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The New Gypsy Caravan

Author : Timothy Lemke
ISBN : 9781430302704
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 33.67 MB
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The New Gypsy Caravan book on how to build a travel trailer that is based on the design of a Gypsy Caravan. The book includes measured drawings, photographs and assembly instructions on how to build a caravan mountable to a conventional utility trailer and is capable of being towed by a small car. The background and history of the Gypsy caravan are also included.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

The Gypsy Caravan

Author : David Malvinni
ISBN : 9781135879150
Genre : Music
File Size : 67.93 MB
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A formidable challenge to the study of Roma (Gypsy) music is the muddle of fact and fiction in determining identity. This book investigates "Gypsy music" as a marked and marketable exotic substance, and as a site of active cultural negotiation and appropriation between the real Roma and the idealized Gypsies of the Western imagination. David Malvinni studies specific composers-including Liszt, Brahms, Rachmaninov, Janacek, and Bartók-whose work takes up contested and varied configurations of Gypsy music. The music of these composers is considered alongside contemporary debates over popular music and film, as Malvinni argues that Gypsiness remains impervious to empirical revelations about the "real" Roma.
Category: Music

Travelling Art

Author : Gordon Thorburn
ISBN : 0752455028
Genre : Canal-boats
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Travelling art
Category: Canal-boats

Gypsy Caravans

Author : E. Alan Jones
ISBN : 0950739901
Genre : Caravans, Romani
File Size : 53.79 MB
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Category: Caravans, Romani

Gypsy Caravan

Author : Harold D. Carew
ISBN : UIUC:30112004671563
Genre :
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Gypsy Caravan

Author : Frederick Cowles
ISBN : OCLC:14526754
Genre : Romanies
File Size : 86.41 MB
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Category: Romanies

Gypsy

Author : Moon Grotto
ISBN : 1492829889
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Acting Book
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The English Gypsy Caravan

Author : C. H. Ward-Jackson
ISBN : IND:39000005587329
Genre : Caravans, Romani
File Size : 26.60 MB
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Category: Caravans, Romani

Gypsy Caravan Sites

Author :
ISBN : OCLC:1083524555
Genre : Housing policy
File Size : 59.67 MB
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Category: Housing policy

Romani Culture And Gypsy Identity

Author : Thomas Alan Acton
ISBN : 0900458763
Genre : Social Science
File Size : 82.90 MB
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Romany culture is perhaps the most Indo-European of all. The ancestors of the Gypsies left India around 1000 years ago and mixed with every culture on the way to produce a variety of Romany dialects and well-known cultural achievements from Hungarian Gypsy music to the English Gypsy caravan. Such images somehow co-exist, however, with continuous persecution.
Category: Social Science

In Perfect Timing

Author : Peter Caddy
ISBN : 9781844098668
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
File Size : 81.59 MB
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Peter Caddy gave himself completely and unconditionally to life, embracing it with zest, courage and delight. There was nothing otherworldly about Peter. He was a man of action who thoroughly enjoyed taking on a challenge -- the greater the better. Whether serving in the wartime RAF, climbing the Himalayas in Tibet, managing a luxury hotel on spiritual principles or running a New Age community, he climbed every mountain God put in front of him. He married five times and fathered six children. As a consequence, his life reads like an adventure novel: it is a ripping good yarn, which is all the more powerful because it is true.
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

The Story Of Caravans International

Author : Andrew Jenkinson
ISBN : 9781445668659
Genre : Transportation
File Size : 42.38 MB
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The changing fortunes of the largest UK producer of caravans and motorhomes
Category: Transportation

Romani Routes

Author : Carol Silverman
ISBN : 9780199913350
Genre : Music
File Size : 25.54 MB
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Now that the political and economic plight of European Roma and the popularity of their music are objects of international attention, Romani Routes provides a timely and insightful view into Romani communities both in their home countries and in the diaspora. Over the past two decades, a steady stream of recordings, videos, feature films, festivals, and concerts has presented the music of Balkan Gypsies, or Roma, to Western audiences, who have greeted them with exceptional enthusiasm. Yet, as author Carol Silverman notes, Roma are revered as musicians and reviled as people. In this book, Silverman introduces readers to the people and cultures who produce this music, offering a sensitive and incisive analysis of how Romani musicians address the challenges of discrimination. Focusing on southeastern Europe then moving to the diaspora, her book examines the music within Romani communities, the lives and careers of outstanding musicians, and the marketing of music in the electronic media and "world music" concert circuit. Silverman touches on the way that the Roma exemplify many qualities--adaptability, cultural hybridity, transnationalism--that are taken to characterize late modern experience. And rather than just celebrating these qualities, she presents the musicians as complicated, pragmatic individuals who work creatively within the many constraints that inform their lives.
Category: Music

