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  • Allan Shivers

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    men and women to serve in their government that have stood out from the rest. Allan Shivers has been one of those men who have stuck out not only as a sore thumb, but even more as one of Texas greatest politicians. Even though his come down from politics was a rough road, his accomplishments more than equal out a bad reputation. From rags to riches, he is a landmark in the lone star state. Allan Shivers was born Robert Allan Shivers on October 7, 1907 in Lufkin, Texas. He grew up in an area known as

  • Biography: Gary Allan Biography

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    of California, Gary Allan, burst onto the country music scene in 1996 with the release of his gold-certified debut album, used hear for sale. His sound was a mix of traditional and contemporary, and he brought a fresh edge and originality that proved an immediate hit with country fans. A tireless and captivating performer with an uncompromising and honest attitude about the music he makes, Allan has carved out a wonderful career that shows no signs of slowing down. Gary Allan was born on December

  • Edgar Allan Poe

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    For my research paper I have chosen Edgar Allan Poe as my author. I have selected this author because I really enjoy reading his work. I have read a lot of his work: The Raven, The Mask of the Red Death, Annabel Lee, The Cask of Amontidallo, The Fall of the House of the Usher, Eleonora. I really enjoy reading his work because they are full of mystery. He portrays a great feeling of darkness in all his works. He was one of the authors we focused a lot during my junior and senior year. When I was

  • Edgar Allan Poe

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    Have you ever heard of Edgar Allan Poe, the poet of darkness and fright? Well what your about to read will send you back in time to the age of Edgar Allan Poe himself and how he came to be. This will tell you about who he was before he became known as the writer and poet. Although Poe is famous for his books, he was also the editor of many magazines before he began his writing career. It will tell you of his dark and mysterious past and some of the possible ways he died. So step in and lets

  • Edgar Allan Poe

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    Edgar Allan Poe was an author with great writing ability. His writing would have no substance if it had not been for the horrific life that he lived. Poe's writings completely encompassed the major disasters in his life, especially the many deaths he experienced in his family and his struggle with alcoholism. Edgar Allan Poe’s life was full of many difficulties especially in his early years. He was born in Boston on January 19, 1809. From his father deserting the family, to his mother dying of

  • Edgar Allan Poe

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    Edgar Allan Poe, on Sunday October 7, 1849. In Massachusetts on the 19th day of January in the year 1809, Edgar Poe was born to actress Elizabeth Arnold Hopkins Poe and actor David Poe Junior, making him an older brother to Rosalie Poe, and a younger one to William Henry Leonard Poe. Poe may, perchance, have been named after a character in the play that his parents were performing that year. He was never formally adopted, however, Edgar Poe was renamed Edgar Allan Poe when the John Allan family

  • Edgan Allan Poe

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    Edgar allan poe lived in a time when Americans were feuding between each other . Many pieces of poes literature is influenced by the time period he lived in. Edgar allan poe wrote about his surroundings and how the world was affected by it.poe has a lot of controversial ideas that is portrayed in most of his writings ,poems, and also his short stories. Edgar allan poe was an writer influenced his surroundings. Edgar allan poe lived in a time where the termole began to grow exponentially between

  • Edgar Allan Poe

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    Edgar Allan Poe was a man considered by many to be the personification of Death. He is regarded as a true American Genius whose works seized and frightened the minds of millions. However, Poe greatly differed from other acclaimed authors of his time. He had a unique writing style that completely altered the reality surrounding his readers. Rather than touch their hearts with lovable fictional characters he found a way of expressing himself that no other author had at the time. Poe’s combination

  • edgar allan poe

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    Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe was born on January 19, 1809 in Boston, Massachusetts. He was the son of two poor touring actors, Elizabeth Arnold Poe and David Poe Jr. The Poes traveled around to many different theaters, playing many different roles. While his mother was a well-known actor, his father was not, and was usually drunk during performances. David Poe abandoned his family when Edgar was about two and the rest of the Poe family left for Richmond, Virginia. Edgar’s mother died of tuberculosis

  • Edgar Allan Poe

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    “Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary…” The words we have all heard at least one. The Raven was Edgar Allan Poe’s most famous poem, among many other pieces. His writings depict a life of painful order, which reflect him and his experiences very well. In fact, he is most well known for writing morbid stories and gruesome poems. Poe’s disturbing childhood and ongoing life influenced his dark style and promoted his legacy. Poe was born in Boston on January 19, 1809 to a pair