Download Infierno: (Incluye Descodificando a Dante) (Spanish Edition) by Dante Alighieri PDF

By Dante Alighieri

El Infierno de Dante ha sido considerado el último gran texto épico de los angeles Edad Media y el primero del Renacimiento. Escrito a principios del siglo XIV, es l. a. parte inaugural del proyecto magno dantesco: los angeles Divina Comedia, un largo poema dividido en ninety nine cantos que describe el viaje alegórico de Dante desde el Infierno hasta el Paraíso, pasando por el Purgatorio, en busca de l. a. fe, l. a. redención y l. a. iluminación.

En el Infierno, Dante es guiado por Virgilio, el guardián de los saberes antiguos, y encuentra en cada uno de los círculos infernales a pecadores «pasados, presentes y futuros» de todo tipo. Esta aventura iniciática, que el poeta aprovecha para pasar cuentas con sus enemigos coetáneos, en lo político y lo religioso, esconde también en su núcleo y estructura un secreto que legiones de estudiosos han tratado de desvelar.

Esta edición, que recupera una magnífica traducción en verso y se apoya en un rico aparato de notas, se abre asimismo con una nueva y esclarecedora introducción que ofrece una clave de lectura insólita: Dante como el depositario de un saber hermético, como l. a. punta de lanza de una sociedad secreta cuyas raíces llegan hasta los angeles esencia del cristianismo y cuyas ramas rozan l. a. materia de nuestros días.

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Download Best Bet in Beantown (Beantown Mystery Series Book 1) by G.S. Rowe PDF

By G.S. Rowe

The 12 months is 1897. where: Boston, Mass. celebrity brief cease Herman lengthy has simply been overwhelmed and left for useless, on my own and within the locker room of the Boston Beaneaters nationwide League base ball group. yet, whodunit and why? It’s as much as ne’er-do-well Will Beaman, who stumbles throughout lengthy whereas attempting desperately to safe a entrance workplace place with the ball membership, to resolve the case. choked with romance, a number of purple herrings, interesting video game reportage, and shady characters, most sensible guess in Beantown dives deeply into the sordid international of nineteenth century base ball.

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Download Ephesian Miracle: The Sixth Art West Adventure by Ben Witherington,Ann Witherington PDF

By Ben Witherington,Ann Witherington

In Ephesian Miracle issues commence on an ominous word. Christian clergymen are murdered in Istanbul presently ahead of paintings and his fiancee Marissa are to be married within the Chora Church in that cosmopolitan urban. On most sensible of that, it sounds as if the bones of Mary the mummy of Jesus were present in Ephesus! paintings and Marissa's honeymoon plans move awry whilst unexpectedly Marissa is lacking and a ransom be aware is located by way of paintings lower than the door of his inn room in Kushadasi. it is going to take a miracle, an Ephesian miracle, to avoid wasting her existence. attention-grabbing archaeological discoveries, a romantic mid-life marriage ceremony and honeymoon, kidnapping and the martyring of Christians dot the panorama of this 6th mystery within the artwork West sequence.

"Ben Witherington has made studying approximately archaeological websites, gospel traditions, and the overseas politics of archaeological discoveries an experience. due to Ben's services and event, the narrative is easily educated on information. i discovered the tale challenging to place down; this can be the 1st publication within the sequence that i've got learn, however it has made me are looking to learn the complete series."
--Craig Keener, Asbury Theological Seminary

"Ephesian Miracle and the opposite artwork West novels are enjoyable tales that convey real biblical details besides a thrilling storyline. the tale is loaded with real descriptions of a number of Turkish archaeological websites in addition to actual details on a number of New testomony concerns whereas spinning a story of Islamic assassins and archaeological discoveries."
--Mark R. Fairchild, Huntington University

"Ding dong! it really is marriage ceremony bells for the bachelor and bachelorette--the intrepid archaeologists, paintings and Marissa. the 2 don new digs to tie the knot. yet darkish forces conspire to disrupt their nuptials and honeymoon between Turkey's well-known websites. alongside the way in which, discoveries of a manuscript and a field of bones upload to the intrigue. Altogether, the Witheringtons have given us one other nice archaeological romp round the biblical international of the jap Mediterranean."
--Mark Wilson, Asia Minor learn Center

"Once back Ben and Ann Witherington stir an exciting mix of biblical archaeology and modern heart jap politics. Vividly created fictional characters rub shoulders with contributors from the true global in a narrative of affection, threat, religion, or even miracle."
--Richard Bauckham, collage of St. Andrews

Ben Witherington III is Amos Professor of NT for Doctoral reports at Asbury Theological Seminary and doctoral college at St. Andrews college, and the writer of over thirty-five books, together with New York Times top vendor The Brother of Jesus. Ann Witherington is teacher of Biology and Environmental Sciences at Asbury college. Ben and Ann were married for over thirty years.

