The Peripatetic Coffin And Other Stories

Author: Ethan Rutherford
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062203843
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The stories in The Peripatetic Coffin and Other Stories, a collection from Ethan Rutherford, map the surprising ways in which the world we think we know can unexpectedly reveal its darker contours.

Sea Of Darkness

Author: Brian Hicks
Publisher: Spry Publishing LLC
ISBN: 193817061X
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Beauregard had to know there were few people left in the city who had not heard
horror stories about the fish-boat. But he wanted these dangers spelled out very
clearly to anyone who considered setting foot inside the peripatetic coffin. In early
December, Beauregard's office sent a short ... The ship was sort of a way station
for sailors on their way to one assignment or another, so it was a good place to
find men unattached to other duties. But Beauregard may have steered him in
that ...

Steel Boats Iron Men

Author: Mike H. Rindskopf
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
ISBN: 1563110814
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They dismissed the 32 men lost in the Confederate Hunley (the "peripatetic coffin
") because those losses occurred either at dockside or when the vessel was
operating on the surface. They were probably ... A second "oar" protruded in front
of the little conning tower, pointed upward, its axle terminating in another crank in
the interior above the head of the operator. It could drive the Turtle .... The sad
denouncement of his life, ending in relative obscurity, is another story. 1800-1872
The ...

War Under The Waves

Author: Fred Warshofsky
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other story, however. The beleaguered South Carolina city had an unusually
calm harbor and could desperately use any aid that might be forthcoming. The
Union blockade was strangling the city, Fort Sumter was barely holding out, and •
the number of Federal ironclads in the Bay were the most tempting targets
available. Maury wrote to General P. G. T. ... and his new crew entered the
Hunley. The tests were resumed, but the submarine, which by now 31 THE


Author: Robert K. Murray
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813143950
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The Story of Floyd Collins Robert K. Murray, Roger W. Brucker. edge of the Green
River. The following day, March 20, the peripatetic corpse was back in its coffin.
The thieves were never apprehended and the missing leg was never found. Dr.
Thomas said he could not guess the motives of the body snatchers. But there
were others who could. A few natives believed that Dr. Thomas himself had
ordered the body stolen in order to stimulate the cave's tourist trade. Others
maintained that ...

The Peripatetic Saying

Author: Jacob Neusner
Publisher: Scholars Pr
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We shall first compare the two ARN versions, then the second pair, and finally
contrast one account with the other. ARNa I. Vespasian asks sign of submission.
ARNb. Ch. 6, Schechter, p. 10a I. see ARNa Yohanan counsels Jews to give it,
save the Temple, they refuse. see ARNa Vespasian's men heard of Yohanan's
loyalty. see ARNa II. Yohanan tells Joshua and Eliezer to help him escape. II. see
ARNa Make a coffin. Eliezer and Joshua carried coffin. Gatekeepers object, but
are told ...


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There are others I recognize but am not as positive about. Lieut. Alan B.
Macaulay Fort Sheridan ... Lieutenant Jones said that because of interest
aroused by Life's story, my husband was the first prisoner about whom he was
questioned when he returned. . . . Mrs. George W. Beale ... of diving in bottom
mud. Having sunk four times with all hands in test runs, she acquired a nickname,
the "Peripatetic Coffin," before vindicating her backers by sinking the Housatonic
with a torpedo lashed ...

On Writing Science Fiction

Author: George H. Scithers
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 1880448785
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In this story, the multiple viewpoints are necessary. In addition, there are
passages here, which we set in italic type, which are told from an omniscient
point of view, not from the point of view of any character in the story at all. The
scene in the coffin during cremation can hardly be told any other way. Note,
however, that each shift in viewpoint is set off by a blank line space; note that the
viewpoint character is carefully identified within a sentence or two of each
viewpoint change.

In Defiance Of Time

Author: Angus Vine
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199566194
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Turler turns out to have been a staunch defender of the peripatetic model of
antiquarianism. ... His first example is a classical one, as he recounts the story of
Cicero's discovery of the tomb of Archimedes at Syracuse during his
quaestorship there: 'Tullie glorieth in a certen place, that he founde out the
Sepulcher of Archimedes the Geometrician,... which sepulcher was ouergrowne
with bushes and briars, and much defaced, for that it was ... Turler's other two
examples are more recent.

A Deadly Affair

Author: Tom Henderson
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
ISBN: 1466866918
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The Shocking True Story of a High Profile Love Triangle that Led to Murder Tom
Henderson. dispensers has enormous ... He was one of the few who held their
own verbally against the peripatetic Fieger. Unable to get him to take the ... And,
now, there sits atop the front comer of his desk, nearest to where visitors sit, a lS-
inch-high plastic Dracula with a Don King hairdo, clutching a coffin to his chest as
he stands amidst the skeleton and skulls of past victims. On the other side of
things, ...