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The Maker of Moons

By: Robert W. Chambers

... Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE MAKER OF MOONS Author: ROBERT W. CHAMBERS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Lit... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...............................................................28 The Maker of Moons i The Maker of Moons Robert W. Chambers This page copyright © 2002... ... I am myself just as much evil as good, and my nation is−−And I say there is in fact no evil; (Or if there is, I say it is just as important to you, t... ...ake. Splash, splash, came the waves along the shore, higher, nearer, until a film of water, thin and glittering as a knife blade, crept up to my elbow...

...ate may take swift vengeance on the whole region and leave a blackened devastated waste where to?day forest and flowering meadow land border the lake in the Cardinal Woods. You already know part of the story; the New York papers have been full of alleged details. This much is true: Barris caught the ?Shiner,? red handed, or rather yellow handed, for his pockets and boots a...

...Table of Contents: The Maker of Moons, 1 -- Robert W. Chambers, 1 -- I, 1 -- II, 5 -- III, 8 -- IV, 11 -- V, 15 -- VI, 20 -- VII, 26 -- VIII, 28 -- The Maker of Moons -- i...

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Destination Moon (film)

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... English Destination Moon is a 1950 Irving Pichel, and starring John Archer, Warner Anderson, To... ...nd starring John Archer, Warner Anderson, Tom Powers, and Dick Wesson. The film was distributed in the United States and UK by Eagle-Lion Classics.[1]... ...er, Warner Anderson, Tom Powers, and Dick Wesson. The film was distributed in the United States and UK by Eagle-Lion Classics.[1] ... ... George Pal produced the very first major U. S. science fiction film to deal with the dangers inherent in human space travel and with the p... ...y first major U. S. science fiction film to deal with the dangers inherent in human space travel and with the possible difficulties of America's first... ...gal efforts to stop their expedition by simply launching the world's first Moon mission well ahead of schedule; as a result, they must quickly substit... ...expedition's radar and radio operator. On their way to Moon, they are forced to go outside Luna in zero gravity, wearing magnetic ... ... On their way to Moon, they are forced to go outside Luna in zero gravity, wearing magnetic boots to stay on the hull, in order to fr... ...with all aboard. As the crew approaches the Earth, the film's traditional "The End" title card heralds the dawn of the Space Age: ...

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The Maker of Moons

By: Robert W. Chambers

...ONS by ROBERT W. CHAMBERS The Maker of Moons Robert W. Chambers Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide. W... ... variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer r... ... am myself just as much evil as good, and my nation is--And I say there is in fact no evil; (Or if there is, I say it is just as important to you, to ... ...* * Each is not for its own sake; I say the whole earth, and all the stars in the sky. are for Religion's sake. I say no man has ever yet been half de... ...n patch, for we are going to smoke a little, doze a little, and go home by moonlight. Think what a big dinner we will have! Think of Howlett's despair... ...u— " 16 'And who the devil is Yue-Laou?" I said crossly. "Yue-Laou, the Moon Maker, Dzil-Nbu of the Kuen-Yuin;—it's Chinese mythology, but it is be... .... Splash, splash, came the waves along the shore, higher, nearer, until a film of water, thin and glittering as a knife blade, crept up to my elbows....

...ate may take swift vengeance on the whole region and leave a blackened devastated waste where to-day forest and flowering meadow land border the lake in the Cardinal Woods. You already know part of the story; the New York papers have been full of alleged details. This much is true: Barris caught the Shiner, red handed, or rather yellow handed, for his pockets and boots and...

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Crazy Moon (film)

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... Language English Crazy Moon is a 1987 film written by To... ... Language English Crazy Moon is a 1987 film written by Tom Berry and Ste... ... Terri Hawkes as Pamela External links Crazy Moon at the Internet Movie Databa... ...ng sources from March 2010 All articles lacking sources English-language films 1987 ... ... English-language films 1987 films 1980s comedy-drama films All s...

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London Films

By: W. D. Howells

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LONDON FILMS Author: W. D. HOWELLS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ... Character set encoding: ISO-Latin-1 LONDON FILMS Produced by Eric Eldred, Charles Franks and the Online Dis... ... OF THE STREETS VI. SOME MISGIVINGS AS TO THE AMERICAN INVASION VII. IN THE GALLERY OF THE COMMONS VIII. THE MEANS OF SOJOURN IX. CERTAIN ... ...s spectacular; they needed the desertedness of night, and the pour of the moon into the comparative emptiness of the neighborhood, to fill them out ... ..., warm sunset, and we could take the last of our pleasant walks from Half-Moon Street into St. James's Park. When the last day of our London sojou...

...METEOROLOGICAL EMOTIONS. Whoever carries a mental kodak with him (as I suspect I was in the habit of doing long before I knew it) must be aware of the uncertain value of the different exposures. This can be determined only by the process of developing, which requires a dark room and other apparatus not always...

... SIDE-SHOWS OF STATE IV. THE DUN YEAR'S BRILLIANT FLOWER V. THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE STREETS VI. SOME MISGIVINGS AS TO THE AMERICAN INVASION VII. IN THE GALLERY OF THE COMMONS VIII. THE MEANS OF SOJOURN IX. CERTAIN TRAITS OF THE LONDON SPRINGTIME X. SOME VOLUNTARY AND INVOLUNTARY SIGHTSEEING XI. GLIMPSES OF THE LOWLY AND THE LOWLIER XII. TWICE-SEEN SIGHTS AND HALF-FANC...

