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The Man from Shanghai

By: Maxwell Grant

...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE MAN FROM SHANGHAI Author: MAXWELL GRANT Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ...... ......................................................17 CHAPTER VI. THE MAN FROM SHANGHAI ............................................................ ....................................................73 CHAPTER XXI. THE LAST STROKE .................................................................... ... THE SHADOW ARRIVES • CHAPTER XX. THE CHEST OF GOLD • CHAPTER XXI. THE LAST STROKE • CHAPTER I. A MURDERER'S MOVES THE man by the fireplace was bus... ...his trail," stated Malfort. "The next move will rest with Ku−Nuan. The last stroke, like the first, will be my own. I began crime, Wardlock; I sha... ...as calling detective headquarters. From the moment that he had connected the deaths of Blessingdale and Hessup, Durlew had been hoping for a way to... ...ee the screaming headlines, with their guesswork announcement: "Police Link Deaths." It was obvious that this was Durlew's newspaper; a murderer, ... ...htened him; particularly after he had read the rumor of a link between the deaths of Blessingdale and Hessup. The Shadow had seen the possibiliti...

...Table of Contents: THE MAN FROM SHANGHAI, 1 -- Maxwell Grant, 1 -- Chapter I. A MURDERER'S MOVES, 1 -- Chapter II. A DEAD?MAN'S TALE, 6 -- Chapter III. THE SUBSTITUTE VICTIM, 10 -- Chapter IV. THE YELLOW FACE, 14 -- Chapter V. TRAILS CROSS, 17 -- Chapt...

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Stroke

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... Deaths from stroke ... ... Deaths from stroke ... ... Deaths from stroke ... ... Stroke survivors ... ... Pages in category "Stroke" The following 71 pages are in this category, out of 71 total. ... ... Deaths from stroke ... ... Deaths from stroke ...

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The Man from Shanghai

By: Maxwell Grant

...FROM SHANGHAI by MAXWELL GRANT THE MAN FROM SHANGHAI Maxwell Grant Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide... ...blic Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membe... ...ER IV. THE YELLOW FACE • CHAPTER V. TRAILS CROSS • CHAPTER VI. THE MAN FROM SHANGHAI • CHAPTER VII. CRIME'S PURPOSE • CHAPTER VIII. THE SHADOW... ...SHADOW ARRIVES • CHAPTER XX. THE CHEST OF GOLD • CHAPTER XXI. THE LAST STROKE CHAPTER I. A MURDERER'S MOVES THE man by the fireplace was busy at ... ...is trail," stated Malfort. "The next move will rest with Ku-Nuan. The last stroke, like the first, will be my own. I began crime, Wardlock; I shall en... ...calling detective headquarters. From the moment that he had connected the deaths of Blessingdale and Hessup, Durlew had been hoping for a way to squa... ...e the screaming headlines, with their guesswork announcement: "Police Link Deaths." It was obvious that this was Durlew's newspaper; a murderer, had h... ...htened him; particularly after he had read the rumor of a link between the deaths of Blessingdale and Hessup. The Shadow had seen the possibilities o... ...e served once as a commander among the Chinese armies." Pausing, Yat Soon stroked his long beard in reflective fashion. He was recalling facts about ...

...ES · CHAPTER II. A DEAD-MAN'S TALE · CHAPTER III. THE SUBSTITUTE VICTIM · CHAPTER IV. THE YELLOW FACE · CHAPTER V. TRAILS CROSS · CHAPTER VI. THE MAN FROM SHANGHAI · CHAPTER VII. CRIME'S PURPOSE · CHAPTER VIII. THE SHADOW'S PLAN · CHAPTER IX. THE COUNTERPLOT · CHAPTER X. INTO THE SNARE · CHAPTER XI. HANDS IN THE DARK · CHAPTER XII. CRIME'S PRISONER · CHAPTER XIII. SHATTERE...

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Stroke in China

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...Recent epidemiologic studies confirm that stroke is the most frequent cause of death in the People's Republic of Chin... ...cardial infarction. Intracerebral hemorrhage causes about one third of all strokes, nearly three times the frequency in North American stroke registri... ...quency in North American stroke registries. A marked regional variation in stroke incidence exists, with a threefold higher stroke incidence in northe... ...sability in China.[1] Chronic diseases now account for an estimated 80% of deaths and 70% of disability-adjusted life-years lost in China. ... ...ries, cerebrovascular disease predominates; the number of patients who die from stroke is more than three times that from coronary heart disease.[3] ... ...age-adjusted incidence of first-ever stroke in China is not very different from that in developed countries. Stroke incidence, mortality, and prevalen... ...logical Transition of Stroke in China: Twenty-One–Year Observational Study From the Sino-MONICA-Beijing Project Stroke, June 2008; 39: 1668 - 1674. ... ... Disease-related deaths ... ...sability in China.[1] Chronic diseases now account for an estimated 80% of deaths and 70% of disability-adjusted life-years lost in China. ...

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The Waves

By: Virginia Woolf

...lf The sun had not yet risen. The sea was indistinguishable from the sky, except that the sea was slightly creased as if a cloth had ... ...ually as the sky whitened a dark line lay on the horizon dividing the sea from the sky and the grey cloth became barred with thick strokes moving, o... ...dividing the sea from the sky and the grey cloth became barred with thick strokes moving, one after another, beneath the surface, following each oth... ...sed her lamp higher and the air seemed to become fibrous and to tear away from the green surface flickering and flaming in red and yellow fibres lik... ...y has smacked down the bucket on the kitchen flags.' 'That is the first stroke of the church bell,' said Louis. 'Then the others follow; one, two... ...ssness. I will write a quick, running, small hand, exaggerating the down stroke of the "y" and crossing the "t" thus--with a dash. The date shall ... ... have out his notebook; under D, he will enter "Phrases to be used on the deaths of friends". Jinny, pirouetting across the room, will perch on the ... ...re lovers. 'Percival has died (he died in Egypt; he died in Greece; all deaths are one death). Susan has children; Neville mounts rapidly to the ...

