The Maze Maker: A Novel (English Edition)
The Maze Maker: A Novel (English
“I address you across more than three thousand years, you who live at the conjunction of the Fish and the Water-carrier,” speaks Daedalus, an artisan, inventor, and designer born into an utterly alien family of heroes who value acts of war above all else, a world where his fellow Greeks seem driven only to destroy—an existence he feels compelled to escape.In this fictional autobiography of the father of Icarus, “Apollo’s creature,” a brilliant but flawed man, writer and sculptor Michael Ayrton harnesses the tales of the past to mold a myth for our times. We learn of Daedalus’s increasingly ambitious artifacts and inventions; his fascination with Minoan culture, commerce, and religion, and his efforts to adapt to them; how he comes to design the maze of the horned Minotaur; and how, when he decides that he must flee yet again, he builds two sets of wax wings—wings that will be instruments of his descent into the underworld, a place of both purgatory and rebirth.A compelling mix of history, fable, lore, and meditations on the enigma of art, The Maze Maker will ensnare classicists, artists, and all lovers of story in its convolutions of life and legend. “I never understood the pattern of my life,” writes Daedalus, “so that I have blundered through it in a maze....
- ASIN: B014RWV2OO
Maze Maker: Make Your Own Maze Activity Book
Galileo and the Maze Maker's Treasure (English Edition)
Galileo and the Maze Maker's Treasure (English
Galileo Ambrosius appears to be an ordinary teenage boy, but is actually far from it. He is a wizard with magical powers and resides in a world where most people do not know that magic exists. When an evil silver-haired witch disguised as his bad-tempered high school science teacher curses two nonmagical students, Galileo must reveal his magical abilities to save them.The students survive, but the curse has left its mark: they can both produce magic. Now it’s up to Galileo and his allies to find out who the witch is and why she targeted the young wizard’s school. When they intercept a damaged magical map that points the way to a wizard’s greatest treasure, Galileo and his friends must race to find this treasure before the witch and her accomplices seize it for their own dark purposes. Fantasy and adventure combine in Galileo and the Maze Maker’s Treasure, creating an unforgettable story of courage and friendship.
- ASIN: B00R1D2E9Y
Rock the School - Cool & Creative Activities Game
Key Decision Maker Roles: Navigating the Maze (Sales Prospecting Book 3) (English Edition)
Key Decision Maker Roles: Navigating the Maze (Sales
In every sale, there are different types of decisions that are made. Sometimes one person makes all the decisions and at other times, there can be several people clustered together to make one type of decision. One person could play many of the decision-making roles or you could find many people playing one role.If it's one or two people playing the various roles, you can tell which role they're in by the types of questions they ask. By knowing about the different roles, you can begin to focus and structure your answers to the type of decision that needs to be made.Decision Maker Roles • Final Authority • Specifier • Negotiator • End User • Coach • RecommenderDecision Influencers outside the Company
- ASIN: B00A5WQO7G
Get Lost with the World's Master Maze Maker
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Maze Algorithms in Unity - No Man's Sky Edition!
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