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Moon Moon Sen

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...Moon Moon Sen , also credited as Moonmoon Sen, (born 28 March 1948) is an Indian film actress, known for her... ...oon Sen , also credited as Moonmoon Sen, (born 28 March 1948) is an Indian film actress, known for her works in Bengali, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayal... ...n Sen, (born 28 March 1948) is an Indian film actress, known for her works in Bengali, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Marathi and Kannada films. She... ...her works in Bengali, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Marathi and Kannada films. She eventually starred in Bollywood films. She has appeared in 60 fi... ...amil, Telugu, Malayalam, Marathi and Kannada films. She eventually starred in Bollywood films. She has appeared in 60 films and 40 Television series. ... ... has received Andhra pradesh state Nandi Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1987, for her role in the film Sirivennela. ... ...state Nandi Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1987, for her role in the film Sirivennela. Contents ... ...links 8 Early life Moon Moon Sen was born into a Hindu family in Calcutta to popular Bengali a... ... Career Acting career Moon Moon Sen started her career in films and television after marriage and...

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London Films

By: W. D. Howells

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LONDON FILMS Author: W. D. HOWELLS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ... #7130] [Posted: March 14, 2003] LONDON FILMS Produced by Eric Eldred, Charles Franks and the Online Dis... ... OF THE STREETS VI. SOME MISGIVINGS AS TO THE AMERICAN INVASION VII. IN THE GALLERY OF THE COMMONS VIII. THE MEANS OF SOJOURN IX. CERTAIN ... ...s spectacular; they needed the desertedness of night, and the pour of the moon into the comparative emptiness of the neighborhood, to fill them out ... ..., warm sunset, and we could take the last of our pleasant walks from Half-Moon Street into St. James's Park. When the last day of our London sojou...

...Whoever carries a mental kodak with him (as I suspect I was in the habit of doing long before I knew it) must be aware of the uncertain value of the different exposures. This can be determined only by the process of developing, which requires a dark room and other apparatus not always...

... SIDE-SHOWS OF STATE IV. THE DUN YEAR'S BRILLIANT FLOWER V. THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE STREETS VI. SOME MISGIVINGS AS TO THE AMERICAN INVASION VII. IN THE GALLERY OF THE COMMONS VIII. THE MEANS OF SOJOURN IX. CERTAIN TRAITS OF THE LONDON SPRINGTIME X. SOME VOLUNTARY AND INVOLUNTARY SIGHTSEEING XI. GLIMPSES OF THE LOWLY AND THE LOWLIER XII. TWICE-SEEN SIGHTS AND HALF-FANC...

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Black Moon

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...Black Moon may refer to: Black moon, one of four astronomical events involving new or dark moons ... ...onomical events involving new or dark moons Black Moon (album), a 1992 album by Emerson, Lake & Palmer, as well as its ti... ...ke & Palmer, as well as its title track Black Moon (1934 film), a 1934 film, starring Fay Wray B... ...lmer, as well as its title track Black Moon (1934 film), a 1934 film, starring Fay Wray Black Moon (... ..., a 1934 film, starring Fay Wray Black Moon (1975 film), a surreal film from 1975, directed by Louis Malle ... ... book series Black Moon Clan, a group of villains in the Sailor Moon anime Black Moon or Lilith (hyp...

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The Film Mystery

By: Arthur Benjamin Reeve

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE FILM MYSTERY Author: ARTHUR B. REEVE Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...............................................................108 XXVII. THE FILM FIRE.................................................................. ... CRIME "Camera!" Kennedy and I had been hastily summoned from his laboratory in the city by District−Attorney Mackay, and now stood in the luxurious, ... ...eginning to clarify itself in his mind. Mackay shook his head. "There was no moon, you know, and everything happened swiftly. "But was he tall or shor...

...Excerpt: I. A CAMERA CRIME. ?Camera!? Kennedy and I had been hastily summoned from his laboratory in the city by District?Attorney Mackay, and now stood in the luxurious, ornate library in the country home of Emery Phelps, the banker, at Tarrytown. ?Camera! you know the call when the director is ready to shoot a scene of ...

...Table of Contents: The Film Mystery, 1 -- Arthur B. Reeve, 1 -- I. A CAMERA CRIME, 1 -- II. THE TINY SCRATCH, 5 -- III. TANGLED MOTIVES, 9 -- IV. THE FATAL SCRIPT, 12 -- V. AN EMOTIONAL MAZE, 17 -- VI. THE FIRST CLUE, 23 -- VII. ENID FAYE, 28 -- VI...

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Killing Moon

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... Killing Moon may refer to: The Killing Moon, a 1984 song by Echo & the Bunnymen ... ...he Killing Moon, a 1984 song by Echo & the Bunnymen Killing Moon: The Best of Echo & the Bunnymen, a 2007 compilation... ...en, a 2007 compilation album by Echo & the Bunnymen Killing Moon (band), a heavy metal band The ... ...illing Moon, a 1994 computer game Killing Moon (2000 television film), a 2000 America television film directed by John Bradsh...