...Excerpt: The sun had not yet risen. The sea was indistinguishable from the sky, except that the sea was slightly creased as if a cloth had wrinkles in it. Gradually as the sky whitened a dark line lay on the horizon dividing the sea from the sky and the grey cloth became barred with thick s...

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Deaths in March 2006

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... 31 align="right" > __NOTOC__ The following is a list of notable deaths in March 2006 . March 2006 1 Annette von Aretin, 85, German TV... ...r, 83, humorist, author, singer, and poet. William Herskovic, 91, escapee from Auschwitz during World War II, cancer. Charlie Hodge, 71, guitarist... ...r. Richard VanderVeen, 83, former Democratic United States Representative from Michigan (1973 — 1977), prostate cancer. 4 John Reynolds Gardiner,... .... John Sandusky, 80, former NFL player and assistant coach, complications from internal bleeding. 6 Anne Braden, 81, American civil rights activi... ...n baseball player ( Minnesota Twins ) and member of the MLB Hall of Fame, stroke complications. Dana Reeve, 45, activist, widow of Christopher Reev... ...brain tumour. Anna Moffo, 73 or 75, American singer and operatic soprano, stroke following decade long battle with breast cancer. John Profumo, 91, ... ...t cancer. John Profumo, 91, British politician, complications following a stroke. Harry Seidler, 82, leading Australian architect of the Modernism ...

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From Mosses from an Old Manse

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: FROM MOSSES FROM AN OLD MANSE Author: NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE Language: Engl... ...... ...OSSES FROM AN OLD MANSE Nathaniel Hawthorne Table of Contents From MOSSES FROM AN OLD MANSE ....................................................... ...of the sacred truths of our religion, and of saint−like lives and triumphant deaths, and of future bliss or misery unutterable, then did Goodman Brown... ...n the leaves of classic volumes; and clerks, likewise, who have caught their deaths on high official stools; and men of genius too, who have written s... ... have been working each for the other's cause, and that every well−delivered stroke, which, with an honest purpose any mortal struck, even for a narro... ...nd set us on board in the turning of a minute−glass." And then was heard the stroke of oars. "Drowne," said Copley with a smile of intelligence, "you ... ... his arm of might, and was soon enveloped in the myriads of sparks which the strokes of his hammer scattered into the surrounding gloom. "Now, that is...

Table of Contents: From MOSSES FROM AN OLD MANSE, 1 -- Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1 -- From MOSSES FROM AN OLD MANSE -- i

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Deaths in March 2008

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...31 !align="right" > __NOTOC__ The following is a list of notable deaths in March 2008 . March 2008 1 Haroldo de Andrade, 73, Brazilia... ... cancer. William Brice, 86, American painter and UCLA professor, injuries from fall. Giuseppe Di Stefano, 86, Italian operatic tenor, after long com... ...yndon , ), heart attack. Semka Sokolović-Bertok, 72, Croatian actress, stroke. George Walter, 79, Antiguan Premier (1971–1976), heart attack. ... ...ian architect, heart failure. John C. Mackie, 87, American Representative from Michigan (1965–1967). Richard Miles McCool, 86, American Medal of Hon... ...an-born American computer scientist, inventor of ELIZA computer program, stroke. Ihor Yemchuk, 77, Ukrainian Olympic silver (1952) and bronze (1956... ...Andalusian Arabic songs. Don Curtis, 80, American professional wrestler, stroke. Gustaw Holoubek, 84, Polish film and theatre actor and politician.... ...nadian manager and director in the Canadian Football League, complications from a stroke. Zakaria Deros, 62, Malaysian former politician, heart attac...

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Letters from America

By: Rupert Brooke

...ssic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LETTERS FROM AMERICA Author: RUPERT BROOKE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Lit... ...... ...45] [Posted: December 14, 2002] LETTERS FROM AMERICA Produced by Tonya Allen, Charles Franks and the Onl... ...figured by him in the repeatedly perfect line, that of the received death-stroke, the fall in action, discounted as such; which might have seemed ve... ...the great open space; fragments of it were blown to one's ears concerning deaths, and the spirit of the place, and a detailed account of the money g...

...The author started in May 1913 on a journey to the United States, Canada, and the South Seas, from which he returned next year at the beginning of June. The first thirteen chapters of this book were written as letters to the Westminster Gazette. He would...

...CONTENTS Note RUPERT BROOKE: by Henry James LETTERS FROM AMERICA I. Arrival II. New York III. New York--(_continued_) IV. Boston and Harvard 3 V. Montreal and Ottawa VI. Quebec and the Saguenay VII. Ontario VIII. Niagara Falls IX. To Winnipeg X. Outside XI. The Prairies XII. T...

