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Ferguson, Antony

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Works: 98 works in 295 publications in 1 language and 3,019 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Sea stories  Audio adaptations  Anecdotes  Miscellanea  History  Art 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 823.912
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Publications about Antony Ferguson
Publications by Antony Ferguson
Most widely held works by Antony Ferguson
A hellion in her bed by Sabrina Jeffries( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Mired in scandal after his parents' mysterious deaths, notorious gambler Lord Jarret Sharpe agrees to tamely run the family brewery for a year if his Machiavellian grandmother rescinds her ultimatum that he marry. But the gambler in him can't resist when beguiling Annabel Lake proposes a wager. If she wins their card game, he must help save her family's foundering brewery. But if he wins, she must spend a night in his bed. The outcome sets off a chain of events that threatens to destroy all his plans and unveils the secret Annabel has held for so long. When Jarret discovers the darker reason behind her wager, he forces her into another one -- and this time he intends to win not just her body, but her heart
Whatever you do, don't run true tales of a Botswana safari guide by Peter Allison( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
From top safari guide Peter Allison comes a hilarious collection of true tales of encounters with big cats, angry elephants, and more
Death of a gossip ; Death of a cad by M. C Beaton( file )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Death of a gossip: When a famous gossip columnist is murdered at the local fishing school, no one is ready to talk. It's up to Hamish Macbeth, with the inspiring assistance of the lovely Priscilla Halburton-Smythe, to sniff out the right rat amid all the cunning anglers with secrets to hide. But someone has baited a hook for him
Why the West rules--for now [the patterns of history, and what they reveal about the future] by Ian Morris( file )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Ian Morris covers nearly fifty thousand years of history and brings together the latest findings across disciplines not only to explain why the West came to rule the world but also to predict what the future will bring in the next hundred years
This explains everything deep, beautiful, and elegant theories of how the world works by John Brockman( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
"In This Explains Everything, John Brockman, founder and publisher of Edge.org, asked experts in numerous fields and disciplines to come up with their favorite explanations for everyday occurrences. Why do we recognize patterns? Is there such a thing as positive stress? Are we genetically programmed to be in conflict with each other? Those are just some of the 150 questions that the world's best scientific minds answer with elegant simplicity. With contributions from Jared Diamond, Richard Dawkins, Nassim Taleb, Brian Eno, Steven Pinker, and more, everything is explained in fun, uncomplicated terms that make the most complex concepts easy to comprehend"--
Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the civil war south by Christopher Dickey( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
As tension over slavery and western expansion threatened to break the US into civil war, the Southern states found themselves squeezed between two nearly irreconcilable realities: the survival of the Confederate economy would require the importation of more slaves a practice banned in America since 1807 but the existence of the Confederacy itself could not be secured without official recognition from Great Britain, who would never countenance reopening the Atlantic slave trade
Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
One of Charles Dickens's most personally resonant novels, Little Dorrit speaks across the centuries to the modern audience. Its depiction of shady financiers and banking collapses seems uncannily topical, as does Dickens's compassionate admiration for Amy Dorrit, the "child of the Marshalsea," as she struggles to hold her family together in the face of neglect, irresponsibility, and ruin. Intricate in its plotting, the novel also satirizes the cumbersome machinery of government. For Dickens, Little Dorrit marked a return to some of the most harrowing scenes of his childhood, with its graphic depiction of the trauma of the debtors' prison and its portrait of a world ignored by society. The novel explores not only the literal prison but also the figurative jails that characters build for themselves
What should we be worried about? real scenarios that keep scientists up at night by John Brockman( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Today's leading thinkers reveal the hidden threats nobody is talking about, and expose the false fears that everyone else is distracted by. What should we be worried about? John Brockman posed the question to the planet's most influential minds. He asked them to disclose something that, for scientific reasons, worries them. Encompassing neuroscience, economics, philosophy, physics, psychology, biology, and more, here are 150 ideas that will revolutionize understanding of the world
Seven nights in a rogue's bed by Anna Campbell( file )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Sidonie Forsythe comes to care for ruthless loner Jonas Merrick in ways that defy all logic
