Katherine

John of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford, Chaucer's sister-in-law, fall in love in the 14th century.

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  • Author : Anya Seton
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Pages : 608 pages
  • ISBN : 0544222881
  • Rating : 4/5 from 46 reviews
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Katherine

Katherine
  • Author : Anya Seton
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 01 October 2013
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John of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford, Chaucer's sister-in-law, fall in love in the 14th century.

The Collected Stories of Katherine Mansfield

The Collected Stories of Katherine Mansfield
  • Author : Katherine Mansfield
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 10 December 2012
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Kathleen Mansfield Beauchamp Murry was a prominent modernist writer of short fiction who was born and brought up in colonial New Zealand and wrote under the pen name of Katherine Mansfield. Mansfield left for Great Britain in 1908 where she encountered Modernist writers such as D.H. Lawrence and Virginia Woolf with whom she became close friends. Her stories often focus on moments of disruption and frequently open rather abruptly.

Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13

Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13
  • Author : Helaine Becker
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
  • Release : 19 June 2018
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The bold story of Katherine Johnson, an African-American mathematician who worked for NASA during the space race and was depicted in the film Hidden Figures. You've likely heard of the historic Apollo 13 moon landing. But do you know about the mathematical genius who made sure that Apollo 13 returned safely home? As a child, Katherine Johnson loved to count. She counted the steps on the road, the number of dishes and spoons she washed in the kitchen sink, everything! Boundless, curious,

The Cult of St Katherine of Alexandria in Early Medieval Europe

The Cult of St Katherine of Alexandria in Early Medieval Europe
  • Author : Christine Walsh
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release : 01 January 2007
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St Katherine of Alexandria was one of the most popular saints in both the Orthodox and Latin Churches in the later Middle Ages, yet there has been little study into the way in which her cult developed before c. 1200. This new book redresses the balance, providing a thorough examination of the way the cult spread from the Greek-speaking lands of the Eastern Mediterranean and into Western Europe.

A Katherine Reay Collection

A Katherine Reay Collection
  • Author : Katherine Reay
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release : 03 May 2016
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Now available in one volume—three novels by Katherine Reay! Dear Mr. Knightley, Lizzy & Jane, The Brontë Plot Dear Mr. Knightley Samantha Moore has always hidden behind the words of others—namely, her favorite characters in literature. Now, she will learn to write her own story—by giving that story to a complete stranger. Lizzy & Jane Elizabeth left her family’s home in Seattle fifteen years ago to pursue her lifelong dream—chefing her own restaurant in New York City.

Queen's Gambit

Queen's Gambit
  • Author : Elizabeth Fremantle
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 06 May 2014
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A tale inspired by the life of Henry VIII's sixth wife follows her reluctant marriage to the egotistical and powerful king in spite of her love for Thomas Seymour, a situation that compels her to make careful choices in a treacherous court.

Selected Stories

Selected Stories
  • Author : Katherine Mansfield
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 21 June 2021
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'I was jealous of her writing. The only writing I have ever been jealous of.' Virginia WoolfVirginia Woolf was not the only writer to admire Mansfield's work: Thomas Hardy, D. H. Lawrence, and Elizabeth Bowen all praised her stories, and her early death at the age of thirty-four cut short one of the finest short-story writers in the English language.This selection covers the full range of Mansfield's fiction, from her early satirical stories to the subtly nuanced comedy

A Computer Called Katherine

A Computer Called Katherine
  • Author : Suzanne Slade
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 09 April 2019
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The inspiring true story of mathematician Katherine Johnson--made famous by the award-winning film Hidden Figures--who counted and computed her way to NASA and helped put a man on the moon! Katherine knew it was wrong that African Americans didn't have the same rights as others--as wrong as 5+5=12. She knew it was wrong that people thought women could only be teachers or nurses--as wrong as 10-5=3. And she proved everyone wrong by zooming ahead of her classmates, starting college at fifteen,

How We Became Posthuman

How We Became Posthuman
  • Author : N. Katherine Hayles
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 February 1999
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In this age of DNA computers and artificial intelligence, information is becoming disembodied even as the "bodies" that once carried it vanish into virtuality. While some marvel at these changes, envisioning consciousness downloaded into a computer or humans "beamed" Star Trek-style, others view them with horror, seeing monsters brooding in the machines. In How We Became Posthuman, N. Katherine Hayles separates hype from fact, investigating the fate of embodiment in an information age. Hayles relates three interwoven stories: how information

Katherine Swynford

Katherine Swynford
  • Author : Jeannette Lucraft
  • Publisher : The History Press
  • Release : 30 September 2011
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Katherine Swynford - sexual temptress or powerful woman at the centre of the medieval court? This book unravels the many myths and legacies of this fascinating woman, to show her in a whole new life. Katherine was sister-in-law to Geoffrey Chaucer and governess to the daughters of Blanche of Lancaster and John of Gaunt. She also became John of Gaunt's mistress - a role that she maintained for 20 years - and had four illegitimate children by him, from one of

The Fire

The Fire
  • Author : Katherine Neville
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Release : 01 August 2009
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The quest for a mystical chess service that once belonged to Charlemagne--a venture spanning two centuries and three continents--continues in this long-anticipated sequel to "The Eight."

Katherine Mansfield and Virginia Woolf

Katherine Mansfield and Virginia Woolf
  • Author : Nóra Séllei
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Pub Incorporated
  • Release : 21 June 1996
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Katherine Mansfield and Virginia Woolf were bound together by a tie alternately characterised as a -curious friendship- and an -uneasy sisterhood-. Relying on feminist and poststructural critiques of thinking about writing and writers in terms of autonomous creative subjects, the book reconsiders the relationship between these writers from the biographical and the literary points of view. Their respective self-created models show the multiplicity within the paradigm of the -New Woman-, and correspond with their divergent but complementary female modernisms. Mansfield's