Literature & Fiction
epub |eng | | Author:Ben Green

6 The Innovative City: The Relationship between Technical and Nontechnical Change in City Government One of the smart city’s most alluring features is its promise of innovation: it uses cutting-edge ...
( Category: City Planning & Urban Development April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-12-17 | Author:Edward W. Said & Moustafa Bayoumi & Andrew Rubin

* * * — The dynastic sense, the feeling for one’s immediate past, the effort of placing ourselves in a living continuum: there is little help to be gotten for ...
( Category: Middle Eastern April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-26 | Author:Salma Khadra Jayyusi

From Qisas al-ʿArab (Stories of the Arabs), vol. 1. 1. Caliph al-Saffah, ʿAbd Allah ibn Muhammad, was the first of the Abbasid rulers (r. 132 / 750–136 / 754). 2. ...
( Category: History & Criticism April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-02 | Author:Mollie E. Reeder [Reeder, Mollie E.]

CHAPTER TWELVE RUNAWAY THINGS, II Huxley sat in a chair in the dining car and didn’t move for at least half an hour. Dominic came in, trundling about like he ...
( Category: Steampunk April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kim Wagner;

Dyer’s column went at a slow pace through the city.106 The men of the 54th and 59th were in the front, followed immediately by the Gurkhas. The four vehicles made ...
( Category: History April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-13 | Author:Holly Martin [Martin, Holly]

Darcy hadn’t been back in her flat long after walking Ben when there was a heavy knocking on the door. When she answered it, George and Libby were both standing ...
( Category: Romantic Comedy April 13,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Nathan Ballingrud

The Butcher’s Table 1. Devils by Firelight The Englishman stood on the beach, just beyond the reach of the surf, and stared out over the flat, dark plain of the ...
( Category: Dark Fantasy April 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-13 | Author:Jack Heath

CHAPTER 22 One door leads to death, the other to freedom. One guard always tells the truth, the other always lies. You get one question. What do you ask? ‘You ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction April 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-01 | Author:Johnston, Peter D.;

Chapter 30 Wednesday, October 18, 1944 11:32 a.m.—Train from Stralsund to Berlin Berg woke as the train began to roll, jerking him back and forth as it picked up speed. ...
( Category: Political April 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-18 | Author:Gyles Brandreth

It is hard for the general practitioner who sits among his patients both morning and evening, and sees them in their homes between, to steal time for one little daily ...
( Category: Amateur Sleuths April 13,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mandasue Heller

22 The sky was darkening when Frank woke up, and deep shadows were creeping across the room. Blinking the sleep from his eyes when he heard male voices and laughter ...
( Category: Urban Life April 13,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 1971-10-15 | Author:John Le Carre

He returned to the hotel in time for the afternoon mail. Dear Aldo, You asked me to write to you so I am doing so. I trust you are all ...
( Category: Espionage April 13,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2003-05-22 | Author:John Le Carre

"Ever go to one of his parties?" "You bet I did. _And__ lived to tell the tale." "Was Bernie political in Taos?" "When he remembered to be. When he wasn't ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction April 13,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 1990-06-22 | Author:John Le Carre

The Secret Pilgrim EIGHT MY STUDENTS had decided to give Smiley a rough ride, just as they’d done to me from time to time. We’d be running along perfectly smoothly ...
( Category: Espionage April 13,2019 )
mobi |eng | 1974-05-21 | Author:Le Carre, John

CHAPTER TWENTY-TWO The bedroom was long and low, once a maid's room, built into the attic. Guillam was standing at the door; Tarr sat on the bed motionless, his head ...
( Category: Espionage April 13,2019 )