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The Film Mystery

By: Arthur Benjamin Reeve

...HE FILM MYSTERY by ARTHUR B. REEVE The Film Mystery Arthur B. Reeve Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wid... ... variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer r... ...LE MENACE • XXV. ITCHING SALVE • XXVI. A CIGARETTE CASE • XXVII. THE FILM FIRE • XXVIII. THE PHOSPHORUS BOMB • XXIX. MICROSCOPIC EVIDENCE •... ...IME "Camera!" Kennedy and I had been hastily summoned from his laboratory in the city by District-Attorney Mackay, and now stood in the luxurious, or... ...y District-Attorney Mackay, and now stood in the luxurious, ornate library in the country home of Emery Phelps, the banker, at Tarrytown. "Camera!—yo... ...nying Kennedy on this particular case. It was not that the tragic end of a film star whose work I had learned to love was not horrible to me, but rath... ...nning to clarify itself in his mind. Mackay shook his head. "There was no moon, you know, and everything happened swiftly. "But was he tall or short...

...ERLE SHIRLEY OVERACTS · XXII. THE STEM · XXIII. BOTULIN TOXIN · XXIV. THE INVISIBLE MENACE · XXV. ITCHING SALVE · XXVI. A CIGARETTE CASE · XXVII. THE FILM FIRE · XXVIII. THE PHOSPHORUS BOMB · XXIX. MICROSCOPIC EVIDENCE · XXX. THE BALLROOM SCENE · XXXI. PHYSOSTIGMIN · XXXII. CAMERA EVIDENCE...

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Mr Moon

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...Mr. Moon or Mister Moon may refer to: Film and TV Mister Moon (with Ed Leahy), 1955–... ...er to: Film and TV Mister Moon (with Ed Leahy), 1955–1958 List of local children's television series ... ...958 List of local children's television series Mr Moon (TV Series), 2010 Disney animated series Mu... ... series Music "Mr. Moon", single by New Zealand rock band Headless Chickens released in 1993 ... ... "Mr. Moon", single by New Zealand rock band Headless Chickens released in 1993 "Mr. Moon", 1994 song by British funk band...

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The Film Mystery

By: Arthur B. Reeve

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE FILM MYSTERY Author: ARTHUR B. REEVE Language: English Subject: Fiction, L... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...Book #5270] [Posted: June 23, 2002] THE FILM MYSTERY Produced by Charles Franks and the Online Distribute... ... "Camera!" Kennedy and I had been hastily summoned from his laboratory in the city by District-Attorney Mackay, and now stood in the luxurious, ... ...ng to clarify itself in his mind. Mackay shook his head. "There was no moon, you know, and everything happened swiftly. "But was he tall or s...

...A CAMERA CRIME: ?Camera!? Kennedy and I had been hastily summoned from his laboratory in the city by District-Attorney Mackay, and now stood in the luxurious, ornate library in the country home of Emery Phelps, the banker, at Tarrytown. ?Camera!?you know the call when the director is ready to shoot a scene of ...

...SCENE XXI. MERLE SHIRLEY OVERACTS XXII. THE STEM XXIII. BOTULIN TOXIN XXIV. THE INVISIBLE MENACE XXV. ITCHING SALVE XXVI. A CIGARETTE CASE XXVII. THE FILM FIRE XXVIII. THE PHOSPHORUS BOMB XXIX. MICROSCOPIC EVIDENCE XXX. THE BALLROOM SCENE XXXI. PHYSOSTIGMIN XXXII. CAMERA EVIDENCE...

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The Hunter's Moon (film)

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...porting cast includes Keith Carradine and Hayley DuMond . Although this film did have a very limited theatrical run, it wasn't generally seen until... ...til its release on home video and remains one of the most obscure Reynolds films. Plot summary In this Depression-era drama, Carradine plays Turne... ...video and remains one of the most obscure Reynolds films. Plot summary In this Depression-era drama, Carradine plays Turner, a World War I vet who... ...stumbles upon a beautiful backwoods mountainside where he falls hopelessly in love with Flo ( Hayley DuMond ), the daughter of tyrannical landowner Cl... ...roles Reynolds undertook following a financial crisis the artist underwent in the late 1990s. Boogie Nights was another. Many fans feel, however, ... ...90s. Boogie Nights was another. Many fans feel, however, The Hunter's Moon features the better performance of the two, despite the fact he was ...

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The Moon Pool

By: A. Merritt

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE MOON POOL Author: A. MERRITT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literatur... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ... by A. Merritt December, 1996 [eBook #965] PGCC Collection: The Moon Pool by A. Merritt** *eBook File: mpool10.htm or mpool10.zip Corre... ...disappearance of his wife and associate from the camp of their expedition in the Caroline Islands. Second: Because the Executive Council have ... ... water does--only far more rapidly. And as it spread it drew a sparkling film over the marbled flesh and little wisps of vapour rose from it. The ... ...hat reacted to the same light stream-- It was not inconceivable that a film had drawn over the world wound, a film of earth-flesh which drew itse... ...ain to the globe. "Bring them here!" And again it ran swiftly with its film of colours, darkened, and shone rosy once more. From without there c...