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Deaths in May 2008

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...31 !align="right" > __NOTOC__ The following is a list of notable deaths in May 2008 . May 2008 1 Nasimuddin Amin, 54, Malaysian entre... ...an soap opera actress ( Another World , Guiding Light ), complications from kidney transplant. Izold Pustylnik, 70, Ukrainian-born Estonian astro... ...environmentalist, Liberal MP for Davenport (1968–2004), complications of stroke. Leopoldo Calvo Sotelo, 82, Spanish prime minister (1981–1982), nat... ...eukemia. Ted Key, 95, American cartoonist ( Hazel ), bladder cancer and stroke. Hanon Reznikov, 57, American playwright. Morgan Sparks, 91, Ameri... ...raj, 84, Indian musician, leading exponent of the Benares gharana tabla, stroke. Colin Murdoch, 79, New Zealand inventor of the disposable hypoder... ...ed organized crime leader, 1978 candidate for governor of Hawaii, injuries from car accident. Raymattja Marika, 49, Australian Yolngu scholar, ling... ...ilure. Irena Sendler, 98, Polish humanitarian, saved 2500 Jewish children from the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II. 13 Saad Al-Abdullah Al-...

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Vandrad the Viking

By: J. Storer Clouston

...blic Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membe... ...the Viking. It contained much wonderful magic, and some astonishingly hard strokes, as they told it; but reading between their lines, the magic bears ... ...ong resemblance to many spells cast even at this day, and as for the sword strokes, there was need for them to be hard in Norway then. For that was th... ...y runs, an old man came slowly along a woodland track that uncoiled itself from the mountain passes and snow-crowned inlands of Norway. Presently the ... ...ht down to the water's edge, there was a great bustle and movement of men. From the upland valley at the fiord head, warriors trooped down to the ship... ...o, from their fate? I heard naught of them, and wish only to hear of their deaths. Too many enemies have I helped already." Helgi was about to reply ... ...to one, at the least, but never an inch of ground did we give, and never a stroke did we spare. Methinks," he concluded with a chuckle, "they will rem...

...e but a warlike memory, the skalds of Sogn still sang this tale of Vandrad the Viking. It contained much wonderful magic, and some astonishingly hard strokes, as they told it; but reading between their lines, the magic bears a strong resemblance to many spells cast even at this day, and as for the sword strokes, there was need for them to be hard in Norway then. For that w...

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Deaths in August 2008

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...31 !align="right" > __NOTOC__ The following is a list of notable deaths in August 2008 . August 2008 1 Carlos Aponte, 69, Colombian ... ... British aristocrat and banker. Rolf Bae, 33, Norwegian mountaineer, fall from K2 . Geoffrey Ballard, 76, Canadian businessman and fuel cell scient... ...rt, leukemia. John F. Seiberling, 89, American politician, representative from Ohio (1971–1987), respiratory failure. 3 Anton Allemann, 72, Swi... ..., heart failure. Craig Jones, 23, British motorcycle racer, head injuries from a race crash. Peter Kass, 85, American actor, director and teacher. ... ...n soul and funk musician (" Theme from Shaft "), actor ( South Park ), stroke. William A. Knowlton, 88, American general. Howard G. Minsky, 94, ... ... the Louisiana State Legislature (1972–1992), French language proponent, stroke. Sandy Bruce-Lockhart, Baron Bruce-Lockhart, 66, British politician... ...wanawasa, 59, Zambian politician, president since 2002, complications from stroke. Diane Webber, 76, American model and actress. 20 Mario Berto...

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Vandrad the Viking the Feud and the Spell

By: J. Storer Clouston

...he Viking. It contained much wonderful magic, and some astonishingly hard strokes, as they told it; but reading between their lines, the magic bears... ...ng resemblance to many spells cast even at this day, and as for the sword strokes, there was need for them to be hard in Norway then. For that was t... ... runs, an old man came slowly along a woodland track that uncoiled itself from the mountain passes and snow-crowned inlands of Norway. Presently the... ...t down to the water's edge, there was a great bustle and movement of men. From the upland valley at the fiord head, warriors trooped down to the sh... ...t gruffly,-- "Make way, old man! Give room to pass." Roused abruptly from his reverie, the dreamer turned quietly, but made no movement to the ... ..., from their fate? I heard naught of them, and wish only to hear of their deaths. Too many enemies have I helped already." Helgi was about to rep... ...o one, at the least, but never an inch of ground did we give, and never a stroke did we spare. Methinks," he concluded with a chuckle, "they will re...

...e but a warlike memory, the skalds of Sogn still sang this tale of Vandrad the Viking. It contained much wonderful magic, and some astonishingly hard strokes, as they told it; but reading between their lines, the magic bears a strong resemblance to many spells cast even at this day, and as for the sword strokes, there was need for them to be hard in Norway then. For that w...

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Deaths in April 2008

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...30 !align="right" > __NOTOC__ The following is a list of notable deaths in April 2008 . April 2008 1 Mosko Alkalai, 77, Israeli actor... ... NRA president, pneumonia. Walt Masterson, 87, American baseball player, stroke. McKelvey, 9, British race horse, euthanised after fall during Gra... .... 9 Abu Ubaidah al-Masri, Pakistani al-Qaeda senior operative, death from probable hepatitis confirmed on this date. George Butler, 71, America... ...erican record producer and A&R man ( Blue Note, Columbia ), complications from Alzheimer's disease. Herman Carr, 83, American physicist, pioneer of ... ...e Blob ). Joy Page, 83, American actress ( Casablanca ), complications from a stroke and pneumonia. Rosalie Ritz, 84, American courtroom artist (... ... ). Joy Page, 83, American actress ( Casablanca ), complications from a stroke and pneumonia. Rosalie Ritz, 84, American courtroom artist ( O.J. S... ...nger, 87, American auto racing pioneer. Monna Bell, 70, Chilean singer, stroke. (Spanish) Bob Childers, 61, American singer-songwriter, emphysema...

