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Anthem

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First published in 1938, 'Anthem' is a dystopian fiction novel by British writer Ayn Rand. It takes place at some unspecified future date when mankind has entered another dark age. Technological advancement is now carefully planned and the concept of individuality has been eliminated.

Anthem (The Sixties Trilogy #3)

Anthem (The Sixties Trilogy #3) Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Deborah Wiles
Editor: Scholastic Inc.
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Anthem (The Sixties Trilogy #3) by Deborah Wiles Summary

From two-time National Book Award finalist Deborah Wiles, the remarkable story of two cousins who must take a road trip across America in 1969 in order to let a teen know he's been drafted to fight in Vietnam. Full of photos, music, and figures of the time, this is the masterful story of what it's like to be young and American in troubled times.

American Anthem

American Anthem Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Gene Scheer
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 0593465563
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American Anthem by Gene Scheer Summary

Based on the song that President Joe Biden quoted in his inaugural address, this picture book celebrates the beauty and diversity of this country and the legacies on which we build our future. As President Joe Biden delivered his inaugural address, he quoted from a song that fully captured his own spirit of service: “The work and prayers of centuries have brought us to this day. What shall be our legacy? What will our children say? Let me know in my heart, when my days are through—America, America, I gave my best to you.” It was a sentiment that spoke not only to our new president’s character, but to the sense of pride in duty and purpose for the sake of a country we hold dear. And it contained a message of quiet patriotism that so many of us hope to share with the next generation. In this new picture book, using the full text of the song President Biden quoted, we do just that. With words that speak to the soul of our nation, and art from twelve different illustrators, all depicting what America means to them, we take readers on a journey through this beautiful country—its history, its struggles, and its dignity—and throughout, we count our own blessings and think about how we can do more to share them with others, and give our best to our country and everyone in it.

Anthems and Anthem Composers

Anthems and Anthem Composers Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Myles Birket Foster
Editor: Georg Olms Verlag
ISBN: 9783487411798
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The Cop and the Anthem

The Cop and the Anthem Pdf/ePub eBook Author: O. Henry
Editor: Lindhardt og Ringhof
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The Cop and the Anthem by O. Henry Summary

While some try to get out of prison, Soapy, the only character in O. Henry’s short story, tries to get into it. Soapy is a homeless guy who prefers the warm cell to the cold night under the New York sky. He does everything he can think of in order to draw the attention of the police. However without any success. Until he hears a magical organ anthem. How will this story develop? Will Soapy manage to get into jail or he will find another way to sort out his life? "The Cop and the Anthem" is a comical short story with a touch of irony which emphatically presents the lower class and the obstacles man has to face. William Sidney Porter (1862-1919), known simply as O. Henry, was a prolific American author of humorous literary pieces. His fame came exceptionally quickly and he became a bestselling author of short story collections, among the most famous being "Cabbages and Kings", "The Voice of the City", and "Strictly Business." As a result of the outstanding literature legacy that O. Henry left behind, there is an American annual award after his name, given to exceptional short stories.

Anthem #2

Anthem #2 Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Alexander Freed,Mac Walters
Editor: Dark Horse Comics (Single Issues)
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Anthem #2 by Alexander Freed,Mac Walters Summary

PREQUEL TO BIOWARE'S HIGHLY ANTICIPATED GAME! Haunted by the death of her grandmother and distraught from losing her position as a Sentinel—the protectors of the only home she's ever known—Jani finds solace in stealing a Javelin exosuit and running away from Fort Tarsis. Her impulses lead her to the jungle, where a menacing threat awaits her. Alexander Freed (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) and Mac Walters (Mass Effect: Foundation) expand the canon of BioWare's latest video-game!

America's National Anthem: "The Star-Spangled Banner" in U.S. History, Culture, and Law

America's National Anthem: Author: John R. Vile
Editor: ABC-CLIO
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America's National Anthem: "The Star-Spangled Banner" in U.S. History, Culture, and Law by John R. Vile Summary

