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10 Days In A Madhouse Annotated

Pub Date : 2015-11-08 | Author : Nellie Bly | Publisher : Golgotha Press

ISBN 10 : 9781629174549
ISBN 13 : 1629174548

In 1887, an ambitious journalist named Nellie Bly went on an undercover assignment to disclose the mistreatment of women at the Women's Lunatic Asylum on Blackwell's Island. The st..


The Collected Works Of Nellie Bly Annotated

Pub Date : 2015-11-08 | Author : Nellie Bly | Publisher : Golgotha Press

ISBN 10 : 9781629174532
ISBN 13 : 162917453X

By the age of 16, Nellie Bly was writing for a major newspaper; by 21 she was living in Mexico as a foreign correspondent; and before she was 30 she had travelled around the world...


Gracefully Insane

Pub Date : 2009-07-21 | Author : Alex Beam | Publisher : PublicAffairs

ISBN 10 : 9780786750368
ISBN 13 : 0786750367

Its landscaped ground, chosen by Frederick Law Olmsted and dotted with Tudor mansions, could belong to a New England prep school. There are no fences, no guards, no locked gates. B..


Six Months In Mexico

Pub Date : 2015-07-02 | Author : Nellie Bly | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 9786051766294
ISBN 13 : 6051766294

One wintry night I bade my few journalistic friends adieu, and, accompanied by my mother, started on my way to Mexico. Only a few months previous I had become a newspaper woman. I ..


The Madhouse Effect

Pub Date : 2016-10-11 | Author : Michael E. Mann | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231541817
ISBN 13 : 0231541813

The award winning climate scientist Michael E. Mann and the Pulitzer Prize–winning political cartoonist Tom Toles have fought at the frontlines of climate denialism for most of t..


Bedlam

Pub Date : 2009-12-01 | Author : Catharine Arnold | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9781847390004
ISBN 13 : 1847390005

The mad have always been with us. Bethlehem Hospital, or `Bedlam' as it became in cockney slang, is the world's oldest psychiatric hospital. Founded in 1247 it developed from a ram..


Im Westen Nichts Neues

Pub Date : 1984-11-15 | Author : Erich Maria Remarque | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134972050
ISBN 13 : 1134972059

The full German text of Remarque's 1929 novel is accompanied by German-English vocabulary. Notes and a detailed introduction in English put the work in its social and historical co..