Morel Tales

Morel Tales
Author : Gary Alan Fine
Publisher : Harvard University Press
Total Pages : 324
Release : 1998
ISBN 10 : 0674089359
ISBN 13 : 9780674089358
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Morel Tales Book Description:

Gary Fine explores how Americans attempt to give meaning to the natural world that surrounds them. Fine suggests that the meanings we assign to the natural environment are culturally grounded and he supports this claim by examining the fascinating world of mushrooming.

Hitler's Black Victims
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Clarence Lusane
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-23 - Publisher: Routledge

Drawing on interviews with the black survivors of Nazi concentration camps and archival research in North America, Europe, and Africa, this book documents and analyzes the meaning of Nazism's racial policies towards people of African descent, specifically those born in Germany, England, France, the United States, and Africa, and the
King Leopold's Ghost
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Adam Hochschild
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-09-03 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

"An enthralling story . . . A work of history that reads like a novel." — Christian Science Monitor “As Hochschild’s brilliant book demonstrates, the great Congo scandal prefigured our own times . . . This book must be read and reread.” — Los Angeles Times Book Review In the
Eugene Morel
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Gaetan M. Benoit
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Litwin Books

Eugene Morel (1869-1934) was a French Librarian who, along the lines of such eminent public library pioneers as Edward Edwards and Melvil Dewey, made a remarkable contribution towards the development of public librarianship in France. Morel was genuinely interested in all facets of librarianship and played a dominant role in
Morel Support
Language: en
Pages: 26
Authors: James Phares
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-19 - Publisher:

This book is a beginners guide to identifying, hunting and cooking morel mushrooms. There also is a large part of the book devoting to preserving morels for future use
The Orser's Promise
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Megan Greenberg
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10 - Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing

The imagined land of Eem is home to an awkward Orser named Apt, who isn't, and a host of outrageous and nonsensical characters. Our story begins as Apt makes a spectacular blunder (on purpose) and falls headlong into a course of strange actions. Fleeing her employer's wrath, Apt takes refuge