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The Civilization of Illiteracy

By: Mihai Nadin

...IHAI NADIN Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF ILLITERACY Title: THE CIVILIZATION OF ILLITERACY Author: MIHAI NADI... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...pitome of the Civilization of Illiteracy For the love of trade "The best of the useful and the best of the ornamental" The rear-view mirror ... ... Plenty of questions The equation of a compromise To be a child Who are we kidding? What about alternatives? Book Four Langu... ...llenge. Tentative upon entering the territory of new possibilities, we have no choice but to go ahead. Some-the pioneers, inventors, entrep... ... The major accomplishment of analyzing illiteracy so far has been the listing of symptoms: the decrease in functional literacy; a general deg... ...sics, but philosophy. Since Melanchton can no longer be subjected to multiple choice or to IQ tests, we will never know if he could make it ... ...iency of the message they put in the mouths of politicians, soap-opera actors, businessmen, activists and many others in need of somebody to wr... ...ssociated with the experience of writing. Language in its written form appeared as a sui generis social memory, as potential history. T...

...Foreward Introduction Literacy in a Changing World Thinking about alternatives Progressing towards illiteracy? Book One The Chasm Between Yesterday and Tomorrow Contrasting characters Choose a letter and click Keeping up with faster living Loaded literacy ...

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List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners

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...This is a list of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners. The Academy A... ...This is a list of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners. The Academy Award ... ...This is a list of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners. The Academy Award for Best ... ...This is a list of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners. The Academy Award for Best Pic... ...This is a list of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners. The Academy Award for Best Picture is o... ...t Picture Academy Award winners. The Academy Award for Best Picture is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion ... ...of 2013, 86 films have won the Academy Award for Best Picture. Each of the actors in this list has appeared in two or more such films. This list conta... ...ms have won the Academy Award for Best Picture. Each of the actors in this list has appeared in two or more such films. This list contains a total of ... ... Most Appearances in Best Picture Nominees - Actors who appeared in the most Best Picture nominees are: Bess Flowers (23 films)...

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Archived Information to Assure the Free Appropriate Public Education of All Children with Disabilities

By: Richard Zeller

...TO ASSURE THE FREE APPROPRIATE PUBLIC EDUCATION OF ALL CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES Individuals with Disabilities Education A... ...es are provided to children and youth with disabilities. The first module in this section presents some of the changes to the Individuals with Disabi... ...law now specifically requires that FAPE must be made available to children who are suspended or expelled. State and local educational agencies (SEAs ... ...er, despite their better academic perfor mance, females with disabilities have less positive EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 20TH A NNUAL R EPORT TO C ONGRESS: ... ...hool systems, and families and that identifies, develops, and communicates best prac tices to improve results for children with disabilities. RRCs h... ...... i INTRODUCTION ............................................... x i i i LIST OF TABLES..............................................x x v i LIST OF... ...es are provided to a child); many infants and toddlers receive services in multiple settings. Some SECTION II. STUDENT CHARACTERISTICS II 4 20TH A ... ... have the same level of education as men, they earn less. Several other f actors may contribute to the lower incomes earned by women with disabilitie... ...des continuity for children and families. Transition from Part C to Part B appeared to go fairly smoothly in Maine and Oregon where there is one lead ...

... background information on the setting within which special education services are provided to children and youth with disabilities. The first module in this section presents some of the changes to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act resulting from the IDEA Amendments of 1997. The second module describes the implementation of State accountability systems....

...Table of Contents: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY, i -- INTRODUCTION, xiii -- LIST OF TABLES, xxvi -- LIST OF FIGURES, xxviii -- SECTION I. CONTEXT/ENVIRONMENT -- Overview of the IDEA Amendments of 1997, I-1 -- The Six Principles of IDEA, I-1 -...

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Academy Award

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...s the Oscars, are the most prominent and most watched film awards ceremony in the world. Awarded annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sc... ...watched film awards ceremony in the world. Awarded annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences since 1929 in Los Angeles, it recognize... ... placed second, behind Katharine Hepburn, on the American Film Institute's list of the greatest female stars of all time. (more...) ... ... The first movie to win a best picture award was the 1927 film Wings. ... ... Only six directors have won Oscars for their screen debuts [1]: Delbert Mann, Jerome Robbins, ... ...ns six Oscars including Best Picture and Best Director for Kathryn Bigelow who became the first woman to win that award. ... ... List of Academy Award-winning films • List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners • L... ... List of Academy Award-winning films • List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winnersList of Asian Aca... ... List of Academy Award-winning films • List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winnersList of Asian Academy Award w...

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The History Guide

...the basis for my upper division European intellectual history and history of European socialism classes at Florida Atlantic University (Boca Raton an... ... (Raleigh, NC). The lectures presented here are between five and ten pages in length and are meant to be downloaded and printed. Of course, you can r... ...cation is something much more than a classroom and grades. If I appear to have contributed something to your own knowledge of yourself and others, pl... ...ll take you to a related page of information (located at this site) and a list of resources for further exploration. If the title of a work is hyperl... ...d -- July 21, 2003 Conditions of Use I aim here only at revealing myself, who will perhaps be different tomorrow, if I learn something new which cha... ...his assignment. If you insist on taking notes from the text it is perhaps best to organize them into outline format, otherwise you will be re-writin... ...announced, be sure to find out what kind of an exam it will be: objective, multiple choice, short answer, essay, maps etc. Make sure your instructor ... ...chance that Marshall is already familiar with any arguments that may have appeared in Brown's book. So, why waste your time reading Brown when Marsh... ...those dramas he considered best. The archon allotted to each tragedian his actors, paid at state expense, and a producer (choregus). On the appointed...

...I aim here only at revealing myself, who will perhaps be different tomorrow, if I learn something new which changes me. I have no authority to be believed, nor do I want it, feeling myself too ill-instructed to instruct others. (Montaigne) The History Guide has ...

...TABLE OF CONTENTS Lecture 1: Modern European Intellectual History: An Introduction Lecture 2: The Medieval World View (1) Lecture 3: The Medieval World View (2) Lecture 4: The Medieval Synthesis and the Renaissance Discovery of Man...

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Academy Award for Best Picture

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... Awarded for Best Picture of the Year Cou... ... Awarded for Best Picture of the Year Country ... ... the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually since the awards inception in 1929, by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to prod... ...s at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, where the Academy Awards ceremonies have been held since 2002, showcase every film that has won the Best Pictur... ...al Rules for the Best Picture of the Year Award" limit recipients to those who meet two main requirements:[7] those with... ...ident Sid Ganis said in a press conference. "I can't wait to see what that list of 10 looks like when the nominees are announced in February."[10] At ... ...a Award for Best Theatrical Motion Picture Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Pictur... ...ward winners and nominees List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners ... ... and nominees List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book VI : Our Psychological Motivations

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

... 0 “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Sea... ... 0 “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Uto... ...r. Chan. Wanda Wang suggested that we meet you when we were in Singaling.‖ —―Glad to meet you all. Please just call me Chuck. I know you have s... ...sumptions that Wanda talks about. I may have an inferiority complex, as probably we all do in varying degrees. I then may hit or kill someone who is... .... Then in the middle is you, or your ego, deciding whether you will give in to the urges or do what your religion or your society tells you is best. ... ...never have dreamed of. ―In another university study students were told to administer electric shocks to others who were to learn word lists.... ...s to others who were to learn word lists. Those doing the shocking were not aware that the people they were supposedly shocking were actually actors... ...vailable for school causes. I remember one time she, and a very short classmate of hers dressed in a tuxedo, and with her in her best formal, appear... ...lygamous sect that calls itself Mormon, although it has long since been rebuked and excommunicated from the main Mormon Church. The men marry multip...

...Table of Contents IN THE HOTEL 8 LOOKING FOR HAPPINESS 10 WE MUST THINK MORE DEEPLY—AND UNDERSTAND OUR THINKING 20 OUR BASIC ASSUMPTIONS 24 -- THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR VALUES -- 24 SELF-CENTEREDASSUMPTIONS 32 GODBASEDASSUMPTIONS 41 C...

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Academy Award for Best Original Song

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... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... .../www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Original Song is one of the awards given annually to people working in... ...r Best Original Song is one of the awards given annually to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sc... ...tion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). It is presented to the songwriters who have composed the best original song written specifically for a film. T... ... Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). It is presented to the songwriters who have composed the best original song written specifically for a film. The p... ...Performances at the awards ceremony 4 List of winners and nominees ... ... 5.1 Most awards won 5.2 Multiple-winning songs 5.3... ...he same issue arose two years earlier with "In the Deep" from Crash, which appeared on Kathleen "Bird" York's 2003 album The Velvet Hour after being w... ...Academy Awards instead of the South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut voice actors, Trey Parker and Mary Kay Bergman (Bergman actually died a few month...

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Gaining the Arts Advantage Lessons from School Districts That Value Arts Education

By: Harriet Mayor Fulbright

...S and ARTS EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP GORDON AMBACH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR COUNCIL OF CHIEF STATE SCHOOL OFFICERS WASHINGTON, DC BENJAMIN CANADA SUPERINTENDEN... ...E OF MUSEUM AND LIBRARY SERVICES WASHINGTON, DC DOUG HERBERT DIRECTOR ARTS IN EDUCATION NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS WASHINGTON, DC JIM HERBERT DIR... ... leaders through- out the United States about public school districts that have made competence in the arts as well as literacy one of the fundamental... ...eb site – provide answers to both sets of "how." It documents some of the best practices used by these school districts to address staffing, program ... ...ools. We are grateful to the countless individuals in all of the districts who contributed their time, wisdom, and enthusiasm to make this report mean... ...They look for activities that provide not just one means of assessment but multiple ways to track and evaluate a student's progress. They want materia... ...wing and sculpture, mathemati- cal-logical abilities through producing and listening to music, kinesthetic or physical abilities through dance, interp... ... of world-class artists in the district's classrooms. Dancers, musicians, actors, visual artists from City Center, Young Audiences, Studio- in-a-Scho... ...usic program at the elementary and middle school levels. This information appeared in the newspapers, and at the next board meeting 150 taxpayers wer...

...Excerpt: This report responds to questions posed by school and community leaders throughout the United States about public school districts that have made competence in the arts as well as literacy one of the fundamental purposes of schooling for all their students. As Dr. Benjamin Canada, then superintendent in Atlanta, Georgia, and now in Portland, Oregon, put it to...

...Table of Contents: FOREWORD, .PAGE 4 -- by Harriet Mayor Fulbright -- and Richard J. Deasy -- INTRODUCTION, PAGE 5 -- by Ramon C. Cortines -- HOW THE STUDY WAS CONDUCTED, PAGE 7 -- THE STUDY'S FINDINGS, PAGE 9 -- SCHOOL DISTRICT CA...

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List of people who have won Academy, Emmy, Grammy, and Tony Awards

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...Twelve people have won all four major annual American entertainment awards in a competitive, individual (non-group), category: the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar... ...[3] Winning all four awards has been referred to as winning the grand slam of show business.[4][5] The acronym EGOT was coined by actor Philip Michael... ... Winners of all four awards To date, twelve individuals have won all four awards in competitive categories.[3] ... ... Audrey Hepburn and Rita Moreno have been awarded the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award. Hepburn has a... ...afonte's Oscar).[3] The following are the four artists who also have won the four major awards but not exclusively in the main com... ... Academy Awards: 1945: Best Song – "It Might as Well Be Spring" from State Fair ... ...r and Best New Artist. He was also the first Grand Slam winner to have won multiple legs of the feat for the same work – an Oscar and a Grammy fo... ...2001: Best Musical – The Producers When he appeared on the 26 January 2015 episode of Real Time with Bill Maher, Brook... ...Primetime Emmy Award has led to debate over her inclusion in the "official list." In the 30 Rock episode "Dealbreakers Talk Show#0001", Goldberg (play...

