From commuting to computing to competing, it ain’t nobody’s business, it’s EVERYBODY’S BUSINESS. The comic appeared in over 200 newspapers and was syndicated for over 16 years.
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For more than 60 years, Captain America was one of Marvel Comics’ flagship characters, representing truth, strength, liberty, and justice. The assassination of his alter ego, Steve Rogers, rocked the comic world, leaving numerous questions about his life and death. This book discusses topics including the representation of Nazi Germany in Captain America Comics from the 1940s to the 1960s; the creation of Captain America in light of the Jewish American experience; the relationship between Captain America and UK Marvel’s Captain Britain; the groundbreaking partnership between Captain America...
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Henri Beyle utilizó diferentes seudónimos para firmar sus escritos, siendo Stendhal el más conocido de ellos. Existen dos hipótesis verosímiles sobre el origen del seudónimo:1 2 la más aceptada es que tomara el seudónimo de la ciudad alemana de Stendal, lugar de nacimiento de Johann Joachim Winckelmann, fundador de la arqueología moderna y al que admiraba. Una segunda hipótesis es que el seudónimo sea un anagrama de Shetland, unas islas que Stendhal conoció y que le dejaron una profunda impresión.Au rouge des armes, Julien Sorel préfèrera le noir des ordres. Au cours de son ascension...
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Good news!! By popular demand (theirs) that fearless crime-busting duo, Inspector Dahler and Detective Nicholls, are back in action, eager to continue their mission: "Making the streets safe for decent citizens."
This sequel to DAHLER AND NICHOLLS FIGHT CRIME! (CRIME WINS) showcases our heroes' many unexpected triumphs plus the occasional disastrous miscalculation.
Last, but far from least, they are ably assisted by their faithful canine compatriot, Horatio.*
*Often referred to by Captain Cramer as "the brains of the outfit."
Good, clean, old-fashioned humorous cartoons.
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1855 Excerpt: ...was a false step of Amy's, and so I had often told her, but it was to no purpose to talk of that now, the business was, how to get clear of the girl's suspicions, and of the girl too, for it looked more threatening every day than other; and if I was uneasy at what Amy had told me of her rambling and rattling to her (Amy), I had a thousand times as much reason to be uneasy now, when she...
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The humorous cartoon adventures of two hapless heroes, Dahler & Nicholls, dedicated officers of the law, who, with the aid of their intrepid four-legged assistant Horatio, try their level best to "make the streets safe for decent citizens."
Sometimes they succeed...
A cute comic - imagine if "Dick Tracy" had been drawn by Abbott & Costello or Laurel & Hardy. Over 120 full-page B&W illustrations fill the pages, cover to cover. (The paperback edition conveniently doubles as a coloring book.)
Check out my author page for a few samples or click on the cover to "Look inside."
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In this biting satire by Twain, a 19th c. Yankee mechanic is knocked out during a brawl, and wakes to find himself in Camelot, A.D. 528, in King Arthur's Court. When the modern mechanic tries to cure society's ills (oppressed peasantry, evil church, etc.) with 19th c. industrial inventions like electricity and gunfire - all hell breaks loose!In this biting satire by Twain, a 19th c. Yankee mechanic is knocked out during a brawl, and wakes to find himself in Camelot, A.D. 528, in King Arthur's Court. When the modern mechanic tries to cure society's ills (oppressed peasantry, evil church,...
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Novel Edition - 6/28/2018 - Warning! Because of today's political climate, though it is not intendedto be, this book may be controversial or offensiveto some. This is a work of fictionand many views are presented. I caution the reader to beara grain of salt when reading. The decades leading up to the year 2052 could be summed up as dramatic. Foretold issues have come to pass, causing the foundation of society to profoundly change. But in the last fifteen years, nothing has had more of an influence on civilization than technology. The creation of computer-organic-hardware has...
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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.Extrait:
Aujourd’hui, 14 septembre, à trois heures de l’après-midi, par un temps doux, gris et pluvieux, je suis entrée dans ma nouvelle place. C’est la douzième en deux ans....