This A–Z encyclopedia is a one-stop resource for understanding the history and evolution of the national anthem in American politics, culture, and mythology, as well as controversies surrounding its emergence as a lightning rod for political protests and statements. This reference work serves as a comprehensive resource for understanding all aspects of the national anthem and its significance in U.S. history and American life and culture. It covers the origins of the song and its selection as the nation's official anthem and acknowledges other musical compositions proposed as national anthems. It discusses famous performances of the anthem and details laws and court decisions related to its performance, and it also explains notable phrases in its lyrics, describes the meaning of the national anthem to different demographic groups, and surveys presentations and celebrations of "The Star-Spangled Banner" in popular culture. Moreover, it summarizes famous political protests undertaken during renditions of the national anthem, from the Black Power salutes by American athletes during the 1968 Olympics to the kneeling protests undertaken by Colin Kaepernick and other NFL players to bring attention to racial inequality in America. Hundreds of illuminating and authoritative entries on various facets of the history and cultural importance of the "Star-Spangled Banner" Extensive timeline of important events in the history and evolution of America's National Anthem Detailed bibliography of resources for further learning about the National Anthem Guest foreword by musicology scholar Joseph Morgan on musical elements of the National Anthem song

Ayn Rand's Anthem

Ayn Rand's Anthem Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Charles Santino,Ayn Rand
Editor: Penguin
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Ayn Rand's Anthem by Charles Santino,Ayn Rand Summary

The controversial classic work of one individual's will versus the subjugation of society-now available as a compelling graphic novel. In all that was left of humanity there was only one man who dared to think, seek, and love. He, Equality 7-2521, would place his life in jeopardy. For his knowledge was regarded as a treacherous blasphemy. He had rediscovered the lost and holy word..."I".

A Study Guide for Wilfred Owen's "Anthem for Doomed Youth"

A Study Guide for Wilfred Owen's Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Editor: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1410340112
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A Study Guide for Wilfred Owen's "Anthem for Doomed Youth" by Gale, Cengage Learning Summary

A Study Guide for Wilfred Owen's "Anthem for Doomed Youth," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.

Anthem

Anthem Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Shana L. Redmond
Editor: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814760279
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Anthem by Shana L. Redmond Summary

For people of African descent, music constitutes a unique domain of expression. From traditional West African drumming to South African kwaito, from spirituals to hip-hop, Black life and history has been dynamically displayed and contested through sound. Shana Redmond excavates the sonic histories of these communities through a genre emblematic of Black solidarity and citizenship: anthems. An interdisciplinary cultural history, Anthem reveals how this “sound franchise” contributed to the growth and mobilization of the modern, Black citizen. Providing new political frames and aesthetic articulations for protest organizations and activist-musicians, Redmond reveals the anthem as a crucial musical form following World War I. Beginning with the premise that an analysis of the composition, performance, and uses of Black anthems allows for a more complex reading of racial and political formations within the twentieth century, Redmond expands our understanding of how and why diaspora was a formative conceptual and political framework of modern Black identity. By tracing key compositions and performances around the world—from James Weldon Johnson’s “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing” that mobilized the NAACP to Nina Simone’s “To Be Young, Gifted & Black” which became the Black National Anthem of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)—Anthem develops a robust recording of Black social movements in the twentieth century that will forever alter the way you hear race and nation.

The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys: National Anthem #1

The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys: National Anthem #1 Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Gerard Way,Shaun Simon
Editor: Dark Horse Comics (Single Issues)
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The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys: National Anthem #1 by Gerard Way,Shaun Simon Summary

The Fabulous Killjoys, once a group of teenage exterminators determined to save reality, have lost their way—and their memories. After a period of mental confinement, former Killjoys leader Mike Milligram gets de-programmed and hits the road to bring the gang back together for a final showdown against an evil pharmaceutical corporation, their monstrous hitman, and savage gang rivals. From Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance. The original inspiration for My Chemical Romances Danger Days!

The NFL National Anthem Protests

The NFL National Anthem Protests Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Margaret Haerens
Editor: ABC-CLIO
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The NFL National Anthem Protests by Margaret Haerens Summary

This volume provides a concise but authoritative overview of the NFL national anthem protests and the fierce debates they have sparked about patriotism, constitutional rights, military service, police brutality, and social justice. • Features entries devoted to specific events and milestones • Profiles highlight the contributions of important activists and other figures • Explores the lasting impact of the Kaepernick's protest on American life • Provides a bibliography of sources for further study

The Cop and the Anthem and Other Stories

The Cop and the Anthem and Other Stories Pdf/ePub eBook Author: O. Henry
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The Cop and the Anthem and Other Stories by O. Henry Summary

O. Henry was a master of the short story and one of the most popular American writers of the twentieth century. This selection of tales from across his writing career ranges from New York apartments to the cattle-lands of Texas, taking in con men, clerks, hustlers, shop assistants, tramps and tricksters. They all highlight his ironic, comic eye, his gift for evoking speech and setting, and his unique approach to life's quirks of fate. The Penguin English Library - collectable general readers' editions of the best fiction in English, from the eighteenth century to the end of the Second World War.

