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Hometown: Cary, NC Branch of Service: Army Air Corps Location of Service: Europe Hal Shook Interview Question: Tell me where you were living and how you got involved with the Army Air Corps?
Hal Shook talked about his experiences during World War II, including flying fighter sweeps during the June 6, 1944, D-Day invasion of Normandy. The National World War II Museum in New Orleans conducted oral ..
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Score! 13 of the World’s Coolest & Craziest Stadiums Article by Steph , filed under Public & Institutional in the Architecture category.
<img src="/magazine/wp-content/images/18-10/ff_wiredu_background0b.jpg" alt="Course Catalog"> It’s the 21st century. Knowing how to read a novel, craft an essay, and derive the slope of a tangent isn’t enough anymore.
As previously noted here in a discussion based upon an article in , there is a growing body of academic books exploring horror films. One of those books is , edited by Steffen Hantke (University Press of Mississippi, 2010).
The "Graveyard Poets" ,also termed “Churchyard Poets” [ 1 ] or "the Boneyard Boys” [ 2 ] were a number of pre-Romantic English poets of the 18th century characterised by their gloomy meditations on mortality , 'skulls and coffins, epitaphs and worms' [ 3 ] in the context of the graveyard.
This webpage originally contained a comic adaptation of part of the foreword to Neil Postman 's book Amusing Ourselves to Death .
Reporting from New York — About a year ago Mary Ann Naples had a holy-cow moment.
The following are suggestions for the best magazine articles (in English) ever. Stars denote how many times a correspondent has suggested it. Submitter comments are in italics.
The Ballad of the Long-Legged Bait by Dylan Thomas The bows glided down, and the coast Blackened with birds took a last look At his thrashing hair and whale-blue eye; The trodden town rang its cobbles for luck.
It's disappointing to haul a book home from the library or shell out hard-earned cash at the bookstore only to settle in at home and find you don't enjoy it one bit. Stock your reading list with these five great recommendation services. Photo by Zitona .
Caldecott Medal The Caldecott Medal , which honors the best children's picture book of the year, is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association.