Letters to a Young Poet, Rainer Maria Rilke

In late autumn 1902 while a student at the Theresian Military Academy in Wiener Neustadt in Lower Austria, Franz Xaver Kappus was reading Rilke's poetry. He was approached by the academy's chaplain, Horacek. According to Horacek, Rilke had been a pupil years earlier at the academy's lower school at Sankt…

Hospital Babylon, Imogen Edwards-Jones

This book consists of true stories of a day in the life of an Accident and Emergency department, which are based from interviews with doctors, nurses, shrinks, consultants and midwives. As stated in the prologue of this book, the incidents and cases are real but the hospital and character names…