The Calm Before

Author: Robert Kirkman
Publisher:
ISBN: 1582408289
Release Date: 2007-10-10
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Police officer Rick Grimes and a few human survivors battle hordes of decomposing zombies.

The Walking Dead Vol 7

Author: Robert Kirkman
Publisher: Image Comics
ISBN: 9781607065395
Release Date: 2007-09-26
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Lori's pregnancy has come to term - the birth is near. After everything they've been through, though, can anything prepare Rick and the other survivors for what they are about to experience? A major turning point in the series is reached. Collects issues #37-42.

Apocalyptic Chic

Author: Barbara Brodman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781683930518
Release Date: 2017-10-10
Genre: Literary Criticism

This book focuses on legends and images of the apocalypse and post-apocalypse in film and graphic arts, literature and lore from early to modern times and from cultures around the world. It reflects an increasingly popular leitmotif in literature and visual arts of the modern century: humanity’s fear of extinction and quest for survival.

Capes Vol 1

Author: Robert Kirkman
Publisher: Image Comics
ISBN: 9781534301795
Release Date: 2001-10-30
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

by Robert Kirkman & Mark Englert -- will be a three-issue mini-series following the misadventures of a super-powered team whose members are dedicated to protecting the weak ... while turning a profit. Kirkman's Invincible has quickly become one of Image's biggest hits, and Englert's work on a recent Savage Dragon back-up story impressed critics and readers alike, making this a title to watch closel

The Ultimate Walking Dead and Philosophy

Author: Wayne Yuen
Publisher: Open Court
ISBN: 9780812699159
Release Date: 2016-01-12
Genre: Philosophy

In The Walking Dead, human beings are pushed to their limits by a zombie apocalypse and have to decide what really matters. Good and evil, freedom and slavery, when one life has to be sacrificed for another, even the nature of religion—all the ultimate questions of human existence are posed afresh as the old society crumbles away and a new form of society emerges, with new beliefs and new rules. The Ultimate Walking Dead and Philosophy brings together twenty philosophers with different perspectives on the imagined world of this addictive TV show. How can we keep our humanity when faced with such extreme life-or-death choices? Did Dr. Jenner do the right thing in committing suicide, when all hope seemed to be lost? Does the Governor, as the new Machiavelli, prove that willingness to repeatedly commit murder is the best technique for getting and keeping political power? Why do most characters place such importance on keeping particular individuals alive, especially children? What can we learn about reality from Rick’s haunting hallucinations?

The Astounding Wolf Man Vol 3

Author: Robert Kirkman
Publisher: Image Comics
ISBN: 9781632151490
Release Date: 2014-06-18
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

When Gary Hampton is mauled and left for dead, his life takes a drastic turn. Gary is cursed - when the moon is full he transforms into a beast of the night - a werewolf. When his life is torn apart, Gary Hampton must rebuild, but can he do so from behind bars? This volume collects The Astounding Wolf-Man issues #13-18.

Fowler s Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine Current Therapy Volume 7 E Book

Author: R. Eric Miller
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437719857
Release Date: 2011-07-11
Genre: Medical

With coverage of current issues and emerging trends, Fowler's Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine, Volume 7 provides a comprehensive, all-new reference for the management of zoo and wildlife diseases. A Current Therapy format emphasizes the latest advances in the field, including nutrition, diagnosis, and treatment protocols. Cutting-edge coverage includes topics such as the "One Medicine" concept, laparoscopic surgery in elephants and rhinoceros, amphibian viral diseases, and advanced water quality evaluation for zoos. Editors R. Eric Miller and Murray E. Fowler promote a philosophy of animal conservation, bridging the gap between captive and free-ranging wild animal medicine with chapters contributed by more than 100 international experts. The Current Therapy format focuses on emerging trends, treatment protocols, and diagnostic updates new to the field, providing timely information on the latest advances in zoo and wild animal medicine. Content ranges from drug treatment, nutrition, husbandry, surgery, and imaging to behavioral training. Coverage of species ranges from giraffes, elephants, lions, and orangutans to sea turtles, hellbenders, bats, kakapos, and more. An extensive list of contributors includes recognized authors from around the world, offering expert information with chapters focusing on the latest research and clinical management of captive and free-ranging wild animals. A philosophy of animal conservation helps zoo and wildlife veterinarians fulfill not only the technical aspects of veterinary medicine, but contribute to the overall biological teams needed to rescue many threatened and endangered species from extinction. All content is new, with coverage including coverage of cutting-edge issues such as white-nose disease in bats, updates on Ebola virus in wild great apes, and chytrid fungus in amphibians. Full-color photographs depict external clinical signs for more accurate clinical recognition. Discussions of the "One Medicine" concept include chapters addressing the interface between wildlife, livestock, human, and ecosystem health. New sections cover Edentates, Marsupials, Carnivores, Perrissodactyla, and Camelids. Over 100 new tables provide a quick reference to a wide range of topics. An emphasis on conserving threatened and endangered species globally involves 102 expert authors representing 12 different countries.

Video Sourcebook

Author: Thomson Gale
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 1414400993
Release Date: 2007-10
Genre: Performing Arts

From classroom aids to corporate training programs, technical resources to self-help guides, children's features to documentaries, theatrical releases to straight-to-video movies, The Video Source Book continues its comprehensive coverage of the wide universe of video offerings with more than 130,000 complete program listings, encompassing more than 160,000 videos. All listings are arranged alphabetically by title. Each entry provides a description of the program and information on obtaining the title. Six indexes -- alternate title, subject, credits, awards, special formats and program distributors -- help speed research.

Invincible Vol 15

Author: Robert Kirkman
Publisher: Image Comics
ISBN: 9781607069096
Release Date: 2012-01-11
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Collects INVINCIBLE #79-84, plus bonus materials! Mark Grayson finds himself at a crossroads: Is fighting battles head-on always the best solution to the world's greatest threats, or is there a better way?

Twentieth century Literary Criticism

Author: Gale Research Company
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015068881716
Release Date: 1982
Genre: Literature, Modern

Excerpts from criticism of the works of novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers and other creative writers who lived between 1900 and 1960, from the first published critical appraisals to current evaluations.

Darangen

Author: Hadji Lawa Cali
Publisher:
ISBN: 9711111209
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Epic poetry, Maranao