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The Cambridge skyline is dominated by the last two, along with the chimney of Addenbrooke's Hospital in the far south of the city and St John's College Chapel tower in the north.
Cambridge is well served by medical care, with several smaller medical centers dotted around the city, along with Addenbrooke's Hospital a learning and teaching hospital and one of the largest in the United Kingdom.
Cambridge fiction is extracted and discussed in Graham Chainey, "A Literary History of Cambridge" (Cambridge, 1985, 1995; ISBN 090711525X) and Martin Garrett, "Cambridge: a Cultural and Literary History" (Oxford, 2004; ISBN 1902669797).
www.oobdoo.com /wikipedia/?title=Cambridge   (2799 words)

 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > University of Cambridge
According to legend the University of Cambridge in England was founded in 1209 by scholars escaping Oxford after a fight with Oxford locals.
Along with the University of Oxford, Cambridge University produces a large proportion of Britain's prominent scientists, writers, and politicians; the pair are known as Oxbridge.
During those early times the colleges were founded so that their students would pray for the souls of the founders and were often associated with chapels, if not abbeys.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/un/University_of_Cambridge   (431 words)

 List of fictional Cambridge colleges - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fictional colleges are perennially popular in modern novels, allowing the author much greater license when describing the more intimate activities of a Cambridge college.
Below is a list of some of the fictional colleges of the University of Cambridge.
Stephen's College - For the Sake of Elena by Elizabeth George, located between Trinity College and Trinity Hall (this is a physical impossibility in the real world, as the two colleges are separated only by an alleyway which is about five to ten feet wide) and modelled on the latter.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_fictional_Cambridge_colleges   (465 words)

 LoneStarCon 2, the 1997 Worldcon: Program Participants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
He's a sometimes member of the Science Fiction Writers of America and the Western Writers of America, a founding member of the the Texas Ranger Heritage Society, and is known as "Captain Jack" to the Brazos Desperados chapter of the Cowboy Action Shootists.
Science fiction is his first love, but his interest in the American West stems from his heritage as a fourth-generation Texan who can claim ancestors from both sides of the Comanche-Texas Ranger conflict.
College Station resident and new homeowner Martha Wells's first novel, The Element of Fire, was a finalist for the 1993 Compton Crook/Stephen Tall Award and a runner-up for the 1994 Crawford Award.
www.alamo-sf.org /lonestarcon2/partlist.html   (6366 words)

 Salon | Parents, keep out!
Parents of high school seniors often believe that the college application process is their last chance to exert control over their kids' lives.
I have been in the college application trenches for years in my job as an educational consultant and I can tell you that for the most part, parents' instincts are dead wrong.
Similarly, Sam wanted to write a college essay about watching wrestling when he was little, and how he likened it to mankind's predisposition for war.
www.salon.com /mwt/feature/1998/01/30feature_list.html   (833 words)

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As a semiological and structural study of his fiction it addresses generative themes, serial permutations, the esthetics of revolt and revolution, the sexuality of the text, abyssal effects, dialectical topologies, labyrinths, and ludic structures.
Contemporary African American Fiction focuses on the journey as a limitless process of renewal, self-creation, and culture building, stressing the persistent vitality of the open journey in African American literature, its wonderfully protean ability to assume an endless series of liberating new forms.
The author, herself an award-winning fiction writer, believes that Weldon's fiction is doubly subversive because it both overturns "reasonable" narrative conventions and wittily deconstructs the specious terminology used to define women.
www.fdu.edu /newspubs/fdupress/01backlist.txt   (19782 words)

 List of fictional Oxbridge colleges - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of fictional colleges of either:
Boniface College, Oxbridge - Pendennis by William Thackeray, inspired by his time at Cambridge and home to the poet Sprott.
Footlights College, Oxbridge - from which came a team of participants in an imitation University Challenge episode, called Bambi, in The Young Ones.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_fictional_Oxbridge_colleges   (129 words)

 Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education
Tribally-controlled community colleges all over Turtle Island are revitalizing culture, surrounding academics with Native thought, and beginning to re-define what academics are according to Native epistemologies.
Tribal college teachers and students have an excellent tool to assist them in locating accurate information quickly: AIHEC Virtual Library’s resources include a variety of freely available materials in the public domain, which have been selected and organized by tribal college librarians to support the classes offered at AIHEC colleges.
The complete program plan is presented that guided a number of secondary schools partnered with colleges in Washington state to help students make a successful transition between high school and college.
www.tribalcollegejournal.org /themag/backissues/spring05/spring05rg.htm   (1877 words)

