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by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
The Yellow Wallpaper
  • Fiction
  • 2017
  • Autor: Charlotte Perkins Gilman
The American family was forced to rent out a family estate for the duration of the renovation of their apartment. The main character, John’s wife, didn’t like the yellow wallpapers in their room, which they made into a bedroom. The wallpapers were coarse, their color was repulsive, and the pattern prompted research and observation; it seemed that something was wrong with this wallpaper....
Number of pages: ~ 28 pages
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by Forrest J. Ackerman
Out of This World Convention
  • Fiction
  • 2009
  • Autor: Forrest J. Ackerman
Forrest J. Ackerman, prominent Los Angeles agent and Science Fiction enthusiast, reports on the recent World Convention in New York. Mr. Ackerman, who attended the first World Convention seventeen years ago, has been prominent in SF circles since the early thirties...
Number of pages: ~ 21 pages
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by Forrest J. Ackerman
  • Fiction
  • 2010
  • Autor: Forrest J. Ackerman
Something moving on the ledge attracted my attention: it was a scurrying black ant. If I had thought about it, I might have wondered how it came there. But the next moment a more curious object on the sill caught my eye. I bent over. I couldn't make out what it was at first. A bug, perhaps. Maybe it was too small for a bug. Just a little dancing dust, no doubt. Then I discerned -- and gasped. On the sill, there -- it was a man! A man on the streetcar's window sill -- a little man! He was so tiny I would never have seen him if it hadn't been for his white attire, which made him visible...
Number of pages: ~ 22 pages
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by Karen Anderson
The Piebald Hippogriff
  • Fiction
  • 2013
  • Autor: Karen Anderson
Fiction masterpiece The Piebald Hippogriff By Karen Anderson...
Number of pages: ~ 36 pages
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by Alan Arkin
People Soup
Few people realize it today, but famed actor Alan Arkin wrote two science fiction short stories in the 1950s, beginning with "Whiskaboom" in 1955 and "People Soup" in 1958. This volume collects both classic tales!...
Number of pages: ~ 24 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 4/5

by Lee Archer
Lease to Doomsday
Classic Science Fiction! The twins were a rare team indeed. They wanted to build a printing plant on a garbage dump. When Muldoon asked them why, their answer was entirely logical: "Because we live here."...
Number of pages: ~ 35 pages
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by Isaac Asimov
"Youth" is a science fiction novelette by Isaac Asimov. It first appeared in the May 1952 issue of Space Science Fiction and was reprinted in the 1955 collection The Martian Way and Other Stories. Youth is one of the rare Asimov stories with alien characters. Slim is a boy whose astronomer father is visiting the country estate of an important industrialist. The industrialist's son, Red, has found two strange animals, and he enlists Slim in a plan to turn the animals into a circus act. The astronomer, meanwhile, tells the industrialist that he has been in contact with space aliens who want to...
Number of pages: ~ 56 pages
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The Acts of Uniformity: Their Scope and Effect
  • Education
  • 2009
  • Autor: Effect by T. A. Lacey
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book....
Number of pages: ~ 30 pages
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by United States. National Park Service
Devils Tower National Monument, Wyoming (1949)
  • History
  • 2019
  • Autor: United States. National Park Service
Devils Tower National Monument is in the Black Hills of northeastern Wyoming. The major attractions are the volcanic rock Tower and protected prairie dog communities. This handbook is published in support of the National Park Service’s management policies and interpretive programs at the park. Part 1 of the handbook gives a brief introduction to the park and its history; Part 2 takes a close look at the area’s natural history and, in particular, prairie dogs; and Part 3 presents concise travel guide and reference materials....
Number of pages: ~ 161 pages
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Arnold of Winkelried, The Hero of Sempach by Gustav Höcker
  • History
  • 2016
  • Autor: Gustav Höcker
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute...
Number of pages: ~ 96 pages
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