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Stories from Life

By: Marden Vice Harden

...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: STORIES FROM LIFE Author: MARDEN VICE HARDEN Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ...... .............................................................................23 FROM STORE BOY TO MILLIONAIRE .......................................... ... own crossbow at the head of my own offspring! I would rather die a thousand deaths." "Thou shall shoot, or assuredly thou diest with thy son!" "Becom... ...e, the artisan, Stands, with his chisel, fashioning the Man, And stroke by stroke the masterpiece is wrought. Angel or demon? Choose, ... ...ting you? Upon them depends the form which the rough block shall take. Every stroke of the chisel is guided by the ideal behind the blow. Stories fro... ...blow of the mallet. With infinite care he chisels each line and curve. Every stroke is true. Months stretch into years, and still we find the sculptor...

...e realize what this means, the greater and more worthy will be the life which we shall make. In putting together the brief life stories and incidents from great lives which make up the pages of this little volume, the writer?s object has been to show young people that, no matter how humble their birth or circumstances, they may make lives that will be held up as examples t...

...Table of Contents: Stories from Life, 1 -- Marden vice Harden, 1 -- Preface, 2 -- TO?DAY, 2 -- THE MILL BOY OF THE SLASHES, 3 -- THE GREEK SLAVE WHO WON THE OLIVE CROWN, 4 -- TURNING POINTS IN THE LIFE OF A HERO, 6 -- I. THE FIRST TURNING POINT, 6 -- I...

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Deaths in September 2010

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... October >> The following is a list of notable deaths in September 2010.... ...can jazz saxophonist, liver cancer. [61] Rich Cronin, 36, American pop singer and songwriter (LFO), stroke related to acute m... ... Thomas Guinzburg, 84, American editor, co-creator and co-founder of The Paris Review, complications from heart bypass surgery... ...e Mae Richards, 88, Canadian voice actress (The Care Bears Movie, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Rudolph's Shiny New Year), stroke. [86] ... ... 15 Arrow, 60, Montserratian soca musician ("Hot Hot Hot"), complications from brain cancer. [139] ... ...state developer. [143] Al LaMacchia, 89, American baseball player (St. Louis Browns) and executive, stroke. [144] ... ...2] 18 James Bacon, 96, American author, journalist and actor (Escape from the Planet of the Ap... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Stories from Life

By: Marden Vice Harden

...ROM LIFE by MARDEN VICE HARDEN Stories from Life Marden vice Harden Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wid... ...blic Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membe... ... FARADAY • THE TRIUMPH OF CANOVA • FRANKLIN'S LESSON ON TIME VALUE • FROM STORE BOY TO MILLIONAIRE • "I WILL PAINT OR DIE!" • THE CALL THAT ... ...wn crossbow at the head of my own offspring! I would rather die a thousand deaths." "Thou shall shoot, or assuredly thou diest with thy son!" "Becom... ...del. Time, the artisan, Stands, with his chisel, fashioning the Man, And stroke by stroke the masterpiece is wrought. 64 Angel or demon? Choose, a... ...ng you? Upon them depends the form which the rough block shall take. Every stroke of the chisel is guided by the ideal behind the blow. Look at this ... ...ow of the mallet. With infinite care he chisels each line and curve. Every stroke is true. 65 Months stretch into years, and still we find the sculp...

...e realize what this means, the greater and more worthy will be the life which we shall make. In putting together the brief life stories and incidents from great lives which make up the pages of this little volume, the writer's object has been to show young people that, no matter how humble their birth or circumstances, they may make lives that will be held up as examples t...

... THE BOY WHO NEVER WOULD GIVE UP · SIR HUMPHRY DAVY'S GREATEST DISCOVERY, MICHAEL FARADAY · THE TRIUMPH OF CANOVA · FRANKLIN'S LESSON ON TIME VALUE · FROM STORE BOY TO MILLIONAIRE · I WILL PAINT OR DIE! · THE CALL THAT SPEAKS IN THE BLOOD · WASHINGTON'S YOUTHFUL HEROISM · A COW HIS CAPITAL · THE BOY WHO SAID I MUST · THE HIDDEN TREASURE · LOVE TAMED THE LION · THERE IS ROO...

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Deaths in April 2009

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... April May >> The following is a list of deaths in April 2009. ... ...on syndrome and cancer. [28] (Portuguese) Jerome R. Waldie, 84, American politician, Representative from California (1966–197... ...[37] Nelly Sindayen, 59, Filipino journalist, Manila correspondent for Time magazine, complications from diabetic stroke. [38... ... Nelly Sindayen, 59, Filipino journalist, Manila correspondent for Time magazine, complications from diabetic stroke. [38] ... .... [50] Constantine Papadakis, 63, Greek-born American president of Drexel University, complications from lung cancer. [51] ... ... after short illness. [73] Leo Prieto, 88, Filipino sports executive, PBA Commissioner (1975–1982), stroke. [74] ... ...ector and producer, cardiac arrest. [94] Dale Swann, 61, American character actor, complications of stroke. [95] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Letters from America

By: Rupert Brooke

...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LETTERS FROM AMERICA Author: RUPERT BROOKE Language: English Subject: Fiction, ... ...... .....................................................................44 Letters from America i Letters from America Rupert Brooke This page copyright ©... ... prefigured by him in the repeatedly perfect line, that of the received death−stroke, the fall in action, discounted as such; which might have seemed ... ...nto the great open space; fragments of it were blown to one's ears concerning deaths, and the spirit of the place, and a detailed account of the money...

