Download E-books They Call Me Agnes: A Crow Narrative Based on the Life of Agnes Yellowtail Deernose PDF

By Fred W. Voget

In They name Me Agnes, the narrator, Agnes Deernose, offers a hot, own view of Crow Indian kinfolk existence and culture.

Fred Voget, anthropologist and followed Crow, units the degree for Agnes’s tale, which he compiled from broad interviews with Agnes and her neighbors. He describes the origins of the Crows and their tradition in the course of buffalo-hunting days and early reservation existence. via Agnes, an aged Crow girl, he additionally unearths alterations wrought in this as soon as far-ranging, self sustaining tribe by means of twentieth-century forces.


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Download E-books The Prospective Mother; A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy PDF

By J. Morris Slemons

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Download E-books Colour'd Shadows: Contexts in Publishing, Printing, and Reading Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers PDF

This ebook reviews the print tradition of the 19th century because it formed the meanings and the cultural value of literary works by means of ladies writers - Mary Robinson, Felicia Hemans, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, girl Blessington, woman Morgan, Caroline Norton, Letitia Elizabeth Landon, and others. Colour'd Shadows explains and translates the actual kinds of their books, the economics and politics of creation and reception, and the cultural meanings in their literary paintings, exhibiting how poems, literary annuals, engravings, advertisement preparations, the practices of girls editors in addition to writers, the politics of gender, the altering technique of creation, and women's literary relationships spread within the medium of print and, extra principally, the quickly altering tradition of the century.

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Download E-books Jobs, Collaborations, and Women Leaders in the Global Chemistry Enterprise (ACS Symposium Series) PDF

This ebook is split into 3 sections: (1) Jobs, Careers, and international Mobility; (2) thoughts from overseas Collaborations; and (3) girls Leaders of the worldwide Chemistry company. bankruptcy 1 is an summary bankruptcy that summarizes the contents of the entire chapters and likewise offers the history and the framework for the subjects delineated within the book.

This ebook is meant to be necessary to a variety of audiences within the worldwide chemistry firm, together with scientists and engineers in academia, undefined, executive, non-profit firms, and small companies, in addition to undergraduate and graduate scholars. for individuals drawn to jobs, careers, and overseas academic and coaching possibilities, they might are looking to learn Chapters 1-3. fairly worthwhile are the numerous assets at present on hand at ACS (and in other places) which are proven in these chapters. foreign collaboration is turning into an more and more great tool for occupation luck. bankruptcy five (by Carroll) supplies an summary of ACS services that may be used to facilitate overseas collaboration. Chapters 6-17 supply many glorious examples of overseas collaborations and the optimistic results caused by such collaborations. eventually, Chapters 18-33 current the tales of sixteen winning girls scientists through the global who've triumph over bias, family members calls for, and different problems to accomplish extraordinary good fortune in clinical scholarship and/or expert management. those tales might be inspirational to all female and male readers.

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Download E-books Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget PDF

By Sarah Hepola


For Sarah Hepola, alcohol used to be "the fuel of all adventure." She spent her evenings at cocktail events and darkish bars the place she proudly stayed until final name. ingesting felt like freedom, a part of her birthright as a robust, enlightened twenty-first-century lady.
But there has been a cost. She frequently blacked out, waking up with a clean house the place 4 hours may be. Mornings grew to become detective paintings on her personal existence. What did I say final evening? How did I meet that man? She apologized for issues she could not bear in mind doing, as if she have been cleansing up after an evil dual. Publicly, she coated her disgrace with self-deprecating jokes, and her profession flourished, yet because the blackouts gathered, she may perhaps now not keep away from a sinking fact. The gas she inspiration she wanted was once draining her spirit instead.
A memoir of unblinking honesty and poignant, laugh-out-loud humor, BLACKOUT is the tale of a girl stumbling right into a new type of adventure--the sober existence she by no means sought after. Shining a mild into her blackouts, she discovers the individual she buried, in addition to the arrogance, intimacy, and creativity she as soon as believed got here merely from a bottle. Her story will resonate with somebody who has been pressured to reinvent or struggled within the face of worthwhile switch. it really is approximately giving up the item you cherish most--but getting your self again in go back.

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