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Music Copyright by LandMark Publications Price verified 2 hours ago

THIS CASEBOOK contains a selection of U. S. Court of Appeals decisions that analyze and discuss issues surrounding copyright in musical works. * * * In order to prove copyright infringement, a plaintiff must show "(1) that he owns a valid copyright in his [work], and (2) that [the defendants] copied protected aspects of the [work's] expression." See Rentmeester v. Nike, Inc., 883 F.3d 1111, 1116-17 (9th Cir. 2018) (citing Feist Publ'ns, Inc. v. Rural Telephone Serv. Co., Inc., 499 U.S. 340, 345, 111 S.Ct. 1282, 113 L.Ed.2d 358 ...

Genre: Law [f] [x] / Length: 532 Pages (1,043 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Dark Psychology: 7 in 1: The Art of Persuasion, How to influence people, Hypnosis Techniques, NLP secrets, Analyze Body language, Gaslighting, ... by Katerina Griffith 4.3 Stars (42 Reviews)    Price verified 5 hours ago

Do you want to know the techniques of Dark Psychology? Do you want to learn how to influence others and bend them to your will? Do you think someone is using manipulation methods to manage your actions? Does the idea of mind control fascinate you? If this is the case, this is the book for you. This Book includes: 7 Manuscripts 1?? DARK PSYCHOLOGY AND MANIPULATION (v.1) 2?? DARK PSYCHOLOGY AND MANIPULATION (v.2) 3?? HOW TO INFLUENCE PEOPLE 4?? EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE 2.0 5?? GASLIGHTING 6?? MASTER YOUR EMOTIONS ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [f] [x] / Length: 679 Pages (4,417 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Remarks by Bill Nye (Good Press) 2.6 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 6 hours ago

"Remarks" by Bill Nye. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

Genre: Humor & Entertainment [f] [x] / Length: 615 Pages (16,118 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

THE COLLECTED NOVELS OF GUY DE MAUPASSANT: Bel-Ami, A Life, Pierre and Jean, Strong as Death, Mont Oriol & Notre Coeur by Guy de Maupassant (Musaicum Books) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 6 hours ago

Bel Ami (The History of a Scoundrel): The story chronicles journalist Georges Duroy's corrupt rise to power from a poor ex-NCO to one of the most successful men in Paris, most of which he achieves by manipulating a series of powerful, intelligent, and wealthy mistresses. The novel is set in Paris in the upper-middle class environment of the leading journalists of the newspaper La Vie Française and their friends. Pierre et Jean is a naturalist or psycho-realist story, notably so by the subjects on which it treats, including ...

Genre: Humor & Entertainment [f] [x] / Length: 646 Pages (2,138 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

THE IRISH GUARDS: The First & the Second Battalion in the Great War (Complete Edition) by Rudyard Kipling (Musaicum Books) Price verified 8 hours ago

This carefully edited collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Excerpt: "These volumes try to give soberly and with what truth is possible, the experiences of both battalions of the Irish Guards from 1914 to 1918. The point of view is the battalions', and the facts mainly follow the Regimental Diaries, supplemented by the few private letters and documents which such a war made possible, and by some tales that have gathered round men and their ...

Genre: History [f] [x] / Length: 686 Pages (1,384 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Innovations in Quantitative Risk Management: TU München, September 2013 (Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics Book 99) by Kathrin Glau (Springer) 4.5 Stars (9 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

Quantitative models are omnipresent -but often controversially discussed- in todays risk management practice. New regulations, innovative ?nancial products, and advances in valuation techniques provide a continuous ?ow of challenging problems for ?nancial engineers and risk managers alike. Designing a sound stochastic model requires ?nding a careful balance between parsimonious model assumptions, mathematical viability, and interpretability of the output. Moreover, data requirements and the end-user training are to be considered as ...