...Table of Contents: Letters from America, 1 -- Rupert Brooke, 1 -- NOTE, 1 -- RUPERT BROOKE: by Henry James, 2 -- I, 3 -- II, 5 -- III, 8 -- IV, 10 -- I. ARRIVAL, 12 -- II. NEW YORK, 14 -- III. NEW YORK?(continued), 16 -- IV. BOSTON AND HARVARD, 18 -- V...

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Deaths in July 2007

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... August >> The following is a list of notable deaths in July 2007. ... ...y. [5] 2 Philip Booth, 81, American poet and educator, complications from Alzheimer's disease.... ...'s disease. [6] Robert "Buck" Brown, 71, American cartoonist, created Playboy's "Granny" character, stroke. [7] ... ...0] Robert Keeton, 88, American District Court judge, professor at Harvard Law School, complications from pulmonary embolism. ... ...sh educationalist, co-founder of the Oxford English Centre. [21] Beppie Noyes, 87, American author, stroke. [22] ... ...ancer. [27] [28] (Spanish) Johnny Frigo, 90, American jazz violinist and bass player, complications from a fall. [29] ... ...ounder of Matchbox Toys. [52] John Szarkowski, 81, American photography curator, complications of a stroke. [53] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Stories from Life

By: Marden Vice Harden

...ssic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: STORIES FROM LIFE Author: MARDEN VICE HARDEN Language: English Subject: Fiction, L... ...... ...97] [Posted: February 13, 2002] PGCC Collection: Stories from Life by Marden vice Harden eBook file: sflif10.htm or sflif10.pdf ... ...n crossbow at the head of my own offspring! I would rather die a thousand deaths." "Thou shall shoot, or assuredly thou diest with thy son!" "B... ... the artisan, Stands, with his chisel, fashioning the Man, And stroke by stroke the masterpiece is wrought. Angel or demon? Choose... ...g you? Upon them depends the form which the rough block shall take. Every stroke of the chisel is guided by the ideal behind the blow. Look at th... ... of the mallet. With infinite care he chisels each line and curve. Every stroke is true. Months stretch into years, and still we find the sculpto...

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Deaths in March 2007

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... April >> The following is a list of notable deaths in March 2007. ... ...lmonary fibrosis. [7] Thomas Kleppe, 87, American Secretary of Interior (1975–1977), Representative from North Dakota, Alzhei... ...1993 San Diego Chargers. [11] Ivan Safronov, 51, Russian defence correspondent for Kommersant, fall from building. [12] ... ...er (Italy, Inter Milan). [17] Gene Oliver, 71, American baseball player in the 1960s, complications from lung surgery. [18] ... ... Yeap Ghim Guan, 66, Malaysian lawyer and politician, founding member of the DAP, complications from a stroke. [85] ... ...121] Freddie Francis, 89, British film director and two-time Academy Award-winning cinematographer, stroke. [122] ... ...diabetes and cardiovascular disease. [125] Tanya Reinhart, 63, Israeli linguist and peace activist, stroke. [126] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Tales from Shakespeare

By: Charles and Mary Lamb

...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE Author: CHARLES AND MARY LAMB Language: English Subject: ... ...... ...and Mary Lamb February, 1998 [eBook #1185] PGCC Collection: Tales From Shakespeare, by Lamb* eBook file: lambt10.htm or lambt10.zip Corre... ...en were upon this event, admiring the justice displayed in their deserved deaths, the same eyes were suddenly taken off from this sight to admire at... ...peculiar care of Heaven, and their subjects doubly bound to revenge their deaths. Besides, by the favors of the king, Macbeth stood high in the opin... ...rid of this fear, he entered the king's room, whom he despatched with one stroke of his dagger. just as he had done the murder one of the grooms who... ...stancy of Claudio's temper, and terrors, such as the guilty only at their deaths do know, assailing him, he cried out: "Sweet sister, let me live! ... ...ented, and beguiled her of many a tear when he spoke of some distressful stroke which his youth had suffered. His story being done, she gave him ...

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Deaths in June 2009

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... June July >> The following is a list of deaths in June 2009. ... ...ark, 81, American actor. [4] Ernest May, 80, American historian (Harvard University), complications from cancer surgery. [5] ... ...tish Air Vice-Marshal, expert in aviation medicine. [15] FrancEyE, 87, American poet, complications from a hip fracture. [16]... ... David Bromige, 75, British-born Canadian poet and academic, winner of the Pushcart Prize, complications from diabetes. [23] ... ...o Venice Biennale (1997). [39] Ward Costello, 89, American actor and composer, complications from a stroke. [40] ... ... 15 George Belotti, 74, American football player, complications of a stroke. [144] ... ...author, cancer. [246] 25 Don Coldsmith, 83, American western author, stroke. [247] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Tales from Shakespeare

By: Charles and Mary Lamb

...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE Author: CHARLES AND MARY LAMB Language: English Subject: ... ...... ...y Lamb April, 1998 [eBook #1286] PGCC Collection: Tales From Shakespeare, by the Lambs *eBook File: tshak10a.htm or tshak10a.zip... ... were upon this event, admiring the justice displayed in their deserved deaths, the same eyes were suddenly taken off from this sight to admire ... ...culiar care of Heaven, and their subjects doubly bound to revenge their deaths. Besides, by the favors of the king, Macbeth stood high in the op... ...d of this fear, he entered the king's room, whom he despatched with one stroke of his dagger. just as he had done the murder one of the grooms w... ...ancy of Claudio's temper, and terrors, such as the guilty only at their deaths do know, assailing him, he cried out: "Sweet sister, let me live!... ..., and beguiled her of many a tear when he spoke of some distressful stroke which his youth had suffered. His story being done, she gave ...