Sofia the First: The Amulet and the Anthem

Sofia the First: The Amulet and the Anthem Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Disney Books,Catherine Hapka
Editor: Disney Electronic Content
ISBN: 1423191684
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Sofia the First: The Amulet and the Anthem by Disney Books,Catherine Hapka Summary

Read along with Disney! Sofia is chosen to sing the Enchancian Anthem at the annual Harvest Festival. After she becomes a bit too boastful, Sofia's magical amulet bestows a curse on her, leaving her all croaked up! Follow along with the word for word narration in this charming book based on a special episode featuring Princess Belle!

A Study Guide for Sonia Sanchez's "An Anthem"

A Study Guide for Sonia Sanchez's Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Editor: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1410340120
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A Study Guide for Sonia Sanchez's "An Anthem" by Gale, Cengage Learning Summary

A Study Guide for Sonia Sanchez's "An Anthem," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.

Song of a Nation

Song of a Nation Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Robert Harris
Editor: McClelland & Stewart
ISBN: 0771050933
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The greatest story never told, this formidable and gorgeously written biography documents the amazing and controversial short life of Calixa Lavallée--the composer of "O Canada"--and the tumult of 19th-century North America. The story of "O Canada" is one of the great unknowns of our collective lives. No longer. This formidable and gorgeously written tale documents the history of this song of a nation, from its origins in French Canada in the years just after Confederation to the surprisingly controversial story of its adoption as Canada's national anthem a hundred years later. Song of a Nation is also the extraordinary and mysterious story of Calixa Lavallée--the anthem's French-Canadian composer--and his compelling, almost unbelievable personal journey: his early life as a blackface minstrel, travelling throughout the United States for more than a decade; his service for the Union Army in the American Civil War; his production of the first opera in Quebec; and, in a final act, becoming a leading figure in American music education. To understand "O Canada," and to understand the man who wrote it, is to return to the Canada of the mid-1800s, just forming as a nation, bringing together ancient racial hatreds and novel political possibilities. More than just a song, in its own story "O Canada" evokes the history of a country creating an identity for itself out of the unique forces and rivalries of French and English Canada, and looking to the infinite possibilities that lay ahead.

Anthems and the Making of Nation States

Anthems and the Making of Nation States Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Aleksandar Pavkovic,Christopher Kelen
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 0857726420
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Anthems and the Making of Nation States by Aleksandar Pavkovic,Christopher Kelen Summary

Anthems are symbolic means through which nations present themselves to the world. Accordingly, creating seven new nation states out of the bones of Yugoslavia required new anthems. Why did these new states opt for century-old national songs or, failing this, for the anthems without words? What are the images and symbols that each of these states chose as their 'national signatures' and how were these chosen? This book explores a variety of images of nationhood (or the absence of them) in the lyrics of the official anthems and of competing national songs and traces their historical trajectory from the time of their conception to their legal entrenchment. This is the first full-length study into the symbolic representations of nationhood in the recently created nation states of the Balkans."

Pro Football and the Proliferation of Protest

Pro Football and the Proliferation of Protest Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Stephen D. Perry
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498589189
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Pro Football and the Proliferation of Protest by Stephen D. Perry Summary

This book examines the take-a-knee protests, incorporating analysis of media coverage, impact on attitudes and behaviors, and racial, religious, gendered, and political perspectives. The analysis allows readers to recognize both positive and negative prejudice and to proscribe possible solutions for political divisiveness.

From Truant to Anime Screenwriter: My Path to "Anohana" and "The Anthem of the Heart"

From Truant to Anime Screenwriter: My Path to Author: Mari Okada
Editor: J-Novel Club
ISBN: 171830160X
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From Truant to Anime Screenwriter: My Path to "Anohana" and "The Anthem of the Heart" by Mari Okada Summary

Growing up in rural Chichibu, Mari Okada wanted nothing more than to leave her truant lifestyle behind to live in "the world outside." This screenwriter faces her own anxiety as she embraces her past through the words she screams on the page.

