In 1834, Osborne Russell joined an expedition from Boston, which proceeded to the Rocky Mountains to capitalize on the lucrative salmon and fur trade. Beginning at the age of twenty, he detailed...
Author: Russell, OsborneSummary:
Author: Farnsworth, WardSummary:
Ward Farnsworth explains what the Socratic method is, how it works, and why it matters more than ever in our time.Genre: Philosophy
Author: Martin, Thomas R.Summary:
In a new edition featuring updates throughout, this compact yet comprehensive history brings alive Greek civilization from its Stone Age roots to the fourth century BC. Martin integrates political...
Author: Overholser, Wayne D.Summary:
Dan Riley is determined to find out who is really in charge of a local syndicate, and the only man willing to help him is Andrew Daniels, a former newspaper man whose courage comes from a bottle...Genre: Western fiction
Author: Novak, KathleenSummary:
Gigi Paulo arrives in New York and is immediately drawn to a girl he sees in a bar near Penn Station. After he dies, his daughter uncovers her father's desire for this unknown woman, leaving her...
Author: Lovecraft, H. P.Summary:
H. P. Lovecraft's astonishing tales blend elements of horror, science fiction, and cosmic terror that are as powerful today as they were when first published. This tome brings together all of...