Nonfiction

Author(s):
Genre(s):
Reviewed by: 

“a beautiful if hefty volume that will serve well as a fundamental study of de Kooning.”

Author(s):
Genre(s):
Reviewed by: 

“These poems breathe an uneasy luminescence into the language of poetry.”

Reviewed by: 

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

Reviewed by: 

". . . bound to be a starting point for further research into minority groups in the U.S. and abroad."

Reviewed by: 

One of the worst possible experiences in wartime is being captured and becoming a prisoner of war (POW).

Reviewed by: 

13 Art Materials Children Should Know is the latest installment to Prestel’s Children Should Know series.

Author(s):
Genre(s):
Reviewed by: 

“Horse enthusiasts regularly experience the ways in which horses uplift and save us, giving meaning and peace . . .”

Reviewed by: 

Three of the most recognized letters in sport today are CTE, representing the brain disease, chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Dr.

Reviewed by: 

“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

Author(s):
Genre(s):
Reviewed by: 

“The author’s assertion that Guadalcanal, not Midway, was the turning point of the Pacific War is hard to dispute . . .”

Reviewed by: 

Good Wives and Warriors, aka Becky Bolton and Louise Chappell, let out all the stops in this highly imaginative coloring book.

Reviewed by: 

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.   

Reviewed by: 

". . . an elaborate manual that also serves as a dictionary and glossary for haute couture embellishments."

Reviewed by: 

"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

Reviewed by: 

“An excellent, if terrifying, must-read . . .”

Author(s):
Genre(s):
Reviewed by: 

" . . . provides tips and cues readers may use to increase their own level of curiosity."

 

Reviewed by: 

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.

Reviewed by: 

“Elizabeth Warren continues to be a forceful advocate for the needs of ordinary, hard-working Americans . . .”

Reviewed by: 

“highly entertaining and easy to read. . . . despite its length and sheer poundage in paperback is unputdownable. Bravo . . .”

Author(s):
Genre(s):
Reviewed by: 

“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 . . .”

Reviewed by: 

“an eminently readable story that further emphasizes and demonstrates the mettle of the Greatest Generation.”  

Reviewed by: 

“Beautiful Bodies is highly recommended for people who struggle with eating disorders, the people who love them, and the public at large . . .”

Reviewed by: 

". . . might be the most informative, useful book on trauma treatment . . ."

Reviewed by: 

“a solid introductory volume to anyone wishing to learn about America’s airborne forces in World War II . . .”

Reviewed by: 

“This book falls short of providing practical and achievable suggestions for achieving the goal of protecting people from sex classification based discrimination.”

Pages