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A quiet adjustment

Benjamin Markovits

A quiet adjustment

by Benjamin Markovits

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations),
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBenjamin Markovits
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3613.A7543 Q54 2008b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination328 p. ;
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24901466M
    ISBN 100571233341
    ISBN 109780571233342
    LC Control Number2008378588
    OCLC/WorldCa174129954

    Byron’s life is revisited in a stylized fictional portrait that focuses less on the brilliant poet, more on the impossible husband. Markovits (Imposture, , etc.) shifts his scrutiny to Annabella Milbanke, Byron’s the perceptive year-old, who has turned down five proposals and is blessed with youth, beauty and “an unimpeachable goodness,” comes to accept an approach from Author: Benjamin Markovits. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking is a non-fiction book written by Susan argues that modern Western culture misunderstands and undervalues the traits and capabilities of introverted people, leading to "a colossal waste of talent, energy, and happiness".. The book presents a history of how Western culture transformed from a culture of character to Author: Susan Cain.

      1-Sentence-Summary: Quiet shows the slow rise of the extrovert ideal for success throughout the 20th century, while making a case for the underappreciated power of introverts and showing up new ways for both forces to cooperate. Read in: 4 minutes. Favorite quote from the author: Here goes another book by a top TED speaker. Susan Cain’s talk. "A first-rate example of a literary historical novel."—Regan Upshaw, San Francisco ChronicleIn his "Byron trilogy," Benjamin Markovits lovingly reinvents the nineteenth-century novel, true to its perfect prose, penetrating insight, and simmering ed by the actual biography of Lord Byron—the greatest literary figure and most notorious sex symbol of his age—Markovits re.

    SUSAN CAIN is the co-founder of Quiet Revolution LLC and the author of the award-winning New York Times bestseller QUIET: The Power of Introverts in A World That Can’t Stop Talking, which has been translated into thirty-six languages, has appeared on many “Best of” lists, and was named the #1 best book of the year by Fast Company magazine, which also named Cain one of its Most Creative /5(7K).   A quiet adjustment by Benjamin Markovits; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Triangles (Interpersonal relations); People: Anne Isabella Milbanke Byron Byron Baroness (), Augusta Leigh (), George Gordon Byron Byron Baron ().


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Ive seen Susan Cains Ted Talks, video and knew I would have to read her book, it was just a matter of fitting it into my schedule/5(K). A Quiet Adjustment by Benjamin Markovits is a heart-rending novel of the infamous literary ménage à trois between Byron, his wife - and his sister.

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