Fall Of The Big Top

Author: David Lewis Hammarstrom
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786431695
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This work explores circus history from 1793 to the present and addresses the forces of modern culture (such as the popularity of Cirque du Soleil, and pressure from the animal rights movement) that are pushing big top shows toward what the ...

Big Top Rhythms

Author: Irving Kane Pond
Publisher:
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the fall comes every onlooker knows that the clown is due for it. He starts for the
turn, hesitates, fearing seemingly that he is not going to make it, scuttles back to
his bar and seems absolutely frustrated. He gathers up courage, tries again and
misses. His efforts to right himself in the air and to maintain equilibrium in an
upright position during the fall convulse the spectators, who applaud not the
frustrated achievement but the premeditated failure. This comical and faked fall
brings me ...

Under The Big Top

Author: Josh McMullen
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190266740
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James B. Morrow, “Thieves Made Useful Men,” Los Angeles Times, November 15
, 1908; “Gypsy Smith Here for Big Meetings,” Dallas Morning News, February 23,
1912; “Let Chicago's Sinners Prepare to Tremble; 'Gypsy' Smith is on the Way,”
Chicago Tribune, September 26, 1909. “Ministers Give a Loving Cup to Gipsy
Smith,” Boston Journal, November 30, 1906; “Remarkable English Evangelist
Expected in Portland in Fall,” Morning Oregonian, January 16, 1910; “Gypsy
Smith Will ...

Where Big Trees Fall

Author: Jeff McClelland
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595325084
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She would work hard to make sure that she'd never end up on a reservation. “We
will return to our home, and become great women someday in this valley.” Shasa
said with conviction. Mill productivity continued at an all time high. The ground
lead system of yarding logs had slowly been replaced with the high lead method.
A climber would climb up a tall, sturdy tree, cutting its limbs on the way up. At
about three-quarters of the way up, he would top the tree. Thus the tree would
become ...

Big Top Boss

Author: David L. Hammarstrom
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252064050
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He could let his hair down without looking too ordinary in the big town. As he
mellowed into the night, he had little to say of importance about anything. Circus?
A subject seldom raised except when ... Fun-loving Gloria Drew, John's current
mistress, was adaptable in the group. At the world premiere of Agnes De Mille's
Fall River Legend at the American Ballet Theatre in New York, Drew made a
dashing entrance down the aisle arm in arm with Miles White, who. 15: Broadway
to Sarasota.

Too Big To Fall

Author: Barry B. LePatner
Publisher: UPNE
ISBN: 1584659777
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And while our nation promotes itself at home and abroad as the world leader in
technology and education, when it comes to our vital infrastructure, we are a
prime example of inefficiency and misinformation, with a top-to-bottom
governmental system that chooses to ignore one of our nation's most pressing
problems. As Michael Keeley, a former Los Angeles deputy mayor, stated about
city administration, we need to think of government “as a big bus” which is “
divided into different ...

One Best Hike Yosemite S Half Dome

Author: Rick Deutsch
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 0899976964
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1861 Carleton E. Watkins photographs sites in Yosemite. 1863 California
Geological Survey begins survey of Yosemite area. 1864 Yosemite Grant:
Congress deeds 48 square miles of Yosemite Valley and Mariposa Grove of Big
Trees to State of California. 1864 Eight commissioners, led by Frederick Law
Olmsted, appointed to oversee Yosemite Valley and the Big Trees. 1867 Bridge
built across river above Vernal Fall, enabling easy access to top of Nevada Fall.
1866 Galen Clark is ...

Soil Survey

Author: United States. Bureau of Soils
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Woody plants. Decreasers big blucstem. sand blucstem. Indiangrass. switchgrass
... bristlegrass. fringeleaf paspalum. Texas bluegrass. purple lovegrass. purpletop
. silky prairie-clover. scurf-pea. bigtop dalea. noseburn. bush morning-glory,
queens-delight, sand mentzelia. butterfly milkweed, threadleaf groundsel, heath
aster. ... Perennials: fall witchgrass. hairy grama. mourning lovegrass. red
lovegrass. gummy lovegrass. silver bluestem. sand dropseed. Annuals: showy
partridgepea.

Inspiring Generations

Author: Anniversary Story Book Committee
Publisher: Yosemite Conservancy
ISBN: 193023855X
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That night—the end of day two—we went on a night hike to prepare us for the big
hike the next day to the top of Vernal Fall. We, meaning the kids, had no idea
where we were headed. It turned out to be the famous Ahwahnee. The whole
class got to tiptoe through the lobby and the first floor. What a beautiful place.
Maybe when I'm older I can actually stay there! When we hiked back to camp it
was the end of our second day! Sleeping wasn't hard at all that night. We were all
so tired we ...

The Collapse Of The Conventional

Author: Jaimey Fisher
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814333778
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Klaus Lemke. 1969. Artists under the Big Top: Perplexed (Die Artisten in der
Zirkuskuppel: Ratios). Dir. Alexander Kluge. 1968. Autumn Milk (Herbstmilch). Dir
. Joseph Vilsmaier. 1988. The Baader-Meinhof Complex (Der Baader-Meinhof
Komplex). Dir. Uli Edel. 2008. Babel. Dir. Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu. 2006.
Before the Fall (Napola). Dir. Dennis Gansel. 2004. Die Beischlafdiebin. Dir.
Christian Petzold. 1997/1998. Benny's Video. Dir. Michael Haneke. 1992. Berlin
Alexanderplatz.