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But can he discover the truth before it destroys all he holds dear? The truth lies hidden within the ruins of a cursed lost colony - a place known only as The Devil Colony.

Author: James Rollins

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781409143222

Category: Fiction

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Could the founding of America be based on a lie? The truth is hidden within the ruins of a cursed lost colony... An exhilarating Sigma Force thriller. In the Rocky Mountains, a horrible massacre ensues. Bodies are found purposefully positioned to form two symbols. One man recognises the warning behind the gruesome murders: Painter Crowe, director of SIGMA, has seen these symbols before and knows the deaths were a personal threat. One of the victims was his beloved cousin. Crowe joins forces with Commander Grayson Pierce to penetrate the shadowy heart of a dark cabal that has been manipulating American history. But can he discover the truth before it destroys all he holds dear? The truth lies hidden within the ruins of a cursed lost colony - a place known only as The Devil Colony.
2011-12-29 By James Rollins

Bill Schweigart. The Devil's Colony Bill Schweigart S; Hydra New York The Devil's Colony is a work of fiction. Names, places,

Author: Bill Schweigart

Publisher: Hydra

ISBN: 9780399180347

Category: Fiction

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The greatest monster is man. From the author of The Beast of Barcroft and Northwoods comes a chilling descent into the depths of horror and human depravity. Ben McKelvie had a good job, a nice house, a beautiful fiancée . . . until a bloodthirsty shapeshifter took everything away. Ever since, he’s been chasing supernatural phenomena all across the country, aided by dedicated zoologist Lindsay Clark and wealthy cryptozoologist Richard Severance. Now they face their deadliest challenge yet. In the New Jersey Pine Barrens, a man named Henry Drexler operates a private compound called Välkommen, which is Swedish for “welcome.” Indeed, Drexler welcomes all visitors—so long as they’re racists, neo-Nazis, or otherwise in cahoots with the alt-right. But Drexler is no mere Hitler wannabe. Once he was Severance’s mentor, and his research may well have summoned a monster to the Pine Barrens. To find out the truth, Ben and Lindsay must enter the camp incognito. There, under the watchful eyes of Drexler’s bodyguards and sociopathic son, they will learn that the most dangerous beasts lurk in the human heart. Don’t miss any of Bill Schweigart’s gripping supernatural thrillers: THE BEAST OF BARCROFT | NORTHWOODS | THE DEVIL’S COLONY Praise for The Devil’s Colony “Stunning . . . satisfying to thriller fans as well as horror aficionados.”—Into the Abyss “[Bill] Schweigart did a fantastic job on The Devil’s Colony. . . . Well done, sir. Well done.”—Sci-Fi & Scary
2017-07-11 By Bill Schweigart

Sigma Force stalwarts Painter Crowe and Commander Grayson Pierce must investigate a gruesome massacre in the Rocky Mountains and root out a secret cabal that has been manipulating momentous events since the time of the original thirteen ...

Author: James Rollins

Publisher: William Morrow

ISBN: 0061784788

Category: Fiction

Page: 496

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Sigma Force stalwarts Painter Crowe and Commander Grayson Pierce must investigate a gruesome massacre in the Rocky Mountains and root out a secret cabal that has been manipulating momentous events since the time of the original thirteen colonies.
2011-06-21 By James Rollins

Author: James Rollins

Publisher: HarperTorch

ISBN: 0062206761

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2012-03-01 By James Rollins

Dina Silvester's confrontation with the General Court of Plymouth Colony was not an isolated incident . Throughout the seventeenth century in New England , legal proceedings relating to witchcraft were plagued by the disjunction between ...

Author: Richard Godbeer

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521466709

Category: History

Page: 253

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A detailed look at the folk magic used by settlers in early New England.
1994-01-28 By Richard Godbeer

133 ; a large colony at Stump Lake , June 15 , 1901 ; p . 244 ; egg dates , North Dakota , thirty - six records , May 31 to July 15 . The skins of an adult and two young in the Museum of Zoology Collection were taken at Devils Lake ...

Author: University of Michigan. Museum of Zoology

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015071484631

Category: Zoology

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а tablish City , Farm , and Overseas colonies . The City colonies would gather together the destitute , provide for their immediate needs , and commence with moral and spiritual rejuvenation . They would then proceed to the Farm ...

