Escape From Asylum

Author: Madeleine Roux
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062424440
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In this terrifying prequel novel to the New York Times bestselling Asylum series, a teen is wrongfully committed to the Brookline psychiatric hospital and must find a way out—before he becomes the next victim of the evil warden’s ...

Looking To London

Author: Cynthia Cockburn
Publisher: Pluto Press (UK)
ISBN: 9780745399218
Size: 51.54 MB
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Looking to London steps into the maelstrom of current and recent wars and the resulting migration crisis, telling the stories of women refugees who have made it to London to seek safe haven among the city's Kurdish, Somali, Tamil, Sudanese ...

Pc Mag

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thing from guards to crazed ax murderers to make good their escape. Asylum has
a beat-the-clock element that adds thrills to what is essentially a game of
memorizing the proper commands in order to overcome the various obstacles.
Ostensibly, players have from 9:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. to escape from the asylum
before the day shift returns. A digital clock on the screen marks time; each minute
is equal to about 30 seconds of real time [in other words, the game lasts 4 hours].
Use of ...

Women Of The American South

Author: Christie Farnham
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814726549
Size: 79.38 MB
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Two years later Priscilla was again poised to marry; she petitioned the Female
Asylum for her daughter's return but was refused, “the ladies knowing her
character to be very bad.” Despite this rebuff, Diana's mother secretly took her
from the asylum, and the ladies had to initiate legal proceedings to get her back.”
Returned by the civic authorities, Diana spent the next two years chafing at the
authority of the matron and the board. She finally managed to escape the asylum
in 1828, ...

Sex And Sexuality In Early America

Author: Merril D. Smith
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814729363
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Fascinated in the asylum by her "melancholy beauty," Lawson falls in love with
her, thereby further complicating the novel's erotic equation of sexuality and
madness. Is Elizabeth now the only fit mate for Lawson, given his close
association with the inhabitants of the asylum? Or, perhaps more likely, is
Lawson the only fit mate for Elizabeth? Certainly he is the savior of her reputation
, for once they are married, she can escape the asylum, that "scene of shame and
sorrow" and return to ...

Political Asylum Deceptions

Author: Carol Bohmer
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319674048
Size: 42.72 MB
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In the first example, from a UK Home Office asylum denial letter, the gap is
produced because the immigration official doesn't believe an escape story. We
found many instances in which escape was the fault line for suspicion. You state
that the men drove you to a place one and a half hours away and told you to run
before they opened fire on you. The Secretary of State ... considers that if the men
had intended to kill you they would have done so straight away rather than give
you a ...

Asylum For The Queen

Author: Mildred Jordan
Publisher:
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Romantic novel about the Pennsylvania village of Asylum and the part it played in the French Revolution.

Asylum And International Law

Author: S.Prakash Sinha
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401188564
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CHAP T E R II HISTORY OF ASYLUM AS Y L U M IN SA C R E D P L A C E S
Man's search for a place of refuge is an old one. The primitive man needed an
escape from the storms and avalanches of nature, and he found it in shelters built
for the purpose ages ago." He needed to escape the ferocity of the furious
animals, and there were shelters for that, too. 2 He, in turn, gave shelter to the
beast of the field, pursued by the hounds, in his cave or tent. 3 But the wrath of
nature and the ...

The Unknown Night

Author: Glyn Vincent
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 9781555847708
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As Davidson points out, Blakelock, in a garbled note he had written sometime
earlier, expressed the hope that he would one day escape the asylum and regain
his place among the sane. “It would certainly be a benediction of joy to walk on
real earth again,” he wrote, adding, “Who can divine the messenger?” Mrs.
Adams, it would turn out, was not at all what she represented to the public, but for
the time being few people had cause to be suspicious of her, or doubt her
credentials as a ...