He Whistler

The Whistler

The Whistler

Lacy Stoltz is an investigator for the Florida Board on Judicial Conduct. She is a lawyer, not a cop, and it is her job to respond to complaints dealing with judicial misconduct. After nine years with the Board, she knows that most problems are caused by incompetence, not corruption. But a corruption case eventually crosses her desk. A previously disbarred lawyer is back in business with a new identity. He now goes by the name Greg Myers, and he claims to know of a Florida judge who has stolen more money than all other crooked judges combined. And not just crooked judges in Florida. All judges, from all states, and throughout U.S. history. What the source of the ill-gotten gains? It seems the judge was secretly involved with the construction of a large casino on Native American land. The Coast Mafia financed the casino and is now helping itself to a sizable skim of each month's cash. The judge is getting a cut and looking the other way. It's a sweet deal: Everyone is making money. But now Greg wants to put a stop to it. His only client is a person who knows the truth and wants to blow the whistle and collect millions under Florida law. Greg files a complaint with the Board on Judicial Conduct, and the case is assigned to Lacy Stoltz, who immediately suspects that this one could be dangerous. Dangerous is one thing. Deadly is something else.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : John Grisham
Publisher : Bantam
Release : 2017-07-11
Total Pages : 432 Pages
ISBN : 9781101967676


Only In Whistler

Only In Whistler

For several weeks in February, the eyes of the world will be on Whistler, BC, as it hosts the 2010 Olympic Winter Games and the appetite for a story to go with the place will be extreme. Stephen Vogler has that story, and in this book he tells it fully for the first time. Vogler is one of those rare Whistlerites who actually grew up in Whistler and he has for some years been running a one-man crusade as writer, broadcaster and author of books to prove his hometown is not only a bona fide community, but a uniquely interesting one. Whistler begins in the days when the town had a mere 500 year-round residents who referred to weekend visitors as "turkeys" or "gorbies." His parents were old-school European alpinists who had given up a comfortable life in Vancouver so they could teach their children how to yodel and schuss in an appropriate setting. People like them, with names like Ples and Wilhelmsen, had developed the ski hill in the 1960s and together formed one of Whistler's founding cultures. The other founding culture was a swarming, partying mass of snow-hippies who lived rent-free in rough squatters' shacks and liked marijuana as much as they didn"t like wearing clothes. Their "high" spirits melded with the soberer tradition of the transplanted Tyroleans to produce a hybrid "only in Whistler" character that is equally devoted to serious skiing and unserious living. It was no accident that the first Whistlerite to win an Olympic gold medal also tested positive for cannabis, and successfully defended himself by arguing that just breathing the air in his hometown was enough to put him over the limit. If anybody doubts that story, they won't after reading Only in Whistler: Tales of a Mountain Town.

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Genre : History
Author : Stephen Vogler
Publisher : Harbour Publishing Company
Release : 2009
Total Pages : 240 Pages
ISBN : 1550175041


The Life Of James Mcneill Whistler

The Life Of James Mcneill Whistler

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Genre : Painters
Author : Elizabeth Robins Pennell
Publisher :
Release : 1909
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015014424942


The Life Of James Mcneill Whistler

The Life Of James Mcneill Whistler

"The Life of James McNeill Whistler" by Elizabeth Robins Pennell, Joseph Pennell. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : Elizabeth Robins Pennell
Publisher : Good Press
Release : 2019-12-09
Total Pages : 6036 Pages
ISBN : EAN:4064066217327


The Whistler Book

The Whistler Book

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Genre : Artists
Author : Sadakichi Hartmann
Publisher :
Release : 1910
Total Pages : 272 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015005462349


Whistler

Whistler

A biography of James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) that dispels the popular notion of Whistler as merely a combative, eccentric and unrelenting publicity seeker, a man as renowned for his public feuds with Oscar Wilde and John Ruskin as for the iconic portrait of his mother.

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Daniel E. Sutherland
Publisher : Yale University Press
Release : 2014-03-04
Total Pages : 440 Pages
ISBN : 9780300203462


Whistler As I Knew Him

Whistler As I Knew Him

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Genre : Painters
Author : Mortimer Menpes
Publisher :
Release : 1905
Total Pages : 153 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015008317383


Whistler

Whistler

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Author : K. L. Savage
Publisher :
Release : 2021-08-06
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 1952500648


The Outlook

The Outlook

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Genre : United States
Author :
Publisher :
Release : 1909
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : UCAL:B2989235


The English Illustrated Magazine

The English Illustrated Magazine

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Author :
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Release : 1908
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015056059770