The Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse

Author: Vicente Blasco Ibanez

Publisher: Jazzybee Verlag

ISBN: 3849648532

Category: Fiction

Page: 608

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Many authors have seen the Great War through the eyes of their own country. Senor Ibanez seems to see it through eyes that are world-wide in their sweep and with a mind that is very human and pitiful in its comprehension of the suffering and the heroism. 'The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse' is a great novel, one of the three of four outstanding novels of the war. It is rich and varied in scene, human in its characterizations, interesting throughout, and, above all, refreshingly straightforward and conclusive on the subject of the Germans and their methods of warfare.

The Four Horsemen of the Investor's Apocalypse

The Four Evils That Will Crush Your Portfolio, and How to Fight Them

Author: Robert J. Klosterman,Robert J Klosterman Cfp

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781500772673


Page: 178

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It's commonly known that there is more to investment and wealth management than what is consistently recycled by advisors and the media, but the way forward still seems shrouded. Robert J. Klosterman, CFP, a wealth advisor with forty years' industry experience, lifts the apocalyptic veil of deception so that investors can fend off the four horsemen-inflation, volatility, groupthink, and global displacements and transformation-attempting to drive them toward financial self-destruction. Klosterman's book provides the weapons to fight these forces of evil by providing insight, perspective, and innovative strategies for managing high-end money portfolios. Ignoring the market's constant media coverage, this hard-hitting guide focuses on the notion that investing is really about keeping the four horsemen at bay and meeting personal, family, and philanthropic objectives. Investing is serious business and needs a serious approach that looks beyond the public markets to design relevant portfolios that meet short- and long-term goals in today's rapidly shifting financial world. Using a modern, fresh, and investigative approach, Klosterman delves into the concepts and inner workings of the world of financial advice and reveals exactly how you can battle the enemy and build a successful portfolio.

The Four

The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google

Author: Scott Galloway

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0735213658

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 310

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In his highly provocative first book, Scott Galloway pulls back the curtain on exactly how Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google built their massive empires. While the media spins tales about superior products and designs, and the power of technological innovation, Galloway exposes the truth: none of these four are first movers technologically - they've either copied, stolen, or acquired their ideas. Readers will come away with fresh, game -changing insights about what it takes to win in today's economy. Print run 125,000.


Author: Jackie Morse Kessler

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547574615

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 228

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Jackie Morse Kessler’s Riders of the Apocalypse series follows teens who are transformed into the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. In the second book of the series, Rage, a teenage cutter becomes War, one of the Riders of the Apocalypse. Missy didn’t mean to cut so deep. But after the party where she was humiliated in front of practically everyone in school, who could blame her for wanting some comfort? Sure, most people don’t find comfort in the touch of a razor blade, but Missy always was . . . different. That’s why she was chosen to become one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: War. Now Missy wields a new kind of blade—a big, brutal sword that can cut down anyone and anything in her path. But it’s with this weapon in her hand that Missy learns something that could help her triumph over her own pain: control. A unique approach to the topic of self-mutilation, Rage is the story of a young woman who discovers her own power and refuses to be defeated by the world. Rage includes a teaser chapter of the next book in the Riders of the Apocalypse series, Loss.

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Author: Michael Mendheim,Mike Kennedy,Simon Bisley,Sean Jaffe

Publisher: Titan Comics

ISBN: 9781782760658

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 272

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An epic adventure that marks legendary artist Simon Bisley's triumphant return to interior comics work! The End of Days is here, and four lost souls must climb from the depths of Hell itself to stand against the monstrous Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse -- for the sake of humanity!

Dr Wolf, the Fae Rift Series Book 3- The Four Horsement

Author: Cheree Alsop

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781537176130


Page: 234

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A plague spreads through Edge City. Certain the Four Horsemen are behind it, Aleric tracks the plague to a restaurant in the middle of the city. With the possibility of an apocalypse hanging by a thread, Aleric has to confront each of the Horsemen to end the threat to the city he loves. Still dealing with pain from the Archdemon's wound, Aleric is pitted against gorgons, a vampiress, and limited time to find what Death is looking for and return the Four Horsemen to the fae world.

War Against the Mafia

Author: Don Pendleton

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 1497685540

Category: Fiction

Page: 185

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To avenge his family, a soldier brings home the Vietnam War In the jungles of Southeast Asia, no sniper was more ruthless than Mack Bolan. After twelve years in-country, with ninety-five confirmed kills, he returns home to the United States only to find that his father has gone berserk, slaughtering his family before taking his own life. But Bolan knows his old man was no killer: He was under pressure from Mafia thugs who were after his money—and willing to destroy his life to get it. For the sake of his father, Bolan declares war on the men who drove him mad . . . Five loan sharks are getting into their car when a bullet slams one of them to the ground. Before the others can draw their guns, four more shots ring out, leaving them the first casualties in the Executioner’s war. From his hometown to every city in America, Mack Bolan will deliver justice from the barrel of a gun.

The 5th Horseman

Author: James Patterson,Maxine Paetro

Publisher: Little Brown & Company

ISBN: 9780316154772

Category: Fiction

Page: 486

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When patients mysteriously take a turn for the worse at San Francisco Medical Center, Lieutenant Lindsay Boxer and the Women's Murder Club must face an unspeakable menace, possibly the most terrifying situation they have encountered.