Genre: Business & Money [f] [x] / Length: 449 Pages (20,712 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Unauthorized Access: The Crisis in Online Privacy and Security by Richard Warner (CRC Press) 4.4 Stars (11 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

Going beyond current books on privacy and security, this book proposes specific solutions to public policy issues pertaining to online privacy and security. Requiring no technical or legal expertise, it provides a practical framework to address ethical and legal issues. The authors explore the well-established connection between social norms, privacy, security, and technological structure. They also discuss how rapid technological developments have created novel situations that lack relevant norms and present ways to develop these ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [f] [x] / Length: 389 Pages (9,855 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Python: This Book Includes: Learn Python Programming for Beginners, Python Crash Course and Python for Data Analysis. Create Your Business Projects ... by Jason Scratch 4.4 Stars (20 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

Do want to learn Python Machine Learning and start implementing models?Are you looking to learn Data Science and how to leverage Python for it? In this book you can learn all about Python machine learning, data science, data analysis, and programming. Once you get the hang of the basics, this crash course will help you use all this knowledge for practical tasks and start programming in seven days! This is a complete Python guide with 3 Manuscripts in 1 book: 1.Learn Python Programming 2.Python Crash Course 3.Python for Data ...

Genre: Computers & Technology [f] [x] / Length: 317 Pages (3,288 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Keep It Moving?: Conserving Kinetic Art (Symposium Proceedings) by Rachel Rivenc (Getty Conservation Institute) 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 10 hours ago

Kinetic art not only includes movement but often depends on it to produce an intended effect and therefore fully realize its nature as art. It can take a multiplicity of forms and include a wide range of motion, from motorized and electrically driven movement to motion as the result of wind, light, or other sources of energy. Kinetic art emerged throughout the twentieth century and had its major developments in the 1950s and 1960s. Professionals responsible for conserving contemporary art are in the midst of rethinking the ...

Genre: Arts & Photography [f] [x] / Length: 482 Pages (23,221 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Dramas of Victor Hugo: Mary Tudor, Marion de Lorme, Esmeralda by Victor Hugo (Good Press) 3.4 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

"The Dramas of Victor Hugo: Mary Tudor, Marion de Lorme, Esmeralda" by Victor Hugo. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to ...

Genre: Arts & Photography [f] [x] / Length: 374 Pages (1,937 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Nature-Based Solutions to Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Areas: Linkages between Science, Policy and Practice (Theory and Practice of Urban ... by Nadja Kabisch (Springer) 4.5 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified 11 hours ago

This open access book brings together research findings and experiences from science, policy and practice to highlight and debate the importance of nature-based solutions to climate change adaptation in urban areas. Emphasis is given to the potential of nature-based approaches to create multiple-benefits for society. The expert contributions present recommendations for creating synergies between ongoing policy processes, scientific programmes and practical implementation of climate change and nature conservation measures in global ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [f] [x] / Length: 358 Pages (4,389 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Knowledge Solutions: Tools, Methods, and Approaches to Drive Organizational Performance by Olivier Serrat (Springer) 4.4 Stars (16 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

This book is open access under a CC BY-NC 3.0 IGO license. This book comprehensively covers topics in knowledge management and competence in strategy development, management techniques, collaboration mechanisms, knowledge sharing and learning, as well as knowledge capture and storage. Presented in accessible "chunks," it includes more than 120 topics that are essential to high-performance organizations. The extensive use of quotes by respected experts juxtaposed with relevant research to counterpoint or lend weight to key concepts; ...

Genre: Business & Money [f] [x] / Length: 1,503 Pages (20,967 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Global Business Strategy: Multinational Corporations Venturing into Emerging Markets (Springer Texts in Business and Economics) by Kazuyuki Motohashi (Springer) 4.3 Stars (24 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

This book presents theories and case studies for corporations in developed nations, including Japan, for designing strategies to maximize opportunities and minimize threats in business expansion into developing nations. The case studies featured here focus on Asia, including China and India, and use examples of Japanese manufacturers. Five case studies are provided, including Hitachi Construction Machinery and Shiseido in China and Maruti Suzuki in India. These cases facilitate the reader's understanding of the business environments ...

Genre: Business & Money [f] [x] / Length: 378 Pages (5,506 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Materiality, Techniques and Society in Pottery Production: The Technological Study of Archaeological Ceramics through Paste Analysis by Daniel Albero Santacreu (De Gruyter Open) 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 10 hours ago

Daniel Albero Santacreu presents a wide overview of certain aspects of the pottery analysis that can be obtained through archaeometric approaches along with the theoretical concepts and a deep contextual analysis. The book provides an adequate framework for understanding the way pottery production is organised and clarifies the meaning and role of the pottery in archaeological and traditional societies.

