8 edition of A mother in history. found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||E842.9 .S67|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||121|
|LC Control Number||66015321|
A figure in Greek mythology, Penelope is known best as a model of marital fidelity, but she was also a courageous mother whose story is told in the Odyssey. Wife and presumed widow of King Odysseus of Ithaca, Penelope appeals to obnoxious, greedy area men. Marilyn Norry is a Vancouver-based actor, playwright, and author of a new book, Writing Women’s History: starting with your mother. She is on a mission to empower each of us to write our mother’s story—about her life as a woman of her times, not just as a mother.
In Mother Is a Verb: An Unconventional History (Sarah Crichton Books, ), Sarah Knott creates a genre all her own in order to craft a new kind of historical interpretation. Blending memoir and history and building from anecdote, her book brings the past and the present viscerally alive. The most children born to any woman in recorded history is 69, according to Guinness World Records. The mother was a peasant from Shuya, Russia, identified only as the wife of Feodor Vassilyev. Mrs.
This book was an instant classic. Hays, a sociologist, shows that the definition of “proper parenting” has always been slightly out of reach, keeping mothers constantly striving and off. Ah, this famous French Queen looms large in history as the quintessentially tragic wife and mother figure. She's a mother who loses her children in the grisly events of the French Revolution, while simultaneously the "children" of her nation -- her discontented royal subjects -- reject her rule and even demand her head at the guillotine.
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The book is written by a talented magazine author with a keen eye who spent a couple weeks with Marguerite in the mids.
She does a great job a describing who this woman is and how she sees the world. If you are interested at all in what made Oswald tick, you've got to read this by: 2. A Mother in History: Three Incredible Days with Lee Harvey Oswald's Mother.
Jean Stafford. Rating details 34 ratings 8 reviews. Marguerite Oswald, the mother of the man who killed Kennedy/5. Excellent Mother to child book. I bought 2 of them one for my daughter and one for my son.
I am filling them, but I wish I had bought them when the children were smaller. I waited till mine were 36 and 33 and memory is a little sketchy, the book is itself is GREAT!!!/5().
A MOTHER IN HISTORY by Jean Stafford ‧ RELEASE DATE: N/A Via McCall's (where it appeared- in parts,) this is, chiefly in her own words, a self-portrait of Marguerite Oswald as a mother ""speaking for history,"" but also in alternating roles as ""citizen, widow, public figure"" with a.
A mother in history. [Jean Stafford] -- Recorded interviews with Mrs. Marguerita Oswald, mother of Lee Harvey Oswald. Sections of the book appeared previously in "McCall's" magazine.
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Such is the challenge faced by Sarah Knott, a historian who sets out to address that imbalance in Mother Is a Verb, her new book that blends memoir and history to tell a story of motherhood through.
Mother (Russian: Мать) is a novel written by Maxim Gorky in about revolutionary factory workers. It was first published, in English, in Appleton's Magazine inthen in Russian in The work was translated into many languages, and was made into a number of films.
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Blending memoir and history and building from anecdote, her book brings the past and the present viscerally alive. It is at once intimate and expansive, lyrical and precise.