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Preface and Acknowledgments

...l Based Management 1 VOLUME I PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Assessment of School Based Management 2 PREFACE The world has changed around our o... ...ing the majority of the twentieth century are finding themselves operating in a radically new environment facing changed expectations and requirements... ...f school districts that are trying some form of it. Its results, however, have been less impressive. School based management takes a long time to im... ...anagement study are intended for policy makers, practitioners and scholars who deal with educational administration and policy. Our intent was that t... ... Written for educators in the field and policy makers, the Summary (which appeared in the September 1995 issue of Kappan) concludes with some implica... ... Assessment of School Based Management 14 VOLUME I TABLE OF CONTENTS LIST OF TABLES AND FIGURES.................................................. ...f using decentralized management to reform education. People say that the best decisions are those made closest to the students but few realize the e... ...ies for Success Assessment of School Based Management 23 1. Establish multiple, teacher led decision making teams. In schools where SBM worked,... ...ion, knowledge and skills, and rewards will be required if school level actors are to have the capacity to make the changes required to implement t...

...Excerpt: The world has changed around our organizations. American organizations that were performing well during the majority of the twentieth century are finding themselves operating in a radically new environment facing changed expectations and requirements. Organizations are now being forced to redesign themselves to ensure their prosperity in th...

...Table of Contents: Table I-A -- Requests by Type of Organization -- Private sector organizations 59 -- Universities and colleges 88 -- Schools and school districts 114 -- Miscellaneous 51 -- (e.g., individuals) -- Educational organ...

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Doctor Who

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...the BBC from 1963 to the present day. The programme depicts the adventures of the Doctor, a Time Lord—a space and time-travelling humanoid alien. He e... ... Lord—a space and time-travelling humanoid alien. He explores the universe in his TARDIS, a sentient time-travelling space ship. Its exterior appears ... ...television film. The programme was relaunched in 2005 by Russell T Davies, who was showrunner and head writer for the first five years of its revival,... ...ich was credited as a co-producer.[4] Doctor Who also spawned spin-offs in multiple media, including Torchwood (2006–2011) and The Sarah Jane Adventur... ...09–2010); and a single pilot episode of K-9 and Company (1981). There also have been many spoofs and cultural references to the character in other med... ...ral references to the character in other media. Twelve actors have headlined the series as the Doctor. The transition from one act... ...ord. History Doctor Who first appeared on BBC TV at 17:16:20 GMT, eighty seconds after the scheduled prog... ...ration sequence, carrying on as the Seventh. For more information, see the list of actors who have played the Doctor. In other media, the Doctor has b... ...0s, but without the Doctor. A pilot episode ("A Girl's Best Friend") for a potential spinoff series, K-9 and Company, was aired in...

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Our Legal Heritage, 4Th Ed

By: S. A. Reilly

....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...C) 2002 Preface This was written to appreciate what laws have been in existence for a long time and therefore have proven their su... ...rta, which is quoted in Chapter 7, is the first statute of England and is listed first in the "Statutes of the Realm" and the "Statutes at Large". T... ... their clan or bought or captured other women, perhaps with the help of a best man. They carried their unwilling wives over the thresholds of their ... ...g enough to fell a tree, although the process was very slow. The king, who was tall and strong, led his men in hunting groups to kill deer and ot... ...he weightiest decisions were made. Other professional itinerant justices appeared periodically in all counties of the nation to hear certain crimin... ...specially popular. The Queen and various earls each employed players and actors, who went on tour as a troupe and performed on a round open-air sta... ...ning cash note tended to be for round sums of at least twenty pounds and multiples of five pounds. The Bank of England had a monopoly on issuing no...

...Preface This was written to appreciate what laws have been in existence for a long time and therefore have proven their success in maintaining a stable society. Its purpose is also to see the historical context in which our legal doctrines developed. It includes the incepti...

...Table of Contents Chapters: 1. Tort law as the first written law: to 600 2. Oaths and perjury: 600-900 3. Marriage law: 900-1066 4. Martial law: 1066-1100 5. Criminal law and prosecution: 1100-1154 6. Common Law for all freemen: 11...

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Academy Awards

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... Awarded for Excellence in cinematic achievements Co... ... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ...ishments for the preceding year. For example, 12 Years a Slave was awarded Best Picture for 2013, although the Oscar ceremony was conducted in 2014. A... ...conducted in 2014. As of the 87th awards ceremony, a total of 2,947 Oscars have been awarded since the inception of the award.[6] ... ...ve spokes. The five spokes represent the original branches of the Academy: Actors, Writers, Directors, Producers, and Technicians.[9] ... ...llywood List of living actors from the Golden Age of Hollywood ... ...in the same year List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners ... ...me year List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners ... ... List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners ...

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The Gutenberg Encyclopedia

....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...the symbols for the semi-vowels y and w. The Phoenician name, which must have corresponded closely to the Hebrew Aleph, was taken over by the Gree... ...1. AARON, the traditional founder and head of the Jewish priesthood, who, in company with Moses, led the Israelites out of Egypt (see EXODUS; ... ...art of the country. Aasen's famous Dictionary of the Norwegian Dialects appeared in its original form in 1850, and from this publication dates al... ... and philosophical systems of Averroes and other Arabian writers. His best known works are the Conciliator differentiarum quae inter philosopho... ...oygh his work as a bibliographer showed such results as the exhaustive list of writings (5300 in all) on the doctrine of the future life, append... ... masquerades were given. In 1645 Mazarin brought from Italy a troupe of actors, and established them in the rue du Petit Bourbon, where they gave... ...ness variously described as ``alcoholism,'' ``peripheral neuritis'' or ``multiple neuritis.'' This affected about 6000 persons and resulted in abo...

...Encyclopedia. A. This letter of ours corresponds to the first symbol in the Phoenician alphabet and in almost all its descendants. In Phoenician, a, like the symbols for e and for o, did not represent a vowel, but a breathing; the vowels originally were ...

