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2011-06-09 23:01:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy is now publishing selected titles as eBooks, available through Amazon's Kindle Store, as part of an ongoing initiative to broaden the availability of publications across multiple platforms. "We seek to make our timely research available in a variety of formats, taking advantage of the advances in electronic publishing and the convenience of eReaders," said Gregory K. Ingram, president of the...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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