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Quick Guide: Happy Days By College Guide World
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Happy Days is a play in two acts, written in English, by Samuel Beckett. He began the play on 8 October 1960 and it was completed on 14 May 1961. Beckett finished the translation into French by... More > November 1962 but amended the title. “In a moment of inspiration, he borrowed the title Oh les beaux jours, from Verlaine’s poem, ‘Colloque sentimental’”. Cyril Cusack claimed that Happy Days was, by Beckett’s own admission, ‘influenced’ by his wife, Maureen Cusack’s request that he ‘write a happy play’ after Krapp. When Happy Days was first performed in London there were disagreements about every aspect of the text and production. Even Kenneth Tynan, one of the saviours of Godot, felt that Happy Days was "a metaphor extended beyond its capacity", nevertheless, he admitted Beckett's strange, insinuating power and urged his readers to buy tickets for the play. The Times critic couldn’t understand why Brenda Bruce played the part with a Scottish accent.< Less
Words of Wisdom: E. M. Forster By Students’ Academy
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E.M. Forster is one of the most famous English novelists. He is also a short story writer and essayist. He is best known for his ironic and well-plotted novels examining class difference and... More > hypocrisy in early 20th-century British society. He is the master of description. His simple but highly emphatic lines in his works bring a lot of admiration from his readers. The reviewers and critics all over the world believe that he is one of the most widely read writers in the world. "A Passage to India" brought him all the glory a writer yearns for. He had a wonderful command over diction. Several of his lines, remarks, dialogues, and statements from his works are frequently quoted by speaker and writers. This book includes hundreds of such lines which teem with wisdom. Words of Wisdom: E.M. Forster Copyright Introduction Section One Section Two Section Three Section Four Section Five Section Six Section Seven< Less
Warren, Oh Warren! By Ofem Ajah, MD
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The President of the United States, Warren Harding, is romantically involved with a twenty-two-year old woman, Nan Britton, and a bevy of other loose women. He engages in sex with these women... More > anywhere including clubs and closets. He is also drinking heavily, with his source of booze being prohibited, confiscated, and illegal bootlegged wines supplied by shady aides. When he’s not drinking, he spends his time playing poker and gambling. His cabinet secretaries are involved in large-scale personal enrichment from the sale, or theft, of public property. Critics, on his enemies list, are violently suppressed with the help of Al Capone and the FBI. Nan Britton becomes pregnant as the scandals begin to bubble to the surface. The regime is beset with a raft of questionable suicides. Under the care of a quack doctor, Harding’s health begins to fail. The president’s no-nonsense wife, Florence, consults astrologers for guidance. Finally, she kills her husband to preserve his honor and good name.< Less
Iron of the Innocent: Mistress of Agony By Daniel Bastion
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Dreydan Ruin struggles with the turmoil in his life, so he decides to visit the family homestead. Prior to his departure, a letter and meeting to express his appreciation for his rescue results in a... More > new friend with unexpected answers. Tarn Silvershield returns from war only to find another adventure waiting for him. Joined by several companions, he sets out to seek a friend that may be in need. Shydler Wresgoth finds himself exiled after his escape. Critically injured and weak, he lingers in convalescence until an inspector, investigating vicious murders, requests assistance. An arcane touched blade with a familiar pommel leads him to disturbing discoveries. Dalora Blacksword arrives in Solorn. Confrontation forces her down a path that distracts and delays until the answers she seeks may slip from her grasp. From within the mists of history, the harvest has ripened. Darkness gathers, fire rises, and the cup is filled. Yet, light and hope may be found in the depths of stone among the ruins.< Less
Lightning In a Bottle: A Book Series On the Most Important Rock Albums In Music History Album # 42 Dan Fogelberg Phoenix By Charlie Freak
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Most Rock critics & historians have somehow labelled Dan Fogelberg as a Soft-Rock specialist & a crafter of fine melodies & Love Ballads. However, this is so far from the truth! His music... More > ROCKS & defines him as one of the most brilliant songwriters, guitarists & producers in the history of Rock & Roll. Fogelberg's discography ranks amongst the very best ever assembled, at the same level as say, Steely Dan, Joni Mitchell & Stevie Wonder. However, with his albums Phoenix & The Innocent Age, Fogelberg created two absolute masterpieces that represent pure genius! On the Phoenix album, Fogelberg conceived an eternal song cycle crafted around the ancient Sanskrit word, Samsara, the true Cycle of Life (Birth, Life, Death & Re-birth). Thus, the title track, Phoenix, became the physical representation of this eternal journey through our Life Cycle. On the album, Fogelberg wove these important lyrics to his brilliant music seamlessly, as each was an extension of the other! Every fan of his music will cherish this book!< Less
Lightning In a Bottle: A Book Series On the Most Important Rock Albums In Music History Album # 42 Dan Fogelberg Phoenix By Charlie Freak
