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The institutions of the Temple in Jerusalem, the cult, and their attendant personnel, primarily the Levites, are a major concern for the Chronicler.
In his famously confessional style, Ginsberg--poet, counterculture icon, and chronicler of the Beat Generation--recounts the road trips, love affairs, and search for personal liberation that led to Howl, the most timeless work of his career.
LANTERNS ON THE PRAIRIE: THE BLACKFEET PHOTOGRAPHS OF WALTER MCCLINTOCK presents Walter McClintock's photos, surveying the works of an 1896 easterner who arrived on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation and found himself a chronicler of Plains Indian life.
Rut Blees Luxemburg is, in some sense, the essential contemporary chronicler of an East London bathed in yellow fluorescent light.
A humanist raised in the Spanish court, who spent his later years in Hispaniola as the crown's royal chronicler, Oviedo consulted official papers about the conquest, interviewed many of the principal actors involved, and used novel methods to describe a new reality overseas within the framework of what Europeans knew up to that time about divine and human history, and the natural world.
Author Peter Morris is a researcher and chronicler of baseball history: he uses primary documents to recreate a lost world and the underlying influences on the rise of baseball as a sport.
Israel, reward and retribution, attitude toward the Persians (the Chronicler "seems relatively content with life under Persian suzerainty, provided that the worship at the temple in Jerusalem is able to continue without restraint"), personal piety, and possible hopes for the future.
The autobiography, designed by Hewlett and ghost-written by Cass Browne, the band's official chronicler, details the rise to fame of the band and its four animated ape-like band members: 2D, Noodle, Murdoc and Russell.
Before The Year of Magical Thinking, Didion made her mark as the preeminent chronicler of Los Angeles at its dirtiest and dreamiest.
She is the chronicler of "vampires, witches and soft-core sado-masochistic encounters (Newsweek Entertainment, Dec.
In them, Bryce pursues the strategy Walter Benjamin ascribed to the chronicler in his "Theses on the Philosophy of History"; that is, the artist narrates without differentiating between major and minor events.
Like another major 19th-century chronicler of America, Walt Whitman, Twain not only contained multitudes but contradicted himself.