American History
epub |eng | 2019-12-04 | Author:Andrew Edwards [Edwards, Andrew]

4 The Animal In the mid-morning some black guards unwrapped the chain from the tree and looped it back through the cuffs with a padlock. They stood and walked Grayson ...
( Category: Memoirs October 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 1994-12-01 | Author:Thorne Smith [Smith, Thorne]

June 25th. Neither Saturday nor Sunday was a complete success and for a while Saturday afternoon assumed the proportions of a disaster. After having rested from my climb, I decided ...
( Category: Arts & Literature Biographies October 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-09-03 | Author:Robert M Edsel & Bret Witter [Edsel, Robert M & Witter, Bret]

CHAPTER 27 George Stout with His Maps Verdun, France March 6, 1945 Monuments Man George Stout looked at the battered packages, one stamped “Received in Defective Condition” by the army ...
( Category: Architecture October 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-10 | Author:Jesse Norman

MAINSTREAM ECONOMICS Before we can gauge the true magnitude of Smith’s achievement, however, we need to go deeper into the nature of mainstream economics itself. What exactly is ‘mainstream economics’? ...
( Category: American History October 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-07-30 | Author:Ernesto 'Che' Guevara [Guevara, Ernesto 'Che']

Document Page 90 The collection of taxes, as I have already said, is also a function of the general council. Warehouses are very important. As soon as a place is ...
( Category: Historical Biographies September 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-14 | Author:Dan Cruickshank [Cruickshank, Dan]

Wardour Street (south) This southern part of Wardour Street was, as we have noted, traditionally known as Colman Hedge Lane, then from the late 1670s as Princes Street. To the ...
( Category: Architecture September 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-09-14 | Author:Dori Jones Yang

In April 1985, just as Paul sent out his first queries for jobs in Hong Kong, I returned to the States for yet another BusinessWeek editorial conference. It was time ...
( Category: Memoirs September 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-15 | Author:Kelly Lytle Hernández

A night out at the Downbeat Club in the South Central Avenue district, ca. 1941. (Shades of L.A.: African American Community, Los Angeles Public Library) The NAACP and local black ...
( Category: American History September 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-09-14 | Author:Luke A. Nichter

PART V THE JOHNSON YEARS 14 • Lodge for President In a December 8, 1963, story, New York Times Washington bureau reporter Felix Belair interviewed former President Dwight Eisenhower, who ...
( Category: European History September 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-12 | Author:Bob Kealing [Kealing, Bob]

The article also described how Wise managed to take the business “by the heart instead of the purse strings.” A generous helping of photographs shows Wise in front of the ...
( Category: Historical Biographies September 27,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Unknown

(X1) Distance from the station −494 −0.293 −5.015 0.000 (X3) Integration value 23,414 0.134 2.284 0.024 (X8) Building construction dummy (steel) 1791 0.120 2.108 0.036 The coefficient of determination of ...
( Category: Photography & Video September 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-09-22 | Author:Lynne Cheney [Cheney, Lynne]

* * * At the beginning of 1804, Jefferson was even more optimistic than usual. The Republicans, who overwhelmingly controlled both the House and Senate, had nominated him for a ...
( Category: Historical Biographies September 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-06 | Author:H.L. Mencken [Fecher, Charles]

BALTIMORE, DECEMBER 27, 1942. The Christmas just past was the gloomiest of all the gloomy ones that I can recall. On the Saturday before it, December 19, August and I ...
( Category: Historical Biographies September 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-09-14 | Author:Avigdor Hameiri

Chapter 20 The Living Scarecrow “Damn you to hell, my dear friend, what have you been doing ‘there’ all this time? Seventeen years ago, we were sitting together in Café ...
( Category: American History September 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-14 | Author:Dan Richards [Dan Richards]

I saw crevasses lurking, ghostly stretch marks in the ice; thin shadow fissures like the marbling of clouds: hidden mantraps, unseen pitfalls, gravitational rendition. ‘It will eat you.’ I thought ...
( Category: Memoirs September 26,2020 )