Count Of Gypsy Caravans

Author : RSL Social Research
ISBN : OCLC:1101223058
Genre : Romanies
File Size : 69.25 MB
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Category: Romanies

Freewheeling Homes

Author : David Pearson
ISBN : 1931498032
Genre : Architecture
File Size : 69.75 MB
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The House that Jack Built Series Everyone has, at some point in their lives, entertained fantasies about spending some time--a few days, weeks, months, or years--in a home on wheels--whether a simple holiday caravan or a traditional horse-drawn gypsy vardo. What is the attraction? It's that special combination: the freedom to go where you want when you want, and that wonderful feeling of cozy self-containedness. The independence to follow your own star has a timeless appeal for all of us. Now, as an addition to the highly acclaimed The House that Jack Built series, comes this delightful colorful guide, Freewheeling Homes, which describes a range of original and inspiring customized examples from wheeled-home enthusiasts all around the world. These vary from converted trucks, buses, and ambulances to old rail wagons and lovingly restored deluxe airstream trailers from the United States. After these creative craftspeople have told their own heart-felt stories, the book then goes on to explain how you can custom-make your own wheeled home to your individual tastes and requirements. Providing inspiration plus practical tips, Freewheeling Homes is the perfect companion to making your long-held dreams a reality, whether you are a humble beginner or proficient expert. You really can create your own wheeled home--a personal space with soul and spirit.
Category: Architecture

Gypsy And Traveller Sites Thirteenth Report Of Session

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ISBN : 021502009X
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The Committee's report examines the provision and management of Gypsy and Traveller sites within England, focusing on the following aspects: current provision and location of sites; demand for, and use of sites; existing funding arrangements; the Gypsy Site Refurbishment Grant scheme; site characteristics and facilities; management of unauthorised camping; and ODPM statistical information on caravans, sites and families. The Committee's report notes the contradictory views held about Gypsies and Travellers, and the public opposition to their encampment in local areas for fear, whether real or not, of crime and anti-social behaviour. In light of this, the report seeks to assess the extent of problems faced both by Gypsies and Travellers and the settled community, and suggests ways to reduce the conflict, misery and nuisance being caused. Recommendations made include, due to the lack of sites available, that the Government should re-introduce a statutory requirement for local authorities to provide suitable accommodation, based on an assessment of need at regional level, and funded through a capital grant.
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The New Yorker Theater And Other Scenes From A Life At The Movies

Author : Toby Talbot
ISBN : 9780231519823
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
File Size : 57.71 MB
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The nation didn't know it, but 1960 would change American film forever, and the revolution would occur nowhere near a Hollywood set. With the opening of the New Yorker Theater, a cinema located at the heart of Manhattan's Upper West Side, cutting-edge films from around the world were screened for an eager audience, including the city's most influential producers, directors, critics, and writers. Woody Allen, Martin Scorsese, Susan Sontag, Andrew Sarris, and Pauline Kael, among many others, would make the New Yorker their home, trusting in the owners' impeccable taste and incorporating much of what they viewed into their work. In this irresistible memoir, Toby Talbot, co-owner and proud "matron" of the New Yorker Theater, reveals the story behind Manhattan's wild and wonderful affair with art-house film. With her husband Dan, Talbot showcased a range of eclectic films, introducing French New Wave and New German cinema, along with other groundbreaking genres and styles. As Vietnam protests and the struggle for civil rights raged outside, the Talbots also took the lead in distributing political films, such as Bernard Bertolucci's Before the Revolution, and documentaries, such as Shoah and Point of Order. Talbot enhances her stories with selections from the New Yorker's essential archives, including program notes by Jack Kerouac, Jules Feiffer, Peter Bogdanovich, Jonas Mekas, Jack Gelber, and Harold Humes. These artifacts testify to the deeply engaged and collaborative spirit behind each showing, and they illuminate the myriad and often entertaining aspects of theater operation. All in all, Talbot's tales capture the highs and lows of a thrilling era in filmmaking.
Category: Biography & Autobiography