Valley Forge
Score: 4
From 126 Ratings

Valley Forge


  • Author: Newt Gingrich & William R. Forstchen
  • Release Date : 2010-11-09
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 1833323 Bytes


In To Try Men's Souls, New York Times bestselling authors Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen cast a new light on the year 1776 and the man who would become the father of our nation, George Washington. Valley Forge picks up the narrative a year after Washington's triumphant surprise attack on Trenton, and much has changed since then. It's the winter of 1777, and Washington's battered, demoralized army retreats from Philadelphia. Arriving at Valley Forge, they discover that their repeated requests for a stockpile of food, winter clothing, and building tools have been ignored by Congress. With no other options available, the men settle down for a season of agony. For weeks the dwindling army freezes under tents in the bitter cold. Food runs out. Dis...

Crucible of Time: Part Two of the
Score: 4.5
From 19 Ratings

Crucible of Time: Part Two of the "Out of Time" Sequence


  • Author: Jeffrey A. Carver
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Science Fiction
  • File Size: 1650869 Bytes


A galaxy in peril...The story begun in The Reefs of Time continues. The time-tides caused by Karellia’s defenses have brought the malicious Mindaru AI out of the deep past into the present, threatening Bandicut and Li-Jared, who have arrived at the backwater planet—Li-Jared’s homeworld—to find it on the brink of interplanetary war. Somehow they must forge a peace between Karellia and its neighboring world if the Mindaru threat is to be broken.Back on Shipworld, Ik and Julie Stone risk their lives a second time to stop the Mindaru at their source: a planet near the galactic core, a billion years in the past. Can Antares, the beautiful humanoid who also loves Bandicut, help them? What of Bria the gokat? And Amaduse, the most influential librari...

The Crucible
Score: 3.5
From 7 Ratings

The Crucible


  • Author : Arthur Miller
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2003-03-25
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101042465


The Crucible Book Description :

A haunting examination of groupthink and mass hysteria in a rural community The place is Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692, an enclave of rigid piety huddled on the edge of a wilderness. Its inhabitants believe unquestioningly in their own sanctity. But in Arthur Miller's edgy masterpiece, that very belief will have poisonous consequences when a vengeful teenager accuses a rival of witchcraft—and then when those accusations multiply to consume the entire village. First produced in 1953, at a time when America was convulsed by a new epidemic of witch-hunting, The Crucible brilliantly explores the threshold between individual guilt and mass hysteria, personal spite and collective evil. It is a play that is not only relentlessly suspenseful and vastly mov...

The Crucible

The Crucible


  • Author : Arthur Miller
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1976-10-28
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101665008


The Crucible Book Description :

A haunting examination of groupthink and mass hysteria in a rural community The place is Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692, an enclave of rigid piety huddled on the edge of a wilderness. Its inhabitants believe unquestioningly in their own sanctity. But in Arthur Miller's edgy masterpiece, that very belief will have poisonous consequences when a vengeful teenager accuses a rival of witchcraft—and then when those accusations multiply to consume the entire village. First produced in 1953, at a time when America was convulsed by a new epidemic of witch-hunting, The Crucible brilliantly explores the threshold between individual guilt and mass hysteria, personal spite and collective evil. It is a play that is not only relentlessly suspenseful and vastly mov...

THE CRUCIBLE II

THE CRUCIBLE II


  • Author : Robert Stetson
  • Publisher : BookRix
  • Release Date : 2014-01-25
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783730973660


THE CRUCIBLE II Book Description :

When the consolidation of the Euro fails to stabilize the local economy, the Council of 12 known announces the Blue Chip Credit to be the global cashless currency. Mining on the Moon and Mars destroys the value of precious metal as the economic standard undermining the value of the credit. Conversion to both the Blue Bank Credits and Basic Credit eliminates cash. Cash no longer exists. The government can track every small exchange. With taxes abolished, unused credits revert to the government coffers after one year. The peoples own hours of labor become the standard for the new world currency. Can the Spencer family use the very oppression designed to financially enslave them and set them free? Watch for Crucible III as you keep this this amazing sec...

