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John Sloan's Oil Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonné

John Sloan's Oil Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonné

John Sloan

Descriptions and histories of the 1,265 oils by John Sloan (1871-1951), more than 1,000 of which are illustrated. Includes critical commentary, the artist's own comments, and an analysis of Sloan's work and his role in American painting.
John Sloan's New York Scene: From the Diaries, Notes and ...

John Sloan's New York Scene: From the Diaries, Notes and ...

John Sloan

John French Sloan (August 2, 1871 - September 7, 1951) was a U.S. artist.
Pat Sloan's Take the Fear Out of Color

Pat Sloan's Take the Fear Out of Color

Pat Sloan

In this newest edition of Pat Sloan's School House series, you'll gain the know-how to comfortably create colorful quilts without stressing over your fabric choices!
An Avid's Guide to Sixties Songwriters

An Avid's Guide to Sixties Songwriters

Peter Dunbavan

At this time Lou Adler had formed Dunhill Records and taken Sloan and Barri with him as staff writers and producers. Perhaps the pair's success deterred the label from promoting Sloan's solo efforts as they didn't want to lose him. Sloan was ...
Berry Hill Quilts

Berry Hill Quilts

Pat Sloan

Quilters can discover designer Pat Sloan's World of Berry Hill while creating one of her six whimsical applique projects. Pat Sloan's designs for this leaflet incorporate her Brambleberry Farm line of fabrics from P&B Textiles.
Alfred Hitchcock: A Filmography and Bibliography

Alfred Hitchcock: A Filmography and Bibliography

Jane E. Sloan

. . . There is no complete index to Hitchcock's career like this one and critics and historians will mine Sloan's work with enormous profit. . .
John Sloan's Socialist Illustrations for the "Coming Nation".

John Sloan's Socialist Illustrations for the "Coming Nation".

Andrea Yvonne Phillips

This study will explore the development of Sloan's political beliefs and how he placed his artistic talents in the service of Socialism.
Me Island

Me Island

Angelo J. I

Donald Sloan had bushy eyebrows, ... thick black frames and his leathery complexion made it difficult to guess his age with any accuracy, but if he was a good friend of my grandfather's, Donald Sloan must have been in his early seventies.
Learn to Machine Quilt with Pat Sloan

Learn to Machine Quilt with Pat Sloan

Pat Sloan

Machine quilting instructions for free-motion swirls, curves, and other shapes. 6 projects.
Tales from Kentucky Doctors

Tales from Kentucky Doctors

William Lynwood Montell

... was not particularly unhappy about this. It struck me that here I was in the twentieth century in 1948, and a baby was making its bed on a tow sack in the corner of a mud-filled hut. Dr. Warren Eugene Sloan, Paducah; recorded by Jane Sloan, ...
Bob Knight: The Unauthorized Biography

Bob Knight: The Unauthorized Biography

Steve Delsohn

Norm Sloan, who was then coaching North Carolina State, and his wife once had breakfast with the Knights in Las Vegas, during the Pizza Hut Annual Classic. “It was very awkward for my wife,” says Sloan. “It was difficult for us because there ...
The ACC Basketball Book of Fame

The ACC Basketball Book of Fame

Dan Collins

Some may not remember, but Coach Norm Sloan's wife Often sang the national anthem before N.C. State's home games. On this occasion, Sloan was left to stare daggers at the student in drag as he stood at midcourt lip—synching, “Oh, say ...
Learn to Applique with Pat Sloan

Learn to Applique with Pat Sloan

Pat Sloan

One of America's most beloved quilting authorities demonstrates to both beginners and advanced quilters the creation of exciting designs that can be made quickly and still look fantastic with the help of machine appliqué. Original.
Louisiana Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the ...

Louisiana Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the ...