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78th Academy Awards

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... Highlights Best Picture Crash ... ... Brokeback Mountain, Crash, King Kong and Memoirs of a Geisha (3) Most nominat... ... Brokeback Mountain (8) TV in the United States Network... ... Academy Honorary Award 1.2 Multiple nominations and awards 1.3 ... ... Good Night, and Good Luck Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.[21] ... ...006, Cates announced that actor, comedian, and talk show host Jon Stewart, who had previously hosted two consecutive Grammy Awards ceremonies in 2001 ... ... and companies participated in the production of the ceremony. Halle Berry appeared in an opening comedic sketch.[35] Actor Tom Hanks participated in ... ... Post bemoaned, "It's hard to believe that professional entertainers could have put together a show less entertaining than this year's Oscars, hosted ... ... See also 12th Screen Actors Guild Awards 26th Golden Raspberry Awards ...

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The Complete Poems of Sir Thomas Moore

By: Thomas Moore

...OMAS MOORE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF SIR THOMAS MOORE Title: THE COMPLETE POEMS OF SIR THOMAS MOORE Auth... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...s termed in Ireland. Thomas received his schooling from Mr. Samuel Whyte, who had been Sheridan's first preceptor, a man of more than average litera... ...ter, and a leader in the dramatic recreations. His aptitude for verse appeared at an early age. In 1790 he composed an epilogue to a piece acted... ...he was soon launched upon a current of ideas and associations which might have conducted a person of more self-oblivious patriotism to the scaffold ... ..., under Lord Melbourne's ministry, an annual literary pension of L300 was bestowed upon the then elderly poet. Nor can it be said that Moore's worth... ...he biographer's good sense and taste. The Life of Byron succeeded, in the list of Moore's writings, a History of Ireland, contributed in 1827 to La... ... has friends. Friends, did I say? for fixing friends, or parts, Engaging actors, or engaging hearts, There's nothing like him! wits, at his request... ...e're robbed of this dear, oratorical man, Who combines in himself all the multiple glory Of, Orangeman, Saint, quondam Papist and Tory;-- (Choice m...

...Thomas Moore was born in Dublin on the 28th of May 1780. Both his parents were Roman-Catholics; and he was, as a matter of course, brought up in the same religion, and adhered to it?not perhaps with any extreme zeal?throughout his life. His father...

...Letter I. From Alciphron at Alexandria to Cleon at Athens. II. From the Same to the Same. III. From the Same to the Same. IV. From Orcus, High Priest of Memphis, to Decius, the Praetorian Prefect....

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List of African-American firsts

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... Slavery in the United States ... ...eology Nation of Islam ... ... Lists ... ... One commonly cited example is that of Jackie Robinson, who was the first African American of the modern era to become a Major Leag... ... 1881 First African American whose signature appeared on U.S. paper currency: Blanche K. Bruce, Register of the Treasury... ... 1931 First African-American composer to have symphony performed by leading orchestra: William Grant Still, Symphony... ... First African American to win an Academy Award: Hattie McDaniel (Best Supporting Actress, Gone with the Wind, 1939)[93] ... ...e with African-American interracial marriage: One Potato, Two Potato,[156] actors Bernie Hamilton and Barbara Barrie, written by Orville H. Hampton, R... ...ture, Waku, Prince of the Bantu, who headlined one of four features in the multiple-character omnibus series Jungle Tales (Sept. 1954 – Sept. 1955), f...

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The Complete Poems of Sir Thomas Moore

By: Thomas Moore

... World Public Library.org SIR THOMAS MOORE Title: THE COMPLETE POEMS OF SIR THOMAS MOORE Author: THOMAS MOORE Language: English Subject: Fictio... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...s termed in Ireland. Thomas received his schooling from Mr. Samuel Whyte, who had been Sheridan's first preceptor, a man of more than average litera... ...ter, and a leader in the dramatic recreations. His aptitude for verse appeared at an early age. In 1790 he composed an epilogue to a piece acted... ...he was soon launched upon a current of ideas and associations which might have conducted a person of more self-oblivious patriotism to the scaffold ... ..., under Lord Melbourne's ministry, an annual literary pension of £300 was bestowed upon the then elderly poet. Nor can it be said that Moore's worth... ... biographer's good sense and taste. The _Life of Byron_ succeeded, in the list of Moore's writings, a _History of Ireland_, contributed in 1827 to ... ...as friends. Friends, did I say? for fixing friends, or _parts_, Engaging actors, or engaging hearts, There's nothing like him! wits, at his request... ...e're robbed of this dear, oratorical man, Who combines in himself all the multiple glory Of, Orangeman, Saint, _quondam_ Papist and Tory;-- (Choice...

...THOMAS MOORE: Thomas Moore was born in Dublin on the 28th of May 1780. Both his parents were Roman-Catholics; and he was, as a matter of course, brought up in the same religion, and adhered to it?not perhaps with any extreme zeal?throughout his life. His father...

...Letter I. From Alciphron at Alexandria to Cleon at Athens. II. From the Same to the Same. III. From the Same to the Same. IV. From Orcus, High Priest of Memphis, to Decius, the Praetorian Prefect. All in the Family Way. All that's Bright must Fade. Almighty God. Alone in Crowds to wander on. Amatory Colloquy between Bank and Government. Anacreon, Odes of. I. I saw the Smil...

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List of recurring The Simpsons characters

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... The Simpsons includes a large array of supporting characters: co-workers, teachers, family friends, extended re... ...y of these characters as one-time jokes or for fulfilling needed functions in the town. A number of them have gained expanded roles and have subsequen... ...ime jokes or for fulfilling needed functions in the town. A number of them have gained expanded roles and have subsequently starred in their own episo... ...voiced by Tress MacNeille)[2] is the mother of Principal Skinner and first appeared in the first season episode "The Crepes of Wrath" as an old woman ... ...appeared in the first season episode "The Crepes of Wrath" as an old woman who embarrassingly calls her son "Spanky". However, as episodes progressed,... ...demeanor and Castellaneta's voice for the character are based on Roy Cohn, best known as Joe McCarthy's chief counsel during the Communist witchhunts ... ... so as not to disillusion children). Jaws Wired Shut revealed that all the actors who have played Duffman have died ("Duffman can never die; only the ... ... Winkly Town, and The Happy Little Elves meet Fuzzy Snuggleduck (which was listed as an R-rated movie along with Thelma & Louise and The Erotic Aw... ...Tale Heart"-style guilt before replacing it. This episode is referenced in multiple Simpsons video games such as The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Muta...

