Catherine Helen Spence
CHAPTER I. EARLY LIFE IN SCOTLAND. CHAPTER II. TOWARDS AUSTRALIA. CHAPTER III. A BEGINNING AT SEVENTEEN CHAPTER IV. LOVERS AND FRIENDS. CHAPTER V. NOVELS AND A POLITICAL INSPIRATION. CHAPTER VI. A TRIP TO ENGLAND. CHAPTER VII. MELROSE REVISITED. CHAPTER VIII. I VISIT EDINBURGH AND LONDON. CHAPTER IX. MEETING WITH J. S. MILL AND GEORGE ELIOT. CHAPTER X. RETURN FROM THE OLD COUNTRY. CHAPTER XI WARDS OF THE STATE. CHAPTER XII. PREACHING, FRIENDS, AND WR...
By G. L. VANDENBURG
You can't be too suspicious when security is at stake. When
everybody who is after a key military job wears a toupee, it is
obviously a bald case of espionage.
A job as laboratory technician with the Army Weapons Development Center
carried about as much prestige as a bat boy in a World Series.
George Fisher was a laboratory technician.
He was a shy but likeable fellow, a diligent worker and trustworthy. He
didn't talk. He was rarely talked to. He had no burning ambition to push
himself ahead in the wo...
It is man's most precious possession no living thing can exist without it. But when they gave it to Orville, it killed him. For the answer, read 1/M.
By Charles V. De Vet
"Now watch," Remm said, indicating the native. Macker had been absent, exploring the countryside in the immediate vicinity of their landing place, and had not witnessed the capture of the native, or the tests his two companions made on it.
Macker followed Remm's gaze to where the biped native sat hunched. The creature was bent into an ungainly p...
Typographical errors are listed at the end of the file. Misspelled Greek
names were treated as errors; others are noted but not changed.]
President's Opening Address to Chemical Section.
ON THE ANTIQUITY
THE CHEMICAL ART.
By JAMES MACTEAR, F.C.S., F.C.I.
THE PRESIDENT'S OPENING ADDRESS TO THE CHEMICAL SECTION.
On the Antiquity of the Chemical Art. By JAMES MACTEAR,
F.C.S., F.C.I., Member of the International Jury,
CHILD'S HEALTH PRIMER.
[Illustration: WASTING MONEY. (See p. 123.)]
PATHFINDER PHYSIOLOGY No. 1
FOR PRIMARY CLASSES
WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE EFFECTS OF ALCOHOLIC DRINKS, STIMULANTS, AND NARCOTICS UPON THE HUMAN SYSTEM
INDORSED BY THE SCIENTIFIC DEPARTMENT OF THE WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE UNION OF THE UNITED STATES
COPYRIGHT, 1885 A. S. BARNES & COMPANY NEW YORK AND CHICAGO
PATHFINDER SERIES OF TEXT BOO...
HISTORY OF THE MACKENZIES WITH
GENEALOGIES OF THE PRINCIPAL FAMILIES
OF THE NAME.
NEW, REVISED, AND EXTENDED EDITION.
ALEXANDER MACKENZIE, M.J.I.,
AUTHOR OF "THE HISTORY OF THE MACDONALDS AND LORDS OF
THE ISLES;" "THE HISTORY OF THE CAMERONS;" "THE HISTORY OF
THE MACLEODS;" "THE HISTORY OF THE MATHESONS;" "THE HISTORY
OF THE CHISOLMS;" "THE PROPHECIES OF THE BRAHAN SEER;" "THE
HISTORICAL "TALES AND LEGENDS OF THE HIGHLAND CLEARANCES;"
"THE SOCIAL STATE OF THE ISLE OF SKYE;" ETC., ETC.
BY E. G. VON WALD
Illustrated by van Dongen
[Transcriber's Note: This etext was produced from Astounding Science Fiction June 1955. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed.]
A man acts on what he believes the facts are, not on the facts. He lives or dies by what the facts are. Now sometimes you don't have time to correct a man's beliefs, yet he must act correctly....
The aging lit...
A STAKE IN THE LAND
[Illustration: LONG, HARD MONTHS OF WORK SEPARATE THE ROUGH SHANTY FROM WHITE CLAPBOARDS AND AN AUTOMOBILE]
AMERICANIZATION STUDIES ALLEN T. BURNS, DIRECTOR
A STAKE IN THE LAND
BY PETER A. SPEEK
IN CHARGE, SLAVIC SECTION LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
HARPER & BROTHERS PUBLISHERS NEW YORK AND LONDON 1921
A STAKE IN THE LAND
Copyright, 1921, by Harper & Brothers Printed in the United States of America
The material in this volume was gathered by the Division of Rural Developments...
THE GREAT STONE OF SARDIS
BY FRANK R. STOCKTON
I. THE ARRIVAL OF THE EUTERPE THALIA
II. THE SARDIS WORKS
III. MARGARET RALEIGH
IV. THE MISSION OF SAMUEL BLOCK V. UNDER WATER
VI. VOICES FROM THE POLAR SEAS
VII. GOOD NEWS GOES FROM SARDIS
VIII. THE DEVIL ON THE DIPSEY
IX. THE ARTESIAN RAY
X. "LAKE SHIVER"
XI. THEY BELIEVE IT IS THE POLAR SEA
XII. CAPTAIN HUBBELL TAKES COMMAND
XIII. LONGITUDE EVERYTHING
XIV. A REGION OF NOTHINGNESS
XV. THE AUTOMATIC SHELL
XVI. THE TRACK OF THE SHELL
XVII. CAPTAIN HUBBELL DECL...
" Believing that the woman's claim to a common humanity is not an unreasonable one, and that the successful issue of such claim rests primarily upon the sense of fair play which people have or have not according to how they were born, and
Therefore to men and women everywhere who love a fair deal, and are willing to give it to everyone, even women, this book is respectfully dedicated by the author."
NELLIE L. McCLUNG
Author of "Sowing Seeds In Danny," "The Second Chance,"
and "The Black Creek Stopping house."