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Magnificent Ambersons, The (version 2)

By: Booth Tarkington

...(The Magnificent Ambersons is a 1918 novel by Booth Tarkington which won the 1919 Pulitzer Prize. It was the second novel in the Growth trilogy, which included The Turmoil (1915) and The Midlander (1923, retitled National Avenue in 1927). In 1942 Orson Welles directed a film version, also titled The Magnificent Ambersons. The novel and trilogy t...

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Manxman, The

By: Hall Caine

... 1931), usually known as Hall Caine, was a British author. He is best known as a novelist and playright of the late Victorian and the Edwardian eras. In his time he was exceedingly popular and at the peak of his success and his novels outsold those of his contemporaries. Many of his novels were also made into films. His novels were primarily romantic in nature, involving t...

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Turmoil, The (Volume 1 of the Growth Trilogy)

By: Booth Tarkington

...The Turmoil is the first novel in the 'Growth' trilogy, which also includes The Magnificent Ambersons (1918) and The Midlander (1923, retitled National Avenue in 1927). In 1942 Orson Welles directed a film version based on volume 2, also titled The Magnifi...

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This Crowded Earth

By: Robert Bloch

...Robert Bloch (1917 – 1994) was a prolific writer in many genres. As a young man he was encouraged by his mentor H. P. Lovecraft, and was a close friend of Stanley G. Weinbaum. Besides hundreds of short stories and novels he wrote a number of television and film scripts incl...

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Coming of Bill, The Version2 or (Their Mutual Child or: The White Hope)

By: P. G. Wodehouse

...y one and all to be miraculous—unique and amazing. However, all good things must end, as they say. Kirk, embarrassed by his inability to support Ruth in the manner in which she is accustomed, heads off to South America to seek his fortune, where he is quickly and thoroughly ruined. However, in the meantime, Ruth and her brother Bailey inherit their father's wealth. Also in...

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The Myth of Ulysses and Secondary Beauty

By: Antonio Mercurio

... from Greek into English of the concept of “glorious concordance”, as found in Calzecchi Onesti’s work, which is an essential theme in the Author’s w... ...cchi Onesti’s work, which is an essential theme in the Author’s work. - In this text, several titles of the author’s books are mentioned. Some are... ...e mentioned. Some are already available English, and their titles are only in English. Some are in the process of being translated, and their titles... ...n (see A.M., “La vita come opera d’arte e la vita come dono spiegata in 41 film” {Life as a Work of Art and Life as a Gift explained in 41 films}, a... ...ver, in an embrace that often becomes fatal. (See the interpretation of the film “The Piano” by Jane Campion, in “The Group Cosmo-Art Laboratories”, ... ... The same goes for daughters, and the movie director Jane Campion, in the film we mentioned earlier, The Piano¸ gives us a splendid example of this ... ...d, these humans expand, for example the Spanish, when they colonized Latin America, the indigenous populaces that before did not know that language ... ...e Spanish language passed from one support – Spain – to another one: South America. Every language is created because it allows us to communicate n...

...This book was developed from a paper I wrote for Russian and Baltic country psychologists. They had come to Italy to the Institute in Ascoli Piceno, which is a member of the Sophia University of Rome, to participate in a seminar on Sophia- Art and Cosmo-Art. The same paper was expanded and presented at the Second Ulyssiads of the Sophia University of Ro...

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Class Heroes: A Class Apart

By: Stephen Henning

... Copyright Class Heroes copyright © 2011 Stephen Henning First published in Great Britain in 2011 by Elucidox Ltd ISBN: 978-1-908785-00-8 T... ...phen Henning to be identified as the Author of the Work has been asserted by him in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. All... ...K copyright law, this publication may only be reproduced, stored or transmitted, in any form, or by any means with prior permission in writing from ... ...y rooftop, with a grandstand view of the suffering and devastation, the girl sat filming the event below using her mobile phone. She smiled as she h... ...e screams, the cries 15 and the pitiful whinnying of the dying. She stopped filming and attached the video file to a message which read: ‘Dadd... ... she tried to gauge what it was that Mrs Randerson aspired to. “You know how the Americans are with their children. They are like you – their childr... ... is to them. My friend who works for Fox keeps saying,” – Jasmin put on her best American accent – “‘Jazz, what the hell are you Brits playing at? W... ...ease stop,” said Sam, trying not to cry. James had made her watch several horror films with him, and each time it had given her nightmares. Now it f... ...ilip wants to be moved to the best room in the hospital, before he gets moved to America where he can be treated properly.” “Philip wants...?” said...

