By Henry Kuttner
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Born with out a dowry, approximately compelled right into a convent, and later married off to a guy she didn't love, Olimpia Maidalchini vowed by no means to be bad, powerless, or beholden to any guy back. in its place, utilizing her wits, Olimpia turned the unofficial ruler of the main robust establishment on the earth: the Roman Catholic Church.
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Католическая энциклопедия на английском языке. Гигантское количество материала. Поскольку я уже в комментах к Библейской Энциклопедии проанонсировал эту публикацию, просто повторюсь ещё раз, что в ней содержится.
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** развернутое жизнеописание всех римских Пап;
** историю и описание прославленных аббатств, епархий, конгрегаций и приходов;
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** в отдельной части - список почтенных отцов церкви и их важнейшие произведения (! );
** жизнеописания всех святых;
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** и многое, многое другое. ..
"Обложка" отсутствует потому, что это подборка chm без вступительной статьи, а не потому, что автор - лентяй.
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I slipped the protective glove from my right hand and called a servant I knew I could trust. (He is a criminal; I protect him. ) He bandaged my unharmed right hand and I told him what to say to the other servants. I knew the word would reach Nelda quickly, in the harem, and I knew that Griswold would hear within an hour. I fed my anger. All day, in the gymnasium I practiced with my trainers, machete and pistol in my left hand only. I made it seem that I was approaching the berserker stage, the killing madness that overcomes us when we feel we have failed too greatly.
I am one of the greatest Hunters in New York. But a man must be cunning. He must lay traps and snares a long way in advance, and not only in Central Park. He must keep his spies active and his lines of contact taut in every mansion in the city. He must know who is powerful and who is not worth taking. What good would it do to win against a Hunter with only a dozen heads in his hall? I have hundreds. Until yesterday, I stood ahead of every man in my age group. Until yesterday I was the envy of all I knew, the idol of the populi, the acknowledged master of half New York.
Ahead of Time by Henry Kuttner