History & Criticism

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“Churchill: The Statesman as Artist is a comprehensive assembly of Churchill’s contributions as an artist as critical to, yet distinct from, his legendary role as

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Readers of the English language might take one look at words such as Cwmystradllyn, Tre’r Ceiri, Moelwynion, Gwastadnant, and Llanfairpwllgwyngyll and turn around, hands in the ai

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Taking its name from the iconic 1973 Martin Scorsese film, Mean Streets: NYC 1970–1985, this book by Edward Grazda captures the city in all its manic energy. In 1970 Mr.

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“a fascinating, stirring, and well-researched tale with insights into the thinking and lives of flawed people.”

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50 Contemporary Photographers You Should Know is meant to be a Who’s Who of current influential photographers with the assumption that anyone who cares about contemporary photogra

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“an entirely convincing portrait of an entirely unconventional and brilliant individual.”

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“a remarkably insightful book—a wonderful, small format gem bursting with illuminating concepts and images.”

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“As always Buruma is a reporter first; he does not argue a particular side without citation and witness.

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“Transfigurations is a photo essay collection that strives to reveal transgender people as persons who have chosen to undergo major surgery to become what they believe they should