Study Guide

Study Guide Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Ayn Rand
Editor: BookCaps Study Guides
ISBN: 1621072983
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Study Guide by Ayn Rand Summary

The perfect companion to Ayn Rand's "Anthem," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more.

Change Sings

Change Sings Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Amanda Gorman
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 0593203232
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A lyrical picture book debut from #1 New York Times bestselling author and presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman and #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long "I can hear change humming In its loudest, proudest song. I don't fear change coming, And so I sing along." In this stirring, much-anticipated picture book by presidential inaugural poet and activist Amanda Gorman, anything is possible when our voices join together. As a young girl leads a cast of characters on a musical journey, they learn that they have the power to make changes—big or small—in the world, in their communities, and in most importantly, in themselves. With lyrical text and rhythmic illustrations that build to a dazzling crescendo by #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long, Change Sings is a triumphant call to action for everyone to use their abilities to make a difference.

Anthem For Doomed Youth

Anthem For Doomed Youth Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Wilfred Owen
Editor: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141397616
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Anthem For Doomed Youth by Wilfred Owen Summary

'Tonight he noticed how the women's eyes Passed from him to the strong men that were whole.' The true horror of the trenches is brought to life in this selection of poetry from the front line. Introducing Little Black Classics: 80 books for Penguin's 80th birthday. Little Black Classics celebrate the huge range and diversity of Penguin Classics, with books from around the world and across many centuries. They take us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. Here are stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions. Wilfred Owen (1893-1918). Owen is available in Penguin Classics in Three Poets of the First World War: Ivor Gurney, Isaac Rosenberg, Wilfred Owen.

Sorrow's Anthem

Sorrow's Anthem Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Michael Koryta
Editor: Minotaur Books
ISBN: 1429906235
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Sorrow's Anthem by Michael Koryta Summary

Once Lincoln Perry and Ed Gradduk were friends. Then Perry became a cop, Gradduk turned dangerous, and their friendship imploded. Now, Gradduk is dead. And Perry wants to use his PI license to prove that whatever else his childhood friend might have been, he wasn't a murderer. For the police, this case is over. The woman Gradduk is alleged to have killed can't tell her side of the story, and the building she entered with him has burned to the ground. But Perry is making connections to a wave of arson that struck Cleveland seventeen years ago-fires that lit up the dark secrets of two families, a local powerbroker, and at least one crooked cop. Now Perry and his partner can see ties between the past and present, between innocents and criminals-and sirens that keep playing... With an intense exploration of both character and crime, Sorrow's Anthem establishes Michael Koryta as one of the top young mystery writers in America today.

Patna Weds Chandigarh

Patna Weds Chandigarh Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Dinesh
Editor: Notion Press
ISBN: 194664191X
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Patna Weds Chandigarh by Dinesh Summary

Usha, a student of Law from Haryana, and Surya, a student of English Literature from Bihar, meet on the campus in Delhi and fall in love with each other. Two years later, Surya becomes an officer in Bihar and they are separated over the demand of a hefty dowry by Surya’s father. Fourteen years later, when they are reunited, they set out to meet their campus buddies – Maya, Cobra and Hooda, who exemplify money, God and sex respectively. Will they learn that more than God, money and sex, it is love that is needed to nourish and breathe life into human relationships?

Anthems and Minstrel Shows

Anthems and Minstrel Shows Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Brian Christopher Thompson
Editor: McGill-Queen\'s Press - MQUP
ISBN: 0773584161
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Anthems and Minstrel Shows by Brian Christopher Thompson Summary

Calixa Lavallée, the composer of “O Canada,” was the first Canadian-born musician to achieve an international reputation. While primarily remembered for the national anthem, Lavallée and his work extended well beyond Canada, and he played a multitude of roles in North American music as a composer, conductor, administrator, instrumentalist, educator, and critic. In Anthems and Minstrel Shows, Brian Thompson analyzes Lavallée’s music, letters, and published writings, as well as newspapers and music magazines of the time, to provide a detailed account of musical life in nineteenth-century North America and the relationship between music and nation. Leaving Quebec at age sixteen, Lavallée travelled widely for a decade as musical director of a minstrel troupe, and spent a year as a bandsman in the Union Army. Later, as a performer and conductor, he built a repertoire that prepared audiences for the intellectually challenging music of European composers and new music by his US contemporaries. His own music extended from national songs to comic operas, and instrumental music, as he shifted between the worlds of classical and popular music. Previously portrayed as a humble French Canadian forced into exile by ignorance and injustice, Lavallée emerges here as ambitious, radical, bohemian, and fully engaged with the musical, social, and political currents of his time. While nationalism and nation-building are central to this story, Anthems and Minstrel Shows asks to which nation – or nations – Lavallée and “O Canada” really belong.

