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A new temporal aesthetic in films such as "Memento," "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," "2046," and "The Hangover."

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Genre: Art
Author: Todd McGowan
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
Release: 2011
File: 285 Pages
ISBN-13: 9780816669950

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Venture at your own risk into a realm where the sun sinks into oblivion–and all that is unholy, unearthly, and unspeakable rises. These rare, hard-to-find collaborations of cosmic terror are back in print, including • Wentworth’s Day A fellow figures his debt to a dead man is null and void, until he discovers just how terrifying interest rates can be. • The Shuttered Room A sophisticated gentleman must settle his grandfather’s estate, only to find that the house shelters dark secrets. • The Dark Brotherhood A beautiful woman and her companion meet the likes of Edgar Allan Poe, in a tale as terrifying as anything Poe himself ever created. • Innsmouth Clay A sculptor returns from Paris to create a statue not entirely of this world–and not at all under his control. • Witches’ Hollow A new schoolteacher puts his soul in peril while trying to save one of his students from a ravenous creature.

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Genre: Fiction
Author: H. P. Lovecraft
Publisher: Del Rey
Release: 2008-10-14
File: 304 Pages
ISBN-13: 0345485718

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Geoff Schmidt's debut collection Out of Time is a meditation on meaning and mortality, and the ways that story and the imagined life can sustain us. In these stories time is running out for the people, yet the power of language, the human ability to tell, to imagine and invent, is a redemptive force.

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Genre: Fiction
Author: Geoff Schmidt
Publisher: University of North Texas Press
Release: 2011
File: 109 Pages
ISBN-13: 9781574413199

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She’s a modern woman. He’s a blast from the past. Can their love survive the test of time… and war? Adventure reporter Melanie "Mel" Morton tackles current events, not historical retellings. But that all changes when a WWII veteran tracks her down and seeks her help in saving her gold-star grandfather’s life… by traveling back in time. For Mel, the stakes keep rising until she finds herself on her grandfather’s fateful final mission. Shot down behind enemy lines, Mel and Jack Hamilton, the now-young and handsome pilot, must navigate the occupied French countryside and their generational differences. With her grandfather’s life and her future on the line, Mel and Jack can’t afford the distraction of their undeniable chemistry. Failure to complete their mission could get them killed, or worse, change the course of history. Out of Time is a riveting time travel romance adventure novel. If you like explosive chemistry, rapid-fire action, and accurate depictions of the Second World War, then you’ll love Pauline Baird Jones’ homage to the Greatest Generation. Buy Out of Time to parachute into a war-torn love story today!

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Genre: Fiction
Author: Pauline Baird Jones
Publisher: Pauline Baird Jones
Release: 2014-01-20
File: 316 Pages
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What does music have to say about modernity? How can this apparently unworldly art tell us anything about modern life? In Out of Time, author Julian Johnson begins from the idea that it can, arguing that music renders an account of modernity from the inside, a history not of events but of sensibility, an archaeology of experience. If music is better understood from this broad perspective, our idea of modernity itself is also enriched by the specific insights of music. The result is a rehearing of modernity and a rethinking of music - an account that challenges ideas of linear progress and reconsiders the common concerns of music, old and new. If all music since 1600 is modern music, the similarities between Monteverdi and Schoenberg, Bach and Stravinsky, or Beethoven and Boulez, become far more significant than their obvious differences. Johnson elaborates this idea in relation to three related areas of experience - temporality, history and memory; space, place and technology; language, the body, and sound. Criss-crossing four centuries of Western culture, he moves between close readings of diverse musical examples (from the madrigal to electronic music) and drawing on the history of science and technology, literature, art, philosophy, and geography. Against the grain of chronology and the usual divisions of music history, Johnson proposes profound connections between musical works from quite different times and places. The multiple lines of the resulting map, similar to those of the London Underground, produce a bewildering network of plural connections, joining Stockhausen to Galileo, music printing to sound recording, the industrial revolution to motivic development, steam trains to waltzes. A significant and groundbreaking work, Out of Time is essential reading for anyone interested in the history of music and modernity.

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Genre: Music
Author: Julian Johnson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release: 2015-02-27
File: 400 Pages
ISBN-13: 9780190233297

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A lucid theoretical reflection on the intersection of anthropology and history

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Genre: Social Science
Author: Deapartment of Prehistory and Anthropology Nicholas Thomas
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
Release: 1996
File: 155 Pages
ISBN-13: 0472083775

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Someone plans to disrupt the 175th anniversary celebration of the Battle of the Alamo—and it's Alamo Ranger Susannah Jorgenson's job to stop the culprit. But that means partnering with Levi McDonall, who skipped town years ago with her heart. Levi's now a Texas Ranger, sworn to protect her at any cost, but Susannah knows she'll pay the price if she falls for him again. She has to stay focused on their goals—to eliminate the threat and solve the murder of Levi's captain. But an unknown killer is watching…ready to eliminate them.

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Genre: Fiction
Author: Shirlee McCoy
Publisher: Harlequin
Release: 2011-06-01
File: 224 Pages
ISBN-13: 9781459206311

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Escaping a downpour, Susan ducks into an antiques shop in Manhattan and discovers a scrapbook from the 1920s. She buys the book and her fate becomes inextricably linked with the four women in the photos. Richly atmospheric and featuring a memorable cast of characters, Out of Time is a delightful novel about history, love, and the persistence of passion.

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Genre: Fiction
Author: Paula Martinac
Publisher: Bywater Books
Release: 2012-10-16
File: 220 Pages
ISBN-13: 9781612940410

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In this time travel novel, a scientist in the 2150's discovers time is actually fluid; past, present, and future all exist at the same time. What he doesn't know, is if the current timeline can change when something is changed in the past. The U.S. government wants him to find out. The theme being to make right what once went wrong. keywords: science fiction, time travel, space travel, alternate history, united states history, anne frank, john kennedy, wounded knee, titanic

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Genre: Fiction
Author: Cliff Ball
Publisher: Cliff Ball Books
Release: 2011-11-29
File: 93 Pages
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Out Of Time “A real page-turner start to finish, Out of Time satisfies on so many levels. Insightful characterizations, romance, adventure, a wealth of knowledge make the story come alive and leap off the page at you. Having devoured the third book of the O Trilogy at lightning speed, what am I to do now – perhaps wishing to much, a saga...” Jenny Lyons

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Genre: Fiction
Author: RS Perry
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
Release: 2017-06-09
File: Pages
ISBN-13: 9780988082755

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