...Teenage twins James and Samantha Blake are caught up in a seemingly random terrorist bombing while on a school trip. Many of their friends are killed. When the twins wake up in hospital, their lives have changed forever.The doctors are amazed at the speed with which James and S...

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Watermelon Credo

By: Wally Amos

...ss"l This book is dedicated to watermelon lovers everywhere Acknowledgments In keeping with our belief that great teamwork makes for the greates... ...t, dedication, team spirit, and enthusiasm contributed enormously to our work. In most successful endeavors, there is the utility person, the volun... ...Glauberman All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, e... ...hank you, Aunt Della!) I was born in Tallahassee, Florida, in the years before Americans began to make good on the promise of racial equality. Igno... ....S. Constitution, Jim Crow laws of the period made it possible for one group of Americans to denigrate and discriminate against another group of Am... ...d these roadside sights in the 1880s, and the early twentieth century Our Gang film comedies carried them forward. In Watermelon Magic: Seeds of ... ... shocked to learn that only 50 years ago it was considered a no-no for African Americans to eat watermelon in public, it may be even more shocking ...

...Due to the success of my Watermelon Credo Post, I created this book. Each letter in the word WATERMELON is a chapter. The W in Watermelon stands for: Whatever you believe creates your reality. And this book is a perfect example.What began as a wall poster is now a book. In his latest and happiest work yet...

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Words to Wright By

By: Robin Bayne

...design Copyright © 2008 Lee Emory Edited by Lee Emory Printed and published in the U.S.A. by MountainView Publishing A division of Treble Heart Books... ...rials contained herein, used by permission, may be reproduced or transmitted in any form by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopyin... ...y any informational storage and retrieval system, without express permission in writing from the publishers. ISBN: 978-1-932695-79-3 “Scripture taken... ...Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved.” “Scripture taken from the NEW AMERICAN STANDARD BIBLE®, Copyright © 1960,1962,1963,1968,1971,1972,1973,... ...pewriter in 1873, the pen-and-ink folks have become understandably nervous. America’s love of pushing buttons (or in this case, keys) has only escala... ...ter coming east from Chicago to attend college at the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, grew 171 attached to the region and never mov... ... Deborah’s first novel, A V ow to Cherish, inspired the W orld Wide Pictures film of the same title. Her newest books are the Clayburn Novels from How...

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Desert Dreams

By: Gracie C. Mckeever

...t was easy for him to believe he had been moved by the sound so many times in the past, warmed to distraction by its promise. By Allah, he would die b... ... But it was nothing to match the tempest raging through his veins, pooling in his chest and bringing the most precious pain. He took a deep breath, he... ...t precious pain. He took a deep breath, held on tight to the ache, reveled in it, storing it for future reference. He wanted to remember this moment, ... .... and Ifreet. Desert Dreams by Gracie C. McKeever 8 CHAPTER 1 Present Day America Mount Vernon, New York Therese turned into her husband's body, buri... ...t had seemed so real! She was relieved to see she only had on her good old American short Tasmanian Devil flannels. She stretched as she got up and he... ...red at one time to ogle the exhibit Therese had wangled compliments of the American Numismatic Society—a collection of coins and medals from around th... ...the handle as if for support. She saw them as clearly as if they were in a film running across her memory. Sahir smiling as she banishes Kane to the e...

...sion ... A centuries old djinni betrayed...A modern career woman and wife bereft...Can this thoroughly mismatched couple find comfort and vindication in each other's arms? More importantly, can Kane and Therese's love survive the ancient vendetta of one unforgiving and powerful demon djinni? Find out that anything is possible when a devout mystical being from the old world...

