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The Left-Hand Way (American Craftsman, Book 2) by Tom Doyle

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By Tom Doyle

Poe's crimson demise returns, extra robust than ever. Can somebody cease him ahead of he summons an apocalyptic nightmare even worse than himself?

In The Left-Hand Way, the second one booklet of Tom Doyle's modern fable sequence, the yank craftsmen are scattered like bait abroad. What begins as a typical liaison venture to London for significant Michael Endicott turns into a determined chase throughout Europe, the place Endicott is either hunted and hunter. Reluctantly becoming a member of him is his minder from MI13, Commander Grace Marlow, one among Her Majesty's such a lot deadly magician infantrymen, whose kinfolk has centuries of justified hostility to the Endicotts.

Meanwhile, in Istanbul and Tokyo, Endicott's comrades, Scherie Rezvani and Dale Morton, are stuck of their personal battles for survival opposed to employed assassins and a ghost-powered doomsday laptop. And in Kiev, Roderick Morton, the spider on the middle of an international net, plots their destruction and his final apotheosis. After centuries of imprisonment, not anything lower than godlike strength will fulfill Roderick, regardless of the dreadful rate.

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Nat pwes (various through the year) At gatherings such as the Brother Lords Festival in Taungbyon, music, dance, inebriation, and gambling are part of the day’s events as the 37 nat spirits are invoked, worshipped, and petitioned (see pp136–7). Taunggyi Balloon Festival (November) Balloons of all shapes and sizes are exhibited and flown during the day, while ear-splitting explosions rent the night sky over Taunggyi when elaborately decorated giant paper balloons packed with fireworks are let loose over the heads of cheering crowds (see p172).

Shortly after their coronation, to eliminate any potential threat to their rule, the couple oversaw the killing of scores of young royals in a massacre that outraged world opinion. The British called for regime change, but finally it was a dispute over timber taxes on Scottish teak importers that ignited the third, and decisive, Anglo-Burmese war of 1885. This time, the Konbaung king offered no more British soldiers at the Shwedagon Pagoda, First Anglo-Burmese War 1800 1825 1862 Exiled Bahadur Shah Zafar, India’s last Mughal emperor emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar dies in Rangoon 1850 1824 First Anglo- 1826 Treaty of Yandabo 1852 Second 1859 Mindon Burmese War between the British East India Company and the King of Inwa (Ava) Anglo-Burmese War; British seize and expand Rangoon moves capital to Mandalay T H E H I S T O R Y O F M YA N M A R than token resistance to the army that steamed up the Ayeyarwady.

Applying gold leaf Gold leaf is among the favorite donations of Burmese Buddhists. In some famous shrines, it is applied directly by pilgrims. However, only men are allowed to do this. Vipassana Literally “seeing through the veil of ignorance,” Vipassana is a form of meditation aimed at promoting insight and concentration. It had a great revival in Burma in the early 20th century. Merit making Merit (punya in Sanskrit) derives from all good thoughts and actions, and contributes towards a person’s spiritual liberation.

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