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epub |eng | 2019-01-15 | Author:Roy Morris Jr. [Morris, Roy Jr.]

THEIR FIRST VISIT WENT SO WELL THAT GERTRUDE AND ALICE returned to Chicago for a two-week stay on November 24. Once again Bobsy Goodspeed was their hostess, putting them up ...
( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Doris Jeanne MacKinnon [MacKinnon, Doris Jeanne]

Marie Rose Delorme Smith, seen here sometime after her marriage to Charlie Smith. Photo undated. Shirley-Mae McCargar and Donald McCargar. Writing from the perspective of a pioneer, Marie Rose concluded ...
( Category: Women in History January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Watts, Edward J.;

9 The Memory of Hypatia The discordance between the type of person that Hypatia was and the brutal way in which she died explains the initial shock that many people ...
( Category: Rome January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Paul W. Ogden

3 SURVIVING SCHOOLWORK We have been told over and over about the importance of bonding to our children. Rarely do we hear about the skill of letting go. Joan Sheingold ...
( Category: Educators January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-04 | Author:Julia L. Mickenberg [Mickenberg, Julia L.]

She was invited to dinner at the home of Andrei Goncharov, a portraitist. Pudovkin was at the dinner, but so was his wife, Anna Nikolaevna Zemtsova, a prominent film critic ...
( Category: Women in History January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:R. J. B. Bosworth [Bosworth, R. J. B.]

6 THE WINTER OF A PATRIARCH AND HIS DUCESSA On 29 August 1943 Il Messaggero carried a banner headline: ‘Filmed: a life as it was lived.’ A subheading added ‘The ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-06 | Author:Jeanne E. Abrams

Abigail Adams became the second First Lady of the United States on February 8, 1797, when, at the age of sixty-one, John Adams was formally elected president, although he did ...
( Category: American Revolution January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-22 | Author:Erling Kagge & Becky L. Crook

* * * For Arne Næss, happiness had to do with glow—by which he meant fervour or passion—and pain. He distinguished between bodily and mental pain. Like a philosopher with ...
( Category: Meditation January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-17 | Author:Jennifer Croft

Immediately she knows she’s just gotten her period, and that there is blood running all down her legs. It is impossible to check and impossible to ask Zoe because they ...
( Category: Siblings January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-06 | Author:Annabelle Gurwitch [Gurwitch, Annabelle]

THIS IS FIFTY Int. a Bedroom in Los Angeles—Late at Night It’s not the suburban Los Angeles bedroom you’ve seen in romantic comedies like Knocked Up or This Is 40. ...
( Category: Satire January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-12-02 | Author:Carol Sklenicka

Wilson did not stop with diagnosing a problem. Her five-page, elite-typed, single-spaced offer to accept the novel, dated July 11, 1973, gave excruciatingly detailed suggestions for the rewrite she would ...
( Category: Authors January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-30 | Author:Victoria Twead [Twead, Victoria]

Having lived so many years in Spain, I was aware that I had neglected routine medical procedures that I might have been encouraged to pursue had I been living in ...
( Category: Women January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-17 | Author:Jennifer Mascia [Mascia, Jennifer]

THAT WINTER MY MOTHER and I took a trip to Florida to see Rita and Grandma Vivian. Arline joined us and refereed when my mother and Rita got into a ...
( Category: Crime & Criminals January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mira Lyn Kelly [Kelly, Mira Lyn]

“It’s not ugly,” I say, shrugging off my black puffer coat in the back entry to Vaughn’s place. “I mean, it isn’t really what I’d have expected for a twenty-nine-year-old ...
( Category: Specific Groups January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-15 | Author:Annabel Abbs [Abbs, Annabel]

I noticed the heavy perfume of the roses first, and then their colour, yellow like marzipan. Only when I was close enough to touch them, did I see Mrs Fitzgerald ...
( Category: Biographical January 18,2020 )