Louisiana. Supreme Court

S P. L. Sloan petitioned the Judge of Probates to enregister and make executory the last will and testament of Jane Sloan, deceased, late of Scotland, duly proved according to the laws of that country, and in which he is named one of the ...
New York Scene: 1906-1913 John Sloan

New York Scene: 1906-1913 John Sloan

Preview

" This fascinating, unique, first-person view of New York City is a masterpiece. This edition includes a new introduction by Herbert I. London, providing insight into the social and political vision that animated Sloan's art.
Quilt the Seasons With Pat Sloan

Quilt the Seasons With Pat Sloan

Pat Sloan

This charming collection, featuring spring florals, an Easter Bunny, watermelon slices for summer, an American Flag, fall pumpkins, Christmas gingerbread, and joyful angels, will make every day of the year special!
The ACC Basketball Book of Fame: Duke Edition:

The ACC Basketball Book of Fame: Duke Edition:

Dan Collins

Some may not remember, but Coach Norm Sloan's wife often sang the national anthem before N.C. State's home games. On this occasion, Sloan was left to stare daggers at the student in drag as he stood at midcourt lip—synching, “Oh, say ...
NC State Basketball: 100 Years of Innovation

NC State Basketball: 100 Years of Innovation

Tim Peeler

He was part of a pipeline from the school to Norm Sloan's program in Raleigh. It began with Kenny Carr, and continued with Whitney, Lowe and Dereck Whittenburg, just to name a few. He had a great debut for head coach Norm Sloan's ...
The Wounded Will: Mending Our Wills and Bending Our Wills to ...

The Wounded Will: Mending Our Wills and Bending Our Wills to ...

Copper Louise Sloan

This book is an inspired work, with the intent of unraveling woundedness, that Ms. Sloan asserts we all have, and thereby mending our wills so we can bend our wills to God's will.
Sloan Rules: Alfred P. Sloan and the Triumph of General Motors

Sloan Rules: Alfred P. Sloan and the Triumph of General Motors

David Farber

The life most famous and influencial CEO of General motors is revealed here, focusing on his tenure betwenn 1923 and 1946 as the leader of the nation's largest auto manufacturer. (Business & Finance)
Joyce Wieland's 'The Far Shore'

Joyce Wieland's 'The Far Shore'

Johanne Sloan

Here, Wieland specialist Johanne Sloan offers a fascinating new perspective on The Far Shore, making it more accessible by discussing Wieland's utopian fusion of art and politics, the importance of landscape within Canadian culture, and the ...
Six John Sloan New York Paintings

Six John Sloan New York Paintings

John Sloan

Splendid postcard-size reproductions of South Beach Bathers (1907–8), Sunday, Women Drying Their Hair (1912), A Woman's Work (1912), McSorley's Bar (1912), The City from Greenwich Village (1922), and The Great White Way (1926).
The Minnesota Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings

Sloan MacRae

Sloan MacRae. In this picture, Vikings defensive back Nate Wright tries to stop Larry Csonka of the Miami Dolphins during the Vikings' second Super Bowl. The Vikings football team is based in Minnesota's Minneapolis-St. Paul. 5.
Smarter, Faster, Better: Strategies for Effective, Enduring, ...

Smarter, Faster, Better: Strategies for Effective, Enduring, ...

Karlin Sloan

In this groundbreaking book, acclaimed executive coach Karlin Sloan offers leaders a variety of self-assessments, habits, strategies, and sustainable practices that they can use to become what today’s marketplace demands; smarter, faster, ...
New York Scene: 1906-1913

New York Scene: 1906-1913

John Sloan

Reprint of: John Sloan's New York scene. -- New York: Harper & Row, 1965.
The Los Angeles Lakers (America's Greatest Teams) (Large ...

The Los Angeles Lakers (America's Greatest Teams) (Large ...

Sloan MacRae

Sloan MacRae. LOS ANGELES LAKERS TIMELINE GLOSSARY CELEBRITIES ( seh-LEH-breh-teez) Famous people. CHAMPIONSHIPS (CHAM-pee-un-ships) Games held to. 19.
John Sloan on Drawing and Painting: Gist of Art

John Sloan on Drawing and Painting: Gist of Art

John Sloan

This illustrated, practical record of talks and instructional advice by a member of the "Ashcan School" of American painting discusses line, tone, texture, light and shade, composition, design, space, perspective, related issues.