Author: Will Self

Publisher: Canongate Books

ISBN: 0857861018

Category: Bibles

Page: 64

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The final book of the Bible, Revelation prophesies the ultimate judgement of mankind in a series of allegorical visions, grisly images and numerological predictions. According to these, empires will fall, the "Beast" will be destroyed and Christ will rule a new Jerusalem. With an introduction by Will Self.

Hunting in Many Lands

The Book of the Boone and Crockett Club

Author: Theodore Roosevelt,George Bird Grinnell

Publisher: N.A


Category: Big game hunting

Page: 447

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Author: Laura Thalassa

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781986665810

Category: Man-woman relationships

Page: 382

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They came to earth-Pestilence, War, Famine, Death-four horsemen riding their screaming steeds, racing to the corners of the world. Four horsemen with the power to destroy all of humanity. They came to earth, and they came to end us all. When Pestilence comes for Sara Burn's town, one thing is certain: everyone she knows and loves is marked for death. Unless, of course, the angelic-looking horseman is stopped, which is exactly what Sara has in mind when she shoots the unholy beast off his steed. Too bad no one told her Pestilence can't be killed. Now the horseman, very much alive and very pissed off, has taken her prisoner, and he's eager to make her suffer. Only, the longer she's with him, the more uncertain she is about his true feelings towards her ... and hers towards him. And now, well, Sara might still be able to save the world, but in order to do so, she'll have to sacrifice her heart in the process.

Girl from the Stars Book 5- Day's Hunt

Author: Cheree Lynn Alsop

Publisher: Cheree Alsop


Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 230

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Confronted with the truth about her origin, Liora has to make a difficult choice that can change the entire fate of the Macrocosm. Battling loss, Ketulans, and the desires of her own heart, Liora confronts an evil she thought long banished from her life and the cosmos. The fight she faces turns out to be the most difficult of her life in more ways than one. Can she survive the consequences of her own actions long enough to defeat the greatest peril of her existence?

Horsemen of the Apocalypse

The Men Who Are Destroying the Planet—And How They Explain Themselves to Their Own Children

Author: Dick Russell

Publisher: Skyhorse

ISBN: 1510721762

Category: Science

Page: 160

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The science is overwhelming; the facts are in. The planet is heating up at an alarming rate and the results are everywhere to be seen. Yet, as time runs out, climate progress is blocked by the men who are profiting from the burning of the planet: energy moguls like the Koch brothers and Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson. Powerful politicians like Senators Mitch McConnell and Jim Inhofe, who receive massive contributions from the oil and coal industries. Most of these men are too intelligent to truly believe that climate change is not a growing crisis. And yet they have put their profits and careers ahead of the health and welfare of the world’s population?and even their own children and grandchildren. How do they explain themselves to their offspring, to the next generations that must deal with the environmental havoc that these men have wreaked? Horsemen of the Apocalypse takes a personal look at this global crisis, literally bringing it home.


Author: Jackie Morse Kessler

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547505091

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 180

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Jackie Morse Kessler’s Riders of the Apocalypse series follows teens who are transformed into the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. In Hunger, Lisabeth Lewis has a black steed, a set of scales, and a new job: she’s been appointed Famine. How will an anorexic seventeen-year-old girl from the suburbs fare as one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse? Traveling the world on her steed gives Lisa freedom from her troubles at home—her constant battle with hunger, and her struggle to hide it from the people who care about her. But being Famine forces her to go places where hunger is a painful part of everyday life, and to face the horrifying effects of her phenomenal power. Can Lisa find a way to harness that power—and the courage to fight her own inner demons? A wildly original approach to the issue of eating disorders, Hunger is about the struggle to find balance in a world of extremes, and uses fantastic tropes to explore a difficult topic that touches the lives of many teens.

The Haunted High Series Book 4- Cage the Beast

Author: Cheree Alsop

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781985590731


Page: 226

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When a message confirms Finn's worst nightmare, he plunges into a desperate rescue. While using himself as bait might not be the best move, it just might work if he can convince his best friend to let him take the risk. But werewolves don't do well in cages. Can Finn hold the wolf at bay long enough for the ruse to work, or will the trap he set become his doom?

Four Horsemen

The Survival Manual

Author: Ross Ashcroft,Mark Braund

Publisher: Motherlode

ISBN: 9780956398512

Category: Economic policy

Page: 292

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A deeper look at the issues raised by the acclaimed Four Horsemen film. As the global economy veers from crisis to catastrophe, people have finally had enough. Billions are denied effective access to an economy that has been hijacked by vested interests. The people who caused the financial crisis suffer no loss, while the innocent majority see their living standards fall, or pay with their jobs. But it doesn't have to be like this. By equipping ourselves with a better understanding of the crisis and its root causes in a fatally flawed economic system, not only will we be better prepared for the challenges ahead, but we will also find the motivation to work towards real change. The Survival Manual points the way to a saner future. The need for change has never been more urgent, but the conditions have never been more favourable. With hope and belief we can build a better world, and create a civilization fit for human beings.

The Haunted High Series Book 2- The Ghost Files

Author: Cheree Alsop

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781979712996


Page: 224

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When Finn awakens to find a ghost staring at him from the foot of his bed, he realizes that if he can't close the doorway his uncle opened, everyone in the Academy will be in danger. But the answer lies much closer to home. Finn has to face the heartache of his past and find out why his mother really left Haunted High. Fighting to survive ghosts, parent night, and possessed animals, Finn knows If he wants to end the threat to the Academy forever, he has to face his own demons as well as those who threaten the school.