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The Job, the Man, the Boss (Paperback) Loot Price: R282
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The Job, the Man, the Boss (Paperback): Katherine Melvina Huntsinger Blackford

The Job, the Man, the Boss (Paperback)

Katherine Melvina Huntsinger Blackford

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt: ...resourcefulness, and aggressiveness required of blonds. Their respiration, digestion, circulation, and elimination are all slower and more moderate than in the blond. Since size has not been necessary for their survival, they do not incline to be so large as blonds; nor are they so active, so quick, or in any way physically so positive. Brunettes require less food and breathe less oxygen than blonds. Since all physical processes of brunettes are slower, they expend their energy less rapidly, and are therefore more enduring. They do not become ill so quickly, but are more subject to chronic diseases. Because his environment has not required it, and because of his negative physical nature, the brunette is not so bold, not so aggressive, not so recklessly indifferent to consequences as the blond. For these reasons, and because his mode of life as well as his climate has tended to sameness, the brunette is more conservative, more constant. In keeping with all of these qualities, the brunette does not seek the limelight, crowds, dominating position, and excitement, but prefers a few friends, well beloved, a quiet home, the affection of his family and pets, and an opportunity to enjoy the beauties of nature. Because the brunette has not been compelled to give all of his time and energy to a struggle for his life with harsh material conditions, he has evolved a tendency to introspection, to the development of philosophy, religion, mysteries, and other products of metaphysical and spiritual activities. It is significant that Christianity, Buddhism, Confucianism, and Mohammedanism--the four principal religions of the world--have their origin and their most devoted adherents among brunette peoples. ORIENT AND OCCIDENT The difference between the Orient and...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2012
First published: July 2012
Authors: Katherine Melvina Huntsinger Blackford
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 56
ISBN-13: 978-1-150-16571-9
Categories: Books > Humanities > History
Books > Humanities > History > General
Books > History > General
LSN: 1-150-16571-5
Barcode: 9781150165719

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