Born to a Jewish family in Vienna and imprisoned when the Nazis came to power, Lerner has said this experience influenced her interest in history. She began taking history courses at age 38 to research a book. Within three years after earning a bachelor degree, she earned her master and doctorate in history.
The topics in “Assorted Prose” are a bright magpie’s nest of subjects, ranging from baseball to the post office, Robert Frost to unread books, dinosaur eggs to the assassination of John F. Kennedy. He seemed incapable of writing a bad sentence, which is another reason I wanted to read more of him this year.
Perennials: These are plants and flowers that generally live many years and “come back” season after season. Some perennials last all year round, depending on where you live. If building a container garden that you want to remain all year long, you will want to use perennials as your anchor plant.
NEW YORK The longtime boss of a union for New York City corrections officers was sentenced to nearly five years in prison Friday for corruption convictions, a steep fall for a man credited with winning guards pay and benefits parity with police and firefighters before squandering $19 million in union funds. District Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein announced the sentence for Norman Seabrook after hearing the former head of the New York City Correction Officers Benevolent Association defiantly defend his two decades of work leading the union..
Therefore, it is almost a certainty that Brady camera operators exposed the images taken from this camera position. I believe that the camera was over 100 feet from the hearse at the time of the exposure, which conforms with an estimated range of distances resulting from placement of a camera on the Tenth St. Side of Brady gallery determined by using Google Map Measurement Tool..
David McCullough has certainly done that with his chronicles of Harry Truman, John Adams, and the Wright Brothers. Doris Kearns Goodwin, who’s written books about Abraham Lincoln, Lyndon Johnson, and the two iconic Roosevelts, TR and FDR, has become something of a household name, too.In A Life of My Own, Tomalin tells fans how she came to do the work that she loves. The title of her memoir has a clever double meaning.
Oakley will also release a “TRON” commemorative sunglass based on a design from the company’s Elite Collection of ultra premium products. This non 3D eyewear is a special edition of Oakley Elite Pit Boss and features HDPolarized lenses with High Definition Optics (HDO). Engineered with ultra lightweight titanium plates, the frame is embellished with graphics inspired by TRON: Legacy..