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As Fox explains in Making Time, a labyrinth of aging pipelines and forgotten wells crisscrosses the city.The Fiery Underground Oil Pit Eating L.A.|Geoff Manaugh|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a ponderous labyrinth of bolts, locks, and steel doors, making it an almost impregnable fortress.The High Society Bank Robber of the 1800s|J. North Conway|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As Margalit Fox says at the outset of The Riddle of the Labyrinth, the story of Linear B is well known.Who Actually Cracked Linear B, the Ancient Code of the Mysterious Knossos Labyrinth?|Malcolm Jones|May 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This is wishful thinking: a plunge into the labyrinth with no thread to lead them back out.After the Queen’s Jubilee, a Sobering Summer|Christopher Dickey|June 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
As it has come down to us “on the borders of pottery and textiles, the meander resembles a maze or labyrinth.”This Week’s Hot Reads: April 9, 2012|Nicholas Mancusi, Malcolm Jones|April 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Here opens up, very evidently, a perfect labyrinth of complexity.
But it was the labyrinth for which the earlier economist held, so he thought, the thread.
What thread shall guide us in this labyrinth of conjectures and contradictions from the very first verse to the very last?A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
I took in the situation almost at a glance—membranous croup!A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
You will not wonder that I lose time and catch at every hope, rather than involve myself in that labyrinth of Chicane and expense.