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Quietus a novel by Vivian Schilling

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Boston (Mass.)

Subjects:

  • Near-death experiences -- Fiction,
  • Aircraft accident victims -- Fiction,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [598]).

Statementby Vivian Schilling.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.C492 Q54 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination596, [2] p. ;
Number of Pages596
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3958525M
ISBN 100142003069
LC Control Number2001094402
OCLC/WorldCa48995877

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Aug 09,  · Quietus is the fourth book in the series. It will hook you right from the start. This one answers all of the questions that arose in the first three books, /5. Aug 10,  · Quietus is a classic ending to a fantastic series. The final battle for America and mankind itself. While the men who wanted to destroy America may be defeated, there still exists evil in the world. Some of them will be considered heroes but at what cost to humanity/5(). – Bradley Horner’s Book Reviews "Quietus is the kind of science fiction read that is not all big explosions and fast-paced adventures, but something more contemplative and complex. It rewards patient readers with a deep, layered story that tackles the theme of action versus inaction in a way that applies not just to the context of the story, but to the real world as well."Brand: Watkins Media. Give The Drummer Some: The Instruments Of Jaki Liebezeit The Quietus, January 25th, In an exclusive extract from his new book, Jaki Liebezeit: Life, Theory and Practice of a Master Drummer, Jono Podmore takes us through the instruments that contributed to the former Can drummer's unique sound and playing style.