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Gaining the Arts Advantage

By: D. John

...S and ARTS EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP GORDON AMBACH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR COUNCIL OF CHIEF STATE SCHOOL OFFICERS WASHINGTON, DC BENJAMIN CANADA SUPERINTENDEN... ...E OF MUSEUM AND LIBRARY SERVICES WASHINGTON, DC DOUG HERBERT DIRECTOR ARTS IN EDUCATION NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS WASHINGTON, DC JIM HERBERT DIR... ... leaders through- out the United States about public school districts that have made competence in the arts as well as literacy one of the fundamental... ...eb site – provide answers to both sets of "how." It documents some of the best practices used by these school districts to address staffing, program ... ...ools. We are grateful to the countless individuals in all of the districts who contributed their time, wisdom, and enthusiasm to make this report mean... ...They look for activities that provide not just one means of assessment but multiple ways to track and evaluate a student's progress. They want materia... ...wing and sculpture, mathemati- cal-logical abilities through producing and listening to music, kinesthetic or physical abilities through dance, interp... ... of world-class artists in the district's classrooms. Dancers, musicians, actors, visual artists from City Center, Young Audiences, Studio- in-a-Scho... ...usic program at the elementary and middle school levels. This information appeared in the newspapers, and at the next board meeting 150 taxpayers wer...

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...Table of Contents: FOREWORD, .PAGE 4 -- by Harriet Mayor Fulbright -- and Richard J. Deasy -- INTRODUCTION, PAGE 5 -- by Ramon C. Cortines -- HOW THE STUDY WAS CONDUCTED, PAGE 7 -- THE STUDY'S FINDINGS, PAGE 9 -- SCHOOL DISTRICT CA...

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Warren Beatty

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...y in Shampoo (1975) ... ... Beatty has been nominated for 14 Academy Awards, and has won the Best Director Award and the Academy's highest honor, the Irving G. Thalberg... ...in 2007. Since Orson Welles for Citizen Kane, Beatty is the only person to have been nominated for best producer, director, writer and actor in the sa... ...rginia. During the 1950s, the family resided in the Dominion Hills section of Arlington.[5] Beatty's elder sister is the actress/dancer/writer Shirley... ... High School in Arlington. Encouraged to act by the success of his sister, who had recently established herself as a Hollywood star, he decided to wor... ...eviews and did not fare well commercially. Beatty has appeared briefly in numerous documentaries, including: Arthur Penn, 1922–: ... ...ty to star in the title role of The Great Gatsby. But like many well-known actors during that time, Beatty turned the part down. However, Beatty was m... ...ed producing and possibly direct, as well), The Doctor, Nixon, Schindler's List and Boogie Nights in which Beatty admits he regrets not being in. Duri... ... Since the 1960s, Beatty has been active in the Democratic Party. In multiple forums he has addressed campaign finance reform, the increasing di...

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And Gulliver Returns Book IV : A Look at Our Human Values

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...0 ―. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS‖ --In Search of Utopia— Book 4 A Look at Human Values 1 ... ...0 ―. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS‖ --In Search of Utopia— Book 4 A Look at Human Values 1 ―. . . ... ............................. 304 From a self centered point of view animals have rights. .................................................... 308 Self... ... is a retired businessman. He finds your country fascinating and wants to list it on the New York Stock Exchange. Lee isn‘t so sure he likes Kino. Th... ...n dishes. They even make a Texas chili, but it‘s too tame for those of us who like Szechwan and Thai.‖ --―My taste buds have been destroyed by... ... children will have parents capable of loving them and helping them be the best they can be. But I‘m sure he has strong psychological motivations. In... ...ch, the ancient Greeks and Romans, and many other groups have believed in multiple theistic gods. So polytheism should certainly be recognized. Some... ...by them; for the arguments of the Deists, which were quote to be refuted, appeared to me much stronger than the refutations, in short, I soon became... ...hange. The situations change. The rationalizations for the actions of the actors change. It is in the reporting of the actions, actors and oratory t...

...Overpopulation is responsible for many of our planet's problems--global warming, the lack of fresh water, poverty, high gasoline and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even ...

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Sean Astin

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...ruary 25, 1971) is an American actor, director, voice artist, and producer best known for his film roles as Samwise Gamgee in The Lord of the Rings tr... ...voice artist, and producer best known for his film roles as Samwise Gamgee in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Mikey Walsh in The Goonies, and the title... ..., and producer best known for his film roles as Samwise Gamgee in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Mikey Walsh in The Goonies, and the title character o... ...y Walsh in The Goonies, and the title character of Rudy. In television, he appeared as Lynn McGill in season five of 24[1] and currently voices Raphae... ...s born to 23-year-old Duke, after a scandalous affair with Desi Arnaz Jr., who was only 17. Arnaz's mother, Lucille Ball, disapproved of the relations... ...awards from the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures and the Screen Actors Guild. He and other cast members became very clo... ... Rings, Astin has continued to work in film and television. His film roles have included the Adam Sandler comedies 50 First Dates and Click. Astin pla... ...ntial election, Astin lent his support to Senator Hillary Clinton and made multiple campaign appearances on her behalf, including joining Clinton's da... ... Complete list ...

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After the Rain

By: Sam Vaknin

....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...utin in Transition The Honorary Academic Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes? Who is Guarding the Guards? Herzl's Butlers The Phlegm and the Anima An ... ... they put the gospel to. In trying to put an end to history, they seem to have provoked another round of it – more vicious, more enduring, more tra... ...ty and vehemence that they invest in glorifying peace. And the population listens and follows these dark skinned pied pipers. Lately, they have bee... ...e is referring to English. His country – he triumphantly shrills – is the best, an island of civilization among the barbarians at the gates. He enu... ... big brothers. A motion picture gone awry: the plot long forgotten, the actors wondering forlornly on a dilapidated scene and the credits flashing... ...rivatisation" – it reacted with suppressed rage, with despair, with the multiple sadness which is nostalgia. The land has split between a colour... ...arbarian tribes: the Visigoths, the Huns, the Ostrogoths. When the Slavs appeared on the heels of these invasions, the Illyrians regarded them as...