Genre: History [f] [x] / Length: 337 Pages (4,450 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Freshwater Governance for the 21st Century (Global Issues in Water Policy Book 6) by Eiman Karar (Springer) 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 10 hours ago

The objective of this book is to broadly illustrate the key aspects of water governance, mapping the spectrum of decision-making from techno-centric and eco-centric approaches, to hybrid concepts and people-centric approaches. Topics covered include the challenges for water-governance models, the polycentric model, the integration challenge, water in the decision-making hierarchy, and the rise of water-sensitive design, while also taking into account interdependencies between stakeholders, as well as the issue of scale. The book's ...

Genre: Law [f] [x] / Length: 402 Pages (4,364 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Fruits And Vegetables Drawing For Kids: The Step By Step, Easy Guide For Beginners & Kids To Drawing 66 Cute Fruits And Vegetables Using Basic Shapes ... by Mary Green 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 10 hours ago

Fruits And Vegetables Drawing For Kids: The Step By Step, Easy Guide For Beginners & Kids To Drawing 66 Cute Fruits And Vegetables Using Basic Shapes And Lines. • Have you ever wished you could draw? • Would you love to be able to draw AMAZING Fruits and Vegetables you never thought possible? You are the right place! With this book, you'll learn to draw 36 stunning Fruits and Vegetables by following our easy step by step guide. Why this guide is so original: Because it is based 100% on practice! Pick up and Learn to draw ...

Genre: Arts & Photography [f] [x] / Length: 380 Pages (43,218 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Technological and Economic Future of Nuclear Power (Energiepolitik und Klimaschutz. Energy Policy and Climate Protection) by Reinhard Haas (Springer VS) 3.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

This open access book discusses the eroding economics of nuclear power for electricity generation as well as technical, legal, and political acceptance issues. The use of nuclear power for electricity generation is still a heavily disputed issue. Aside from technical risks, safety issues, and the unsolved problem of nuclear waste disposal, the economic performance is currently a major barrier. In recent years, the costs have skyrocketed especially in the European countries and North America. At the same time, the costs of ...

Genre: Business & Money [f] [x] / Length: 394 Pages (12,757 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

MARE-WINT: New Materials and Reliability in Offshore Wind Turbine Technology by Wiesław Ostachowicz (Springer) 4.8 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

This book provides a holistic, interdisciplinary overview of offshore wind energy, and is a must-read for advanced researchers. Topics, from the design and analysis of future turbines, to the decommissioning of wind farms, are covered. The scope of the work ranges from analytical, numerical and experimental advancements in structural and fluid mechanics, to novel developments in risk, safety & reliability engineering for offshore wind.The core objective of the current work is to make offshore wind energy more competitive, by ...

Genre: Law [f] [x] / Length: 432 Pages (10,025 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Superstition and Force: Essays on the Wager of Law, the Wager of Battle, the Ordeal, Torture by Henry Charles Lea (Good Press) 1.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

"Superstition and Force" by Henry Charles Lea. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

Genre: Law [f] [x] / Length: 792 Pages (2,574 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc by Mark Twain (E-BOOKARAMA) 5.0 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

The Sieur Louis de Conte, a fictional character invented by Mark Twain, tells the story of Joan of Arc, Louis' childhood friend and an actual figure in history, who fights for French independence from the English in the 15th century. Louis accompanies Joan as her secretary through the battles and witnesses her trial and execution at the hands of the English. Said to be one of his favourite works, an also one of his bests, "Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc" is Twain's ambitious fictional account of her life.

Genre: History [f] [x] / Length: 500 Pages (1,204 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

JOB INTERVIEW: THIS BOOK INCLUDES: Guide to a Winning Interview, How to Answer Questions, Preparation, Questions and Answers by JIM HUNTING 4.8 Stars (12 Reviews)    Price verified 11 hours ago

Wondering how to excel at your next interview? Looking for a way to properly answer all interview questions? Want to make a great impression in a job interview? Everyone gets the jitters before an interview, but there is a fine difference between those who excel at their job interviews and those who don't. Much of it can be laid at the feet of being calm, confident, and creative. However, it doesn't come naturally to everybody. In order to be successful at your next interview, you need to develop a certain frame of mind. Much of ...