 MSPost Display
At daily problems, both large and small arise, the reader is encouraged to write them down on a card in sufficient detail to outline the situation, list one or more possible solutions and then request a merciful and all-knowing God to reveal His solution(s) by the circumstances the reader may encounter.
Seldom listed as "easy reading material" and, for a variety of reasons, not easy to prepare and write either, they deal with the harsher realities - and most realities are harsh - that tend to be left unexamined in our church gatherings for fear of offending the financiers and the political icons within.
Finally, while her sister Tracy in college began to get bored during her second year, it caused her grade average to drop drastically until she was eventually called into the deans office and released.
www.writersedgeservice.com /MSPostlist2.asp   (20110 words)

 University of Miami School of Law: Law Library Acquisitions for July 2004
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
library.law.miami.edu /list7_04.html   (4348 words)

 THCSC | Speakers Bureau List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
She also is the Coordinator of the Humanities Program, the interdisciplinary courses which lead first-year students through a chronological look at the history of ideas in related humanities fields.
This talk focuses on the creation of a fictional universe that is both believable and fanciful, and helps us reflect on the “magic” of our own technology.
This talk will explore the surprisingly distinctive voices in Elizabeth’s letters as she assesses the relative degrees of power between her and the recipient of the letter, plays the recipient’s desires and weaknesses, and offers the right mixture of praise, conciliation, advice, and sometimes veiled threats, depending on the situation.
www.schumanities.org /html/speakersbureau-list.html   (8041 words)

 Databases, Alphabetical List - Eastern Michigan University Library
List of full text periodicals by title and discipline.
Each entry includes biographical information, lists of works by the person and lists of works about the person.
Complete list of titles is available as two Excel spreadsheets: eBooks Michigan and MEL Ebooks.
brand.emich.edu /indexdesubject.php   (7651 words)

 Archive of fictional things   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This is a (theoretically) all-encompassing list of fictional things created in the media.
List of gay, lesbian, or bisexual figures in fiction and myth
List of Characters in The Chronicles of Narnia
www.info-pedia.net /about/archive_of_fictional_things   (324 words)

 Hobart and William Smith Colleges :: Student Life: Orientation / First-Year Guide
Thus, fiction becomes a most powerful tool for exploring the multiple dimensions of experience, even those normally kept hidden from our waking consciousness, like dreams, certain aspects of desire, the workings of chance, and the experience of death.
These topics are timely for first-year students given that the initial semester of college is marked by multiple transitions in core areas of life (e.g., residence, relationships, level of scholarship).
Seeing one of John Lennon’s guitars with a set list taped to it or reading Janis Joplin’s letters home to her parents started me on a personal journey back through the soundtrack of much of my own boyhood and adolescence, and beyond.
www.hws.edu /studentlife/orientation/fsemdescript.asp   (12531 words)

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By the way here is a list of instructors." Feeling a bit let down, you take the paper and mumble your way back home, and start phoning.
All I ask of electronic subscribers is that they not RE-forward my columns until on or after the embargo date which appears at the top of each, and that (should they then choose to do so) they copy the columns in their entirety, preserving the original attribution.
The Vinsends list is maintained by Alan Wendt in Colorado, who may be reached directly at alan@ezlink.com.
www.xmission.com /pub/lists/utah-firearms/archive/utah-firearms.199906   (17385 words)

 Research Guide: Language & Literature in English - Boston College
Over 4,000 titles are included, and the entries list editorial addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, frequency of publication, descriptions of the periodicals' scopes, circulation figures, subscription prices and addresses, advertising information, and submission guidelines.
A list of authors and titles is available by clicking on the Table of Contents link when on the database's Search page.
The main feature of this Web site is a large bibliographical database that lists and indexes writings by and about English figures of literary or spiritual importance, from the Middle Ages to the present century, with primary (though not exclusive) emphasis upon writers within the Anglican tradition.
www.bc.edu /libraries/research/guides/s-englit   (5604 words)

 New Book List December, 2004, Raritan Valley Community College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Cambridge, UK New York, NY USA : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
College majors handbook with real career paths and payoffs : the actual jobs, earnings, and trends for graduates of 60 college majors.
Cambridge, Mass., M.I.T. Press [1971] PN4771.W55 2003 Willis, Jim.
library.raritanval.edu /Accessions/newbooklist.htm   (5277 words)

 Review of "A Room of One's Own"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Newnham and Girton were then the women's colleges at Cambridge - and relatively new ones at that.
This led her to a deep examination of fiction, and fact, written about women; why women didn't write fiction (or drama or poetry) until the 19th century; and what would have become of them if they did.
Woolf creates the fictional character of Shakespeare's sister, Judith - a woman endowed with all the ability and ambition of her brother.
myvanwy.tripod.com /companies/shakesco/roomown.html   (591 words)

 On-Line Books - Books by Subject   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Dover Area School District to finally, and clearly, show 'intelligent design' for what it is -- a continuation of the attempt to teach creationism in the classroom, Kellscraft Studio is proud to list the 1st edition copy of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species here at our site.
Lists are provided in each chapter for roses, irises, lilies, shrubs, trees and herbs.
Edwards describes here a trip up the Nile she and a female traveling companion took with other friends, stopping at many well-known ancient sites.
www.kellscraft.com /textcontentssubjectlist.html   (8109 words)

