Writing in Restaurants

CONTENTS Preface Acknowledgments | WRITING IN RESTAURANTS Capture -
the - Flag , Monotheism , and the Techniques of Arbitration A National Dream -
Life Radio Drama A Tradition of the Theater as Art First Principles Stanislavsky
and the American Bicentennial An Unhappy Family Some Thoughts on Writing in
Restaurants | | EXUVIAL MAGIC Exuvial Magic : An Essay Concerning Fashion
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Author: David Mamet

Publisher: Viking Adult

ISBN: UOM:39015012080928

Category: Theater

Page: 160

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Chambers Dictionary of Quotations

Author: Dr Gary Jones

Publisher: Chambers Harrap Pub Limited

ISBN: UOM:49015002923143

Category: Reference

Page: 1515

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'If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.' -- Derek Bok 'I don't want to achieve immortality through my work...I want to achieve it through not dying.' -- Woody Allen 'Life loves the liver of it' -- Maya Angelou An indispensable and comprehensive reference for writers, speakers, educators, executives, and curious browsers, the Chambers Dictionary of Quotations offers more than 20,000 quotations spanning all historical periods and covering diverse aspects of human experience, from politics and feminism, literature and sex, to nature, notable persons, and more. International in scope and broad in coverage, this compendium gathers together notable quotes -- many of which have never been collected before -- from more than 4,000 sources including such contemporary quotables as Salman Rushdie, Maya Angelou, and Henry Kissinger. Each quote is fully annotated, reliably sourced, and put in context along with concise biographical information on its author. Alphabetically arranged by speaker, and extensively cross-referenced, this easy-to-use reference includes a detailed index that facilitates searches by keyword. Readers can quickly locate a quotation on a particular subject, check a half-remembered line, sample the style and philosophy of an author or simply browse through and savor the accumulated wit and wisdom of the ages. The ultimate source of who said what -- and when they said it.

Webster s New World Dictionary of Quotations

Author: Una McGovern

Publisher: Webster's New World

ISBN: UCSC:32106017510220

Category: Reference

Page: 1283

View: 524


One of the most comprehensive collections of its kind features more than 21,000 quotes from 3,500 authors, arranged alphabetically by author with a complete keyword index, mini-biographies of the authors, and notes on source and historical context.

The New Penguin Dictionary of Modern Quotations

Author: Robert Andrews

Publisher: Trafalgar Square

ISBN: STANFORD:36105025086625

Category: Reference

Page: 588

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From Margot Asquith to Monica Lewinsky, from George V to Boutros Boutros-Galli and Jonathan Aitken to Frank Zappa, "The New Penguin Dictionary of Modern Quotations" is the definitive collection.