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Most Rock critics & historians have somehow labelled Dan Fogelberg as a Soft-Rock specialist & a crafter of fine melodies & Love Ballads. However, this is so far from the truth! His music... More > ROCKS & defines him as one of the most brilliant songwriters, guitarists & producers in the history of Rock & Roll. Fogelberg's discography ranks amongst the very best ever assembled, at the same level as say, Steely Dan, Joni Mitchell & Stevie Wonder. However, with his albums Phoenix & The Innocent Age, Fogelberg created two absolute masterpieces that represent pure genius! On the Phoenix album, Fogelberg conceived an eternal song cycle crafted around the ancient Sanskrit word, Samsara, the true Cycle of Life (Birth, Life, Death & Re-birth). Thus, the title track, Phoenix, became the physical representation of this eternal journey through our Life Cycle. On the album, Fogelberg wove these important lyrics to his brilliant music seamlessly, as each was an extension of the other! Every fan of his music will cherish this book!< Less
The Coin Conundrum: The Future of Counterinsurgency And U.S. Land Power By Thomas R. Mockaitis
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Counterinsurgency (COIN) has once again become the subject of contentious debate within the U.S. Army. Its supporters insist that the new approach enshrined in the U.S. Army/Marine Corps Field... More > Manual (FM) 3-24, Counterinsurgency, led coalition forces to turn the tide of the campaign in Iraq. Critics argue that the surge and the end of the Shia uprising, not COIN, led to the dramatic decline in violence from 2006-2009. The failure of the new approach in Afghanistan, they claim, supports their argument that expeditionary COIN does not work. How this debate gets resolved could have significant implications for U.S. Army force structure in a time of shrinking defense budgets. The author, Dr. Thomas R. Mockaitis, considers what role, if any, COIN should play in the Army of the future. He examines the U.S. military’s historical experience with intrastate conflict as background for understanding the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. He then reviews the current debate over COIN...< Less
Creative Confidence Concept Action: Self Confidence Secrets By Cathy Wilson
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Creative Confidence Concept Action by Cathy Wilson is an expert health and wellness guide that introduces the importance of creative thinking in your life. It’s about learning to open your... More > mind, discovering HOW to change your ways. STOP Making Excuses and Take Positive Action! Solution Factors covered in this action packed book are… RECOGNITION – Stick your head in the sand and that’s where it’s gonna stay! Actually admit there are changes you can make to gain confidence. The first step. KNOWLEDGE – Taking charge and researching to gain knowledge is critical if you are ever going to climb the mountain of life. You need creative thinking skills to build confidence. TAKE ACTION – You are wasting time learning about anything if you aren’t going to actually implement change. Brilliant doctors wasting away on the couch playing video games aren’t going to help make the next gynormous medical discovery are they? Let's get started!< Less
Motivation, Money and Matrimony - A Couple's Guide to Mastery of All Three By Adrian Cox & Marv Cox
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Motivation, Money and Matrimony reveals how one couple juggles each of these areas to achieve joy and success in all three. Ever wonder how some people seem to have all the “luck”? How... More > success seems to “follow” them in every area of their life? How some seem to “sail” when others seem to “fail”? This book reveals the “secrets” as to how to harness the power of all of these critical areas and to realize success in all three. Love is attainable by everyone. Money is in abundance to all who know how to attract, retain and grow it. Motivation can be found even in failure. This easy-to-follow success roadmap takes you on a linear journey. A journey, as experienced by one couple, that cracks the door open and reveals how they maintain balance and success even when failure rears its inevitable head. Motivation, Money and Matrimony is a simple-to-read blueprint that draws on life experiences and the success of others, to guide the reader towards the success they deserve in their life.< Less
Motivation, Money and Matrimony - A Couple's Guide to Mastery of All Three By Adrian Cox & Marv Cox
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Motivation, Money and Matrimony reveals how one couple juggles each of these areas to achieve joy and success in all three. Ever wonder how some people seem to have all the “luck”? How... More > success seems to “follow” them in every area of their life? How some seem to “sail” when others seem to “fail”? This book reveals the “secrets” as to how to harness the power of all of these critical areas and to realize success in all three. Love is attainable by everyone. Money is in abundance to all who know how to attract, retain and grow it. Motivation can be found even in failure. This easy-to-follow success roadmap takes you on a linear journey. A journey, as experienced by one couple, that cracks the door open and reveals how they maintain balance and success even when failure rears its inevitable head. Motivation, Money and Matrimony is a simple-to-read blueprint that draws on life experiences and the success of others, to guide the reader towards the success they deserve in their life.< Less

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