Mills atlas

Author: Robert Mills
Publisher: Southern Historical Pr
ISBN: UOM:39015012212083
Release Date: 1980
Genre: Reference

This reprint edition of MILLS' ATLAS has an especially prepared history and introduction to these maps as well as considerable history about Robert Mills, the man and architect, prepared be Mr. Gene Waddell, formerly Director of the South Carolina Historical Society, Charleston. These maps, originally 23 29 in size, have been conveniently reduced in size to 11 17 and folded to fit into an exquisitely gold-stamped simulated leather cover for book shelf or coffee table. The Districts for which maps are included are: Abbeville, Barnwell, Beaufort, Charleston, Chesterfield, Chester, Colleton, Darlington, Edgefield, Fairfield, Greenville, Georgetown, Horry, Kershaw, Lancaster, Laurens, Lexington, Marion, Marlborough, Newberry, Orangeburg, Pendleton, Richland, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union, Williamsburg and York.

Baseball in Louisville

Author: Anne Jewell
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 0738542415
Release Date: 2006
Genre: History

Louisville and baseball share a long and strong bond that also happens to be one rollicking tale. From scandals and superstars, to Louisville Slugger® bats and beyond, Baseball in Louisville explores the ups, downs, eccentricities, and historic elements that define America's great pastime in Louisville. With names like Honus Wagner, Fred Clarke, Earle Combs, Pee Wee Reese, Adam Dunn, and Chris Burke in the line-up, this volume delivers a substantial and entertaining overview of baseball's past and present.

Elephant Man

Author: Bernard Pomerance
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 9780802196019
Release Date: 2007-12-01
Genre: Drama

"The Elephant Man" is based on the life of John Merrick, who lived in London during the latter part of the nineteenth century. A horribly deformed young man, who has been a freak attraction in traveling side shows, is found abandoned and helpless and is admitted for observation to Whitechapel, a prestigious London hospital. Under the care of a famous young doctor, who educates him and introduces him to London society, Merrick changes from a sensational object of pity to the urbane and witty favorite of the aristocracy and literati. But his belief that he can become a man like any other is a dream never to be realized.

High School Journalism

Author: Homer L. Hall
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 1404218319
Release Date: 2008-08-15
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Includes a brief history of American journalism and discusses the duties of a journalist, styles of writing, the parts of a newspaper, newspaper and yearbook design, photography, and careers in journalism.

Cat High

Author: Terry deroy Gruber
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781452148878
Release Date: 2015-03-03
Genre: Games

This hilarious parody yearbook explores the ups and downs of a year in the life of the senior class cats at Paw Paw High School. This active senior class did a lot in their last year of high school: The Glee Club Meowlers recorded their first album, "Songs to Lick Fur To," the drama club performed Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, the Ratters football coach, Fred Ball Whiskers, retired, and Sophie McMeow was voted "Most Chased." Filled with cat class photos, candid shots, and handwritten notes to the yearbook's owner, Nelson "Gill" Fish, Cat High revives the classic parody yearbook in all its black-and-white, feline-filled glory.

High School Journalism

Author: Jim Streisel
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786455020
Release Date: 2007-04-18
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

High school journalists share the same objectives as professional reporters--finding the story, writing the story, and packaging the story so that it appeals to an audience. Understanding how to best accomplish these objectives is key to the student on the newspaper, yearbook or Web site staff, but the fundamental art of storytelling and story presentation are not always at the center of high school journalism classes. Student journalists must first understand that storytelling, at its most basic level, is about people, and that understanding the audience is essential in deciding how to present the story. This handbook for high school journalists and teachers offers practical tips for all elements of school journalism. The author covers the essential components that students must understand: information gathering, writing, standard and alternative coverage and packaging. Students will find valuable information about identifying news, interviewing, research, narrative writing style, editing, visual presentation and layout. The book also covers the legal rights of student journalists, objective vs. opinion writing, staff planning and organization and Web-based journalism. Each chapter includes study guides for practical applications of the concepts discussed.

The Poisoning of an American High School

Author: Joy Horowitz
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101215456
Release Date: 2007-07-19
Genre: Political Science

If it can happen in Beverly Hills, it can happen anywhere The Poisoning of an American High School is a feat of investigative reportage and the product of four years of research by award-winning journalist Joy Horowitz. Making lucid the tangled issues of public health, regulation, and the political power of industry, it tells a riveting tale ripped from newspaper headlines?a cancer cluster affecting graduates of one of America?s most affluent schools, Beverly Hills High. The Poisoning of an American High School presents the behind-the-scenes saga of the 2003 landmark toxic tort suit, in which more than one thousand plaintiffs, with the sensational Erin Brockovich as their champion, claimed their illnesses could be traced to exposure to the oil derricks just yards from school grounds.

The Official Elmore Junior High School Yearbook

Author: Jake Black
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780843180497
Release Date: 2014-05-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Documents a year of Gumball and Darwin's misadventures that celebrate a memorable year at Elmore Junior High.

Super Hero High School Yearbook

Author: Shea Fontana
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9781524701062
Release Date: 2016
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

"Learn all about your favorite heroes' skills and powers, origins and personalities, favorite classes and clubs, super superlatives, and more!"--Back cover.


Author: Kevin F. Kern
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118548325
Release Date: 2013-08-14
Genre: History

Ohio: A History of the Buckeye State explores the breadth of Ohio’s past, tracing the course of history from its earliest geological periods to the present day in an accessible, single-volume format. Features the most up-to-date research on Ohio, drawing on material in the disciplines of history, archaeology, and political science Includes thematic chapters focusing on major social, economic, and political trends Amply illustrated with maps, drawings, and photographs Receipient of the Ohio Geneological Society's Henry Howe Award in 2014

Warriors Don t Cry

Author: Melba Beals
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416948827
Release Date: 2007-07-24
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The author describes the threats and emotional abuse she endured from white student and adults along with her fears of endangering her family as she commited to being one of the first African American students to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957.

Around Little Rock

Author: Steven G. Hanley
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9781439623008
Release Date: 1998-06-01
Genre: Antiques & Collectibles

During the “Golden Age of Postcards,” a craze that swept the nation in the early 1900s, postcard photographers captured images of everyday life in small towns all over the country. In this tradition, its creators unknowingly produced an invaluable archive of historical data that gives us a glimpse of the way life used to be.

Glee The Official William McKinley High School Yearbook

Author: Debra Mostow Zakarin
Publisher: Poppy
ISBN: 9780316202336
Release Date: 2012-07-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Straight from Lima, Ohio, The Official William McKinley High School Yearbook is a full-color, completely up-to-date book that captures all the memories of seniors like Rachel Berry, Kurt Hummel, Finn Hudson and their fellow Gleeks. Featuring tons of glossy photos and exclusive images, the one and only OFFICIAL Glee yearbook will transport you to the halls of William McKinley High School. Just be sure to watch out for slushies!