...This document contains chapters such as The Cavemen and the Alien Is Transition Possible?, Can Socialist Professors of Economics Teach Capitalism?, and The Poets and the Eclipse....

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Lauren Bacall

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...stinctive husky voice and sultry looks. She first emerged as a leading lady in the Humphrey Bogart film To Have and Have Not (1944) and continu... ...ooks. She first emerged as a leading lady in the Humphrey Bogart film To Have and Have Not (1944) and continued on in the film noir genre, wi... ... Broadway in musicals, gaining Tony Award s for Applause in 1970 and Woman of the Year in 1981. Her performance in the movie The Mirror Has Two ... ...acall was ranked #20 of the 25 actresses on the AFI's 100 Years... 100 Stars list by the American Film Institute . In 2009, she was selected by the... ... New York City, she was the only child of Natalie Weinstein-Bacal, a secretary who later legally changed her surname to Bacall, and William Perske, wh... ... film, and that studio boss Jack Warner did not care about quality. She then appeared with Bogart in the films noir The Big Sleep (1946) and Da... ...88), and Rob Reiner 's Misery (1990). In 1997, Bacall was nominated for a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for her role in The Mirror Ha... ...2003) and Birth (2004), both with Nicole Kidman . She is one of the leading actors in Paul Schrader's 2007 movie The Walker . In March 2006, Baca... ...story there were dual hardcover and paperback awards in most categories, and multiple nonfiction subcategories . Most of the paperback award-winners...

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After the Rain

By: Sam Vaknin

....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...n Transition The Honorary Academic Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes? Who is Guarding the Guards? Herzl's Butlers The Phlegm and the Anima ... ... they put the gospel to. In trying to put an end to history, they seem to have provoked another round of it - more vicious, more enduring, more trau... ...y and vehemence that they invest in glorifying peace. And the population listens and follows these dark skinned pied pipers. Lately, they have been... ...e is referring to English. His country - he triumphantly shrills - is the best, an island of civilization among the barbarians at the gates. He enum... ...r big brothers. A motion picture gone awry: the plot long forgotten, the actors wondering forlornly on a dilapidated scene and the credits flashin... ..."privatisation" - it reacted with suppressed rage, with despair, with the multiple sadness which is nostalgia. The land has split between a colourfu... ...barbarian tribes: the Visigoths, the Huns, the Ostrogoths. When the Slavs appeared on the heels of these invasions, the Illyrians regarded them as j...

...This document contains chapters such as The Cavemen and the Alien Is Transition Possible?, Can Socialist Professors of Economics Teach Capitalism?, and The Poets and the Eclipse....

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Leslie Caron

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...nciation: ​; born 1 July 1931) is an American film actress and dancer who appeared in 45 films between 1951 and 2003. Her autobiography Thank Hea... ...tion: ​; born 1 July 1931) is an American film actress and dancer who appeared in 45 films between 1951 and 2003. Her autobiography Thank Heaven,... ...p;​; born 1 July 1931) is an American film actress and dancer who appeared in 45 films between 1951 and 2003. Her autobiography Thank Heaven, was publ... ...e UK and US, and in 2011 in a French version. Caron is best known for the musical films An American in Paris (1951), Lili (1953), ... ...ess in a drama series. She speaks French, English, and Italian. She is one of the few dancers or actresses who have danced with Gene Kelly, Fred Astai... ...ench, English, and Italian. She is one of the few dancers or actresses who have danced with Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and Rudolf ... ...es of the soap opera Falcon Crest as Nicole Sauguet. She is one of the few actors from the classic era of MGM musicals who are still active in film—a ... ...994 See also List of oldest and youngest Academy Award winners and nominees ... ... and nominees List of actors who have appeared in multiple Best Picture Academy Award winners Lite...

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Dictionary of Phrase and Fable : E. Cobham Brewer from the New and Enlarged Edition of 1894

By: Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, Ll. D.

...ture Collection World Public Library.org AND FABLE Title: DICTIONARY OF PHRASE AND FABLE Author: E. COBHAM BREWER Language: English Subject: ... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...ain three universal affirmative propositions. A1 means first—rate — the very best. In Lloyd's Register of British and Foreign Shipping, the character ... ...866, Austria's Emperor Is Ousted Utterly. Frederick II of Prussia is said to have translated the motto thus: — “Austria Erit In Orbe Ultima” (Austria ... ... and Fable 3 Abandon fait larron As opportunity makes the thief, the person who neglects to take proper care of his goods, leads into temptation, hen... ...l matters. In the Middle Ages, “album” was the general name of a register or list; so called from being kept either on a white (albus) board with blac... ...f the foot. According to J. Leslie (History of Scotland), this sort of cross appeared in the heavens to Achaius, King of the Scots, and Hungus, King o... ...s. The four laws of Dalton are — constant proportion, reciprocal proportion, multiple proportion, and compound proportion. This has nothing to do with... ...Duke of Buckingham. “The two kings of Brentford enter hand in hand,” and the actors, to heighten the absurdity, used to make them enter “smelling at o...

...with wires stretched across it. Each wire contains ten movable balls, which can be shifted backwards or forwards, so as to vary ad libitum the number in two or more blocks. It is used to teach children addition and subtraction. The ancient Greeks and Romans employed it for calculations, and so do the Chinese. The word is derived from the Phoen. abak (dust); the Orientals u...

...Table of Contents: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, 1 -- E. COBHAM BREWER FROM THE NEW AND ENLARGED EDITION OF 1894, 1 -- A, 1 -- B, 182 -- C, 447 -- D, 741 -- E, 916 -- F, 1002 -- G, 1140 -- H, 1301 -- I, 1470 -- J, 1528 -- K, 1587...

