East Orange in Vintage Postcards

East Orange in Vintage Postcards
Author: Bill Hart
Publsiher: Arcadia Publishing
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2000
ISBN 10: 9780738504575
ISBN 13: 0738504572
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


East Orange in Vintage Postcards Book Review:

By the close of the nineteenth century, East Orange was a community of mansions, tree-lined streets, and undisturbed serenity. With the addition of luxury apartment buildings in the 1920s and the continued development of Main Street and Central Avenue, East Orange quickly became one of the largest and busiest cities in New Jersey. East Orange captures the tranquillity and innocence of the city at the turn of the century. Over two hundred photo-postcards brilliantly illustrate the evolution of East Orange between 1900 and 1960, while fact-filled captions convey the passion of the residents for their hometown.

Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange

Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange
Author: Stuart Y. McDougal,Horton Andrew
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 168
Release: 2003-07-07
ISBN 10: 9780521574884
ISBN 13: 0521574889
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange Book Review:

Stanley Kubrick's 'A Clockwork Orange' brings together new and critically informed essays about one of the most powerful, important and controversial films ever made. Following an introduction that provides an overview of the film and its production history, a suite of essays examine the literary origins of the work, the nature of cinematic violence, questions of gender and the film's treatment of sexuality, and the difficulties of adapting an invented language ('nadsat') for the screen. This volume also includes two contemporary and conflicting reviews by Roger Hughes and Pauline Kael, a detailed glossary of 'nadsat' and stills from the film.

The Orange Book

The Orange Book
Author: Paul Marshall,David Laws
Publsiher: Profile Books Limited
Total Pages: 302
Release: 2004
ISBN 10: 9781861977977
ISBN 13: 1861977972
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Orange Book Book Review:

In this stimulating collection, the next generation of Liberal Democrat leaders, including MPs and MEPs, proposes a vigorous future for the party and its policies. Up to the minute, original, and persuasively argued, the thinking in this book demonstrates the Liberal Democrats' vitality and social commitment, and gives a valuable insight into how the party will move in the future.

South Orange

South Orange
Author: Naoma Welk
Publsiher: Arcadia Publishing
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2002
ISBN 10: 9780738509747
ISBN 13: 0738509744
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


South Orange Book Review:

With more than two hundred vintage photographs, South Orange presents a distinctive view of a village that has evolved from a rural to a sophisticated landscape. Situated next to a two-thousand-five-hundred-acre forest preserve filled with wildlife, South Orange is just a half-hour drive from Manhattan. In the early 1800s, South Orange was popular for its reputation as a healthy, relaxing destination-an escape from the increasingly industrial big-city landscapes of the region. Today, this bedroom community presents a unique mix of cosmopolitan and suburban environments. South Orange follows the village through growth and development, illustrating how it has maintained much of its original character. The many extant homes in a wide variety of late-architectural styles hint at the summer afternoon tea parties of the nineteenth century. The gas-service lamps lining the streets of South Orange were once fueled by whale oil. The home of the Orange Lawn Tennis Club and Seton Hall University, South Orange was also the dwelling place of W.F. Havemeyer, real-estate tycoon, and Louis Bamberger, founder of Bamberger's Department Store, now known as Macy's. Another South Orange notable was William Frederick Allen, editor of the Official Railway Guide, who helped to implement the use of standard time in the United States.

History of Orange County, New York

History of Orange County, New York
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 812
Release: 1881
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: WISC:89067607838
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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The Orange Riots

The Orange Riots
Author: Michael Allen Gordon
Publsiher: Cornell University Press
Total Pages: 263
Release: 1993
ISBN 10: 9780801427541
ISBN 13: 0801427541
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Orange Riots Book Review:

In this book Michael A. Gordon examines the causes and consequences of the tragic and bloody "Orange Riots" that rocked New York City in 1870 and 1871. On July 12 of both years, groups of Irish Catholics clashed with Irish Protestants marching to commemorate the victory of 1690 at the Battle of the Boyne that confirmed the Protestant Ascendancy in Ireland. The violence of 1870 left eight people dead; a year later, more than sixty died. Reconstructing the events of July 12 in those years, Gordon provides a riveting and richly detailed account of the riots. He maintains that they stemmed from more than religious hatred or generations of oppression in Ireland. Rather, both years bear witness to a struggle between two profoundly different visions of the promise of America: recreation of European social classes or a form of life liberated from the constraints and stratifications of the Old World. These visions were enmeshed in the turbulent ideological and political confrontations arising from industrialization and newly found immigrant power under New York City's notorious mayor, William Marcy "Boss" Tweed. Gordon concludes by showing how the riots sparked a reform movement that toppled Tweed from power and led to the restructuring of city politics in the 1870s. Capturing the texture of Irish New York after the Civil War, this book is certain to receive the close attention of historians of immigration, of urban and working-class life, and of religion.

