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Should one be inclined to search, there is a plethora of titles published on this subject since the end of World War II.
One of our era’s most popular artists and a leading art critic take us on a tour from cave paintings to computer drawings.
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It is easy to guess that the author of An Anarchy of Chilies, Caz Hildebrand, is also a book designer.
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“Playing to the Gods is a useful entry into the careers and lives of these two extraordinary artists.”
There have been two excellent, lengthy biographies of director-choreographer Jerome Robbins: Deborah Jowitt’s Jerome Robbins and Amanda Vaill’s Somewhere: A Life of Jerome Robbins
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“a very accomplished piece of sport history and a very good read for any fan of the game.”
“My aim in this book,” writes Polish historian Adam Zamoyski in his captivating new biography of Napoleon Bonaparte, “is not to justify or condemn, but to piece together his life . . .
In the 21st century, Americans take for granted that U.S. presidents exercise broad war-making powers. U.S.
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National security correspondent for the Washington Post Greg Miller has written an up-to-date account of Donald Trump, Putin’s Russia, and the subversion of American democracy.
Somewhere in the middle of this revelatory and emotionally powerful memoir by Sally Field, she unpacks a story that is a case study in what Hollywood’s casting couch was like, even for an actress w
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