Over the Edge

Over the Edge


  • Author : Greg Child
  • Publisher : Mountaineers Books
  • Release Date : 2015-02-05
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781594859601


Over the Edge Book Description :

* A different sort of true climbing adventure—this one with terrorists, kidnappings, and AK47s * New afterword by the author * First time in paperback Before dawn on August 12, 2000, four of America’s best young rock climbers—Tommy Caldwell, Beth Rodden, Jason “Singer” Smith, and John Dickey—were asleep in their portaledges high on the Yellow Wall in the Pamir-Alai mountain range of Kyrgyzstan. At daybreak, they would be kidnapped at gunpoint by fanatical militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), which operates out of secret bases in Tajikistan and Afghanistan and is linked to Al Qaeda. The kidnappers, themselves barely out of their teens, intended to use their hostages as human shields and for ransom money as they moved acro...

Over the Edge
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Over the Edge


  • Author : Valerie J. Matsumoto
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1999-01-04
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0520211499


Over the Edge Book Description :

This collection of essays challenges traditional readings of western history and literature, and redraws the boundaries of the American West. Essay topics range from tourism to immigration, from environmental battles to inter-ethnic relations, and from law to film....

Peeking Over the Edge Views from Life s Middle

Peeking Over the Edge Views from Life s Middle


  • Author : Cathy Marley
  • Publisher : Infinity Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-04
  • Genre: Literary Collections
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780741431691


Peeking Over the Edge Views from Life s Middle Book Description :

Poetically fashioned and emotionally candid, this collection of personal reflections savors the joys of life after 50 with past regrets and triumphs balanced by eager anticipation of a future built on wisdom gained along the way....

Rock Over the Edge

Rock Over the Edge


  • Author : Roger Beebe
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2002-04-23
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0822329158


Rock Over the Edge Book Description :

This collection brings new voices and new perspectives to the study of popular--and particularly rock--music. Focusing on a variety of artists and music forms, Rock Over the Edge asks what happens to rock criticism when rock is no longer a coherent concept. To work toward an answer, contributors investigate previously neglected genres and styles, such as "lo fi," alternative country, and "rock en español," while offering a fresh look at such familiar figures as Elvis Presley, the Beatles, and Kurt Cobain. Bridging the disciplines of musicology and cultural studies, the collection has two primary goals: to seek out a language for talking about music culture and to look at the relationship of music to culture in general. The editors' introduction prov...

Over the Edge

Over the Edge


  • Author : Suzanne Owens
  • Publisher : Pudding House Publications
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 158998515X


Over the Edge Book Description :

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Over the Edge
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Over the Edge


  • Author : Harlan Ellison
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2014-04-01
  • Genre: Literary Collections
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781497604476


Over the Edge Book Description :

An essential collection of short stories and essays from the multi-award-winning author of Deathbird Stories. “Arguably the best and most prolific author of novellas and novelettes that Anglophone letters has produced.” —Norman Spinrad, author of Bug Jack Barron, from his Foreword Despite the awards and accolades that categorize Harlan Ellison as a science fiction writer, his canon of work spans a diverse range of categories across fiction and nonfiction. He is, first and foremost, a writer of the human condition, whether he’s richly imagining characters’ experiences and adventures or commenting on the foibles and follies of those he had the misfortune to meet and observe. Over the Edge brings together ten of Ellison’s stories and three o...

Over the Edge

Over the Edge


  • Author : Tom Osborne
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2008-12-19
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781469101422


Over the Edge Book Description :

Theres a seventeen story building in Battle Creek, Michigan that still stands today. Seventy-five years ago, a steel-worker by the name of Nelson Talltrees, died on the fifth floor during its construction. This is a story about how his ghost still haunts suite 501. Once the entity discovers whats important to those that have set up shop there, he seduces them by using their greed against them by promising them success. Nelson delivers on his promise, but in the process, the entity eventually takes control of everything in his victims life, until it pushes the victim Over the Edge....

Over the Edge
Score: 4.5
From 23 Ratings

Over the Edge


  • Author : Brandilyn Collins
  • Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781433671623


Over the Edge Book Description :

After her husband, Dr. Brock McNeil, a respected researcher, denies that chronic Lyme disease exists, Janessa is infected with Lyme disease by a man who has lost everything to the disease, and who threatens to infect her daughter next if her husband willnot change his stance....

Over the Edge

Over the Edge


  • Author : Greg Child
  • Publisher : Mountaineers Books
  • Release Date : 2015-02-05
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781594859601


Over the Edge Book Description :

* A different sort of true climbing adventure—this one with terrorists, kidnappings, and AK47s * New afterword by the author * First time in paperback Before dawn on August 12, 2000, four of America’s best young rock climbers—Tommy Caldwell, Beth Rodden, Jason “Singer” Smith, and John Dickey—were asleep in their portaledges high on the Yellow Wall in the Pamir-Alai mountain range of Kyrgyzstan. At daybreak, they would be kidnapped at gunpoint by fanatical militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), which operates out of secret bases in Tajikistan and Afghanistan and is linked to Al Qaeda. The kidnappers, themselves barely out of their teens, intended to use their hostages as human shields and for ransom money as they moved acro...

Moving Over the Edge
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Moving Over the Edge


  • Author : Pamela Kay Walker
  • Publisher : Michael Horton Media
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Artists with disabilities
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0977150526


Moving Over the Edge Book Description :

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