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- Tom Doherty Associates 2014; US$ 17.99
Debut author Julia Mary Gibson explores turn-of-the-century Native American culture, ecology, and conservation, in her historical fiction novel, Copper Magic . The year is 1906, and on the shores of Lake Michigan twelve-year-old Violet Blake unearths an ancient talisman?a copper hand. Violet?s touch warms the copper hand and it begins to reveal... more...
- Head of Zeus 2014;
In 1920s London, three sisters struggle to make ends meet, until the events of one long hot Summer change everything... Milly, the eldest, works in Southwells jam factory. Elsie dreams of a career on the stage, while little Amy runs wild with her friends on the streets. But all three live in fear of their father's unforgiving temper, and are desperate... more...
- Ohio University Press 2011; US$ 33.99
Anglophone Poetry in Colonial India, 1780?1913: A Critical Anthology makes accessible for the first time the entire range of poems written in English on the subcontinent from their beginnings in 1780 to the watershed moment in 1913 when Rabindranath Tagore won the Nobel Prize in Literature.Mary Ellis Gibson establishes accurate texts for such well-known... more...
- Ohio University Press 2011; US$ 31.99
In Indian Angles , Mary Ellis Gibson provides a new historical approach to Indian English literature. Gibson shows that poetry, not fiction, was the dominant literary genre of Indian writing in English until 1860 and that poetry written in colonial situations can tell us as much or even more about figuration, multilingual literacies, and histories... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2004; US$ 39.95
This book offers new insights into the application of a well-established approach to people who have traditionally been thought not to benefit from them. It demonstrates that rehabilitation has positive outcomes for people with dementia's quality of life and self-esteem, especially if rehabilitation is seen as a positive philosophy of practice. more...
- Duke University Press 2003; US$ 23.95
A new translation of Cesar Lombroso's La Donna Delinquente , with a new scholarly introduction. more...
- Head of Zeus 2013; US$ 4.36
'Mary Gibson is going to go a long way... a really good read' Dee Williams. Heartwarming and gritty, the story of a factory girl in Bermondsey through World War 1. They call them custard tarts - the girls who work at the Pearce Duff custard and jelly factory. But now the custard tarts are up in arms, striking for better conditions. Among them... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2013; US$ 34.95
Although they wrote in the same historical milieu as their male counterparts, women writers of the 19th- and early 20th-centuries have generally been "ghettoized" by critics into a separate canonical sphere. These original essays argue in favor of reconciling male and female writers, both historically and in the context of classroom teaching.... more...