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Say The Word Volume 5/6 By The Students of Los Angeles Southwest College
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An anthology of winning entries from the LASC English Department's annual essay and poetry competition
Held Hostage in America's Heartland: Five Years in Southwest Missouri By Gypsy Roz Lei
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American dream turned nightmare. A true story of corruption, greed, and prejudice that begins at the height of the real estate boom in 2006. Gypsy Roz Lei and her family relocate to a small town in... More > southwest Missouri's Ozarks where the purchase of a new house unfolds into a daily nightmare. Southwest Missouri is a place time has forgotten, where social rules and traditions supersede the rule of law, and outsiders are at a distinct disadvantage. In a desperate effort to protect her family and their life savings from the archaic lifestyle of the local subculture, Ms. Lei enrolls in college at the age of 49, determined to educate herself and clean-up the biggest mistake of her life. Through numerous betrayals, including by her attorneys, Ms. Lei tackles the Missouri Real Estate Commission, and finally prepares the legal showdown herself in this chronicle of an American dream turned nightmare.< Less
Held Hostage in America's Heartland: Five Years in Southwest Missouri By Gypsy Roz Lei
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In 2006, Gypsy Roz Lei and her family left California's Central Valley in a motor home to find a new home, eventually relocating to a small town in southwest Missouri. Southwest Missouri is a land... More > time has forgotten, where social rules and traditions supersede the rule of law, and outsiders are at a distinct disadvantage. Difficulties arise almost immediately and cultural differences complicate matters. Shunned as outsiders and isolated from family, friends, and anything remotely recognizable, Ms. Lei realizes this relocation is one huge mistake. Ms. Lei tries various solutions, but each one clashes with Ozark traditions bringing numerous personal challenges. Frustrated with local attorneys, she enrolls in college at the age of 49, determined to educate herself, protect her family, and clean up the biggest mistake of her life. Through numerous betrayals, including by her attorneys, Ms. Lei finally prepares the legal showdown herself in this chronicle of an American dream turned nightmare.< Less
Held Hostage in America's Heartland: Five Years in Southwest Missouri By Gypsy Roz Lei
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In 2006, Gypsy Roz Lei and her family left California's Central Valley in a motor home to find a new home, eventually relocating to a small town in southwest Missouri. Southwest Missouri is a land... More > time has forgotten, where social rules and traditions supersede the rule of law, and outsiders are at a distinct disadvantage. Difficulties arise almost immediately and cultural differences complicate matters. Shunned as outsiders and isolated from family, friends, and anything remotely recognizable, Ms. Lei realizes this relocation is one huge mistake. Ms. Lei tries various solutions, but each one clashes with Ozark traditions bringing numerous personal challenges. Frustrated with local attorneys, she enrolls in college at the age of 49, determined to educate herself, protect her family, and clean up the biggest mistake of her life. Through numerous betrayals, including by her attorneys, Ms. Lei finally prepares the legal showdown herself in this chronicle of an American dream turned nightmare.< Less
Quick Guide: Sense and Sensibility By College Guide World
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A work of romantic fiction, Sense and Sensibility is set in southwest England in 1792 through 1797, and portrays the life and loves of the Dashwood sisters, Elinor and Marianne, daughters of their... More > father Henry's second wife, Mrs. Dashwood. The sisters are starkly different from each other; Elinor is the epitome of prudence and self-control while Marianne embodies emotion and enthusiasm. Elinor, Marianne, and their younger sister, Margaret, are left in reduced circumstances when their father dies and his estate is passed onto their half-brother, John. The novel follows the young ladies to their new home, a meager cottage on a distant relative's property, where they experience love, romance and heartbreak.< Less
Quick Guide: The War of the Worlds By College Guide World
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The War of the Worlds (1898), a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells, is the first-person narrative of an unnamed protagonist's adventures in London and the countryside southwest of London as Earth... More > is invaded by Martians. Written in 1895-1897, it is one of the earliest stories that details a conflict between mankind and an extraterrestrial race. The War of the Worlds has two parts, Book One: The Coming of the Martians and Book Two: The Earth under the Martians. The narrator, a philosophically inclined author, struggles to return to his wife while seeing the Martians lay waste to southern England. Book One (Chapters 14, 16, and 17) imparts the experience of his brother, also unnamed, who describes events in the capital and escapes the Martians by boarding a ship near Tillingham on the coast sixty-five miles northeast of London and is not mentioned again.< Less
Vargens, the latent urban landscape By MUD 2103 Taubman College
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The testing site for the studio is the Vargens, in the southwest of the municipality of Rio de Janeiro, and adjacent to the area master planned by Lucio Costa in the late 1960s. The area is a key... More > ecological piece in the transition from the National Park of Pedra Branca (one of the biggest urban forests in the world), and the sea front ecological system formed by the Chico Mendes Park and the Lagoa de Marapendi. The Vargens is already set for development as defined by the PEU, a municipal planning regulatory framework with highly flexible rules for developers and very vague environmental constraints. This lack of a cohesive structure in the strategy of development of the Vargens threatens the ecological value of the central wetlands in the landscape matrix connecting Pedra Branca and the sea front. The semester develops research and analysis of existing site conditions, diagnosis, and design development engaging the cultural and ecological dimensions of place.< Less
Say The Word: Volume 4 By Darren Cifarelli
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Anthology of Student Writing from the Los Angeles Southwest College English Department's Annual Writing Contest
Say The Word: Volume 4 By Darren Cifarelli
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Anthology of Student Writing from the Los Angeles Southwest College English Department's Annual Writing Contest
Turned Up By Darren Cifarelli
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