Loose Cannons

Author: Autumn Stephens
Publisher: Conari Press
ISBN: 9781609255169
Size: 47.11 MB
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Loose Cannons. From princesses to prostitutes to movie stars and supermodels, plus a few radicals and racecar drivers, Loose Cannons showcases hundreds of female movers-and-shakers, including Oprah Winfrey, Maria Callas, Michelle Pfeifer, and Catherine the Great, at their chatty, catty, and deliciously subversive best. From the book: "I'm the girl who lost her reputation and never missed it." -Mae West "What do you expect me to do? Sleep alone?" -Elizabeth Taylor

Loose Cannons

Author: Robert McDowell
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595093124
Size: 58.29 MB
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Loose Cannons. U.S. Congresswoman Bernadette Mallory journeys back to her Irish homeland to bury her father but finds herself enmeshed in a sinister conspiracy. Billy Kingston, former Protestant terrorist, unites with Bernadette to expose a murderous plot which could affect the outcome of the U.S. presidential race. Can their love survive ancient hostilities and cutthroat politics?

Loose Cannons

Author: Christopher Middleton
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 082635520X
Size: 66.97 MB
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Loose Cannons. “These thirty-three prose inventions of Christopher Middleton constitute the fourth pillar of an extraordinary literary oeuvre, the other three being his poetry, translations, and literary essays. Whatever one chooses to call these often astonishing miniatures, they are certainly Middleton’s wildest, most accessible and entertaining work, and they count as some of his very finest writing.”— August Kleinzahler, Foreword These uncategorizable writings by a distinguished poet and translator are lively, erudite, and creative. Like his poetry, Middleton’s prose pieces are alive with incongruity, collage, and surprising juxtapositions. This extensive collection is the perfect addition to every student’s, scholar’s, and avid reader’s bookshelf.

Loose Cannons

Author: Michael Maloney
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595184936
Size: 73.75 MB
Format: PDF
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Loose Cannons. From the author of the iuniverse novel THIRD WORLD PRINCESS comes a disturbing play that looks at four desensitized young adults in denial. Meet Josie, an alcoholic whose blackouts become a green light to perversion; James, a self proclaimed hermit with a violent past he can't escape; Krystal, a textbook case of an abused young woman; and Manson, the only man evil enough to proudly make a harrowing admission. Guarenteed to curl your hair, LOOSE CANNONS is glib and unnerving. Filled with perverse humor and great sadness, this play is a reflection of American society and an indictment of how far we have fallen.

Loose Cannons

Author: Graeme Donald
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1849086516
Size: 58.46 MB
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Loose Cannons. Who tried to bomb Japan with bats? Who invented the air-gun in 250BC? Which stories should we believe? The so-called Dambusters raid was all but ineffective; the Hurricane not the Spitfire was the champion of the Battle of Britain; Singapore did not fall because all the guns were pointing the wrong way' and who would go to war over a game of football, a pig, or an old bucket? Oppenheimer fluffed his lines after the first atomic test; virtually every well-known quote attributed the Duke of Wellington is wrong; Churchill had a BBC voice impersonator record all his famous WW2 speeches as he was invariably too busy or too 'tired and emotional' to do it himself and no-one at the time called WW1 'The War to end all Wars'. Will you believe the truth?

Loose Cannons And Other Weapons Of Mass Political Destruction

Author: J. D. Elder
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 143570942X
Size: 35.15 MB
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Loose Cannons And Other Weapons Of Mass Political Destruction. Just in time for the presidential election, a political satire that finally puts politics in proper perspective- by equating it with professional wrestling. DeWayne Cantrell, a reformed politician, is co-owner of Buckland County Extreme Wrestling- a political pro wrestling federation that satirizes politics and the political elites on a weekly basis. BCEW eventually catches the eye of David Hutchinson, a powerful United States Senator from Ohio running for re-election, and he subpoenas DeWayne to appear before a hearing of his Senate sub-committee. After a heated exchange with Hutchinson at the hearing, Cantrell realizes it's not a joke anymore. Can DeWayne stand up for the little guy and stick it to the Washington D.C. elites? And to what lengths will the professional politicians, political operatives, and special interest groups go to stop him? And will American politics ever be the same?

Loose Cannons

Author: Stanley S. Seaberg
Publisher: Ivy House Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781571970930
Size: 70.51 MB
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Loose Cannons Red Herrings And Other Lost Metaphors

Author: Robert Claiborne
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393321869
Size: 38.77 MB
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Loose Cannons Red Herrings And Other Lost Metaphors. Exlains the origins and original meanings of common metaphors and expressions from "ace in the hole" to "zero-sum."

Loose Cannon

Author: Dean Ing
Publisher: Forge Books
ISBN: 1466840706
Size: 36.40 MB
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Loose Cannon. From the bestselling author of The Ransom of Black Stealth One Dean Ing returns to his fascination with experimental aircraft, but this time instead of the big jets of The Ransom of Black Stealth One, this one is about smaller, more insidious flying machines. Rob Tarrant is a genius at designing flying things, and his work for General Standards Corporation has yielded more than one patent for the aviation giant. But Tarrant's hobby is building miniature UAVs -- Unmanned Arial Vehicles, tiny remote controlled drones. They could be toys, but Tarrant's latest version is so small, and so stable, that he thinks he might be able to mount other miniaturized technology on board: chemical analyzers, or listening devices. Being a good company man, Tarrant plans to give his little flying machine design to General Standards. But from the moment he describes the project to his boss, his life becomes a living hell -- for Tarrant has succeeded in building a device that has been the subject of a dozen top secret research projects. And everyone wants to stop him before he shows his new toys to the whole world. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.