...The Thing on the Moon Path: FOR two months I had been on the d?Entrecasteaux Islands gathering data for the concluding chapters of my book upon the flora of the volcanic islands of the South Pacific. The day before I had reached Port Moresby ...

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Blood Moon

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... 1 Folklore and tradition 2 Film 3 Games ... ... Folklore and tradition Hunter's moon, the first full moon after the Harvest Moon ... ... Xquic, a mythological Mayan heroine sometimes glossed as "Blood Moon" or "Blood Girl/Maiden" in English ... ...c, a mythological Mayan heroine sometimes glossed as "Blood Moon" or "Blood Girl/Maiden" in English The moon as it appears du... ... The moon as it appears during a total lunar eclipse The "Blood Moon Prophecy", a prophecy surrounding the tetrad of eclipses... ...phecy surrounding the tetrad of eclipses beginning April 2014 Film Bloodmoon (1990 film), an A... ... Film Bloodmoon (1990 film), an Australian horror film Bloodmoon (1997 film), a 1997 a... ...with the alternate title Blood Moon "Blood Moon Week", an event in the 2011 film Red Riding Hood Blo... ... an event in the 2011 film Red Riding Hood Blood Moon, a ritual in the 2013 film Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters ...

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The Moon Pool

By: A. E. Merritt

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE MOON POOL Author: A. MERRITT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literat... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... .........................................................................1 The Moon Pool i The Moon Pool A. Merritt Forward • Chapter I The Thing on t... ... The Wooing of Lakla • Chapter XXVII The Coming of Yolara • Chapter XXVIII In the Lair of the Dweller • Chapter XXVIX The Shaping of the Shining On... ...d on water does−−only far more rapidly. And as it spread it drew a sparkling film over the marbled flesh and little wisps of vapour rose from it. The ... ...n it that reacted to the same light stream−− It was not inconceivable that a film had drawn over the world wound, a film of earth−flesh which drew its... ...oke again to the globe. "Bring them here!" And again it ran swiftly with its film of colours, darkened, and shone rosy once more. From without there c...

...e first from a ship sailing to that port, and the subsequent reports of the disappearance of his wife and associate from the camp of their expedition in the Caroline Islands....

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Paper Moon (film)

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...Paper Moon is a 1973 American crime drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich and released by Paramount Pictures. Scre... ...rgent adapted the script from the novel Addie Pray by Joe David Brown. The film, shot in black-and-white, is set in Kansas and Missouri during the Gre... ...ed the script from the novel Addie Pray by Joe David Brown. The film, shot in black-and-white, is set in Kansas and Missouri during the Great Depressi... ... is reluctantly persuaded to deliver the orphaned Addie to her aunt's home in St. Joseph, Missouri. The pair stop at a local grain mill and Moses con... ...imed "balance owed" for the bibles inscribed with their names. Addie joins in the scam, pretending she is his daughter, and exhibits a talent for conf... ...disappointing Addie. Addie has her photograph taken sitting on a crescent moon by herself. Much to Addie's chagrin, Moze invites "Miss Trixie"&mdash... ...n the truck. Inside is the photo of her sitting by herself on the crescent moon at the carnival. As he contemplates the photo, he glances into the rea... ...ie)Randy Quaid as LeroyHugh Gillin as 2nd Deputy Production Director The film project was originally associated with John Huston and was to star Pau... .... While selecting music for the film, he heard the song It's Only a Paper Moon (by Billy Rose, Yip Harburg, and Harold Arlen). Seeking advice from hi...

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The Moon Pool

By: A. E. Merritt

...THE MOON POOL by A. MERRITT The Moon Pool A. Merritt Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide. World... ... variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer r... ... disappearance of his wife and associate from the camp of their expedition in the Caroline Islands. Second: Because the Executive Council have concl... ...ecause the Executive Council have concluded that Dr. Goodwin's experiences in his wholly heroic effort to save the three, and the lessons and warnings... ...ASSOCIATION OF SCIENCE Per J. B. K., President CHAPTER I The Thing on the Moon Path FOR two months I had been on the d'Entrecasteaux Islands gatheri... ...r the heavens was a canopy of cloud, glowing faintly and testifying to the moon riding behind it. There was much phosphorescence. Fitfully before the ... ...on water does--only far more rapidly. And as it spread it drew a sparkling film over the marbled flesh and little wisps of vapour rose from it. The No... ...t that reacted to the same light stream-- It was not inconceivable that a film had drawn over the world wound, a film of earth-flesh which drew itsel... ... again to the globe. "Bring them here!" And again it ran swiftly with its film of colours, darkened, and shone rosy once more. From without there cam...

...e first from a ship sailing to that port, and the subsequent reports of the disappearance of his wife and associate from the camp of their expedition in the Caroline Islands....

