Politics and the English Language


Published in: Google Books > Literary Collections > alternative power | Published on 09/Aug/2018 06:45

32 pages , Penguin UK , 2013-01-03
'Politics and the English Language' is widely considered Orwell's most important essay on style. Style, for Orwell, was never simply a question of aesthetics; it was always inextricably linked to politics and to truth.'All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.When ...[Read More]



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Fire Is Your Water A Novel


Published in: Google Books > Literary Collections > Environment care | Published on 13/Apr/2018 14:11

352 pages , Ohio University Press , 2017-03-15
Sacred chants are Ada Franklin’s power and her medicine. By saying them, she can remove warts, stanch bleeding, and draw the fire from burns. At age twenty, her reputation as a faith healer defines her in her rural Pennsylvania community. But on the day in 1953 that her family’s barn is consumed by flame, her identity as...[Read More]



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A Continuous Harmony Essays Cultural and Agricultural


Published in: Google Books > Literary Collections > environmental education | Published on 27/Jan/2018 06:27

176 pages , Counterpoint Press , 2012-05
The title of this book is taken from an account by Thomas F. Hornbein on his travels in the Himalayas. "It seemed to me,” Horenbein wrote, "that here man lived in continuous harmony with the land, as much as briefly a part of it as all its other occupants.” Wendell Berry’s second collection of essays, A Continuous Harmony wa...[Read More]



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