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Deaths in November 2008

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... December >> The following is a list of notable deaths in November 2008. ... ...ss. [3] David DeCaires, 70, Guyanese journalist and editor, founder of Stabroek News, complications from heart attack. [4] ... ...ative Assembly of Manitoba since 1990. [5] Nathaniel Mayer, 64, American rhythm & blues singer, stroke. [6] ... ... [26] Bill Stall, 71, American Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist (Los Angeles Times), complications from pulmonary disease. [... ...ayer, bludgeoned. [34] Brooks Mileson, 60, British football club owner (Gretna F.C.), complications from chronic fatigue synd... ... Advocates for Self Government), pancreatic cancer. [46] Rosella Hightower, 88, American ballerina, stroke. [47] ... ...exican Secretary of the Interior since 2008, plane crash. [50] Orlando Owoh, 76, Nigerian musician, stroke. [51] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Selections from Poe

By: J. Montgomery Gambrill

...c Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: SELECTIONS FROM POE Author: J. MONTGOMERY GAMBRILL Language: English Subject: Fiction... ...... ...3] [Posted: August 21, 2003] SELECTIONS FROM POE Produced by Distributed Proofreaders SELECTIO... ...as an uneasy cessation of all things as before. But now there were twelve strokes to be sounded by the bell of the clock; and thus it happened, perh... ...of metal, and what appeared to be the dust of decayed woollen. One or two strokes of a spade upturned the blade of a large Spanish knife, and, as he... ... as paper. This reflection suggested some meaning--some relevancy--in the deaths-head. I did not fail to observe, also, the _form_ of the parchment.... ...north--main branch seventh limb east side--shoot from the left eye of the deaths-head--a bee line from the tree through the shot fifty feet out_....

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Deaths in November 2007

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... December >> The following is a list of notable deaths in November 2007. ... ...driver (Indianapolis 500). [14] Witold "Vitek" Kiełtyka, 23, Polish drummer (Decapitated), injuries from bus crash. [15]. ... ... [27] George Ratterman, 80, American professional football player (Cleveland Browns), complications from Alzheimer's disease.... ..., brain tumour. [76] Augustus F. Hawkins, 100, American member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California (1963–199... ... Tadahiro Sekimoto, 80, Japanese electronics engineer and business executive, former president and chairman of NEC, stroke. [88] ... ... 15 John Cross Jr, 82, American pastor of the 16th Street Baptist Church, stroke. [121] ... ... Vernon Scannell, 85, British poet, after long illness. [147] Gail Sheridan, 92, American actress, stroke. [148] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Selections from Poe

By: J. Montgomery Gambrill

...c Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: SELECTIONS FROM POE Author: J. MONTGOMERY GAMBRILL Language: English Subject: Fiction... ...... ...3] Character set encoding: UTF-8 SELECTIONS FROM POE Produced by Distributed Proofreaders SELECTIO... ...as an uneasy cessation of all things as before. But now there were twelve strokes to be sounded by the bell of the clock; and thus it happened, perh... ...of metal, and what appeared to be the dust of decayed woollen. One or two strokes of a spade upturned the blade of a large Spanish knife, and, as he... ... as paper. This reflection suggested some meaning--some relevancy--in the deaths-head. I did not fail to observe, also, the _form_ of the parchment.... ...north--main branch seventh limb east side--shoot from the left eye of the deaths-head--a bee line from the tree through the shot fifty feet out_.'...

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Deaths in May 2010

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... May June >> The following is a list of notable deaths in May 2010.... ...ian, Louisiana State Senator (1964–1972, 1976–1988), cancer. [23] Kirt Bennett, 42, American businessman, stroke. [24] ... ...tural causes. [34] Guenter Wendt, 85, German-born American spacecraft engineer (NASA ), heart failure and stroke. [35] ... ...ress, singer and variety show artist. [37] Danny Chandler, 50, American motocross champion, complications from paralysis. [38... ...(Czech) David E. Durston, 88, American film director and screenwriter (I Drink Your Blood), complications from pneumonia. [69... ...an activist, execution by hanging. [115] Craig Kauffman, 78, American painter and sculptor, complications from a stroke and p... ...vist, execution by hanging. [115] Craig Kauffman, 78, American painter and sculptor, complications from a stroke and pneumoni... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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From Mosses from an Old Manse

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

...M AN OLD MANSE by NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE From MOSSES FROM AN OLD MANSE Nathaniel Hawthorne Copyright © 2002 All Righ... ...blic Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membe... ...t his laboratory to the care of an assistant, cleared his fine countenance from the furnace smoke, washed the stain of acids from his fingers, and per... ... the sacred truths of our religion, and of saint-like lives and triumphant deaths, and of future bliss or misery unutterable, then did Goodman Brown t... ...the leaves of classic volumes; and clerks, likewise, who have caught their deaths on high official stools; and men of genius too, who have written she... ...ave been working each for the other's cause, and that every well-delivered stroke, which, with an honest purpose any mortal struck, even for a narrow ... ...set us on board in the turning of a minute-glass." And then was heard the stroke of oars. "Drowne," said Copley with a smile of intelligence, "you h... ...is arm of might, and was soon enveloped in the myriads of sparks which the strokes of his hammer scattered into the surrounding gloom. "Now, that is ...

...e of a spiritual affinity more attractive than any chemical one. He had left his laboratory to the care of an assistant, cleared his fine countenance from the furnace smoke, washed the stain of acids from his fingers, and persuaded a beautiful woman to become his wife. In those days when the comparatively recent discovery of electricity and other kindred mysteries of Natur...

