The Rings of Saturn

The Rings of Saturn Author W. G. Sebald
ISBN-10 9780811221306
Year 2016-11-08
Pages 304
Language en
Publisher New Directions Publishing
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"The book is like a dream you want to last forever" (Roberta Silman, The New York Times Book Review), now with a gorgeous new cover by the famed designer Peter Mendelsund The Rings of Saturn—with its curious archive of photographs—records a walking tour of the eastern coast of England. A few of the things which cross the path and mind of its narrator (who both is and is not Sebald) are lonely eccentrics, Sir Thomas Browne’s skull, a matchstick model of the Temple of Jerusalem, recession-hit seaside towns, wooded hills, Joseph Conrad, Rembrandt’s "Anatomy Lesson," the natural history of the herring, the massive bombings of WWII, the dowager Empress Tzu Hsi, and the silk industry in Norwich. W.G. Sebald’s The Emigrants (New Directions, 1996) was hailed by Susan Sontag as an "astonishing masterpiece perfect while being unlike any book one has ever read." It was "one of the great books of the last few years," noted Michael Ondaatje, who now acclaims The Rings of Saturn "an even more inventive work than its predecessor, The Emigrants."

The Rings Of Saturn

The Rings Of Saturn Author W G Sebald
ISBN-10 9781446420874
Year 2013-11-30
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher Random House
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The Rings of Saturn begins as the record of a journey on foot through coastal East Anglia. From Lowestoft to Bungay, Sebald's own story becomes the conductor of evocations of people and cultures past and present: of Chateaubriand, Thomas Browne, Swinburne and Conrad, of fishing fleets, skulls and silkworms. The result is an intricately patterned and haunting book on the transience of all things human.

The Rings of Saturn

The Rings of Saturn Author Winfried Georg Sebald
ISBN-10 0811213781
Year 1998
Pages 296
Language en
Publisher New Directions Publishing
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A fictional account of a walking tour along England's coast provides the narrator with a rich source for reflection on the country's history

Bernhard Schobinger

Bernhard Schobinger Author Glenn Adamson
ISBN-10 3897904020
Year 2014
Pages 287
Language en
Publisher Arnoldsche
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This overview of rings made by the Swiss Bernhard Schobinger illustrates why he is considered as one of the most expressive, critical and inspiring contemporary exponents of art jewelery.

In the Rings of Saturn

In the Rings of Saturn Author Joe Sherman
ISBN-10 9780195072440
Year 1994
Pages 337
Language en
Publisher Oxford University Press on Demand
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Discusses the role of General Motors, America's largest auto maker, in the creation of Saturn, examining the successes and failures of the project and the individuals and corporate machinations involved

Dancing on the Rings of Saturn

Dancing on the Rings of Saturn Author Richard Ball
ISBN-10 9780595214877
Year 2002-03-01
Pages 132
Language en
Publisher iUniverse
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Beginning in the "dog days" of the summer of 1963 follow Frankie,D.D. Weed,Bobo and King through their coming of age experience as black teenagers growing up in the rural south in the early to mid 1960's. Written in the spirit of The Wonder Years and Stand by Me get an humorous and insightful look at life through their eyes.

The Ringed Planet

The Ringed Planet Author Joshua Colwell
ISBN-10 9781681744988
Year 2017-04-01
Pages 142
Language en
Publisher Morgan & Claypool Publishers
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In September 2017, the Cassini spacecraft will point itself toward the atmoshpere of Saturn and end its 13-year mission of solving many of the mysteries of the ringed planet's system with a crash. This book is a dramatic, beautifully illustrated journey of discovery through the Saturn system. Cassini's instruments have revealed never seen before details including the only extraterrestrial lakes known in the solar system and have provided unprecedented views of the rings. It is a non-technical book for everyone who loves astronomy.

Three Book Sebald Set The Emigrants The Rings of Saturn and Vertigo

Three Book Sebald Set  The Emigrants  The Rings of Saturn  and Vertigo Author W. G. Sebald
ISBN-10 9780811226998
Year 2016-11-08
Pages 816
Language en
Publisher New Directions Publishing
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The masterworks of W. G. Sebald, now in gorgeous new covers by the famed designer Peter Mendelsund New Directions is delighted to announce beautiful new editions of these three classic Sebald novels, including his two greatest works, The Emigrants and The Rings of Saturn. All three novels are distinguished by their translations, every line of which Sebald himself made pitch-perfect, slaving to carry into English all his essential elements: the shadows, the lambent fallings-back, nineteenth-century Germanic undertones, tragic elegiac notes, and his unique, quiet wit.

Martian Manhunter Rings of Saturn

Martian Manhunter  Rings of Saturn Author John Ostrander
ISBN-10 9781401255589
Year 2014-09-09
Pages
Language en
Publisher DC
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The Martian Manhunter, one of the key heroes in The New 52, stars in this new title collecting his popular 1998 series. Featuring moody art by writer John Ostrander's frequent collaborator, Tom Mandrake. After suffering colossal injuries at the hands of the evil Malefic, the Martian Manhunter has returned to Mars in an attempt to heal himself. But while he's away, Saturnian ships arrive to reclaim Jemm, Son of Saturn, who is still recovering from being used as a pawn in "DAY OF JUDGMENT." Collects the 1998 MARTIAN MANHUNTER #10-17 and 1,000,000.

Beyond the Rings of Saturn

Beyond the Rings of Saturn Author Robert Moore Williams
ISBN-10 9781612101750
Year 2011-01-10
Pages
Language en
Publisher eStar Books
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The flame beast brought sure death to its enemies-- and little better to its friends!