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Writing great fiction - storytelling tips and techniques by Hynes, James, author.

Writing great fiction - storytelling tips and techniques

Jun 28, 2016
The story of the Bible by Johnson, Luke Timothy, author, speaker.

The story of the Bible

Jun 28, 2016
St. Augustine's Confessions by Cook, William R. (William Robert), 1943- author, speaker.

St. Augustine's Confessions

An analysis of the classic work Confessions by St. Augustine of Hippo (354-430). Includes Roman history and Christian controversries at the time and background for understanding the book. Also discusses its ongoing usefulness and how it may serve as a guide despite the obvious diffrence between Augustine's world and ours.

Jun 28, 2016
Philosophy, religion, and the meaning of life by Ambrosio, Francis J., author, speaker.

Philosophy, religion, and the meaning of life

This course charts how the question of life's meaning has been pursued through the ages, highlighting the Western philosophical and religious paths in the human search for meaningful living.

Jun 28, 2016
The late Middle Ages by Daileader, Philip.

The late Middle Ages

Jun 28, 2016
Zero Hour by Lore, Pittacus.

Zero Hour

The fifth collection of novellas from Pittacus Lore. Originally published separately, they are now together in one volume for the first time ever.

Jun 28, 2016
The World According to Star Wars by Sunstein, Cass R..

The World According to Star Wars

A deeply original celebration of George Lucas's masterpiece as it relates to history, presidential politics, law, economics, fatherhood, and culture by Harvard legal scholar and former White House advisor.

Jun 28, 2016
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ware, Ruth.

The Woman in Cabin 10

When travel journalist Lo Blacklock is invited on a boutique luxury cruise around the Norwegian fjords, it seems like a dream career opportunity. But the trip takes a nightmarish turn when she wakes in the middle of the night to hear a body being thrown overboard, only to discover that no one has been reported missing from the boat.

Jun 28, 2016
When the Music's Over by Robinson, Peter.

When the Music's Over

Two women. Two crimes. The first is a poet claiming she was assaulted decades earlier by a man now regarded as one of the country's national treasures. The second is a girl found on a remote roadside, her body broken, her life snuffed out. For Alan Banks, newly promoted to Detective Superintendent, the first case rips a tunnel into long-ago days of innocence and discovery, of music and light. And in the victim, he sees an opportunity for magic recaptured, if he can bring her assailant to justice

Jun 28, 2016
The Versions of Us by Barnett, Laura.

The Versions of Us

A tale of possibilities and consequences that rings across the shifting decades, from the fifties, sixties, seventies, and on to the present, showing how even the smallest choices can define the course of our lives.

Jun 28, 2016
Three Sisters, Three Queens by Gregory, Philippa.

Three Sisters, Three Queens

Jun 28, 2016
Sting by Brown, Sandra.

Sting

Jun 28, 2016
The Industrial Revolution by Allitt, Patrick, author.

The Industrial Revolution

The Great Courses has partnered with the Smithsonian to create educational experiences, such as this series on inventors and the revolutionary machines that changed the course of history.

Jun 28, 2016
Great philosophical debates free will and determinism by Nichols, Shaun, author, speaker.

Great philosophical debates free will and determinism

By explaining the fundamental approaches to this familiar debate, Professor Nichols thoroughly prepares you for an in-depth study of the complexities of free will and determinism. You discover what great thinkers through the ages believe about the choices we make and understand how we might deal with their implications.

Jun 28, 2016
Great minds of the Eastern intellectual tradition by Hardy, Grant, 1961-

Great minds of the Eastern intellectual tradition

Western philosophy is a vast intellectual tradition, the product of thousands of years of revolutionary thought built up by a rich collection of brilliant minds. When most of us study philosophy, we're focusing only on the Western intellectual tradition brought about by people such as Aristotle, Descartes, and Nietzsche. But to understand the Western intellectual tradition is to only get half of the story. Just as important, and just as valid a contribution to philosophy, is the Eastern intellec

Jun 28, 2016
Foundations of Eastern civilization by Benjamin, Craig, instructor.

Foundations of Eastern civilization

Jun 28, 2016
The early Middle Ages by Daileader, Philip.

The early Middle Ages

Focusing on the seven centuries from 300 to 1000, this course examines the period of European history known as the "Dark Ages." The period is dominated by two empires, the Roman Empire and the Carolingian Empire.

Jun 28, 2016
Discovering your roots - an introduction to genealogy by Colletta, John Philip, 1949-

Discovering your roots - an introduction to genealogy

This course of 15 half-hour lectures by Professor Colletta presents different procedures for locating sources of ancestors' records in America.

Jun 28, 2016
The long cosmos by Pratchett, Terry, author.

The long cosmos

It's 2070-71. Nearly six decades after Step Day, and in the Long Earth the new Next posthuman society continues to evolve. For Joshua Valiente, now in his late 60s, it is time to take one last solo journey into the High Meggers. An adventure that turns into a disaster. Alone and facing death, his only hope of salvation lies with a group of trolls.

Jun 28, 2016
League of dragons by Novik, Naomi, author.

League of dragons

Since His Majesty's Dragon, Captain William Laurence and his fearless dragon, Temeraire, have been battling Napoleon and his armies, and now the time has come to stop him for good.

Jun 28, 2016