Son Of Power
Hardcover, John Wiley & Sons, 1995, ISBN13 9780471132660, ISBN10 0471132667
Follows the lives of the wealthy and powerful family that built one of the largest private corporations in the world despite an epic, decades-long feud, discussing their corporate, social, philosophical, and political ambitions.
"I am Black," Jane Lazarre's son tells her. "I have a Jewish mother, but I am not 'biracial.' That term is meaningless to me." In this moving memoir, Jane Lazarre, the white Jewish mother of now adult Black sons, offers a powerful meditation on motherhood and racism in America as she tells the story of how she came to understand the experiences of her African American husband, their growing sons, and their extended family.
Hardcover, John Wiley & Sons, 2004, ISBN13 9780471653585, ISBN10 0471653586
Yolande of Aragon is one of the most intriguing of late medieval queens who contrived to be everywhere and nowhere, operating seamlessly from backstage and center stage. She is acknowledged as having been shrewd and intelligent - an ï ½ï ½ï ½ï ½ï ½ï ½ï ½ï ½ï ½minence grise whose political and diplomatic agency secured the throne of France for her son-in-law, Charles VII.
In December 2010, a revolution began in Tunisia that rocked the Arab world and ripped up the political rulebook of the Middle East. For generations, power in the Arab world has been monopolized by monarchs or military men. The idea of dynastic power had become so deeply entrenched that, in the twenty-first century, presidents began to act like kings and appoint their sons to succeed them.
Over 5,000 assorted pieces - K'NEX Thrill Rides Son of Serpent Coaster consists of 5,374 premium-quality pieces, including plastic rods and connectors that attach to build a customizable roller coaster that can stand up to 5 feet, 7 inches high. It also includes a 53-foot tube-styled track, five coaster cars, and 14 K'NEXmen figure riders. Motorized construction toy - This building set is powered by three chain lifts with a battery-powered motor that gives life and action to the K'NEX rods, connectors, and pieces.