Author: Robert J. Trout
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Keywords: plume, followed
Number of Pages: 400
Published: 2003-07
List price: $19.95
ISBN-10: 0811729044
ISBN-13: 9780811729048

Major General J E B Stuart, brilliant commander of the Cavalry Corps of the Army of Northern Virginia, was completely committed to his staff. Stuart’s gifted leadership unified his troops, and the men remained touchingly loyal to him. "They Followed the Plume" gives a behind-the-scenes look at the friendships and rivalries of Stuart’s men, using service records and previously unpublished letters to substantiate the compelling biographies of 52 staff members.

Author: Joe Frey
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
Keywords: tante, plume
Number of Pages: 344
Published: 2006-07-06
List price: $22.00
ISBN-10: 1553695445
ISBN-13: 9781553695448

This is a rollicking good story that takes place in mid-century 1950. Europe is still recovering from the Great War and it will be more than a decade before the start of the jet age and the ubiquitous McDonald’s. The story is penned by a witty, naive American who blithely travels to Switzerland to attend the University, expecting the same academic life. The first of many surprises is that sex in the old world, or new world is liberated. He is beset with language problems, people problems, an abortion, the suicide of a girl he knew far too well. Experience the ruins of Germany while

Author: Edward Abbey
Publisher: Plume
Keywords: plume, river
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 1991-01-30
List price: $16.00
ISBN-10: 0452265630
ISBN-13: 9780452265639

"Be of good cheer," the war-horse Edward Abbey advises, "the military-industrial state will soon collapse." This sparkling book, which takes us up and down rivers and across mountains and deserts, is the perfect antidote to despair. Along the way, Abbey makes time for Thoreau while he takes a hard look at the MX missile system, slated for the American West. "For 23 years now I’ve been floating rivers. Always downstream, the easy and natural way. The way Huck Finn and Jim did it, LaSalle and Marquette, the mountain men, and Major Powell." "Abbey’s the original fly in the ointment. G

Author: Ilse Plume
Publisher: David R Godine
Keywords: dell, farmer
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2009-11-30
List price: $17.95
ISBN-10: 1567922708
ISBN-13: 9781567922707

Here the celebrated picture-book artist Ilse Plume has imagined a fresh and very American setting for the lyrics a farmstead in the Pennsylvania Dutch country. A young Amish farmer takes a wife, the beautiful wife takes a child, the child takes a nurse, the nurse takes a dog, and with each successive verse the seasons turn, the farmer grows older, and his farm grows more prosperous, more lively, more richly populated. Ms. Plume’s colored-pencil drawings are inspired by the folk art and decorative motifs of the Pennsylvania Dutch. They are as comforting as a star-patterned quilt, and as s

Author: Jon Winokur
Publisher: Plume
Keywords: plume, curmudgeon, portable
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 1992-10-01
List price: $13.00
ISBN-10: 0452266688
ISBN-13: 9780452266681

The world’s greatest cynics, critics, and grouches--from H. L. Mencken to Groucho Marx--use their wit to cut down every subject under the sun in a compendium of quips, barbs, profiles, and interviews. Reprint. 75,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo.

Author: Gautier Théophile
Publisher: BiblioLife
Keywords: plume, tableaux
Number of Pages: 346
Published: 2009-07-18
List price: $31.75
ISBN-10: 1113218894
ISBN-13: 9781113218896

Author: Jonathan Kozol
Publisher: Plume
Keywords: plume, death
Number of Pages: 272
Published: 1985-10-01
List price: $16.00
ISBN-10: 0452262925
ISBN-13: 9780452262928
  
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