Fun with Historical Doll-making

Fun with Historical Doll-making Author : Valerie Janitch
Release : 1973-01-01
Publisher : Taylor & Francis
ISBN : 9780718200787
File Size : 87.71 MB
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Library of Congress Catalog

Library of Congress Catalog Author : Library of Congress
Release : 1974
Publisher :
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Beginning with 1953, entries for Motion pictures and filmstrips, Music and phonorecords form separate parts of the Library of Congress catalogue. Entries for Maps and atlases were issued separately 1953-1955.

Reading Time

Reading Time Author :
Release : 1973-04
Publisher :
File Size : 35.1 MB
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The Funny Parts

The Funny Parts Author : Anthony Balducci
Release : 2014-01-10
Publisher : McFarland
ISBN : 078648893X
File Size : 80.66 MB
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Classic comedy routines and individual gags have been around for many hundreds of years, probably thousands; the best of these ribticklers make their merry way through theater, circus, film and television. The challenge to comedians has always been to adapt familiar material in a way that emphasizes their personal style and outlook. The many routines and gags cited in this illustrated history are lovingly deconstructed to show how they have been shaped to suit different eras and performers. These tried and true laugh-provokers are indestructible. Through all the remakes, revivals, recycles and revamps, they have survived robustly to the present day. As these timeless comedy gems are traced to their beginnings and followed through the years, readers are taken on a mirthful journey from Keystone to Zombieland.

Fun with the Family North Carolina

Fun with the Family North Carolina Author : James L. Hoffman
Release : 2012-03-06
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN : 0762776412
File Size : 77.45 MB
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Written by a parent for parents, this opinionated, personal, and easy-to-use guide has hundreds of ideas to keep the kids entertained for an hour, a day, or a weekend! Fun with the Family North Carolina leads the way to amusement parks, historical attractions, children’s museums, wildlife habitats, festivals, parks, and much more. The whole family will enjoy… Riding the rails and taking in the sights aboard a steam locomotive on the Great Smoky Mountain Railway Getting wet on Sliding Rock, a 150-foot natural waterslide, and exploring the waterfalls at Pisgah National Forest Celebrating the holiday spirit in McAdenville, better known as Christmastown USA, where every December the small community shines bright with more than 350,000 Christmas lights Traveling the world and getting wild at the many exhibits at the North Carolina Zoo, one of the largest walk-through zoos on the planet

PLR in Practice

PLR in Practice Author : John Sumsion
Release : 1988
Publisher :
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Easy-to-make Dolls with Nineteenth-century-costumes

Easy-to-make Dolls with Nineteenth-century-costumes Author : Genevieve Priscilla Jones
Release : 1977-01-01
Publisher : Courier Corporation
ISBN : 0486234266
File Size : 75.68 MB
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Full-size patterns and complete easy-to-follow instructions for making 10 old-fashioned doll bodies, faces, and wardrobes. "The instructions are easy to follow, and those who enjoy creating their own dolls will find some particularly attractive ones here that they can make." — Antiques Journal.

Cumulative Book Index

Cumulative Book Index Author :
Release : 1984
Publisher :
File Size : 82.32 MB
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Children's Book Review

Children's Book Review Author :
Release : 1973
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Issues for Apr. 1971- include separately paged section: Children's book review: occasional list, no. 1- .

Funny Face!

Funny Face! Author : Rich
Release : 2011-02-28
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 1440225397
File Size : 58.12 MB
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The spud everybody loves to play with is turning 50 years old! Mr. Potato Head has delighted generations of children and now everyone can have a detailed look at the exciting history of the toy potato that has fascinated the world for half a century. This colorful book follows Mr. Potato Head from his birth in 1952 at the hands of Hassenfeld Bros., to the addition of Mrs. Potato Head and all the variations on the original, including the Jumpin1 Mr. Potato Head and the Toy Story version. Funny Face also highlights the pop culture aspect of the popular toy, including the toy premiums and other marketing items, such as Mr. Potato Head Ice Pops and the Potato Head Game that sprouted from its popularity.

The School Librarian

The School Librarian Author :
Release : 1973
Publisher :
File Size : 66.44 MB
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The Junior Bookshelf

The Junior Bookshelf Author :
Release : 1973
Publisher :
File Size : 30.75 MB
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Ebony Jr.