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Martin Scorsese

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...can film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, and film historian. Part of the film preservation, and in 2007 he founded the World Cinema Foundatio... ...r, producer, actor, and film historian. Part of the film preservation, and in 2007 he founded the World Cinema Foundation. He is a recipient of the AF... ...e cinema, and has won an Academy Award, a Palme d’Or, Cannes Film Festival Best Director Award, Silver Lion, Grammy Award, Emmys, Golden Globes, BAFTA... ... 6 Frequent collaborators 7 Actors' awarded performances 7.1 ... ...d performances 7.1 Full awarding list 7.2 Awarding record ... ...t least two films of the genre, Land of the Pharaohs and El Cid, appear to have had a deep and lasting impact on his cinematic psyche. Scorsese also d... ...sellini’s Paisà, which he first saw on television alongside his relatives, who were themselves Sicilian immigrants, made a significant impact on his l... ... Another Scorsese-directed documentary, titled American Boy, also appeared in 1978, focusing on Steven Prince, the cocky gun salesman who app... ...imer, John C. Reilly, Frank Sivero, and Ray Winstone have also appeared in multiple Scorsese films. Before their deaths, Scorsese's parents, Charles S...

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Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present

By: Various

...Library.org ADDRESSES FROM 1790 TO THE PRESENT Title: COMPLETE STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESSES FROM 1790 TO THE PRESENT Author: Language: English ... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ... encouragement from the reflection that the measures of the last session have been as satisfactory to your constituents as the novelty and difficul... ...lic good, and to this end that the compensation to be made to the persons who may be employed should, according to the nature of their appointments,... ...d with the public administration that every valuable end of government is best answered by the enlightened confidence of the people, and by teaching... ...ord them a retreat for their prisoners and plunder, they have, instead of listening to the humane invitations and overtures made on the part of the ... ...t Miami, where such repairs and additions have been ordered to be made as appeared indispensable. The commissioners appointed on the part of the U... ...s of a former age had handed down to their children, two of the principal actors in that solemn scene -- the hand that penned the ever memorable Dec... ...e distribution of traffic, greater efficiency, and single-line instead of multiple-line hauls. In this way the country will have the assurance of be...

...The advancement of agriculture, commerce, and manufactures by all proper means will not, I trust, need recommendation; but I can not forbear intimating to you the expediency of giving effectual encouragement as well to the introduction of ne...

...CONTENTS George Washington, State of the Union Address, January 8, 1790 George Washington, State of the Union Address, December 8, 1790 George Washington, State of the Union Address, October 25, 1791 George Washington, State of the Union Address, November 6, ...

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Gregory Peck

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... Publicity photo of Peck, 1948 Bo... ...ay major film roles until the late 1970s. His performance as Atticus Finch in the 1962 film To Kill a Mockingbird earned him the Academy Award for Bes... ...ch in the 1962 film To Kill a Mockingbird earned him the Academy Award for Best Actor. He had also been nominated for an Oscar for the same category f... ...'s Agreement (1947) and Twelve O'Clock High (1949). Other notable films he appeared in include Spellbound (1945), The Paradine Case (1947), Roman Holi... ... cinema, ranking at No. 12. He was named to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1983.[1] Con... ...born paternal grandmother Catherine Ashe, Peck was related to Thomas Ashe, who took part in the Easter Rising less than three weeks after Peck's birth... ... to Ireland – a post Peck, owing to his Irish ancestry, said he might well have taken, saying "[It] would have been a great adventure".[20] The actor'... ...the peace, and not the Roman Catholic Church, because the Church prohibits multiple sacramental marriages when both spouses of a sacramental marriage ... ...Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor. In 1971, the Screen Actors Guild presented Peck with the SAG Life Achievement Award. In 1989, t...

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Worldebook Library's Selected Works of George Meredith

By: George Meredith

...DITH Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org WORKS OF GEORGE MEREDITH Title: WORLDEBOOK LIBRARY'S SELECTED WORKS OF GEORG... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...nd "The Egoist" produced by Jim Tinsley.] [NOTE: There is a short list of the author's ideas at the end of this eBook.] World ... ... Whereon to batter loud complaints. And of the three kinds, they who bang the drum outnumber the silent ones as do the billows of the sea t... ...or great things, if I stood by my tackle, I, a barber. Know then, that I have had many offers and bribes, seductive ones, from the rich and the exa... ...s that of lovers till the time of parting, he showing her how she looked best--she him; and they were forgetful of all else that is, in their sweet... ... even as thou wilt.' Bhanavar threw aside her outer robe and veil, and appeared in a dress of sumptuous blue, spotted with gold bees; her face ve... ... monkeys," remarked Adrian, at the close of his explosions, "the gravest actors of farcical nonsense that the world possesses. May I never be wher... ...ticeps, he astutely feigned inattention to the hostile appearances of the multiple beast, and with a wave of his plectrum over the responsive lyre, ...

...Contents: The Shaving of Shagpat The Ordeal of Richard Feverel Sandra Belloni Rhoda Fleming Evan Harrington Vittoria The Adventures of Harry Richmond Beauchamp?s Career The Egoist The Tragic Comedians Diana of the Crossways One of Our Conquerors L...

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Jeremy Irons

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... (1948-09-19) 19 September 1948 Cowes, Isle of Wight, England Occupation... ...the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Irons began his acting career on stage in 1969, and has since appeared in many London theatre productions includin... ...atre School, Irons began his acting career on stage in 1969, and has since appeared in many London theatre productions including The Winter's Tale, Ma... ...adway debut in Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing and received a Tony Award for Best Actor. Irons' first major film role came in the 19... ...yed accused murderer Claus von Bülow in Reversal of Fortune, and took home multiple awards, including an Academy Award for Best Actor. Other notable f... ...ple awards, including an Academy Award for Best Actor. Other notable films have included Kafka (1991), The House of the Spirits (1993), M. Butterfly (... ...der VI in the Showtime historical series The Borgias. He is one of the few actors who won the Triple Crown of Acting, winning an Academy Award (for fi... ...in the Showtime historical series The Borgias. He is one of the few actors who won the Triple Crown of Acting, winning an Academy Award (for film), an... ... Politics In 1998, Irons and his wife were named in the list of the biggest private financial donors to the Labour Party, a year af...