Agent Orange on Trial

Agent Orange on Trial
Author: Peter H. Schuck
Publsiher: Harvard University Press
Total Pages: 363
Release: 1987
ISBN 10: 9780674010260
ISBN 13: 0674010264
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Agent Orange on Trial Book Review:

Recounts the courtroom confrontation between millions of ex-soldiers, the chemical industry and the federal government, from the first stirrings of the lawyers in 1978 to the court plan to distribute a record two-hundred-million-dollar settlement in 1985

Orange

Orange
Author: Phil Brigandi
Publsiher: Arcadia Publishing
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2008
ISBN 10: 9780738559056
ISBN 13: 0738559059
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Orange Book Review:

Located in the heart of Orange County, the City of Orange has a rich history in the citrus industry and beyond. Founded in 1871 as an agricultural community, the town flourished with the growth of orange and lemon trees in the early 1900s. Downtown Orange grew up around the iconic plaza, with its distinctive circular park and classic fountain. The surrounding neighborhoods filled with homes that reflected architectural styles from the 1880s to the 1940s. As late as 1950, Orange was still just a little town of 10,000 people. Despite the enormous postwar residential growth throughout the county and a tenfold population explosion in the city itself, the community has retained much of the small-town feel of yesteryear.

Veterans and Agent Orange

Veterans and Agent Orange
Author: Institute of Medicine,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice,Committee to Review the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides (Sixth Biennial Update)
Publsiher: National Academies Press
Total Pages: 894
Release: 2007-11-29
ISBN 10: 0309107083
ISBN 13: 9780309107082
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Veterans and Agent Orange Book Review:

From 1962 to 1971, the U.S. military sprayed herbicides over Vietnam to strip the thick jungle canopy that could conceal opposition forces, to destroy crops that those forces might depend on, and to clear tall grasses and bushes from the perimeters of U.S. base camps and outlying fire-support bases. In response to concerns and continuing uncertainty about the long-term health effects of the sprayed herbicides on Vietnam veterans, Veterans and Agent Orange provides a comprehensive evaluation of scientific and medical information regarding the health effects of exposure to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam. The 2006 report is the seventh volume in this series of biennial updates. It will be of interest to policy makers and physicians in the federal government, veterans and their families, veterans' organizations, researchers, and health professionals.

The Princes of Orange

The Princes of Orange
Author: Herbert H. Rowen
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 253
Release: 1990-09-20
ISBN 10: 9780521396530
ISBN 13: 0521396530
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Princes of Orange Book Review:

This is an account of the Princes of Orange in the Dutch Republic from William I, "the Silent", to William V, the last and saddest, in their roles as "stadholders." It interweaves their personal lives and characters with the development of the unique institution of the stadholderate and the broad political history of the republic. Without attempting to engage in psychohistory, the book treats the mind and personalities of the stadholders as significant factors.

Orange Blossom Boys

Orange Blossom Boys
Author: Randy Noles
Publsiher: Hal Leonard Corporation
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2002
ISBN 10: 9781574241044
ISBN 13: 1574241044
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Orange Blossom Boys Book Review:

(Book). One of the most bizarre stories in all of popular music is the history of "Orange Blossom Special," arguably the century's best-known fiddle tune. The man credited with its ownership, Ervin T. Rouse, endured tragedy, alcoholism and mental illness. He spent his last years fiddling for tips in isolated taverns at the edge of the Florida Everglades, and died all but unknown. The man who claimed co-ownership, Chubby Wise, achieved fame as the seminal fiddler of the bluegrass genre, but struggled to overcome personal demons and to heal the scars of childhood abandonment and abuse. This fascinating book uncovers how their legacies are forever linked with the legendary diesel streamliner which inspired the tune six decades ago, as it roared through American history, bringing wonder and hope to every stop. Includes a Collector's CD of rare, unreleased original recordings of "Orange Blossom Special" by Bluegrass Etc., Byron Berline, Dennis Caplinger, Buddy Emmons, John Henry Gates, The Hellcasters, Gary Morse, Benny Martin and Mike Stevens. Also features the original Rouse Brothers recording from 1939, a live performance by Chubby Wise, and six vintage bonus tracks. Randy Noles is a publisher of city/regional magazines in Florida. During his 25-year career, he has won awards for investigative reporting, feature writing and commentary. Born in Tuscaloosa, AL, he has lived in Orlando since 1967. He is married and has two children. "If you go back and listen to Ervin and Gordon Rouse's original 1939 recording, it's easy to hear 'Orange Blossom Special''s beauty, elegance and power. It bonds the romance of rambling around on trains with the mystique of a far-away land known as Florida. It is pure country music; it is pure Americana." from the foreword by Marty Stuart

Fort Orange Court Minutes, 1652-1660

Fort Orange Court Minutes, 1652-1660
Author: Charles T. Gehring
Publsiher: Syracuse University Press
Total Pages: 640
Release: 1990-02-01
ISBN 10: 9780815624684
ISBN 13: 0815624689
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Fort Orange Court Minutes, 1652-1660 Book Review:

Beverwyck is now called Albany.