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Blue Moon (2002 film)

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...Moon is an Austria n movie written and directed by Andrea Maria Dusl in 2002 . The road movie romantic comedy is Dusl's first as a directo... ... The road movie romantic comedy is Dusl's first as a director. Plot In a month with two full moons, Austria n petty criminal Johnny Pichler i... ...c comedy is Dusl's first as a director. Plot In a month with two full moons, Austria n petty criminal Johnny Pichler is hired to carry a bag of ... ...o the Slovakia n border and deliver it to a gangster. Johnny arrives late in a battered taxi. He is forced into the car behind the gangster's beautif... ...e he is also reunited with Springer. The movie ends on a ferry as the blue moon rises and the final scene explains the enigmatic opening scene on the ... ...r the relationship between the east and the west. More inspiration for the film may have come from a transatlantic romantic entanglement with an Ameri... ...umov, Camille Saint-Saëns, Dmitriy Shostakovich, Richard Rodgers (Blue Moon) Editors Karina Ressler, Andrea Wagner Line Producer Max Linder F...

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All Around the Moon

By: Jules Verne

..., serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our miss... ...ncludes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copy... ...... ...UTRAL POINT CHAPTER IX. A LITTLE OFF THE TRACK CHAPTER X. THE OBSERVERS OF THE MOON CHAPTER XI. FACT AND FANCY CHAPTER XII. A BIRD'S EYE VI... ...EMISPHERE CHAPTER XVII. TYCHO CHAPTER XVIII. PUZZLING QUESTIONS CHAPTER XIX. IN EVERY FIGHT, THE IMPOSSIBLE WINS CHAPTER XX. OFF THE PACIFIC C... ...onceived the idea of nothing less than establishing direct communication with the Moon by means of a projectile! President Barbican, the originator o... ...target. It is flattened out of all shape; sometimes it is even melted into a thin film. Its motion has been turned into heat. Therefore, I maintain ... ...n looked at him in a kindly way, but only for a very short time; his eyes grew so filmy that he could not keep them open any longer. "The Captain," h...

...Excerpt: A few years ago the world was suddenly astounded by hearing of an experiment of a most novel and daring nature, altogether unprecedented in the annals of science. The BALTIMORE GUN CLUB, a society of artillerymen started in America during the great Civil War, had conceived the idea of nothing less than establishing direct communication with the Moon by means o...

...VERSATION -- CHAPTER VII. A HIGH OLD TIME -- CHAPTER VIII. THE NEUTRAL POINT -- CHAPTER IX. A LITTLE OFF THE TRACK -- CHAPTER X. THE OBSERVERS OF THE MOON...

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Destination Moon

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...Destination Moon may refer to: Destination Moon (film), a 1950 American science fiction film ... ...ination Moon may refer to: Destination Moon (film), a 1950 American science fiction film "Desti... ...a 1950 American science fiction film "Destination Moon" (short story), a 1950 short story by Robert Heinlein ... ...a 1950 short story by Robert Heinlein Destination Moon (comics), the sixteenth volume of The Adventures of Tintin by Hergé ...

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The Moon Metal

By: Garrett Putman Serviss

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE MOON METAL Author: GARRETT P. SERVISS Language: English Subject: Fiction... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ................................................32 XIII. THE LOOTING OF THE MOON ....................................................................... ...outh pole, nobody suspected that the beginning had been reached of a new era in the world's history. The newsboys cried “Extra!” as they had done a th... ...sides came similar exclamations. Every man who had fallen was covered with a film of the precious metal, as if he had been dipped into an electrolytic... ...w it,” Hall replied, without glancing at the bird. “And it is covered with a film of artemisium,” I added, a little piqued by his abstraction. “I know...

... I. SOUTH POLAR GOLD When the news came of the discovery of gold at the south pole, nobody suspected that the beginning had been reached of a new era in the world?s history. The newsboys cried ?Extra!? as they had done a thousand times for murders, battles, fires, and Wall Street panics, but nobody was excited. In fact, the reports at first seemed so exaggerated and improb...

...Table of Contents: The Moon Metal, 1 -- Garrett P. Serviss, 1 -- I. SOUTH POLAR GOLD, 1 -- II. THE MAGICIAN OF SCIENCE, 3 -- III. THE GRAND TETON MINE, 7 -- IV. THE WEALTH OF THE WORLD, 9 -- V. WONDERS OF THE NEW METAL, 12 -- VI. A STRANGE DISCOVER...

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Paper Moon

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... Contents Film 1 Literature 2 ... ... Television 4 Film Paper Moon (film), a 1973 American drama ... ... Film Paper Moon (film), a 1973 American drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich based... ...y Literature Paper Moon (novel), a 1971 novel by Joe David Brown originally titled Addie Pray ... ...avid Brown originally titled Addie Pray The Paper Moon (orig. Italian La Luna di Carta), a 2005 novel by Andrea Camilleri ... ... "It's Only a Paper Moon" (song), a jazz standard, first published in 1933 "Papermoon" (song), a 2008 song by Tommy h... ...(TV series), a 1974–1975 series on the ABC television network based on the film and novel of same name "It's Only a Paper Moo...

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The Moon Metal

By: Garrett Putman Serviss

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE MOON METAL Author: GARRETT P. SERVISS Language: English Subject: Fiction, ... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...[EBook #8199] [Posted: July 1, 2003] THE MOON METAL eBook prepared by Suzanne L. Shell, Joris Van Dael, an... ...h pole, nobody suspected that the beginning had been reached of a new era in the world's history. The newsboys cried "Extra!" as they had done a th... ...es came similar exclamations. Every man who had fallen was covered with a film of the precious metal, as if he had been dipped into an electrolytic ... ..." Hall replied, without glancing at the bird. "And it is covered with a film of artemisium," I added, a little piqued by his abstraction. "I kn...

