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The Perfect Bride (Signet Regency Romance) by Eileen Putman Essays and Term Papers

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century, Eileen Gray was and still has not been given any attention as a serious designer/architect, unlike her counter parts, Le Corbusier, De Stijl, Mies van der Rohe, or Frank Lloyd Wright. Eileen Gray spent most of her designing life in France…
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Romance and Love; an essay When I was assigned this topic to write about, I immediately thought of Eros. The ancient Greek word that describes the romantic side of love. Philos and Agape are really more spiritual in nature, but Eros, now that's…
. Nor did it stop Eileen Collins, 42, from becoming NASA’s first female commander ever after 95 missions. Collins, who has logged over 5,000 hours of airtime in thirty types of aircraft and 537 of those hours in space, served as pilot in her last two…
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Case Synopsis The Kansas City, MO Hyatt Regency Hotel was designed to be open and airy, with a lobby consisting of an open atrium that extended to the top of the building. On one side of the building were the hotel rooms, and on the other side were…
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In the middle ages, entertainers and writers used love stories to entertain their audiences. In other words, writers and storytellers used characteristics of medieval romance. This is true in “The Princess Bride” and Tristan and Iseult by Joseph…
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, by Edwin A. Abbot, is a fictional story that tells of life in two dimensions through the eyes of A. Square, the narrator. Then the square begins to experience other dimensions through thoughts and dreams…
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The Bride Price This book was a story about a Nigerian family and the tradition of the bride price. Part of the story takes place in Lagos where Aku-nna, the protagonist, grew up. After her father dies she is forced to move to Ibuza to live…
Two is Always Better Than One Whoever said that the sequel is never as good and the original spoke too soon. James Whale’s The Bride of Frankenstein is far superior to Whale’s first Frankenstein creation. The acting is superior, the costumes and make…
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"A book?" "That’s right. When I was your age, television was called books!" Part swashbuckling adventure, part tongue-in-cheek parody, The Princess Bride was a fairy tale with a comic edge. William Goldman (the Oscar-winning screenwriter of Butch…
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Depending on how you look at Margaret Atwood’s The Robber Bride, Timson calls it an “upmarket melodrama” whereas Martin refers to it as a novel “confronting politically correct feminism”. The truth is it isn’t either of these. While some…
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