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Download Dunkle Geschichten aus dem alten Wien: Abgründiges & by Barbara Wolflingseder PDF

By Barbara Wolflingseder

In ihren „Dunklen Geschichten" begibt sich Barbara Wolflingseder auf eine faszinierende excursion in die Tiefen der Zeiten, sie erkundet Orte und Räume voll mystischem Dunkel, erzählt von düsteren Geheimnissen und mysteriösen Begebenheiten.
Wer mit offenen Augen und offenem Herzen durch Wien geht, wird den Zauber spüren, den die Vergangenheit in der alten Kaiserstadt entfaltet. „Soviel zerbröckelter Stein, so viele hohle Wände sind da, daß guy es flüstern hört von langher, von weither", schrieb einst Ingeborg Bachmann und forderte dazu auf, diesem Flüstern nachzugehen, dem „Schluchzen aus lockeren Pflastersteinen".
Das Buch nimmt diese Forderung ernst, es blickt hinter die von Klischees bis zum Überdruss glatt polierte Fassade der Metropole an der Donau und gräbt tiefer, es fördert Vergessenes und Verdrängtes zutage, lässt sich abseits von Walzerseligkeit und Heurigengemütlichkeit auf das Verborgene und Abgründige ein.

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Download La casa del nazi (EPUBS) (Spanish Edition) by Xabier Quiroga PDF

By Xabier Quiroga

Una novela negra deslumbrante sobre el misterioso destino de los nazis desaparecidos al término de los angeles Segunda Guerra Mundial. Una historia que te dejará sin aliento y con los angeles sensación de haber leído una obra maestra.

"Una peligrosa investigación sobre uno de los hechos históricos más fascinantes y ocultos de los angeles posguerra: l. a. misteriosa ?Ruta de las ratas?.
Una atractiva búsqueda por l. a. Galicia profunda: aldeas, villas, pazos y monasterios envueltos en los angeles bruma desfilan ante el lector hasta el sorprendente ultimate en los angeles Ribeira Sacra.
Una novela negra deslumbrante que te dejará sin aliento y con los angeles sensaciónde haber leído una obra maestra.

La casa del nazi está teniendo una gran acogida por parte de los lectores. Además de ser ensalzada por los angeles crítica. Fue finalista del Premio Gala do Libro Galego y ganó el Premio Arzobispo de San Clemente a los angeles mejor novela, junto a autores como Sara Mesa y Pierre Lemaitre.
Xabier Quiroga es uno de los autores más representativos y leídos de los angeles poderosa narrativa gallega real. En su unique obra sobresale el intento de interpretar los angeles realidad de su país y sus gentes a partir de l. a. historia más reciente, así como una búsqueda de lo esencial del ser humano."

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Download Lord John e una verità inaspettata (Italian Edition) by Diana Gabaldon,C. Brovelli PDF

By Diana Gabaldon,C. Brovelli

Nel pieno della Guerra dei sette anni Lord John gray, brillante ufficiale dell’esercito inglese e figlio cadetto di un’aristocratica famiglia, si trova a combattere su più fronti: ha appena scoperto che il suo amore segreto lo tradisce, non riesce a venire a capo del mistero che si cela dietro le pagine strappate del diario di suo padre, morto suicida anni prima, e viene catapultato in pieno nella terribile battaglia di Hückelsmay, dove inglesi e prussiani fronteggiano le forze imperiali e francesi. Ferito è costretto a much ritorno a casa, dove riuscirà, con l’aiuto di uno scozzese giacobita, James Fraser, a scoprire che dietro il suicidio del padre in realtà si cela un omicidio commesso da qualcuno che lui conosce bene...

