he used as raw material for one hundred oil pa...

Citizen Kane

Citizen Kane

  • Author : Diana Barnes
  • Publisher : Insight Publications
  • Release Date : 2011-11-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781921088636

Citizen Kane Book Description :

Insight Study Guides are written by experts and cover a range of popular literature, plays and films. Designed to provide insight and an overview about each text for students and teachers, these guides endeavor to develop knowledge and understanding rather than just provide answers and summaries....



  • Author : Jennifer Blake
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release Date : 2012-10-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781460305041

Kane Book Description :

Down in Louisiana, family comes first. In the delta town of Turn-Coupe, that's the rule the Benedicts live by. So when a beautiful redhead starts paying a little too much attention to Kane Benedict's grandfather, Kane decides to find out what the woman really wants. Kane's sure Regina Dalton's up to no good. She's either out to grab his grandfather's money or a spy for the company that's trying to put him out of business. Kane—who everyone calls Sugar Kane, 'cause he's sweet as sin…with all the consequences-figures he'll have no trouble getting answers from Regina. But he's wrong. She's not about to tell him the truth. Because her own family's in trouble and she'll do anything—and everything—to save it....

Quinlan v  Kane

Quinlan v Kane

  • Author : Frank D. Rothschild
  • Publisher : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
  • Release Date : 2013-08-29
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781601566874

Quinlan v Kane Book Description :

At what point does a friendly conversation end and a business consultation begin? That is the question explored in this business contracts case file. The plaintiff, Roberta Quinlan, demands a broker fee of $300,000 that she is convinced she is entitled to be paid for her services as a business broker. The defendant, Brian Kane, however, maintains that Quinlan simply offered friendly advice on the sale of his business, Kane Electronics, to Nita Computer World and therefore he owes her no fee. There are two witnesses for both the plaintiff and the defendant....

The Geology of Kane County  Utah

The Geology of Kane County Utah

  • Author : Hellmut H. Doelling
  • Publisher : Utah Geological Survey
  • Release Date : 1989-01-25
  • Genre: Faults (Geology)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781557910912

The Geology of Kane County Utah Book Description :

Kane County, with its 4105 square miles, lies along the south-central margin of Utah and is found in the western part of the Colorado Plateaus physiographic province. It is famous for scenic beauty displayed in its colorful rock formations and other geologic features such as faults, folds, arches, monoclines, joints, cross beds, cliffs, lava fields, and canyons. Kane County contains parts of Bryce and Zion National Parks, the Glen Canyon Recreation Area, and it is home to the Coral Pink Sand Dunes and Kodachrome Basin State Parks. The county area has had an interesting geologic history and important fossil finds have added much to our knowledge of world geology. The total value of the mineral production of Kane County, Utah through 1985 is estimated ...



  • Author : Nathaniel Brehmer
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781304362230

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