Author: Pamela J. Walker

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520925858

Category: History

Page: 352

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Those people in uniforms who ring bells and raise money for the poor during the holiday season belong to a religious movement that in 1865 combined early feminism, street preaching, holiness theology, and intentionally outrageous singing into what soon became the Salvation Army. In Pulling the Devil's Kingdom Down, Pamela Walker emphasizes how thoroughly the Army entered into nineteenth-century urban life. She follows the movement from its Methodist roots and East London origins through its struggles with the established denominations of England, problems with the law and the media, and public manifestations that included street brawls with working-class toughs. The Salvation Army was a neighborhood religion, with a "battle plan" especially suited to urban working-class geography and cultural life. The ability to use popular leisure activities as inspiration was a major factor in the Army's success, since pubs, music halls, sports, and betting were regarded as its principal rivals. Salvationist women claimed the "right to preach" and enjoyed spiritual authority and public visibility more extensively than in virtually any other religious or secular organization. Opposition to the new movement was equally energetic and took many forms, but even as contemporary music hall performers ridiculed the "Hallelujah Lasses," the Salvation Army was spreading across Great Britain and the Continent, and on to North America. The Army offered a distinctive response to the dilemmas facing Victorian Christians, in particular the relationship between what Salvationists believed and the work they did. Walker fills in the social, cultural, and religious contexts that make that relationship come to life.
2001-04-02 By Pamela J. Walker

A mature stand of Duroia can support a very large colony of ants, although this one colony will have been started by just a single female. The devil's garden ant queen will colonize a single, isolated Duroia tree.

Author: Adam Simmons

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780313355578

Category: Science

Page: 202

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This is a fascinating encyclopedia comparing the most important adaptations and evolutions in the natural world with the most important discoveries and inventions of human history. • Provides diagrams of the process of photosynthesis, the functional areas of the human brain, and the bluefin tuna • Includes 58 photographs and electron microscope images illustrating the adaptations in the book • Presents bibliographic listings of key reference books, internet resources, and academic papers for further reading
2009-12-09 By Adam Simmons

Dropping anchor at Fort Saint-Louis, the crew found the French colony abandoned — the fort burned down, the houses destroyed, the plantations empty. In October of 1667, the English had raided the colony because France was, at that time, ...

Author: Stephen Snelders

Publisher: Autonomedia

ISBN: 9781570271618

Category: History

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In The Devil's Anarchy, Stephen Snelders examines rare 17th-century Dutch pirate histories to show the continuity of a shared pirate culture, embodied in its modes of organization, methods of distributing booty and resolving disputes, and tendencies for high living. Focussing on the careers of Claes Compaen, a cunning, charismatic renegado who claimed to have stolen more than 350 vessels, and Jan Erasmus Reyning, who hit the seas at age 12 and became a buccaneer in the pirate jungle of Santo Domingo, Snelders paints a salty picture of the excesses, contradictions, and liberatory joys of pirate life.
2005-01-01 By Stephen Snelders

Francis harkened back to his last conversation with the Sieur de Roberval regarding the possibility of a colony. He immediately imagined a thriving village of industrious settlers on the coast of the New World—a new world which would, ...

Author: Janet Rosenstock

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9780595010301

Category: Fiction

Page: 388

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The Fire, the Sword and the Devil is a tale of dark passions, tender love and riveting suspense. Built around major historic events in the period 1520-1548, it is also a tale of tragedy, pain and human triumph. Marguerite de Navarre, sister of the king of France, first wrote a portion of this tale in her Heptameron. Once every hundred years since the 15th century, the tale of Marguerite de Roberval抯 ordeal on an island off the coast of Labrador has been retold, though seldom in English. This work attempts to answer fictionally historic questions surrounding De Roberval and his niece Marguerite. The historic period presented is at the apex of the Age of Exploration, the Reformation and the Renaissance. It is peopled with historic figures: Rabelais and Francis I, Henry VIII and John Calvin, Cartier and De Roberval, Viceroy of New France.
2000-01-01 By Janet Rosenstock