KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON - Summarized for Busy People

KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON - Summarized for Busy People
The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI: Based on the Book by David Grann

by Goldmine Reads

  • Publisher : Goldmine Reads
  • Release : 2017-10-03
  • Pages : 37
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This book summary and analysis was created for individuals who want to extract the essential contents and are too busy to go through the full version. This book is not intended to replace the original book. Instead, we highly encourage you to buy the full version. During the 1920s, the world's wealthiest people per capita were the Osage Indians of Oklahoma. Upon the discovery of oil underneath their lands, they built their own mansions, were driven around by chauffeurs in their own automobiles, and enrolled their children to expensive European schools. That is, until the richest of them were killed off one by one. It was evident that the primary target had been the family of one female Osage member named Mollie Burkhart—her sister was shot and her mother poisoned. The deaths in Mollie Burkhart's family mark the beginning of a series of gruesome murders, each Osage death just as suspicious as the last. Set in what remains of the Wild West—where oilmen like J. P. Getty himself had secured his immense fortune—those who had the guts to uncover the mysteries of the Osage murders had their fates sealed just as well. The FBI finally took over the case when the body count rose to over two dozen. The investigation was the Bureau's first big homicide case, and they had botched it well. Young J. Edgar Hoover was director at the time, and he was desperate. He sought the help of Tom White, a former Texas Ranger, to resolve the case once and for all. White assembled a team of undercover agents, including the Bureau's sole American Indian agent. The team infiltrated the county, knowing full well that being compromised will cost them their lives. White, the agents, and the Osage come together to reveal the truth behind one of America's most sordid conspiracies throughout history. Killers of the Flower Moon sheds light on the long-kept conspiracy that ordered the murder of more than two dozens of Osage members. David Grann's narrative nonfiction is based upon several years of deep research and shocking new evidence. Each piece of information throughout the Bureau's investigation is a step deeper into an intricate web of cover-ups. More importantly, Killers of the Flower Moon illustrates the prejudice and antipathy towards Native Americans which granted the murderers and conspirators impunity all those years ago—even up to this day. Wait no more, take action and get this book now!

HIDDEN FIGURES - Summarized for Busy People

HIDDEN FIGURES - Summarized for Busy People
The American Dream and the Untold Story of the African-American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race: Based on the Book by Margot Lee Shetterly

by Goldmine Reads

  • Publisher : Goldmine Reads
  • Release : 2017-03-19
  • Pages : 90
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This book summary and analysis was created for individuals who want to extract the essential contents and are too busy to go through the full version. This book is not intended to replace the original book. Instead, we highly encourage you to buy the full version. In Hidden Figures, Margot Lee Shetterly reveals the real-life stories of Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Christine Darden — the black women of NASA who braved the insurmountable and conquered the impossible. Even with Virginia's Jim Crow imposing segregation laws, these four African-American women defied the odds against both racial discrimination and gender bias. They were among Langley's all-black "West Computing", a group of women who proved invaluable in the pursuit of both the triumph over the Soviet Union and America's dominion on the race to the heavens. Behind John Glenn's orbital flight and Neil Armstrong's iconic moonwalk were these exceptional "human computers". Armed with slide rules, papers, and pencils, they created satellite, rocket, and airplane designs and helped guarantee the nation's victory in World War II, the Cold War, the Civil Rights Movement, and the Space Race. Margot Lee Shetterly's Hidden Figures is a three-decade chronicle of the intertwining lives of the four women as they formed friendships, fought for equality, rose above obstacles, and transformed their lives as well as America's future. Wait no more, take action and get this book now!

YELLOW CROCUS - Summarized for Busy People

YELLOW CROCUS - Summarized for Busy People
Based on the Book by Laila Ibrahim

by Goldmine Reads

  • Publisher : Goldmine Reads
  • Release : 2017-11-14
  • Pages : 82
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This book summary and analysis was created for individuals who want to extract the essential contents and are too busy to go through the full version. This book is not intended to replace the original book. Instead, we highly encourage you to buy the full version. A few moments after birth, Lisbeth is taken from the arms of her mother and immediately handed to those of a black wet nurse named Mattie. Mattie is a slave, and upon the orders of her master, she is forced to leave her own child and care for another. Lisbeth and Mattie then form an unlikely bond that grows only stronger through the years. Lisbeth comes to know a life of privilege and affluence, but neither is enough to ease away the loneliness brought by the company of her subservient mother and indifferent father. Over time, Mattie becomes more like family to her than her own flesh and blood. Their hearts grow even closer—their bond even stronger—with every visit to the quarters of the slaves as well as their warm, welcoming community. Laila Ibrahim's Yellow Crocus is a story set in the turbulent mid-1850s—a period when tensions are high and the country is at the brink of change. It tells of the bond between two women from opposite worlds—a love that is undimmed by time, unbound by race. Wait no more, take action and get this book now!