Genre: Business & Money [f] [x] / Length: 413 Pages (4,229 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Jewish Wars - A Paraphrase: Or the History of the Destruction of Jerusalem by Flavius Josephus (Living Stone Books) 4.6 Stars (31 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Jerusalem is a city of ages-old conflict, and few conflicts have been more historically disastrous than when the Roman armies destroyed the holy city and its Jewish Temple in 70 AD. Flavius Josephus, the captured Jewish general, witnessed the massacre. Now, after languishing for many years in antiquated language, Josephus's 1,900-year-old classic, The Jewish Wars, comes alive in today's English. In sweeping panoramic style, Josephus tells the gripping story of the Roman subjugation of Judea in the days before Christ. Puppet kings ...

Genre: History [f] [x] / Length: 458 Pages (2,400 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The ADHD Workbook: Skills, Techniques, and Exercises to Manage Time, Emotions, Depressions and Hyperactivity with CBT Worksheets (Self-Mind-Control ... by Beatrice W. Hanlon PhD 4.7 Stars (33 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

If you have one of those ADHD Adult symptoms, this made-easy workbook will let you feel better with natural remedies after only 7 days (it works 100%): • Impulsiveness • Disorganization and problems prioritizing • Poor time management skills • Problems focusing on a task • Trouble multitasking • Excessive activity or restlessness • Poor planning • Low frustration tolerance • Frequent mood swings • Problems following through and completing tasks • Hot temper • Trouble coping with stress Improve ...

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting [f] [x] / Length: 319 Pages (2,101 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Focus Project: The Not So Simple Art of Doing Less by Erik Qualman 4.9 Stars (68 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Learn the not so simple art of doing less. Whether you're a programmer, a mom, an executive, a school teacher, or an entrepreneur... THIS BOOK IS FOR YOU IF... 1. You feel stretched too thin by trying to do too much. 2. There's no time for relaxation or deep thinking. 3. You're completing thousands of tasks without achieving your goals. Welcome to The Focus Project, a book designed to provide answers and solutions to the challenge of focusing in an unfocused world. Combining street science and institutional research alongside his ...

Genre: Business & Money [f] [x] / Length: 385 Pages (6,460 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Poet Of The Wrong Generation by Lonnie Ostrow (Harmony River Press) 4.6 Stars (157 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

"It's not that I don't love you, and my tears are yet to dry. But you can't go back and forth forever and we've already said goodbye." Through these words, a young poet unearths his musical soul while severing ties with the woman he loves after her stunning betrayal. Unknowingly, in writing this ballad of liberation, he will soon evolve as one of the fastest rising stars on the pop music landscape. The year is 1991; the place, New York City. Here we meet Johnny Elias, a college student from Brooklyn with boundless adoration for two ...

Genre: Arts & Photography [f] [x] / Length: 455 Pages (2,709 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Easy Food: Simple, Healthy, & Quick Recipes by Gwyneth Snow 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Over the years, I gathered several recipes that fit my minimalist mindset, my time, and my goals. The recipes I collected were helpful, but not in the format that were easiest to follow. I wrote Easy Food: Simple, Healthy, & Quick Recipes in a style and format that I would find most useful. My hope is that you will too! Here's how this book is written: ?Most of the recipes I've included have five main ingredients or less. ?Each recipe has two parts. The first part lists the key ingredients you'll need along with the condiments, ...

Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine [f] [x] / Length: 347 Pages (2,356 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Intuition Routine: Every moment in suffering is a pointer to your intuition. To call yourself back into reality, into 'yourcellf' by Patrick Christopher Ehler (Patrick C. Ehler) 4.7 Stars (13 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

We can learn to utilize our inner guide the intuition to integrate a life in joy. It is the deep dimension of communicating with the individual cellular needs. It is learning to integrate what wisdom our emotions and experiences behold. This book integrates science and wisdom and combines both for a deeper understanding of the power that intuition has to offer. There is something beyond what we think is reality, something hidden beyond what we think the apparent world is. It is about practicing to unpractice what we are sure of is ...

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting [f] [x] / Length: 442 Pages (705 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Unscripted by Jayne Denker 3.8 Stars (24 Reviews)    Price verified 11 hours ago

There's always a sort of symmetry to the universe, something that Faith Sinclair, UNCOMPROMISING, take-no-prisoners executive producer of the hit TV show Modern Women, found out the hard way one day when, in a fit of pique, she grabbed her meddling boss by the... you know (just to make a point, you understand), and the next thing she knew, she was out on her... you know. But Faith refuses to give up just yet. Without her at the helm, Modern Women's ratings hit the skids, which is UNACCEPTABLE. Faith decides to do the UNTHINKABLE: ...

