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The country of the blind

George S. Counts

The country of the blind

the Soviet system of mind control

by George S. Counts

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Intellectual life -- 1917-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby George S. Counts and Nucia Lodge.
      ContributionsLodge, Nucia Perlmutter, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK32.7 .C6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 378 p.
      Number of Pages378
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6051040M
      LC Control Number49011573
      OCLC/WorldCa1344034

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      Country of the Blind. By: Christopher Brookmyre. Narrated by: Angus King. The murder of a media moghul in his country mansion appears to be the result of him disturbing a gang of would-be thieves. The robbers are swiftly caught, but when they are unexpectedly moved to a different prison they escape. This is the second book featuring. The Country of the Blind 4 water. Birds sang and insects buzzed1 among the bright flowers that grew everywhere. In the distance, he could see a group of rather unusual looking huts.2 He took a drink of water from a spring,3 had a short rest and set off to Size: KB.

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He moves to a cabin in Vermont, near a couple helpful neighbors, a hippy commune, and, apparently, drug /5(7). The Country of the Blind and Other Stories in the Oxford World Classics Edition. It weighs in at pages, and is a substantial sampling from Wells' stories. The bulk of his productivity was novels, and I do not think you can gain a sum total appreciation for the author's immense talent from the stories alone/5.

“The Country of the Blind” by H.G. Wells, tells the story of Nuñez, who is blind in one eye, and who travels to a village in the Andes Mountains that was cut off from the rest of civilization. Doing the opposite - say, starting with the 7th book in a series and following that with the 2nd - can result in the opposite reaction.

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“In the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king,” repeats in Chen Fangyuan’s mind after he finds himself trapped in a valley holding a. About The Book. Comic crime novelist Christopher Brookmyre is back with another outrageous caper featuring hard-bitten investigative journalist Jack Parlabane, hero of the award-winning novel Quite Ugly One conservative tabloid media mogul Roland Voss is discovered at his country estate with his throat slit and his wife and bodyguards killed.

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