Antarctica to continents that have rich mineral reserves and offshore oil deposits has led to speculation about the mineral ... It was the final separation of Antarctica from South America that led to the development of the circumpolar ...
Author: Daniela Liggett
Bryson's acclaimed first success, The Lost Continent is a classic of travel literature - hilariously, stomach-achingly, funny, yet tinged with heartache - and the book that first staked Bill Bryson's claim as the most beloved writer of his ...
Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Random House
Category: Cities and towns
I clamped and locked the last two bars in place , and took my brute's hand away from her throat . The hateful fingermarks showed as bloodless furrows in the whiteness of her skin . For the life of me , yes , even for the fate of ...
Author: Cutcliffe Hyne
Publisher: Health Research Books
The last was a final effort. Before, it had been customary to despise this adventuress who had sprung up so suddenly. But then the priests began to realise their peril; to see that the throne itself was in danger; and to know that if ...
Author: C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne
Publisher: Library of Alexandria