Lift Every Voice and Sing

Lift Every Voice and Sing Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Julian Bond,Dr. Sondra Kathryn Wilson
Editor: Random House
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Lift Every Voice and Sing by Julian Bond,Dr. Sondra Kathryn Wilson Summary

"A group of young men in Jacksonville, Florida, arranged to celebrate Lincoln's birthday in 1900. My brother, J. Rosamond Johnson, and I decided to write a song to be sung at the exercise. I wrote the words and he wrote the music. Our New York publisher, Edward B. Marks, made mimeographed copies for us and the song was taught to and sung by a chorus of five hundred colored school children. "Shortly afterwards my brother and I moved from Jacksonville to New York, and the song passed out of our minds. But the school children of Jacksonville kept singing it, they went off to other schools and sang it, they became teachers and taught it to other children. Within twenty years it was being sung over the South and in some other parts of the country. Today, the song, popularly known as the Negro National Hymn, is quite generally used. "The lines of this song repay me in elation, almost of exquisite anguish, whenever I hear them sung by Negro children." —James Weldon Johnson, 1935 Pasted into Bibles, schoolbooks, and hearts, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," written by J. Rosamond Johnson and James Weldon Johnson in 1900, has become one of the most beloved songs in the African American community—taught for years in schools, churches, and civic organizations. Adopted by the NAACP as its official song in the 1920s and sung throughout the civil rights movement, it is still heard today at gatherings across America. James Weldon Johnson's lyrics pay homage to a history of struggle but never waver from a sense of optimism for the future—"facing the rising sun of our new day begun, let us march on till victory is won." Its message of hope and strength has made "Lift Every Voice and Sing" a source of inspiration for generations. In celebration of the song's centennial, Julian Bond and Sondra Kathryn Wilson have collected one hundred essays by artists, educators, politicians, and activists reflecting on their personal experiences with the song. Also featuring photos from historical archives, Lift Every Voice and Sing is a moving illustration of the African American experience in the past century. With contributors including John Hope Franklin, Jesse Jackson, Maya Angelou, Norman Lear, Maxine Waters, and Percy Sutton, this volume is a personal tribute to the enduring power of an anthem. "Lift Every Voice and Sing" has touched the hearts of many who have heard it because its true aim, as Harry Belafonte explains, "isn't just to show life as it is but to show life as it should be."

5 Worlds Book 4: The Amber Anthem

5 Worlds Book 4: The Amber Anthem Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Mark Siegel,Alexis Siegel
Editor: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0593120582
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5 Worlds Book 4: The Amber Anthem by Mark Siegel,Alexis Siegel Summary

Think Star Wars meets Avatar: The Last Airbender! Kazu Kibuishi (AMULET) says this graphic novel adventure is "a magical journey, as fun as it is beautiful!" In book 4, Oona Lee arrives on Salassandra determined to light the yellow beacon and continue her quest to save the Five Worlds from the evil Mimic's influence. But the beacon is encased in amber! An ancient clue says that Oona and her friends must seek out the Amber Anthem to succeed. Meanwhile, Stan Moon sends an evil Jax robot to assassinate Oona and hunts down An Tzu himself. Turns out, as An Tzu fades away from his Vanishing Illness, he's becoming someone else--someone who could tip the scales in the battle for the Five Worlds!

