State & Local
epub |eng | 2006-06-07 | Author:Douglas Brinkley [Douglas Brinkley]

VIII The Baton Rouge Advocate, which considered itself the state’s newspaper, felt an obligation to cover every stricken community in its pages. One especially harrowing story, written by Sandy Davis, ...
( Category: State & Local June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2009-07-30 | Author:Timothy R. Pauketat [Pauketat, Timothy R.]

The Cherokee twins, also called Thunderers, kill their Corn Mother, as did the twins of the Natchez, as well as those of a host of Mesoamerican peoples. Most famously, the ...
( Category: State & Local June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-01 | Author:Elizondo Griest, Stephanie;

Notes 1. With more than 16,000 members, New York has the fastest growing Amish population in the nation. In the North Country, many belong to the ultraconservative Swartzentruber community, which ...
( Category: Travel June 2,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michel Arnaud

( Category: Photo Essays May 25,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-14 | Author:Alexandra Zapruder

The dramatic high point of the conference was the showing of a “bootleg” copy of what is known as “the Zapruder film.” This is an amateur movie made by Abraham ...
( Category: State & Local May 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-04-09 | Author:Laura Pedersen

Ridin’ on the Thruway As riots and deteriorating conditions in the city sent people fleeing to the suburbs, we became entranced by lawns and briquettes and also slaves to the ...
( Category: State & Local May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-23 | Author:Laura Pedersen

Seventeen Everyone Was Groovy…Stardate 1965 In the seventies, both of my parents enjoyed a certain amount of popular music. Dad liked Simon and Garfunkel, Gordon Lightfoot, and Harry Chapin. My ...
( Category: State & Local May 21,2017 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2017-04-17 | Author:Justin Davidson

The Depression that battered the wealthiest neighborhoods pushed marginal ones into utter bleakness, and the largely industrial stretch of Chelsea between Sixth Avenue and the waterfront was among the deadest ...
( Category: State & Local May 19,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-18 | Author:Randi Minetor [Minetor, Randi]

Chapter 6 Sudden Darkness: The Zion–Mt. Carmel Tunnel The Arizona Republic waxed eloquent on July 6, 1930, two days after the formal dedication of an engineering marvel in the heart ...
( Category: Travel May 19,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-16 | Author:Safiya Bukhari [Bukhari, Safiya]

What Is the Problem? The list of political prisoners is long and their sentences are even longer. The government of these United States would have you believe that these people ...
( Category: African-American Studies May 5,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-03 | Author:Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi

On July 14, the jailhouse matrons roused Sabella from her cot. Sabella was due to appear in court in front of Judge David for her formal sentencing. She was panicked ...
( Category: State & Local May 4,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-02-17 | Author:Duff McDonald

The case method teaches students to think on their feet and to argue with conviction, even if they don’t entirely know what they’re talking about. That’s what management consultants do, ...
( Category: History April 27,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Amy Goldstein

Days later, Janesville’s fortunes get a fresh dent. Yet again, it comes from Detroit. That Friday night, General Motors and the United Auto Workers reach a tentative agreement on a ...
( Category: State & Local April 25,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-12-31 | Author:Hischak, Thomas S.; [Hischak, Thomas S.]

The Human Comedy [28 December 1983, Public Theatre/Anspacher Theatre, 79 performances; Royale Theatre, 13 performances] a musical play by William Dumaresq based on William Saroyan’s novel. Score: Galt MacDermot (music), ...
( Category: Broadway & Musicals April 25,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Clint Richmond

During the early days of the investigation, Sheriff Fox was led to believe that Frome was little more than a glorified salesman, albeit for one of America’s largest explosives manufacturing ...
( Category: State & Local April 5,2017 )