Biographies & Memoirs
epub |eng | 2017-11-14 | Author:Joanna Scutts [Scutts, Joanna]

6 MAD ABOUT NEW YORK Marjorie Hillis wrote Live Alone and Like It for all the girls and women who, like Kitty Foyle, dared to leave their hometowns for the ...
( Category: Feminist Theory April 20,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2009-06-13 | Author:Abbot, Jacob [Abbot, Jacob]

CHAPTER X. THE BATTLE OF NARVA . 1700-1701 The reader will perhaps recollect how desirous Peter had long been to extend his dominions toward the west, so as to have ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs April 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Harold Bloom

This morbid little splendor has a grisly charm and admits us to a curious kind of comedy. Here is a personal favorite, “Song of the Stygian Naiades”: PROSERPINE may pull ...
( Category: Poetry April 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-04-19 | Author:Weisbard, Eric

Then the correspondent pulls back. It’s almost like a Passover seder. Dip your finger in red wine and dab the plate as you count off each of the plagues. The ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians April 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-05-28 | Author:Julia Keller [Keller, Julia]

CHAPTER SIX "A LITTLE GATLING MUSIC ” I remember the ceaseless bombing thunder that shook the house, like an earthquake, the futile popping of revolvers, the whining shells overhead . ...
( Category: United States April 19,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:The Washington Post

3. The Press Reports that the President is Being Investigated for Obstruction of Justice and the President Directs the White House Counsel to Have the Special Counsel Removed On the ...
( Category: Espionage April 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-02-20 | Author:The Descent [Descent, The]

Those new regions which we found and explored... we may rightly call a New World... a continent more densely peopled and abounding in animals than our Europe or Asia or ...
( Category: Thriller & Suspense April 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2003-06-17 | Author:Jitterbug Perfume [Perfume, Jitterbug]

"Subatomic particles apparently de- and rematerialize fairly routinely," Dr. Dannyboy has written. "Some of them actually can be in two places at once. Their freedom from the normal confines of ...
( Category: Surrealism April 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-17 | Author:Phyllis Rose

Plate 6. Alfred Stieglitz, Mrs. Selma Schubart, 1907. (AlfredStieglitz Collection, 1955. Imagecopyright © The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Image source: Art Resource, NY.) Plate 7. Alfred Stieglitz, Kitty Stieglitz, 1907. ...
( Category: Cities April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-03 | Author:Gary McAvoy

Dr. W. Mitchell Jones, the court-appointed psychiatrist who evaluated both Hickock and Smith in person, had asked each of them for biographical sketches in writing. In Hickock’s, he confesses to ...
( Category: Murder & Mayhem April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Collins

All that from the cockpit of a Spitfire. What could he have said after one orbit? I cry that he was killed. * * * Day 4 begins with the ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-04 | Author:Ava Benny-Morrison

Chapter 22 21 October 2015, 1 pm ‘Can you tell me how it is you know Karlie Jade Pearce-Stevenson?’ Detective Sergeant Darryn Gunn sat opposite Holdom in a small interview ...
( Category: Murder & Mayhem April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Bret Easton Ellis

* * * … I’d forgotten about the Vice interview until the “Generation Wuss” component caused a minor explosion in the press. I was immediately asked to appear on talk ...
( Category: Essays April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-16 | Author:Bette Bao Lord

June I Pledge a Lesson to the Frog It was almost summer. An eager sun outshone the neon sign atop the Squibb factory even before the first bell beckoned students ...
( Category: Language Arts April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-16 | Author:Nancy Isenberg & Andrew Burstein

HEAPED UPON John Quincy Adams attended Madison’s inauguration on March 4, 1809, and was present as well at a ball that evening attended by the outgoing president, Jefferson. “The crowd ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents April 18,2019 )