Five outstanding movie musicals from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer that aren't as well known as famous films like Singin' in the Rain and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.
The Balkan Wars of 1912 and 1913 helped to further drive Turkey and the Ottoman Empire out of Europe. They also contributed to regional tensions that helped lead to World War I.
Christopher Morley's novels Parnassus on Wheels and The Haunted Bookshop are delightful tributes to reading and the art of bookselling.
IBM has recently published three books about technical writing, including a general overview, a style guide, and guidelines for using the DITA authoring process.
Ten great rock albums that were released in 1975, five years after the breakup of the Beatles, and just before the rise of punk, new wave, and disco music.
Clark Gable rose to movie stardom in 1931 while making twelve films with Joan Crawford, Constance Bennett, Wallace Beery, Norma Shearer, Barbara Stanwyck, Greta Garbo, and other famous stars.
Many movies that were released in the 1980s have now become regular parts of the classic film series of movie theaters.
Novelist Joseph Hergesheimer visited Germany, Austria, and Hungary in 1931 to see how they had changed since the war of 1914-1918 (World War I). His findings are in the 1932 nonfiction book Berlin.
Historic theaters have many things that you won't find at the megaplex, including stylish architecture, spacious auditoriums, and unique films.
Books written immediately after the outbreak of World War I in 1914 show how this profound and tragic event immediately affected the world.
The path to free agency in major league baseball included holdouts by famous players, the strengthening of the players' union, and significant arbitration decisions.
Ten interesting but lesser known novels by Sherwood Anderson, Willa Cather, John Steinbeck, Anne Tyler, and other writers.