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Tokyo to Tijuana: Gabriele Departing America

By: Steven David Justin Sills

... Tokyo To Tijuana: Gabriele Departing America By Steven Sills ... ... Book One: Sang Huin "It is probable, then, that if a man should arrive in our city, so clever as to be able to assume any character and imi... ... sacred, admirable, and charming personage, but we shall tell him that in our state there is no one like him, and that our law excludes suc... ... of the virtuous man." Plato (Republic) Chapter One At Toksugum Palace in Chongno of Seoul Sang Huin (known by his friends in the states as Shaw... ...e pitch of a complete sentence, he had made the mistake of "Miguk...Miguk" ("America...America") and the class was in an uproar. He thought of this in... ...world's biggest dummy. Sang Huin gave his typical defense of "Miguk sarem" ("American") which would bring on a confused and critical look--in this cas... ...g what was once pure and cloistered waters. With a temperature, black spots filming over her vision, and the need to vomit on and off for a period of... ... brains but cast themselves as more Disney characters into this metaphysical film within the most salient roles. God that destroyed humanity in the f... ...h him how to become a man. When the movie ended the man said he had a better film in his apartment and they went away together to his furtive domain. ...

...This work is about a Korean American teaching in his homeland, feeling lost in Korean culture and that his own life is an outlier to this conservative society. As he lives there, making his living as an English teacher, he writes of Gabriele, a single ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book VI : Our Psychological Motivations

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

... 0 “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Sea... ...ychological Motivations 1 “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Sea... ...UERING .............................................................................................................................. 45 POWER IN SPO... ...c system in the brain often takes priority over the logical section of the brain. This has an effect on our buying habits, our preferences for films ... ...een released from the study because of strong negative stress reactions like crying and screaming. These reactions were caused by students at Americ... ...‘t be surprised when young Germans tortured and killed for Hitler, when young Chinese and Cambodians killed for Mao or Pol Pot, or even young Americ... ... in the vitamin D producing sun, could add the A and D to their skim milk. They don‘t, but are finally thinking about it—sixty years after the Americ... ... And in spite of the strength with which they are held, both are rooted in non-provable assumptions!‖ -- ―And violence sure sells in films,... ...ke other harassing behavior, is one of the common behaviors of people with inferiority feelings.‖ —―You have to admit that violence in films,...

...Table of Contents IN THE HOTEL 8 LOOKING FOR HAPPINESS 10 WE MUST THINK MORE DEEPLY—AND UNDERSTAND OUR THINKING 20 OUR BASIC ASSUMPTIONS 24 -- THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR VALUES -- 24 SELF-CENTEREDASSUMPTIONS 32 GODBASEDASSUMPTIONS 41 CONCEPTS OF G...

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And Gulliver Returns Book V : My Visit to Singaling

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...0 “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Utopia-- Book 5 Our Visit to Singaling The Pearl of S... ... 1 “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Utopia-- BOOK 5 MY VISIT TO SINGALING by Lemuel Gull... ...arly Monday morning and were surprised to have the Prime Minister meet us in person. —“Mr. Yuen, good morning. I‟m delighted that you took you... ...st its role as the scientific and intellectual leader of the world. As an American I am greatly saddened, but as a citizen of the world and of the co... ...ed that the major medical researching country had had its tires shot out. American researchers and other medical leaders streamed into southeast Asia... ...ligent Barak Obama was not enough to keep all of the intelligentsia. The American depression had sapped its economy of the necessary funds for rese... ...ying to fill 200 television channels with 24/7 programs, open several new films a week, and sell as many recordings as you can-- you have to rely on ... ...have a more peaceful society in the meantime. “We wonder why your film producers insist on producing violent films when the research indicate... ...y don‟t understand that the bad guy usually gets caught at the end of the film. “We are not ready to declare that being ethical is genetically...

...ine and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemuel Gulliver XVI returns from a twenty year odyssey around the solar system, searching for sites where the world's excess people can be re-located. He found none. On his return he vows to search ...