...SOUTH POLAR GOLD: When the news came of the discovery of gold at the south pole, nobody suspected that the beginning had been reached of a new era in the world?s history. The newsboys cried ?Extra!? as they had done a thousand times for murders, battles, fires, and Wall Street panics, but nobody was excited. In fact, the reports at first seemed so exaggerated and improb...

.... SYX'S MAGIC IX. THE DETECTIVE OF SCIENCE X. THE TOP OF THE GRAND TETON XI. STRANGE FATE OF A KITE XII. BETTER THAN ALCHEMY XIII. THE LOOTING OF THE MOON XIV. THE LAST OF DR. SYX...

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Half Moon

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... Half Moon may refer to: Half Moon (Efteling), a ship swing in Efteling, which is a theme park in the... ... Half Moon may refer to: Half Moon (Efteling), a ship swing in Efteling, which is a theme park in the Netherlands Half Moon (film),... ...ling), a ship swing in Efteling, which is a theme park in the Netherlands Half Moon (film), a 2006 Iranian film directed by Bahman Ghobadi Half Moon P... ... a ship swing in Efteling, which is a theme park in the Netherlands Half Moon (film), a 2006 Iranian film directed by Bahman Ghobadi Half Moon Party, ... ... Ghobadi Half Moon Party, a bi-monthly event on Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand The Half Moon (music venue), a music venue in London Half-moon cookie, a spongey... ...thly event on Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand The Half Moon (music venue), a music venue in London Half-moon cookie, a spongey, round, shortbread cookie iced on... ...ft Half Moon (shipwreck), a German sailboat that sank off the coast of Florida in 1930 Halve Maen, a Dutch East India Company flyboat with which Henry...

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The Moon Endureth; Tales and Fancies

By: John Buchan

...E MOON ENDURETH by JOHN BUCHAN The Moon Endureth; Tales and Fancies John Buchan Copyright © 2002 All Rights ... ... a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer... ...M • THE LEMNIAN • ATTA'S SONG • SPACE • STOCKS AND STONES • STREAMS OF WATER IN THE SOUTH • I • II • III 1 • IV • THE GIPSY'S SONG TO THE LADY CASSIL... ...OM THE PENTLANDS LOOKING NORTH AND SOUTH Around my feet the clouds are drawn In the cold mystery of the dawn; No breezes cheer, no guests intrude My m... ... sea I turn, and lo! the moorlands high Lie still and frigid to the sky. The film of morn is silver-grey On the young heather, and away, Dim, distant,... ...ollo was safe in the folds of it, and marched sturdily up the hillside. The moon was in her first quarter, a slim horn which at her rise showed only ... ...t was Apollo's gift. He had forgotten all about it. Delphi seemed beyond the moon, and his errand a child's dream. Then the King, for so he thought o...

...Around my feet the clouds are drawn / In the cold mystery of the dawn; / No breezes cheer, no guests intrude / My mossy, mist-clad solitude; / When sudden down the steeps of sky / Flames a long, lightening wind. On high / The steel-blue arch shines clear, and far...

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Moon Child (2003 film)

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...Moon Child is a 2003 Japanese action and horror film starring Gackt, Hyde, and Leehom Wang. Plot In the year 2014, Japan ... ...anese action and horror film starring Gackt, Hyde, and Leehom Wang. Plot In the year 2014, Japan suffers a major economic collapse and people are fo... ... people are forced to emigrate to mainland China. Three orphaned boys live in a fictional Chinese city called Mallepa, a 'melting pot' of different As... ...phans. However, Sho approaches him, unafraid. Several years later, Sho is in his twenties, leading a band of thieves consisting of Kei and Toshi. Dur...

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The Moon Endureth; Tales and Fancies

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...re Collection World Public Library.org TALES AND FANCIES Title: THE MOON ENDURETH; TALES AND FANCIES Author: JOHN BUCHAN Language: English S... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... .........................................................52 STREAMS OF WATER IN THE SOUTH.............................................................. ........................................................................96 The Moon Endureth; Tales and Fancies i The Moon Endureth; Tales and Fancies ... ... sea I turn, and lo! the moorlands high Lie still and frigid to the sky. The film of morn is silver−grey On the young heather, and away, Dim, distant,...

...Excerpt: FROM THE PENTLANDS LOOKING NORTH AND SOUTH Around my feet the clouds are drawn In the cold mystery of the dawn; No breezes cheer, no guests intrude My mossy, mist?clad solitude; When sudden down the steeps of sky Flames a long, lightening wind. On high The steel?blue arch shines clear, and far, In the l...

...Table of Contents: The Moon Endureth; Tales and Fancies, 1 -- John Buchan, 1 -- FROM THE PENTLANDS LOOKING NORTH AND SOUTH, 2 -- THE COMPANY OF THE MARJOLAINE, 3 -- I, 4 -- II, 9 -- III, 12 -- AVIGNON, 18 -- A LUCID INTERVAL, 18 -- I, 18 -- II, 20 ...