Ebony Jr. Author :
Release : 1979-11
Publisher :
File Size : 60.61 MB
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Created by the publishers of EBONY. During its years of publishing it was the largest ever children-focused publication for African Americans.

Using Textile Arts and Handcrafts in Therapy with Women

Using Textile Arts and Handcrafts in Therapy with Women Author : Ann Futterman Collier
Release : 2012
Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN : 1849058385
File Size : 61.98 MB
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Original research and examples from artists illustrate how different textile-based art approaches can provide therapeutic outlets for women with a complete variety of life experiences. The psychology of this therapeutic approach is explained as well as explanations of specific techniques and suggestions for practise with a wide range of clients.

A Kid's Guide to Asian American History

A Kid's Guide to Asian American History Author : Valerie Petrillo
Release : 2007-05-28
Publisher : Chicago Review Press
ISBN : 1613740379
File Size : 73.24 MB
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Hands-on activities, games, and crafts introduce children to the diversity of Asian American cultures and teach them about the people, experiences, and events that have shaped Asian American history. This book is broken down into sections covering American descendents from various Asian countries, including China, Japan, Korea, Philippines, India, Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. Topics include the history of immigration from Asian countries, important events in U.S. history, sidebars on famous Asian Americans, language lessons, and activities that highlight arts, games, food, clothing, unique celebrations, and folklore. Kids can paint a calligraphy banner, practice Tai Chi, fold an origami dog or cat, build a Japanese rock garden, construct a Korean kite, cook bibingka, and create a chalk rangoli. A time line, glossary, and recommendations for Web sites, books, movies, and museums round out this multicultural guide.

Bruce's History Lessons

Bruce's History Lessons Author : Bruce G. Kauffmann
Release : 2008-11-24
Publisher : iUniverse
ISBN : 9781440106439
File Size : 35.62 MB
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This collection of columns by historian Bruce G. Kauffmann is must reading whether you are a history buff or not. Unlike most historians Kauffmann writes in a style that is entertaining as well as educational, and because his columns are short just 450 words they arent a huge commitment in time. Read one each day, or as many as you like. A recurring theme in the correspondence Kauffmann gets from readers is how much they wish history had been taught in school the way he writes it in his column. As reader Cynthia Scarlett wrote, Mr. Kauffmann, I truly enjoy your columns! How I wish someone with your flair could have been around when I was in high school. I would have been a lot smarter than I am now. I think you are a real asset to learning and I hope someone in the academic arena understands that and helps spread your fascinating columns throughout the country, or world." Even teachers are fans, and countless numbers of them use his column in their classroom. Regardless of your age, or past interest in history, you will enjoy this book.

A Curious History of Sex

A Curious History of Sex Author : Kate Lister
Release : 2020-02-06
Publisher : Unbound Publishing
ISBN : 1783528060
File Size : 72.65 MB
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This is not a comprehensive study of every sexual quirk, kink and ritual across all cultures throughout time, as that would entail writing an encyclopaedia. Rather, this is a drop in the ocean, a paddle in the shallow end of sex history, but I hope you will get pleasantly wet nonetheless. The act of sex has not changed since people first worked out what went where, but the ways in which society dictates how sex is culturally understood and performed have varied significantly through the ages. Humans are the only creatures that stigmatise particular sexual practices, and sex remains a deeply divisive issue around the world. Attitudes will change and grow – hopefully for the better – but sex will never be free of stigma or shame unless we acknowledge where it has come from. Based on the popular research project Whores of Yore, and written with her distinctive humour and wit, A Curious History of Sex draws upon Dr Kate Lister’s extensive knowledge of sex history. From medieval impotence tests to twentieth-century testicle thefts, from the erotic frescoes of Pompeii, to modern-day sex doll brothels, Kate unashamedly roots around in the pants of history, debunking myths, challenging stereotypes and generally getting her hands dirty. This fascinating book is peppered with surprising and informative historical slang, and illustrated with eye-opening, toe-curling and meticulously sourced images from the past. You will laugh, you will wince and you will wonder just how much has actually changed.