The National Anthem of South Africa

The National Anthem of South Africa Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Ludumo Magangane
Editor: Partridge Africa
ISBN: 1482824914
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The National Anthem of South Africa by Ludumo Magangane Summary

The book looks at the two components that make up the National Anthem of South Africathe hymn Nkosi SikeleliAfrika by E. Sontonga, the poem Die Stem van Suid Afrika (The Call of South Africa) by C. J. Langehoven, and how Die Stem was set to music by Rev L. de Villiers. The book introduces the Xhosa composer Enoch Sontonga, how and when he composed the hymn Nkosi SikeleliAfrika. It then looks at the use of this hymn, the effect it had on the black people, and how it ultimately captured the imagination of the African National Congress. The book then looks at the metamorphosis of the hymn, also highlighting how it crossed the borders of South Africa. The reader is then introduced to the Afrikaans poem Die Stem van Suid Afrika (The Call of South Africa) by C. J. Langenhoven. The book then traces how this poem also caught the imagination of the Afrikaaner nation, its setting to music, and how it ultimately became the national anthem of White South Africa. Finally, the reader gets to see how politics shaped the routes that these two compositions took to ultimately be fused together to the National Anthem of South Africa.

PROP - Pharmaceutical Calculations Custom

PROP - Pharmaceutical Calculations Custom Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Anthem
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323317405
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Anthem for Doomed Youth

Anthem for Doomed Youth Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Carola Dunn
Editor: Minotaur Books
ISBN: 1429968303
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Anthem for Doomed Youth by Carola Dunn Summary

In the Spring of 1926, the corpses of three men are found in shallow graves off the beaten path in Epping Forest outside of London—each shot through the heart and bearing no identification. DCI Alec Fletcher of Scotland Yard, the lead detective, is immediately given two urgent orders by his supervisor at the Yard: solve the murders quickly and keep his wife, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher, away from the case! Thankfully, Daisy's off visiting their daughter at school. But when a teacher is found dead, Daisy is once again in the thick of it. As Daisy tries to solve one murder, Alec discovers that the three victims in his case were in the same Army company during World War I, that their murders are likely related to specific events that unfolded during that tragic conflict, and that, unless the killer is revealed and stopped, those three might only be the beginning.

Chandos Anthem No. 9 - O Praise the Lord with One Consent, HWV 254

Chandos Anthem No. 9 - O Praise the Lord with One Consent, HWV 254 Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Karl Päsler
Editor: Serenissima Music, Inc.
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Chandos Anthem No. 9 - O Praise the Lord with One Consent, HWV 254 by Karl Päsler Summary

O Praise the Lord with One Consent was composed in 1718 while Handel was residing in Cannons Park. Like the other Chandos Anthems, it was comissioned by the Earl of Carnarvon James Brydges, subsequently named First Duke of Chandos. The anthem was first performed that year under the composer's direction ay St. Lawrence's Church in Cannons Park. The text is taken from Psalms 117, 135, and 148 in Nahum Tate and Nicolas Brady's 1696 New Versions of the Psalms. This complete vocal and pano score, edited by Max Seiffert with a piano reduction by Karl Pasler, is an unabridged reprint of the score first issued by Breitkopf & Hartel, Leipzig ca.1900. IMSLP page Wikipedia

Anthem: Strong Alone, Stronger Together

Anthem: Strong Alone, Stronger Together Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Bioware,Alexander Freed,Mac Walters
Editor: Dark Horse Comics
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Anthem: Strong Alone, Stronger Together by Bioware,Alexander Freed,Mac Walters Summary

This prequel to BioWare's science fantasy Action RPG introduces two gifted siblings struggling for survival in a world full of danger. From the video game developer that has defined roleplaying games with seminal franchises such as Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Baldur's Gate, and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic comes a world brimming with new heroes, new threats, and new stories. Yarrow--one of the brave warriors known as Freelancers who pilot powerful Javelin exosuits--rescues a lone boy, Kismet, from an ambush. With no family left alive, Kismet is placed with a family in Fort Tarsis, a human outpost surrounded by untamed wilderness. His adoptive sister, Jani, struggles with Kismet's withdrawn personality at first, but over the years, the two become close friends. As they grow, Jani learns to fly and fight in Javelin armor, while Kismet trains to join the ranks of the mysterious Cyphers. The pair find themselves split, each pursuing their own craft of war, until an enemy force--large and vicious--appears on the horizon, bringing them together to face their ultimate test. They vowed to defend humanity, but can they protect each other?

The “Shim Sham”

The “Shim Sham” Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Russell P. Foreman Jr.
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The authors objective is to capture these steps and unusual musical counts in written Dance Notes format, going to great lengths to break down the steps and insure the dancer has WEIGHT on the correct foot, etc, to accomplish a faithful execution of some tricky foot work complicated by some unusual musical dance counts. A corollary objective is to set the record straight, dispelling ALL variations. The completion of this book was a labor of love, dedicated by the author to his late mother, Gertrude LeBlanc Foreman, a pioneer of the dance industry in southwest Louisiana (Acadiana) who taught dance for over 50 years and fueled my passion to dance.