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Moon rabbit

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... Chief cities shown in smallcaps. Free Imperia... ... Free Imperial Cities of the Holy Roman Empire shown in italics. ... ... Chief cities shown in smallcaps. ... ... The Moon rabbit in folklore is a rabbit that lives on the Moon, based on pareid... ...lives on the Moon, based on pareidolia that identifies the markings of the Moon as a rabbit. The story exists in many cultures, prominently in East As... ...folklore. In Chinese folklore, it is often portrayed as a companion of the Moon goddess Chang'e, constantly pounding the elixir of life for her; but i... ... 3.2.2 Comics 3.2.3 Film 3.2.4 Literatur... ...end and foreshadowing the game's true location. Film Kenneth Anger's 1972 film Rabbit's Moon t... ... 3.2.2 Comics 3.2.3 Film 3.2.4 Literatur...

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Devil on the Moon

By: Kenneth Robeson

...c Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: DEVIL ON THE MOON Author: KENNETH ROBESON Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literat... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...A Doc Savage Adventure By Kenneth Robeson Table of Contents DEVIL ON THE MOON ....................................................................... ............................................................1 Chapter I. MAN IN THE METEOR ............................................................ ...ething had happened to them. He put the hand in his pocket quickly. A faint film of sweat had come out on his forehead. "Sure, and be dogged if I’ll...

...Excerpt: A ROARING sound was probably the first evidence of what was to come to be known as the mystery of the Devil on the Moon. A sick red light accompanied the roaring. It lighted up the surroundings, and struck the earth near the Spanish Plantation. The Spanish Plantation was situated in Virginia, near Washington, and its old Colonial architec...

...Table of Contents: DEVIL ON THE MOON, 1 -- A Doc Savage Adventure By Kenneth Robeson, 1 -- Chapter I. MAN IN THE METEOR, 1 -- Chapter II. STRANGE MEN AND STRANGE QUESTIONS, 5 -- Chapter III. BLUE GLASS ROD, 10 -- Chapter IV. BEHEMOTH, QUEER MAN, 12 -- Chapt...

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Keith Moon

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... Keith Moon in 1975 Bac... ... Keith Moon in 1975 Backgrou... ... Birth name Keith John Moon Born ... ... Ono Band, Jeff Beck Group Keith John Moon (23 August 1946[1] – 7 September 1978) was an English musician be... ...unique drumming style and his eccentric, often self-destructive behaviour. In 2011, Moon was voted the second-greatest drummer in history by a Rolling... ...s to be praised by critics and musicians. Moon grew up in Alperton a suburb of Wembley, northwest London, and took up the drums du... ...e. He occasionally collaborated with other musicians and later appeared in films, but considered playing in the Who his primary occupation and remaine... ...was hospitalised. By their final tour in 1976 (and particularly during the filming of The Kids Are Alright and the recording of Who Are You), the drum... ... Music 2.3.1 Film 2.3.2 ...

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The Moon Endureth Tales and Fancies

By: John Buchan

...e Collection World Public Library.org TALES AND FANCIES Title: THE MOON ENDURETH, TALES AND FANCIES Author: JOHN BUCHAN Language: English Sub... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ... by John Buchan November, 1996 [eBook #715] PGCC Collection: The Moon Endureth by Buchan** *eBook File: ndrth0a.htm or ndrth0a.zip Corre... ... Lemnian Atta's song IV Space Stocks and stones V Streams of water in the South The Gipsy's song to the lady Cassilis VI The grove of Asht... ... I turn, and lo! the moorlands high Lie still and frigid to the sky. The film of morn is silver-grey On the young heather, and away, Dim, distant,...

...I came down from the mountain and into the pleasing valley of the Adige in as pelting a heat as ever mortal suffered under. The way underfoot was parched and white; I had newly come out of a wilderness of white limestone crags, and a sun of Italy blazed blindingly in an azure Italian sky. You are...

...ne Avignon 1759 II A Lucid Interval The Shorter Catechism (revised version) III The Lemnian Atta's song IV Space Stocks and stones V Streams of water in the South The Gipsy's song to the lady Cassilis VI The grove of Ashtaroth Wood magic VII The riding of Ninemileburn Plain Folk VIII The Kings of Orion Babylon IX The green glen The wise years X The rime of True Thomas...

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Lost Moon

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... Cover of Lost Moon first Edition ... ... 629.45 Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13 (published in paperback as Apollo 13... ... Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13 (published in paperback as Apollo 13), is a non-fiction book first published in 1994 b... ... landing mission which Lovell commanded. The book is the basis of the 1995 film adaptation Apollo 13, directed by Ron Howard. Apol... ...13 was the third mission of the Apollo program intended to land men on the Moon. An explosion of an onboard liquid oxygen tank in the Service Module, ... ...ded to land men on the Moon. An explosion of an onboard liquid oxygen tank in the Service Module, when the craft was close to reaching the Moon, cripp... ...g, and placed the lives of astronauts Lovell, Jack Swigert, and Fred Haise in serious jeopardy. The mission became famous for the safe return of the m...

