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by Sue Anderson
Yesterday, 4:04 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO: Letters to a Friend by John Muir - kiki
Replies: 9
Views: 117

Re: SOLO: Letters to a Friend by John Muir - kiki

Hi Paul, Section #1 is PL OK! :thumbs: Great start!
by Sue Anderson
April 1st, 2020, 5:00 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

Hello, Author: James J. Walsh (1865-1942) Title: Neurotic Asthma And The Will URL to text: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/37109/37109-h/37109-h.htm#207 Since this collection is nearly finished, I thought I would post a recording to be used for the next collection, if possible. Here it is: https://l...
by Sue Anderson
March 31st, 2020, 4:30 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO: Letters to a Friend by John Muir - kiki
Replies: 9
Views: 117

Re: SOLO: Letters to a Friend by John Muir - kiki

Hi Paul and Kristine, This book of Muir's letters will be a great addition to the LibriVox catalog! :D I'm looking forward to DPLing!
by Sue Anderson
March 28th, 2020, 5:03 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

Here's "The Ideal House" by Robert Louis Stevenson, found in his Essays of Travel (chapter 7, page 199): https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/627. 13:54 https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf073_idealhouse_stevenson_pf_128kb.mp3 Stevenson lived briefly in my town, Monterey, California, wher...
by Sue Anderson
March 28th, 2020, 3:10 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

"Pan-Turanism" by T. Lothrop Stoddard https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=hvd.32044055308886&view=2up&seq=8&size=125 https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf073_panturanism_stoddard_ks_128kb.mp3 (30:01) Thank you, Kevin, for your contribution to volume 073! :) Here are a few comments g...
by Sue Anderson
March 27th, 2020, 2:20 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

I guess you can put "until 1466" in the title, but that's not the end of the Poland-Order wars, the way I remember it from school, although I haven't yet checked if Prutz talks about the later period. If I recall correctly, the last war between the two came in 1520. EDIT: And here's a map of the ar...
by Sue Anderson
March 27th, 2020, 12:45 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

I've left the title open for the present until I, or preferably you, can come up with something descriptive but a bit shorter... Maybe "The struggle between the Teutonic Order and Poland continues"? This of course ignores the Scandinavia and Russia-related parts of the section... Could we put a "fi...
by Sue Anderson
March 27th, 2020, 11:01 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

The story of the Order and Poland continues... https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf073_transformation_prutz_pn81_128kb.mp3 duration 35:20 Title: The Transformation of Northeastern Germany Through the German-Polish Wars. The History of Scandinavia to the second half of the fifteenth ce...
by Sue Anderson
March 27th, 2020, 4:02 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

Hello, Here is another contribution: Author: Charles Kingsley (1819-1875) Title: Dark Times Author: Charles Creighton (1847-1927). Title: Plague In Ireland In The Tutor Period Best regards, Chad Many thanks, Chad, for these two contributions! :) Edit: Chad, Piotr has offered you a little help here;...
by Sue Anderson
March 26th, 2020, 4:33 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

Many thanks, April! :) A reflection most appropriate for the times...
by Sue Anderson
March 26th, 2020, 11:12 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

Hi, Here is my 2nd contribution to vol. 073: "Martha Maxwell, Taxidermist, at the Centennial Exposition (1876) , by Mary Dartt Pages 5-9 and 15 (bottom paragraph) to page 21. 19:09 https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf073_maxwell_dartt_sa_128kb.mp3 https://archive.org/details/onplainsam...
by Sue Anderson
March 25th, 2020, 4:57 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

Hi, I recorded something interesting (though that's debatable). Title: Chapter XVII Inca Land: Explorations in the Highlands of Peru Author: Hiram Bingham Original Text: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/10772 (Jump to Chapter XVII) Audio: (22:19) https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf07...
by Sue Anderson
March 22nd, 2020, 6:33 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

Piotrek81 wrote:
March 22nd, 2020, 6:15 am
Actually the title of this one is "Northern Europe and the Swiss Confederation in the Fourteenth Century". Sorry, I forgot to mention that.
So be it! :)
by Sue Anderson
March 22nd, 2020, 6:07 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo
Replies: 76
Views: 1010

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 073 - jo

Remember Hanseatic League, Teutonic Order and Poland? We're picking up when we stopped: https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf073_northerneurope_prutz_pn81_128kb.mp3 Duration 38:53 This brought back high school memories :D Also, the character of Winkelried mentioned towards the end feat...