Southernmost Art and Literary Portraits

Author: Jimm Roberts
Publisher: Mercer University Press
ISBN: 0865548773
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

A landmark late-twentieth century pictorial archive that beautifully chronicles, in illuminating detail, fifty important American artists and writers in place: Edward Albee, John Chamberlain, Annie Dillard, John Hersey, Carl Hiaasen, Elmore Leonard, Roy Lichtensein, Alison Lurie, William Manchester, James Merrill, John D. MacDonald, James A. Michener, Jules Olitski, Robert Rauschenberg, Larry Rivers, James Rosenquist, Isaac B. Singer, and Joy Williams, among others. Book jacket.


Author: Gordon D. Jensen, M.D.
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781477141526
Release Date: 2012-07-30
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Marilyn Monroe is the most famous woman of the past century, the most photographed, and a sexuality icon—the sex goddess. She had a childhood of horrendous emotional deprivation and neglect. She always wanted to be a movie star—a great one. And, she attained it by age 30. She died prematurely at age 36 from an overdose of prescribed medication. Why? Who was the killer? Why did she fall fatally into his hands? Was she mentally ill? This book gives authoritative answers for the fi rst time ever: • Psychiatric analysis of Marilyn’s 16 personality and mental illnesses • The ways she struggled with mental illness to survive and excel as an actress • How her mental disorders played into the hands of incompetent doctors • How the treating psychoanalyst’s mental illness led to her death • Who the killer was and why he did it

Steps to College Reading

Author: Dorothy U. Seyler
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 020531905X
Release Date: 2000-07-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

textformat=02> This popular collection consists of a variety of primary sources, all grouped around central themes in American history since 1865. Each chapter in this book focuses on a particular problem in American history since 1865, such as American involvement in the Vietnam War, pr