Last edited by Kazralkree
Sunday, May 17, 2020 | History

6 edition of Some reminiscences of a long life found in the catalog.

Some reminiscences of a long life

with a few articles on moral and social subjects of present interest

by Hooker, John

  • 67 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Belknap & Warfield in Hartford, Conn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Hooker.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT275.H64554 A3
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, [9]-351 p.
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7007157M
LC Control Number09010377
OCLC/WorldCa3149633

Some Reminiscences of old Victoria - You’re read light novel Some Reminiscences of old Victoria Part 24 online at Please use the follow button to get notification about the latest chapter next time when you visit Use F11 button to read novel in full-screen(PC only). In Some Reminiscences (), his only autobiographical work, Royall offers sketches that trace his most significant life events and political contributions. In the first chapter, which chronicles his time in the Civil War, he provides a brief overview of his "comfortably well off" upbringing before moving on to his experiences in the.

SOME FOOTBALL REMINISCENCES By Frank Walker Published by Third Lanark Supporters’ Club, c There are few prominent footballers in the modern era who have not published their life story, and this genre of autobiography has something of a bad name for its blandness. But there was a time when footballers lived relatively. book, there were to come several long sea passages, a visit (to use the elevated phraseology suitable to the occasion) to the scenes (some of them) of my childhood and the realisation of childhood's vain words, expressing a light-hearted and romantic whim. It was in , when nine years old or .

A Long Gray Line. Reminiscences. by Douglas Macarthur. McGraw-Hill. pp. $ Most reviewers have treated this as a Them, not an Us book. It is being bought by Them in quantity, to judge from best-seller lists, though We may wonder whether having bought it They are able to get through it. Some Reminiscences by Joseph Conrad. previous: Chapter V. Chapter VI. In the retrospect of a life which had, besides its preliminary stage of childhood and early youth, two distinct developments, and even two distinct elements, such as earth and water, for its successive scenes, a certain amount of naiveness is unavoidable.


Share this book
You might also like
Catalogue of Canadian fire insurance plans, 1875-1975

Catalogue of Canadian fire insurance plans, 1875-1975

International and metric units of measurement

International and metric units of measurement

development of mission theory and principles in the field

development of mission theory and principles in the field

Mechanical behavior of an axisymmetric solder joint-component system during encapsulation and thermal cycling

Mechanical behavior of an axisymmetric solder joint-component system during encapsulation and thermal cycling

Status of military readiness

Status of military readiness

Conference record of 1975 Annual Pulp and Paper Industry Technical Conference, Bayshore Inn, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, June 18-20, 1975

Conference record of 1975 Annual Pulp and Paper Industry Technical Conference, Bayshore Inn, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, June 18-20, 1975

Anglicko-slovenský slovník

Anglicko-slovenský slovník

Mathematics in Action

Mathematics in Action

Structuralism & semiotics

Structuralism & semiotics

Symbian OS Internals

Symbian OS Internals

Freedom, prosperity, and security

Freedom, prosperity, and security

Developing Dynamic Disciples

Developing Dynamic Disciples

Colonial lag?

Colonial lag?

Notes on English verse satire

Notes on English verse satire

American labour radicalism

American labour radicalism

Some reminiscences of a long life by Hooker, John Download PDF EPUB FB2

Excerpt from Some Reminiscences of a Long Life: With a Few Articles on Moral and Social Subjects of Present Interest Edward Beecher Hooker and Alice, wife of John C. Day, are living.

Of the others, one, Thomas, died soon after birth, and Mary, afterwards Mrs. Henry E. Ratings: 0. Some Reminiscences Of A Long Life: With A Few Articles On Moral And Social Subjects Of Present Interest by John Hooker (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Get this from a library. Some reminiscences of a long life; with a few articles on moral and social subjects of present interest. [John Hooker]. Some Reminiscences. Joseph Conrad. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. through the blind force of circumstances the sea was to be all my world and the merchant service my only home for a long succession of years.

No wonder then that in my two exclusively sea books, "The Nigger of the 'Narcissus'" and "The Mirror of the Sea" (and in the few.

FOR MY GRANDCHILDREN by Her Royal Highness Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone (), published by The World Publishing Company inis a racy account of a life lived with zest and energy.

She was born in and, in her own words, "At no time in the history of England, or of the world, have there been changes as revolutionary as /5(3).