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Deaths in February 2010

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... March >> The following is a list of notable deaths in February 2010. ... ...bruary 2010 1 Jack Brisco, 68, American professional wrestler, complications from open heart surgery. ... ... with Judy), pneumonia. [20] Rosa Lobato de Faria, 77, Portuguese writer and actress, complications from anemia. [21] (Portug... ...om anemia. [21] (Portuguese) Eustace Mullins, 86, American political writer, author and biographer, stroke. [22] ... ...eographer, heart attack. [23] Ng Teng Fong, 82, Chinese-born Singaporean businessman, complications from a cerebral hemorrhag... ...Greek) Bill Dudley, 88, American football player (Pittsburgh Steelers), Pro Football Hall of Famer, stroke. [42] ... ...s. [47] (Estonian) Phillip Martin, 83, American tribal chief (Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians), stroke. [48] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Terror Island

By: Maxwell Grant

.....................................................4 CHAPTER III. OUTBOUND FROM HAVANA................................................................ ..............................................................67 CHAPTER XIX. STROKE AND COUNTER−STROKE................................................. ..................................................75 CHAPTER XXII. THE LAST STROKE ..................................................................... ...A CROOK IS TRAPPED • CHAPTER II. A POSTPONED TRAIL • CHAPTER III. OUTBOUND FROM HAVANA • CHAPTER IV. THE STORM STRIKES • CHAPTER V. STRANGE WELCOM... ...APTER XVII. ABOARD THE DALMATIA • CHAPTER XVIII. THE ATTACK • CHAPTER XIX. STROKE AND COUNTER−STROKE • CHAPTER XX. MEN MARKED FOR DEATH • CHAPTER ... ...he night was excessively warm. When occasional breezes came, they floated in from the veranda. The light from the room repaid that service by casting ... ...he felt that the field was safe. Tomorrow, he would take steps to avenge the deaths of Dalavan and Golga. The Shadow had challenged Purvis Elger's hen... ...nly be clear by then. I shall have them notify the authorities regarding the deaths that have occurred here. "They will bring back sheriff and coroner... ...dvise any who choose to go out to use the utmost discretion. We want no more deaths." With this statement, Elger excused himself. He left the dining r...

...it was after dusk; and there was a reason for the open windows, because the night was excessively warm. When occasional breezes came, they floated in from the veranda....

...le of Contents: TERROR ISLAND, 1 -- Maxwell Grant, 1 -- Chapter I. A CROOK IS TRAPPED, 1 -- Chapter II. A POSTPONED TRAIL, 4 -- Chapter III. OUTBOUND FROM HAVANA, 9 -- Chapter IV. THE STORM STRIKES, 12 -- Chapter V. STRANGE WELCOMES, 16 -- Chapter VI. THE UNSEEN GUEST, 20 -- Chapter VII. CAVERNS OF WEALTH, 24 -- Chapter VIII. THE SHADOW ACTS, 28 -- Chapter IX. THE NEXT NIG...

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Deaths in March 2010

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... April >> The following is a list of notable deaths in March 2010. ... ...American singer (Redbone), lung cancer. [54] Fred Wedlock, 67, British folk musician, complications from pneumonia. [55] ... ...r accident. [56] Donald N. Frey, 87, American product planning manager, co-creator of Ford Mustang, stroke. [57] ... ...n and second-oldest in world. [86] Richard Stites, 78, American historian and author, complications from cancer. [87] ... .... [150] (German) Fatima Meer, 81, South African academic, screenwriter and anti-apartheid activist, stroke. [151] ... ...] (French) Cliff Livingston, 79, American football player (N.Y. Giants) and stuntman, complications from dementia with Lewy b... ...riginal activist, asbestosis. [251] Ebet Kadarusman, 73, Indonesian television and radio presenter, stroke. [252] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Terror Island

By: Maxwell Grant

...blic Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membe... ...OOK IS TRAPPED • CHAPTER II. A POSTPONED TRAIL • CHAPTER III. OUTBOUND FROM HAVANA • CHAPTER IV. THE STORM STRIKES • CHAPTER V. STRANGE WELCOM... ...R XVII. ABOARD THE DALMATIA • CHAPTER XVIII. THE ATTACK • CHAPTER XIX. STROKE AND COUNTER-STROKE • CHAPTER XX. MEN MARKED FOR DEATH • CHAPTER ... ...OR DEATH • CHAPTER XXI. FIGHTERS OF THE NIGHT • CHAPTER XXII. THE LAST STROKE • CHAPTER XXIII. NEW DAWN CHAPTER I. A CROOK IS TRAPPED AN elderl... ... night was excessively warm. When occasional breezes came, they floated in from the veranda. The light from the room repaid that service by casting i... ...s furrowed in a puzzled frown. The elderly man was studying a telegram; he stroked his chin as he read the message. The wire was from Havana; its mess... ... felt that the field was safe. Tomorrow, he would take steps to avenge the deaths of Dalavan and Golga. The Shadow had challenged Purvis Elger's henc... ...y be clear by then. I shall have them notify the authorities regarding the deaths that have occurred here. "They will bring back sheriff and coroner.... ...ise any who choose to go out to use the utmost discretion. We want no more deaths." With this statement, Elger excused himself. He left the dining ro...

...it was after dusk; and there was a reason for the open windows, because the night was excessively warm. When occasional breezes came, they floated in from the veranda. The light from the room repaid that service by casting its soft glow beyond the outside screen. The illumination revealed the long, crinkly leafed branches of palm trees against the porch....

