Battletech 43

The Clans are in turmoil. Hamstrung by their truce with the hated Inner Sphere and plagued by internal conflict, the once-mighty Clans now race against each other to rebuild their decimated ranks of warriors. One Clan -- the Jade Falcons -- becomes the strongest of all by violating tradition and building an army of both freeborn humans and genetically engineered trueborns. But their pride is short lived, as the forces of the Inner Sphere rise to...

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Isaac Asimov's Robots and Aliens 2 (Isaac Asimov's Robot City: Robots and Aliens, #3-4)

A man without memory, tied by blood to a city of robots. At his side, a mysterious woman whose life and memory he saved, whose love he has won for a second time. His name is Derec; hers is Ariel. In intruder, Derec Avery has at last returned to the original Robot City, only to discover that it has been reprogrammed in ways that do not make sense. Together with Derec's love, Ariel, and his father, he must find and defeat the Watchful Eye, the...

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The Witch Hunts

Lively and readable. It is written in a style as personal and attractive as any I have encountered...It has just the right balance of magisterial detachment and personal insight.' Ronald Hutton, University of Bristol Tens of thousands of people were persecuted and put to death as witches between 1400 and 1700 the great age of witch hunts. Why did the witch hunts arise, flourish and decline during this period? What purpose did the persecutions...

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Witch Hunts, The

Lively and readable. It is written in a style as personal and attractive as any I have encountered...It has just the right balance of magisterial detachment and personal insight.' Ronald Hutton, University of Bristol Tens of thousands of people were persecuted and put to death as witches between 1400 and 1700 the great age of witch hunts. Why did the witch hunts arise, flourish and decline during this period? What purpose did the persecutions...

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