Автор: Mary Doria Russell Название: Dreamers Of The Day ISBN: 0552774855 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780552774857 Издательство: Random House - Penguin Рейтинг: Цена: 1688 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Reeling from the aftermath of the twin tragedies of the Great War and the influenza epidemic, diffident schoolteacher Agnes Shanklin has taken the trip of a lifetime: to Egypt and the Holy Land. But her arrival at Cairo`s Semiramis Hotel coincides with an event that will change history.
Автор: Russell, Mary Doria Название: Dreamers of the Day ISBN: 1400064716 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781400064717 Издательство: Random House (USA) Цена: 2137 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
Автор: Russell, Mary Doria Название: Sparrow ISBN: 0552997773 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780552997775 Издательство: Random House - Penguin Рейтинг: Цена: 1298 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Combining elements of science fiction and spiritual philosophy, this novel is a tale of the devastating consequences of a scientific mission to make contact with an extraterrestrial culture.
Автор: Banks Jeffrey, De La Chapelle Doria Название: Tartan: Romancing the Plaid ISBN: 0847845567 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780847845569 Издательство: Rizzoli Рейтинг: Цена: 2716 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: ?Now available in a newly reduced trim size and at a lower price, this volume offers a stylish look at the classic fabric that has been a favorite of royals and rock stars alike.
Автор: Russell, Mary Doria Название: Doc ISBN: 1400068045 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781400068043 Издательство: Random House (USA) Рейтинг: Цена: 2222 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
Описание: Legend of the American frontier Doc Holliday and his unforgettable girlfriend, Kate, take center stage in Mary Doria Russell's historical novel about the Wild West. Russell has now painted a fresh, imaginative, and historically accurate portrait of Holliday, who has been canonized by folklore and the silver screen. Capturing him at a moment in his life ripe with possibility and hope, rather than the violence and illness that would besiege him later on, Russell chronicles Doc and Kate's lives in Dodge City, Kansas, one memorable summer.
Автор: Russell, Mary Doria Название: The Sparrow ISBN: 0449912558 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780449912553 Издательство: Random House (USA) Цена: 1538 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
Автор: Russell, Mary Doria Название: Doc (Lib)(Cd) ISBN: 0307877884 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780307877888 Издательство: Random House (USA) Цена: 4274 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
Автор: Russell Mary Doria Название: Doc ISBN: 081298000X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780812980004 Издательство: Random House (USA) Рейтинг: Цена: 1453 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
Born to the life of a Southern gentleman, Dr. John Henry Holliday arrives on the Texas frontier hoping that the dry air and sunshine of the West will restore him to health. Soon, with few job prospects, Doc Holliday is gambling professionally with his partner, Maria Katarina Harony, a high-strung, classically educated Hungarian whore. In search of high-stakes poker, the couple hits the saloons of Dodge City. And that is where the unlikely friendship of Doc Holliday and a fearless lawman named Wyatt Earp begins-- before the gunfight at the O.K. Corral links their names forever in American frontier mythology--when neither man wanted fame or deserved notoriety.