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The Gutenberg Encyclopedia

....WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and o... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...ent, all references to the original title and the original publisher have been changed or deleted. Because of numerous references embodying ... ...N \b0 , the traditional founder and head of the Jewish \ priesthood, who, in company with Moses, led the Israelites \ out of Egypt (see E ... ... Aasen's famous \i Dictionary \ of the Norwegian Dialects \i0 appeared in its original form in \ 1850, and from this publication dates... ...and philosophical systems of Averroes and other Arabian \ writers. His best known works are the \i Conciliator differentiarum \ quae inter ... ...is \ work as a bibliographer showed such results as the exhaustive \ list of writings (5300 in all) on the doctrine of the future \ life, app... ...squerades were given. In 1645 \ Mazarin brought from Italy a troupe of actors, and established \ them in the rue du Petit Bourbon, where they g... ...s variously described as ``alcoholism,'' \ ``peripheral neuritis'' or ``multiple neuritis.'' This \ affected about 6000 persons and resulted in ...

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John Travolta

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... Travolta in 2013 Born ... ...Swordfish, and Wild Hogs. Travolta was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for Saturday Night Fever and Pulp Fiction. He won the Golden Glo... ... Early life Travolta, the youngest of six children,[3] was born and raised in Englewood, New Jersey, an inner-... ...ia (née Burke, January 1912 – December 1978),[4] was an actress and singer who had appeared in The Sunshine Sisters, a radio vocal group, and acted an... ...Burke, January 1912 – December 1978),[4] was an actress and singer who had appeared in The Sunshine Sisters, a radio vocal group, and acted and direct... ...sh teacher.[6] His siblings, Joey, Ellen, Ann, Margaret, and Sam Travolta, have all acted.[6] His father was a second-generation Italian American and ... ... that his career revived.[6][29][30] The movie shifted him back onto the A-list, and he was inundated with offers. Notable roles following Pulp Fictio... ... Travolta is an accomplished private pilot, with multiple certifications and extensive experience.[55][58] He owns five airc... ...st Actor Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading...

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Ulysses

By: James Joyce

... Stately, plump Buck Mulligan came from the stairhead, bearing a bowl of lather on which a mirror and a razor lay crossed. A yellow dressinggown... ...hing sight of Stephen Dedalus, he bent towards him and made rapid crosses in the air, gurgling in his throat and shaking his head. Stephen Dedalus, ... ...ey and indigestion. Because he comes from Oxford. You know, Dedalus, you have the real Oxford manner. He can't make you out. O, my name for you is ... ... the real Oxford manner. He can't make you out. O, my name for you is the best: Kinch, the knife-blade. He shaved warily over his chin. --He wa... ...t to him, cleft by a crooked crack. Hair on end. As he and others see me. Who chose this face for me? This dogsbody to rid of vermin. It asks me too... ...ma'am, Buck Mulligan answered. --Look at that now, she said. Stephen listened in scornful silence. She bows her old head to a voice that speaks... ...'s yard on the right. Last lap. Crowded on the spit of land silent shapes appeared, white, sorrowful, holding out calm hands, knelt in grief, pointi... ... in her eyes so that she too, my dear, and Winny Rippingham so mad about actors' photographs and besides it was on account of that other thing comi... ...As if you didn't get it on the double yourselves. 788 No jerks and multiple mucosities all over you. I tried it. Your strength our weakness. ...

...Stately, plump Buck Mulligan came from the stairhead, bearing a bowl of lather on which a mirror and a razor lay crossed. A yellow dressinggown, ungirdled, was sustained gently behind him on the mild morning air. He held the bowl aloft and intoned: -- INTROIBO AD ALTARE DEI. Halted, he peered ...

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Sandra Bullock

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... Bullock in 2013 Born ... ...14th richest woman in the entertainment industry with an estimated fortune of $85 million.[2] In 2009, Bullock starred in two of the more financially ... ...ing role as Leigh Anne Tuohy in The Blind Side. She is listed in the 2012 edition of Guinness World Records as the highest-paid ac... ... role in it, Bullock was nominated a second time for the Academy Award for Best Actress, along with the BFCA, Golden Globe and SAG awards and also rec... ... for The Pentagon.[15][16] She has a younger sister, Gesine Bullock-Prado, who was formerly the vice-president of Bullock's production company Fortis ... ...she received a degree in drama in 1986.[23] While at ECU, she performed in multiple theater productions, including "Peter Pan" and "Three Sisters."[24... ...hile in New York, Bullock took acting classes with Sanford Meisner.[1] She appeared in several student films, and later landed a role in an Off-Broadw... ...ctress, Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leadi... ...r performance in All About Steve (2009), she is the only performer ever to have been named both "Best" and "Worst" for the same year.[48] ...

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Francis Ford Coppola

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...1939) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. He was part of the New Hollywood wave of filmmaking. In 1970, he wo... .... He was part of the New Hollywood wave of filmmaking. In 1970, he won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay as co-writer... ...e of filmmaking. In 1970, he won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay as co-writer, with Edmund H. North, of Patton (197... ...d his interest in directing theater despite the disapproval of his father, who wanted him to study engineering.[16] Coppola was profoundly impressed a... ... ^ a b c "Francis Ford Coppola". Inside the Actors Studio. Season 7. Episode 14. Bravo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v... ... 2010-10-18.  ^ "Top Director All Time List". Retrieved 2010-10-18.  ^ "Entert... ...t was suddenly seen as being too sensitive.[110] In 2007 he stated that "I have abandoned that as of now. I plan to begin a process of making one pers... ... The film was overwhelmingly lauded by critics when it finally appeared in 1979 and was selected for the 1979 Cannes Film Festival, winnin... ...er it was released, the film received widespread praise. It went on to win multiple awards, including Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay for Co...

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