Pirates' Grand Reserve Eau de Parfum Spray von Atkinsons ist ein luxuriöser Duft, der mit seiner außergewöhnlichen, verwegenen Komposition fasziniert. Es ist die perfekte Wahl für Frauen und Männer, die das Abenteuer lieben. Zu Beginn betört es mit den berauschenden Noten von kostbarem gereiften Fassrum, edelbitterem Kakao und sinnlicher Vanille. Hinzu kommen die sanften Blütenakkorde von Jasmin und Heliotrop. In der Herznote treffen kräftige Töne von Zedernholz auf feurige Geranie. Mit erdigem Patschuli und exotischem Moschus kling das extravagante Parfum aus.Opulente Düfte für besondere MomentePirates' Grand Reserve Eau de Parfum Spray von Atkinsons weckt mit seinem einzigartigen Duft die Sehnsucht nach der abenteuerlichen Welt der Piraten, Freibeuter und Korsaren. Seinen Trägern verleiht es eine sinnliche, romantische Ausstrahlung mit einer Spur von Tollkühnheit. Es eignet sich wunderbar für den ganz besonderen Abend und für aufregende, unvergessliche Stunden zu zweit. Genießen Sie die unwiderstehlichen Düfte von Atkinsons und lassen Sie sich in die spannende Welt der verwegenen Piraten entführen!
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Atkinsons The Contemporary Collection Pirates' Grand Reserve Eau de Parfum Spray 100 ml
Erscheinungsdatum: 17.11.2014, Medium: Stück, Einband: Geheftet, Titel: How do contemporary pirates differ from pirates of the Golden Age?, Auflage: 1. Auflage von 2014 // 1. Auflage, Autor: Maassen, Carina, Verlag: GRIN Publishing, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: Europa, Rubrik: Geschichte // Mittelalter, Seiten: 16, Gewicht: 39 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
This unique compilation brings together the very best themes from the three Christopher Nolan Batman films, composed by two of the world’s greatest contemporary screen music writers, Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard. Hans Zimmer’s illustrious career encompasses some of the biggest films of the last two decades including The Lion King, Gladiator, Pirates Of The Caribbean, The Da Vinci Code, Inception and Sherlock Holmes. While James Newton Howard’s score work include Pretty Woman, The Prince Of Tides, The Sixth Sense and The Hunger Games. Features: Limited edition Unique 2xLP compilation
Erscheinungsdatum: 10.08.2010, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Pirates, Ports, and Coasts in Asia, Titelzusatz: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, Redaktion: Kleinen, John // Osseweijer, Manon, Verlag: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: POLITICAL SCIENCE // Security // National & International, Rubrik: Politikwissenschaft, Seiten: 312, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 482 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Back by popular demand, The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition faithfully re-imagines the internationally-acclaimed classic game (originally released in 1990) for original and new audiences alike. The development team at LucasArts is bringing the game into the modern era with an all new re-imagined contemporary art style, a re-mastered musical score, full voiceover, and an in-depth hint system to help players through the game’s side-splitting puzzles. Purists will also delight in the ability to seamlessly switch between the updated hand-drawn re-imagining and the original classic version. The game's twisty plot leads our naive hero on a hilarious, swash-buckling search for the fabled secret of Monkey Island. Tales of pirate wealth lure him to the port of Mêlée with high hopes, no money, and insatiable curiosity. If clever enough, he will win the confidence of Mêlée's pirates and find himself blown by the winds of fate toward the terrifying and legendary Monkey Island - an adventure that would chill the bones of even the most bloodthirsty buccaneer. Wannabe pirate Guybrush Threepwood, and the now zombie pirate LeChuck, return in what has long been considered one of the greatest LucasArts adventure games of all time. Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck’s Revenge faithfully re-imagines the classic Monkey Island sequel in signature special edition detail. Expanding on the highly successful The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition in just about every way, fans will now experience new unique special edition features and interact with the world of Monkey Island like never before.Having seemingly defeated the evil ghost pirate LeChuck in his first adventure, Guybrush Threepwood sets his sights on the legendary treasure of Big Whoop. But wait, LeChuck is now back in zombie form and he's out for revenge. Guybrush will have to use his wits, his humor and his insatiable desire for adventure to defeat his nemesis once and for all and truly prove himself the greatest pirate in the Caribbean. Voodoo dolls, spitting contests and amusement parks are just some of the challenges Guybrush must overcome as he meets old friends, fights new enemies and uses every ounce of his mojo to overcome the wrath of LeChuck’s revenge.
From Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Treasure Island' to Errol Flynn in 'Captain Blood' on to today's 'Pirates of the Caribbean', the romantic image of pirates in modern Western popular culture has long been with us. But of course pirates come in many guises, and not all of them as charming as Johnny Depp. Pirates are outlaws who move quickly, a form of lawlessness based on the application of immense short term power by mobile forces which fade away, similar to guerrilla warfare. In 'Pirates and Privateers' Tom Bowling offers a lively history of piracy, from ancient times through the 'privateers' such as Morgan, with their Letters of Marque (an early example of State-sponsored terrorism), to the still real and flourishing threat of contemporary pirates that patrol the less well-regulated shipping lanes of the world today. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Simon Hurst. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/summ/000206/bk_summ_000206_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Pack your cutlass and blunderbuss - it's time to go a-pirating! The Invisible Hook takes readers inside the wily world of late 17th- and early 18th-century pirates. With swashbuckling irreverence and devilish wit, Peter Leeson uncovers the hidden economics behind pirates' notorious, entertaining, and sometimes downright shocking behavior. Why did pirates fly flags of Skull & Bones? Why did they create a "pirate code"? Were pirates really ferocious madmen? And what made them so successful? The Invisible Hook uses economics to examine these and other infamous aspects of piracy. Leeson argues that the pirate customs we know and love resulted from pirates responding rationally to prevailing economic conditions in the pursuit of profits.The Invisible Hook looks at legendary pirate captains like Blackbeard, Black Bart Roberts, and Calico Jack Rackam, and shows how pirates' search for plunder led them to pioneer remarkable and forward-thinking practices. Pirates understood the advantages of constitutional democracy - a model they adopted more than 50 years before the United States did so. Pirates also initiated an early system of workers' compensation, regulated drinking and smoking, and in some cases practiced racial tolerance and equality. Leeson contends that pirates exemplified the virtues of vice - their self-seeking interests generated socially desirable effects and their greedy criminality secured social order. Pirates proved that anarchy could be organized.Revealing the democratic and economic forces propelling history's most colorful criminals, The Invisible Hook establishes pirates' trailblazing relevance to the contemporary world. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jeremy Gage. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/001052/bk_adbl_001052_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Pirates dominate movie box-office profits, they are theme park entertainment, and they occupy a place in popular culture that has outlasted the era when they originally ruled the seas. Contemporary audiences who are safe from the pistols and cutlasses of the men who sailed the Caribbean, Indian, and Atlantic Oceans to prey upon ships and claim their cargo may find it hard to reconcile the perceived glamour of Captain Jack Sparrow with the authentic bloodlust and greed of the real pirates who killed without conscience, kidnapped innocent victims for ransom, and ravaged, bribed, and robbed their way into legend. Tragut Rais, Grace O’Malley, William Kidd, Blackbeard, and their colleagues were dangerous adventurers who lived at a time when piracy was an economic enterprise that yielded both wealth and a hangman’s noose. This audiobook will teach you about: When pirates owned the seas The roots of piracy The original pirates of the Caribbean The pirate round Piracy after the Spanish War of Succession The pirates of the Barbary Coast The modern-day pirates Most pirates had a short life before they were captured and executed. A few lucky ones did die of natural causes, but they were rare. Nonetheless, those tales of swashbuckling adventure under the Jolly Roger continue to mesmerize us. Listen to more about the reality of the golden age of piracy to find out whether or not Hollywood’s version can possibly compare with the truth. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Christopher Boozell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/119089/bk_acx0_119089_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.