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Lost on the Moon

By: Roy Rockwood

...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LOST ON THE MOON Author: ROY ROCKWOOD Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...............................................30 CHAPTER XI. READY FOR THE MOON ....................................................................... ...MONDS • CHAPTER XXX. BACK TO EARTH—CONCLUSION • Lost on the Moon or In Quest Of The Field of Diamonds Produced by Anne Soulard, Tiffany Vergo... ... lowered his life−torch, so that his mouth and nose were not enclosed in the film of vapor that emanated from the perforated box. “You must be careful... ...ut them, for it had grown much colder, they sallied forth. They found a thin film of ice on the black pool, showing that it would probably freeze when...

...?t it?? ?You don?t mean to tell me that you believe that preposterous story, do you, Jack?? And Mark Sampson looked across the table at his companion in some astonishment. ?Oh, I don?t know; it may be true,? went on Jack, again picking up the paper and gazing thoughtfully at it. ?I wish it was.? ?But think of it!? exclaimed Mark. ?Why, if such a thing exists, and if we, or...

...Table of Contents: Lost on the Moon, 1 -- Roy Rockwood, 1 -- Chapter I. A WONDERFUL STORY, 2 -- Chapter II. SOMETHING ABOUT OUR HEROES, 5 -- Chapter III. PREPARING FOR A VOYAGE, 9 -- Chapter IV. AN ACCIDENT, 11 -- Chapter V. THE WORK OF AN ENEMY, 14 -- Cha...

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Sailor Moon

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... First tankōbon volume, released in Japan on July 6, 1992. ... ...me television series Sailor Moon (anime) Directed b... ...tion Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal Directed b... ...Sailor V Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon (live-action) Films: ... ...rdian Sailor Moon (live-action) Films: Sailor Moon R:... ...es written and illustrated by Naoko Takeuchi. It was originally serialized in Nakayoshi from 1991 to 1997; the 52 individual chapters were published i... ... of comrades, the Sailor Soldiers (セーラー戦士, Sērā Senshi) — Sailor Guardians in later editions — as they battle against villains to prevent the theft of... ...er the course of five seasons. Toei Animation also developed three feature films, one television special, three short films and a live-action televisi... ... Films and television specials 3.3 ...

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The Valley of the Moon

By: Jack London

...erature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE VALLEY OF THE MOON Author: JACK LONDON Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature ... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ............................................................1 The Valley of the Moon i The Valley of the Moon Jack London • Book I • Chapter I • Chapter... ...h her face was wan with fatigue and exhausting heat, there was no slackening in her pace. The Valley of the Moon The Valley of the Moon 2 "An' her wi... ...ng the rapid horror before her eyes that flashed along like a moving picture film gone mad. She saw Pinkertons, special police, and strikers go down. ... ...e Electric Theater to while away the time on a moving picture show. A cowboy film was run off, and a French comic; then came a rural drama situated so... ...crous jumps, followed by her progeny and pursued by the dog, fled out of the film. A young girl came on, a sunbonnet hanging down her back, her apron ...

...Excerpt: But the elderly woman brought another interruption. She dropped her iron on the shirtwaist, clutched at the board, fumbled it, caved in at the knees and hips, and like a half?empty sack collapsed on the floor, her long shriek rising in the pent room to the acrid smell of scorching cloth. The women at the boards near to her scrambled, first, to the hot iron...

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Pontiac Moon

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... Language English Pontiac Moon is a 1994 adventure film directed ... ...e English Pontiac Moon is a 1994 adventure film directed by Peter Medak, and produ... ... film directed by Peter Medak, and produced by Robert Schaffel and Youssef Vahabzadeh. The film stars Ted Danson as Washington Bel... ...Vahabzadeh. The film stars Ted Danson as Washington Bellamy, a "pigheaded" science teacher in a small California town, and Mary St... ...lifornia town, and Mary Steenburgen as his wife Katherine. Danson was also one of 3 executive producers of the film, along with Jeffrey D. Brown (co-w... ...ey D. Brown (co-writer) and Robert Benedetti. Plot The film takes place in the summer of 1969, when NASA astron... ... The film takes place in the summer of 1969, when NASA astronauts successfully landed on the moon for the first time, in the Apollo ... ...lm takes place in the summer of 1969, when NASA astronauts successfully landed on the moon for the first time, in the Apollo 11 spacecraft. Katherine,... ...tains a ragtag collection of automobiles of various vintages, decides to travel with Andy to the Spires of the Moon National Park (a fictitious park p...

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The Valley of the Moon

By: Jack London

...LONDON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org THE MOON Title: THE VALLEY OF THE MOON Author: JACK LONDON Language: Engli... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...ptember, 1998 [eBook #1449] PGCC Collection: The Valley of the Moon by Jack London eBook file: vlymn10.htm or vlymn10.zip Correc... ...ce was wan with fatigue and exhausting heat, there was no slackening in her pace. "An' her with seven, an' two of 'em in reform school," ... ...e rapid horror before her eyes that flashed along like a moving picture film gone mad. She saw Pinkertons, special police, and strikers go d... ...ctric Theater to while away the time on a moving picture show. A cowboy film was run off, and a French comic; then came a rural drama situated s... ... jumps, followed by her progeny and pursued by the dog, fled out of the film. A young girl came on, a sunbonnet hanging down her back, her apron...

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