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Marcus Aurelius was Emperor of Rome from 161 AD to his death in 180. During his reign a horrible plague struck Europe, a plague that bears his name. As I write this, a plague named Covid-19 has ravaged the planet, killing more people in America than died in all of the wars we’ve been in since Korea, with the death toll now rising every day, and shut down most of the world’s economy, throwing millions of people out of work. This is his philosophy, edited for the modern English reader, and illustrated.
Tired of today's constant dystopia? Twenty one science fiction stories actually about science and scientists. They involve space travel, time travel, dimensional travel, sentience, and Einstein's theory.
And no dystopias!
Isaac Asimov · John W. Campbell · Murray Leinster · Frederik Pohl · Neil R. Jones · Kurt Vonnegut · A. E. Van Vogt · Theodore Sturgeon · Poul Anderson · Phillip K. Dick · Frank Herbert · James Blish · Lester del Rey · Jerome Bixby
and a futurist essay by Hugo Gernsback
with commentary and author biographies by mcgrew, authors' photos, and heavily illustrated with illustrations from the original magazines, and more.
Captain John Knolls thinks he's just been given the best assignment of his career -- ferrying two hundred prostitutes to Mars.
He doesn't know that they're all addicticed to a drug that causes
them to commit extreme, deadly violence when they are experiencing
withdrawal or that he'll face more pirates than anyone had ever seen
before. Or that he'd fall in love.
A humorous science fiction space novel, a horror story, a love
story, a pirate story, a tale of corporate bureaucracy and incompetence.
Ten million years in the future, several solar bodies have been
terraformed and populated, and the inhabitants have evolved into
different species of human.
One wants to exterminate the rest.
An adult lighthearted old fashioned time and space opera.
500 recipes covering breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, deserts, snacks—and more!
Comprehensive herb and spice guide
Very heavily illustrated
Detailed information about people, places, things, and histories connected to the recipes
Ingredient substitution guide
Junk I've littered the internet with for two decades
After twenty seven years of marriage my wife left me, as well as leaving
our two teenaged daughters. As part of the healing process I kept a
humorous online diary, which became popular and known as "the Paxil
diaries". Many readers wanted it in book form, so here it is.
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