The “encrappification” of America dates back centuries, writes Rutgers University historian Wendy A. Woloson.
“The slave trade persisted in New York in the decades before the Civil War because
the city was the capital of the Southern slave economy.”
“The FBI Way is an important read for every American who values the rule of law and the role of the FBI in its maintenance.”
Michael J. Fox has played several iconic roles in his stellar acting career: his Marty McFly, Alex Keaton, and Mike Flaherty characters bear his indelible stamp.
“An important addition to the growing collection of picture book biographies of women you should know about but probably don’t.”
“should be required reading for anyone wanting to learn intelligence gathering.”
“seeing, feeling, remembering, transforming, articulating what was, what is, what could have been. If only.”
John Galliano states in the Foreword of Vogue: Fantasy & Fashion “you are working with the most talented people in the industry to produce excellence, to create this moment.”
The United States confronts many problems besides an often recalcitrant and myopic Senate.
“Solzhenitsyn and the American Culture should serve as a reminder to those of us in the West that civilization is fragile, that democracy and liberty are forever u
“Timely, well-written, and essential reading.”
“Allport demonstrates vast knowledge of relevant primary and secondary sources and covers a broad range of events and activities.
“‘The whole country knew and still knows: through his lifetime of service to humanity, Thurgood Marshall earned himself the highest tribute.’”
“Dear Ms. Schubert is an admirable addition to international literature, a gift to the English-speaking world . . .”
“Alright, Alright, Alright is targeted at the film’s fans, who should enjoy it.
“Only the far-seeing vision and persistence of those first aviators allowed this new mode of warfare to survive its infancy until the First World War showed that airplanes were not just a n
“To be born in the street means to wander all your life, to be free. It means accident and incident, drama, movement. It means above all dream . . .”
“This book may be titled Sourdough Mania, but it is a true one-stop encyclopedia on sourdough baking, and cooks will find it a valuable addition to their cookbook collection
“a pocket-sized paper embrace that will encourage all readers to find hope when life upends our schemes.”
“Eric Vuillard’s book is an aphoristic masterpiece.
“As a welcome surprise, Seven and a Half Lessons is part self-help book on how to manage our own quirky brains and part manifesto on how to move forward to heal this country’s poli
“A challenging read that illuminates harsh truths of our time.”
Katherine Standefer’s memoir about the medical device that saved her life and her quest to discover what it cost in terms of the environment and human lives starts with a jolt and keeps up the pace
“In Nobody, Oswald has managed to water-bend: she is the magician, and the reader is her entranced audience.”
“David Chang’s Eat a Peach memoir is a brutally honest look at a person’s life, an introspection that will leave you exhausted, humbled, and insp