Dispatches from Pluto

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  • Author : Richard Grant
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 302 pages
  • ISBN : 1476709645
  • Rating : 4/5 from 14 reviews
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Dispatches from Pluto

Dispatches from Pluto
  • Author : Richard Grant
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 13 October 2015
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New Yorkers Grant and his girlfriend Mariah decided on a whim to buy an old plantation house in the Mississippi Delta. This is their journey of discovery to a remote, isolated strip of land, three miles beyond the tiny community of Pluto. They learn to hunt, grow their own food, and fend off alligators, snakes, and varmints galore. They befriend an array of unforgettable local characters, capture the rich, extraordinary culture of the Delta, and delve deeply into the Delta's

Crazy River

Crazy River
  • Author : Richard Grant
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 25 October 2011
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From the acclaimed author of Dispatches From Pluto and Deepest South of All comes a rollicking travelogue from East Africa. NO ONE TRAVELS QUITE LIKE RICHARD GRANT and, really, no one should. In his last book, the adventure classic God’s Middle Finger, he narrowly escaped death in Mexico’s lawless Sierra Madre. Now, Grant has plunged with his trademark recklessness, wit, and curiosity into East Africa. Setting out to make the first descent of an unexplored river in Tanzania,

The Deepest South of All

The Deepest South of All
  • Author : Richard Grant
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 01 September 2020
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Bestselling travel writer Richard Grant offers an entertaining and profound look at a city like no other. Natchez, Mississippi, once had more millionaires per capita than anywhere else in America, and its wealth was built on slavery and cotton. Today it has the greatest concentration of antebellum mansions in the South, and a culture full of unexpected contradictions. Prominent white families dress up in hoopskirts and Confederate uniforms for ritual celebrations of the Old South, yet Natchez is also progressive

God s Middle Finger

God s Middle Finger
  • Author : Richard Grant
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 04 March 2008
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Twenty miles south of the Arizona-Mexico border, the rugged, beautiful Sierra Madre mountains begin their dramatic ascent. Almost 900 miles long, the range climbs to nearly 11,000 feet and boasts several canyons deeper than the Grand Canyon. The rules of law and society have never taken hold in the Sierra Madre, which is home to bandits, drug smugglers, Mormons, cave-dwelling Tarahumara Indians, opium farmers, cowboys, and other assorted outcasts. Outsiders are not welcome; drugs are the primary source of income; murder is

America s Most Alarming Writer

America s Most Alarming Writer
  • Author : Bill Broyles,Bruce J. Dinges
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release : 15 November 2019
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The author of more than twenty books and a revered contributor to numerous national publications, Charles Bowden (1945–2014) used his keen storyteller’s eye to reveal both the dark underbelly and the glorious determination of humanity, particularly in the borderlands between the United States and Mexico. In America’s Most Alarming Writer, key figures in his life—including his editors, collaborators, and other writers—deliver a literary wake of the man who inspired them throughout his forty-year career. Part revelation, part

Dispatches from Palestine

Dispatches from Palestine
  • Author : Graham Usher
  • Publisher : University of Alberta
  • Release : 20 May 1999
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This is a controversial overview of the contemporary Middle East which charts the failure of the Oslo Agreement. It analyses the key processes that structure the Oslo process: economic, military, political and cultural.

Dispatches from the Weimar Republic

Dispatches from the Weimar Republic
  • Author : Morgan Philips Price
  • Publisher : Pluto Press (UK)
  • Release : 30 July 1999
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'This is a superb text which is relevant for anyone who has an interest in the turbulent post war years of Germany and the Weimar period ... It is very accessible ad easy to read, bolstered by the clarity of its language and organisation.' History Teaching ReviewThe period immediately following the First World War was one of great turbulence in Germany. The widespread dislocation throughout the country left morale crushed, and the economy crippled by Allied demands for reparations. Russia

Dispatches from the Revolution

Dispatches from the Revolution
  • Author : Morgan Philips Price
  • Publisher : Pluto Press
  • Release : 30 July 1997
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'An extraordinarily valuable compilation' Eric Hobsbawm'A man with an instinctive feel for politics' Jonathan Steele, The GuardianAs special correspondent for the Manchester Guardian, Price was one of the few Englishmen to witness all phases of the Revolution. His remarkable writings provide a first-hand account of the momentous events, and include his meetings with Lenin and the Bolshevik leaders.

Palestine In Crisis

Palestine In Crisis
  • Author : Graham Usher
  • Publisher : Pluto Press
  • Release : 20 October 1995
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A succinct overview and history of the peace process that explains why it is in danger of collapse. Now updated with a new chapter covering recent events.

Gods of Change

Gods of Change
  • Author : Howard Sasportas
  • Publisher : The Wessex Astrologer
  • Release : 10 September 2012
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This lovely and important work from Howard Sasportas teaches us how to respond to the transits of Uranus,Neptune and Pluto with calmness and a knowledge that the more we work with them, the more worthwhile will be the end result.

Dispatches from Planet 3

Dispatches from Planet 3
  • Author : Marcia Bartusiak
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 01 January 2018
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An award-winning science writer presents a captivating collection of cosmological essays for the armchair astronomer The galaxy, the multiverse, and the history of astronomy are explored in this engaging compilation of cosmological tales by multiple-award-winning science writer Marcia Bartusiak. In thirty-two concise and engrossing essays, the author provides a deeper understanding of the nature of the universe and those who strive to uncover its mysteries. Bartusiak shares the back stories for many momentous astronomical discoveries, including the contributions of such