Out of the Crucible  Treasure Quest Book  2

Out of the Crucible Treasure Quest Book 2


  • Author : Marian Wells
  • Publisher : Baker Books
  • Release Date : 1988-09-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781441262455


Out of the Crucible Treasure Quest Book 2 Book Description :

Set against the rigors of frontier life in the West, Colorado Gold, was the dramatic first book in the new Treasure Quest historical fiction series. Bestselling author Marian Wells introduced her readers to Amy Randolph and Daniel Gerrett whose marriage started on shaky ground, nearly fell apart, and finally was restored. Out of the Crucible continues their story. As much as Amy loves Daniel, being the wife of an elder in the Methodist Episcopal Church during the circuit-riding days is difficult. Saying goodbye every Monday without knowing if he'll be back for the weekend, wondering if he's met up with Indians traveling between mining communities, the dreaded monotony and ruggedness of the mining town--her promise of love had been easy, but her commi...

The Crucible   Arthur Miller

The Crucible Arthur Miller


  • Author : Harold Bloom
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Electronic books
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780791098288


The Crucible Arthur Miller Book Description :

The Crucible still has permanence and relevance a half century after its initial publication. This powerful political drama set amidst the Salem witch trials is commonly understood as Arthur Miller's poignant response to McCarthyism. Filled with fresh essays about the play, the new edition of this invaluable literary guide features a bibliography and notes on the essay contributors....

Seeding Solutions

Seeding Solutions


  • Author : The Crucible II Group
  • Publisher : IDRC
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780889369269


Seeding Solutions Book Description :

Seeding Solutions Volume 1 brings readers up to date on what has changed – scientifically, politically, and environmentally – since the publication in 1994 of the landmark, People, Plants, and Patents.Volume 1 offers policy makers a clear description of the facts, the fights and the flora relevant to the ownership, conservation, and exchange of genetic resources. Readers new to these issues will learn from this book why germplasm is important and how it relates to trade negotiations, intellectual property disputes and food and health security, both nationally and internationally....

CliffsNotes on Miller s The Crucible

CliffsNotes on Miller s The Crucible


  • Author : Denis M. Calandra
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2011-05-18
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780544180925


CliffsNotes on Miller s The Crucible Book Description :

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into critical elements and ideas within classic works of literature. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. CliffsNotes on The Crucible takes you into Arthur Miller's play about good and evil, self-identity and morality. Following the atmosphere and action of the Salem witch trials of the 1600s, this study guide looks into Puritan culture with critical commentaries about each act and scene. Other features that help you figure out this important work include Life and background of the author Introduction to the play Character web and in-depth analyses of the major roles Summaries and glossaries related to...

THE CRUCIBLE BOXED SET

THE CRUCIBLE BOXED SET


  • Author : Robert Stetson
  • Publisher : BookRix
  • Release Date : 2014-12-19
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783736864009


THE CRUCIBLE BOXED SET Book Description :

The President, the Cabinet and the Congress merge to form the Council of 12 known as the Galactic Empire. Follow the classic journey of the Spencer family and discover the elusive Crucible. This epic adventure begins in the near future and blossoms out from Ritz Village to Moon City. The government secretly converts the cost of housing prisoners to a lucrative source of income by converting prisoners to lobotomized unisex Goons and then putting them to work. See how the government tricks the people into demanding their own enslavement. Can the Spencer family use the very government oppression designed to enslave them to set themselves free? Watch for Crucible II as you keep this incredible secret ending close to your vest....

The Crucible
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The Crucible


  • Author : Harold Bloom
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Salem (Mass.)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781604138153


The Crucible Book Description :

Discusses the writing of The crucible by Arthur Miller. Includes critical essays on the work and a brief biography of the author....