East Orange

East Orange
Author: Bill Hart
Publsiher: Arcadia Publishing
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 9780738545493
ISBN 13: 073854549X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


East Orange Book Review:

East Orange captures the magnificence of a community that was one of New Jerseys leading cities for the better part of the 20th century. This history is richly illustrated with photographs that speak of the beauty and wealth of East Orange from the late 1800s to the early 1960s. Here are the streets and structures, founders and builders, and famous and ordinary citizens, all in period dress. East Orange captures the magnificence of a community that was one of New Jerseys leading cities for the better part of the 20th century. This history is richly illustrated with photographs that speak of the beauty and wealth of East Orange from the late 1800s to the early 1960s. Here are the streets and structures, founders and builders, and famous and ordinary citizens, all in period dress.

The Orange Revolution

The Orange Revolution
Author: Adrian Gostick,Chester Elton
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2010-09-21
ISBN 10: 9781439196663
ISBN 13: 1439196664
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Orange Revolution Book Review:

From New York Times bestselling authors and renowned leadership consultants Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton comes a groundbreaking guide to building high-performance teams. What is the true driver of a thriving organization’s exceptional success? Is it a genius leader? An iron-clad business plan? Gostick and Elton shatter these preconceptions of corporate achievement. Their research shows that breakthrough success is guided by a particular breed of high-performing team that generates its own momentum—an engaged group of colleagues in the trenches, working passionately together to pursue a shared vision. Their research also shows that only 20 percent of teams are working anywhere near this optimal capacity. How can your team become one of them? Based on a groundbreaking 350,000-person study by the Best Companies Group, as well as extraordinary research into exceptional teams at leading companies, including Zappos.com, Pepsi Beverages Company, and Madison Square Garden, the authors have determined a key set of characteristics displayed by members of breakthrough teams, and have identified a set of rules great teams live by, which generate a culture of positive teamwork and lead to extraordinary results. Using a wealth of specific stories from the breakthrough teams they studied, they reveal in detail how these teams operate and how managers can transform their own teams into such high performers by fostering: Stronger clarity of goals Greater trust among team members More open and honest dialogue Stronger accountability for all team members Purpose-based recognition of team members’ contributions The remarkable stories they tell about these teams in action provide a simple and powerful step-by-step guide to taking your team to the breakthrough level, igniting the passion and vision to bring about an Orange Revolution.

Railroads and Depots of Orange County

Railroads and Depots of Orange County
Author: Rob Richardson
Publsiher: Arcadia Publishing
Total Pages: 127
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 9780738580111
ISBN 13: 0738580112
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Railroads and Depots of Orange County Book Review:

Railroads have been a part of Orange County for over 130 years. The great names of American railroading--Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe; Southern Pacific; and Union Pacific--were firmly planted here by the early 1920s and linked with the largest interurban rail system in the United States, the famed Pacific Electric Railway. Thousands of people passed through Orange County's depots during the 1940s as they came to serve at the many military bases located here during World War II. The names have since changed, and yet the county's rail scene remains as dynamic as ever, with Amtrak, Metrolink, and amusement park railroads joining the Burlington Northern Santa Fe and Union Pacific. Railroad depots, new and old, are located across Orange County and continue on both as vital parts of history and the future of transportation for America's fifth most populated county.

Agent orange limited information is available on the number of civilians exposed in Vietnam and their workers' compensation claims : report to congressional requesters.

Agent orange limited information is available on the number of civilians exposed in Vietnam and their workers' compensation claims : report to congressional requesters.
Author: N.A
Publsiher: DIANE Publishing
Total Pages: 329
Release:
ISBN 10: 1428930531
ISBN 13: 9781428930537
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Agent orange limited information is available on the number of civilians exposed in Vietnam and their workers' compensation claims : report to congressional requesters. Book Review:

The History, Use, Disposition and Environmental Fate of Agent Orange

The History, Use, Disposition and Environmental Fate of Agent Orange
Author: Alvin Lee Young
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 339
Release: 2009-04-21
ISBN 10: 9780387874869
ISBN 13: 0387874860
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The History, Use, Disposition and Environmental Fate of Agent Orange Book Review:

