Biographies & Memoirs
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Blaise Cendrars [Cendrars, Blaise]

* * * NINTH CHAPTER * * * 32 On the 17th of June, 1848, General Mason, the new American Governor, leaves Monterey to go and see for himself how ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2000-10-01 | Author:Booker T. Washington [Washington, Booker T.]

Chapter XI. Making Their Beds Before They Could Lie On Them A little later in the history of the school we had a visit from General J.F.B. Marshall, the Treasurer ...
( Category: Ethnic & National February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kyle Swenson

* * * About three months after I first met Kwame, I was standing on the edge of a weed-spewing lot on East Ninety-second Street. The street was a quick ...
( Category: Sociology February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-21 | Author:Edgar Huntly; or Memoirs of a Sleep-Walker [Sleep-Walker, Edgar Huntly; or Memoirs of a]

Edgar Huntly; or, Memoirs of a Sleep-Walker to apply to you for what information you could give. I designed to visit my father, who lives in Chetasco, and relieve him ...
( Category: Classics February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 1988-01-02 | Author:McGuire, Christine & Norton, Carla [McGuire, Christine & Norton, Carla]

At last he ascended the pulpit, the assembly hushed, and the service began. It was a service not unlike thousands that take place every Sunday across the country. The congregation ...
( Category: True Crime February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2002-01-02 | Author:Chris Stewart [Stewart, Chris]

When I returned from this literary trip, which included a few book-signings in local shops as well looking up my old sheep-farming friends, Ana and Chloë checked me closely for ...
( Category: Memoirs February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-03 | Author:Gervase Phinn [Phinn, Gervase]

"Let's stop there for a moment," interrupted the teacher. "Make the fight scene even slower and more exaggerated. Curve your arm, Simon, in a great arc when you are throwing ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-24 | Author:Glass, Cathy [Glass, Cathy]

( Category: Biographies & Memoirs February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-10-02 | Author:Michael Parkinson [Parkinson, Michael]

24 ALI IN AUTUMN ‘Now God is involved, now you are fighting a spiritual, holy war when you face me now.’ Muhammad Ali, Parkinson Show, December 1974 I met Muhammad ...
( Category: Arts & Literature February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-04-19 | Author:Clara Kramer & Stephen Glantz [Kramer, Clara & Glantz, Stephen]

Beck didn’t say anything. He grabbed the bottle of vodka that he and Klara were drinking from and sat on the bed, calm as buttered toast now. Patrontasch wrapped his ...
( Category: Historical February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-01-07 | Author:Unknown

I went down the stairs, detached as I could be. Knowing what I was about to take part in darkened my soul. Something like that might sound dramatic, and before, ...
( Category: Arts & Photography February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-05-30 | Author:Fillets of Plaice [Plaice, Fillets of]

5 A Question of Degrees THE family doctor shook his head mote in sorrow than in anger. “Strain,” he repeated. “Over-work and over-worry. What you need is three weeks in ...
( Category: Europe February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 1997-03-15 | Author:Adeline Yen Mah [Mah, Adeline Yen]

CHAPTER 15 Fu Zhong You Yu Fish Swimming in a Cauldron A few weeks before I left London, I wrote to Professor McFadden, Lo Mac, at Hong Kong University medical ...
( Category: Asia February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-23 | Author:Rourke, Joe [Rourke, Joe]

Chapter 11 Deceptions With our second Halloween in Small Town, U.S.A. just around the corner, Ellie and I were haggling over Bobby’s unfinished costume. “We’ve got to have a backup. ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 1995-01-01 | Author:Massie, Robert K. [Massie, Robert K.]

On October 18, 1963, the cover of Life, the nation’s most prominent and widely read weekly magazine, displayed a picture of Nicholas II’s five children. The headline was “THE CASE ...
( Category: Historical February 13,2019 )