Erz hlungen von der Alhambra

Author: Washington Irving
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 9783843016254
Release Date: 2016-04-18
Genre: Fiction

Washington Irving: Erzählungen von der Alhambra Tales of the Alhambra. Erstdruck: 1832. Hier in der Übersetzung von Christian August Fischer, Verlag Johann David Sauerländer, Frankfurt am Main, 1832, als Band 44 bis 47 von »Washington Irving’s sämmtliche Werke«. Vollständige Neuausgabe. Herausgegeben von Karl-Maria Guth. Berlin 2016. Umschlaggestaltung von Thomas Schultz-Overhage unter Verwendung des Bildes: Edwin Lord Weeks, In einem Hof der Alhambra zu Zeiten der Mauren, Ende 19. Jhdt. Gesetzt aus der Minion Pro, 11 pt.

Rhyming Regards

Author: Drew Pyrak
ISBN: 9781312606449
Release Date: 2014-11-12
Genre: Performing Arts

The limerick form is particularly conducive to a concise and powerful toast. This book is a carefully curated collection of the author's works applying that principle to everyday situations and life experiences. It's both a fun read and a useful tool for finding that unique toast for a special person or occasion.


ISBN: UOMDLP:abz4437:0001.001
Release Date: 1877

Singing for Freedom

Author: Scott Gac
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300138369
Release Date: 2008-10-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

divdivIn the two decades prior to the Civil War, the Hutchinson Family Singers of New Hampshire became America’s most popular musical act. Out of a Baptist revival upbringing, John, Asa, Judson, and Abby Hutchinson transformed themselves in the 1840s into national icons, taking up the reform issues of their age and singing out especially for temperance and antislavery reform. This engaging book is the first to tell the full story of the Hutchinsons, how they contributed to the transformation of American culture, and how they originated the marketable American protest song. /DIVdivThrough concerts, writings, sheet music publications, and books of lyrics, the Hutchinson Family Singers established a new space for civic action, a place at the intersection of culture, reform, religion, and politics. The book documents the Hutchinsons’ impact on abolition and other reform projects and offers an original conception of the rising importance of popular culture in antebellum America./DIV/DIV

Powers and Submissions

Author: Sarah Coakley
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470692684
Release Date: 2008-04-15
Genre: Religion

In this book Sarah Coakley confronts a central paradox of theological feminism - what she terms 'the paradox of power and vulnerability'. Confronts a central paradox of theological feminism – what Coakley terms 'paradox of power and vulnerability'. Explores this issue through the perspective of spiritual practice, philosophical enquiry and doctrinal analysis. Draws together an essential collection of Sarah Coakley's work in this field. Offers an original perspective into contemporary feminist theology.

Deafness in Society

Author: Jeffrey E. Nash
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: STANFORD:36105039822056
Release Date: 1981
Genre: Deaf

The Rama Epic

Author: Robert P. Goldman
Publisher: Asian Art Museum
ISBN: 0939117770
Release Date: 2018-09-25
Genre: Art

"Exhibition catalogue for The Rama Epic--recounting the struggle of Prince Rama to defeat a powerful demonic king, rescue his abducted wife and reestablish virtuous order in the world. The epic has been a prime subject for visual and performing arts, literature and religious thought in the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia for many centuries. A huge number of artworks of all kinds relating to the Rama legends have been made over the course of 1500 years in a dozen countries. This book illustrates some of the most important episodes involving the four primary characters: the hero, Rama; the heroine, Rama's wife Sita; the ally, Rama's faithful monkey lieutenant Hanuman; and the foe, the ten-headed demon king Ravana. The catalogue tells the story in a new light using more than 130 artworks, ranging from paintings to puppets to decorative arts to contemporary works to ephemera, inviting readers to find echoes of their own experiences in the stories and dilemmas of each of the characters"--

Experimental Zo logy

Author: Thomas Hunt Morgan
Publisher: Palala Press
ISBN: 1377590941
Release Date: 2018-02-15
Genre: Health & Fitness

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