Among Native Peoples, oral histories and traditional storytelling have always been essential to cultural survival. What characterizes the region and its people? A book that has been read but is in good condition. Whether read around the campfire on a dark and stormy night or from the backseat of the family van on the way to grandma's, this is a collection to treasure. Alan appeared aloof to many acquaintances, but his quiet nature was due to his intense anxiety levels and sporadic depression. Join Marcum as he explores these and other issues to come to a better understanding of one of the most intriguing and diverse corners of the Garden State. Category: History Author : S.
Open Phantom of the Pines--if you dare--and decide for yourself. Several decades and a dozen casinos later, Atlantic City is again one of America's most popular tourist spots, with thirty-five million visitors a year. Bound in the original yellow cloth. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Unmarked but for a touch of minor foxing faint yellow spots to endpapers. This site is like a library, you could find million book here by using search box in the widget. Tourists are deliberately kept away from the city's grim reality and its predominantly poor African American residents.
Simon's moving narrative of Atlantic City's past points to the troubling fate of urban America and the nation's cultural trajectory in the twentieth century, with broad implications for those interested in urban studies, sociology, planning, architecture, and history. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. This edition also includes an appendix, bibliography and notes. All books are in clear copy here, and all files are secure so don't worry about it. Ghosts and smugglers at the shore, a brother and sister alone on a terrifying trip to freedom on the underground railroad, a courageous boy in a devastating fire, a horse that spends the night in a guest room-these are but a few of the characters brought to life in this charming collection of exciting short stories about New Jersey. Yet most stay for a mere six hours, and the highway has replaced the Boardwalk as the city's most important thoroughfare.
Howard Norman is the author of numerous books, most recently Devotion, In Fond Remembrance of Me, and The Bird Artist. Within each section are the rich and varied stories Waltzer and Wilk have collected for New Jerseyans reading pleasure. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. He is considered New Jersey's first folklorist and his painstaking work has left us with a rich collection of tales. I tell you many of my best practices covering advertising, marketing, financials, leasing retail space, hiring and training quality employees, what to do when you lose key employees, how to borrow money, and many other key areas of business that relate directly to the small-business entrepreneur.
A bright, shiny, square, tight copy. In this book, thirteen Northern Native women relate their experiences as survivors of breast cancer. Книга с видимыми следами износа. In no time at all he was consuming alcohol before every social gathering whether it was at home, at work or on the university campus. They are watchers of the Well and helpers to the Tree.
Two things that drive me are the thrill of growth and the fear of failure. The authors divide their book into six sections: entertainment, famous and infamous events, innovations and innovators, leisure and recreation, room and board, and sports legends. From the creature's birth in 1735 to a modern-day Jersey Devil hunt, dare to follow this monster and those who have faced its terror through more than two hundred years of American history, folklore, and horror. By the late 1960s, it had become a symbol of urban decay and blight, compared by journalists to bombed-out Dresden and war-torn Beirut. Despite ten of thousands of buses and cars rolling into every day, gambling has not saved Atlantic City or returned it to its glory days. In his introduction to these new translations, Robert Chandler writes about the primitive magic inherent in these tales and the taboos around them, while in the afterword, Sibelan Forrester discusses the witch Baba Yaga. Father Henry Charlton Beck, who lived in New jersey nearly all his life, was the author of numerous books on new Jersey folklife, state editor of the Camden Courier-Post and writer for the Newark Star-Ledger.
He had taken his first 4 college courses in prison and was determined to earn at least a bachelor's degree. Author by : Anthony J. Schlosser and in artist Paul Hoffman's evocative illustrations. Map and photographs throughout, many by William F. The spine may show signs of wear. If you want to purchase a home I will show you how to get a better deal on the house and the mortgage. Oceanside and bayside towns offer a box seat from which to observe the regions rich history and the summery lore of the wonders of nature.
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler With Sibelan Forrester, Anna Gunin and Olga Meerson. His social anxiety was so great that he could not participate in conversations in a group context. Half the tales here are true oral tales, collected by folklorists during the last two centuries, while the others are reworkings of oral tales by four great Russian writers: Alexander Pushkin, Nadezhda Teffi, Pavel Bazhov and Andrey Platonov. Please inquire for more detailed condition information. His sexual identity was non-existent. Little-known historical facts and half-forgotten traditions are mingled in stories that will intrigue any Jerseyan interested in the old days and the old ways, and will especially delight the residents of North Jersey. Alan was just getting started on his academic career as a free man.
Father Henry Charlton Beck, who lived in New jersey nearly all his life, was the author of numerous books on new Jersey folklife, state editor of the Camden Courier-Post and writer for the Newark Star-Ledger. The years advance and Alan chronicles the huge impact alcoholism has on his life and his urgent attempts to work towards solutions to his inner turmoil. Little-known historical facts and half-forgotten traditions are mingled in stories that will intrigue any Jerseyan interested in the old days and the old ways, and will especially delight the residents of North Jersey. In this wide-ranging book, Bryant Simon does far more than tell a nostalgic tale of Atlantic City's rise, near death, and reincarnation. New Jersey folklore traditions are kept alive in these expert retellings by master storyteller S. Author by : James F.