Biographies & Memoirs
epub |eng | | Author:Stephen Kinzer

11 We Must Always Remember to Thank the CIA “Capture green bug for future reference,” Ambassador Clare Boothe Luce wrote during one of her LSD adventures. “Do you hear the ...
( Category: United States September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-09 | Author:Eleanor Randolph

20 FROM LOW POINT TO LANDSLIDE—2005 “You always want to press, and you want to tackle issues that are unpopular, that nobody else will go after.” —Bloomberg, on low polls ...
( Category: Business September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-17 | Author:John Reilly

( Category: Biographies & Memoirs September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Thich Nhat Hanh

CHAPTER SIXTEEN Cover the Land in Gold Three days after the rainy season ended, a young man named Sudatta paid a visit to the Buddha to ask if he would ...
( Category: Religious September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-07 | Author:Lorde

Hard Feelings/Loveless Words and Music by ELLA YELICH-O’CONNOR and JACK ANTONOFF Copyright © 2017 Songs Music Publishing, LLC o/b/o Songs Of SMP, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Ducky Donath Music ...
( Category: Songbooks September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cate Haste

11 Conflict, 1921–31 Franz Werfel was overjoyed and relieved at the news of Alma’s divorce: ‘I could just weep incessantly,’1 he told her, and took Alma to meet his parents, ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-10 | Author:Astrid Legarda

Chapter XXV Mexico-Cuba Connection Pablo had a dream he could never quite achieve: he wanted his own U.S.-made surface-to-air Stinger missiles. He looked for them in Nicaragua, Panama, El Salvador, ...
( Category: Crime & Criminals September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-11 | Author:John C. H. Wu

1 The Ways of Confucius and of Christ, Burns, Oates and Wash-bourne (London, 1948), p. 114. 2 Legge’s translation of the writings of Chuang Tzu in The Texts of Taoism, ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-12 | Author:Dale, Liam & The History Journals [Dale, Liam]

The term “consul” was used because of Napoleon’s love of ancient history, in particular that of Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar and the mighty Roman Empire. In Rome, the term ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-16 | Author:Jacky Hyams

Phil Gunyon settled in Canada. Following a long career with Alcan Aluminium Ltd, he has maintained a lifelong interest in military history. 5 HOW WE LIVED THEN ON 29 SEPTEMBER ...
( Category: Memoirs September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-09 | Author:David Fajgenbaum

The only drug in development for my disease wasn’t working, and I had no other options. This also would mean that the medical community was wrong: IL-6 was not the ...
( Category: Memoirs September 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-09 | Author:Jodi Kantor & Megan Twohey

* * * — An hour later, Judd called Jodi. The actress was as composed as ever. “I’m prepared to be a named source in your investigation,” she said. She ...
( Category: Women September 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-28 | Author:Charles W. Chesnutt

“Co’se Brer Dan couldn’ do nuffin. He knowed it wa’n’t no use, but he clumb up on de chimbly en got down de go’ds en bottles en yuther cunjuh fixin’s, ...
( Category: African-American Studies September 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-20 | Author:Charles Babbage

This would have produced a magnificent spectacle considered merely as a show, but the moralist might, if he pleased, have discovered in it a profound philosophy. The ennui and lassitude ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs September 16,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2018-02-12 | Author:Washington Irving

Christmas Eve Saint Fran­cis and Saint Benedight Blesse this house from wicked wight; From the night-mare and the gob­lin, That is hight good fel­low Robin; Keep it from all evil ...
( Category: Short Stories September 16,2019 )