Statues Without Shadows

Author: Anna Swan
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444709143
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This is a compelling, moving story of uncovering the past in order to reclaim the future.

George B Mcclellan And Civil War History

Author: Thomas J. Rowland
Publisher: Kent State University Press
ISBN: 9780873386036
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NINETY years of the commercial and residential growth that surrounds it. The
statue, like the person it honors, remains difficult, almost hazardous to approach,
its access constrained by two major District of Columbia arteries. Much like the
man, the memorial rests on an island awash in a sea of confusion-aloof and
distant from most other prominent Civil War statuary. Curiously, it adorns no
rotary circle, graces ...

Classical Philosophy

Author: Peter Adamson
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191662046
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A history of philosophy without any gaps Peter Adamson. objects, the shadows
and reflections (510a). The next represents the physical objects themselves—the
things that nonphilosophers take to be really real, ... The unfortunate prisoners
can see nothing but these shadows, and hear nothing but the echoing noises
made by the people walking along carrying the statues. They are radically
removed from reality, because they see nothing but shadows of things that aren't
even real, ...

Shadow Blizzard

Author: Alexey Pehov
Publisher: Tor Books
ISBN: 1429933100
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Lifesize figures, all in armor and all with weapons. I had the impression that any
second now the statues would come to life and throw themselves at each other.
The columns running through the center of the hall gave out a silvery light, but
there were thick shadows along the walls, and that gave most of the shadows an
ominous look. ... And do I even have to mention that the statues were not identical
, in fact, they were all completely different? Every elf had his own face and
bearing, his ...

A Tour In Italy And Sicily

Author: Louis Simond
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... for fear of abridging the raptures expressed by others, or of appearing behind-
hand in point of taste by showing impatience, or of protracting a ceremony
already too long, by desiring to stay. The torches reached about the height of the
larger statues, casting a level light glaring without shadows : the effect was much
better on the low busts ; but I thought upon the whole the sky-light and the day-
time preferable. I do not know how other people feel on such occasions, but I
must have my ...

The Serpent S Shadow The Kane Chronicles Book 3

Author: Rick Riordan
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141967544
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'His shadow?' Felix was so startled he dropped his spoon, crushing one of his
mashed-potato penguins. 'Wait, what?' 'I got the idea from Horus,' I said. 'He told
me statues were called shadows in ancient times.' 'But that was just, like,
symbolic,' Alyssa said. 'Wasn't it?' Bast set down her empty Fancy Feast can. She
still looked nervous about the whole topic of shadows, but when I'd explained to
her that it was either this or Sadie and me dying she'd agreed to support us. '
Maybe not ...

The Monk Manager And The Road To Abbey Management

Publisher: ACCO
ISBN: 9789033438158
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Even if they wanted to leave the screen and move towards the fire and then
hopefully through the hole into the sun, they cannot afford, apart from not being
allowed to in the cave scenario itself, to leave their role. The economics of the
everyday world keep them firmly near the screen being intermedium for the fire to
cast its shadows. Others, but probably not all that many of them, lack the gift and
presence to make the effort of moving away towards fire and sun. u Behavioural
statues ...

Shadows Before The Sun

Author: Kelly Gay
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451625502
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On the rock was a statue, a female figure rising out of the waves reaching for the
sky. She looked like glass, water somehow made solid, but not. A gold, glittery
sheen sparkled in the glass and from her hands a shower of radiant gold light
spilled upward and disappeared into a round disk in the ceiling that also glowed.
As we drew closer, I saw that the chasm went all the way around the statue. A
small bridge connected the main floor with the statue; the chasm was too wide to

Leaving Oz

Author: Linda Copping
ISBN: 1304752836
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In Plato's 'Allegory of the Cave' the philosopher prisoner who is freed from the
cave comes to understand that the shadows on the wall are not constitutive of
reality at all, as he comes to perceive the true form of reality, by venturing toward
the opening, seeing light, rather than the mere shadows seen by the prisoners in
the ... Behind them is a raised walkway on which people walk carrying statues of
dogs and tables and mountains, and books and trees and everything else in the