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Big Questions from Little People: And Simple Answers from Great Minds  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 10, 2018
Big Questions from Little People: And Simple Answers from Great Minds

Big Questions from Little People: And Simple Answers from Great Minds by Gemma Elwin Harris
English | October 30th, 2012 | ASIN: B007QWXS3Q, ISBN: 0062223224 | 341 pages | EPUB | 1.11 MB

In the spirit of Schott’s Miscellany, The Magic of Reality, and The Dangerous Book for Boys comes Can a Bee Sting a Bee?—a smart, illuminating, essential, and utterly delightful handbook for perplexed parents and their curious children. Author Gemma Elwin Harris has lovingly compiled weighty questions from precocious grade school children—queries that have long dumbfounded even intelligent adults—and she’s gathered together a notable crew of scientists, specialists, philosophers, and writers to answer them.

Lord of the Flies (1963)  Video

Posted by galmuchet at April 8, 2016
Lord of the Flies (1963)

Lord of the Flies (1963)
DVDrip | XviD-1148 | AC3@448 | 576x416 | Audio: English | Sub: French (srt) | DVD Cover | 1h27 | 1.0 Gb
Adventure, Drama | UK 13 Aug 1963 | Director Peter BROOK

Lord of the Flies is famed theater director Peter Brook’s daring translation of William Golding’s brilliant novel. The story of thirty English schoolboys stranded on an uncharted island at the start of the “next” war, Lord of the Flies is a seminal film of the New American Cinema and a fascinating anti-Hollywood experiment in location filmmaking. As the cast relived Golding’s frightening fable, Brook found the cinematic “evidence” of the author’s terrifying thesis: there is a beast in us all.

C.S. Lewis - Lontano dal pianeta silenzioso  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by SSCN1926 at Oct. 4, 2015
C.S. Lewis - Lontano dal pianeta silenzioso

C.S. Lewis - Lontano dal pianeta silenzioso
Italian | Adelphi | 2014 | EPUB | Pages 202 | ASIN: B00HYG4NLK | 5.90 Mb

C. S. Lewis - Quell’orribile forza  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by SSCN1926 at Oct. 4, 2015
C. S. Lewis - Quell’orribile forza

C. S. Lewis - Quell’orribile forza
Italian | Adelphi | 2014 | EPUB | Pages 506 | ASIN: B00JUQKBM2 | 6.16 Mb

Angels One Five (1952)  Video

Posted by Notsaint at Jan. 7, 2014
Angels One Five (1952)

Angels One Five (1952)
DVD9 | VIDEO_TS | PAL | 4:3 | 720x576 | 6600 kbps | 4.8Gb
Audio: English AC3 2.0 @ 192 Kbps | Subtitles: English
01:34:00 | UK | Drama, War

'Septic' Baird has just joined a front line RAF squadron at the height of the Battle of Britain. This is the story of "The Few" and how they managed to fight off the might of the Luftwaffe despite overwhelming German air power.

Amanda Quick, "The River Knows"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by s13tas at Nov. 4, 2011
Amanda Quick, "The River Knows"

Amanda Quick, "The River Knows"
Publisher: Jove | ISBN: 0515144363 | edition 2008 | PDF | 220 pages | 1,13 mb

The suspense begins with the first sentence of this romantic mystery from the pseudonymous Quick (Jayne Ann Krentz uses this pseudonym for her Victorian novels). Gossip spreads fast about the liaison between "unimportant, unfashionable, excessively dull" Louisa Bryce and wealthy, handsome Anthony Stalbridge.

Lord of the Flies 1963  Video

Posted by bill_gates at March 9, 2007
Lord of the Flies 1963

Lord of the Flies 1963
688 mb| 512 x 384 | divX |23.976fps |77 kbps JS LAME |92 min | English
Genre: Adventure / Drama / Horror / Thriller

Tagline: Evil is inherent in the human mind, whatever innocence may cloak it…

Plot Outline: Shipwrecked on an island, the castaway boys eventually revert to savagery despite the
few rational kids' attempts to prevent that.

User Comments: Notorious eyebrow raiser wonders why child cast are under fire.