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Download Der Mordfall Franziska Spiegel (German Edition) by Norbert Sahrhage PDF

By Norbert Sahrhage

August 1948: Kriminalinspektor Zöllner schlägt eine alte Akte auf - den Fall der Jüdin Franziska Spiegel, der nie aufgeklärt wurde. Zwei SS-Männer sollen sie wenige Monate vor Kriegsende im Hücker­holz bei Spenge erschossen haben. Er will die Täter finden.
Während der Zeit des Nationalsozia­lismus musste Zöllner seinen Beruf als Polizist aufgeben. Nun trifft er überall auf alte Nazis, auch unter seinen neuen Kollegen. Aber Zöllner bleibt hartnäckig und ermittelt weiter. Als noch ein Mord geschieht, weiß Zöllner, dass er auf der richtigen Spur ist. Schließlich dringt er zu den Tätern vor, aber eine Mauer des Schweigens schützt sie.

Eindringlich und mit historischer Genauigkeit beschreibt Norbert Sahrhage den Umgang mit der national­sozialistischen Vergangenheit in der Nachkriegszeit. Der Roman beruht auf einer wahren Begebenheit.

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Download Enemy in the House by Mignon G. Eberhart PDF

By Mignon G. Eberhart

During the yank Revolution, a lady fights to avoid wasting her relations.

Several years have handed on account that American colonists rose up opposed to the tyranny of King George III, but the warfare has no lead to sight. because the fight drags on, colonial commander George Washington's military helps itself by means of seizing land from these unswerving to the Crown. In South Carolina, insurgent leaders have their eyes at the Mallam property, whose proprietor has fled to Jamaica, leaving his daughter Amity to regulate the plantation. As a last-ditch attempt to avoid wasting her family's land, she marries Simon Mallam, a cousin and a insurgent, then travels to Jamaica to profit if her father is alive or useless.

There she unearths no much less turmoil than she left at the back of. Her father's sugar plantation, Mallam Penn, is at risk. If the Mallam relations is to have any destiny within the new international, one girl needs to stave off the armies of 2 countries.

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Download Blood from a Stone (A Jack Haldean Mystery) by Dolores Gordon-Smith PDF

By Dolores Gordon-Smith

while Mrs Paxton, on the topic of the aristocratic Leigh relatives of Sussex, is located poisoned in her bed room one morning, arms element in the direction of her artist nephew Terence Napier, noticeable leaving the home past that prior night after a row over her will. Months later and Napier hasn't ever been chanced on, yet apparently a useless physique is came upon in a teach compartment, and scattered on the lifeless man’s ft are the recognized Leigh sapphires – a necklace owned through Mrs Paxton, yet destined to return to the Leighs within the occasion of her death.
Scotland backyard once more name upon the providers of writer Jack Haldean to assist remedy this most intricate of situations. quickly there are hyperlinks to a serial thief and assassin, referred to as the The Vicar, and it kind of feels there's extra to this example than a kinfolk feud over inheritance.

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Download Le missioni segrete di Richard Hannay (Italian Edition) by John Buchan,Elisa Porziani PDF

By John Buchan,Elisa Porziani

Richard Hannay è un eroe vulnerabile, una personality quasi ordinaria che tuttavia non si tira indietro e sa districarsi, strong point dei suoi princìpi e della sua intelligenza, nel «grande gioco» dello spionaggio internazionale. Ispirato alla spia scozzese Edmund Ironside e alle esperienze personali dell’autore, che aveva collaborato con l’intelligence durante le guerre boere e l. a. Prima Guerra Mondiale, l’agente segreto Richard Hannay è stato creato da John Buchan nel 1915. I romanzi contenuti in questa raccolta, i primi tre dei cinque che lo vedono protagonista, rappresentano una sorta di ideale trilogia sulla Grande Guerra. Da I trentanove scalini, ambientato a Londra alla vigilia del conflitto, Alfred Hitchcock trasse uno dei suoi più celebri movie. Il Mantello Verde e Mr Standfast si svolgono invece nel pieno della guerra, il primo sul fronte turco, dove politica e religione si mescolano pericolosamente, il secondo dietro le linee tedesche, impegnando l’agente britannico in una delicata missione sotto copertura. Perfetto equilibrio di suspense e di realismo, le avventure di Richard Hannay hanno portato l. a. secret agent tale nell’età adulta.

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