Автор: Russell, Mary Doria Название: A Thread of Grace ISBN: 0449004139 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780449004135 Издательство: Random House (USA) Цена: 1453 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
Описание: NEW YORK TIMESBESTSELLER - "A powerfully imagined novel . . . a] profoundly moving book that engages the heights and depths of human experience."--Los Angeles Times It is September 8, 1943, and fourteen-year-old Claudette Blum and her father are among the thousands of Jewish refugees scrambling over the Alps toward Italy, where they hope to find safety now that the Italians have broken from Germany and made a separate peace with the Allies. The Blums will soon discover that Italy is anything but peaceful, as it quickly becomes an open battleground for the Nazis, the Allies, Resistance fighters, Jews in hiding, and ordinary Italian civilians trying to survive. Tracing the lives of a handful of fascinating characters--a charismatic Italian Resistance leader, a priest, an Italian rabbi's family, a disillusioned German doctor--Mary Doria Russell tells the little-known story of the vast underground effort by Italian citizens who saved the lives of 43,000 Jews during the final phase of World War II. A Thread of Grace puts a human face on history. Praise for A Thread of Grace "An addictive page-turner . . . Mary Doria] Russell has an astonishing story to tell--full of action, paced like a rapid-fire thriller, in tense, vivid scenes that move with cinematic verve."--The Washington Post Book World "Hauntingly beautiful, utterly unforgettable."--San Francisco Chronicle "Rich . . . Based on the heroism of ordinary people, A Thread of Grace] packs an emotional punch."--People " A] deeply felt and compellingly written book . . . The progress of each character's life is marked or measured by acts of grace. . . . Russell is a smart, passionate and imaginative writer."--Cleveland Plain Dealer "A feat of storytelling . . . an important book that] needs to be widely read."--Portland Oregonian
"Mary Doria Russell's fans (and aren't we all?) will rejoice to see her new novel on the shelves. A Thread of Grace is as ambitious, beautiful, tense, and transforming as any of us could have hoped."--Karen Joy Fowler, author of The Jane Austen Book Club
"A story of love and war, A Thread of Grace speaks to the resilience and beauty of the human spirit in the midst of unimaginable horror. It is, unquestionably, a literary triumph."--David Morrell, author of The Brotherhood of the Rose and First Blood
Автор: Russell, Mary Doria Название: Children Of God ISBN: 0552776017 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780552776011 Издательство: Random House - Penguin Рейтинг: Цена: 1298 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: From the acclaimed author of The Sparrow comes a new, extraordinarily imaginative SF novel which continues the powerful, moving story of Emilio Sandoz, the charismatic Jesuit priest who led the well-intentioned but catastrophic mission to the distant planet of Rakhat, and journeyed to the furthest reaches of the human soul.
Автор: Russell Mary Doria Название: Epitaph: A Novel of the O.K. Corral ISBN: 0062198769 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780062198761 Издательство: HarperCollins USA Цена: 2709 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
A richly detailed novel of the infamous gunfight at the O.K. Corral and the making of the mythology that surrounds it to this day
A deeply divided nation. Vicious politics. A shamelessly partisan media. A president scorned by half the populace. Smuggling and gang warfare along the Mexican border. Armed citizens willing to stand their ground and take law into their own hands. . . . That was America in 1881.
All those forces came to bear on October 26 when Doc Holliday and the Earp brothers faced off against the Clantons and the McLaurys in Tombstone, Arizona. It should have been a simple misdemeanor arrest. But thirty seconds and thirty bullets later, three officers were wounded and three citizens lay dead in the dirt. Wyatt Earp was the only one unscathed. The lies began before the smoke cleared, but the gunfight at the O.K. Corral would soon become central to American beliefs about the Old West.
Mary Doria Russell has unearthed the Homeric tragedy buried beneath 130 years of mythology, misrepresentation, and sheer indifference to fact. Epic and intimate, Epitaph gives voice to the real men and women whose lives were changed forever by those fatal thirty seconds. And at its heart is the woman behind the myth: Josephine Sarah Marcus, who loved Wyatt Earp for almost half a century and who carefully chipped away at the truth until she had crafted the heroic legend that would become the epitaph she believed her husband deserved.
In depth, scope and nuance, Mary Doria Russell s Epitaph is the best novel yet on the near-mythical events of the Wild West s most famous silver boomtown. Dallas Morning News"
Автор: Russell, Mary Doria Название: Thread of grace ISBN: 0552772887 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780552772884 Издательство: Random House - Penguin Рейтинг: Цена: 1038 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Claudette Blum and her father are among thousands of Jewish refugees fleeing over the Alps towards Italy. For the Italians have broken with Hitler and sued for peace, and here the Blums hope to find safety at last. This book tells the story of those who sought refuge in Italy during the final phase of the Second World War.
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