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“Young children are likely to connect with this book on several levels.”
Sven-Eric Liedman’s A World to Win: The Life and Works of Karl Marx, is a remarkable and timely contribution and achievement.
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In 1997 Eugène Delacroix (1798–1863) scholar Barthélémy Jobert published a monograph to honor the 200th birthday of this perplexing 19th century painter.
The myths and allure of The Beat poets continues to intoxicate.
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What happens when the world’s greatest mystery writer is asked to solve a real murder? Not exactly what you would expect.
“Alice Sparberg Alexiou makes us miss the Bowery— more than we ever knew we could.”
“These poems glow with interiority—profound, intense, spiritual.”
What can we learn about the current president of the United States from his children?
“a powerful book that delves deep into a seriously deranged mind.”
“let’s also turn back to myth, reframing our scientific narrative within the history of the stories we tell ourselves about what we’re still trying to understand.”
In 1346 Edward of Woodstock commanded the frontline at the Battle of Crécy, his father King Edward III of England, intentionally left him unsupported to win the battle, so he could “earn his spurs”
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Learning a new language can be daunting, but Chineasy for Children makes it fun, if not exactly easy.
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“an unsettling resonance that more triumphantly framed survivor stories rarely achieve.”
“Never Lost Again is an enjoyable and enlightening read.”