Genre: Humor & Entertainment [f] [x] / Length: 338 Pages (1,711 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Letters of William Cullen Bryant: Volume I, 1809–1836 by William Cullen Bryant (Fordham University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 10 hours ago

This is the only collection ever made of Bryant's letters, two-thirds of which have never before been printed. Their publication was foreseen by the late Allan Nevin as "one of the most important and stimulating enterprises contributory to the enrichment of the nation's cultural and political life that is now within range of individual and group effort. William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878) was America's earliest national poet. His immediate followers -- Longfellow, Poe, and Whitman -- unquestionably began their distinguished careers in ...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs [f] [x] / Length: 770 Pages (17,139 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Letters of William Cullen Bryant: Volume II, 1836–1849 by William Cullen Bryant (Fordham University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 10 hours ago

The second volume of William Cullen Bryant's letters opens in 1836 as he has just returned to New York from an extended visit to Europe to resume charge of the New York Evening Post, brought near to failure during his absence by his partner William Leggett's mismanagement. At the period's close, Bryant has found in John Bigelow an able editorial associate and astute partner, with whose help he has brought the paper close to its greatest financial prosperity and to national political and cultural influence. Bryant's letters lf the ...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs [f] [x] / Length: 860 Pages (15,892 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Once More Without Feeling by Brandon Elsasser (storylab) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 14 hours ago

In his debut book that is part memoir and part timeless love story, Brandon Elsasser tells the sordid story of a millionaire willing to burn down his whole world for a chance at true love. Journey with Brandon as his deft and capable mind and his carefully constructed world are upended by a fiery love that rearranges his picket-fence life. The financial trader's candid tale of love, loss, and what comes of trading one life for another is at times heartbreaking, at other time's inspiring, but always a simple telling of honest and ...

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting [f] [x] / Length: 314 Pages (44,012 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Letters of William Cullen Bryant: Volume IV, 1858–1864 by William Cullen Bryant (Fordham University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 10 hours ago

The years just before and during the Civil War marked the high point of Bryant's influence on public affairs, which had grown steadily since the Evening Post had upheld the democratic Jacksonian revolution of the 1830s. A founder of the Free Soil Party in 1848 and the Republican Party in 1856, Bryant was lauded in 1857 by Virginia anti-slavery leader John Curtis Underwood, who wrote to Eli Thayer, "What a glory it would be to our country if it could elect this man to the Presidency-the country not he would be honored & elevated by ...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs [f] [x] / Length: 679 Pages (18,135 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Travels Through Aqua, Green, and Blue: A Memoir by Mary Gregory (Urban Honesty Press) 5.0 Stars (23 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

"A gut-wrenching and inspiring story that is very often beautiful." - Stan Wlodkowski, Executive Producer of Eat, Pray, Love and Co-Producer of American Beauty. Some seemingly preordained lives end up elsewhere entirely when a person manages to break the mold. Mary's mold was broken from the outside. When the unthinkable happened in her traditional southern family, Mary's quiet childhood was transformed into a journey of discovery amidst the world around her and of all the potential that lay within her. Soon after her father, a ...

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting [f] [x] / Length: 440 Pages (1,994 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Letters of William Cullen Bryant: Volume VI, 1872–1878 by William Cullen Bryant (Fordham University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 11 hours ago

In January 1872, Bryant traveled to Mexico City, where he was greeted warmly by President Benito Juarez; on this and other occasions he was feted for the Evening Post's sturdy condemnation in 1863 of the abortive invasion of Mexico, which was freshly remembered there. AT the close of his visit a local newspaper remarked that the "honors and hospitality which were so lavishly and generously conferred upon him were the spontaneous outpouring of a grateful people, who had not forgotten that when Mexico was friendless Mr. Bryant became ...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs [f] [x] / Length: 674 Pages (21,853 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

An American Legacy: Racism, Nativism, and White Supremacy by David R. Morse (PYP Academy Press) 5.0 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

For many Americans, the rise of white supremacy is a recent phenomenon. The truth is quite the contrary. In this book, David R. Morse details how racism and nativism have been constants in America, from the founding of Jamestown to the administration of Donald Trump. The most egregious example of racism has been directed at African Americans, who came to this country not of their own free will, but as slaves. From the Civil War to the Civil Rights movement, to Black Lives Matter, the struggle for equality has been ongoing and so ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [f] [x] / Length: 550 Pages (4,140 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020
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