Fiction: ‘Women Talking,’ by Miriam Toews, Is a Mennonite #MeToo Novel

In an isolated religious community, some of the men have been raping the women for years. When they are finally arrested, the women must decide what to do next.
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Books of The Times: In ‘Women Talking,’ Miriam Toews Ponders Punishment and Justice After Horrifying Crimes

Toews’s eighth book was inspired by a real-life series of attacks in a Mennonite community.
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Miriam Haskell Jewelry

Miriam Haskell Jewelry


Miriam Haskell began selling beautiful costume jewelry in 1926, and her company continues to the present. The jewelry that bears her name is highly sought after and the prices keep spiraling up. Claims abound that this is a Miriam Haskell, but is it a Miriam Haskell? This important new book gives collectors the key information to make intelligent buying decisions. It provides specific details on the art, design, style, materials, construction, and signatures, all vital to the identification and dating of Haskell jewelry. It also dispels many of the myths that allow wanna-bes and fakes to flourish. Over 600 beautiful color photographs display the most extensive collection of Haskell jewelry ever brought together. The jewelry is categorized by designer, specifying notable eras. The text provides notations on innovations, style preferences, and in-depth descriptions pointing to key Haskell identifiers. Readers, from casual admirers to serious collectors and dealers, will find in this comprehensive book the essential information and breathtaking pictures they seek.

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