Standing By Words

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
ISBN: 1582437459
Size: 26.43 MB
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In six essays, Berry considers the degeneration of language that is manifest throughout our culture, from poetry to politics, from conversation to advertising, and he shows how the ever-widening cleft between words and their referents ...

Standing By Words

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
ISBN: 1582439028
Size: 73.79 MB
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Standing by Words joins our new series, which celebrates the collected essays of Wendell Berry in beautiful, uniform editions.

Standing By Words

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Counterpoint LLC
ISBN: 9781593760557
Size: 66.78 MB
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In print again after twenty-one years, this collection of six essays by the celebtrated environmentalist explores the attacks on language occuring within American culture, covering conversation, advertising, and poetry, among other topics.

Word By Word

Author: Kory Stamper
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 1101870958
Size: 29.80 MB
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Word by Word brings to life the hallowed halls (and highly idiosyncratic cubicles) of Merriam-Webster, a startlingly rich world inhabited by quirky and erudite individuals who quietly shape the way we communicate.

Standing By

Author: Alison Buckholtz
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101028773
Size: 62.16 MB
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She was a resident of Washington, D.C. before she married into the military and now lives in Washington State with her husband and two children. This is her first book.

Standing At The Scratch Line

Author: Guy Johnson
Publisher: Villard
ISBN: 037550656X
Size: 75.87 MB
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This is a stunning debut by novelist Guy Johnson that provides a true depiction of the lives of African-Americans in the early decades of the twentieth century.

Standing Against The Wind

Author: Traci L. Jones
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 1429930462
Size: 55.58 MB
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Standing Against the Wind is a 2007 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year and the winner of the 2007 Coretta Scott King - John Steptoe New Talent Award.

Twenty One Elephants And Still Standing

Author: April Jones Prince
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 061844887X
Size: 62.45 MB
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Upon completion of the Brooklyn Bridge, P.T. Barnum and his twenty-one elephants parade across to prove to everyone that the bridge is safe.

Bury Me Standing

Author: Isabel Fonseca
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446419428
Size: 17.74 MB
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While researching the book, Fonseca learned Romany and stayed with the gypsies, becoming deeply involved with their lives, and befriending several gypsy kings.