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Under the sign of the scorpion

Under the sign of the scorpion Author Jüri Lina
ISBN-10 STANFORD:36105029078164
Release 1998
Pages 368
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The House of the Scorpion

The House of the Scorpion Author Nancy Farmer
ISBN-10 9781471120381
Release 2013-08-01
Pages 400
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Matt is six years old when he discovers that he is different from other children and other people. To most, Matt isn't considered a boy at all, but a beast, dirty and disgusting. But to El Patron, lord of a country called Opium, Matt is the guarantee of eternal life. El Patron loves Matt as he loves himself - for Matt is himself. They share the exact same DNA. As Matt struggles to understand his existence and what that existence truly means, he is threatened by a host of sinister and manipulating characters, from El Patron's power-hungry family to the brain-deadened eejits and mindless slaves that toil Opium's poppy fields. Surrounded by a dangerous army of bodyguards, escape is the only chance Matt has to survive. But even escape is no guarantee of freedom… because Matt is marked by his difference in ways that he doesn't even suspect.



The Silence and the Scorpion

The Silence and the Scorpion Author Brian A. Nelson
ISBN-10 9781458777768
Release 2010-06-01
Pages 640
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On April 11, 2002, nearly a million Venezuelans marched on the presidential palace to demand the resignation of President Hugo Chvez, Led by Pedro Carmona and Carlos Ortega, the opposition represented a cross-section of society furious with Chvez's economic policies, specifically his mishandling of the Venezuelan oil industry. But as the day progressed, the march turned violent, sparking a military revolt that led to the temporary ousting of Chvez. Over the ensuing, turbulent 72 hours, Venezuelans would confront the deep divisions within their society and ultimately decide the best course for their country - and its oil - in the new century. An exemplary piece of narrative journalism, The Silence and the Scorpion provides rich insight into the complexities of modern Venezuela.



Scorpion

Scorpion Author Andrew Kaplan
ISBN-10 9781497677975
Release 2014-10-07
Pages 326
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This supercharged thriller from master storyteller Andrew Kaplan introduces the Scorpion, the CIA’s top agent in the Middle East, and launches the bestselling espionage series Kelly Ormont sprints down the narrow streets of Paris. When a car pulls up and a man points a gun at her, life as she knows it is over. Within days, this beautiful congressman’s daughter will be in the Middle East, where some of the wealthiest men in the world will bid to make her their slave. Only the Scorpion can save her now. An American raised among the Bedouin, the Scorpion is the CIA’s top agent in the Arabian peninsula. To save Kelly, he slips into the sinister underworld of human trafficking, where the kidnapped girl’s trail leads him to a Saudi prince with fanatical global ambitions. When the Scorpion discovers a link between the prince and the Russians, Kelly will not be the only person who needs a savior.



All Around the Zodiac

All Around the Zodiac Author Bil Tierney
ISBN-10 0738701114
Release 2001
Pages 460
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Looks at the astrological signs, from Aries to Pisces, to provide a deeper understanding of how each sign motivates growth and an evolution in consciousness.



Revenge of the Scorpion King

Revenge of the Scorpion King Author Tony Abbott
ISBN-10 054530833X
Release 2012-08-01
Pages 103
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Resolving to stop the Norse trickster Loki from invading Pinewood Bluffs with his army of monsters, Owen, Dana, Jon and Sydney stow away on Loki's sledge and find themselves in an underworld, where they face complicated challenges.



Autopsy For An Empire

Autopsy For An Empire Author Dmitri Volkogonov
ISBN-10 9781439105726
Release 1999-05-01
Pages 576
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The late Dmitri Volkogonov emerged in the last decade of his life as the preeminent Russian historian of this century. His crowning achievement is the account of the seven General Secretaries of the Soviet Empire in Autopsy for an Empire, a book that tells the entire history of the Soviet failure. Having utilized his still-unequaled access to the Soviet military archives, Communist Party documents, and secret Presidential Archive, Volkogonov sheds new light on some of the major events of twentieth-century history and the men who shaped them. We witness Lenin’s paranoia about foreigners in Russia, and his creation of a privileged system for top Party members; Stalin’s repression of the nationalities and his singular conduct of foreign policy; the origins and conduct of the Korean War; Kruschev’s relationship with the odious secret service chief, Beria, and his handling of the Cuban Missile Crisis; Brezhnev’s vanity and stupidity; a new view of Poland and Solidarity; the ossification of Soviet bureaucracy and the cynicism of the Politburo; and Mikhail Gorbachev’s Leninism and his role in history. By profiling the seven successive Soviet leaders from Lenin to Gorbachev, Volkogonov also depicts in painstaking detail the progressive self-destruction of the Leninist system. In his clear-eyed character assessments and political evaluations, lucidly translated and edited by Harold Shukman, Dmitri Volkogonov has once again performed an invaluable service to twentieth-century history.



The Scorpion Rules

The Scorpion Rules Author Erin Bow
ISBN-10 9781481442718
Release 2015-09-22
Pages 384
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In the future, the UN has brought back an ancient way to keep the peace. The children of world leaders are held hostage—if a war begins, they pay with their lives. Greta is the Crown Princess of the Pan Polar Confederacy, a superpower formed of modern-day Canada. She is also a Child of Peace, a hostage held by the de facto ruler of the world, the great Artificial Intelligence, Talis. The hostages are Talis’s strategy to keep the peace: if her country enters a war, Greta dies. The system has worked for centuries. Parents don’t want to see their children murdered. Greta will be free if she can make it to her eighteenth birthday. Until then she is prepared to die with dignity, if necessary. But everything changes when Elian arrives at the Precepture. He’s a hostage from a new American alliance, and he defies the machines that control every part of their lives—and is severely punished for it. Greta is furious that Elian has disrupted their quiet, structured world. But slowly, his rebellion opens her eyes to the brutality of the rules they live under, and to the subtle resistance of her companions. And Greta discovers her own quiet power. Then Elian’s country declares war on Greta’s and invades the prefecture, taking the hostages hostage. Now the great Talis is furious, and coming himself to mete out punishment. Which surely means that Greta and Elian will be killed...unless Greta can think of a way to save them.



Tail of the Scorpion

Tail of the Scorpion Author C. William Davis, III
ISBN-10 1595712666
Release 2008
Pages 331
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It had been almost a year since the string of grizzly murders in the small town of Smith Falls, Pennsylvania. For the people of this area, life seemed routine again. But for Sheriff Clive Aliston, the shadows remained. The unanswered questions plagued him like phantoms in the night. For him, there had been no closure. Only that bloody thread of clues that led nowhere]] Out on the distant horizon, dark clouds gathered. A storm was coming. What approached would put this sheriff and his town's shadows on the back burner. What was seeping in from all sides was like nothing they had ever faced before. The beast that had awakened would not only test this county sheriff and the people of this area, it would bring a nation to its knees.



Scorpion Down

Scorpion Down Author Edward Offley
ISBN-10 0465051855
Release 2007
Pages 482
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Offers a detailed view of the U.S.S. Scorpion, a nuclear submarine, and its sinking on Memorial Day, 1968, by a Soviet submarine, the exact circumstances of which were covered up by the United States government.



The Scorpion Diaries

The Scorpion Diaries Author Paul Salvatore
ISBN-10 1545386986
Release 2017-04-16
Pages 146
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Sex, love, religion, all come together Easter Weekend 1991 to create a perfect storm, as a young man searches for his "Soul Mate". Set in his hometown of Northeast Minneapolis, Paul navigates the gauntlet of relationships, meaningless one-night-stands, and flashbacks as he hopes to find meaning and purpose in his life. Raw, sexy, and honest, Paul holds nothing back in his "Search for the Perfect Girl . . ."



Hold a Scorpion A Diana Poole Thriller

Hold a Scorpion  A Diana Poole Thriller Author Melodie Johnson-Howe
ISBN-10 9781681771090
Release 2016-10-25
Pages 256
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The new Diana Poole crime thriller takes our amateur sleuth deep into Southern California's underworld to uncover the mystery of a diamond-encrusted scorpion—and the reason for the murders that follow in its wake. Diana Poole’s last movie was a flop, but she earned enough money to fix up her Malibu house. One afternoon standing outside it, she sees a woman across the highway waving at her. Diana doesn’t recognize her. Still waving, the woman walks into the oncoming cars and is killed instantly. Why would anyone do that? The next night, while still horrified by the accident, Diana is held at gunpoint by a man demanding the dead woman’s scorpion. What kind of scorpion? A live one? A brooch? A pendant? Diana searches the accident scene and finds a diamond-encrusted object in the shape of a scorpion. Breathless, she remembers her movie star mother showing it to her the last time she saw her alive. Did the woman who was waving at her want her to see it? Was the woman’s death really an accident? Why did the gunman want the scorpion? Did her mother really die of natural causes? Could it have been murder? With the diamond-encrusted object as her only clue, Diana goes on a heart-pounding journey determined to find answers. But asking a lot of questions can upset people. Especially the unpredictable killer who is stalking her.



The Scorpion Fish

The Scorpion Fish Author Nicolas Bouvier
ISBN-10 STANFORD:36105040047313
Release 1987-01
Pages 123
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Weakened by illness, an historian begins to believe in his encounters with hallucinations and magic, including a levitating Jesuit monk, on the island of Sri Lanka



The Scorpion Game

The Scorpion Game Author Daniel Jeffries
ISBN-10 1490330720
Release 2013-06-01
Pages 310
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In 2458, on a continent sized starship with its own atmosphere and an entire civilization churning inside, the poor live in rotting organic cities and the rich live in massive orbital mansions drifting in the clouds. When a hooker plunges from the sixty-sixth floor of an opulent nightclub and a senator is found dead in his room, the police call on Lieutenant Durante Hoskin to solve what swiftly becomes a string of murders of the rich and powerful. Now Hoskin must stop a vicious and brilliant sociopath, who's executing the elite and exposing their secrets to an angry public, before his society explodes in open class war.



Scorpio

Scorpio Author Joanna Martine Woolfolk
ISBN-10 9781589795600
Release 2011
Pages 89
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Each of these elegant little volumes is packed with everything you'd want to know about your Sun Sign from such basics as your ruling planet, symbol, constellation, lucky numbers and birthstone, to keywords and illuminating quotes from the rich and famous who share your sign. Naturally, romance comes into play with suggested amorous combinations for each sign and even an exploration of each sign's distinctive erogenous zones for the benefit of a would-be lover.



Scorpion in the Sea

Scorpion in the Sea Author P. T. Deutermann
ISBN-10 9781429922296
Release 2011-04-01
Pages 582
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On a calm night off the Florida coast, a fishing boat vanishes without a trace. Something deadly is hiding in U.S. waters, and the Navy brass would rather bury the truth than face it. It's Montgomery's war now. Brash and unconventional, Mike Montgomery is hardly regulation Navy. At his side, Diane Martinson, the Chief of Staff's wife--smart, tough...and his lover. Under his command, the USS Goldsborough--a WWII-era destroyer thundering toward a showdown of water and fire. With the arrival of P.T. Deutermann--retired Navy captain, former arms control negotiator within the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and ex-commander of at destroyer squadron--today's naval thriller just climbed to a whole new level.



The Witness of the Stars

The Witness of the Stars Author E. W. Bullinger
ISBN-10 9781602067837
Release 2007-10-01
Pages 296
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In a work of profound interest to students of Christianity and astrology alike, E.W. Bullinger uses astronomy, celestial charts, and quotations from the Bible to make his case for the existence of God's Word within the movements and configurations of the stars themselves. Beginning with proof in Psalm 19 that "the Creator both numbered as well as named the stars of heaven," Bullinger interprets each of the Twelve Signs of the Zodiac as they relate to biblical prophecy, arriving at some interesting-and controversial-conclusions. British clergyman ETHELBERT WILLIAM BULLINGER (1837-1913) was one of the most respected Bible scholars of the 19th century. He is author of numerous works including Commentary on Revelation, Great Cloud of Witnesses, and How to Enjoy the Bible.