The Hedonist s Apprentice

Author: Giles Curtis
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1515065227
Release Date: 2015-07-29
Genre:

Travis's life is perfection. He has the looks, the car, the apartment and the women. Lots of women. Debbie says the sex is revelatory, which doesn't help Sheryl. And then there's Colin. Colin's life is bleak and without hope, and his sex life is so inconsequential that it is hard to assign it a proclivity in any direction. All Colin's dreams come true when, thinking he's working for MI6, he shadows Travis's life and goes on a journey of orgiastic debauchery. But things aren't quite as they seem as the noose tightens on Travis's perfect world.

Encyclopedia of Film Noir

Author: Geoff Mayer
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313333068
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Performing Arts

Film noir, its directors, actors, histories, and themes, are presented for the student, scholar, and film fan.

I was Cicero

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ISBN: IND:30000084054885
Release Date: 1973
Genre: World War, 1939-1945


The Bent Lens

Author: Lisa Daniel
Publisher: Alyson Publications
ISBN: UCSC:32106016026319
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Performing Arts

Offers an alphabetical listing of more than 2,600 feature films, documentaries, and short films from over fifty countries, covering gay and lesbian filmmaking from 1914 to the present.

Trouble in July

Author: Erskine Caldwell
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453217078
Release Date: 2011-06-21
Genre: Fiction

A community lynches a wrongly accused man in Caldwell’s scathing indictment of Southern prejudice When word spreads through Julie County that Sonny Clark, a black man, has assaulted Katy Barlow, a white woman, the man’s fate is sealed. With frightening speed, authorities and an outraged mob align to apprehend Clark and condemn him without trial. By the time Barlow confesses that no crime occurred, it is too late. Told from the multiple perspectives of victim and victimizers as well as passive onlookers, Trouble in July depicts in harrowing detail the tragic ignorance of individuals who fail to understand their roles in a hateful miscarriage of justice. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Erskine Caldwell including rare photos and never-before-seen documents courtesy of the Dartmouth College Library.

Twelve Years A Slave Illustrated

Author: Solomon Northup
Publisher:
ISBN: 9782765903192
Release Date: 2014-08-22
Genre: History

Twelve Years a Slave (1853) is a memoir and slave narrative by Solomon Northup, as told to and edited by David Wilson. Northup, a black man who was born free in New York, details his kidnapping in Washington, D.C. and subsequent sale into slavery. After having been kept in bondage for 12 years in Louisiana by various masters, Northup was able to write to friends and family in New York, who were in turn able to secure his release. Northup's account provides extensive details on the slave markets in Washington, D.C. and New Orleans and describes at length cotton and sugar cultivation on major plantations in Louisiana.

The Memory Book

Author: Harry Lorayne
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780307814067
Release Date: 2012-01-18
Genre: Self-Help

Unleash the hidden power of your mind through Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas's simple, fail-safe memory system, and you can become more effective, more imaginative, and more powerful, at work, at school, in sports and play. Discover how easy it is to: file phone numbers, data, figures, and appointments right in your head; learn foreign words and phrases with ease; read with speed--and greater understanding; shine in the classroom--and shorten study hours; dominate social situations, and more. From the Paperback edition.

Keep Calm at Christmas

Author: Ebury Publishing
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448116317
Release Date: 2011-10-06
Genre:

Everyone knows 'tis the season to be jolly; when you can roast chestnuts on an open fire, treetops glisten and sleigh bells ring alongside the sound of small children's laughter. However, if you don't think Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year then reach for Keep Calm at Christmas and let its soothing advice reassure you that Christmas comes but once a year. Keep Calm at Christmas follows Keep Calm for Ladies and Keep Calm for Chaps and offers many merry pearls of wisdom to help you get through the festive season; on everything from relatives to office parties, and gluttony to new year resolutions. An insighftul pocket gift for Christmas. 'What I don't like about office Christmas parties is looking for a job the next day' Phyllis Diller 'About all you can do is dream of a white Christmas, for it seems like it always leaves most of us in the red' Anon 'Once again, we come to the Holiday Season, a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice' Anon 'Next to a circus there ain't nothing that packs up and tears out faster than the Christmas spirit' Kin Hubbard 'New Year's Day... now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual' Mark Twain

Study of Child Life

Author: Marion Foster Washburne
Publisher: Palala Press
ISBN: 137750963X
Release Date: 2018-02-15
Genre: Education

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Red Somehow

Author: MR Joseph Musso
Publisher: Goldfish Press
ISBN: 0971160198
Release Date: 2015-04-29
Genre:

Lucid experimental writing by a superbly talented new writer.

Risen Indeed

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ISBN: 5550055600
Release Date: 2001-01-31
Genre:

An eloquent, thoughtful text is interwoven with and set to equally passionate music in this exploration of the most important week in the Christian calendar-Holy Week and Easter. As the "hosannas fade in crucify", we are led to wonder what we might have done, what we might have said, had we been there. What would our reaction have been to the shadow of the cross or the shock of the empty tomb? It is good to wonder, but it is better to know that because of the events of Holy Week, life eternal is the promise. For that, Christ paid the ultimate price, so that on Easter Sunday, all Christians can respond to the traditional Easter greeting, "The Lord Is Risen", with the affirmative response, "He is Risen Indeed!" From the quiet moments of introspection at the Lord's table to the terrible agony of the cross, and culminating with the joyous resurrection, this cantata is a moderately easy, yet completely satisfying and inspirational implement for worship. Indeed, He Is Risen!

Thirty Years of Sausage Fifty Years of Ham

Author: Jimmy Dean
Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group
ISBN: 042521026X
Release Date: 2006-05
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

A memoir from the country singer and entrepreneur covers his life, from his childhood in West Texas, through success as a country and western entertainer, to fulfillment as a sausage superstar. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.