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It's the main terrific time of the 12 months for some--and the worst for others. yet in the center of each Christmas, lies a different shock for everyone...

Christmas Eve morning at a crowded airport threatens to develop into Christmas Day while a heavy blizzard waylays 5 strangers on their strategy to Asheville, North Carolina. Marta's touring with young children and the load of a sour divorce on her shoulders...Andy, a widower and Vietnam vet, reminisces on the airport bar whilst he notices the presence of a feminine soldier...Specialist Ilena is on go away from Iraq, fraught with guilt approximately leaving her comrades...Reggie, a laid-off meeting employee, contemplates his doubtful future...and filthy rich businessman John is stricken through the premature demise of his high-powered, workaholic father.

As the tourists think of their lives, a brand new problem quickly arises: their aircraft is grounded. yet within the spirit of the season, a superb samaritan deals to force them to Asheville. Then her van will get caught on a snowy road--and the true trip starts off for an not likely team who've extra in universal than meets the attention as they embark on a paranormal passage that would convey them the real that means of Christmas...

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A lack of resources at the Bibliographic Department has severely delayed the publica tion of the cumulative bibliography by almost 10 years. Moreover, since the working tool for compiling it, the Libris data base, is once again the subject of re-evaluation for possible changes, one can only hope that the following cumulated volume will not need another 10 years to see the light of day. Libris (Library Information System) has been used in compiling the Swedish National Bibliography, Svensk bokförteckning, since 1976.

Statistics, political and cultural conditions in Denmark]. 1962. , 1086 col. Denmark practically the whole literature (from earliest printed book to 1830) known to be extant at the time of its publication and it May therefore be considered a national bibliography for the period covered. Con tains books and serials printed in Denmark, Schles wig, Iceland and the colonies through 1830, and in Norway through 1814, translations of Danish authors into foreign languages wherever printed, and foreign authors’ writings on Danish subjects.

Registerbind by Lauritz Nielsen (1931). - A union catalogue of Danish books and serials, including a selection of pamphlets, in the three libraries mentioned in the title. It contains Retrospective bibliographies 1482-1830 1 Bibliotheca Danica. Systematisk fortegnelse over den danske litteratur fra 1482-1830, efter samlingerne i Det store kongelige Bibliothek i Kjøbenhavn. Med supplementer fra Universi tetsbibliotheket i Kjøbenhavn og Karen Brahes Bibliothek i Odense [Classified list of the Da nish literature from 1482 to 1830 based on the collections of the Royal Library in Copenha gen.

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