...· CHAPTER I. A CROOK IS TRAPPED · CHAPTER II. A POSTPONED TRAIL · CHAPTER III. OUTBOUND FROM HAVANA · CHAPTER IV. THE STORM STRIKES · CHAPTER V. STRANGE WELCOMES · CHAPTER VI. THE UNSEEN GUEST · CHAPTER VII. CAVERNS OF WEALTH · CHAPTER VIII. THE SHADOW ACTS · CHAPTER IX. THE NEXT NIGHT · CHAPTER X. THE SHADOW'S ...

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Deaths in April 2010

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... May >> The following is a list of notable deaths in April 2010. ... .... [3] John Forsythe, 92, American actor (Bachelor Father, Charlie's Angels, Dynasty), complications from pneumonia. [4] ... ...ker (Bank One Corporation). [42] Kelly Moran, 49, American motorcycle speedway racer, complications from emphysema. [43] ... ... 9 Bob Franks, 58, American politician, member of the House of Representatives from New Jersey (1993–200... ...1] 10 Dixie Carter, 70, American actress (Designing Women, Diff'rent Strokes), endometrial can... ... David B. Stone, 82, American businessman, principal founder of the New England Aquarium, complications from a stroke. [166] ... ... Dede Allen, 86, American film editor (Bonnie and Clyde, Dog Day Afternoon, The Breakfast Club), stroke. [227] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Mosses from an Old Manse

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

...niel Hawthorne A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Mosses from an Old Manse by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a publication of the Pennsylv... ...document or for the file as an electronic transmission, in any way. Mosses from an Old Manse by Nathaniel Hawthorne , the Pennsylvania State Universi... ...a State University is an equal opportunity university. 3 Hawthorne Mosses From An Old Manse by Nathaniel Hawthorne THE BIR THE BIR THE BIR THE BIR TH... ...he sacred truths of our reli gion, and of saint like lives and triumphant deaths, and of future bliss or misery unutterable, then did Goodman Brown t... ...the leaves of classic volumes; and clerks, likewise, who have caught their deaths on high official stools; and men of genius too, who have written she... ...ave been working each for the other’s cause, and that every well delivered stroke, which, with an honest purpose any 94 Mosses from an Old Manse mort... ... set us on board in the turning of a minute glass.” And then was heard the stroke of oars. “Drowne,” said Copley with a smile of intelligence, “you ha... ...is arm of might, and was soon enveloped in the myriads of sparks which the strokes of his hammer scattered into the surrounding gloom. “Now, that is a...

Excerpt: Mosses from an Old Manse by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

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Deaths in August 2010

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... September >> The following is a list of notable deaths in August 2010. ... ...as Supreme Court (2009–2010). [20] Gary Johnson, 57, American football player (San Diego Chargers), stroke. [21] ... ...(Houston Astros, Oakland Athletics). [45] Jerry Flint, 79, American automotive journalist (Forbes), stroke. [46] ... ...my), founder and commander of the Selous Scouts. [74] Ted Stevens, 86, American politician, Senator from Alaska (1968–2009), ... ...sinessman, owner of Southampton F.C. [95] Dan Rostenkowski, 82, American politician, Representative from Illinois (1959–1995)... ...ican professional wrestler, heart failure. [117] Patrick Cauvin, 77, French novelist, complications from cancer. [118] ... ... Subair, 48, Indian actor, heart attack. [185] Héctor Velásquez, 58, Chilean Olympic boxer, stroke. [186] (Spanish) ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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Vandrad the Viking

By: J. Storer Clouston

...d the Viking. It contained much wonderful magic, and some astonishingly hard strokes, as they told it; but reading between their lines, the magic bear... ...trong resemblance to many spells cast even at this day, and as for the sword strokes, there was need for them to be hard in Norway then. For that was ... ...ory runs, an old man came slowly along a woodland track that uncoiled itself from the mountain passes and snow−crowned inlands of Norway. Presently th... ...ight down to the water's edge, there was a great bustle and movement of men. From the upland valley at the fiord head, warriors trooped down to the sh... ...called out gruffly, "Make way, old man! Give room to pass." Roused abruptly from his reverie, the dreamer turned quietly, but made no movement to the... ...too, from their fate? I heard naught of them, and wish only to hear of their deaths. Too many enemies have I helped already." Helgi was about to reply... ...n to one, at the least, but never an inch of ground did we give, and never a stroke did we spare. Methinks," he concluded with a chuckle, "they will r...

...e but a warlike memory, the skalds of Sogn still sang this tale of Vandrad the Viking. It contained much wonderful magic, and some astonishingly hard strokes, as they told it; but reading between their lines, the magic bears a strong resemblance to many spells cast even at this day, and as for the sword strokes, there was need for them to be hard in Norway then. For that w...

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Deaths in July 2008

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...uly August >> The following is a list of notable deaths in July 2008... ...amp Concentration, The Brave Little Toaster), suicide. [29] Jesse Helms, 86, American politician, senator from North Carolina... ...n), sister of Suzy Parker, Alzheimer's disease. [52] Clem McSpadden, 82, American politician, congressman from Oklahoma (1973... ...Dutch) Steven Thomas, 36, American entrepreneur missing since 30 June, body found on this date after fall from Pali Lookout. ... ...dra Gupta, 62, Bangladeshi poet, gallbladder cancer. [143] Jerome Holtzman, 82, American baseball writer, stroke. [144] ... ...ke, 95, British actor (Paul Temple) and playwright. [234] Vittorio Fiorucci, 75, Canadian graphic artist, stroke. [235] ... ... Deaths by month ... ... Lists of deaths by year ...

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