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The Woman Way

  [english | ]  

Charles Garvice


Summary: [A Vindication of the Rights of Woman: with Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects written by the eighteenth-century British feminist Mary Wollstonecraft is one of the earliest works of feminist philosophy. In it Wollstonecraft responds to those educational and political theorists of the eighteenth century who did not believe women should have an education. She argues that women ought to have ...]
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The Woman Who Dared

  [english | ]  

Epes Sargent


Summary: [Epes Sargent (1813?1880) was an American editor poet and playwright.]
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The Woman Who Saved Me

  [english | ]  

Frances Hodgson Burnett


Excerpts: [... I asked this unwillingly. He said that he hoped the change would improve your health. I looked out at the leaves in the street again. ...... bring. But they have not crowded you out, Gervase, you may be sure of that. There is all the more room because they have made it larger. The children ...... fables. One of my fables? I returned quietly. He took hold of my hand and held it up ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 279

The Women Of The French Salons

  [english | ]  

Amelia Gere Mason


Excerpts: [... court, and form, upon a new basis, a society that has given another complexion to the last two centuries. The natural result was, at first, a reign of ...... at nine a supper, and later a musicale. One is inclined to wonder if there was ever any retirement, any domesticity in this life so full of movement ...... time, there can be but one verdict upon the character of Mme. de ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 486

The Women Of The Wood

  [english | 1926]  

Abraham Merritt


Excerpts: [... day after day, week after week. The trees had nursed him soft whisperings of leaves, slow chant of the needled pines, had first deadened, ...... mail. And when the winds blew and the crests of the trees bent under them, it was as though dainty demoiselles picked up fluttering, leafy skirts, ...... But there had been such suggestion of conscious action in the branch's recoil, so ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 443

The Women Stealers Of Thrayx

  [english | 1954]  

Fox Holden


Summary: [And that is why you will take us to Earth Lieutenant barked the Ihelian warrior. We do not want your arms or your men. What we must ask for is--ten thousand women.]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 392

The Women Who Came In The Mayflower

  [english | ]  

Annie Russell Marble


Excerpts: [... THE FORTUNE AND THE ANN INDEX The Women Who Came in the Mayflower CHAPTER I. ENDURANCE AND ADVENTURE: THE VOYAGE AND LANDING ...... recorded by Winslow and Bradford, [Footnote: Relation or Journal, etc. (1622).]-On Monday the thirteenth of November our people went on shore to refresh ...... and Brewster taught. Some educational influences would thus fall upon their families. ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 21

The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz

  [english | 1900]  

Lyman Frank Baum


Summary: [Dorothy is a young girl who lives on a Kansas farm with her Uncle Henry Aunt Em and little dog Toto. One day the farmhouse with Dorothy inside is caught up in a tornado and deposited in a field in the country of the Munchkins. The falling house kills the Wicked Witch of the East.]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | juvenileDownloads: 251

The Wonders Of A Toy Shop

  [english | ]  

Anonymous


Summary: [The Wonders Of A Toy Shop by Anonymous. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 267

The Wonders Of The Invisible World

  [english | ]  

Cotton Mather


Summary: [Wonders of the Invisible World was a book published in 1693 by Cotton Mather defending Mathers role in the witchhunt conducted in Salem Massachusetts and espousing the belief that witchcraft was an evil magical power. Mather saw witches as tools of the devil in Satans battle to overturn this poor plantation the Puritan colony and prosecution of witches as a way to secure Gods blessings for the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 52

The Wondersmith

  [english | ]  

Fitz James Brien


Summary: [Fitz James OBrien (also spelled Fitz-James December 31 1828 - April 6 1862) was an Irish-born American writer some of whose work is often considered one of the forerunners of todays science fiction.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 291

The Wood Beyond The World

  [english | 1894]  

William Morris


Summary: [The Wood Beyond the World is a fantasy novel by William Morris perhaps the first modern fantasy writer to unite an imaginary world with the element of the supernatural and thus the precursor of much of present-day fantasy literature.When the wife of Golden Walter betrays him for another man he leaves home on a trading voyage to avoid the necessity of a feud with her family. His efforts are ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasyDownloads: 152

The Woodlanders

  [english | 1887]  

Thomas Hardy


Summary: [The story takes place in a small woodland village called Little Hintock and concerns the efforts of an honest woodsman Giles Winterborne to marry his childhood sweetheart Grace Melbury. Although they have been informally betrothed for some time her father has made financial sacrifices to give his adored only child a superior education and no longer considers Giles good enough for her. When the ...]
Genres: [fiction | romanceDownloads: 253

The Work Of Christ

  [english | ]  

A Gaebelein


Summary: [The Work Of Christ Past Present And Future by A C Gaebelein. Printed by Francis Emory Fitch Inc. New York. Publication Office Our Hope New York City. Not a Stated First Edition.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 77

The Workers and Pravda

  [english | 1901]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Vladimir Lenin was born in 1870 and was one of the most influential figures of the 20th century. He became a revolutionary a communist politician the principal leader of the October Revolution the first head of the Russian Soviet Socialist Republic and from 1922 the first de facto leader of the Soviet Union. He wrote Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism while in exile in Switzerland ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 223

The Workers Group in the State Duma

  [english | 1907]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The February Revolution of 1917 in Russia was the first stage of the Russian Revolution of 1917. Largely a bloodless transfer of power from the Tsar the regime that came into being was an alliance between liberals and socialists who wanted to instigate political reform create a democratically elected executive and constituent assembly. In the first half of February lack of food supply caused ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 168

The Workers Party and Its Tasks in the Present Situation

  [english | 1900]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [The February revolution in Russia opened nine months of titanic class struggle which culminated in the coming to power of the working class led by the Bolshevik Party headed by Lenin and Trotsky. Revolution broke out first in Russia because the war placed the greatest burdens on what was industrially the most backward nation in Europe. In Lenins words capitalism broke at its weakest link. The ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 267

The Workers Party and the Peasantry

  [english | 1901]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Every revolution begins at the top as the ruling class with no clear way forward split over what course of action to take. In January 1916 a strike wave developed against food shortages and speculators. Feeling the movement building up from below a section of the ruling class favored making limited concessions. During late 1916 the mystic monk Rasputin was murdered and plots were laid for a ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 282

The Workers Party Election Campaign in St Petersburg

  [english | 1915]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [So the Bolsheviks slogans demanded of these parties leaders that they do the job their supporters expected them to do. Their key demands were that the socialists break with the Kadets and take political power into their own hands. The compromisers could easily have done this by declaring the executive of the Soviet the government of the country. The Bolshevik slogans Down with the ten capitalist ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 36

The Working Class and Its Press

  [english | 1910]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Anarchy In Petrograd. The War: 4th Year 1908th. Aided by the garrisol of Petrograd the Maximalists under Lenin have deposed the Kerensky Government and have assumed office. They announce that this was acomplished without bloodshed that several Ministers have been arrested and that M. Kerensky is a fugitive. In a proclamation to the Arrny Committees they state that authority of Government has been ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 267
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