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The Curve of the World

A Novel

by Marcus Stevens

  • 56 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Washington Square Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7950832M
    ISBN 100743470826
    ISBN 109780743470827
    OCLC/WorldCa53051203

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The Curve of the World is a riveting story about survival and losing and regaining love across both physical and psychological borders.

I really liked that the story was told from 2 POVs. The setting was realistic too. A bit of a Hollywood ending though, thus minus 1 star. Still, it was a real pageturner/5.

The Curve of the World tells the story of the author's relationship with a remarkable spiritual teacher on a path grounded in meditation and service. It draws connections between spirituality and social justice, music and devotion. And, as the author eventually faces serious illness, the book explores the link between body, mind and spirit, in a journey toward self-knowledge/5(20).

Marcus Stevens obviously wrote The Curve Of the World with high aspirations. The story of Lewis, an American salesman lost in the Congolese jungles, offers. he wrote THE CURVE OF THE WORLD, but his debut novel has Hollywood potential written all over it.

Act I: The Curve of the World book Burke (I envision Hugh Jackman in this role), a New York Coca-Cola salesman, is on his way to Johannesburg when his commercial flight encounters trouble and must make an emergency landing on an abandoned airstrip somewhere in the Congo. Rescuers. The Curve of the Earth is set in the same world but ten years after the trilogy.

The evil Americans are still ruled by religious fanatics, but the Freezone is still as its names sake free. One of the Freezones highly respected scientists, Lucy Petrovich, daughter of the famous Dr.

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Supply curve of an imported item. Curve S 0 is horizontal, and includes Point A, the global price for this item. Explanation. At $20 per unit, the country can import as much of the product as it wants.

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