Cold Earth

Living or not, being here now seems a good enough reason to cry. The shaking
had stopped. My hands throbbed with cold but my feet were still numb. I
remembered Uncle Bill telling us about the time Grandpa stayed out too long in
the cold ...

Author: Sarah Moss

Publisher: Granta Books

ISBN: 1847082866

Category: Fiction

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Six young people meet on an archaeological dig in a remote corner of Greenland. Excavating the unsettling remains of a Norse society under attack, they also come to uncover their own demons, as it becomes apparent that a plague pandemic is sweeping across the planet and communication with the outside world is breaking down. Increasingly unsure whether their missives will ever reach their destination, each of the characters writes a letter to someone close to them, trying to make sense of their situation and expressing their fears and dwindling hope of ever getting back home ...

Cold Earth

Perez soon becomes obsessed with tracing her identity and realizes he must find out who she was and how she died. Cold Earth is the seventh book in the beloved Shetland series, which is now a major success for the BBC.

Author: Ann Cleeves

Publisher: Minotaur Books

ISBN: 1250107393

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

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From Ann Cleeves, winner of the CWA Diamond Dagger Award, comes Cold Earth. In the dark days of a Shetland winter, torrential rain triggers a landslide that crosses the main road and sweeps down to the sea. At the burial of his old friend Magnus Tait, Jimmy Perez watches the flood of mud and water smash through a house in its path. Everyone thinks the home is uninhabited, but in the wreckage he finds the body of a dark-haired woman wearing a red silk dress. Perez soon becomes obsessed with tracing her identity and realizes he must find out who she was and how she died. Cold Earth is the seventh book in the beloved Shetland series, which is now a major success for the BBC.

Sun and Earth as Great Forces in Chemistry by Thomas W Hall

But with such a heat constitution we yet find free carbon here on earth , having
the most earth form , being the most latently cold or negative element , the most
solid that is infusible of those elements ; and it must be so , for the heat
constitution ...

Author: Thomas Wright Hall

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The History of England The history of the Anglo Saxons from the earliest period to the Norman conquest In three volumes 6th ed 1836

The nature of the earth and water is to be cold . The earth is dry and cold ; the
water wet and cold . The air then is called either cold or wet , or warm ; nor is this
a wonder , because it is made in the middle between the dry and the cold earth
and ...

Author: Sharon Turner

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The American Cyclopaedia

Fogs of the second class occur only during very clear nights; the radiation from
the earth then takes place with great freedom, and the moist air by this means
coming into contact with the cold earth becomes greatly reduced in temperature,
and ...

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The Poetical Works of John Milton In Six Volumes With the Principal Notes of Various Commentators To which are Added Illustrations with Some Account of the Life of Milton By the Rev Henry John Todd M A

Newton . on the ground Outstretch'd he lay , on the cold ground ; ] SQ Spenser ,
Faer . Qu . iii . iv . 53 . “ The cold earth was his couch , " Again , vi . iv . 40 . " On
the cold ground maugre himfelf he threw . " And Drayton , Mufes Elyz . Nimph . iv .

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Chemical field lectures a familiar exposition of the chemistry of agriculture Transl Ed with notes by A Henfrey

as it grows warmer more rapidly , will also cool down more quickly , than a close ,
dense soil . ... the earth , and then it de posits a portion of its watery vapour in the
form of minute drops of water , on the cold earth or on plants , which they cover ...

Author: Julius Adolph Stöckhardt

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British Medical Journal

Wakefield , 130 Bath rooms ) Hot and cold Modern Sufficient Good , separate
Small wards Insufficient nurses , laid on offices “ dirty cases " badly located and
neglected . 13. Lanchester , 49 None Bath rooms Hot and cold Earth , un
Sufficient ...

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A Lexical Concordance to the Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

8 . Allures them forth with its ( winter's ] cold smiles , V. vii . 3 . the wonder -
stricken breezes kist With their c . lips , V. xliii . 6 . Earth's cold and sullen brooks ;
X. xliv . 5 . Which now the cold winds stole ;XI . vi . 4 . Breathed warmth on the
cold ...

Author: Frederick Startridge Ellis

Publisher: London, Quaritch

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Category: SHELLEY, PERCY BYSSHE, 1792-1822 CONCORDANCES

Page: 818

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Transactions of the Iowa State Horticultural Society for

Cold storage is an important question for nurserymen . Prof . Budd has told us of
the danger of taking started root - grafts from the air of a warm cellar and planting
them in the cold earth of early spring . We had some experience of this kind with ...

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The Book of the Mainyo i khard

1 The Sage asked the Spirit of Wisdom 2 thus : How are the sky and earth formed
? ... 20 and those two months of summer also have cold water , and cold earth ,
and cold vegetation ; 21 and their adversity is the winter , 22 and the snakes in it
 ...

Author: Nairiusangha

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Page: 264

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The Poetical Works of James Russell Lowell

Earth ! and be by Pity led To Love ' s fold ; Ere they block the very door With lean
corpses of the poor , And will hush for naught but gore , Hunger and Cold ! 1844 .
THE LANDLORD . When the toiler ' s heart you clutch , Conscience is not ...

Author: James Russell Lowell

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Page: 507

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Encyclopaedia of Rural Sports Or Complete Account of Hunting Shooting Fishing Racing Ets A New Ed

An earth stopper is usually attached to every fox hunting establishment , and it is
his business , in the night which ... it is not easy for the stopper to persuade
himself to rise and leave the warm clay by his side to stop the cold earth a mile off
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Author: Pritchett Blaine-Delabere

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Poetical Works

On the ground 85 Outstretch ' d he lay , on the cold ground , and oft Curs ' d his
creation , death as oft accus ' d Of tardy execution , since denounc ' d . The day of
his offence . Why comes not death , Said he , with one thrice acceptable stroke ...

Author: John Mitford

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Bulletin Bureau of Chemistry

There was a slight loss of moisture in the beets kept in cold storage and a
corresponding increase in the amount of sugar in the juice . In the beets kept in
the moist , cold earth at a temperature below 400 but not low enough to freeze
them ...

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The Churchman s companion

Beauk rights , infinite faded : all was cold , and chill , and dim : the fairy lamined
from the extinguished : the music hushed : all charms were gone to e , and by
and Erosie , aghast , exclaimed , with frantic shriek this rent the very earth in
twain ...

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The Poets and Poetry of America

And mayst thou find in every form a friend ; Ah me ! what is there , in earth's
various range , With care unsullied be thy every thought ; That time and absence
may not sadly change ! And in thy ... And the cold earth its latest life - drops drink .

Author: Rufus Wilmot Griswold

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Proceedings

This treatment would not do for corn ; corn requires a warm dry soil , and if
planted on ground that needs deep plowing , it should be done the year previous
to planting . The cold earth thrown up around the roots , would make black corn
yellow ...

Author: New York State Agricultural Society

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Works

The cold hoarfrost glistened on the tombstones, and sparkled like rows of gems
among the stone carvings of the old church. The snow lay hard and crisp upon
the ground: and spread over the thickly strewn mounds of earth, so white and ...

Author: Charles Dickens

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION SHOWING THE OPERATIONS EXPENDITURES AND CONDITION OF THE INSTITUTION TO JULY 1895

A cold earth and a sky clear above the low clouds increase the intensity of such a
fog, but are not necessary to its existence. A southerly wind is too warm to
produce fog by itself unless it meets with a cold surface, and a northerly wind is
too dry ...

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