Full text of "Some reminiscences of a long life; with a few articles on moral and social subjects of present interest" See other formats.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Some reminiscences of a long life: with a few a, Hooker- $ Free shipping. Reminiscences of a Ranchman by Edgar Beecher Bronson (English) Hardcover Book Fr.

$ unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. See the seller’s listing for full details. See all condition definitions- opens in a new Seller Rating: % positive. life, having died in the early fifties, Mr. Nicholas B. had to screw his courage up to the sticking-point and come to some decision as to the future.

After a long and agonising hesitation he was persuaded at last to become the tenant of some fifteen hundred acres out of the estate of a friend in the neighbourhood. Buy the Paperback Book Some Reminiscences Of A Long Life: With A Few Articles On Moral And Social Subjects Of Present Inte by John Hooker atCanada's largest bookstore.

Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. His autobiography, Reminiscences of an Active Life, reflects Lynch's thoughtful and nuanced understanding of the past and of his own experience.

The book, written when he was ninety, challenges a number of traditional arguments about Reconstruction. some reminiscences of world war ii Download some reminiscences of world war ii or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get some reminiscences of world war ii book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in. Some Reminiscences Of Our Holy Master Sadgurudev Sri Swami Sivanandaji Maharaj this book-let before you as Jnana Yajna prasad.

A Day In The Life Of Gurudev Swami Sivanandaji Maharaj. People are generally curious to know about a typical day in the life of a great man, sage or a saint: what kind of a discipline he followed, what he ate, how. Chapter 1 Books may be written in all sorts of places. Verbal inspiration may enter the berth of a mariner on board a ship frozen fast in a river in the middle of a town; and since saints are supposed to look benignantly on humble believers, I indulge in the pleasant fancy that the shade of old Flaubert--who imagined himself to be (amongst other things) a descendant of Vikings--might have.

SOME REMINISCENCES OF OLD VICTORIA CHAPTER I. THE EXPERIENCES OF A BRITISH BOY IN SAN FRANCISCO IN THE EARLY FIFTIES. I shall commence by saying that I, with my father, mother, brother and sister, arrived in San Francisco inin the ship Victoria, from Australia, where I was born.

From stress of weather we put into Honolulu to refit, and. About the Book This category is about Memoirists who write about a range of events, or about a specific event, that took place during their lives, sometimes in the form of a diary.

These events may have been momentous in history, or may have merely been recordings of everyday happenings in their lives, which gain interest as time passes. The book contains all Nambu's important papers up to the s, and it also contains some of the talks he had given over the years.

As I will indicate later, some of these talks were decisive for me in understanding his work. The work in the committee is quite lonely. You cannot show an interest in a person outside a small : Lars Brink. Some Reminiscences by Joseph Conrad - HTML preview / Home / Biography / Some Reminiscences.

"Life," in the words of an immortal thinker of, I should say, bucolic origin, but whose perishable name is lost to the worship of posterity--"life is not all beer and skittles." Neither is the writing of novels.

This book contains the largest collection of Reminescences – of which 28 are foreigners – gathered together under one volume. Published by the Sri Ramana Kendram in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, it contains some pages of instructive and inspiring accounts.

The Sherlock Holmes collection that has the fewest number of short stories: 8. It is even a story-less in its British edition. This is called His Last Bow because it shares that title with its anchor (last) story. Other than that reason, I could not associate any of the other stories with Holmes bowing out as they all have the same ingredients or formula as the earlier Sherlock Holmes literary /5.

Reminiscences of a Long Life. By James M. Pendleton. Chapter XVIII. The Winter of I spent in Austin, Texas, and while there wrote my book on “The Atonement of Christ.” The time passed pleasantly, for I was in the family of my son-in-law, Prof.

Leslie Waggener."Probably the most entertaining book written on investing is Reminiscences of a Stock Operator, by Edwin Lefèvre, first revealed in " —The Seattle Occasions "After twenty years and lots of re-reads, Reminiscences continues to be one of my all-time favorites." —Kenneth L.

Fisher, Forbes.Long known as a mathematical storyteller, Howard Eves writes his personal reminiscences, mostly mathematical, some not. The cast of characters includes Albert Einstein, Norbert Wiener, Julian Lowell Coolidge, Maurice Frechet, Nathan Altshiller-Court, G.

H., Hardy, and many other interesting figures whom he encountered in a long and active life in mathematics.