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Language: en
Pages: 301
Authors: Studs Terkel
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-10 - Publisher: New Press/ORIM

The Pulitzer Prize–winning historian talks with some of twentieth century’s most iconic musicians—“Riveting . . . Just about every interview has a revelation” (San Francisco Chronicle). Through the second half of the twentieth century, Studs Terkel hosted the legendary radio show “The Wax Museum,” presenting Chicago’s music fans with his
People, Power, Places
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: Sally Ann McMurry, Annmarie Adams
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

From workers' cottages in Milwaukee's Polish community to Alaskan homesteads during the Great Depression, from early American retail stores to nineteenth-century prisons, different types of buildings reflect the diverse responses of people to their architectural needs. Through inquiry into such topics, the contributors to this volume examine a variety of
The Gertrude Stein Reader
Language: en
Pages: 494
Authors: Gertrude Stein, Richard Kostelanetz
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This anthology collects 51 of Stein's most experimental poems, stories, portraits, and plays.
The Gertrude Stein First Reader & Three Plays
Language: en
Pages: 83
Authors: Gertrude Stein
Categories: American drama
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The Lonesome Plains
Language: en
Pages: 323
Authors: Louis Fairchild
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

Loneliness pervaded the lives of pioneers on the American plains, including the empty expanses of West Texas. Most settlers lived in isolation broken only by occasional community gatherings such as funerals and religious revivals. In The Lonesome Plains, Louis Fairchild mines the letters and journals of West Texas settlers, as