Tragic Honesty

A Tragic Honesty: The Life and Work of Richard Yates  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 10, 2017
A Tragic Honesty: The Life and Work of Richard Yates

A Tragic Honesty: The Life and Work of Richard Yates by Blake Bailey
English | June 18th, 2013 | ISBN: 1466848855 | 656 Pages | EPUB | 0.84 MB

Celebrated in his prime, forgotten in his final years, only to be championed anew by our greatest contemporary authors, Richard Yates has always exposed readers to the unsettling hypocrisies of our modern age. Classic novels such as Revolutionary Road and The Easter Parade are incomparable chronicles of the quiet and not-so-quiet desperation of the American middle-class.

The Devil's Right Hand: The Tragic Story of the Colt Family Curse [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 7, 2018
The Devil's Right Hand: The Tragic Story of the Colt Family Curse [Audiobook]

The Devil's Right Hand: The Tragic Story of the Colt Family Curse [Audiobook] by M. William Phelps
English | May 11, 2015 | ASIN: B00XILN72G | MP3@64 kbps | 9 hrs 26 mins | 262 MB
Narrator: Mark Holcomb
The True History of the Elephant Man: The Definitive Account of the Tragic and Extraordinary Life of Joseph Carey Merrick

The True History of the Elephant Man: The Definitive Account of the Tragic and Extraordinary Life of Joseph Carey Merrick by Peter Ford, Michael Howell
English | April 1st, 2010 | ISBN: 1602397368 | 240 Pages | EPUB | 4.00MB

Due to horrible physical deformities, he spent much of his life as a fair-ground freak. He was hounded, persecuted, and starving, until his fortune changed and he was rescued, housed, and fed by the distinguished surgeon, Frederick Treves. The subject of several books, a Broadway hit, and a film, Joseph Merrick has become part of popular mythology. Here, in this fully revised edition containing much fresh information, are the true and unromanticized facts of his life.

Shakespeare's Tragic Justice (Routledge Library Editions: Renaissance Drama)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at April 25, 2018
Shakespeare's Tragic Justice (Routledge Library Editions: Renaissance Drama)

Shakespeare's Tragic Justice (Routledge Library Editions: Renaissance Drama) (Volume 14) by C. J. Sisson
2018 | ISBN: 1138234621, 1138234656 | English | 114 pages | EPUB | 0.2 MB

The Thresher Disaster: The Most Tragic Dive in Submarine History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at April 22, 2018
The Thresher Disaster: The Most Tragic Dive in Submarine History

The Thresher Disaster: The Most Tragic Dive in Submarine History by John Bentley
English | 1975 | ISBN: 0385030576 | 372 Pages | EPUB | 3.3 MB

Regarding this doomed submarine. this one, however, is different. it is not merely the disaster this book is concerned with, it is the real men, their personalities, their problems, their concerns, their abilities and their perceived failures.
Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä - Mahler: Symphony No. 6 in A Minor "Tragic" (2018)

Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä - Mahler: Symphony No. 6 in A Minor "Tragic" (2018)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks)+cue, log, m3u, d. booklet | 366 MB
Label: BIS – BIS-2266 | Tracks: 04 | Time: 86:46 min
Classical, Orchestral

Albert Camus once wrote 'when I describe what the catastrophe of modern man looks like, music comes into my mind the music of Gustav Mahler'. If asked to specify a particular work, it is quite possible that Camus would have proposed Symphony No. 6 in A minor the symphony that Bruno Walter claimed portrayed 'a terrifying, hopeless darkness, without a human sound'. Nevertheless, the period during which Mahler wrote his Sixth was one of the most successful and happiest of his life prior to any marital difficulties, at the time of the birth of his second daughter Anna, his professional reputation growing.
The Hopkins Conundrum: A Tragic Comedy About Gerard Manley Hopkins and Five Shipwrecked Nuns

The Hopkins Conundrum: A Tragic Comedy About Gerard Manley Hopkins and Five Shipwrecked Nuns by Simon Edge
English | October 1, 2017 | ISBN: 1785630334 | EPUB | 272 pages | 1.4 MB
Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä - Mahler: Symphony No. 6 in A Minor "Tragic" (2018)

Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä - Mahler: Symphony No. 6 in A Minor "Tragic" (2018)
Classical | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 361 MB
Label: BIS | Tracks: 04 | Time: 86:46 min

Albert Camus once wrote 'when I describe what the catastrophe of modern man looks like, music comes into my mind the music of Gustav Mahler'. If asked to specify a particular work, it is quite possible that Camus would have proposed Symphony No. 6 in A minor the symphony that Bruno Walter claimed portrayed 'a terrifying, hopeless darkness, without a human sound'.

Lisa Riley's Honesty Diet  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 5, 2018
Lisa Riley's Honesty Diet

Lisa Riley's Honesty Diet by Lisa Riley
English | December 28th, 2017 | ASIN: B073VB9P2Q, ISBN: 071818887X | 178 Pages | EPUB (HQ/True) | 127.74 MB

Lisa Riley's weight-loss story is truly remarkable. After years wearing size-30 clothes and convincing herself she was 'fat but happy', she finally got a wake-up call when diabetes threatened. Two years later, she's 12 stone lighter, significantly healthier and the weight is gone for good.
Sailing to the Far Horizon: The Restless Journey and Tragic Sinking of a Tall Ship

Sailing to the Far Horizon: The Restless Journey and Tragic Sinking of a Tall Ship by Pamela Sisman Bitterman
English | December 6th, 2012 | ASIN: B00AKSZ61A, ISBN: 0299201902, 0299201945 | 368 Pages | EPUB | 3.41 MB

The tall ship Sofia sank off New Zealand’s North Island in February 1982, stranding its crew on disabled life rafts for five days. They struggled to survive as any realistic hope of rescue dwindled. Just a few years earlier, Pamela Sisman Bitterman was a naïve swabbie looking for adventure, signing on with a sailing co-operative taking this sixty-year-old, 123-foot, three-masted gaff-topsail schooner around the globe.