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One Hundred Years of Dirt

Author : Rick Morton
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Violence, treachery and cruelty run through the generational veins of Rick Morton's family. A horrific accident thrusts his mother and siblings into a world impossible for them to navigate, a life of poverty and drug addiction One Hundred Years of Dirt is an unflinching memoir in which the mother is a hero who is never rewarded. It is a meditation on the anger, fear of others and an obsession with real and imagined borders. Yet it is also a testimony to the strength of familial love and endurance.

One Hundred Years of Solitude Struggle and Violence along the US Mexico Border

Author : John Thomas
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This book features oral histories, mainly of members of the ranching families who have lived in the Mexican State of Sonora and the corresponding territory in the US that stretches from Tijuana on the California border to Agua Prieta on the Arizona border. The elders in those families recall the tales that their grandparents told, providing a century of perspectives on the revolution in economics, culture, and drug trade that the area has witnessed. The book uses the voices of those who have lived through the vicissitudes of border life to paint this cultural upheaval in gripping, personal terms.

One Hundred Years of Land Values in Chicago

Author : Homer Hoyt
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CliffsNotes on Garcia Marquez One Hundred Years of Solitude

Author : Carl Senna
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This CliffsNotes guide includes everything you’ve come to expect from the trusted experts at CliffsNotes, including analysis of the most widely read literary works.

One Hundred Years of Poetry for Children

Author : Michael Harrison
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A collection of poems arranged in such categories as "Mystery", "Animals", "Childhood", "War", and "Love".

Study Guide to One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Author : Intelligent Education
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A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for by Gabriel García Márquez’s One Hundred Years of Solitude, considered a classic due to its effective use of magical realism and winner of The Rómulo Gallegos International Novel Prize. As a novel of the mid-twentieth century, One Hundred Years of Solitude is a work of magical realism, which proved to be a bold statement during that time period, as it allowed for Marquez to bend time and reality. Moreover, One Hundred Years of Solitude is a fine example to show the birth of creative writing without limits. This Bright Notes Study Guide explores the context and history of Márquez’s classic work, helping students to thoroughly explore the reasons it has stood the literary test of time. Each Bright Notes Study Guide contains: - Introductions to the Author and the Work - Character Summaries - Plot Guides - Section and Chapter Overviews - Test Essay and Study Q&As The Bright Notes Study Guide series offers an in-depth tour of more than 275 classic works of literature, exploring characters, critical commentary, historical background, plots, and themes. This set of study guides encourages readers to dig deeper in their understanding by including essay questions and answers as well as topics for further research.

One Hundred Years progress of the United States Giving the Vast Improvements Made in Agriculture Cultivation of Cotton and Sugar Commerce With an Appendix Entitled Marvels that Our Grandchildren Will See By Eminent Literary Men

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One Hundred Years of Huckleberry Finn

Author : Millicent Bell
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Twenty-five essays written by a group of scholars which reassesses the status of Twain's Huckleberry Finn in American literature and in contemporary American culture, reevaluating past scholarship and exploring new directions. A biography of the book's first hundred years (in 1985).

One Hundred Years of Hugs

Author : Bernal D. Hug
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Henry Hug was born Octber 20, 1829 in Weiningen, Zürich, Switzerland. His parents were John Jacob Hug (1793-1860) and Rachel (d. 1859). Henry and his mother and five siblings joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and immigrated to Utah in 1855 and 1859. Several of the Hug families moved to Union County, Oregon during the years 1878-1886. Descendants and relatives lived in Oregon, Washing- ton, California, Nevada, Utah. Idaho and elsewhere.

One Hundred Years of Baptist History in Warren Ohio

Author : William J. Kerr
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