American Tumbleweeds

Pub Date : 2016-04-30 | Author : Marta Elva | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1939530016
ISBN 13 : 9781939530011

Set along the border between El Paso, Texas, and Juárez, Mexico, AMERICAN TUMBLEWEEDS tells the bittersweet story of a Mexican-American family's struggle to stay together as tradi..

Tumbleweeds Burning A Novel

Pub Date : 2014-06-25 | Author : Milt Ost | Publisher : Xlibris Corporation

ISBN 10 : 9781499037302
ISBN 13 : 1499037309

Heinrich and Anna Marie Oster are invited by the Czar to move to Russia. Their excitement runs high when a son of their family is selected to serve in the Czar's elite body guard, ..

American Indian Design And Decoration

Pub Date : 2013-03-21 | Author : Le Roy H. Appleton | Publisher : Courier Corporation

ISBN 10 : 9780486135991
ISBN 13 : 0486135993

Full text, plus more than 700 precise drawings of basketry, sculpture, painting, pottery, sand paintings, metal, much more. 4 plates in color. Text gives lore and tradition behind ..

The Best American Catholic Short Stories

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Daniel McVeigh | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 1580512100
ISBN 13 : 9781580512107

This volume captures 20 of the best short stories from 13 American Catholic writers over the past 75 years. Spanning most of the 20th century, the stories in this collection deal w..

Dictionary Of Plant Lore

Pub Date : 2007-05-02 | Author : D.C. Watts | Publisher : Academic Press

ISBN 10 : 0080546021
ISBN 13 : 9780080546025

Knowledge of plant names can give insight into largely forgotten beliefs. For example, the common red poppy is known as "Blind Man" due to an old superstitious belief that if the p..

The Last Silent Picture Show

Pub Date : 2010-08-27 | Author : William M. Drew | Publisher : Scarecrow Press

ISBN 10 : 0810876817
ISBN 13 : 9780810876811

In 1927, The Jazz Singer heralded a revolution in the moviemaking industry with the advent of synchronized sound in full-length motion pictures. While movie studios adapted their p..