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  • Publisher : The Creative Company
  • Release : 14 August 2022
  • ISBN : 158341584X
  • Page : 32 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 10 voters

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A seemingly ordinary village participates in a yearly lottery to determine a sacrificial victim.

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The Lottery

The Lottery
  • Author : Shirley Jackson
  • Publisher : The Creative Company
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 158341584X
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A seemingly ordinary village participates in a yearly lottery to determine a sacrificial victim.

Lottery and Other Stories

Lottery and Other Stories
  • Author : Shirley Jackson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1976
  • ISBN : 0848803698
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The Lottery, one of the most terrifying stories written in this century, created a sensation when it was first published in The New Yorker. "Power and haunting," and "nights of unrest" were typical reader responses. This collection, the only one to appear during Shirley Jackson's lifetime, unites "The Lottery:" with twenty-four equally unusual stories. Together they demonstrate Jack son's remarkable range--from the hilarious to the truly horrible--and power as a storyteller.

The Lottery Wars

The Lottery Wars
  • Author : Matthew Sweeney
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2009-07-01
  • ISBN : 9781608191079
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Despite the infinitesimal odds, more than half of Americans admit to occasionally playing the lottery. We wait on long lines and give up our coffee breaks. We scratch tickets, win, and spend the winnings on more scratch tickets. We play our "lucky" numbers, week in and week out. In a country where gambling is ostensibly illegal, this is a strange state of affairs. In colonial Jamestown, the first lottery was created despite conservative opposition to the vice of gambling. Now, 42

The Little Black Book of Scams

The Little Black Book of Scams
  • Author : Industry Canada,Competition Bureau Canada
  • Publisher : Competition Bureau Canada
  • Release Date : 2014-03-10
  • ISBN : 9781100232409
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The Canadian edition of The Little Black Book of Scams is a compact and easy to use reference guide filled with information Canadians can use to protect themselves against a variety of common scams. It debunks common myths about scams, provides contact information for reporting a scam to the correct authority, and offers a step-by-step guide for scam victims to reduce their losses and avoid becoming repeat victims. Consumers and businesses can consult The Little Black Book of Scams to

A Guide to the Lottery; Or the Laws of Chance ... Applied to the Solution of a Variety of Curious Questions Relating to Cards, Dice, Lotteries, Etc. Likewise the Whole Business of Insuring Tickets in the State Lottery ... Explained ... To which is Added a Companion for the Draught-Player, Containing Thirty Select Games, Etc

A Guide to the Lottery; Or the Laws of Chance ... Applied to the Solution of a Variety of Curious Questions Relating to Cards, Dice, Lotteries, Etc. Likewise the Whole Business of Insuring Tickets in the State Lottery ... Explained ... To which is Added a Companion for the Draught-Player, Containing Thirty Select Games, Etc
  • Author : W. PAINTER (Writer on Games of Skill and Chance.)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1787
  • ISBN : BL:A0025702129
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The Lottery and Other Stories

The Lottery and Other Stories
  • Author : Shirley Jackson
  • Publisher : McClelland & Stewart
  • Release Date : 2016-01-05
  • ISBN : 9781551999531
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The first short story collection by Shirley Jackson, featuring one of her most celebrated works. The only collection of Jackson’s short fiction to be published in her lifetime, it contains 25 stories, of which "The Lottery" is the most famous. When it was published in The New Yorker, it elicited an unprecedented stream of interest, both positive and negative, from its readers. It is a haunting take of the darker side of small town America, and one of Jackson’s

The Lottery

The Lottery
  • Author : Shirley Jackson,Brainerd Duffield
  • Publisher : Dramatic Publishing
  • Release Date : 1953
  • ISBN : 0871292645
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Black Political Activism and the Cuban Republic

Black Political Activism and the Cuban Republic
  • Author : Melina Pappademos
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2011-09-19
  • ISBN : 0807869171
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While it was not until 1871 that slavery in Cuba was finally abolished, African-descended people had high hopes for legal, social, and economic advancement as the republican period started. In Black Political Activism and the Cuban Republic, Melina Pappademos analyzes the racial politics and culture of black civic and political activists during the Cuban Republic. The path to equality, Pappademos reveals, was often stymied by successive political and economic crises, patronage politics, and profound racial tensions. In the face of these

Lottery Wars

Lottery Wars
  • Author : Randy Bobbitt
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2007
  • ISBN : 0739117386
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Randy Bobbitt examines the political debates and underlying communications strategies over proposed state lotteries that took place in the Southeastern United States between 1986 and 2005. Based on research from thousands of media articles, government documents, and interviews with politicians, religious leaders, and journalists,Lottery Wars brings the history of state lotteries and the persuasive strategies used to debate them up to date.

Learn How to Increase Your Chances of Winning the Lottery

Learn How to Increase Your Chances of Winning the Lottery
  • Author : Richard Lustig
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2010
  • ISBN : 9781452077468
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In his book, Richard discusses the ins and outs and dos and don'ts of buying lottery tickets to increase your chances of winning. He has created a method that he and members of his family use that has enabled them to WIN several lottery game GRAND prizes. This is a very easy to use method and will work with any type lottery games (scratch tickets or number games) in any state or country. Here are some quotes from people who

Running the Numbers

Running the Numbers
  • Author : Matthew Vaz
  • Publisher : Historical Studies of Urban Am
  • Release Date : 2020
  • ISBN : 9780226690445
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"Strictly and widely illegal, the most common manifestations of urban gambling were once "the numbers game" and "policy," in which people would place daily bets on random numbers, through community institutions, such as newsstands and barbershops. Gambling became one of the largest economic activities and sources of employment in some nonwhite neighborhoods-and therefore it drew intense police interest. Some of the most corrupt and blatantly discriminatory police actions centered on gambling and its practitioners. The state's interest doomed urban gambling,

State Lotteries

State Lotteries
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Intergovernmental Relations
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1985
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105063202605
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Equal Educational Opportunity

Equal Educational Opportunity
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1970
  • ISBN : UIUC:30112111032147
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Behavioral Economics

Behavioral Economics
  • Author : Edward Cartwright
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-01-23
  • ISBN : 9781351600026
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Over the last few decades behavioral economics has revolutionized the discipline. It has done so by putting the human back into economics, by recognizing that people sometimes make mistakes, care about others and are generally not as cold and calculating as economists have traditionally assumed. The results have been exciting and fascinating, and have fundamentally changed the way we look at economic behavior. This textbook introduces all the key results and insights of behavioral economics to a student audience. Ideas

Universal Preschool

Universal Preschool
  • Author : Brenda K. Bushouse
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 2009-03-05
  • ISBN : 0791493873
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Examines recent trends in state-funded preschool education.