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Paper Mache 1917 By David Grunwald
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"Paper Mache 1917" is the author’s first novella and celebrates the centenary of the Russian Revolution. The epic work explores timeless themes of war, love and hate, tragedy and... More > redemption and offers a fresh historical look at the revolutionary forces unleashed before and after the Russian Revolution in 1917. In some cases, the story uses images made popular by Imaginism, a poetic school founded in Moscow after the Revolution in 1918. The story opens in 1905 and follows the lives of Johan Wagner, a radio specialist in the German Wehrmacht and Rosa Kautsky, a Polish born pianist and translator. The story performs a delicate dance between the meta and macro of people and places in a complex time — against the backdrop of the two major ideologies of the 20th century: the rise of German National Socialism and Soviet Communism. Original translations capture the creative forces of writers like Marina Tsvetaeva, and Goethe — voices not often heard in the West.< Less
Paper Mache 1917 (paperback) By David Grunwald
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Paper Mache 1917 is the author’s first novella and celebrates the centenary of the Russian Revolution. The epic work explores timeless themes of war, love and hate, tragedy and redemption and... More > offers a fresh historical look at the revolutionary forces unleashed before and after the Russian Revolution in 1917. In some cases, the story uses images made popular by Imaginism, a poetic school founded in Moscow after the Revolution in 1918. The story opens in 1905 and follows the lives of Johan Wagner, a radio specialist in the German Wehrmacht and Rosa Kautsky, a Polish born pianist and translator. The story performs a delicate dance between the meta and macro of people and places in a complex time — against the backdrop of the two major ideologies of the 20th century: the rise of German National Socialism and Soviet Communism. Original translations capture the creative forces of writers like Marina Tsvetaeva, and Goethe — voices not often heard in the West.< Less
1917: The Perfect Game By JC MacQueen
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May 2, 1917. This novel breaks the historical borders of the sensational baseball game of May 2, 1917 to be a rambunctious story of the nature of our mind.On that date, two masters of major-league... More > baseball pitching, Jim "Hippo" Vaughn of the Chicago Cubs and Fred Toney of the Cincinnati Reds were brought together for one of baseball’s most momentous games. This spirited, humorous and freewheeling novel creates a mythic enchantment beyond that history. A bewitching tale of America's madness about baseball, its romance and heartbreak infused with political theatrics and personal awakening. The great Jim Thorpe, Einstein, Longchenpa, World War 1, Sigmund Freud, the madhouse city of Chicago, and President Wilson are swirling in a dust devil around the most unique baseball game in history. This 100-year anniversary edition reawakens the dramatic year of 1917 as the Chicago Cubs host the Cincinnati Reds. In the cacophony of the times, the two teams and the entire world are caught up playing - The Perfect Game.< Less
Summer (1917) by Edith Wharton By Edith Wharton
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Summer is a novel by Edith Wharton published in 1917 by Charles Scribner's Sons. The story is one of only two novels by Wharton to be set in New England, who was best known for her portrayals of... More > upper class New York society. The novel details the sexual awakening of its protagonist, Charity Royall, and shares many plot similarities with Wharton's better known novel, Ethan Frome. Only moderately well-received when originally published, Summer has had a resurgence in critical popularity since the 1960's< Less
Missouri Waltz: A novel of 1917 By Richard Dunk
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Set during the Great War, Bob Danby, home from the front line, is posted back to England in order to train as an air gunner with the Royal Flying Corps. He meets and falls in love with a beautiful... More > young widow, Emma Cummins. Their turbulent affair struggles to survive misunderstandings, jealousy and the terrible perils that Bob has to face. The story moves from the backstreets of Gillingham in Kent, to London’s theatre land and to deadly aerial combat high up over the trenches of the Western Front. Will their relationship survive the pressures that the war has created and can he return unscathed from the dangers of war flying? Will there be a happy ending as Bob and Emma face the perils and turmoil of 1917?< Less
Salonica The great fire of August 1917 By Thomas Arvanitis
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Salonica. The great fire of August 1917 from my postcard collection of complete LEVY et Fils edition postcards
Journal of Entomology and Zoology, March 1917 By Various
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Journal of Entomology and Zoology, September 1917 By Various
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Patriotism and Radicalism; Addresses and Letters (1917) By Mercer Green Johnston
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Patriotism and Radicalism; Addresses and Letters (1917)
Illustreret Familie-Journal 1917 By Harry Oudekerk
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A nicely illustrated catalogue of all the toy theatre sheets published in 1917 in the Danish magazine Illustreret Familie Journal

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