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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 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-16 | Author:Jane Ridley

The source for this touching scene is an undated letter written by the queen after John Brown’s death to his brother Hugh, into which she copied an extract from ‘an ...
( Category: Royalty August 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Karen Abbott

* * * When Remus came downstairs in the morning, Anna, Ryerson, and Klug were already gathered in the kitchen. Each of his senses was amplified, its power sharpened: the ...
( Category: Murder & Mayhem August 16,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2004-01-01 | Author:John Dos Passos

The great statues. Tonight I shan’t forget them the way I did this morning. My siesta over and done with I asked the first person I saw who was Atamou ...
( Category: Women in History August 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-15 | Author:Angus Konstam

This early 18th-century plan of Charles Town shows a bustling and well-defended port, but when Blackbeard arrived there in 1718 the city lacked adequate defences. It was now late November ...
( Category: Maritime History & Piracy August 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Timothy C. Winegard

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: Entomology August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-07-03 | Author:Kirsten Holmstedt

k k k Deployments, like life, have their ups and downs, highs and lows. A successful mission being a high; a not-so-successful tactics test, a low. Toward the end of ...
( Category: Iraq War August 6,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2003-05-22 | Author:Sun Tzu & Thomas Cleary

MASTER SUN To unfailingly take what you attack, attack where there is no defense. For unfailingly secure defense, defend where there is no attack. DU MU If they are alert ...
( Category: Women in History August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-10 | Author:Elizabeth Wurtzel [Wurtzel, Elizabeth]

When the movie Quiz Show came out, dramatizing the young congressional attorney Richard Goodwin’s prosecution of the television game show riggings, I was mostly struck by a dark little corner ...
( Category: Women in History August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Anne Edwards

Footnotes * Cecil Beaton (1904-1980), knighted in 1972, gained fame as a photographer of the British Royal Family and of noted personalities. He was a great artist in design and ...
( Category: Women in History August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kelcey Wilson-Lee

XIII Homecoming 1300–1 THE NORTH, WOODSTOCK On her way back to England, Elizabeth stopped off in Brussels to bid farewell to Margaret who, after ten years of marriage and at ...
( Category: Royalty August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cita Stelzer

The historical atmosphere of Syracuse grows perceptibly upon me and my companions here as the days pass. Our hotel rises out of the sinister quarries in which six thousand Athenian ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents August 2,2019 )