THE GLASS CASTLE- Summarized for Busy People

THE GLASS CASTLE- Summarized for Busy People
A Memoir: Based on the Book by Jeannette Walls

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  • Publisher : Goldmine Reads
  • Release : 2017-08-20
  • Pages : 84
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This book summary and analysis is created for individuals who want to extract the essential contents and are too busy to go through the full version. This book is not intended to replace the original book. Instead, we highly encourage you to buy the full version. Jeannette Walls' The Glass Castle is a memoir of unbreakable spirit and salvation: an account of the life of a dysfunctional yet oddly vivacious family. When sober, Jeannette's father was creative and ambitious. He taught them geology, physics, and how to take on life without doubt or fear. When drunk, he was untruthful and violent. Meanwhile, Jeannette's mother was indifferent and free-spirited. She detested the concept of domesticity, and she disliked the responsibility that came with raising children. Jeannette and her siblings were compelled to look after themselves and fend for one another. Together, they endured. When they had settled in New York, their parents followed—not minding the fact that they had nowhere to stay—just so they could come together as a family once again. Wait no more, take action and get this book now!

SMALL GREAT THINGS – Summarized for Busy People

SMALL GREAT THINGS – Summarized for Busy People
A Novel: Based on the Book by Jodi Picoult

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  • Publisher : Goldmine Reads
  • Release : 2017-08-16
  • Pages : 71
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This book summary and analysis is created for individuals who want to extract the essential contents and are too busy to go through the full version. This book is not intended to replace the original book. Instead, we highly encourage you to buy the full version. Ruth Jefferson is nurse at a hospital in Connecticut. She is considerably well-trained, with more than two decades of experience in labor and delivery. During one of her shifts, she performs a check-up on one newborn, only to be told moments later that she had been relieved of her duty and reassigned to a new patient. As it turns out, the newborn's parents are white supremacists, and they explicitly requested that Ruth, a black woman, not touch their baby. The hospital grants the request, but the following day, when Ruth is left alone in the nursery, the baby goes into cardiac arrest. Does Ruth obey the parents' wishes or does she try to save the child? Ruth was found by her superior idling, doing nothing to save the baby. The parents of the newborn charge Ruth with a serious crime. A white public defender named Kennedy McQuarrie takes Ruth's case, but she insists on not playing the race card in the courtroom. A conflicted Ruth strives to keep the life she has with her son at home as normal as she could. Both Ruth and Kennedy struggle to gain one another's trust, and they eventually discover that everything they know about themselves and others as well might just be not quite right. Small Great Things proves to be an outstanding achievement in tackling issues about race, prejudice, privilege, and justice. Raw, witty, and brutally honest—Jodi Picoult refuses to shy away from delicate matters and boldly states what the world needs to hear. Wait no more, take action and get this book now!

A MAN CALLED OVE - Summarized for Busy People

A MAN CALLED OVE - Summarized for Busy People
A Novel: Based on the Book by Fredrik Backman

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  • Release : 2017-07-31
  • Pages : 63
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This book summary and analysis is created for individuals who want to extract the essential contents and are too busy to go through the full version. This book is not intended to replace the original book. Instead, we highly encourage you to buy the full version. Ove is "the bitter neighbor from hell." He is the cranky stickler—the curmudgeon who points his fingers and scowls at the people he detests. If Ove dislikes you, he will make it known. Grouchy as Ove's exterior may be, inside is a heart softened by his past. So when friendly Patrick and Parvaneh, along with their two friendly young daughters, move in one November morning and accidentally knock over Ove's mailbox, a wacky yet heartwarming tale unfolds. A Man Called Ove is a story of unlikely friendships, bedraggled cats, and the unknown art of backing up trailers. Fredrik Backman masterfully tells how all these will shake a grumpy old man and his local neighborhood to their cores. Wait no more, take action and get this book now!

Press Summary - Illinois Information Service

Press Summary - Illinois Information Service
A Book

by Illinois. Information Service

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1985
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Comfort

Comfort
The Key to Happiness and Success in Over a Million and a Quarter Homes

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1891
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The Illustrated London News

The Illustrated London News
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1863
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Book Review Digest

Book Review Digest
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1997
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals

Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals
A Book

by Library of Congress. Copyright Office

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1956
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Catalog of Copyright Entries

Catalog of Copyright Entries
A Book

by Library of Congress. Copyright Office

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1956
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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On Cassette

On Cassette
A Comprehensive Bibliography of Spoken Word Audiocassettes

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1991
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Books

Books
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1943-03
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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What Do I Read Next? 2003

What Do I Read Next? 2003
A Book

by Neil Barron,Daniel S. Burt,Tom Barton

  • Publisher : Gale / Cengage Learning
  • Release : 2004
  • Pages : 667
  • ISBN : 9780787661823
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Provides synopses for over 1,500 titles of current popular fiction and recommends other books by such criteria as authors, characters portrayed, time period, geographical setting, or genre

Christian Nation

Christian Nation
"righteousness Exalteth a Nation".

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1898
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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