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Hypotheses on Ulysses

By: Antonio Mercurio

... Under the following conditions: Attribution — You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way tha... ...n forces. The Odyssey is the greatest love story that has ever been told in the history of world literature. It is based not on love and death (li... ... from Greek into English of the concept of “glorious concordance”, as found in Calzecchi Onesti’s work, which is an essential theme in the Author’s w... ...Rome, Roma, 2000 21 come opera d’arte e la vita come dono spiegata in 41 film” {Life as a Work of Art and Life as a Gift Explored in 41 Films}, Pu... ...en. Here it is important to read the Cosmo-Artistic interpretation of the film “Swept from the Sea” written by Toto Saporito and published in the b... ... ourselves, others and life (see Novecento, the protagonist in Tornatore’s film “The legend of the pianist on the ocean”, who chooses to blow up wit... ...re to take action drive them. They want to get rich and to enrich Life. America was the hope of the nineteen hundreds. And today? Europe has bec... ...is. When, in October of 1994, a bullet killed the little seven-year-old American Nicholas Green while he was traveling with his family in Italy, ... ... first to assert this, and not long ago, Harold Bloom, one of the greatest American literary critics, said this in his most recently published book ...

...fe of the universe. It tells the tale of a love story that is based on love as a decision and as a project. It is not a tale of love based on falling in love or, worse, on love as passion, which is so greatly celebrated in literature and in the public opinion, but which has never brought happiness to anyone and has, instead, brought great grief and tragedy. It is based on ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book III : A Visit to Kino

By: Bob Oconnor

... 1 . “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Utopia-- Book 3 My Visit to Kino A Modern S... ...odern Sino-Province 2 “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Utopia-- BOOK 3 MY VISIT TO KINO by Lemuel Gull... ............................................................ 17 MEDICAL COSTS IN THE U.S. ................................................................. ...anliness of the city. It was so different from the land I remembered in the America I left behind 20 years ago. And my brief glimpses of California l... ...or strawberries. 9 ―World cotton prices have never been lower but American cotton farmers earn nearly twice as much for their crops because... ...dies. And the subsidies have been increased because of the falling prices. America‘s twenty thousand cotton farmers average $5.000 a day each in subs... ...e late 90s in China the entrepreneurial types often pirated clothes, music, films. They had decided to beat free enterprise at its own game. The gove... ...nd we do not allow actors to smoke on screen for TV or movie programs. Any film that shows a person smoking is not allowed in our country. Film produ... ...her cut or re-do the scenes with tobacco in them. We are a large market for films so we command respect and compliance by the film producers. ...

...ine and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemuel Gulliver XVI returns from a twenty year odyssey around the solar system, searching for sites where the world's excess people can be re-located. He found none. On his return he vows to search ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book I : Touchdown

By: Bob Oconnor

... “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Utopia-- Book One Touch Down Return to Earth “... ... Return to Earth “. . . And Gulliver Returns” 2 --In Search of Utopia— “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search ... ................................................................... 12 A MORE IN DEPTH LOOK AT THE PROBLEMS .............................................. ... Poland or Venezuela but would have been considerably less than the poorest American state, Mississippi, with an average per capita income of $18,00... ...mber that lived on the planet in 1950. I have heard academic projections of America having a billion people in 80 years and India reaching 2 billion... ...and point out a few things. You know, this area was developed by some early film stars as a getaway in the 1920s. Clark Gable and C.B. deMille were ... ...ek and it flows to the ocean south—in that direction.” —“Wasn’t ‘Mash’ filmed around here?” —“Yes. The TV version was filmed about a half mi... ...ersion was filmed about a half mile south, in that direction. The movie was filmed about a mile east of here. Is ‘Mash’ still in re-runs?” —“Oh y... ...ough to go around and give everyone the equivalent income of today’s average American or Brit. The other day I mentioned the wealth of the world when...

...ine and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemuel Gulliver XVI returns from a twenty year odyssey around the solar system, searching for sites where the world's excess people can be re-located. He found none. On his return he vows to search ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book IV : A Look at Our Human Values

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...0 ―. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS‖ --In Search of Utopia— Book 4 A Look at Human Values 1 ... ... Look at Human Values 1 ―. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS‖ --In Search of Utopia-- BOOK 4 A Look at Human Values by Lemuel Gul... ... ISBN 978-0-9823076-3-2 2 TABLE OF CONTENTS IN THE HOTEL ................................................................. ...................................................................... 60 IS AMERICA A CHRISTIAN NATION? .................................................. ...s losing one‘s job. Sex makes us happier, as does enjoying one‘s job. The Americans, who spend much more time working are much higher on the happine... ...ed at home, in your neighborhood or in school is the truth, divine truth. Americans eat with their forks in their right hands, Europeans with the for... ...e or riches. Pornography treats children and women as things, not humans. Films and television champion murder and revenge. Video games commonly teac... ...re or riches. Pornography treats children and women as things, not humans. Films and television champion murder and revenge. Video games commonly tea... ...mise of getting your ‗pie in the sky-- bye and bye.‘ Singing and dancing, films and TV, public friendships, sports and recreational pastimes all crea...