The great disruption why the climate crisis will bring on the end of shopping and the birth of a new world by Paul Gilding( file )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
According to the author, the Great Disruption started in 2008, with spiking food and oil prices and dramatic ecological changes, such as the melting ice caps. It is not simply about fossil fuels and carbon footprints. The author claims we have come to the end of Economic Growth, Version 1.0, a world economy based on consumption and waste, where we lived beyond the means of our planet's ecosystems and resources. He sees the predicted crisis as a rare chance to replace our addiction to growth with an ethic of sustainability in which we will measure "growth" not by quantity of stuff but by quality and happiness of life
The missing of the Somme by Geoff Dyer( file )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Dyer weaves together myths and memories, photos and film, poetry and sculptures, graveyards and ceremonies in order to illuminate our understanding of, and relationship to, World War I
The autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie( file )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Andrew Carnegie tells his dramatic life story, outlining the principles that he lived by, which today serve as the pillars of modern philanthropy
Captured by the highlander by Julianne MacLean( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Lady Amelia Templeton would rather die than surrender to a man like Duncan MacLean. He is the fiercest warrior of his clan-her people's sworn enemy-and tonight he is standing over her bed. Eyes blazing, muscles taut, and battle axe gleaming, MacLean has come to kill Amelia's fiance. But once he sees the lovely, innocent Amelia, he decides to take her instead...Stealing the young bride-to-be is the perfect revenge against the man who murdered Duncan's one true love. But Lady Amelia turns out to be more than a pawn of vengeance and war. This brave, beautiful woman touches something deep in Duncan's soul that is even more powerful than a warrior's fury. But when Amelia begins to fall in love with her captor-and surrenders in his arms-the real battle begins
The way of all flesh by Samuel Butler( file )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
This brilliant satirical novel is an affirmation of youth's admirable will for freedom of personal expression. It is the fascinating character study of a young man who survives the baleful influence of a hateful, hypocritical father, a doting mother, and a debauched wife to emerge as a decent, happy human being
The arrow by Monica McCarty( file )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The talents of marksman Gregor 'Arrow' MacGregor are crucial now, as Bruce moves to reclaim his Scottish holdings. Gregor is considered the most handsome man in Scotland, and his fame as an archer is rivaled only by his reputation with the lasses. But when his infamous face is exposed during a covert mission, Gregor is forced to lay low. He returns home only to find a new battle waiting: a daring game of seduction involving his now very grown-up and very desirable ward, Cate of Lochmaben
A rake's midnight kiss by Anna Campbell( file )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
When Sir Richard Harmsworth attempts to steal a coveted treasure, he finds himself face-to-face with a beauty more breathtaking than any jewel
Claimed by the highlander by Julianne MacLean( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
With his tawny mane, battle-hewn brawn, and ferocious roar, Angus 'The Lion' MacDonald is the most fearsome warrior Lady Gwendolen has ever seen--and she is his most glorious conquest. Captured in a surprise attack on her father's castle, Gwendolen is now forced to share her bed with the man who defeated her clan. But, in spite of Angus's overpowering charms, she refuses to surrender her innocence without a fight
Dangerous Highlander by Donna Grant( file )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
For three hundred years, he has locked himself away from the world, hiding the vengeful god imprisoned in his soul. But then, a young lass caught in a raging storm awakens his deepest impulses and darkest desires. Cara doesnt believe the rumors about MacLeod castle--until the majestic Highland warrior appears like a fiery vision in the storm, pulling her into his powerful arms, and into his world of magic and Druids. An epic war between good and evil is brewing. And Lucan must battle his all-consuming attraction for Cara--or surrender to the flames of a reckless, impossible love that threatens to destroy them both
Lord of vengeance by Lara Adrian( file )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Taken captive by Gunnar Rutledge, a dark knight sworn to destroy her father, Raina d'Bussy must teach forgiveness to a man who knows no mercy and lives only to exact revenge on his enemy. But time in Gunnar's keep stirs an unwanted passion in Raina, and something far more perilous, when she finds herself falling in love with the one man she should never desire
Nostromo by Joseph Conrad( file )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
One of Joseph Conrad's greatest works, Nostromo is a gripping tale of capitalist exploitation and rebellion that employs flashbacks and glimpses of the future to depict the lure of silver and its effects on men. One of the greatest political novels in any language, Nostromo reenacts the establishment of modern capitalism in a remote South American province locked between the Andes and the Pacific
 
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