Land and men

[a study of the existing use of land in Lorain County]
  • 54 Pages
  • 1.39 MB
  • English

Lorain County Regional Planning Commission , Elyria, Ohio
Land use -- Ohio -- Lorain County, Regional planning -- Ohio -- Lorain C
SeriesReport -- no. 2, Report (Lorain County (Ohio) Regional Planning Commission) -- no. 2, Area planning studies
ContributionsLorain County Regional Planning Commission
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15363300M

In The Land of Men is a book of two worlds, one is the life of a young woman in a man’s world, and the growing up of this young woman finding her place.

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I found it a scattered book, roaming from one subject to another, and leaving the first subject unfulfilled.

Adrienne Miller at the age of 22 got a job as an editorial apprentice at GQ/5(16). Ill keep this one brief because I dislike discussing books I didnt enjoy, but I want to share the good with the bad when it comes to my book reviews.

In the Land of Men by Adrienne Miller: At 22, Adrienne Miller was hired as an editorial assistant at GQ magazine and at 25 she became the first woman to take on the role of literary editor of Esquire/5. With great wit and deep intelligence, Miller presents an inspiring and moving portrayal of a young woman’s education in a land of men.

“The memoir I’ve been waiting for: a bold, incisive, and illuminating story of a woman whose devotion to language and literature comes at a hideous cost. A former Esquire fiction editor recounts her time at the magazine and her working relationship and romance with David Foster Wallace.

Miller (The Coast of Akron, ) was 25 with three years’ experience in editorial assistant roles at GQ when her boss became editor-in-chief at Esquire in and hired her to be the latter’s fiction editor.

During her tenure, which ended inshe.

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IN THE LAND OF MEN By Adrienne Miller. Reading Adrienne Miller’s account of her decade-plus working at men’s magazines during the glory days Author: Lucinda Rosenfeld. In the Land of Men is both tender and painful.

It’s power and mercy. If you love literature, novels, or anything that has to do with the written word, you will enjoy [this book.] Associated Press "An irresistible glimpse into the glory days of print magazines and the not-so-glorious behind-the-scenes moments." The SkimmBrand: HarperCollins Publishers.

Herland is a utopian novel fromwritten Land and men book feminist Charlotte Perkins book describes an isolated society composed entirely of women, who reproduce via parthenogenesis (asexual reproduction).

The result is an ideal social order: free of war, conflict, and domination. It was first published in monthly installments as a serial in in The Forerunner, a magazine edited and Author: Charlotte Perkins Gilman.

This memoir - a rich, dazzling story of power, ambition, and identity - ultimately asks the question, “How does a young woman fit into this male culture and at what cost?” With great wit and deep intelligence, Miller presents an inspiring and moving portrayal of a young woman’s education in a land of men.

— The New York Times Book Review "An irresistible glimpse into the glory days of print magazines and the not-so-glorious behind-the-scenes moments." — The Skimm “In the Land of Men is both tender and painful. It’s power and mercy. If you love literature, novels, or anything that has to do with the written word, you will enjoy [this book.

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No Country for Old Men is a novel by American author Cormac McCarthy, who had originally written the story as a screenplay. The story occurs in the vicinity of the Mexico–United States border in and concerns an illegal drug deal gone awry in the Texas desert back country.

Owing to the novel's origins as a screenplay, the novel has a simple writing style different from other Cormac Author: Cormac McCarthy. Summary: Book The Achaeans sail from the land of the Cyclopes to the home of Aeolus, ruler of the winds.

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Aeolus presents Odysseus with a bag containing all of the winds, and he stirs up a westerly wind to guide Odysseus and his crew home.

A fiercely personal memoir about Miller's coming of age in the male-dominated literary world of the nineties, becoming, at twenty-five, the first female literary editor of Esquire, and her personal and working relationship with David Foster Wallace Adrienne Miller was a na ve twenty-two-year-old from the Midwest when she got a lucky break and was hired as an editorial assistant at GQ.

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