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Stranger Than We Can Imagine
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: John Higgs
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-27 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'An illuminating work of massive insight' Alan Moore 'A sensational book. Heartily recommended' Rufus Hound It is the century about which we know too much, yet understand too little. With disorientating ideas such as relativity, cubism, the id, existentialism, chaos mathematics and postmodernism to contend with, the twentieth century, John
Stranger Than We Can Imagine
Language: en
Pages: 341
Authors: John Higgs
Categories: Civilization, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-21 - Publisher: Signal

"The twentieth century should make sense. It's the period of history that we know the most about, an epic geo-political narrative that runs through World War One, the great depression, World War Two, the American century and the fall of the Berlin Wall. But somehow that story doesn't quite lead
The Soddit
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Adam Roberts
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-09 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Bingo Sac Grabbins is asked by the coughing wizard Gandef and some (oddly Welsh) dwarves to help them relieve the great dragon Smug of his gold. SF author and Tolkien scholar Adam Roberts has written a parody that is both hilarious and intelligent. With knowing digs at the fantasy genre
The Parodies Collection
Language: en
Pages: 1408
Authors: Adam Roberts
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-14 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Here, collected together for the first time in eBook (because quite frankly, who would want to carry all of these around as actual books? Imagine the scorn on the bus!) are seven of Adam Roberts' superb parodies of popular culture. From the Soddit and his not-a-shameless-cash-in journey to the cavern
Stranger Than We Can Think
Language: en
Pages: 197
Authors: Miik YS
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-28 - Publisher: Miik YS

A group of strong women cope with what life throws at them, relying only on their brains, their spirit, and one another. More than a story of people struggling through multiple disasters, it’s one of grappling with reality. Is there only one reality? You’d think. But we all interpret what’s