 Recreations Math Science
- Contains a complete list of all possible Fair Dice, most of which are not cubes.
- Mathematical Spectrum is a magazine for students and teachers of mathematics in universities, colleges and schools worldwide.
It may be read by anybody interested in mathematics as a recreation.
www.iaswww.com /ODP/Science/Math/Recreations   (1163 words)

 Shippey, Thomas| Saint Louis University
As his publication list show, Dr. Shippey has kept two interests for many years: medieval literature, especially the earliest literature of Anglo-Saxon England, and modern fantasy and science fiction.
Co-editor of Fiction 2000: Cyberpunk and the Future of Narrative, (Athens, GA, and London: University of Georgia Press, 1993).
Jonathan Wilcox (Cambridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2000), pp.
www.slu.edu /colleges/AS/ENG/faculty/shippey.html   (1544 words)

 Military Books List 55 Rare Used & Out of Print
To Search this list for specific titles or authors, use Control F. If the Categories on this list do not apprear on the left side of your screen hit this link List 55
A number of books on this list are identified as having belonged to Col Robert D Heinl USMC.
Fictional account of Griersons cavalry raid in Mississippi, made into a John Wayne movie.
home.earthlink.net /~militarybooks/List55Books.html   (5240 words)

 Amazon.com: Writing in General and the Short Story in Particular: An Informal Textbook: Books: L. Rust Hills   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
But Hills claims that much of how we look at fiction derives from drama theory and from the formulas of "slick fiction" (fiction that once served the purpose mindless television now serves).
Here is a practical guide to writing short stories that explains all the essential techniques of fiction - from character and plot to flashback and foreshadowing - in a way that is both understandable and useful to the beginning writer.
Hills points out that though there were more titles devoted to short fiction, much of it was pulp and exists today, only in the televison format to which it migrated.
www.amazon.com /Writing-General-Short-Story-Particular/dp/0395442680   (1726 words)

 Toni Morrison's biography.
Morrison was appointed Robert F. Goheen Professor of the Council of the Humanities at Princeton University in the spring of 1989.
In 1990 she delivered the Clark lectures at Trinity College, Cambridge, and the Massey Lectures at Harvard University.
A host of colleges and universities have given honorary degrees to Ms.
www.oprah.com /obc/pastbooks/toni_morrison/obc_pb_19980116_bio.jhtml   (418 words)

 Tolkien Society Links Page
Marquette University and Wheaton College (the Marion E. Wade Centre).
An Illustrated Tolkien Bibliography: A complete illustrated listing of the published works of JRR Tolkien - a collector's guide - from his poetry in the school magazine, to The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and beyond.
A list of links on Anglo-Saxon studies in general (scroll up the page), and specifically on language and learning Old English: http://members.aol.com/heroicage1/as.htm#lang.
www.tolkiensociety.org /links.html   (4275 words)

 Ten Years Later
One price the United States has paid for security is a significant decrease in foreign students at our colleges and universities, effectively preventing young people from all over the world from meeting one another and building bridges between warring ideologies.
Foreign attendance is now down by more than a third from what it was in 2001, resulting in the closing or consolidation of some graduate programs in science and engineering, and producing severe budget cuts in others.
This meant that if a gun buyer subsequently turned up on the new Integrated Watch List, or was discovered by law-enforcement officials to be a felon or a suspected terrorist, when government authorities tried to investigate the sale, the record of the purchase would already be on the way to the shredder.
www.theatlantic.com /doc/prem/200501/clarke   (13217 words)

 Science Central - Mathematrix
Can be enjoyed by anyone, from individuals with little or no math background to professors of the subject.
): The annual journal of the Archimedeans, the mathematical society of the University of Cambridge.
): Mathematical Spectrum is a magazine for students and teachers of mathematics in universities, colleges and schools worldwide.
www.sciencecentral.com /site/492655   (255 words)

 Records and Information Management Resource List
This list of 4855 links, in 308 categories, to records management organizations, information, and other related sites was last updated on January 26, 2002 at 07:49 (ET)
Colleges & Universities RM Degree Producing - Argentina
Colleges & Universities RM Degree Producing - South Korea
www.geocities.com /infomgmt_resource_list/websites.htm   (954 words)

 Buddhism/Zen. Books: Complete, Annotated List.
This book, although fiction, was based ont eh Buddha's life and i found to be very helpful, as well as enjoyable.
It has a list of religions in the back of the book and then a list of leaders for those religions.
You then look up the person by their last name and it will have a short summary of their work and contributions to the particular religion with which they are affiliated.
www.stthomas.edu /justpeace/Budzen24.htm   (7533 words)

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