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Our mothers

Irene Clephane

Our mothers

a cavalcade in pictures, quotation and description of late Victorian women 1870-1900

by Irene Clephane

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Published by Gollancz .
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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Alan Bott; text by Irene Clephane.
ContributionsBott, Alan.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20086583M

Follow it he did, and his book Our Sacred Maíz Is Our Mother changes the way we look at Mexican Americans. Not so much peoples created as a result of war or invasion, they are people of the corn, connected through a seven-thousand-year old maíz culture to other Indigenous inhabitants of the continent.   We are born of love; Love is our mother. — Rumi (read more Rumi quotes) A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. – Victor Hugo. Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. – Barbara Kingsolver. That strong mother doesn’t tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get : Flavia Medrut.

  In Our Mothers’ House, by Patricia Polacco, is a children’s book about three adopted children and their two mothers. In response to complaints from a subset of parents that the book “normalizes a lifestyle we don’t agree with,” Davis School District in Utah has instructed its elementary school librarians to remove all copies of the book from the library shelves and .   Until recently, however, readers who were in search of our mothers' libraries had to travel to London to buy the now, luckily, Virago Modern Classics are distributed here by .

The essay collection In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens: Womanist Prose gathers nonfiction that Alice Walker, a novelist, short-story writer, and poet, wrote between and It includes. Unfortunately, the analysis is as slim as the book itself. Roberts sets her rather general tone by dividing the book into the generic roles women may play, beginning with sister and moving through politician—her mother was noted congresswoman Lindy Boggs—mechanic first class, friend, wife, and mother/daughter, among : Cokie Roberts.


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This is the revised and expanded edition of Teresa N. Washington's groundbreaking book Our Mothers, Our Powers, Our Texts: Manifestations of Aje in Africana Literature. In Yoruba language and culture, Aje signifies both a phenomenal spiritual power and Cited by: Our Mothers, Ourselves is a biblical, realistic, and empowering route to wholeness and growth, to deeper and more satisfying bonds with your family, friends, and spouse - and to a new, healthier way of relating to your mother.

This book was previously titled The Mom Our mothers book. Our Mothers' Spirits is a collection of personal narratives in which each man tells the story of his mother's life and death. For it is only upon death that we are enabled to see life as a whole. A highly emotional event whether we are 12 years old or 50 years old, a mother's demise causes us to question our values, our reasons for existence/5(4).

Our Mothers, Ourselves is a biblical, realistic, and empowering route to wholeness and growth, to deeper and more satisfying bonds with your family, friends, and spouse - and to a new, healthier way of relating to your mother.

This book was previously titled The Mom Factor.4/5. Cokie Roberts was a political commentator for ABC News and NPR. She won countless awards and in was named a “Living Legend” by the Library of Congress.

She was the author of the New York Times bestsellers We Are Our Mothers’ Daughters, Founding Mothers, Ladies of Liberty, and, with her husband, the journalist Steven V. Roberts, From This Day Forward and Our 4/4(2). Emily Yellin, Our mothers book $26 (p) ISBN We Are Our Mothers' Daughters.

In this bestselling collection of essays, renowned news correspondent Cokie Roberts examines the nature of women's roles, from mother to mechanic, sister to soldier, through the illuminating lens of her personal experience/5. In Our Mothers' House is a lovely book, written, according to the little Holiday visits from the children's gnocchi-making Nonna, homemade costumes and family trick-or-treating at Halloween, and exciting block parties with their diverse neighbors, filled their days with fun/5.

Nancy Wilson has been a pastor's wife and homemaker in Moscow, Idaho for more than thirty years. She is the author of a number of books including True Companion, Building Her House, The Fruit of Her Hands, and Praise Her in the Gates, and a regular contributor to She and her husband Douglas have three children and seventeen grandchildren, which makes /5(4).

The back cover of Dr. Brenda Hunter’s book The Power of Mother Love casts a vision for moms: “Mother love shapes cultures and individuals. While most mothers know that their love and emotional availability are vital to their children’s well-being, many of us do not understand the profound and long-lasting impact we have in developing our young children’s.

Our Mothers' War is an eye-opening and moving portrait of women during World War II, a war that forever transformed the way women participate in American society. Never before has the vast range of women's experiences during this pivotal era been brought together in one book.

Now, Our Mothers' War re-creates what American women from all walks of life /5(9). Before They Were Our Mothers. likes 1 talking about this. An anthology of 15 women sharing personal histories of world events from the late 5/5(5). In Jack Clayton's "Our Mother's House" (), a family of seven children decide not to report their mother's death from illness for fear of being sent to an orphanage.

Instead, they bury their mother in the garden of their large family home and continue life as ed by: Jack Clayton. Our Mothers' War is a stunning and unprecedented portrait of women during World War II, a war that forever transformed the way women participate in American society. Never before has the vast range of American women's experience during this pivotal era been brought together in one book/5(77).

We Are Our Mothers’ Daughters profiles successful women from varied walks of life—sister and soldier, politician and athlete, reporter and scientist. Did you feel a connection with some of the women profiled in the book. How do the experiences of the women profiled in the book reflect the wider changes our society has undergone.

A. Katherine Grieb's essential books on Paul are: Paul and His Letters (second edition), The Writings of St. Paul, Our Mother Saint Paul, Rereading Paul Together: Protestant and Catholic Perspectives on Justification, and A Shorter Commentary on Romans.

Read her comments here. Emmeline is a book by Judith Rossner. Published inEmmeline details the local legend of a woman who becomes ostracized by everyone in her hometown in Maine after a shocking, long-held secret becomes : Judith Rossner.

The Northwest is Our Mother is a scholarly, thoroughly researched, historically accurate and completely engaging account of the Metis nation - and this book is also medicine. Reading it feels like healing. Its pages raise the true story above the lies that have been told to us and about our Metis Nation.” (Katherena Vermette, bestselling author of The Break)/5(35).

Emily Yellin's Our Mother's War is one a several books claiming to be the first or only complete report on the many roles America's women's played during the course of World War II.

Ms Yellin's version is well research and addresses a surprising long list/5. Hooray for all the moms in our lives. Hooray for the mothers, grandmothers, godmothers, stepmothers, mothers-in-law, aunts, wives, partners, sisters, friends, fellow moms, mentors and women who love with a mother’s heart.

Our Mothers' War is an eye-opening and moving portrait of women during World War II, a war that forever transformed the way women participate in American society. Never before has the vast range of women's experiences during this pivotal era been brought together in one book.

Now, Our Mothers' War re-creates what American women from all walks of life were doing Released on: Ma Our mothers' grief: racial ethnic women and the maintenance of families Bonnie Thornton Dill Center for Research on Women, Memphis State University, - Family & Relationships - .Published inIn Search of Our Mothers' Gardens: Womanist Prose is a collection composed of 36 separate pieces written by Alice Walker.

The essays, articles, reviews, statements, and speeches were written between and Many are based on her understanding of "womanist" theory. Walker defines "womanist" at the beginning of the collection as "A black Author: Alice Walker.