A Long Day At The End Of The World

Author: Brent Hendricks
Publisher: FSG Originals
ISBN: 0374708851
Size: 55.62 MB
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In A Long Day at the End of the World, he reveals his very complicated relationship with the South as he tries to reconcile his love-hate feelings for the culture with his own personal and familial history there, and his fascination with ...

Goth

Author: Lauren M. E. Goodlad
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822389703
Size: 74.71 MB
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In another example, the pseudonymous poet ''ephemerae'' reworks the famous
Australian bush song ''Nine Miles from Gundagai,'' each verse ending with the
refrain, ''And the goths sat on the Town Hall steps / 'Neath cloudy Sydney skies. ...
Nick Cave whose first novel,And the Ass Saw the Angel(1989), is a
Faulkneresque work set in the American deep South, laboring under the heavy
influence of the book of Revelation in its presentation of a story about aberrance
and persecution.

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Author: Zora Neale Hurston
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252017780
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When Janie Starks returns home, the small Black community buzzes with gossip about the outcome of her affair with a younger man

Daniel The Revelation

Author: Uriah 1832-1903 Smith
Publisher: Wentworth Press
ISBN: 9781361692936
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

The Blood Of Emmett Till

Author: Timothy B. Tyson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476714843
Size: 12.91 MB
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Part detective story, part political history, Timothy Tyson's The Blood of Emmett Till revises the history of the Till case, not only changing the specifics that we thought we knew, but showing how the murder ignited the modern civil rights ...

The Silence And The Roar

Author: Nihad Sirees
Publisher: Pushkin Press
ISBN: 9781908968296
Size: 28.51 MB
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With The Silence and the Roar, Nihad Sirees writes a powerful, life-affirming and Kafkaesque novel about a censored writer trying to live a normal life under a Middle Eastern dictatorship, Syria.

Late Victorian Holocausts

Author: Mike Davis
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9781859847398
Size: 64.19 MB
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Shows how the droughts affecting northern Africa, China, and India in the 1870s and 1890s are consistant with El Nino effects, and discusses the economic, racial, and political forces that allowed 50 million people to starve.

The Churchman

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The venerable creeds, the deep philosophies were empty and artificial, and
untrue to human nature, to its wants, its need, its cry, its foundation convictions.
Upon that basis, with absolute certainty, ... There are obstacles to Christianity,
and have been from the day of Christ's Ascension, when He issued His parting
command: “G0 ye into all the world and preach the Gospel to every creature"—“
Lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world." Obstacles are presented
by dinerent ...

Real Frank Zappa Book

Author: Frank Zappa
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671705725
Size: 17.61 MB
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Recounts the life and career of the inventive and controversial rock musician, and includes information on his philosophies on art, his opinions on the music industry, and his thoughts on raising children.

The Index

Author: Francis Ellingwood Abbot
Publisher:
ISBN:
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S. S. WALLIHAN South Water, Colorado. ... The optical apparatus necessary for
measuring the relative magnitudes of the stars of history is still imperfect; the laws
of spiritual astronomy are still poorly understood ; the astronomers themselves
are unfitted for the task of scientific ... Believing, as I do, that the Christian world is
entering upon a tremendous religions revolution, the forces of which have been
slowly and silently preparing for five centuries, I see in such a comparison great ...