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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 | 2012-02-13 | Author:Tim Maltin [Maltin, Tim]

Mrs. C. E. H. Stengel, first-class passenger, writes as follows: “As I stepped into the lifeboat an officer in charge said: ‘No more; the boat is full.’ My husband stepped ...
( Category: Maritime History & Piracy September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sarah Parcak

Upmarket Afterlife Property Like other Middle Kingdom tombs that aimed high—even higher than the nomarchs of the Old Kingdom—this tomb had, when new, sought to imitate a pyramid’s front driveway. ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-08-16 | Author:Hallie Rubenhold [Rubenhold, Hallie]

… Lady Worsley used to come to the cold bath near Maidstone to bathe, and that she [Marriott] used to attend her; that Sir Richard and Mr Bissett [sic] were ...
( Category: Women in History September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-21 | Author:Charles River Editors [Editors, Charles River]

It wouldn’t have been a surprise for Costello to retire to his home for a lengthy mourning period, and he later admitted he was tempted to do just that: “I ...
( Category: American Civil War September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-07-15 | Author:Lauren Kessler [Kessler, Lauren]

God help that country where informers thrive Where slander flourishes and lies contrive. Not surprisingly, the Communist Party was particularly displeased with Bentley and began a campaign of smears and ...
( Category: World War II September 5,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Winegard, Timothy C. [Winegard, Timothy C.]

CHAPTER 12 Unalienable Bites: The American Revolution A month after the opening salvos of the American Revolution at Lexington and Concord in April 1775, the newly appointed commander in chief ...
( Category: Insects & Spiders September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Binyamin Appelbaum

“Growth with Equity” For most of Latin America, the 1982 debt crisis was the beginning of a “lost generation.” Not until 1998 did the income of the average Mexican recover.64 ...
( Category: Economic Policy September 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-03-22 | Author:Mary Boykin Chesnut

XII FLAT ROCK, N. C. August 1, 1862—August 8, 1862 FLAT ROCK, N. C., August 1, 1862.—Being ill I left Mrs. McMahan’s for Flat Rock.89 It was very hot and ...
( Category: American Civil War September 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-30 | Author:Marcia Mitchell

PART IV THE LEGAL CASE CHAPTER 11: The Blonde Who Dropped the Bombshell Katharine Gun, a former GCHQ civil servant, today has been charged with offences under the Official Secrets ...
( Category: Iraq War August 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:Sarah M. Broom [Broom, Sarah M.]

MOVEMENT III Water Far off from these a slow and silent stream, Lethe the river of oblivion rolls Her wat’ry labyrinth, whereof who drinks, Forthwith his former state and being ...
( Category: African-American & Black August 24,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-08-21 | Author:Sania Sharawi Lanfranchi

7 The game of politics When Huda returned from Paris with Céza in July 1926, she called a meeting of the editorial board of L’Égyptienne to talk over how to ...
( Category: Women in History August 22,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Charles King

Chapter Ten INDIAN COUNTRY While Hurston was making her way along the Gulf of Mexico and Mead and Fortune were planning new projects beyond Manus, Boas was more or less ...
( Category: African-American & Black August 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Abigail Pesta

I have been saying for a very long time she needs to stop gymnastics and be a diver. This is just my opinion because her elbows are very bad and ...
( Category: Gymnastics August 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-23 | Author:Susan Straight

When we were teenagers, I told Dwayne the story of my dad’s junkyard dog, which once bit my brother. He countered with his Rubidoux cousins’ junkyard, where cars were kept ...
( Category: Extended Families August 18,2019 )