In 1936 San Francisco, eighteen-year-old Willa MacCarthy is bound for the convent. But when she discovers her love of medicine, she will defy her family and work with a female doctor to care for those building the Golden Gate Bridge.
Author: Amy Trueblood
Publisher: North Star Editions, Inc.
Category: Young Adult Fiction
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Author: Gregg G Brown
... of his having been here , except what lives in the melancholy remembrance of
poor Maria ; and there seems to be nothing in sympathy with her , in her
disappointment and grief , but the moaning of the wave , as it dies on the broken
Author: Walter COLTON
There'll be a howling among the rocks afore yon get Ben altered his course with a
great effort , and forced round the first point , that ' ud take your breath ; besides ,
a passage to the broken shore . He was too busy in when the winds begin to ...
Category: Women's periodicals
What ? ” exclaimed Ben , fiercely , “ at hume ! " clouds , Miss Agnes , has got a
good many unroofed “ No doubt she left her boat in some cove and went housen '
, and shipwrecks , and trees broken in two , and home along the shore ...
Category: Women's periodicals
... on soft and alluring tints , soon to be northward , as far as the eye could see ,
lost , however , as the sun grew clear , and lay the open ocean . The only
distance by whiter light robbed the scene of most not sky or sea was the broken
Category: American literature
With lulling gale and joyful song , They coast the broken shore along , And reach
the promised land ! “ O , day of darkness , doubt , and fears , When round that
rock the scalding tears , First fell in grateful prayer ; The Indian , famine , winter's ...
Author: Oliver Alden Taylor
Category: Christian biography
Effect of the broken shore line . The value of this form of power in its sum for the
State is indefinitely increased by the great length and broken outline of our shore
, which , as before remarked , is extended to the estimated length of 2,000 to ...
Author: Maine. Hydrographic Survey
Category: Hydraulic engineering
CHAPTER VIII . OUT OF THE STORM . Ben altered his course with a great effort ,
and forced a passage to the broken shore . He was too busy in preserving his
boat from being dashed upon the rocks , to remark with what eager selfishness
Author: Ann Sophia Stephens
Category: American fiction
But what can we place , where the shore was high and the do ? ... bones of giants
, on the broken shore . ... calm stole over him , as he looked past ' Well , François ,
I will come for a lit- the island where the lake seemed shoretle while .
Author: Edward Livermore Burlingame
Category: American periodicals
From these villages there possesses no particular interest . but ranges towards
Redding Point a porit commands a delightful view over phyritic rock , yritic rock ,
which Sir H . De la the broken shore and azure waters Beche is inclined to refer
Author: Thomas Clifton Paris
The broken shore dimly defined and grey in the early morning , but now softened
by the sunlight , transformed into a thousand happy tints ; the rough green - clad
mountain - side gleams like emeralds set in marble ; the golden sands of the sea
Author: Hiram Erastus Butler
There was the broken shore . There were the hills and the mountains . There
were the oak woods and Olympus ; the grottoes and the whispering groves of
myrtle ; the cerulean sky and the hexametric pulse of the soft seas falling on the
Author: George Washington Julian
Category: Antislavery movements
On England ' s vile inhuman shore who stand , Whose gallant spirits now are
known too late , The foul reproach and ... For broken shores beneath our lee
appear ; Meanwhile the master ' s voice again they heard , But that ' s remote ,
Author: Thomas Campbell
Category: English poetry
At present it is mere child's play , and we reach without difficulty the broken shore
that forms the foot of the mountain of Sodom . Here we breathe freely ; and here ,
from the bottom of our hearts , thank Providence for the evident protection that ...
Author: Louis Félicien Joseph Caignart de Saulcy
Now the features of the broken shore passed her by in moving panorama ;
rugged scalps and broken headlands , the blue water aglow with glancing
mirrored tints from alternate tufts of broom and showers of golden furze ; great
slabs of pink ...
Author: Philip Cresswell