Download e-book for iPad: Nina Berberova: el subrayado es mío by Nina Nikolaevna Berberova

By Nina Nikolaevna Berberova

ISBN-10: 8477650411

ISBN-13: 9788477650416

Nina Berberova nacio en San Petersburgo en 1901. Determinada a convertirse en poetisa, huyo de Rusia tras de los angeles Revolucion y atraveso Berlin y Praga hasta llegar a Francia, donde vivio unos anos de exilio. Conocio los angeles miseria, el desconcierto de los emigrantes y l. a. dureza del trabajo por los angeles supervivencia. En 1950 se sometio a un nuevo exilio en los Estados Unidos, donde estudio ingles hasta su perfecto dominio, para llegar a ser profesora en Yale, Columbia y Princeton. Hasta mucho mas tarde no se conoceria como una excelente narradora de su Siglo.

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Download PDF by Otis E. Young: Western Mining: An Informal Account of Precious Metals

By Otis E. Young

ISBN-10: 0585293252

ISBN-13: 9780585293257

ISBN-10: 0806113529

ISBN-13: 9780806113524

Right here, for the 1st time, is a transparent account in phrases and photographs of the tools through which gold and silver have been extracted and processed within the outdated West. the writer describes the early days of Spanish and Indian mining and the wild period inaugurated via the yankee prospector who rushed west to get wealthy speedy, finishing with the 12 months 1893, while repeal of the Sherman Silver buy Act nearly closed the mining frontier.The account provides in laymen’s language the strategies hired in prospecting, placering, lode mining, and milling, really these hired via the Spaniards, Indians, and Cornishmen, and exhibits how the ever-practical americans tailored and superior them. unique cognizance is given to the tools hired within the California and Montana gold fields, Colorado and the Comstock Lode, the Black Hills, and Tombstone, Arizona. In those pages the reader additionally meets many of the unforgettable personalities whose lives enriched (and occasionally impoverished) the mining camps.

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