“a beautiful if hefty volume that will serve well as a fundamental study of de Kooning.”
“These poems breathe an uneasy luminescence into the language of poetry.”
Although many consider that the modernist period of literature began just prior to the start of the 20th century and continued into the 1960s, and included many familiar names, it is the year 1922
". . . bound to be a starting point for further research into minority groups in the U.S. and abroad."
One of the worst possible experiences in wartime is being captured and becoming a prisoner of war (POW).
13 Art Materials Children Should Know is the latest installment to Prestel’s Children Should Know series.
“Horse enthusiasts regularly experience the ways in which horses uplift and save us, giving meaning and peace . . .”
Three of the most recognized letters in sport today are CTE, representing the brain disease, chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Dr.
“If everybody always lies to you, the consequence is not that you believe the lies, but rather that nobody believes anything any longer.”—Hanna Arendt
“The author’s assertion that Guadalcanal, not Midway, was the turning point of the Pacific War is hard to dispute . . .”
Good Wives and Warriors, aka Becky Bolton and Louise Chappell, let out all the stops in this highly imaginative coloring book.
The idea that there couldn’t possibly be another book focused on maison Christian Dior has been shattered in grand style with the release of Dior: The Collections.
". . . an elaborate manual that also serves as a dictionary and glossary for haute couture embellishments."
"Kepel skilfully knits together the threads of unemployment in France’s urban departements and how fake news and conspiracy theories help to quickly move the process of radicalizat
“An excellent, if terrifying, must-read . . .”
" . . . provides tips and cues readers may use to increase their own level of curiosity."
Ever since the election results of 2016, millions of American liberals, moderates, and even a few “establishment” Republicans have lived in a type of mental limbo.
“Elizabeth Warren continues to be a forceful advocate for the needs of ordinary, hard-working Americans . . .”
“highly entertaining and easy to read. . . . despite its length and sheer poundage in paperback is unputdownable. Bravo . . .”
“Cuba: This Moment, Exactly So is a feast for the eyes and all the senses, celebrating the human spirit exulting in the sheer joy of living . . .”
“an eminently readable story that further emphasizes and demonstrates the mettle of the Greatest Generation.”
“Beautiful Bodies is highly recommended for people who struggle with eating disorders, the people who love them, and the public at large . . .”
". . . might be the most informative, useful book on trauma treatment . . ."
“a solid introductory volume to anyone wishing to learn about America’s airborne forces in World War II . . .”
“This book falls short of providing practical and achievable suggestions for achieving the goal of protecting people from sex classification based discrimination.”