Lost to TimeLost to Time
Martin W. Sandler
Stories that history forgot… but readers will remember. “The only thing new in the world,” said Harry S. Truman, “is the history you don't know.” In this fascinating collection of historical vignettes, Martin W. Sandler (author of Resolute and Atlantic Ocean) restores to memory important events, people, and developments that have been lo ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2014-10-07 | ISBN-13: 9781454913382

Marcel Proust's Search for Lost TimeMarcel Proust's Search for Lost Time
Patrick Alexander
An accessible, irreverent guide to one of the most admired—and entertaining—novels of the past century: Rememberance of Things Past. There is no other guide like this; a user-friendly and enticing entry into the marvelously enjoyable world of Proust. At seven volumes, three thousand pages, and more than four hundred characters, as well as a tow ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 2009-09-22 | ISBN-13: 9780307472328

What a Time to Be AloneWhat a Time to Be Alone
Chidera Eggerue
In What A Time To Be Alone, The Slumflower will be your life guru, confidante and best friend. She'll show you that being alone is not just okay: it's just about the best freaking thing that's ever happened to you. As she says, 'You're bad as hell and you were made with intention.' It's about time you realized.Peppered with insightful Igbo proverbs ...
Number of pages: 192 | Publication Date: 2018-08-07 | ISBN-13: 9781787132115

Paintings in ProustPaintings in Proust
Eric Karpeles
A visually stunning and surprisingly accessible book that brings out subtle facets of Proust's masterpiece, as well as the artworks he cites. ―Art in AmericaA la recherche du temps perdu by Marcel Proust is one of the most profoundly visual works in Western literature. Eric Karpeles has identified and located the many paintings to which Proust ma ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2017-09-19 | ISBN-13: 9780500293423

The Prince Lost to TimeThe Prince Lost to Time
Ann Dukthas
In this second mystery in the series featuring the time-traveling scholar Nicholas Segalla, the sleuth uncovers the mysterious fate of the lost dauphin, Louis Charles, the young son Queen Marie Antoinette left behind when she was forced to mount the scaffold in 1793.As the flames of revolution spread through France, they quickly engulfed the Royal ...
Number of pages: 229 | Publication Date: 1995-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9780312135928

A Reader's Guide to Proust's 'In Search of Lost Time'A Reader's Guide to Proust's 'In Search of Lost Time'
David Ellison
Proust's 'A la recherche du temps perdu' (In Search of Lost Time) is many things at once: a novel of education, a portrait of French society during the Third Republic, a masterful psychological analysis of love, a reflection on homosexuality, an essay in moral and aesthetic theory, and, above all, one of the great literary achievements of the twent ...
Number of pages: 230 | Publication Date: 2010-03-31 | ISBN-13: 9780521720069

The Lost Art of Reading Nature's SignsThe Lost Art of Reading Nature's Signs
Tristan Gooley
Turn Every Walk into a Game of DetectionWhen writer and navigator Tristan Gooley journeys outside, he sees a natural world filled with clues. The roots of a tree indicate the sun’s direction; the Big Dipper tells the time; a passing butterfly hints at the weather; a sand dune reveals prevailing wind; the scent of cinnamon suggests altitude; a bud ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 2015-07-31 | ISBN-13: 9781615192410

WildWild
Cheryl Strayed
#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLERAt twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother’s death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon destroyed. Four years later, with nothing more to lose, she made the most impulsive decision of her life. With no experience or training, driven only by blind will, she would hi ...
Number of pages: 315 | Publication Date: 2013-03-26 | ISBN-13: 9780307476074

Larry Gets Lost in Prehistoric TimesLarry Gets Lost in Prehistoric Times
by John Skewes, Andrew Fox
This is a first in a new Larry Gets Lost series that features adventures back through time. In Larry the lovable pup's latest adventure, he falls asleep at home next to Pete (who is reading a book about dinosaurs) and travels back in time, waking up in the pre-historic era! Starting with dinosaurs, where he encounters some big (the Tyrannosaurus Re ...
Number of pages: 32 | Publication Date: 2013-08-20 | ISBN-13: 9781570618628

SumerSumer
Surveys what is known about the ancient Babylonian civilization, looks at ruins and artifacts, and describes the work of archaeologists in the region ...
Number of pages: 168 | Publication Date: 1993-05-01 | ISBN-13: 9780809498871

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