Texas Born

Texas Born Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Kerry Newcomb
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With sweat, blood, and tears, John Anthem carved out a home on the Texas frontier, a ranch that was two days' ride from end to end. But while Anthem made the Slash A in his own image, his sons were born with Texas restlessness in their blood. Cole Anthem went off to fight a war. Billy Anthem has his sights set on goals of his own. Then a Mexican outlaw came after John Anthem--and struck a savage blow against his family. Now Anthem must turn away from his empire and ride against his sworn enemy. And when he does, he will not be alone. Because when fate and outlaws take on the Anthems, a wounded family will come together--as good men and brave women are willing to fight and die for honor, justice, and the future of their land...

The Art of Anthem

The Art of Anthem Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Bioware
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Hundreds of pieces of art with commentary detailing the creation of BioWare's groundbreaking epic in an expertly designed hardcover volume! From the studio behind the hit franchises Dragon Age and Mass Effect comes the thrilling world of Anthem. Dark Horse Books and BioWare are proud to present The Art of Anthem, showcasing the grandeur and beauty of this dangerous new world. Filled with behind-the-scenes looks at four years of game production, original concept art, and exclusive commentary from developers, The Art of Anthem is a fantastic addition to any gamer fan's bookshelf!

Rare Books Uncovered

Rare Books Uncovered Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Rebecca Rego Barry
Editor: Voyageur Press
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Feed your inner bibliophile with this volume on unearthed rare and antiquarian books. Few collectors are as passionate or as dogged in the pursuit of their quarry as collectors of rare books. In Rare Books Uncovered, expert on rare and antiquarian books Rebecca Rego Barry recounts the stories of remarkable discoveries from the world of book collecting. Read about the family whose discovery in their attic of a copy of Action Comics No. 1--the first appearance of Superman-saved their home from foreclosure. Or the Salt Lake City bookseller who volunteered for a local fundraiser--and came across a 500-year-old copy of the Nuremberg Chronicle. Or the collector who, while browsing his local thrift shop, found a collectible copy of Calvary in China--inscribed by the author to the collector's grandfather. These tales and many others will entertain and inspire casual collectors and hardcore bibliomaniacs alike.

The Orpheus C. Kerr Papers (Complete)

The Orpheus C. Kerr Papers (Complete) Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Robert H. Newell
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Music and Theology in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Music and Theology in Nineteenth-Century Britain Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Martin Clarke
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The interrelationship of music and theology is a burgeoning area of scholarship in which conceptual issues have been explored by musicologists and theologians including Jeremy Begbie, Quentin Faulkner and Jon Michael Spencer. Their important work has opened up opportunities for focussed, critical studies of the ways in which music and theology can be seen to interact in specific repertoires, genres, and institutions as well as the work of particular composers, religious leaders and scholars. This collection of essays explores such areas in relation to the religious, musical and social history of nineteenth-century Britain. The book does not simply present a history of sacred music of the period, but examines the role of music in the diverse religious life of a century that encompassed the Oxford Movement, Catholic Emancipation, religious revivals involving many different denominations, the production of several landmark hymnals and greater legal recognition for religions other than Christianity. The book therefore provides a valuable guide to the music of this complex historical period.

Narrative Soundings: An Anthology of Narrative Inquiry in Music Education

Narrative Soundings: An Anthology of Narrative Inquiry in Music Education Pdf/ePub eBook Author: Margaret S. Barrett,Sandra L. Stauffer
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Narrative Soundings: An Anthology of Narrative Inquiry in Music Education by Margaret S. Barrett,Sandra L. Stauffer Summary

This volume focuses specifically on narrative inquiry as a means to interrogate research questions in music education, offering music education researchers indispensible information on the use of qualitative research methods, particularly narrative, as appropriate and acceptable means of conducting and reporting research. This anthology of narrative research work in the fields of music and education builds on and supports the work presented in the editors’ first volume in Narrative Inquiry in Music Education: Troubling Certainty (Barrett & Stauffer, 2009, Springer). The first volume provides a context for undertaking narrative inquiry in music education, as well as exemplars of narrative inquiry in music education and commentary from key international voices in the fields of narrative inquiry and music education respectively.

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