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Medicine, Religion, and Magic in Early Stuart England: Richard Napier’s Med…

The astrologer-physician Richard Napier (1559-1634) was not only a man of practical science and medicine but also a master of occult arts and a devout parish rector who purportedly held conversations with angels. This new interpretation of Napier reveals him to be a coherent and methodical man whose burning desire for certain, true knowledge contributed to the contemporary venture of putting existing knowledge to useful ends.

Originally trained in theology and ordained as an Anglican priest,…

Son Of Woman

Pub Date : 1988-01 | Author : Charles Mangua | Publisher : East African Publishers

ISBN 10 : 9966465529
ISBN 13 : 9789966465528

An instant success and bestseller in Kenya, which ran into 6 reprints, this prize-winning novel marked the beginning of popular literature in Kenya. Mangua's novel is a fictional, ..

Citizen Kill

Pub Date : 2017-05-26 | Author : Stephen Clark | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1937178854
ISBN 13 : 9781937178857

When a devastating explosion kills the new President's young son, her administration seeks to finally end the war on terror. CIA black-ops agent Justin Raines is among the recruits..

Conspiracy Girl

Pub Date : 2015-02-12 | Author : Sarah Alderson | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9781471121975
ISBN 13 : 1471121976

'High on emotion, action, romance and danger, Conspiracy Girlgrips like a vice... and steals your heart!' Lancashire Evening Post 'I was honestly hooked the moment I started readin..

Digital Electronics

Pub Date : 2011-07 | Author : William Kleitz | Publisher : Prentice Hall

ISBN 10 : 0132543036
ISBN 13 : 9780132543033

Digital Electronics: A Practical Approach with VHDL, Ninth Edition, offers students an easy-to-learn-from resource that emphasizes practical application of circuit design, operatio..


Pub Date : 2013-09-30 | Author : Chuck Haddix | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 9780252095177
ISBN 13 : 0252095170

Saxophone virtuoso Charlie "Bird" Parker began playing professionally in his early teens, became a heroin addict at 16, changed the course of music, and then died when only 34 year..

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