The Girl From The Marsh Croft

Author: Selma Lagerlöf
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
ISBN: 9781419163845
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When I see a stream like this in the wilderness, he thought, "I am reminded of my own life. As persistent as this stream have I been in forcing my way past all that has obstructed my path. Father has been my rock ahead, and mother tried to hold me back and bury me between moss-tufts, but I stole past both of them and got out in the world. Hay-ho, hi, hi! I think mother is still sitting at home and weeping for me. But what do I care! She might have known that I should amount to something some day, instead of trying to oppose me!"

T Sen Fr N Stormyrtorpet The Girl From The Marsh Croft

Author: Selma Lagerlöf
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3943394506
Size: 29.70 MB
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Increase your Swedish vocabulary and have fun! Nobel Price winner Selma Lagerlof is well known for her atmospheric and exciting stories. Her simple everyday language will help you to develop a feeling for Swedish grammar. Left side: Swedish text - right side: English text tvasprakig lektyr - engelska/svenska; engelska pa hoger sida / svenska pa vanster sida

The Girl With No Past

Author: Kathryn Croft
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781910751244
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Fourteen years running from your past. Today it catches up. A gripping psychological thriller for fans of Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train. Leah Mills lives a life of a fugitive - kept on the run by one terrible day from her past. It is a lonely life, without a social life or friends until - longing for a connection - she meets Julian. For the first time she dares to believe she can live a normal life. Then, on the fourteenth anniversary of that day, she receives a card. Someone knows the truth about what happened. Someone who won't stop until they've destroyed the life Leah has created. But is Leah all she seems? Or does she deserve everything she gets? Everyone has secrets. But some are deadly.

International Adventures

Author: Tim Bergfelder
Publisher: Berghahn Books
ISBN: 9781571815392
Size: 42.54 MB
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West German cinema of the 1960s is frequently associated with the emergence of a new generation of filmmakers, collectively known by the 1970s as the "New German Cinema." Yet for domestic and international audiences at the time, German cinema primarily meant popular genres such as exotic adventure films, Gothic crime thrillers, westerns, and sex films, which were dismissed by German filmmakers and critics of the 1970s as "Daddy's Cinema." International Adventuresprovides the first comprehensive account of these genres, and charts the history of the West German film industry and its main protagonists from the immediate post-war years to its boom period in the 1950s and 1960s. By analyzing film genres in the context of industrial practices, literary traditions, biographical trajectories, and wider cultural and social developments, this book uncovers a forgotten period of German filmmaking that merits reassessment. International Adventuresfirmly locates its case studies within the wider dynamic of European cinema. In its study of West German cinema's links and co-operations with other countries including Britain, France, and Italy, the book addresses what is perhaps the most striking phenomenon of 1960s popular film genres: the dispersal and disappearance of markers of national identity in increasingly international narratives and modes of production. Tim Bergfelderis Head of Film Studies at the University of Southampton. He has published widely on German and European cinema, and is co-editor ofThe German Cinema Book(2002) andThe Titanic in Myth and Memory.

The Legend Of The Christmas Rose

Author: Selma Lagerlof
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 143447285X
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Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlof (1858-1940) was a Swedish author and the first woman writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature."