Orlando: A Biography (Harvest Book, Hb 266)

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Unlike a profile or curriculum vitae ( résumé ), a biography presents a subject's life story, highlighting various aspects of his or her life, including intimate details of experience, and may include an analysis of the subject's personality. Nor were the ship owners without allies; they counted on the federal government and the international president of the ILA for help against the longshoremen. He died on August 2, 1922, at Baddeck, where a museum containing many of his original inventions is maintained by the Canadian government.

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De Profundis [with Biographical Introduction]

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Anonymous, he announced his homosexuality at a time when a medical license could be revoked on that basis. Another advantage: because children would necessarily have different skill levels in the same classroom, and might be nearly two years apart in age, a big difference for six- and almost eight-year-olds, the teachers would work with us in small groups, and sometimes one-on-one. After a December 1973 session that produced 18 songs, enough for almost two albums, he did not enter the studio in 1974.

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Cecilia. or Memoirs of An Heiress: Volume III of III

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The owners smiled to themselves, knowing that nothing demoralized workers so successfully as postponement and indecision. Sanger lectured at the institution, and was active in the movement. The usual elementary course in Euclidean geometry is based on "Book I." "Book V" is one of the finest works in Greek mathematics, a masterful description of the theory of proportions (the relation of one part to another part or the sum of all parts) originally discovered by Eudoxus. "Book VI" applies the statements of "Book V" to the figures of plane geometry (the study of flat surfaces and the relationships of figures lying within the surfaces).

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The Queen's Lover: A Novel

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He followed a sailor's life for fifteen years, visiting most of the great seaports of the world. He designed the first hydroelectric powerplant in Niagara Falls in 1895, which was the final victory of alternating current. He married Eliza Wheat, born in Franklin, a daughter of Captain William Wheat, who came from Marlboro, Conn. In March of 1964, John and Tom took some Blue Velvet's original instrumentals to Fantasy, hoping to sell the tunes to Guaraldi.

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Tea and Frankenstein: Mary Shelley and the Prometheans

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Branch Mint, and in 1866 published a volume entitled "Outcroppings of California Verse," which gave much offense, especially to those whose effusions were not included within its covers. He also contributed poems, plays, and short stories to a number of popular magazines: the Pocket Magazine, the Edinburgh Magazine, the New Monthly Magazine, the European Magazine, and the London Magazine. They could understand, though they did not approve, his rise to leadership in the 1934 maritime strike.

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South: The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition (1914-1917)

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Emotionally drained and seeking new challenges, just one day before the start of training camp, Jordan stunned the basketball world by announcing his retirement. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE GIVEN BY THE COMPANY OR AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF THE COMPANY SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY OR OTHERWISE CONSTITUTE A REPRESENTATION BINDING UPON THE COMPANY. The MARAD History Program is responsible for historical documentation and for the preservation and interpretation of its heritage assets to promote an understanding and appreciation of America's merchant marine and maritime past.

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The Mutiny on Board H.M.S. Bounty

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In war, events of importance are the result of trivial causes. The elated king took his wife to the medieval palace at Eltham; there, they sent for the princess Elizabeth. Military promotion also followed, but Napoleon became opposed to Paoli and when civil war erupted in 1793 the Buonapartes fled to France, where they adopted the French version of their name: Bonaparte. FHWA also conducts research and provides technical assistance to state and local agencies in an effort to improve safety, mobility, and livability, and to encourage innovation.

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All Dressed Up and Nowhere to Go

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Then Grace met Ervin Silliman Goddard and married him. On October 18 1981 the Communist Party's Central Committee accepted the resignation of the ineffectual Kania and elevated General Jaruzelski to the party leadership, the real source of power in the country. That the aim of the strike was revolutionary seemed to them ludicrous: the aim was to establish the rights of thousands of men to strike, to picket, to control their own organization, to protect their unions, to raise wages and improve working conditions.

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Helen Of Troy

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Chanakya is touted as the "Pioneer Economist of India". Harte, Bret at ENCYCLOP�DIA BRITANNICA Note that most sources say he was born in 1936. He performed a similar duty for the House Committee on Science and Technology, 1959-1962. He experimented with highly theatrical live shows and narrated “Peter and the Wolf” with the Philadelphia Orchestra—the first of his many children’s projects. An authorized biography is written with the permission, cooperation, and at times, participation of a subject or a subject's heirs.

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Nowhere in Africa: An Autobiographical Novel

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But though they were now husband and wife, few recognized the fact. Gandhi later recorded the early years of his life in his extraordinary autobiography, The Story of My Experimentswith Truth. He continued on the docks: on two occasions he was injured in accidents caused by the terrific speedup. Thus, at his invitation, delegates from men's clubs met in Chicago to lay the groundwork for such an organization and on June 7, 1917, Lions Clubs International was born. Followed by a conversatiion with author Barry Sanders.

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