...ine and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemuel Gulliver XVI returns from a twenty year odyssey around the solar system, searching for sites where the world's excess people can be re-located. He found none. On his return he vows to search ...

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La Vera Storia Dei Veneti

By: Rexistensa Veneta

... - info@rexistensa.org 1 L’Autogoverno del Popolo Veneto si attua in forme corrispondenti alle caratteristiche della sua Storia. Art... ...SI ED AUTOGESTIRSI ATTRAVERSO UN PROPRIO STATO SOVRANO CHE LI RAPPRESENTI IN EUROPA E NELLE SEDI INTERNAZIONALI ... ...Non xe fasile condenxare na storia longa e intensa come cuela del nostro popolo in diexe picole pajinete, ghemo fato on sforso enorme parché ghe sari... ...ta. I mejo autori de la nostra storia xe cuei foresti, austriachi, inglexi e americani, che i ghi ne parla ben e in modo obiettivo. La vera storia... ...vano a coprire un orecchio mozzato come pena per il traffico di schiavi in sud- America), come Garibaldi, per eroe dell’unità d’Italia. Tanto eroe da ... ...e Nel dopoguerra, pur con la costante occupazione militare degli Stati Uniti d’America e dell’Italia (esercito, carabinieri, polizia, guardia di fin... ...te per tanti romanzi di avventura e si potrebbero girare centinai di grandiosi film. Ci sono decine di pubblicazioni che ne parlano, basta cercarle....

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And Gulliver Returns Book VII : Book 7 Visit to Indus

By: Bob Oconnor

...0 “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Utopia-- Book7 Our Visit to Indus ... ... - “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Utopia — 1 BOOK 7 OUR VISIT TO INDUS by Le... ...r © 2008 ISBN 978-0-9823076-6-3 Table of Contents Arriving in Indus ..................................................................... ...t isn’t fair. But then as my grand dad said, ‘things are never fair.’ Our American bodies are well fed, some of our minds are well read, we hold the ... ...isn‘t just limited to Bangladesh. China, India, Mexico and parts of South America have the potential problem.(2) Nearly all of these problems have af... ...ople in the world have access to only a total of a gallon of water a day. Americans use three gallons just to flush a toilet. Add in drinking and coo... ..., full employment, and Norman Rockwell—a world without terrorism, X-rated films and lying politicians. ―In Afghanistan allied soldiers gave fo...

...ine and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemuel Gulliver XVI returns from a twenty year odyssey around the solar system, searching for sites where the world's excess people can be re-located. He found none. On his return he vows to search ...

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A Courageous Battle

By: Susan Bracken

...ghts reserved. No part of this print publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electron... ..., is entirely coincidental and not intended by the author. The information in the Appendix of this book is offered on an “as is” basis, without warran... ...his book and for listings on the website (www.susanbracken.ca) Distributed in Canada by: David Edwards, RNU Press, Barrie ON; www.davids-books.com / w... ...erstand the connection between the ac- tions of two demented criminals and Americans in general, but it didn’t occur to her to challenge Roger’s wisdo... ... as a nanny. He’s an aero- nautical engineer, and was poached by the North Americans 47 A COURAGEOUS BATTLE back in the fifties. They moved to Toront... ...ot only have the best store in Toronto, but the best chain in all of North America.” “BBI?” she asked. “Oh I keep forgetting the acronym is not a hous... ...esk clerks about having to wait. Finally they were called. After viewing a film on chemo- therapy and possible side effects, and being warned verbally... ...ld right to die movement; listing events, organizations, and bibliography, filmography, the laws), Norris Lane Press, 2008, 182 pp, PB Jean’s Way, Der...

...Lacey Wilson overcomes neglect in childhood and abuse in her first marriage to achieve fame and riches as a popular author, and finds true love and happiness with wealthy entrepreneur, Jake Edmonds. Then cancer strikes. Lacey is afraid of the pain and indi...

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