Paper Paging Through History

Author: Mark Kurlansky
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393285480
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By tracing paper’s evolution from antiquity to the present, with an emphasis on the contributions made in Asia and the Middle East, Mark Kurlansky challenges common assumptions about technology’s influence, affirming that paper is here ...

Frozen In Time

Author: Mark Kurlansky
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0385372434
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Nonfiction for kids interested in science, biography, and early entrepreneurs, this work explores the life story of Clarence Birdseye, the man who revolutionized the frozen food industry and changed the way people eat all over the world.

Publishing Culture And The Reading Nation

Author: Lynne Tatlock
Publisher: Camden House
ISBN: 1571134026
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In the case of the predecessor to these on-line reference works, the paper
encyclopedia, the task of tracking changes over time requires manual paging
through various editions and of course involves many fewer versions. But the
changes over time in those multi-volume paper encyclopedias can also provide
us with insights into the shifting views and priorities of their contemporary society.
In other words, encyclopedias are repositories of historical knowledge and the
shaping of ...

Knights In Shining Armor

Author: Ida Sinkević
Publisher: Bunker Hill Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781593730550
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Paging through the museum's exhibition history, I had to turn back to 1964 to find
the listing for Arms and Armor. I was surprised that an exhibition nearly ... With the
addition of some key works on paper and a selection of the museum's textiles,
including a fabulous tapestry of the Trojan War, I realized we had the core of an
exhibition that would include arms and armor as well as contemporaneous art-
historical representations of figures in arms. Because the museum's small staff
does ...

Z A Novel Of Zelda Fitzgerald

Author: Therese Anne Fowler
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250028647
Size: 35.73 MB
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“The Sayres have a proud history in Montgomery,” he'd say, paging through one
of the books. “Here. This is my uncle William's original residence, where he
raised his younger brother Daniel, your ... From Daddy, I got tales of how his
father, Daniel Sayre, founded a Tuskegee paper, then returned to Montgomery to
edit the Montgomery Post, becoming an influential voice in local politics. And
Daddy told me about his mother's brother, “the great General John Tyler Morgan,”
who'd ...

The Library Manual A Guide To The Formation Of A Library And The Valuation Of Rare And Standard Books

Author: John Herbert Slater
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Large paper, £10. Pages 493-494 in most copies are mutilated or supplied in
manuscript, and this renders the work of less value. The paging throughout the
volume is very inaccurate. MOULE (T.), Bibliotheca Heraldica Magna? Britannia
... ROBSON (Thos.), The British Herald, an Enlarged Dictionary of Armorial
Bearings, Sunderland, 3 vols., 4to, 1830; £5, published at £10. History and
Glossary of Heraldic Terms, 4to,183ii ; 22s. 6d. Large paper, 30s. SHAW (Henry),
Arms of the ...

Pushing Ice

Author: Alastair Reynolds
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0575087722
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The huge tanks swallowed three walls and most of the ceiling of her office,
throwing a constant trembling light across her paper-strewn desk. There was a
window ... It was late, the tanks were dimmed and she was paging distractedly
through paragraphs of pre-Cutoff history. She made handwritten notes on creamy
sheets of vat-grown paper, annotating those historical passages that could be
safely released to the populace, highlighting those that would need to be
withheld or doctored.

The African Book Publishing Record

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(AERC senior policy seminar report, IX) free download AERC 2007 KE Finger, M.
Evolving wave of competition in the international market: challenges for Africa
through the rise of China and India. (AERC export supply response working
paper, 10) free download AERC 2007 KE Geda, A. The impact of China and India
on Africa: trade, FDI and the African manufacturing sector issues and challenges.
(AERC Asian drivers working paper, 3) free download AERC 2006 KE Gu, J., ...

Art On Paper

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Dieter Koepplin's lengthy catalogue essay makes an exhaustive case for the
overall importance of Warhol's drawings in conventional art-historical terms. It
remains clear, nonetheless, that drawing was only a pendant to Warhol's other
work as an artist. The best we can say for it, really, is that one of the effects of
Warhol's work is to make us question the hierarchical distinction between what is
essential and what is just a pendant or a sidebar. Paging through all three of
these catalogues, ...