For almost four decades, controversy has surrounded the tactical use of herbicides in Southeast Asia by the United States military. Few environmental or occupational health issues have received the sustained international attention that has been focused on Agent Orange, the major tactical herbicide deployed in Southern Vietnam. With the opening and establishment of normal relations between the United States and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in 1995, the time has come for a thorough re-examination of the military use of Agent Orange and other "tactical herbicides" in Southern Vietnam, and the subsequent actions that have been taking place since their use in Vietnam. The United States Department of Defense has had the major role in all military operations involving the use of tactical herbicides, including that of Agent Orange. This included the Department's purchase, shipment and tactical use of herbicides in Vietnam, its role in the disposition of Agent Orange after Vietnam, its role in conducting long-term epidemiological investigations of the men of Operation RANCH HAND, and its sponsorship of ecological and environmental fate studies. This book was commissioned by The Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Installations and Environment) with the intent of providing documentation of the knowledge on the history, use, disposition and environmental fate of Agent Orange and its associated dioxin.

Orange County Sheriff's Office Orlando, Florida

Orange County Sheriff's Office Orlando, Florida
Author: N.A
Publsiher: Turner Publishing Company
Total Pages: 144
Release: 1994
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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The Colonial Churches of St. Thomas' Parish, Orange County, Virginia

The Colonial Churches of St. Thomas' Parish, Orange County, Virginia
Author: Lizabeth Ward Papageorgiou
Publsiher: Genealogical Publishing Com
Total Pages: 126
Release: 2008
ISBN 10: 0806353775
ISBN 13: 9780806353777
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Colonial Churches of St. Thomas' Parish, Orange County, Virginia Book Review:

St. Thomas CO Parish in Virginia was formed from St. Mark COs Parish in 1740. The new parish encompassed present-day Orange, Greene, and a strip of southern Madison counties. Based on an extensive examination of primary sources, the work at hand is the first accurate description of the formation of St. Thomas CO Parish, its member churches, its ministers, and others who played a significant part in its colonial history. In the absence of surviving vestry books for St. Thomas CO Parish, or even an accurate map of the parish, the author was able to extract valuable information pertaining to St. Thomas CO Parish from the surviving vestry books of the neighboring parishes of St. Mark COs and St. George COs.However, as Mrs. Papageorgiou explains in her Preface, Spotsylvania and Orange County road orders comprise the backbone of her study. The road orders for the construction and maintenance of roads, as recorded in county court order books, provide evidence to the existence of churches and chapels throughout the parish. The road orders CO value to the genealogist is that they identify the overseers and work crews assigned to maintain the road and any bridges along it. So, for example, the road orders tell us that, between November 1, 1726, and April 2, 1734, John Rucker, Thomas Jackson, Joseph Hawkins, Abraham Bledsoe, Henry Downes, John Davis, and George Eastham all served as overseers of roads near Southwest Mountain Chapel in St. Thomas CO Parish.This work is an excellent example of historical reconstruction. The Introduction explains how, when, and why St. Thomas CO was established from its parent and grandparent parishes, St. Mark COs and St. George COs. Next, the author uses the road orders and other sources to pinpoint the timing and location of each of the following places of worship: Germana Church, Southwest Mountain Chapel, Southwest Mountain Church, Upper Chapel, St. Thomas CO Parish, Upper Church, Middle (Brick) Church, Pine Stake Church, and New (Orange) Church. (Mrs. Papageorgiou has also appended a number of important court orders at the back of the volume.) The third chapter gives the tenure of every parish minister and his family members. The final chapter recounts how previous writers--notably Bishop William Meade and Philip Slaughter--have recorded the history of St. Thomas CO Parish and where, more often than not, they went astray. Students of Virginia church history will welcome the comprehensive bibliography that follows the appendices."

Abstracts of Wills Recorded in Orange County, North Carolina, 1752-1800 and (202 Marriages Not Shown in the Orange County Marriage Bonds) and Abstracts of Wills Recorded in Orange County, North Carolina, 1800-1850

Abstracts of Wills Recorded in Orange County, North Carolina, 1752-1800 and (202 Marriages Not Shown in the Orange County Marriage Bonds) and Abstracts of Wills Recorded in Orange County, North Carolina, 1800-1850
Author: Daughters of the American Revolution. Davie Poplar Chapter (Chapel Hill, N.C.),Ruth Herndon Shields
Publsiher: Genealogical Publishing Com
Total Pages: 454
Release: 1972
ISBN 10: 9780806305042
ISBN 13: 0806305045
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Abstracts of Wills Recorded in Orange County, North Carolina, 1752-1800 and (202 Marriages Not Shown in the Orange County Marriage Bonds) and Abstracts of Wills Recorded in Orange County, North Carolina, 1800-1850 Book Review: